Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Network Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Virtualisation over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Virtualization
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 383 276 476
Rank change year-on-year -107 +200 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Virtualisation 66 13 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 11 35
10th Percentile £35,000 " "
25th Percentile £48,438 £43,750 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.00% -16.67% +6.67%
75th Percentile £76,750 £58,750 £69,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £76,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +33.33% -12.50%

Network Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,308 7,618 23,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.53% 92.38% 91.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11,170 6,305 19,174
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.14%

Network Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Network Virtualisation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Network Virtualisation in the South East

Network Virtualisation
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the South East.

Salary trend for Network Virtualisation in the South East

Network Virtualisation
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Network Virtualisation in the South East

Network Virtualisation
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Virtualisation within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -72 30 £53,750 +13.16% 1
Berkshire - 24 £55,000 -
Hampshire -111 14 £63,750 +10.87% 4
Surrey - 14 £66,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
East Sussex -38 4 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Network Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Network Virtualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Network Virtualisation.

1 43 (65.15%) Azure
2 38 (57.58%) DevOps
3 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (46.97%) Infrastructure as Code
5 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
6 27 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (40.91%) VMware
6 27 (40.91%) Terraform
7 26 (39.39%) SC Cleared
8 25 (37.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 23 (34.85%) Windows
10 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 21 (31.82%) Azure Key Vault
11 21 (31.82%) ARM Templates
12 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
12 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
12 20 (30.30%) SQL
13 19 (28.79%) OAuth
13 19 (28.79%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (28.79%) Virtual Environments
13 19 (28.79%) OAuth2
14 18 (27.27%) Kubernetes
14 18 (27.27%) ITIL
15 17 (25.76%) Firewall
15 17 (25.76%) Data Centre
16 14 (21.21%) IaaS
16 14 (21.21%) Linux
16 14 (21.21%) Cisco
17 13 (19.70%) VPN
17 13 (19.70%) SAN

Network Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) IIS
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 43 (65.15%) Azure
2 25 (37.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 21 (31.82%) Azure Key Vault
4 14 (21.21%) IaaS
5 12 (18.18%) AWS
6 9 (13.64%) PaaS
7 6 (9.09%) SaaS
8 5 (7.58%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (6.06%) Cloudflare
9 4 (6.06%) Microsoft 365
10 3 (4.55%) Azure Storage
10 3 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (3.03%) OpenShift
12 1 (1.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Firewall
2 13 (19.70%) SAN
2 13 (19.70%) VPN
3 11 (16.67%) Network Security
4 10 (15.15%) DNS
5 7 (10.61%) BGP
5 7 (10.61%) LAN
5 7 (10.61%) MPLS
5 7 (10.61%) OSPF
5 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.61%) WAN
6 5 (7.58%) VLAN
7 4 (6.06%) 2G
7 4 (6.06%) 3G
7 4 (6.06%) 4G
7 4 (6.06%) DMVPN
7 4 (6.06%) EIGRP
7 4 (6.06%) Internet
7 4 (6.06%) IPsec
7 4 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2019
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Gradle
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 12 (18.18%) Social Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
5 2 (3.03%) Military
5 2 (3.03%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) IT Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Principal Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) DBA
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.55%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.55%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) ARM Templates
2 19 (28.79%) OAuth
2 19 (28.79%) OAuth2
3 5 (7.58%) Java EE
4 4 (6.06%) Middleware
5 2 (3.03%) LDAP
6 1 (1.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Private Cloud
3 5 (7.58%) Virtual Team
4 4 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.52%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 14 (21.21%) Linux
4 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (7.58%) Unix
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) DevOps
2 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (46.97%) Infrastructure as Code
4 19 (28.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (28.79%) Virtual Environments
5 18 (27.27%) ITIL
6 13 (19.70%) Configuration Management
7 11 (16.67%) Change Management
8 9 (13.64%) Release Management
9 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.61%) Cloud Operations
10 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
10 7 (10.61%) Project Delivery
10 7 (10.61%) Release Automation
10 7 (10.61%) Security Management
11 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
12 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (6.06%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) SQL
2 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) Java
3 4 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 26 (39.39%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.61%) CCNP
5 6 (9.09%) CCNA
6 3 (4.55%) CCIE
6 3 (4.55%) CEH
6 3 (4.55%) CISA
6 3 (4.55%) CISM
6 3 (4.55%) CISMP
6 3 (4.55%) CISSP
6 3 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (4.55%) Degree
7 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) VMware NSX
4 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.06%) Docker
5 4 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.03%) XenApp
7 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (40.91%) Terraform
2 18 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 7 (10.61%) Ansible
4 4 (6.06%) FortiGate
4 4 (6.06%) Istio
5 3 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
6 2 (3.03%) vRealize
7 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) VMware
2 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.21%) Cisco
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle
4 8 (12.12%) Palo Alto
5 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
5 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.61%) Veeam
6 6 (9.09%) IBM
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix
7 5 (7.58%) F5
7 5 (7.58%) Meraki
8 4 (6.06%) Darktrace
8 4 (6.06%) Forcepoint
8 4 (6.06%) Proofpoint
9 3 (4.55%) Dell
9 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.03%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.52%) EMC
11 1 (1.52%) Riverbed