Period
to 25 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VMware NSX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware NSX over the 6 months to 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 620 866 940
Rank change year-on-year +246 +74 +139
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 96 204 220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.94% 0.88% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 143 198
Median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -18.52% +16.84%
10th Percentile £48,900 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £78,750 £83,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% +26.32%

VMware NSX is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,231 23,182 24,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.67% 17.18% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8,754 19,068 19,839
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VMware NSX as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware NSX.

Salary trend for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware NSX over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware NSX within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 2020. 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
England +213 88 £67,500 +22.73% 38
UK excluding London +179 57 £57,000 +8.57% 30
South East +170 39 £65,000 +9.70% 10
London +239 33 £67,500 +3.85% 9
Work from Home +13 19 £65,000 - 1
North of England +110 10 £51,000 +2.00% 2
North West +99 5 £54,750 +4.29% 1
Yorkshire +80 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Midlands +104 4 £90,000 +41.18% 5
West Midlands +90 2 - - 5
East Midlands - 2 £90,000 -
East of England +138 1 - - 5
South West +95 1 - - 5
Scotland +68 1 - - 3
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, IT jobs citing VMware NSX 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 with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 96 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (59.38%) Firewall
4 49 (51.04%) vSphere
5 40 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 40 (41.67%) VSAN
6 36 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 34 (35.42%) Cisco
8 33 (34.38%) Fortinet
9 31 (32.29%) vRealize
10 30 (31.25%) vCenter Server
11 27 (28.13%) vCloud
11 27 (28.13%) Data Centre
12 26 (27.08%) Palo Alto
13 25 (26.04%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (26.04%) Windows
14 24 (25.00%) Dell
15 23 (23.96%) Migration
16 22 (22.92%) EMC
16 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
17 21 (21.88%) CCNP
17 21 (21.88%) F5
18 20 (20.83%) OSPF
19 19 (19.79%) SAN
19 19 (19.79%) VPN
20 18 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
21 17 (17.71%) DNS
21 17 (17.71%) CCNA
21 17 (17.71%) Active Directory
21 17 (17.71%) ITIL

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.08%) Confluence
2 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) AWS
2 15 (15.63%) Azure
3 6 (6.25%) GCP
4 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.13%) IaaS
5 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.08%) Office 365
5 2 (2.08%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.08%) PaaS
5 2 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (59.38%) Firewall
2 40 (41.67%) VSAN
3 20 (20.83%) OSPF
4 19 (19.79%) SAN
4 19 (19.79%) VPN
5 17 (17.71%) DNS
5 17 (17.71%) WAN
6 16 (16.67%) BGP
7 14 (14.58%) BIG-IP
7 14 (14.58%) Network Security
8 13 (13.54%) DHCP
8 13 (13.54%) Software-Defined Networking
9 12 (12.50%) VoIP
10 11 (11.46%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (9.38%) IPsec
12 8 (8.33%) LAN
13 5 (5.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (5.21%) MPLS
13 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.08%) FishEye
2 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Military
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.04%) Police
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Consultant
2 21 (21.88%) Network Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Architect
4 16 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
5 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (10.42%) Network Architect
6 10 (10.42%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) VMware Architect
7 8 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (7.29%) IT Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Architect
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) Flash
2 1 (1.04%) JSON
2 1 (1.04%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.08%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.08%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.08%) PKI
5 2 (2.08%) Replication
5 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.04%) Windows
2 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2016
3 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2019
4 12 (12.50%) Linux
4 12 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Migration
2 18 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (17.71%) ITIL
4 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (13.54%) IT Strategy
5 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 12 (12.50%) Service Management
6 11 (11.46%) Network Virtualisation
7 9 (9.38%) Network Design
8 8 (8.33%) DevOps
9 7 (7.29%) Presales
10 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.21%) Business Development
11 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
12 4 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.17%) Network Management
12 4 (4.17%) Technical Leadership
13 3 (3.13%) Collaborative Working
13 3 (3.13%) Requirements Workshops
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) Python
2 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.08%) PHP
3 2 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 36 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 25 (26.04%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (21.88%) CCNP
5 17 (17.71%) CCNA
6 11 (11.46%) Degree
7 10 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (9.38%) DV Cleared
9 7 (7.29%) MCP
9 7 (7.29%) MCSA
9 7 (7.29%) MCSE
9 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (6.25%) CCIE
11 5 (5.21%) CCDP
11 5 (5.21%) VCP6
12 4 (4.17%) JNCIA
12 4 (4.17%) JNCIS
13 3 (3.13%) VCAP
14 2 (2.08%) TOGAF Certification
15 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 68 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (51.04%) vSphere
3 27 (28.13%) vCloud
4 17 (17.71%) Active Directory
4 17 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (13.54%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.13%) Docker
9 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (32.29%) vRealize
2 30 (31.25%) vCenter Server
3 15 (15.63%) Ansible
4 8 (8.33%) Terraform
5 5 (5.21%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.17%) Puppet
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (2.08%) Nagios
7 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.08%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.08%) SCCM
7 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.04%) Nessus
8 1 (1.04%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.04%) SCOM
8 1 (1.04%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.04%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (35.42%) Cisco
3 33 (34.38%) Fortinet
4 26 (27.08%) Palo Alto
5 24 (25.00%) Dell
6 22 (22.92%) EMC
6 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
7 21 (21.88%) F5
8 15 (15.63%) SolarWinds
9 11 (11.46%) CheckPoint
9 11 (11.46%) Juniper
10 6 (6.25%) Citrix
10 6 (6.25%) Splunk
11 5 (5.21%) HP
12 4 (4.17%) Brocade
12 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.13%) CommVault
14 2 (2.08%) NetApp
14 2 (2.08%) Oracle
14 2 (2.08%) Radianz