Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1073 1068 1280
Rank change year-on-year -5 +212 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 102 154 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.079% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.64% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 115 12
UK median annual salary £53,500 £67,500 £60,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.74% +12.03% -
10th Percentile £40,500 £36,598 £53,875
90th Percentile £80,625 £84,500 £92,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £55,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year -11.36% -9.09% -

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 22681 24149 25213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.93% 12.45% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19091 20431 20971
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +7.14%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware NSX.

Salary trend for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware NSX over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Top 9 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 23 September 2017. 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 +15 97 £53,500 -23.57% 8
UK excluding London +20 51 £48,750 -11.36% 4
London -1 45 £58,000 -17.14% 4
South East +69 30 £51,250 -24.07% 1
North of England -14 13 £47,500 +3.26%
Yorkshire - 9 £47,500 -
East of England +8 6 £68,750 - 2
North West -36 4 £43,250 -5.98%
South West +5 2 £45,000 -18.18%

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT jobs citing VMware NSX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (50.00%) Windows
4 48 (47.06%) Linux
5 39 (38.24%) Firewall
5 39 (38.24%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (37.25%) Cisco
6 38 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (37.25%) Data Centre
7 31 (30.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (30.39%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (29.41%) Migration
8 30 (29.41%) vRealize
9 29 (28.43%) Unix
10 26 (25.49%) Bash Shell
11 25 (24.51%) CCNP
12 24 (23.53%) Security Cleared
13 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (22.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (22.55%) VPN
13 23 (22.55%) DevOps
14 22 (21.57%) Active Directory
15 21 (20.59%) Juniper
15 21 (20.59%) Oracle
15 21 (20.59%) PowerShell
16 20 (19.61%) vSphere
16 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
17 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
17 19 (18.63%) OSPF
17 19 (18.63%) BGP

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 14 (13.73%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 31 (30.39%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (30.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.84%) SaaS
3 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.88%) Office 365
4 5 (4.90%) IaaS
4 5 (4.90%) PaaS
5 4 (3.92%) CloudBees
5 4 (3.92%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.96%) Akamai
6 2 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (38.24%) Firewall
2 23 (22.55%) VPN
3 19 (18.63%) BGP
3 19 (18.63%) OSPF
3 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
4 18 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (14.71%) IPsec
6 13 (12.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (12.75%) SAN
6 13 (12.75%) Wireless
7 12 (11.76%) MPLS
8 11 (10.78%) Network Security
9 10 (9.80%) NetScaler
10 9 (8.82%) DNS
10 9 (8.82%) HSRP
10 9 (8.82%) IPv4
10 9 (8.82%) IPv6
10 9 (8.82%) Software-Defined Networking
10 9 (8.82%) WAN
10 9 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) MySQL
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) Big Data
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) JIRA
1 5 (4.90%) Redmine
2 4 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Marketing
3 6 (5.88%) Games
3 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.90%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Law
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (17.65%) Architect
2 15 (14.71%) Consultant
2 15 (14.71%) Team Leader
3 12 (11.76%) Lead DevOps
4 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Network Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Network Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Network Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Security Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Technical Design Authority
7 6 (5.88%) Administrator
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) XMPP
2 5 (4.90%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.98%) CSS
4 1 (0.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (37.25%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 7 (6.86%) DataPower
5 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.90%) Cloud Native
6 5 (4.90%) Cybercrime
6 5 (4.90%) Digital Media
6 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (4.90%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.92%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.94%) Replication
9 2 (1.96%) Blog
9 2 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.96%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (50.00%) Windows
2 48 (47.06%) Linux
3 29 (28.43%) Unix
4 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.90%) CentOS
6 5 (4.90%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.96%) VMS
9 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) Migration
2 23 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.55%) DevOps
3 16 (15.69%) Presales
4 12 (11.76%) ITIL
4 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 11 (10.78%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (9.80%) High Availability
6 10 (9.80%) User Stories
7 9 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (7.84%) Analytics
8 8 (7.84%) Change Control
8 8 (7.84%) Change Management
8 8 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (7.84%) Network Management
8 8 (7.84%) Process Improvement
8 8 (7.84%) Project Management
8 8 (7.84%) Service Management
8 8 (7.84%) V-Model
8 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) Bash Shell
2 21 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 15 (14.71%) Python
3 15 (14.71%) SQL
4 10 (9.80%) Korn
5 5 (4.90%) C
6 4 (3.92%) Go
6 4 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (37.25%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (24.51%) CCNP
3 24 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 23 (22.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (17.65%) Degree
6 17 (16.67%) CCIE
7 15 (14.71%) CCNA
7 15 (14.71%) DV Cleared
8 13 (12.75%) SC Cleared
9 11 (10.78%) VCAP
10 9 (8.82%) CCDP
10 9 (8.82%) MCSE
10 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (5.88%) CCA
11 6 (5.88%) CISSP
11 6 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (4.90%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (4.90%) SANS
12 5 (4.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (1.96%) GDPR
5 1 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 66 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (38.24%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (21.57%) Active Directory
4 20 (19.61%) vSphere
5 14 (13.73%) vCloud
6 5 (4.90%) Docker
6 5 (4.90%) NFS
6 5 (4.90%) Samba
7 3 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (29.41%) vRealize
2 19 (18.63%) SCCM
3 18 (17.65%) Puppet
4 16 (15.69%) Ansible
5 15 (14.71%) vCenter Server
6 11 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (6.86%) Cacti
7 7 (6.86%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (5.88%) Nagios
9 5 (4.90%) SCOM
10 4 (3.92%) AirWatch
10 4 (3.92%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (1.96%) Terraform
12 1 (0.98%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.98%) Icinga
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (37.25%) Cisco
3 21 (20.59%) Juniper
3 21 (20.59%) Oracle
4 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 18 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 15 (14.71%) CheckPoint
7 13 (12.75%) Palo Alto
8 12 (11.76%) Citrix
9 11 (10.78%) EMC
10 10 (9.80%) IBM
10 10 (9.80%) Red Hat
11 9 (8.82%) HP
11 9 (8.82%) NetApp
12 8 (7.84%) F5
13 7 (6.86%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (6.86%) Veeam
14 6 (5.88%) Aruba
15 5 (4.90%) Brocade
15 5 (4.90%) Isilon