Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 613 888 934
Rank change year-on-year +275 +46 +172
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 85 190 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 0.78% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 77 132 229
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% +30.84%
10th Percentile £48,900 £28,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £81,000 £94,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -25.00% +43.59%

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 9,110 24,393 24,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.58% 17.31% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7,649 19,986 20,046
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.59% - +9.68%

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 24 September 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Top 14 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 24 September 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 +289 72 £67,500 +22.73% 30
UK excluding London +241 48 £55,000 +4.76% 22
South East +197 27 £62,500 +11.11% 13
London +262 25 £67,500 +3.85% 8
Work from Home +63 20 £67,500 -10.00% 5
North of England +159 11 £53,750 +2.38% 4
North West +133 6 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Midlands +137 5 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Yorkshire +125 5 £51,000 -13.19% 2
East Midlands - 4 £70,000 - 1
South West +125 3 - - 1
East of England +122 1 - - 1
West Midlands +95 1 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Wales +50 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (47.06%) vSphere
4 39 (45.88%) Firewall
5 36 (42.35%) Cisco
6 35 (41.18%) Data Centre
7 31 (36.47%) Security Cleared
7 31 (36.47%) Windows
7 31 (36.47%) VSAN
8 30 (35.29%) Fortinet
9 29 (34.12%) SC Cleared
10 27 (31.76%) Microsoft
11 26 (30.59%) Azure
11 26 (30.59%) AWS
12 25 (29.41%) vRealize
13 24 (28.24%) vCenter Server
13 24 (28.24%) Migration
14 23 (27.06%) vCloud
14 23 (27.06%) Palo Alto
15 22 (25.88%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
16 21 (24.71%) WAN
16 21 (24.71%) Linux
16 21 (24.71%) EMC
16 21 (24.71%) VMware ESXi
17 20 (23.53%) F5
18 17 (20.00%) Dell
18 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
19 16 (18.82%) VPN
19 16 (18.82%) Citrix

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 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.59%) AWS
1 26 (30.59%) Azure
2 8 (9.41%) Office 365
3 6 (7.06%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (7.06%) GCP
4 3 (3.53%) IaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.35%) AWS CodeBuild
5 2 (2.35%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.88%) Firewall
2 31 (36.47%) VSAN
3 21 (24.71%) WAN
4 16 (18.82%) VPN
5 15 (17.65%) OSPF
6 14 (16.47%) SAN
7 12 (14.12%) BGP
7 12 (14.12%) DNS
8 10 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
9 9 (10.59%) BIG-IP
9 9 (10.59%) DHCP
9 9 (10.59%) LAN
10 8 (9.41%) MPLS
11 7 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (8.24%) Network Security
12 6 (7.06%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (7.06%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (7.06%) IPsec
12 6 (7.06%) NetScaler
12 6 (7.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
1 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Bitbucket
2 3 (3.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.35%) FishEye
3 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (10.59%) Banking
2 7 (8.24%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Consultant
2 19 (22.35%) Network Engineer
3 13 (15.29%) Architect
4 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (10.59%) Network Architect
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) VMware Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Data Centre Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Data Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) VMware Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Data Centre Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Senior VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) LDAP
1 3 (3.53%) Web Services
2 2 (2.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 35 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (14.12%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.53%) PKI
5 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.53%) Replication
5 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.35%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) Linux
3 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 15 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (7.06%) Unix
9 2 (2.35%) CentOS
9 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Migration
2 13 (15.29%) Network Virtualisation
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) ITIL
4 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (11.76%) Network Design
6 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (9.41%) DevOps
7 7 (8.24%) IT Strategy
7 7 (8.24%) ITIL V3
7 7 (8.24%) Service Management
8 6 (7.06%) Converged Infrastructure
9 5 (5.88%) Architecture Roadmap
9 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.88%) Service Design
10 4 (4.71%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (3.53%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.53%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (3.53%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) Python
2 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (36.47%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.12%) SC Cleared
3 22 (25.88%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (17.65%) CCNP
5 12 (14.12%) CCNA
6 9 (10.59%) Degree
7 8 (9.41%) CCIE
7 8 (9.41%) DV Cleared
7 8 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.71%) MCP
8 4 (4.71%) MCSA
8 4 (4.71%) MCSE
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.53%) CCDP
9 3 (3.53%) VCAP
9 3 (3.53%) VCP6
10 2 (2.35%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.35%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.35%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (1.18%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (47.06%) vSphere
3 23 (27.06%) vCloud
4 22 (25.88%) Active Directory
5 21 (24.71%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (8.24%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (7.06%) XenApp
7 6 (7.06%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.71%) Docker
8 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.53%) Ceph
10 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (29.41%) vRealize
2 24 (28.24%) vCenter Server
3 14 (16.47%) Ansible
4 10 (11.76%) SCCM
5 8 (9.41%) SCOM
6 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (5.88%) Nagios
7 5 (5.88%) Prometheus
7 5 (5.88%) Terraform
7 5 (5.88%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.53%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.35%) Puppet
9 2 (2.35%) WSUS
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (42.35%) Cisco
3 30 (35.29%) Fortinet
4 27 (31.76%) Microsoft
5 23 (27.06%) Palo Alto
6 21 (24.71%) EMC
7 20 (23.53%) F5
8 17 (20.00%) Dell
9 16 (18.82%) Citrix
10 13 (15.29%) NetApp
11 12 (14.12%) SolarWinds
12 10 (11.76%) CheckPoint
13 9 (10.59%) Juniper
13 9 (10.59%) Splunk
14 5 (5.88%) HP
14 5 (5.88%) NetScout
15 4 (4.71%) Atlassian
16 3 (3.53%) McAfee
16 3 (3.53%) Oracle
16 3 (3.53%) Red Hat