Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 856 912 1026
Rank change year-on-year +56 +114 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 165 219 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category 0.77% 0.93% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 161 125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -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 21,515 23,558 22,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.06% 15.51% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17,548 19,192 18,896
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware NSX in the UK

VMware NSX
Top 13 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 22 January 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 +18 139 £55,000 -8.33% 36
UK excluding London +71 103 £52,500 -4.55% 35
South East +33 44 £60,000 +4.35% 8
London +47 38 £62,500 -3.85% 7
South West +7 25 £42,000 -26.96% 8
North of England +73 23 £47,500 -11.63% 6
Yorkshire +49 16 £46,250 -15.91%
North West +38 7 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Scotland +23 5 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Midlands +26 3 £62,500 +19.05% 1
West Midlands +12 3 £62,500 +19.05% 1
East of England +47 2 £95,000 +31.94% 6
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 165 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (58.18%) Cisco
4 86 (52.12%) Firewall
5 84 (50.91%) Windows
6 81 (49.09%) Windows Server
7 79 (47.88%) Active Directory
8 78 (47.27%) vSphere
9 66 (40.00%) AWS
10 65 (39.39%) Azure
11 64 (38.79%) Microsoft
12 60 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
13 59 (35.76%) Citrix
14 53 (32.12%) Cisco Certification
15 50 (30.30%) VSAN
16 49 (29.70%) Windows 10
17 46 (27.88%) Linux
18 45 (27.27%) Data Centre
19 43 (26.06%) VPN
19 43 (26.06%) Security Cleared
20 41 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (24.85%) XenApp
21 40 (24.24%) CCNP
21 40 (24.24%) WAN
22 39 (23.64%) SC Cleared
22 39 (23.64%) NetScaler
22 39 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
23 38 (23.03%) vRealize
24 37 (22.42%) Veeam
25 35 (21.21%) LAN

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 (4.24%) MS Exchange
1 7 (4.24%) Tornado
2 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.21%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 66 (40.00%) AWS
2 65 (39.39%) Azure
3 25 (15.15%) Office 365
4 18 (10.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (4.85%) IaaS
6 7 (4.24%) SaaS
7 4 (2.42%) PaaS
8 3 (1.82%) GCP
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (52.12%) Firewall
2 50 (30.30%) VSAN
3 43 (26.06%) VPN
4 40 (24.24%) WAN
5 39 (23.64%) NetScaler
6 35 (21.21%) LAN
7 33 (20.00%) DNS
7 33 (20.00%) OSPF
8 32 (19.39%) BGP
9 28 (16.97%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (12.12%) DHCP
11 15 (9.09%) MPLS
11 15 (9.09%) SAN
11 15 (9.09%) VoIP
12 14 (8.48%) TCP/IP
12 14 (8.48%) VLAN
13 11 (6.67%) DWDM
13 11 (6.67%) Network Security
14 10 (6.06%) DAB
15 7 (4.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (17.58%) Banking
2 24 (14.55%) Military
3 20 (12.12%) Public Sector
4 17 (10.30%) Aerospace
5 12 (7.27%) Finance
6 11 (6.67%) Telecoms
7 9 (5.45%) Law
8 3 (1.82%) Legal
8 3 (1.82%) Retail
9 1 (0.61%) French Language
9 1 (0.61%) German Language
9 1 (0.61%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (25.45%) Consultant
2 37 (22.42%) Architect
2 37 (22.42%) Network Engineer
3 22 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 21 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (12.12%) Data Centre Consultant
6 19 (11.52%) Data Consultant
7 17 (10.30%) VMware Engineer
8 13 (7.88%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (7.88%) Systems Integrator
9 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 9 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Voice Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Voice Network Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Network Architect
11 8 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.24%) NOC Engineer
12 7 (4.24%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.24%) XMPP
2 6 (3.64%) LDAP
3 3 (1.82%) SAML
4 2 (1.21%) Web Services
5 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.52%) Replication
3 16 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.70%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (6.67%) CCTV
4 11 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 10 (6.06%) Public Cloud
6 9 (5.45%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.45%) PKI
7 7 (4.24%) Private Cloud
8 5 (3.03%) Clustering
8 5 (3.03%) EMC VNX
8 5 (3.03%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Bitcoin
10 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (50.91%) Windows
2 81 (49.09%) Windows Server
3 49 (29.70%) Windows 10
4 46 (27.88%) Linux
5 39 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (14.55%) Unix
7 6 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.21%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.61%) Android
9 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.61%) CentOS
9 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (18.79%) Migration
3 20 (12.12%) Network Virtualisation
4 18 (10.91%) Load Balancing
5 17 (10.30%) Actionable Insight
5 17 (10.30%) NsoIT
5 17 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (9.70%) Network Management
7 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
7 14 (8.48%) ITIL
7 14 (8.48%) Presales
7 14 (8.48%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (7.88%) Time Management
9 11 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (6.06%) IT Strategy
10 10 (6.06%) Line Management
11 9 (5.45%) ISMS
11 9 (5.45%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.45%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 21 (12.73%) Python
3 7 (4.24%) VBScript
4 5 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.42%) SQL
6 3 (1.82%) C
7 2 (1.21%) Perl
8 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (32.12%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (26.06%) Security Cleared
3 40 (24.24%) CCNP
4 39 (23.64%) SC Cleared
5 33 (20.00%) Degree
6 28 (16.97%) DV Cleared
7 26 (15.76%) CCNA
8 17 (10.30%) CCIE
8 17 (10.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (8.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (7.27%) CCDP
10 12 (7.27%) MCSE
10 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (6.67%) JNCIS
12 8 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (4.24%) JNCIA
14 6 (3.64%) MCSA
15 5 (3.03%) HP ASE
15 5 (3.03%) HP MASE
16 4 (2.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (3.64%) SLA
3 5 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.82%) GDPR
4 3 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) GxP
5 1 (0.61%) JSP 440
System Software
1 100 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (47.88%) Active Directory
3 78 (47.27%) vSphere
4 60 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
5 41 (24.85%) XenApp
6 29 (17.58%) XenDesktop
7 17 (10.30%) vCloud
8 9 (5.45%) BitLocker
9 8 (4.85%) Hyper-V
10 7 (4.24%) Firmware
11 5 (3.03%) pfSense
12 4 (2.42%) NFS
13 3 (1.82%) Docker
13 3 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (23.03%) vRealize
2 31 (18.79%) vCenter Server
3 28 (16.97%) Ansible
4 19 (11.52%) SCCM
5 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Intune
5 18 (10.91%) SCOM
6 11 (6.67%) Cisco CME
6 11 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (6.67%) FortiGate
7 10 (6.06%) WSUS
8 9 (5.45%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (4.24%) Nagios
9 7 (4.24%) Puppet
9 7 (4.24%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 5 (3.03%) ZABBIX
11 4 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (2.42%) Terraform
12 3 (1.82%) Kubernetes
12 3 (1.82%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 3 (1.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 165 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (58.18%) Cisco
3 64 (38.79%) Microsoft
4 59 (35.76%) Citrix
5 37 (22.42%) Veeam
6 34 (20.61%) NetApp
7 32 (19.39%) EMC
7 32 (19.39%) Juniper
8 28 (16.97%) Palo Alto
9 27 (16.36%) Fortinet
10 26 (15.76%) Dell
11 23 (13.94%) McAfee
12 20 (12.12%) Atlassian
13 19 (11.52%) Avaya
14 17 (10.30%) F5
15 16 (9.70%) Brocade
16 11 (6.67%) HP
17 10 (6.06%) CheckPoint
18 9 (5.45%) Sony
18 9 (5.45%) WatchGuard