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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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1108 832 749
Rank change year-on-year -276 -83 +191
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 149 153 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.77% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 100 101 70
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £50,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £66,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +5.60% +8.70%
75th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £91,500 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% -

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 32,101 19,919 13,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.75% 18.48% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15,695 14,441 11,549
10th Percentile £28,008 £30,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £79,375 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -274 107 £70,000 +7.69% 19
Work from Home -214 88 £70,000 +22.27% 8
London -202 73 £70,000 -6.67% 10
UK excluding London -204 33 £57,500 +0.88% 8
South West -41 10 £71,250 +78.13% 2
South East -94 9 £47,000 -28.79% 5
North of England -116 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £31,750 - 1
North West -105 4 £75,000 +50.00%
Midlands -55 3 £47,500 +27.51%
East Midlands -36 2 £47,500 +27.51%
East of England -95 1 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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.

1 148 (99.33%) VMware
2 101 (67.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (41.61%) Cisco
4 59 (39.60%) Data Centre
5 57 (38.26%) Ansible
6 54 (36.24%) Azure
7 52 (34.90%) Windows
8 46 (30.87%) WAN
9 45 (30.20%) vRealize
10 43 (28.86%) Security Cleared
11 41 (27.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 38 (25.50%) SC Cleared
13 37 (24.83%) Microsoft
13 37 (24.83%) Cisco Certification
14 36 (24.16%) Python
15 35 (23.49%) Firewall
15 35 (23.49%) Windows Server
16 34 (22.82%) VPN
16 34 (22.82%) Active Directory
16 34 (22.82%) MPLS
17 33 (22.15%) Civica
18 32 (21.48%) Fortinet
18 32 (21.48%) AWS
18 32 (21.48%) CCNP
18 32 (21.48%) Public Sector
19 31 (20.81%) Social Skills
20 30 (20.13%) LAN
20 30 (20.13%) Palo Alto
21 28 (18.79%) HP
21 28 (18.79%) vSphere

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 12 (8.05%) IIS
2 5 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.01%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.34%) nginx
5 2 (1.34%) Traefik
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 54 (36.24%) Azure
2 32 (21.48%) AWS
3 24 (16.11%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (6.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (5.37%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (5.37%) Azure Service Fabric
6 5 (3.36%) IaaS
7 4 (2.68%) GCP
7 4 (2.68%) Nutanix
8 2 (1.34%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (1.34%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (1.34%) Azure AKS
8 2 (1.34%) Azure Pipelines
8 2 (1.34%) GitHub
8 2 (1.34%) Google Kubernetes Engine
8 2 (1.34%) Kong
8 2 (1.34%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.34%) PaaS
9 1 (0.67%) Azure Monitor
9 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (30.87%) WAN
2 35 (23.49%) Firewall
3 34 (22.82%) MPLS
3 34 (22.82%) VPN
4 30 (20.13%) LAN
5 23 (15.44%) SAN
6 22 (14.77%) OSPF
6 22 (14.77%) TCP/IP
7 21 (14.09%) DNS
8 19 (12.75%) BGP
8 19 (12.75%) VSAN
9 16 (10.74%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (10.74%) Cisco ISE
10 15 (10.07%) Cisco Firepower
10 15 (10.07%) Network Security
11 14 (9.40%) DHCP
12 12 (8.05%) SD-WAN
13 11 (7.38%) IPsec
14 7 (4.70%) Ethernet
14 7 (4.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.01%) GitLab
4 2 (1.34%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.34%) CircleCI
4 2 (1.34%) Spinnaker
General
1 32 (21.48%) Public Sector
2 31 (20.81%) Social Skills
3 18 (12.08%) Finance
3 18 (12.08%) Presentation Skills
4 14 (9.40%) Local Government
5 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (5.37%) Banking
7 8 (5.37%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (3.36%) Police
9 4 (2.68%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (2.68%) Military
10 3 (2.01%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (2.01%) Electronics
10 3 (2.01%) Legal
10 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
10 3 (2.01%) Marketing
11 2 (1.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.16%) Architect
2 32 (21.48%) Network Engineer
3 31 (20.81%) Consultant
4 23 (15.44%) VMware Consultant
5 20 (13.42%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (11.41%) Technical Consultant
7 13 (8.72%) VMware Technical Consultant
8 12 (8.05%) Operations Engineer
8 12 (8.05%) Technical Engineer
8 12 (8.05%) Technical Operations Engineer
9 11 (7.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (7.38%) Network Architect
10 10 (6.71%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (6.71%) VMware Architect
11 9 (6.04%) VMware Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (4.70%) Senior Consultant
12 7 (4.70%) Senior VMware Consultant
13 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (4.03%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.37%) JSON
2 1 (0.67%) ARM Templates
2 1 (0.67%) LDAP
2 1 (0.67%) Middleware
2 1 (0.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (39.60%) Data Centre
2 26 (17.45%) Public Cloud
3 12 (8.05%) Clustering
3 12 (8.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (5.37%) User Experience
5 7 (4.70%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.36%) NHS
7 4 (2.68%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.01%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.34%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.67%) PKI
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (34.90%) Windows
2 35 (23.49%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.05%) Linux
4 8 (5.37%) Unix
5 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.01%) SUSE
7 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.67%) Debian
8 1 (0.67%) VMS
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.44%) Network Virtualisation
2 19 (12.75%) Project Delivery
3 17 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (10.74%) DevOps
5 13 (8.72%) ITIL
5 13 (8.72%) Mentoring
5 13 (8.72%) Tech Ops
6 12 (8.05%) Proactive Maintenance
6 12 (8.05%) Proactive Monitoring
7 11 (7.38%) CI/CD
7 11 (7.38%) Migration
7 11 (7.38%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.04%) Change Management
8 9 (6.04%) Identity Management
8 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (6.04%) Storage Management
8 9 (6.04%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (5.37%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (5.37%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.37%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.16%) Python
2 26 (17.45%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.03%) Bash
4 5 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.36%) SQL
5 2 (1.34%) Go
Qualifications
1 43 (28.86%) Security Cleared
2 41 (27.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 38 (25.50%) SC Cleared
4 37 (24.83%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (21.48%) CCNP
6 28 (18.79%) Degree
7 22 (14.77%) CCIE
8 11 (7.38%) CCNA
9 4 (2.68%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.68%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.01%) CCDP
11 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.34%) HND
11 2 (1.34%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.34%) VCAP
11 2 (1.34%) VCP6
12 1 (0.67%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.67%) MCSE
12 1 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.67%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) SLA
2 6 (4.03%) QA
3 3 (2.01%) NCSC
System Software
1 101 (67.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (22.82%) Active Directory
3 28 (18.79%) vSphere
4 26 (17.45%) Hyper-V
5 14 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (8.05%) Docker
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.34%) Ceph
8 2 (1.34%) flannel
8 2 (1.34%) Gluster
9 1 (0.67%) KVM
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (38.26%) Ansible
2 45 (30.20%) vRealize
3 20 (13.42%) Terraform
3 20 (13.42%) vCenter Server
4 16 (10.74%) Kubernetes
5 12 (8.05%) FortiGate
6 8 (5.37%) SCCM
7 6 (4.03%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 6 (4.03%) VxRail
8 5 (3.36%) Puppet
8 5 (3.36%) SCOM
9 3 (2.01%) Packer
10 2 (1.34%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.34%) Istio
10 2 (1.34%) linkerd
10 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.34%) Podman
10 2 (1.34%) Rancher
11 1 (0.67%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 148 (99.33%) VMware
2 62 (41.61%) Cisco
3 37 (24.83%) Microsoft
4 33 (22.15%) Civica
5 32 (21.48%) Fortinet
6 30 (20.13%) Palo Alto
7 28 (18.79%) HP
8 24 (16.11%) Citrix
8 24 (16.11%) F5
9 23 (15.44%) CheckPoint
10 22 (14.77%) Dell
11 15 (10.07%) SolarWinds
12 13 (8.72%) NetApp
13 11 (7.38%) EMC
13 11 (7.38%) Juniper
14 10 (6.71%) Nimble Storage
15 7 (4.70%) CA
16 6 (4.03%) Veeam
17 5 (3.36%) McAfee
18 4 (2.68%) Commvault