The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 96 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.12% 21.95% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Nagios
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
85 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.72% 3.33% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 22 22
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nagios across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Nagios
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nagios across the Edinburgh region.

Nagios Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Nagios
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nagios across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Nagios Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Nagios also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Nagios.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (57.14%) DevOps
4 7 (50.00%) New Relic
4 7 (50.00%) ZABBIX
4 7 (50.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) Workflow
5 6 (42.86%) Python
5 6 (42.86%) Perl
5 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 6 (42.86%) Ruby
5 6 (42.86%) Cacti
5 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) SaltStack
6 5 (35.71%) Salt
6 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
7 4 (28.57%) Ansible
7 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) RHCE
7 4 (28.57%) LAMP
7 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (28.57%) Replication

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Nagios also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Nagios. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) SNMP
4 2 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (21.43%) OS/2
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Database Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) BCP
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 6 (42.86%) Python
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
1 6 (42.86%) Ruby
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) RHCE
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (50.00%) ZABBIX
3 6 (42.86%) Cacti
4 5 (35.71%) Salt
4 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
5 4 (28.57%) Ansible
6 3 (21.43%) Munin
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) New Relic
2 5 (35.71%) SaltStack
3 3 (21.43%) Rackspace
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) HP