The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 237 229 241
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 13 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.06% 6.01% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Nagios
England

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

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
320 333 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.90% 4.66% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 238 253 273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Nagios
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Nagios Salary Trend in the North West

Nagios
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nagios across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Nagios Salary Histogram in the North West

Nagios
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 12 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +13 1 - -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) MySQL
3 15 (42.86%) CentOS
4 13 (37.14%) Puppet
4 13 (37.14%) Apache
5 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (31.43%) PHP
6 11 (31.43%) Ruby
7 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 9 (25.71%) nginx
9 8 (22.86%) Opsview
9 8 (22.86%) VMware
9 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 8 (22.86%) LAMP
9 8 (22.86%) Perl
9 8 (22.86%) Windows
10 7 (20.00%) UNIX
10 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) HP
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (17.14%) Munin
11 6 (17.14%) SaaS
11 6 (17.14%) DevOps
11 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
11 6 (17.14%) SUSE
11 6 (17.14%) Debian
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) GSM
2 4 (11.43%) PBX
2 4 (11.43%) PSTN
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
4 2 (5.71%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.86%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Aerospike
3 3 (8.57%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Administrator
2 17 (48.57%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (48.57%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) Sensu
3 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) CentOS
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 7 (20.00%) UNIX
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
5 6 (17.14%) SUSE
5 6 (17.14%) Debian
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
7 3 (8.57%) AIX
7 3 (8.57%) VMS
8 2 (5.71%) Fedora
8 2 (5.71%) FreeNAS
9 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.86%) OpenBSD
9 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (17.14%) DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) SDLC
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Open Source
5 3 (8.57%) Server Building
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) PHP
1 11 (31.43%) Ruby
2 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 8 (22.86%) Perl
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) HND
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Kamailio
2 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Samba
3 2 (5.71%) Squid
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.71%) KVM
4 1 (2.86%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.86%) Openswan
4 1 (2.86%) Ceph
4 1 (2.86%) iptables
4 1 (2.86%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (2.86%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (2.86%) Corosync
4 1 (2.86%) NFS
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) Postfix
4 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) Puppet
2 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (22.86%) Opsview
4 6 (17.14%) Munin
5 5 (14.29%) Cacti
6 4 (11.43%) Graphite
6 4 (11.43%) HAProxy
6 4 (11.43%) Ansible
7 3 (8.57%) OpenView
7 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (8.57%) OVSD
8 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
8 2 (5.71%) Zenoss
8 2 (5.71%) SmokePing
9 1 (2.86%) logstash
9 1 (2.86%) Pacemaker
9 1 (2.86%) Rsyslog
9 1 (2.86%) Bacula
9 1 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) NetApp
7 2 (5.71%) New Relic
8 1 (2.86%) Percona
8 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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