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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 215 232 253
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 26 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.98% 4.90% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
326 408 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.87% 5.78% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 249 308 257
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -2 17 £40,000 - 2
Lancashire - 6 £37,500 -
Merseyside +10 3 £37,500 -40.94%
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 21 (48.84%) MySQL
3 17 (39.53%) CentOS
4 16 (37.21%) Apache
5 14 (32.56%) PHP
6 13 (30.23%) UNIX
6 13 (30.23%) Puppet
7 12 (27.91%) nginx
7 12 (27.91%) VMware
8 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
8 11 (25.58%) DNS
8 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
9 10 (23.26%) Firewall
9 10 (23.26%) Perl
9 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (20.93%) Python
10 9 (20.93%) DevOps
11 8 (18.60%) Cisco
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) Debian
11 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
12 7 (16.28%) Ruby
12 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
12 7 (16.28%) LAMP
12 7 (16.28%) Symantec
12 7 (16.28%) NetApp
12 7 (16.28%) HP
12 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (37.21%) Apache
2 12 (27.91%) nginx
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.65%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
2 10 (23.26%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 3 (6.98%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) VoIP
4 3 (6.98%) SNMP
4 3 (6.98%) NAS
4 3 (6.98%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (6.98%) OpenVPN
4 3 (6.98%) VLAN
5 2 (4.65%) Network Security
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) LDAP
6 1 (2.33%) PSTN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.98%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Administrator
2 20 (46.51%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (39.53%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (37.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) DevOps Administrator
7 5 (11.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Server Specialist
8 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Perl Developer
10 2 (4.65%) MySQL DBA
10 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) DBA
10 2 (4.65%) Linux Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) LAMP
2 3 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.33%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Replication
2 4 (9.30%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Open Source
4 2 (4.65%) AS400
5 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) CentOS
3 13 (30.23%) UNIX
4 8 (18.60%) Debian
4 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (18.60%) Ubuntu
5 6 (13.95%) Solaris
5 6 (13.95%) Windows
6 4 (9.30%) AIX
7 3 (6.98%) FreeNAS
8 2 (4.65%) OpenBSD
8 2 (4.65%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.33%) SUSE
9 1 (2.33%) Fedora
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) DevOps
2 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Web Development
6 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) PHP
2 10 (23.26%) Perl
3 9 (20.93%) Python
4 7 (16.28%) Ruby
4 7 (16.28%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) Samba
3 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.98%) Squid
4 3 (6.98%) iptables
5 2 (4.65%) Ceph
5 2 (4.65%) NFS
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.65%) Postfix
5 2 (4.65%) Sendmail
5 2 (4.65%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Varnish
5 2 (4.65%) Dovecot
5 2 (4.65%) Openswan
5 2 (4.65%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (4.65%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (4.65%) Corosync
5 2 (4.65%) KVM
6 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.95%) BMC PATROL
3 6 (13.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (13.95%) BladeLogic
3 6 (13.95%) SCCM
3 6 (13.95%) SCOM
3 6 (13.95%) Cacti
3 6 (13.95%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (11.63%) Munin
5 3 (6.98%) Zenoss
5 3 (6.98%) SmokePing
5 3 (6.98%) logstash
6 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (4.65%) yum
6 2 (4.65%) Opsview
6 2 (4.65%) Rsyslog
6 2 (4.65%) Bacula
6 2 (4.65%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
2 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
3 8 (18.60%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) HP
4 7 (16.28%) Symantec
4 7 (16.28%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) Trend Micro
5 6 (13.95%) McAfee
5 6 (13.95%) BMC
5 6 (13.95%) CA
5 6 (13.95%) Tripwire
6 5 (11.63%) EMC
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle
7 4 (9.30%) Infoblox
8 3 (6.98%) Percona
8 3 (6.98%) New Relic
9 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.33%) Sybase