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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 222 233 243
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 22 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.97% 4.04% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 9
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% -7.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,100 £42,500
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
276 396 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.31% 5.64% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 192 302 228
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%

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
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 1 May 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 +8 14 £45,500 +34.81% 1
Merseyside +12 5 £37,500 -40.94%
Lancashire 0 3 £37,500 +1.01%
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 20 (51.28%) MySQL
3 18 (46.15%) CentOS
4 16 (41.03%) Apache
5 15 (38.46%) PHP
5 15 (38.46%) Puppet
6 13 (33.33%) UNIX
6 13 (33.33%) VMware
7 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 12 (30.77%) nginx
7 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
8 10 (25.64%) Python
8 10 (25.64%) Perl
9 9 (23.08%) Firewall
9 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
9 9 (23.08%) DevOps
10 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
10 8 (20.51%) Ruby
10 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (20.51%) LAMP
10 8 (20.51%) Debian
10 8 (20.51%) DNS
11 7 (17.95%) Oracle
11 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
12 6 (15.38%) NetApp
12 6 (15.38%) Windows
12 6 (15.38%) Cisco

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (41.03%) Apache
2 12 (30.77%) nginx
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
2 5 (12.82%) SaaS
3 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
3 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) SNMP
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 3 (7.69%) VLAN
3 3 (7.69%) NAS
3 3 (7.69%) OpenVPN
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) SS7
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Informix
3 3 (7.69%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Administrator
2 21 (53.85%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (46.15%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (43.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (17.95%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (12.82%) DevOps Administrator
7 5 (12.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 3 (7.69%) Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Perl Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) IT Administrator
10 1 (2.56%) DBA
10 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.56%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) LAMP
2 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
2 3 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 18 (46.15%) CentOS
3 13 (33.33%) UNIX
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (23.08%) Ubuntu
5 8 (20.51%) Debian
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
6 6 (15.38%) Solaris
7 4 (10.26%) AIX
8 3 (7.69%) FreeNAS
9 2 (5.13%) FreeBSD
9 2 (5.13%) OpenBSD
9 2 (5.13%) SUSE
9 2 (5.13%) Fedora
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) DevOps
2 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Web Development
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) PHP
2 10 (25.64%) Python
2 10 (25.64%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
3 8 (20.51%) Ruby
4 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.26%) Samba
4 3 (7.69%) Squid
5 2 (5.13%) iptables
5 2 (5.13%) Ceph
5 2 (5.13%) Docker
5 2 (5.13%) Corosync
5 2 (5.13%) KVM
5 2 (5.13%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (5.13%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (5.13%) Varnish
5 2 (5.13%) Dovecot
5 2 (5.13%) Openswan
5 2 (5.13%) Postfix
5 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
5 2 (5.13%) NFS
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (38.46%) Puppet
2 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.38%) Cacti
4 5 (12.82%) Munin
5 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (7.69%) OpenView
5 3 (7.69%) ZABBIX
5 3 (7.69%) Zenoss
5 3 (7.69%) OVSD
5 3 (7.69%) logstash
5 3 (7.69%) SmokePing
5 3 (7.69%) Ansible
6 2 (5.13%) Pacemaker
6 2 (5.13%) Opsview
6 2 (5.13%) Rsyslog
6 2 (5.13%) Bacula
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (5.13%) yum
7 1 (2.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) VMware
2 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 6 (15.38%) NetApp
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) EMC
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Infoblox
5 3 (7.69%) Percona
5 3 (7.69%) New Relic
6 1 (2.56%) Sybase
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
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