The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 410 424 470
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +46
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 694 561 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.10% 8.68% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 625 485 450
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7629 6466 6637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.70% 6.04% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6044 5169 5363
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Nagios
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK.

Nagios Salary Trend in the UK

Nagios
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nagios over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Nagios Salary Histogram in the UK

Nagios
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
England +20 665 £52,500 +16.66% 68
London +61 480 £55,000 +22.22% 39
City of London +60 95 £51,250 +20.58% 13
South East -14 90 £48,500 +7.77% 9
Berkshire -3 39 £57,500 +23.65% 1
Surrey -12 34 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Yorkshire -11 32 £45,000 +12.50% 5
South West -31 26 £28,750 -16.66% 3
Leeds -3 25 £45,000 +91.48% 2
West Yorkshire -15 25 £45,000 +91.48% 2
Windsor - 17 £57,500 -
Scotland -6 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Maidenhead -7 15 £57,500 +12.74%
East of England -25 14 £38,750 -12.42% 1
North West -13 12 £40,750 +16.42% 7
West Midlands -13 11 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Edinburgh -11 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex +6 8 - -
Exeter +2 8 £20,500 -1.44%
Somerset -14 8 £35,000 +75.00%
Devon -16 8 £20,500 -1.44%
Bristol -6 7 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Brentwood +3 6 - -
Bath -19 6 £35,000 +75.00%
Reading -21 6 £82,500 +83.33%
Cardiff - 6 £28,750 -
Wales - 6 £28,750 -
South Wales - 6 £28,750 -
Buckinghamshire +13 5 £40,000 -12.56% 1
Manchester +1 5 £32,000 -29.67% 4

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1183 (87.56%) Linux
2 675 (49.96%) Puppet
3 599 (44.34%) Python
4 574 (42.49%) Windows
5 556 (41.15%) MySQL
6 508 (37.60%) Perl
7 487 (36.05%) Bash Shell
8 454 (33.60%) Opscode Chef
9 433 (32.05%) VMware
10 428 (31.68%) DevOps
11 421 (31.16%) Apache
12 415 (30.72%) Ruby
13 403 (29.83%) Red Hat
14 360 (26.65%) Ubuntu
15 338 (25.02%) Agile Software Development
16 337 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 329 (24.35%) UNIX
18 328 (24.28%) Java
19 311 (23.02%) CentOS
20 286 (21.17%) Open Source
21 266 (19.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 260 (19.25%) PHP
23 259 (19.17%) Tomcat
24 258 (19.10%) SQL
25 252 (18.65%) Cacti
26 249 (18.43%) Configuration Management
27 243 (17.99%) Oracle
28 236 (17.47%) Firewall
29 235 (17.39%) DNS
30 228 (16.88%) Finance

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 421 (31.16%) Apache
2 259 (19.17%) Tomcat
3 181 (13.40%) nginx
4 131 (9.70%) IIS
5 79 (5.85%) OpenStack
6 67 (4.96%) Node.js
7 59 (4.37%) MS Exchange
8 56 (4.15%) WebLogic
9 52 (3.85%) SharePoint
10 32 (2.37%) CMS
11 30 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
13 27 (2.00%) Drupal
14 25 (1.85%) Jetty
15 24 (1.78%) Escenic
16 23 (1.70%) Confluence
17 16 (1.18%) Lync
18 15 (1.11%) Apache Solr
18 15 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
19 14 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 106 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.48%) MS Office
3 6 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.074%) SPSS
4 1 (0.074%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 36 (2.66%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.22%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.22%) AWD
3 2 (0.15%) Magento
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.074%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.074%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 172 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (7.40%) SaaS
3 49 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.85%) PaaS
7 23 (1.70%) GitHub
8 21 (1.55%) Rackspace Cloud
9 18 (1.33%) IaaS
10 11 (0.81%) Joyent
11 10 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.52%) Office 365
13 4 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.22%) Route 53
15 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.074%) Amazon EMR
16 1 (0.074%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 236 (17.47%) Firewall
2 235 (17.39%) DNS
3 225 (16.65%) TCP/IP
4 195 (14.43%) SAN
5 129 (9.55%) Internet
6 89 (6.59%) LDAP
7 87 (6.44%) VPN
8 83 (6.14%) HTTP
8 83 (6.14%) DHCP
9 69 (5.11%) WAN
10 65 (4.81%) NAS
11 64 (4.74%) SSH
11 64 (4.74%) SNMP
12 62 (4.59%) BGP
13 61 (4.52%) SSL
13 61 (4.52%) FTP
14 59 (4.37%) SMTP
15 57 (4.22%) LAN
16 55 (4.07%) VoIP
17 49 (3.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 556 (41.15%) MySQL
2 192 (14.21%) SQL Server
3 178 (13.18%) PostgreSQL
4 124 (9.18%) MongoDB
5 119 (8.81%) NoSQL
6 87 (6.44%) Relational Database
7 67 (4.96%) Big Data
7 67 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 63 (4.66%) Hadoop
9 57 (4.22%) Redis
10 40 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (2.81%) Oracle Database
12 37 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 30 (2.22%) DB2
14 26 (1.92%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.92%) Riak
15 22 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (1.41%) HBase
18 16 (1.18%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 214 (15.84%) Jenkins
2 209 (15.47%) Git (software)
3 158 (11.70%) Subversion
4 93 (6.88%) JIRA
5 81 (6.00%) Hudson
6 79 (5.85%) Maven
7 43 (3.18%) Ant
8 37 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 29 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (1.41%) Mercurial
11 14 (1.04%) VisualVM
12 10 (0.74%) Selenium
13 9 (0.67%) Cucumber
13 9 (0.67%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.44%) Artifactory
14 6 (0.44%) Firebug
15 5 (0.37%) FishEye
16 4 (0.30%) Bazaar
16 4 (0.30%) Emacs
17 3 (0.22%) dbdeploy
General
1 228 (16.88%) Finance
2 95 (7.03%) Games
3 76 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 62 (4.59%) Publishing
5 54 (4.00%) Banking
6 28 (2.07%) Advertising
7 27 (2.00%) Back Office
8 25 (1.85%) Marketing
9 22 (1.63%) Retail
10 12 (0.89%) Welsh Language
11 10 (0.74%) Online Betting
11 10 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.59%) Billing
13 7 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.44%) Legal
15 5 (0.37%) Local Government
15 5 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.22%) Front Office
17 2 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 457 (33.83%) Administrator
2 379 (28.05%) Systems Administrator
3 322 (23.83%) Linux Administrator
4 223 (16.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 169 (12.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 113 (8.36%) Linux Engineer
7 92 (6.81%) Systems Engineer
8 86 (6.37%) Support Engineer
9 67 (4.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 65 (4.81%) Analyst
11 59 (4.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 56 (4.15%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 54 (4.00%) Developer
14 53 (3.92%) Network Engineer
15 51 (3.77%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 48 (3.55%) Operations Engineer
17 47 (3.48%) Linux Support
18 44 (3.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 42 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 35 (2.59%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (11.03%) LAMP
2 146 (10.81%) Web Services
3 91 (6.74%) .NET
4 35 (2.59%) XML
5 31 (2.29%) HTML
6 28 (2.07%) ASP.NET
7 27 (2.00%) Ajax
8 25 (1.85%) Middleware
9 19 (1.41%) JMX
9 19 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
9 19 (1.41%) Sensu
10 18 (1.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 18 (1.33%) CSS
11 16 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (1.04%) AngularJS
12 14 (1.04%) RESTful
12 14 (1.04%) Apache Flex
12 14 (1.04%) Java EE
13 13 (0.96%) COM+
13 13 (0.96%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 286 (21.17%) Open Source
2 98 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 76 (5.63%) Clustering
4 69 (5.11%) Replication
5 68 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (3.63%) Mobile App
7 44 (3.26%) Enterprise Storage
8 31 (2.29%) Digital Media
9 30 (2.22%) Social Media
10 25 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.78%) Management Information System
12 22 (1.63%) Mathematics
13 21 (1.55%) Blog
14 19 (1.41%) Hedge funds
15 17 (1.26%) IBM XIV
16 14 (1.04%) Online Games
16 14 (1.04%) IPTV
17 13 (0.96%) DataPower
17 13 (0.96%) Video on Demand
18 12 (0.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1183 (87.56%) Linux
2 574 (42.49%) Windows
3 360 (26.65%) Ubuntu
4 329 (24.35%) UNIX
5 311 (23.02%) CentOS
6 266 (19.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 156 (11.55%) Debian
8 111 (8.22%) Solaris
9 100 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 37 (2.74%) SUSE
13 29 (2.15%) Windows 7
14 20 (1.48%) FreeBSD
15 18 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
16 17 (1.26%) OpenBSD
17 16 (1.18%) Fedora
18 12 (0.89%) Apple iOS
18 12 (0.89%) Android
19 10 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (31.68%) DevOps
2 338 (25.02%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (18.43%) Configuration Management
4 194 (14.36%) ITIL
5 184 (13.62%) Load Balancing
6 176 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
7 155 (11.47%) E-Commerce
8 136 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
9 131 (9.70%) Scrum
10 92 (6.81%) Incident Management
11 91 (6.74%) Service Delivery
12 74 (5.48%) Project Management
13 65 (4.81%) Change Management
14 63 (4.66%) Capacity Planning
15 58 (4.29%) Software Engineering
16 52 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
17 49 (3.63%) Mentoring
18 43 (3.18%) Service Management
18 43 (3.18%) Build Automation
19 42 (3.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 599 (44.34%) Python
2 508 (37.60%) Perl
3 487 (36.05%) Bash Shell
4 415 (30.72%) Ruby
5 328 (24.28%) Java
6 260 (19.25%) PHP
7 258 (19.10%) SQL
8 172 (12.73%) Shell Script
9 94 (6.96%) PowerShell
10 44 (3.26%) JavaScript
11 34 (2.52%) C
12 27 (2.00%) C#
13 18 (1.33%) Jython
14 17 (1.26%) AWK
15 15 (1.11%) VB
16 12 (0.89%) C++
17 11 (0.81%) BeanShell
17 11 (0.81%) sed
18 7 (0.52%) Scala
18 7 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 141 (10.44%) Degree
2 73 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (2.81%) CCNP
4 36 (2.66%) CCNA
5 35 (2.59%) RHCE
5 35 (2.59%) Security Cleared
6 27 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.74%) CCIE
9 10 (0.74%) MCSE
10 8 (0.59%) CCSP
10 8 (0.59%) CCDE
10 8 (0.59%) CISSP
10 8 (0.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.30%) MCP
12 3 (0.22%) MCSA
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.22%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.22%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (7.77%) SLA
2 57 (4.22%) QA
3 15 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) HL7
6 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 337 (24.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 154 (11.40%) Active Directory
3 140 (10.36%) Xen
4 122 (9.03%) KVM
5 93 (6.88%) vSphere
6 49 (3.63%) Hyper-V
6 49 (3.63%) Snort
7 39 (2.89%) Varnish
8 36 (2.66%) NFS
9 34 (2.52%) VMware ESX
10 27 (2.00%) Postfix
11 26 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
11 26 (1.92%) Squid
12 19 (1.41%) vCloud
13 17 (1.26%) XenServer
14 14 (1.04%) Terminal Services
15 12 (0.89%) Nmap
16 11 (0.81%) Samba
16 11 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 8 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 675 (49.96%) Puppet
2 454 (33.60%) Opscode Chef
3 252 (18.65%) Cacti
4 224 (16.58%) ZABBIX
5 140 (10.36%) Opsview
6 117 (8.66%) Salt
7 108 (7.99%) SCOM
8 107 (7.92%) OpenView
9 104 (7.70%) Ansible
10 87 (6.44%) Zenoss
11 68 (5.03%) Ganglia
12 61 (4.52%) Vagrant
13 58 (4.29%) logstash
14 57 (4.22%) SCCM
15 53 (3.92%) Munin
16 50 (3.70%) CFEngine
17 39 (2.89%) WSUS
18 36 (2.66%) HAProxy
19 33 (2.44%) NetBackup
20 27 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 433 (32.05%) VMware
2 403 (29.83%) Red Hat
3 243 (17.99%) Oracle
4 213 (15.77%) Cisco
5 201 (14.88%) HP
6 173 (12.81%) Microsoft
7 111 (8.22%) JBoss
8 110 (8.14%) SolarWinds
9 85 (6.29%) Splunk
10 84 (6.22%) F5
11 73 (5.40%) Citrix
12 69 (5.11%) Remedy
13 53 (3.92%) Juniper
14 46 (3.40%) IBM
14 46 (3.40%) Riverbed
15 43 (3.18%) New Relic
16 41 (3.03%) EMC
17 39 (2.89%) Google
17 39 (2.89%) Rackspace
18 32 (2.37%) Dell
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, private health care, 25 d
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus + Oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum + considerable benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago