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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 402 429 462
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +33
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 693 572 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.31% 8.79% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 617 489 450
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +12.98%

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
7444 6510 6458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.49% 6.12% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5901 5256 5229
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 12 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 12 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 +19 660 £52,500 +16.66% 70
London +45 470 £55,000 +18.27% 43
City of London +60 103 £50,000 +17.64% 11
South East -18 89 £49,500 +10.00% 9
Berkshire 0 43 £57,500 +23.65% 5
Yorkshire -13 35 £45,000 +2.85% 7
Surrey -16 26 £47,500 +18.75% 1
South West -30 26 £27,500 -21.42% 1
West Yorkshire - 26 £45,000 - 2
Leeds - 26 £45,000 - 2
Maidenhead -1 18 £57,500 +12.74%
Scotland -6 18 £40,000 -20.00%
North West -7 18 £40,000 - 7
Windsor - 17 £57,500 -
Edinburgh -9 13 £37,500 -25.00%
East of England -19 13 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Manchester -8 11 £40,000 -12.08% 4
Exeter -4 8 £20,500 -1.44%
Bristol -7 8 £27,250 -28.28%
Devon -11 8 £20,500 -1.44%
West Midlands -16 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Reading -23 8 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Essex +14 7 - -
East Sussex -21 6 £39,000 -10.85%
Brighton -24 6 £39,000 -10.85%
Cardiff - 6 £28,750 - 2
Wales - 6 £28,750 - 2
South Wales - 6 £28,750 - 2
Brentwood +3 5 - -
Wiltshire -20 5 £45,000 +2.27%

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 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 1203 (87.62%) Linux
2 695 (50.62%) Puppet
3 623 (45.38%) Python
4 575 (41.88%) MySQL
5 567 (41.30%) Windows
6 517 (37.65%) Perl
7 494 (35.98%) Bash Shell
8 459 (33.43%) Opscode Chef
9 444 (32.34%) Apache
10 433 (31.54%) VMware
11 432 (31.46%) DevOps
12 415 (30.23%) Red Hat
13 410 (29.86%) Ruby
14 361 (26.29%) Ubuntu
15 348 (25.35%) UNIX
16 336 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 332 (24.18%) Java
18 330 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
19 308 (22.43%) CentOS
20 288 (20.98%) Open Source
21 273 (19.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 269 (19.59%) Oracle
23 264 (19.23%) Tomcat
24 262 (19.08%) Configuration Management
25 258 (18.79%) SQL
26 254 (18.50%) PHP
27 244 (17.77%) Cacti
28 242 (17.63%) Firewall
29 233 (16.97%) ZABBIX
30 230 (16.75%) Finance

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 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
1 444 (32.34%) Apache
2 264 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 170 (12.38%) nginx
4 132 (9.61%) IIS
5 73 (5.32%) OpenStack
6 67 (4.88%) Node.js
7 57 (4.15%) MS Exchange
8 55 (4.01%) WebLogic
9 52 (3.79%) SharePoint
10 29 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
11 28 (2.04%) CMS
12 27 (1.97%) Drupal
13 24 (1.75%) Escenic
14 21 (1.53%) Jetty
15 20 (1.46%) Confluence
16 19 (1.38%) Apache Solr
17 15 (1.09%) Lync
18 14 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
19 12 (0.87%) Resin
Applications
1 103 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.31%) MS Office
3 6 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.22%) SPSS
5 1 (0.073%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 38 (2.77%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.29%) AWD
4 2 (0.15%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.073%) RMDS
5 1 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.073%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 164 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (7.65%) SaaS
3 48 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.60%) PaaS
7 21 (1.53%) IaaS
8 19 (1.38%) GitHub
8 19 (1.38%) Rackspace Cloud
9 11 (0.80%) Joyent
10 10 (0.73%) Office 365
11 9 (0.66%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.29%) Route 53
14 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 242 (17.63%) Firewall
2 229 (16.68%) DNS
3 225 (16.39%) TCP/IP
4 196 (14.28%) SAN
5 129 (9.40%) Internet
6 96 (6.99%) LDAP
7 93 (6.77%) VPN
8 81 (5.90%) HTTP
9 80 (5.83%) DHCP
10 69 (5.03%) SNMP
11 68 (4.95%) WAN
12 65 (4.73%) NAS
13 64 (4.66%) FTP
14 63 (4.59%) SSH
15 60 (4.37%) SSL
15 60 (4.37%) BGP
16 57 (4.15%) SMTP
17 56 (4.08%) LAN
18 54 (3.93%) VoIP
19 48 (3.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 575 (41.88%) MySQL
2 195 (14.20%) SQL Server
3 175 (12.75%) PostgreSQL
4 117 (8.52%) MongoDB
5 109 (7.94%) NoSQL
6 89 (6.48%) Relational Database
7 66 (4.81%) Big Data
8 61 (4.44%) Hadoop
9 60 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 53 (3.86%) Redis
11 44 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 43 (3.13%) Oracle Database
13 41 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (2.18%) DB2
15 27 (1.97%) RDBMS
16 25 (1.82%) Riak
17 22 (1.60%) HBase
18 21 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
20 15 (1.09%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 205 (14.93%) Jenkins
2 200 (14.57%) Git (software)
3 169 (12.31%) Subversion
4 95 (6.92%) JIRA
5 84 (6.12%) Hudson
6 79 (5.75%) Maven
7 47 (3.42%) Ant
8 33 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 29 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (1.31%) Mercurial
11 13 (0.95%) VisualVM
12 12 (0.87%) Selenium
13 11 (0.80%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.80%) SpecFlow
14 8 (0.58%) Firebug
15 5 (0.36%) FishEye
15 5 (0.36%) Artifactory
16 4 (0.29%) PHPUnit
16 4 (0.29%) JUnit
17 3 (0.22%) Eclipse
General
1 230 (16.75%) Finance
2 88 (6.41%) Games
3 72 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 61 (4.44%) Publishing
5 55 (4.01%) Banking
6 27 (1.97%) Back Office
6 27 (1.97%) Marketing
7 26 (1.89%) Advertising
8 23 (1.68%) Retail
9 12 (0.87%) Welsh Language
9 12 (0.87%) Online Betting
10 11 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.36%) Front Office
13 5 (0.36%) Electronics
13 5 (0.36%) Legal
13 5 (0.36%) Local Government
13 5 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 471 (34.30%) Administrator
2 385 (28.04%) Systems Administrator
3 328 (23.89%) Linux Administrator
4 228 (16.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 177 (12.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 119 (8.67%) Linux Engineer
7 92 (6.70%) Systems Engineer
8 84 (6.12%) Support Engineer
9 66 (4.81%) Analyst
9 66 (4.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 60 (4.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 58 (4.22%) Developer
12 56 (4.08%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 52 (3.79%) Network Engineer
14 51 (3.71%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
15 49 (3.57%) Linux Support
15 49 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 47 (3.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 45 (3.28%) Operations Engineer
18 35 (2.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (10.63%) LAMP
2 143 (10.42%) Web Services
3 87 (6.34%) .NET
4 36 (2.62%) XML
5 32 (2.33%) HTML
6 27 (1.97%) ASP.NET
7 25 (1.82%) Ajax
8 23 (1.68%) Sensu
9 22 (1.60%) Middleware
10 21 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
11 18 (1.31%) ActiveMQ
11 18 (1.31%) CSS
12 16 (1.17%) Java EE
13 15 (1.09%) JMX
13 15 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (1.02%) J2EE
15 13 (0.95%) JSON
15 13 (0.95%) Sphinx
15 13 (0.95%) jQuery
15 13 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 288 (20.98%) Open Source
2 97 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 80 (5.83%) Clustering
4 79 (5.75%) Replication
5 72 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 42 (3.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 35 (2.55%) Social Media
9 29 (2.11%) Digital Media
10 28 (2.04%) Hedge funds
11 27 (1.97%) Management Information System
12 24 (1.75%) Mathematics
12 24 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.46%) Blog
14 16 (1.17%) Online Games
15 15 (1.09%) IBM XIV
16 12 (0.87%) DataPower
17 11 (0.80%) Smartphone
17 11 (0.80%) IPTV
17 11 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1203 (87.62%) Linux
2 567 (41.30%) Windows
3 361 (26.29%) Ubuntu
4 348 (25.35%) UNIX
5 308 (22.43%) CentOS
6 273 (19.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 161 (11.73%) Debian
8 112 (8.16%) Solaris
9 97 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 61 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 57 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 38 (2.77%) SUSE
13 32 (2.33%) Windows 7
14 19 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 19 (1.38%) FreeBSD
15 17 (1.24%) OpenBSD
15 17 (1.24%) Fedora
16 10 (0.73%) Android
16 10 (0.73%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (31.46%) DevOps
2 330 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (19.08%) Configuration Management
4 195 (14.20%) Load Balancing
5 188 (13.69%) ITIL
6 172 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
7 161 (11.73%) E-Commerce
8 136 (9.91%) Performance Tuning
9 126 (9.18%) Scrum
10 96 (6.99%) Service Delivery
11 90 (6.55%) Incident Management
12 72 (5.24%) Project Management
13 66 (4.81%) Change Management
14 63 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
15 62 (4.52%) Software Engineering
16 55 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
16 55 (4.01%) Mentoring
17 43 (3.13%) Build Automation
18 42 (3.06%) Service Management
19 41 (2.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 623 (45.38%) Python
2 517 (37.65%) Perl
3 494 (35.98%) Bash Shell
4 410 (29.86%) Ruby
5 332 (24.18%) Java
6 258 (18.79%) SQL
7 254 (18.50%) PHP
8 179 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 98 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 43 (3.13%) JavaScript
11 40 (2.91%) C
12 30 (2.18%) C#
13 20 (1.46%) Jython
14 14 (1.02%) VB
14 14 (1.02%) AWK
15 13 (0.95%) C++
16 11 (0.80%) BeanShell
17 10 (0.73%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.58%) Korn
18 8 (0.58%) sed
Qualifications
1 144 (10.49%) Degree
2 70 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (2.84%) RHCE
4 38 (2.77%) CCNA
5 33 (2.40%) CCNP
6 31 (2.26%) Security Cleared
7 25 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (0.95%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.66%) CCIE
10 9 (0.66%) MCSE
11 6 (0.44%) CCSP
11 6 (0.44%) CISSP
11 6 (0.44%) CCDE
11 6 (0.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.22%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.22%) RHCA
12 3 (0.22%) RHCT
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (7.57%) SLA
2 59 (4.30%) QA
3 15 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 336 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 159 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 133 (9.69%) Xen
4 115 (8.38%) KVM
5 90 (6.55%) vSphere
6 47 (3.42%) Hyper-V
7 44 (3.20%) Snort
8 41 (2.99%) Varnish
9 37 (2.69%) NFS
9 37 (2.69%) VMware ESX
10 29 (2.11%) Squid
10 29 (2.11%) Postfix
11 28 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (1.60%) XenServer
13 20 (1.46%) vCloud
14 14 (1.02%) Terminal Services
15 12 (0.87%) Samba
15 12 (0.87%) Nmap
16 11 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 695 (50.62%) Puppet
2 459 (33.43%) Opscode Chef
3 244 (17.77%) Cacti
4 233 (16.97%) ZABBIX
5 135 (9.83%) Opsview
6 123 (8.96%) Salt
7 112 (8.16%) OpenView
8 109 (7.94%) SCOM
9 98 (7.14%) Ansible
10 92 (6.70%) Zenoss
11 74 (5.39%) Ganglia
12 63 (4.59%) Munin
12 63 (4.59%) Vagrant
13 58 (4.22%) logstash
14 55 (4.01%) SCCM
15 51 (3.71%) CFEngine
16 39 (2.84%) WSUS
17 37 (2.69%) HAProxy
18 36 (2.62%) NetBackup
19 30 (2.18%) Icinga
Vendors
1 433 (31.54%) VMware
2 415 (30.23%) Red Hat
3 269 (19.59%) Oracle
4 216 (15.73%) Cisco
5 201 (14.64%) HP
6 171 (12.45%) Microsoft
7 112 (8.16%) JBoss
8 111 (8.08%) SolarWinds
9 83 (6.05%) F5
10 79 (5.75%) Splunk
11 70 (5.10%) Remedy
12 67 (4.88%) Citrix
13 59 (4.30%) Juniper
14 46 (3.35%) IBM
15 45 (3.28%) New Relic
16 44 (3.20%) Riverbed
16 44 (3.20%) Google
17 41 (2.99%) EMC
17 41 (2.99%) Rackspace
18 32 (2.33%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Vocative Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Discovery Education
Salary: Circa £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
University College London
Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + benefits (flexible hrs) and 27 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago