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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Nagios
Rank 391 437 519
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +82
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 697 600 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.57% 8.51% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 568 514 310
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
7280 7052 6114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.74% 6.24% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5833 5556 4697
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 March 2015 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 26 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
England +32 654 £48,000 +6.66% 61
London +54 386 £55,000 +4.76% 33
South East -4 106 £47,500 +7.34% 19
City of London +24 78 £55,000 +4.76% 12
West Midlands +16 41 £32,500 - 1
East of England +19 38 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Surrey +18 33 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +9 33 £50,000 - 5
Yorkshire +8 28 £20,000 -33.33% 2
North West +9 26 £40,000 - 2
South West -38 26 £45,000 +87.50% 3
Leeds +3 25 £20,000 -29.82% 1
West Yorkshire +2 25 £20,000 -37.00% 1
Hampshire -25 23 £48,000 +12.94% 1
Coventry +1 22 £40,000 +23.07%
Reading +4 19 £64,500 +7.50% 2
Woking - 19 £47,500 -
Essex +12 17 £30,000 -36.84%
Manchester +1 17 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Scotland +21 16 £50,000 +14.28% 4
Andover -5 14 £48,000 +6.66%
Bristol 0 13 £67,500 +275.00% 2
Brentwood +2 12 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £39,000 - 9
Edinburgh +14 10 £48,750 +2.63% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridge +8 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Birmingham +5 9 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £38,000 - 4
Bracknell +4 7 £45,000 +125.00% 1

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 1107 (81.22%) Linux
2 596 (43.73%) Puppet
3 579 (42.48%) Windows
4 533 (39.10%) VMware
5 531 (38.96%) Python
6 506 (37.12%) MySQL
7 453 (33.24%) Bash Shell
8 440 (32.28%) Perl
8 440 (32.28%) DevOps
9 425 (31.18%) Opscode Chef
10 420 (30.81%) Apache
11 410 (30.08%) Red Hat
12 343 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
13 327 (23.99%) Ruby
14 325 (23.84%) Java
15 311 (22.82%) Configuration Management
16 293 (21.50%) Firewall
17 291 (21.35%) SAN
18 287 (21.06%) UNIX
19 285 (20.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 274 (20.10%) DNS
20 274 (20.10%) Cisco
21 272 (19.96%) Tomcat
22 261 (19.15%) HP
23 258 (18.93%) PHP
24 256 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
25 240 (17.61%) SQL
26 238 (17.46%) CentOS
27 229 (16.80%) Ubuntu
28 214 (15.70%) ITIL

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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
1 420 (30.81%) Apache
2 272 (19.96%) Tomcat
3 176 (12.91%) IIS
4 171 (12.55%) nginx
5 107 (7.85%) SharePoint
6 100 (7.34%) OpenStack
7 94 (6.90%) MS Exchange
8 74 (5.43%) JBoss
9 54 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 41 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
11 40 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 35 (2.57%) Confluence
13 34 (2.49%) Node.js
14 31 (2.27%) Lync
15 30 (2.20%) WebLogic
16 29 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
17 24 (1.76%) Office Communications Server
17 24 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
17 24 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
17 24 (1.76%) GlassFish
Applications
1 136 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (2.93%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (0.66%) Magento
3 8 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.51%) AWD
5 6 (0.44%) Sophis RISQUE
6 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.29%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CCM
7 2 (0.15%) RMDS
8 1 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.073%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 186 (13.65%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (5.06%) SaaS
3 54 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (2.79%) Amazon S3
6 33 (2.42%) SoftLayer
7 32 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 31 (2.27%) Office 365
9 30 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 27 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 26 (1.91%) PaaS
12 20 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (1.25%) IaaS
14 15 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (1.03%) GitHub
16 12 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
17 11 (0.81%) Heroku
18 10 (0.73%) Engine Yard
18 10 (0.73%) Route 53
19 9 (0.66%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 293 (21.50%) Firewall
2 291 (21.35%) SAN
3 274 (20.10%) DNS
4 201 (14.75%) TCP/IP
5 153 (11.23%) VPN
6 122 (8.95%) HTTP
7 111 (8.14%) Internet
8 108 (7.92%) WAN
9 104 (7.63%) LDAP
10 102 (7.48%) LAN
11 98 (7.19%) VLAN
12 97 (7.12%) DHCP
13 89 (6.53%) VoIP
14 84 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
15 81 (5.94%) FTP
16 74 (5.43%) BGP
17 69 (5.06%) SNMP
17 69 (5.06%) SSL
17 69 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
18 61 (4.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (37.12%) MySQL
2 206 (15.11%) SQL Server
3 135 (9.90%) NoSQL
4 129 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
5 116 (8.51%) MongoDB
6 90 (6.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 51 (3.74%) Hadoop
7 51 (3.74%) Redis
8 49 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 43 (3.15%) Big Data
10 42 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 34 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 33 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
15 28 (2.05%) MariaDB
16 26 (1.91%) RDBMS
17 23 (1.69%) Oracle Database
18 16 (1.17%) Couchbase
18 16 (1.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 193 (14.16%) Jenkins
2 153 (11.23%) Git (software)
3 133 (9.76%) Subversion
4 116 (8.51%) JIRA
5 53 (3.89%) Maven
6 33 (2.42%) Hudson
6 33 (2.42%) TeamCity
7 31 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 27 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (1.61%) VisualVM
10 14 (1.03%) Artifactory
10 14 (1.03%) Ant
10 14 (1.03%) JUnit
11 10 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.73%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.44%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.37%) Behat
13 5 (0.37%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 189 (13.87%) Finance
2 62 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 55 (4.04%) Games
4 47 (3.45%) Banking
5 33 (2.42%) Retail
6 27 (1.98%) Back Office
7 17 (1.25%) Publishing
8 14 (1.03%) Billing
9 10 (0.73%) Marketing
10 9 (0.66%) Advertising
11 8 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.22%) Front Office
13 3 (0.22%) French Language
13 3 (0.22%) Welsh Language
13 3 (0.22%) iGaming
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.073%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 393 (28.83%) Administrator
2 351 (25.75%) Systems Administrator
3 257 (18.86%) Linux Administrator
4 221 (16.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 189 (13.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 123 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
7 119 (8.73%) Support Engineer
8 101 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
9 97 (7.12%) Analyst
10 79 (5.80%) Network Engineer
11 63 (4.62%) Support Analyst
12 60 (4.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 54 (3.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 53 (3.89%) Operations Engineer
14 53 (3.89%) Applications Support
15 48 (3.52%) Team Leader
16 46 (3.37%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 46 (3.37%) Developer
17 44 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 41 (3.01%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (13.65%) Web Services
2 118 (8.66%) LAMP
3 87 (6.38%) .NET
4 64 (4.70%) RabbitMQ
5 42 (3.08%) HTML
6 37 (2.71%) REST
7 34 (2.49%) Memcached
8 33 (2.42%) J2EE
9 29 (2.13%) XML
10 23 (1.69%) Middleware
11 21 (1.54%) COM+
12 19 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
12 19 (1.39%) Apache Flex
13 18 (1.32%) Java EE
14 16 (1.17%) RESTful
14 16 (1.17%) MCollective
15 15 (1.10%) JMS
16 14 (1.03%) EJB
17 12 (0.88%) CSS
17 12 (0.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (13.43%) Open Source
2 127 (9.32%) Clustering
3 104 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 85 (6.24%) Computer Science
5 58 (4.26%) Replication
6 49 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 38 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.83%) Streaming Video
8 25 (1.83%) CESG
9 21 (1.54%) DataPower
9 21 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.39%) Derivative
11 17 (1.25%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.17%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
14 13 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
14 13 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
14 13 (0.95%) iPad
14 13 (0.95%) Wiki
15 11 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1107 (81.22%) Linux
2 579 (42.48%) Windows
3 287 (21.06%) UNIX
4 285 (20.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 238 (17.46%) CentOS
6 229 (16.80%) Ubuntu
7 134 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 122 (8.95%) Solaris
9 106 (7.78%) Debian
10 88 (6.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (2.35%) Windows 7
13 26 (1.91%) SUSE
14 25 (1.83%) Fedora
14 25 (1.83%) Apple iOS
14 25 (1.83%) Android
15 14 (1.03%) Amazon Linux
16 12 (0.88%) AIX
17 10 (0.73%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (32.28%) DevOps
2 311 (22.82%) Configuration Management
3 256 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
4 214 (15.70%) ITIL
5 159 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
6 147 (10.79%) Load Balancing
7 134 (9.83%) Performance Tuning
8 119 (8.73%) E-Commerce
9 97 (7.12%) Project Management
10 94 (6.90%) Incident Management
11 71 (5.21%) Service Management
11 71 (5.21%) Scrum
12 64 (4.70%) Change Management
13 58 (4.26%) Software Engineering
14 55 (4.04%) Problem Management
14 55 (4.04%) Release Management
15 51 (3.74%) Mentoring
16 48 (3.52%) Network Design
17 45 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
17 45 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 531 (38.96%) Python
2 453 (33.24%) Bash Shell
3 440 (32.28%) Perl
4 327 (23.99%) Ruby
5 325 (23.84%) Java
6 258 (18.93%) PHP
7 240 (17.61%) SQL
8 142 (10.42%) Shell Script
9 132 (9.68%) PowerShell
10 65 (4.77%) JavaScript
11 39 (2.86%) Korn
12 26 (1.91%) C
13 25 (1.83%) Bourne shell
14 19 (1.39%) AWK
15 17 (1.25%) C#
16 16 (1.17%) sed
17 11 (0.81%) C++
18 9 (0.66%) Groovy
19 8 (0.59%) PL/SQL
20 7 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (14.60%) Degree
2 129 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (4.92%) CCNP
4 63 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 59 (4.33%) CCNA
6 56 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (3.45%) MCSE
8 45 (3.30%) SC Cleared
9 28 (2.05%) MCP
10 27 (1.98%) RHCE
11 23 (1.69%) DV Cleared
12 20 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (1.03%) MCITP
14 12 (0.88%) NCDA
14 12 (0.88%) MCSA
15 9 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.59%) LPIC
17 7 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
18 6 (0.44%) RHCSA
18 6 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.72%) SLA
2 44 (3.23%) QA
3 30 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 343 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 194 (14.23%) Active Directory
3 99 (7.26%) Hyper-V
4 95 (6.97%) vSphere
5 77 (5.65%) NFS
6 70 (5.14%) KVM
7 67 (4.92%) Xen
8 60 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
9 52 (3.82%) VMware ESX
10 51 (3.74%) Varnish
11 32 (2.35%) XenServer
12 29 (2.13%) Docker
13 28 (2.05%) iptables
14 25 (1.83%) XenDesktop
15 22 (1.61%) Terminal Services
16 18 (1.32%) Snort
16 18 (1.32%) Openswan
17 17 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 16 (1.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
18 16 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 596 (43.73%) Puppet
2 425 (31.18%) Opscode Chef
3 195 (14.31%) Cacti
4 191 (14.01%) ZABBIX
5 131 (9.61%) Opsview
6 130 (9.54%) Ansible
7 120 (8.80%) Graphite
8 104 (7.63%) SCOM
9 102 (7.48%) OpenView
10 87 (6.38%) logstash
11 62 (4.55%) Salt
11 62 (4.55%) Zenoss
12 57 (4.18%) SCCM
12 57 (4.18%) Ganglia
12 57 (4.18%) Munin
13 56 (4.11%) Tivoli
14 52 (3.82%) Vagrant
15 50 (3.67%) NetBackup
16 49 (3.60%) Icinga
17 44 (3.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 533 (39.10%) VMware
2 410 (30.08%) Red Hat
3 274 (20.10%) Cisco
4 261 (19.15%) HP
5 208 (15.26%) Oracle
6 201 (14.75%) Microsoft
7 118 (8.66%) SolarWinds
8 116 (8.51%) Splunk
9 84 (6.16%) Citrix
10 82 (6.02%) NetApp
11 63 (4.62%) Juniper
12 55 (4.04%) Veeam
13 54 (3.96%) Dell
14 48 (3.52%) F5
15 46 (3.37%) Remedy
16 45 (3.30%) IBM
17 42 (3.08%) CA
18 40 (2.93%) Riverbed
19 37 (2.71%) Akamai
20 36 (2.64%) Symantec
London
SQUIZ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £74000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago