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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 403 429 454
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +25
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 696 550 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.34% 8.37% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 613 468 465
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
7454 6575 6383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.40% 6.18% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5929 5331 5185
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +22 656 £50,000 +11.11% 75
London +65 462 £54,000 +12.50% 38
City of London +51 103 £50,000 +5.26% 11
South East -22 86 £49,500 +11.54% 13
Berkshire 0 41 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Yorkshire -8 37 £40,000 -15.78% 8
South West -18 29 £27,500 -16.66% 5
West Yorkshire - 27 £45,000 - 4
Leeds - 27 £45,000 - 4
Surrey -13 25 £47,500 +31.94% 3
North West -9 19 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Scotland -11 19 £40,000 -20.00%
Maidenhead -1 18 £57,500 +27.77%
East of England -24 15 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Windsor - 15 £57,500 -
Manchester -6 13 £40,000 -12.08% 5
Edinburgh -8 13 £37,500 -25.00%
Bristol +4 12 £27,500 -27.63% 4
Cardiff - 10 £32,500 -
Wales - 10 £32,500 -
South Wales - 10 £32,500 -
Essex +14 9 £32,000 -44.34%
Wiltshire -14 8 £45,000 -1.63% 1
Devon -5 7 £20,500 -1.44%
Exeter -9 7 £20,500 -1.44%
Reading -20 7 £35,000 -20.00% 2
Brentwood +8 6 - -
Brighton -25 6 £39,000 -13.33% 1
West Midlands -28 6 £41,250 +17.85% 3
East Sussex -30 6 £39,000 -13.33% 1

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1170 (87.38%) Linux
2 681 (50.86%) Puppet
3 605 (45.18%) Python
4 571 (42.64%) MySQL
5 541 (40.40%) Windows
6 508 (37.94%) Perl
7 477 (35.62%) Bash Shell
8 448 (33.46%) Opscode Chef
9 445 (33.23%) Apache
10 421 (31.44%) VMware
11 417 (31.14%) DevOps
12 403 (30.10%) Red Hat
13 385 (28.75%) Ruby
14 345 (25.77%) Ubuntu
15 342 (25.54%) UNIX
16 326 (24.35%) Java
17 325 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 297 (22.18%) CentOS
19 286 (21.36%) Open Source
20 275 (20.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 271 (20.24%) Oracle
22 260 (19.42%) SQL
23 259 (19.34%) Configuration Management
24 258 (19.27%) Tomcat
25 254 (18.97%) PHP
26 237 (17.70%) Firewall
27 234 (17.48%) ZABBIX
27 234 (17.48%) Cacti
28 222 (16.58%) TCP/IP
29 220 (16.43%) DNS

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 445 (33.23%) Apache
2 258 (19.27%) Tomcat
3 160 (11.95%) nginx
4 137 (10.23%) IIS
5 68 (5.08%) OpenStack
6 67 (5.00%) Node.js
7 56 (4.18%) WebLogic
8 54 (4.03%) MS Exchange
9 48 (3.58%) SharePoint
10 33 (2.46%) Drupal
11 30 (2.24%) CMS
11 30 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (1.79%) Escenic
14 20 (1.49%) Apache Solr
15 19 (1.42%) Confluence
16 15 (1.12%) Jetty
17 14 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
18 12 (0.90%) Resin
19 11 (0.82%) Lync
Applications
1 100 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.19%) MS Office
3 6 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.30%) SPSS
5 1 (0.075%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 36 (2.69%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.30%) AWD
4 2 (0.15%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.075%) RMDS
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 159 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (7.92%) SaaS
3 45 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.64%) IaaS
6 21 (1.57%) PaaS
7 17 (1.27%) Rackspace Cloud
8 14 (1.05%) GitHub
9 11 (0.82%) Joyent
10 10 (0.75%) Office 365
11 8 (0.60%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.22%) Route 53
13 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 237 (17.70%) Firewall
2 222 (16.58%) TCP/IP
3 220 (16.43%) DNS
4 184 (13.74%) SAN
5 126 (9.41%) Internet
6 98 (7.32%) LDAP
7 91 (6.80%) VPN
8 81 (6.05%) HTTP
9 72 (5.38%) DHCP
10 70 (5.23%) SNMP
11 65 (4.85%) WAN
12 63 (4.71%) NAS
13 61 (4.56%) FTP
14 59 (4.41%) SSH
15 56 (4.18%) LAN
15 56 (4.18%) VoIP
15 56 (4.18%) SSL
16 55 (4.11%) BGP
16 55 (4.11%) SMTP
17 45 (3.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 571 (42.64%) MySQL
2 190 (14.19%) SQL Server
3 165 (12.32%) PostgreSQL
4 109 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 102 (7.62%) NoSQL
6 85 (6.35%) Relational Database
7 67 (5.00%) Big Data
8 58 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 57 (4.26%) Hadoop
10 53 (3.96%) Redis
11 44 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (3.14%) Oracle Database
13 40 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (2.24%) DB2
15 25 (1.87%) RDBMS
15 25 (1.87%) Riak
16 22 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (1.64%) HBase
17 15 (1.12%) CouchDB
17 15 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 190 (14.19%) Git (software)
1 190 (14.19%) Jenkins
2 171 (12.77%) Subversion
3 91 (6.80%) JIRA
4 84 (6.27%) Hudson
5 81 (6.05%) Maven
6 51 (3.81%) Ant
7 28 (2.09%) TeamCity
7 28 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (1.19%) Mercurial
9 13 (0.97%) VisualVM
10 12 (0.90%) Cucumber
10 12 (0.90%) SpecFlow
10 12 (0.90%) Selenium
11 9 (0.67%) Firebug
12 5 (0.37%) FishEye
12 5 (0.37%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.30%) PHPUnit
13 4 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (0.30%) JUnit
General
1 216 (16.13%) Finance
2 77 (5.75%) Games
3 72 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 58 (4.33%) Publishing
5 55 (4.11%) Banking
6 27 (2.02%) Marketing
7 25 (1.87%) Back Office
8 23 (1.72%) Advertising
9 22 (1.64%) Retail
10 13 (0.97%) Online Betting
11 12 (0.90%) Welsh Language
12 11 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.45%) Electronics
14 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.37%) Front Office
15 5 (0.37%) Legal
15 5 (0.37%) Local Government
15 5 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 454 (33.91%) Administrator
2 374 (27.93%) Systems Administrator
3 320 (23.90%) Linux Administrator
4 223 (16.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 180 (13.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 118 (8.81%) Linux Engineer
7 89 (6.65%) Systems Engineer
8 81 (6.05%) Support Engineer
9 65 (4.85%) Analyst
9 65 (4.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 59 (4.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 58 (4.33%) Developer
12 54 (4.03%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 52 (3.88%) Network Engineer
14 50 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 49 (3.66%) Linux Support
15 49 (3.66%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 48 (3.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 40 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
18 34 (2.54%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (10.83%) Web Services
2 140 (10.46%) LAMP
3 88 (6.57%) .NET
4 38 (2.84%) XML
5 33 (2.46%) HTML
6 28 (2.09%) Sensu
7 27 (2.02%) ASP.NET
8 25 (1.87%) Ajax
9 21 (1.57%) Middleware
10 20 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 19 (1.42%) CSS
12 16 (1.19%) J2EE
12 16 (1.19%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (1.19%) Java EE
13 14 (1.05%) JSON
13 14 (1.05%) RESTful
13 14 (1.05%) REST
14 13 (0.97%) Sphinx
14 13 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (0.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 286 (21.36%) Open Source
2 95 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 82 (6.12%) Clustering
4 80 (5.97%) Replication
5 49 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 39 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 36 (2.69%) Social Media
8 32 (2.39%) Hedge funds
9 26 (1.94%) Digital Media
9 26 (1.94%) Management Information System
10 23 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 23 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.42%) Blog
12 14 (1.05%) Online Games
13 13 (0.97%) IBM XIV
14 12 (0.90%) DataPower
14 12 (0.90%) Smartphone
15 11 (0.82%) IPTV
16 9 (0.67%) Streaming Media
16 9 (0.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1170 (87.38%) Linux
2 541 (40.40%) Windows
3 345 (25.77%) Ubuntu
4 342 (25.54%) UNIX
5 297 (22.18%) CentOS
6 275 (20.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 157 (11.73%) Debian
8 112 (8.36%) Solaris
9 101 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 54 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 35 (2.61%) SUSE
13 31 (2.32%) Windows 7
14 18 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
15 17 (1.27%) Fedora
15 17 (1.27%) FreeBSD
16 15 (1.12%) OpenBSD
17 11 (0.82%) Android
17 11 (0.82%) Apple iOS
18 10 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (31.14%) DevOps
2 259 (19.34%) Configuration Management
3 195 (14.56%) Load Balancing
4 173 (12.92%) ITIL
5 165 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
6 159 (11.87%) E-Commerce
7 139 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
8 129 (9.63%) Performance Tuning
9 120 (8.96%) Scrum
10 95 (7.09%) Service Delivery
11 87 (6.50%) Incident Management
12 68 (5.08%) Project Management
13 65 (4.85%) Change Management
14 63 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
15 62 (4.63%) Software Engineering
16 55 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
17 43 (3.21%) Build Automation
18 40 (2.99%) Workflow
19 39 (2.91%) Release Management
19 39 (2.91%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 605 (45.18%) Python
2 508 (37.94%) Perl
3 477 (35.62%) Bash Shell
4 385 (28.75%) Ruby
5 326 (24.35%) Java
6 260 (19.42%) SQL
7 254 (18.97%) PHP
8 174 (12.99%) Shell Script
9 98 (7.32%) PowerShell
10 43 (3.21%) JavaScript
11 38 (2.84%) C
12 30 (2.24%) C#
13 21 (1.57%) Jython
14 14 (1.05%) AWK
15 12 (0.90%) VB
15 12 (0.90%) C++
16 11 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 11 (0.82%) BeanShell
17 8 (0.60%) sed
18 7 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 136 (10.16%) Degree
2 62 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (2.76%) RHCE
4 36 (2.69%) CCNA
5 31 (2.32%) Security Cleared
6 27 (2.02%) CCNP
7 23 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.90%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (0.60%) MCSE
10 6 (0.45%) CCIE
11 4 (0.30%) CCSP
11 4 (0.30%) CISSP
11 4 (0.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.30%) CCDE
12 3 (0.22%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.22%) RHCA
12 3 (0.22%) RHCT
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.24%) SLA
2 63 (4.71%) QA
3 13 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 325 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 126 (9.41%) Xen
4 109 (8.14%) KVM
5 84 (6.27%) vSphere
6 45 (3.36%) Varnish
7 44 (3.29%) Hyper-V
8 41 (3.06%) Snort
9 37 (2.76%) VMware ESX
10 34 (2.54%) NFS
11 29 (2.17%) Squid
12 27 (2.02%) Postfix
12 27 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
13 23 (1.72%) XenServer
14 19 (1.42%) vCloud
15 13 (0.97%) Terminal Services
16 12 (0.90%) Nmap
17 10 (0.75%) Samba
17 10 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 7 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 681 (50.86%) Puppet
2 448 (33.46%) Opscode Chef
3 234 (17.48%) ZABBIX
3 234 (17.48%) Cacti
4 132 (9.86%) Opsview
5 122 (9.11%) Salt
6 118 (8.81%) OpenView
7 104 (7.77%) SCOM
8 92 (6.87%) Zenoss
9 90 (6.72%) Ansible
10 78 (5.83%) Ganglia
11 67 (5.00%) Munin
12 57 (4.26%) logstash
13 54 (4.03%) Vagrant
14 51 (3.81%) SCCM
14 51 (3.81%) CFEngine
15 38 (2.84%) WSUS
16 36 (2.69%) NetBackup
17 34 (2.54%) HAProxy
18 31 (2.32%) Icinga
Vendors
1 421 (31.44%) VMware
2 403 (30.10%) Red Hat
3 271 (20.24%) Oracle
4 199 (14.86%) Cisco
5 190 (14.19%) HP
6 164 (12.25%) Microsoft
7 113 (8.44%) JBoss
8 102 (7.62%) SolarWinds
9 84 (6.27%) Splunk
10 79 (5.90%) F5
11 66 (4.93%) Remedy
12 64 (4.78%) Citrix
13 54 (4.03%) Juniper
14 46 (3.44%) IBM
14 46 (3.44%) New Relic
15 44 (3.29%) Google
16 41 (3.06%) Rackspace
17 38 (2.84%) Riverbed
18 36 (2.69%) BMC
19 34 (2.54%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum £55,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £73000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Sourceright
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago