The table below looks at the statistics for Nagios skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nagios over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nagios
Rank 216 182 202
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 8 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.87% 4.12% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
279 413 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.01% 7.71% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 247 344 179
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Nagios
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Nagios Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Nagios
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nagios across the West Midlands region.

Nagios Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Nagios
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Nagios across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Nagios Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Nagios
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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
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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
Birmingham - 4 £22,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £41,250 -
Nagios
England

Nagios
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) UNIX
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) CentOS
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) Apache
6 8 (50.00%) Debian
6 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (50.00%) nginx
7 7 (43.75%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) Perl
8 5 (31.25%) PHP
8 5 (31.25%) MySQL
8 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 5 (31.25%) Python
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) Sun
8 5 (31.25%) SAN
8 5 (31.25%) Replication
8 5 (31.25%) LAMP
8 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
8 5 (31.25%) Varnish
8 5 (31.25%) Postfix
8 5 (31.25%) Sendmail

Nagios
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
1 8 (50.00%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) KDB
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 3 (18.75%) Web Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) LAMP
2 3 (18.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.25%) Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Equities
4 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) CentOS
3 8 (50.00%) Debian
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) SELinux
5 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Varnish
2 5 (31.25%) Postfix
2 5 (31.25%) Sendmail
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Netcool
1 3 (18.75%) ITRS Geneos
1 3 (18.75%) logstash
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Sun
4 2 (12.50%) JBoss
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Kaseya