Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Nagios skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nagios over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Nagios
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 556 496 516
Rank change year-on-year -60 +20 -42
Contract jobs citing Nagios 310 410 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.88% 3.79% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 311 305
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £326 £313 £344
90th Percentile £575 £575 £556
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
England median hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.61% -18.59% +95.88%
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £31.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +49.61% -18.59% +95.88%

Nagios is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10752 10807 8977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.34% 11.11% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7365 6954 5555
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
% change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 245 309
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +0.45%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
% change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nagios in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nagios in England

Nagios
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -73 190 £500 +11.11% 30
South East +12 47 £475 -5.00% 12
North of England +46 45 £414 -0.60% 15
North West +31 25 £406 -4.41% 7
Yorkshire +10 17 £450 +47.54% 8
South West -13 17 £350 -30.00% 6
West Midlands +16 8 - - 6
Midlands +7 8 - - 9
North East +63 3 £400 +33.33%
East of England -27 3 £345 +2.22% 7
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 214 (69.03%) Linux
2 163 (52.58%) DevOps
3 126 (40.65%) Puppet
4 118 (38.06%) Python
5 116 (37.42%) Amazon AWS
6 102 (32.90%) Jenkins
6 102 (32.90%) Red Hat
7 99 (31.94%) Configuration Management
8 97 (31.29%) Bash Shell
9 96 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (29.03%) Unix
11 85 (27.42%) Ansible
12 78 (25.16%) Windows
13 76 (24.52%) MySQL
13 76 (24.52%) Splunk
13 76 (24.52%) CentOS
14 74 (23.87%) Git (software)
15 68 (21.94%) Opscode Chef
16 67 (21.61%) Docker
17 64 (20.65%) Java
18 59 (19.03%) VMware
19 57 (18.39%) JIRA
20 56 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 56 (18.06%) PowerShell
20 56 (18.06%) Finance
21 55 (17.74%) Firewall
21 55 (17.74%) Ruby
22 53 (17.10%) Perl
23 52 (16.77%) Apache
23 52 (16.77%) DNS

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (16.77%) Apache
2 39 (12.58%) nginx
3 33 (10.65%) Tomcat
4 29 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (7.74%) Confluence
6 22 (7.10%) IIS
7 12 (3.87%) OpenStack
8 10 (3.23%) MS Exchange
9 8 (2.58%) JBoss
10 5 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.61%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.29%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.61%) HipChat
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Salerio
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 116 (37.42%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.10%) IaaS
4 21 (6.77%) GitHub
5 15 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (4.52%) PaaS
7 13 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (4.19%) Amazon S3
8 11 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (3.23%) Heroku
9 10 (3.23%) Serverless
10 9 (2.90%) Akamai
10 9 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (2.26%) Office 365
11 7 (2.26%) Route 53
12 6 (1.94%) SaaS
12 6 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.61%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 55 (17.74%) Firewall
2 52 (16.77%) DNS
3 35 (11.29%) VPN
4 29 (9.35%) TCP/IP
5 26 (8.39%) Network Security
6 25 (8.06%) HTTP
7 20 (6.45%) SAN
7 20 (6.45%) WAN
8 18 (5.81%) LDAP
9 17 (5.48%) SSL
10 16 (5.16%) BGP
10 16 (5.16%) DHCP
10 16 (5.16%) LAN
11 15 (4.84%) IPsec
11 15 (4.84%) MPLS
12 14 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (4.19%) Internet
14 12 (3.87%) VLAN
15 11 (3.55%) OSPF
16 9 (2.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (24.52%) MySQL
2 43 (13.87%) SQL Server
3 42 (13.55%) MongoDB
4 25 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.48%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.55%) Big Data
8 8 (2.58%) Redis
9 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.61%) InfluxDB
10 5 (1.61%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.29%) Hazelcast
11 4 (1.29%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.97%) HBase
12 3 (0.97%) Riak
Development Applications
1 102 (32.90%) Jenkins
2 74 (23.87%) Git (software)
3 57 (18.39%) JIRA
4 26 (8.39%) Vagrant
5 24 (7.74%) Maven
5 24 (7.74%) Subversion
6 18 (5.81%) Artifactory
7 17 (5.48%) Bitbucket
8 15 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (3.87%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (2.26%) Selenium
12 6 (1.94%) JMeter
12 6 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.61%) CircleCI
13 5 (1.61%) Gatling
13 5 (1.61%) git-flow
13 5 (1.61%) Log4j
13 5 (1.61%) YourKit
General
1 56 (18.06%) Finance
2 37 (11.94%) Banking
3 10 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.61%) Billing
6 4 (1.29%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.97%) Marketing
7 3 (0.97%) Publishing
8 2 (0.65%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 105 (33.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (14.19%) Linux Engineer
3 42 (13.55%) Administrator
4 29 (9.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 29 (9.35%) Systems Administrator
5 28 (9.03%) AWS Engineer
6 24 (7.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 24 (7.74%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (7.42%) AWS DevOps
7 23 (7.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 23 (7.42%) Linux Administrator
8 22 (7.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 18 (5.81%) Lead DevOps
10 17 (5.48%) Developer
11 13 (4.19%) Network Engineer
11 13 (4.19%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (3.87%) Analyst
12 12 (3.87%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (3.87%) Unix Engineer
13 11 (3.55%) Nagios Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.35%) ActiveMQ
2 27 (8.71%) .NET
3 25 (8.06%) Web Services
4 24 (7.74%) Elastic Stack
5 21 (6.77%) Sensu
6 19 (6.13%) LAMP
7 15 (4.84%) J2EE
7 15 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (4.84%) XML
8 12 (3.87%) HTML
8 12 (3.87%) JSON
9 11 (3.55%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.55%) Node.js
10 9 (2.90%) Kafka
11 8 (2.58%) .NET Core
11 8 (2.58%) RESTful
12 6 (1.94%) Regular Expression
13 5 (1.61%) Ajax
13 5 (1.61%) ODBC
13 5 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.35%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.13%) Device Driver
3 13 (4.19%) Replication
4 12 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.90%) Clustering
8 7 (2.26%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.94%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.61%) Fintech
10 5 (1.61%) SystemC
10 5 (1.61%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.29%) Derivative
11 4 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.29%) Taxonomies
12 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.97%) RIA
13 2 (0.65%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 214 (69.03%) Linux
2 90 (29.03%) Unix
3 78 (25.16%) Windows
4 76 (24.52%) CentOS
5 56 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (12.90%) Ubuntu
7 29 (9.35%) Windows Server
8 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.90%) Solaris
10 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.26%) Amazon Linux
11 7 (2.26%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.61%) Debian
12 5 (1.61%) SUSE
13 4 (1.29%) AIX
13 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.97%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (52.58%) DevOps
2 99 (31.94%) Configuration Management
3 96 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (10.97%) ITIL
5 33 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (10.65%) Open Source
6 27 (8.71%) Migration
7 23 (7.42%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 22 (7.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 22 (7.10%) Load Balancing
8 22 (7.10%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.45%) Scrum
10 18 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (5.48%) High Availability
12 15 (4.84%) Project Management
13 14 (4.52%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (4.52%) Software Engineering
13 14 (4.52%) TDD
14 13 (4.19%) SDLC
15 12 (3.87%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 118 (38.06%) Python
2 97 (31.29%) Bash Shell
3 64 (20.65%) Java
4 56 (18.06%) PowerShell
5 55 (17.74%) Ruby
6 53 (17.10%) Perl
7 44 (14.19%) SQL
8 31 (10.00%) Go
9 28 (9.03%) JavaScript
10 27 (8.71%) PHP
11 25 (8.06%) Shell Script
12 16 (5.16%) C#
13 15 (4.84%) C++
14 14 (4.52%) C
15 8 (2.58%) GraphQL
16 7 (2.26%) Groovy
17 6 (1.94%) Korn
17 6 (1.94%) Scala
17 6 (1.94%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.97%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 20 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.81%) Degree
3 17 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.58%) CCNP
5 8 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.94%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.61%) CCIE
8 4 (1.29%) CCNA
9 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.65%) RHCE
11 1 (0.32%) CCA
11 1 (0.32%) CCSP
11 1 (0.32%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.32%) MCSE
11 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.32%) RHCA
11 1 (0.32%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.42%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.97%) SLA
4 2 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 67 (21.61%) Docker
2 23 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.77%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.52%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (2.58%) XenServer
8 6 (1.94%) KVM
8 6 (1.94%) NFS
9 5 (1.61%) Samba
9 5 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.61%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (1.29%) Firmware
10 4 (1.29%) LXC
10 4 (1.29%) XenApp
11 3 (0.97%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.97%) iptables
11 3 (0.97%) Squid
11 3 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (40.65%) Puppet
2 85 (27.42%) Ansible
3 68 (21.94%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (15.16%) Icinga
5 41 (13.23%) ZABBIX
6 35 (11.29%) Terraform
7 34 (10.97%) Grafana
8 31 (10.00%) Prometheus
9 30 (9.68%) Kubernetes
10 20 (6.45%) logstash
11 19 (6.13%) Galera Cluster
12 18 (5.81%) Graphite
13 17 (5.48%) Cacti
14 16 (5.16%) HP SiteScope
15 15 (4.84%) SCOM
16 13 (4.19%) SCCM
17 10 (3.23%) CFEngine
17 10 (3.23%) HAProxy
18 8 (2.58%) Kibana
18 8 (2.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 102 (32.90%) Red Hat
2 76 (24.52%) Splunk
3 59 (19.03%) VMware
4 31 (10.00%) Cisco
5 28 (9.03%) New Relic
5 28 (9.03%) Oracle
6 26 (8.39%) SolarWinds
7 25 (8.06%) AppDynamics
8 24 (7.74%) HP
9 23 (7.42%) Microsoft
10 19 (6.13%) F5
11 18 (5.81%) Citrix
12 15 (4.84%) Atlassian
13 14 (4.52%) NetApp
14 12 (3.87%) CheckPoint
14 12 (3.87%) Juniper
14 12 (3.87%) Palo Alto
15 11 (3.55%) Google
16 10 (3.23%) IBM
17 7 (2.26%) McAfee