Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 592 535 554
Rank change year-on-year -57 +19 -67
Contract jobs citing Nagios 161 348 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.51% 2.48% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 235 219
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +8.00% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £334 £313
90th Percentile £600 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +0.10% +11.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
England median hourly rate £39.75 £41.83 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.96% +5.22% +25.20%
10th Percentile £17.95 £39.07 £33.43
90th Percentile £41.63 £46.78 £47.08
UK median hourly rate £39.75 £41.83 £39.75
% change year-on-year -4.96% +5.22% +25.20%

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 10,670 14,057 11,201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.49% 14.72% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,253 9,568 7,672
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 368 258
England median hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £17.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +1.42% -16.76%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.30 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +16.01% - -15.58%

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 9 December 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in England over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 9 December 2019. 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 -34 66 £500 -4.76% 29
North of England +33 40 £550 +41.94% 16
South East +42 22 £450 - 7
North West +26 17 £550 +67.94% 8
Yorkshire +48 16 £325 +8.33% 6
South West -6 16 £525 +35.48% 3
North East +14 7 £419 -10.90% 2
Midlands +31 6 £400 -0.12% 7
East of England +28 6 £365 -15.12% 4
East Midlands +15 4 - -
West Midlands +19 2 £400 -15.79% 7
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 82 (50.93%) Linux
2 69 (42.86%) AWS
3 64 (39.75%) Ansible
4 54 (33.54%) DevOps
5 53 (32.92%) Puppet
6 47 (29.19%) Azure
6 47 (29.19%) Python
7 45 (27.95%) VPN
8 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (27.33%) Opscode Chef
9 43 (26.71%) Jenkins
9 43 (26.71%) Cisco
9 43 (26.71%) Java
10 42 (26.09%) Configuration Management
11 41 (25.47%) Firewall
11 41 (25.47%) SolarWinds
12 40 (24.84%) Terraform
13 38 (23.60%) Perl
13 38 (23.60%) Windows
14 37 (22.98%) Security Cleared
15 35 (21.74%) OSPF
15 35 (21.74%) Juniper
16 33 (20.50%) CentOS
17 32 (19.88%) Bash Shell
17 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
18 31 (19.25%) SQL
18 31 (19.25%) Cisco Nexus
19 30 (18.63%) Docker
19 30 (18.63%) Kubernetes
20 29 (18.01%) Ethernet

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 10 (6.21%) Apache
2 9 (5.59%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.97%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.35%) Confluence
5 6 (3.73%) IIS
6 5 (3.11%) nginx
7 4 (2.48%) JBoss
8 3 (1.86%) Jetty
9 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.62%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) FileZilla
3 1 (0.62%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.86%) CA PPM
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.62%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 69 (42.86%) AWS
2 47 (29.19%) Azure
3 24 (14.91%) GCP
4 20 (12.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (8.70%) Datadog
5 14 (8.70%) Office 365
6 11 (6.83%) OpenShift
7 10 (6.21%) Serverless
8 9 (5.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (5.59%) Amazon S3
8 9 (5.59%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (5.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (4.97%) GitHub
10 7 (4.35%) PaaS
11 6 (3.73%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (3.73%) IaaS
11 6 (3.73%) Route 53
12 4 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (2.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (27.95%) VPN
2 41 (25.47%) Firewall
3 35 (21.74%) OSPF
4 31 (19.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 29 (18.01%) Ethernet
6 27 (16.77%) Wireshark
7 23 (14.29%) DNS
8 20 (12.42%) BGP
8 20 (12.42%) TCP/IP
9 18 (11.18%) LAN
10 17 (10.56%) IPv4
10 17 (10.56%) IPv6
10 17 (10.56%) VXLAN
11 15 (9.32%) MPLS
12 13 (8.07%) EIGRP
13 11 (6.83%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (6.83%) Wireless
13 11 (6.83%) WLAN
14 10 (6.21%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (6.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) MySQL
2 10 (6.21%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.59%) Big Data
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.86%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.62%) DB2
8 1 (0.62%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (26.71%) Jenkins
2 21 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.45%) JIRA
3 12 (7.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (6.83%) Artifactory
5 10 (6.21%) Subversion
6 5 (3.11%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.11%) CircleCI
6 5 (3.11%) Maven
6 5 (3.11%) Selenium
6 5 (3.11%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.48%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.48%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.86%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.86%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.86%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.86%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.86%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (13.04%) Finance
2 16 (9.94%) Public Sector
3 8 (4.97%) Banking
3 8 (4.97%) Front Office
4 7 (4.35%) Games
4 7 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (24.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (18.63%) Administrator
3 25 (15.53%) Network Engineer
4 22 (13.66%) Senior DevOps
5 20 (12.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 18 (11.18%) Architect
7 14 (8.70%) Network Administrator
8 12 (7.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Juniper Engineer
9 9 (5.59%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.35%) Consultant
12 6 (3.73%) Developer
12 6 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (3.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.53%) .NET
2 18 (11.18%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (6.21%) 802.1X
4 9 (5.59%) Web Services
5 7 (4.35%) LAMP
6 6 (3.73%) LDAP
7 5 (3.11%) Kafka
8 4 (2.48%) .NET Core
8 4 (2.48%) Middleware
8 4 (2.48%) Node.js
8 4 (2.48%) REST
8 4 (2.48%) SOAP
9 3 (1.86%) Django
9 3 (1.86%) RESTful
10 1 (0.62%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.62%) J2EE
10 1 (0.62%) JRuby
10 1 (0.62%) JSON
10 1 (0.62%) Sensu
10 1 (0.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.66%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.73%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.48%) Clustering
4 4 (2.48%) Replication
5 3 (1.86%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.24%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.24%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.62%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.62%) DataPower
7 1 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 82 (50.93%) Linux
2 38 (23.60%) Windows
3 33 (20.50%) CentOS
4 29 (18.01%) Ubuntu
5 23 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 13 (8.07%) Unix
8 10 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.48%) VMS
11 3 (1.86%) Solaris
11 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.24%) Android
12 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.24%) Debian
13 1 (0.62%) Fedora
13 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.54%) DevOps
2 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 28 (17.39%) Change Management
5 26 (16.15%) ITIL
6 24 (14.91%) Open Source
7 23 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
8 22 (13.66%) Microservices
9 19 (11.80%) Computer Science
10 18 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.18%) High Availability
10 18 (11.18%) Project Delivery
11 17 (10.56%) Deployment Automation
11 17 (10.56%) Migration
12 16 (9.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 15 (9.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 15 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (8.07%) Analytics
15 12 (7.45%) Mathematics
15 12 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.19%) Python
2 43 (26.71%) Java
3 38 (23.60%) Perl
4 32 (19.88%) Bash Shell
5 31 (19.25%) SQL
6 27 (16.77%) Ruby
7 19 (11.80%) PowerShell
8 12 (7.45%) C++
9 10 (6.21%) C
10 6 (3.73%) C#
10 6 (3.73%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.11%) Go
11 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
12 4 (2.48%) PHP
13 3 (1.86%) VBScript
14 1 (0.62%) Groovy
14 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.62%) Rust
Qualifications
1 37 (22.98%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (14.29%) CCNP
4 14 (8.70%) JNCIP
5 12 (7.45%) DV Cleared
6 11 (6.83%) CCNA
6 11 (6.83%) Degree
7 9 (5.59%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.73%) MCSE
8 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.24%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.24%) VCAP
9 2 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.62%) ISEB
10 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.62%) RHCE
10 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (18.63%) Docker
2 20 (12.42%) Active Directory
3 16 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.48%) KVM
5 4 (2.48%) pfSense
5 4 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.48%) vSphere
6 3 (1.86%) Xen
7 2 (1.24%) iptables
7 2 (1.24%) LXC
7 2 (1.24%) NFS
7 2 (1.24%) Samba
7 2 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.62%) Snort
8 1 (0.62%) vCloud
8 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (39.75%) Ansible
2 53 (32.92%) Puppet
3 44 (27.33%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (24.84%) Terraform
5 30 (18.63%) Kubernetes
6 26 (16.15%) Grafana
7 25 (15.53%) Prometheus
8 18 (11.18%) ZABBIX
9 13 (8.07%) Cacti
9 13 (8.07%) SCOM
10 9 (5.59%) Packer
10 9 (5.59%) SCCM
11 8 (4.97%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (4.35%) Salt
13 6 (3.73%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (3.73%) logstash
13 6 (3.73%) WSUS
14 5 (3.11%) Kibana
14 5 (3.11%) Netcool
14 5 (3.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (26.71%) Cisco
2 41 (25.47%) SolarWinds
3 35 (21.74%) Juniper
4 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
5 29 (18.01%) Splunk
5 29 (18.01%) VMware
6 17 (10.56%) Oracle
7 15 (9.32%) New Relic
8 12 (7.45%) Google
8 12 (7.45%) HP
8 12 (7.45%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.21%) IBM
9 10 (6.21%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.97%) NetScout
10 8 (4.97%) ServiceNow
11 7 (4.35%) AppDynamics
12 6 (3.73%) BMC
12 6 (3.73%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.73%) F5
12 6 (3.73%) Meraki