Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Nagios skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Nagios over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 531 549 534
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 288 365 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.38% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.50% 4.15% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 193 255 348
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.69% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £31,168
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% -4.63% +8.00%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,221 8,805 8,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 10.87% 9.81% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,264 6,816 6,578
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £29,129 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.36% +4.76% +5.00%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Nagios as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the UK excluding London

Nagios
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Nagios in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Nagios in the UK excluding London

Nagios
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Nagios in the UK excluding London

Nagios
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 7 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +81 136 £49,000 +15.98% 15
Yorkshire +71 91 £46,000 +8.24% 5
South East +22 62 £62,500 +56.25% 5
South West -26 46 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North West +16 45 £50,000 +33.33% 8
Midlands +16 20 £43,750 -23.91% 7
West Midlands +6 14 £47,500 -17.39% 7
East of England +37 10 £42,500 -19.05% 4
Scotland +20 10 £26,000 -50.48% 6
East Midlands +28 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales -6 4 £48,500 +32.88% 6
Nagios
UK

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT 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 permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Nagios.

1 200 (69.44%) Linux
2 172 (59.72%) Python
3 140 (48.61%) Bash Shell
4 126 (43.75%) Firewall
5 114 (39.58%) Cisco
6 109 (37.85%) VPN
7 102 (35.42%) DNS
8 90 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
9 89 (30.90%) Windows
9 89 (30.90%) AWS
10 88 (30.56%) Puppet
10 88 (30.56%) Perl
11 85 (29.51%) CCNP
12 84 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 83 (28.82%) Docker
13 83 (28.82%) Unix
14 82 (28.47%) WAN
14 82 (28.47%) BGP
15 81 (28.13%) Service Delivery
16 80 (27.78%) OSPF
16 80 (27.78%) SMTP
17 79 (27.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 78 (27.08%) DevOps
19 77 (26.74%) Network Management
19 77 (26.74%) Azure
20 76 (26.39%) Cisco ASA
21 75 (26.04%) VMware
22 74 (25.69%) IPsec
22 74 (25.69%) Fortinet
22 74 (25.69%) Network Design

Nagios
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 34 (11.81%) Apache
2 19 (6.60%) nginx
3 12 (4.17%) IIS
3 12 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.74%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.39%) Confluence
6 4 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.04%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.69%) JBoss
8 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.69%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 89 (30.90%) AWS
2 77 (26.74%) Azure
3 32 (11.11%) GCP
4 26 (9.03%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (7.99%) SaaS
6 19 (6.60%) Amazon ELB
6 19 (6.60%) Amazon S3
7 16 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
7 16 (5.56%) IaaS
8 15 (5.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (5.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (4.51%) Amazon ECS
9 13 (4.51%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (4.51%) Serverless
10 12 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
11 11 (3.82%) Office 365
12 10 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (2.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 126 (43.75%) Firewall
2 109 (37.85%) VPN
3 102 (35.42%) DNS
4 84 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 82 (28.47%) BGP
5 82 (28.47%) WAN
6 80 (27.78%) OSPF
6 80 (27.78%) SMTP
7 76 (26.39%) Cisco ASA
8 74 (25.69%) IPsec
8 74 (25.69%) MPLS
9 71 (24.65%) Broadband
9 71 (24.65%) Network Security
10 69 (23.96%) ADSL
10 69 (23.96%) NetScaler
10 69 (23.96%) RIP
11 22 (7.64%) TCP/IP
12 21 (7.29%) SAN
13 13 (4.51%) LAN
14 12 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.46%) MySQL
2 24 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 19 (6.60%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.51%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.74%) Big Data
8 3 (1.04%) Ingres
8 3 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.69%) DB2
9 2 (0.69%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.69%) Redis
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
Development Applications
1 51 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.93%) Jenkins
3 23 (7.99%) Subversion
4 14 (4.86%) Maven
5 13 (4.51%) JIRA
6 10 (3.47%) Ant
7 8 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.74%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.39%) Hudson
11 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.69%) CMake
12 2 (0.69%) Gatling
12 2 (0.69%) Gradle
12 2 (0.69%) JMeter
12 2 (0.69%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.35%) StarTeam
General
1 48 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 32 (11.11%) Finance
3 24 (8.33%) Retail
4 20 (6.94%) Marketing
5 17 (5.90%) Public Sector
6 12 (4.17%) Electronics
6 12 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.43%) Banking
8 3 (1.04%) Games
9 2 (0.69%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 81 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 59 (20.49%) Security Engineer
3 57 (19.79%) Network Security Engineer
4 55 (19.10%) Cisco Engineer
5 49 (17.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 48 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 43 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 42 (14.58%) Cloud Engineer
9 40 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
10 25 (8.68%) Consultant
11 19 (6.60%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
13 17 (5.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
15 14 (4.86%) Azure Engineer
16 13 (4.51%) Platform Engineer
17 12 (4.17%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
17 12 (4.17%) Developer
17 12 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 22 (7.64%) ActiveMQ
3 16 (5.56%) Sensu
4 15 (5.21%) Elastic Stack
5 13 (4.51%) JSON
5 13 (4.51%) LDAP
6 12 (4.17%) Kafka
7 10 (3.47%) LAMP
8 6 (2.08%) Node.js
9 4 (1.39%) .NET
9 4 (1.39%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.39%) CSS
9 4 (1.39%) CSS3
9 4 (1.39%) HTML
9 4 (1.39%) HTML5
9 4 (1.39%) jQuery
10 3 (1.04%) Django
10 3 (1.04%) Web Services
11 2 (0.69%) Middleware
11 2 (0.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 72 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 46 (15.97%) Data Centre
3 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.60%) Clustering
4 19 (6.60%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (6.60%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 15 (5.21%) Private Cloud
7 12 (4.17%) Replication
8 10 (3.47%) EMC VNX
9 7 (2.43%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.74%) Wiki
11 4 (1.39%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.39%) CMDB
11 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.39%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 200 (69.44%) Linux
2 89 (30.90%) Windows
3 83 (28.82%) Unix
4 51 (17.71%) CentOS
5 26 (9.03%) Windows Server
6 21 (7.29%) Windows 10
7 20 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (6.60%) Ubuntu
9 15 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.47%) Debian
10 10 (3.47%) Solaris
11 6 (2.08%) Fedora
11 6 (2.08%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.04%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.69%) VMS
14 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.35%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (28.13%) Service Delivery
2 78 (27.08%) DevOps
3 77 (26.74%) Network Management
4 74 (25.69%) Network Design
5 72 (25.00%) Change Control
6 69 (23.96%) Product Management
7 66 (22.92%) Configuration Management
8 52 (18.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 49 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (11.81%) ITIL
12 26 (9.03%) Load Balancing
13 21 (7.29%) Service Management
13 21 (7.29%) Software Engineering
14 19 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
15 18 (6.25%) Migration
15 18 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
16 17 (5.90%) Task Automation
16 17 (5.90%) Test Automation
17 16 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 172 (59.72%) Python
2 140 (48.61%) Bash Shell
3 88 (30.56%) Perl
4 57 (19.79%) PowerShell
5 52 (18.06%) Ruby
6 38 (13.19%) SQL
7 35 (12.15%) Go
8 22 (7.64%) Java
9 20 (6.94%) PHP
10 12 (4.17%) C
11 9 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.08%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.74%) C#
14 2 (0.69%) C++
14 2 (0.69%) Groovy
14 2 (0.69%) Julia
14 2 (0.69%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.69%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.35%) C-shell
15 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 90 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (29.51%) CCNP
3 72 (25.00%) CCNA
4 25 (8.68%) Security Cleared
5 19 (6.60%) DV Cleared
6 16 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.17%) Degree
8 5 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.04%) MCSE
9 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.69%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (0.69%) HND
11 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.35%) MCSA
11 1 (0.35%) RHCE
11 1 (0.35%) VCAP
11 1 (0.35%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (27.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (23.96%) ISO 9001
3 31 (10.76%) SLA
4 6 (2.08%) QA
5 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (28.82%) Docker
2 59 (20.49%) Active Directory
3 52 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (8.33%) vSphere
5 19 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (6.25%) Hyper-V
7 14 (4.86%) XenApp
8 13 (4.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (4.51%) NFS
9 12 (4.17%) Samba
10 11 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (2.43%) VMware NSX
12 6 (2.08%) Sendmail
12 6 (2.08%) Xen
13 5 (1.74%) pfSense
14 4 (1.39%) VirtualBox
15 3 (1.04%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.69%) DRBD
16 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 88 (30.56%) Puppet
2 69 (23.96%) FortiGate
3 57 (19.79%) Ansible
4 50 (17.36%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (17.01%) Kubernetes
6 37 (12.85%) ZABBIX
7 35 (12.15%) Grafana
8 30 (10.42%) Terraform
9 25 (8.68%) Cacti
10 24 (8.33%) Prometheus
11 23 (7.99%) SCCM
12 20 (6.94%) SCOM
13 18 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
13 18 (6.25%) Icinga
14 14 (4.86%) Kibana
14 14 (4.86%) SCOrch
14 14 (4.86%) SCVMM
15 13 (4.51%) HAProxy
15 13 (4.51%) Opsview
16 10 (3.47%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 114 (39.58%) Cisco
2 75 (26.04%) VMware
3 74 (25.69%) Fortinet
4 62 (21.53%) Palo Alto
5 44 (15.28%) Microsoft
6 34 (11.81%) Splunk
7 26 (9.03%) Google
8 25 (8.68%) New Relic
8 25 (8.68%) Red Hat
8 25 (8.68%) SolarWinds
9 20 (6.94%) Oracle
10 19 (6.60%) Citrix
11 17 (5.90%) HP
12 15 (5.21%) NetApp
13 14 (4.86%) EMC
14 12 (4.17%) SAP
15 11 (3.82%) CheckPoint
15 11 (3.82%) Veeam
16 9 (3.13%) Brocade
16 9 (3.13%) Dell