Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Icinga skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Icinga over the 6 months to 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Icinga, Icinga2
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 984 673 1029
Rank change year-on-year -311 +356 +71
Permanent jobs citing Icinga 66 15 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.031% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.31% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56 15 48
10th Percentile £33,375 £45,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £60,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +26.32% -9.52%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £85,000 " £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +30.43% -1.60%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 21,226 8,009 17,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.80% 16.39% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13,593 6,703 13,677
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Icinga
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Icinga as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Icinga in the UK

Icinga
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Icinga.

Salary trend for Icinga in the UK

Icinga
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Icinga over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Icinga in the UK

Icinga
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Icinga within the UK over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. 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
England -290 57 £62,500 +4.17% 7
London -229 38 £62,500 +4.17% 5
Work from Home -249 28 £65,000 +8.33% 3
UK excluding London -225 19 £62,500 +4.17% 2
East of England -108 6 £62,500 +4.17%
North of England -127 5 - - 1
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
South East - 4 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT jobs citing Icinga 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 with a requirement for Icinga.

1 53 (80.30%) Linux
2 38 (57.58%) Nagios
3 33 (50.00%) Python
4 32 (48.48%) CentOS
5 31 (46.97%) Docker
6 30 (45.45%) Ansible
6 30 (45.45%) Puppet
7 29 (43.94%) DevOps
8 28 (42.42%) Git (software)
9 25 (37.88%) AWS
10 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
10 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (34.85%) Kubernetes
12 22 (33.33%) Broadband
13 21 (31.82%) DNS
14 20 (30.30%) IPv6
15 18 (27.27%) BGP
15 18 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (27.27%) Prometheus
15 18 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (24.24%) Azure
16 16 (24.24%) OSPF
17 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
17 15 (22.73%) SNMP
17 15 (22.73%) Open Source
17 15 (22.73%) MariaDB
17 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
18 14 (21.21%) Grafana
18 14 (21.21%) HAProxy
18 14 (21.21%) SQL Server

Icinga
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (19.70%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (18.18%) Apache
3 10 (15.15%) WordPress
4 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.88%) AWS
2 16 (24.24%) Azure
3 10 (15.15%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (15.15%) AWS Direct Connect
4 5 (7.58%) GCP
5 4 (6.06%) GitHub
6 3 (4.55%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.55%) MinIO
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.52%) Azure Storage
7 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.52%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.52%) Datadog
7 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Broadband
2 21 (31.82%) DNS
3 20 (30.30%) IPv6
4 18 (27.27%) BGP
5 16 (24.24%) OSPF
6 15 (22.73%) SNMP
7 12 (18.18%) WAN
8 10 (15.15%) DHCP
8 10 (15.15%) IPsec
8 10 (15.15%) IPv4
8 10 (15.15%) LAN
8 10 (15.15%) VPN
9 9 (13.64%) Network Security
10 8 (12.12%) Firewall
10 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.61%) HTTP
11 7 (10.61%) SMTP
12 5 (7.58%) HTTPS
12 5 (7.58%) MPLS
12 5 (7.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (22.73%) MariaDB
3 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.09%) MySQL
6 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.55%) InfluxDB
6 3 (4.55%) ObjectStore
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 24 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.06%) GitLab
3 4 (6.06%) GoCD
4 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.52%) AppScan
5 1 (1.52%) git-flow
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (12.12%) Social Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Games
3 5 (7.58%) Presentation Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Administrator
3 10 (15.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Linux Scripter
3 10 (15.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (12.12%) Linux Support
5 6 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) DBA
6 5 (7.58%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Junior
6 5 (7.58%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Junior Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Server Support
6 5 (7.58%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (15.15%) LAMP
2 10 (15.15%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.61%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.58%) Social Media
4 4 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.55%) Eurex
5 3 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.03%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (80.30%) Linux
2 32 (48.48%) CentOS
3 10 (15.15%) Fedora
3 10 (15.15%) Ubuntu
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.12%) Windows
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.03%) Unix
7 1 (1.52%) Debian
7 1 (1.52%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) DevOps
2 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (22.73%) Open Source
5 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) High Availability
7 11 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (15.15%) Logistics
8 10 (15.15%) Security Patching
9 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 9 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (12.12%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 7 (10.61%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (10.61%) Project Management
11 7 (10.61%) Project Roadmap
11 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
12 6 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Python
2 14 (21.21%) Shell Script
3 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.12%) Perl
5 5 (7.58%) Go
5 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 3 (4.55%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) C
7 2 (3.03%) SQL
8 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.61%) CCNA
3 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) MCSA
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.06%) CCNP
5 3 (4.55%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.03%) CCIE
6 2 (3.03%) CCIE Service Provider
6 2 (3.03%) JNCIA
6 2 (3.03%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (46.97%) Docker
2 5 (7.58%) iptables
3 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) Ceph
3 3 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (57.58%) Nagios
2 30 (45.45%) Ansible
2 30 (45.45%) Puppet
3 23 (34.85%) Kubernetes
4 18 (27.27%) Prometheus
5 14 (21.21%) Grafana
5 14 (21.21%) HAProxy
6 13 (19.70%) ZABBIX
7 10 (15.15%) Terraform
8 6 (9.09%) Consul
8 6 (9.09%) Packer
9 5 (7.58%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (4.55%) Graylog
11 1 (1.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 13 (19.70%) Cisco
3 10 (15.15%) SolarWinds
4 8 (12.12%) New Relic
5 5 (7.58%) Huawei
5 5 (7.58%) Nokia
5 5 (7.58%) Splunk
6 3 (4.55%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.55%) CQG
6 3 (4.55%) Dell
6 3 (4.55%) EMC
6 3 (4.55%) Fidessa
6 3 (4.55%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) ION Trading
6 3 (4.55%) Juniper
6 3 (4.55%) NetApp
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle
6 3 (4.55%) Patsystems
6 3 (4.55%) Reuters
6 3 (4.55%) Trayport