Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 666 568 534
Rank change year-on-year -98 -34 -65
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 338 720 905
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.24% 4.06% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 273 489 763
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,625 £35,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,593 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.77% +4.44% -

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,098 17,737 17,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.11% 11.90% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11,692 13,807 13,752
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,730
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +7.02% +2.34%
10th Percentile £32,651 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Nagios over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Nagios within the UK over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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 -102 318 £55,000 +4.76% 38
UK excluding London -2 160 £51,593 +9.77% 31
London -97 158 £60,000 +4.35% 10
North of England -5 58 £50,000 +17.65% 10
North West +79 47 £50,000 +29.03% 6
South East +23 45 £65,000 +32.65% 4
South West +53 21 £53,296 +3.99% 5
Work from Home +14 16 £35,000 -53.33% 1
East of England +29 12 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Midlands +44 11 £39,500 -26.51% 4
West Midlands +52 10 £39,500 -26.51% 4
Scotland +46 9 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Yorkshire -24 8 £43,750 -1.69% 2
Wales -11 4 £48,500 +15.48% 2
North East +4 3 £55,000 +76.00% 2
East Midlands +38 1 £27,500 -57.36%

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 with a requirement for Nagios.

1 203 (60.06%) Windows
2 201 (59.47%) Linux
3 167 (49.41%) Python
4 142 (42.01%) AWS
5 140 (41.42%) DevOps
6 123 (36.39%) Docker
7 121 (35.80%) PowerShell
8 119 (35.21%) Ansible
9 114 (33.73%) Bash Shell
10 112 (33.14%) VMware
11 108 (31.95%) Puppet
12 103 (30.47%) Azure
13 101 (29.88%) Jenkins
14 92 (27.22%) Terraform
15 91 (26.92%) Kubernetes
16 90 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 90 (26.63%) Configuration Management
17 88 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
18 87 (25.74%) Active Directory
18 87 (25.74%) Windows Server
19 85 (25.15%) Finance
20 84 (24.85%) SQL
21 81 (23.96%) ZABBIX
22 78 (23.08%) Microsoft
23 75 (22.19%) ITIL
24 74 (21.89%) Unix
25 72 (21.30%) Oracle
26 68 (20.12%) Ruby
27 63 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
28 62 (18.34%) Firewall

Nagios
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 36 (10.65%) Apache
2 28 (8.28%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (6.51%) MS Exchange
4 20 (5.92%) Confluence
5 14 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.55%) nginx
7 11 (3.25%) IIS
8 6 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.89%) Gluu
11 3 (0.89%) JBoss
11 3 (0.89%) Resin
11 3 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 26 (7.69%) Salerio
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 142 (42.01%) AWS
2 103 (30.47%) Azure
3 41 (12.13%) Amazon EC2
4 40 (11.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 39 (11.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 32 (9.47%) Amazon S3
7 31 (9.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (9.17%) Serverless
8 29 (8.58%) AWS Lambda
9 25 (7.40%) Datadog
9 25 (7.40%) GCP
10 22 (6.51%) IaaS
10 22 (6.51%) Office 365
11 17 (5.03%) OpenShift
12 16 (4.73%) Amazon ELB
12 16 (4.73%) SaaS
13 15 (4.44%) Route 53
14 14 (4.14%) Amazon ECS
15 13 (3.85%) Amazon Glacier
16 11 (3.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 62 (18.34%) Firewall
2 58 (17.16%) DNS
3 41 (12.13%) TCP/IP
4 34 (10.06%) HTTP
5 32 (9.47%) VPN
6 31 (9.17%) SMTP
7 27 (7.99%) SAN
8 22 (6.51%) DHCP
9 20 (5.92%) WAN
10 19 (5.62%) LAN
11 15 (4.44%) SNMP
12 14 (4.14%) FTP
13 13 (3.85%) OSPF
13 13 (3.85%) SSH
13 13 (3.85%) SSL
13 13 (3.85%) VoIP
14 12 (3.55%) BGP
14 12 (3.55%) Wireless
15 11 (3.25%) WLAN
16 8 (2.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.75%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.98%) MySQL
3 31 (9.17%) Amazon RDS
4 27 (7.99%) Big Data
5 11 (3.25%) MariaDB
6 10 (2.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.07%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.48%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.89%) Ingres
12 3 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2017
13 2 (0.59%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.59%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 101 (29.88%) Jenkins
2 60 (17.75%) JIRA
3 54 (15.98%) Git (software)
4 43 (12.72%) Vagrant
5 37 (10.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (7.40%) Subversion
7 21 (6.21%) Hudson
8 17 (5.03%) Selenium
9 16 (4.73%) Bitbucket
10 12 (3.55%) JMeter
11 11 (3.25%) GoCD
12 8 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (1.78%) Artifactory
14 5 (1.48%) Bitbucket Server
14 5 (1.48%) GitLab
14 5 (1.48%) SonarQube
15 3 (0.89%) Maven
15 3 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
16 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (25.15%) Finance
2 16 (4.73%) Retail
3 15 (4.44%) Legal
4 13 (3.85%) Marketing
5 8 (2.37%) Banking
6 7 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.78%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.89%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (24.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (13.02%) Analyst
4 34 (10.06%) Applications Support
5 32 (9.47%) Azure Engineer
5 32 (9.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 31 (9.17%) AWS Engineer
6 31 (9.17%) Support Analyst
7 30 (8.88%) Platform Engineer
8 27 (7.99%) Applications Support Analyst
9 26 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
10 23 (6.80%) Junior
11 22 (6.51%) Junior Analyst
11 22 (6.51%) Junior Applications Support
11 22 (6.51%) Junior Support Analyst
12 21 (6.21%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (5.62%) IT Engineer
13 19 (5.62%) Support Engineer
14 17 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
15 16 (4.73%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.98%) Elastic Stack
2 41 (12.13%) .NET
3 39 (11.54%) Sensu
4 30 (8.88%) LAMP
5 29 (8.58%) Regular Expression
6 24 (7.10%) JSON
7 21 (6.21%) LDAP
8 10 (2.96%) .NET Core
9 9 (2.66%) Kafka
10 7 (2.07%) REST
11 6 (1.78%) 802.1X
11 6 (1.78%) Node.js
11 6 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.78%) Web Services
12 4 (1.18%) HTML
13 3 (0.89%) Nightwatchjs
13 3 (0.89%) OpenID
14 2 (0.59%) LEMP Stack
14 2 (0.59%) React
14 2 (0.59%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.95%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.69%) SWIFT
4 25 (7.40%) Derivative
4 25 (7.40%) Equities
5 20 (5.92%) Public Cloud
6 17 (5.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 14 (4.14%) Private Cloud
8 13 (3.85%) Replication
9 12 (3.55%) Clustering
9 12 (3.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (3.55%) PKI
10 11 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (3.25%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (2.96%) Enterprise Cloud
12 7 (2.07%) Driving Licence
12 7 (2.07%) MPEG
12 7 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (2.07%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 203 (60.06%) Windows
2 201 (59.47%) Linux
3 87 (25.74%) Windows Server
4 74 (21.89%) Unix
5 59 (17.46%) CentOS
6 49 (14.50%) Ubuntu
7 45 (13.31%) Windows 10
8 42 (12.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (8.88%) Windows 7
10 28 (8.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (7.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (4.73%) Fedora
13 12 (3.55%) VMS
14 9 (2.66%) Windows Server 2016
15 8 (2.37%) Debian
16 7 (2.07%) Solaris
17 5 (1.48%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.89%) AIX
19 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2019
20 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (41.42%) DevOps
2 90 (26.63%) Configuration Management
3 88 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (22.19%) ITIL
5 63 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 51 (15.09%) High Availability
6 51 (15.09%) Test Automation
7 47 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (11.83%) Task Automation
10 31 (9.17%) Proactive Monitoring
11 30 (8.88%) Infrastructure Automation
11 30 (8.88%) Load Balancing
12 29 (8.58%) Infrastructure Management
12 29 (8.58%) Open Source
13 26 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
14 24 (7.10%) Deployment Automation
15 23 (6.80%) Service Delivery
15 23 (6.80%) Service Management
16 22 (6.51%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 167 (49.41%) Python
2 121 (35.80%) PowerShell
3 114 (33.73%) Bash Shell
4 84 (24.85%) SQL
5 68 (20.12%) Ruby
6 47 (13.91%) Java
7 42 (12.43%) Go
8 32 (9.47%) Perl
9 23 (6.80%) C
10 20 (5.92%) C#
11 16 (4.73%) JavaScript
12 15 (4.44%) PHP
12 15 (4.44%) Shell Script
13 13 (3.85%) Groovy
14 5 (1.48%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.89%) AWK
15 3 (0.89%) sed
16 2 (0.59%) C++
17 1 (0.30%) Kotlin
17 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (6.80%) CCNA
4 21 (6.21%) DV Cleared
5 20 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (5.62%) MCSE
7 16 (4.73%) CISSP
7 16 (4.73%) CompTIA Security+
7 16 (4.73%) Degree
7 16 (4.73%) GIAC
7 16 (4.73%) Linux+ Certification
7 16 (4.73%) Network+ Certification
7 16 (4.73%) SANS
7 16 (4.73%) SSCP
8 15 (4.44%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.66%) CCNP
9 9 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.48%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (1.18%) RHCE
12 3 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.33%) SLA
2 10 (2.96%) GDPR
2 10 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 123 (36.39%) Docker
2 90 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (25.74%) Active Directory
4 32 (9.47%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (8.28%) NFS
6 25 (7.40%) Samba
7 21 (6.21%) VirtualBox
7 21 (6.21%) vSphere
7 21 (6.21%) Xen
8 17 (5.03%) XenApp
9 15 (4.44%) Hyper-V
10 10 (2.96%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.78%) KVM
12 5 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (1.48%) GlusterFS
13 4 (1.18%) Apache Flume
13 4 (1.18%) iptables
13 4 (1.18%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 119 (35.21%) Ansible
2 108 (31.95%) Puppet
3 92 (27.22%) Terraform
4 91 (26.92%) Kubernetes
5 81 (23.96%) ZABBIX
6 60 (17.75%) Grafana
7 58 (17.16%) Packer
8 50 (14.79%) Opscode Chef
9 46 (13.61%) SCOM
10 37 (10.95%) Docker Swarm
11 31 (9.17%) SCCM
12 22 (6.51%) Consul
13 20 (5.92%) Kibana
14 19 (5.62%) Automic
14 19 (5.62%) HAProxy
15 18 (5.33%) vCenter Server
16 16 (4.73%) Cacti
16 16 (4.73%) OpenNMS
17 14 (4.14%) Icinga
18 13 (3.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 112 (33.14%) VMware
2 78 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 72 (21.30%) Oracle
4 58 (17.16%) Red Hat
5 52 (15.38%) Splunk
6 49 (14.50%) ServiceNow
7 44 (13.02%) SolarWinds
8 41 (12.13%) Cisco
9 39 (11.54%) Citrix
10 29 (8.58%) New Relic
11 28 (8.28%) EMC
12 24 (7.10%) Dell
12 24 (7.10%) Google
13 23 (6.80%) HP
14 22 (6.51%) IBM
15 21 (6.21%) NetApp
16 16 (4.73%) Cloudera
16 16 (4.73%) Hortonworks
17 11 (3.25%) Perforce
17 11 (3.25%) SaltStack