Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 478 459
Rank change year-on-year -64 -19 0
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 845 1,039 1,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.59% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.78% 6.59% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 626 825 1,068
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17,666 15,778 17,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.42% 8.91% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14,039 12,750 14,350
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,620 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

Nagios
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Nagios over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Top 15 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 15 August 2018. 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 -57 829 £52,500 -7.08% 126
London -40 474 £62,500 - 50
UK excluding London -11 364 £45,000 - 79
North of England +12 105 £45,000 - 22
South West +24 91 £42,500 - 12
South East -53 60 £45,000 -21.05% 17
Midlands +41 59 £45,000 +16.88% 7
North West +7 54 £40,000 -5.88% 17
West Midlands +38 44 £45,000 +16.88% 4
Yorkshire +33 38 £42,500 -17.07%
East of England +15 35 £67,500 +35.00% 18
East Midlands - 15 £42,500 - 3
North East -23 13 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Scotland -37 13 £55,000 +20.22% 3
Wales -3 1 £55,000 +51.72%

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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.

1 485 (57.40%) Linux
2 461 (54.56%) Python
3 419 (49.59%) DevOps
4 393 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
5 386 (45.68%) Puppet
6 359 (42.49%) Ansible
7 334 (39.53%) Docker
8 293 (34.67%) Jenkins
9 291 (34.44%) Bash Shell
10 290 (34.32%) VMware
11 270 (31.95%) Windows
12 256 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
13 240 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
14 228 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 221 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
16 215 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
17 209 (24.73%) Ruby
18 208 (24.62%) Java
19 203 (24.02%) Kubernetes
20 202 (23.91%) Configuration Management
21 196 (23.20%) Git (software)
22 195 (23.08%) Red Hat
23 193 (22.84%) PowerShell
24 191 (22.60%) Cisco
25 178 (21.07%) Firewall
26 169 (20.00%) ZABBIX
27 155 (18.34%) Splunk
28 154 (18.22%) SolarWinds
29 153 (18.11%) MySQL
29 153 (18.11%) CentOS

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
1 131 (15.50%) Apache
2 86 (10.18%) Tomcat
3 67 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
4 53 (6.27%) OpenStack
5 51 (6.04%) nginx
6 50 (5.92%) Confluence
7 45 (5.33%) JBoss
8 40 (4.73%) IIS
9 30 (3.55%) WebSphere
10 19 (2.25%) WebLogic
11 16 (1.89%) Drupal
12 14 (1.66%) MS Exchange
13 13 (1.54%) WordPress
14 12 (1.42%) Moodle
15 11 (1.30%) GlassFish
16 10 (1.18%) Apache Solr
16 10 (1.18%) CMS
17 9 (1.07%) Apache Spark
18 8 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
18 8 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (2.01%) Documaker
2 12 (1.42%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.24%) Magento
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.12%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.12%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 393 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
2 228 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (9.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 62 (7.34%) GitHub
5 55 (6.51%) IaaS
6 44 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (4.50%) Amazon S3
8 37 (4.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 34 (4.02%) Office 365
10 33 (3.91%) CloudBees
11 31 (3.67%) SaaS
12 30 (3.55%) Datadog
12 30 (3.55%) Sumo Logic
13 29 (3.43%) Loggly
14 26 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
15 24 (2.84%) OpenShift
16 23 (2.72%) Amazon ELB
17 21 (2.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 16 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
18 16 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 178 (21.07%) Firewall
2 129 (15.27%) VPN
3 123 (14.56%) DNS
4 122 (14.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 120 (14.20%) WAN
6 114 (13.49%) TCP/IP
7 72 (8.52%) LAN
8 69 (8.17%) SNMP
8 69 (8.17%) Wireless
9 67 (7.93%) MPLS
10 65 (7.69%) BGP
11 61 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
12 59 (6.98%) HTTP
13 56 (6.63%) DHCP
14 55 (6.51%) VPLS
15 54 (6.39%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (5.56%) NX-OS
17 45 (5.33%) SAN
17 45 (5.33%) SSH
18 43 (5.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (18.11%) MySQL
2 91 (10.77%) MongoDB
3 87 (10.30%) SQL Server
4 53 (6.27%) PostgreSQL
5 51 (6.04%) Amazon RDS
6 39 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 38 (4.50%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.02%) Oracle Database
9 28 (3.31%) NoSQL
10 24 (2.84%) Redis
11 20 (2.37%) Hadoop
12 19 (2.25%) MariaDB
13 18 (2.13%) InfluxDB
14 16 (1.89%) Big Data
14 16 (1.89%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.95%) HBase
16 7 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
17 6 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 293 (34.67%) Jenkins
2 196 (23.20%) Git (software)
3 127 (15.03%) JIRA
4 117 (13.85%) Vagrant
5 101 (11.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 76 (8.99%) TeamCity
7 75 (8.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 73 (8.64%) Subversion
9 53 (6.27%) Sonatype Nexus
10 51 (6.04%) Hudson
11 48 (5.68%) Maven
12 47 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 45 (5.33%) GoCD
14 38 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 35 (4.14%) Gerrit
16 33 (3.91%) Selenium
17 27 (3.20%) Travis CI
18 25 (2.96%) ClearCase
18 25 (2.96%) HP UFT
19 23 (2.72%) SonarQube
General
1 139 (16.45%) Finance
2 47 (5.56%) Banking
3 35 (4.14%) Marketing
4 30 (3.55%) Games
5 22 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.78%) Retail
7 9 (1.07%) Electronics
8 7 (0.83%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.47%) Law
9 4 (0.47%) Legal
10 3 (0.36%) Back Office
10 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.24%) Advertising
11 2 (0.24%) French Language
11 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 240 (28.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 126 (14.91%) Network Engineer
3 103 (12.19%) Linux Engineer
4 89 (10.53%) Administrator
5 73 (8.64%) Linux Administrator
6 70 (8.28%) Systems Administrator
7 58 (6.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 53 (6.27%) Cisco Engineer
9 51 (6.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 51 (6.04%) Consultant
9 51 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 50 (5.92%) Project Engineer
11 48 (5.68%) Analyst
12 46 (5.44%) Senior DevOps
13 45 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
14 44 (5.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 41 (4.85%) Applications Support
16 38 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
17 36 (4.26%) Support Engineer
18 34 (4.02%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (12.90%) Elastic Stack
2 93 (11.01%) Web Services
3 84 (9.94%) LAMP
4 53 (6.27%) RabbitMQ
5 50 (5.92%) Node.js
6 40 (4.73%) .NET
7 35 (4.14%) Middleware
8 29 (3.43%) Kafka
9 28 (3.31%) Spring
10 26 (3.08%) AngularJS
11 24 (2.84%) LAPP Stack
11 24 (2.84%) SOAP
12 23 (2.72%) HTML
13 21 (2.49%) LEMP Stack
13 21 (2.49%) YAML
14 19 (2.25%) CSS
15 18 (2.13%) RESTful
16 15 (1.78%) ActiveMQ
16 15 (1.78%) Spring Boot
17 14 (1.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 127 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 50 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.92%) Public Cloud
3 46 (5.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 44 (5.21%) Fintech
5 41 (4.85%) Computer Science
6 34 (4.02%) Linux Command Line
7 31 (3.67%) Private Cloud
8 29 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (3.20%) Replication
10 25 (2.96%) Clustering
10 25 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
11 22 (2.60%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.95%) Online Gambling
13 7 (0.83%) CMDB
13 7 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.71%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.59%) SWIFT
16 4 (0.47%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 485 (57.40%) Linux
2 270 (31.95%) Windows
3 153 (18.11%) CentOS
4 135 (15.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 117 (13.85%) Unix
6 79 (9.35%) Windows Server
7 67 (7.93%) Ubuntu
8 35 (4.14%) Debian
9 34 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (3.79%) CoreOS
11 32 (3.79%) Solaris
12 19 (2.25%) Windows 10
13 18 (2.13%) Android
14 12 (1.42%) SUSE
15 11 (1.30%) Fedora
16 10 (1.18%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.59%) FreeBSD
18 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.47%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (49.59%) DevOps
2 240 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
4 202 (23.91%) Configuration Management
5 122 (14.44%) High Availability
6 112 (13.25%) Open Source
7 106 (12.54%) ITIL
8 95 (11.24%) Deployment Automation
9 90 (10.65%) Load Balancing
10 88 (10.41%) Service Management
11 80 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
12 79 (9.35%) Software Engineering
13 78 (9.23%) Network Monitoring
14 73 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
15 71 (8.40%) Incident Management
15 71 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
16 69 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 65 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
18 63 (7.46%) Network Management
19 57 (6.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 461 (54.56%) Python
2 291 (34.44%) Bash Shell
3 209 (24.73%) Ruby
4 208 (24.62%) Java
5 193 (22.84%) PowerShell
6 138 (16.33%) Perl
7 132 (15.62%) SQL
8 130 (15.38%) PHP
9 112 (13.25%) Go
10 55 (6.51%) Shell Script
11 49 (5.80%) JavaScript
12 43 (5.09%) C
13 41 (4.85%) C++
14 30 (3.55%) Scala
15 24 (2.84%) C#
16 12 (1.42%) Jython
17 11 (1.30%) Korn
18 7 (0.83%) T-SQL
19 4 (0.47%) Groovy
19 4 (0.47%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 143 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (12.43%) CCNP
3 104 (12.31%) CCNA
4 67 (7.93%) Security Cleared
5 61 (7.22%) Degree
6 54 (6.39%) DV Cleared
7 42 (4.97%) RHCE
8 38 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (4.26%) MCSE
10 29 (3.43%) SC Cleared
11 27 (3.20%) RHCSA
12 20 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
13 17 (2.01%) AWS Certification
14 16 (1.89%) CISSP
14 16 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
14 16 (1.89%) GIAC
14 16 (1.89%) Linux+ Certification
14 16 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
14 16 (1.89%) SANS
14 16 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.46%) SLA
2 21 (2.49%) PCI DSS
2 21 (2.49%) QA
3 17 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.95%) GCP
5 4 (0.47%) GDPR
6 3 (0.36%) DICOM
6 3 (0.36%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.36%) HL7
6 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 334 (39.53%) Docker
2 215 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (10.18%) Active Directory
4 36 (4.26%) VirtualBox
5 34 (4.02%) Samba
6 31 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
7 29 (3.43%) KVM
8 28 (3.31%) Xen
9 27 (3.20%) iptables
10 26 (3.08%) VMware Server
11 22 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
12 20 (2.37%) NFS
13 18 (2.13%) Hyper-V
14 11 (1.30%) VMware NSX
15 10 (1.18%) vSphere
16 7 (0.83%) Gluster
16 7 (0.83%) GlusterFS
16 7 (0.83%) HDFS
16 7 (0.83%) Squid
17 6 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 386 (45.68%) Puppet
2 359 (42.49%) Ansible
3 256 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
4 203 (24.02%) Kubernetes
5 169 (20.00%) ZABBIX
6 148 (17.51%) Terraform
7 104 (12.31%) Graphite
8 95 (11.24%) Opsview
9 90 (10.65%) Grafana
10 79 (9.35%) Docker Swarm
11 76 (8.99%) Salt
12 71 (8.40%) Packer
13 69 (8.17%) Consul
14 65 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
15 53 (6.27%) Kibana
16 47 (5.56%) Cisco LMS
17 45 (5.33%) Prometheus
18 43 (5.09%) Cacti
18 43 (5.09%) logstash
19 33 (3.91%) Icinga
Vendors
1 290 (34.32%) VMware
2 195 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 191 (22.60%) Cisco
4 155 (18.34%) Splunk
5 154 (18.22%) SolarWinds
6 140 (16.57%) New Relic
7 110 (13.02%) Oracle
8 87 (10.30%) Google
9 86 (10.18%) Microsoft
10 80 (9.47%) AppDynamics
11 57 (6.75%) Meraki
12 54 (6.39%) F5
13 48 (5.68%) NetApp
14 47 (5.56%) EMC
15 46 (5.44%) HP
16 43 (5.09%) IBM
17 38 (4.50%) ServiceNow
18 35 (4.14%) BMC
18 35 (4.14%) Citrix
18 35 (4.14%) Rackspace