Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 464 550 497
Rank change year-on-year +86 -53 -23
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 873 822 1,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.77% 4.73% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 406 603 794
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%

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 18,304 17,368 15,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.07% 10.51% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13,755 13,829 12,792
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 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
England +87 858 £55,000 +4.76% 75
UK excluding London +148 583 £52,500 +16.67% 50
North of England +175 360 £56,250 +25.00% 15
Yorkshire +182 329 £57,500 +26.37% 6
London -25 277 £60,000 - 30
South East +44 86 £60,000 +33.33% 8
South West -16 61 £54,250 +27.65% 9
East of England +64 36 £45,000 -26.53% 8
North West -13 29 £38,883 -2.79% 8
Midlands +23 28 £45,000 -5.26% 5
West Midlands +16 18 £47,500 -17.39% 4
East Midlands +26 10 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland +19 7 £45,500 -9.00% 4
Northern Ireland - 4 £70,000 -
North East +13 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Wales +5 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 with a requirement for Nagios.

1 684 (78.35%) Linux
2 590 (67.58%) Python
3 494 (56.59%) Bash Shell
4 424 (48.57%) Firewall
5 423 (48.45%) Cisco
6 398 (45.59%) VPN
7 391 (44.79%) Cisco Certification
8 382 (43.76%) CCNP
9 375 (42.96%) Unix
10 372 (42.61%) WAN
11 369 (42.27%) Perl
12 366 (41.92%) Cisco Nexus
13 363 (41.58%) DNS
14 349 (39.98%) MPLS
15 345 (39.52%) Network Security
16 344 (39.40%) Cisco ASA
17 340 (38.95%) BGP
18 337 (38.60%) OSPF
19 336 (38.49%) Service Delivery
20 334 (38.26%) Network Management
21 332 (38.03%) SMTP
22 329 (37.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 324 (37.11%) Management Information System
24 321 (36.77%) Network Design
25 318 (36.43%) Broadband
26 314 (35.97%) Change Control
27 312 (35.74%) IPsec
28 311 (35.62%) Fortinet
29 307 (35.17%) FortiGate
30 305 (34.94%) NetScaler

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 62 (7.10%) Apache
2 52 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (4.47%) nginx
4 29 (3.32%) Confluence
4 29 (3.32%) IIS
5 26 (2.98%) MS Exchange
6 18 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.03%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.92%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.80%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.69%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.46%) Zimbra
12 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.23%) JBoss
13 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) CA PPM
1 2 (0.23%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.23%) Unica
2 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 244 (27.95%) AWS
2 189 (21.65%) Azure
3 78 (8.93%) GCP
4 62 (7.10%) Amazon EC2
4 62 (7.10%) Amazon S3
5 54 (6.19%) SaaS
6 41 (4.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 40 (4.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 36 (4.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 34 (3.89%) Amazon ECS
10 33 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
11 32 (3.67%) Amazon ELB
11 32 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
11 32 (3.67%) Route 53
11 32 (3.67%) Serverless
12 28 (3.21%) IaaS
13 27 (3.09%) OpenShift
14 24 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
14 24 (2.75%) CloudBees
14 24 (2.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 424 (48.57%) Firewall
2 398 (45.59%) VPN
3 372 (42.61%) WAN
4 366 (41.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 363 (41.58%) DNS
6 349 (39.98%) MPLS
7 345 (39.52%) Network Security
8 344 (39.40%) Cisco ASA
9 340 (38.95%) BGP
10 337 (38.60%) OSPF
11 332 (38.03%) SMTP
12 318 (36.43%) Broadband
13 312 (35.74%) IPsec
14 305 (34.94%) ADSL
14 305 (34.94%) NetScaler
14 305 (34.94%) RIP
15 63 (7.22%) TCP/IP
16 40 (4.58%) LAN
17 36 (4.12%) HTTP
18 31 (3.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (9.05%) MySQL
2 57 (6.53%) Amazon RDS
3 33 (3.78%) SQL Server
4 29 (3.32%) MariaDB
5 27 (3.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 27 (3.09%) MongoDB
5 27 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (2.41%) Big Data
8 12 (1.37%) Redis
9 11 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (1.26%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.34%) Ingres
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.23%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 193 (22.11%) Jenkins
2 162 (18.56%) Git (software)
3 99 (11.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 82 (9.39%) Subversion
5 58 (6.64%) JIRA
6 57 (6.53%) Vagrant
7 47 (5.38%) Selenium
8 46 (5.27%) GoCD
9 29 (3.32%) Hudson
10 28 (3.21%) Bitbucket
10 28 (3.21%) TeamCity
11 26 (2.98%) ClearCase
11 26 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 26 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (2.75%) HP UFT
12 24 (2.75%) JMeter
12 24 (2.75%) Travis CI
13 20 (2.29%) GitLab
13 20 (2.29%) Maven
14 17 (1.95%) Ant
General
1 97 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 82 (9.39%) Finance
3 44 (5.04%) Public Sector
4 30 (3.44%) Banking
5 24 (2.75%) Marketing
6 14 (1.60%) Electronics
6 14 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.37%) Games
8 8 (0.92%) Law
8 8 (0.92%) Retail
9 4 (0.46%) Legal
10 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.34%) Front Office
10 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.23%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.23%) French Language
11 2 (0.23%) German Language
11 2 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.23%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 322 (36.88%) Network Engineer
2 233 (26.69%) Security Engineer
3 229 (26.23%) Network Security Engineer
4 167 (19.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 165 (18.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 158 (18.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 157 (17.98%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 72 (8.25%) Administrator
9 63 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
10 61 (6.99%) Linux Engineer
11 58 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 58 (6.64%) Platform Engineer
11 58 (6.64%) Senior DevOps
11 58 (6.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 56 (6.41%) Consultant
13 48 (5.50%) AWS Engineer
14 45 (5.15%) Developer
15 41 (4.70%) Cloud Engineer
16 40 (4.58%) Linux Administrator
16 40 (4.58%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (11.00%) Elastic Stack
2 37 (4.24%) LAMP
3 31 (3.55%) .NET
3 31 (3.55%) JSON
3 31 (3.55%) LDAP
4 28 (3.21%) ActiveMQ
5 26 (2.98%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (2.52%) .NET Core
7 21 (2.41%) Web Services
8 19 (2.18%) Kafka
9 14 (1.60%) 802.1X
9 14 (1.60%) Sensu
10 9 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
11 6 (0.69%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.69%) Node.js
12 5 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (0.57%) HTML
12 5 (0.57%) Middleware
13 4 (0.46%) CSS
13 4 (0.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 324 (37.11%) Management Information System
2 79 (9.05%) Data Centre
3 46 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.04%) Clustering
5 41 (4.70%) Public Cloud
6 39 (4.47%) Replication
7 34 (3.89%) PKI
8 32 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 30 (3.44%) Linux Command Line
10 29 (3.32%) IPTV
11 17 (1.95%) MPEG
11 17 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (1.95%) Video\Live Streaming
12 16 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 16 (1.83%) Enterprise Cloud
13 10 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (1.03%) EMC VNX
14 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.03%) Hedge funds
14 9 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 684 (78.35%) Linux
2 375 (42.96%) Unix
3 216 (24.74%) Windows
4 112 (12.83%) CentOS
5 56 (6.41%) Ubuntu
6 55 (6.30%) Windows Server
7 47 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (5.15%) Debian
9 29 (3.32%) Solaris
10 24 (2.75%) CoreOS
11 15 (1.72%) Fedora
12 10 (1.15%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.92%) VMS
15 3 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (38.49%) Service Delivery
2 334 (38.26%) Network Management
3 321 (36.77%) Network Design
4 314 (35.97%) Change Control
5 305 (34.94%) Product Management
6 273 (31.27%) DevOps
7 139 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (15.35%) Configuration Management
9 118 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
10 106 (12.14%) ITIL
11 104 (11.91%) Load Balancing
12 88 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 74 (8.48%) High Availability
14 67 (7.67%) Open Source
15 64 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
16 60 (6.87%) Test Automation
17 52 (5.96%) Software Engineering
18 51 (5.84%) Infrastructure Automation
19 50 (5.73%) Presales
20 45 (5.15%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 590 (67.58%) Python
2 494 (56.59%) Bash Shell
3 369 (42.27%) Perl
4 130 (14.89%) Ruby
5 127 (14.55%) PowerShell
6 93 (10.65%) SQL
7 74 (8.48%) Go
8 73 (8.36%) Java
9 45 (5.15%) PHP
10 35 (4.01%) JavaScript
11 34 (3.89%) C#
12 25 (2.86%) C
13 22 (2.52%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.37%) Groovy
15 11 (1.26%) PHP 5
15 11 (1.26%) PHP 7
16 10 (1.15%) C++
17 7 (0.80%) Scala
18 5 (0.57%) Bourne shell
19 3 (0.34%) Lua
Qualifications
1 391 (44.79%) Cisco Certification
2 382 (43.76%) CCNP
3 300 (34.36%) CCNA
4 69 (7.90%) Security Cleared
5 59 (6.76%) Degree
6 29 (3.32%) SC Cleared
7 28 (3.21%) DV Cleared
8 22 (2.52%) RHCE
9 18 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
10 14 (1.60%) RHCSA
11 10 (1.15%) CCDP
12 5 (0.57%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.57%) MCSE
12 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.46%) APMP
13 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.34%) CCMSE
14 3 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.34%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (37.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 305 (34.94%) ISO 9001
3 24 (2.75%) QA
3 24 (2.75%) SLA
4 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 15022
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 235 (26.92%) Docker
2 96 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (5.04%) Active Directory
4 30 (3.44%) Hyper-V
5 25 (2.86%) iptables
5 25 (2.86%) vSphere
6 23 (2.63%) Xen
7 22 (2.52%) NFS
8 21 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (2.18%) XenApp
10 17 (1.95%) Samba
11 16 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (1.83%) VirtualBox
12 12 (1.37%) DRBD
13 10 (1.15%) GlusterFS
13 10 (1.15%) KVM
14 6 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.69%) Postfix
14 6 (0.69%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 307 (35.17%) FortiGate
2 253 (28.98%) Puppet
3 195 (22.34%) Ansible
4 186 (21.31%) Kubernetes
5 157 (17.98%) Terraform
6 139 (15.92%) ZABBIX
7 126 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
8 91 (10.42%) Packer
9 77 (8.82%) Docker Swarm
10 68 (7.79%) Graphite
11 65 (7.45%) Grafana
12 57 (6.53%) Opsview
13 48 (5.50%) Prometheus
14 46 (5.27%) Consul
15 36 (4.12%) Cacti
16 30 (3.44%) Salt
16 30 (3.44%) SCOM
17 29 (3.32%) Kibana
18 28 (3.21%) Cisco Prime
19 25 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 423 (48.45%) Cisco
2 311 (35.62%) Fortinet
3 241 (27.61%) Palo Alto
4 141 (16.15%) VMware
5 99 (11.34%) Microsoft
6 91 (10.42%) Red Hat
7 86 (9.85%) SolarWinds
8 59 (6.76%) CheckPoint
8 59 (6.76%) Google
9 43 (4.93%) Oracle
10 37 (4.24%) AppDynamics
11 36 (4.12%) F5
12 34 (3.89%) Splunk
13 30 (3.44%) Brocade
14 29 (3.32%) SaltStack
15 28 (3.21%) NetApp
16 27 (3.09%) Meraki
17 24 (2.75%) XebiaLabs
18 23 (2.63%) Perforce
19 20 (2.29%) Dell