Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 543 469 446
Rank change year-on-year -74 -23 +21
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 836 1,026 1,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.60% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.85% 6.87% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 642 860 1,134
UK median annual salary £51,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 17,237 14,939 17,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.01% 8.76% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13,604 12,067 14,059
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 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 -66 813 £51,500 -6.36% 112
London -85 448 £60,000 - 60
UK excluding London -23 381 £45,000 - 55
North of England +28 105 £43,000 +1.18% 18
South West +23 97 £42,500 +21.11% 16
Midlands +30 64 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North West -4 61 £40,000 -5.88% 14
South East -74 55 £50,000 -16.67% 10
East of England -5 41 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Yorkshire +44 37 £45,500 +13.75% 3
West Midlands -14 35 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands +25 29 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Scotland -49 16 £56,500 +15.90% 2
North East -20 7 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Wales +6 2 £41,750 -12.11%
Isle of Man - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 526 (62.92%) Linux
2 470 (56.22%) Python
3 438 (52.39%) DevOps
4 411 (49.16%) Puppet
5 399 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
6 367 (43.90%) Ansible
7 343 (41.03%) Jenkins
8 313 (37.44%) Docker
9 306 (36.60%) Bash Shell
10 271 (32.42%) VMware
11 266 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
12 251 (30.02%) Windows
13 248 (29.67%) Opscode Chef
14 239 (28.59%) Continuous Integration
15 230 (27.51%) Git (software)
16 216 (25.84%) Ruby
17 211 (25.24%) VMware Infrastructure
18 208 (24.88%) Configuration Management
19 207 (24.76%) Splunk
20 204 (24.40%) Java
21 203 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
22 197 (23.56%) PHP
23 196 (23.44%) Cisco
24 193 (23.09%) MySQL
25 175 (20.93%) Red Hat
26 167 (19.98%) Kubernetes
27 164 (19.62%) Apache
28 163 (19.50%) CentOS
29 156 (18.66%) PowerShell
30 154 (18.42%) 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
1 164 (19.62%) Apache
2 84 (10.05%) nginx
3 72 (8.61%) OpenStack
4 70 (8.37%) Tomcat
5 58 (6.94%) Confluence
6 54 (6.46%) Elasticsearch
7 35 (4.19%) IIS
8 29 (3.47%) WebSphere
9 25 (2.99%) JBoss
10 23 (2.75%) Apache Solr
11 20 (2.39%) WebLogic
12 18 (2.15%) Drupal
13 14 (1.67%) Moodle
13 14 (1.67%) WordPress
14 13 (1.56%) Apache Spark
14 13 (1.56%) MS Exchange
15 9 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (1.08%) CMS
15 9 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.91%) Documaker
2 11 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.48%) Magento
4 4 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 399 (47.73%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (11.48%) GitHub
4 70 (8.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 66 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
6 63 (7.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 62 (7.42%) OpenShift
8 57 (6.82%) IaaS
9 47 (5.62%) Amazon S3
10 43 (5.14%) CloudBees
11 35 (4.19%) SaaS
12 34 (4.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 31 (3.71%) AWS CloudFormation
14 28 (3.35%) Amazon ELB
15 27 (3.23%) Sumo Logic
16 26 (3.11%) Loggly
16 26 (3.11%) Office 365
17 20 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (2.39%) Datadog
18 19 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (18.42%) Firewall
2 148 (17.70%) DNS
3 117 (14.00%) TCP/IP
4 113 (13.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 104 (12.44%) VPN
6 101 (12.08%) WAN
7 93 (11.12%) LAN
8 87 (10.41%) SNMP
9 79 (9.45%) BGP
10 65 (7.78%) HTTP
11 64 (7.66%) MPLS
12 61 (7.30%) DHCP
13 59 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (7.06%) VoIP
14 54 (6.46%) OSPF
15 49 (5.86%) Internet
15 49 (5.86%) NX-OS
15 49 (5.86%) VLAN
16 48 (5.74%) Wireless
17 46 (5.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (23.09%) MySQL
2 92 (11.00%) MongoDB
3 84 (10.05%) SQL Server
4 74 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (7.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 57 (6.82%) Amazon RDS
7 35 (4.19%) Redis
8 31 (3.71%) Oracle Database
9 28 (3.35%) Hadoop
10 25 (2.99%) Relational Database
11 22 (2.63%) NoSQL
12 18 (2.15%) InfluxDB
13 16 (1.91%) MariaDB
14 10 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (0.96%) HBase
16 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.84%) RDBMS
18 3 (0.36%) Big Data
18 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 343 (41.03%) Jenkins
2 230 (27.51%) Git (software)
3 124 (14.83%) JIRA
4 120 (14.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 102 (12.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 100 (11.96%) Vagrant
7 92 (11.00%) Maven
8 77 (9.21%) Subversion
8 77 (9.21%) TeamCity
9 57 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
10 55 (6.58%) GoCD
10 55 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 48 (5.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 46 (5.50%) Selenium
13 36 (4.31%) Hudson
14 33 (3.95%) Bitbucket
15 28 (3.35%) Gerrit
16 25 (2.99%) Travis CI
17 23 (2.75%) ClearCase
17 23 (2.75%) SonarQube
General
1 101 (12.08%) Finance
2 41 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 34 (4.07%) Banking
4 33 (3.95%) Games
5 28 (3.35%) Marketing
6 11 (1.32%) Retail
7 9 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.84%) Advertising
8 7 (0.84%) Law
9 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.72%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.60%) Back Office
11 4 (0.48%) Legal
12 3 (0.36%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.24%) French Language
13 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 244 (29.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (14.11%) Linux Engineer
3 115 (13.76%) Network Engineer
4 96 (11.48%) Administrator
5 81 (9.69%) Linux Administrator
6 77 (9.21%) Systems Administrator
7 66 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 60 (7.18%) Consultant
8 60 (7.18%) Senior DevOps
9 57 (6.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 57 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 55 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
11 53 (6.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 46 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
13 41 (4.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 40 (4.78%) Analyst
15 35 (4.19%) Applications Support
16 32 (3.83%) AWS Engineer
16 32 (3.83%) IT Consultant
17 31 (3.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (15.79%) Web Services
2 119 (14.23%) LAMP
3 79 (9.45%) Elastic Stack
4 75 (8.97%) Node.js
5 52 (6.22%) AngularJS
6 49 (5.86%) Middleware
7 47 (5.62%) Spring
8 38 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 36 (4.31%) .NET
10 31 (3.71%) Akka
10 31 (3.71%) LEMP Stack
11 29 (3.47%) SOAP
12 22 (2.63%) HTML
12 22 (2.63%) Kafka
12 22 (2.63%) YAML
13 21 (2.51%) LAPP Stack
14 18 (2.15%) CSS
15 16 (1.91%) REST
15 16 (1.91%) RESTful
16 15 (1.79%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (11.72%) Data Centre
2 67 (8.01%) Public Cloud
3 50 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 49 (5.86%) Fintech
5 48 (5.74%) Private Cloud
6 29 (3.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 26 (3.11%) Replication
8 25 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (2.39%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.20%) Clustering
12 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.84%) SWIFT
12 7 (0.84%) Wiki
13 6 (0.72%) CMDB
14 5 (0.60%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.60%) Machine to Machine
15 4 (0.48%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 526 (62.92%) Linux
2 251 (30.02%) Windows
3 163 (19.50%) CentOS
4 136 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 133 (15.91%) Unix
6 73 (8.73%) Windows Server
7 59 (7.06%) Ubuntu
8 54 (6.46%) Debian
9 35 (4.19%) Solaris
10 32 (3.83%) CoreOS
11 27 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (2.03%) Android
14 14 (1.67%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.84%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.72%) SUSE
17 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.48%) VMS
18 3 (0.36%) DC/OS
19 2 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (52.39%) DevOps
2 266 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (28.59%) Continuous Integration
4 208 (24.88%) Configuration Management
5 110 (13.16%) High Availability
6 103 (12.32%) Deployment Automation
7 100 (11.96%) Open Source
8 96 (11.48%) ITIL
9 83 (9.93%) Network Monitoring
10 80 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 76 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 76 (9.09%) Service Management
12 73 (8.73%) Root Cause Analysis
13 70 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
14 67 (8.01%) Load Balancing
15 65 (7.78%) Incident Management
16 58 (6.94%) E-Commerce
17 53 (6.34%) Security Patching
18 52 (6.22%) SDLC
19 50 (5.98%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 470 (56.22%) Python
2 306 (36.60%) Bash Shell
3 216 (25.84%) Ruby
4 204 (24.40%) Java
5 197 (23.56%) PHP
6 156 (18.66%) PowerShell
7 151 (18.06%) Perl
8 134 (16.03%) SQL
9 83 (9.93%) Go
10 55 (6.58%) JavaScript
11 50 (5.98%) C++
11 50 (5.98%) Scala
11 50 (5.98%) Shell Script
12 38 (4.55%) C
13 33 (3.95%) C#
14 13 (1.56%) Jython
15 12 (1.44%) Korn
16 10 (1.20%) Groovy
17 8 (0.96%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (15.55%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (11.24%) CCNP
3 82 (9.81%) CCNA
4 68 (8.13%) Security Cleared
5 67 (8.01%) Degree
6 57 (6.82%) DV Cleared
7 33 (3.95%) RHCE
8 29 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 28 (3.35%) MCSE
9 28 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (3.23%) SC Cleared
11 25 (2.99%) Master's Degree
12 18 (2.15%) AWS Certification
13 14 (1.67%) JNCIP
13 14 (1.67%) RHCSA
14 10 (1.20%) CISSP
14 10 (1.20%) GIAC
14 10 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
14 10 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
14 10 (1.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.42%) SLA
2 28 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (2.51%) QA
5 5 (0.60%) GCP
6 3 (0.36%) DICOM
6 3 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.36%) HL7
6 3 (0.36%) SEPA
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 313 (37.44%) Docker
2 211 (25.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (9.81%) Active Directory
4 46 (5.50%) KVM
5 35 (4.19%) iptables
6 30 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (3.23%) Samba
8 26 (3.11%) VirtualBox
9 25 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (2.87%) Hyper-V
10 24 (2.87%) Xen
11 18 (2.15%) vSphere
12 15 (1.79%) VMware Server
13 14 (1.67%) NFS
14 10 (1.20%) Varnish
14 10 (1.20%) VMware NSX
15 9 (1.08%) HDFS
16 7 (0.84%) Postfix
17 6 (0.72%) Squid
18 5 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 411 (49.16%) Puppet
2 367 (43.90%) Ansible
3 248 (29.67%) Opscode Chef
4 167 (19.98%) Kubernetes
5 138 (16.51%) Terraform
6 137 (16.39%) ZABBIX
7 79 (9.45%) Graphite
8 74 (8.85%) Opsview
9 65 (7.78%) Grafana
9 65 (7.78%) Kibana
10 61 (7.30%) Cacti
11 56 (6.70%) Salt
12 51 (6.10%) Cisco Prime
13 48 (5.74%) Cisco LMS
14 47 (5.62%) Packer
15 46 (5.50%) Docker Swarm
16 44 (5.26%) Consul
17 41 (4.90%) logstash
18 40 (4.78%) HAProxy
18 40 (4.78%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 271 (32.42%) VMware
2 207 (24.76%) Splunk
3 196 (23.44%) Cisco
4 175 (20.93%) Red Hat
5 139 (16.63%) Oracle
6 112 (13.40%) New Relic
7 105 (12.56%) AppDynamics
8 89 (10.65%) SolarWinds
9 72 (8.61%) Google
9 72 (8.61%) Microsoft
10 52 (6.22%) WorldPay
11 44 (5.26%) HP
12 41 (4.90%) SaltStack
13 38 (4.55%) IBM
14 36 (4.31%) NetApp
14 36 (4.31%) Rackspace
15 34 (4.07%) Atlassian
15 34 (4.07%) F5
15 34 (4.07%) ServiceNow
16 33 (3.95%) Qualys