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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 949 667 657
Rank change year-on-year -282 -10 -156
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 254 232 284
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 1.56% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 156 180 225
10th Percentile £28,250 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -
75th Percentile £78,000 £80,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £51,593
% change year-on-year -19.05% +1.76% +5.29%

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 29,254 14,869 13,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.25% 16.58% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13,999 11,380 10,518
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -281 202 £55,000 -8.33% 44
Work from Home -192 152 £65,000 +4.00% 14
London -227 118 £65,000 -7.14% 16
UK excluding London -200 79 £42,500 -19.05% 28
North of England -115 27 £35,000 -36.36% 13
South East -96 22 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West -73 18 £35,000 -50.00% 8
South West -31 14 £32,329 -29.91% 1
East of England -75 11 - - 5
Yorkshire -64 8 £53,500 +18.89% 5
West Midlands -61 2 £70,000 -9.68% 4
Scotland -76 2 £32,500 -22.62%
Midlands -87 2 £70,000 -9.68% 4
North East -28 1 £45,000 -47.06%
Wales -37 1 £40,000 +10.34% 1

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 145 (57.09%) Linux
2 139 (54.72%) AWS
3 131 (51.57%) Azure
4 120 (47.24%) Python
5 107 (42.13%) Ansible
6 100 (39.37%) DevOps
7 98 (38.58%) Docker
8 94 (37.01%) VMware
9 88 (34.65%) Firewall
10 87 (34.25%) Terraform
11 82 (32.28%) Splunk
12 79 (31.10%) Kubernetes
13 75 (29.53%) Bash
14 74 (29.13%) Windows
15 72 (28.35%) ZABBIX
16 71 (27.95%) Grafana
17 67 (26.38%) VMware Infrastructure
18 66 (25.98%) Configuration Management
18 66 (25.98%) CI/CD
19 65 (25.59%) PowerShell
19 65 (25.59%) Jenkins
20 64 (25.20%) GCP
21 63 (24.80%) Datadog
22 62 (24.41%) DNS
23 61 (24.02%) Cisco
24 60 (23.62%) Puppet
25 56 (22.05%) SolarWinds
25 56 (22.05%) Problem-Solving
26 55 (21.65%) Microsoft
26 55 (21.65%) TCP/IP

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 40 (15.75%) Apache
2 38 (14.96%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (11.02%) nginx
4 19 (7.48%) Confluence
5 17 (6.69%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.33%) MS Exchange
7 9 (3.54%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.15%) IIS
9 5 (1.97%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.39%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.39%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (5.12%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 139 (54.72%) AWS
2 131 (51.57%) Azure
3 64 (25.20%) GCP
4 63 (24.80%) Datadog
5 42 (16.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 35 (13.78%) GitHub
7 34 (13.39%) Microsoft 365
8 26 (10.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 25 (9.84%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (7.87%) AWS CodePipeline
11 19 (7.48%) AWS Lambda
11 19 (7.48%) Serverless
11 19 (7.48%) Stackdriver
12 18 (7.09%) Amazon S3
13 15 (5.91%) SaaS
14 11 (4.33%) Amazon ECS
14 11 (4.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 10 (3.94%) AWS Direct Connect
15 10 (3.94%) Codefresh
15 10 (3.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (34.65%) Firewall
2 62 (24.41%) DNS
3 55 (21.65%) TCP/IP
4 43 (16.93%) VPN
5 38 (14.96%) SAN
6 37 (14.57%) DHCP
7 33 (12.99%) OSPF
8 32 (12.60%) BGP
9 31 (12.20%) WAN
10 26 (10.24%) NAS
11 22 (8.66%) IPv6
12 21 (8.27%) Network Security
13 20 (7.87%) LAN
14 18 (7.09%) MPLS
15 17 (6.69%) Broadband
15 17 (6.69%) Multicast
16 16 (6.30%) VLAN
17 15 (5.91%) Internet
17 15 (5.91%) SNMP
18 13 (5.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.11%) MySQL
2 32 (12.60%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (10.63%) MongoDB
4 22 (8.66%) MariaDB
5 19 (7.48%) NoSQL
5 19 (7.48%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.76%) Metadata
7 6 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.18%) InfluxDB
8 3 (1.18%) OpenTSDB
9 2 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.79%) Redis
10 1 (0.39%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.39%) Bigtable
10 1 (0.39%) DB2
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 65 (25.59%) Jenkins
2 48 (18.90%) JIRA
3 29 (11.42%) GitLab
4 28 (11.02%) Git (software)
5 18 (7.09%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.94%) Subversion
7 9 (3.54%) Vagrant
8 8 (3.15%) Maven
9 5 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.97%) Hudson
9 5 (1.97%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.18%) AppScan
10 3 (1.18%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.18%) GoCD
10 3 (1.18%) Selenium
10 3 (1.18%) Terragrunt
11 2 (0.79%) Gradle
11 2 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.79%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 52 (20.47%) Finance
2 48 (18.90%) Social Skills
3 25 (9.84%) Marketing
4 24 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (7.09%) Retail
5 18 (7.09%) Telecoms
6 15 (5.91%) Public Sector
7 12 (4.72%) Games
8 11 (4.33%) Electronics
8 11 (4.33%) Manufacturing
9 9 (3.54%) Advertising
9 9 (3.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 9 (3.54%) Presentation Skills
10 8 (3.15%) Documentation Skills
10 8 (3.15%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.18%) Legal
12 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.39%) Banking
13 1 (0.39%) German Language
13 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (24.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (9.45%) Administrator
2 24 (9.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (9.45%) Network Engineer
3 22 (8.66%) Analyst
3 22 (8.66%) Applications Support
4 21 (8.27%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (6.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (5.91%) Support Analyst
8 12 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (4.72%) Principal Engineer
8 12 (4.72%) Principal Network Engineer
9 11 (4.33%) Remote Support Analyst
9 11 (4.33%) Software Analyst
9 11 (4.33%) Software Support Analyst
10 10 (3.94%) Monitoring Engineer
11 9 (3.54%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.87%) Elastic Stack
2 32 (12.60%) LAMP
3 28 (11.02%) .NET
4 23 (9.06%) LAPP Stack
4 23 (9.06%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (3.54%) Web Services
6 8 (3.15%) Sensu
7 7 (2.76%) Node.js
8 6 (2.36%) REST
9 5 (1.97%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (1.57%) LDAP
11 3 (1.18%) ARM Templates
11 3 (1.18%) JSON
11 3 (1.18%) Kafka
11 3 (1.18%) OpenTracing
11 3 (1.18%) SOAP
12 2 (0.79%) Middleware
12 2 (0.79%) XML
13 1 (0.39%) HTML
13 1 (0.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.93%) Data Centre
2 32 (12.60%) Public Cloud
3 16 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (5.51%) User Experience
5 10 (3.94%) Replication
6 9 (3.54%) Cyber Defence
6 9 (3.54%) RSA SecurID
7 7 (2.76%) Cyberattack
8 6 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.36%) Fibre Optics
9 5 (1.97%) Acoustics
9 5 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.97%) CMDB
9 5 (1.97%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 145 (57.09%) Linux
2 74 (29.13%) Windows
3 49 (19.29%) Unix
4 39 (15.35%) Windows Server
5 37 (14.57%) CentOS
6 29 (11.42%) Ubuntu
7 27 (10.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.54%) Kali Linux
9 6 (2.36%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.57%) Solaris
10 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (1.18%) SUSE
11 3 (1.18%) VMS
11 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.79%) Alpine Linux
12 2 (0.79%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.79%) Debian
12 2 (0.79%) HPUX
12 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (39.37%) DevOps
2 66 (25.98%) CI/CD
2 66 (25.98%) Configuration Management
3 56 (22.05%) Problem-Solving
4 55 (21.65%) Migration
5 53 (20.87%) Agile
6 51 (20.08%) Infrastructure as Code
7 35 (13.78%) Project Delivery
8 32 (12.60%) ITIL
9 29 (11.42%) Network Monitoring
10 28 (11.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 27 (10.63%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (9.84%) High Availability
13 23 (9.06%) Mentoring
13 23 (9.06%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 22 (8.66%) Microservices
14 22 (8.66%) Open Source
15 21 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (8.27%) Proactive Monitoring
16 20 (7.87%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (47.24%) Python
2 75 (29.53%) Bash
3 65 (25.59%) PowerShell
4 48 (18.90%) SQL
5 34 (13.39%) Java
5 34 (13.39%) PHP
6 32 (12.60%) Go
7 24 (9.45%) Perl
8 16 (6.30%) JavaScript
9 15 (5.91%) C#
9 15 (5.91%) Ruby
10 11 (4.33%) F#
10 11 (4.33%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.15%) C
11 8 (3.15%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.18%) Groovy
13 2 (0.79%) C++
14 1 (0.39%) VB
14 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (19.69%) Degree
2 33 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (11.02%) Security Cleared
4 27 (10.63%) CCNP
5 26 (10.24%) CCIE
6 18 (7.09%) SC Cleared
7 11 (4.33%) DBS Check
8 9 (3.54%) JNCIP
9 7 (2.76%) CCIE Service Provider
10 6 (2.36%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.97%) MCSE
12 4 (1.57%) AWS Certification
12 4 (1.57%) CCNA
12 4 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (1.57%) MCSA
12 4 (1.57%) VCAP
12 4 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.18%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 2 (0.79%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.17%) QA
2 24 (9.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (38.58%) Docker
2 67 (26.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (15.75%) Active Directory
4 21 (8.27%) vSphere
5 17 (6.69%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (6.30%) KVM
7 14 (5.51%) Xen
8 12 (4.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 12 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (4.33%) Hyper-V
10 10 (3.94%) NFS
11 9 (3.54%) BitLocker
12 7 (2.76%) Firmware
13 5 (1.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (1.97%) etcd
14 4 (1.57%) GPFS
14 4 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (1.18%) Ceph
15 3 (1.18%) Shibboleth
15 3 (1.18%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 107 (42.13%) Ansible
2 87 (34.25%) Terraform
3 79 (31.10%) Kubernetes
4 72 (28.35%) ZABBIX
5 71 (27.95%) Grafana
6 60 (23.62%) Puppet
7 48 (18.90%) Opscode Chef
8 35 (13.78%) Prometheus
9 18 (7.09%) vCenter Server
10 12 (4.72%) Graphite
11 11 (4.33%) Rancher
12 10 (3.94%) Docker Swarm
13 9 (3.54%) Cacti
13 9 (3.54%) Icinga
14 8 (3.15%) Graylog
14 8 (3.15%) HAProxy
14 8 (3.15%) Munin
14 8 (3.15%) Opsgenie
15 7 (2.76%) Opsview
15 7 (2.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 94 (37.01%) VMware
2 82 (32.28%) Splunk
3 61 (24.02%) Cisco
4 56 (22.05%) SolarWinds
5 55 (21.65%) Microsoft
6 38 (14.96%) Red Hat
7 33 (12.99%) New Relic
8 23 (9.06%) Juniper
9 22 (8.66%) HP
10 21 (8.27%) SAP
11 20 (7.87%) Google
12 18 (7.09%) Dell
12 18 (7.09%) Oracle
13 17 (6.69%) Atlassian
13 17 (6.69%) Dynatrace
14 14 (5.51%) CheckPoint
14 14 (5.51%) Meraki
15 13 (5.12%) Citrix
16 12 (4.72%) AppDynamics
16 12 (4.72%) Nokia