Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 462 500
Rank change year-on-year -72 +38 -30
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 860 1,034 1,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.60% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.33% 6.88% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 721 882 1,033
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +8.43%

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 16,131 15,034 16,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.19% 8.67% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12,993 12,177 13,849
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% +6.95%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +6.17%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Top 17 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 19 February 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 -76 818 £52,500 +5.00% 94
London -72 446 £57,500 +4.55% 43
UK excluding London -10 410 £45,000 +2.27% 55
North of England +18 117 £48,250 +13.53% 15
South West +28 98 £42,500 +23.50% 12
South East -66 87 £50,000 -4.76% 13
North West -17 65 £43,500 +8.75% 9
Yorkshire +52 47 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Midlands -13 39 £42,500 +6.92% 6
East of England -10 34 £52,500 +40.00% 5
East Midlands +37 28 £42,500 - 2
Scotland -25 24 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -43 11 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Wales +14 8 £41,875 -1.18% 2
North East -20 5 £42,500 +4.29% 2
Northern Ireland - 5 £40,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 610 (70.93%) Linux
2 401 (46.63%) Python
3 396 (46.05%) DevOps
4 392 (45.58%) Puppet
5 333 (38.72%) Ansible
6 302 (35.12%) Amazon AWS
7 279 (32.44%) Bash Shell
7 279 (32.44%) Windows
8 265 (30.81%) VMware
9 260 (30.23%) Jenkins
10 256 (29.77%) Opscode Chef
11 250 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
12 240 (27.91%) Cisco
12 240 (27.91%) Configuration Management
13 222 (25.81%) CentOS
14 207 (24.07%) Docker
15 206 (23.95%) MySQL
16 204 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 204 (23.72%) Red Hat
17 195 (22.67%) Perl
17 195 (22.67%) Apache
18 182 (21.16%) Continuous Integration
19 179 (20.81%) Ruby
20 178 (20.70%) Git (software)
21 172 (20.00%) DNS
22 168 (19.53%) Firewall
23 167 (19.42%) PHP
24 165 (19.19%) Java
25 162 (18.84%) Unix
26 156 (18.14%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 195 (22.67%) Apache
2 110 (12.79%) Tomcat
3 106 (12.33%) nginx
4 72 (8.37%) Confluence
5 70 (8.14%) IIS
6 63 (7.33%) OpenStack
7 28 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
8 24 (2.79%) MS Exchange
9 17 (1.98%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.86%) JBoss
11 15 (1.74%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (1.40%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.40%) uWSGI
14 11 (1.28%) SharePoint
15 9 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.58%) Drupal
16 5 (0.58%) Skype for Business
16 5 (0.58%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
2 2 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 302 (35.12%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (18.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (7.21%) GitHub
4 48 (5.58%) OpenShift
5 43 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 43 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (4.30%) SaaS
7 30 (3.49%) Office 365
8 29 (3.37%) Amazon S3
9 28 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 27 (3.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (2.79%) IaaS
12 23 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (2.56%) CloudBees
14 17 (1.98%) Route 53
15 16 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (1.74%) PaaS
16 15 (1.74%) Serverless
17 12 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
18 11 (1.28%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 172 (20.00%) DNS
2 168 (19.53%) Firewall
3 151 (17.56%) TCP/IP
4 119 (13.84%) LAN
5 111 (12.91%) BGP
6 110 (12.79%) WAN
7 100 (11.63%) VPN
8 98 (11.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 86 (10.00%) SNMP
9 86 (10.00%) VoIP
10 75 (8.72%) Cisco ASA
11 74 (8.60%) SAN
12 72 (8.37%) OSPF
13 60 (6.98%) DHCP
14 59 (6.86%) VLAN
15 57 (6.63%) NX-OS
16 50 (5.81%) Ethernet
16 50 (5.81%) Wireshark
17 49 (5.70%) HTTP
17 49 (5.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (23.95%) MySQL
2 88 (10.23%) SQL Server
3 84 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 47 (5.47%) MongoDB
6 39 (4.53%) NoSQL
7 31 (3.60%) Redis
8 26 (3.02%) MariaDB
9 24 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
9 24 (2.79%) InfluxDB
10 21 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 17 (1.98%) Relational Database
12 15 (1.74%) Couchbase
13 13 (1.51%) DB2
14 10 (1.16%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.05%) HBase
15 9 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.93%) Big Data
16 8 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 260 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 178 (20.70%) Git (software)
3 120 (13.95%) JIRA
4 107 (12.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 99 (11.51%) Sonatype Nexus
6 86 (10.00%) Maven
7 78 (9.07%) TeamCity
8 66 (7.67%) Subversion
9 65 (7.56%) Vagrant
10 63 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 49 (5.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 44 (5.12%) Octopus Deploy
13 42 (4.88%) Hudson
14 32 (3.72%) Selenium
15 30 (3.49%) MSBuild
16 22 (2.56%) Bitbucket
17 21 (2.44%) GoCD
18 14 (1.63%) Gradle
18 14 (1.63%) Redmine
18 14 (1.63%) SonarQube
General
1 116 (13.49%) Finance
2 74 (8.60%) Telecoms
3 69 (8.02%) Banking
4 55 (6.40%) Games
5 24 (2.79%) Marketing
6 14 (1.63%) Advertising
6 14 (1.63%) Online Betting
7 12 (1.40%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.58%) Retail
9 4 (0.47%) Electronics
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.12%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) Front Office
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
11 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 205 (23.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 136 (15.81%) Administrator
3 129 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 126 (14.65%) Linux Engineer
5 115 (13.37%) Systems Administrator
6 93 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
7 89 (10.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 86 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 78 (9.07%) Systems Engineer
10 65 (7.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 61 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 50 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
13 49 (5.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 40 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
14 40 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
15 38 (4.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 36 (4.19%) Consultant
17 34 (3.95%) Applications Support
17 34 (3.95%) Senior Network Engineer
17 34 (3.95%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (10.23%) LAMP
2 79 (9.19%) Web Services
3 53 (6.16%) LEMP Stack
4 52 (6.05%) .NET
4 52 (6.05%) LDAP
5 49 (5.70%) Node.js
6 45 (5.23%) AngularJS
7 41 (4.77%) Elastic Stack
8 33 (3.84%) Spring
9 28 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (3.02%) Akka
11 23 (2.67%) Middleware
12 21 (2.44%) XML
13 20 (2.33%) JSON
14 19 (2.21%) HTML
15 18 (2.09%) Django
15 18 (2.09%) Kafka
16 16 (1.86%) FIX Protocol
17 15 (1.74%) REST
18 14 (1.63%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 123 (14.30%) Data Centre
2 65 (7.56%) Public Cloud
3 64 (7.44%) Computer Science
4 50 (5.81%) Fintech
5 47 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (5.00%) Private Cloud
7 35 (4.07%) Replication
8 28 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
9 21 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (2.21%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 16 (1.86%) Wiki
12 13 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (1.28%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.05%) Clustering
14 9 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.93%) Video on Demand
16 6 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.70%) Online Games
17 5 (0.58%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 610 (70.93%) Linux
2 279 (32.44%) Windows
3 222 (25.81%) CentOS
4 162 (18.84%) Unix
5 153 (17.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 89 (10.35%) Ubuntu
7 83 (9.65%) Windows Server
8 58 (6.74%) Debian
9 51 (5.93%) Solaris
10 20 (2.33%) CoreOS
11 15 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (1.40%) FreeBSD
13 12 (1.40%) Windows 10
14 9 (1.05%) Fedora
15 7 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.81%) SUSE
16 6 (0.70%) AIX
16 6 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (46.05%) DevOps
2 250 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (27.91%) Configuration Management
4 182 (21.16%) Continuous Integration
5 130 (15.12%) ITIL
6 91 (10.58%) High Availability
6 91 (10.58%) Network Monitoring
7 85 (9.88%) Open Source
8 75 (8.72%) Service Management
9 71 (8.26%) Capacity Management
10 65 (7.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 63 (7.33%) Incident Management
12 60 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
13 57 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
14 54 (6.28%) Migration
14 54 (6.28%) Task Automation
14 54 (6.28%) Test Automation
15 53 (6.16%) Scrum
15 53 (6.16%) Security Patching
16 52 (6.05%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 401 (46.63%) Python
2 279 (32.44%) Bash Shell
3 195 (22.67%) Perl
4 179 (20.81%) Ruby
5 167 (19.42%) PHP
6 165 (19.19%) Java
7 151 (17.56%) PowerShell
8 136 (15.81%) SQL
9 73 (8.49%) Shell Script
10 54 (6.28%) JavaScript
11 42 (4.88%) Scala
12 34 (3.95%) C++
13 33 (3.84%) C
14 32 (3.72%) C#
15 27 (3.14%) Korn
16 25 (2.91%) Go
17 13 (1.51%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.28%) Bourne shell
19 9 (1.05%) AWK
19 9 (1.05%) sed
Qualifications
1 145 (16.86%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (10.93%) Degree
3 83 (9.65%) CCNA
4 80 (9.30%) CCNP
5 76 (8.84%) Security Cleared
6 65 (7.56%) DV Cleared
7 35 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
8 34 (3.95%) SC Cleared
9 30 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (3.37%) MCSE
11 22 (2.56%) RHCE
12 21 (2.44%) Linux+ Certification
13 18 (2.09%) CISSP
14 17 (1.98%) Network+ Certification
14 17 (1.98%) SANS
14 17 (1.98%) SSCP
15 15 (1.74%) JNCIP
16 14 (1.63%) CompTIA Security+
16 14 (1.63%) GIAC
17 13 (1.51%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.44%) SLA
2 27 (3.14%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.86%) QA
4 14 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.35%) SEPA
7 2 (0.23%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) GCP
System Software
1 207 (24.07%) Docker
2 204 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (11.63%) Active Directory
4 62 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (5.35%) KVM
6 43 (5.00%) iptables
6 43 (5.00%) NFS
7 34 (3.95%) Hyper-V
8 33 (3.84%) XenApp
9 30 (3.49%) Samba
10 28 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
11 27 (3.14%) vSphere
12 17 (1.98%) Postfix
13 15 (1.74%) VMware NSX
13 15 (1.74%) Xen
14 12 (1.40%) BIND 9
14 12 (1.40%) Kamailio
14 12 (1.40%) VirtualBox
15 10 (1.16%) HDFS
15 10 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 392 (45.58%) Puppet
2 333 (38.72%) Ansible
3 256 (29.77%) Opscode Chef
4 122 (14.19%) Cacti
5 118 (13.72%) ZABBIX
6 110 (12.79%) Kubernetes
7 102 (11.86%) Terraform
8 71 (8.26%) Salt
9 66 (7.67%) Opsview
10 65 (7.56%) Icinga
11 61 (7.09%) Grafana
12 50 (5.81%) SCOM
13 49 (5.70%) Cisco LMS
14 46 (5.35%) SCCM
15 44 (5.12%) Kibana
16 42 (4.88%) HAProxy
17 40 (4.65%) Graphite
18 38 (4.42%) Cisco Prime
19 36 (4.19%) Rundeck
20 29 (3.37%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 265 (30.81%) VMware
2 240 (27.91%) Cisco
3 204 (23.72%) Red Hat
4 144 (16.74%) Splunk
5 111 (12.91%) Oracle
6 90 (10.47%) Microsoft
7 77 (8.95%) AppDynamics
8 76 (8.84%) SolarWinds
9 64 (7.44%) HP
9 64 (7.44%) New Relic
10 53 (6.16%) Google
10 53 (6.16%) NetApp
11 50 (5.81%) Juniper
12 48 (5.58%) Citrix
13 47 (5.47%) Atlassian
14 39 (4.53%) EMC
15 35 (4.07%) SaltStack
16 34 (3.95%) Palo Alto
17 33 (3.84%) Dell
18 31 (3.60%) Qualys