Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 633 449 566
Rank change year-on-year -184 +117 -71
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 218 978 861
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.67% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.94% 5.25% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 184 512 679
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,821 £36,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,593 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.19% +11.11% +2.27%

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 11,228 18,617 18,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.23% 12.68% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,917 14,222 14,244
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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 -168 208 £55,000 - 13
London -45 117 £61,250 +6.52% 5
UK excluding London -139 93 £51,593 +3.19% 11
North of England -114 28 £52,500 - 5
South East +66 26 £67,500 +35.00%
South West +90 21 £51,593 -6.20% 1
North West +86 19 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Work from Home +33 12 £47,500 -38.71% 1
Scotland +96 7 £59,000 +24.21%
East of England +66 6 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Yorkshire -109 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Midlands +84 4 £39,500 -12.22% 1
West Midlands +71 4 £39,500 -14.59% 1
North East +26 4 £59,000 +7.27%
Wales - 1 £48,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 123 (56.42%) Linux
2 116 (53.21%) Python
3 104 (47.71%) Windows
4 91 (41.74%) Ansible
5 88 (40.37%) AWS
6 83 (38.07%) DevOps
7 75 (34.40%) Docker
7 75 (34.40%) PowerShell
8 69 (31.65%) VMware
9 68 (31.19%) Finance
9 68 (31.19%) Kubernetes
10 67 (30.73%) Azure
11 64 (29.36%) Jenkins
12 63 (28.90%) Configuration Management
13 62 (28.44%) Bash Shell
14 59 (27.06%) Terraform
15 55 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (23.85%) Puppet
16 52 (23.85%) VMware Infrastructure
17 51 (23.39%) SQL
17 51 (23.39%) Windows Server
18 50 (22.94%) Oracle
19 47 (21.56%) Unix
19 47 (21.56%) Ruby
20 45 (20.64%) Microsoft
21 43 (19.72%) ZABBIX
22 41 (18.81%) ITIL
22 41 (18.81%) SQL Server
22 41 (18.81%) Java
23 39 (17.89%) Vagrant

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 24 (11.01%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (10.55%) Apache
3 14 (6.42%) Confluence
4 10 (4.59%) nginx
5 8 (3.67%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.75%) IIS
6 6 (2.75%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.29%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.83%) JBoss
8 4 (1.83%) Resin
8 4 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.38%) Gluu
9 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.38%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.26%) Salerio
2 3 (1.38%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 88 (40.37%) AWS
2 67 (30.73%) Azure
3 30 (13.76%) Amazon S3
4 29 (13.30%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (11.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (10.09%) Serverless
7 21 (9.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 20 (9.17%) AWS Lambda
9 18 (8.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (8.26%) Route 53
10 16 (7.34%) GCP
10 16 (7.34%) Office 365
11 15 (6.88%) OpenShift
12 14 (6.42%) IaaS
13 12 (5.50%) Datadog
13 12 (5.50%) PaaS
13 12 (5.50%) SaaS
14 11 (5.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 11 (5.05%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (5.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.06%) Firewall
1 35 (16.06%) VPN
2 29 (13.30%) DNS
3 25 (11.47%) TCP/IP
4 22 (10.09%) HTTP
5 13 (5.96%) WAN
6 12 (5.50%) DHCP
6 12 (5.50%) SMTP
7 11 (5.05%) FTP
7 11 (5.05%) MPLS
7 11 (5.05%) SAN
8 10 (4.59%) VoIP
9 8 (3.67%) OSPF
9 8 (3.67%) SNMP
9 8 (3.67%) SSH
9 8 (3.67%) SSL
10 7 (3.21%) tcpdump
10 7 (3.21%) Wireshark
11 6 (2.75%) IPsec
11 6 (2.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.51%) MySQL
3 26 (11.93%) Amazon RDS
4 21 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (7.80%) Big Data
6 15 (6.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (5.96%) NoSQL
8 12 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (5.50%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.75%) CouchDB
9 6 (2.75%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.29%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (1.83%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.38%) Redis
12 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.92%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.92%) HBase
13 2 (0.92%) Sqoop
14 1 (0.46%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.46%) KDB
Development Applications
1 64 (29.36%) Jenkins
2 39 (17.89%) Vagrant
3 36 (16.51%) JIRA
4 30 (13.76%) Git (software)
5 25 (11.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (7.80%) Hudson
7 12 (5.50%) Artifactory
7 12 (5.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (5.05%) Bitbucket Server
8 11 (5.05%) SonarQube
9 9 (4.13%) Selenium
9 9 (4.13%) Subversion
10 7 (3.21%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.21%) GoCD
11 4 (1.83%) GitLab
12 3 (1.38%) JMeter
13 2 (0.92%) Grunt
13 2 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.92%) Phing
13 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (31.19%) Finance
2 10 (4.59%) Marketing
3 7 (3.21%) Banking
3 7 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.75%) Legal
4 6 (2.75%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.83%) Front Office
6 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.92%) Electronics
7 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (25.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (13.30%) Analyst
3 25 (11.47%) Applications Support
4 23 (10.55%) Support Analyst
5 21 (9.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (9.63%) Platform Engineer
6 19 (8.72%) Applications Support Analyst
7 18 (8.26%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (7.34%) Network Engineer
9 15 (6.88%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (6.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (6.88%) Junior
9 15 (6.88%) Junior Analyst
9 15 (6.88%) Junior Applications Support
9 15 (6.88%) Junior Support Analyst
10 12 (5.50%) AWS Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Support Engineer
12 10 (4.59%) Senior Platform Engineer
13 8 (3.67%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.43%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (11.47%) .NET
3 22 (10.09%) Sensu
4 19 (8.72%) Regular Expression
5 10 (4.59%) LAMP
6 8 (3.67%) JSON
7 6 (2.75%) Kafka
8 5 (2.29%) HTML
8 5 (2.29%) REST
8 5 (2.29%) Web Services
9 4 (1.83%) .NET Core
9 4 (1.83%) LDAP
9 4 (1.83%) Node.js
10 3 (1.38%) Nightwatchjs
10 3 (1.38%) OpenID
10 3 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.92%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.92%) jQuery
11 2 (0.92%) Symfony
11 2 (0.92%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.26%) SWIFT
2 17 (7.80%) Derivative
2 17 (7.80%) Equities
3 16 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.34%) Public Cloud
4 14 (6.42%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (4.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (3.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (2.75%) Clustering
8 6 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.29%) CESG
10 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.83%) PKI
11 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.38%) Replication
11 3 (1.38%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.38%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.92%) NHS
12 2 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 123 (56.42%) Linux
2 104 (47.71%) Windows
3 51 (23.39%) Windows Server
4 47 (21.56%) Unix
5 33 (15.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (11.47%) CentOS
6 25 (11.47%) Windows 10
7 24 (11.01%) Ubuntu
8 18 (8.26%) Windows 7
9 17 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (5.05%) CoreOS
11 7 (3.21%) Fedora
11 7 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.75%) Debian
12 6 (2.75%) Solaris
12 6 (2.75%) VMS
13 4 (1.83%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.92%) AIX
14 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
14 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.07%) DevOps
2 63 (28.90%) Configuration Management
3 55 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (18.81%) ITIL
5 37 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (12.84%) High Availability
6 28 (12.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 25 (11.47%) Open Source
8 24 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (11.01%) Test Automation
9 23 (10.55%) Infrastructure as Code
9 23 (10.55%) Load Balancing
10 22 (10.09%) SIEM
11 20 (9.17%) Analytics
12 19 (8.72%) Task Automation
13 18 (8.26%) Portfolio Management
14 15 (6.88%) Deployment Automation
15 14 (6.42%) Infrastructure Management
15 14 (6.42%) Service Management
16 13 (5.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (53.21%) Python
2 75 (34.40%) PowerShell
3 62 (28.44%) Bash Shell
4 51 (23.39%) SQL
5 47 (21.56%) Ruby
6 41 (18.81%) Java
7 32 (14.68%) Perl
8 31 (14.22%) Go
9 17 (7.80%) PHP
10 14 (6.42%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.05%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.59%) C
12 10 (4.59%) C#
13 8 (3.67%) JavaScript
14 6 (2.75%) Groovy
15 3 (1.38%) AWK
15 3 (1.38%) sed
16 1 (0.46%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.46%) C++
16 1 (0.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 26 (11.93%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.88%) CCNA
4 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.05%) MCSE
6 10 (4.59%) Degree
7 9 (4.13%) DV Cleared
7 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.21%) CCIE
8 7 (3.21%) CCNP
8 7 (3.21%) CISSP
8 7 (3.21%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (3.21%) GIAC
8 7 (3.21%) Linux+ Certification
8 7 (3.21%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (3.21%) SANS
8 7 (3.21%) SSCP
9 5 (2.29%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) GDPR
3 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (34.40%) Docker
2 52 (23.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.76%) Active Directory
4 18 (8.26%) VirtualBox
5 14 (6.42%) Xen
6 12 (5.50%) Hyper-V
7 11 (5.05%) GlusterFS
7 11 (5.05%) NFS
8 10 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (4.13%) Samba
10 8 (3.67%) KVM
11 6 (2.75%) Btrfs
11 6 (2.75%) Ceph
11 6 (2.75%) DRBD
11 6 (2.75%) VMware NSX
12 5 (2.29%) XenApp
13 4 (1.83%) iptables
14 3 (1.38%) Squid
14 3 (1.38%) vSphere
15 2 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 91 (41.74%) Ansible
2 68 (31.19%) Kubernetes
3 59 (27.06%) Terraform
4 52 (23.85%) Puppet
5 43 (19.72%) ZABBIX
6 38 (17.43%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (17.43%) SCOM
7 33 (15.14%) Packer
8 32 (14.68%) Grafana
9 24 (11.01%) Docker Swarm
10 19 (8.72%) SCCM
11 18 (8.26%) Consul
12 14 (6.42%) Prometheus
13 12 (5.50%) Graphite
13 12 (5.50%) Opsview
14 10 (4.59%) Salt
15 9 (4.13%) Kibana
16 8 (3.67%) Automic
16 8 (3.67%) OSSEC
16 8 (3.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 69 (31.65%) VMware
2 50 (22.94%) Oracle
3 45 (20.64%) Microsoft
4 35 (16.06%) Red Hat
5 32 (14.68%) Splunk
6 29 (13.30%) ServiceNow
6 29 (13.30%) SolarWinds
7 23 (10.55%) Cisco
8 22 (10.09%) HP
9 19 (8.72%) Citrix
9 19 (8.72%) IBM
10 14 (6.42%) Dell
10 14 (6.42%) EMC
11 13 (5.96%) CA
11 13 (5.96%) New Relic
12 12 (5.50%) AppDynamics
12 12 (5.50%) Google
13 11 (5.05%) BMC
13 11 (5.05%) Cloudera
14 9 (4.13%) NetApp