Period
to 28 November 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 28 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 557 568 566
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -54
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 159 563 801
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.75% 3.24% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 144 362 574
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -2.78%
10th Percentile £39,383 £33,925 £31,475
90th Percentile £80,000 £84,875 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,593 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.73% +16.67% -

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 9,094 17,378 17,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.52% 12.84% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7,584 13,248 14,114
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +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 28 November 2020.

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 28 November 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 +28 149 £60,000 +9.09% 26
London +110 83 £63,750 -1.92% 6
UK excluding London +54 70 £51,593 -1.73% 22
South West +75 22 £40,447 -26.46% 6
North of England -7 20 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Work from Home -24 15 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Midlands +110 11 £37,500 -16.67% 3
North West +86 8 £48,001 -4.00% 2
West Midlands +86 8 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Yorkshire -7 7 £60,000 +26.32% 1
South East +135 5 £31,500 -47.50% 6
North East - 5 £60,000 -
East of England +127 4 £72,500 +70.59% 2
East Midlands +79 3 £31,305 -30.43% 2
Scotland +70 3 £65,000 +42.86% 2
Northern Ireland +20 3 £52,500 -25.00%
Wales +47 2 £28,475 -41.29%

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 125 (78.62%) Linux
2 105 (66.04%) Python
3 94 (59.12%) AWS
4 91 (57.23%) Ansible
5 81 (50.94%) Azure
6 78 (49.06%) DevOps
7 72 (45.28%) Puppet
8 66 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
9 58 (36.48%) Docker
9 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
10 56 (35.22%) Windows
10 56 (35.22%) Kubernetes
11 54 (33.96%) Configuration Management
12 53 (33.33%) VPN
13 50 (31.45%) Active Directory
13 50 (31.45%) Firewall
14 49 (30.82%) VMware
15 47 (29.56%) Terraform
16 45 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 44 (27.67%) GCP
18 42 (26.42%) Bash Shell
19 41 (25.79%) Route 53
19 41 (25.79%) Azure Active Directory
20 39 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
21 38 (23.90%) Cisco
21 38 (23.90%) DNS
21 38 (23.90%) WAN
22 37 (23.27%) DHCP
22 37 (23.27%) Jenkins
23 36 (22.64%) LAN

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 31 (19.50%) Skype for Business
2 13 (8.18%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (6.92%) Apache
4 9 (5.66%) Confluence
5 6 (3.77%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.52%) IIS
7 3 (1.89%) Jupyter
7 3 (1.89%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.89%) nginx
7 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.26%) Apache Pulsar
8 2 (1.26%) DNN
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 28 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
1 28 (17.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 94 (59.12%) AWS
2 81 (50.94%) Azure
3 44 (27.67%) GCP
4 41 (25.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 41 (25.79%) Route 53
5 33 (20.75%) Office 365
6 28 (17.61%) Slack
7 19 (11.95%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (11.95%) Amazon S3
7 19 (11.95%) SaaS
8 17 (10.69%) Amazon EKS
9 16 (10.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (8.81%) IaaS
10 14 (8.81%) PaaS
11 13 (8.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (6.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (6.92%) Amazon ECS
12 11 (6.92%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (6.92%) Serverless
13 7 (4.40%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 53 (33.33%) VPN
2 50 (31.45%) Firewall
3 38 (23.90%) DNS
3 38 (23.90%) WAN
4 37 (23.27%) DHCP
5 36 (22.64%) LAN
6 34 (21.38%) Wireless
7 33 (20.75%) SNMP
8 32 (20.13%) BGP
8 32 (20.13%) Network Security
8 32 (20.13%) OSPF
9 31 (19.50%) MPLS
9 31 (19.50%) Skype
10 30 (18.87%) IPsec
11 29 (18.24%) VoIP
11 29 (18.24%) Wi-Fi
11 29 (18.24%) Wireshark
12 28 (17.61%) MRTG
12 28 (17.61%) RIP
12 28 (17.61%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) MySQL
2 20 (12.58%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (10.69%) MongoDB
4 16 (10.06%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (10.06%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (7.55%) NoSQL
7 10 (6.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.77%) Big Data
8 6 (3.77%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.77%) Redis
9 5 (3.14%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (3.14%) Apache Hive
9 5 (3.14%) HBase
9 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.52%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.89%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (1.89%) QlikView
11 3 (1.89%) Sqoop
12 2 (1.26%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 37 (23.27%) Jenkins
2 23 (14.47%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.21%) GitLab
4 17 (10.69%) Vagrant
5 13 (8.18%) JIRA
6 12 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (6.92%) Hudson
8 10 (6.29%) Artifactory
9 9 (5.66%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (5.03%) SonarQube
11 7 (4.40%) Subversion
12 6 (3.77%) Bitbucket Server
13 5 (3.14%) GoCD
14 4 (2.52%) Travis CI
15 3 (1.89%) Mercurial
16 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
16 2 (1.26%) Selenium
16 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
16 2 (1.26%) TeamCity
16 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (11.32%) Finance
2 6 (3.77%) Marketing
3 5 (3.14%) Front Office
3 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.52%) Games
5 3 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.26%) Legal
6 2 (1.26%) Local Government
6 2 (1.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 46 (28.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (21.38%) Network Engineer
3 24 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (11.95%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (11.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (8.18%) Platform Engineer
6 12 (7.55%) Azure Engineer
7 11 (6.92%) Senior DevOps
7 11 (6.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (5.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Administrator
12 6 (3.77%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Senior Platform Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.18%) Node.js
2 11 (6.92%) Kafka
3 10 (6.29%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (5.03%) Sensu
5 5 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (2.52%) LAMP
7 3 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (1.89%) Spring
7 3 (1.89%) Web Services
8 2 (1.26%) 802.1X
8 2 (1.26%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.26%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.26%) XMPP
9 1 (0.63%) .NET
9 1 (0.63%) .NET Core
9 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.63%) JSON
9 1 (0.63%) LDAP
9 1 (0.63%) Middleware
9 1 (0.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.81%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.55%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.52%) Replication
6 4 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.89%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.26%) Clustering
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.26%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (78.62%) Linux
2 56 (35.22%) Windows
3 33 (20.75%) CentOS
4 31 (19.50%) Mac OS X
5 23 (14.47%) Windows Server
6 20 (12.58%) Unix
7 18 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (8.81%) Ubuntu
9 12 (7.55%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (6.29%) Fedora
11 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2019
13 6 (3.77%) CoreOS
14 3 (1.89%) Debian
14 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (1.26%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (49.06%) DevOps
2 54 (33.96%) Configuration Management
3 39 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (22.01%) Open Source
5 32 (20.13%) Network Monitoring
6 30 (18.87%) Performance Analysis
7 29 (18.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 28 (17.61%) B2B
8 28 (17.61%) Identity Management
8 28 (17.61%) Security Monitoring
9 22 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
10 21 (13.21%) ITIL
11 17 (10.69%) High Availability
11 17 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (10.06%) Problem Management
13 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure as Code
14 13 (8.18%) Load Balancing
15 12 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 105 (66.04%) Python
2 42 (26.42%) Bash Shell
3 35 (22.01%) PowerShell
4 30 (18.87%) Ruby
5 29 (18.24%) Java
6 24 (15.09%) Go
6 24 (15.09%) SQL
7 16 (10.06%) Perl
8 10 (6.29%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.03%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.14%) C
11 4 (2.52%) PHP
12 3 (1.89%) C#
12 3 (1.89%) Jython
13 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (21.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (11.95%) CCNA
3 17 (10.69%) CCNP
4 15 (9.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (7.55%) Degree
5 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
6 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.52%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.52%) MCSE
9 3 (1.89%) MCP
9 3 (1.89%) MCSA
9 3 (1.89%) PhD
10 2 (1.26%) CCIE
10 2 (1.26%) MCITP
10 2 (1.26%) MCTS
11 1 (0.63%) RHCE
11 1 (0.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) GDPR
1 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 58 (36.48%) Docker
2 50 (31.45%) Active Directory
3 45 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.66%) VirtualBox
4 9 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.40%) Xen
6 6 (3.77%) GlusterFS
6 6 (3.77%) KVM
7 5 (3.14%) oVirt
7 5 (3.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 3 (1.89%) HDFS
8 3 (1.89%) NFS
8 3 (1.89%) vSphere
9 2 (1.26%) Btrfs
9 2 (1.26%) Ceph
9 2 (1.26%) Postfix
9 2 (1.26%) Samba
9 2 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 91 (57.23%) Ansible
2 72 (45.28%) Puppet
3 66 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (35.22%) Kubernetes
5 47 (29.56%) Terraform
6 24 (15.09%) ZABBIX
7 23 (14.47%) Prometheus
8 20 (12.58%) Grafana
9 17 (10.69%) SCOM
10 16 (10.06%) Graphite
11 13 (8.18%) Docker Swarm
12 12 (7.55%) Consul
13 11 (6.92%) Istio
13 11 (6.92%) Packer
14 10 (6.29%) SCCM
15 9 (5.66%) Control-M
16 8 (5.03%) Opsview
17 6 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
17 6 (3.77%) Salt
18 5 (3.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
2 49 (30.82%) VMware
3 38 (23.90%) Cisco
4 34 (21.38%) Palo Alto
5 28 (17.61%) Avaya
5 28 (17.61%) Riverbed
6 20 (12.58%) Red Hat
7 19 (11.95%) SolarWinds
8 16 (10.06%) Dynatrace
9 15 (9.43%) Google
9 15 (9.43%) Oracle
10 13 (8.18%) AppDynamics
11 11 (6.92%) BMC
11 11 (6.92%) Splunk
12 9 (5.66%) New Relic
13 6 (3.77%) Dell
13 6 (3.77%) McAfee
14 5 (3.14%) HP
14 5 (3.14%) SaltStack
15 4 (2.52%) Citrix