Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 479 479
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +16
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 1024 1093 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.62% 6.59% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 827 920 1163
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,750 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.28% -4.17% +8.00%
10th Percentile £33,325 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,377 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% -5.83% +12.50%

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 15477 16587 16693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12644 13411 13476
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +18 969 £55,000 +4.76% 52
London +2 612 £60,000 +4.35% 35
UK excluding London +7 406 £45,000 +6.19% 18
North of England 0 118 £50,000 +25.00% 6
South East -18 115 £55,000 +10.00% 4
South West +23 67 £45,000 +38.46% 4
North West -26 63 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Scotland +32 43 £42,500 -2.86% 1
Midlands +31 38 £36,500 -5.19% 2
Yorkshire +20 38 £55,000 +57.14% 3
West Midlands +31 31 £36,500 +12.31% 1
East of England +18 20 £42,500 -22.73% 1
North East +24 17 £50,000 +20.48%
East Midlands +43 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Northern Ireland -21 6 £40,000 -8.57%
Wales +10 1 £32,500 -18.75%

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Nagios also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Nagios.

1 729 (71.19%) Linux
2 518 (50.59%) DevOps
3 500 (48.83%) Puppet
4 408 (39.84%) Python
5 384 (37.50%) Ansible
6 372 (36.33%) Windows
7 367 (35.84%) Amazon AWS
8 312 (30.47%) Opscode Chef
9 301 (29.39%) Bash Shell
9 301 (29.39%) CentOS
10 298 (29.10%) Configuration Management
11 287 (28.03%) VMware
12 271 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
12 271 (26.46%) Jenkins
13 265 (25.88%) Apache
14 243 (23.73%) Cisco
15 238 (23.24%) Perl
16 235 (22.95%) Red Hat
17 233 (22.75%) DNS
17 233 (22.75%) Docker
18 222 (21.68%) MySQL
19 216 (21.09%) Java
20 208 (20.31%) PowerShell
21 205 (20.02%) Firewall
22 202 (19.73%) Git (software)
23 200 (19.53%) Finance
24 198 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
25 189 (18.46%) SQL
26 185 (18.07%) Unix
27 181 (17.68%) Ruby

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
1 265 (25.88%) Apache
2 179 (17.48%) Tomcat
3 120 (11.72%) IIS
4 80 (7.81%) Confluence
5 77 (7.52%) nginx
6 59 (5.76%) OpenStack
7 30 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
7 30 (2.93%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.73%) JBoss
9 27 (2.64%) MS Exchange
10 18 (1.76%) CMS
11 15 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (1.17%) SharePoint
13 10 (0.98%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.98%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.68%) Drupal
14 7 (0.68%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.59%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.59%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 367 (35.84%) Amazon AWS
2 180 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (5.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 45 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
5 42 (4.10%) IaaS
6 36 (3.52%) Office 365
7 32 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 28 (2.73%) Sumo Logic
9 25 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (2.34%) Amazon S3
10 24 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (2.34%) CloudBees
11 23 (2.25%) GitHub
11 23 (2.25%) SaaS
12 21 (2.05%) PaaS
13 19 (1.86%) Loggly
14 15 (1.46%) Datadog
15 13 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (1.27%) Serverless
16 10 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 233 (22.75%) DNS
2 205 (20.02%) Firewall
3 179 (17.48%) TCP/IP
4 134 (13.09%) WAN
5 126 (12.30%) LAN
6 122 (11.91%) VPN
7 114 (11.13%) SAN
8 105 (10.25%) BGP
9 82 (8.01%) SNMP
10 79 (7.71%) VoIP
11 76 (7.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 66 (6.45%) Wireshark
13 60 (5.86%) OSPF
14 59 (5.76%) MPLS
15 58 (5.66%) HTTP
16 55 (5.37%) DHCP
16 55 (5.37%) VLAN
17 49 (4.79%) Cisco IOS
17 49 (4.79%) Internet
18 48 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (21.68%) MySQL
2 128 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 98 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 78 (7.62%) MongoDB
5 70 (6.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 52 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (3.71%) Relational Database
8 33 (3.22%) InfluxDB
8 33 (3.22%) MariaDB
9 30 (2.93%) Redis
10 26 (2.54%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (1.95%) Hadoop
13 14 (1.37%) Big Data
13 14 (1.37%) Riak
14 11 (1.07%) Couchbase
14 11 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.78%) Informix
16 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 271 (26.46%) Jenkins
2 202 (19.73%) Git (software)
3 142 (13.87%) JIRA
4 129 (12.60%) TeamCity
5 95 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 90 (8.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 83 (8.11%) Maven
8 82 (8.01%) Vagrant
9 74 (7.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 71 (6.93%) Subversion
11 63 (6.15%) Hudson
12 42 (4.10%) MSBuild
13 37 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 34 (3.32%) GitLab
15 31 (3.03%) Artifactory
15 31 (3.03%) Selenium
16 30 (2.93%) GoCD
17 26 (2.54%) HP UFT
17 26 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
18 25 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 200 (19.53%) Finance
2 102 (9.96%) Banking
3 76 (7.42%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.42%) Marketing
5 27 (2.64%) Games
6 18 (1.76%) Online Betting
7 15 (1.46%) Electronics
7 15 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.68%) Law
10 5 (0.49%) Legal
11 3 (0.29%) Advertising
11 3 (0.29%) Retail
12 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.098%) Billing
13 1 (0.098%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 263 (25.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 134 (13.09%) Linux Engineer
3 132 (12.89%) Administrator
4 128 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 104 (10.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 93 (9.08%) Systems Administrator
7 87 (8.50%) Linux Administrator
8 79 (7.71%) Senior DevOps
9 76 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 73 (7.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 72 (7.03%) Systems Engineer
12 69 (6.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 69 (6.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 68 (6.64%) AWS Engineer
14 62 (6.05%) Windows Engineer
15 59 (5.76%) Applications Support
16 49 (4.79%) Developer
17 46 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
18 45 (4.39%) Consultant
19 40 (3.91%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (8.79%) .NET
2 83 (8.11%) Elastic Stack
3 80 (7.81%) LAMP
4 65 (6.35%) Web Services
5 63 (6.15%) Kafka
6 49 (4.79%) XML
7 44 (4.30%) HTML
7 44 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
8 40 (3.91%) Node.js
9 35 (3.42%) Sensu
10 32 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 32 (3.13%) SOAP
11 29 (2.83%) LEMP Stack
12 26 (2.54%) JSON
13 22 (2.15%) FIX Protocol
13 22 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
14 21 (2.05%) MSMQ
15 20 (1.95%) LAPP Stack
16 19 (1.86%) Apache Camel
16 19 (1.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 160 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 69 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 46 (4.49%) Public Cloud
4 39 (3.81%) Hybrid Cloud
5 36 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (3.22%) Fintech
6 33 (3.22%) Linux Command Line
7 32 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 26 (2.54%) Clustering
9 23 (2.25%) Replication
10 21 (2.05%) Private Cloud
11 14 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (0.98%) Social Media
14 9 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (0.88%) Smart Meter
14 9 (0.88%) Wiki
15 8 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 729 (71.19%) Linux
2 372 (36.33%) Windows
3 301 (29.39%) CentOS
4 185 (18.07%) Unix
5 171 (16.70%) Ubuntu
6 154 (15.04%) Windows Server
7 152 (14.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (7.52%) Debian
9 52 (5.08%) Solaris
10 38 (3.71%) CoreOS
11 25 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (2.34%) Fedora
13 23 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (1.56%) Android
15 15 (1.46%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.98%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.98%) Windows 7
18 9 (0.88%) FreeBSD
19 8 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (50.59%) DevOps
2 298 (29.10%) Configuration Management
3 271 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (16.21%) ITIL
5 161 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
6 156 (15.23%) Open Source
7 94 (9.18%) High Availability
8 85 (8.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 82 (8.01%) Task Automation
10 81 (7.91%) Security Patching
11 80 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
12 78 (7.62%) Scrum
13 75 (7.32%) Service Management
14 67 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 65 (6.35%) Project Management
16 62 (6.05%) Incident Management
17 59 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
18 56 (5.47%) Capacity Planning
19 54 (5.27%) Root Cause Analysis
20 53 (5.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 408 (39.84%) Python
2 301 (29.39%) Bash Shell
3 238 (23.24%) Perl
4 216 (21.09%) Java
5 208 (20.31%) PowerShell
6 189 (18.46%) SQL
7 181 (17.68%) Ruby
8 124 (12.11%) PHP
9 69 (6.74%) JavaScript
10 56 (5.47%) Shell Script
11 50 (4.88%) Go
12 46 (4.49%) C
12 46 (4.49%) C#
13 40 (3.91%) Korn
14 31 (3.03%) C++
15 27 (2.64%) T-SQL
16 24 (2.34%) Bourne shell
17 19 (1.86%) Scala
18 13 (1.27%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.78%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 127 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (9.38%) Degree
3 74 (7.23%) CCNP
4 66 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 54 (5.27%) CCNA
6 49 (4.79%) DV Cleared
7 38 (3.71%) SC Cleared
8 37 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
9 33 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (2.73%) MCSE
11 21 (2.05%) CCIE
12 18 (1.76%) Linux+ Certification
13 17 (1.66%) RHCE
14 15 (1.46%) CISSP
14 15 (1.46%) SANS
14 15 (1.46%) SSCP
15 13 (1.27%) CCDA
16 11 (1.07%) GIAC
16 11 (1.07%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (1.07%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.64%) SLA
2 27 (2.64%) QA
3 16 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.27%) GCP
5 12 (1.17%) PMO
6 8 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.68%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 233 (22.75%) Docker
2 198 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (13.28%) Active Directory
4 76 (7.42%) VMware ESXi
5 52 (5.08%) NFS
6 42 (4.10%) XenApp
7 34 (3.32%) KVM
8 33 (3.22%) vSphere
9 31 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (2.93%) Hyper-V
11 27 (2.64%) XenServer
12 20 (1.95%) Samba
13 19 (1.86%) Postfix
14 18 (1.76%) Xen
15 13 (1.27%) iptables
15 13 (1.27%) LXC
16 12 (1.17%) VMware NSX
17 9 (0.88%) VirtualBox
18 8 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
18 8 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 500 (48.83%) Puppet
2 384 (37.50%) Ansible
3 312 (30.47%) Opscode Chef
4 145 (14.16%) ZABBIX
5 114 (11.13%) Cacti
6 96 (9.38%) Kubernetes
6 96 (9.38%) SCOM
7 90 (8.79%) Terraform
8 86 (8.40%) Icinga
9 68 (6.64%) Opsview
10 60 (5.86%) Salt
11 53 (5.18%) Grafana
11 53 (5.18%) Graphite
12 45 (4.39%) Rundeck
13 39 (3.81%) EdgeSight
14 38 (3.71%) SCCM
15 37 (3.61%) Cisco LMS
16 35 (3.42%) Kibana
16 35 (3.42%) Prometheus
17 29 (2.83%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 287 (28.03%) VMware
2 243 (23.73%) Cisco
3 235 (22.95%) Red Hat
4 135 (13.18%) Splunk
5 121 (11.82%) Microsoft
6 120 (11.72%) SolarWinds
7 92 (8.98%) New Relic
8 90 (8.79%) Oracle
9 86 (8.40%) HP
10 84 (8.20%) AppDynamics
11 80 (7.81%) Google
12 76 (7.42%) SaltStack
13 65 (6.35%) Juniper
14 57 (5.57%) Atlassian
15 48 (4.69%) Palo Alto
16 45 (4.39%) Citrix
17 40 (3.91%) F5
18 38 (3.71%) IBM
19 32 (3.13%) NetApp
20 28 (2.73%) Dynatrace