Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 475 456 455
Rank change year-on-year -19 -1 +44
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 1023 1271 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.64% 7.50% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 812 1050 1229
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Nagios is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15399 16937 16595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.75% 8.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12448 13789 13253
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,625 £29,597
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -32 960 £57,000 +8.57% 43
London -40 619 £62,500 +8.70% 21
UK excluding London -19 394 £45,000 - 24
South East -1 117 £57,000 +16.92% 9
North of England -60 105 £48,750 +16.07% 7
North West -44 59 £45,000 +3.45% 2
South West +15 49 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Scotland +51 48 £44,000 +31.34% 2
Midlands +20 39 £36,500 -8.75% 2
West Midlands +39 37 £37,000 +7.25% 1
East of England +6 29 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire -19 29 £55,000 +30.95% 4
North East +24 17 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Wales 0 6 £36,250 -9.38%
East Midlands -4 2 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Northern Ireland -12 1 £35,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 752 (73.51%) Linux
2 529 (51.71%) Puppet
3 528 (51.61%) DevOps
4 393 (38.42%) Python
5 384 (37.54%) Ansible
6 375 (36.66%) Amazon AWS
7 366 (35.78%) Windows
8 328 (32.06%) Opscode Chef
9 304 (29.72%) Bash Shell
10 300 (29.33%) Apache
11 296 (28.93%) CentOS
12 294 (28.74%) VMware
13 281 (27.47%) Configuration Management
14 263 (25.71%) Jenkins
15 252 (24.63%) Perl
16 249 (24.34%) MySQL
17 244 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
18 232 (22.68%) DNS
18 232 (22.68%) Red Hat
18 232 (22.68%) Firewall
19 230 (22.48%) Java
20 223 (21.80%) Docker
21 215 (21.02%) Unix
22 211 (20.63%) Cisco
23 207 (20.23%) SQL
24 201 (19.65%) Git (software)
25 195 (19.06%) Tomcat
25 195 (19.06%) Finance
25 195 (19.06%) Ubuntu
26 192 (18.77%) 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
1 300 (29.33%) Apache
2 195 (19.06%) Tomcat
3 102 (9.97%) IIS
4 67 (6.55%) Confluence
5 65 (6.35%) nginx
6 55 (5.38%) OpenStack
7 41 (4.01%) JBoss
8 38 (3.71%) WebSphere
9 29 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (2.35%) CMS
11 22 (2.15%) MS Exchange
12 17 (1.66%) Joomla!
12 17 (1.66%) SharePoint
12 17 (1.66%) WebLogic
13 15 (1.47%) Alfresco
14 10 (0.98%) Drupal
14 10 (0.98%) Skype for Business
14 10 (0.98%) WordPress
15 7 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (0.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.20%) HipChat
5 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.39%) Magento
3 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.098%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 375 (36.66%) Amazon AWS
2 178 (17.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 57 (5.57%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (3.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (3.81%) IaaS
6 38 (3.71%) Office 365
7 35 (3.42%) Amazon S3
8 34 (3.32%) CloudBees
9 33 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (2.83%) GitHub
11 28 (2.74%) Sumo Logic
12 26 (2.54%) SaaS
12 26 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 23 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
14 18 (1.76%) PaaS
15 17 (1.66%) Loggly
16 10 (0.98%) Route 53
17 9 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
17 9 (0.88%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 232 (22.68%) DNS
1 232 (22.68%) Firewall
2 175 (17.11%) TCP/IP
3 123 (12.02%) WAN
4 122 (11.93%) SAN
5 117 (11.44%) VPN
6 108 (10.56%) LAN
7 84 (8.21%) Internet
8 79 (7.72%) BGP
9 74 (7.23%) SNMP
10 64 (6.26%) MPLS
11 61 (5.96%) VoIP
12 58 (5.67%) VLAN
13 57 (5.57%) HTTP
14 48 (4.69%) OSPF
15 47 (4.59%) Cisco Nexus
16 46 (4.50%) Wireshark
17 45 (4.40%) LDAP
18 44 (4.30%) DHCP
19 40 (3.91%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (24.34%) MySQL
2 132 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 100 (9.78%) NoSQL
4 86 (8.41%) MongoDB
5 78 (7.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 68 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (3.42%) Relational Database
8 29 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
9 28 (2.74%) InfluxDB
9 28 (2.74%) MariaDB
10 26 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 24 (2.35%) Oracle Database
11 24 (2.35%) Redis
12 15 (1.47%) MS Access
13 13 (1.27%) Big Data
13 13 (1.27%) Riak
14 10 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.78%) Informix
15 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 263 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 201 (19.65%) Git (software)
3 126 (12.32%) JIRA
3 126 (12.32%) TeamCity
4 97 (9.48%) Subversion
4 97 (9.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 87 (8.50%) Maven
6 81 (7.92%) Vagrant
7 78 (7.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 71 (6.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 52 (5.08%) Hudson
10 44 (4.30%) Selenium
11 41 (4.01%) GoCD
12 40 (3.91%) GitLab
13 35 (3.42%) HP UFT
14 34 (3.32%) ClearCase
15 33 (3.23%) Artifactory
16 27 (2.64%) MSBuild
17 21 (2.05%) IBM UrbanCode
18 19 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 195 (19.06%) Finance
2 78 (7.62%) Telecoms
3 77 (7.53%) Banking
4 31 (3.03%) Marketing
5 21 (2.05%) Electronics
6 20 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.56%) Online Betting
8 13 (1.27%) Games
9 11 (1.08%) Law
10 9 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.78%) Legal
12 5 (0.49%) Retail
13 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.098%) Advertising
14 1 (0.098%) Billing
14 1 (0.098%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.098%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.098%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 260 (25.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 162 (15.84%) Linux Engineer
3 132 (12.90%) Administrator
4 111 (10.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 99 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
6 96 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 90 (8.80%) Network Engineer
8 89 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
9 84 (8.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 80 (7.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 78 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 71 (6.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 65 (6.35%) AWS Engineer
14 61 (5.96%) Applications Support
15 58 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
16 57 (5.57%) Consultant
17 50 (4.89%) Analyst
18 44 (4.30%) Cloud Engineer
19 43 (4.20%) Windows Engineer
20 41 (4.01%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (10.75%) LAMP
2 91 (8.90%) Elastic Stack
3 86 (8.41%) .NET
4 85 (8.31%) Web Services
5 70 (6.84%) Kafka
6 64 (6.26%) HTML
6 64 (6.26%) XML
7 47 (4.59%) SOAP
8 43 (4.20%) Sensu
9 42 (4.11%) Node.js
10 38 (3.71%) AngularJS
11 34 (3.32%) RabbitMQ
12 25 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
13 24 (2.35%) JSON
14 22 (2.15%) CSS
15 21 (2.05%) MSMQ
15 21 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
16 18 (1.76%) Apache Camel
16 18 (1.76%) React
16 18 (1.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 130 (12.71%) Data Centre
2 51 (4.99%) Computer Science
3 42 (4.11%) Public Cloud
4 40 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (3.71%) Clustering
6 31 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 30 (2.93%) Management Information System
8 26 (2.54%) Private Cloud
9 25 (2.44%) Fintech
9 25 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (1.56%) Replication
11 13 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 12 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (0.98%) User Experience
14 9 (0.88%) Smart Meter
15 8 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.78%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.68%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 752 (73.51%) Linux
2 366 (35.78%) Windows
3 296 (28.93%) CentOS
4 215 (21.02%) Unix
5 195 (19.06%) Ubuntu
6 159 (15.54%) Windows Server
7 131 (12.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 86 (8.41%) Debian
9 52 (5.08%) CoreOS
10 44 (4.30%) Solaris
11 26 (2.54%) Android
11 26 (2.54%) Apple iOS
12 25 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (1.86%) Fedora
15 15 (1.47%) AIX
16 12 (1.17%) VMS
17 10 (0.98%) Windows 7
18 8 (0.78%) FreeBSD
19 7 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (51.61%) DevOps
2 281 (27.47%) Configuration Management
3 244 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (18.57%) Open Source
5 158 (15.44%) ITIL
6 129 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 79 (7.72%) Scrum
9 78 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 78 (7.62%) Project Management
10 75 (7.33%) Security Patching
11 74 (7.23%) High Availability
12 69 (6.74%) Load Balancing
13 67 (6.55%) Task Automation
14 63 (6.16%) Capacity Planning
15 57 (5.57%) E-Commerce
16 52 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
17 51 (4.99%) Incident Management
18 50 (4.89%) Service Management
19 48 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 393 (38.42%) Python
2 304 (29.72%) Bash Shell
3 252 (24.63%) Perl
4 230 (22.48%) Java
5 207 (20.23%) SQL
6 192 (18.77%) Ruby
7 178 (17.40%) PowerShell
8 125 (12.22%) PHP
9 59 (5.77%) JavaScript
10 52 (5.08%) Shell Script
11 45 (4.40%) Go
12 39 (3.81%) C#
13 34 (3.32%) T-SQL
14 33 (3.23%) C
14 33 (3.23%) Korn
15 23 (2.25%) Bourne shell
15 23 (2.25%) C++
16 15 (1.47%) Delphi
16 15 (1.47%) Scala
16 15 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (8.21%) Degree
3 64 (6.26%) CCNP
4 52 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 37 (3.62%) SC Cleared
6 29 (2.83%) CCNA
7 24 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
7 24 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.25%) DV Cleared
8 23 (2.25%) RHCE
9 17 (1.66%) CCIE
9 17 (1.66%) MCSE
10 13 (1.27%) MCSA
11 12 (1.17%) CCDA
12 11 (1.08%) RHCSA
12 11 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (0.88%) Master's Degree
14 8 (0.78%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.78%) JNCIP
14 8 (0.78%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.77%) SLA
2 25 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.05%) QA
4 12 (1.17%) GCP
5 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 11 (1.08%) PMO
6 10 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.39%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 223 (21.80%) Docker
2 191 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 68 (6.65%) VMware ESXi
5 49 (4.79%) NFS
6 42 (4.11%) KVM
7 41 (4.01%) vSphere
8 39 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
9 30 (2.93%) Xen
10 29 (2.83%) XenServer
11 26 (2.54%) Hyper-V
12 22 (2.15%) XenApp
13 18 (1.76%) iptables
14 15 (1.47%) Postfix
15 14 (1.37%) LXC
16 13 (1.27%) Samba
17 10 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 8 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
18 8 (0.78%) Snort
18 8 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 529 (51.71%) Puppet
2 384 (37.54%) Ansible
3 328 (32.06%) Opscode Chef
4 148 (14.47%) ZABBIX
5 98 (9.58%) Cacti
6 80 (7.82%) Kubernetes
6 80 (7.82%) SCOM
7 77 (7.53%) Terraform
8 71 (6.94%) Graphite
9 68 (6.65%) Icinga
10 62 (6.06%) Opsview
10 62 (6.06%) Salt
11 50 (4.89%) Grafana
12 38 (3.71%) CFEngine
12 38 (3.71%) SCCM
13 31 (3.03%) Rundeck
14 28 (2.74%) Kibana
15 25 (2.44%) Prometheus
16 23 (2.25%) SELinux
17 22 (2.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 294 (28.74%) VMware
2 232 (22.68%) Red Hat
3 211 (20.63%) Cisco
4 137 (13.39%) Splunk
5 123 (12.02%) New Relic
6 121 (11.83%) Microsoft
7 113 (11.05%) SolarWinds
8 106 (10.36%) HP
9 101 (9.87%) Oracle
10 94 (9.19%) SaltStack
11 90 (8.80%) Google
12 83 (8.11%) AppDynamics
13 69 (6.74%) Juniper
14 54 (5.28%) IBM
15 45 (4.40%) Palo Alto
16 38 (3.71%) Atlassian
17 36 (3.52%) CA
17 36 (3.52%) Dynatrace
18 35 (3.42%) F5
19 32 (3.13%) Meraki