Period
to 1 March 2021

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 1 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 609 663 558
Rank change year-on-year +54 -105 -22
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 207 376 685
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.72% 2.41% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 205 297 509
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,700 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £51,593 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.18% +21.39% -5.56%

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 12,026 15,597 17,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.11% 12.76% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9,744 12,126 13,724
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +8.49%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

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 1 March 2021.

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 1 March 2021. 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 +53 178 £60,000 +9.09% 41
UK excluding London +95 115 £53,750 +4.18% 27
London +67 77 £62,500 -3.85% 17
North of England +54 40 £55,000 +15.79% 5
Work from Home -94 38 £57,500 +53.33% 7
South West +42 27 £50,000 -6.18% 10
Yorkshire +46 17 £55,000 +22.22%
North East +26 14 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Scotland +26 13 £65,000 +100.00% 1
Midlands +54 10 £53,750 +36.08% 1
South East +94 9 £45,000 -30.77% 5
North West +26 9 £70,000 +40.00% 4
East of England +67 8 £72,500 +38.10% 3
West Midlands +32 7 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 6 £52,500 -
East Midlands +32 3 £31,305 +18.13%
Wales +30 2 £28,475 -41.29% 2

For the 6 months to 1 March 2021, 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.

1 141 (68.12%) Linux
2 114 (55.07%) DevOps
3 108 (52.17%) Python
4 97 (46.86%) AWS
5 93 (44.93%) Ansible
6 86 (41.55%) Azure
7 79 (38.16%) Puppet
8 76 (36.71%) Docker
8 76 (36.71%) Kubernetes
8 76 (36.71%) Configuration Management
9 74 (35.75%) Windows
10 72 (34.78%) VMware
11 65 (31.40%) Jenkins
12 64 (30.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (30.43%) Terraform
14 61 (29.47%) Opscode Chef
15 58 (28.02%) Active Directory
16 57 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (25.12%) Firewall
18 49 (23.67%) Open Source
19 48 (23.19%) Microsoft
20 45 (21.74%) Bash Shell
21 44 (21.26%) PowerShell
22 41 (19.81%) CentOS
22 41 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
23 40 (19.32%) SolarWinds
23 40 (19.32%) Windows Server
24 38 (18.36%) VPN
24 38 (18.36%) DNS
25 37 (17.87%) WAN

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 19 (9.18%) Apache
2 18 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (7.25%) Skype for Business
4 11 (5.31%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.35%) nginx
5 9 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.42%) Apache Pulsar
7 4 (1.93%) Confluence
8 3 (1.45%) Jupyter
8 3 (1.45%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.97%) DNN
9 2 (0.97%) IIS
9 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.48%) JBoss
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.48%) Site Server
10 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (5.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 97 (46.86%) AWS
2 86 (41.55%) Azure
3 30 (14.49%) Azure Active Directory
3 30 (14.49%) SaaS
4 26 (12.56%) GCP
5 24 (11.59%) Amazon EKS
6 23 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (11.11%) IaaS
6 23 (11.11%) Route 53
7 22 (10.63%) PaaS
8 19 (9.18%) Amazon ECS
9 18 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
10 15 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (6.76%) Amazon S3
12 13 (6.28%) GitHub
13 12 (5.80%) Slack
14 11 (5.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (3.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (2.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.12%) Firewall
2 38 (18.36%) DNS
2 38 (18.36%) VPN
3 37 (17.87%) WAN
4 36 (17.39%) LAN
5 34 (16.43%) TCP/IP
6 31 (14.98%) DHCP
7 25 (12.08%) MPLS
7 25 (12.08%) SAN
7 25 (12.08%) SNMP
8 24 (11.59%) BGP
8 24 (11.59%) OSPF
9 23 (11.11%) Wireless
10 19 (9.18%) Wireshark
11 18 (8.70%) IPsec
11 18 (8.70%) TACACS
12 16 (7.73%) Skype
13 15 (7.25%) Network Security
14 14 (6.76%) VLAN
15 13 (6.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.21%) Amazon RDS
1 17 (8.21%) MongoDB
1 17 (8.21%) MySQL
2 16 (7.73%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (6.28%) Big Data
5 11 (5.31%) Hadoop
6 10 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (4.83%) Apache Hive
6 10 (4.83%) HBase
7 7 (3.38%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.38%) Sqoop
8 6 (2.90%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.90%) Redis
8 6 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.42%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.45%) Impala
10 3 (1.45%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 65 (31.40%) Jenkins
2 33 (15.94%) Git (software)
3 32 (15.46%) GitLab
4 20 (9.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (9.18%) Vagrant
6 15 (7.25%) Hudson
7 12 (5.80%) Subversion
8 11 (5.31%) JIRA
8 11 (5.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (3.38%) Gradle
9 7 (3.38%) Maven
9 7 (3.38%) Travis CI
10 6 (2.90%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.42%) Artifactory
12 4 (1.93%) Bitbucket
13 3 (1.45%) AppScan
13 3 (1.45%) GoCD
13 3 (1.45%) JUnit
13 3 (1.45%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (10.63%) Marketing
2 17 (8.21%) Finance
3 9 (4.35%) Games
3 9 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.93%) Front Office
4 4 (1.93%) Legal
4 4 (1.93%) Publishing
5 3 (1.45%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 69 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (14.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (12.56%) Network Engineer
4 24 (11.59%) Azure Engineer
5 23 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (8.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 14 (6.76%) Senior DevOps
7 14 (6.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.28%) Platform Engineer
9 12 (5.80%) AWS DevOps
9 12 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (5.80%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.83%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.86%) Administrator
12 8 (3.86%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.38%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.11%) Node.js
2 22 (10.63%) Kafka
3 14 (6.76%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (3.86%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (3.86%) Web Services
5 7 (3.38%) Sensu
6 5 (2.42%) LAMP
6 5 (2.42%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (2.42%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (1.93%) .NET
7 4 (1.93%) 802.1X
7 4 (1.93%) React
7 4 (1.93%) Spring
7 4 (1.93%) XMPP
8 2 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.97%) LDAP
8 2 (0.97%) Middleware
9 1 (0.48%) JSON
9 1 (0.48%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.70%) Cloud Native
2 13 (6.28%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.80%) EMC VNX
3 12 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.93%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.93%) Podcast
7 4 (1.93%) Replication
7 4 (1.93%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.45%) Online Gambling
8 3 (1.45%) Online Games
8 3 (1.45%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.97%) Clustering
9 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 141 (68.12%) Linux
2 74 (35.75%) Windows
3 41 (19.81%) CentOS
4 40 (19.32%) Windows Server
5 37 (17.87%) Unix
6 31 (14.98%) Ubuntu
7 25 (12.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (10.14%) Windows Server 2016
9 19 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (7.73%) Windows Server 2019
11 15 (7.25%) Fedora
11 15 (7.25%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (6.28%) Mac OS X
13 10 (4.83%) VMS
14 8 (3.86%) Debian
15 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (1.93%) Solaris
17 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (55.07%) DevOps
2 76 (36.71%) Configuration Management
3 57 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (23.67%) Open Source
5 41 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 27 (13.04%) High Availability
8 22 (10.63%) ITIL
9 21 (10.14%) Software Engineering
10 20 (9.66%) Change Management
10 20 (9.66%) E-Commerce
11 19 (9.18%) Network Monitoring
11 19 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
13 17 (8.21%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (8.21%) Proactive Monitoring
13 17 (8.21%) Test Automation
14 16 (7.73%) ITSM
15 15 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 108 (52.17%) Python
2 45 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 44 (21.26%) PowerShell
4 35 (16.91%) Go
5 34 (16.43%) Ruby
6 33 (15.94%) Java
7 16 (7.73%) Shell Script
7 16 (7.73%) SQL
8 14 (6.76%) C
8 14 (6.76%) Perl
9 5 (2.42%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.93%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.93%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.45%) Jython
12 2 (0.97%) C#
12 2 (0.97%) VBScript
13 1 (0.48%) AWK
Qualifications
1 24 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (10.14%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.21%) CCNP
4 17 (8.21%) Degree
5 15 (7.25%) CCNA
6 8 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (3.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.90%) JNCIA
7 6 (2.90%) JNCIP
7 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.42%) MCSE
9 4 (1.93%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (1.45%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.45%) MCSA
10 3 (1.45%) PhD
11 2 (0.97%) CCA
11 2 (0.97%) CISSP
11 2 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.76%) SLA
2 7 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.90%) QA
4 5 (2.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 76 (36.71%) Docker
2 64 (30.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (28.02%) Active Directory
4 24 (11.59%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (10.63%) Hyper-V
6 11 (5.31%) Xen
7 9 (4.35%) vSphere
8 8 (3.86%) KVM
9 7 (3.38%) HDFS
9 7 (3.38%) NFS
9 7 (3.38%) oVirt
10 6 (2.90%) Samba
10 6 (2.90%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 5 (2.42%) Postfix
11 5 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (2.42%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.93%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.45%) Ceph
13 3 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.97%) DRBD
Systems Management
1 93 (44.93%) Ansible
2 79 (38.16%) Puppet
3 76 (36.71%) Kubernetes
4 63 (30.43%) Terraform
5 61 (29.47%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (17.39%) SCOM
7 33 (15.94%) Prometheus
8 26 (12.56%) ZABBIX
9 23 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
10 19 (9.18%) Grafana
10 19 (9.18%) SCCM
11 18 (8.70%) Istio
12 16 (7.73%) Consul
13 15 (7.25%) McAfee ePO
13 15 (7.25%) Packer
14 14 (6.76%) Graphite
15 12 (5.80%) BladeLogic
15 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 8 (3.86%) Cacti
17 7 (3.38%) Opsview
Vendors
1 72 (34.78%) VMware
2 48 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 40 (19.32%) SolarWinds
4 37 (17.87%) Red Hat
5 32 (15.46%) Cisco
6 27 (13.04%) Oracle
7 24 (11.59%) Dynatrace
8 23 (11.11%) Dell
9 16 (7.73%) BMC
9 16 (7.73%) Veeam
10 15 (7.25%) EMC
10 15 (7.25%) McAfee
11 13 (6.28%) Palo Alto
11 13 (6.28%) Riverbed
11 13 (6.28%) Splunk
12 12 (5.80%) 3PAR
12 12 (5.80%) Avaya
12 12 (5.80%) Blue Coat
13 11 (5.31%) AppDynamics
14 9 (4.35%) Google