Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 797 563 492
Rank change year-on-year -234 -71 +62
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 251 142 744
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.18% 1.77% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 195 118 375
10th Percentile £38,100 £40,875 £36,250
25th Percentile £44,375 £47,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +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 21,214 8,003 17,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.85% 16.37% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13,537 6,702 13,651
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,075
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -231 212 £57,500 -4.17% 57
London -194 148 £65,000 - 30
UK excluding London -210 71 £45,000 -10.00% 28
Work from Home -231 54 £65,000 -3.70% 9
North of England -128 27 £49,000 -10.91% 10
Midlands -114 16 £50,000 +59.72% 1
West Midlands -97 13 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -100 12 £27,500 -56.86% 3
North West -103 10 £70,000 +45.83% 6
South West -96 9 £43,000 -14.00% 5
Wales -45 7 £40,000 +40.47% 1
East of England -95 7 £65,000 -10.34% 4
North East -30 5 £49,000 -16.95% 1
East Midlands -70 3 - -
South East -166 3 £65,000 +106.35% 7
Northern Ireland -43 1 - -
Scotland -89 1 £47,500 -23.39%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 166 (66.14%) Linux
2 127 (50.60%) AWS
3 105 (41.83%) DevOps
4 102 (40.64%) Azure
5 100 (39.84%) Python
6 98 (39.04%) Windows
7 96 (38.25%) Firewall
8 86 (34.26%) Docker
8 86 (34.26%) Kubernetes
9 85 (33.86%) Ansible
10 82 (32.67%) Terraform
11 76 (30.28%) Puppet
11 76 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
12 74 (29.48%) Jenkins
13 72 (28.69%) Social Skills
14 71 (28.29%) Bash Shell
14 71 (28.29%) PowerShell
15 63 (25.10%) Configuration Management
16 57 (22.71%) Windows Server
17 55 (21.91%) Java
17 55 (21.91%) Data Centre
18 54 (21.51%) MySQL
19 53 (21.12%) TCP/IP
20 49 (19.52%) VPN
20 49 (19.52%) Degree
21 48 (19.12%) Grafana
22 46 (18.33%) Migration
22 46 (18.33%) Microsoft
22 46 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (17.93%) SolarWinds

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 23 (9.16%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (7.57%) Apache
3 15 (5.98%) IIS
4 12 (4.78%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.59%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (2.79%) nginx
8 7 (2.79%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.80%) Confluence
10 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.40%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.40%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 127 (50.60%) AWS
2 102 (40.64%) Azure
3 45 (17.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 37 (14.74%) GCP
5 30 (11.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 25 (9.96%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (8.76%) Datadog
7 22 (8.76%) GitHub
8 19 (7.57%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (7.17%) SaaS
10 17 (6.77%) Amazon ECS
11 16 (6.37%) Amazon EKS
12 15 (5.98%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (5.98%) Serverless
12 15 (5.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 14 (5.58%) CloudFront
13 14 (5.58%) OpenShift
13 14 (5.58%) PaaS
14 13 (5.18%) Microsoft 365
15 12 (4.78%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 96 (38.25%) Firewall
2 53 (21.12%) TCP/IP
3 49 (19.52%) VPN
4 40 (15.94%) Broadband
5 39 (15.54%) DNS
6 38 (15.14%) BGP
6 38 (15.14%) OSPF
7 31 (12.35%) IPv6
8 29 (11.55%) Multicast
9 26 (10.36%) WAN
10 24 (9.56%) HTTP
11 23 (9.16%) MPLS
12 18 (7.17%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (6.77%) GPON
13 17 (6.77%) SNMP
13 17 (6.77%) VoIP
14 16 (6.37%) DHCP
14 16 (6.37%) LAN
14 16 (6.37%) VLAN
15 15 (5.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.51%) MySQL
2 33 (13.15%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.17%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.59%) Big Data
6 9 (3.59%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.39%) MariaDB
7 6 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.59%) Power BI
9 4 (1.59%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2019
9 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.20%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (29.48%) Jenkins
2 26 (10.36%) GitLab
3 22 (8.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (8.76%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.76%) Vagrant
4 18 (7.17%) Hudson
5 17 (6.77%) JIRA
6 16 (6.37%) TeamCity
7 12 (4.78%) Spinnaker
8 9 (3.59%) Bitbucket
8 9 (3.59%) Maven
8 9 (3.59%) Travis CI
9 5 (1.99%) Subversion
10 3 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.80%) AppScan
11 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.40%) Gradle
12 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.40%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 72 (28.69%) Social Skills
2 29 (11.55%) Finance
3 12 (4.78%) Marketing
4 11 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.19%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.79%) Advertising
6 7 (2.79%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (2.39%) Games
7 6 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.20%) Electronics
8 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Law
9 2 (0.80%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (27.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (10.36%) Systems Engineer
3 24 (9.56%) Analyst
4 23 (9.16%) Network Engineer
5 21 (8.37%) DBA
6 20 (7.97%) Administrator
7 19 (7.57%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (7.57%) Senior DevOps
7 19 (7.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 17 (6.77%) Support Analyst
9 16 (6.37%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (5.98%) Platform Engineer
11 14 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.18%) Principal Engineer
12 13 (5.18%) Principal Network Engineer
13 12 (4.78%) AWS DevOps
13 12 (4.78%) Senior DBA
13 12 (4.78%) Server Engineer
13 12 (4.78%) Windows Engineer
14 10 (3.98%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.37%) Elastic Stack
1 16 (6.37%) LAMP
2 10 (3.98%) HTML
2 10 (3.98%) Kafka
3 9 (3.59%) Web Services
4 8 (3.19%) JSON
4 8 (3.19%) OC4J
5 7 (2.79%) .NET
5 7 (2.79%) Middleware
5 7 (2.79%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (2.39%) Node.js
7 5 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.20%) React
8 3 (1.20%) REST
9 2 (0.80%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.80%) COM
9 2 (0.80%) HTML5
9 2 (0.80%) J2EE
10 1 (0.40%) CSS
10 1 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.91%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.78%) Cloud Native
4 11 (4.38%) Private Cloud
4 11 (4.38%) Replication
5 9 (3.59%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.19%) PMI
6 8 (3.19%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.79%) Enterprise Cloud
7 7 (2.79%) IBM Storwize
7 7 (2.79%) iSeries
7 7 (2.79%) LPAR
7 7 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.39%) EFT
8 6 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.99%) Social Media
10 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.59%) Tandem
11 3 (1.20%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 166 (66.14%) Linux
2 98 (39.04%) Windows
3 57 (22.71%) Windows Server
4 32 (12.75%) Unix
5 27 (10.76%) CentOS
6 15 (5.98%) Debian
6 15 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.78%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.59%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (3.19%) SUSE
9 8 (3.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 8 (3.19%) Windows 10
9 8 (3.19%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.79%) OS/400
11 6 (2.39%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.39%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (41.83%) DevOps
2 76 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (25.10%) Configuration Management
4 46 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (18.33%) Migration
5 41 (16.33%) ITIL
6 37 (14.74%) Network Monitoring
7 35 (13.94%) High Availability
7 35 (13.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 32 (12.75%) Open Source
8 32 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (10.36%) Project Management
10 22 (8.76%) Infrastructure as Code
10 22 (8.76%) Server Management
11 20 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 17 (6.77%) Deployment Automation
12 17 (6.77%) Microservices
13 16 (6.37%) Information Security
13 16 (6.37%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 100 (39.84%) Python
2 71 (28.29%) Bash Shell
2 71 (28.29%) PowerShell
3 55 (21.91%) Java
4 44 (17.53%) SQL
5 35 (13.94%) Ruby
6 26 (10.36%) Perl
7 25 (9.96%) Go
8 18 (7.17%) C
9 15 (5.98%) PHP
10 9 (3.59%) C#
11 8 (3.19%) Korn
12 7 (2.79%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.79%) RPG
12 7 (2.79%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.39%) C++
14 5 (1.99%) Groovy
15 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.80%) Jython
16 2 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (19.52%) Degree
2 41 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (9.16%) CCIE
3 23 (9.16%) CCNP
4 18 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (6.77%) CCNA
6 15 (5.98%) Security Cleared
7 12 (4.78%) SC Cleared
8 11 (4.38%) MCSE
9 8 (3.19%) PMI Certification
10 7 (2.79%) MCSA
11 6 (2.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.59%) AWS Certification
12 4 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.20%) MCITP
14 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.80%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.80%) OCP
14 2 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.57%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 86 (34.26%) Docker
2 35 (13.94%) Active Directory
3 18 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.58%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.38%) KVM
6 9 (3.59%) vSphere
7 7 (2.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.79%) XenApp
8 4 (1.59%) NFS
9 3 (1.20%) Ceph
10 2 (0.80%) iptables
10 2 (0.80%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.40%) Firmware
11 1 (0.40%) LXC
11 1 (0.40%) Squid
11 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.40%) Varnish
11 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (34.26%) Kubernetes
2 85 (33.86%) Ansible
3 82 (32.67%) Terraform
4 76 (30.28%) Puppet
5 48 (19.12%) Grafana
6 38 (15.14%) Icinga
7 36 (14.34%) Prometheus
8 34 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (11.55%) ZABBIX
10 27 (10.76%) Consul
11 24 (9.56%) Packer
12 21 (8.37%) Docker Swarm
13 17 (6.77%) Salt
14 15 (5.98%) Proxmox
15 12 (4.78%) Opsview
16 11 (4.38%) SCOM
16 11 (4.38%) SCVMM
17 10 (3.98%) Graphite
17 10 (3.98%) Opsgenie
18 9 (3.59%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 46 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.93%) SolarWinds
3 44 (17.53%) Cisco
4 38 (15.14%) VMware
5 34 (13.55%) Oracle
6 29 (11.55%) Splunk
7 27 (10.76%) Red Hat
8 18 (7.17%) Nokia
9 16 (6.37%) New Relic
10 15 (5.98%) Percona
11 14 (5.58%) HP
12 13 (5.18%) Dynatrace
13 11 (4.38%) AppDynamics
13 11 (4.38%) Fortinet
14 8 (3.19%) IBM
15 7 (2.79%) Atlassian
15 7 (2.79%) Citrix
15 7 (2.79%) Google
16 6 (2.39%) F5
16 6 (2.39%) RightScale