Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 497 477 494
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 1006 1085 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.36% 6.62% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 826 919 1120
UK median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,375 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 15829 16401 16837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.79% 8.67% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12977 13243 13681
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -26 944 £55,000 +10.00% 69
London -7 575 £60,000 +9.09% 28
UK excluding London +13 427 £45,000 +5.88% 44
North of England +14 133 £50,000 +25.00% 13
South East -24 115 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South West +32 72 £45,000 +38.46% 4
North West -38 68 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire +36 49 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Scotland +31 45 £43,250 -17.62% 2
Midlands +25 37 £40,000 +13.48% 7
West Midlands +15 25 £37,500 +15.38% 5
North East +11 16 £50,000 +20.48%
East of England -6 15 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East Midlands +28 12 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Wales +21 7 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Northern Ireland -18 6 £40,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 725 (72.07%) Linux
2 498 (49.50%) DevOps
3 476 (47.32%) Puppet
4 411 (40.85%) Python
5 378 (37.57%) Ansible
6 375 (37.28%) Windows
7 344 (34.19%) Amazon AWS
8 314 (31.21%) Configuration Management
9 310 (30.82%) Opscode Chef
10 298 (29.62%) Bash Shell
11 296 (29.42%) CentOS
12 286 (28.43%) VMware
13 268 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
14 257 (25.55%) Cisco
15 253 (25.15%) Red Hat
15 253 (25.15%) Jenkins
16 251 (24.95%) Apache
17 237 (23.56%) DNS
18 235 (23.36%) Perl
19 226 (22.47%) PowerShell
20 223 (22.17%) Docker
21 222 (22.07%) MySQL
22 211 (20.97%) Finance
23 206 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
24 195 (19.38%) Firewall
25 192 (19.09%) SQL
26 189 (18.79%) Java
26 189 (18.79%) Git (software)
27 186 (18.49%) Ruby
28 180 (17.89%) Unix

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
1 251 (24.95%) Apache
2 176 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 122 (12.13%) IIS
4 93 (9.24%) Confluence
5 90 (8.95%) nginx
6 53 (5.27%) OpenStack
7 37 (3.68%) WebSphere
8 30 (2.98%) MS Exchange
9 29 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
10 24 (2.39%) JBoss
11 20 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (1.39%) CMS
13 12 (1.19%) SharePoint
14 9 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.89%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.80%) Skype for Business
16 7 (0.70%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.70%) Drupal
16 7 (0.70%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.70%) uWSGI
Applications
1 15 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.099%) HipChat
3 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 344 (34.19%) Amazon AWS
2 166 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (4.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 37 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (3.68%) IaaS
5 35 (3.48%) SaaS
6 33 (3.28%) Office 365
7 31 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (2.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 25 (2.49%) GitHub
10 22 (2.19%) Amazon S3
11 20 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (1.99%) PaaS
12 19 (1.89%) Loggly
12 19 (1.89%) Sumo Logic
13 18 (1.79%) CloudBees
14 15 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (1.49%) Serverless
15 13 (1.29%) Datadog
16 11 (1.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 237 (23.56%) DNS
2 195 (19.38%) Firewall
3 176 (17.50%) TCP/IP
4 120 (11.93%) WAN
5 114 (11.33%) LAN
5 114 (11.33%) VPN
6 107 (10.64%) SAN
7 101 (10.04%) BGP
8 84 (8.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 80 (7.95%) SNMP
9 80 (7.95%) VoIP
10 67 (6.66%) Cisco ASA
11 65 (6.46%) DHCP
12 63 (6.26%) Wireshark
13 60 (5.96%) HTTP
13 60 (5.96%) LDAP
14 56 (5.57%) OSPF
15 52 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (4.67%) MPLS
17 46 (4.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (22.07%) MySQL
2 133 (13.22%) SQL Server
3 90 (8.95%) NoSQL
4 74 (7.36%) MongoDB
5 73 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
6 62 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (3.38%) Relational Database
8 30 (2.98%) InfluxDB
8 30 (2.98%) MariaDB
9 29 (2.88%) Redis
10 21 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (1.99%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.89%) Hadoop
13 14 (1.39%) Couchbase
14 13 (1.29%) DB2
15 12 (1.19%) Riak
16 11 (1.09%) Big Data
16 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 253 (25.15%) Jenkins
2 189 (18.79%) Git (software)
3 143 (14.21%) JIRA
4 127 (12.62%) TeamCity
5 100 (9.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 95 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 78 (7.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 75 (7.46%) Vagrant
9 72 (7.16%) Maven
10 70 (6.96%) Hudson
11 60 (5.96%) Subversion
12 53 (5.27%) MSBuild
13 49 (4.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 38 (3.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 30 (2.98%) GitLab
16 26 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
17 25 (2.49%) Selenium
18 24 (2.39%) Artifactory
19 23 (2.29%) GoCD
20 20 (1.99%) HP UFT
General
1 211 (20.97%) Finance
2 111 (11.03%) Banking
3 83 (8.25%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.27%) Games
5 35 (3.48%) Marketing
6 17 (1.69%) Electronics
6 17 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.59%) Online Betting
8 14 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.99%) Advertising
10 6 (0.60%) Law
11 5 (0.50%) Retail
12 3 (0.30%) Legal
13 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.20%) Publishing
14 1 (0.099%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 253 (25.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 142 (14.12%) Administrator
3 128 (12.72%) Linux Engineer
4 125 (12.43%) Network Engineer
5 111 (11.03%) Systems Administrator
6 102 (10.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 92 (9.15%) Linux Administrator
8 82 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
9 81 (8.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 75 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 69 (6.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 67 (6.66%) Senior DevOps
13 65 (6.46%) AWS Engineer
14 63 (6.26%) Windows Engineer
15 61 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 58 (5.77%) Applications Support
17 47 (4.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 45 (4.47%) Cloud Engineer
19 44 (4.37%) Consultant
19 44 (4.37%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (8.85%) .NET
2 72 (7.16%) Elastic Stack
3 69 (6.86%) LAMP
4 55 (5.47%) Web Services
5 52 (5.17%) Kafka
6 51 (5.07%) RabbitMQ
7 40 (3.98%) LEMP Stack
7 40 (3.98%) XML
8 37 (3.68%) Node.js
9 34 (3.38%) HTML
10 32 (3.18%) AngularJS
11 28 (2.78%) JSON
12 27 (2.68%) WebSphere MQ
13 26 (2.58%) MSMQ
14 23 (2.29%) SOAP
15 22 (2.19%) Sensu
16 21 (2.09%) FIX Protocol
17 20 (1.99%) LAPP Stack
18 18 (1.79%) Apache Camel
18 18 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 159 (15.81%) Data Centre
2 62 (6.16%) Computer Science
3 53 (5.27%) Public Cloud
4 43 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 34 (3.38%) Linux Command Line
6 30 (2.98%) Fintech
7 29 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.88%) Replication
8 21 (2.09%) Clustering
9 18 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 15 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 12 (1.19%) Wiki
14 10 (0.99%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (0.99%) Hedge funds
15 9 (0.89%) Online Games
16 8 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 725 (72.07%) Linux
2 375 (37.28%) Windows
3 296 (29.42%) CentOS
4 180 (17.89%) Unix
5 172 (17.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 159 (15.81%) Ubuntu
7 149 (14.81%) Windows Server
8 73 (7.26%) Debian
9 66 (6.56%) Solaris
10 28 (2.78%) CoreOS
11 24 (2.39%) Fedora
12 20 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (1.39%) FreeBSD
14 14 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (1.29%) Android
15 13 (1.29%) Windows 10
16 12 (1.19%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.80%) AIX
17 8 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (49.50%) DevOps
2 314 (31.21%) Configuration Management
3 268 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
5 159 (15.81%) ITIL
6 130 (12.92%) Open Source
7 91 (9.05%) High Availability
8 90 (8.95%) Task Automation
9 88 (8.75%) Network Monitoring
10 81 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 76 (7.55%) Scrum
12 68 (6.76%) Security Patching
13 67 (6.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 65 (6.46%) Service Management
15 63 (6.26%) Incident Management
16 62 (6.16%) Migration
17 60 (5.96%) Project Management
18 58 (5.77%) Capacity Management
19 50 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
20 49 (4.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 411 (40.85%) Python
2 298 (29.62%) Bash Shell
3 235 (23.36%) Perl
4 226 (22.47%) PowerShell
5 192 (19.09%) SQL
6 189 (18.79%) Java
7 186 (18.49%) Ruby
8 141 (14.02%) PHP
9 74 (7.36%) Shell Script
10 60 (5.96%) JavaScript
11 45 (4.47%) C
12 42 (4.17%) C#
13 36 (3.58%) Go
14 34 (3.38%) Korn
15 31 (3.08%) C++
16 26 (2.58%) Bourne shell
17 23 (2.29%) Scala
18 19 (1.89%) T-SQL
19 14 (1.39%) PL/SQL
20 8 (0.80%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 129 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (9.94%) Degree
3 67 (6.66%) CCNP
4 66 (6.56%) CCNA
5 60 (5.96%) Security Cleared
6 49 (4.87%) DV Cleared
7 35 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 33 (3.28%) SC Cleared
9 31 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (2.58%) MCSE
11 24 (2.39%) RHCE
12 22 (2.19%) Linux+ Certification
13 18 (1.79%) CCIE
14 15 (1.49%) CISSP
14 15 (1.49%) RHCSA
15 14 (1.39%) SANS
15 14 (1.39%) SSCP
16 13 (1.29%) Network+ Certification
17 10 (0.99%) GIAC
17 10 (0.99%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.46%) SLA
2 24 (2.39%) QA
3 20 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.29%) GCP
5 12 (1.19%) PMO
6 11 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 223 (22.17%) Docker
2 206 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (12.03%) Active Directory
4 73 (7.26%) VMware ESXi
5 56 (5.57%) NFS
6 45 (4.47%) XenApp
7 32 (3.18%) vSphere
8 30 (2.98%) iptables
9 29 (2.88%) Hyper-V
9 29 (2.88%) Samba
10 26 (2.58%) KVM
10 26 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
11 22 (2.19%) Postfix
12 16 (1.59%) Xen
13 15 (1.49%) XenServer
14 11 (1.09%) VMware NSX
15 10 (0.99%) VirtualBox
16 8 (0.80%) LXC
16 8 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
17 7 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 476 (47.32%) Puppet
2 378 (37.57%) Ansible
3 310 (30.82%) Opscode Chef
4 139 (13.82%) ZABBIX
5 121 (12.03%) Cacti
6 102 (10.14%) Kubernetes
7 90 (8.95%) Terraform
8 86 (8.55%) Icinga
9 78 (7.75%) SCOM
10 70 (6.96%) Salt
11 62 (6.16%) Opsview
12 51 (5.07%) Grafana
13 45 (4.47%) SCCM
14 40 (3.98%) EdgeSight
14 40 (3.98%) Graphite
15 38 (3.78%) Cisco LMS
15 38 (3.78%) Rundeck
16 37 (3.68%) Cisco Prime
17 36 (3.58%) Kibana
18 34 (3.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 286 (28.43%) VMware
2 257 (25.55%) Cisco
3 253 (25.15%) Red Hat
4 124 (12.33%) Splunk
5 115 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 106 (10.54%) SolarWinds
7 93 (9.24%) Oracle
8 86 (8.55%) HP
9 81 (8.05%) Google
10 80 (7.95%) New Relic
11 69 (6.86%) AppDynamics
12 65 (6.46%) Atlassian
13 61 (6.06%) SaltStack
14 59 (5.86%) Juniper
15 51 (5.07%) Citrix
16 48 (4.77%) Palo Alto
17 46 (4.57%) NetApp
18 44 (4.37%) F5
19 37 (3.68%) EMC
20 32 (3.18%) Dell