Period
to 24 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 659 568 534
Rank change year-on-year -91 -34 -63
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 379 684 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.42% 4.00% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 278 492 727
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,325 £36,000
90th Percentile £81,625 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,593 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 15,663 17,097 16,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.76% 11.46% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12,000 13,363 13,189
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +1.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%

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 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Nagios in the UK

Nagios
Top 15 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 February 2020. 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 -82 362 £55,000 +4.76% 52
London -100 181 £65,000 +18.18% 23
UK excluding London -17 170 £51,593 +21.39% 37
North of England +27 56 £50,000 +22.70% 12
South East +8 48 £65,000 +36.84% 9
North West +35 43 £50,000 +33.33% 6
South West +13 29 £51,593 +14.65% 2
East of England +44 15 £52,500 +23.53% 3
Midlands +32 12 £39,500 -41.48% 3
Yorkshire +17 11 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands +25 10 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Scotland +39 6 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Wales -12 4 £48,500 +32.88% 6
East Midlands +26 2 £26,500 - 1
North East +9 2 £50,000 +60.00%

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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.

1 223 (58.84%) Linux
2 217 (57.26%) Windows
3 183 (48.28%) Python
4 167 (44.06%) DevOps
5 162 (42.74%) AWS
6 156 (41.16%) Docker
7 149 (39.31%) Ansible
8 145 (38.26%) Puppet
9 133 (35.09%) Bash Shell
10 129 (34.04%) Jenkins
11 125 (32.98%) Azure
12 121 (31.93%) PowerShell
12 121 (31.93%) Kubernetes
13 118 (31.13%) VMware
14 114 (30.08%) ZABBIX
15 110 (29.02%) Terraform
16 108 (28.50%) Configuration Management
17 100 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
18 97 (25.59%) Ruby
19 93 (24.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 91 (24.01%) Active Directory
21 89 (23.48%) ITIL
22 83 (21.90%) Finance
23 82 (21.64%) SQL
24 81 (21.37%) Firewall
24 81 (21.37%) Grafana
24 81 (21.37%) Windows Server
25 79 (20.84%) Microsoft
26 76 (20.05%) CentOS
27 74 (19.53%) Opscode Chef

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 45 (11.87%) Apache
2 30 (7.92%) MS Exchange
3 27 (7.12%) Confluence
4 24 (6.33%) nginx
5 21 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (3.69%) IIS
6 14 (3.69%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.64%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.58%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (5.01%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 162 (42.74%) AWS
2 125 (32.98%) Azure
3 44 (11.61%) GCP
4 39 (10.29%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (10.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 37 (9.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 35 (9.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 32 (8.44%) Amazon S3
8 30 (7.92%) SaaS
9 28 (7.39%) IaaS
10 26 (6.86%) Serverless
11 24 (6.33%) AWS Lambda
12 23 (6.07%) OpenShift
13 22 (5.80%) Datadog
14 20 (5.28%) Office 365
15 18 (4.75%) PaaS
15 18 (4.75%) Slack
16 17 (4.49%) Route 53
17 16 (4.22%) DigitalOcean
18 14 (3.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 81 (21.37%) Firewall
2 54 (14.25%) DNS
2 54 (14.25%) TCP/IP
3 49 (12.93%) VPN
4 37 (9.76%) HTTP
5 34 (8.97%) SMTP
5 34 (8.97%) WAN
6 33 (8.71%) LAN
7 29 (7.65%) SAN
8 23 (6.07%) DHCP
9 21 (5.54%) SNMP
10 17 (4.49%) Wireless
11 16 (4.22%) WLAN
12 14 (3.69%) BGP
12 14 (3.69%) Multicast
12 14 (3.69%) OSPF
12 14 (3.69%) VoIP
13 13 (3.43%) FTP
13 13 (3.43%) SSH
13 13 (3.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.83%) MySQL
2 54 (14.25%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.65%) Amazon RDS
4 24 (6.33%) Big Data
5 15 (3.96%) MariaDB
6 9 (2.37%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.37%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.32%) Ingres
8 5 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.32%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2017
10 2 (0.53%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 129 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 73 (19.26%) Git (software)
3 60 (15.83%) JIRA
4 53 (13.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 50 (13.19%) Vagrant
6 37 (9.76%) Subversion
7 25 (6.60%) Hudson
8 22 (5.80%) Bitbucket
9 20 (5.28%) GoCD
9 20 (5.28%) Selenium
10 19 (5.01%) JMeter
11 9 (2.37%) Artifactory
11 9 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (1.85%) Maven
13 5 (1.32%) Bitbucket Server
13 5 (1.32%) GitLab
13 5 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (1.32%) SonarQube
13 5 (1.32%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.06%) CircleCI
General
1 83 (21.90%) Finance
2 21 (5.54%) Retail
3 17 (4.49%) Marketing
4 13 (3.43%) Legal
4 13 (3.43%) Public Sector
5 12 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.64%) Banking
7 9 (2.37%) Games
8 6 (1.58%) Electronics
8 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (25.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 59 (15.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (11.87%) Cloud Engineer
4 39 (10.29%) Analyst
5 35 (9.23%) AWS Engineer
6 34 (8.97%) Azure Engineer
6 34 (8.97%) Platform Engineer
7 30 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
8 26 (6.86%) Administrator
8 26 (6.86%) Applications Support
9 24 (6.33%) Support Analyst
10 23 (6.07%) Operations Engineer
11 22 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
12 21 (5.54%) Applications Support Analyst
13 19 (5.01%) Junior
14 18 (4.75%) Consultant
14 18 (4.75%) Junior Analyst
14 18 (4.75%) Junior Applications Support
14 18 (4.75%) Junior Support Analyst
15 16 (4.22%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.30%) Elastic Stack
2 47 (12.40%) Sensu
3 40 (10.55%) LAMP
4 36 (9.50%) .NET
5 28 (7.39%) LDAP
6 26 (6.86%) JSON
7 21 (5.54%) Regular Expression
8 14 (3.69%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (3.43%) Kafka
10 10 (2.64%) .NET Core
11 9 (2.37%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (2.11%) Web Services
13 6 (1.58%) 802.1X
13 6 (1.58%) REST
14 4 (1.06%) Node.js
15 3 (0.79%) HTML
15 3 (0.79%) Middleware
16 2 (0.53%) Software Packaging
16 2 (0.53%) Symfony
16 2 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.25%) Data Centre
2 36 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.65%) Public Cloud
4 23 (6.07%) Clustering
5 20 (5.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 20 (5.28%) PKI
5 20 (5.28%) Replication
6 19 (5.01%) Derivative
6 19 (5.01%) Equities
6 19 (5.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (5.01%) SWIFT
7 15 (3.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (3.69%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (3.43%) IPTV
9 13 (3.43%) Management Information System
9 13 (3.43%) MPEG
9 13 (3.43%) Video\Live Streaming
10 12 (3.17%) Private Cloud
11 10 (2.64%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 223 (58.84%) Linux
2 217 (57.26%) Windows
3 81 (21.37%) Windows Server
4 76 (20.05%) CentOS
5 68 (17.94%) Unix
6 53 (13.98%) Ubuntu
7 40 (10.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (10.29%) Windows 10
9 28 (7.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (6.60%) Windows 7
10 25 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (4.49%) Fedora
12 11 (2.90%) VMS
13 7 (1.85%) CoreOS
13 7 (1.85%) Solaris
14 4 (1.06%) Debian
15 3 (0.79%) AIX
15 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (44.06%) DevOps
2 108 (28.50%) Configuration Management
3 100 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (23.48%) ITIL
5 66 (17.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 65 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (16.09%) Load Balancing
8 51 (13.46%) High Availability
8 51 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 42 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (10.82%) Task Automation
11 37 (9.76%) Infrastructure Automation
12 35 (9.23%) Infrastructure Management
13 31 (8.18%) Proactive Monitoring
13 31 (8.18%) Service Management
14 30 (7.92%) Open Source
15 28 (7.39%) Deployment Automation
15 28 (7.39%) Project Management
15 28 (7.39%) Service Delivery
16 24 (6.33%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 183 (48.28%) Python
2 133 (35.09%) Bash Shell
3 121 (31.93%) PowerShell
4 97 (25.59%) Ruby
5 82 (21.64%) SQL
6 52 (13.72%) Go
7 51 (13.46%) Java
8 25 (6.60%) JavaScript
8 25 (6.60%) Perl
9 21 (5.54%) C
10 19 (5.01%) C#
11 15 (3.96%) PHP
12 13 (3.43%) Groovy
13 12 (3.17%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.32%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.06%) C++
16 2 (0.53%) Jython
16 2 (0.53%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.53%) PHP 7
17 1 (0.26%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 53 (13.98%) Security Cleared
2 33 (8.71%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (7.39%) Degree
4 24 (6.33%) CCNA
4 24 (6.33%) DV Cleared
5 19 (5.01%) MCSE
5 19 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.96%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.69%) CCNP
7 14 (3.69%) CISSP
7 14 (3.69%) CompTIA Security+
7 14 (3.69%) GIAC
7 14 (3.69%) Linux+ Certification
7 14 (3.69%) Network+ Certification
7 14 (3.69%) SANS
7 14 (3.69%) SSCP
8 12 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.32%) APMP
9 5 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.54%) SLA
2 10 (2.64%) GDPR
2 10 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.58%) QA
System Software
1 156 (41.16%) Docker
2 93 (24.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (24.01%) Active Directory
4 37 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (6.60%) NFS
6 24 (6.33%) vSphere
7 23 (6.07%) Samba
8 20 (5.28%) VirtualBox
8 20 (5.28%) Xen
9 19 (5.01%) XenApp
10 12 (3.17%) Hyper-V
11 10 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (2.11%) Varnish
13 7 (1.85%) VMware NSX
14 6 (1.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 5 (1.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 5 (1.32%) GlusterFS
15 5 (1.32%) KVM
15 5 (1.32%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 149 (39.31%) Ansible
2 145 (38.26%) Puppet
3 121 (31.93%) Kubernetes
4 114 (30.08%) ZABBIX
5 110 (29.02%) Terraform
6 81 (21.37%) Grafana
7 74 (19.53%) Opscode Chef
8 71 (18.73%) Packer
9 50 (13.19%) Docker Swarm
10 41 (10.82%) SCOM
11 32 (8.44%) Consul
12 31 (8.18%) Graphite
13 28 (7.39%) SCCM
14 27 (7.12%) Opsview
15 26 (6.86%) HAProxy
16 23 (6.07%) Salt
17 22 (5.80%) Cacti
18 21 (5.54%) Automic
18 21 (5.54%) Prometheus
19 18 (4.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 118 (31.13%) VMware
2 79 (20.84%) Microsoft
3 68 (17.94%) Oracle
4 63 (16.62%) Red Hat
4 63 (16.62%) Splunk
5 56 (14.78%) Cisco
6 49 (12.93%) SolarWinds
7 39 (10.29%) Google
7 39 (10.29%) ServiceNow
8 38 (10.03%) Citrix
9 35 (9.23%) New Relic
10 27 (7.12%) EMC
11 21 (5.54%) Dell
11 21 (5.54%) SaltStack
12 19 (5.01%) NetApp
13 18 (4.75%) HP
13 18 (4.75%) Perforce
14 17 (4.49%) AppDynamics
15 16 (4.22%) IBM
16 14 (3.69%) Hortonworks