Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 677 647 511
Rank change year-on-year -30 -136 +43
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 232 286 814
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.57% 2.18% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 180 226 479
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £34,960
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £40,925
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,593 £49,000
% change year-on-year +1.76% +5.29% +8.89%

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 14,757 13,143 17,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 13.50% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11,347 10,458 13,714
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,966
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 14 May 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 14 May 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 -22 203 £57,500 +4.55% 35
UK excluding London +39 135 £52,500 +1.76% 24
London -5 84 £70,000 +16.67% 13
North of England 0 56 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Work from Home -144 35 £56,250 +60.71% 10
Yorkshire +4 24 £45,000 +2.86% 2
South West -22 20 £46,125 -10.60% 3
Midlands +5 19 £77,500 +91.36% 2
North West +1 17 £70,000 +40.00% 7
North East +11 15 £85,000 +49.12% 1
Scotland -5 15 £42,000 -8.20% 2
South East +30 13 £45,000 -33.33% 5
West Midlands +5 13 £77,500 +86.75% 2
East of England +22 8 £43,500 -19.07% 2
East Midlands +4 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 4 £53,750 -
Wales +20 1 £36,250 -25.26%

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 138 (59.48%) Linux
2 123 (53.02%) DevOps
3 113 (48.71%) AWS
4 99 (42.67%) Kubernetes
5 95 (40.95%) Python
6 92 (39.66%) Jenkins
6 92 (39.66%) Docker
7 90 (38.79%) Windows
8 89 (38.36%) Terraform
9 85 (36.64%) Ansible
9 85 (36.64%) Azure
10 80 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (31.90%) Configuration Management
12 62 (26.72%) Puppet
13 60 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (25.86%) Active Directory
14 59 (25.43%) VMware
15 56 (24.14%) Firewall
16 55 (23.71%) Windows Server
17 54 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 50 (21.55%) Opscode Chef
19 48 (20.69%) High Availability
20 46 (19.83%) Microsoft
21 45 (19.40%) Consul
22 43 (18.53%) Docker Swarm
22 43 (18.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 43 (18.53%) SolarWinds
23 42 (18.10%) ZABBIX
23 42 (18.10%) Bash Shell
23 42 (18.10%) DNS

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 (9.91%) nginx
2 19 (8.19%) Apache
3 17 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (4.31%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.88%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.72%) Apache Pulsar
7 3 (1.29%) IIS
7 3 (1.29%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.86%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
9 1 (0.43%) JBoss
9 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.43%) Site Server
9 1 (0.43%) Traffic Server
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 113 (48.71%) AWS
2 85 (36.64%) Azure
3 28 (12.07%) GCP
4 27 (11.64%) IaaS
5 25 (10.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (10.78%) SaaS
6 22 (9.48%) PaaS
7 18 (7.76%) OpenShift
8 16 (6.90%) Datadog
9 15 (6.47%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (6.47%) Azure Active Directory
10 14 (6.03%) Amazon ECS
11 10 (4.31%) Amazon EKS
11 10 (4.31%) Amazon S3
11 10 (4.31%) CloudFront
12 9 (3.88%) Akamai
12 9 (3.88%) GitHub
13 6 (2.59%) Microsoft 365
13 6 (2.59%) Route 53
13 6 (2.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 56 (24.14%) Firewall
2 42 (18.10%) DNS
3 37 (15.95%) VPN
4 36 (15.52%) TCP/IP
5 29 (12.50%) WAN
6 28 (12.07%) LAN
7 20 (8.62%) SAN
8 19 (8.19%) DHCP
9 16 (6.90%) SNMP
9 16 (6.90%) VLAN
10 15 (6.47%) BGP
10 15 (6.47%) OSPF
10 15 (6.47%) Reverse Proxy
11 13 (5.60%) Asterisk PBX
11 13 (5.60%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (5.60%) HTTP
11 13 (5.60%) MPLS
11 13 (5.60%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (5.17%) SSL
13 10 (4.31%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.50%) Big Data
1 29 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.76%) MySQL
3 10 (4.31%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.88%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 8 (3.45%) HBase
5 8 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.59%) Sqoop
7 5 (2.16%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.72%) InfluxDB
9 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.29%) ObjectStore
10 2 (0.86%) Impala
10 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 92 (39.66%) Jenkins
2 43 (18.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 40 (17.24%) Vagrant
4 36 (15.52%) Hudson
5 35 (15.09%) Git (software)
6 16 (6.90%) TeamCity
7 14 (6.03%) Travis CI
8 13 (5.60%) GitLab
9 10 (4.31%) Subversion
10 9 (3.88%) Spinnaker
11 8 (3.45%) JIRA
11 8 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (3.02%) Gradle
12 7 (3.02%) Maven
13 4 (1.72%) Artifactory
13 4 (1.72%) Bitbucket
14 3 (1.29%) AppScan
14 3 (1.29%) JUnit
14 3 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
15 2 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 39 (16.81%) Social Skills
2 26 (11.21%) Marketing
3 13 (5.60%) Finance
3 13 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.02%) Games
5 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.59%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.72%) Publishing
7 3 (1.29%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.29%) Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Law
8 2 (0.86%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Legal
8 2 (0.86%) Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 68 (29.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (14.22%) Server Engineer
3 30 (12.93%) Platform Engineer
4 29 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (11.64%) Azure Engineer
6 22 (9.48%) AWS Engineer
7 21 (9.05%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 21 (9.05%) Network Engineer
8 20 (8.62%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (8.19%) Data Engineer
10 18 (7.76%) Operations Engineer
11 17 (7.33%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (6.03%) Senior DevOps
12 14 (6.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.31%) Applications Support
13 10 (4.31%) Consultant
14 8 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (3.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
15 7 (3.02%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 7 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.05%) Elastic Stack
1 21 (9.05%) Kafka
2 15 (6.47%) Node.js
3 9 (3.88%) .NET
4 7 (3.02%) Web Services
5 5 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (1.72%) LAMP
6 4 (1.72%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (1.72%) React
7 3 (1.29%) 802.1X
7 3 (1.29%) XMPP
8 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.86%) COM
8 2 (0.86%) OAuth
8 2 (0.86%) SAML
9 1 (0.43%) LDAP
9 1 (0.43%) Middleware
9 1 (0.43%) SOAP
9 1 (0.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.76%) EMC VNX
2 15 (6.47%) Cloud Native
3 14 (6.03%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.17%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.88%) Private Cloud
5 9 (3.88%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.59%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.59%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.59%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.72%) Podcast
10 3 (1.29%) Online Gambling
10 3 (1.29%) Online Games
10 3 (1.29%) Tandem
11 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.86%) Clustering
11 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 138 (59.48%) Linux
2 90 (38.79%) Windows
3 55 (23.71%) Windows Server
4 29 (12.50%) Unix
4 29 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (11.64%) CentOS
6 25 (10.78%) Ubuntu
7 22 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (8.62%) Oracle Linux
9 19 (8.19%) Windows Server 2016
10 17 (7.33%) VMS
11 16 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (6.03%) Windows Server 2019
13 12 (5.17%) Windows 10
13 12 (5.17%) Windows 7
13 12 (5.17%) Windows 8
13 12 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (3.88%) Debian
15 5 (2.16%) Fedora
16 3 (1.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (53.02%) DevOps
2 80 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (31.90%) Configuration Management
4 60 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (20.69%) High Availability
6 34 (14.66%) Open Source
7 32 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 26 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
9 25 (10.78%) Infrastructure as Code
9 25 (10.78%) Software Engineering
10 24 (10.34%) Data Engineering
11 23 (9.91%) Computer Science
11 23 (9.91%) E-Commerce
11 23 (9.91%) Project Management
12 21 (9.05%) Artificial Intelligence
13 20 (8.62%) Data Science
13 20 (8.62%) Mentoring
14 19 (8.19%) Digital Marketing
14 19 (8.19%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 18 (7.76%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (40.95%) Python
2 42 (18.10%) Bash Shell
3 41 (17.67%) PowerShell
4 39 (16.81%) Ruby
5 33 (14.22%) SQL
6 31 (13.36%) Java
7 30 (12.93%) Go
8 16 (6.90%) Perl
9 12 (5.17%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.31%) C
11 7 (3.02%) C#
12 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.72%) PHP
12 4 (1.72%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.29%) VBScript
14 2 (0.86%) C++
14 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.43%) AWK
15 1 (0.43%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.91%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (9.05%) SC Cleared
4 17 (7.33%) CCNA
5 11 (4.74%) CCNP
5 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.02%) Degree
6 7 (3.02%) MCSE
7 6 (2.59%) JNCIA
7 6 (2.59%) JNCIP
7 6 (2.59%) MCSA
8 5 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.29%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.86%) CCA
11 2 (0.86%) CISSP
11 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.86%) SSCP
11 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 92 (39.66%) Docker
2 60 (25.86%) Active Directory
3 54 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (12.07%) Hyper-V
5 23 (9.91%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (4.74%) vSphere
7 9 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (3.88%) Xen
8 7 (3.02%) NFS
9 6 (2.59%) DFS Replication
9 6 (2.59%) HDFS
10 5 (2.16%) Ceph
10 5 (2.16%) KVM
10 5 (2.16%) Samba
10 5 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (1.72%) Postfix
12 2 (0.86%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.86%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.86%) XenApp
12 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 99 (42.67%) Kubernetes
2 89 (38.36%) Terraform
3 85 (36.64%) Ansible
4 62 (26.72%) Puppet
5 50 (21.55%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (19.40%) Consul
7 43 (18.53%) Docker Swarm
8 42 (18.10%) ZABBIX
9 41 (17.67%) Packer
9 41 (17.67%) SCOM
10 36 (15.52%) Grafana
11 27 (11.64%) Opsview
12 26 (11.21%) Prometheus
13 25 (10.78%) Graphite
14 20 (8.62%) Salt
15 18 (7.76%) BladeLogic
15 18 (7.76%) HAProxy
15 18 (7.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 16 (6.90%) SCCM
17 14 (6.03%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 59 (25.43%) VMware
2 46 (19.83%) Microsoft
3 43 (18.53%) SolarWinds
4 42 (18.10%) Oracle
5 36 (15.52%) Red Hat
6 30 (12.93%) Cisco
7 25 (10.78%) Dell
7 25 (10.78%) Splunk
8 23 (9.91%) EMC
8 23 (9.91%) Veeam
9 19 (8.19%) BMC
10 18 (7.76%) 3PAR
10 18 (7.76%) Blue Coat
11 14 (6.03%) McAfee
12 13 (5.60%) Dynatrace
13 9 (3.88%) Citrix
14 8 (3.45%) HP
15 7 (3.02%) Atlassian
15 7 (3.02%) F5
16 6 (2.59%) Barracuda Networks