Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Nagios
UK
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 744 614 457
Rank change year-on-year -130 -157 +111
Permanent jobs citing Nagios 251 183 943
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 1.78% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 187 144 465
10th Percentile £34,875 £34,000 £35,700
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,000 £51,593 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.15% -1.73% +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 19,567 10,269 18,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.23% 14.97% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13,066 8,401 14,488
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -124 217 £67,500 +22.73% 48
UK excluding London -112 115 £51,000 -1.15% 28
London -119 114 £70,000 +16.67% 24
North of England -43 48 £70,000 +33.33% 5
Work from Home -230 40 £55,000 +3.29% 12
Midlands -52 23 £70,000 - 5
Yorkshire -47 21 £27,500 -54.17% 1
West Midlands -61 17 £70,000 - 5
North West -47 15 £72,500 +45.00% 2
North East -10 12 £64,500 +9.32% 2
Scotland -70 10 £42,000 -8.20% 1
South West -81 10 £45,500 -9.00% 7
South East -110 9 £62,500 -7.41% 3
East of England -37 8 £65,000 +23.81% 4
Wales - 6 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands - 6 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 153 (60.96%) Linux
2 129 (51.39%) DevOps
3 126 (50.20%) AWS
4 113 (45.02%) Kubernetes
5 104 (41.43%) Python
6 101 (40.24%) Windows
6 101 (40.24%) Terraform
7 100 (39.84%) Docker
7 100 (39.84%) Azure
8 97 (38.65%) Ansible
9 93 (37.05%) Jenkins
10 92 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (29.48%) Configuration Management
12 72 (28.69%) Puppet
13 71 (28.29%) Firewall
14 65 (25.90%) Bash Shell
15 63 (25.10%) PowerShell
16 59 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
16 59 (23.51%) Windows Server
17 55 (21.91%) Social Skills
18 53 (21.12%) High Availability
19 51 (20.32%) Grafana
20 49 (19.52%) Active Directory
21 48 (19.12%) Consul
22 47 (18.73%) VMware
23 46 (18.33%) Oracle
24 45 (17.93%) Opscode Chef
24 45 (17.93%) ZABBIX
24 45 (17.93%) SolarWinds
25 44 (17.53%) TCP/IP

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 17 (6.77%) nginx
2 15 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.78%) Apache
4 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.59%) IIS
6 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.39%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (1.99%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Pulsar
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) Site Server
9 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
1 126 (50.20%) AWS
2 100 (39.84%) Azure
3 43 (17.13%) GCP
4 37 (14.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (10.76%) SaaS
6 26 (10.36%) Datadog
7 23 (9.16%) PaaS
8 19 (7.57%) IaaS
9 18 (7.17%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (7.17%) OpenShift
10 17 (6.77%) Amazon EKS
11 16 (6.37%) GitHub
12 15 (5.98%) Amazon ECS
13 14 (5.58%) Akamai
13 14 (5.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (5.58%) CloudFront
14 11 (4.38%) Amazon S3
14 11 (4.38%) Microsoft 365
15 10 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (3.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 71 (28.29%) Firewall
2 44 (17.53%) TCP/IP
3 42 (16.73%) VPN
4 31 (12.35%) DNS
5 26 (10.36%) WAN
6 22 (8.76%) HTTP
6 22 (8.76%) LAN
7 21 (8.37%) BGP
7 21 (8.37%) OSPF
8 17 (6.77%) Multicast
8 17 (6.77%) SAN
9 15 (5.98%) Broadband
9 15 (5.98%) MPLS
10 13 (5.18%) Asterisk PBX
10 13 (5.18%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (5.18%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (5.18%) SNMP
11 12 (4.78%) IPv6
12 10 (3.98%) DHCP
13 9 (3.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.55%) MySQL
2 31 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.97%) Big Data
4 12 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.79%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.99%) InfluxDB
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.59%) ObjectStore
9 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.80%) Power BI
10 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2019
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 93 (37.05%) Jenkins
2 39 (15.54%) Vagrant
3 37 (14.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 34 (13.55%) Hudson
5 25 (9.96%) Git (software)
5 25 (9.96%) TeamCity
6 19 (7.57%) GitLab
7 16 (6.37%) Travis CI
8 15 (5.98%) JIRA
9 14 (5.58%) Spinnaker
10 6 (2.39%) Maven
10 6 (2.39%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (2.39%) Subversion
11 5 (1.99%) Gradle
12 4 (1.59%) AppScan
12 4 (1.59%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.40%) Mockito
13 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 55 (21.91%) Social Skills
2 23 (9.16%) Finance
3 21 (8.37%) Marketing
4 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.39%) Games
5 6 (2.39%) Public Sector
6 5 (1.99%) Advertising
6 5 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 5 (1.99%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (1.59%) Banking
7 4 (1.59%) Publishing
8 3 (1.20%) Law
9 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (29.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (11.55%) Platform Engineer
3 27 (10.76%) Server Engineer
4 26 (10.36%) AWS Engineer
5 23 (9.16%) Senior DevOps
5 23 (9.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 21 (8.37%) Administrator
7 20 (7.97%) Windows Engineer
8 19 (7.57%) Azure Engineer
8 19 (7.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (7.17%) Data Engineer
9 18 (7.17%) Network Engineer
10 17 (6.77%) DBA
10 17 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (6.37%) Analyst
11 16 (6.37%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 15 (5.98%) Operations Engineer
13 13 (5.18%) Support Analyst
14 12 (4.78%) Consultant
15 11 (4.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.16%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (5.58%) Kafka
3 12 (4.78%) Node.js
4 11 (4.38%) .NET
5 8 (3.19%) LAMP
6 6 (2.39%) HTML
7 5 (1.99%) Middleware
7 5 (1.99%) OC4J
8 3 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.20%) OAuth
8 3 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.20%) React
8 3 (1.20%) REST
9 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.80%) COM
9 2 (0.80%) SAML
9 2 (0.80%) Web Services
10 1 (0.40%) J2EE
10 1 (0.40%) SOAP
10 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.95%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.17%) Cloud Native
3 16 (6.37%) Private Cloud
4 15 (5.98%) Public Cloud
5 14 (5.58%) Virtual Team
6 9 (3.59%) EMC VNX
7 8 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.79%) Replication
9 6 (2.39%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.99%) IBM Storwize
10 5 (1.99%) iSeries
10 5 (1.99%) LPAR
10 5 (1.99%) PMI
10 5 (1.99%) Social Media
10 5 (1.99%) Tandem
11 4 (1.59%) EFT
11 4 (1.59%) Podcast
12 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (60.96%) Linux
2 101 (40.24%) Windows
3 59 (23.51%) Windows Server
4 29 (11.55%) Unix
5 21 (8.37%) CentOS
5 21 (8.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (6.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (5.58%) Windows 10
8 14 (5.58%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.58%) Windows Server 2016
9 12 (4.78%) Windows 8
9 12 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (4.38%) VMS
11 10 (3.98%) Ubuntu
12 9 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (3.19%) Windows Server 2019
14 6 (2.39%) SUSE
14 6 (2.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 5 (1.99%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (51.39%) DevOps
2 92 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (29.48%) Configuration Management
4 59 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (21.12%) High Availability
6 36 (14.34%) Migration
7 33 (13.15%) Open Source
8 29 (11.55%) Infrastructure as Code
8 29 (11.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 25 (9.96%) ITIL
10 23 (9.16%) E-Commerce
10 23 (9.16%) Mentoring
11 22 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 22 (8.76%) Project Management
12 21 (8.37%) Computer Science
12 21 (8.37%) Information Security
12 21 (8.37%) Software Engineering
13 20 (7.97%) Scrum
14 18 (7.17%) Artificial Intelligence
14 18 (7.17%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 104 (41.43%) Python
2 65 (25.90%) Bash Shell
3 63 (25.10%) PowerShell
4 38 (15.14%) Ruby
4 38 (15.14%) SQL
5 34 (13.55%) Java
6 32 (12.75%) Go
7 22 (8.76%) Perl
8 14 (5.58%) C
9 11 (4.38%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.59%) C#
10 9 (3.59%) PHP
11 5 (1.99%) C++
11 5 (1.99%) Korn
11 5 (1.99%) RPG
11 5 (1.99%) VBScript
12 4 (1.59%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.80%) Groovy
13 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (11.55%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (10.36%) Degree
3 23 (9.16%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.57%) CCNA
4 19 (7.57%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.59%) CCIE
7 8 (3.19%) CCNP
7 8 (3.19%) MCSA
8 7 (2.79%) MCSE
9 5 (1.99%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.59%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.80%) CISSP
12 2 (0.80%) GIAC
12 2 (0.80%) Linux+ Certification
12 2 (0.80%) MCITP
12 2 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.80%) SANS
12 2 (0.80%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) SLA
2 5 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 100 (39.84%) Docker
2 49 (19.52%) Active Directory
3 37 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.58%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.19%) NFS
6 8 (3.19%) vSphere
7 6 (2.39%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.59%) Ceph
9 3 (1.20%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.20%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.20%) Xen
10 2 (0.80%) iptables
10 2 (0.80%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.80%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.80%) Samba
11 1 (0.40%) Firmware
11 1 (0.40%) GridGain
11 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 113 (45.02%) Kubernetes
2 101 (40.24%) Terraform
3 97 (38.65%) Ansible
4 72 (28.69%) Puppet
5 51 (20.32%) Grafana
6 48 (19.12%) Consul
7 45 (17.93%) Opscode Chef
7 45 (17.93%) ZABBIX
8 44 (17.53%) Packer
9 39 (15.54%) Docker Swarm
10 35 (13.94%) Prometheus
11 23 (9.16%) SCOM
12 21 (8.37%) Opsview
12 21 (8.37%) Salt
13 19 (7.57%) Graphite
14 18 (7.17%) Icinga
15 16 (6.37%) HAProxy
16 14 (5.58%) Sysdig
17 9 (3.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 9 (3.59%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 47 (18.73%) VMware
2 46 (18.33%) Oracle
3 45 (17.93%) SolarWinds
4 44 (17.53%) Microsoft
5 32 (12.75%) Splunk
6 30 (11.95%) Cisco
7 20 (7.97%) Red Hat
8 16 (6.37%) Dell
8 16 (6.37%) EMC
9 15 (5.98%) Dynatrace
10 13 (5.18%) New Relic
10 13 (5.18%) Veeam
11 9 (3.59%) 3PAR
11 9 (3.59%) Blue Coat
11 9 (3.59%) BMC
11 9 (3.59%) HP
12 8 (3.19%) F5
12 8 (3.19%) IBM
12 8 (3.19%) McAfee
12 8 (3.19%) NetApp