The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 518 492 582
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +90
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 116 114 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.40% 3.93% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 61
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Cacti
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3413 2898 2814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.41% 6.51% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 2407 2411
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cacti across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cacti
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cacti across the London region.

Cacti Salary Trend in London

Cacti
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cacti across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cacti Salary Histogram in London

Cacti
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 28 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Docklands, London - 1 £53,500 -
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Cacti also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cacti.

1 221 (96.51%) Linux
2 187 (81.66%) Nagios
3 135 (58.95%) Perl
4 131 (57.21%) Bash Shell
5 124 (54.15%) MySQL
6 122 (53.28%) Puppet
7 108 (47.16%) VMware
8 101 (44.10%) Windows
9 99 (43.23%) Python
10 94 (41.05%) Red Hat
11 84 (36.68%) CentOS
12 79 (34.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 79 (34.50%) Ruby
13 77 (33.62%) LAMP
14 72 (31.44%) Cisco
15 67 (29.26%) Apache
16 66 (28.82%) Xen
16 66 (28.82%) ZABBIX
17 63 (27.51%) Firewall
18 62 (27.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 62 (27.07%) Load Balancing
19 61 (26.64%) Opscode Chef
19 61 (26.64%) KVM
20 59 (25.76%) TCP/IP
21 55 (24.02%) Ubuntu
22 54 (23.58%) Tomcat
22 54 (23.58%) Debian
22 54 (23.58%) Performance Tuning
23 51 (22.27%) PHP
24 49 (21.40%) PostgreSQL

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Cacti also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cacti. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (29.26%) Apache
2 54 (23.58%) Tomcat
3 43 (18.78%) nginx
4 32 (13.97%) WebLogic
5 17 (7.42%) SharePoint
6 16 (6.99%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (5.68%) Node.js
8 10 (4.37%) Jetty
9 4 (1.75%) SAS
10 2 (0.87%) Confluence
11 1 (0.44%) Site Server
11 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (4.37%) MS Excel
1 10 (4.37%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.30%) SaaS
3 11 (4.80%) PaaS
3 11 (4.80%) GitHub
4 4 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 63 (27.51%) Firewall
2 59 (25.76%) TCP/IP
3 46 (20.09%) IPsec
4 45 (19.65%) VPN
5 37 (16.16%) SSL
5 37 (16.16%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (14.85%) BGP
7 33 (14.41%) BIG-IP
8 30 (13.10%) WAN
9 28 (12.23%) NetScaler
9 28 (12.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 27 (11.79%) MPLS
11 26 (11.35%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (10.92%) TACACS
13 24 (10.48%) DNS
14 18 (7.86%) OSPF
15 17 (7.42%) Network Security
15 17 (7.42%) Wireless
16 14 (6.11%) EIGRP
16 14 (6.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (54.15%) MySQL
2 49 (21.40%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (12.66%) Big Data
4 28 (12.23%) DB2
4 28 (12.23%) MongoDB
5 22 (9.61%) NoSQL
6 19 (8.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (8.30%) SQL Server
7 17 (7.42%) Hadoop
8 16 (6.99%) CouchDB
8 16 (6.99%) Redis
8 16 (6.99%) Riak
9 3 (1.31%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.87%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.87%) HBase
Development Applications
1 48 (20.96%) Git (software)
2 42 (18.34%) Jenkins
3 36 (15.72%) Subversion
4 16 (6.99%) Hudson
5 14 (6.11%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 12 (5.24%) Back Office
1 12 (5.24%) Games
2 11 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.93%) Finance
4 6 (2.62%) Publishing
5 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 126 (55.02%) Administrator
2 90 (39.30%) Linux Administrator
3 78 (34.06%) Systems Administrator
4 42 (18.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 37 (16.16%) Network Engineer
6 20 (8.73%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.99%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 16 (6.99%) Security Engineer
8 13 (5.68%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (5.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 13 (5.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 10 (4.37%) Windows Administrator
10 9 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.06%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.62%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (2.62%) Wintel Support
12 6 (2.62%) Wintel Support Engineer
13 5 (2.18%) Network Team Leader
13 5 (2.18%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (33.62%) LAMP
2 21 (9.17%) Web Services
3 15 (6.55%) XML
4 13 (5.68%) Sphinx
5 11 (4.80%) AngularJS
5 11 (4.80%) Symfony
6 7 (3.06%) JMX
6 7 (3.06%) HornetQ
7 4 (1.75%) Java EE
8 1 (0.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.47%) Open Source
2 13 (5.68%) Social Media
2 13 (5.68%) Replication
3 11 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.49%) Clustering
6 6 (2.62%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.18%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.18%) SecurID
8 4 (1.75%) Online Games
9 3 (1.31%) PKI
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.44%) CCTV
11 1 (0.44%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.44%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 221 (96.51%) Linux
2 101 (44.10%) Windows
3 84 (36.68%) CentOS
4 62 (27.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (24.02%) Ubuntu
6 54 (23.58%) Debian
7 19 (8.30%) UNIX
8 16 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.68%) OpenBSD
9 13 (5.68%) FreeBSD
10 12 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (4.37%) Solaris
11 10 (4.37%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.75%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.87%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.07%) Load Balancing
2 54 (23.58%) Performance Tuning
3 46 (20.09%) Configuration Management
4 43 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (17.03%) ITIL
6 31 (13.54%) DevOps
7 28 (12.23%) Statistical Analysis
8 19 (8.30%) Incident Management
9 18 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.42%) E-Commerce
10 17 (7.42%) Network Management
11 12 (5.24%) Change Control
11 12 (5.24%) Use Case
12 9 (3.93%) Line Management
13 8 (3.49%) Project Management
14 6 (2.62%) Computer Security
14 6 (2.62%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (2.18%) WAN Optimisation
15 5 (2.18%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (58.95%) Perl
2 131 (57.21%) Bash Shell
3 99 (43.23%) Python
4 79 (34.50%) Ruby
5 51 (22.27%) PHP
6 35 (15.28%) Shell Script
7 19 (8.30%) Java
8 14 (6.11%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.68%) SQL
10 4 (1.75%) VB
11 3 (1.31%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (17.47%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (14.85%) CCNP
3 21 (9.17%) Degree
4 17 (7.42%) CCSA
4 17 (7.42%) CCSE
4 17 (7.42%) CISSP
5 11 (4.80%) CCNA
6 9 (3.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.06%) RHCE
8 5 (2.18%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.18%) CCIE
9 3 (1.31%) MCSE
9 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.87%) MCP
10 2 (0.87%) CCIA
10 2 (0.87%) MCSA
10 2 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.87%) CCEA
11 1 (0.44%) CCDP
11 1 (0.44%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.49%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (34.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (28.82%) Xen
3 61 (26.64%) KVM
4 33 (14.41%) Snort
5 18 (7.86%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (7.42%) Active Directory
7 14 (6.11%) vSphere
8 13 (5.68%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.62%) XenServer
10 5 (2.18%) Squid
11 4 (1.75%) NFS
12 2 (0.87%) Samba
12 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.87%) Postfix
12 2 (0.87%) Varnish
12 2 (0.87%) GPFS
12 2 (0.87%) Corosync
13 1 (0.44%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 187 (81.66%) Nagios
2 122 (53.28%) Puppet
3 66 (28.82%) ZABBIX
4 61 (26.64%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (21.40%) Salt
6 33 (14.41%) CFEngine
7 29 (12.66%) Ansible
8 16 (6.99%) OpenView
9 10 (4.37%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (3.49%) WSUS
11 6 (2.62%) SCCM
11 6 (2.62%) SCOM
11 6 (2.62%) Ganglia
12 5 (2.18%) HP SiteScope
12 5 (2.18%) RANCID
13 4 (1.75%) SmokePing
13 4 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
14 3 (1.31%) Zenoss
14 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
15 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 108 (47.16%) VMware
2 94 (41.05%) Red Hat
3 72 (31.44%) Cisco
4 46 (20.09%) F5
5 40 (17.47%) Oracle
6 32 (13.97%) JBoss
7 30 (13.10%) Citrix
8 28 (12.23%) Juniper
9 25 (10.92%) CheckPoint
10 21 (9.17%) Microsoft
11 20 (8.73%) Sophos
11 20 (8.73%) Rackspace
11 20 (8.73%) LogRhythm
12 17 (7.42%) Riverbed
12 17 (7.42%) HP
13 15 (6.55%) Blue Coat
13 15 (6.55%) SolarWinds
14 9 (3.93%) Dell
15 5 (2.18%) Splunk
16 4 (1.75%) ProCurve
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Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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