The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 178 185 185
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% 0.076% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 1.36% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
Cacti
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
181 221 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.80% 5.57% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 128 166 184
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cacti
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cacti Salary Trend in Manchester

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Redback
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Zenoss
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
3 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 2 (33.33%) LLU
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) HNC
3 2 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) LLU
3 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (16.67%) MRTG
3 1 (16.67%) PSTN
3 1 (16.67%) RTP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) IP Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Kamailio
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Zenoss
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Redback
2 2 (33.33%) Huawei
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Percona
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Dell