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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 184 - 191
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.78% - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.78%
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
180 182 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.49% 4.94% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 143 155 226
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 30 January 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
4 2 (28.57%) LLU
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Redback

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (57.14%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) LLU
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) VPLS
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) PSTN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) RTP
4 1 (14.29%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) IP Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) HNC
1 2 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Nagios
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) Zenoss
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
3 2 (28.57%) Redback
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Percona