The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 242 - 269
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% - 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.70% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.78%
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
352 344 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.06% 5.30% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 291 277 337
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £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 the North West

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

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cacti
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cacti Salary Trend in the North West

Cacti
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester - 5 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Nagios
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) LAMP
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) HNC
6 2 (22.22%) HND
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (22.22%) Huawei
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (22.22%) LLU
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) OpenVPN
4 1 (11.11%) MRTG
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) VPLS
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) Broadband
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) PSTN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) OpenBSD
4 1 (11.11%) FreeBSD
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) HNC
1 2 (22.22%) HND
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Postfix
2 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
2 1 (11.11%) Varnish
2 1 (11.11%) Dovecot
2 1 (11.11%) Openswan
2 1 (11.11%) Kamailio
2 1 (11.11%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (11.11%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) Corosync
2 1 (11.11%) Ceph
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
4 1 (11.11%) Munin
4 1 (11.11%) yum
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (11.11%) logstash
4 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) nmon
4 1 (11.11%) Bacula
4 1 (11.11%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Huawei
3 2 (22.22%) Redback
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Percona
3 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Dell