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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 233 245 265
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.059% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.41% 1.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.23%
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
244 349 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.04% 5.12% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 180 268 232
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

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 29 May 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 +19 1 - - 2
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) yum
3 2 (40.00%) Varnish
3 2 (40.00%) Corosync
3 2 (40.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) logstash
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Rsyslog
3 2 (40.00%) Ceph
3 2 (40.00%) Bacula
3 2 (40.00%) Pacemaker
3 2 (40.00%) iptables
3 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (40.00%) Dovecot
3 2 (40.00%) Openswan
3 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
3 2 (40.00%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (40.00%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (40.00%) Percona
3 2 (40.00%) Munin

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) OpenBSD
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Varnish
1 2 (40.00%) Corosync
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) Ceph
1 2 (40.00%) iptables
1 2 (40.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (40.00%) Openswan
1 2 (40.00%) SpamAssassin
1 2 (40.00%) OpenSIPS
1 2 (40.00%) Postfix
1 2 (40.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) yum
3 2 (40.00%) logstash
3 2 (40.00%) Rsyslog
3 2 (40.00%) Bacula
3 2 (40.00%) Pacemaker
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (40.00%) Munin
4 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Percona
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
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