The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Cacti
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
253 245 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.14% 10.99% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 164 189 111
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cacti
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cacti Salary Trend in Reading

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VRRP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) 802.11
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) SmokePing
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper