The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 767 777 780
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 130 113 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.72% 1.66% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105 101 89
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £35,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +11.65%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7580 6787 6583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.20% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6132 5342 5441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cacti
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cacti within the UK.

Cacti Salary Trend in the UK

Cacti
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cacti over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Cacti Salary Histogram in the UK

Cacti
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
England +12 125 £50,000 +3.09% 12
London +26 95 £55,000 +10.00% 5
City of London +36 21 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East +19 13 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Surrey +2 8 £47,500 -2.56%
North West - 5 £45,750 - 2
Leeds -3 4 £55,000 +120.00% 2
West Yorkshire -12 4 £55,000 +120.00% 2
Hertfordshire -16 4 £20,000 - 1
East of England -21 4 £20,000 -57.89% 1
Yorkshire -22 4 £55,000 +120.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 4 - - 1
Manchester - 4 £45,750 - 2
Redhill - 4 £47,500 -
Abingdon - 4 - - 1
Egham - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £20,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £43,750 -
Watford - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £43,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
North East - 2 £43,750 -
Scotland +3 1 £31,500 -13.10%
Edinburgh -3 1 £31,500 -16.00%
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 259 (87.50%) Linux
2 249 (84.12%) Nagios
3 166 (56.08%) Bash Shell
3 166 (56.08%) MySQL
4 155 (52.36%) Perl
5 145 (48.99%) Puppet
6 135 (45.61%) VMware
7 116 (39.19%) Red Hat
8 113 (38.18%) Cisco
9 112 (37.84%) Python
10 103 (34.80%) Apache
11 101 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 95 (32.09%) Windows
13 94 (31.76%) Firewall
14 90 (30.41%) Ruby
14 90 (30.41%) PHP
15 87 (29.39%) TCP/IP
15 87 (29.39%) LAMP
15 87 (29.39%) Opscode Chef
16 86 (29.05%) CentOS
17 80 (27.03%) Git (software)
18 77 (26.01%) Configuration Management
19 74 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
20 67 (22.64%) Open Source
21 66 (22.30%) F5
22 65 (21.96%) PostgreSQL
22 65 (21.96%) Load Balancing
23 64 (21.62%) Tomcat
23 64 (21.62%) ZABBIX
24 61 (20.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 103 (34.80%) Apache
2 64 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 45 (15.20%) nginx
4 28 (9.46%) JBoss
5 26 (8.78%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.72%) Jetty
8 10 (3.38%) IIS
8 10 (3.38%) Node.js
9 6 (2.03%) Confluence
10 5 (1.69%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.69%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.35%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.01%) MS Exchange
12 3 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.34%) Lync
14 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.76%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.38%) MS Office
4 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.54%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.74%) SaaS
3 12 (4.05%) PaaS
4 11 (3.72%) GitHub
5 9 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.36%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.36%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.69%) ElastiCache
7 5 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (1.69%) IaaS
7 5 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 94 (31.76%) Firewall
2 87 (29.39%) TCP/IP
3 61 (20.61%) BGP
4 54 (18.24%) VPN
4 54 (18.24%) WAN
5 53 (17.91%) Cisco ASA
6 52 (17.57%) MPLS
7 48 (16.22%) IPsec
8 46 (15.54%) VLAN
9 45 (15.20%) Cisco IOS
9 45 (15.20%) SAN
10 41 (13.85%) DNS
10 41 (13.85%) OSPF
11 40 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 36 (12.16%) Wireless
12 36 (12.16%) EIGRP
13 34 (11.49%) SSL
14 30 (10.14%) BIG-IP
14 30 (10.14%) DMVPN
15 26 (8.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (56.08%) MySQL
2 65 (21.96%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 37 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 23 (7.77%) Big Data
6 22 (7.43%) SQL Server
7 19 (6.42%) Hadoop
8 17 (5.74%) Redis
8 17 (5.74%) Relational Database
9 15 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (5.07%) DB2
10 14 (4.73%) CouchDB
10 14 (4.73%) Riak
11 13 (4.39%) Informix
12 12 (4.05%) RDBMS
13 10 (3.38%) MariaDB
14 9 (3.04%) Couchbase
15 6 (2.03%) HBase
16 5 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (1.35%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 80 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 54 (18.24%) Subversion
3 45 (15.20%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.08%) Hudson
5 13 (4.39%) JIRA
5 13 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.03%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 26 (8.78%) Games
2 24 (8.11%) Finance
3 22 (7.43%) Back Office
4 18 (6.08%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.72%) Publishing
6 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 139 (46.96%) Administrator
2 98 (33.11%) Systems Administrator
3 95 (32.09%) Linux Administrator
4 53 (17.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 51 (17.23%) Network Engineer
6 23 (7.77%) Senior Network Engineer
7 22 (7.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (6.08%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (4.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 11 (3.72%) Consultant
12 10 (3.38%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.04%) Network Team Leader
14 8 (2.70%) Web Administrator
15 6 (2.03%) Windows Administrator
15 6 (2.03%) Network Administrator
15 6 (2.03%) Support Engineer
16 5 (1.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 5 (1.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (29.39%) LAMP
2 35 (11.82%) Web Services
3 17 (5.74%) XML
4 12 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (3.72%) AngularJS
5 11 (3.72%) Symfony
6 10 (3.38%) JMX
6 10 (3.38%) HornetQ
7 8 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (2.03%) Sphinx
9 5 (1.69%) JSON
9 5 (1.69%) RESTful
9 5 (1.69%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (1.69%) Middleware
10 4 (1.35%) Java EE
10 4 (1.35%) Kafka
11 2 (0.68%) WSH
12 1 (0.34%) COM
12 1 (0.34%) Lucene
12 1 (0.34%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 67 (22.64%) Open Source
2 32 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.11%) Replication
4 18 (6.08%) Clustering
5 15 (5.07%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (3.38%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.36%) IBM XIV
9 6 (2.03%) iPad
9 6 (2.03%) HP StorageWorks
9 6 (2.03%) Derivative
10 5 (1.69%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.69%) Online Games
10 5 (1.69%) Social Media
11 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.35%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.35%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.01%) CCTV
12 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.68%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 259 (87.50%) Linux
2 95 (32.09%) Windows
3 86 (29.05%) CentOS
4 61 (20.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (18.92%) UNIX
6 52 (17.57%) Ubuntu
7 44 (14.86%) Debian
8 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.69%) OpenBSD
10 5 (1.69%) FreeBSD
10 5 (1.69%) Solaris
11 4 (1.35%) SUSE
11 4 (1.35%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.35%) openSUSE
12 2 (0.68%) AIX
12 2 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.01%) Configuration Management
2 65 (21.96%) Load Balancing
3 55 (18.58%) Performance Tuning
4 50 (16.89%) DevOps
5 37 (12.50%) ITIL
5 37 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (8.78%) Project Management
8 21 (7.09%) Change Control
9 19 (6.42%) Network Management
9 19 (6.42%) Network Monitoring
9 19 (6.42%) Use Case
10 15 (5.07%) Statistical Analysis
11 12 (4.05%) Line Management
12 11 (3.72%) Network Design
13 10 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (3.38%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (3.38%) WAN Optimisation
14 9 (3.04%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (56.08%) Bash Shell
2 155 (52.36%) Perl
3 112 (37.84%) Python
4 90 (30.41%) Ruby
4 90 (30.41%) PHP
5 60 (20.27%) Shell Script
6 49 (16.55%) Java
7 34 (11.49%) SQL
8 24 (8.11%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.04%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.35%) C
10 4 (1.35%) C++
11 2 (0.68%) VB
12 1 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 74 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (18.24%) CCNP
3 35 (11.82%) Degree
4 25 (8.45%) CCNA
5 24 (8.11%) RHCE
6 23 (7.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (6.76%) CCIE
8 11 (3.72%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.36%) CCSP
9 7 (2.36%) MCSE
9 7 (2.36%) CISSP
9 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.03%) MCSA
11 4 (1.35%) MCITP
11 4 (1.35%) CCDE
12 2 (0.68%) Linux+ Certification
12 2 (0.68%) HNC
12 2 (0.68%) HND
12 2 (0.68%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) SLA
2 6 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (17.91%) Xen
3 52 (17.57%) KVM
4 45 (15.20%) vSphere
5 36 (12.16%) Snort
6 20 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (6.08%) NFS
8 15 (5.07%) Active Directory
9 11 (3.72%) Samba
9 11 (3.72%) VMware ESX
10 9 (3.04%) Docker
11 8 (2.70%) Hyper-V
12 7 (2.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (2.03%) Squid
14 5 (1.69%) Postfix
14 5 (1.69%) Openswan
14 5 (1.69%) Varnish
14 5 (1.69%) Corosync
14 5 (1.69%) GPFS
15 4 (1.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 249 (84.12%) Nagios
2 145 (48.99%) Puppet
3 87 (29.39%) Opscode Chef
4 64 (21.62%) ZABBIX
5 44 (14.86%) Salt
6 34 (11.49%) Ansible
7 25 (8.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 24 (8.11%) OpenView
9 21 (7.09%) Munin
9 21 (7.09%) CFEngine
10 16 (5.41%) Ganglia
11 13 (4.39%) Graphite
12 12 (4.05%) Opsview
12 12 (4.05%) Icinga
13 11 (3.72%) Red Hat Satellite
14 10 (3.38%) Cisco CUCM
15 9 (3.04%) HP SiteScope
15 9 (3.04%) logstash
15 9 (3.04%) RANCID
16 8 (2.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 135 (45.61%) VMware
2 116 (39.19%) Red Hat
3 113 (38.18%) Cisco
4 66 (22.30%) F5
5 51 (17.23%) Oracle
6 43 (14.53%) SolarWinds
7 38 (12.84%) Riverbed
8 36 (12.16%) HP
9 28 (9.46%) Juniper
10 27 (9.12%) Splunk
11 24 (8.11%) Microsoft
12 21 (7.09%) Citrix
13 17 (5.74%) NetApp
14 16 (5.41%) Rackspace
15 11 (3.72%) Percona
15 11 (3.72%) CheckPoint
16 10 (3.38%) EMC
17 9 (3.04%) IBM
18 7 (2.36%) Veritas
19 6 (2.03%) Sybase
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