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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 761 798 803
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 129 107 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.095% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.78% 1.52% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 102 89 65
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,505 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £38,625
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +13.26%

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
7264 7033 6202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.71% 6.23% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5810 5546 4767
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%

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 30 March 2015 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 30 March 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
England +30 122 £50,000 - 15
London +19 77 £52,500 - 4
South East +4 21 £50,000 -16.66% 7
City of London +8 17 £47,500 -9.52% 2
East of England +30 16 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Reading -11 10 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Berkshire -12 10 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Hertfordshire +4 9 £20,000 - 1
Surrey -1 7 £46,500 -22.50% 3
Cambridgeshire - 7 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 7 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -14 5 £20,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £39,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £39,000 - 2
Isle of Man - 4 - -
North West +8 3 £36,250 +11.53%
Yorkshire -7 2 £60,000 +130.76% 2
South West -18 2 £35,000 -6.66%
West Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 - 2
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
Woking - 2 £44,500 -
Reigate - 2 £35,750 -
Leeds - 2 £60,000 - 1
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Epsom - 2 £46,500 -
Bath - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland +25 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +8 1 £45,000 -
Manchester +3 1 - -

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 222 (89.52%) Linux
2 193 (77.82%) Nagios
3 133 (53.63%) Cisco
4 119 (47.98%) Firewall
5 108 (43.55%) MySQL
6 103 (41.53%) VMware
7 101 (40.73%) Windows
8 98 (39.52%) Bash Shell
9 97 (39.11%) Puppet
10 88 (35.48%) Perl
11 81 (32.66%) Apache
11 81 (32.66%) Red Hat
12 78 (31.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 76 (30.65%) Python
14 71 (28.63%) DNS
15 68 (27.42%) PHP
16 67 (27.02%) Configuration Management
17 66 (26.61%) VPN
18 63 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
19 60 (24.19%) LAMP
20 58 (23.39%) BGP
20 58 (23.39%) Opscode Chef
21 56 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
22 55 (22.18%) Open Source
22 55 (22.18%) MPLS
23 54 (21.77%) Ruby
24 52 (20.97%) SAN
24 52 (20.97%) CCNP
24 52 (20.97%) ZABBIX
24 52 (20.97%) CentOS

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 81 (32.66%) Apache
2 39 (15.73%) Tomcat
3 35 (14.11%) nginx
4 24 (9.68%) IIS
5 17 (6.85%) MS Exchange
6 16 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.63%) JBoss
7 9 (3.63%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.82%) Confluence
8 7 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.42%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.42%) Eucalyptus
9 6 (2.42%) Node.js
10 5 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.61%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.21%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.21%) WordPress
12 3 (1.21%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.21%) Moodle
Applications
1 42 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.87%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.65%) MS Office
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.03%) SaaS
4 9 (3.63%) Datadog
5 7 (2.82%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.42%) PaaS
7 5 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.21%) IaaS
9 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.40%) Heroku
10 1 (0.40%) GitHub
10 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 119 (47.98%) Firewall
2 71 (28.63%) DNS
3 66 (26.61%) VPN
4 58 (23.39%) BGP
5 56 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
6 55 (22.18%) MPLS
7 52 (20.97%) SAN
8 44 (17.74%) OSPF
9 43 (17.34%) TCP/IP
9 43 (17.34%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (15.32%) VLAN
11 36 (14.52%) Internet
12 34 (13.71%) WAN
13 33 (13.31%) IPsec
14 31 (12.50%) DHCP
14 31 (12.50%) HTTP
15 28 (11.29%) LAN
15 28 (11.29%) Cisco IOS
16 27 (10.89%) SMTP
17 26 (10.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (43.55%) MySQL
2 43 (17.34%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 26 (10.48%) NoSQL
5 19 (7.66%) MongoDB
6 16 (6.45%) MariaDB
7 12 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.84%) Redis
8 9 (3.63%) Informix
8 9 (3.63%) QlikView
8 9 (3.63%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.63%) Couchbase
9 8 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.82%) Big Data
11 6 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.61%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.61%) HBase
13 3 (1.21%) Riak
13 3 (1.21%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 26 (10.48%) Subversion
3 20 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.03%) JIRA
4 10 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.42%) Maven
7 5 (2.02%) Hudson
8 3 (1.21%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (8.87%) Finance
2 19 (7.66%) Telecoms
2 19 (7.66%) Games
3 15 (6.05%) Back Office
4 9 (3.63%) Billing
5 6 (2.42%) Publishing
6 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.21%) Retail
7 3 (1.21%) iGaming
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (33.47%) Administrator
2 74 (29.84%) Systems Administrator
3 57 (22.98%) Network Engineer
4 53 (21.37%) Linux Administrator
5 45 (18.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 33 (13.31%) Senior Network Engineer
7 32 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.63%) Consultant
12 8 (3.23%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.23%) DBA
13 7 (2.82%) Systems Support
13 7 (2.82%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.82%) Systems Support Engineer
13 7 (2.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (2.82%) Web Administrator
13 7 (2.82%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (2.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (24.19%) LAMP
2 32 (12.90%) Web Services
3 13 (5.24%) Memcached
4 8 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (3.23%) XML
5 7 (2.82%) RESTful
5 7 (2.82%) Sensu
6 5 (2.02%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (2.02%) JSON
7 4 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (1.61%) Kafka
8 3 (1.21%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 3 (1.21%) .NET
8 3 (1.21%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.81%) HTML
9 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.40%) ZeroMQ
10 1 (0.40%) HornetQ
10 1 (0.40%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 55 (22.18%) Open Source
2 28 (11.29%) Computer Science
3 26 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.06%) Replication
5 18 (7.26%) Clustering
6 12 (4.84%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.44%) EqualLogic
8 8 (3.23%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.82%) CCTV
9 7 (2.82%) Online Games
10 6 (2.42%) Derivative
10 6 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (2.42%) iPad
10 6 (2.42%) HP StorageWorks
10 6 (2.42%) Public Cloud
11 5 (2.02%) Streaming Music
12 4 (1.61%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.61%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.21%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 222 (89.52%) Linux
2 101 (40.73%) Windows
3 52 (20.97%) CentOS
4 49 (19.76%) Ubuntu
5 39 (15.73%) UNIX
6 33 (13.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (9.68%) Solaris
8 21 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (7.26%) Debian
10 12 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.21%) HPUX
12 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.81%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.81%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.40%) AIX
14 1 (0.40%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.02%) Configuration Management
2 45 (18.15%) DevOps
3 33 (13.31%) Load Balancing
4 27 (10.89%) Project Management
5 26 (10.48%) ITIL
5 26 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (10.48%) Network Monitoring
5 26 (10.48%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (8.06%) Network Management
6 20 (8.06%) Change Control
6 20 (8.06%) Network Design
7 15 (6.05%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (5.24%) E-Commerce
9 13 (5.24%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (4.84%) Mentoring
10 12 (4.84%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.84%) Use Case
11 9 (3.63%) Change Management
12 7 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.52%) Bash Shell
2 88 (35.48%) Perl
3 76 (30.65%) Python
4 68 (27.42%) PHP
5 54 (21.77%) Ruby
6 40 (16.13%) Java
7 32 (12.90%) PowerShell
8 31 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 29 (11.69%) SQL
10 9 (3.63%) JavaScript
11 6 (2.42%) C
12 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.21%) C++
13 3 (1.21%) AWK
14 2 (0.81%) VBScript
15 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 63 (25.40%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (20.97%) CCNP
3 49 (19.76%) Degree
4 26 (10.48%) CCIE
5 17 (6.85%) CCIP
6 16 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (5.24%) RHCE
8 12 (4.84%) CCNA
9 6 (2.42%) CCSP
9 6 (2.42%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.02%) MCSE
10 5 (2.02%) MCSA
11 4 (1.61%) HND
11 4 (1.61%) LPIC
12 3 (1.21%) MCITP
12 3 (1.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.21%) CISSP
13 2 (0.81%) Linux+ Certification
13 2 (0.81%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.03%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.42%) SLA
3 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 78 (31.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (14.11%) vSphere
3 29 (11.69%) NFS
4 25 (10.08%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.08%) VMware ESX
5 24 (9.68%) Varnish
6 22 (8.87%) Active Directory
7 16 (6.45%) Openswan
8 15 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (6.05%) iptables
9 14 (5.65%) Xen
10 13 (5.24%) KVM
10 13 (5.24%) Terminal Services
11 9 (3.63%) Snort
11 9 (3.63%) Docker
12 7 (2.82%) Postfix
12 7 (2.82%) Sendmail
13 5 (2.02%) Samba
13 5 (2.02%) Corosync
14 4 (1.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 193 (77.82%) Nagios
2 97 (39.11%) Puppet
3 58 (23.39%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (20.97%) ZABBIX
5 46 (18.55%) OpenView
6 21 (8.47%) Ganglia
6 21 (8.47%) Ansible
7 19 (7.66%) SolarWinds Orion
8 15 (6.05%) Tivoli
9 14 (5.65%) Munin
9 14 (5.65%) Zenoss
10 13 (5.24%) Sysprep
11 12 (4.84%) logstash
11 12 (4.84%) Graphite
12 11 (4.44%) Opsview
13 10 (4.03%) Icinga
14 9 (3.63%) Salt
15 8 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
16 7 (2.82%) OPNET
17 6 (2.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 133 (53.63%) Cisco
2 103 (41.53%) VMware
3 81 (32.66%) Red Hat
4 50 (20.16%) HP
5 47 (18.95%) Microsoft
6 44 (17.74%) Splunk
7 40 (16.13%) F5
8 38 (15.32%) Juniper
9 33 (13.31%) Oracle
10 32 (12.90%) SolarWinds
11 29 (11.69%) NetApp
12 18 (7.26%) Riverbed
13 16 (6.45%) Percona
14 12 (4.84%) Rackspace
14 12 (4.84%) Dell
15 11 (4.44%) CheckPoint
16 8 (3.23%) Symantec
16 8 (3.23%) IBM
16 8 (3.23%) Veeam
17 7 (2.82%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £31,735 to £37,275 per annum inclusive of London Allowance Benefits include 30 days annual leave, defined benefit pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Posted: 19 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
UK
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago