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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 793 785 752
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 105 148 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.36% 1.97% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 83 116 99
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.22%

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
7748 7526 7050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.99% 6.26% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6148 6073 5669
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%

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 June 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 June 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 -5 104 £47,500 - 9
London -37 62 £47,500 - 3
South East +39 29 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Berkshire +20 20 £52,500 - 1
Reading +16 20 £52,500 - 1
City of London +29 16 £47,500 +5.55%
Surrey +17 5 £50,000 -28.57% 3
North West +12 3 £32,500 - 1
Manchester +3 3 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -5 3 £47,500 +58.33%
East of England +8 2 £57,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £37,722 +0.59%
Yorkshire +1 2 £43,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £32,500 -
Leeds +4 1 £60,000 +4.34%
West Yorkshire +1 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Hertfordshire 0 1 £65,000 +13.04% 1
South Yorkshire -6 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Sheffield -10 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Staines - 1 £52,500 -
Swindon - 1 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Epsom - 1 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 217 (92.74%) Linux
2 171 (73.08%) Nagios
3 118 (50.43%) Cisco
4 96 (41.03%) Puppet
5 92 (39.32%) Windows
6 89 (38.03%) MySQL
7 84 (35.90%) Apache
8 83 (35.47%) DNS
8 83 (35.47%) VMware
9 80 (34.19%) Firewall
10 79 (33.76%) Configuration Management
11 76 (32.48%) Perl
12 72 (30.77%) Python
13 62 (26.50%) BGP
14 60 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
15 59 (25.21%) Bash Shell
16 58 (24.79%) Cisco ASA
16 58 (24.79%) Data Centre
17 56 (23.93%) Degree
17 56 (23.93%) CCNP
18 54 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
19 51 (21.79%) DevOps
19 51 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
20 50 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
21 49 (20.94%) ZABBIX
21 49 (20.94%) MPLS
22 48 (20.51%) Tomcat
22 48 (20.51%) VPN
23 47 (20.09%) Red Hat
24 46 (19.66%) PHP

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 84 (35.90%) Apache
2 48 (20.51%) Tomcat
3 29 (12.39%) nginx
4 20 (8.55%) IIS
5 15 (6.41%) MS Exchange
6 14 (5.98%) JBoss
6 14 (5.98%) WebSphere
7 13 (5.56%) OpenStack
8 12 (5.13%) SharePoint
9 11 (4.70%) Eucalyptus
10 9 (3.85%) WebLogic
11 6 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (2.14%) Mule
13 3 (1.28%) WordPress
13 3 (1.28%) Joomla!
13 3 (1.28%) Moodle
14 2 (0.85%) Confluence
14 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.85%) Jetty
14 2 (0.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 37 (15.81%) MS Excel
2 33 (14.10%) MS Visio
3 16 (6.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 50 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.26%) PaaS
3 13 (5.56%) SaaS
4 9 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.99%) IaaS
6 4 (1.71%) Datadog
7 3 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (1.28%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.43%) Heroku
9 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 83 (35.47%) DNS
2 80 (34.19%) Firewall
3 62 (26.50%) BGP
4 58 (24.79%) Cisco ASA
5 49 (20.94%) MPLS
6 48 (20.51%) VPN
7 41 (17.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 38 (16.24%) TCP/IP
9 37 (15.81%) SAN
10 36 (15.38%) HTTP
11 35 (14.96%) OSPF
11 35 (14.96%) Cisco IOS
12 33 (14.10%) WAN
12 33 (14.10%) SMTP
13 31 (13.25%) Internet
14 29 (12.39%) iSCSI
15 25 (10.68%) DHCP
16 24 (10.26%) IPsec
16 24 (10.26%) EIGRP
17 23 (9.83%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (38.03%) MySQL
2 30 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (8.12%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.85%) MariaDB
5 8 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.42%) QlikView
6 6 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.71%) Redis
7 4 (1.71%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.43%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.43%) DB2
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.70%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.42%) TeamCity
3 8 (3.42%) Subversion
4 5 (2.14%) Maven
5 4 (1.71%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.85%) Hudson
6 2 (0.85%) JIRA
6 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (8.55%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.84%) Finance
3 8 (3.42%) Billing
4 7 (2.99%) Games
5 5 (2.14%) Back Office
6 3 (1.28%) iGaming
7 2 (0.85%) Banking
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (32.91%) Administrator
2 60 (25.64%) Systems Administrator
3 49 (20.94%) Network Engineer
4 46 (19.66%) Linux Administrator
5 42 (17.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 26 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 24 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 23 (9.83%) Senior Network Engineer
9 17 (7.26%) Network Administrator
9 17 (7.26%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.70%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (4.27%) Senior Network Administrator
13 9 (3.85%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.42%) Applications Support
14 8 (3.42%) Cisco Engineer
15 6 (2.56%) Applications Support Engineer
15 6 (2.56%) Senior Support Engineer
15 6 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.52%) Web Services
2 40 (17.09%) LAMP
3 19 (8.12%) Memcached
4 14 (5.98%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (5.13%) Sensu
6 9 (3.85%) MCollective
7 8 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (2.99%) Esper
9 5 (2.14%) .NET
9 5 (2.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.28%) Django
10 3 (1.28%) RESTful
10 3 (1.28%) OLE
10 3 (1.28%) Alternative PHP Cache
11 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.85%) HTML
12 1 (0.43%) jQuery
12 1 (0.43%) Java EE
12 1 (0.43%) Spring MVC
12 1 (0.43%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 58 (24.79%) Data Centre
2 44 (18.80%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.55%) Replication
3 20 (8.55%) EqualLogic
4 18 (7.69%) Clustering
5 13 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.42%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.99%) CCTV
7 7 (2.99%) Online Games
8 6 (2.56%) Statistics
8 6 (2.56%) Streaming Music
9 5 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.71%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.28%) Social Media
11 3 (1.28%) Social Network
11 3 (1.28%) BYOD
12 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.85%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 217 (92.74%) Linux
2 92 (39.32%) Windows
3 35 (14.96%) Ubuntu
4 30 (12.82%) UNIX
5 27 (11.54%) CentOS
6 26 (11.11%) Solaris
7 17 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (4.27%) Debian
10 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.71%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.85%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.85%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.85%) HPUX
14 1 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (33.76%) Configuration Management
2 51 (21.79%) DevOps
3 44 (18.80%) Open Source
4 37 (15.81%) Network Management
5 33 (14.10%) Change Control
6 30 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
6 30 (12.82%) Load Balancing
7 23 (9.83%) Project Management
8 22 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (6.84%) Network Design
10 16 (6.84%) ITIL
10 16 (6.84%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (5.56%) Incident Management
13 12 (5.13%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.13%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.70%) Service Delivery
15 10 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (3.85%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 76 (32.48%) Perl
2 72 (30.77%) Python
3 59 (25.21%) Bash Shell
4 46 (19.66%) PHP
5 35 (14.96%) Ruby
6 33 (14.10%) Java
7 24 (10.26%) PowerShell
8 15 (6.41%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.56%) SQL
10 7 (2.99%) C
11 4 (1.71%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.28%) AWK
13 2 (0.85%) VBScript
13 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.43%) C++
14 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.43%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 60 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (23.93%) CCNP
2 56 (23.93%) Degree
3 23 (9.83%) CCIE
4 22 (9.40%) CCIP
5 17 (7.26%) CCNA
6 4 (1.71%) RHCE
6 4 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.71%) LPIC
7 3 (1.28%) CCSP
8 2 (0.85%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.85%) HND
8 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.85%) ISEB
9 1 (0.43%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.42%) SLA
2 5 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.85%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (16.24%) VMware ESX
3 24 (10.26%) vSphere
4 21 (8.97%) NFS
4 21 (8.97%) Active Directory
5 19 (8.12%) Varnish
6 16 (6.84%) Hyper-V
7 11 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (4.70%) Openswan
8 10 (4.27%) iptables
8 10 (4.27%) Terminal Services
9 9 (3.85%) Squid
9 9 (3.85%) qmail
10 8 (3.42%) Xen
11 7 (2.99%) Sendmail
12 6 (2.56%) KVM
13 5 (2.14%) Postfix
14 3 (1.28%) vCloud
14 3 (1.28%) Corosync
14 3 (1.28%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 171 (73.08%) Nagios
2 96 (41.03%) Puppet
3 54 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (20.94%) ZABBIX
5 40 (17.09%) Ganglia
6 39 (16.67%) OpenView
7 27 (11.54%) Graphite
8 26 (11.11%) logstash
9 19 (8.12%) SolarWinds Orion
10 18 (7.69%) Ansible
11 17 (7.26%) collectd
12 15 (6.41%) Cisco Prime
12 15 (6.41%) OpenNMS
13 14 (5.98%) Tivoli
13 14 (5.98%) BMC Marimba
14 12 (5.13%) Sysprep
14 12 (5.13%) Check_MK
15 10 (4.27%) Zenoss
16 8 (3.42%) Opsview
17 7 (2.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 118 (50.43%) Cisco
2 83 (35.47%) VMware
3 47 (20.09%) Red Hat
4 43 (18.38%) Splunk
5 41 (17.52%) Microsoft
6 33 (14.10%) HP
6 33 (14.10%) F5
7 25 (10.68%) Oracle
8 23 (9.83%) SolarWinds
9 22 (9.40%) Juniper
10 20 (8.55%) Dell
11 17 (7.26%) IBM
11 17 (7.26%) NetApp
12 15 (6.41%) Veeam
13 14 (5.98%) Rackspace
14 11 (4.70%) BMC
15 10 (4.27%) Sun
16 9 (3.85%) Symantec
16 9 (3.85%) Percona
17 8 (3.42%) Riverbed
Sutton, Surrey
Energon People
Salary: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago