The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cacti
UK
Rank 797 798 830
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 54 120 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 1.55% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 102 91
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £69,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% -2.00%

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
7088 7747 7786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.41% 7.83% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5820 6313 6227
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cacti as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Cacti Salary Histogram in the UK

Cacti
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 53 £47,500 -5.00% 6
London +32 30 £50,000 -9.09%
South East +66 13 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Surrey +56 11 £60,000 +26.31% 1
North West -8 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Manchester -14 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Rochdale - 6 £40,000 - 1
Croydon - 4 £50,000 -
Reading +34 2 £65,000 +40.92%
Berkshire +23 2 £65,000 +36.84%
City of London +13 2 £60,000 +4.34%
Woking - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cacti also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cacti.

1 97 (83.62%) Nagios
2 85 (73.28%) Linux
3 55 (47.41%) Firewall
4 50 (43.10%) MySQL
4 50 (43.10%) Apache
4 50 (43.10%) Puppet
5 48 (41.38%) Configuration Management
6 46 (39.66%) Cisco
7 43 (37.07%) Windows
8 39 (33.62%) TCP/IP
9 36 (31.03%) Perl
10 31 (26.72%) MPLS
10 31 (26.72%) Tomcat
10 31 (26.72%) DNS
11 30 (25.86%) BGP
11 30 (25.86%) Data Centre
12 29 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 29 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 29 (25.00%) SAN
12 29 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 27 (23.28%) Internet
13 27 (23.28%) VMware
14 26 (22.41%) Python
15 25 (21.55%) Oracle
15 25 (21.55%) Red Hat
16 24 (20.69%) OSPF
16 24 (20.69%) CCNP
16 24 (20.69%) Open Source
16 24 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (19.83%) VPN

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (43.10%) Apache
2 31 (26.72%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.34%) nginx
4 11 (9.48%) Drupal
4 11 (9.48%) Eucalyptus
5 7 (6.03%) IIS
6 4 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.86%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.48%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (5.17%) SaaS
4 5 (4.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (47.41%) Firewall
2 39 (33.62%) TCP/IP
3 31 (26.72%) DNS
3 31 (26.72%) MPLS
4 30 (25.86%) BGP
5 29 (25.00%) SAN
6 27 (23.28%) Internet
7 24 (20.69%) OSPF
8 23 (19.83%) VPN
9 22 (18.97%) LDAP
10 20 (17.24%) SSH
11 19 (16.38%) HSRP
11 19 (16.38%) LAN
12 18 (15.52%) IPsec
12 18 (15.52%) Kerberos
13 17 (14.66%) Network Security
14 16 (13.79%) VoIP
15 15 (12.93%) Wireless
16 14 (12.07%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (11.21%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (43.10%) MySQL
2 18 (15.52%) DB2
2 18 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (15.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.31%) OrientDB
4 3 (2.59%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.34%) Subversion
3 7 (6.03%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.59%) JIRA
5 2 (1.72%) GitLab
General
1 21 (18.10%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.76%) Games
3 7 (6.03%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.59%) Finance
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (31.90%) Network Engineer
2 33 (28.45%) Administrator
3 29 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (19.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 22 (18.97%) Linux Administrator
6 20 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (16.38%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (15.52%) Unix Engineer
9 16 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 14 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 12 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (8.62%) DevOps Administrator
13 9 (7.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
14 8 (6.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 7 (6.03%) AWS DevOps
15 7 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
15 7 (6.03%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 6 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.83%) Web Services
2 15 (12.93%) LAMP
3 12 (10.34%) 802.1X
4 11 (9.48%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (9.48%) Sensu
5 6 (5.17%) FFmpeg
6 1 (0.86%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 1 (0.86%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.86%) JSON
6 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.86%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.66%) Statistics
3 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.48%) Enterprise Cloud
5 8 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (6.90%) Replication
6 6 (5.17%) Digital Media
6 6 (5.17%) iPad
6 6 (5.17%) Video on Demand
7 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.31%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.45%) IPTV
8 4 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.72%) Clustering
10 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (73.28%) Linux
2 43 (37.07%) Windows
3 20 (17.24%) Solaris
3 20 (17.24%) Unix
4 16 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 12 (10.34%) CentOS
6 8 (6.90%) Ubuntu
7 7 (6.03%) Debian
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.17%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.17%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.31%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.38%) Configuration Management
2 24 (20.69%) Open Source
2 24 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (18.97%) DevOps
3 22 (18.97%) Mentoring
4 21 (18.10%) Patch Management
5 18 (15.52%) Capacity Management
5 18 (15.52%) Change Management
5 18 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (14.66%) Asset Management
6 17 (14.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (13.79%) Server Building
8 12 (10.34%) Load Balancing
9 11 (9.48%) Network Management
9 11 (9.48%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (9.48%) Open Source Development
10 10 (8.62%) Risk Management
11 9 (7.76%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (7.76%) High Availability
12 8 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.03%) Perl
2 26 (22.41%) Python
3 22 (18.97%) Bash Shell
3 22 (18.97%) PHP
4 20 (17.24%) Shell Script
5 16 (13.79%) Ruby
6 5 (4.31%) Java
7 2 (1.72%) SQL
8 1 (0.86%) C#
8 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (20.69%) CCNP
3 14 (12.07%) CCNA
3 14 (12.07%) Degree
4 6 (5.17%) JNCIP
5 3 (2.59%) CCIE
5 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.59%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.72%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.86%) CCIP
7 1 (0.86%) CCSP
7 1 (0.86%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.86%) MCSA
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.86%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) QA
2 6 (5.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (18.97%) Active Directory
1 22 (18.97%) iptables
2 20 (17.24%) Docker
3 18 (15.52%) Samba
4 17 (14.66%) Firmware
4 17 (14.66%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 13 (11.21%) Varnish
6 11 (9.48%) GlusterFS
7 9 (7.76%) vSphere
8 8 (6.90%) XenServer
9 7 (6.03%) NFS
9 7 (6.03%) pfSense
9 7 (6.03%) VMware ESX
10 6 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (1.72%) KVM
13 1 (0.86%) Ceph
13 1 (0.86%) Corosync
13 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 97 (83.62%) Nagios
2 50 (43.10%) Puppet
3 29 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (15.52%) Oracle ZFS
4 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Satellite
5 17 (14.66%) HP Data Protector
5 17 (14.66%) NetBackup
6 14 (12.07%) OpenView
7 12 (10.34%) Ansible
8 11 (9.48%) Ganglia
8 11 (9.48%) OpenNMS
8 11 (9.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 10 (8.62%) ZABBIX
10 7 (6.03%) BMC Marimba
10 7 (6.03%) Graylog
11 6 (5.17%) RANCID
11 6 (5.17%) SCCM
12 5 (4.31%) Graphite
12 5 (4.31%) SmokePing
13 4 (3.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 46 (39.66%) Cisco
2 27 (23.28%) VMware
3 25 (21.55%) Oracle
3 25 (21.55%) Red Hat
4 21 (18.10%) HP
5 18 (15.52%) NetApp
5 18 (15.52%) Sun
6 16 (13.79%) SolarWinds
7 13 (11.21%) CheckPoint
7 13 (11.21%) F5
8 11 (9.48%) BMC
8 11 (9.48%) Citrix
8 11 (9.48%) Splunk
9 10 (8.62%) Juniper
10 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
11 8 (6.90%) Dell
12 7 (6.03%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (6.03%) EqualLogic
12 7 (6.03%) Palo Alto
12 7 (6.03%) Veeam
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Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive salary & Excellent benefits
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