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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 773 796 797
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 114 98 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.092% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 1.47% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96 89 68
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-19.47% +22.58%

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
7150 6657 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.68% 6.22% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5703 5211 4677
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 2 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 2 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 +35 111 £50,000 -4.76% 13
London +27 79 £52,500 - 7
City of London +20 19 £48,250 -10.23% 1
East of England +9 13 £20,000 - 1
South East -21 13 £46,500 -22.50% 3
Cambridge - 7 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire -3 6 £20,000 - 1
Surrey +2 5 £36,500 -39.16% 1
Hemel Hempstead -16 4 £20,000 -
Abingdon - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
North West - 4 £36,250 -
Berkshire -6 3 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Reading -9 3 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Reigate - 2 £35,750 -
Watford - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £36,250 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Burnley - 2 £36,250 -
Scotland +16 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Staines +10 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh +4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -5 1 - - 1
West Midlands -25 1 £57,500 +21.05%
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Epsom - 1 £46,500 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £39,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 225 (87.55%) Linux
2 209 (81.32%) Nagios
3 131 (50.97%) Cisco
4 119 (46.30%) Firewall
5 116 (45.14%) VMware
5 116 (45.14%) Bash Shell
6 115 (44.75%) MySQL
7 113 (43.97%) Windows
8 105 (40.86%) Perl
9 100 (38.91%) Puppet
10 90 (35.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 82 (31.91%) Red Hat
12 79 (30.74%) Apache
13 78 (30.35%) Python
14 77 (29.96%) PHP
15 69 (26.85%) Cisco Certification
16 67 (26.07%) Configuration Management
17 65 (25.29%) VPN
18 63 (24.51%) LAMP
19 62 (24.12%) DNS
20 58 (22.57%) PostgreSQL
20 58 (22.57%) Cisco ASA
21 57 (22.18%) BGP
21 57 (22.18%) CCNP
22 56 (21.79%) MPLS
22 56 (21.79%) Opscode Chef
23 55 (21.40%) Open Source
24 53 (20.62%) CentOS
25 52 (20.23%) Git (software)
26 51 (19.84%) HP

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 79 (30.74%) Apache
2 45 (17.51%) Tomcat
3 39 (15.18%) nginx
4 24 (9.34%) IIS
5 17 (6.61%) MS Exchange
6 16 (6.23%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.50%) JBoss
7 9 (3.50%) Jetty
7 9 (3.50%) OpenStack
8 8 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.72%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.33%) Node.js
10 6 (2.33%) Confluence
11 4 (1.56%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.56%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.78%) Eucalyptus
12 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.39%) Lync
13 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.61%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.28%) MS Office
4 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.29%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.84%) PaaS
3 11 (4.28%) GitHub
4 8 (3.11%) SaaS
5 7 (2.72%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.56%) IaaS
8 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 119 (46.30%) Firewall
2 65 (25.29%) VPN
3 62 (24.12%) DNS
4 58 (22.57%) Cisco ASA
5 57 (22.18%) BGP
6 56 (21.79%) MPLS
7 51 (19.84%) SAN
8 48 (18.68%) TCP/IP
9 44 (17.12%) OSPF
10 41 (15.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (15.56%) VLAN
12 38 (14.79%) IPsec
13 37 (14.40%) Internet
13 37 (14.40%) WAN
14 31 (12.06%) VoIP
14 31 (12.06%) DHCP
15 29 (11.28%) Cisco IOS
16 27 (10.51%) LAN
16 27 (10.51%) SSL
17 26 (10.12%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (44.75%) MySQL
2 58 (22.57%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (14.40%) SQL Server
4 34 (13.23%) MongoDB
5 32 (12.45%) NoSQL
6 17 (6.61%) MariaDB
7 16 (6.23%) Relational Database
8 13 (5.06%) Redis
8 13 (5.06%) Informix
8 13 (5.06%) Hadoop
9 12 (4.67%) RDBMS
10 11 (4.28%) Big Data
11 10 (3.89%) Couchbase
11 10 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (3.11%) QlikView
13 7 (2.72%) CouchDB
13 7 (2.72%) Riak
14 4 (1.56%) HBase
14 4 (1.56%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (20.23%) Git (software)
2 37 (14.40%) Subversion
3 30 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.06%) Hudson
4 13 (5.06%) JIRA
5 9 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.56%) Maven
7 2 (0.78%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (8.17%) Finance
1 21 (8.17%) Games
2 18 (7.00%) Back Office
3 16 (6.23%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.11%) Billing
5 6 (2.33%) Publishing
6 5 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.56%) Retail
8 3 (1.17%) iGaming
9 2 (0.78%) Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (37.35%) Administrator
2 73 (28.40%) Systems Administrator
3 64 (24.90%) Linux Administrator
4 60 (23.35%) Network Engineer
5 42 (16.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 30 (11.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 28 (10.89%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.50%) Consultant
11 8 (3.11%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.11%) DBA
12 7 (2.72%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 7 (2.72%) Web Administrator
13 6 (2.33%) Systems Support Engineer
13 6 (2.33%) Team Leader
13 6 (2.33%) Systems Support
14 5 (1.95%) Cisco Engineer
14 5 (1.95%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.51%) LAMP
2 35 (13.62%) Web Services
3 12 (4.67%) Memcached
3 12 (4.67%) AngularJS
4 11 (4.28%) Symfony
5 8 (3.11%) XML
5 8 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (3.11%) JMX
5 8 (3.11%) HornetQ
6 6 (2.33%) RESTful
7 5 (1.95%) Middleware
7 5 (1.95%) JSON
8 4 (1.56%) Kafka
9 3 (1.17%) Sensu
9 3 (1.17%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.17%) .NET
10 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.78%) HTML
11 1 (0.39%) COM
11 1 (0.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.40%) Open Source
2 30 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (9.34%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.84%) Replication
5 14 (5.45%) Clustering
6 13 (5.06%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (3.11%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.72%) EqualLogic
9 7 (2.72%) IBM XIV
10 6 (2.33%) iPad
10 6 (2.33%) HP StorageWorks
10 6 (2.33%) CCTV
10 6 (2.33%) Derivative
11 5 (1.95%) Online Games
12 4 (1.56%) Streaming Music
12 4 (1.56%) Fixed Income
13 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.17%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 225 (87.55%) Linux
2 113 (43.97%) Windows
3 53 (20.62%) CentOS
4 51 (19.84%) Ubuntu
5 44 (17.12%) UNIX
6 33 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (11.67%) Debian
8 20 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (6.23%) Solaris
10 12 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.78%) OpenBSD
11 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.78%) AIX
11 2 (0.78%) HPUX
11 2 (0.78%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.39%) SUSE
12 1 (0.39%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.07%) Configuration Management
2 34 (13.23%) DevOps
3 31 (12.06%) Load Balancing
4 30 (11.67%) Project Management
4 30 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (9.34%) ITIL
7 20 (7.78%) Network Monitoring
8 19 (7.39%) Change Control
8 19 (7.39%) Network Management
9 18 (7.00%) Network Design
10 15 (5.84%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.84%) Use Case
11 14 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (4.67%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.28%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (3.50%) Business Continuity
14 9 (3.50%) Service Delivery
15 8 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (2.72%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (45.14%) Bash Shell
2 105 (40.86%) Perl
3 78 (30.35%) Python
4 77 (29.96%) PHP
5 51 (19.84%) Ruby
6 42 (16.34%) SQL
7 40 (15.56%) Shell Script
8 33 (12.84%) Java
9 31 (12.06%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.50%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.56%) C
12 3 (1.17%) C++
12 3 (1.17%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.17%) AWK
13 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (26.85%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (22.18%) CCNP
3 46 (17.90%) Degree
4 26 (10.12%) CCIE
5 23 (8.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (6.61%) RHCE
7 14 (5.45%) CCNA
8 12 (4.67%) CCIP
9 8 (3.11%) CCSP
10 7 (2.72%) CISSP
10 7 (2.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.72%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.33%) MCSE
11 6 (2.33%) MCSA
12 4 (1.56%) VCP4
12 4 (1.56%) MCITP
12 4 (1.56%) CCDE
13 2 (0.78%) HNC
13 2 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (35.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (15.56%) vSphere
3 29 (11.28%) NFS
4 24 (9.34%) Active Directory
5 23 (8.95%) KVM
6 22 (8.56%) Hyper-V
7 21 (8.17%) Xen
7 21 (8.17%) VMware ESX
8 20 (7.78%) Snort
9 18 (7.00%) Varnish
10 16 (6.23%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (6.23%) Openswan
11 12 (4.67%) Terminal Services
12 9 (3.50%) Docker
13 7 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (2.72%) Samba
13 7 (2.72%) Postfix
13 7 (2.72%) Corosync
14 6 (2.33%) Squid
15 5 (1.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 209 (81.32%) Nagios
2 100 (38.91%) Puppet
3 56 (21.79%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (18.68%) ZABBIX
5 41 (15.95%) OpenView
6 26 (10.12%) SolarWinds Orion
7 18 (7.00%) Ganglia
8 14 (5.45%) Opsview
9 13 (5.06%) Salt
9 13 (5.06%) Munin
10 12 (4.67%) Tivoli
10 12 (4.67%) Sysprep
10 12 (4.67%) Zenoss
10 12 (4.67%) Ansible
11 10 (3.89%) Graphite
12 9 (3.50%) Icinga
12 9 (3.50%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (2.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 7 (2.72%) OPNET
13 7 (2.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 131 (50.97%) Cisco
2 116 (45.14%) VMware
3 82 (31.91%) Red Hat
4 51 (19.84%) HP
5 46 (17.90%) Microsoft
5 46 (17.90%) F5
6 42 (16.34%) SolarWinds
7 39 (15.18%) Splunk
8 37 (14.40%) Juniper
9 32 (12.45%) Oracle
10 30 (11.67%) NetApp
11 25 (9.73%) Riverbed
12 17 (6.61%) Percona
13 11 (4.28%) CheckPoint
14 10 (3.89%) Symantec
14 10 (3.89%) EMC
14 10 (3.89%) IBM
15 9 (3.50%) Citrix
15 9 (3.50%) Rackspace
16 8 (3.11%) Dell
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
UK
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, South West, United Kingdom
Evolving Systems
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Isle of Man
Derivco International Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Telefonica
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago