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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 769 807 815
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 121 126 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 1.68% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 91 93 75
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,505 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £32,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+40.76% -13.90%

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
7597 7486 6724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.87% 6.23% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6042 5917 5180
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +4 117 £50,000 +5.26% 4
London +24 71 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South East +22 27 £50,000 -16.66% 1
City of London +35 16 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Berkshire -3 13 £52,500 -12.50%
Reading -4 13 £52,500 -12.50%
East of England +28 9 £41,250 +106.25%
Surrey +14 9 £46,500 -22.50% 1
Hertfordshire 0 6 £45,000 +125.00%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Isle of Man - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +15 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Leeds +9 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Yorkshire -6 3 £60,000 +124.29%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £37,500 -
Epsom - 3 £46,500 -
East Midlands +19 2 £42,500 +46.55%
North West +14 2 £32,500 -
South West -20 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Hemel Hempstead -25 2 £20,000 -
Bath - 2 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £42,500 -
Woking - 2 £44,500 -
Reigate - 2 £35,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £35,000 -
Manchester +6 1 - -
West Midlands -33 1 £32,500 +8.33%

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 215 (90.34%) Linux
2 184 (77.31%) Nagios
3 135 (56.72%) Cisco
4 110 (46.22%) Firewall
5 97 (40.76%) VMware
6 94 (39.50%) MySQL
7 93 (39.08%) Puppet
8 91 (38.24%) Windows
9 84 (35.29%) Bash Shell
10 77 (32.35%) Apache
11 72 (30.25%) DNS
11 72 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 71 (29.83%) Perl
13 70 (29.41%) Red Hat
14 69 (28.99%) Python
15 67 (28.15%) Configuration Management
16 63 (26.47%) BGP
17 61 (25.63%) Cisco Certification
18 60 (25.21%) PHP
19 57 (23.95%) VPN
19 57 (23.95%) Cisco ASA
20 55 (23.11%) MPLS
20 55 (23.11%) LAMP
21 54 (22.69%) CCNP
21 54 (22.69%) Amazon AWS
22 53 (22.27%) ZABBIX
22 53 (22.27%) Opscode Chef
23 51 (21.43%) Open Source
24 49 (20.59%) DevOps
24 49 (20.59%) HP

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 77 (32.35%) Apache
2 39 (16.39%) Tomcat
3 30 (12.61%) nginx
4 22 (9.24%) IIS
5 17 (7.14%) MS Exchange
6 14 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.36%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.36%) OpenStack
7 8 (3.36%) Confluence
7 8 (3.36%) Eucalyptus
8 7 (2.94%) JBoss
9 6 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.68%) Node.js
10 4 (1.68%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.26%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.26%) WordPress
11 3 (1.26%) Moodle
12 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.84%) Drupal
12 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.92%) MS Visio
3 14 (5.88%) MS Office
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 54 (22.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.62%) SaaS
4 10 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.94%) Datadog
6 7 (2.94%) OpenShift
6 7 (2.94%) PaaS
7 5 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.26%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.84%) IaaS
10 1 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 110 (46.22%) Firewall
2 72 (30.25%) DNS
3 63 (26.47%) BGP
4 57 (23.95%) VPN
4 57 (23.95%) Cisco ASA
5 55 (23.11%) MPLS
6 48 (20.17%) SAN
7 46 (19.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 42 (17.65%) OSPF
9 38 (15.97%) Internet
10 35 (14.71%) TCP/IP
11 33 (13.87%) WAN
11 33 (13.87%) VLAN
12 30 (12.61%) HTTP
13 29 (12.18%) SMTP
13 29 (12.18%) DHCP
13 29 (12.18%) Cisco IOS
14 28 (11.76%) IPsec
15 25 (10.50%) EIGRP
16 24 (10.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (39.50%) MySQL
2 37 (15.55%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
4 21 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.04%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.04%) MariaDB
5 12 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.20%) Redis
7 9 (3.78%) Informix
7 9 (3.78%) QlikView
8 8 (3.36%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.94%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.52%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.68%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.68%) Big Data
11 4 (1.68%) HBase
12 3 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.42%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 28 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.40%) Subversion
3 16 (6.72%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.62%) JIRA
5 10 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.36%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.52%) Maven
8 3 (1.26%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.84%) Hudson
General
1 19 (7.98%) Finance
2 18 (7.56%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.56%) Games
3 11 (4.62%) Back Office
4 9 (3.78%) Billing
5 6 (2.52%) Publishing
6 3 (1.26%) Retail
6 3 (1.26%) iGaming
7 2 (0.84%) Marketing
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (32.77%) Administrator
2 69 (28.99%) Systems Administrator
3 54 (22.69%) Network Engineer
4 45 (18.91%) Linux Administrator
5 43 (18.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 32 (13.45%) Systems Engineer
7 30 (12.61%) Senior Network Engineer
8 18 (7.56%) Linux Engineer
9 16 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (4.20%) Network Administrator
10 10 (4.20%) Consultant
11 8 (3.36%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 7 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
12 7 (2.94%) DBA
12 7 (2.94%) Web Administrator
12 7 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.11%) LAMP
2 34 (14.29%) Web Services
3 13 (5.46%) Memcached
4 11 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (3.78%) Sensu
6 8 (3.36%) RESTful
6 8 (3.36%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (2.10%) XML
7 5 (2.10%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (2.10%) JSON
8 4 (1.68%) Kafka
9 3 (1.26%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 3 (1.26%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.26%) Django
9 3 (1.26%) .NET
10 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.84%) HTML
11 1 (0.42%) Sphinx
11 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.42%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.43%) Open Source
2 27 (11.34%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.82%) Replication
4 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (6.72%) Clustering
6 14 (5.88%) EqualLogic
7 10 (4.20%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.36%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.94%) HP StorageWorks
9 7 (2.94%) Online Games
10 6 (2.52%) CCTV
10 6 (2.52%) iPad
11 5 (2.10%) Private Cloud
11 5 (2.10%) Public Cloud
11 5 (2.10%) Streaming Music
12 4 (1.68%) Derivative
12 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (1.26%) Social Network
13 3 (1.26%) BYOD
13 3 (1.26%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 215 (90.34%) Linux
2 91 (38.24%) Windows
3 44 (18.49%) Ubuntu
4 40 (16.81%) CentOS
5 37 (15.55%) UNIX
6 30 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (10.08%) Solaris
8 21 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.46%) Debian
10 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.84%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.84%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.84%) HPUX
14 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.15%) Configuration Management
2 49 (20.59%) DevOps
3 30 (12.61%) Load Balancing
4 29 (12.18%) Project Management
5 26 (10.92%) Network Monitoring
6 24 (10.08%) Network Management
7 23 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (9.24%) Change Control
9 20 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (8.40%) Network Design
10 19 (7.98%) ITIL
11 15 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (5.04%) E-Commerce
13 12 (5.04%) Service Delivery
14 11 (4.62%) Mentoring
15 10 (4.20%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (4.20%) Use Case
16 9 (3.78%) Change Management
17 7 (2.94%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 84 (35.29%) Bash Shell
2 71 (29.83%) Perl
3 69 (28.99%) Python
4 60 (25.21%) PHP
5 49 (20.59%) Ruby
6 42 (17.65%) Java
7 30 (12.61%) PowerShell
8 26 (10.92%) SQL
9 24 (10.08%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.36%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.10%) C
12 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.26%) AWK
14 2 (0.84%) VBScript
14 2 (0.84%) C++
15 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 61 (25.63%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (22.69%) CCNP
3 44 (18.49%) Degree
4 23 (9.66%) CCIE
5 17 (7.14%) CCIP
6 12 (5.04%) CCNA
6 12 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.78%) RHCE
8 6 (2.52%) CCSP
9 4 (1.68%) HND
9 4 (1.68%) LPIC
10 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.26%) CISSP
11 2 (0.84%) HNC
11 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.84%) MCSE
11 2 (0.84%) MCSA
11 2 (0.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.52%) SLA
3 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 72 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (15.13%) vSphere
3 31 (13.03%) VMware ESX
4 27 (11.34%) NFS
5 25 (10.50%) Hyper-V
6 22 (9.24%) Varnish
7 21 (8.82%) Active Directory
8 14 (5.88%) Openswan
9 13 (5.46%) Terminal Services
10 12 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (3.78%) Docker
12 8 (3.36%) iptables
12 8 (3.36%) Xen
13 7 (2.94%) Sendmail
14 5 (2.10%) KVM
14 5 (2.10%) Postfix
15 4 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 4 (1.68%) HDFS
15 4 (1.68%) XenApp
16 3 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 184 (77.31%) Nagios
2 93 (39.08%) Puppet
3 53 (22.27%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (22.27%) ZABBIX
4 45 (18.91%) OpenView
5 24 (10.08%) Ansible
6 22 (9.24%) Ganglia
7 19 (7.98%) SolarWinds Orion
8 17 (7.14%) Zenoss
9 15 (6.30%) Tivoli
9 15 (6.30%) Graphite
10 13 (5.46%) Sysprep
11 12 (5.04%) Munin
11 12 (5.04%) logstash
12 10 (4.20%) Opsview
13 9 (3.78%) Icinga
14 8 (3.36%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (3.36%) OpenNMS
14 8 (3.36%) BMC Marimba
15 7 (2.94%) OPNET
Vendors
1 135 (56.72%) Cisco
2 97 (40.76%) VMware
3 70 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 49 (20.59%) HP
5 45 (18.91%) Microsoft
6 43 (18.07%) Splunk
7 40 (16.81%) Juniper
8 38 (15.97%) F5
9 33 (13.87%) SolarWinds
10 31 (13.03%) Oracle
11 30 (12.61%) NetApp
12 18 (7.56%) Riverbed
13 14 (5.88%) Dell
13 14 (5.88%) Percona
13 14 (5.88%) Rackspace
14 12 (5.04%) IBM
14 12 (5.04%) Veeam
15 10 (4.20%) CheckPoint
16 8 (3.36%) Symantec
16 8 (3.36%) BMC
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