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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 811 761 738
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 91 164 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.15% 2.10% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 78 144 116
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,722 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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
7923 7816 6951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.16% 6.73% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6446 6210 5636
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,350 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% -

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 September 2015 within the UK.

Cacti Salary Histogram in the UK

Cacti
Top 27 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 September 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 -42 88 £48,000 +1.05% 16
London -61 44 £55,000 +10.00% 6
South East -8 26 £44,750 -0.55% 3
Berkshire +25 17 £44,750 +49.16% 2
Reading +19 17 £44,750 +49.16% 2
East of England +3 9 £48,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire -4 8 £47,750 -16.95%
Yorkshire +12 6 £60,000 +100.00% 4
Surrey -2 6 £52,500 +6.06% 1
West Yorkshire +12 5 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Leeds +10 5 £62,500 +8.69% 3
City of London -5 5 £42,500 -3.40%
Staines -12 5 £52,500 - 1
Watford -1 4 £48,000 -16.52%
Manchester +5 3 £32,500 +42.85%
Salford +5 3 £32,500 +22.64%
Scotland -2 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North West -3 3 £32,500 +42.85%
Edinburgh -4 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Oxfordshire +5 2 £37,722 -16.17%
South Yorkshire 0 1 £26,500 +7.07% 1
Sheffield 0 1 £26,500 +7.07% 1
Egham -5 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £30,000 -
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - -

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 189 (90.00%) Linux
2 148 (70.48%) Nagios
3 109 (51.90%) Puppet
4 97 (46.19%) Apache
5 95 (45.24%) Cisco
6 90 (42.86%) MySQL
7 86 (40.95%) DNS
7 86 (40.95%) Configuration Management
8 84 (40.00%) VMware
9 79 (37.62%) Perl
10 77 (36.67%) Windows
11 69 (32.86%) Python
12 61 (29.05%) Tomcat
12 61 (29.05%) Firewall
13 60 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 56 (26.67%) Degree
15 55 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
16 54 (25.71%) Data Centre
16 54 (25.71%) CCNP
17 53 (25.24%) Cisco ASA
17 53 (25.24%) DevOps
18 51 (24.29%) Bash Shell
19 50 (23.81%) BGP
20 49 (23.33%) ZABBIX
20 49 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
21 48 (22.86%) Computer Science
22 46 (21.90%) SAN
23 43 (20.48%) Graphite
24 42 (20.00%) PHP
25 41 (19.52%) Web Services

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 97 (46.19%) Apache
2 61 (29.05%) Tomcat
3 36 (17.14%) nginx
4 23 (10.95%) JBoss
5 18 (8.57%) WebLogic
5 18 (8.57%) OpenStack
6 17 (8.10%) WebSphere
7 12 (5.71%) IIS
8 10 (4.76%) MS Exchange
9 9 (4.29%) Eucalyptus
10 5 (2.38%) Joomla!
10 5 (2.38%) Mule
10 5 (2.38%) WordPress
11 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.95%) Moodle
13 2 (0.95%) Confluence
13 2 (0.95%) Drupal
Applications
1 34 (16.19%) MS Visio
2 27 (12.86%) MS Excel
3 15 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 49 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.67%) PaaS
3 13 (6.19%) SaaS
4 12 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (3.81%) IaaS
7 7 (3.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (2.38%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.90%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 86 (40.95%) DNS
2 61 (29.05%) Firewall
3 53 (25.24%) Cisco ASA
4 50 (23.81%) BGP
5 46 (21.90%) SAN
6 39 (18.57%) SMTP
7 38 (18.10%) HTTP
8 36 (17.14%) VPN
9 35 (16.67%) MPLS
10 34 (16.19%) TCP/IP
11 33 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (14.76%) NAS
12 31 (14.76%) iSCSI
13 29 (13.81%) Cisco IOS
14 27 (12.86%) WAN
15 26 (12.38%) DHCP
15 26 (12.38%) Internet
16 25 (11.90%) OSPF
16 25 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 24 (11.43%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (42.86%) MySQL
2 25 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.81%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.81%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.38%) Informix
5 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.43%) QlikView
7 2 (0.95%) Big Data
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.48%) Redis
8 1 (0.48%) DB2
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.71%) Subversion
4 9 (4.29%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.81%) JIRA
6 5 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.38%) Hudson
7 3 (1.43%) Maven
8 2 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.95%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.48%) MSI
9 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (9.05%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.19%) Finance
3 10 (4.76%) Games
4 8 (3.81%) Retail
5 7 (3.33%) Billing
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (35.24%) Administrator
2 57 (27.14%) Systems Administrator
3 44 (20.95%) Linux Administrator
4 42 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 35 (16.67%) Network Engineer
6 26 (12.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (10.48%) Support Engineer
8 18 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (7.62%) Network Administrator
9 16 (7.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 15 (7.14%) Applications Support
11 14 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
11 14 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (6.19%) Senior Network Administrator
12 13 (6.19%) Applications Support Engineer
13 12 (5.71%) Senior Support Engineer
14 9 (4.29%) Cloud Engineer
15 8 (3.81%) Software Engineer
16 7 (3.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 6 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.52%) Web Services
2 34 (16.19%) LAMP
3 17 (8.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (8.10%) MCollective
4 15 (7.14%) Memcached
5 14 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (4.29%) Sensu
7 7 (3.33%) Esper
7 7 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (2.38%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 4 (1.90%) Django
10 3 (1.43%) Middleware
10 3 (1.43%) OLE
10 3 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.95%) .NET
11 2 (0.95%) RESTful
11 2 (0.95%) ZeroMQ
12 1 (0.48%) CSS
12 1 (0.48%) CGI
12 1 (0.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 48 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 28 (13.33%) Replication
4 26 (12.38%) EqualLogic
5 16 (7.62%) Clustering
6 8 (3.81%) Private Cloud
7 7 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.86%) Statistics
9 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.90%) Social Media
9 4 (1.90%) CCTV
9 4 (1.90%) CLARiiON
9 4 (1.90%) Social Network
9 4 (1.90%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.43%) Online Games
10 3 (1.43%) Streaming Music
11 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.95%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.48%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 189 (90.00%) Linux
2 77 (36.67%) Windows
3 22 (10.48%) CentOS
3 22 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (9.52%) Solaris
5 17 (8.10%) UNIX
6 14 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.38%) Debian
10 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.95%) HPUX
13 1 (0.48%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.95%) Configuration Management
2 53 (25.24%) DevOps
3 36 (17.14%) Open Source
4 35 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 32 (15.24%) Change Control
6 28 (13.33%) Network Management
7 25 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
7 25 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (10.48%) Network Design
9 21 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 20 (9.52%) Project Management
11 17 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (4.76%) Service Delivery
16 9 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
17 8 (3.81%) ITIL
17 8 (3.81%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 79 (37.62%) Perl
2 69 (32.86%) Python
3 51 (24.29%) Bash Shell
4 42 (20.00%) PHP
5 36 (17.14%) Java
5 36 (17.14%) Ruby
6 18 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 13 (6.19%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.33%) C
9 4 (1.90%) SQL
10 2 (0.95%) C++
10 2 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.95%) VBScript
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (26.67%) Degree
3 54 (25.71%) CCNP
4 22 (10.48%) CCIE
5 21 (10.00%) CCNA
6 18 (8.57%) CCIP
7 6 (2.86%) CCSP
8 4 (1.90%) CISSP
8 4 (1.90%) CCDE
8 4 (1.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.43%) LPIC
10 2 (0.95%) HND
10 2 (0.95%) ISEB
10 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.95%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (0.95%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (16.19%) vSphere
3 32 (15.24%) VMware ESX
4 20 (9.52%) Squid
5 18 (8.57%) qmail
6 15 (7.14%) Varnish
7 13 (6.19%) Active Directory
8 12 (5.71%) NFS
9 9 (4.29%) iptables
9 9 (4.29%) Hyper-V
10 8 (3.81%) Sendmail
11 7 (3.33%) KVM
12 6 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.90%) Xen
14 3 (1.43%) Terminal Services
14 3 (1.43%) Postfix
14 3 (1.43%) Docker
14 3 (1.43%) GlusterFS
15 2 (0.95%) Corosync
15 2 (0.95%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 148 (70.48%) Nagios
2 109 (51.90%) Puppet
3 55 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (23.33%) ZABBIX
5 43 (20.48%) Graphite
6 39 (18.57%) Ganglia
7 33 (15.71%) logstash
8 27 (12.86%) collectd
9 25 (11.90%) OpenView
10 22 (10.48%) BMC Marimba
11 20 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
11 20 (9.52%) Ansible
12 19 (9.05%) Check_MK
13 17 (8.10%) Cisco Prime
13 17 (8.10%) OpenNMS
14 10 (4.76%) Salt
14 10 (4.76%) Opsview
15 9 (4.29%) Tivoli
16 7 (3.33%) Sysprep
16 7 (3.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 95 (45.24%) Cisco
2 84 (40.00%) VMware
3 41 (19.52%) Red Hat
4 36 (17.14%) Splunk
5 33 (15.71%) F5
6 32 (15.24%) Microsoft
7 26 (12.38%) Oracle
7 26 (12.38%) Dell
8 24 (11.43%) HP
8 24 (11.43%) Veeam
9 23 (10.95%) SolarWinds
9 23 (10.95%) IBM
10 15 (7.14%) NetApp
10 15 (7.14%) Rackspace
11 14 (6.67%) CheckPoint
12 12 (5.71%) Juniper
13 9 (4.29%) BMC
14 8 (3.81%) Sun
15 7 (3.33%) Crossbeam
16 6 (2.86%) Symantec
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Croydon, Surrey, London (CR0)
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 40k
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago