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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 828 824 844
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 123 117 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.61% 1.59% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 95
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,600 £33,494
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+30.71% -36.25%

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
7654 7355 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5874 5338
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,236
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +9 115 £50,000 - 21
London -26 54 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Yorkshire +45 33 £50,000 -9.09% 3
West Yorkshire +24 21 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Leeds +15 21 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South Yorkshire - 14 £50,000 - 1
Sheffield - 14 £50,000 - 1
South East -7 10 £48,000 +27.15% 6
East of England 0 9 £50,000 +150.00%
Berkshire - 8 £47,750 -
City of London +46 7 £57,500 +15.00% 2
West Midlands -10 6 £55,000 -4.34%
Newbury - 6 £48,000 -
Cambridge 0 5 - -
Cambridgeshire -1 5 - -
Hertfordshire -5 4 £50,000 +150.00%
North West +2 3 £41,250 +3.12% 4
County Antrim - 3 £33,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £33,000 -
Belfast - 3 £33,000 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Surrey +2 2 £75,000 +105.47% 6
Liverpool - 2 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £43,750 -
Staffordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester +16 1 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Egham +1 1 - - 1
Birmingham -8 1 £57,500 -
Guildford - 1 £75,000 - 2

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 170 (71.73%) Nagios
2 155 (65.40%) Linux
3 139 (58.65%) Cisco
4 117 (49.37%) Windows
5 115 (48.52%) VMware
6 103 (43.46%) Firewall
7 94 (39.66%) Perl
8 92 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
9 89 (37.55%) Python
10 88 (37.13%) Bash Shell
11 85 (35.86%) MySQL
12 81 (34.18%) SolarWinds
13 78 (32.91%) F5
14 77 (32.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 74 (31.22%) Red Hat
16 69 (29.11%) Apache
17 68 (28.69%) CCNP
18 66 (27.85%) Amazon AWS
19 62 (26.16%) Puppet
19 62 (26.16%) Opscode Chef
20 61 (25.74%) Data Centre
21 58 (24.47%) Cisco ASA
21 58 (24.47%) Active Directory
22 57 (24.05%) Microsoft
23 56 (23.63%) Graphite
24 55 (23.21%) LAMP
25 53 (22.36%) Ruby
26 52 (21.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 51 (21.52%) DNS
28 49 (20.68%) High Availability

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (29.11%) Apache
2 46 (19.41%) Tomcat
3 32 (13.50%) CloudStack
4 27 (11.39%) nginx
5 16 (6.75%) JBoss
5 16 (6.75%) WebLogic
6 14 (5.91%) OpenStack
7 11 (4.64%) Lync
7 11 (4.64%) MS Exchange
8 10 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.95%) Joomla!
9 7 (2.95%) Moodle
9 7 (2.95%) WordPress
10 6 (2.53%) IIS
11 5 (2.11%) Jetty
11 5 (2.11%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.84%) SAS
14 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (7.17%) MS Visio
2 15 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.95%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (27.85%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.06%) Amazon S3
4 10 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.22%) IaaS
5 7 (2.95%) SaaS
6 5 (2.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (1.69%) Datadog
8 3 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.27%) PaaS
9 2 (0.84%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 103 (43.46%) Firewall
2 58 (24.47%) Cisco ASA
3 51 (21.52%) DNS
4 47 (19.83%) SMTP
4 47 (19.83%) WAN
5 43 (18.14%) Wireless
6 39 (16.46%) LAN
6 39 (16.46%) TCP/IP
6 39 (16.46%) VPN
7 38 (16.03%) Network Security
8 33 (13.92%) SAN
9 31 (13.08%) BIG-IP
10 29 (12.24%) BGP
10 29 (12.24%) SSL
11 27 (11.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (10.97%) FWSM
13 24 (10.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 24 (10.13%) OSPF
14 23 (9.70%) MPLS
15 22 (9.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (35.86%) MySQL
2 32 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (9.70%) Informix
4 22 (9.28%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.80%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.95%) Big Data
7 5 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.42%) DB2
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.13%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.86%) Subversion
4 17 (7.17%) JIRA
5 7 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.53%) GitLab
7 4 (1.69%) Hudson
8 3 (1.27%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.42%) Gradle
10 1 (0.42%) Maven
10 1 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (10.55%) Retail
2 18 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.49%) Games
4 12 (5.06%) Marketing
5 9 (3.80%) Finance
6 6 (2.53%) Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.84%) Back Office
8 2 (0.84%) iGaming
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (23.21%) Administrator
2 50 (21.10%) Network Engineer
3 44 (18.57%) Linux Administrator
4 42 (17.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 35 (14.77%) Systems Administrator
6 32 (13.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 28 (11.81%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (11.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (10.13%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (8.86%) AWS Engineer
10 18 (7.59%) Cisco Engineer
11 17 (7.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (7.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (6.75%) Support Engineer
12 16 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (6.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 13 (5.49%) Juniper Engineer
15 12 (5.06%) Analyst
15 12 (5.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 12 (5.06%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.21%) LAMP
2 29 (12.24%) LEMP Stack
3 21 (8.86%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (7.59%) Web Services
5 15 (6.33%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (4.64%) MCollective
7 8 (3.38%) LAPP Stack
8 7 (2.95%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 5 (2.11%) 802.1X
9 5 (2.11%) HornetQ
9 5 (2.11%) JMX
9 5 (2.11%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.69%) Middleware
10 4 (1.69%) Symfony
10 4 (1.69%) WebSockets
11 3 (1.27%) Memcached
11 3 (1.27%) mod_perl
12 2 (0.84%) Kafka
12 2 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (0.84%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.74%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.39%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.86%) Replication
4 14 (5.91%) Clustering
5 13 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (4.64%) Blackberry
6 11 (4.64%) EqualLogic
7 8 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.53%) IBM XIV
8 6 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.53%) Public Cloud
9 5 (2.11%) PMI
10 4 (1.69%) CLARiiON
10 4 (1.69%) PKI
11 2 (0.84%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.84%) Online Games
11 2 (0.84%) Social Gaming
12 1 (0.42%) iPad
12 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 155 (65.40%) Linux
2 117 (49.37%) Windows
3 52 (21.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (20.25%) Windows Server
5 37 (15.61%) CentOS
6 28 (11.81%) Unix
7 24 (10.13%) Debian
8 11 (4.64%) Solaris
9 7 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.68%) High Availability
2 40 (16.88%) Configuration Management
3 32 (13.50%) Network Monitoring
4 29 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (11.81%) DevOps
6 27 (11.39%) E-Commerce
6 27 (11.39%) Network Design
7 26 (10.97%) Mentoring
8 23 (9.70%) Load Balancing
9 21 (8.86%) Open Source
10 19 (8.02%) Incident Management
10 19 (8.02%) Line Management
11 17 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (7.17%) Time Management
12 15 (6.33%) Fault Analysis
13 14 (5.91%) Information Security
14 13 (5.49%) Network Management
15 11 (4.64%) Migration
16 10 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (4.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (39.66%) Perl
2 89 (37.55%) Python
3 88 (37.13%) Bash Shell
4 53 (22.36%) Ruby
5 30 (12.66%) PHP
6 19 (8.02%) Java
7 18 (7.59%) Shell Script
7 18 (7.59%) SQL
8 4 (1.69%) C-shell
9 2 (0.84%) Go
10 1 (0.42%) C
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (38.82%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (28.69%) CCNP
3 42 (17.72%) Degree
4 37 (15.61%) CCIE
5 36 (15.19%) CCNA
6 33 (13.92%) CCSP
7 31 (13.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (8.44%) CCDE
9 12 (5.06%) CCIP
10 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.95%) MCSA
11 7 (2.95%) MCSD
11 7 (2.95%) MCSE
11 7 (2.95%) MCTS
11 7 (2.95%) MOS
12 6 (2.53%) JNCIA
12 6 (2.53%) JNCIP
13 5 (2.11%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 77 (32.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (24.47%) Active Directory
3 24 (10.13%) Xen
4 23 (9.70%) vSphere
5 19 (8.02%) Squid
6 16 (6.75%) qmail
7 15 (6.33%) Docker
7 15 (6.33%) KVM
8 13 (5.49%) iptables
9 11 (4.64%) Varnish
10 10 (4.22%) Sendmail
10 10 (4.22%) VMware ESX
11 8 (3.38%) pfSense
12 6 (2.53%) Snort
13 5 (2.11%) VirtualBox
14 4 (1.69%) Corosync
14 4 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (1.27%) NFS
16 2 (0.84%) Firmware
16 2 (0.84%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 170 (71.73%) Nagios
2 62 (26.16%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (26.16%) Puppet
3 56 (23.63%) Graphite
4 49 (20.68%) Salt
5 46 (19.41%) SolarWinds Orion
6 42 (17.72%) Opsview
7 30 (12.66%) FortiGate
8 27 (11.39%) Grafana
8 27 (11.39%) logstash
9 25 (10.55%) Ganglia
10 24 (10.13%) Ansible
11 23 (9.70%) ZABBIX
12 18 (7.59%) collectd
13 15 (6.33%) OpenNMS
14 12 (5.06%) Munin
14 12 (5.06%) OpenView
15 11 (4.64%) Cisco Prime
16 10 (4.22%) BMC Marimba
16 10 (4.22%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 139 (58.65%) Cisco
2 115 (48.52%) VMware
3 81 (34.18%) SolarWinds
4 78 (32.91%) F5
5 74 (31.22%) Red Hat
6 57 (24.05%) Microsoft
7 48 (20.25%) Oracle
8 43 (18.14%) Juniper
9 25 (10.55%) Splunk
10 18 (7.59%) Palo Alto
11 17 (7.17%) HP
12 15 (6.33%) CheckPoint
12 15 (6.33%) Sophos
13 14 (5.91%) Dell
13 14 (5.91%) Fortinet
14 12 (5.06%) IBM
15 11 (4.64%) Veeam
16 10 (4.22%) arcserve
17 9 (3.80%) Riverbed
17 9 (3.80%) Symantec
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Trainng + Progession
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 5k on call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + on call + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AspireCom
Salary: Share Options/Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines
Quant Capital
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago