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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 759 783 790
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 119 110 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.69% 1.71% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 94 98 81
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £33,494 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.78%

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
7058 6417 6099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.67% 6.25% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5684 5041 4918
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +4 116 £50,000 - 17
London -2 85 £53,750 +7.50% 11
City of London +13 19 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East of England -2 12 £20,000 - 3
South East -27 9 £39,000 -35.00%
Hertfordshire -4 7 £20,000 - 1
North West - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £36,250 - 2
Manchester - 5 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £36,250 - 2
Surrey -4 4 £43,250 -8.94%
Hemel Hempstead -10 4 £20,000 - 1
Abingdon - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Watford - 3 - -
Yorkshire -9 2 £55,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 - 2
Leeds - 2 £55,000 - 2
Egham - 2 - -
Staines +19 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Edinburgh +7 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Scotland +2 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 - 1
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Burnley - 1 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £39,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £42,500 -
Reigate - 1 £36,500 -

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 241 (86.69%) Linux
2 231 (83.09%) Nagios
3 144 (51.80%) Bash Shell
4 142 (51.08%) MySQL
5 129 (46.40%) Cisco
6 127 (45.68%) Perl
6 127 (45.68%) VMware
7 120 (43.17%) Puppet
8 116 (41.73%) Windows
9 113 (40.65%) Firewall
10 101 (36.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 95 (34.17%) Red Hat
12 92 (33.09%) Python
13 88 (31.65%) Apache
14 81 (29.14%) PHP
15 76 (27.34%) Configuration Management
16 73 (26.26%) LAMP
17 72 (25.90%) TCP/IP
18 71 (25.54%) Cisco Certification
19 69 (24.82%) Ruby
20 68 (24.46%) PostgreSQL
20 68 (24.46%) Opscode Chef
21 66 (23.74%) Git (software)
21 66 (23.74%) Open Source
22 65 (23.38%) CentOS
23 63 (22.66%) VPN
24 59 (21.22%) BGP
25 57 (20.50%) Cisco ASA
25 57 (20.50%) ZABBIX
26 56 (20.14%) Tomcat

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 88 (31.65%) Apache
2 56 (20.14%) Tomcat
3 43 (15.47%) nginx
4 18 (6.47%) IIS
5 17 (6.12%) JBoss
6 15 (5.40%) WebLogic
7 14 (5.04%) MS Exchange
8 13 (4.68%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.60%) Jetty
10 9 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.16%) OpenStack
11 6 (2.16%) Confluence
11 6 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.80%) Node.js
13 4 (1.44%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.44%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.36%) SAS
15 1 (0.36%) CMS
15 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
Applications
1 33 (11.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.83%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.60%) MS Office
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.32%) PaaS
3 11 (3.96%) GitHub
4 8 (2.88%) SaaS
5 7 (2.52%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.44%) IaaS
8 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 113 (40.65%) Firewall
2 72 (25.90%) TCP/IP
3 63 (22.66%) VPN
4 59 (21.22%) BGP
5 57 (20.50%) Cisco ASA
6 55 (19.78%) DNS
7 54 (19.42%) MPLS
8 52 (18.71%) SAN
9 46 (16.55%) VLAN
10 44 (15.83%) WAN
11 42 (15.11%) IPsec
12 41 (14.75%) OSPF
13 40 (14.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 37 (13.31%) Cisco IOS
15 33 (11.87%) VoIP
15 33 (11.87%) Internet
16 30 (10.79%) EIGRP
17 29 (10.43%) DHCP
17 29 (10.43%) SSL
17 29 (10.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (51.08%) MySQL
2 68 (24.46%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (12.59%) MongoDB
4 34 (12.23%) NoSQL
4 34 (12.23%) SQL Server
5 17 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.12%) MariaDB
6 14 (5.04%) Hadoop
7 13 (4.68%) Informix
7 13 (4.68%) Big Data
7 13 (4.68%) Redis
8 12 (4.32%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.60%) Couchbase
11 9 (3.24%) CouchDB
11 9 (3.24%) Riak
12 6 (2.16%) QlikView
13 5 (1.80%) DB2
13 5 (1.80%) HBase
14 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 66 (23.74%) Git (software)
2 48 (17.27%) Subversion
3 30 (10.79%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.68%) JIRA
4 13 (4.68%) Hudson
5 8 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 24 (8.63%) Games
2 21 (7.55%) Finance
3 18 (6.47%) Back Office
4 14 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.16%) Publishing
5 6 (2.16%) Billing
6 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.44%) Retail
8 2 (0.72%) iGaming
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (43.17%) Administrator
2 86 (30.94%) Systems Administrator
3 79 (28.42%) Linux Administrator
4 52 (18.71%) Network Engineer
5 45 (16.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 23 (8.27%) Senior Network Engineer
7 22 (7.91%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.96%) Consultant
12 9 (3.24%) Team Leader
13 8 (2.88%) Network Administrator
13 8 (2.88%) Support Engineer
13 8 (2.88%) DBA
13 8 (2.88%) Network Team Leader
14 7 (2.52%) Windows Administrator
14 7 (2.52%) Web Administrator
15 6 (2.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 5 (1.80%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (26.26%) LAMP
2 36 (12.95%) Web Services
3 12 (4.32%) XML
4 11 (3.96%) Symfony
4 11 (3.96%) AngularJS
5 10 (3.60%) HornetQ
5 10 (3.60%) JMX
6 9 (3.24%) Memcached
7 7 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (1.80%) Middleware
8 5 (1.80%) JSON
8 5 (1.80%) RESTful
9 4 (1.44%) Kafka
10 3 (1.08%) Java EE
10 3 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.72%) WSH
12 1 (0.36%) .NET
12 1 (0.36%) COM
12 1 (0.36%) Lucene
12 1 (0.36%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.74%) Open Source
2 33 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.12%) Clustering
4 17 (6.12%) Replication
5 16 (5.76%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (2.52%) IBM XIV
8 6 (2.16%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.16%) iPad
8 6 (2.16%) HP StorageWorks
8 6 (2.16%) Online Games
8 6 (2.16%) CCTV
8 6 (2.16%) Derivative
9 5 (1.80%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.44%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.08%) Streaming Music
11 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 241 (86.69%) Linux
2 116 (41.73%) Windows
3 65 (23.38%) CentOS
4 54 (19.42%) Ubuntu
5 52 (18.71%) UNIX
6 45 (16.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (12.95%) Debian
8 15 (5.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (3.60%) Solaris
11 4 (1.44%) openSUSE
11 4 (1.44%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.44%) SUSE
12 2 (0.72%) AIX
12 2 (0.72%) HPUX
13 1 (0.36%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.36%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.34%) Configuration Management
2 43 (15.47%) Load Balancing
3 40 (14.39%) Performance Tuning
4 36 (12.95%) DevOps
5 30 (10.79%) Project Management
5 30 (10.79%) ITIL
6 24 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (8.27%) Network Management
8 22 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.55%) Change Control
10 18 (6.47%) Network Monitoring
11 17 (6.12%) E-Commerce
12 15 (5.40%) Use Case
13 13 (4.68%) Network Design
14 11 (3.96%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.60%) Line Management
16 9 (3.24%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (3.24%) Business Continuity
16 9 (3.24%) Capacity Planning
17 8 (2.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 144 (51.80%) Bash Shell
2 127 (45.68%) Perl
3 92 (33.09%) Python
4 81 (29.14%) PHP
5 69 (24.82%) Ruby
6 55 (19.78%) Shell Script
7 42 (15.11%) Java
8 41 (14.75%) SQL
9 26 (9.35%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.88%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.08%) C
11 3 (1.08%) C++
12 2 (0.72%) AWK
13 1 (0.36%) VB
13 1 (0.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 71 (25.54%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (19.78%) CCNP
3 45 (16.19%) Degree
4 23 (8.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (8.27%) CCIE
5 22 (7.91%) RHCE
6 20 (7.19%) CCNA
7 9 (3.24%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.52%) MCSE
8 7 (2.52%) CCSP
8 7 (2.52%) CISSP
8 7 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.16%) CCIP
9 6 (2.16%) MCSA
10 4 (1.44%) CCDE
10 4 (1.44%) MCITP
11 2 (0.72%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.72%) HNC
11 2 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.60%) SLA
2 8 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 101 (36.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (14.39%) vSphere
3 38 (13.67%) KVM
4 36 (12.95%) Xen
5 31 (11.15%) Snort
6 26 (9.35%) NFS
7 23 (8.27%) Active Directory
8 19 (6.83%) Hyper-V
9 17 (6.12%) VMware ESX
10 15 (5.40%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (5.40%) Openswan
11 14 (5.04%) Varnish
12 9 (3.24%) Terminal Services
12 9 (3.24%) Samba
12 9 (3.24%) Docker
13 7 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (2.16%) Corosync
14 6 (2.16%) Postfix
14 6 (2.16%) Squid
15 5 (1.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 231 (83.09%) Nagios
2 120 (43.17%) Puppet
3 68 (24.46%) Opscode Chef
4 57 (20.50%) ZABBIX
5 32 (11.51%) OpenView
6 26 (9.35%) SolarWinds Orion
7 23 (8.27%) Salt
8 17 (6.12%) Ansible
9 16 (5.76%) Ganglia
10 15 (5.40%) Munin
11 14 (5.04%) Opsview
12 12 (4.32%) Icinga
13 11 (3.96%) Red Hat Satellite
14 10 (3.60%) CFEngine
15 9 (3.24%) Tivoli
15 9 (3.24%) Sysprep
16 8 (2.88%) Graphite
16 8 (2.88%) Zenoss
17 7 (2.52%) NetBackup
17 7 (2.52%) RANCID
Vendors
1 129 (46.40%) Cisco
2 127 (45.68%) VMware
3 95 (34.17%) Red Hat
4 54 (19.42%) F5
5 45 (16.19%) HP
6 43 (15.47%) Oracle
6 43 (15.47%) SolarWinds
7 39 (14.03%) Microsoft
8 33 (11.87%) Juniper
9 32 (11.51%) Splunk
10 29 (10.43%) Riverbed
11 27 (9.71%) NetApp
12 16 (5.76%) Percona
13 14 (5.04%) Citrix
14 11 (3.96%) Rackspace
15 10 (3.60%) EMC
15 10 (3.60%) CheckPoint
16 9 (3.24%) IBM
17 8 (2.88%) Symantec
18 7 (2.52%) Veritas
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pentasia Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Cyber Media Solutions Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum , plus pension benefit
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Gyron
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + benefits and additional training
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Sage Pay
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago