The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cacti
Rank 759 728 717
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 146 151 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 2.23% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 123 108 158
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.22%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7158 6765 6055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.11% 6.22% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5747 5404 4934
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%

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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 2014. 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 -41 141 £47,500 -5.00% 14
London -53 107 £47,500 -7.76% 10
City of London +6 34 £44,500 -11.00% 2
South East -18 17 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Surrey -10 10 £50,750 +45.00%
Yorkshire -29 9 £30,000 -
East of England -5 7 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Oxford - 7 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £28,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £28,000 -
Scotland - 5 £32,500 -
Staines +18 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
West Yorkshire -28 3 £57,500 +91.66%
Leeds -31 3 £57,500 +91.66%
Edinburgh - 3 £30,000 -
Egham - 3 £70,000 -
Watford - 2 £57,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £53,500 -
North West -1 1 £19,000 -58.24% 1
Manchester -5 1 £19,000 -58.24% 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 1 £20,000 -50.00%
Croydon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Kirkcaldy - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 250 (90.91%) Linux
2 203 (73.82%) Nagios
3 139 (50.55%) MySQL
4 133 (48.36%) Puppet
5 127 (46.18%) Perl
6 111 (40.36%) Cisco
7 109 (39.64%) Windows
8 103 (37.45%) Bash Shell
9 100 (36.36%) Python
10 95 (34.55%) Firewall
11 88 (32.00%) VMware
11 88 (32.00%) Apache
12 85 (30.91%) Red Hat
13 77 (28.00%) LAMP
13 77 (28.00%) CentOS
14 76 (27.64%) Load Balancing
15 74 (26.91%) Opscode Chef
16 68 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 64 (23.27%) VPN
18 63 (22.91%) Ruby
19 61 (22.18%) ZABBIX
20 59 (21.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 58 (21.09%) IPsec
22 55 (20.00%) DevOps
23 54 (19.64%) Tomcat
23 54 (19.64%) Juniper
24 53 (19.27%) Configuration Management
24 53 (19.27%) DNS
24 53 (19.27%) Debian
24 53 (19.27%) Ubuntu

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (32.00%) Apache
2 54 (19.64%) Tomcat
3 46 (16.73%) nginx
4 24 (8.73%) WebLogic
5 21 (7.64%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.73%) Node.js
6 13 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (3.64%) Drupal
8 10 (3.64%) MS Exchange
8 10 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (3.64%) Eucalyptus
8 10 (3.64%) Lync
8 10 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (3.27%) Jetty
10 5 (1.82%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.82%) IIS
11 3 (1.09%) SAS
11 3 (1.09%) Confluence
12 1 (0.36%) Site Server
Applications
1 19 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.18%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (13.45%) SaaS
2 29 (10.55%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.18%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.18%) PaaS
4 4 (1.45%) Office 365
4 4 (1.45%) Route 53
4 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (1.45%) ElastiCache
5 3 (1.09%) IaaS
6 2 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 95 (34.55%) Firewall
2 64 (23.27%) VPN
3 58 (21.09%) IPsec
4 53 (19.27%) DNS
5 48 (17.45%) TCP/IP
6 45 (16.36%) BGP
7 41 (14.91%) SSL
8 40 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (12.73%) TACACS
10 33 (12.00%) WAN
11 27 (9.82%) BIG-IP
12 25 (9.09%) DHCP
12 25 (9.09%) MPLS
12 25 (9.09%) Internet
12 25 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 24 (8.73%) OSPF
14 23 (8.36%) NetScaler
15 22 (8.00%) Wireless
16 21 (7.64%) SNMP
16 21 (7.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (50.55%) MySQL
2 27 (9.82%) MongoDB
3 26 (9.45%) Big Data
4 23 (8.36%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.36%) DB2
5 22 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (6.91%) Redis
8 14 (5.09%) Hadoop
9 13 (4.73%) CouchDB
9 13 (4.73%) Riak
10 11 (4.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.45%) Informix
12 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.09%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.36%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 50 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 40 (14.55%) Jenkins
3 36 (13.09%) Subversion
4 18 (6.55%) Mercurial
5 17 (6.18%) Hudson
6 10 (3.64%) JIRA
7 4 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.55%) Games
3 11 (4.00%) Finance
4 5 (1.82%) Back Office
4 5 (1.82%) Publishing
5 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (41.45%) Administrator
2 81 (29.45%) Linux Administrator
3 75 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 46 (16.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 44 (16.00%) Network Engineer
6 24 (8.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (6.91%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (6.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 16 (5.82%) Security Engineer
11 15 (5.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 15 (5.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 15 (5.45%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (4.73%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (2.55%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (2.55%) Operations Engineer
15 6 (2.18%) Wintel Engineer
15 6 (2.18%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (28.00%) LAMP
2 35 (12.73%) Web Services
3 13 (4.73%) Sphinx
4 11 (4.00%) XML
5 10 (3.64%) COM
5 10 (3.64%) Sensu
6 8 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (1.82%) Middleware
7 5 (1.82%) Java EE
8 4 (1.45%) JSON
8 4 (1.45%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.45%) ZeroMQ
9 2 (0.73%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.73%) Symfony
9 2 (0.73%) .NET
10 1 (0.36%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.64%) Open Source
2 23 (8.36%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.82%) Replication
4 13 (4.73%) Social Media
5 8 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.91%) Clustering
6 6 (2.18%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.45%) IBM XIV
7 4 (1.45%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.45%) SecurID
7 4 (1.45%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.09%) PKI
8 3 (1.09%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.09%) Social Gaming
9 2 (0.73%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 250 (90.91%) Linux
2 109 (39.64%) Windows
3 77 (28.00%) CentOS
4 59 (21.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (19.27%) Ubuntu
5 53 (19.27%) Debian
6 40 (14.55%) UNIX
7 31 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (5.82%) Solaris
10 15 (5.45%) FreeBSD
10 15 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (4.73%) OpenBSD
11 13 (4.73%) Windows 7
12 7 (2.55%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.45%) Gentoo
14 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.09%) Android
15 2 (0.73%) SUSE
15 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.64%) Load Balancing
2 55 (20.00%) DevOps
3 53 (19.27%) Configuration Management
4 45 (16.36%) ITIL
4 45 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
5 34 (12.36%) E-Commerce
6 32 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (10.18%) Network Monitoring
8 24 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (8.36%) Statistical Analysis
10 22 (8.00%) Incident Management
11 13 (4.73%) Project Management
12 11 (4.00%) Change Control
13 10 (3.64%) Network Management
14 9 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (2.91%) WAN Optimisation
15 8 (2.91%) Network Design
16 6 (2.18%) Service Delivery
16 6 (2.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (2.18%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (46.18%) Perl
2 103 (37.45%) Bash Shell
3 100 (36.36%) Python
4 63 (22.91%) Ruby
5 51 (18.55%) PHP
6 33 (12.00%) Java
7 28 (10.18%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.55%) C
10 4 (1.45%) SQL
11 3 (1.09%) VB
11 3 (1.09%) PowerHouse
12 2 (0.73%) C++
12 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (15.64%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (12.73%) Degree
3 32 (11.64%) CCNP
4 25 (9.09%) CISSP
5 21 (7.64%) CCSA
5 21 (7.64%) CCSE
6 17 (6.18%) CCNA
7 8 (2.91%) CCIE
8 7 (2.55%) CCSP
8 7 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.45%) MCSE
9 4 (1.45%) CCDE
10 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.09%) RHCE
11 2 (0.73%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.73%) MCP
11 2 (0.73%) MCSA
11 2 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.82%) SLA
2 8 (2.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.18%) QA
4 5 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (14.91%) Xen
2 41 (14.91%) KVM
3 28 (10.18%) Active Directory
4 18 (6.55%) Varnish
5 16 (5.82%) vSphere
6 15 (5.45%) Snort
6 15 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.73%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
8 10 (3.64%) IAG
8 10 (3.64%) UAG
8 10 (3.64%) XenApp
8 10 (3.64%) XenDesktop
9 9 (3.27%) XenServer
9 9 (3.27%) NFS
9 9 (3.27%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.45%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 203 (73.82%) Nagios
2 133 (48.36%) Puppet
3 74 (26.91%) Opscode Chef
4 61 (22.18%) ZABBIX
5 47 (17.09%) Salt
6 35 (12.73%) Ansible
7 26 (9.45%) OpenView
8 25 (9.09%) CFEngine
9 21 (7.64%) SolarWinds Orion
10 19 (6.91%) Ganglia
11 18 (6.55%) WSUS
11 18 (6.55%) SCCM
12 14 (5.09%) Opsview
12 14 (5.09%) SmokePing
13 11 (4.00%) Munin
14 10 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 10 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 8 (2.91%) HAProxy
15 8 (2.91%) SCOM
15 8 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 111 (40.36%) Cisco
2 88 (32.00%) VMware
3 85 (30.91%) Red Hat
4 54 (19.64%) Juniper
5 47 (17.09%) CheckPoint
6 43 (15.64%) Oracle
7 41 (14.91%) SolarWinds
8 40 (14.55%) F5
8 40 (14.55%) Microsoft
9 39 (14.18%) Citrix
10 38 (13.82%) HP
11 27 (9.82%) JBoss
11 27 (9.82%) LogRhythm
12 25 (9.09%) Sophos
13 20 (7.27%) Rackspace
14 19 (6.91%) Riverbed
14 19 (6.91%) Blue Coat
15 15 (5.45%) Symantec
15 15 (5.45%) Splunk
16 14 (5.09%) NetApp
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Salary: Competitive
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