The table below looks at the statistics for Cacti skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cacti
Rank 219 215 194
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.86% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
Cacti
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
323 281 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.73% 5.55% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 236 224 225
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Cacti
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cacti across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Cacti Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cacti
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cacti across the West Midlands region.

Cacti Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cacti
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cacti across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Cacti Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cacti
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 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
Staffordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Birmingham -6 1 £57,500 -
Cacti
England

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Server Building
2 4 (57.14%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) VPLS
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Scripter
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
1 4 (57.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Server Building
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) BT
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com