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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cacti
Rank 222 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.051% - 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.86% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,875 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.18% +5.26%
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
349 286 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.96% 5.30% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 293 247 379
Average salary £46,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) xDSL
2 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) OLE
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BT
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCIP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP

Cacti
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) MPLS
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VPLS
1 3 (75.00%) xDSL
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCIE
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCIP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) BT
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow