The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cacti skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cacti over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cacti
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 826 868
Rank change year-on-year +39 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 85 98 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.09% 1.17% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 78 82 82
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.43% +14.73%  

Cacti is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7782 8403 8417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.66% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6297 6828 6640
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Cacti
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cacti as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cacti over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cacti within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 78 £50,000 -9.09% 16
London +7 34 £57,500 - 7
Manchester -10 17 £42,500 -29.16% 5
North West -28 17 £42,500 -11.45% 5
South East +35 10 £52,250 -5.00% 2
East of England - 10 £52,500 - 1
City of London +34 9 £56,250 -13.46%
Colchester - 9 £52,500 - 1
Essex - 9 £52,500 - 1
Farnborough - 8 £54,500 -
Hampshire - 8 £54,500 -
Rochdale 0 5 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Birmingham - 4 £40,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £40,500 - 1
South West +6 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Devon - 3 £35,000 -
Plymouth - 3 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £29,000 -
Salford - 2 £36,250 -
Surrey +28 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Scotland +14 1 - - 2
Berkshire +8 1 - -
Edinburgh -4 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cacti also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cacti.

1 92 (70.23%) Nagios
2 88 (67.18%) Linux
3 70 (53.44%) Cisco
4 69 (52.67%) Firewall
5 58 (44.27%) DNS
6 49 (37.40%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (34.35%) MPLS
8 42 (32.06%) BGP
8 42 (32.06%) Telecoms
9 40 (30.53%) VMware
9 40 (30.53%) Puppet
10 39 (29.77%) TCP/IP
11 38 (29.01%) CCNP
12 37 (28.24%) Windows
13 36 (27.48%) LAN
14 35 (26.72%) Perl
14 35 (26.72%) MySQL
15 34 (25.95%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (24.43%) VPN
16 32 (24.43%) OSPF
17 31 (23.66%) Python
17 31 (23.66%) Cisco Nexus
18 30 (22.90%) Amazon AWS
18 30 (22.90%) Unix
18 30 (22.90%) Juniper
19 29 (22.14%) HP
20 28 (21.37%) Apache
21 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
21 27 (20.61%) Open Source
21 27 (20.61%) Network Monitoring

Cacti
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (21.37%) Apache
2 25 (19.08%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.34%) IIS
5 6 (4.58%) Jetty
6 5 (3.82%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.82%) nginx
7 3 (2.29%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.29%) WordPress
8 1 (0.76%) Confluence
8 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.76%) JBoss
8 1 (0.76%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) MS Visio
2 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Magento
1 3 (2.29%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.90%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.40%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (8.40%) Amazon ELB
3 11 (8.40%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.58%) Office 365
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 69 (52.67%) Firewall
2 58 (44.27%) DNS
3 45 (34.35%) MPLS
4 42 (32.06%) BGP
5 39 (29.77%) TCP/IP
6 36 (27.48%) LAN
7 34 (25.95%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (24.43%) OSPF
8 32 (24.43%) VPN
9 31 (23.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (19.08%) Broadband
10 25 (19.08%) VoIP
11 23 (17.56%) Internet
12 21 (16.03%) VPLS
13 19 (14.50%) DHCP
13 19 (14.50%) WAN
13 19 (14.50%) Wireshark
14 18 (13.74%) Ethernet
15 17 (12.98%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (11.45%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.72%) MySQL
2 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.63%) InfluxDB
3 10 (7.63%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.05%) DB2
5 4 (3.05%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.76%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.74%) Subversion
3 15 (11.45%) JIRA
4 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
4 13 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (8.40%) Maven
6 1 (0.76%) Ant
6 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.76%) NUnit
6 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.76%) QUnit
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (32.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.82%) Finance
3 3 (2.29%) Legal
4 2 (1.53%) Automotive
4 2 (1.53%) Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (33.59%) Network Engineer
2 26 (19.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (16.79%) Administrator
4 21 (16.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (15.27%) Linux Administrator
6 17 (12.98%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (12.21%) Senior Network Engineer
8 15 (11.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 14 (10.69%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (9.16%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 12 (9.16%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Analyst
12 9 (6.87%) Cloud Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (6.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (4.58%) IP Engineer
14 6 (4.58%) Operations Engineer
15 5 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.08%) LAMP
2 9 (6.87%) Sensu
3 6 (4.58%) 802.1X
3 6 (4.58%) HornetQ
3 6 (4.58%) JMX
4 5 (3.82%) Web Services
5 4 (3.05%) FreeSWITCH
5 4 (3.05%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (1.53%) FFmpeg
6 2 (1.53%) WAP
7 1 (0.76%) .NET
7 1 (0.76%) Ajax
7 1 (0.76%) CGI
7 1 (0.76%) CSS
7 1 (0.76%) JSON
7 1 (0.76%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.76%) Memcached
7 1 (0.76%) REST
7 1 (0.76%) SOAP
7 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Data Centre
2 15 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (5.34%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.58%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.58%) Replication
6 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.05%) Clustering
8 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.76%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 88 (67.18%) Linux
2 37 (28.24%) Windows
3 30 (22.90%) Unix
4 20 (15.27%) CentOS
4 20 (15.27%) Debian
5 18 (13.74%) Solaris
6 16 (12.21%) Ubuntu
7 15 (11.45%) Windows Server
8 9 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (6.87%) VMS
9 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.76%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.61%) Network Monitoring
1 27 (20.61%) Open Source
2 25 (19.08%) Configuration Management
3 22 (16.79%) DevOps
4 20 (15.27%) Network Management
5 18 (13.74%) CRM
6 17 (12.98%) Network Design
7 15 (11.45%) High Availability
8 14 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (9.92%) Service Management
10 12 (9.16%) Change Management
11 10 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.63%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (6.87%) Task Automation
13 8 (6.11%) Analytics
13 8 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
14 7 (5.34%) Statistics
15 6 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (4.58%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.72%) Perl
2 31 (23.66%) Python
3 26 (19.85%) SQL
4 25 (19.08%) Bash Shell
5 17 (12.98%) Ruby
6 12 (9.16%) Shell Script
7 10 (7.63%) Java
8 9 (6.87%) Erlang
8 9 (6.87%) PHP
9 6 (4.58%) C
10 1 (0.76%) C#
10 1 (0.76%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (37.40%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (29.01%) CCNP
3 18 (13.74%) Degree
4 17 (12.98%) CCNA
5 15 (11.45%) JNCIP
6 14 (10.69%) CCIE
7 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (6.87%) MCSE
8 9 (6.87%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.82%) MCSA
10 5 (3.82%) SC Cleared
11 4 (3.05%) CCEA
11 4 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (3.05%) MCP
11 4 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.29%) CCSP
13 2 (1.53%) CCIP
13 2 (1.53%) RHCE
13 2 (1.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) PCI DSS
2 9 (6.87%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.21%) Hyper-V
3 15 (11.45%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (8.40%) Xen
5 10 (7.63%) Docker
5 10 (7.63%) iptables
6 9 (6.87%) Firmware
6 9 (6.87%) KVM
7 8 (6.11%) Samba
8 7 (5.34%) Snort
9 5 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (3.05%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 4 (3.05%) NFS
10 4 (3.05%) vSphere
11 2 (1.53%) pfSense
11 2 (1.53%) Postfix
11 2 (1.53%) Varnish
12 1 (0.76%) Squid
12 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 92 (70.23%) Nagios
2 40 (30.53%) Puppet
3 25 (19.08%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (17.56%) SolarWinds Orion
5 19 (14.50%) OpenView
6 15 (11.45%) ZABBIX
7 13 (9.92%) CA Spectrum
8 11 (8.40%) Munin
8 11 (8.40%) OpenNMS
8 11 (8.40%) RANCID
8 11 (8.40%) Salt
8 11 (8.40%) SCCM
9 10 (7.63%) Ansible
9 10 (7.63%) Red Hat Satellite
10 9 (6.87%) Grafana
10 9 (6.87%) Graphite
10 9 (6.87%) Terraform
11 8 (6.11%) CFEngine
12 7 (5.34%) FortiGate
13 6 (4.58%) Icinga
Vendors
1 70 (53.44%) Cisco
2 40 (30.53%) VMware
3 30 (22.90%) Juniper
4 29 (22.14%) HP
5 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
6 26 (19.85%) Red Hat
7 20 (15.27%) Palo Alto
8 16 (12.21%) SolarWinds
9 15 (11.45%) Huawei
10 14 (10.69%) Meraki
11 13 (9.92%) CA
11 13 (9.92%) Remedy
12 12 (9.16%) CheckPoint
13 11 (8.40%) Ericsson
14 8 (6.11%) Brocade
14 8 (6.11%) Citrix
15 7 (5.34%) Oracle
16 6 (4.58%) BT
16 6 (4.58%) SonicWALL
17 5 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stepstone UK
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago