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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cacti
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 840 869
Rank change year-on-year +21 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 55 120 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 1.37% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 46 104 90
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £29,650 £34,455
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.52%  

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 7319 8729 8361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.54% 8.45% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 7056 6610
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

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 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Top 20 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 30 April 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 +36 52 £54,750 +9.50% 8
London +32 40 £57,500 +9.52% 6
City of London +28 6 £65,000 -3.70% 2
South East +49 5 £47,000 -12.96% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £29,000 - 1
North West - 4 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Rochdale - 3 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £59,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £59,000 -
East of England - 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £50,000 -
Surrey +35 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Oxford - 1 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 90 (83.33%) Nagios
2 77 (71.30%) Linux
3 55 (50.93%) Firewall
4 51 (47.22%) Cisco
5 44 (40.74%) DNS
6 42 (38.89%) Windows
7 39 (36.11%) TCP/IP
8 38 (35.19%) MPLS
9 37 (34.26%) MySQL
9 37 (34.26%) Puppet
10 35 (32.41%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (31.48%) BGP
12 32 (29.63%) Configuration Management
12 32 (29.63%) HP
13 31 (28.70%) Telecoms
14 29 (26.85%) VMware
14 29 (26.85%) CCNP
15 28 (25.93%) Perl
15 28 (25.93%) Python
16 27 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
17 26 (24.07%) Tomcat
18 25 (23.15%) Unix
18 25 (23.15%) OSPF
18 25 (23.15%) Red Hat
18 25 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (22.22%) Solaris
19 24 (22.22%) VPN
20 23 (21.30%) Apache
20 23 (21.30%) Internet
20 23 (21.30%) Opscode Chef

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 26 (24.07%) Tomcat
2 23 (21.30%) Apache
3 8 (7.41%) IIS
4 6 (5.56%) Jetty
5 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.70%) nginx
7 3 (2.78%) Joomla!
7 3 (2.78%) WordPress
8 2 (1.85%) Drupal
8 2 (1.85%) Eucalyptus
9 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.93%) JBoss
9 1 (0.93%) lighttpd
9 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Magento
1 3 (2.78%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.70%) Office 365
4 4 (3.70%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 55 (50.93%) Firewall
2 44 (40.74%) DNS
3 39 (36.11%) TCP/IP
4 38 (35.19%) MPLS
5 34 (31.48%) BGP
6 25 (23.15%) OSPF
7 24 (22.22%) VPN
8 23 (21.30%) Internet
9 20 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (15.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (15.74%) LAN
10 17 (15.74%) VPLS
11 15 (13.89%) Broadband
11 15 (13.89%) VLAN
11 15 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (12.96%) DHCP
12 14 (12.96%) LDAP
12 14 (12.96%) SAN
12 14 (12.96%) VoIP
13 13 (12.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.26%) MySQL
2 19 (17.59%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (11.11%) DB2
4 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.70%) InfluxDB
5 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.78%) OrientDB
7 2 (1.85%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.04%) Subversion
3 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.56%) JIRA
5 5 (4.63%) Maven
5 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.93%) QUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (28.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (1.85%) Legal
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Administrator
3 18 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (15.74%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (14.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (12.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (8.33%) Analyst
11 7 (6.48%) Consultant
12 6 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
12 6 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Administrator
12 6 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 6 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.81%) LAMP
2 11 (10.19%) Web Services
3 6 (5.56%) FFmpeg
3 6 (5.56%) HornetQ
3 6 (5.56%) JMX
4 5 (4.63%) Sensu
5 3 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (1.85%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.85%) WAP
7 1 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.93%) Ajax
7 1 (0.93%) CGI
7 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.93%) JSON
7 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.93%) Memcached
7 1 (0.93%) REST
7 1 (0.93%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (0.93%) SOAP
7 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.04%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 6 (5.56%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.63%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.63%) iPad
6 4 (3.70%) IPTV
6 4 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.78%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.93%) Clustering
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.93%) Replication
9 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (71.30%) Linux
2 42 (38.89%) Windows
3 25 (23.15%) Unix
4 24 (22.22%) Solaris
5 18 (16.67%) Debian
6 16 (14.81%) Ubuntu
7 12 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 10 (9.26%) CentOS
9 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (5.56%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.56%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.78%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.78%) VMS
11 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.63%) Configuration Management
2 27 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (21.30%) DevOps
4 22 (20.37%) Open Source
5 21 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (14.81%) Network Design
7 13 (12.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (12.04%) High Availability
7 13 (12.04%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 12 (11.11%) Patch Management
9 11 (10.19%) Capacity Management
9 11 (10.19%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.19%) Server Building
9 11 (10.19%) Statistics
10 10 (9.26%) Change Management
10 10 (9.26%) CRM
10 10 (9.26%) Network Management
11 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) Perl
1 28 (25.93%) Python
2 22 (20.37%) Bash Shell
3 20 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 18 (16.67%) Ruby
5 12 (11.11%) Java
6 10 (9.26%) SQL
7 6 (5.56%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) Erlang
9 1 (0.93%) C#
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (32.41%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (26.85%) CCNP
3 13 (12.04%) CCIE
3 13 (12.04%) Degree
4 11 (10.19%) CCNA
5 9 (8.33%) JNCIP
6 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.63%) MCSE
8 3 (2.78%) CCSP
8 3 (2.78%) MCSA
8 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.85%) CCEA
9 2 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.85%) MCP
9 2 (1.85%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.93%) CCIP
10 1 (0.93%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.93%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.93%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 18 (16.67%) iptables
2 17 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.81%) Firmware
4 13 (12.04%) Docker
4 13 (12.04%) Samba
5 11 (10.19%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 10 (9.26%) Xen
7 9 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (7.41%) Hyper-V
9 7 (6.48%) pfSense
9 7 (6.48%) Snort
10 6 (5.56%) KVM
10 6 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (3.70%) Varnish
11 4 (3.70%) XenServer
12 2 (1.85%) GlusterFS
12 2 (1.85%) NFS
12 2 (1.85%) Postfix
13 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 90 (83.33%) Nagios
2 37 (34.26%) Puppet
3 23 (21.30%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (16.67%) OpenView
5 15 (13.89%) SolarWinds Orion
6 14 (12.96%) ZABBIX
7 13 (12.04%) Ansible
8 12 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
8 12 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
9 11 (10.19%) HP Data Protector
9 11 (10.19%) NetBackup
10 10 (9.26%) CFEngine
10 10 (9.26%) OpenNMS
11 9 (8.33%) RANCID
11 9 (8.33%) SCCM
12 8 (7.41%) Graphite
13 7 (6.48%) Graylog
14 5 (4.63%) CA Spectrum
15 4 (3.70%) Munin
15 4 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (47.22%) Cisco
2 32 (29.63%) HP
3 29 (26.85%) VMware
4 25 (23.15%) Red Hat
5 22 (20.37%) Juniper
5 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
6 19 (17.59%) Palo Alto
7 13 (12.04%) Oracle
7 13 (12.04%) SolarWinds
8 12 (11.11%) Huawei
8 12 (11.11%) NetApp
8 12 (11.11%) Sun
9 9 (8.33%) Brocade
9 9 (8.33%) Ericsson
10 7 (6.48%) Citrix
11 6 (5.56%) New Relic
11 6 (5.56%) Remedy
12 5 (4.63%) Ruckus Wireless
12 5 (4.63%) SaltStack
12 5 (4.63%) Ubiquiti
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