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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cacti
UK
Rank 821 832 830
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 46 132 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 1.58% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 114 100
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £34,455
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.64%  

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 7003 8333 7911
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.24% 8.07% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5685 6717 6285
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,600 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Top 21 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 March 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 +14 46 £50,000 - 10
London +34 29 £55,500 +3.25% 6
Manchester - 7 £40,000 - 1
North West - 7 £40,000 - 1
South East +71 6 £35,000 -30.69% 2
Rochdale - 6 £40,000 - 1
City of London +47 5 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Surrey +35 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £29,000 - 1
East of England +19 2 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +15 2 £50,000 - 1
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +25 1 £32,500 -40.90%
East Midlands +7 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Oxford - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1

Cacti
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 84 (79.25%) Nagios
2 73 (68.87%) Linux
3 56 (52.83%) Firewall
4 50 (47.17%) Cisco
5 42 (39.62%) Windows
6 38 (35.85%) MySQL
6 38 (35.85%) BGP
6 38 (35.85%) MPLS
7 37 (34.91%) DNS
7 37 (34.91%) TCP/IP
8 34 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (31.13%) Puppet
10 31 (29.25%) Configuration Management
11 30 (28.30%) OSPF
11 30 (28.30%) HP
12 29 (27.36%) Apache
12 29 (27.36%) Internet
13 28 (26.42%) CCNP
14 27 (25.47%) Red Hat
15 26 (24.53%) Telecoms
15 26 (24.53%) VPN
15 26 (24.53%) Tomcat
15 26 (24.53%) Solaris
16 25 (23.58%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (22.64%) Perl
17 24 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
17 24 (22.64%) Data Centre
18 21 (19.81%) Network Monitoring
18 21 (19.81%) Python
18 21 (19.81%) Unix

Cacti
Top Related 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 29 (27.36%) Apache
2 26 (24.53%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.55%) IIS
4 6 (5.66%) nginx
5 4 (3.77%) Drupal
5 4 (3.77%) Eucalyptus
6 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.89%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.89%) WordPress
7 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.94%) JBoss
7 1 (0.94%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
1 9 (8.49%) MS Office
1 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Magento
1 2 (1.89%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.66%) SaaS
3 5 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 56 (52.83%) Firewall
2 38 (35.85%) BGP
2 38 (35.85%) MPLS
3 37 (34.91%) DNS
3 37 (34.91%) TCP/IP
4 30 (28.30%) OSPF
5 29 (27.36%) Internet
6 26 (24.53%) VPN
7 20 (18.87%) LDAP
8 19 (17.92%) LAN
8 19 (17.92%) SAN
9 18 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (16.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (16.04%) Kerberos
10 17 (16.04%) SSH
11 16 (15.09%) HSRP
11 16 (15.09%) Wireshark
12 14 (13.21%) VoIP
12 14 (13.21%) Wireless
13 13 (12.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.85%) MySQL
2 18 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (16.04%) DB2
4 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.72%) OrientDB
6 3 (2.83%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.60%) Subversion
4 4 (3.77%) Maven
5 3 (2.83%) JIRA
6 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.94%) Ant
7 1 (0.94%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.94%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.94%) NUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.94%) QUnit
7 1 (0.94%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (24.53%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.72%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (40.57%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (16.98%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (16.04%) Administrator
4 17 (16.04%) Unix Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (13.21%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (7.55%) DevOps Administrator
9 8 (7.55%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 8 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (5.66%) Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.15%) Web Services
2 9 (8.49%) 802.1X
2 9 (8.49%) LAMP
3 6 (5.66%) FFmpeg
3 6 (5.66%) Sensu
4 5 (4.72%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.94%) .NET
5 1 (0.94%) Ajax
5 1 (0.94%) CGI
5 1 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.94%) JSON
5 1 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.94%) Memcached
5 1 (0.94%) REST
5 1 (0.94%) SOAP
5 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.04%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (5.66%) Digital Media
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.66%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.72%) iPad
6 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (3.77%) IPTV
6 4 (3.77%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.77%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.94%) Clustering
9 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.94%) Replication
9 1 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 73 (68.87%) Linux
2 42 (39.62%) Windows
3 26 (24.53%) Solaris
4 21 (19.81%) Unix
5 15 (14.15%) Ubuntu
6 12 (11.32%) Debian
7 11 (10.38%) CentOS
8 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
9 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (5.66%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
11 5 (4.72%) Mac OS X
11 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.89%) VMS
13 1 (0.94%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Configuration Management
2 24 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (19.81%) Network Monitoring
4 19 (17.92%) Patch Management
5 18 (16.98%) DevOps
5 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
6 17 (16.04%) Change Management
6 17 (16.04%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (15.09%) Asset Management
7 16 (15.09%) Capacity Management
7 16 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (15.09%) Open Source
7 16 (15.09%) Server Building
7 16 (15.09%) Statistics
8 12 (11.32%) Network Design
8 12 (11.32%) Network Management
9 10 (9.43%) High Availability
10 9 (8.49%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (8.49%) Project Management
11 8 (7.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.64%) Perl
2 21 (19.81%) Python
3 19 (17.92%) Shell Script
4 15 (14.15%) Bash Shell
5 11 (10.38%) Ruby
6 9 (8.49%) PHP
7 7 (6.60%) Java
8 6 (5.66%) SQL
9 2 (1.89%) Erlang
10 1 (0.94%) C#
10 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (26.42%) CCNP
3 17 (16.04%) Degree
4 12 (11.32%) CCNA
5 10 (9.43%) CCIE
6 8 (7.55%) JNCIP
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.89%) CCSP
8 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.89%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.89%) MCSE
8 2 (1.89%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.94%) CCIP
9 1 (0.94%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.94%) MCSA
9 1 (0.94%) RHCE
9 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.77%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (17.92%) Firmware
2 18 (16.98%) Samba
3 17 (16.04%) Active Directory
3 17 (16.04%) iptables
4 16 (15.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 14 (13.21%) Docker
6 7 (6.60%) pfSense
7 6 (5.66%) Varnish
7 6 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.66%) XenServer
8 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (3.77%) GlusterFS
9 4 (3.77%) NFS
10 3 (2.83%) Xen
11 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.89%) Postfix
11 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.94%) Corosync
12 1 (0.94%) Squid
12 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 84 (79.25%) Nagios
2 33 (31.13%) Puppet
3 18 (16.98%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (16.04%) OpenView
4 17 (16.04%) Oracle ZFS
4 17 (16.04%) Red Hat Satellite
5 16 (15.09%) HP Data Protector
5 16 (15.09%) NetBackup
6 12 (11.32%) SolarWinds Orion
6 12 (11.32%) ZABBIX
7 10 (9.43%) OpenNMS
8 8 (7.55%) Ansible
8 8 (7.55%) RANCID
8 8 (7.55%) SCCM
9 7 (6.60%) Graphite
9 7 (6.60%) Graylog
10 6 (5.66%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (4.72%) Ganglia
11 5 (4.72%) SmokePing
12 4 (3.77%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 50 (47.17%) Cisco
2 30 (28.30%) HP
3 27 (25.47%) Red Hat
4 18 (16.98%) Juniper
4 18 (16.98%) Oracle
4 18 (16.98%) SolarWinds
5 17 (16.04%) NetApp
5 17 (16.04%) Sun
6 16 (15.09%) VMware
7 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
7 15 (14.15%) Palo Alto
8 13 (12.26%) CheckPoint
9 10 (9.43%) F5
9 10 (9.43%) Huawei
10 9 (8.49%) Citrix
11 8 (7.55%) Ericsson
12 7 (6.60%) Brocade
13 6 (5.66%) New Relic
14 5 (4.72%) SaltStack
14 5 (4.72%) Splunk
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Lebara
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits, mentoring, progression
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + additional benefits
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Stepstone UK
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
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Kingston upon Thames
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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