Cacti
UK

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 6 months to 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 809 1004 1115
Rank change year-on-year +195 +111 -314
Permanent jobs citing Cacti 7 2 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.079% 0.012% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
10th Percentile £49,750 - £35,100
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £55,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -26.67% +66.67%
75th Percentile £83,750 £57,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £93,250 - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +30.95% -4.00%

All Systems Management Skills
UK

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

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,878 17,099 23,135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 11.37% 15.41% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,988 10,483 13,784
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £67,500 £68,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% -0.74% +8.80%
75th Percentile £83,750 £87,625 £87,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £56,480 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.62% -1.77% +9.52%

Cacti
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cacti as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cacti.

Salary trend for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cacti over the 6 months to 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Cacti in the UK

Cacti
Top 8 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 6 months to 22 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England +207 7 £82,500 +50.00% 3
Work from Home - 4 £82,500 - 1
London - 4 £82,500 - 2
UK excluding London +107 3 £57,500 +4.55% 1
West Midlands +62 2 £57,500 +4.55%
Midlands +56 2 £57,500 +4.55%
North West - 1 £47,500 -
North of England - 1 £47,500 - 1

Cacti
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (42.86%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Entra ID
4 1 (14.29%) AWS
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Stack
4 1 (14.29%) GCP
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) InfluxDB
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) GitLab
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Lead
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ARM Templates
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Application Security
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Server Patching
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Bash
2 2 (28.57%) Go
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (14.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Grafana
2 4 (57.14%) Nagios
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
3 3 (42.86%) Icinga
4 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
4 1 (14.29%) Progress Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Prometheus
4 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Aruba
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat