Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 156 128
Rank change year-on-year +22 -28 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 62 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.68% 1.40% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.31% 23.35% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 45
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £33,500 £29,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £70,000 £81,300
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -32.14%

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

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 291 227 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.89% 6.01% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 241 180 179
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £31,650
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £83,150
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Bristol

Ansible
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Bristol

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 48 (77.42%) DevOps
2 45 (72.58%) Linux
3 41 (66.13%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (59.68%) Puppet
5 32 (51.61%) Docker
6 31 (50.00%) Python
7 27 (43.55%) Jenkins
8 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (35.48%) Windows
11 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
12 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (25.81%) Terraform
13 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
13 15 (24.19%) Java
14 14 (22.58%) PHP
14 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
14 14 (22.58%) Microservices
15 13 (20.97%) Ruby
16 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
16 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
17 11 (17.74%) Google
17 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
18 10 (16.13%) Issue Tracking
18 10 (16.13%) TeamCity
18 10 (16.13%) Perl
18 10 (16.13%) MySQL
19 9 (14.52%) C#
19 9 (14.52%) Microsoft

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (12.90%) Apache
2 7 (11.29%) Drupal
2 7 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.84%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss
6 2 (3.23%) nginx
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 26 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (9.68%) SaaS
5 4 (6.45%) Serverless
6 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.61%) Cloudflare
8 1 (1.61%) Datadog
8 1 (1.61%) Heroku
8 1 (1.61%) IaaS
8 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Broadband
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Jenkins
2 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 7 (11.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (11.29%) Vagrant
5 6 (9.68%) Ant
5 6 (9.68%) Grunt
5 6 (9.68%) gulp
5 6 (9.68%) Maven
5 6 (9.68%) Redmine
6 5 (8.06%) JIRA
7 4 (6.45%) Bugzilla
7 4 (6.45%) Buildbot
7 4 (6.45%) Chocolatey
7 4 (6.45%) Trac
8 3 (4.84%) Travis CI
9 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.23%) Subversion
10 1 (1.61%) git-flow
10 1 (1.61%) GitLab
General
1 7 (11.29%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Games
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (22.58%) Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (11.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Administrator
5 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Java Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
2 7 (11.29%) CSS
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
2 7 (11.29%) LAMP
3 6 (9.68%) .NET
3 6 (9.68%) Apache Flex
3 6 (9.68%) J2EE
3 6 (9.68%) jQuery
3 6 (9.68%) Sass
3 6 (9.68%) Symfony
4 5 (8.06%) React
4 5 (8.06%) Web Services
5 2 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (3.23%) Middleware
5 2 (3.23%) Node.js
5 2 (3.23%) WebSockets
5 2 (3.23%) WSGI
6 1 (1.61%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.61%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (72.58%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) Unix
4 6 (9.68%) FreeBSD
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.84%) CentOS
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.61%) DC/OS
9 1 (1.61%) Debian
9 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (77.42%) DevOps
2 26 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (33.87%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.58%) Microservices
5 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.13%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (11.29%) Scrum
9 7 (11.29%) Web Development
10 6 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (9.68%) Multithreading
10 6 (9.68%) MVC
10 6 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (8.06%) Change Management
11 5 (8.06%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Python
2 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
2 15 (24.19%) Java
3 14 (22.58%) PHP
4 13 (20.97%) Ruby
5 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.13%) Perl
7 9 (14.52%) C#
7 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.06%) Go
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.23%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Docker
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) KVM
4 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.61%) etcd
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 41 (66.13%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (59.68%) Puppet
3 16 (25.81%) Terraform
4 8 (12.90%) Kubernetes
5 4 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (4.84%) Mesos
6 3 (4.84%) Salt
7 2 (3.23%) Cobbler
7 2 (3.23%) Graphite
7 2 (3.23%) Kibana
7 2 (3.23%) logstash
7 2 (3.23%) Packer
7 2 (3.23%) Prometheus
7 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.61%) Consul
8 1 (1.61%) Rancher
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Google
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) Adobe
5 4 (6.45%) Panasonic
6 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.23%) New Relic
6 2 (3.23%) Perforce
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.61%) Splunk