Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 148 197
Rank change year-on-year +1 +49 +80
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 108 199 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.81% 2.18% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.56% 17.83% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 74 154 127
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £75,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 652 1,116 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.94% 12.20% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 485 772 753
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91% +8.42%
10th Percentile £29,850 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,980 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the East of England

Ansible
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Ansible in the East of England

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the East of England

Ansible
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -14 44 £60,000 +20.00% 25
Hertfordshire +37 35 £58,750 +6.82% 11
Bedfordshire +9 16 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Suffolk -2 6 £55,000 +2.33% 2
Norfolk -5 5 - - 1
Essex -1 2 £65,000 - 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 79 (73.15%) DevOps
2 72 (66.67%) Linux
3 65 (60.19%) Python
4 54 (50.00%) Puppet
5 47 (43.52%) Kubernetes
6 45 (41.67%) Docker
7 38 (35.19%) AWS
8 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (34.26%) Windows
9 36 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 35 (32.41%) Opscode Chef
10 35 (32.41%) Bash Shell
11 32 (29.63%) Configuration Management
12 30 (27.78%) Terraform
13 26 (24.07%) PowerShell
14 23 (21.30%) VMware
15 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
16 20 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (18.52%) SQL
16 20 (18.52%) Big Data
16 20 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (17.59%) Infrastructure as Code
17 19 (17.59%) ITIL
18 18 (16.67%) Mentoring
19 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
19 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
19 17 (15.74%) Azure
20 16 (14.81%) CentOS
20 16 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
20 16 (14.81%) SDLC

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (8.33%) Apache
1 9 (8.33%) nginx
2 7 (6.48%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (35.19%) AWS
2 17 (15.74%) Azure
3 16 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (9.26%) GCP
5 9 (8.33%) Office 365
6 8 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (7.41%) SaaS
7 7 (6.48%) Serverless
8 6 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (4.63%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (4.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (2.78%) OpenShift
10 3 (2.78%) Stackdriver
11 2 (1.85%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (1.85%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.93%) IaaS
12 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.89%) DNS
2 12 (11.11%) Firewall
3 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.41%) SSL
4 8 (7.41%) VRRP
5 7 (6.48%) BGP
5 7 (6.48%) OSPF
6 6 (5.56%) DHCP
6 6 (5.56%) VoIP
6 6 (5.56%) VPLS
6 6 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.70%) HTTP
8 2 (1.85%) Broadband
8 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.85%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.85%) Network Security
8 2 (1.85%) VSAN
9 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.93%) MPLS
9 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) Big Data
2 9 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.41%) Text Mining
4 4 (3.70%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) Redis
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.04%) Artifactory
4 10 (9.26%) TeamCity
5 9 (8.33%) CircleCI
5 9 (8.33%) GitLab
6 7 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (6.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (4.63%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.78%) JIRA
8 3 (2.78%) Subversion
9 2 (1.85%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.85%) Maven
9 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Archiva
10 1 (0.93%) git-flow
10 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.93%) ProC
10 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (7.41%) Retail
2 6 (5.56%) Banking
2 6 (5.56%) Police
3 5 (4.63%) Finance
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (47.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Network Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
7 9 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (6.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (8.33%) Node.js
3 7 (6.48%) Web Services
4 6 (5.56%) .NET
4 6 (5.56%) CSS
4 6 (5.56%) HTML
4 6 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (5.56%) React
4 6 (5.56%) REST
5 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.63%) Django
5 5 (4.63%) RESTful
6 4 (3.70%) JSON
6 4 (3.70%) LAMP
6 4 (3.70%) XML
7 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.78%) Spring
8 2 (1.85%) Akka
8 2 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.48%) PKI
5 6 (5.56%) NHS
6 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.70%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.78%) Replication
8 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.93%) Blog
9 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.93%) Clustering
9 1 (0.93%) Life Science
9 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (66.67%) Linux
2 37 (34.26%) Windows
3 16 (14.81%) CentOS
4 10 (9.26%) Mac OS
5 9 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.70%) Fedora
9 3 (2.78%) Solaris
10 1 (0.93%) Debian
10 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (73.15%) DevOps
2 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 20 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (17.59%) Infrastructure as Code
5 19 (17.59%) ITIL
6 18 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 16 (14.81%) SDLC
8 15 (13.89%) Information Security
8 15 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (13.89%) Technical Leadership
9 14 (12.96%) Scrum
10 11 (10.19%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.33%) Coaching
12 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.41%) High Availability
12 8 (7.41%) Microservices
13 7 (6.48%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.19%) Python
2 35 (32.41%) Bash Shell
3 26 (24.07%) PowerShell
4 20 (18.52%) SQL
5 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.19%) Go
7 10 (9.26%) Java
8 8 (7.41%) PHP
9 7 (6.48%) C
9 7 (6.48%) Ruby
10 6 (5.56%) Perl
11 5 (4.63%) PHP 5
11 5 (4.63%) PHP 7
12 4 (3.70%) Groovy
13 3 (2.78%) C#
14 2 (1.85%) C++
14 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.85%) Scala
14 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.48%) CCNA
5 6 (5.56%) JNCIE
5 6 (5.56%) JNCIP
5 6 (5.56%) JNCIS
6 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (4.63%) Postgraduate
7 4 (3.70%) CISSP
7 4 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.70%) GIAC
7 4 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (3.70%) MCSE
7 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (3.70%) SANS
7 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.48%) HIPAA
3 6 (5.56%) SLA
4 4 (3.70%) QA
5 3 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 45 (41.67%) Docker
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.70%) NFS
5 4 (3.70%) Samba
5 4 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.70%) Xen
6 3 (2.78%) LXC
7 2 (1.85%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.85%) vSphere
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (50.00%) Puppet
2 47 (43.52%) Kubernetes
3 35 (32.41%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (27.78%) Terraform
5 8 (7.41%) Nagios
6 6 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (5.56%) HAProxy
7 5 (4.63%) Kibana
7 5 (4.63%) logstash
8 4 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (3.70%) OpenNMS
8 4 (3.70%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (3.70%) vCenter Server
8 4 (3.70%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.78%) yum
10 2 (1.85%) MOM
10 2 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.85%) vRealize
11 1 (0.93%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (21.30%) VMware
2 17 (15.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.19%) Juniper
4 9 (8.33%) Google
4 9 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 6 (5.56%) SaltStack
6 5 (4.63%) Dell
6 5 (4.63%) Splunk
7 4 (3.70%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.70%) EMC
7 4 (3.70%) F5
7 4 (3.70%) Hortonworks
7 4 (3.70%) NetApp
8 3 (2.78%) HP
8 3 (2.78%) New Relic
9 2 (1.85%) Aruba
9 2 (1.85%) FIS
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle
9 2 (1.85%) Sybase