Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > East of England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 145 211
Rank change year-on-year +8 +66 +49
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 146 217 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.21% 2.18% 1.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.00% 18.24% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 107 168 123
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +19.40%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,804 £39,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £63,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.80% +4.17%

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 811 1,190 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.27% 11.93% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 626 825 682
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £31,025
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.46% +6.72%

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 -19 59 £51,500 -6.36% 32
Hertfordshire +45 49 £61,250 +9.87% 5
Bedfordshire +29 27 £47,500 +9.20% 5
Suffolk +9 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Norfolk -8 4 - -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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.

1 102 (69.86%) Linux
2 101 (69.18%) DevOps
3 90 (61.64%) Python
4 70 (47.95%) Puppet
5 56 (38.36%) Kubernetes
6 54 (36.99%) Docker
6 54 (36.99%) AWS
7 50 (34.25%) Bash Shell
8 49 (33.56%) Opscode Chef
8 49 (33.56%) Jenkins
9 43 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (26.03%) Configuration Management
11 34 (23.29%) Windows
12 32 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (21.92%) CentOS
12 32 (21.92%) Terraform
13 31 (21.23%) DNS
14 30 (20.55%) Git (software)
15 28 (19.18%) Azure
16 26 (17.81%) PowerShell
17 25 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (16.44%) Software Engineering
19 23 (15.75%) Firewall
19 23 (15.75%) GCP
20 22 (15.07%) Big Data
20 22 (15.07%) SQL
21 21 (14.38%) PHP
21 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
21 21 (14.38%) TCP/IP
21 21 (14.38%) VMware

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 20 (13.70%) nginx
2 15 (10.27%) Apache
3 12 (8.22%) OpenStack
4 10 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.05%) CloudStack
5 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (4.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 54 (36.99%) AWS
2 28 (19.18%) Azure
3 23 (15.75%) GCP
4 16 (10.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (10.27%) SaaS
6 9 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (6.16%) Office 365
7 7 (4.79%) Stackdriver
8 5 (3.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (2.74%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (2.74%) IaaS
9 4 (2.74%) OpenShift
9 4 (2.74%) PaaS
9 4 (2.74%) Serverless
10 3 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.05%) DigitalOcean
10 3 (2.05%) Heroku
11 2 (1.37%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (1.37%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.23%) DNS
2 23 (15.75%) Firewall
3 21 (14.38%) TCP/IP
4 16 (10.96%) DHCP
5 15 (10.27%) SSL
6 12 (8.22%) BGP
6 12 (8.22%) OSPF
7 9 (6.16%) VPN
8 8 (5.48%) VRRP
9 7 (4.79%) Broadband
9 7 (4.79%) LAN
9 7 (4.79%) WAN
10 6 (4.11%) EIGRP
10 6 (4.11%) MPLS
10 6 (4.11%) Network Security
10 6 (4.11%) VoIP
10 6 (4.11%) VPLS
10 6 (4.11%) Wireshark
10 6 (4.11%) WLAN
11 5 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.07%) Big Data
2 13 (8.90%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.48%) Text Mining
4 5 (3.42%) MySQL
4 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.74%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (33.56%) Jenkins
2 30 (20.55%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.96%) Artifactory
4 14 (9.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (9.59%) TeamCity
5 12 (8.22%) GitLab
6 6 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.11%) CircleCI
7 5 (3.42%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.42%) Gradle
7 5 (3.42%) JIRA
8 4 (2.74%) Subversion
9 3 (2.05%) Apache Archiva
9 3 (2.05%) Maven
10 2 (1.37%) Clang
10 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.37%) JUnit
10 2 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (10.96%) Retail
2 10 (6.85%) Finance
3 7 (4.79%) Banking
4 6 (4.11%) Police
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (48.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (23.97%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (15.07%) AWS Engineer
4 20 (13.70%) AWS DevOps
4 20 (13.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 17 (11.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 17 (11.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 15 (10.27%) Platform Engineer
7 14 (9.59%) Network Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (7.53%) Senior DevOps
10 10 (6.85%) Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Lead DevOps
10 10 (6.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.16%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 8 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.33%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (6.85%) CSS
2 10 (6.85%) HTML
3 9 (6.16%) React
4 7 (4.79%) Django
4 7 (4.79%) Kafka
4 7 (4.79%) Node.js
5 6 (4.11%) .NET
5 6 (4.11%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.11%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (4.11%) REST
5 6 (4.11%) Web Services
6 5 (3.42%) JSON
6 5 (3.42%) LAMP
6 5 (3.42%) XML
7 4 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.74%) RESTful
7 4 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (2.05%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (2.05%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.85%) PKI
3 8 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.48%) Private Cloud
4 6 (4.11%) NHS
4 6 (4.11%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.74%) Replication
6 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.05%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.37%) Life Science
8 1 (0.68%) Blog
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 102 (69.86%) Linux
2 34 (23.29%) Windows
3 32 (21.92%) CentOS
4 13 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (8.90%) Ubuntu
5 10 (6.85%) Mac OS
6 9 (6.16%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.11%) Debian
8 4 (2.74%) Solaris
8 4 (2.74%) Unix
9 3 (2.05%) SUSE
9 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.37%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (69.18%) DevOps
2 43 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.03%) Configuration Management
4 32 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (16.44%) Software Engineering
7 20 (13.70%) Infrastructure as Code
8 18 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (12.33%) ITIL
9 17 (11.64%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
11 14 (9.59%) Microservices
12 13 (8.90%) Scrum
12 13 (8.90%) SDLC
13 12 (8.22%) Information Security
13 12 (8.22%) Technical Leadership
14 11 (7.53%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (6.85%) Performance Measurement
15 10 (6.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 90 (61.64%) Python
2 50 (34.25%) Bash Shell
3 26 (17.81%) PowerShell
4 22 (15.07%) SQL
5 21 (14.38%) PHP
6 20 (13.70%) JavaScript
7 18 (12.33%) Perl
7 18 (12.33%) Ruby
8 11 (7.53%) Go
8 11 (7.53%) PHP 5
8 11 (7.53%) PHP 7
9 9 (6.16%) Java
10 8 (5.48%) C
10 8 (5.48%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.11%) C#
12 5 (3.42%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (8.90%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) CCNA
2 10 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.11%) CCDP
3 6 (4.11%) CCIE
3 6 (4.11%) CCNP
3 6 (4.11%) JNCIE
3 6 (4.11%) JNCIP
3 6 (4.11%) JNCIS
4 5 (3.42%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.05%) RHCE
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CISSP
6 1 (0.68%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.68%) SANS
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.79%) HIPAA
3 6 (4.11%) SLA
4 3 (2.05%) GDPR
5 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 54 (36.99%) Docker
2 13 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.22%) Active Directory
4 10 (6.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.05%) LXC
5 3 (2.05%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.05%) vSphere
6 2 (1.37%) KVM
6 2 (1.37%) NFS
6 2 (1.37%) Samba
6 2 (1.37%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.37%) Xen
7 1 (0.68%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.68%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 70 (47.95%) Puppet
2 56 (38.36%) Kubernetes
3 49 (33.56%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (21.92%) Terraform
5 14 (9.59%) HAProxy
6 10 (6.85%) Kibana
6 10 (6.85%) logstash
7 7 (4.79%) Nagios
8 6 (4.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (4.11%) Prometheus
8 6 (4.11%) yum
9 4 (2.74%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.74%) Packer
9 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (2.05%) SCCM
10 3 (2.05%) SCOM
10 3 (2.05%) vRealize
11 2 (1.37%) OpenNMS
11 2 (1.37%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
1 21 (14.38%) VMware
2 18 (12.33%) Google
3 13 (8.90%) F5
4 12 (8.22%) Juniper
4 12 (8.22%) SolarWinds
5 10 (6.85%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.48%) Cisco
7 7 (4.79%) New Relic
8 6 (4.11%) Blue Coat
8 6 (4.11%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (4.11%) Fortinet
8 6 (4.11%) Meraki
8 6 (4.11%) Palo Alto
8 6 (4.11%) Radware
9 5 (3.42%) Percona
9 5 (3.42%) Splunk
10 4 (2.74%) Dynatrace
11 3 (2.05%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.37%) Hortonworks