Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 245 279
Rank change year-on-year +90 +34 +91
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 212 123 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.93% 1.06% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.42% 15.67% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 151 96 89
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40,804 £32,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,875 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,151 785 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.47% 6.77% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 805 618 734
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,525 £30,561
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 +83 122 £57,500 -11.54% 17
Hertfordshire +29 74 £57,500 - 11
Suffolk - 10 £60,000 -
Norfolk +12 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bedfordshire -10 3 £43,500 +2.35% 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 152 (71.70%) Linux
2 140 (66.04%) DevOps
3 128 (60.38%) Python
4 127 (59.91%) Puppet
5 123 (58.02%) Amazon AWS
6 117 (55.19%) Docker
7 83 (39.15%) Opscode Chef
8 82 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (28.30%) Unix
10 59 (27.83%) Bash Shell
11 56 (26.42%) VMware
12 55 (25.94%) Windows
12 55 (25.94%) Java
12 55 (25.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 55 (25.94%) Kubernetes
13 54 (25.47%) Jenkins
14 52 (24.53%) PowerShell
14 52 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (21.23%) Web Services
16 44 (20.75%) JavaScript
16 44 (20.75%) Cisco
17 43 (20.28%) Git (software)
18 42 (19.81%) Configuration Management
19 39 (18.40%) Terraform
20 37 (17.45%) WorldPay
20 37 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
21 35 (16.51%) HP
21 35 (16.51%) Oracle
22 34 (16.04%) Splunk
22 34 (16.04%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 30 (14.15%) OpenStack
2 14 (6.60%) Confluence
3 12 (5.66%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.94%) IIS
6 2 (0.94%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) nginx
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (1.89%) HipChat
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.66%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (4.72%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 123 (58.02%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (9.43%) GitHub
4 18 (8.49%) OpenShift
5 12 (5.66%) IaaS
6 10 (4.72%) Serverless
7 9 (4.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (3.30%) Amazon S3
9 7 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (2.83%) PaaS
10 6 (2.83%) SaaS
11 5 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (1.42%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.42%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.62%) Firewall
2 27 (12.74%) DNS
2 27 (12.74%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.66%) DHCP
4 11 (5.19%) SNMP
5 10 (4.72%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (4.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (4.72%) FTP
5 10 (4.72%) HTTP
5 10 (4.72%) HTTPS
5 10 (4.72%) ICMP
5 10 (4.72%) IMAP
5 10 (4.72%) IPsec
5 10 (4.72%) OpenVPN
5 10 (4.72%) POP3
5 10 (4.72%) SMTP
5 10 (4.72%) SSH
5 10 (4.72%) SSL
5 10 (4.72%) Telnet
5 10 (4.72%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.79%) MySQL
2 20 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (8.02%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (7.08%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.13%) SQL Server
7 10 (4.72%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (4.25%) Big Data
9 8 (3.77%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.30%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.94%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (25.47%) Jenkins
2 43 (20.28%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.55%) Maven
3 16 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (6.60%) JIRA
5 11 (5.19%) Vagrant
6 10 (4.72%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.72%) Gerrit
7 7 (3.30%) Selenium
7 7 (3.30%) SonarQube
8 6 (2.83%) Gradle
9 5 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.36%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.36%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.89%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.42%) Clang
11 3 (1.42%) CMake
11 3 (1.42%) Hudson
11 3 (1.42%) JUnit
11 3 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (11.32%) Finance
2 20 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (1.89%) Advertising
3 4 (1.89%) Banking
3 4 (1.89%) Law
4 3 (1.42%) Military
5 2 (0.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (37.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (23.58%) Linux Engineer
3 37 (17.45%) Developer
4 32 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (11.79%) Software Developer
6 23 (10.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 23 (10.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 20 (9.43%) AWS Engineer
8 19 (8.96%) AWS DevOps
8 19 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (8.49%) Automation Engineer
9 18 (8.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 17 (8.02%) Python Engineer
10 17 (8.02%) Support Engineer
11 16 (7.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 15 (7.08%) Infrastructure Support
12 15 (7.08%) Java Developer
12 15 (7.08%) VMware Engineer
12 15 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (7.08%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (21.23%) Web Services
2 27 (12.74%) Middleware
3 23 (10.85%) RESTful
4 22 (10.38%) Spring
5 14 (6.60%) AngularJS
5 14 (6.60%) Spring Boot
6 13 (6.13%) SOAP
7 12 (5.66%) Akka
7 12 (5.66%) REST
8 10 (4.72%) YAML
9 9 (4.25%) Play Framework
10 8 (3.77%) Node.js
11 6 (2.83%) HTML
11 6 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (2.83%) Velocity
12 5 (2.36%) .NET
12 5 (2.36%) HTML5
12 5 (2.36%) React
12 5 (2.36%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (1.89%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.62%) Public Cloud
2 27 (12.74%) Computer Science
3 24 (11.32%) Hybrid Cloud
4 20 (9.43%) Data Centre
5 18 (8.49%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (7.55%) Cloud Native
7 15 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (5.19%) Life Science
9 6 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.83%) Replication
10 5 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.89%) LIMS
11 4 (1.89%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.89%) User Experience
12 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.42%) LPAR
12 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 152 (71.70%) Linux
2 60 (28.30%) Unix
3 55 (25.94%) Windows
4 33 (15.57%) CentOS
5 22 (10.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (9.91%) Windows Server
7 11 (5.19%) Ubuntu
7 11 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.72%) Android
8 10 (4.72%) Solaris
8 10 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.83%) Fedora
9 6 (2.83%) HPUX
10 3 (1.42%) AIX
10 3 (1.42%) SUSE
11 1 (0.47%) Debian
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (66.04%) DevOps
2 82 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (19.81%) Configuration Management
5 34 (16.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 33 (15.57%) Artificial Intelligence
7 32 (15.09%) Load Balancing
7 32 (15.09%) Machine Learning
8 31 (14.62%) Test Automation
9 29 (13.68%) Network Monitoring
10 25 (11.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 23 (10.85%) Mathematics
11 23 (10.85%) TDD
12 20 (9.43%) E-Commerce
12 20 (9.43%) High Availability
13 19 (8.96%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (8.96%) Integration Testing
14 18 (8.49%) ITIL
14 18 (8.49%) Microservices
14 18 (8.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 128 (60.38%) Python
2 59 (27.83%) Bash Shell
3 55 (25.94%) Java
4 52 (24.53%) PowerShell
5 44 (20.75%) JavaScript
6 31 (14.62%) Ruby
7 28 (13.21%) SQL
8 15 (7.08%) PHP
9 14 (6.60%) Scala
10 13 (6.13%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.19%) Go
12 7 (3.30%) C#
13 5 (2.36%) C
13 5 (2.36%) C++
14 3 (1.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (15.09%) Degree
2 14 (6.60%) CCNA
2 14 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.83%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.83%) MCSE
4 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.83%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.36%) CISSP
5 5 (2.36%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (2.36%) GIAC
5 5 (2.36%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (2.36%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (2.36%) SANS
5 5 (2.36%) SSCP
6 3 (1.42%) LPIC
7 2 (0.94%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.02%) QA
2 8 (3.77%) SLA
3 3 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 117 (55.19%) Docker
2 55 (25.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.26%) Active Directory
4 16 (7.55%) VirtualBox
5 15 (7.08%) Samba
5 15 (7.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (7.08%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (7.08%) vSphere
6 8 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.83%) Ceph
7 6 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.83%) Xen
8 5 (2.36%) NFS
9 3 (1.42%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.47%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 127 (59.91%) Puppet
2 83 (39.15%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (25.94%) Kubernetes
4 39 (18.40%) Terraform
5 25 (11.79%) vRealize
6 21 (9.91%) vCenter Server
7 19 (8.96%) Nagios
8 15 (7.08%) Docker Swarm
9 14 (6.60%) Rancher
10 10 (4.72%) Sysdig
11 8 (3.77%) Consul
11 8 (3.77%) Packer
12 7 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
13 6 (2.83%) OpenNMS
13 6 (2.83%) Prometheus
13 6 (2.83%) ZABBIX
14 4 (1.89%) Mesos
14 4 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (1.89%) yum
15 3 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 56 (26.42%) VMware
2 44 (20.75%) Cisco
3 37 (17.45%) WorldPay
4 35 (16.51%) HP
4 35 (16.51%) Oracle
5 34 (16.04%) Splunk
6 32 (15.09%) Citrix
7 28 (13.21%) AppDynamics
8 27 (12.74%) Red Hat
9 25 (11.79%) BMC
10 20 (9.43%) ServiceNow
11 18 (8.49%) Juniper
12 15 (7.08%) F5
12 15 (7.08%) Fortinet
13 11 (5.19%) IBM
13 11 (5.19%) Microsoft
13 11 (5.19%) New Relic
14 10 (4.72%) Intel
15 8 (3.77%) EMC
16 7 (3.30%) SolarWinds