Period
to 22 April 2021

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 22 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 155 119
Rank change year-on-year +80 -36 +56
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 113 82 216
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.17% 1.59% 2.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.89% 15.68% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 83 48 173
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +8.00%

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 454 523 1,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.72% 10.13% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 327 383 740
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

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 22 April 2021. 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
Essex +45 49 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Hertfordshire +56 32 £65,000 +8.33% 13
Cambridgeshire +6 27 £45,000 -28.00% 8
Suffolk +24 10 £72,500 +31.82% 2
Bedfordshire +17 1 - - 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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 69 (61.06%) DevOps
2 56 (49.56%) Jenkins
3 53 (46.90%) Linux
4 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (39.82%) Azure
6 44 (38.94%) Terraform
7 39 (34.51%) Kubernetes
7 39 (34.51%) AWS
7 39 (34.51%) PowerShell
7 39 (34.51%) Git (software)
7 39 (34.51%) Java
8 37 (32.74%) Bash Shell
9 36 (31.86%) Microservices
10 34 (30.09%) Python
10 34 (30.09%) Spring
11 30 (26.55%) REST
11 30 (26.55%) Docker
12 29 (25.66%) Web Services
13 28 (24.78%) Security Cleared
13 28 (24.78%) Opscode Chef
13 28 (24.78%) Relational Database
14 26 (23.01%) Puppet
14 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
15 25 (22.12%) Scrum
15 25 (22.12%) Spring Boot
16 24 (21.24%) BDD
16 24 (21.24%) TDD
16 24 (21.24%) Windows
16 24 (21.24%) Serverless
17 23 (20.35%) Kanban

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 16 (14.16%) OpenStack
2 15 (13.27%) Confluence
3 9 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (7.08%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.08%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.31%) Camunda
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (39.82%) Azure
2 39 (34.51%) AWS
3 24 (21.24%) Serverless
4 19 (16.81%) Amazon ECS
4 19 (16.81%) Amazon EKS
4 19 (16.81%) OpenShift
5 16 (14.16%) IaaS
6 15 (13.27%) SaaS
7 13 (11.50%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (10.62%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (8.85%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (8.85%) Amazon S3
9 10 (8.85%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (7.96%) PaaS
11 4 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (3.54%) GCP
12 3 (2.65%) GitHub
12 3 (2.65%) Microsoft 365
13 2 (1.77%) Sumo Logic
14 1 (0.88%) Amazon GuardDuty
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) Firewall
2 8 (7.08%) DNS
2 8 (7.08%) HTTP
2 8 (7.08%) VLAN
2 8 (7.08%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.78%) Relational Database
2 22 (19.47%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (8.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (8.85%) GIS
4 9 (7.96%) MySQL
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.77%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.88%) Power BI
7 1 (0.88%) QlikView
7 1 (0.88%) Redis
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 56 (49.56%) Jenkins
2 39 (34.51%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.81%) JIRA
4 16 (14.16%) GitLab
5 11 (9.73%) TeamCity
6 10 (8.85%) GoCD
7 9 (7.96%) Maven
8 8 (7.08%) Cucumber
9 6 (5.31%) Robot Framework
10 4 (3.54%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.77%) Selenium
13 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.88%) gulp
13 1 (0.88%) Subversion
13 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 21 (18.58%) Public Sector
2 12 (10.62%) Law
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (30.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (23.01%) Developer
3 23 (20.35%) Java Developer
4 17 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Senior DevOps
5 15 (13.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 13 (11.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (9.73%) Azure DevOps
8 10 (8.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Azure Engineer
9 9 (7.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (6.19%) Support Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Architect
12 6 (5.31%) Junior
12 6 (5.31%) Network Architect
12 6 (5.31%) Network Technical Architect
12 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
12 6 (5.31%) Technical Design Architect
12 6 (5.31%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.09%) Spring
2 30 (26.55%) REST
3 29 (25.66%) Web Services
4 25 (22.12%) Spring Boot
5 20 (17.70%) Node.js
6 17 (15.04%) AngularJS
6 17 (15.04%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (8.85%) Apache Camel
7 10 (8.85%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (7.96%) JMS
9 8 (7.08%) Hibernate
9 8 (7.08%) J2EE
9 8 (7.08%) RESTful
9 8 (7.08%) SOAP
10 6 (5.31%) Django
10 6 (5.31%) Flask
10 6 (5.31%) OpenDaylight
11 2 (1.77%) .NET
12 1 (0.88%) CSS
12 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 16 (14.16%) Public Cloud
3 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.31%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.77%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.90%) Linux
2 24 (21.24%) Windows
3 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (11.50%) Windows Server
4 11 (9.73%) Unix
5 9 (7.96%) Ubuntu
6 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (2.65%) CentOS
8 2 (1.77%) Debian
8 2 (1.77%) VMS
9 1 (0.88%) AIX
9 1 (0.88%) Fedora
9 1 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (61.06%) DevOps
2 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (31.86%) Microservices
4 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
5 25 (22.12%) Scrum
6 24 (21.24%) BDD
6 24 (21.24%) TDD
7 23 (20.35%) Kanban
8 21 (18.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
10 18 (15.93%) Technical Leadership
11 16 (14.16%) Infrastructure as Code
12 15 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (12.39%) Configuration Management
13 14 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (12.39%) Migration
13 14 (12.39%) Open Source
14 13 (11.50%) ITIL
15 12 (10.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.51%) Java
1 39 (34.51%) PowerShell
2 37 (32.74%) Bash Shell
3 34 (30.09%) Python
4 16 (14.16%) Java 8
4 16 (14.16%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.73%) SQL
6 10 (8.85%) C#
7 9 (7.96%) Perl
8 3 (2.65%) C
8 3 (2.65%) Go
8 3 (2.65%) Ruby
9 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
10 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (24.78%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.58%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.27%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) CCNP
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) LPIC
4 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) HIPAA
1 10 (8.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) NIST
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) SOC 2
System Software
1 30 (26.55%) Docker
2 22 (19.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.93%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.50%) Xen
5 10 (8.85%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.77%) Firmware
7 1 (0.88%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 44 (38.94%) Terraform
2 39 (34.51%) Kubernetes
3 28 (24.78%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (23.01%) Puppet
5 12 (10.62%) Rancher
6 11 (9.73%) Salt
7 10 (8.85%) Rundeck
8 9 (7.96%) Kibana
9 5 (4.42%) Grafana
9 5 (4.42%) Nagios
9 5 (4.42%) Prometheus
10 4 (3.54%) Graylog
11 2 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.77%) Istio
12 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.88%) Packer
12 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) VMware
2 18 (15.93%) IBM
3 17 (15.04%) Red Hat
4 11 (9.73%) Cisco
4 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.85%) Splunk
5 10 (8.85%) WSO2
6 9 (7.96%) Oracle
7 8 (7.08%) AppDynamics
7 8 (7.08%) Atlassian
7 8 (7.08%) Citrix
7 8 (7.08%) Pega
7 8 (7.08%) ServiceNow
8 6 (5.31%) Arista
9 3 (2.65%) Juniper
10 2 (1.77%) Dynatrace
10 2 (1.77%) Google
10 2 (1.77%) New Relic
11 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.88%) Twitter