Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 136 169
Rank change year-on-year +31 +33 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 57 78 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.14% 1.83% 1.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.22% 15.51% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 74 28
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +15.00%
10th Percentile £52,000 £32,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +10.53%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 331 503 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.43% 11.83% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 210 390 250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,450 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% -1.05%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Hertfordshire

Ansible
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Hertfordshire

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Hertfordshire

Ansible
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 August 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
Watford +30 22 £67,500 +25.58% 5
Welwyn Garden City +39 17 £55,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +10 6 - - 2
Borehamwood - 3 £65,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +2 1 £45,000 -21.74%
Rickmansworth - 1 £80,000 - 1
Ansible
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 49 (85.96%) Linux
2 45 (78.95%) Puppet
3 40 (70.18%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (59.65%) AWS
5 32 (56.14%) DevOps
6 29 (50.88%) Python
7 27 (47.37%) DNS
8 26 (45.61%) TCP/IP
9 22 (38.60%) DHCP
10 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
10 21 (36.84%) Bash Shell
11 20 (35.09%) Docker
11 20 (35.09%) Shell Script
12 19 (33.33%) Windows
12 19 (33.33%) Azure
12 19 (33.33%) Kubernetes
13 18 (31.58%) F5
13 18 (31.58%) CentOS
13 18 (31.58%) Ruby
14 17 (29.82%) Cisco
14 17 (29.82%) Terraform
14 17 (29.82%) Sonatype Nexus
15 16 (28.07%) SaaS
15 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
15 16 (28.07%) VMware
15 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (28.07%) Hyper-V
15 16 (28.07%) SCCM
15 16 (28.07%) SCOM
15 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 11 (19.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) nginx
3 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 34 (59.65%) AWS
2 19 (33.33%) Azure
3 16 (28.07%) SaaS
4 15 (26.32%) Office 365
5 12 (21.05%) OpenShift
6 11 (19.30%) OneDrive
7 6 (10.53%) GCP
8 4 (7.02%) Stackdriver
9 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.75%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 27 (47.37%) DNS
2 26 (45.61%) TCP/IP
3 22 (38.60%) DHCP
4 12 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (19.30%) BIG-IP
5 11 (19.30%) FabricPath
5 11 (19.30%) VLAN
6 10 (17.54%) Firewall
7 6 (10.53%) BGP
7 6 (10.53%) Broadband
7 6 (10.53%) EIGRP
7 6 (10.53%) LAN
7 6 (10.53%) MPLS
7 6 (10.53%) Network Security
7 6 (10.53%) OSPF
7 6 (10.53%) VPN
7 6 (10.53%) WAN
7 6 (10.53%) WLAN
8 4 (7.02%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.77%) Artifactory
6 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.51%) Apache Archiva
7 2 (3.51%) GitLab
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
8 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.75%) RSpec
8 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (21.05%) Retail
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Systems Engineer
2 21 (36.84%) Linux Engineer
3 18 (31.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 17 (29.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (21.05%) Technical Leader
6 10 (17.54%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Developer
11 2 (3.51%) AWS DevOps
11 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) Kafka
3 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) Django
3 1 (1.75%) LAMP
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) OAuth
3 1 (1.75%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.75%) OpenID
3 1 (1.75%) React
3 1 (1.75%) REST
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (1.75%) Vue.js
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) XACML
3 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (85.96%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Windows
3 18 (31.58%) CentOS
4 13 (22.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (22.81%) Ubuntu
5 12 (21.05%) SUSE
5 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (19.30%) Windows Server
7 6 (10.53%) Unix
8 1 (1.75%) Debian
8 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) DevOps
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 12 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (19.30%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (15.79%) Change Control
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.04%) Service Management
9 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (10.53%) Conflict Management
9 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (10.53%) Network Architecture
9 6 (10.53%) Network Management
9 6 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.53%) Service Design
10 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
10 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Python
2 21 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 20 (35.09%) Shell Script
4 18 (31.58%) Ruby
5 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
6 8 (14.04%) SQL
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
8 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) Go
9 1 (1.75%) Groovy
9 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) CCNA
1 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.53%) CCDP
2 6 (10.53%) CCIE
2 6 (10.53%) CCNP
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.02%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.75%) SANS
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) GDPR
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (35.09%) Docker
2 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) Hyper-V
2 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.30%) KVM
3 11 (19.30%) VMware NSX
3 11 (19.30%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) LXC
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (78.95%) Puppet
2 40 (70.18%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 17 (29.82%) Terraform
5 16 (28.07%) SCCM
5 16 (28.07%) SCOM
6 11 (19.30%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (19.30%) SCOrch
6 11 (19.30%) vRealize
7 6 (10.53%) Kibana
8 5 (8.77%) logstash
9 4 (7.02%) HAProxy
10 2 (3.51%) Prometheus
11 1 (1.75%) Nagios
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.58%) F5
3 17 (29.82%) Cisco
4 16 (28.07%) VMware
5 6 (10.53%) Blue Coat
5 6 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 6 (10.53%) Meraki
5 6 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 6 (10.53%) Radware
6 5 (8.77%) Google
6 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.02%) New Relic
7 4 (7.02%) Percona
8 2 (3.51%) Splunk
9 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.75%) Axiomatics
9 1 (1.75%) Juniper
9 1 (1.75%) Ping Identity
9 1 (1.75%) Twobo