Period
to 24 September 2018

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

Ansible
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 163 182
Rank change year-on-year +24 +19 +62
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 74 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.79% 1.23% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.89% 14.37% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 34 35
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,125 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% -9.09%

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 497 348 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.03% 8.54% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 384 267 330
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,625 £71,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 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
Hatfield +23 47 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Stevenage - 9 £27,500 -
Watford -4 7 £72,500 +81.25% 4
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £57,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +10 1 £46,000 +48.39%
Ansible
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 55 (74.32%) DevOps
2 53 (71.62%) Linux
3 49 (66.22%) Docker
4 48 (64.86%) Puppet
5 39 (52.70%) Unix
6 34 (45.95%) Python
7 29 (39.19%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (37.84%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (33.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 24 (32.43%) Java
11 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (25.68%) Retail
12 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
13 18 (24.32%) Bash Shell
14 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 17 (22.97%) Load Balancing
14 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
15 16 (21.62%) Firewall
15 16 (21.62%) Citrix
15 16 (21.62%) VMware
16 15 (20.27%) Kubernetes
16 15 (20.27%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (20.27%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (18.92%) Windows
17 14 (18.92%) Oracle
18 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
18 10 (13.51%) ITIL
18 10 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database

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 8 (10.81%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.41%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) nginx
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 29 (39.19%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.05%) Serverless
5 2 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.35%) GitHub
6 1 (1.35%) IaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Office 365
6 1 (1.35%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Slack
6 1 (1.35%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
2 16 (21.62%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) DHCP
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) LAN
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (1.35%) VoIP
4 1 (1.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database
1 10 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
2 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Big Data
4 2 (2.70%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.76%) Maven
2 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
3 3 (4.05%) Checkstyle
3 3 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Bower
5 1 (1.35%) Codeship
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) Gradle
5 1 (1.35%) Grunt
5 1 (1.35%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (25.68%) Retail
2 6 (8.11%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Advertising
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (25.68%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 17 (22.97%) Support Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (20.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) Infrastructure Support
5 15 (20.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) VMware Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) VMware Support Engineer
6 14 (18.92%) Python Engineer
7 13 (17.57%) Administrator
8 9 (12.16%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) DBA
9 6 (8.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Velocity
2 3 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (4.05%) Node.js
3 2 (2.70%) Middleware
3 2 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (1.35%) .NET
4 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) Java EE
4 1 (1.35%) Kafka
4 1 (1.35%) React
4 1 (1.35%) REST
4 1 (1.35%) SOAP
4 1 (1.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.35%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (20.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.11%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
5 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Robotics
5 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 53 (71.62%) Linux
2 39 (52.70%) Unix
3 14 (18.92%) Windows
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.81%) CentOS
6 6 (8.11%) HPUX
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (74.32%) DevOps
2 25 (33.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (22.97%) Load Balancing
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 9 (12.16%) Change Management
6 9 (12.16%) Server Management
7 8 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Management
7 8 (10.81%) System Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Customer-Centricity
8 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
9 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.11%) Physics
10 4 (5.41%) Network Management
11 3 (4.05%) Microservices
11 3 (4.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) Python
2 24 (32.43%) Java
3 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
4 18 (24.32%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.05%) Ruby
7 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.35%) C#
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) CCNA
1 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.81%) Degree
3 7 (9.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.35%) MCP
4 1 (1.35%) MCSE
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (66.22%) Docker
2 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.11%) Ceph
5 4 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (64.86%) Puppet
2 28 (37.84%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (20.27%) Kubernetes
4 7 (9.46%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (8.11%) Terraform
6 4 (5.41%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (5.41%) Mesos
6 4 (5.41%) Rancher
6 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (5.41%) yum
7 1 (1.35%) Grafana
7 1 (1.35%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.35%) Kibana
7 1 (1.35%) logstash
7 1 (1.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Citrix
1 16 (21.62%) VMware
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) HP
4 5 (6.76%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.76%) Google
5 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.05%) Sonatype
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.70%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) New Relic
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.35%) Splunk