Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.58% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 20.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Lancashire median annual salary £60,000 - -
North West median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +14.29%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 59 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 7.77% 4.67% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 21
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Lancashire

Ansible
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Lancashire

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Lancashire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Lancashire

Ansible
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Blackpool - 11 £60,000 - 5
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £62,500 -
Ansible
North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (66.67%) Docker
4 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 8 (66.67%) Kubernetes
5 7 (58.33%) Microservices
6 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) Perl
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
6 6 (50.00%) Terraform
7 5 (41.67%) Grafana
7 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (41.67%) Packer
7 5 (41.67%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (41.67%) Consul
7 5 (41.67%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (41.67%) IT Strategy

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (25.00%) IaaS
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (41.67%) Hudson
2 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (25.00%) CircleCI
3 3 (25.00%) Codeship
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (41.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) Microservices
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (41.67%) Decision-Making
6 5 (41.67%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (41.67%) E-Procurement
6 5 (41.67%) High Availability
6 5 (41.67%) IT Strategy
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
6 5 (41.67%) SIEM
6 5 (41.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 3 (25.00%) Coaching
8 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) Go
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) RHCE
1 5 (41.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (66.67%) Kubernetes
4 6 (50.00%) Terraform
5 5 (41.67%) Consul
5 5 (41.67%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (41.67%) Grafana
5 5 (41.67%) Graphite
5 5 (41.67%) Nagios
5 5 (41.67%) Opsview
5 5 (41.67%) Packer
5 5 (41.67%) Salt
5 5 (41.67%) ZABBIX
6 3 (25.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) VMware