Period
to 18 March 2019

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 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 85 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 +5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.42% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.73% 3.51% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Lancashire median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +14.29% -
North West median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +12.75% +4.62%

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 55 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 7.39% 6.58% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 28
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £49,375 £47,500
North West median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% +11.76% +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 18 March 2019.

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 18 March 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
Blackpool +8 16 £60,000 - 3
Preston - 2 £43,500 -
Ansible
North West

For the 6 months to 18 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 16 (88.89%) DevOps
3 15 (83.33%) Configuration Management
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
5 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 12 (66.67%) Docker
6 12 (66.67%) Kubernetes
7 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
8 10 (55.56%) Public Cloud
8 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
8 10 (55.56%) Perl
9 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
9 8 (44.44%) Firewall
9 8 (44.44%) Microservices
9 8 (44.44%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (38.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (38.89%) Terraform
10 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
11 6 (33.33%) Ruby
11 6 (33.33%) Google
11 6 (33.33%) E-Procurement
11 6 (33.33%) Nagios
11 6 (33.33%) RHCE

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (33.33%) IaaS
2 6 (33.33%) PaaS
2 6 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (33.33%) CircleCI
2 6 (33.33%) Codeship
2 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 5 (27.78%) Hudson
3 5 (27.78%) Vagrant
4 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 7 (38.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (27.78%) NHS
4 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
4 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 8 (44.44%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (44.44%) Microservices
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (33.33%) E-Procurement
7 6 (33.33%) IT Strategy
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 6 (33.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 5 (27.78%) Decision-Making
8 5 (27.78%) High Availability
8 5 (27.78%) SIEM
9 4 (22.22%) Coaching
10 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) Go
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) RHCE
1 6 (33.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 12 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (38.89%) Terraform
5 6 (33.33%) CFEngine
5 6 (33.33%) Consul
5 6 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (33.33%) Grafana
5 6 (33.33%) Nagios
5 6 (33.33%) Opsview
5 6 (33.33%) Packer
6 5 (27.78%) Graphite
6 5 (27.78%) Salt
6 5 (27.78%) ZABBIX
7 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 6 (33.33%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) jetNEXUS
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.11%) VMware