Period
to 25 June 2018

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

Ansible
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 145 241
Rank change year-on-year +55 +96 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 259 174 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.63% 2.15% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.54% 23.26% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 231 156 9
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £35,750 £36,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £63,650
North West median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.05% - +18.75%

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 672 748 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.41% 9.26% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 579 670 403
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,350 £25,450 £26,900
90th Percentile £75,250 £69,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £49,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.64% +2.35% +6.25%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Manchester

Ansible
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Manchester

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Manchester

Ansible
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Wigan +15 14 £60,000 +60.00%
Salford - 12 £45,625 - 1
Stockport +6 4 £40,000 +18.52%
Cheadle - 4 - -
Bolton +5 1 £32,500 -
Ansible
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 225 (86.87%) DevOps
2 187 (72.20%) Linux
3 175 (67.57%) Amazon AWS
4 164 (63.32%) Puppet
5 160 (61.78%) Opscode Chef
6 150 (57.92%) Python
7 149 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
8 140 (54.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 131 (50.58%) Jenkins
10 125 (48.26%) Windows
11 111 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (38.22%) Docker
13 78 (30.12%) Bash Shell
13 78 (30.12%) Configuration Management
14 74 (28.57%) Git (software)
15 67 (25.87%) Kubernetes
16 64 (24.71%) Business Intelligence
17 63 (24.32%) AWS CloudFormation
18 62 (23.94%) TeamCity
18 62 (23.94%) Software Engineering
18 62 (23.94%) Ruby
19 61 (23.55%) SQL
20 58 (22.39%) Terraform
21 56 (21.62%) Java
22 53 (20.46%) Google Cloud Platform
23 49 (18.92%) Octopus Deploy
24 48 (18.53%) Continuous Delivery
25 47 (18.15%) VMware
25 47 (18.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 46 (17.76%) TDD

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 37 (14.29%) IIS
2 36 (13.90%) Confluence
3 24 (9.27%) Apache Spark
4 14 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.47%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.32%) Apache
8 5 (1.93%) CloudStack
8 5 (1.93%) nginx
9 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.77%) JBoss
10 2 (0.77%) Jetty
10 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 175 (67.57%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (54.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (24.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 53 (20.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 44 (16.99%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (14.29%) Amazon S3
7 33 (12.74%) Amazon SQS
8 32 (12.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 32 (12.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 20 (7.72%) SaaS
10 17 (6.56%) NuGet
11 13 (5.02%) IaaS
12 10 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (3.86%) GitHub
13 8 (3.09%) PaaS
14 6 (2.32%) Serverless
15 5 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (1.54%) OpenShift
17 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.02%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.86%) DNS
3 9 (3.47%) Firewall
4 8 (3.09%) VPN
5 7 (2.70%) NAS
5 7 (2.70%) SAN
6 5 (1.93%) HTTP
7 4 (1.54%) DHCP
8 2 (0.77%) FTP
8 2 (0.77%) IPsec
9 1 (0.39%) AMQP
9 1 (0.39%) DDNS
9 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.39%) LAN
9 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.39%) SSL
9 1 (0.39%) VLAN
9 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.51%) Amazon RDS
2 29 (11.20%) Hadoop
3 27 (10.42%) Big Data
4 22 (8.49%) MySQL
5 11 (4.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.93%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.93%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.16%) Redis
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.77%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.77%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.77%) RethinkDB
8 2 (0.77%) Riak
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.39%) HBase
9 1 (0.39%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 131 (50.58%) Jenkins
2 74 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 62 (23.94%) TeamCity
4 49 (18.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 47 (18.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 39 (15.06%) JIRA
7 24 (9.27%) Vagrant
8 16 (6.18%) Subversion
9 10 (3.86%) SonarQube
10 9 (3.47%) Hudson
11 8 (3.09%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.70%) Selenium
13 6 (2.32%) MSBuild
13 6 (2.32%) Robot Framework
14 5 (1.93%) GitLab
14 5 (1.93%) Gradle
15 4 (1.54%) Codeship
15 4 (1.54%) GoCD
15 4 (1.54%) Travis CI
15 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (15.83%) Finance
2 34 (13.13%) Electronics
3 31 (11.97%) Telecoms
4 30 (11.58%) Manufacturing
4 30 (11.58%) Marketing
5 18 (6.95%) Retail
6 9 (3.47%) Games
7 5 (1.93%) Back Office
8 2 (0.77%) Automotive
8 2 (0.77%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 137 (52.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (13.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 33 (12.74%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (11.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 25 (9.65%) Senior DevOps
6 21 (8.11%) Lead DevOps
7 19 (7.34%) DevOps Manager
8 17 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
8 17 (6.56%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (6.56%) Team Leader
9 16 (6.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 14 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 14 (5.41%) Software Manager
11 13 (5.02%) Administrator
11 13 (5.02%) Engineering Manager
11 13 (5.02%) Software Engineering Manager
11 13 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.63%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (4.63%) DevOps Administrator
12 12 (4.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.29%) .NET
2 32 (12.36%) Web Services
3 20 (7.72%) Node.js
4 12 (4.63%) Gherkin
5 11 (4.25%) React
6 10 (3.86%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.47%) LAMP
7 9 (3.47%) Spring
8 8 (3.09%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (2.32%) REST
10 5 (1.93%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (1.54%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.54%) HTML
11 4 (1.54%) Sensu
11 4 (1.54%) Spring Integration
12 3 (1.16%) Apache Flex
12 3 (1.16%) HTML5
12 3 (1.16%) Java EE
12 3 (1.16%) Kafka
12 3 (1.16%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.74%) Private Cloud
2 20 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.47%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.09%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.32%) Cloud Native
6 6 (2.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.32%) Fintech
7 5 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.77%) Robotics
9 2 (0.77%) Social Media
10 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 187 (72.20%) Linux
2 125 (48.26%) Windows
3 13 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (4.63%) Unix
5 11 (4.25%) CentOS
6 7 (2.70%) Debian
6 7 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.77%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (86.87%) DevOps
2 149 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (30.12%) Configuration Management
5 64 (24.71%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (23.94%) Software Engineering
7 48 (18.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 46 (17.76%) TDD
9 36 (13.90%) Test Automation
10 33 (12.74%) Scrum
11 32 (12.36%) Network Virtualisation
11 32 (12.36%) Open Source
12 30 (11.58%) Digital Marketing
12 30 (11.58%) Programme Management
13 24 (9.27%) BDD
14 22 (8.49%) Microservices
15 21 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment
16 20 (7.72%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (6.95%) Software Delivery
18 15 (5.79%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 150 (57.92%) Python
2 78 (30.12%) Bash Shell
3 62 (23.94%) Ruby
4 61 (23.55%) SQL
5 56 (21.62%) Java
6 31 (11.97%) JavaScript
7 25 (9.65%) C#
8 24 (9.27%) PowerShell
9 21 (8.11%) Perl
10 17 (6.56%) Go
11 14 (5.41%) C++
12 13 (5.02%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.86%) PHP
14 8 (3.09%) Java 8
15 2 (0.77%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.77%) Korn
15 2 (0.77%) Scala
16 1 (0.39%) C
16 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (4.63%) AWS Certification
2 5 (1.93%) Degree
3 4 (1.54%) RHCE
3 4 (1.54%) RHCSA
4 2 (0.77%) HND
4 2 (0.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.13%) QA
2 31 (11.97%) GCP
3 7 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (38.22%) Docker
2 42 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 34 (13.13%) Virtual Machines
4 33 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (11.20%) Xen
6 28 (10.81%) Hyper-V
7 24 (9.27%) VirtualBox
8 9 (3.47%) vSphere
9 7 (2.70%) KVM
10 5 (1.93%) XenServer
11 3 (1.16%) GlusterFS
11 3 (1.16%) Varnish
12 1 (0.39%) Ceph
12 1 (0.39%) HDFS
12 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 164 (63.32%) Puppet
2 160 (61.78%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (25.87%) Kubernetes
4 58 (22.39%) Terraform
5 36 (13.90%) Salt
6 22 (8.49%) Packer
7 10 (3.86%) Consul
7 10 (3.86%) Graphite
8 8 (3.09%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (2.70%) Nagios
10 6 (2.32%) Grafana
10 6 (2.32%) Kibana
10 6 (2.32%) Opsview
10 6 (2.32%) ZABBIX
11 5 (1.93%) SCCM
12 4 (1.54%) logstash
12 4 (1.54%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.77%) Marathon
13 2 (0.77%) Mesos
13 2 (0.77%) rkt
Vendors
1 47 (18.15%) VMware
2 41 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 38 (14.67%) Google
4 32 (12.36%) New Relic
4 32 (12.36%) Trend Micro
5 30 (11.58%) SAP
6 27 (10.42%) Red Hat
7 12 (4.63%) SaltStack
8 8 (3.09%) IBM
9 6 (2.32%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.32%) Oracle
10 5 (1.93%) Capita
10 5 (1.93%) Citrix
11 4 (1.54%) Hummingbird
12 3 (1.16%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.16%) HP
13 2 (0.77%) Blue Prism
13 2 (0.77%) Qualys
13 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.77%) Splunk