Period
to 24 April 2019

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

Ansible
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 56 99
Rank change year-on-year -6 +43 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 12 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.63% 3.37% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.69% 32.26% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 5
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% +56.25% -33.33%
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +2.56%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 58 93 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 7.89% 10.44% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 78 53
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £42,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.43% -3.98% +1.15%
10th Percentile £26,550 £27,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £66,625 £57,500
North West median annual salary £51,425 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.03% +14.12% -

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Merseyside

Ansible
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Merseyside

Ansible
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 April 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
Liverpool -6 12 £35,000 - 1
Ansible
North West

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

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Python
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) Kafka
2 10 (83.33%) Bitbucket
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (83.33%) Confluence
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon Linux
2 10 (83.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 10 (83.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (83.33%) Kubernetes
2 10 (83.33%) AWS Lambda
2 10 (83.33%) Terraform
2 10 (83.33%) Serverless
2 10 (83.33%) Creative Thinking
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 10 (83.33%) Squid
2 10 (83.33%) JIRA

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 10 (83.33%) Confluence
1 10 (83.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
1 10 (83.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 10 (83.33%) AWS Lambda
1 10 (83.33%) Serverless
1 10 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Bitbucket
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) AWS Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Fedora
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 10 (83.33%) Creative Thinking
2 10 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Sprint Review
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Bash Shell
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
1 10 (83.33%) Squid
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) Kubernetes
2 10 (83.33%) Terraform
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Atlassian
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat