Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 71 102
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.39% 1.14% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 13.92% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% -2.33% -20.37%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £62,500 £80,625
North West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +14.13% +5.14%

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 78 79 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 10.14% 8.19% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 59 42 81
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% -3.41% +35.38%
10th Percentile £26,150 £27,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £66,225 £56,250
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 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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Merseyside over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 15 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
Liverpool +5 3 £40,000 -23.81% 5
Ansible
North West

For the 6 months to 15 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform