Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 63 43 85
Rank change year-on-year -20 +42 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 44 42 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.31% 4.54% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.66% 32.56% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 12
10th Percentile - £37,500 £35,125
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,250 £37,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +38.89% - -18.18%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £54,538
90th Percentile £82,500 - £68,994
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 213 129 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.03% 13.95% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 164 120 75
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,482 £37,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £47,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.63% +13.10% -12.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,275
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the North East

Ansible
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in the North East.

Salary trend for Ansible in the North East

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the North East over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the North East

Ansible
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -18 36 £62,500 +38.89% 10
Cleveland - 7 £40,000 -
Northumberland - 1 £70,000 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 42 (95.45%) DevOps
2 39 (88.64%) CI/CD
3 38 (86.36%) Jenkins
4 33 (75.00%) Terraform
5 30 (68.18%) Kubernetes
6 29 (65.91%) Docker
7 28 (63.64%) Azure
8 26 (59.09%) Bash
9 24 (54.55%) Puppet
9 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (52.27%) Linux
11 21 (47.73%) AWS
11 21 (47.73%) Infrastructure as Code
12 20 (45.45%) Python
13 18 (40.91%) Oracle
14 17 (38.64%) Configuration Management
14 17 (38.64%) PowerShell
15 15 (34.09%) GitHub
15 15 (34.09%) SQL
15 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (31.82%) Apigee
16 14 (31.82%) Unix
17 12 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
18 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (25.00%) Java
19 10 (22.73%) Windows
19 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
19 10 (22.73%) Scrum
19 10 (22.73%) Maven
19 10 (22.73%) Degree

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (15.91%) Apache
1 7 (15.91%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (63.64%) Azure
2 21 (47.73%) AWS
3 15 (34.09%) GitHub
4 14 (31.82%) Apigee
5 12 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (22.73%) OpenShift
7 8 (18.18%) GCP
7 8 (18.18%) GitHub Actions
8 7 (15.91%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 7 (15.91%) IaaS
8 7 (15.91%) PaaS
9 6 (13.64%) SaaS
10 4 (9.09%) Serverless
11 3 (6.82%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (6.82%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (6.82%) Azure Pipelines
12 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (4.55%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (4.55%) AWS CodeDeploy
13 1 (2.27%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
3 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Power BI
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (86.36%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.73%) Maven
2 10 (22.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (15.91%) Artifactory
3 7 (15.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (15.91%) GitLab
3 7 (15.91%) SonarQube
4 6 (13.64%) CircleCI
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) Log4j
6 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (18.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 7 (15.91%) Law
2 7 (15.91%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.82%) Social Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Unix Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Unix Scripter
5 6 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Database Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) ARM Templates
2 7 (15.91%) Kafka
3 3 (6.82%) Spring Boot
4 2 (4.55%) JavaFX
4 2 (4.55%) React
4 2 (4.55%) RESTful
4 2 (4.55%) Swing
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.27%) Java EE
5 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Private Cloud
1 7 (15.91%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Unix
3 10 (22.73%) Windows
4 7 (15.91%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (95.45%) DevOps
2 39 (88.64%) CI/CD
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (47.73%) Infrastructure as Code
5 17 (38.64%) Configuration Management
6 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 10 (22.73%) Scrum
8 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
9 8 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (18.18%) ITIL
9 8 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (18.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 7 (15.91%) CRM
10 7 (15.91%) Migration
10 7 (15.91%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Bash
2 20 (45.45%) Python
3 17 (38.64%) PowerShell
4 15 (34.09%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) C#
7 7 (15.91%) Go
7 7 (15.91%) Perl
7 7 (15.91%) SAPscript
8 2 (4.55%) Java 8
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) R
9 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 29 (65.91%) Docker
2 7 (15.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (75.00%) Terraform
2 30 (68.18%) Kubernetes
3 24 (54.55%) Puppet
4 15 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (15.91%) Fluentd
5 7 (15.91%) Kibana
5 7 (15.91%) Prometheus
6 6 (13.64%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Splunk
4 7 (15.91%) SAP
4 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.27%) Adobe
6 1 (2.27%) Black Duck
6 1 (2.27%) Coverity
6 1 (2.27%) Databricks
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) VMware