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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > North East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 77 55
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 60 26 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 3.60% 2.24% 3.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.82% 14.69% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 26 29
10th Percentile - £36,750 £36,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £59,688 £51,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,875 £54,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -

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 275 177 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.51% 15.23% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 227 151 71
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £80,000 £58,750 £50,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +1 29 £62,500 +31.58% 12
Cleveland - 23 £40,000 -
Northumberland - 5 £75,000 -
Durham -13 3 £37,500 -14.29% 1
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 56 (93.33%) DevOps
2 52 (86.67%) CI/CD
3 50 (83.33%) Jenkins
4 47 (78.33%) Azure
5 42 (70.00%) Docker
6 40 (66.67%) Kubernetes
7 38 (63.33%) Bash
8 37 (61.67%) Azure DevOps
9 31 (51.67%) Terraform
9 31 (51.67%) Linux
10 29 (48.33%) SQL
11 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
11 28 (46.67%) GitHub
11 28 (46.67%) GitHub Actions
12 27 (45.00%) ITIL
13 26 (43.33%) Windows
13 26 (43.33%) Firewall
13 26 (43.33%) Infrastructure as Code
14 25 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 25 (41.67%) Octopus Deploy
14 25 (41.67%) Unix
14 25 (41.67%) Oracle
14 25 (41.67%) Apache
14 25 (41.67%) Kafka
14 25 (41.67%) AWS
15 24 (40.00%) Degree
15 24 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
15 24 (40.00%) Migration
16 23 (38.33%) SAPscript
16 23 (38.33%) Dynamics CRM

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 25 (41.67%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (78.33%) Azure
2 37 (61.67%) Azure DevOps
3 28 (46.67%) GitHub
3 28 (46.67%) GitHub Actions
4 25 (41.67%) AWS
5 23 (38.33%) Apigee
6 16 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (15.00%) GCP
8 6 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (10.00%) Azure AKS
8 6 (10.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 5 (8.33%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (6.67%) Azure Pipelines
10 4 (6.67%) IaaS
10 4 (6.67%) PaaS
11 3 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (3.33%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (3.33%) Azure Service Bus
12 2 (3.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) Firewall
2 23 (38.33%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) VPN
4 3 (5.00%) IPv4
4 3 (5.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.33%) KNIME
4 2 (3.33%) Metadata
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Power BI
4 2 (3.33%) Presto
4 2 (3.33%) Semantic Layer
4 2 (3.33%) Tableau
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 50 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 25 (41.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (21.67%) GitLab
4 6 (10.00%) CircleCI
5 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.67%) Log4j
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (23.33%) Public Sector
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (38.33%) Unix Scripter
3 14 (23.33%) Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) SQL Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Systems Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Unix Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 9 (15.00%) Unix Support
5 7 (11.67%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) AWS Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) DevOps Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) Kafka
2 6 (10.00%) ARM Templates
3 4 (6.67%) YAML
4 3 (5.00%) LAMP
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Beam
5 2 (3.33%) Apache NiFi
5 2 (3.33%) JMS
5 2 (3.33%) Samza
5 2 (3.33%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.67%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Linux
2 26 (43.33%) Windows
3 25 (41.67%) Unix
4 23 (38.33%) AIX
5 3 (5.00%) Debian
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (93.33%) DevOps
2 52 (86.67%) CI/CD
3 27 (45.00%) ITIL
4 26 (43.33%) Infrastructure as Code
5 25 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 24 (40.00%) Migration
6 24 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (38.33%) Collaborative Working
7 23 (38.33%) Computer Science
7 23 (38.33%) CRM
7 23 (38.33%) Mathematics
8 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
9 10 (16.67%) Platform Engineering
10 9 (15.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 8 (13.33%) Agile
12 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (10.00%) Project Management
13 5 (8.33%) DevSecOps
14 4 (6.67%) DataOps
14 4 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) Bash
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 23 (38.33%) SAPscript
4 16 (26.67%) Python
5 13 (21.67%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.67%) Java
7 5 (8.33%) Bicep
8 4 (6.67%) C#
8 4 (6.67%) Go
9 3 (5.00%) C++
10 2 (3.33%) Perl
10 2 (3.33%) R
10 2 (3.33%) Scala
10 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) Docker
2 23 (38.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 31 (51.67%) Terraform
3 16 (26.67%) Puppet
4 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.67%) Grafana
6 1 (1.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (41.67%) Oracle
3 23 (38.33%) SAP
3 23 (38.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.33%) Alteryx
4 2 (3.33%) Databricks
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.67%) Black Duck
5 1 (1.67%) Coverity
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk