Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > North East
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 29 17 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.40% 2.57% 3.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.80% 24.29% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 23
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £36,450
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £39,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.16% -5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,625 £70,371
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +12.00%

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 196 70 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.25% 10.59% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 151 67 86
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,717 £33,125
25th Percentile £38,250 £35,625 £36,310
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,882
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -1.92% -5.40%
75th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £55,864
90th Percentile £85,000 £60,000 £70,202
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.93% +7.27%

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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -19 27 £49,000 +3.16% 12
Durham - 2 £43,750 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 24 (82.76%) DevOps
2 22 (75.86%) AWS
3 20 (68.97%) Terraform
4 19 (65.52%) Puppet
4 19 (65.52%) Linux
5 18 (62.07%) Kubernetes
6 16 (55.17%) Python
6 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
7 15 (51.72%) Infrastructure as Code
8 13 (44.83%) Docker
8 13 (44.83%) Azure
9 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
10 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
10 11 (37.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
11 8 (27.59%) VMware
11 8 (27.59%) Perl
12 7 (24.14%) Unix
12 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
12 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
12 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
12 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (24.14%) Task Automation
13 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
13 6 (20.69%) PaaS
13 6 (20.69%) SaltStack
13 6 (20.69%) IaaS
13 6 (20.69%) DNS

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 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 22 (75.86%) AWS
2 13 (44.83%) Azure
3 11 (37.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (20.69%) IaaS
4 6 (20.69%) PaaS
5 5 (17.24%) SaaS
6 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (10.34%) GCP
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (6.90%) Serverless
8 1 (3.45%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (3.45%) CloudFront
8 1 (3.45%) GitHub
8 1 (3.45%) GitHub Actions
8 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
8 1 (3.45%) Route 53
8 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) BGP
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 3 (10.34%) IPv4
3 3 (10.34%) IPv6
3 3 (10.34%) OSPF
3 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) H.323
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (17.24%) CircleCI
2 5 (17.24%) GitLab
3 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (10.34%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1 (3.45%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (31.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps Automation Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) IP Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) ARM Templates
2 2 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) Java EE
3 1 (3.45%) React
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Public Cloud
2 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 5 (17.24%) Debian
4 4 (13.79%) CentOS
4 4 (13.79%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) DevOps
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
3 15 (51.72%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
4 7 (24.14%) Task Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Network Management
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Load Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (10.34%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Network Design
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Python
2 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
3 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
5 4 (13.79%) Java
6 3 (10.34%) C
6 3 (10.34%) Jython
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Docker
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) KVM
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (68.97%) Terraform
2 19 (65.52%) Puppet
3 18 (62.07%) Kubernetes
4 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (17.24%) CFEngine
6 4 (13.79%) Salt
7 3 (10.34%) Nagios
7 3 (10.34%) Proxmox
7 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
8 2 (6.90%) Packer
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) SaltStack
3 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) New Relic
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) HP