Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 167 116
Rank change year-on-year +82 -51 +92
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 336 427 640
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.23% 2.17% 2.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.76% 18.05% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 322 322 590
Median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.18% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,357 2,365 2,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.06% 12.00% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,116 1,568 1,921
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +6.98%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,946 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,368 £68,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the North of England

Ansible
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Ansible in the North of England

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the North of England

Ansible
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the North of England region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. 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
North West +56 174 £52,500 -12.50% 25
Yorkshire +101 135 £50,000 - 15
North East +8 27 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 214 (63.69%) Python
1 214 (63.69%) DevOps
2 188 (55.95%) Terraform
3 172 (51.19%) Docker
4 163 (48.51%) Puppet
5 161 (47.92%) AWS
6 147 (43.75%) Jenkins
7 135 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (39.88%) Kubernetes
9 133 (39.58%) Linux
10 131 (38.99%) Opscode Chef
11 125 (37.20%) Azure
12 115 (34.23%) Bash Shell
13 111 (33.04%) Git (software)
14 110 (32.74%) Configuration Management
15 89 (26.49%) VMware
16 87 (25.89%) PowerShell
17 72 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
18 70 (20.83%) Windows
19 64 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
20 62 (18.45%) GCP
20 62 (18.45%) Java
21 56 (16.67%) JavaScript
21 56 (16.67%) PHP
22 55 (16.37%) SQL
23 54 (16.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 49 (14.58%) MySQL
25 45 (13.39%) Software Engineering
26 44 (13.10%) Red Hat
26 44 (13.10%) OpenStack

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 44 (13.10%) OpenStack
2 39 (11.61%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (6.25%) Confluence
4 14 (4.17%) Apache
5 12 (3.57%) nginx
6 9 (2.68%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.89%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.60%) IIS
11 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 161 (47.92%) AWS
2 125 (37.20%) Azure
3 62 (18.45%) GCP
4 28 (8.33%) Serverless
5 25 (7.44%) IaaS
6 22 (6.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (4.46%) Amazon S3
8 15 (4.46%) GitHub
8 15 (4.46%) SaaS
9 14 (4.17%) OpenShift
10 11 (3.27%) Amazon ECS
11 10 (2.98%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (2.68%) Slack
13 7 (2.08%) Datadog
13 7 (2.08%) Office 365
13 7 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.44%) Firewall
2 18 (5.36%) VPN
3 15 (4.46%) Software-Defined Networking
4 12 (3.57%) WAN
5 10 (2.98%) LAN
6 9 (2.68%) Internet
7 7 (2.08%) Network Security
7 7 (2.08%) SAN
7 7 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.08%) Wireless
8 6 (1.79%) HTTP
8 6 (1.79%) OSPF
8 6 (1.79%) SNMP
8 6 (1.79%) SSL
9 4 (1.19%) BGP
9 4 (1.19%) DNS
9 4 (1.19%) FTP
9 4 (1.19%) MPLS
9 4 (1.19%) PBX
9 4 (1.19%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.58%) MySQL
2 40 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 29 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.76%) Redis
5 15 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.57%) Big Data
6 12 (3.57%) MariaDB
7 10 (2.98%) InterSystems Cache
8 9 (2.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.38%) Amazon Athena
10 7 (2.08%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.08%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.79%) GIS
11 6 (1.79%) Power BI
12 5 (1.49%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.89%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 147 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 111 (33.04%) Git (software)
3 43 (12.80%) JIRA
4 39 (11.61%) Bitbucket
5 32 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 31 (9.23%) TeamCity
7 28 (8.33%) GitLab
8 24 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (5.06%) Subversion
10 14 (4.17%) Vagrant
11 12 (3.57%) GoCD
12 11 (3.27%) Visual Studio Team System
13 10 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (2.68%) Mercurial
14 9 (2.68%) Selenium
15 7 (2.08%) Maven
15 7 (2.08%) PHPUnit
16 6 (1.79%) Cucumber
17 5 (1.49%) Mocha
17 5 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (8.63%) Finance
2 14 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.57%) Retail
4 11 (3.27%) Law
5 7 (2.08%) Electronics
6 5 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.19%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.60%) Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Local Government
8 2 (0.60%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (11.61%) Developer
4 38 (11.31%) Platform Engineer
5 32 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 28 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 23 (6.85%) AWS DevOps
7 23 (6.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 21 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
8 21 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 18 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.76%) Python Engineer
11 16 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
12 14 (4.17%) Network Engineer
13 13 (3.87%) Administrator
13 13 (3.87%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (3.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 13 (3.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.23%) Web Services
2 30 (8.93%) LAMP
3 25 (7.44%) Elastic Stack
3 25 (7.44%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (5.95%) Laravel
5 16 (4.76%) Node.js
6 15 (4.46%) YAML
7 14 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 12 (3.57%) React
9 11 (3.27%) Symfony
10 10 (2.98%) .NET
11 9 (2.68%) Kafka
12 8 (2.38%) REST
13 7 (2.08%) Middleware
14 6 (1.79%) LDAP
15 5 (1.49%) Spark Streaming
15 5 (1.49%) Spring
15 5 (1.49%) TensorFlow
16 4 (1.19%) Hibernate
16 4 (1.19%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.82%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.85%) Private Cloud
3 22 (6.55%) Public Cloud
4 17 (5.06%) User Experience
5 11 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.79%) Derivative
8 5 (1.49%) Acoustics
8 5 (1.49%) Blog
8 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.19%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.89%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 3 (0.89%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.60%) Kindle
11 2 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 133 (39.58%) Linux
2 70 (20.83%) Windows
3 34 (10.12%) Windows Server
4 29 (8.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (8.04%) CentOS
6 18 (5.36%) Unix
7 14 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 11 (3.27%) FreeBSD
8 11 (3.27%) FreeNAS
9 9 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.38%) Debian
10 8 (2.38%) VMS
11 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.60%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.60%) HPUX
12 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (63.69%) DevOps
2 135 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (32.74%) Configuration Management
4 72 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (16.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 45 (13.39%) Software Engineering
7 44 (13.10%) Infrastructure as Code
8 43 (12.80%) High Availability
9 38 (11.31%) Deployment Automation
9 38 (11.31%) Open Source
10 37 (11.01%) Scrum
11 32 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 30 (8.93%) Test Automation
13 26 (7.74%) Infrastructure Management
14 24 (7.14%) ITIL
15 23 (6.85%) E-Commerce
15 23 (6.85%) SDLC
16 22 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
17 21 (6.25%) Migration
18 19 (5.65%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 214 (63.69%) Python
2 115 (34.23%) Bash Shell
3 87 (25.89%) PowerShell
4 62 (18.45%) Java
5 56 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 56 (16.67%) PHP
6 55 (16.37%) SQL
7 41 (12.20%) Go
8 39 (11.61%) Ruby
9 27 (8.04%) C#
10 14 (4.17%) C++
11 13 (3.87%) Perl
12 11 (3.27%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.98%) C
14 5 (1.49%) ES6
14 5 (1.49%) Groovy
15 4 (1.19%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.89%) Java 8
17 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.57%) CCIE
2 12 (3.57%) CCNP
2 12 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.27%) Degree
4 10 (2.98%) CCNA
4 10 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.98%) RHCE
5 9 (2.68%) MCSE
5 9 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.38%) AWS Certification
6 8 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.38%) MCSA
6 8 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.60%) CCDP
8 2 (0.60%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (0.60%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.60%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.57%) QA
2 7 (2.08%) GDPR
3 4 (1.19%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 172 (51.19%) Docker
2 64 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (10.12%) Active Directory
4 20 (5.95%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.57%) KVM
6 7 (2.08%) vSphere
7 5 (1.49%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.19%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.60%) HDFS
9 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 188 (55.95%) Terraform
2 163 (48.51%) Puppet
3 134 (39.88%) Kubernetes
4 131 (38.99%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (7.74%) Grafana
6 16 (4.76%) Kibana
7 13 (3.87%) Docker Swarm
8 12 (3.57%) Prometheus
9 11 (3.27%) Proxmox
10 9 (2.68%) Packer
10 9 (2.68%) Rundeck
11 8 (2.38%) Nagios
12 6 (1.79%) Istio
12 6 (1.79%) ZABBIX
13 4 (1.19%) Cobbler
13 4 (1.19%) Graphite
13 4 (1.19%) logstash
14 2 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.60%) Mesos
14 2 (0.60%) Opsview
Vendors
1 89 (26.49%) VMware
2 44 (13.10%) Red Hat
3 37 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 27 (8.04%) Google
5 23 (6.85%) SaltStack
6 19 (5.65%) Atlassian
7 18 (5.36%) Cisco
8 13 (3.87%) Oracle
9 12 (3.57%) Percona
10 11 (3.27%) Splunk
11 10 (2.98%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.68%) NetApp
12 9 (2.68%) Rackspace
13 8 (2.38%) Fortinet
13 8 (2.38%) Juniper
14 7 (2.08%) F5
15 5 (1.49%) Cloudera
15 5 (1.49%) Dynatrace
15 5 (1.49%) Hortonworks
15 5 (1.49%) IBM