Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 21 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.48% 1.25% -
As % of the Systems Management category 23.53% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Salford median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% - -
Manchester median annual salary £54,000 £46,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +17.39% +11.52% -17.50%

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 Salford with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 14.78% 18.75% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 8
Salford median annual salary £43,500 £33,328 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.52% +2.55% +22.64%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,320 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £43,000 £53,250
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (75.00%) Salt
2 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (25.00%) NuGet
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Release Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Salt
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore