Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 359 549
Rank change year-on-year +156 +190 +69
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 468 243 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.52% 0.70% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.94% 7.88% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 371 214 68
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,750 £40,725 £36,450
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £72,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2347 3085 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.61% 8.82% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1998 2500 2732
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.57%
10th Percentile £29,175 £30,000 £29,525
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the South East

Ansible
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ansible in the South East.

Salary trend for Ansible in the South East

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the South East

Ansible
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +118 265 £59,500 -0.83% 16
Berkshire +122 192 £60,000 -11.11% 7
Hampshire +55 80 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Oxfordshire +1 46 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Surrey +27 41 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Buckinghamshire +36 31 £50,000 -13.04% 3
East Sussex -11 31 £45,000 -
West Sussex +30 30 £50,000 -17.21%
Middlesex +23 17 £65,000 +52.94%
Kent +14 1 - -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 357 (76.28%) Linux
2 309 (66.03%) DevOps
3 295 (63.03%) Puppet
4 278 (59.40%) Python
5 218 (46.58%) Amazon AWS
6 213 (45.51%) Opscode Chef
7 211 (45.09%) Docker
8 185 (39.53%) Jenkins
9 163 (34.83%) Bash Shell
10 147 (31.41%) Configuration Management
11 146 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
11 146 (31.20%) Git (software)
12 134 (28.63%) Java
13 114 (24.36%) Perl
14 110 (23.50%) Red Hat
15 109 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
16 103 (22.01%) Kubernetes
17 90 (19.23%) CentOS
17 90 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
18 87 (18.59%) Terraform
19 84 (17.95%) MySQL
20 83 (17.74%) Ruby
21 78 (16.67%) Open Source
22 76 (16.24%) PowerShell
22 76 (16.24%) VMware
23 74 (15.81%) Windows
23 74 (15.81%) Degree
24 69 (14.74%) OpenStack
25 68 (14.53%) JavaScript
26 67 (14.32%) PHP

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 69 (14.74%) OpenStack
2 48 (10.26%) Apache
3 46 (9.83%) nginx
4 31 (6.62%) Confluence
5 19 (4.06%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (3.85%) IIS
7 17 (3.63%) Tomcat
8 15 (3.21%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (3.21%) WebLogic
9 12 (2.56%) Jetty
10 11 (2.35%) uWSGI
11 9 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (1.28%) Drupal
14 4 (0.85%) JBoss
14 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.64%) CMS
15 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.43%) EngageOne
1 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 218 (46.58%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (11.11%) SaaS
4 28 (5.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (5.77%) PaaS
6 26 (5.56%) IaaS
7 20 (4.27%) Amazon S3
8 17 (3.63%) GitHub
9 15 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (2.78%) Akamai
11 12 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (2.14%) Datadog
12 10 (2.14%) OpenShift
13 9 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (1.50%) Route 53
15 5 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (1.07%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.20%) VPN
2 28 (5.98%) DNS
2 28 (5.98%) Firewall
3 21 (4.49%) Internet
4 18 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.99%) WAN
6 13 (2.78%) DHCP
7 12 (2.56%) LAN
8 11 (2.35%) IPsec
9 10 (2.14%) BGP
9 10 (2.14%) HTTP
9 10 (2.14%) Network Security
10 8 (1.71%) OSPF
10 8 (1.71%) SSL
11 7 (1.50%) Broadband
12 6 (1.28%) FTP
12 6 (1.28%) SAN
12 6 (1.28%) SNMP
13 5 (1.07%) MPLS
14 4 (0.85%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (17.95%) MySQL
2 46 (9.83%) MongoDB
2 46 (9.83%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (7.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 34 (7.26%) NoSQL
4 34 (7.26%) Relational Database
5 27 (5.77%) Redis
6 26 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 25 (5.34%) Amazon RDS
8 18 (3.85%) SQL Server
9 13 (2.78%) Big Data
10 10 (2.14%) InfluxDB
11 9 (1.92%) Neo4j
11 9 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.50%) DB2
12 7 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 185 (39.53%) Jenkins
2 146 (31.20%) Git (software)
3 45 (9.62%) JIRA
4 36 (7.69%) GitLab
5 32 (6.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 32 (6.84%) Maven
6 22 (4.70%) Subversion
7 20 (4.27%) TeamCity
8 18 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (3.85%) Vagrant
9 15 (3.21%) Bitbucket
9 15 (3.21%) Hudson
10 13 (2.78%) Ant
11 8 (1.71%) Travis CI
12 6 (1.28%) Toad
13 5 (1.07%) GoCD
14 4 (0.85%) Gitweb
15 3 (0.64%) Apache Ivy
15 3 (0.64%) Gradle
15 3 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 64 (13.68%) Finance
2 28 (5.98%) Banking
3 26 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.71%) Games
5 7 (1.50%) Automotive
5 7 (1.50%) Retail
6 6 (1.28%) Marketing
7 5 (1.07%) Law
8 3 (0.64%) Electronics
8 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 176 (37.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 79 (16.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 68 (14.53%) Administrator
4 62 (13.25%) Linux Engineer
5 57 (12.18%) Developer
6 49 (10.47%) Linux Administrator
7 45 (9.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 45 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
8 43 (9.19%) AWS DevOps
8 43 (9.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 42 (8.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 36 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
11 32 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
12 28 (5.98%) Senior DevOps
13 27 (5.77%) Architect
13 27 (5.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 25 (5.34%) Junior
15 22 (4.70%) DevOps Administrator
15 22 (4.70%) Linux DevOps Administrator
16 20 (4.27%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (13.03%) Web Services
2 37 (7.91%) HTML
3 24 (5.13%) LAMP
4 21 (4.49%) CSS
5 20 (4.27%) Middleware
5 20 (4.27%) Node.js
6 19 (4.06%) Elastic Stack
7 17 (3.63%) HTML5
7 17 (3.63%) Spring
8 16 (3.42%) JSON
8 16 (3.42%) RESTful
9 15 (3.21%) AngularJS
10 14 (2.99%) Celery
11 13 (2.78%) REST
12 12 (2.56%) Sensu
12 12 (2.56%) XML
13 11 (2.35%) .NET
13 11 (2.35%) Django
13 11 (2.35%) Flask
14 10 (2.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.04%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.05%) Public Cloud
3 30 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 23 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.85%) Fintech
6 15 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.35%) Cloud Native
7 11 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.14%) Clustering
8 10 (2.14%) Private Cloud
9 9 (1.92%) Social Media
10 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.50%) User Experience
11 7 (1.50%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.64%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.64%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 357 (76.28%) Linux
2 90 (19.23%) CentOS
3 74 (15.81%) Windows
4 62 (13.25%) Ubuntu
5 60 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (11.54%) Debian
7 46 (9.83%) Unix
8 16 (3.42%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.50%) VxWorks
9 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.85%) Solaris
12 3 (0.64%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.43%) AIX
13 2 (0.43%) SUSE
14 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (66.03%) DevOps
2 147 (31.41%) Configuration Management
3 146 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (16.67%) Open Source
6 49 (10.47%) Scrum
6 49 (10.47%) Software Engineering
7 44 (9.40%) ITIL
7 44 (9.40%) TDD
8 41 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 41 (8.76%) Microservices
9 39 (8.33%) Migration
10 37 (7.91%) High Availability
11 32 (6.84%) Task Automation
12 26 (5.56%) Test Automation
13 25 (5.34%) SDLC
14 23 (4.91%) Presales
15 21 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.49%) Mentoring
16 19 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 278 (59.40%) Python
2 163 (34.83%) Bash Shell
3 134 (28.63%) Java
4 114 (24.36%) Perl
5 83 (17.74%) Ruby
6 76 (16.24%) PowerShell
7 68 (14.53%) JavaScript
8 67 (14.32%) PHP
9 62 (13.25%) SQL
10 47 (10.04%) C#
11 39 (8.33%) C++
12 24 (5.13%) C
13 20 (4.27%) Go
14 19 (4.06%) Shell Script
15 16 (3.42%) Tcl
16 8 (1.71%) Korn
17 7 (1.50%) Groovy
17 7 (1.50%) T-SQL
18 5 (1.07%) ES6
18 5 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (15.81%) Degree
2 28 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.99%) AWS Certification
4 14 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.35%) RHCE
6 9 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.92%) Master's Degree
7 8 (1.71%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.07%) CCNA
8 5 (1.07%) CCNP
9 4 (0.85%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.64%) CCIE
11 1 (0.21%) CISSP
11 1 (0.21%) GIAC
11 1 (0.21%) MCSE
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.21%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.21%) SSCP
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.26%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) SLA
3 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) GCP
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 211 (45.09%) Docker
2 54 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.27%) Active Directory
4 17 (3.63%) Xen
5 16 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (2.35%) KVM
7 11 (2.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (1.92%) vSphere
9 6 (1.28%) NFS
9 6 (1.28%) vCloud
10 4 (0.85%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.85%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.64%) GlusterFS
12 2 (0.43%) iptables
12 2 (0.43%) LXC
12 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 295 (63.03%) Puppet
2 213 (45.51%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (22.01%) Kubernetes
4 87 (18.59%) Terraform
5 34 (7.26%) Nagios
6 22 (4.70%) Salt
7 18 (3.85%) Grafana
8 17 (3.63%) ZABBIX
9 15 (3.21%) Prometheus
10 11 (2.35%) Mesos
10 11 (2.35%) rkt
11 9 (1.92%) Rancher
12 8 (1.71%) Cobbler
12 8 (1.71%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (1.50%) logstash
14 6 (1.28%) NetBackup
15 5 (1.07%) Icinga
16 4 (0.85%) SCCM
17 3 (0.64%) SCOM
17 3 (0.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 110 (23.50%) Red Hat
2 76 (16.24%) VMware
3 50 (10.68%) Oracle
4 28 (5.98%) Google
5 26 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 22 (4.70%) Cisco
7 18 (3.85%) SaltStack
8 12 (2.56%) Microsoft
9 10 (2.14%) EMC
10 9 (1.92%) Citrix
10 9 (1.92%) LANDesk
10 9 (1.92%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.71%) F5
11 8 (1.71%) New Relic
11 8 (1.71%) Palo Alto
11 8 (1.71%) Sophos
12 7 (1.50%) IBM
12 7 (1.50%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.50%) Splunk
12 7 (1.50%) Sun