Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 289 528
Rank change year-on-year +74 +239 +97
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 462 303 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.46% 0.96% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.90% 10.51% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 345 283 96
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £63,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 2,445 2,883 3,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.74% 9.15% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,964 2,370 2,745
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,200
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 +44 247 £58,250 +1.30% 36
Berkshire +39 173 £59,750 -0.42% 24
Hampshire +49 87 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Surrey +31 72 £57,500 -11.54% 15
Oxfordshire -2 50 £61,250 +22.50% 7
Buckinghamshire +24 28 £51,250 -6.82% 5
East Sussex -38 28 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Middlesex +22 13 - -
West Sussex +8 13 £47,500 +18.75%
Kent +14 2 - - 1
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 322 (69.70%) Linux
2 297 (64.29%) DevOps
3 277 (59.96%) Python
4 265 (57.36%) Puppet
5 260 (56.28%) Amazon AWS
6 214 (46.32%) Opscode Chef
7 198 (42.86%) Docker
8 191 (41.34%) Jenkins
9 171 (37.01%) Configuration Management
10 132 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 128 (27.71%) Bash Shell
11 128 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (26.62%) Java
13 119 (25.76%) Git (software)
14 113 (24.46%) Perl
15 109 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
16 103 (22.29%) PowerShell
17 100 (21.65%) Ruby
18 96 (20.78%) MySQL
19 95 (20.56%) Kubernetes
20 92 (19.91%) Terraform
21 89 (19.26%) SQL
22 84 (18.18%) Open Source
23 82 (17.75%) Oracle
24 72 (15.58%) Windows
25 70 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 62 (13.42%) Red Hat
27 60 (12.99%) VMware
27 60 (12.99%) Web Services
27 60 (12.99%) Ubuntu

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 54 (11.69%) Apache
2 50 (10.82%) nginx
3 49 (10.61%) OpenStack
4 25 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (4.98%) Confluence
6 13 (2.81%) IIS
6 13 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (2.81%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 11 (2.38%) JBoss
9 10 (2.16%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (1.73%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.87%) Jetty
11 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.65%) Liferay
12 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 260 (56.28%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.01%) SaaS
4 36 (7.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 33 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (6.06%) Amazon S3
7 26 (5.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (4.98%) IaaS
9 17 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (3.68%) PaaS
9 17 (3.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (3.25%) GitHub
11 11 (2.38%) AWS OpsWorks
12 9 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (1.95%) Bluemix
12 9 (1.95%) Datadog
12 9 (1.95%) IBM Cloud
12 9 (1.95%) Serverless
13 8 (1.73%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.52%) Firewall
2 39 (8.44%) VPN
3 30 (6.49%) WAN
4 24 (5.19%) LAN
5 21 (4.55%) DNS
6 17 (3.68%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.81%) DHCP
8 11 (2.38%) IPsec
9 8 (1.73%) SAN
10 7 (1.52%) Internet
10 7 (1.52%) MPLS
10 7 (1.52%) VLAN
11 6 (1.30%) BGP
11 6 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (1.30%) FTP
12 5 (1.08%) EIGRP
12 5 (1.08%) HTTP
12 5 (1.08%) OSPF
12 5 (1.08%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (20.78%) MySQL
2 60 (12.99%) NoSQL
3 50 (10.82%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (10.17%) MongoDB
5 37 (8.01%) Relational Database
5 37 (8.01%) SQL Server
6 26 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
7 25 (5.41%) RDBMS
8 21 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (4.33%) Oracle Database
10 18 (3.90%) Big Data
11 16 (3.46%) Redis
12 15 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.87%) DB2
15 3 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (0.65%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 191 (41.34%) Jenkins
2 119 (25.76%) Git (software)
3 47 (10.17%) JIRA
4 44 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 38 (8.23%) Subversion
6 35 (7.58%) Maven
7 23 (4.98%) TeamCity
8 21 (4.55%) Bitbucket
8 21 (4.55%) Vagrant
9 18 (3.90%) GitLab
9 18 (3.90%) Hudson
10 14 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (2.38%) Artifactory
12 9 (1.95%) Ant
12 9 (1.95%) Toad
12 9 (1.95%) WiX
13 8 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.73%) Travis CI
14 7 (1.52%) Gradle
15 6 (1.30%) Mercurial
General
1 36 (7.79%) Finance
2 22 (4.76%) Banking
3 19 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.81%) Publishing
5 8 (1.73%) Retail
6 7 (1.52%) Games
7 6 (1.30%) Automotive
8 5 (1.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 185 (40.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
3 62 (13.42%) Developer
3 62 (13.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 60 (12.99%) Administrator
5 57 (12.34%) AWS DevOps
5 57 (12.34%) AWS Engineer
6 55 (11.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 54 (11.69%) Architect
8 53 (11.47%) Linux Administrator
9 48 (10.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 37 (8.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 36 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
12 34 (7.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 31 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
15 27 (5.84%) AWS Architect
16 26 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
17 25 (5.41%) Java Developer
18 23 (4.98%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (12.99%) Web Services
2 37 (8.01%) Middleware
3 34 (7.36%) JSON
3 34 (7.36%) LAMP
4 33 (7.14%) HTML
5 25 (5.41%) Spring
6 23 (4.98%) AngularJS
6 23 (4.98%) CSS
7 22 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
8 21 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 21 (4.55%) REST
9 19 (4.11%) Node.js
10 18 (3.90%) .NET
11 17 (3.68%) J2EE
12 14 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
12 14 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (2.60%) Celery
13 12 (2.60%) HTML5
13 12 (2.60%) Java EE
13 12 (2.60%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.47%) Computer Science
2 50 (10.82%) Public Cloud
3 29 (6.28%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.81%) Fintech
7 12 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.38%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.52%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.52%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.30%) Social Media
11 5 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.08%) Clustering
11 5 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.08%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.87%) Replication
13 3 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 322 (69.70%) Linux
2 72 (15.58%) Windows
3 70 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 60 (12.99%) Ubuntu
5 54 (11.69%) CentOS
6 32 (6.93%) Debian
7 28 (6.06%) Unix
8 10 (2.16%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.87%) Solaris
9 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.65%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.65%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (64.29%) DevOps
2 171 (37.01%) Configuration Management
3 128 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (18.18%) Open Source
6 55 (11.90%) High Availability
7 53 (11.47%) Software Engineering
8 43 (9.31%) Task Automation
9 40 (8.66%) Scrum
10 39 (8.44%) ITIL
11 37 (8.01%) Microservices
12 35 (7.58%) Migration
12 35 (7.58%) Test Automation
13 33 (7.14%) SDLC
14 32 (6.93%) TDD
15 31 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
17 23 (4.98%) Infrastructure Management
18 22 (4.76%) OO
19 21 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 277 (59.96%) Python
2 128 (27.71%) Bash Shell
3 123 (26.62%) Java
4 113 (24.46%) Perl
5 103 (22.29%) PowerShell
6 100 (21.65%) Ruby
7 89 (19.26%) SQL
8 54 (11.69%) PHP
9 50 (10.82%) JavaScript
10 47 (10.17%) C#
11 23 (4.98%) C++
12 22 (4.76%) Go
13 14 (3.03%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.81%) C
15 10 (2.16%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.52%) Groovy
17 7 (1.52%) Korn
18 6 (1.30%) Scala
19 5 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (12.77%) Degree
2 28 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.55%) AWS Certification
4 19 (4.11%) Security Cleared
5 14 (3.03%) Master's Degree
6 13 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.81%) MCSE
6 13 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.95%) CCNP
9 8 (1.73%) MCSD
10 6 (1.30%) RHCE
11 5 (1.08%) CCIE
11 5 (1.08%) CCNA
11 5 (1.08%) MCSA
12 4 (0.87%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.65%) JNCIE
14 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.68%) QA
2 13 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.87%) GCP
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 198 (42.86%) Docker
2 44 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.33%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.11%) vSphere
5 18 (3.90%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.16%) Xen
7 8 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.30%) VMware NSX
9 5 (1.08%) KVM
9 5 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (1.08%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.65%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.65%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.65%) NFS
11 3 (0.65%) vCloud
12 1 (0.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 265 (57.36%) Puppet
2 214 (46.32%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (20.56%) Kubernetes
4 92 (19.91%) Terraform
5 22 (4.76%) Salt
6 20 (4.33%) Nagios
7 18 (3.90%) Rancher
8 13 (2.81%) Packer
9 11 (2.38%) HAProxy
9 11 (2.38%) Mesos
9 11 (2.38%) rkt
10 10 (2.16%) Prometheus
11 9 (1.95%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.73%) Grafana
12 8 (1.73%) logstash
13 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
14 6 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (1.30%) NetBackup
15 5 (1.08%) Cobbler
16 4 (0.87%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 82 (17.75%) Oracle
2 62 (13.42%) Red Hat
3 60 (12.99%) VMware
4 32 (6.93%) Google
5 28 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.11%) SaltStack
7 18 (3.90%) Cisco
8 17 (3.68%) IBM
9 13 (2.81%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.81%) Sophos
10 12 (2.60%) New Relic
10 12 (2.60%) Splunk
11 11 (2.38%) Perforce
12 10 (2.16%) F5
13 9 (1.95%) Brocade
13 9 (1.95%) Rackspace
14 8 (1.73%) Sun
15 7 (1.52%) Citrix
15 7 (1.52%) EMC
15 7 (1.52%) Palo Alto