Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 213 357
Rank change year-on-year +54 +144 +197
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 558 456 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.99% 1.46% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.40% 19.22% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 437 353 216
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,608 2,372 3,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.31% 7.59% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,056 2,020 2,574
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,975 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.77% +4.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +1 238 £60,000 - 38
Hampshire +69 166 £59,000 +12.38% 28
Berkshire -7 166 £60,000 - 27
Surrey +88 110 £55,000 -4.35% 18
Oxfordshire +25 55 £64,000 +4.49% 10
East Sussex -6 23 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 16 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West Sussex -17 13 £53,750 +2.38% 10
Middlesex -15 3 £51,000 -21.54%
Kent +26 2 £78,750 - 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 381 (68.28%) Linux
2 350 (62.72%) DevOps
3 300 (53.76%) Puppet
4 277 (49.64%) Amazon AWS
5 266 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
6 265 (47.49%) Python
7 247 (44.27%) Docker
7 247 (44.27%) Jenkins
8 233 (41.76%) Opscode Chef
9 196 (35.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 184 (32.97%) Git (software)
11 180 (32.26%) Java
12 167 (29.93%) Kubernetes
13 152 (27.24%) Configuration Management
14 143 (25.63%) Terraform
15 140 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
16 136 (24.37%) SQL
17 126 (22.58%) Bash Shell
18 125 (22.40%) Windows
19 107 (19.18%) Scrum
20 99 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
21 98 (17.56%) Finance
22 94 (16.85%) Oracle
22 94 (16.85%) Ruby
23 92 (16.49%) Red Hat
24 91 (16.31%) JavaScript
24 91 (16.31%) VMware
25 83 (14.87%) Degree
26 82 (14.70%) TDD
27 81 (14.52%) PowerShell

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 61 (10.93%) Elasticsearch
2 52 (9.32%) Apache
3 42 (7.53%) JBoss
4 34 (6.09%) Confluence
5 33 (5.91%) WebLogic
6 32 (5.73%) nginx
7 29 (5.20%) OpenStack
8 24 (4.30%) Tomcat
9 22 (3.94%) IIS
10 14 (2.51%) Apache Spark
11 12 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (1.43%) Jetty
14 7 (1.25%) CloudStack
15 5 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.54%) Umbraco
17 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
18 2 (0.36%) Drupal
18 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.36%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (2.87%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 277 (49.64%) Amazon AWS
2 196 (35.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (14.34%) GitHub
4 72 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
5 53 (9.50%) PaaS
6 52 (9.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 50 (8.96%) SaaS
8 37 (6.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 34 (6.09%) IaaS
10 22 (3.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 21 (3.76%) Amazon S3
12 20 (3.58%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (3.58%) Office 365
13 18 (3.23%) npm
14 17 (3.05%) IBM Cloud
14 17 (3.05%) Serverless
15 14 (2.51%) OpenShift
15 14 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 13 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (1.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.39%) TCP/IP
2 39 (6.99%) Firewall
3 30 (5.38%) DNS
4 18 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 17 (3.05%) VLAN
5 17 (3.05%) Wireless
6 15 (2.69%) DHCP
7 13 (2.33%) Internet
8 11 (1.97%) FCoE
8 11 (1.97%) HTTP
9 10 (1.79%) LAN
9 10 (1.79%) SAN
9 10 (1.79%) WAN
10 9 (1.61%) NAS
10 9 (1.61%) SNMP
10 9 (1.61%) VPN
11 7 (1.25%) BIG-IP
11 7 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (1.08%) DSL
13 4 (0.72%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.47%) NoSQL
2 59 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 51 (9.14%) MySQL
4 48 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (7.53%) MongoDB
6 38 (6.81%) Relational Database
7 34 (6.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (6.09%) Big Data
8 20 (3.58%) Amazon RDS
8 20 (3.58%) Hadoop
8 20 (3.58%) RDBMS
9 19 (3.41%) Neo4j
9 19 (3.41%) Redis
10 17 (3.05%) MariaDB
11 14 (2.51%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
13 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.43%) Apache Kudu
14 8 (1.43%) Impala
15 6 (1.08%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 247 (44.27%) Jenkins
2 184 (32.97%) Git (software)
3 62 (11.11%) Subversion
4 57 (10.22%) JIRA
5 56 (10.04%) Vagrant
6 45 (8.06%) GitLab
7 44 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 36 (6.45%) Maven
9 31 (5.56%) Selenium
10 26 (4.66%) TeamCity
11 23 (4.12%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (3.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 19 (3.41%) Artifactory
13 19 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (3.05%) Gerrit
15 16 (2.87%) SonarQube
16 14 (2.51%) Cucumber
16 14 (2.51%) JUnit
17 12 (2.15%) gulp
17 12 (2.15%) webpack
General
1 98 (17.56%) Finance
2 49 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 41 (7.35%) Marketing
4 31 (5.56%) Electronics
5 30 (5.38%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.41%) Banking
7 9 (1.61%) Retail
8 5 (0.90%) Automotive
9 4 (0.72%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.54%) Games
10 3 (0.54%) Legal
10 3 (0.54%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 2 (0.36%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 209 (37.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 81 (14.52%) Developer
3 53 (9.50%) Linux Engineer
4 40 (7.17%) AWS Engineer
5 36 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
6 35 (6.27%) Senior DevOps
7 34 (6.09%) Lead DevOps
7 34 (6.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 32 (5.73%) Software Engineer
9 29 (5.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 29 (5.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 28 (5.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 28 (5.02%) Java Developer
11 27 (4.84%) Architect
12 25 (4.48%) Administrator
13 21 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (3.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 19 (3.41%) Linux Administrator
15 19 (3.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 18 (3.23%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (11.83%) .NET
2 61 (10.93%) AngularJS
3 56 (10.04%) Elastic Stack
4 53 (9.50%) Node.js
5 44 (7.89%) Web Services
6 40 (7.17%) J2EE
7 37 (6.63%) REST
8 34 (6.09%) React
8 34 (6.09%) RESTful
9 33 (5.91%) Middleware
10 31 (5.56%) Kafka
11 29 (5.20%) Vue.js
12 27 (4.84%) Spring
13 25 (4.48%) Spring Boot
14 22 (3.94%) CSS
14 22 (3.94%) HTML
14 22 (3.94%) JSON
15 16 (2.87%) XML
16 14 (2.51%) HTML5
16 14 (2.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.89%) Public Cloud
3 29 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (3.41%) Fintech
7 17 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.51%) BBC
9 13 (2.33%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.97%) Industry 4.0
10 11 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.43%) Replication
12 7 (1.25%) Clustering
13 6 (1.08%) Cyberattack
13 6 (1.08%) PMI
14 5 (0.90%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.90%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 381 (68.28%) Linux
2 125 (22.40%) Windows
3 79 (14.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 72 (12.90%) Unix
5 60 (10.75%) CentOS
6 36 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 26 (4.66%) Windows Server
8 19 (3.41%) Debian
9 14 (2.51%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.61%) Solaris
11 7 (1.25%) FreeBSD
11 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.90%) Android
12 5 (0.90%) VMS
13 4 (0.72%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.36%) SUSE
14 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.18%) AIX
15 1 (0.18%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (62.72%) DevOps
2 266 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (27.24%) Configuration Management
4 140 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
5 107 (19.18%) Scrum
6 99 (17.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 82 (14.70%) TDD
8 78 (13.98%) Open Source
9 77 (13.80%) ITIL
10 72 (12.90%) Software Engineering
11 65 (11.65%) Mentoring
12 57 (10.22%) Test Automation
13 56 (10.04%) Migration
14 54 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
15 52 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
16 50 (8.96%) Microservices
17 49 (8.78%) Kanban
18 47 (8.42%) BDD
19 45 (8.06%) Analytics
19 45 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 265 (47.49%) Python
2 180 (32.26%) Java
3 136 (24.37%) SQL
4 126 (22.58%) Bash Shell
5 94 (16.85%) Ruby
6 91 (16.31%) JavaScript
7 81 (14.52%) PowerShell
8 77 (13.80%) Perl
9 57 (10.22%) C#
10 41 (7.35%) Go
11 35 (6.27%) Shell Script
12 28 (5.02%) PHP
13 27 (4.84%) C++
13 27 (4.84%) TypeScript
14 19 (3.41%) C
15 14 (2.51%) PL/SQL
16 12 (2.15%) Objective-C
16 12 (2.15%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.61%) Korn
18 7 (1.25%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 83 (14.87%) Degree
2 56 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 19 (3.41%) RHCSA
6 16 (2.87%) RHCE
7 13 (2.33%) CCNA
8 11 (1.97%) AWS Certification
9 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.25%) MCSE
11 6 (1.08%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (0.72%) GIAC
12 4 (0.72%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.72%) SANS
12 4 (0.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.76%) QA
2 12 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.72%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.72%) SLA
4 2 (0.36%) COBIT
System Software
1 247 (44.27%) Docker
2 52 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.35%) vSphere
4 30 (5.38%) VirtualBox
5 25 (4.48%) Active Directory
6 13 (2.33%) NFS
7 11 (1.97%) Samba
7 11 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (1.79%) KVM
9 8 (1.43%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (1.25%) Firmware
10 7 (1.25%) VMware NSX
10 7 (1.25%) Xen
11 6 (1.08%) vCloud
12 5 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.72%) oVirt
13 4 (0.72%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.72%) XenServer
14 2 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 300 (53.76%) Puppet
2 233 (41.76%) Opscode Chef
3 167 (29.93%) Kubernetes
4 143 (25.63%) Terraform
5 49 (8.78%) Salt
6 26 (4.66%) Kibana
7 24 (4.30%) logstash
7 24 (4.30%) Packer
8 20 (3.58%) Docker Swarm
9 19 (3.41%) ZABBIX
10 16 (2.87%) Grafana
11 15 (2.69%) Nagios
12 12 (2.15%) Graylog
13 11 (1.97%) Rancher
14 10 (1.79%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 9 (1.61%) HAProxy
15 9 (1.61%) Oracle ZFS
15 9 (1.61%) Prometheus
16 8 (1.43%) Consul
16 8 (1.43%) Graphite
Vendors
1 94 (16.85%) Oracle
2 92 (16.49%) Red Hat
3 91 (16.31%) VMware
4 71 (12.72%) Microsoft
5 57 (10.22%) Google
6 30 (5.38%) Cisco
6 30 (5.38%) SAP
7 23 (4.12%) Atlassian
8 21 (3.76%) IBM
9 20 (3.58%) ServiceNow
10 17 (3.05%) Splunk
11 14 (2.51%) Meraki
11 14 (2.51%) New Relic
11 14 (2.51%) Sitecore
12 13 (2.33%) SaltStack
13 12 (2.15%) F5
13 12 (2.15%) Pega
13 12 (2.15%) Tableau
14 8 (1.43%) EMC
15 7 (1.25%) Informatica