Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 256 463
Rank change year-on-year +57 +207 +155
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 518 350 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 1.16% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.85% 13.34% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 403 308 144
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
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 2,609 2,623 3,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.26% 8.69% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,013 2,123 2,762
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,472 £29,900 £29,887
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +20 269 £60,000 +4.35% 29
Berkshire +7 210 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Hampshire +70 107 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Surrey +22 81 £55,000 -6.38% 8
East Sussex -14 50 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Oxfordshire -9 35 £56,250 +12.50% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 26 £55,000 - 3
West Sussex -7 4 £40,000 -2.44%
Middlesex +8 2 - - 1
Kent +12 1 - -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 354 (68.34%) Linux
2 350 (67.57%) Python
3 314 (60.62%) DevOps
4 273 (52.70%) Puppet
5 255 (49.23%) Amazon AWS
6 236 (45.56%) Opscode Chef
7 221 (42.66%) Docker
8 193 (37.26%) Jenkins
9 184 (35.52%) Configuration Management
10 155 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
11 152 (29.34%) Microsoft Azure
12 151 (29.15%) Bash Shell
13 141 (27.22%) Java
14 128 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
15 119 (22.97%) Perl
16 114 (22.01%) SQL
16 114 (22.01%) PowerShell
17 113 (21.81%) Git (software)
18 112 (21.62%) Oracle
19 108 (20.85%) Ruby
19 108 (20.85%) Kubernetes
20 103 (19.88%) MySQL
21 94 (18.15%) Open Source
22 86 (16.60%) Terraform
23 74 (14.29%) VMware
24 68 (13.13%) Software Engineering
24 68 (13.13%) NoSQL
25 67 (12.93%) JavaScript
25 67 (12.93%) Windows
26 61 (11.78%) 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 51 (9.85%) OpenStack
2 50 (9.65%) Apache
3 49 (9.46%) nginx
4 31 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (5.02%) Confluence
6 22 (4.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (3.09%) Oracle Service Bus
7 16 (3.09%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.90%) IIS
8 15 (2.90%) JBoss
9 13 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (2.12%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.93%) CloudStack
12 7 (1.35%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 255 (49.23%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (29.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 29 (5.60%) SaaS
5 28 (5.41%) Amazon S3
6 25 (4.83%) GitHub
6 25 (4.83%) IaaS
6 25 (4.83%) PaaS
7 22 (4.25%) Bluemix
7 22 (4.25%) IBM Cloud
8 17 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 15 (2.90%) Amazon Glacier
10 13 (2.51%) OpenShift
11 11 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (1.93%) AWS OpsWorks
13 9 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (1.35%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.69%) WAN
2 43 (8.30%) Firewall
3 36 (6.95%) LAN
4 28 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 26 (5.02%) VPN
6 25 (4.83%) DNS
7 18 (3.47%) DHCP
8 13 (2.51%) VLAN
9 11 (2.12%) Network Security
10 9 (1.74%) HTTP
11 7 (1.35%) BGP
11 7 (1.35%) OSPF
11 7 (1.35%) SAN
12 6 (1.16%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.97%) AMQP
13 5 (0.97%) MPLS
14 4 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (0.77%) H.323
14 4 (0.77%) iSCSI
14 4 (0.77%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (19.88%) MySQL
2 68 (13.13%) NoSQL
3 60 (11.58%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (10.04%) SQL Server
5 39 (7.53%) MongoDB
6 37 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 33 (6.37%) Relational Database
8 30 (5.79%) Big Data
9 25 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (3.67%) RDBMS
11 17 (3.28%) Redis
12 16 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (2.32%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (1.35%) Hadoop
16 6 (1.16%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 4 (0.77%) Oracle Exadata
19 3 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
20 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 193 (37.26%) Jenkins
2 113 (21.81%) Git (software)
3 46 (8.88%) JIRA
4 36 (6.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 34 (6.56%) Subversion
6 30 (5.79%) Maven
7 24 (4.63%) Vagrant
8 21 (4.05%) TeamCity
9 19 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 18 (3.47%) Bitbucket
11 16 (3.09%) GitLab
12 15 (2.90%) WiX
13 14 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (2.51%) Artifactory
15 12 (2.32%) Cucumber
16 10 (1.93%) Travis CI
17 9 (1.74%) Gradle
17 9 (1.74%) Hudson
17 9 (1.74%) JUnit
18 7 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 36 (6.95%) Finance
2 29 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.63%) Publishing
4 20 (3.86%) Banking
5 16 (3.09%) Retail
6 9 (1.74%) Marketing
7 8 (1.54%) Games
8 6 (1.16%) Automotive
9 4 (0.77%) Electronics
9 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 198 (38.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 80 (15.44%) Developer
3 71 (13.71%) Cloud Engineer
4 65 (12.55%) Linux Engineer
5 64 (12.36%) AWS Engineer
6 61 (11.78%) Architect
7 58 (11.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 56 (10.81%) Administrator
9 53 (10.23%) Linux Administrator
10 50 (9.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 45 (8.69%) AWS DevOps
12 37 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 33 (6.37%) Java Developer
14 30 (5.79%) Cloud Architect
15 29 (5.60%) Systems Administrator
16 28 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 28 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
17 25 (4.83%) DevOps Administrator
17 25 (4.83%) Java Engineer
17 25 (4.83%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (10.62%) Middleware
2 50 (9.65%) Web Services
3 40 (7.72%) JSON
4 38 (7.34%) HTML
5 36 (6.95%) AngularJS
6 35 (6.76%) REST
7 32 (6.18%) J2EE
8 30 (5.79%) Spring
9 29 (5.60%) Node.js
10 27 (5.21%) CSS
10 27 (5.21%) LAMP
11 25 (4.83%) Kafka
12 24 (4.63%) Hibernate
13 21 (4.05%) .NET
13 21 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
14 20 (3.86%) Elastic Stack
15 16 (3.09%) SQLAlchemy
16 15 (2.90%) Celery
16 15 (2.90%) LEMP Stack
16 15 (2.90%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.11%) Public Cloud
2 41 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (4.83%) Data Centre
5 24 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.90%) Fintech
7 13 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.93%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.35%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.97%) Replication
13 4 (0.77%) Clustering
13 4 (0.77%) IVR
13 4 (0.77%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 354 (68.34%) Linux
2 67 (12.93%) Windows
3 61 (11.78%) Ubuntu
4 59 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (7.53%) CentOS
6 28 (5.41%) Unix
7 23 (4.44%) Debian
8 9 (1.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.58%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.39%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) Android
12 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) Solaris
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (60.62%) DevOps
2 184 (35.52%) Configuration Management
3 155 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (18.15%) Open Source
6 68 (13.13%) Software Engineering
7 60 (11.58%) Scrum
8 59 (11.39%) High Availability
9 49 (9.46%) TDD
10 48 (9.27%) Task Automation
11 44 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (7.92%) Microservices
13 38 (7.34%) Test Automation
14 36 (6.95%) Performance Tuning
14 36 (6.95%) SDLC
15 35 (6.76%) Build Automation
16 33 (6.37%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (6.37%) ITIL
17 32 (6.18%) Mentoring
18 30 (5.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 350 (67.57%) Python
2 151 (29.15%) Bash Shell
3 141 (27.22%) Java
4 119 (22.97%) Perl
5 114 (22.01%) PowerShell
5 114 (22.01%) SQL
6 108 (20.85%) Ruby
7 67 (12.93%) JavaScript
8 52 (10.04%) C#
9 48 (9.27%) PHP
10 23 (4.44%) Go
11 22 (4.25%) C++
12 18 (3.47%) C
12 18 (3.47%) TypeScript
13 17 (3.28%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.51%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.93%) R
16 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.77%) Groovy
17 4 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (11.20%) Degree
2 24 (4.63%) MCSE
2 24 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.25%) AWS Certification
4 17 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.70%) Master's Degree
6 13 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.32%) MCSA
7 12 (2.32%) MCSD
8 9 (1.74%) CCNP
9 5 (0.97%) CCNA
10 3 (0.58%) CCIE
10 3 (0.58%) JNCIE
10 3 (0.58%) RHCE
11 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.39%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.32%) QA
3 3 (0.58%) GCP
3 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 221 (42.66%) Docker
2 53 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.79%) vSphere
4 22 (4.25%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.67%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.35%) VirtualBox
6 7 (1.35%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.97%) Xen
8 4 (0.77%) NFS
9 3 (0.58%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.58%) vCloud
10 2 (0.39%) Samba
10 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.19%) KVM
11 1 (0.19%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 273 (52.70%) Puppet
2 236 (45.56%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (20.85%) Kubernetes
4 86 (16.60%) Terraform
5 34 (6.56%) Salt
6 21 (4.05%) Rancher
7 19 (3.67%) Packer
8 17 (3.28%) HAProxy
9 16 (3.09%) logstash
10 13 (2.51%) Nagios
11 8 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (1.35%) ZABBIX
13 6 (1.16%) Kibana
14 5 (0.97%) Prometheus
15 4 (0.77%) Capistrano
16 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
16 3 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
16 3 (0.58%) Nessus
16 3 (0.58%) NetBackup
16 3 (0.58%) Nmap
Vendors
1 112 (21.62%) Oracle
2 74 (14.29%) VMware
3 58 (11.20%) Red Hat
4 39 (7.53%) Google
5 36 (6.95%) Microsoft
6 24 (4.63%) IBM
7 22 (4.25%) SaltStack
8 18 (3.47%) Cisco
9 14 (2.70%) F5
10 12 (2.32%) Sophos
10 12 (2.32%) Splunk
11 11 (2.12%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.93%) New Relic
13 9 (1.74%) Palo Alto
13 9 (1.74%) Perforce
14 8 (1.54%) Juniper
15 7 (1.35%) Capita
15 7 (1.35%) Rackspace
16 6 (1.16%) Brocade
16 6 (1.16%) Citrix