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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 120 102 133
Rank change year-on-year -18 +31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 529 431 379
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.63% 3.18% 2.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.55% 22.15% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 210 234 268
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £46,500 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,500 £84,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +3.70%

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 2,706 1,946 1,778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.43% 14.35% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,727 1,494 1,365
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £58,492 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.13% +6.35% +2.80%
75th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,125 £81,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in the South East.

Salary trend for Ansible in the South East

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -24 239 £62,000 -0.80% 22
Surrey +25 156 £50,000 -20.00% 6
Thames Valley -91 90 £76,000 +16.92% 21
Berkshire -46 49 £70,000 - 12
Oxfordshire -26 26 £82,500 +37.50% 3
Kent -30 22 £76,250 +32.61% 1
Buckinghamshire -66 15 £63,000 +6.78% 6
East Sussex -6 13 £61,250 -2.00% 2
West Sussex - 6 £125,000 - 1
Middlesex - 5 £55,000 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 345 (65.22%) DevOps
2 329 (62.19%) AWS
3 281 (53.12%) Docker
4 274 (51.80%) Agile
5 273 (51.61%) Linux
6 272 (51.42%) Kubernetes
7 252 (47.64%) Jenkins
8 242 (45.75%) CI/CD
9 226 (42.72%) Terraform
10 220 (41.59%) Azure
11 207 (39.13%) Python
12 199 (37.62%) Finance
13 188 (35.54%) Git (software)
14 182 (34.40%) Opscode Chef
15 173 (32.70%) Java
16 162 (30.62%) Bash
17 154 (29.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 147 (27.79%) Microservices
19 140 (26.47%) Law
20 135 (25.52%) Puppet
21 129 (24.39%) Windows
22 120 (22.68%) Kafka
23 117 (22.12%) VMware
24 112 (21.17%) Software Engineering
25 111 (20.98%) GitHub
26 109 (20.60%) Computer Science
27 107 (20.23%) OpenShift
28 105 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
29 102 (19.28%) PostgreSQL
30 98 (18.53%) Test Automation

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 47 (8.88%) GemFire
2 36 (6.81%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (6.43%) Apache Spark
4 31 (5.86%) OpenStack
5 29 (5.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 28 (5.29%) IIS
7 19 (3.59%) Apache
8 14 (2.65%) Tomcat
9 13 (2.46%) JBoss
10 10 (1.89%) Confluence
11 5 (0.95%) nginx
12 4 (0.76%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.38%) Ethereum
14 1 (0.19%) Appian
14 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 329 (62.19%) AWS
2 220 (41.59%) Azure
3 111 (20.98%) GitHub
4 107 (20.23%) OpenShift
5 77 (14.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 53 (10.02%) GCP
7 52 (9.83%) Serverless
8 37 (6.99%) PaaS
9 31 (5.86%) SaaS
10 28 (5.29%) GitHub Actions
11 24 (4.54%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (3.97%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (3.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 20 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
14 19 (3.59%) Datadog
14 19 (3.59%) IaaS
15 16 (3.02%) Amazon EKS
15 16 (3.02%) Amazon Kinesis
16 15 (2.84%) AWS CodePipeline
17 13 (2.46%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.56%) Internet
2 34 (6.43%) Firewall
3 18 (3.40%) WAN
4 14 (2.65%) DNS
4 14 (2.65%) Kerberos
5 13 (2.46%) Calico
6 10 (1.89%) LAN
6 10 (1.89%) VPN
7 8 (1.51%) SD-WAN
8 7 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.32%) Wireless
9 6 (1.13%) DHCP
9 6 (1.13%) MPLS
9 6 (1.13%) SMTP
10 5 (0.95%) BGP
11 4 (0.76%) HTTP
11 4 (0.76%) SAN
11 4 (0.76%) WLAN
12 3 (0.57%) SNMP
12 3 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (19.28%) PostgreSQL
2 62 (11.72%) MySQL
3 61 (11.53%) Big Data
4 45 (8.51%) MariaDB
5 38 (7.18%) InfluxDB
6 37 (6.99%) Hadoop
6 37 (6.99%) Redis
7 32 (6.05%) HBase
8 29 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 28 (5.29%) Relational Database
10 19 (3.59%) SQL Server
11 17 (3.21%) MongoDB
11 17 (3.21%) NoSQL
12 13 (2.46%) Couchbase
13 8 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.76%) Power BI
14 4 (0.76%) Tableau
15 3 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.57%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 252 (47.64%) Jenkins
2 188 (35.54%) Git (software)
3 64 (12.10%) Maven
4 58 (10.96%) GitLab
5 52 (9.83%) Cucumber
6 47 (8.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 38 (7.18%) JUnit
8 30 (5.67%) Bitbucket
9 29 (5.48%) SonarQube
10 26 (4.91%) JMeter
11 23 (4.35%) Gradle
12 22 (4.16%) Octopus Deploy
12 22 (4.16%) Protractor
13 20 (3.78%) Selenium
14 19 (3.59%) JIRA
15 13 (2.46%) Artifactory
15 13 (2.46%) gulp
15 13 (2.46%) Subversion
16 11 (2.08%) Mockito
17 10 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 199 (37.62%) Finance
2 154 (29.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 140 (26.47%) Law
4 94 (17.77%) Banking
5 88 (16.64%) Social Skills
6 77 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (9.07%) Telecoms
8 26 (4.91%) Retail
9 18 (3.40%) Public Sector
10 16 (3.02%) Documentation Skills
11 14 (2.65%) Manufacturing
12 12 (2.27%) Advertising
13 10 (1.89%) Legal
14 7 (1.32%) Marketing
15 4 (0.76%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.76%) Presentation Skills
16 3 (0.57%) Automotive
17 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.38%) Electronics
17 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 176 (33.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (11.91%) Architect
3 60 (11.34%) Developer
4 46 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 33 (6.24%) AWS Engineer
6 29 (5.48%) Principal Engineer
7 28 (5.29%) Java Developer
8 27 (5.10%) Software Engineer
9 26 (4.91%) AWS DevOps
9 26 (4.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 25 (4.73%) Senior DevOps
10 25 (4.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 24 (4.54%) Applications Engineer
11 24 (4.54%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (4.35%) Principal Architect
13 20 (3.78%) Engineering Manager
13 20 (3.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (3.78%) Lead Architect
14 19 (3.59%) Azure Engineer
15 18 (3.40%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (22.68%) Kafka
2 76 (14.37%) Spring
3 61 (11.53%) Elastic Stack
3 61 (11.53%) React
4 60 (11.34%) REST
5 54 (10.21%) Spring Boot
6 49 (9.26%) Web Services
7 45 (8.51%) RabbitMQ
8 42 (7.94%) Play Framework
9 35 (6.62%) AngularJS
9 35 (6.62%) Node.js
10 33 (6.24%) JSON
11 27 (5.10%) Protocol Buffers
12 25 (4.73%) ARM Templates
13 24 (4.54%) RESTful
14 22 (4.16%) LAMP
14 22 (4.16%) WireMock
15 20 (3.78%) gRPC
16 19 (3.59%) Redux
17 17 (3.21%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.53%) Cyberattack
2 55 (10.40%) Linux Command Line
3 53 (10.02%) Cyber Defence
4 45 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
5 41 (7.75%) Public Cloud
6 35 (6.62%) Smartphone
6 35 (6.62%) Social Media
7 27 (5.10%) Smart Meter
8 25 (4.73%) Replication
9 24 (4.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (4.16%) User Experience
11 20 (3.78%) Cybercrime
12 18 (3.40%) Cloud Native
13 15 (2.84%) Life Science
13 15 (2.84%) Management Information System
14 14 (2.65%) Data Centre
15 13 (2.46%) Clustering
16 10 (1.89%) Algorithms
16 10 (1.89%) Private Cloud
16 10 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 273 (51.61%) Linux
2 129 (24.39%) Windows
3 77 (14.56%) Unix
4 66 (12.48%) Windows Server
5 50 (9.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (5.48%) CentOS
7 14 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.70%) VMS
9 6 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.76%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.38%) Android
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.19%) Debian
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (65.22%) DevOps
2 274 (51.80%) Agile
3 242 (45.75%) CI/CD
4 147 (27.79%) Microservices
5 112 (21.17%) Software Engineering
6 109 (20.60%) Computer Science
7 105 (19.85%) Problem-Solving
8 98 (18.53%) Test Automation
9 93 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
10 87 (16.45%) Digital Banking
11 77 (14.56%) Infrastructure as Code
12 69 (13.04%) Deployment Automation
13 65 (12.29%) Configuration Management
14 61 (11.53%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
14 61 (11.53%) Threat Intelligence
15 55 (10.40%) Release Management
16 52 (9.83%) Software Testing
17 46 (8.70%) Mathematics
17 46 (8.70%) TDD
18 44 (8.32%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 207 (39.13%) Python
2 173 (32.70%) Java
3 162 (30.62%) Bash
4 92 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 76 (14.37%) Perl
6 65 (12.29%) JavaScript
6 65 (12.29%) Shell Script
7 61 (11.53%) SQL
8 58 (10.96%) C#
9 48 (9.07%) Groovy
10 34 (6.43%) Go
11 32 (6.05%) PHP
12 30 (5.67%) C
13 24 (4.54%) C++
13 24 (4.54%) TypeScript
14 14 (2.65%) Ruby
15 13 (2.46%) VB
15 13 (2.46%) VBScript
16 10 (1.89%) Kotlin
17 8 (1.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 88 (16.64%) Security Cleared
2 71 (13.42%) Degree
3 51 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.16%) OCP
4 22 (4.16%) Oracle Certification
5 18 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (3.02%) AWS Certification
7 10 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
8 9 (1.70%) CCA
8 9 (1.70%) CCNP
8 9 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.51%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.95%) CCNA
10 5 (0.95%) JNCIP
11 4 (0.76%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.57%) CCIE
13 2 (0.38%) CISSP
13 2 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.16%) PCI DSS
2 13 (2.46%) SOC 1
2 13 (2.46%) SOC 2
3 8 (1.51%) GDPR
3 8 (1.51%) SLA
4 4 (0.76%) QA
5 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.57%) NIST
6 2 (0.38%) GRC
6 2 (0.38%) GxP
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
System Software
1 281 (53.12%) Docker
2 89 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (8.13%) Virtual Machines
4 33 (6.24%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (6.05%) Active Directory
6 18 (3.40%) KVM
6 18 (3.40%) Xen
7 13 (2.46%) XenApp
8 10 (1.89%) vSphere
9 9 (1.70%) HDFS
10 7 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.57%) Openswan
12 3 (0.57%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.38%) iptables
13 2 (0.38%) LXC
14 1 (0.19%) PowerDNS
14 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 272 (51.42%) Kubernetes
2 226 (42.72%) Terraform
3 182 (34.40%) Opscode Chef
4 135 (25.52%) Puppet
5 74 (13.99%) Grafana
6 40 (7.56%) Prometheus
7 22 (4.16%) Kibana
8 18 (3.40%) logstash
9 13 (2.46%) IBM BigFix
9 13 (2.46%) PowerCLI
10 10 (1.89%) Consul
11 8 (1.51%) Graylog
11 8 (1.51%) Packer
12 4 (0.76%) Nagios
12 4 (0.76%) SCCM
12 4 (0.76%) systemd
12 4 (0.76%) WSUS
13 3 (0.57%) Rancher
14 2 (0.38%) Istio
14 2 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 117 (22.12%) VMware
2 44 (8.32%) Red Hat
3 41 (7.75%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.48%) Oracle
4 29 (5.48%) Perforce
5 25 (4.73%) Splunk
6 22 (4.16%) IBM
7 18 (3.40%) Google
8 17 (3.21%) Atlassian
9 15 (2.84%) Cisco
9 15 (2.84%) Citrix
10 13 (2.46%) Trend Micro
11 11 (2.08%) SaltStack
12 9 (1.70%) Okta
13 8 (1.51%) AppDynamics
14 7 (1.32%) Dataiku
14 7 (1.32%) Juniper
14 7 (1.32%) LogicMonitor
14 7 (1.32%) Refinitiv
14 7 (1.32%) Reuters