Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 186 370
Rank change year-on-year +12 +184 +206
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 583 506 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.97% 1.73% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.64% 20.83% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 466 424 208
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.86% -8.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,550 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,575 2,429 3,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.70% 8.29% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,005 2,011 2,743
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,000 £70,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -12 281 £60,000 +4.35% 33
Berkshire -18 206 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Hampshire +92 160 £55,000 +5.77% 32
Surrey +25 72 £52,500 +5.00% 16
East Sussex -8 59 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +10 52 £55,000 +83.33% 11
Buckinghamshire +1 23 £54,500 +9.00% 2
West Sussex -15 5 £51,250 +13.89% 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 408 (69.98%) Linux
2 371 (63.64%) Python
3 314 (53.86%) DevOps
4 305 (52.32%) Puppet
5 272 (46.66%) Docker
6 267 (45.80%) Opscode Chef
7 251 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
8 228 (39.11%) Amazon AWS
9 222 (38.08%) Jenkins
10 195 (33.45%) Configuration Management
11 184 (31.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 184 (31.56%) Bash Shell
12 178 (30.53%) Java
13 174 (29.85%) Kubernetes
14 163 (27.96%) SQL
15 149 (25.56%) Git (software)
16 139 (23.84%) Oracle
17 127 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
18 111 (19.04%) PowerShell
19 110 (18.87%) Ruby
20 109 (18.70%) Terraform
21 108 (18.52%) Open Source
22 105 (18.01%) Scrum
23 104 (17.84%) VMware
23 104 (17.84%) TDD
24 102 (17.50%) JavaScript
25 96 (16.47%) Windows
26 85 (14.58%) Perl
27 84 (14.41%) Red Hat
27 84 (14.41%) Software Engineering

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 (11.84%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (9.09%) Apache
3 45 (7.72%) OpenStack
4 39 (6.69%) nginx
5 34 (5.83%) JBoss
6 29 (4.97%) IIS
7 27 (4.63%) Confluence
8 26 (4.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (3.95%) CloudStack
10 21 (3.60%) WebLogic
11 20 (3.43%) Tomcat
12 12 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (1.89%) Apache Spark
14 8 (1.37%) Jetty
15 7 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
17 3 (0.51%) Smallworld
18 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
18 2 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.34%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 228 (39.11%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (31.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (9.26%) GitHub
4 52 (8.92%) PaaS
5 35 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 34 (5.83%) IaaS
7 33 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 32 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
9 30 (5.15%) IBM Cloud
10 28 (4.80%) Amazon S3
11 27 (4.63%) SaaS
12 25 (4.29%) OpenShift
13 21 (3.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 21 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
13 21 (3.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 20 (3.43%) Amazon Glacier
15 10 (1.72%) Akamai
16 7 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 7 (1.20%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.38%) TCP/IP
2 32 (5.49%) WAN
3 28 (4.80%) LAN
4 27 (4.63%) DNS
5 24 (4.12%) DHCP
6 22 (3.77%) Firewall
7 16 (2.74%) iSCSI
8 15 (2.57%) SAN
8 15 (2.57%) VLAN
9 13 (2.23%) Network Security
10 12 (2.06%) NAS
11 11 (1.89%) Internet
12 10 (1.72%) HTTP
13 9 (1.54%) FCoE
13 9 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (1.37%) VPN
15 6 (1.03%) AMQP
15 6 (1.03%) BGP
15 6 (1.03%) OSPF
16 5 (0.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (13.55%) PostgreSQL
2 71 (12.18%) NoSQL
3 68 (11.66%) MySQL
4 66 (11.32%) SQL Server
5 48 (8.23%) Big Data
6 39 (6.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (6.00%) Oracle Database
8 31 (5.32%) MongoDB
9 28 (4.80%) Redis
10 24 (4.12%) Relational Database
11 21 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (2.74%) Hadoop
14 12 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (1.89%) Neo4j
15 11 (1.89%) RDBMS
16 10 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 10 (1.72%) MariaDB
17 9 (1.54%) DB2
18 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 222 (38.08%) Jenkins
2 149 (25.56%) Git (software)
3 45 (7.72%) JIRA
4 41 (7.03%) GitLab
5 40 (6.86%) Vagrant
6 33 (5.66%) Subversion
7 22 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 22 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (3.60%) JUnit
8 21 (3.60%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.09%) Cucumber
9 18 (3.09%) Maven
9 18 (3.09%) Selenium
10 17 (2.92%) WiX
11 16 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (2.57%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (1.89%) Gerrit
13 11 (1.89%) SonarQube
14 10 (1.72%) Hudson
14 10 (1.72%) Mockito
General
1 67 (11.49%) Finance
2 34 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.29%) Marketing
4 21 (3.60%) Banking
5 19 (3.26%) Publishing
6 18 (3.09%) Electronics
7 17 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.74%) Retail
9 5 (0.86%) Games
10 2 (0.34%) Billing
10 2 (0.34%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Military
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 180 (30.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 125 (21.44%) Developer
3 60 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 52 (8.92%) Architect
5 47 (8.06%) AWS Engineer
6 45 (7.72%) Linux Engineer
7 42 (7.20%) Java Developer
8 39 (6.69%) Software Developer
9 33 (5.66%) Python Developer
10 31 (5.32%) Administrator
10 31 (5.32%) AWS DevOps
10 31 (5.32%) Software Engineer
11 28 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 28 (4.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 26 (4.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 24 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
13 24 (4.12%) Senior Developer
13 24 (4.12%) Senior DevOps
14 23 (3.95%) C# Developer
14 23 (3.95%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.98%) Middleware
2 61 (10.46%) AngularJS
3 54 (9.26%) Web Services
4 50 (8.58%) Node.js
5 47 (8.06%) J2EE
6 46 (7.89%) REST
7 44 (7.55%) HTML
8 42 (7.20%) .NET
8 42 (7.20%) Kafka
9 37 (6.35%) JSON
10 36 (6.17%) CSS
11 33 (5.66%) Elastic Stack
12 30 (5.15%) Flask
13 25 (4.29%) HTML5
13 25 (4.29%) Spring
14 24 (4.12%) XML
15 22 (3.77%) React
15 22 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (3.77%) Sass
15 22 (3.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.69%) Public Cloud
3 36 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 31 (5.32%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 16 (2.74%) Fintech
9 12 (2.06%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.89%) Replication
11 10 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (1.54%) Clustering
12 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.20%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.86%) Cyberattack
15 4 (0.69%) BBC
16 3 (0.51%) Data Structures
16 3 (0.51%) PKI
16 3 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 408 (69.98%) Linux
2 96 (16.47%) Windows
3 67 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 60 (10.29%) Unix
5 53 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 43 (7.38%) CentOS
7 17 (2.92%) Debian
8 11 (1.89%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.86%) FreeBSD
10 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.69%) DC/OS
12 3 (0.51%) Solaris
12 3 (0.51%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.34%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.34%) SUSE
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (53.86%) DevOps
2 251 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (33.45%) Configuration Management
4 127 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
5 108 (18.52%) Open Source
6 105 (18.01%) Scrum
7 104 (17.84%) TDD
8 84 (14.41%) Software Engineering
9 71 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
10 64 (10.98%) Mentoring
11 63 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 62 (10.63%) ITIL
13 59 (10.12%) BDD
14 58 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
14 58 (9.95%) Microservices
15 52 (8.92%) Test Automation
16 50 (8.58%) Deployment Automation
17 47 (8.06%) Task Automation
18 37 (6.35%) Coaching
19 36 (6.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 371 (63.64%) Python
2 184 (31.56%) Bash Shell
3 178 (30.53%) Java
4 163 (27.96%) SQL
5 111 (19.04%) PowerShell
6 110 (18.87%) Ruby
7 102 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 85 (14.58%) Perl
9 59 (10.12%) C#
10 45 (7.72%) Go
11 34 (5.83%) C
11 34 (5.83%) C++
12 29 (4.97%) Shell Script
13 26 (4.46%) TypeScript
14 25 (4.29%) PHP
15 18 (3.09%) T-SQL
16 17 (2.92%) Java 8
17 15 (2.57%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.89%) Groovy
18 11 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (13.89%) Degree
2 44 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.77%) MCSE
3 22 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.40%) MCSA
6 12 (2.06%) AWS Certification
7 11 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.89%) RHCSA
8 10 (1.72%) RHCE
9 8 (1.37%) MCSD
10 5 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.51%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.51%) MCITP
11 3 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.34%) CCNP
12 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.37%) QA
3 5 (0.86%) SLA
4 4 (0.69%) GCP
5 2 (0.34%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 272 (46.66%) Docker
2 63 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (9.43%) vSphere
4 21 (3.60%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.23%) VirtualBox
6 12 (2.06%) Active Directory
7 10 (1.72%) KVM
7 10 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (1.54%) Samba
9 8 (1.37%) Xen
10 5 (0.86%) NFS
10 5 (0.86%) oVirt
11 4 (0.69%) XenServer
12 3 (0.51%) Postfix
12 3 (0.51%) vCloud
12 3 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.17%) PowerHA
14 1 (0.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 305 (52.32%) Puppet
2 267 (45.80%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (29.85%) Kubernetes
4 109 (18.70%) Terraform
5 48 (8.23%) Salt
6 38 (6.52%) logstash
7 23 (3.95%) Rancher
8 18 (3.09%) HAProxy
8 18 (3.09%) Kibana
9 16 (2.74%) Packer
10 11 (1.89%) Nagios
11 10 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (1.72%) Grafana
12 9 (1.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 7 (1.20%) Graylog
13 7 (1.20%) Prometheus
14 6 (1.03%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.86%) rkt
16 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
17 3 (0.51%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 139 (23.84%) Oracle
2 104 (17.84%) VMware
3 84 (14.41%) Red Hat
4 60 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 37 (6.35%) Google
6 33 (5.66%) SaltStack
7 20 (3.43%) IBM
8 18 (3.09%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.92%) Cisco
9 17 (2.92%) SAP
10 12 (2.06%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.89%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.72%) Capita
12 10 (1.72%) Pega
12 10 (1.72%) Splunk
13 9 (1.54%) Centrify
13 9 (1.54%) Juniper
14 8 (1.37%) F5
14 8 (1.37%) Rackspace
15 7 (1.20%) New Relic