Period
to 21 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South East
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 174 229
Rank change year-on-year +58 +55 +191
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 694 547 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.67% 1.80% 1.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.16% 21.51% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 489 431 357
South East median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% -11.21%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £75,000 £69,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +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 2,872 2,543 2,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.03% 8.37% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 1,948 2,034
South East median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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
Hampshire +86 280 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Thames Valley +32 263 £62,500 +4.17% 8
Berkshire +6 194 £62,500 +4.17% 4
Surrey +49 107 £65,000 +20.93% 4
Oxfordshire +50 57 £61,250 +2.08% 2
East Sussex -15 27 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Sussex -3 15 £60,000 +18.81% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 11 £65,000 +60.49% 2
Kent +17 4 £67,500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 468 (67.44%) Linux
2 448 (64.55%) DevOps
3 436 (62.82%) Docker
4 355 (51.15%) Python
5 334 (48.13%) Puppet
6 333 (47.98%) Amazon AWS
7 305 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
8 289 (41.64%) Jenkins
9 264 (38.04%) Java
10 255 (36.74%) Kubernetes
11 230 (33.14%) Terraform
12 220 (31.70%) Opscode Chef
13 199 (28.67%) Git (software)
14 186 (26.80%) Microsoft Azure
15 172 (24.78%) Configuration Management
16 164 (23.63%) JavaScript
17 146 (21.04%) SQL
18 142 (20.46%) Software Engineering
19 141 (20.32%) Bash Shell
20 134 (19.31%) Continuous Integration
21 131 (18.88%) Security Cleared
22 127 (18.30%) Continuous Delivery
23 120 (17.29%) Mentoring
24 116 (16.71%) Node.js
25 115 (16.57%) Open Source
26 114 (16.43%) Analytics
27 112 (16.14%) Windows
28 104 (14.99%) TDD
28 104 (14.99%) Google Cloud Platform
29 102 (14.70%) 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 38 (5.48%) WebLogic
2 35 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (5.04%) Tomcat
3 28 (4.03%) Confluence
4 27 (3.89%) Apache
4 27 (3.89%) OpenStack
5 26 (3.75%) nginx
6 25 (3.60%) JBoss
7 19 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (1.73%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.58%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.58%) IIS
11 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.29%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (2.16%) Fireworks
2 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 333 (47.98%) Amazon AWS
2 186 (26.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (14.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 77 (11.10%) SaaS
5 70 (10.09%) Serverless
6 66 (9.51%) GitHub
7 58 (8.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 56 (8.07%) AWS Lambda
9 52 (7.49%) Cloud Computing
10 39 (5.62%) npm
11 37 (5.33%) IBM Cloud
12 35 (5.04%) Amazon S3
13 31 (4.47%) Amazon SQS
14 26 (3.75%) OpenShift
15 22 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
16 20 (2.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 19 (2.74%) IaaS
18 18 (2.59%) AWS Fargate
19 17 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 16 (2.31%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 99 (14.27%) TCP/IP
2 43 (6.20%) Firewall
3 24 (3.46%) DNS
3 24 (3.46%) SSL
4 22 (3.17%) HTTP
5 14 (2.02%) SAN
6 13 (1.87%) DHCP
6 13 (1.87%) VLAN
7 8 (1.15%) Network Security
7 8 (1.15%) Radio Access Network
7 8 (1.15%) VSAN
8 7 (1.01%) Internet
8 7 (1.01%) VPN
9 6 (0.86%) LAN
9 6 (0.86%) SSH
9 6 (0.86%) WAN
10 5 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (0.58%) BIG-IP
11 4 (0.58%) FCoE
11 4 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (12.68%) MySQL
2 77 (11.10%) SQL Server
3 72 (10.37%) Relational Database
4 61 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (8.07%) NoSQL
6 53 (7.64%) MongoDB
7 44 (6.34%) Big Data
7 44 (6.34%) Hadoop
8 29 (4.18%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.03%) Redis
10 19 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (2.16%) Blockchain
12 14 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.30%) MariaDB
13 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.15%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 289 (41.64%) Jenkins
2 199 (28.67%) Git (software)
3 98 (14.12%) GitLab
4 91 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 71 (10.23%) Vagrant
6 60 (8.65%) JIRA
7 38 (5.48%) Babel
8 37 (5.33%) gulp
9 36 (5.19%) webpack
10 34 (4.90%) Maven
11 26 (3.75%) Selenium
12 24 (3.46%) Bitbucket
13 15 (2.16%) Travis CI
14 13 (1.87%) Subversion
15 9 (1.30%) CircleCI
15 9 (1.30%) PHPUnit
16 8 (1.15%) Cucumber
17 7 (1.01%) Ant
18 6 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
18 6 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (11.24%) Finance
2 31 (4.47%) Games
3 19 (2.74%) Marketing
4 18 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.44%) Electronics
6 9 (1.30%) Advertising
7 8 (1.15%) Banking
7 8 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.58%) Back Office
8 4 (0.58%) Military
9 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.29%) Automotive
10 2 (0.29%) Retail
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Greek Language
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 245 (35.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 148 (21.33%) Developer
3 80 (11.53%) Linux Engineer
4 59 (8.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 53 (7.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 49 (7.06%) Software Engineer
7 48 (6.92%) Lead DevOps
8 45 (6.48%) Senior DevOps
9 44 (6.34%) AWS Engineer
10 42 (6.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 41 (5.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 40 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
13 39 (5.62%) AWS DevOps
13 39 (5.62%) Python Developer
14 37 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
15 36 (5.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 36 (5.19%) C++ Developer
16 34 (4.90%) Administrator
16 34 (4.90%) Android Developer
17 32 (4.61%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (16.71%) Node.js
2 80 (11.53%) AngularJS
3 65 (9.37%) .NET
4 56 (8.07%) Elastic Stack
4 56 (8.07%) Web Services
5 48 (6.92%) Vue.js
6 47 (6.77%) RESTful
7 44 (6.34%) Spring
8 43 (6.20%) Django
9 38 (5.48%) React
10 28 (4.03%) Spring Boot
11 23 (3.31%) REST
12 21 (3.03%) Kafka
13 20 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
14 17 (2.45%) JSON
15 16 (2.31%) Flask
16 15 (2.16%) .NET Core
16 15 (2.16%) CSS
17 12 (1.73%) J2EE
17 12 (1.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.97%) Self-Motivation
2 46 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (5.76%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.90%) Fintech
5 32 (4.61%) Linux Command Line
6 31 (4.47%) Algorithms
7 27 (3.89%) Public Cloud
8 22 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (2.59%) Robotics
11 17 (2.45%) Private Cloud
12 16 (2.31%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (1.15%) N-Tier
14 8 (1.15%) Smart Meter
15 6 (0.86%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.86%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.86%) Replication
16 4 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
16 4 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 468 (67.44%) Linux
2 112 (16.14%) Windows
3 74 (10.66%) Unix
4 66 (9.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (7.64%) CentOS
6 50 (7.20%) Android
7 39 (5.62%) Windows Server
8 30 (4.32%) Ubuntu
9 19 (2.74%) AIX
10 13 (1.87%) Debian
11 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.15%) Solaris
13 6 (0.86%) DC/OS
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.43%) VMS
17 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
17 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (64.55%) DevOps
2 305 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (24.78%) Configuration Management
4 142 (20.46%) Software Engineering
5 134 (19.31%) Continuous Integration
6 127 (18.30%) Continuous Delivery
7 120 (17.29%) Mentoring
8 115 (16.57%) Open Source
9 114 (16.43%) Analytics
10 104 (14.99%) TDD
11 93 (13.40%) Test Automation
12 88 (12.68%) Data Analytics
13 81 (11.67%) Artificial Intelligence
14 79 (11.38%) Infrastructure as Code
15 74 (10.66%) Business Development
16 59 (8.50%) Computer Science
17 56 (8.07%) Scrum
18 46 (6.63%) Migration
19 43 (6.20%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 36 (5.19%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 355 (51.15%) Python
2 264 (38.04%) Java
3 164 (23.63%) JavaScript
4 146 (21.04%) SQL
5 141 (20.32%) Bash Shell
6 102 (14.70%) PowerShell
7 91 (13.11%) Ruby
8 90 (12.97%) C++
9 87 (12.54%) C
10 78 (11.24%) Go
11 70 (10.09%) Perl
12 69 (9.94%) C#
13 58 (8.36%) PHP
14 37 (5.33%) TypeScript
15 36 (5.19%) Objective-C
16 34 (4.90%) Kotlin
17 31 (4.47%) Shell Script
18 23 (3.31%) Rust
18 23 (3.31%) Scala
19 16 (2.31%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 131 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 101 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 69 (9.94%) Degree
4 65 (9.37%) DV Cleared
5 25 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (2.31%) AWS Certification
7 12 (1.73%) RHCE
8 11 (1.59%) RHCSA
9 10 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.30%) CCNA
11 8 (1.15%) CISSP
12 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.72%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.72%) MCSE
14 4 (0.58%) GIAC
14 4 (0.58%) Linux+ Certification
14 4 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.58%) SANS
14 4 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.58%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) PSD2
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 436 (62.82%) Docker
2 64 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (8.50%) vSphere
4 49 (7.06%) VirtualBox
5 33 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 28 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (2.88%) VMware NSX
8 19 (2.74%) KVM
8 19 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (2.31%) vCloud
9 16 (2.31%) Xen
10 15 (2.16%) Active Directory
11 8 (1.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 7 (1.01%) NFS
13 6 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.72%) Samba
15 4 (0.58%) etcd
16 3 (0.43%) iptables
17 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 334 (48.13%) Puppet
2 255 (36.74%) Kubernetes
3 230 (33.14%) Terraform
4 220 (31.70%) Opscode Chef
5 48 (6.92%) Salt
6 42 (6.05%) Docker Swarm
7 31 (4.47%) Packer
8 22 (3.17%) Kibana
9 17 (2.45%) Nagios
10 16 (2.31%) vCenter Server
11 13 (1.87%) Red Hat Satellite
12 11 (1.59%) Cobbler
12 11 (1.59%) Grafana
12 11 (1.59%) Oracle ZFS
12 11 (1.59%) ZABBIX
13 10 (1.44%) Mesos
13 10 (1.44%) Prometheus
14 9 (1.30%) Consul
15 8 (1.15%) HAProxy
16 7 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (11.82%) Oracle
2 80 (11.53%) VMware
3 77 (11.10%) Google
4 74 (10.66%) Red Hat
5 61 (8.79%) Microsoft
6 55 (7.93%) Atlassian
7 42 (6.05%) IBM
8 36 (5.19%) Cisco
9 34 (4.90%) Samsung
10 13 (1.87%) Ivanti
10 13 (1.87%) SaltStack
10 13 (1.87%) Splunk
10 13 (1.87%) Sun
11 12 (1.73%) New Relic
12 9 (1.30%) SAP
13 8 (1.15%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.15%) Juniper
13 8 (1.15%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.01%) NetApp
15 6 (0.86%) EMC