Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 182 265
Rank change year-on-year -19 +83 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 152 157 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.46% 1.51% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.54% 22.75% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 107 135 81
South West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -28.57%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £71,250
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 978 690 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.37% 6.65% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 792 557 606
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £70,000
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 West

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the South West

Ansible
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ansible in the South West.

Salary trend for Ansible in the South West

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in the South West over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the South West

Ansible
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 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
Bristol +5 58 £45,000 -21.74% 19
Gloucestershire +28 31 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Wiltshire -2 27 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Dorset -20 15 £40,000 - 4
Devon - 13 £41,000 - 2
Somerset +5 6 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Cornwall -21 2 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 West region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 120 (78.95%) Linux
2 112 (73.68%) Puppet
3 103 (67.76%) DevOps
4 80 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
5 79 (51.97%) Docker
6 75 (49.34%) Amazon AWS
7 66 (43.42%) Windows
8 64 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (39.47%) Software Engineering
10 56 (36.84%) Jenkins
11 54 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (34.87%) Configuration Management
13 52 (34.21%) Python
14 51 (33.55%) VMware
15 46 (30.26%) Git (software)
16 45 (29.61%) Bash Shell
17 41 (26.97%) Kubernetes
17 41 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
18 40 (26.32%) Web Services
19 38 (25.00%) Microservices
20 35 (23.03%) Terraform
21 34 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
22 32 (21.05%) Java
22 32 (21.05%) MySQL
23 29 (19.08%) JavaScript
23 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
23 29 (19.08%) Google
24 27 (17.76%) Nagios
24 27 (17.76%) Serverless
25 25 (16.45%) Google Cloud Platform

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (14.47%) Apache
2 19 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 16 (10.53%) nginx
4 11 (7.24%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.26%) Apache Solr
6 7 (4.61%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (3.95%) JBoss
8 5 (3.29%) IIS
9 4 (2.63%) Apache Spark
9 4 (2.63%) Confluence
9 4 (2.63%) Jetty
9 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.97%) Drupal
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 75 (49.34%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (17.76%) Serverless
4 25 (16.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (5.92%) SaaS
6 8 (5.26%) OpenShift
7 7 (4.61%) IaaS
8 6 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (3.95%) PaaS
9 3 (1.97%) GitHub
10 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.32%) Office 365
11 1 (0.66%) Cloudflare
11 1 (0.66%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.18%) TCP/IP
2 14 (9.21%) Firewall
3 8 (5.26%) FCoE
3 8 (5.26%) SNMP
4 7 (4.61%) DNS
5 5 (3.29%) Internet
6 4 (2.63%) DHCP
6 4 (2.63%) SMS
7 3 (1.97%) HTTP
7 3 (1.97%) SAN
7 3 (1.97%) SSH
7 3 (1.97%) VLAN
7 3 (1.97%) WAN
8 2 (1.32%) LAN
8 2 (1.32%) VoIP
8 2 (1.32%) VPN
9 1 (0.66%) ADSL
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.05%) MySQL
2 24 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (11.18%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.24%) Redis
5 9 (5.92%) MariaDB
6 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.95%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.29%) Big Data
8 5 (3.29%) Neo4j
8 5 (3.29%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.63%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.63%) Riak
10 2 (1.32%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.66%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.66%) HBase
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 56 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 46 (30.26%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.47%) JIRA
4 15 (9.87%) Vagrant
5 11 (7.24%) Maven
6 10 (6.58%) Redmine
7 9 (5.92%) Ant
7 9 (5.92%) GitLab
7 9 (5.92%) TeamCity
8 8 (5.26%) Subversion
9 7 (4.61%) GoCD
9 7 (4.61%) Selenium
10 6 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (3.29%) Bugzilla
11 5 (3.29%) Buildbot
11 5 (3.29%) Chocolatey
11 5 (3.29%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.29%) Trac
12 4 (2.63%) Grunt
12 4 (2.63%) gulp
General
1 13 (8.55%) Games
2 11 (7.24%) Finance
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.97%) Law
4 3 (1.97%) Military
5 2 (1.32%) Advertising
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (50.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (16.45%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (13.82%) Developer
4 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.55%) Platform Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Administrator
7 9 (5.92%) Java Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.32%) Web Services
2 16 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 15 (9.87%) LAMP
4 14 (9.21%) React
5 13 (8.55%) Middleware
6 12 (7.89%) HTML
7 10 (6.58%) Node.js
8 9 (5.92%) Spring
9 7 (4.61%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.61%) JSON
9 7 (4.61%) LEMP Stack
9 7 (4.61%) RESTful
10 6 (3.95%) Apache Flex
10 6 (3.95%) CSS
10 6 (3.95%) J2EE
10 6 (3.95%) SOAP
11 5 (3.29%) HTML5
12 4 (2.63%) JPA
12 4 (2.63%) Symfony
12 4 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.29%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.63%) User Experience
5 3 (1.97%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.97%) Fintech
5 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.97%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.32%) Replication
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.66%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.66%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 120 (78.95%) Linux
2 66 (43.42%) Windows
3 21 (13.82%) CentOS
4 10 (6.58%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.92%) Debian
5 9 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.92%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.61%) Unix
7 5 (3.29%) Fedora
7 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.97%) Solaris
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.66%) AIX
10 1 (0.66%) Android
10 1 (0.66%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.66%) VMS
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (67.76%) DevOps
2 64 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (39.47%) Software Engineering
4 54 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (34.87%) Configuration Management
6 38 (25.00%) Microservices
7 34 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (13.82%) Scrum
9 20 (13.16%) Open Source
10 18 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 17 (11.18%) Mentoring
11 17 (11.18%) TDD
12 11 (7.24%) High Availability
12 11 (7.24%) Test Automation
13 10 (6.58%) Concurrent Programming
13 10 (6.58%) Multithreading
14 9 (5.92%) Coaching
15 8 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.21%) Python
2 45 (29.61%) Bash Shell
3 32 (21.05%) Java
4 29 (19.08%) JavaScript
5 25 (16.45%) Perl
6 22 (14.47%) Ruby
7 16 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 13 (8.55%) PHP
9 12 (7.89%) Go
10 11 (7.24%) SQL
11 10 (6.58%) C
12 8 (5.26%) Korn
13 5 (3.29%) C#
13 5 (3.29%) C++
14 3 (1.97%) Java 8
14 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.32%) Rust
16 1 (0.66%) ES6
16 1 (0.66%) Haskell
16 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.84%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.18%) DV Cleared
3 11 (7.24%) CCNA
3 11 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.24%) MCSE
3 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (6.58%) Degree
5 8 (5.26%) CISSP
5 8 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (5.26%) GIAC
5 8 (5.26%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (5.26%) SANS
5 8 (5.26%) SSCP
6 6 (3.95%) AWS Certification
7 5 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.63%) RHCE
9 3 (1.97%) MCSA
9 3 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) GCP
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.32%) PMO
2 2 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (51.97%) Docker
2 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 14 (9.21%) KVM
5 13 (8.55%) vSphere
6 8 (5.26%) NFS
6 8 (5.26%) Samba
6 8 (5.26%) VMware NSX
7 7 (4.61%) Ceph
7 7 (4.61%) Postfix
8 6 (3.95%) Dovecot
9 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
9 4 (2.63%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.32%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (1.32%) XenApp
10 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.66%) Corosync
11 1 (0.66%) etcd
Systems Management
1 112 (73.68%) Puppet
2 80 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (26.97%) Kubernetes
4 35 (23.03%) Terraform
5 27 (17.76%) Nagios
6 13 (8.55%) Kibana
7 9 (5.92%) Salt
7 9 (5.92%) vCenter Server
8 6 (3.95%) Cobbler
8 6 (3.95%) Galera Cluster
9 4 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.63%) Mesos
10 3 (1.97%) SCCM
10 3 (1.97%) WSUS
10 3 (1.97%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.32%) Graphite
11 2 (1.32%) logstash
11 2 (1.32%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.66%) Consul
Vendors
1 51 (33.55%) VMware
2 29 (19.08%) Google
3 25 (16.45%) Red Hat
4 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.24%) EMC
6 10 (6.58%) SolarWinds
7 9 (5.92%) NetApp
8 7 (4.61%) Atlassian
9 6 (3.95%) Adobe
9 6 (3.95%) Oracle
9 6 (3.95%) Scality
10 3 (1.97%) Cisco
10 3 (1.97%) Perforce
11 2 (1.32%) Citrix
11 2 (1.32%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.32%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.32%) New Relic
11 2 (1.32%) SAP
11 2 (1.32%) Veeam
12 1 (0.66%) Juniper