Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South West
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 180 214
Rank change year-on-year -3 +34 +78
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 165 162 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.60% 1.60% 1.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.50% 21.49% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 136 132 117
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -32.14%
10th Percentile £33,875 £29,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.63% +2.50% -

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 943 754 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.16% 7.43% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 777 621 678
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +15 62 £45,000 -25.00% 24
Gloucestershire +24 35 £45,000 - 6
Dorset -16 27 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Wiltshire -25 19 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Somerset +18 12 £62,500 +31.58% 4
Devon - 7 £42,500 - 3
Cornwall -22 1 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 132 (80.00%) Linux
2 108 (65.45%) DevOps
3 101 (61.21%) Docker
4 97 (58.79%) Puppet
5 87 (52.73%) Python
6 81 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
7 68 (41.21%) Opscode Chef
8 66 (40.00%) Windows
9 63 (38.18%) Bash Shell
9 63 (38.18%) Jenkins
10 54 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
12 48 (29.09%) VMware
13 44 (26.67%) Configuration Management
14 42 (25.45%) Kubernetes
15 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
15 39 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (22.42%) Google
17 36 (21.82%) Google Cloud Platform
18 31 (18.79%) Terraform
18 31 (18.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
19 30 (18.18%) Git (software)
20 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
20 29 (17.58%) JavaScript
20 29 (17.58%) Microservices
21 28 (16.97%) Java
22 27 (16.36%) Red Hat
23 25 (15.15%) Perl
23 25 (15.15%) Security Cleared

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 13 (7.88%) Apache
1 13 (7.88%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (7.27%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.24%) Drupal
4 6 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (3.03%) nginx
6 4 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.42%) IIS
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.21%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.21%) Confluence
8 2 (1.21%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 81 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (21.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (6.67%) GitHub
5 10 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (5.45%) Serverless
7 7 (4.24%) SaaS
8 4 (2.42%) IaaS
8 4 (2.42%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.82%) Google Container Engine
10 2 (1.21%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.21%) Office 365
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.61%) Cloudflare
11 1 (0.61%) Datadog
11 1 (0.61%) Heroku
11 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.30%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.67%) Firewall
3 10 (6.06%) LAN
3 10 (6.06%) WAN
4 8 (4.85%) FCoE
4 8 (4.85%) SNMP
5 5 (3.03%) Broadband
6 4 (2.42%) DNS
6 4 (2.42%) Internet
7 3 (1.82%) HTTP
7 3 (1.82%) SSH
7 3 (1.82%) VLAN
8 2 (1.21%) DHCP
9 1 (0.61%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.61%) VoIP
9 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.33%) MySQL
2 16 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.48%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.24%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.64%) Big Data
5 6 (3.64%) MariaDB
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.42%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.61%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 63 (38.18%) Jenkins
2 30 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 21 (12.73%) JIRA
4 15 (9.09%) GitLab
5 14 (8.48%) Redmine
6 13 (7.88%) Vagrant
7 10 (6.06%) Maven
7 10 (6.06%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.85%) Ant
8 8 (4.85%) Grunt
8 8 (4.85%) gulp
9 7 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.03%) Selenium
10 5 (3.03%) Subversion
11 4 (2.42%) Bugzilla
11 4 (2.42%) Buildbot
11 4 (2.42%) Chocolatey
11 4 (2.42%) Trac
12 3 (1.82%) git-flow
12 3 (1.82%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (11.52%) Finance
2 13 (7.88%) Games
3 11 (6.67%) Marketing
4 5 (3.03%) Law
4 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.82%) Military
5 3 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.21%) Banking
6 2 (1.21%) Electronics
6 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (43.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (15.76%) Developer
3 22 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 21 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (12.12%) Platform Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (8.48%) Architect
8 13 (7.88%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (6.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
9 11 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Administrator
10 10 (6.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (5.45%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.52%) AngularJS
2 13 (7.88%) React
2 13 (7.88%) Web Services
3 11 (6.67%) HTML
3 11 (6.67%) LAMP
4 9 (5.45%) CSS
4 9 (5.45%) Node.js
5 8 (4.85%) Symfony
6 6 (3.64%) .NET
6 6 (3.64%) Apache Flex
6 6 (3.64%) J2EE
6 6 (3.64%) jQuery
6 6 (3.64%) RESTful
6 6 (3.64%) Sass
7 4 (2.42%) JSON
7 4 (2.42%) Spring
7 4 (2.42%) Vue.js
8 3 (1.82%) Laravel
8 3 (1.82%) Middleware
8 3 (1.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.30%) Public Cloud
2 15 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.42%) User Experience
7 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.82%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.82%) Fintech
7 3 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.82%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.21%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.21%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 132 (80.00%) Linux
2 66 (40.00%) Windows
3 22 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.52%) Unix
5 17 (10.30%) CentOS
6 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (8.48%) Ubuntu
7 14 (8.48%) Windows Server
8 12 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.24%) Fedora
10 6 (3.64%) FreeBSD
10 6 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.42%) Debian
12 3 (1.82%) Solaris
13 1 (0.61%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.61%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (65.45%) DevOps
2 54 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 39 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (23.64%) Software Engineering
5 31 (18.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 29 (17.58%) Microservices
7 25 (15.15%) Mentoring
8 23 (13.94%) Open Source
9 18 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (9.09%) ITIL
11 14 (8.48%) High Availability
12 13 (7.88%) Scrum
12 13 (7.88%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.67%) Task Automation
13 11 (6.67%) TDD
13 11 (6.67%) Web Development
14 10 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (6.06%) Issue Tracking
14 10 (6.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 87 (52.73%) Python
2 63 (38.18%) Bash Shell
3 29 (17.58%) JavaScript
4 28 (16.97%) Java
5 25 (15.15%) Perl
6 21 (12.73%) PowerShell
6 21 (12.73%) Ruby
7 18 (10.91%) PHP
8 17 (10.30%) C
9 16 (9.70%) Go
10 13 (7.88%) C#
11 11 (6.67%) SQL
12 8 (4.85%) C++
12 8 (4.85%) Korn
13 2 (1.21%) Java 8
13 2 (1.21%) Rust
14 1 (0.61%) Groovy
14 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.94%) DV Cleared
3 20 (12.12%) MCSE
3 20 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (9.70%) Degree
5 15 (9.09%) RHCE
6 14 (8.48%) CCNA
6 14 (8.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.06%) AWS Certification
7 10 (6.06%) CISSP
7 10 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
7 10 (6.06%) GIAC
7 10 (6.06%) Linux+ Certification
7 10 (6.06%) MCITP
7 10 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
7 10 (6.06%) SANS
7 10 (6.06%) SSCP
7 10 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (5.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) PMO
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (61.21%) Docker
2 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.27%) vSphere
5 10 (6.06%) NFS
5 10 (6.06%) Samba
6 9 (5.45%) KVM
6 9 (5.45%) VirtualBox
7 8 (4.85%) VMware NSX
8 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
8 5 (3.03%) Xen
9 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.21%) Corosync
10 2 (1.21%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (1.21%) XenApp
10 2 (1.21%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.61%) etcd
Systems Management
1 97 (58.79%) Puppet
2 68 (41.21%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (25.45%) Kubernetes
4 31 (18.79%) Terraform
5 20 (12.12%) Nagios
6 13 (7.88%) vCenter Server
7 9 (5.45%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (4.85%) Salt
9 6 (3.64%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.42%) OpenNMS
11 3 (1.82%) Kibana
11 3 (1.82%) Mesos
11 3 (1.82%) SCCM
11 3 (1.82%) WSUS
12 2 (1.21%) Cobbler
12 2 (1.21%) Graphite
12 2 (1.21%) logstash
12 2 (1.21%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.21%) Packer
12 2 (1.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 48 (29.09%) VMware
2 37 (22.42%) Google
3 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
4 27 (16.36%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.27%) SolarWinds
6 10 (6.06%) EMC
6 10 (6.06%) NetApp
7 6 (3.64%) Adobe
8 4 (2.42%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.42%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.42%) Panasonic
9 3 (1.82%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.82%) Oracle
10 2 (1.21%) Cisco
10 2 (1.21%) Citrix
10 2 (1.21%) Dell
10 2 (1.21%) Perforce
10 2 (1.21%) SAP
10 2 (1.21%) Splunk
10 2 (1.21%) Veeam