Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South West
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 149 193
Rank change year-on-year +68 +44 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 163 205 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 3.83% 2.04% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.35% 16.32% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 156 171 115
Median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.81% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,125 £75,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 575 1,256 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.52% 12.48% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 456 1,048 786
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,375 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for Ansible in the South West

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the South West over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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
Gloucestershire +54 63 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Wiltshire +36 54 £62,500 +2.29% 10
Bristol +59 21 £42,500 -12.82% 18
Somerset +13 15 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Dorset +46 5 £50,000 +19.76%
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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.

1 123 (75.46%) Linux
2 120 (73.62%) DevOps
3 114 (69.94%) Docker
4 102 (62.58%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (54.60%) Python
6 76 (46.63%) AWS
7 72 (44.17%) Terraform
8 67 (41.10%) Java
9 63 (38.65%) Jenkins
10 58 (35.58%) Kubernetes
11 55 (33.74%) Security Cleared
12 54 (33.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 49 (30.06%) Bash Shell
14 46 (28.22%) Puppet
15 45 (27.61%) Red Hat
16 44 (26.99%) JavaScript
17 43 (26.38%) Software Engineering
18 39 (23.93%) Oracle
18 39 (23.93%) DV Cleared
19 38 (23.31%) Scrum
19 38 (23.31%) Mentoring
20 37 (22.70%) React
20 37 (22.70%) OO
21 34 (20.86%) Node.js
22 33 (20.25%) JIRA
22 33 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (20.25%) OpenShift
23 32 (19.63%) Infrastructure as Code
23 32 (19.63%) CentOS
24 31 (19.02%) C

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 30 (18.40%) Confluence
2 8 (4.91%) JBoss
3 5 (3.07%) Apache
3 5 (3.07%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.45%) nginx
4 4 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.84%) WildFly
6 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 76 (46.63%) AWS
2 33 (20.25%) OpenShift
3 22 (13.50%) Azure
4 19 (11.66%) Amazon S3
5 17 (10.43%) Serverless
6 15 (9.20%) GCP
7 14 (8.59%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (7.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (7.36%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (7.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (7.36%) Route 53
9 12 (7.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (6.75%) IaaS
11 10 (6.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 8 (4.91%) AWS Fargate
13 7 (4.29%) Apigee
14 6 (3.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (3.68%) SaaS
15 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (3.07%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.75%) VPN
2 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.68%) Firewall
4 3 (1.84%) DMZ
4 3 (1.84%) HTTP
4 3 (1.84%) VLAN
5 2 (1.23%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.23%) OSPF
5 2 (1.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) DSL
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) NAS
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.61%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) MongoDB
2 19 (11.66%) Hadoop
3 18 (11.04%) MySQL
4 14 (8.59%) NoSQL
5 13 (7.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (7.36%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (6.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
8 9 (5.52%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.68%) Big Data
10 6 (3.68%) Redis
11 5 (3.07%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.84%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.23%) DataStax
14 1 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.61%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 63 (38.65%) Jenkins
2 33 (20.25%) JIRA
3 26 (15.95%) Git (software)
4 16 (9.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (7.98%) GitLab
6 10 (6.13%) Artifactory
6 10 (6.13%) Vagrant
7 9 (5.52%) Maven
8 8 (4.91%) Bitbucket Server
8 8 (4.91%) SonarQube
8 8 (4.91%) TeamCity
9 7 (4.29%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.29%) Mercurial
10 5 (3.07%) Codeship
10 5 (3.07%) Cypress.io
10 5 (3.07%) Mocha
10 5 (3.07%) Selenium
10 5 (3.07%) TestCafe
10 5 (3.07%) webpack
11 4 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (16.56%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.07%) Electronics
3 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.07%) Marketing
3 5 (3.07%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.84%) Automotive
4 3 (1.84%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Military
5 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (36.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (15.95%) Software Engineer
3 23 (14.11%) Developer
4 16 (9.82%) Administrator
4 16 (9.82%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (9.20%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (9.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (7.36%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (6.75%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Principal Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Principal Software Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (4.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.07%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.70%) React
2 34 (20.86%) Node.js
3 22 (13.50%) AngularJS
4 18 (11.04%) Enzyme
4 18 (11.04%) Jest
5 14 (8.59%) Kafka
6 13 (7.98%) Apache NiFi
7 10 (6.13%) JSON
7 10 (6.13%) Spring
8 8 (4.91%) CSS
8 8 (4.91%) HTML
8 8 (4.91%) HTML5
9 6 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (3.68%) REST
9 6 (3.68%) Spring Boot
9 6 (3.68%) Vue.js
10 5 (3.07%) Chai
10 5 (3.07%) GatsbyJS
10 5 (3.07%) Pixi.js
10 5 (3.07%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.91%) Cloud Native
2 8 (4.91%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.68%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.45%) Blog
4 4 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.23%) PKI
6 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.61%) CESG
7 1 (0.61%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.61%) PMI
7 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 123 (75.46%) Linux
2 54 (33.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (19.63%) CentOS
4 28 (17.18%) Windows
5 26 (15.95%) Unix
6 15 (9.20%) Windows Server
7 10 (6.13%) AIX
7 10 (6.13%) CoreOS
7 10 (6.13%) Solaris
8 8 (4.91%) Debian
8 8 (4.91%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (73.62%) DevOps
2 102 (62.58%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (26.38%) Software Engineering
4 38 (23.31%) Mentoring
4 38 (23.31%) Scrum
5 37 (22.70%) OO
6 33 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (19.63%) Infrastructure as Code
8 31 (19.02%) Configuration Management
9 28 (17.18%) TDD
10 27 (16.56%) Open Source
11 26 (15.95%) Test Automation
12 23 (14.11%) Technical Leadership
13 20 (12.27%) Business Development
14 19 (11.66%) Line Management
14 19 (11.66%) OOD
15 17 (10.43%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (10.43%) Microservices
16 15 (9.20%) Requirements Analysis
17 14 (8.59%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 89 (54.60%) Python
2 67 (41.10%) Java
3 49 (30.06%) Bash Shell
4 44 (26.99%) JavaScript
5 31 (19.02%) C
6 25 (15.34%) C++
7 20 (12.27%) Ruby
7 20 (12.27%) Shell Script
8 19 (11.66%) SQL
9 15 (9.20%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.91%) Go
10 8 (4.91%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.29%) Groovy
12 6 (3.68%) C#
13 5 (3.07%) ES6
14 4 (2.45%) Java 8
14 4 (2.45%) Kotlin
14 4 (2.45%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.23%) Perl
15 2 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (33.74%) Security Cleared
2 39 (23.93%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.91%) RHCE
5 6 (3.68%) RHCSA
6 5 (3.07%) Degree
7 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) SLA
2 8 (4.91%) GDPR
3 3 (1.84%) QA
4 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (69.94%) Docker
2 17 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.13%) VirtualBox
4 9 (5.52%) GlusterFS
5 8 (4.91%) vSphere
6 5 (3.07%) KVM
6 5 (3.07%) Xen
7 4 (2.45%) Ceph
8 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.23%) LXC
9 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 72 (44.17%) Terraform
2 58 (35.58%) Kubernetes
3 46 (28.22%) Puppet
4 30 (18.40%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (4.91%) Nagios
5 8 (4.91%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (4.29%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (3.07%) Rancher
8 4 (2.45%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (2.45%) vRealize
9 3 (1.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (1.84%) Packer
9 3 (1.84%) Proxmox
9 3 (1.84%) Salt
10 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (1.23%) Rundeck
10 2 (1.23%) WSUS
10 2 (1.23%) yum
11 1 (0.61%) SCCM
11 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (27.61%) Red Hat
2 39 (23.93%) Oracle
3 30 (18.40%) VMware
4 16 (9.82%) Atlassian
5 10 (6.13%) AppDynamics
6 9 (5.52%) Cisco
6 9 (5.52%) Google
6 9 (5.52%) Splunk
7 7 (4.29%) New Relic
8 6 (3.68%) TOWER Software
9 5 (3.07%) SAP
10 4 (2.45%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.45%) PagerDuty
11 2 (1.23%) Veracode
12 1 (0.61%) CA
12 1 (0.61%) Confluent
12 1 (0.61%) IBM
12 1 (0.61%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.61%) Veeam