Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 174 212
Rank change year-on-year -8 +38 +87
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 164 179 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.63% 1.76% 1.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.19% 21.01% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 145 136 123
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -28.57%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% +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 954 852 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.50% 8.36% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 789 688 678
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +2 51 £45,000 -25.00% 18
Gloucestershire +31 34 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Dorset -3 32 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Wiltshire -33 21 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Somerset +17 18 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Devon +10 5 £38,750 -3.13% 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 137 (83.54%) Linux
2 110 (67.07%) DevOps
3 104 (63.41%) Docker
4 97 (59.15%) Python
5 91 (55.49%) Puppet
6 87 (53.05%) Amazon AWS
7 67 (40.85%) Windows
8 66 (40.24%) Bash Shell
9 62 (37.80%) Jenkins
10 55 (33.54%) Microsoft Azure
10 55 (33.54%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (30.49%) Kubernetes
12 49 (29.88%) Configuration Management
12 49 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (28.66%) VMware
14 40 (24.39%) Google
14 40 (24.39%) Google Cloud Platform
15 31 (18.90%) Terraform
16 30 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 29 (17.68%) Microsoft
18 28 (17.07%) Red Hat
18 28 (17.07%) Security Cleared
18 28 (17.07%) PowerShell
18 28 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (17.07%) Git (software)
19 27 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (15.24%) Java
21 24 (14.63%) Software Engineering
21 24 (14.63%) VMware ESXi

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 10 (6.10%) Apache
1 10 (6.10%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.05%) Drupal
4 4 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.44%) nginx
5 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.61%) Confluence
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 87 (53.05%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (33.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (24.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (7.93%) GitHub
5 12 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (6.71%) SaaS
7 4 (2.44%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.83%) Datadog
8 3 (1.83%) Google Container Engine
9 2 (1.22%) IaaS
9 2 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.22%) Office 365
10 1 (0.61%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.61%) Heroku
10 1 (0.61%) npm
10 1 (0.61%) PaaS
10 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.93%) Firewall
2 13 (7.93%) LAN
2 13 (7.93%) WAN
3 8 (4.88%) FCoE
3 8 (4.88%) SNMP
4 6 (3.66%) Broadband
5 4 (2.44%) Network Security
6 3 (1.83%) DNS
6 3 (1.83%) Internet
7 2 (1.22%) SSH
7 2 (1.22%) VLAN
8 1 (0.61%) DHCP
8 1 (0.61%) HTTP
8 1 (0.61%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.80%) MySQL
2 12 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (6.71%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.88%) Big Data
5 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.27%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.22%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.22%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.22%) Redis
9 2 (1.22%) Riak
9 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.61%) GIS
10 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 62 (37.80%) Jenkins
2 28 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.37%) GitLab
4 15 (9.15%) JIRA
5 12 (7.32%) Redmine
6 9 (5.49%) Vagrant
7 7 (4.27%) Grunt
7 7 (4.27%) gulp
8 6 (3.66%) Subversion
8 6 (3.66%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.05%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.05%) Selenium
9 5 (3.05%) Travis CI
10 4 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.83%) Maven
11 3 (1.83%) webpack
12 2 (1.22%) Ant
12 2 (1.22%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.22%) git-flow
12 2 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 18 (10.98%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Games
2 10 (6.10%) Marketing
3 4 (2.44%) Law
4 3 (1.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Military
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (44.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (15.24%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (15.24%) Platform Engineer
3 18 (10.98%) Developer
3 18 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (10.37%) Architect
5 16 (9.76%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (8.54%) Cloud Engineer
7 13 (7.93%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 13 (7.93%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (7.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (7.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (6.71%) Administrator
9 11 (6.71%) Senior DevOps
9 11 (6.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.10%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (4.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.71%) AngularJS
2 10 (6.10%) LAMP
3 9 (5.49%) .NET
4 7 (4.27%) HTML
4 7 (4.27%) React
4 7 (4.27%) RESTful
4 7 (4.27%) Symfony
5 6 (3.66%) CSS
6 5 (3.05%) Node.js
7 4 (2.44%) jQuery
7 4 (2.44%) Sass
7 4 (2.44%) Software Packaging
8 3 (1.83%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (1.83%) Ember.js
8 3 (1.83%) Express
8 3 (1.83%) JSON
8 3 (1.83%) Laravel
8 3 (1.83%) Vue.js
8 3 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.20%) Public Cloud
2 8 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.83%) Cybercrime
5 3 (1.83%) Fintech
6 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 137 (83.54%) Linux
2 67 (40.85%) Windows
3 28 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (11.59%) Unix
4 19 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.37%) CentOS
5 17 (10.37%) Ubuntu
5 17 (10.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (9.76%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.49%) Fedora
7 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (4.27%) FreeBSD
9 6 (3.66%) Debian
10 3 (1.83%) DC/OS
11 2 (1.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.61%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (67.07%) DevOps
2 49 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (29.88%) Configuration Management
3 30 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 27 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 21 (12.80%) Mentoring
7 20 (12.20%) Microservices
8 18 (10.98%) Open Source
9 17 (10.37%) ITIL
9 17 (10.37%) Systems Engineering
10 16 (9.76%) Test Automation
11 15 (9.15%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (8.54%) High Availability
13 13 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (6.71%) Task Automation
15 11 (6.71%) User Stories
16 10 (6.10%) Computer Science
17 9 (5.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 97 (59.15%) Python
2 66 (40.24%) Bash Shell
3 28 (17.07%) PowerShell
4 25 (15.24%) Java
5 21 (12.80%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.37%) C
7 16 (9.76%) Perl
7 16 (9.76%) Ruby
8 15 (9.15%) C#
9 13 (7.93%) Go
10 12 (7.32%) PHP
11 11 (6.71%) SQL
12 8 (4.88%) Korn
13 6 (3.66%) C++
14 2 (1.22%) Erlang
15 1 (0.61%) Groovy
15 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.61%) Rust
15 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.02%) MCSE
2 23 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (13.41%) DV Cleared
4 18 (10.98%) RHCE
5 13 (7.93%) CCNA
5 13 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.93%) Degree
5 13 (7.93%) MCITP
5 13 (7.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (7.32%) AWS Certification
6 12 (7.32%) SC Cleared
7 10 (6.10%) CISSP
7 10 (6.10%) CompTIA Security+
7 10 (6.10%) GIAC
7 10 (6.10%) Linux+ Certification
7 10 (6.10%) MCSA
7 10 (6.10%) Network+ Certification
7 10 (6.10%) SANS
7 10 (6.10%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 104 (63.41%) Docker
2 27 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (7.32%) VirtualBox
5 10 (6.10%) NFS
5 10 (6.10%) Samba
5 10 (6.10%) vSphere
6 8 (4.88%) VMware NSX
7 7 (4.27%) Xen
8 6 (3.66%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (3.05%) KVM
10 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
11 3 (1.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (1.83%) Corosync
12 2 (1.22%) XenApp
12 2 (1.22%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.61%) etcd
13 1 (0.61%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 91 (55.49%) Puppet
2 55 (33.54%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (30.49%) Kubernetes
4 31 (18.90%) Terraform
5 20 (12.20%) Nagios
6 15 (9.15%) vCenter Server
7 13 (7.93%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (4.88%) Packer
8 8 (4.88%) Salt
9 6 (3.66%) OpenNMS
9 6 (3.66%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.44%) Mesos
11 3 (1.83%) Graphite
11 3 (1.83%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.22%) Ganeti
12 2 (1.22%) Kibana
12 2 (1.22%) logstash
12 2 (1.22%) Marathon
12 2 (1.22%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (28.66%) VMware
2 40 (24.39%) Google
3 29 (17.68%) Microsoft
4 28 (17.07%) Red Hat
5 14 (8.54%) SolarWinds
6 10 (6.10%) EMC
6 10 (6.10%) NetApp
7 6 (3.66%) Cloudera
7 6 (3.66%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.44%) Panasonic
8 4 (2.44%) Splunk
9 3 (1.83%) New Relic
9 3 (1.83%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.22%) Citrix
10 2 (1.22%) Dell
10 2 (1.22%) Veeam
11 1 (0.61%) Cisco
11 1 (0.61%) IBM
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle