Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 209 306
Rank change year-on-year +60 +97 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 216 137 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.12% 1.33% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.88% 17.84% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 162 117 42
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -32.14% +115.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 944 768 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.28% 7.47% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 739 591 618
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,421
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.81% +5.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £63,225
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -12 63 £55,000 -12.00% 16
Wiltshire +39 47 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Dorset - 45 £40,000 - 2
Somerset -23 28 £54,500 +15.96% 2
Gloucestershire +46 21 £45,000 - 2
Devon +24 12 £41,000 +36.67% 4
Cornwall - 7 £50,000 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 156 (72.22%) Linux
2 140 (64.81%) Puppet
3 132 (61.11%) DevOps
4 116 (53.70%) Opscode Chef
5 107 (49.54%) Docker
6 100 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
7 83 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (37.96%) Configuration Management
9 78 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (31.48%) Git (software)
11 67 (31.02%) Windows
12 65 (30.09%) Software Engineering
13 63 (29.17%) Ruby
13 63 (29.17%) Python
14 56 (25.93%) Microservices
15 55 (25.46%) Jenkins
16 54 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 52 (24.07%) Web Services
18 50 (23.15%) PostgreSQL
19 46 (21.30%) Terraform
20 45 (20.83%) MySQL
21 44 (20.37%) VMware
21 44 (20.37%) Bash Shell
22 40 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
23 39 (18.06%) Java
24 37 (17.13%) Serverless
25 35 (16.20%) Kubernetes
25 35 (16.20%) JavaScript
26 34 (15.74%) Open Source
27 33 (15.28%) MongoDB

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 27 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 18 (8.33%) Apache
2 18 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (7.41%) Apache Solr
4 15 (6.94%) nginx
5 5 (2.31%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.31%) Confluence
6 3 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.93%) IIS
7 2 (0.93%) JBoss
7 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 100 (46.30%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (17.13%) Serverless
4 30 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (8.33%) PaaS
6 13 (6.02%) SaaS
7 12 (5.56%) IaaS
8 8 (3.70%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (2.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (2.31%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.85%) Route 53
11 4 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (1.39%) GitHub
13 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.19%) Firewall
3 11 (5.09%) FCoE
3 11 (5.09%) SNMP
3 11 (5.09%) VPN
4 9 (4.17%) DNS
5 7 (3.24%) SSL
6 6 (2.78%) SMS
7 5 (2.31%) HTTP
7 5 (2.31%) Wireless
8 4 (1.85%) LAN
8 4 (1.85%) SAN
9 3 (1.39%) DHCP
9 3 (1.39%) Internet
9 3 (1.39%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.93%) InfiniBand
10 2 (0.93%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.93%) Network Security
10 2 (0.93%) OpenFlow
10 2 (0.93%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (23.15%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (20.83%) MySQL
3 33 (15.28%) MongoDB
4 21 (9.72%) MariaDB
4 21 (9.72%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (6.48%) Redis
7 10 (4.63%) SQL Server
8 9 (4.17%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.70%) Neo4j
10 7 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.85%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.39%) Big Data
14 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.93%) HBase
15 1 (0.46%) Amazon Aurora
15 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.46%) Riak
Development Applications
1 68 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 55 (25.46%) Jenkins
3 25 (11.57%) JIRA
4 16 (7.41%) webpack
5 15 (6.94%) GoCD
5 15 (6.94%) Grunt
6 14 (6.48%) gulp
7 12 (5.56%) Artifactory
8 11 (5.09%) Redmine
9 10 (4.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.78%) MSBuild
11 6 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (2.78%) RSpec
11 6 (2.78%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.85%) Maven
12 4 (1.85%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.39%) Robot Framework
13 3 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 13 (6.02%) Games
2 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.46%) Finance
4 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 96 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (25.46%) Developer
3 42 (19.44%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (13.43%) Full Stack Developer
5 16 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 16 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 15 (6.94%) Senior DevOps
6 15 (6.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 13 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.02%) PHP Developer
8 12 (5.56%) Administrator
8 12 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
8 12 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
8 12 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.09%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (5.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.09%) Site Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (5.09%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (4.63%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 52 (24.07%) Web Services
3 28 (12.96%) Ruby on Rails
4 22 (10.19%) React
5 21 (9.72%) RESTful
6 15 (6.94%) Middleware
6 15 (6.94%) Node.js
7 14 (6.48%) Backbone.js
7 14 (6.48%) Ember.js
7 14 (6.48%) Express
7 14 (6.48%) Laravel
7 14 (6.48%) Symfony
8 10 (4.63%) MEAN Stack
8 10 (4.63%) Velocity
9 8 (3.70%) HTML
9 8 (3.70%) JSON
10 7 (3.24%) .NET
10 7 (3.24%) CSS
11 6 (2.78%) Spring Boot
11 6 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.48%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 11 (5.09%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.24%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.85%) CESG
7 4 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) Social Media
9 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.46%) Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.46%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 156 (72.22%) Linux
2 67 (31.02%) Windows
3 23 (10.65%) Unix
4 12 (5.56%) CentOS
5 10 (4.63%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.78%) Debian
7 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.85%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.39%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.93%) AIX
11 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.46%) SUSE
11 1 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (61.11%) DevOps
2 83 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (37.96%) Configuration Management
4 78 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (30.09%) Software Engineering
6 56 (25.93%) Microservices
7 34 (15.74%) Open Source
8 28 (12.96%) TDD
9 24 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 20 (9.26%) High Availability
11 19 (8.80%) Scrum
12 14 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (6.48%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (6.02%) Coaching
14 11 (5.09%) Analytics
14 11 (5.09%) User Stories
15 10 (4.63%) Customer Requirements
15 10 (4.63%) Mathematics
16 9 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
16 9 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.17%) Python
1 63 (29.17%) Ruby
2 44 (20.37%) Bash Shell
3 39 (18.06%) Java
4 35 (16.20%) JavaScript
5 23 (10.65%) PHP
6 19 (8.80%) Perl
7 14 (6.48%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.02%) C
9 12 (5.56%) C#
9 12 (5.56%) SQL
10 11 (5.09%) Korn
11 6 (2.78%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.39%) C++
12 3 (1.39%) Groovy
12 3 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.93%) ES6
13 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.93%) Scala
13 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (15.28%) Degree
2 14 (6.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.56%) CCNA
3 12 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.09%) CISSP
4 11 (5.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 11 (5.09%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.09%) GIAC
4 11 (5.09%) Linux+ Certification
4 11 (5.09%) MCSE
4 11 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.09%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (5.09%) SANS
4 11 (5.09%) SSCP
5 10 (4.63%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) GDPR
2 2 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) GCP
System Software
1 107 (49.54%) Docker
2 23 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.09%) KVM
3 11 (5.09%) NFS
3 11 (5.09%) Samba
3 11 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (5.09%) VMware NSX
4 7 (3.24%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.85%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.85%) LXC
6 2 (0.93%) Ceph
6 2 (0.93%) Dovecot
6 2 (0.93%) HDFS
6 2 (0.93%) Postfix
7 1 (0.46%) Corosync
7 1 (0.46%) RHEV
7 1 (0.46%) Snort
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 140 (64.81%) Puppet
2 116 (53.70%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (21.30%) Terraform
4 35 (16.20%) Kubernetes
5 32 (14.81%) Nagios
6 28 (12.96%) Capistrano
7 14 (6.48%) Kibana
8 13 (6.02%) Salt
9 11 (5.09%) vCenter Server
10 5 (2.31%) Galera Cluster
11 4 (1.85%) OSSEC
12 3 (1.39%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.39%) Packer
12 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.93%) Munin
13 2 (0.93%) OpenNMS
13 2 (0.93%) Rancher
13 2 (0.93%) SmokePing
14 1 (0.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (20.37%) VMware
2 32 (14.81%) Google
3 14 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.48%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.09%) EMC
4 11 (5.09%) NetApp
4 11 (5.09%) SolarWinds
5 10 (4.63%) Oracle
6 6 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.85%) New Relic
8 2 (0.93%) Capita
8 2 (0.93%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.93%) Scality
9 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.46%) Intel
9 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.46%) WSO2