Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 81 85
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 32 41 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.06% 2.30% 2.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.75% 28.47% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 47
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -3.14%
10th Percentile £35,800 £33,811 £30,466
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,875 £65,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -

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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 162 144 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.50% 8.07% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 142 127 154
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -6.59%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £58,800 £65,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% +4.76%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Wales

Ansible
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in Wales.

Salary trend for Ansible in Wales

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in Wales over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Wales

Ansible
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Wales region over the 6 months to 6 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
South Wales +6 19 £45,000 - 5
West Wales +15 13 £37,500 -16.67%
Ansible
UK

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

1 17 (53.13%) PowerShell
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) Azure
4 12 (37.50%) DevOps
5 11 (34.38%) AWS
5 11 (34.38%) SCCM
6 10 (31.25%) Puppet
6 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
6 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (31.25%) MySQL
6 10 (31.25%) VMware
7 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 8 (25.00%) Selenium
8 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) DB2
9 7 (21.88%) C#
9 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (21.88%) PaaS
10 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (18.75%) OpenStack
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
11 5 (15.63%) GoCD

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Azure
2 11 (34.38%) AWS
3 7 (21.88%) PaaS
4 2 (6.25%) npm
5 1 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) VLAN
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 8 (25.00%) DB2
2 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) GoCD
3 5 (15.63%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (15.63%) SpecFlow
3 5 (15.63%) TeamCity
3 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
3 5 (15.63%) Zephyr
4 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.25%) TestNG
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Administrator
2 9 (28.13%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) SCCM Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Middleware
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
3 2 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (3.13%) Doctrine
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) Laravel
4 1 (3.13%) React
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) DevOps
2 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) SOA
6 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) Data Science
7 3 (9.38%) Microservices
8 2 (6.25%) API Development
8 2 (6.25%) Fintech
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum
8 2 (6.25%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
1 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
1 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) SCCM
2 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
2 10 (31.25%) Puppet
3 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (9.38%) Terraform
6 1 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.25%) Zend
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft