Period
to 21 October 2018

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

Ansible
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 60 131
Rank change year-on-year -13 +71 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 58 75 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.90% 3.89% 0.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.87% 42.37% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 11
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.77% -11.76%
10th Percentile £34,125 £31,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £57,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 182 177 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.10% 9.18% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 158 156 139
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £41,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% +4.69% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,909 £22,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £56,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Wales

Ansible
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ansible in Wales.

Salary trend for Ansible in Wales

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Wales over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 21 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
South Wales +8 46 £50,000 +33.33% 10
West Wales -14 12 £49,039 - 2
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 52 (89.66%) Linux
2 45 (77.59%) DevOps
3 39 (67.24%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (62.07%) Docker
5 31 (53.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 26 (44.83%) Red Hat
8 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (39.66%) Python
9 23 (39.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (32.76%) Kubernetes
10 19 (32.76%) Terraform
11 17 (29.31%) CentOS
11 17 (29.31%) Bash Shell
11 17 (29.31%) Puppet
11 17 (29.31%) Web Services
11 17 (29.31%) VMware
12 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
13 15 (25.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (24.14%) Ubuntu
15 13 (22.41%) Wireshark
15 13 (22.41%) Deployment Automation
16 12 (20.69%) Sonatype Nexus
17 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
17 11 (18.97%) Groovy
17 11 (18.97%) Maven
17 11 (18.97%) Firewall
18 10 (17.24%) JIRA

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 9 (15.52%) Confluence
2 5 (8.62%) JBoss
2 5 (8.62%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.72%) Jetty
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 39 (67.24%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (13.79%) Stackdriver
5 3 (5.17%) GitHub
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.72%) IaaS
7 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) Wireshark
2 11 (18.97%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) RTP
3 3 (5.17%) SMS
3 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.17%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (18.97%) Maven
5 10 (17.24%) JIRA
6 8 (13.79%) Bitbucket
6 8 (13.79%) CF BOSH
6 8 (13.79%) Spinnaker
7 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.90%) GitLab
9 3 (5.17%) Ant
10 2 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
11 1 (1.72%) RSpec
11 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
11 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
1 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Cloud Engineer
2 20 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Administrator
3 9 (15.52%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Lead DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.31%) Web Services
2 9 (15.52%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (15.52%) REST
3 4 (6.90%) Spring
4 3 (5.17%) SOAP
4 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.45%) JSON
5 2 (3.45%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
6 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.72%) Java EE
6 1 (1.72%) Kafka
6 1 (1.72%) LAMP
6 1 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.72%) Node.js
6 1 (1.72%) RESTful
6 1 (1.72%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (1.72%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Cloud Native
2 2 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (89.66%) Linux
2 23 (39.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (29.31%) CentOS
4 14 (24.14%) Ubuntu
5 8 (13.79%) Unix
6 3 (5.17%) SUSE
7 2 (3.45%) Debian
7 2 (3.45%) Windows
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.72%) AIX
8 1 (1.72%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.72%) HPUX
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) DevOps
2 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (25.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (22.41%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (17.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (15.52%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (13.79%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (12.07%) Scrum
10 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.90%) ITIL
10 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.17%) ITSM
11 3 (5.17%) Release Management
11 3 (5.17%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (5.17%) Smoke Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) Python
2 17 (29.31%) Bash Shell
3 11 (18.97%) Groovy
4 8 (13.79%) Java
4 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.17%) Perl
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) Go
6 1 (1.72%) Java 8
6 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 36 (62.07%) Docker
2 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) KVM
3 3 (5.17%) Xen
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (32.76%) Kubernetes
1 19 (32.76%) Terraform
2 17 (29.31%) Puppet
3 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (17.24%) Packer
5 8 (13.79%) Prometheus
6 4 (6.90%) Salt
7 1 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.72%) Graphite
7 1 (1.72%) Nagios
7 1 (1.72%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.72%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Red Hat
2 17 (29.31%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Atlassian
3 9 (15.52%) Google
3 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.79%) Splunk
5 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.17%) Brocade
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) New Relic
8 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.72%) BMC
8 1 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) PagerDuty