Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 73 140
Rank change year-on-year -13 +67 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 50 73 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.61% 3.45% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.93% 38.02% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44 71 8
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.24% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,466 £31,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £58,750
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 179 192 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.36% 9.07% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 155 169 136
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +11 37 £47,500 +26.67% 7
West Wales -10 13 £49,039 -
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 41 (82.00%) Linux
2 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (60.00%) DevOps
4 29 (58.00%) Jenkins
5 28 (56.00%) Docker
6 25 (50.00%) Terraform
7 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (42.00%) Red Hat
9 19 (38.00%) Python
10 18 (36.00%) CentOS
11 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
11 17 (34.00%) Puppet
12 16 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (32.00%) Scrum
13 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
14 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (26.00%) VMware
14 13 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 12 (24.00%) Ubuntu
15 12 (24.00%) Java
16 11 (22.00%) Wireshark
16 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (22.00%) Kubernetes
17 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
17 10 (20.00%) Groovy
17 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
17 10 (20.00%) Web Services
17 10 (20.00%) Unix

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 5 (10.00%) Confluence
1 5 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Jetty
5 1 (2.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 35 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.00%) Stackdriver
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.00%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Route 53
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Wireshark
2 8 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.00%) RTP
4 3 (6.00%) SMS
4 3 (6.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (12.00%) JIRA
5 5 (10.00%) Maven
6 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
6 4 (8.00%) CF BOSH
6 4 (8.00%) Spinnaker
6 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.00%) Ant
7 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
8 1 (2.00%) RSpec
8 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Architect
9 2 (4.00%) DevOps Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (16.00%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (12.00%) Spring
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 5 (10.00%) Kafka
4 5 (10.00%) REST
5 4 (8.00%) RESTful
5 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (8.00%) Thymeleaf
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.00%) J2EE
6 1 (2.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.00%) Node.js
6 1 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Fintech
2 2 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) CentOS
3 16 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (24.00%) Ubuntu
5 10 (20.00%) Unix
6 4 (8.00%) AIX
6 4 (8.00%) Debian
6 4 (8.00%) HPUX
7 3 (6.00%) SUSE
7 3 (6.00%) Windows
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.00%) DC/OS
9 1 (2.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (60.00%) DevOps
3 16 (32.00%) Scrum
4 13 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.00%) High Availability
9 5 (10.00%) ITSM
9 5 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (8.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
10 4 (8.00%) Software Delivery
10 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Python
2 17 (34.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (24.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) Groovy
5 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.00%) C#
7 6 (12.00%) Perl
7 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.00%) Go
8 4 (8.00%) SQL
9 3 (6.00%) C++
10 1 (2.00%) C-shell
10 1 (2.00%) Java 8
10 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 28 (56.00%) Docker
2 11 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) KVM
3 3 (6.00%) Xen
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (50.00%) Terraform
2 17 (34.00%) Puppet
3 11 (22.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (16.00%) Packer
6 5 (10.00%) Prometheus
7 4 (8.00%) Salt
7 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
7 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (2.00%) Grafana
8 1 (2.00%) Graphite
8 1 (2.00%) Kibana
8 1 (2.00%) Marathon
8 1 (2.00%) Mesos
8 1 (2.00%) Nagios
8 1 (2.00%) Pingdom
8 1 (2.00%) Rundeck
8 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) BMC
5 4 (8.00%) Google
5 4 (8.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle
5 4 (8.00%) Splunk
6 3 (6.00%) Brocade
7 2 (4.00%) New Relic
8 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.00%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (2.00%) PagerDuty