Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 175 205
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 +81
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 100 135 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.37% 1.59% 1.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.87% 20.87% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 77 83 92
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £68,140 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +9.02% - +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 West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 777 647 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.61% 7.63% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 605 426 592
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,564
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.27% -2.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,125 £26,775
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the West Midlands

Ansible
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Ansible in the West Midlands

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the West Midlands

Ansible
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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
Coventry +2 25 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Birmingham +21 17 £56,250 +2.27% 9
Staffordshire - 16 £43,750 - 2
Warwickshire - 14 £51,547 - 5
Shropshire -15 13 £57,500 +2.22% 6
Worcestershire -10 6 £45,000 -
Solihull -14 1 £55,000 - 1
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 75 (75.00%) AWS
2 74 (74.00%) DevOps
3 72 (72.00%) Terraform
4 68 (68.00%) Jenkins
5 67 (67.00%) Python
6 63 (63.00%) Git (software)
7 62 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (49.00%) Azure
9 47 (47.00%) Docker
10 43 (43.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 41 (41.00%) SQL
12 37 (37.00%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (37.00%) Kubernetes
13 34 (34.00%) Bash Shell
13 34 (34.00%) Puppet
14 33 (33.00%) Unix
15 32 (32.00%) Linux
16 31 (31.00%) Windows
16 31 (31.00%) PowerShell
17 30 (30.00%) Oracle
18 29 (29.00%) Packer
19 27 (27.00%) Artifactory
20 25 (25.00%) JIRA
21 24 (24.00%) SDLC
22 23 (23.00%) Opscode Chef
23 22 (22.00%) Open Source
23 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
23 22 (22.00%) Java
23 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
24 19 (19.00%) GCP

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (17.00%) Confluence
2 12 (12.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 75 (75.00%) AWS
2 49 (49.00%) Azure
3 19 (19.00%) GCP
4 18 (18.00%) GitHub
5 13 (13.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (12.00%) PaaS
6 12 (12.00%) Serverless
7 11 (11.00%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (11.00%) Amazon S3
8 9 (9.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (8.00%) SaaS
10 7 (7.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (6.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (5.00%) Azure Functions
12 5 (5.00%) CloudFront
12 5 (5.00%) IaaS
13 4 (4.00%) Amazon Cognito
13 4 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (4.00%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Firewall
2 3 (3.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) DMZ
3 2 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) Network Security
4 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (12.00%) Pentaho
3 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (4.00%) MySQL
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (3.00%) Power BI
7 3 (3.00%) SAS EBI
8 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.00%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
Development Applications
1 68 (68.00%) Jenkins
2 63 (63.00%) Git (software)
3 27 (27.00%) Artifactory
4 25 (25.00%) JIRA
5 16 (16.00%) SonarQube
6 13 (13.00%) Bitbucket
6 13 (13.00%) Maven
7 10 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (9.00%) GitLab
9 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.00%) Subversion
11 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (2.00%) Ranorex
13 1 (1.00%) CMake
13 1 (1.00%) Codeship
13 1 (1.00%) Gradle
13 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.00%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (11.00%) Electronics
2 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (49.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Lead DevOps
2 13 (13.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Azure Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Architect
9 3 (3.00%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (8.00%) Web Services
4 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.00%) CSS
4 4 (4.00%) CSS3
4 4 (4.00%) HTML
4 4 (4.00%) HTML5
4 4 (4.00%) JSON
4 4 (4.00%) SAML
5 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.00%) Node.js
6 1 (1.00%) Anaconda
6 1 (1.00%) LAMP
6 1 (1.00%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.00%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.00%) RESTful
6 1 (1.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Infotainment
1 11 (11.00%) Linux Command Line
1 11 (11.00%) User Experience
2 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.00%) Wiki
6 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.00%) Unix
2 32 (32.00%) Linux
3 31 (31.00%) Windows
4 10 (10.00%) CentOS
5 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.00%) Debian
7 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (74.00%) DevOps
2 62 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (43.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 37 (37.00%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (24.00%) SDLC
6 22 (22.00%) Open Source
6 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
7 18 (18.00%) Configuration Management
8 17 (17.00%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (16.00%) Scrum
10 15 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (15.00%) Software Delivery
11 14 (14.00%) Analytics
12 13 (13.00%) Technical Leadership
12 13 (13.00%) Test Automation
13 11 (11.00%) Data Engineering
13 11 (11.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (11.00%) Microservices
13 11 (11.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (67.00%) Python
2 41 (41.00%) SQL
3 34 (34.00%) Bash Shell
4 31 (31.00%) PowerShell
5 22 (22.00%) Java
6 18 (18.00%) Perl
7 11 (11.00%) C#
7 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
8 8 (8.00%) Ruby
9 7 (7.00%) Go
10 5 (5.00%) C++
11 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.00%) COBOL
12 1 (1.00%) Groovy
12 1 (1.00%) PHP
12 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.00%) ISEB
2 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.00%) MCSA
4 2 (2.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (47.00%) Docker
2 10 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 72 (72.00%) Terraform
2 37 (37.00%) Kubernetes
3 34 (34.00%) Puppet
4 29 (29.00%) Packer
5 23 (23.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (9.00%) Docker Swarm
6 9 (9.00%) Grafana
6 9 (9.00%) Prometheus
7 7 (7.00%) Consul
7 7 (7.00%) Graphite
7 7 (7.00%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (5.00%) logstash
9 4 (4.00%) Mesos
9 4 (4.00%) rkt
10 3 (3.00%) Salt
11 2 (2.00%) Rancher
11 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (2.00%) WSUS
11 2 (2.00%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Oracle
2 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.00%) VMware
4 12 (12.00%) Cloudera
5 8 (8.00%) Google
6 5 (5.00%) Splunk
7 4 (4.00%) AppDynamics
7 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.00%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.00%) IBM
9 2 (2.00%) Remedy
9 2 (2.00%) SAP
10 1 (1.00%) Cisco
10 1 (1.00%) Dell
10 1 (1.00%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.00%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.00%) Talend
10 1 (1.00%) Veeam