Period
to 24 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 79 119
Rank change year-on-year +18 +40 +54
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 184 193 173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.26% 3.18% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.27% 27.89% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 208 184 159
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 758 692 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.56% 11.39% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 656 589 675
Median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +14.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,875 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Yorkshire

Ansible
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Yorkshire

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Yorkshire

Ansible
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +13 115 £60,000 +9.09% 28
South Yorkshire +17 39 £60,000 -3.30% 6
North Yorkshire +29 28 £55,000 - 1
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 129 (70.11%) DevOps
2 105 (57.07%) Python
3 102 (55.43%) Jenkins
4 99 (53.80%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (52.72%) Terraform
5 97 (52.72%) Java
6 92 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 90 (48.91%) Docker
8 81 (44.02%) Kubernetes
9 79 (42.93%) Puppet
10 78 (42.39%) Redis
11 75 (40.76%) SQL
11 75 (40.76%) MySQL
12 72 (39.13%) C#
13 71 (38.59%) PostgreSQL
14 70 (38.04%) Azure
15 69 (37.50%) Bash Shell
15 69 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
16 67 (36.41%) Configuration Management
17 66 (35.87%) PowerShell
18 61 (33.15%) Go
19 60 (32.61%) AWS
20 59 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
21 58 (31.52%) Prometheus
22 55 (29.89%) PHP
23 51 (27.72%) MongoDB
24 49 (26.63%) Grafana
24 49 (26.63%) JavaScript
25 48 (26.09%) New Relic
26 47 (25.54%) Linux

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 32 (17.39%) Apache
2 31 (16.85%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (13.59%) nginx
4 7 (3.80%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.09%) DNN
7 1 (0.54%) JBoss
7 1 (0.54%) Jetty
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 70 (38.04%) Azure
2 60 (32.61%) AWS
3 46 (25.00%) Datadog
3 46 (25.00%) Pulumi
4 14 (7.61%) GCP
5 10 (5.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (4.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (3.26%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (3.26%) SaaS
8 5 (2.72%) Serverless
9 4 (2.17%) GitHub
9 4 (2.17%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.63%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.63%) Microsoft 365
10 3 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.09%) IaaS
12 1 (0.54%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.63%) DNS
1 3 (1.63%) FTP
1 3 (1.63%) HTTP
1 3 (1.63%) SSH
1 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.09%) LAN
2 2 (1.09%) WAN
3 1 (0.54%) AMQP
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) MPLS
3 1 (0.54%) VoIP
3 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.54%) Wireless
3 1 (0.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (42.39%) Redis
2 75 (40.76%) MySQL
3 71 (38.59%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (27.72%) MongoDB
5 46 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 46 (25.00%) Cosmos DB
5 46 (25.00%) MariaDB
6 28 (15.22%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.80%) Apache Hive
8 7 (3.80%) Big Data
8 7 (3.80%) HBase
8 7 (3.80%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (3.80%) Sqoop
9 3 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.54%) Riak
Development Applications
1 102 (55.43%) Jenkins
2 46 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (22.28%) Git (software)
4 25 (13.59%) Mercurial
4 25 (13.59%) Subversion
5 4 (2.17%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.17%) GitLab
6 3 (1.63%) JIRA
7 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.54%) Codeception
8 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (15.22%) Games
2 15 (8.15%) Finance
3 4 (2.17%) Advertising
4 3 (1.63%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.09%) Electronics
5 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (57.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (27.17%) Azure Engineer
3 47 (25.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 46 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
5 27 (14.67%) Software Engineer
6 25 (13.59%) Python Engineer
6 25 (13.59%) Python Software Engineer
7 22 (11.96%) Senior DevOps
7 22 (11.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 18 (9.78%) Site Engineer
8 18 (9.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Developer
9 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (3.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Head of Engineering
12 6 (3.26%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.20%) Kafka
2 32 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
3 28 (15.22%) Apache Flex
4 12 (6.52%) Web Services
5 10 (5.43%) Node.js
6 9 (4.89%) Laravel
7 8 (4.35%) LAMP
7 8 (4.35%) Symfony
8 6 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (3.26%) REST
9 5 (2.72%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (2.72%) YAML
10 3 (1.63%) Lambda Expressions
10 3 (1.63%) Loki
11 2 (1.09%) HTML
12 1 (0.54%) .NET
12 1 (0.54%) CSS
12 1 (0.54%) JMS
12 1 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 38 (20.65%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.17%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.63%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.54%) Linux
2 24 (13.04%) Windows
3 13 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.26%) Unix
5 5 (2.72%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (70.11%) DevOps
2 92 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 69 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 67 (36.41%) Configuration Management
5 59 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (25.00%) Analytics
6 46 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 42 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (14.67%) OO
8 27 (14.67%) Software Engineering
8 27 (14.67%) TDD
9 25 (13.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (13.04%) Coaching
11 21 (11.41%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 19 (10.33%) Visualisation
13 16 (8.70%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.98%) SDLC
15 10 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 9 (4.89%) Continuous Deployment
17 8 (4.35%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 105 (57.07%) Python
2 97 (52.72%) Java
3 75 (40.76%) SQL
4 72 (39.13%) C#
5 69 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 66 (35.87%) PowerShell
7 61 (33.15%) Go
8 55 (29.89%) PHP
9 49 (26.63%) JavaScript
10 47 (25.54%) Ruby
11 46 (25.00%) Groovy
11 46 (25.00%) TypeScript
12 26 (14.13%) C++
13 9 (4.89%) Kotlin
14 5 (2.72%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (1.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 3 (1.63%) NCSC
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 90 (48.91%) Docker
2 10 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.80%) HDFS
4 5 (2.72%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.63%) Xen
6 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.09%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 99 (53.80%) Opscode Chef
2 97 (52.72%) Terraform
3 81 (44.02%) Kubernetes
4 79 (42.93%) Puppet
5 58 (31.52%) Prometheus
6 49 (26.63%) Grafana
7 16 (8.70%) Graphite
8 9 (4.89%) Nagios
8 9 (4.89%) ZABBIX
9 7 (3.80%) Hadoop YARN
9 7 (3.80%) Opsview
10 4 (2.17%) Packer
11 1 (0.54%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) New Relic
2 46 (25.00%) SaltStack
3 21 (11.41%) VMware
4 11 (5.98%) Google
5 9 (4.89%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.09%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco
7 2 (1.09%) NetApp
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle
7 2 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.54%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) TIBCO