The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 144 167 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.050% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.31% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £54,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 -
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -
Ansible
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
181 206 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.75% 5.16% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 113 118 90
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ansible across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Ansible Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ansible
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Ansible Salary Trend in Scotland

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ansible across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Ansible Salary Histogram in Scotland

Ansible
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +17 4 £52,500 -2.77% 4
Glasgow - 2 £46,000 - 1
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Ansible also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ansible.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Capistrano
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) Google
6 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) JBoss
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) CentOS
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
6 3 (33.33%) LXC
6 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Ansible also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ansible. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) Gradle
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) LXC
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Capistrano
3 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Perforce
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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