The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 273 550 918
Rank change year-on-year
+277 +368
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1222 479 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 0.43% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.54% 6.08% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 396 68
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,750
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +5.91%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8403 7883 7714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.13% 7.13% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6796 6235 6086
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ansible Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ansible
Salary Trend

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

Ansible Salary Trend in the UK

Ansible
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ansible over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Ansible Salary Histogram in the UK

Ansible
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
England +259 1152 £60,000 +4.34% 182
London +182 817 £62,500 +4.16% 123
City of London +160 170 £62,500 +4.16% 40
South East +128 144 £55,000 +10.00% 21
Yorkshire - 78 £42,500 - 12
West Yorkshire - 59 £42,500 - 10
Berkshire +54 50 £56,600 +13.20% 5
Surrey +49 44 £55,000 +10.00% 11
North East - 26 £40,000 - 2
Leeds - 25 £56,250 - 7
East Midlands +14 23 £50,000 -32.20% 2
South West +4 23 £41,500 -44.66% 5
East Sussex +38 20 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Bradford - 20 £35,000 - 2
Scotland +9 19 £45,000 -2.17% 3
East of England +17 18 £44,000 -20.00% 7
Oxfordshire +7 17 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Bracknell +11 16 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Durham - 14 - -
Glasgow +7 13 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Egham - 13 £57,500 -
Bristol -8 12 £67,500 -10.00%
West Midlands -25 12 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Staines - 12 £53,500 -
Belfast - 12 £42,500 - 2
Northern Ireland - 12 £42,500 - 2
County Antrim - 12 £42,500 - 2
Brighton +26 11 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Abingdon - 11 - - 1
Newbury - 11 £70,000 - 1

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 1617 (78.57%) Puppet
2 1503 (73.03%) Linux
3 1474 (71.62%) DevOps
4 1363 (66.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1062 (51.60%) Amazon AWS
6 979 (47.57%) Python
7 845 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
8 814 (39.55%) Jenkins
9 784 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
10 734 (35.67%) Configuration Management
11 640 (31.10%) Java
12 639 (31.05%) Docker
13 574 (27.89%) Ruby
14 564 (27.41%) Bash Shell
15 563 (27.36%) Git (software)
16 470 (22.84%) VMware
17 421 (20.46%) Red Hat
17 421 (20.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 394 (19.14%) MySQL
19 349 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
20 337 (16.38%) Salt
21 326 (15.84%) CentOS
22 325 (15.79%) PHP
23 311 (15.11%) Finance
24 309 (15.01%) Continuous Delivery
25 302 (14.67%) Ubuntu
26 298 (14.48%) Windows
27 293 (14.24%) Perl
28 288 (13.99%) Apache
29 281 (13.65%) Open Source

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 288 (13.99%) Apache
2 261 (12.68%) OpenStack
3 228 (11.08%) Tomcat
4 159 (7.73%) Node.js
5 153 (7.43%) JBoss
6 144 (7.00%) nginx
7 124 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
8 94 (4.57%) WebSphere
9 79 (3.84%) Confluence
10 76 (3.69%) WebLogic
11 75 (3.64%) Apache Spark
12 69 (3.35%) IIS
13 57 (2.77%) Apache Solr
14 52 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 46 (2.24%) CloudStack
16 28 (1.36%) Jetty
17 26 (1.26%) CMS
18 25 (1.21%) Drupal
19 18 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
20 17 (0.83%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 42 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.34%) Magento
2 3 (0.15%) Documaker
2 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.049%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1062 (51.60%) Amazon AWS
2 238 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 187 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 135 (6.56%) IaaS
5 134 (6.51%) GitHub
6 114 (5.54%) PaaS
7 96 (4.66%) SaaS
8 95 (4.62%) Amazon S3
9 87 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 68 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
11 41 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
12 36 (1.75%) CloudBees
12 36 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 35 (1.70%) Route 53
14 30 (1.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 29 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 24 (1.17%) CloudFront
17 21 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
17 21 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
18 15 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 210 (10.20%) Firewall
2 164 (7.97%) DNS
3 84 (4.08%) HTTP
4 81 (3.94%) TCP/IP
5 78 (3.79%) LDAP
6 60 (2.92%) SAN
7 55 (2.67%) Internet
8 53 (2.58%) LAN
9 52 (2.53%) WAN
10 46 (2.24%) VoIP
11 43 (2.09%) VPN
12 36 (1.75%) SSL
13 30 (1.46%) Kerberos
14 22 (1.07%) DHCP
15 14 (0.68%) IPsec
16 12 (0.58%) iSCSI
16 12 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
16 12 (0.58%) VLAN
17 11 (0.53%) Software-Defined Networking
17 11 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (19.14%) MySQL
2 230 (11.18%) MongoDB
3 191 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
4 165 (8.02%) Big Data
4 165 (8.02%) NoSQL
5 159 (7.73%) Hadoop
6 114 (5.54%) Redis
7 106 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 95 (4.62%) SQL Server
9 60 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
10 45 (2.19%) Relational Database
11 36 (1.75%) Riak
12 32 (1.55%) Apache Hive
13 28 (1.36%) Oracle Database
14 27 (1.31%) Couchbase
15 22 (1.07%) HBase
16 20 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
16 20 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (0.78%) MarkLogic
18 12 (0.58%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 814 (39.55%) Jenkins
2 563 (27.36%) Git (software)
3 195 (9.48%) TeamCity
4 193 (9.38%) Maven
5 175 (8.50%) Vagrant
6 125 (6.07%) JIRA
7 112 (5.44%) Subversion
8 101 (4.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 82 (3.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 59 (2.87%) Travis CI
11 54 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
12 42 (2.04%) GitLab
13 37 (1.80%) Ant
14 36 (1.75%) Selenium
15 28 (1.36%) Cucumber
15 28 (1.36%) Gradle
16 27 (1.31%) Artifactory
16 27 (1.31%) Hudson
17 24 (1.17%) MSBuild
18 20 (0.97%) Flexmojos
General
1 311 (15.11%) Finance
2 130 (6.32%) Law
3 114 (5.54%) Retail
4 95 (4.62%) Banking
5 74 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 70 (3.40%) Marketing
7 69 (3.35%) Publishing
8 64 (3.11%) Games
9 25 (1.21%) Online Betting
10 21 (1.02%) Advertising
11 19 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.63%) Front Office
13 10 (0.49%) Back Office
14 8 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.15%) Electronics
16 3 (0.15%) Legal
17 1 (0.049%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.049%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 890 (43.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 483 (23.47%) Linux Engineer
3 368 (17.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 319 (15.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 256 (12.44%) Administrator
6 234 (11.37%) AWS Engineer
7 228 (11.08%) Linux Administrator
8 210 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
9 205 (9.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 201 (9.77%) Developer
11 188 (9.14%) Cloud Engineer
12 182 (8.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 141 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
14 131 (6.37%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 115 (5.59%) Architect
16 104 (5.05%) Automation Engineer
17 92 (4.47%) Software Engineer
18 80 (3.89%) DevOps Systems Engineer
19 73 (3.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
20 71 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (13.17%) Web Services
2 200 (9.72%) LAMP
3 126 (6.12%) .NET
4 85 (4.13%) AngularJS
5 74 (3.60%) CSS
6 72 (3.50%) LEMP Stack
7 71 (3.45%) HTML
8 66 (3.21%) JSON
9 61 (2.96%) React
10 59 (2.87%) REST
11 57 (2.77%) Django
11 57 (2.77%) Middleware
12 55 (2.67%) ELK Stack
13 53 (2.58%) ActiveMQ
13 53 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
14 44 (2.14%) RESTful
15 34 (1.65%) MCollective
16 31 (1.51%) Spring
17 30 (1.46%) Symfony
18 29 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 120 (5.83%) Fintech
2 97 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 91 (4.42%) Computer Science
4 83 (4.03%) Public Cloud
5 61 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (2.92%) User Experience
7 45 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 44 (2.14%) Clustering
9 36 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
10 35 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
11 33 (1.60%) Management Information System
11 33 (1.60%) Private Cloud
12 32 (1.55%) Algorithms
13 31 (1.51%) Hedge funds
14 28 (1.36%) Mathematics
15 25 (1.21%) Online Games
16 20 (0.97%) Replication
17 19 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
18 17 (0.83%) Digital Media
19 16 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1503 (73.03%) Linux
2 421 (20.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 326 (15.84%) CentOS
4 302 (14.67%) Ubuntu
5 298 (14.48%) Windows
6 265 (12.88%) Unix
7 104 (5.05%) Windows Server
8 78 (3.79%) Debian
9 38 (1.85%) Android
10 32 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 32 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (1.51%) Solaris
12 21 (1.02%) CoreOS
12 21 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (0.97%) AIX
13 20 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
13 20 (0.97%) SUSE
14 18 (0.87%) FreeBSD
14 18 (0.87%) Mac OS X
15 15 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1474 (71.62%) DevOps
2 845 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
3 784 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 734 (35.67%) Configuration Management
5 309 (15.01%) Continuous Delivery
6 281 (13.65%) Open Source
7 250 (12.15%) E-Commerce
8 248 (12.05%) Scrum
9 215 (10.45%) Software Engineering
10 210 (10.20%) High Availability
11 176 (8.55%) TDD
12 146 (7.09%) Mentoring
13 101 (4.91%) ITIL
14 92 (4.47%) Load Balancing
15 88 (4.28%) Performance Tuning
16 85 (4.13%) OO
17 84 (4.08%) Microservices
18 80 (3.89%) Kanban
19 73 (3.55%) Release Management
20 65 (3.16%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 979 (47.57%) Python
2 640 (31.10%) Java
3 574 (27.89%) Ruby
4 564 (27.41%) Bash Shell
5 325 (15.79%) PHP
6 293 (14.24%) Perl
7 206 (10.01%) SQL
8 189 (9.18%) PowerShell
9 186 (9.04%) JavaScript
10 108 (5.25%) Go
11 93 (4.52%) Shell Script
12 83 (4.03%) C++
13 81 (3.94%) C#
14 60 (2.92%) C
15 47 (2.28%) Scala
16 34 (1.65%) Groovy
17 19 (0.92%) Bourne shell
17 19 (0.92%) Korn
18 16 (0.78%) Clojure
19 14 (0.68%) Cython
Qualifications
1 111 (5.39%) Degree
2 82 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 57 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 19 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (0.87%) CCNP
6 16 (0.78%) CCSP
7 15 (0.73%) CCDE
7 15 (0.73%) CCIE
7 15 (0.73%) RHCE
7 15 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (0.58%) RHCSA
9 6 (0.29%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.29%) CISSP
9 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.29%) PMP
10 4 (0.19%) ISSAP
10 4 (0.19%) OCP
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (5.15%) QA
2 23 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 20 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.44%) SLA
5 6 (0.29%) DICOM
5 6 (0.29%) HL7
6 3 (0.15%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 639 (31.05%) Docker
2 349 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (6.17%) KVM
4 110 (5.34%) Xen
5 99 (4.81%) vSphere
6 73 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
7 58 (2.82%) NFS
8 54 (2.62%) Hyper-V
9 50 (2.43%) VirtualBox
10 46 (2.24%) Active Directory
11 38 (1.85%) XenServer
12 29 (1.41%) Varnish
13 24 (1.17%) iptables
14 21 (1.02%) vCloud
15 17 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 17 (0.83%) Postfix
16 15 (0.73%) Samba
17 12 (0.58%) Squid
18 11 (0.53%) RHEV
19 10 (0.49%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1617 (78.57%) Puppet
2 1363 (66.23%) Opscode Chef
3 337 (16.38%) Salt
4 276 (13.41%) Nagios
5 137 (6.66%) ZABBIX
6 115 (5.59%) Kubernetes
7 87 (4.23%) Terraform
8 83 (4.03%) CFEngine
9 55 (2.67%) logstash
9 55 (2.67%) Mesos
10 53 (2.58%) Kibana
11 45 (2.19%) Packer
12 41 (1.99%) Tivoli
13 40 (1.94%) Cobbler
14 35 (1.70%) Graphite
15 34 (1.65%) HAProxy
16 33 (1.60%) Red Hat Satellite
17 31 (1.51%) Zenoss
18 29 (1.41%) yum
19 23 (1.12%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 470 (22.84%) VMware
2 421 (20.46%) Red Hat
3 183 (8.89%) Oracle
4 139 (6.75%) SaltStack
5 134 (6.51%) Cisco
6 106 (5.15%) Rackspace
7 103 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 89 (4.32%) Google
8 89 (4.32%) Splunk
9 86 (4.18%) AppDynamics
10 79 (3.84%) IBM
11 70 (3.40%) New Relic
12 62 (3.01%) HP
13 53 (2.58%) Atlassian
14 45 (2.19%) F5
15 44 (2.14%) Adobe
16 37 (1.80%) NetApp
17 30 (1.46%) Citrix
18 28 (1.36%) EnterpriseDB
19 21 (1.02%) Facebook
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Monday & Friday work from home
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago