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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 597 850 870
Rank change year-on-year
+253 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 305 44 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.041% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.27% 0.66% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 251 39 3
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 -
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -

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
7150 6657 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.68% 6.22% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5703 5211 4677
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 2 March 2015 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 2 March 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
England +248 276 £60,000 +20.00% 62
London +184 209 £60,000 +20.00% 45
West Midlands - 19 £52,500 -
City of London +14 18 £52,500 +31.25% 8
South West +9 15 £72,500 +52.63% 5
Coventry - 15 £60,000 -
South East -12 12 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Wales - 12 £71,250 -
Bristol - 12 £75,000 -
East of England - 12 £55,000 - 1
Swansea - 9 £67,500 -
West Wales - 9 £67,500 -
Essex - 7 - -
Hampshire +2 5 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Scotland +18 4 £46,000 -14.81% 1
Surrey +2 4 £50,000 -16.66% 1
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £35,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 4 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £46,000 - 1
Camberley - 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £48,750 - 2
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £37,500 - 2
Watford - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 477 (83.39%) Linux
2 452 (79.02%) Puppet
3 412 (72.03%) DevOps
4 376 (65.73%) Opscode Chef
5 262 (45.80%) Python
6 261 (45.63%) Ruby
7 246 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
8 198 (34.62%) Java
9 197 (34.44%) Git (software)
10 188 (32.87%) Continuous Integration
11 183 (31.99%) Configuration Management
12 179 (31.29%) Bash Shell
13 178 (31.12%) nginx
14 176 (30.77%) Jenkins
15 163 (28.50%) Perl
16 158 (27.62%) NoSQL
17 140 (24.48%) MySQL
17 140 (24.48%) Windows
18 137 (23.95%) MongoDB
19 136 (23.78%) Apache
20 131 (22.90%) Tomcat
21 122 (21.33%) Nagios
21 122 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
22 117 (20.45%) Salt
23 115 (20.10%) UNIX
23 115 (20.10%) Ubuntu
24 112 (19.58%) Apache Cassandra
24 112 (19.58%) Redis
25 110 (19.23%) VMware
26 102 (17.83%) Open Source

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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
1 178 (31.12%) nginx
2 136 (23.78%) Apache
3 131 (22.90%) Tomcat
4 88 (15.38%) OpenStack
5 85 (14.86%) Elasticsearch
6 72 (12.59%) Node.js
7 42 (7.34%) IIS
8 35 (6.12%) JBoss
9 30 (5.24%) WebSphere
10 26 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
11 20 (3.50%) Apache Solr
11 20 (3.50%) WebLogic
12 19 (3.32%) CloudStack
13 16 (2.80%) Confluence
14 15 (2.62%) GlassFish
15 10 (1.75%) MediaWiki
15 10 (1.75%) TWiki
16 6 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.87%) WordPress
18 4 (0.70%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 122 (21.33%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.47%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (3.32%) PaaS
4 17 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.80%) Route 53
6 15 (2.62%) IBM SmartCloud
7 13 (2.27%) GitHub
8 12 (2.10%) IaaS
9 11 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (1.75%) Heroku
11 9 (1.57%) SaaS
12 8 (1.40%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.05%) Engine Yard
14 3 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.52%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.35%) Joyent
15 2 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.35%) ElastiCache
16 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 86 (15.03%) DNS
2 56 (9.79%) Firewall
3 41 (7.17%) HTTP
4 31 (5.42%) TCP/IP
5 24 (4.20%) WAN
6 23 (4.02%) LAN
7 21 (3.67%) Internet
8 19 (3.32%) SSH
9 18 (3.15%) BIG-IP
10 16 (2.80%) VLAN
11 11 (1.92%) OSPF
11 11 (1.92%) BGP
11 11 (1.92%) SNMP
11 11 (1.92%) HTTPS
12 10 (1.75%) VPN
12 10 (1.75%) SAN
12 10 (1.75%) Network Security
13 9 (1.57%) AMQP
13 9 (1.57%) IPsec
13 9 (1.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (27.62%) NoSQL
2 140 (24.48%) MySQL
3 137 (23.95%) MongoDB
4 112 (19.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 112 (19.58%) Redis
5 93 (16.26%) PostgreSQL
6 58 (10.14%) Relational Database
7 51 (8.92%) SQL Server
8 32 (5.59%) Big Data
9 23 (4.02%) Hadoop
10 18 (3.15%) Couchbase
11 13 (2.27%) MariaDB
11 13 (2.27%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.75%) CouchDB
13 6 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.05%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.87%) Riak
14 5 (0.87%) DB2
15 4 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 197 (34.44%) Git (software)
2 176 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 89 (15.56%) Subversion
4 66 (11.54%) Maven
5 56 (9.79%) Cucumber
6 48 (8.39%) RSpec
7 45 (7.87%) TeamCity
8 35 (6.12%) Hudson
9 32 (5.59%) Mercurial
10 29 (5.07%) JIRA
11 24 (4.20%) Artifactory
12 21 (3.67%) Jasmine
12 21 (3.67%) Mocha
13 20 (3.50%) Gradle
14 18 (3.15%) Ant
15 16 (2.80%) WebDriver
16 15 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (2.10%) Gerrit
18 11 (1.92%) GitLab
19 10 (1.75%) MSBuild
General
1 47 (8.22%) Finance
2 24 (4.20%) Marketing
3 20 (3.50%) Games
4 18 (3.15%) Advertising
4 18 (3.15%) Retail
5 14 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.45%) Front Office
6 7 (1.22%) Electronics
7 6 (1.05%) Banking
8 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.52%) Publishing
9 3 (0.52%) Local Government
10 2 (0.35%) Back Office
10 2 (0.35%) Law
10 2 (0.35%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.17%) Turkish Language
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 174 (30.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (20.63%) Administrator
3 113 (19.76%) Systems Administrator
4 106 (18.53%) Developer
5 80 (13.99%) Linux Administrator
6 70 (12.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 49 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 40 (6.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 39 (6.82%) Ruby Developer
10 27 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
11 24 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
12 21 (3.67%) Architect
13 19 (3.32%) Consultant
13 19 (3.32%) Senior Developer
13 19 (3.32%) Applications Support
14 18 (3.15%) Lead Developer
15 17 (2.97%) Python Developer
16 16 (2.80%) Automation Engineer
17 15 (2.62%) JavaScript Developer
18 14 (2.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (17.48%) Web Services
2 82 (14.34%) AngularJS
3 63 (11.01%) Backbone.js
4 61 (10.66%) Ruby on Rails
5 54 (9.44%) HTML
6 51 (8.92%) Ember.js
7 41 (7.17%) KnockoutJS
7 41 (7.17%) HTML5
8 40 (6.99%) RabbitMQ
9 31 (5.42%) REST
9 31 (5.42%) CSS
10 29 (5.07%) LAMP
10 29 (5.07%) Django
11 28 (4.90%) .NET
12 25 (4.37%) Sass
13 22 (3.85%) Apache Flex
14 21 (3.67%) jQuery
15 18 (3.15%) CSS3
15 18 (3.15%) XML
16 17 (2.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 102 (17.83%) Open Source
2 48 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.02%) User Experience
4 20 (3.50%) Clustering
5 13 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.10%) Replication
7 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.40%) Over-the-Top Content
9 8 (1.40%) IPTV
10 7 (1.22%) Derivative
11 6 (1.05%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.05%) Video on Demand
11 6 (1.05%) Social Media
12 5 (0.87%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.70%) Informatics
13 4 (0.70%) Grid Computing
13 4 (0.70%) iPad
14 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 477 (83.39%) Linux
2 140 (24.48%) Windows
3 115 (20.10%) UNIX
3 115 (20.10%) Ubuntu
4 93 (16.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 81 (14.16%) CentOS
6 44 (7.69%) Debian
7 26 (4.55%) Solaris
8 15 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (2.10%) Android
9 12 (2.10%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.40%) Fedora
11 7 (1.22%) AIX
11 7 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.70%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.70%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.70%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.70%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (72.03%) DevOps
2 246 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (32.87%) Continuous Integration
4 183 (31.99%) Configuration Management
5 101 (17.66%) E-Commerce
6 99 (17.31%) Scrum
7 73 (12.76%) TDD
7 73 (12.76%) OO
8 60 (10.49%) BDD
9 48 (8.39%) ITIL
10 44 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 38 (6.64%) Kanban
12 35 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (5.42%) Load Balancing
14 27 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (4.37%) Automated Testing
16 23 (4.02%) Security Management
17 21 (3.67%) OOP
18 20 (3.50%) Migration
19 18 (3.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 262 (45.80%) Python
2 261 (45.63%) Ruby
3 198 (34.62%) Java
4 179 (31.29%) Bash Shell
5 163 (28.50%) Perl
6 98 (17.13%) JavaScript
7 94 (16.43%) PHP
8 65 (11.36%) SQL
9 40 (6.99%) Groovy
10 36 (6.29%) PowerShell
11 28 (4.90%) Scala
12 26 (4.55%) Shell Script
13 24 (4.20%) Korn
14 21 (3.67%) C
15 14 (2.45%) Clojure
16 12 (2.10%) C#
17 11 (1.92%) CoffeeScript
18 10 (1.75%) Golang
19 9 (1.57%) Tcl
20 6 (1.05%) F#
Qualifications
1 80 (13.99%) Degree
2 26 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (3.32%) CCNA
4 8 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.22%) VCP4
6 5 (0.87%) CCIE
6 5 (0.87%) CCNP
7 4 (0.70%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.35%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.35%) OCP
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.67%) QA
2 6 (1.05%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (8.74%) Docker
3 37 (6.47%) Varnish
4 19 (3.32%) vCloud
4 19 (3.32%) KVM
5 16 (2.80%) vSphere
6 15 (2.62%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.10%) NFS
8 10 (1.75%) Xen
9 8 (1.40%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.22%) Active Directory
10 7 (1.22%) Samba
10 7 (1.22%) XenServer
11 5 (0.87%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.87%) LXC
12 4 (0.70%) Ceph
13 3 (0.52%) SpamAssassin
14 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 452 (79.02%) Puppet
2 376 (65.73%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (21.33%) Nagios
4 117 (20.45%) Salt
5 65 (11.36%) Vagrant
6 32 (5.59%) Graphite
7 24 (4.20%) collectd
8 23 (4.02%) ZABBIX
9 20 (3.50%) logstash
10 18 (3.15%) HAProxy
11 17 (2.97%) BladeLogic
12 16 (2.80%) Opsview
13 15 (2.62%) Unicenter
13 15 (2.62%) Tivoli
14 12 (2.10%) Cacti
15 11 (1.92%) Control-M
16 9 (1.57%) Cobbler
16 9 (1.57%) SELinux
16 9 (1.57%) Icinga
17 7 (1.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 110 (19.23%) VMware
2 76 (13.29%) Red Hat
3 68 (11.89%) SaltStack
4 67 (11.71%) Oracle
5 24 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 24 (4.20%) F5
6 23 (4.02%) IBM
7 22 (3.85%) Akamai
8 20 (3.50%) Splunk
9 16 (2.80%) Google
9 16 (2.80%) Rackspace
10 15 (2.62%) New Relic
11 14 (2.45%) Cisco
12 13 (2.27%) Percona
13 9 (1.57%) hybris
13 9 (1.57%) HP
14 7 (1.22%) SAP
15 5 (0.87%) Dell
16 4 (0.70%) TOWER Software
16 4 (0.70%) DigitalOcean
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
PCR
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £150,000 per annum Negotiable package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago