The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ansible
UK
Rank 190 339 679
Rank change year-on-year
+149 +340
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1464 945 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.74% 0.92% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.87% 11.58% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 799 237
Median salary £62,500 £59,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.93% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%

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
7016 8160 7966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.36% 7.98% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5759 6614 6346
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +153 1428 £62,500 +4.16% 244
London +121 977 £65,000 +5.69% 153
South East +152 177 £54,375 +3.57% 19
City of London +40 117 £67,500 +8.00% 22
Berkshire +121 107 £60,000 +9.09% 9
North West +58 75 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Yorkshire +5 74 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Manchester +29 62 £52,500 +5.00% 15
South West +49 54 £47,000 -18.26% 8
West Yorkshire +7 54 £57,500 +27.77% 7
Leeds +13 41 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Reading +75 33 £42,750 -5.00% 3
Bristol +26 29 £60,000 -14.28% 3
West Midlands +45 28 £57,500 -10.15% 11
East Sussex +22 27 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Brighton +14 26 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Surrey +44 21 £58,750 +9.81% 2
Scotland +22 20 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Somerset +18 19 £42,500 - 2
North Yorkshire +19 18 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East of England +17 17 £48,500 +10.22% 11
Edinburgh +13 17 £62,500 +11.11% 1
East Midlands -8 17 £55,000 +29.41% 3
York - 16 £45,000 - 1
Coventry - 12 £66,250 - 1
Maidenhead - 12 £61,250 - 3
Nottingham +4 11 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 11 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Slough - 11 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 10 £50,000 - 2

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2138 (72.38%) Puppet
2 2029 (68.69%) DevOps
3 1954 (66.15%) Linux
4 1851 (62.66%) Opscode Chef
5 1656 (56.06%) Python
6 1506 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
7 1173 (39.71%) Jenkins
8 1131 (38.29%) Docker
9 1092 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
10 1032 (34.94%) Continuous Integration
11 1005 (34.02%) Configuration Management
12 903 (30.57%) Bash Shell
13 875 (29.62%) Java
14 827 (28.00%) Ruby
15 714 (24.17%) Git (software)
16 581 (19.67%) Windows
17 567 (19.19%) Perl
18 547 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
19 481 (16.28%) Scrum
20 478 (16.18%) Finance
21 465 (15.74%) Red Hat
22 454 (15.37%) VMware
23 450 (15.23%) MySQL
24 444 (15.03%) Unix
25 416 (14.08%) PowerShell
26 409 (13.85%) Open Source
27 391 (13.24%) Salt
28 389 (13.17%) PHP
29 388 (13.13%) SQL
29 388 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 369 (12.49%) OpenStack
2 330 (11.17%) Apache
3 303 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
4 239 (8.09%) Tomcat
5 207 (7.01%) IIS
6 191 (6.47%) Apache Spark
7 184 (6.23%) WebSphere
8 164 (5.55%) JBoss
9 163 (5.52%) nginx
10 155 (5.25%) WebLogic
11 105 (3.55%) Apache Solr
12 103 (3.49%) Confluence
13 80 (2.71%) CloudStack
14 79 (2.67%) Jetty
15 53 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
16 44 (1.49%) Apache Pig
17 35 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
18 19 (0.64%) Drupal
19 13 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
20 12 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 47 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.14%) MS Office
5 2 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.034%) HipChat
6 1 (0.034%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.41%) Magento
3 9 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.10%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.068%) Summit
8 1 (0.034%) CiviCRM
8 1 (0.034%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.034%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.034%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.034%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1506 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
2 547 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 161 (5.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 160 (5.42%) Amazon EC2
5 143 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 137 (4.64%) SaaS
7 91 (3.08%) Amazon S3
8 84 (2.84%) IaaS
9 72 (2.44%) PaaS
10 66 (2.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 66 (2.23%) GitHub
11 58 (1.96%) CloudBees
12 54 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
13 49 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 46 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
15 41 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
16 35 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
17 31 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
18 29 (0.98%) Office 365
19 28 (0.95%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 215 (7.28%) Firewall
2 210 (7.11%) TCP/IP
3 186 (6.30%) DNS
4 108 (3.66%) LDAP
5 93 (3.15%) HTTP
6 88 (2.98%) Internet
7 80 (2.71%) SAN
8 64 (2.17%) SSL
9 53 (1.79%) LAN
10 51 (1.73%) VPN
11 47 (1.59%) DHCP
12 45 (1.52%) VLAN
12 45 (1.52%) WAN
13 39 (1.32%) 3G
13 39 (1.32%) 4G
13 39 (1.32%) GSM
13 39 (1.32%) Kerberos
13 39 (1.32%) NAS
13 39 (1.32%) OpenFlow
14 34 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (15.23%) MySQL
2 284 (9.61%) MongoDB
3 273 (9.24%) NoSQL
4 262 (8.87%) Hadoop
5 214 (7.24%) Big Data
6 188 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
7 185 (6.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 181 (6.13%) SQL Server
9 173 (5.86%) Redis
10 83 (2.81%) HBase
11 82 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
12 81 (2.74%) Couchbase
12 81 (2.74%) Riak
13 52 (1.76%) Apache Hive
13 52 (1.76%) Relational Database
14 36 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (1.08%) Apache Accumulo
16 22 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 22 (0.74%) MariaDB
17 20 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1173 (39.71%) Jenkins
2 714 (24.17%) Git (software)
3 379 (12.83%) TeamCity
4 366 (12.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 334 (11.31%) Vagrant
6 286 (9.68%) JIRA
7 265 (8.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 239 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 237 (8.02%) Subversion
10 206 (6.97%) Hudson
11 187 (6.33%) Maven
12 148 (5.01%) MSBuild
13 116 (3.93%) GoCD
14 105 (3.55%) Selenium
15 89 (3.01%) Travis CI
16 79 (2.67%) Ant
17 73 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
18 71 (2.40%) HP UFT
19 64 (2.17%) ClearCase
20 62 (2.10%) Gradle
General
1 478 (16.18%) Finance
2 308 (10.43%) Banking
3 180 (6.09%) Retail
4 134 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 95 (3.22%) Marketing
6 85 (2.88%) Games
7 53 (1.79%) Advertising
8 43 (1.46%) Law
9 25 (0.85%) Publishing
10 23 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 23 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 22 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 18 (0.61%) Back Office
13 17 (0.58%) Front Office
14 15 (0.51%) Electronics
15 10 (0.34%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.20%) Online Betting
16 6 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.17%) Legal
17 5 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1209 (40.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 469 (15.88%) Developer
3 429 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
4 316 (10.70%) AWS Engineer
5 291 (9.85%) Administrator
6 284 (9.61%) AWS DevOps
7 282 (9.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 256 (8.67%) Systems Administrator
9 229 (7.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 199 (6.74%) Senior DevOps
11 176 (5.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 172 (5.82%) Java Developer
13 169 (5.72%) Systems Engineer
14 159 (5.38%) Architect
15 150 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
16 135 (4.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 134 (4.54%) Cloud Engineer
18 131 (4.43%) Senior Developer
19 116 (3.93%) Consultant
19 116 (3.93%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (12.59%) Web Services
2 280 (9.48%) .NET
3 238 (8.06%) Node.js
4 222 (7.52%) Elastic Stack
5 188 (6.36%) LAMP
6 171 (5.79%) AngularJS
7 146 (4.94%) HTML
8 140 (4.74%) CSS
9 129 (4.37%) REST
10 126 (4.27%) React
11 117 (3.96%) RESTful
12 103 (3.49%) Spring
13 70 (2.37%) Lucene
14 66 (2.23%) HTML5
14 66 (2.23%) LEMP Stack
14 66 (2.23%) Symfony
15 63 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
16 62 (2.10%) Kafka
17 57 (1.93%) ASP.NET
18 48 (1.62%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 165 (5.59%) Data Centre
2 121 (4.10%) Computer Science
3 89 (3.01%) Fintech
4 66 (2.23%) User Experience
5 61 (2.06%) Public Cloud
6 54 (1.83%) Hedge funds
7 49 (1.66%) Clustering
8 46 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 45 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (1.52%) PKI
10 42 (1.42%) Online Banking
11 40 (1.35%) Private Cloud
12 33 (1.12%) Replication
13 28 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (0.91%) Algorithms
14 27 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
15 24 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
16 22 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 17 (0.58%) Equities
18 16 (0.54%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1954 (66.15%) Linux
2 581 (19.67%) Windows
3 444 (15.03%) Unix
4 388 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 338 (11.44%) CentOS
6 293 (9.92%) Ubuntu
7 193 (6.53%) Windows Server
8 115 (3.89%) Debian
9 83 (2.81%) CoreOS
10 80 (2.71%) Android
11 74 (2.51%) Apple iOS
12 59 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 51 (1.73%) Solaris
14 44 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (1.42%) Fedora
16 19 (0.64%) AIX
17 16 (0.54%) FreeBSD
18 11 (0.37%) SmartOS
18 11 (0.37%) VMS
19 9 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2029 (68.69%) DevOps
2 1092 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
3 1032 (34.94%) Continuous Integration
4 1005 (34.02%) Configuration Management
5 481 (16.28%) Scrum
6 409 (13.85%) Open Source
7 381 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 280 (9.48%) TDD
9 273 (9.24%) Software Engineering
10 261 (8.84%) E-Commerce
11 243 (8.23%) Microservices
12 205 (6.94%) Mentoring
13 181 (6.13%) Continuous Deployment
14 169 (5.72%) High Availability
15 148 (5.01%) OO
16 137 (4.64%) DSDM
17 136 (4.60%) Web Development
18 126 (4.27%) Kanban
19 123 (4.16%) SDLC
20 122 (4.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1656 (56.06%) Python
2 903 (30.57%) Bash Shell
3 875 (29.62%) Java
4 827 (28.00%) Ruby
5 567 (19.19%) Perl
6 416 (14.08%) PowerShell
7 389 (13.17%) PHP
8 388 (13.13%) SQL
9 285 (9.65%) Go
10 230 (7.79%) JavaScript
11 190 (6.43%) C#
11 190 (6.43%) Shell Script
12 125 (4.23%) C++
13 109 (3.69%) C
14 105 (3.55%) Groovy
15 101 (3.42%) Scala
16 60 (2.03%) Korn
17 25 (0.85%) Bourne shell
18 18 (0.61%) Clojure
19 11 (0.37%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 189 (6.40%) Degree
2 64 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 47 (1.59%) AWS Certification
4 27 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 25 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (0.71%) CCNA
7 18 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (0.58%) CISSP
9 14 (0.47%) RHCE
10 13 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 12 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (0.37%) VCDX
13 10 (0.34%) DBS Check
13 10 (0.34%) MCSE
14 9 (0.30%) GIAC
14 9 (0.30%) SANS
15 8 (0.27%) CCNP
15 8 (0.27%) Linux+ Certification
15 8 (0.27%) Network+ Certification
15 8 (0.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (4.13%) QA
2 42 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 27 (0.91%) SLA
4 21 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.41%) GCP
6 4 (0.14%) COBIT
6 4 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.034%) DICOM
8 1 (0.034%) GDPR
8 1 (0.034%) HL7
8 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1131 (38.29%) Docker
2 320 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (4.33%) Xen
4 125 (4.23%) Active Directory
5 119 (4.03%) vSphere
6 73 (2.47%) KVM
7 58 (1.96%) XenServer
8 51 (1.73%) NFS
9 49 (1.66%) Hyper-V
10 42 (1.42%) vCloud
11 39 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
12 38 (1.29%) LXC
13 30 (1.02%) Varnish
14 27 (0.91%) QEMU
15 23 (0.78%) VirtualBox
16 20 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 19 (0.64%) etcd
18 17 (0.58%) Ceph
19 16 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
20 13 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2138 (72.38%) Puppet
2 1851 (62.66%) Opscode Chef
3 391 (13.24%) Salt
4 351 (11.88%) Kubernetes
4 351 (11.88%) Terraform
5 316 (10.70%) Nagios
6 141 (4.77%) Graphite
7 137 (4.64%) Mesos
8 132 (4.47%) logstash
9 130 (4.40%) Kibana
10 101 (3.42%) ZABBIX
11 61 (2.06%) rkt
12 55 (1.86%) Packer
13 54 (1.83%) CFEngine
14 50 (1.69%) HAProxy
15 42 (1.42%) Cobbler
15 42 (1.42%) Rancher
16 40 (1.35%) Grafana
17 38 (1.29%) Tivoli
18 33 (1.12%) Riemann
Vendors
1 465 (15.74%) Red Hat
2 454 (15.37%) VMware
3 280 (9.48%) Oracle
4 225 (7.62%) Google
5 212 (7.18%) Microsoft
6 159 (5.38%) SaltStack
7 144 (4.87%) Splunk
8 129 (4.37%) New Relic
9 103 (3.49%) AppDynamics
10 93 (3.15%) Atlassian
10 93 (3.15%) Cisco
11 66 (2.23%) Rackspace
12 55 (1.86%) EnterpriseDB
12 55 (1.86%) HP
13 48 (1.62%) Dynatrace
14 37 (1.25%) IBM
15 35 (1.18%) F5
15 35 (1.18%) SolarWinds
16 34 (1.15%) Zend
17 33 (1.12%) NetApp
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 40% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70 - £100 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus % and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago