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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 360 692 915
Rank change year-on-year
+332 +223
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 890 252 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.24% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.63% 3.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 763 211 33
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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
7654 7355 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5874 5338
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,236
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 +345 842 £60,000 - 128
London +236 585 £62,500 +4.16% 80
City of London +142 108 £63,750 +24.39% 24
Yorkshire +99 88 £50,000 - 15
West Yorkshire +71 69 £50,000 - 11
South East +45 58 £52,500 - 7
Leeds +40 46 £50,000 - 10
East Midlands +34 38 £45,000 - 4
South West +6 25 £57,500 +70.37% 7
Surrey +26 24 £52,500 +2.43% 3
East of England +16 23 £44,000 +10.00% 4
Northamptonshire - 21 £37,500 - 1
Northampton - 21 £37,500 - 1
Bristol +9 20 £70,000 +180.00% 5
Scotland +11 15 £45,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 13 £65,000 -
Staines - 12 £52,500 -
Bradford - 11 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 11 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex - 11 £40,000 - 2
Glasgow -3 10 £45,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 10 £44,000 -
Suffolk - 10 £44,000 -
Nottingham - 9 £35,000 -
North East - 9 £42,500 - 5
Manchester +25 8 £50,000 +42.85% 3
North West +10 8 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Cambridge +4 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 1213 (76.24%) Puppet
2 1133 (71.21%) Linux
3 1124 (70.65%) DevOps
4 1075 (67.57%) Opscode Chef
5 751 (47.20%) Python
6 736 (46.26%) Amazon AWS
7 629 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
8 600 (37.71%) Configuration Management
9 587 (36.90%) Jenkins
10 567 (35.64%) Continuous Integration
11 559 (35.14%) Java
12 460 (28.91%) Docker
13 434 (27.28%) Ruby
14 403 (25.33%) Bash Shell
15 396 (24.89%) Git (software)
16 304 (19.11%) Red Hat
17 296 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 295 (18.54%) VMware
19 294 (18.48%) MySQL
20 274 (17.22%) Finance
21 244 (15.34%) Software Engineering
22 243 (15.27%) PHP
23 241 (15.15%) Apache
24 237 (14.90%) Salt
25 236 (14.83%) Continuous Delivery
26 234 (14.71%) Perl
27 233 (14.64%) VMware Infrastructure
28 229 (14.39%) CentOS
29 225 (14.14%) Ubuntu
30 223 (14.02%) JavaScript

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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
1 241 (15.15%) Apache
2 197 (12.38%) OpenStack
3 162 (10.18%) Tomcat
4 139 (8.74%) nginx
5 138 (8.67%) Elasticsearch
6 117 (7.35%) Node.js
7 114 (7.17%) JBoss
8 81 (5.09%) Confluence
9 55 (3.46%) Apache Solr
10 53 (3.33%) Apache Spark
11 52 (3.27%) WebLogic
12 48 (3.02%) WebSphere
13 38 (2.39%) CloudStack
14 37 (2.33%) IIS
15 29 (1.82%) Drupal
16 27 (1.70%) Jetty
17 20 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
18 18 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
19 14 (0.88%) Alfresco
19 14 (0.88%) TorqueBox
Applications
1 22 (1.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.44%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.063%) Documaker
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 736 (46.26%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (8.86%) Amazon EC2
3 135 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 127 (7.98%) IaaS
5 109 (6.85%) GitHub
6 93 (5.85%) PaaS
7 72 (4.53%) AWS CloudFormation
8 66 (4.15%) Amazon S3
9 59 (3.71%) SaaS
10 40 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 27 (1.70%) Route 53
13 26 (1.63%) CloudFront
14 24 (1.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 24 (1.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 24 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (0.63%) Joyent
17 6 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
17 6 (0.38%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 142 (8.93%) Firewall
2 112 (7.04%) DNS
3 87 (5.47%) TCP/IP
4 73 (4.59%) HTTP
5 46 (2.89%) VPN
6 41 (2.58%) LDAP
7 38 (2.39%) Internet
7 38 (2.39%) LAN
7 38 (2.39%) WAN
8 21 (1.32%) IPsec
8 21 (1.32%) SAN
8 21 (1.32%) SSL
9 20 (1.26%) Software-Defined Networking
9 20 (1.26%) VoIP
10 18 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
11 17 (1.07%) SNMP
11 17 (1.07%) SSH
12 16 (1.01%) Wireshark
13 14 (0.88%) DHCP
14 13 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (18.48%) MySQL
2 179 (11.25%) Big Data
3 175 (11.00%) MongoDB
4 161 (10.12%) PostgreSQL
5 139 (8.74%) NoSQL
6 122 (7.67%) Hadoop
7 104 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 87 (5.47%) Redis
9 60 (3.77%) SQL Server
10 42 (2.64%) Riak
11 35 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
12 33 (2.07%) Couchbase
13 26 (1.63%) OpenTSDB
14 25 (1.57%) Relational Database
15 24 (1.51%) Apache Hive
16 22 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (1.38%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.19%) HBase
18 13 (0.82%) MarkLogic
19 11 (0.69%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 587 (36.90%) Jenkins
2 396 (24.89%) Git (software)
3 174 (10.94%) Maven
4 150 (9.43%) TeamCity
5 144 (9.05%) Vagrant
6 130 (8.17%) JIRA
7 84 (5.28%) Subversion
8 81 (5.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 56 (3.52%) Ant
10 54 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 49 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
12 41 (2.58%) GitLab
13 39 (2.45%) Hudson
14 36 (2.26%) Artifactory
15 33 (2.07%) Selenium
16 30 (1.89%) JUnit
17 25 (1.57%) Gradle
17 25 (1.57%) Mockito
18 19 (1.19%) Cucumber
18 19 (1.19%) Flexmojos
General
1 274 (17.22%) Finance
2 100 (6.29%) Retail
3 96 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 73 (4.59%) Games
5 70 (4.40%) Banking
6 65 (4.09%) Law
7 55 (3.46%) Marketing
8 47 (2.95%) Publishing
9 41 (2.58%) Online Betting
10 16 (1.01%) Advertising
11 14 (0.88%) Front Office
12 11 (0.69%) Back Office
13 5 (0.31%) Legal
13 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.19%) Electronics
16 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.063%) Billing
17 1 (0.063%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.063%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 643 (40.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 360 (22.63%) Linux Engineer
3 262 (16.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 230 (14.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 190 (11.94%) Developer
6 182 (11.44%) Administrator
7 176 (11.06%) Linux Administrator
8 159 (9.99%) Systems Administrator
9 153 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 143 (8.99%) Systems Engineer
11 136 (8.55%) AWS Engineer
12 126 (7.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 117 (7.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 115 (7.23%) Software Engineer
15 95 (5.97%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 90 (5.66%) Java Engineer
17 84 (5.28%) Architect
18 67 (4.21%) Automation Engineer
19 56 (3.52%) Java Developer
20 55 (3.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (12.07%) Web Services
2 150 (9.43%) LAMP
3 107 (6.73%) CSS
4 88 (5.53%) HTML
5 82 (5.15%) .NET
6 72 (4.53%) AngularJS
7 67 (4.21%) REST
8 62 (3.90%) LEMP Stack
9 51 (3.21%) React
10 50 (3.14%) Django
11 49 (3.08%) XML
12 48 (3.02%) Spring
13 47 (2.95%) ELK Stack
14 43 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
14 43 (2.70%) RESTful
15 42 (2.64%) jQuery
16 35 (2.20%) JSON
17 33 (2.07%) Middleware
18 31 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
18 31 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 89 (5.59%) Data Centre
2 76 (4.78%) Computer Science
3 75 (4.71%) Fintech
4 54 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 49 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (2.39%) User Experience
7 37 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 36 (2.26%) Hedge funds
9 34 (2.14%) Online Games
10 33 (2.07%) Private Cloud
11 28 (1.76%) Algorithms
11 28 (1.76%) Management Information System
12 27 (1.70%) Clustering
13 24 (1.51%) Mathematics
14 23 (1.45%) Semantic Web
15 22 (1.38%) Digital Media
16 17 (1.07%) PlayStation
17 16 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
18 15 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
19 14 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1133 (71.21%) Linux
2 296 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 229 (14.39%) CentOS
4 225 (14.14%) Ubuntu
5 222 (13.95%) Windows
6 196 (12.32%) Unix
7 94 (5.91%) Debian
8 62 (3.90%) Windows Server
9 39 (2.45%) Solaris
10 35 (2.20%) Android
11 26 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.63%) Fedora
12 22 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (1.26%) CoreOS
14 16 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.44%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.44%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.31%) HPUX
16 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1124 (70.65%) DevOps
2 629 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 600 (37.71%) Configuration Management
4 567 (35.64%) Continuous Integration
5 244 (15.34%) Software Engineering
6 236 (14.83%) Continuous Delivery
7 205 (12.88%) E-Commerce
8 188 (11.82%) Open Source
9 181 (11.38%) Scrum
10 167 (10.50%) High Availability
11 166 (10.43%) TDD
12 146 (9.18%) Mentoring
13 90 (5.66%) Kanban
14 83 (5.22%) Release Management
15 80 (5.03%) Microservices
16 71 (4.46%) BDD
17 67 (4.21%) Load Balancing
18 63 (3.96%) OO
18 63 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
19 61 (3.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 751 (47.20%) Python
2 559 (35.14%) Java
3 434 (27.28%) Ruby
4 403 (25.33%) Bash Shell
5 243 (15.27%) PHP
6 234 (14.71%) Perl
7 223 (14.02%) JavaScript
8 133 (8.36%) SQL
9 116 (7.29%) PowerShell
10 113 (7.10%) Go
11 59 (3.71%) C++
12 58 (3.65%) C#
12 58 (3.65%) Shell Script
13 38 (2.39%) Scala
14 27 (1.70%) C
15 25 (1.57%) Groovy
16 21 (1.32%) Clojure
17 10 (0.63%) XPath
18 9 (0.57%) AWK
18 9 (0.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 99 (6.22%) Degree
2 50 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 43 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.01%) CCNP
4 16 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (0.57%) CCDE
6 9 (0.57%) CCIE
6 9 (0.57%) CCSP
7 8 (0.50%) RHCE
8 7 (0.44%) RHCSA
9 5 (0.31%) CCNA
10 4 (0.25%) CISSP
10 4 (0.25%) ISSAP
10 4 (0.25%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.25%) PMP
11 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.13%) PhD
11 2 (0.13%) RHCA
12 1 (0.063%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.03%) QA
2 41 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.63%) SLA
4 7 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.063%) COBIT
System Software
1 460 (28.91%) Docker
2 233 (14.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (6.79%) KVM
4 87 (5.47%) Xen
5 45 (2.83%) vSphere
6 34 (2.14%) VirtualBox
7 30 (1.89%) Active Directory
8 27 (1.70%) Varnish
9 24 (1.51%) Hyper-V
10 23 (1.45%) iptables
10 23 (1.45%) Postfix
11 22 (1.38%) NFS
11 22 (1.38%) vCloud
12 21 (1.32%) XenServer
13 18 (1.13%) QEMU
13 18 (1.13%) RHEV
13 18 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
14 17 (1.07%) Squid
15 14 (0.88%) Samba
16 11 (0.69%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 1213 (76.24%) Puppet
2 1075 (67.57%) Opscode Chef
3 237 (14.90%) Salt
4 201 (12.63%) Nagios
5 90 (5.66%) ZABBIX
6 78 (4.90%) CFEngine
7 66 (4.15%) logstash
8 60 (3.77%) Terraform
9 48 (3.02%) Kubernetes
10 47 (2.95%) Kibana
11 46 (2.89%) Mesos
12 43 (2.70%) Graphite
13 41 (2.58%) yum
14 32 (2.01%) Icinga
15 31 (1.95%) HAProxy
15 31 (1.95%) Zenoss
16 28 (1.76%) Capistrano
17 27 (1.70%) Packer
18 24 (1.51%) Cacti
19 20 (1.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 304 (19.11%) Red Hat
2 295 (18.54%) VMware
3 161 (10.12%) Oracle
4 114 (7.17%) SaltStack
5 83 (5.22%) Cisco
6 64 (4.02%) Google
7 61 (3.83%) Splunk
8 54 (3.39%) Microsoft
9 53 (3.33%) F5
9 53 (3.33%) Rackspace
10 47 (2.95%) NetApp
11 42 (2.64%) New Relic
12 41 (2.58%) AppDynamics
13 37 (2.33%) Atlassian
14 32 (2.01%) Citrix
15 27 (1.70%) HP
16 23 (1.45%) Juniper
17 20 (1.26%) Adobe
18 19 (1.19%) Sonatype
19 14 (0.88%) CheckPoint
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + stock options, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Kensal Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Scope AT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Venn Group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Annual Bonus 15%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago