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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 455 836 872
Rank change year-on-year
+381 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 539 96 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.081% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.32% 1.32% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 450 86 9
Average salary £59,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £46,250 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+18.91% +56.77%

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
7361 7260 6567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.89% 6.15% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5888 5843 5128
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +377 521 £60,000 +14.28% 66
London +274 411 £60,000 +11.62% 45
City of London +75 48 £60,000 +17.07% 15
South East +51 42 £50,000 -23.07% 6
South West - 21 £75,000 - 7
Bristol - 20 £75,000 - 4
East of England +38 16 £55,000 +74.60% 4
West Midlands - 14 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire - 14 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +14 10 £73,750 +68.57%
Hampshire - 10 £57,500 - 3
Cambridge +32 8 £55,000 +74.60% 2
Surrey +28 8 £57,500 -17.85%
Cambridgeshire +23 8 £55,000 +74.60% 4
Reading - 7 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £43,750 - 1
Scotland - 7 £43,750 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £33,750 -
North West - 6 £40,000 -
Wales - 6 £45,000 - 2
Birmingham - 6 £65,000 - 3
Nottingham - 6 £33,750 -
Essex - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Ealing - 5 £58,500 -
South Wales - 5 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £40,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £42,000 -
Caerphilly - 4 £45,000 -

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 702 (83.37%) Linux
2 666 (79.10%) Puppet
3 656 (77.91%) DevOps
4 588 (69.83%) Opscode Chef
5 414 (49.17%) Python
6 404 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
7 358 (42.52%) Amazon AWS
8 352 (41.81%) Jenkins
9 306 (36.34%) Configuration Management
10 305 (36.22%) Git (software)
11 303 (35.99%) Continuous Integration
12 299 (35.51%) Ruby
13 284 (33.73%) Bash Shell
14 258 (30.64%) Java
15 220 (26.13%) nginx
16 207 (24.58%) NoSQL
17 201 (23.87%) MySQL
18 198 (23.52%) Perl
19 195 (23.16%) MongoDB
20 189 (22.45%) Apache
21 174 (20.67%) Nagios
22 171 (20.31%) Ubuntu
23 167 (19.83%) VMware
24 166 (19.71%) Salt
25 159 (18.88%) PHP
26 158 (18.76%) Apache Cassandra
27 146 (17.34%) UNIX
28 140 (16.63%) Redis
29 137 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 133 (15.80%) OpenStack

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 220 (26.13%) nginx
2 189 (22.45%) Apache
3 133 (15.80%) OpenStack
4 130 (15.44%) Tomcat
5 117 (13.90%) Elasticsearch
6 69 (8.19%) Node.js
7 62 (7.36%) IIS
8 41 (4.87%) Apache Solr
9 40 (4.75%) JBoss
10 23 (2.73%) WebSphere
11 22 (2.61%) Apache Spark
12 20 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (2.14%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.43%) Confluence
14 12 (1.43%) GlassFish
15 10 (1.19%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.95%) CloudStack
17 7 (0.83%) Jetty
18 5 (0.59%) TWiki
18 5 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 358 (42.52%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (8.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 70 (8.31%) Amazon EC2
4 57 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (5.11%) IaaS
6 30 (3.56%) PaaS
7 24 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (2.14%) Amazon S3
9 17 (2.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 16 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (1.90%) Route 53
11 14 (1.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 13 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (1.54%) CloudFront
13 12 (1.43%) IBM SmartCloud
14 11 (1.31%) Sumo Logic
15 10 (1.19%) GitHub
16 8 (0.95%) Joyent
17 7 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 102 (12.11%) DNS
2 64 (7.60%) Firewall
3 52 (6.18%) HTTP
4 51 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 40 (4.75%) WAN
6 38 (4.51%) Internet
7 37 (4.39%) LAN
8 23 (2.73%) VLAN
9 17 (2.02%) AMQP
10 16 (1.90%) DHCP
11 12 (1.43%) BIG-IP
12 11 (1.31%) SNMP
13 10 (1.19%) SSL
13 10 (1.19%) SAN
14 8 (0.95%) SSH
14 8 (0.95%) LDAP
14 8 (0.95%) Kerberos
14 8 (0.95%) Network Security
15 7 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (24.58%) NoSQL
2 201 (23.87%) MySQL
3 195 (23.16%) MongoDB
4 158 (18.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 140 (16.63%) Redis
6 127 (15.08%) PostgreSQL
7 58 (6.89%) Hadoop
8 53 (6.29%) SQL Server
9 47 (5.58%) Big Data
10 42 (4.99%) Relational Database
11 38 (4.51%) Couchbase
12 34 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (2.97%) HBase
14 17 (2.02%) Apache Hive
15 16 (1.90%) Oracle Database
15 16 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.78%) CouchDB
17 14 (1.66%) Neo4j
18 12 (1.43%) Riak
19 10 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 352 (41.81%) Jenkins
2 305 (36.22%) Git (software)
3 94 (11.16%) Maven
4 88 (10.45%) Subversion
5 65 (7.72%) Hudson
6 56 (6.65%) Cucumber
7 53 (6.29%) TeamCity
8 43 (5.11%) JIRA
9 38 (4.51%) Mercurial
9 38 (4.51%) RSpec
10 24 (2.85%) Gradle
11 23 (2.73%) Grunt
12 20 (2.38%) WebDriver
13 18 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (2.02%) Ant
14 17 (2.02%) Artifactory
15 16 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
16 14 (1.66%) Jasmine
16 14 (1.66%) Mocha
17 13 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (5.94%) Finance
2 31 (3.68%) Telecoms
2 31 (3.68%) Retail
3 24 (2.85%) Marketing
4 18 (2.14%) Publishing
5 17 (2.02%) Games
6 16 (1.90%) Law
7 14 (1.66%) Advertising
8 10 (1.19%) Electronics
9 7 (0.83%) Banking
10 3 (0.36%) Local Government
10 3 (0.36%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.36%) Front Office
10 3 (0.36%) Legal
10 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) French Language
11 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 334 (39.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 139 (16.51%) Developer
3 115 (13.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 106 (12.59%) Administrator
5 100 (11.88%) Systems Administrator
6 87 (10.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 76 (9.03%) Linux Administrator
8 70 (8.31%) Linux Engineer
9 67 (7.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 43 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
11 42 (4.99%) Architect
12 39 (4.63%) Python Developer
13 37 (4.39%) Senior Developer
14 33 (3.92%) Ruby Developer
15 26 (3.09%) Java Developer
16 25 (2.97%) Software Engineer
16 25 (2.97%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 20 (2.38%) Automation Engineer
17 20 (2.38%) Lead Developer
18 19 (2.26%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (15.56%) Web Services
2 83 (9.86%) AngularJS
3 77 (9.14%) LAMP
4 63 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
5 62 (7.36%) .NET
6 57 (6.77%) Django
7 55 (6.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 51 (6.06%) REST
9 46 (5.46%) Backbone.js
10 44 (5.23%) Ember.js
11 43 (5.11%) HTML
12 40 (4.75%) CSS
13 34 (4.04%) XML
13 34 (4.04%) jQuery
14 31 (3.68%) HTML5
14 31 (3.68%) J2EE
15 29 (3.44%) RESTful
15 29 (3.44%) KnockoutJS
16 28 (3.33%) CSS3
17 27 (3.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (3.92%) Data Centre
2 31 (3.68%) Public Cloud
3 30 (3.56%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.21%) Social Media
5 26 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (2.26%) Replication
7 19 (2.26%) User Experience
8 17 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.78%) Clustering
10 14 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.43%) IPTV
11 12 (1.43%) Over-the-Top Content
11 12 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 8 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (0.95%) Social Network
13 6 (0.71%) Video on Demand
13 6 (0.71%) Device Driver
14 5 (0.59%) GIS
14 5 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 702 (83.37%) Linux
2 171 (20.31%) Ubuntu
3 146 (17.34%) UNIX
4 137 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 129 (15.32%) Windows
6 127 (15.08%) CentOS
7 61 (7.24%) Debian
8 36 (4.28%) Solaris
9 23 (2.73%) Android
10 16 (1.90%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.66%) CoreOS
12 12 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.83%) Fedora
15 6 (0.71%) SUSE
16 5 (0.59%) AIX
17 3 (0.36%) HPUX
18 2 (0.24%) FreeBSD
18 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (77.91%) DevOps
2 404 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (36.34%) Configuration Management
4 303 (35.99%) Continuous Integration
5 125 (14.85%) E-Commerce
6 121 (14.37%) Scrum
7 106 (12.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 102 (12.11%) Open Source
9 90 (10.69%) Software Engineering
10 89 (10.57%) TDD
11 73 (8.67%) BDD
12 55 (6.53%) ITIL
13 54 (6.41%) Load Balancing
14 53 (6.29%) OO
15 48 (5.70%) Build Automation
16 45 (5.34%) Kanban
17 40 (4.75%) Automated Testing
18 39 (4.63%) Mentoring
19 38 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
19 38 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 414 (49.17%) Python
2 299 (35.51%) Ruby
3 284 (33.73%) Bash Shell
4 258 (30.64%) Java
5 198 (23.52%) Perl
6 159 (18.88%) PHP
7 104 (12.35%) JavaScript
8 86 (10.21%) SQL
9 76 (9.03%) PowerShell
10 53 (6.29%) Scala
11 50 (5.94%) C#
12 44 (5.23%) Groovy
13 33 (3.92%) Go
14 26 (3.09%) Shell Script
15 19 (2.26%) C++
16 18 (2.14%) Korn
17 15 (1.78%) Clojure
18 14 (1.66%) F#
19 12 (1.43%) Bourne shell
20 9 (1.07%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (7.60%) Degree
2 55 (6.53%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (4.75%) CCNA
4 17 (2.02%) CCNP
5 10 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.95%) RHCE
8 6 (0.71%) CCIE
8 6 (0.71%) RHCSA
9 5 (0.59%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.48%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.36%) MCSE
12 2 (0.24%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.24%) OCP
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.24%) LPIC
13 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.75%) QA
2 19 (2.26%) SLA
3 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 119 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (13.66%) Docker
3 50 (5.94%) Varnish
4 25 (2.97%) vCloud
5 19 (2.26%) VirtualBox
5 19 (2.26%) vSphere
6 15 (1.78%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.43%) KVM
8 11 (1.31%) HDFS
9 10 (1.19%) LXC
10 9 (1.07%) Samba
10 9 (1.07%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.95%) NFS
11 8 (0.95%) Active Directory
12 7 (0.83%) GlusterFS
13 6 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.71%) Xen
14 5 (0.59%) XenServer
15 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 666 (79.10%) Puppet
2 588 (69.83%) Opscode Chef
3 174 (20.67%) Nagios
4 166 (19.71%) Salt
5 108 (12.83%) Vagrant
6 60 (7.13%) ZABBIX
7 50 (5.94%) logstash
8 31 (3.68%) Graphite
9 28 (3.33%) HAProxy
10 26 (3.09%) Unicenter
10 26 (3.09%) Tivoli
11 25 (2.97%) Capistrano
12 24 (2.85%) BladeLogic
13 22 (2.61%) Cacti
14 19 (2.26%) Kibana
15 13 (1.54%) collectd
15 13 (1.54%) Kubernetes
16 12 (1.43%) Control-M
17 9 (1.07%) Check_MK
17 9 (1.07%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 167 (19.83%) VMware
2 108 (12.83%) Red Hat
3 101 (12.00%) Oracle
4 69 (8.19%) SaltStack
5 62 (7.36%) Splunk
6 59 (7.01%) Rackspace
7 42 (4.99%) Microsoft
8 31 (3.68%) Cisco
9 29 (3.44%) Google
10 27 (3.21%) F5
11 23 (2.73%) Akamai
12 21 (2.49%) New Relic
13 19 (2.26%) IBM
14 17 (2.02%) HP
15 10 (1.19%) Dell
16 9 (1.07%) NetApp
17 8 (0.95%) CheckPoint
18 7 (0.83%) Perforce
18 7 (0.83%) hybris
18 7 (0.83%) Percona
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