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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ansible
UK
Rank 204 367 710
Rank change year-on-year
+163 +343
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1427 823 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.70% 0.83% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.15% 10.61% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 710 200
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
7083 7758 7689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.43% 7.83% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5832 6321 6149
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,766 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +160 1390 £62,500 +4.16% 230
London +135 1001 £65,000 +4.00% 137
South East +143 134 £53,750 +2.38% 37
City of London +25 109 £66,250 +6.00% 22
Berkshire - 64 £62,500 - 16
Yorkshire -6 59 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North West +31 58 £52,500 +10.52% 20
South West +32 49 £51,250 -10.86% 7
Manchester +19 47 £52,500 +10.52% 17
West Yorkshire -6 44 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Leeds +16 34 £55,000 +10.00% 9
East of England +35 28 £60,000 +36.36% 5
East Sussex +33 26 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Brighton +32 25 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands +23 25 £56,250 - 7
East Midlands -7 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bristol +2 24 £62,500 -10.71% 3
Somerset +15 20 £47,000 +10.58% 3
Surrey +36 19 £65,000 +23.80% 6
Reading - 16 £42,500 - 8
Scotland +25 15 £53,250 +18.33% 1
Edinburgh +13 15 £53,250 +18.33%
Hertfordshire +20 14 £70,000 -22.22% 2
Nottingham -1 14 £52,500 +50.00%
Nottinghamshire -1 14 £52,500 -
Slough - 13 £70,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +8 12 £45,000 +28.57% 3
York - 12 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +33 11 £50,000 - 10
Northamptonshire -4 10 £50,000 +33.33%

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 2135 (73.39%) Puppet
2 1991 (68.44%) DevOps
3 1916 (65.86%) Linux
4 1855 (63.77%) Opscode Chef
5 1635 (56.20%) Python
6 1456 (50.05%) Amazon AWS
7 1125 (38.67%) Jenkins
8 1079 (37.09%) Docker
9 1035 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
10 1028 (35.34%) Continuous Integration
11 1022 (35.13%) Configuration Management
12 869 (29.87%) Bash Shell
13 849 (29.19%) Java
14 832 (28.60%) Ruby
15 674 (23.17%) Git (software)
16 570 (19.59%) Windows
17 548 (18.84%) Perl
18 501 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
19 483 (16.60%) VMware
20 466 (16.02%) Finance
21 450 (15.47%) MySQL
22 448 (15.40%) Scrum
23 447 (15.37%) Red Hat
24 414 (14.23%) PowerShell
25 412 (14.16%) Unix
26 399 (13.72%) PHP
26 399 (13.72%) Open Source
27 384 (13.20%) SQL
28 379 (13.03%) Apache
29 375 (12.89%) Salt

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
1 379 (13.03%) Apache
2 345 (11.86%) OpenStack
3 280 (9.63%) Elasticsearch
4 233 (8.01%) Tomcat
5 229 (7.87%) IIS
6 172 (5.91%) Apache Spark
7 169 (5.81%) nginx
8 153 (5.26%) WebSphere
9 148 (5.09%) JBoss
10 124 (4.26%) WebLogic
11 101 (3.47%) Apache Solr
12 94 (3.23%) Confluence
13 74 (2.54%) CloudStack
14 59 (2.03%) Jetty
15 53 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
16 50 (1.72%) Apache Pig
17 35 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
18 20 (0.69%) Drupal
19 13 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
19 13 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 63 (2.17%) 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 (0.069%) HipChat
5 2 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.034%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
1 15 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.45%) Magento
3 8 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.10%) Summit
5 2 (0.069%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.069%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.034%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1456 (50.05%) Amazon AWS
2 501 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 164 (5.64%) Amazon EC2
4 146 (5.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 144 (4.95%) SaaS
6 137 (4.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 98 (3.37%) Amazon S3
7 98 (3.37%) IaaS
8 77 (2.65%) PaaS
9 62 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 57 (1.96%) GitHub
11 52 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 51 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
13 50 (1.72%) CloudBees
14 49 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
15 47 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
16 36 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
17 35 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
18 29 (1.00%) Heroku
19 28 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 216 (7.43%) Firewall
2 215 (7.39%) TCP/IP
3 178 (6.12%) DNS
4 91 (3.13%) HTTP
5 88 (3.03%) LDAP
6 77 (2.65%) Internet
7 70 (2.41%) SAN
8 65 (2.23%) SSL
9 48 (1.65%) VLAN
10 46 (1.58%) BGP
10 46 (1.58%) VPN
11 45 (1.55%) DHCP
11 45 (1.55%) Kerberos
12 40 (1.38%) LAN
13 39 (1.34%) 3G
13 39 (1.34%) 4G
13 39 (1.34%) GSM
13 39 (1.34%) OpenFlow
14 35 (1.20%) WAN
15 34 (1.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (15.47%) MySQL
2 264 (9.08%) MongoDB
3 244 (8.39%) NoSQL
4 237 (8.15%) Hadoop
5 199 (6.84%) Big Data
6 176 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
7 163 (5.60%) SQL Server
8 160 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 152 (5.23%) Redis
10 91 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
11 81 (2.78%) HBase
12 69 (2.37%) Riak
13 66 (2.27%) Couchbase
14 55 (1.89%) Apache Hive
15 48 (1.65%) Relational Database
16 39 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
17 35 (1.20%) Apache Accumulo
18 22 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 19 (0.65%) MariaDB
19 19 (0.65%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1125 (38.67%) Jenkins
2 674 (23.17%) Git (software)
3 364 (12.51%) TeamCity
4 359 (12.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 332 (11.41%) Vagrant
6 272 (9.35%) JIRA
7 261 (8.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 227 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 219 (7.53%) Subversion
10 190 (6.53%) Hudson
11 177 (6.08%) Maven
12 145 (4.98%) MSBuild
13 105 (3.61%) Selenium
14 95 (3.27%) Travis CI
15 94 (3.23%) GoCD
16 73 (2.51%) Ant
17 63 (2.17%) HP UFT
18 56 (1.93%) ClearCase
19 55 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
20 54 (1.86%) GitLab
General
1 466 (16.02%) Finance
2 302 (10.38%) Banking
3 156 (5.36%) Retail
4 131 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 94 (3.23%) Marketing
6 78 (2.68%) Games
7 69 (2.37%) Law
8 61 (2.10%) Advertising
9 32 (1.10%) Publishing
10 31 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 24 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.72%) Back Office
12 21 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.62%) Front Office
14 17 (0.58%) Electronics
15 10 (0.34%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.24%) Legal
17 6 (0.21%) Online Betting
18 5 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
18 5 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1182 (40.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 453 (15.57%) Linux Engineer
3 452 (15.54%) Developer
4 325 (11.17%) AWS Engineer
5 307 (10.55%) Administrator
6 299 (10.28%) AWS DevOps
7 282 (9.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 262 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
9 234 (8.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 198 (6.81%) Senior DevOps
11 180 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
12 178 (6.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 168 (5.78%) Linux Administrator
14 158 (5.43%) Java Developer
15 144 (4.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 134 (4.61%) Architect
17 130 (4.47%) Cloud Engineer
18 120 (4.13%) Senior Developer
19 112 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
20 104 (3.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (12.17%) Web Services
2 272 (9.35%) .NET
3 240 (8.25%) Node.js
4 213 (7.32%) LAMP
5 189 (6.50%) ELK Stack
6 162 (5.57%) HTML
7 153 (5.26%) CSS
8 152 (5.23%) AngularJS
9 132 (4.54%) REST
10 106 (3.64%) RESTful
11 101 (3.47%) React
12 76 (2.61%) Spring
13 72 (2.48%) LEMP Stack
14 63 (2.17%) HTML5
15 62 (2.13%) Symfony
16 56 (1.93%) ASP.NET
17 53 (1.82%) Lucene
18 50 (1.72%) Kafka
19 49 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
20 43 (1.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 148 (5.09%) Data Centre
2 126 (4.33%) Computer Science
3 97 (3.33%) Fintech
4 81 (2.78%) User Experience
5 61 (2.10%) Hedge funds
6 58 (1.99%) Public Cloud
7 52 (1.79%) Mobile App
8 47 (1.62%) Clustering
9 42 (1.44%) PKI
10 41 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (1.41%) Online Banking
10 41 (1.41%) Private Cloud
11 36 (1.24%) Visualisation
12 29 (1.00%) Algorithms
13 28 (0.96%) Replication
14 27 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
15 26 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (0.69%) Equities
17 18 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 17 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1916 (65.86%) Linux
2 570 (19.59%) Windows
3 412 (14.16%) Unix
4 356 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 335 (11.52%) CentOS
6 299 (10.28%) Ubuntu
7 196 (6.74%) Windows Server
8 99 (3.40%) Debian
9 76 (2.61%) CoreOS
10 65 (2.23%) Android
10 65 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (2.03%) Apple iOS
12 46 (1.58%) Fedora
12 46 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (1.34%) Solaris
14 24 (0.83%) FreeBSD
15 12 (0.41%) AIX
16 11 (0.38%) VMS
17 9 (0.31%) SUSE
18 8 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1991 (68.44%) DevOps
2 1035 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
3 1028 (35.34%) Continuous Integration
4 1022 (35.13%) Configuration Management
5 448 (15.40%) Scrum
6 399 (13.72%) Open Source
7 374 (12.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 263 (9.04%) Software Engineering
9 262 (9.01%) E-Commerce
10 252 (8.66%) TDD
11 212 (7.29%) Microservices
12 184 (6.33%) Continuous Deployment
13 180 (6.19%) Mentoring
14 159 (5.47%) High Availability
15 133 (4.57%) OO
16 124 (4.26%) Analytics
16 124 (4.26%) Web Development
17 112 (3.85%) DSDM
18 111 (3.82%) SDLC
19 106 (3.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1635 (56.20%) Python
2 869 (29.87%) Bash Shell
3 849 (29.19%) Java
4 832 (28.60%) Ruby
5 548 (18.84%) Perl
6 414 (14.23%) PowerShell
7 399 (13.72%) PHP
8 384 (13.20%) SQL
9 260 (8.94%) Go
10 230 (7.91%) JavaScript
11 175 (6.02%) Shell Script
12 167 (5.74%) C#
13 120 (4.13%) C
14 117 (4.02%) C++
15 105 (3.61%) Scala
16 90 (3.09%) Groovy
17 59 (2.03%) Korn
18 29 (1.00%) Bourne shell
19 24 (0.83%) Clojure
20 13 (0.45%) Rust
Qualifications
1 190 (6.53%) Degree
2 61 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.44%) AWS Certification
4 29 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (0.72%) CCNA
5 21 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.52%) MCSE
8 14 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (0.45%) RHCE
10 12 (0.41%) VCDX
11 11 (0.38%) CISSP
11 11 (0.38%) GIAC
12 10 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
12 10 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
12 10 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
12 10 (0.34%) SANS
12 10 (0.34%) Security+ Certification
12 10 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (3.85%) QA
2 38 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 29 (1.00%) SLA
4 20 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.45%) GCP
6 2 (0.069%) GDPR
7 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1079 (37.09%) Docker
2 337 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (4.06%) Xen
4 116 (3.99%) Active Directory
5 115 (3.95%) vSphere
6 75 (2.58%) KVM
7 53 (1.82%) XenServer
8 48 (1.65%) vCloud
9 44 (1.51%) Hyper-V
9 44 (1.51%) NFS
10 38 (1.31%) Varnish
11 34 (1.17%) LXC
11 34 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
12 28 (0.96%) QEMU
13 19 (0.65%) VirtualBox
14 17 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 16 (0.55%) Samba
15 16 (0.55%) VMware ESX
16 12 (0.41%) Ceph
17 10 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2135 (73.39%) Puppet
2 1855 (63.77%) Opscode Chef
3 375 (12.89%) Salt
4 312 (10.73%) Kubernetes
5 304 (10.45%) Nagios
6 299 (10.28%) Terraform
7 132 (4.54%) Graphite
8 131 (4.50%) Mesos
9 109 (3.75%) Kibana
9 109 (3.75%) logstash
10 97 (3.33%) ZABBIX
11 67 (2.30%) rkt
12 62 (2.13%) HAProxy
13 56 (1.93%) Packer
14 50 (1.72%) CFEngine
15 44 (1.51%) Rancher
16 40 (1.38%) Grafana
17 39 (1.34%) Cobbler
18 35 (1.20%) Oozie
18 35 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 483 (16.60%) VMware
2 447 (15.37%) Red Hat
3 235 (8.08%) Oracle
4 220 (7.56%) Microsoft
5 196 (6.74%) Google
6 151 (5.19%) SaltStack
7 138 (4.74%) Splunk
8 118 (4.06%) New Relic
9 95 (3.27%) Rackspace
10 94 (3.23%) AppDynamics
10 94 (3.23%) Cisco
11 85 (2.92%) Atlassian
12 50 (1.72%) EnterpriseDB
13 48 (1.65%) HP
14 38 (1.31%) Dynatrace
14 38 (1.31%) IBM
15 36 (1.24%) F5
15 36 (1.24%) Zend
16 34 (1.17%) NetApp
17 31 (1.07%) Trend Micro
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £95,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £500 - £550 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday