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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 637 843 -
Rank change year-on-year
+206 -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 249 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.028% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.50% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 208 28 0
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £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
7107 6459 6190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.74% 6.23% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5732 5081 5012
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +204 232 £60,000 -7.69% 34
London +181 187 £60,000 -7.69% 22
City of London +23 19 £47,500 -13.63% 6
East of England - 11 £40,000 - 1
South West - 10 £48,750 - 2
Bristol - 10 £48,750 - 2
West Midlands - 9 £60,000 - 1
Coventry - 7 £60,000 -
Essex - 6 - -
Wales - 6 £67,500 -
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 6 £45,000 -
South East -33 5 £53,750 -2.27% 3
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £40,000 -
Swansea - 4 £67,500 -
North West - 4 £35,000 - 2
West Wales - 4 £67,500 -
Scotland +15 3 £45,000 -16.66%
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +2 1 - -
Hampshire -19 1 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 411 (81.55%) Linux
2 402 (79.76%) Puppet
3 343 (68.06%) DevOps
4 328 (65.08%) Opscode Chef
5 243 (48.21%) Ruby
6 236 (46.83%) Python
7 209 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
8 192 (38.10%) Java
9 186 (36.90%) nginx
10 163 (32.34%) Git (software)
11 155 (30.75%) Continuous Integration
11 155 (30.75%) Configuration Management
12 150 (29.76%) Bash Shell
13 142 (28.17%) Perl
14 139 (27.58%) Apache
15 132 (26.19%) NoSQL
16 129 (25.60%) Jenkins
17 125 (24.80%) Windows
18 123 (24.40%) Tomcat
18 123 (24.40%) MySQL
19 120 (23.81%) Nagios
20 112 (22.22%) MongoDB
20 112 (22.22%) Salt
21 110 (21.83%) UNIX
22 107 (21.23%) Redis
22 107 (21.23%) Amazon AWS
23 105 (20.83%) VMware
24 101 (20.04%) Apache Cassandra
25 100 (19.84%) Ubuntu
26 93 (18.45%) PostgreSQL

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 186 (36.90%) nginx
2 139 (27.58%) Apache
3 123 (24.40%) Tomcat
4 77 (15.28%) Elasticsearch
5 68 (13.49%) Node.js
6 64 (12.70%) OpenStack
7 33 (6.55%) WebSphere
8 32 (6.35%) IIS
9 29 (5.75%) JBoss
10 21 (4.17%) WebLogic
10 21 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
11 20 (3.97%) CloudStack
12 14 (2.78%) Apache Solr
12 14 (2.78%) Confluence
13 11 (2.18%) GlassFish
14 10 (1.98%) MediaWiki
14 10 (1.98%) TWiki
15 9 (1.79%) Jetty
16 7 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.79%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 107 (21.23%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (7.34%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.98%) PaaS
4 15 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.78%) SaaS
6 13 (2.58%) GitHub
7 12 (2.38%) Route 53
8 11 (2.18%) IBM SmartCloud
9 9 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (1.79%) Google App Engine
10 8 (1.59%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.39%) IaaS
12 6 (1.19%) Heroku
13 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.40%) Engine Yard
14 2 (0.40%) ElastiCache
14 2 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 1 (0.20%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 81 (16.07%) DNS
2 45 (8.93%) HTTP
3 39 (7.74%) TCP/IP
4 33 (6.55%) Firewall
5 24 (4.76%) SSH
6 20 (3.97%) BIG-IP
7 18 (3.57%) Internet
8 17 (3.37%) LAN
9 15 (2.98%) HTTPS
10 14 (2.78%) WAN
11 13 (2.58%) IPsec
12 12 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (2.18%) DHCP
14 10 (1.98%) FTP
14 10 (1.98%) Network Security
14 10 (1.98%) Asterisk PBX
15 9 (1.79%) SNMP
16 8 (1.59%) LDAP
16 8 (1.59%) SMTP
16 8 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 123 (24.40%) MySQL
3 112 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 107 (21.23%) Redis
5 101 (20.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 93 (18.45%) PostgreSQL
7 54 (10.71%) Relational Database
8 36 (7.14%) SQL Server
9 27 (5.36%) Big Data
10 19 (3.77%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.78%) MariaDB
12 10 (1.98%) DB2
13 9 (1.79%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
15 6 (1.19%) CouchDB
15 6 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (0.99%) NewSQL
16 5 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 163 (32.34%) Git (software)
2 129 (25.60%) Jenkins
3 62 (12.30%) Subversion
4 56 (11.11%) Maven
5 53 (10.52%) Cucumber
6 49 (9.72%) RSpec
7 34 (6.75%) TeamCity
8 28 (5.56%) Hudson
9 25 (4.96%) JIRA
10 24 (4.76%) Artifactory
11 21 (4.17%) Mercurial
12 18 (3.57%) Gradle
12 18 (3.57%) Jasmine
12 18 (3.57%) Mocha
13 16 (3.17%) Ant
14 13 (2.58%) WebDriver
15 12 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (2.18%) Gerrit
16 11 (2.18%) GitLab
17 10 (1.98%) MSBuild
General
1 39 (7.74%) Finance
2 19 (3.77%) Marketing
3 17 (3.37%) Games
4 16 (3.17%) Advertising
5 15 (2.98%) Retail
6 14 (2.78%) Front Office
7 10 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.79%) German Language
8 9 (1.79%) Italian Language
8 9 (1.79%) Turkish Language
9 5 (0.99%) Banking
10 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Back Office
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 132 (26.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 123 (24.40%) Administrator
3 112 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 87 (17.26%) Developer
5 85 (16.87%) Linux Administrator
6 69 (13.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 38 (7.54%) Ruby Developer
8 33 (6.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 27 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 17 (3.37%) Lead Developer
11 17 (3.37%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 16 (3.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 16 (3.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (2.98%) Automation Engineer
14 12 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (2.18%) Consultant
16 10 (1.98%) DBA
16 10 (1.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (18.25%) Web Services
2 77 (15.28%) AngularJS
3 60 (11.90%) Backbone.js
3 60 (11.90%) Ruby on Rails
4 55 (10.91%) HTML
5 47 (9.33%) Ember.js
6 40 (7.94%) KnockoutJS
7 39 (7.74%) HTML5
8 36 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
9 31 (6.15%) CSS
10 26 (5.16%) .NET
11 24 (4.76%) LAMP
12 22 (4.37%) Django
12 22 (4.37%) Sass
13 21 (4.17%) Apache Flex
14 18 (3.57%) jQuery
15 17 (3.37%) REST
16 16 (3.17%) J2EE
16 16 (3.17%) Resque
17 15 (2.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 91 (18.06%) Open Source
2 54 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.97%) User Experience
4 16 (3.17%) Clustering
5 15 (2.98%) Social Media
6 14 (2.78%) Replication
7 9 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.79%) Blog
8 8 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.39%) Derivative
10 6 (1.19%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (0.79%) iPad
11 4 (0.79%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.60%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.40%) IPTV
13 2 (0.40%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.40%) DTV
13 2 (0.40%) Informatics
13 2 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 411 (81.55%) Linux
2 125 (24.80%) Windows
3 110 (21.83%) UNIX
4 100 (19.84%) Ubuntu
5 76 (15.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (12.30%) CentOS
7 35 (6.94%) Debian
8 17 (3.37%) Solaris
9 11 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.98%) Android
10 10 (1.98%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (1.39%) Fedora
12 5 (0.99%) OpenBSD
12 5 (0.99%) FreeBSD
12 5 (0.99%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.99%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.79%) AIX
13 4 (0.79%) Mac OS X Server
13 4 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (68.06%) DevOps
2 209 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (30.75%) Configuration Management
3 155 (30.75%) Continuous Integration
4 88 (17.46%) E-Commerce
5 82 (16.27%) Scrum
6 74 (14.68%) OO
7 63 (12.50%) TDD
8 56 (11.11%) BDD
9 40 (7.94%) Software Engineering
10 35 (6.94%) ITIL
11 30 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (5.75%) OOP
12 29 (5.75%) Automated Testing
13 28 (5.56%) Kanban
14 27 (5.36%) Security Management
15 25 (4.96%) Load Balancing
16 24 (4.76%) Analytics
17 19 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 243 (48.21%) Ruby
2 236 (46.83%) Python
3 192 (38.10%) Java
4 150 (29.76%) Bash Shell
5 142 (28.17%) Perl
6 86 (17.06%) JavaScript
7 74 (14.68%) PHP
8 56 (11.11%) SQL
9 34 (6.75%) Groovy
10 27 (5.36%) Shell Script
11 26 (5.16%) PowerShell
12 25 (4.96%) Scala
13 17 (3.37%) C
14 16 (3.17%) Korn
15 11 (2.18%) CoffeeScript
16 10 (1.98%) Clojure
17 6 (1.19%) Golang
18 5 (0.99%) C++
18 5 (0.99%) Tcl
18 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (16.67%) Degree
2 15 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.18%) CCNA
4 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.79%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.60%) RHCE
6 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CCIE
7 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 1 (0.20%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) OCP
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) SLA
3 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (16.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (6.75%) Varnish
3 26 (5.16%) Docker
4 24 (4.76%) Xen
5 19 (3.77%) KVM
6 15 (2.98%) vSphere
7 14 (2.78%) vCloud
8 13 (2.58%) NFS
9 11 (2.18%) Hyper-V
10 6 (1.19%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.99%) XenServer
12 4 (0.79%) SpamAssassin
12 4 (0.79%) Ceph
13 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.40%) Samba
14 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
15 1 (0.20%) LXC
Systems Management
1 402 (79.76%) Puppet
2 328 (65.08%) Opscode Chef
3 120 (23.81%) Nagios
4 112 (22.22%) Salt
5 66 (13.10%) Vagrant
6 33 (6.55%) Graphite
7 26 (5.16%) ZABBIX
8 23 (4.56%) collectd
9 20 (3.97%) HAProxy
10 19 (3.77%) Opsview
11 18 (3.57%) Cacti
12 13 (2.58%) logstash
13 10 (1.98%) Munin
14 9 (1.79%) BladeLogic
15 8 (1.59%) Icinga
16 7 (1.39%) Zenoss
17 6 (1.19%) Capistrano
17 6 (1.19%) Unicenter
17 6 (1.19%) Tivoli
17 6 (1.19%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 105 (20.83%) VMware
2 71 (14.09%) Red Hat
3 64 (12.70%) SaltStack
4 55 (10.91%) Oracle
5 23 (4.56%) Microsoft
5 23 (4.56%) F5
6 21 (4.17%) Akamai
7 19 (3.77%) Google
8 18 (3.57%) IBM
9 14 (2.78%) New Relic
10 13 (2.58%) Percona
10 13 (2.58%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.59%) hybris
11 8 (1.59%) SAP
11 8 (1.59%) Cisco
12 6 (1.19%) Citrix
12 6 (1.19%) Splunk
13 5 (0.99%) HP
14 4 (0.79%) DigitalOcean
15 3 (0.60%) Dell
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + on Call + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PCR
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Package including 25 days holiday.
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago