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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 434 758 859
Rank change year-on-year
+324 +101
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 585 172 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.15% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.58% 2.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 507 157 20
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £61,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +52.54%

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +297 577 £60,000 +14.28% 81
London +249 443 £60,000 +14.28% 59
City of London +78 85 £65,000 +44.44% 19
South East +18 41 £55,000 - 6
South West - 32 £67,500 - 5
Bristol - 28 £68,750 - 1
West Midlands - 19 £65,000 - 1
Birmingham - 17 £65,000 - 1
East of England +16 16 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Yorkshire - 16 £65,000 - 2
Leeds - 16 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 16 £65,000 - 2
Berkshire - 13 £55,000 - 1
Ealing - 10 £58,500 -
Reading - 10 £52,500 - 1
Surrey +16 9 £34,000 -43.33% 1
Hampshire - 8 £58,750 -
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Cambridge +13 6 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Oxfordshire - 6 - - 3
Leatherhead - 6 £34,000 - 1
Scotland +14 5 £48,750 +34.48% 1
Edinburgh +5 5 £48,750 +34.48% 1
Essex +2 5 - -
North West -1 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Oxford - 5 - - 3
East Sussex +18 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Brighton +17 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Hertfordshire -10 4 £67,500 +42.10%
North East - 4 £45,000 -

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 866 (80.63%) Linux
2 860 (80.07%) Puppet
3 838 (78.03%) DevOps
4 769 (71.60%) Opscode Chef
5 588 (54.75%) Python
6 514 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
7 496 (46.18%) Amazon AWS
8 464 (43.20%) Jenkins
9 407 (37.90%) Ruby
10 394 (36.69%) Continuous Integration
11 388 (36.13%) Git (software)
12 383 (35.66%) Configuration Management
13 380 (35.38%) Java
14 374 (34.82%) Bash Shell
15 264 (24.58%) VMware
16 263 (24.49%) MySQL
17 251 (23.37%) Apache
18 250 (23.28%) Perl
19 242 (22.53%) MongoDB
20 241 (22.44%) Nagios
21 237 (22.07%) nginx
22 234 (21.79%) NoSQL
23 220 (20.48%) Salt
24 217 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
25 216 (20.11%) Ubuntu
26 199 (18.53%) Apache Cassandra
27 190 (17.69%) UNIX
28 179 (16.67%) PHP
29 171 (15.92%) PostgreSQL
29 171 (15.92%) OpenStack

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 251 (23.37%) Apache
2 237 (22.07%) nginx
3 171 (15.92%) OpenStack
4 141 (13.13%) Tomcat
5 132 (12.29%) Elasticsearch
6 88 (8.19%) Node.js
7 63 (5.87%) Apache Solr
8 61 (5.68%) IIS
9 46 (4.28%) Apache Spark
10 44 (4.10%) JBoss
11 21 (1.96%) Confluence
12 20 (1.86%) WebLogic
12 20 (1.86%) Jetty
13 18 (1.68%) Apache Pig
14 15 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
15 14 (1.30%) WebSphere
16 11 (1.02%) GlassFish
17 10 (0.93%) MediaWiki
18 9 (0.84%) Drupal
18 9 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (0.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.093%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.093%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 496 (46.18%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (8.01%) IaaS
4 82 (7.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 74 (6.89%) Amazon EC2
6 46 (4.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 39 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
8 32 (2.98%) PaaS
9 28 (2.61%) SaaS
10 24 (2.23%) Sumo Logic
11 21 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 17 (1.58%) Amazon S3
13 16 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (1.49%) CloudFront
14 14 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (1.02%) GitHub
15 11 (1.02%) IBM SmartCloud
16 10 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (0.93%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 142 (13.22%) DNS
2 98 (9.12%) Firewall
3 86 (8.01%) HTTP
4 79 (7.36%) TCP/IP
5 67 (6.24%) Internet
6 58 (5.40%) WAN
7 54 (5.03%) LAN
8 40 (3.72%) VLAN
9 23 (2.14%) VPN
9 23 (2.14%) SSL
10 22 (2.05%) SMTP
11 20 (1.86%) SNMP
12 19 (1.77%) IPsec
12 19 (1.77%) OSPF
12 19 (1.77%) BGP
12 19 (1.77%) LDAP
13 18 (1.68%) Network Security
14 16 (1.49%) DHCP
14 16 (1.49%) SAN
15 15 (1.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (24.49%) MySQL
2 242 (22.53%) MongoDB
3 234 (21.79%) NoSQL
4 199 (18.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 171 (15.92%) PostgreSQL
6 157 (14.62%) Redis
7 102 (9.50%) Hadoop
8 97 (9.03%) Big Data
9 60 (5.59%) Relational Database
9 60 (5.59%) HBase
10 49 (4.56%) SQL Server
11 43 (4.00%) Couchbase
12 39 (3.63%) Amazon RDS
13 30 (2.79%) Apache Hive
14 24 (2.23%) CouchDB
15 22 (2.05%) Riak
15 22 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
15 22 (2.05%) Oracle Database
16 19 (1.77%) Impala
17 16 (1.49%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 464 (43.20%) Jenkins
2 388 (36.13%) Git (software)
3 151 (14.06%) Maven
4 83 (7.73%) Hudson
5 82 (7.64%) Subversion
6 66 (6.15%) JIRA
7 52 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 52 (4.84%) Grunt
8 49 (4.56%) Cucumber
9 38 (3.54%) Mercurial
10 34 (3.17%) Gradle
11 29 (2.70%) RSpec
12 22 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (2.05%) Artifactory
13 19 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (1.40%) Ant
14 15 (1.40%) JUnit
14 15 (1.40%) WebDriver
15 13 (1.21%) Selenium
16 11 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 69 (6.42%) Finance
2 64 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.54%) Retail
4 28 (2.61%) Marketing
5 21 (1.96%) Advertising
6 20 (1.86%) Publishing
6 20 (1.86%) Games
6 20 (1.86%) Law
7 13 (1.21%) Online Betting
8 11 (1.02%) Banking
9 9 (0.84%) Electronics
10 4 (0.37%) Legal
11 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.19%) Local Government
12 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.093%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.093%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.093%) French Language
13 1 (0.093%) German Language
Job Titles
1 419 (39.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 183 (17.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 161 (14.99%) Developer
4 112 (10.43%) Systems Administrator
5 106 (9.87%) Administrator
6 100 (9.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 100 (9.31%) Linux Engineer
7 76 (7.08%) Linux Administrator
8 64 (5.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 60 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
10 59 (5.49%) Architect
11 47 (4.38%) Software Engineer
11 47 (4.38%) Senior Developer
12 45 (4.19%) Python Developer
13 41 (3.82%) Java Developer
14 31 (2.89%) Automation Engineer
15 24 (2.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
16 21 (1.96%) Consultant
17 20 (1.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 20 (1.86%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (15.55%) Web Services
2 98 (9.12%) LAMP
3 86 (8.01%) AngularJS
4 82 (7.64%) CSS
5 80 (7.45%) HTML
6 75 (6.98%) Django
7 71 (6.61%) REST
8 67 (6.24%) .NET
9 59 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
10 51 (4.75%) XML
11 49 (4.56%) Ruby on Rails
12 48 (4.47%) jQuery
13 47 (4.38%) HTML5
14 46 (4.28%) JSON
15 44 (4.10%) CSS3
16 38 (3.54%) RESTful
16 38 (3.54%) Sensu
17 37 (3.45%) Spring
18 35 (3.26%) SOAP
19 30 (2.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 46 (4.28%) Public Cloud
3 41 (3.82%) Replication
4 40 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 38 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (2.89%) Social Media
6 31 (2.89%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 21 (1.96%) Digital Media
9 18 (1.68%) User Experience
10 15 (1.40%) Private Cloud
11 13 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.12%) Clustering
12 12 (1.12%) Social Network
13 11 (1.02%) Semantic Web
14 10 (0.93%) Wiki
14 10 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (0.93%) Over-the-Top Content
14 10 (0.93%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 866 (80.63%) Linux
2 216 (20.11%) Ubuntu
3 190 (17.69%) UNIX
4 160 (14.90%) CentOS
5 154 (14.34%) Windows
6 152 (14.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (6.80%) Debian
8 35 (3.26%) CoreOS
9 31 (2.89%) Solaris
10 30 (2.79%) Android
11 21 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (1.30%) Apple iOS
14 13 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (0.93%) Fedora
16 8 (0.74%) SUSE
17 4 (0.37%) AIX
18 3 (0.28%) FreeBSD
18 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 838 (78.03%) DevOps
2 514 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 394 (36.69%) Continuous Integration
4 383 (35.66%) Configuration Management
5 160 (14.90%) Software Engineering
6 135 (12.57%) E-Commerce
7 134 (12.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 121 (11.27%) Open Source
9 115 (10.71%) TDD
9 115 (10.71%) Scrum
10 89 (8.29%) BDD
11 68 (6.33%) Build Automation
12 65 (6.05%) Load Balancing
13 62 (5.77%) ITIL
13 62 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (5.59%) Mentoring
15 53 (4.93%) Kanban
16 44 (4.10%) Automated Testing
17 43 (4.00%) Unit Testing
18 41 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 588 (54.75%) Python
2 407 (37.90%) Ruby
3 380 (35.38%) Java
4 374 (34.82%) Bash Shell
5 250 (23.28%) Perl
6 179 (16.67%) PHP
7 143 (13.31%) JavaScript
8 108 (10.06%) SQL
9 100 (9.31%) PowerShell
10 79 (7.36%) Scala
11 76 (7.08%) C#
12 71 (6.61%) Go
13 65 (6.05%) Groovy
14 58 (5.40%) Shell Script
15 57 (5.31%) C++
16 33 (3.07%) Bourne shell
17 24 (2.23%) Clojure
18 19 (1.77%) Spark SQL
19 16 (1.49%) F#
20 15 (1.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 99 (9.22%) Degree
2 63 (5.87%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (4.28%) CCNA
4 23 (2.14%) CCNP
5 18 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.40%) RHCE
7 10 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (0.93%) RHCSA
8 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.56%) CCIE
10 5 (0.47%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.37%) LPIC
11 4 (0.37%) PMP
11 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.37%) SAP Certification
12 3 (0.28%) MCSE
12 3 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (0.28%) RHCA
13 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.52%) QA
2 20 (1.86%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.49%) SLA
4 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 217 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (15.55%) Docker
3 50 (4.66%) Varnish
4 43 (4.00%) VirtualBox
5 35 (3.26%) Xen
6 30 (2.79%) vCloud
7 26 (2.42%) HDFS
8 22 (2.05%) vSphere
9 19 (1.77%) KVM
10 18 (1.68%) Samba
10 18 (1.68%) XenServer
11 16 (1.49%) Postfix
12 14 (1.30%) Hyper-V
13 12 (1.12%) NFS
14 11 (1.02%) iptables
15 9 (0.84%) LXC
16 8 (0.74%) Active Directory
16 8 (0.74%) Squid
16 8 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 860 (80.07%) Puppet
2 769 (71.60%) Opscode Chef
3 241 (22.44%) Nagios
4 220 (20.48%) Salt
5 164 (15.27%) Vagrant
6 116 (10.80%) ZABBIX
7 61 (5.68%) logstash
8 37 (3.45%) HAProxy
9 28 (2.61%) Capistrano
9 28 (2.61%) Graphite
10 26 (2.42%) Kubernetes
11 23 (2.14%) Unicenter
11 23 (2.14%) Tivoli
12 22 (2.05%) Kibana
13 19 (1.77%) Cacti
14 15 (1.40%) BladeLogic
15 14 (1.30%) Mesos
16 13 (1.21%) yum
16 13 (1.21%) Opsview
17 11 (1.02%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 264 (24.58%) VMware
2 158 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 136 (12.66%) Oracle
4 118 (10.99%) SaltStack
5 101 (9.40%) Splunk
6 84 (7.82%) Rackspace
7 55 (5.12%) Cisco
8 53 (4.93%) Google
9 39 (3.63%) Microsoft
10 38 (3.54%) New Relic
11 32 (2.98%) F5
12 27 (2.51%) Citrix
13 26 (2.42%) HP
14 18 (1.68%) Akamai
15 15 (1.40%) Perforce
16 14 (1.30%) Juniper
17 13 (1.21%) IBM
18 12 (1.12%) NetApp
18 12 (1.12%) CheckPoint
19 9 (0.84%) Dell
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
James Chase Solutions
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Life, Health etc#
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
D P Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Rutland
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago