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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ansible
Rank 619 844 -
Rank change year-on-year
+225 -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 274 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.032% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.67% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 226 27 0
Average salary £56,250 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
7459 6660 6461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.75% 6.18% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6016 5243 5336
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Ansible Salary Histogram in the UK

Ansible
Top 24 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 24 December 2014. 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 +223 265 £57,500 -11.53% 19
London +182 228 £60,000 -7.69% 13
City of London +35 24 £47,500 -32.14% 1
East of England - 14 £45,000 -
South West - 10 £25,000 - 4
Bristol - 10 £25,000 - 1
South East -5 9 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £45,000 -
Essex - 7 - -
Cambridge - 7 £45,000 -
Brighton - 5 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £65,000 -
Scotland +12 3 £50,000 -7.40%
Edinburgh 0 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £56,250 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £56,250 -
West Wales - 1 £75,000 - 2
Wales - 1 £75,000 - 5
Abingdon - 1 £62,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
Swansea - 1 £75,000 - 2

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 400 (81.80%) Linux
2 392 (80.16%) Puppet
3 312 (63.80%) Opscode Chef
4 309 (63.19%) DevOps
5 247 (50.51%) Ruby
6 246 (50.31%) Python
7 193 (39.47%) Java
8 191 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (38.04%) nginx
10 164 (33.54%) Bash Shell
11 148 (30.27%) Git (software)
12 143 (29.24%) Perl
13 137 (28.02%) Continuous Integration
14 131 (26.79%) MySQL
14 131 (26.79%) Apache
15 126 (25.77%) Configuration Management
16 125 (25.56%) Nagios
17 123 (25.15%) Windows
18 121 (24.74%) Salt
19 115 (23.52%) VMware
20 114 (23.31%) Tomcat
20 114 (23.31%) NoSQL
21 112 (22.90%) Jenkins
22 110 (22.49%) Ubuntu
23 106 (21.68%) UNIX
24 105 (21.47%) Amazon AWS
25 98 (20.04%) MongoDB
25 98 (20.04%) Redis
26 96 (19.63%) PostgreSQL
27 93 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (38.04%) nginx
2 131 (26.79%) Apache
3 114 (23.31%) Tomcat
4 72 (14.72%) Elasticsearch
5 67 (13.70%) Node.js
6 59 (12.07%) OpenStack
7 34 (6.95%) JBoss
8 30 (6.13%) WebLogic
9 28 (5.73%) WebSphere
10 23 (4.70%) IIS
11 21 (4.29%) CloudStack
12 20 (4.09%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (2.86%) Apache Solr
14 12 (2.45%) Confluence
15 10 (2.04%) GlassFish
16 9 (1.84%) Jetty
16 9 (1.84%) MediaWiki
16 9 (1.84%) TWiki
17 6 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
18 4 (0.82%) Zope
Applications
1 14 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (21.47%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (7.57%) Cloud Computing
3 36 (7.36%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (4.09%) SaaS
5 14 (2.86%) PaaS
5 14 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (2.66%) GitHub
7 11 (2.25%) Amazon S3
8 10 (2.04%) IBM SmartCloud
9 9 (1.84%) Google App Engine
10 8 (1.64%) Route 53
10 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (1.23%) IaaS
11 6 (1.23%) ElastiCache
11 6 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.82%) Heroku
13 3 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
15 1 (0.20%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 79 (16.16%) DNS
2 43 (8.79%) HTTP
3 39 (7.98%) TCP/IP
4 29 (5.93%) BIG-IP
5 27 (5.52%) SSH
6 25 (5.11%) Firewall
7 22 (4.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 21 (4.29%) Internet
9 17 (3.48%) HTTPS
10 15 (3.07%) NetScaler
11 13 (2.66%) LAN
11 13 (2.66%) SAN
11 13 (2.66%) IPsec
12 12 (2.45%) Network Security
13 11 (2.25%) Asterisk PBX
13 11 (2.25%) VoIP
14 10 (2.04%) WAN
14 10 (2.04%) DHCP
14 10 (2.04%) FTP
15 9 (1.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (26.79%) MySQL
2 114 (23.31%) NoSQL
3 98 (20.04%) Redis
3 98 (20.04%) MongoDB
4 96 (19.63%) PostgreSQL
5 90 (18.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 55 (11.25%) Relational Database
7 36 (7.36%) SQL Server
8 33 (6.75%) Big Data
9 18 (3.68%) DB2
9 18 (3.68%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.66%) MariaDB
11 12 (2.45%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.84%) NewSQL
13 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (1.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 148 (30.27%) Git (software)
2 112 (22.90%) Jenkins
3 52 (10.63%) Subversion
4 50 (10.22%) Cucumber
5 49 (10.02%) Maven
6 48 (9.82%) RSpec
7 32 (6.54%) TeamCity
8 23 (4.70%) Hudson
8 23 (4.70%) Artifactory
9 19 (3.89%) JIRA
10 18 (3.68%) Mercurial
10 18 (3.68%) Gradle
11 17 (3.48%) Mocha
11 17 (3.48%) Jasmine
12 14 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (2.45%) Ant
14 11 (2.25%) WebDriver
15 10 (2.04%) Gerrit
15 10 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (1.84%) Bugzilla
General
1 44 (9.00%) Finance
2 19 (3.89%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.48%) Advertising
3 17 (3.48%) Retail
3 17 (3.48%) Marketing
3 17 (3.48%) Games
4 14 (2.86%) Front Office
5 9 (1.84%) Turkish Language
5 9 (1.84%) German Language
5 9 (1.84%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.02%) Banking
7 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.41%) Back Office
8 2 (0.41%) Electronics
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
8 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.20%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 146 (29.86%) Administrator
2 123 (25.15%) Systems Administrator
3 105 (21.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 104 (21.27%) Linux Administrator
5 81 (16.56%) Developer
6 77 (15.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 33 (6.75%) Ruby Developer
8 25 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (5.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 19 (3.89%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 19 (3.89%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 18 (3.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 17 (3.48%) Automation Engineer
12 16 (3.27%) Lead Developer
13 14 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (2.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 12 (2.45%) Python Developer
16 11 (2.25%) JavaScript Developer
16 11 (2.25%) Consultant
17 9 (1.84%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (18.40%) Web Services
2 76 (15.54%) AngularJS
3 58 (11.86%) Backbone.js
4 56 (11.45%) Ruby on Rails
5 55 (11.25%) HTML
6 44 (9.00%) Ember.js
7 39 (7.98%) HTML5
8 38 (7.77%) KnockoutJS
9 34 (6.95%) RabbitMQ
10 31 (6.34%) CSS
11 23 (4.70%) LAMP
11 23 (4.70%) Django
12 21 (4.29%) Sass
13 20 (4.09%) Apache Flex
14 18 (3.68%) .NET
15 16 (3.27%) ActiveMQ
15 16 (3.27%) Resque
16 14 (2.86%) CSS3
17 13 (2.66%) REST
17 13 (2.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 83 (16.97%) Open Source
2 56 (11.45%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.70%) Social Media
4 19 (3.89%) User Experience
5 15 (3.07%) Replication
6 12 (2.45%) Clustering
7 9 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.84%) Blog
8 7 (1.43%) Derivative
8 7 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.82%) iPad
10 4 (0.82%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.61%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.61%) Informatics
11 3 (0.61%) Life Science
11 3 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.41%) Online Games
12 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 400 (81.80%) Linux
2 123 (25.15%) Windows
3 110 (22.49%) Ubuntu
4 106 (21.68%) UNIX
5 83 (16.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 71 (14.52%) CentOS
7 32 (6.54%) Debian
8 18 (3.68%) Solaris
9 10 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.43%) Fedora
10 7 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.23%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.23%) Android
11 6 (1.23%) OpenBSD
11 6 (1.23%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.82%) FreeBSD
12 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (63.19%) DevOps
2 191 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (28.02%) Continuous Integration
4 126 (25.77%) Configuration Management
5 79 (16.16%) E-Commerce
6 68 (13.91%) OO
6 68 (13.91%) Scrum
7 58 (11.86%) TDD
8 50 (10.22%) BDD
9 39 (7.98%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (6.75%) ITIL
11 31 (6.34%) Software Engineering
11 31 (6.34%) Load Balancing
11 31 (6.34%) Analytics
12 28 (5.73%) OOP
12 28 (5.73%) Security Management
13 26 (5.32%) Automated Testing
13 26 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (4.09%) Kanban
15 18 (3.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 247 (50.51%) Ruby
2 246 (50.31%) Python
3 193 (39.47%) Java
4 164 (33.54%) Bash Shell
5 143 (29.24%) Perl
6 76 (15.54%) JavaScript
7 67 (13.70%) PHP
8 60 (12.27%) SQL
9 39 (7.98%) Groovy
10 28 (5.73%) Shell Script
11 24 (4.91%) Scala
12 22 (4.50%) PowerShell
13 21 (4.29%) Korn
14 17 (3.48%) C
15 11 (2.25%) T-SQL
15 11 (2.25%) CoffeeScript
16 9 (1.84%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.64%) Clojure
18 6 (1.23%) C++
19 5 (1.02%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 85 (17.38%) Degree
2 10 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.23%) Postgraduate
3 6 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.23%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.23%) CCNA
4 4 (0.82%) RHCE
5 2 (0.41%) CCIE
5 2 (0.41%) CCNP
6 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.93%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (7.98%) Xen
3 30 (6.13%) Varnish
3 30 (6.13%) Docker
4 29 (5.93%) KVM
5 22 (4.50%) NFS
6 17 (3.48%) vSphere
7 13 (2.66%) vCloud
8 12 (2.45%) Hyper-V
9 6 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.23%) VirtualBox
10 5 (1.02%) XenServer
11 4 (0.82%) Ceph
11 4 (0.82%) SpamAssassin
12 3 (0.61%) Samba
13 2 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
14 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 392 (80.16%) Puppet
2 312 (63.80%) Opscode Chef
3 125 (25.56%) Nagios
4 121 (24.74%) Salt
5 73 (14.93%) Vagrant
6 37 (7.57%) Graphite
7 34 (6.95%) ZABBIX
8 32 (6.54%) Cacti
9 25 (5.11%) collectd
10 20 (4.09%) Opsview
11 19 (3.89%) HAProxy
12 16 (3.27%) CFEngine
13 14 (2.86%) Munin
14 12 (2.45%) logstash
14 12 (2.45%) Icinga
15 10 (2.04%) Ganglia
16 9 (1.84%) StatsD
17 7 (1.43%) Zenoss
17 7 (1.43%) Capistrano
18 6 (1.23%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 115 (23.52%) VMware
2 84 (17.18%) Red Hat
3 64 (13.09%) Oracle
4 61 (12.47%) SaltStack
5 32 (6.54%) F5
6 20 (4.09%) Akamai
7 17 (3.48%) Google
7 17 (3.48%) Microsoft
8 15 (3.07%) Citrix
9 14 (2.86%) IBM
10 13 (2.66%) Rackspace
10 13 (2.66%) New Relic
11 12 (2.45%) Percona
11 12 (2.45%) Cisco
12 11 (2.25%) Sybase
13 7 (1.43%) Murex
13 7 (1.43%) Calypso
14 6 (1.23%) SAP
14 6 (1.23%) hybris
15 4 (0.82%) Splunk
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + shares + benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago