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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 442 801 864
Rank change year-on-year
+359 +63
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 574 137 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.12% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.41% 1.84% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 495 132 19
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 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,400 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +44.06%

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
7744 7437 6986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 6.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6141 5994 5612
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 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 3 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 +333 561 £60,000 +20.00% 77
London +257 434 £60,000 +14.28% 50
City of London +65 58 £60,000 +33.33% 23
South East +47 47 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South West - 30 £75,000 - 11
Bristol - 27 £75,000 - 2
Berkshire - 17 £50,000 - 3
East of England +20 16 £55,000 +74.60% 2
West Midlands - 13 £65,000 -
Surrey +18 12 £42,000 -30.00% 1
Hampshire - 10 £57,500 -
Reading - 10 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 9 £65,000 -
Cambridge +25 8 £55,000 +74.60% 1
Edinburgh +13 8 £48,750 +34.48% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £55,000 +74.60% 1
Scotland +8 8 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Leatherhead - 8 £34,000 - 1
Leeds - 7 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Essex +7 6 - -
North West - 6 £40,000 - 2
Ealing - 6 £58,500 -
East Midlands -1 5 £76,250 +84.84% 1
Brighton +21 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Sussex +17 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £45,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 £45,000 - 1
North East - 4 £45,000 - 1

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 790 (81.36%) Linux
2 773 (79.61%) Puppet
3 760 (78.27%) DevOps
4 686 (70.65%) Opscode Chef
5 514 (52.94%) Python
6 478 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
7 432 (44.49%) Amazon AWS
8 416 (42.84%) Jenkins
9 354 (36.46%) Ruby
9 354 (36.46%) Continuous Integration
9 354 (36.46%) Configuration Management
10 348 (35.84%) Git (software)
11 333 (34.29%) Bash Shell
12 320 (32.96%) Java
13 237 (24.41%) MongoDB
14 236 (24.30%) NoSQL
14 236 (24.30%) MySQL
15 229 (23.58%) nginx
16 228 (23.48%) Perl
16 228 (23.48%) Apache
17 218 (22.45%) VMware
18 204 (21.01%) Nagios
19 196 (20.19%) Salt
20 192 (19.77%) Apache Cassandra
21 185 (19.05%) Ubuntu
22 171 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
23 168 (17.30%) UNIX
24 163 (16.79%) PHP
25 159 (16.37%) OpenStack
26 153 (15.76%) PostgreSQL

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 229 (23.58%) nginx
2 228 (23.48%) Apache
3 159 (16.37%) OpenStack
4 135 (13.90%) Tomcat
5 125 (12.87%) Elasticsearch
6 75 (7.72%) Node.js
7 65 (6.69%) IIS
8 58 (5.97%) Apache Solr
9 46 (4.74%) JBoss
10 35 (3.60%) Apache Spark
11 21 (2.16%) WebLogic
11 21 (2.16%) WebSphere
12 18 (1.85%) Apache Pig
13 17 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
14 15 (1.54%) Confluence
15 13 (1.34%) GlassFish
16 9 (0.93%) Jetty
17 8 (0.82%) Drupal
17 8 (0.82%) CMS
18 5 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 432 (44.49%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (8.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 69 (7.11%) Amazon EC2
4 60 (6.18%) IaaS
5 35 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (2.78%) PaaS
8 20 (2.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 19 (1.96%) SaaS
10 18 (1.85%) Amazon S3
11 16 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
12 15 (1.54%) Sumo Logic
13 14 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (1.44%) CloudFront
14 13 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (1.34%) IBM SmartCloud
15 12 (1.24%) Route 53
16 10 (1.03%) GitHub
16 10 (1.03%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 128 (13.18%) DNS
2 84 (8.65%) Firewall
3 69 (7.11%) TCP/IP
4 63 (6.49%) HTTP
5 54 (5.56%) Internet
6 52 (5.36%) WAN
7 48 (4.94%) LAN
8 35 (3.60%) VLAN
9 19 (1.96%) SSL
10 17 (1.75%) DHCP
10 17 (1.75%) AMQP
11 16 (1.65%) SNMP
12 14 (1.44%) BIG-IP
13 13 (1.34%) SAN
13 13 (1.34%) VPN
14 12 (1.24%) Network Security
15 11 (1.13%) SMTP
16 10 (1.03%) SSH
17 9 (0.93%) IPsec
18 8 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (24.41%) MongoDB
2 236 (24.30%) NoSQL
2 236 (24.30%) MySQL
3 192 (19.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 153 (15.76%) PostgreSQL
5 150 (15.45%) Redis
6 81 (8.34%) Hadoop
7 73 (7.52%) Big Data
8 53 (5.46%) SQL Server
9 48 (4.94%) Relational Database
10 45 (4.63%) HBase
11 43 (4.43%) Couchbase
12 38 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
13 26 (2.68%) Apache Hive
14 23 (2.37%) Oracle Database
14 23 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (1.85%) CouchDB
16 17 (1.75%) Riak
17 16 (1.65%) Impala
18 15 (1.54%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 416 (42.84%) Jenkins
2 348 (35.84%) Git (software)
3 118 (12.15%) Maven
4 86 (8.86%) Subversion
5 74 (7.62%) Hudson
6 58 (5.97%) JIRA
7 54 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 53 (5.46%) TeamCity
9 37 (3.81%) Mercurial
10 36 (3.71%) Grunt
11 35 (3.60%) RSpec
12 28 (2.88%) Gradle
13 24 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (1.96%) WebDriver
15 18 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (1.54%) Ant
17 14 (1.44%) Selenium
17 14 (1.44%) Artifactory
17 14 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (1.13%) Mocha
General
1 63 (6.49%) Finance
2 56 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 37 (3.81%) Retail
4 27 (2.78%) Marketing
5 21 (2.16%) Law
6 19 (1.96%) Publishing
7 17 (1.75%) Games
8 16 (1.65%) Advertising
9 11 (1.13%) Banking
10 10 (1.03%) Electronics
11 9 (0.93%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Local Government
12 3 (0.31%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.10%) French Language
13 1 (0.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 377 (38.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 158 (16.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 157 (16.17%) Developer
4 107 (11.02%) Systems Administrator
5 105 (10.81%) Administrator
6 99 (10.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 86 (8.86%) Linux Engineer
8 71 (7.31%) Linux Administrator
9 60 (6.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 51 (5.25%) Architect
11 48 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
12 44 (4.53%) Python Developer
13 42 (4.33%) Senior Developer
14 38 (3.91%) Java Developer
15 36 (3.71%) Software Engineer
16 29 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
17 27 (2.78%) Ruby Developer
18 25 (2.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
19 23 (2.37%) DBA
20 22 (2.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (15.65%) Web Services
2 90 (9.27%) LAMP
3 81 (8.34%) AngularJS
4 71 (7.31%) .NET
5 65 (6.69%) Django
5 65 (6.69%) REST
6 58 (5.97%) CSS
6 58 (5.97%) HTML
7 57 (5.87%) RabbitMQ
8 51 (5.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 47 (4.84%) XML
10 39 (4.02%) jQuery
11 38 (3.91%) JSON
12 37 (3.81%) Ember.js
13 36 (3.71%) Backbone.js
14 35 (3.60%) HTML5
15 32 (3.30%) CSS3
15 32 (3.30%) RESTful
15 32 (3.30%) J2EE
16 31 (3.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (4.94%) Data Centre
2 44 (4.53%) Public Cloud
3 33 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.99%) Social Media
6 28 (2.88%) Mobile App
6 28 (2.88%) Replication
7 20 (2.06%) User Experience
8 19 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.75%) Digital Media
10 15 (1.54%) Clustering
11 13 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.34%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.24%) IPTV
12 12 (1.24%) Over-the-Top Content
13 9 (0.93%) Social Network
14 8 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.62%) Video on Demand
16 6 (0.62%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 790 (81.36%) Linux
2 185 (19.05%) Ubuntu
3 168 (17.30%) UNIX
4 148 (15.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 145 (14.93%) Windows
6 141 (14.52%) CentOS
7 66 (6.80%) Debian
8 37 (3.81%) Solaris
9 31 (3.19%) Android
10 24 (2.47%) CoreOS
11 18 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 17 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (0.93%) SUSE
16 6 (0.62%) Fedora
17 5 (0.51%) AIX
18 4 (0.41%) FreeBSD
19 3 (0.31%) HPUX
19 3 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 760 (78.27%) DevOps
2 478 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
3 354 (36.46%) Configuration Management
3 354 (36.46%) Continuous Integration
4 137 (14.11%) E-Commerce
5 125 (12.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 121 (12.46%) Scrum
7 113 (11.64%) Software Engineering
8 112 (11.53%) Open Source
9 106 (10.92%) TDD
10 81 (8.34%) BDD
11 66 (6.80%) Load Balancing
12 65 (6.69%) ITIL
13 59 (6.08%) Build Automation
14 56 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
15 52 (5.36%) Kanban
16 47 (4.84%) Mentoring
17 45 (4.63%) OO
18 41 (4.22%) Automated Testing
18 41 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 514 (52.94%) Python
2 354 (36.46%) Ruby
3 333 (34.29%) Bash Shell
4 320 (32.96%) Java
5 228 (23.48%) Perl
6 163 (16.79%) PHP
7 117 (12.05%) JavaScript
8 96 (9.89%) SQL
9 93 (9.58%) PowerShell
10 65 (6.69%) C#
11 63 (6.49%) Scala
12 52 (5.36%) Go
13 51 (5.25%) Groovy
14 39 (4.02%) Shell Script
15 37 (3.81%) C++
16 21 (2.16%) Bourne shell
17 19 (1.96%) Clojure
17 19 (1.96%) Korn
18 16 (1.65%) Spark SQL
19 15 (1.54%) F#
Qualifications
1 71 (7.31%) Degree
2 65 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (5.05%) CCNA
4 22 (2.27%) CCNP
5 15 (1.54%) RHCE
5 15 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.03%) RHCSA
6 10 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.82%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.62%) CCIE
10 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.41%) LPIC
11 4 (0.41%) SAP Certification
12 3 (0.31%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (0.31%) RHCA
12 3 (0.31%) MCSE
13 2 (0.21%) MCDBA
13 2 (0.21%) OCP
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.94%) QA
2 19 (1.96%) SLA
3 10 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 171 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 143 (14.73%) Docker
3 44 (4.53%) Varnish
4 28 (2.88%) vCloud
5 26 (2.68%) VirtualBox
6 23 (2.37%) vSphere
7 16 (1.65%) Hyper-V
7 16 (1.65%) HDFS
8 15 (1.54%) KVM
9 13 (1.34%) Xen
10 12 (1.24%) Samba
10 12 (1.24%) XenServer
11 10 (1.03%) Postfix
11 10 (1.03%) LXC
12 9 (0.93%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.82%) NFS
13 8 (0.82%) Active Directory
14 7 (0.72%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 5 (0.51%) iptables
Systems Management
1 773 (79.61%) Puppet
2 686 (70.65%) Opscode Chef
3 204 (21.01%) Nagios
4 196 (20.19%) Salt
5 136 (14.01%) Vagrant
6 81 (8.34%) ZABBIX
7 64 (6.59%) logstash
8 31 (3.19%) HAProxy
9 29 (2.99%) Capistrano
9 29 (2.99%) Graphite
10 26 (2.68%) Unicenter
10 26 (2.68%) Tivoli
11 25 (2.57%) Kibana
12 22 (2.27%) BladeLogic
13 18 (1.85%) Cacti
14 17 (1.75%) Kubernetes
15 12 (1.24%) Mesos
15 12 (1.24%) Control-M
16 11 (1.13%) Cobbler
17 10 (1.03%) Opsview
Vendors
1 218 (22.45%) VMware
2 134 (13.80%) Red Hat
3 125 (12.87%) Oracle
4 90 (9.27%) Splunk
4 90 (9.27%) SaltStack
5 68 (7.00%) Rackspace
6 43 (4.43%) Cisco
6 43 (4.43%) Google
7 41 (4.22%) Microsoft
8 30 (3.09%) F5
9 29 (2.99%) New Relic
10 22 (2.27%) HP
11 21 (2.16%) Akamai
12 18 (1.85%) IBM
13 15 (1.54%) Citrix
14 12 (1.24%) Juniper
15 11 (1.13%) NetApp
15 11 (1.13%) Dell
15 11 (1.13%) CheckPoint
16 7 (0.72%) Perforce
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47500 - £52500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
J & C Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum extensive package/bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago