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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 438 713 855
Rank change year-on-year
+275 +142
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 600 195 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.17% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.64% 2.53% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 518 172 18
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%

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
7856 7712 6854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.17% 6.72% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 6143 5558
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +285 588 £60,000 +11.62% 87
London +222 446 £60,000 +9.09% 57
City of London +104 109 £65,000 +44.44% 16
South East +34 46 £50,000 -9.09% 12
South West - 37 £67,500 - 7
Bristol - 26 £70,000 - 2
Leeds - 25 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 25 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 25 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 19 £50,000 - 2
Oxford - 18 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands - 17 £60,000 - 2
Birmingham - 15 £65,000 - 2
East of England +5 11 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Berkshire - 11 £56,250 - 2
Somerset - 10 £55,000 - 3
Yeovil - 8 £55,000 - 3
Reading - 8 £55,000 - 2
Ealing - 8 £58,500 -
Surrey +2 6 £34,000 -38.18% 7
Cambridge +17 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 5 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Scotland -4 5 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Edinburgh -5 5 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire - 5 £60,000 -
Leatherhead - 5 £33,250 - 1
Brighton +7 4 £45,000 -21.73%
East Sussex +5 4 £45,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire -6 4 £67,500 +42.10%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £75,000 -

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 900 (79.23%) Puppet
2 884 (77.82%) Linux
3 869 (76.50%) DevOps
4 808 (71.13%) Opscode Chef
5 628 (55.28%) Python
6 533 (46.92%) Amazon AWS
7 519 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
8 456 (40.14%) Jenkins
9 432 (38.03%) Ruby
10 428 (37.68%) Java
11 416 (36.62%) Configuration Management
12 406 (35.74%) Continuous Integration
13 384 (33.80%) Git (software)
14 383 (33.71%) Bash Shell
15 289 (25.44%) VMware
16 278 (24.47%) Apache
17 266 (23.42%) MySQL
18 256 (22.54%) Perl
19 249 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 244 (21.48%) Nagios
21 234 (20.60%) nginx
22 233 (20.51%) MongoDB
23 218 (19.19%) Salt
24 214 (18.84%) NoSQL
25 213 (18.75%) Ubuntu
26 195 (17.17%) Apache Cassandra
27 192 (16.90%) Docker
27 192 (16.90%) Software Engineering
27 192 (16.90%) UNIX
28 183 (16.11%) PHP

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 278 (24.47%) Apache
2 234 (20.60%) nginx
3 163 (14.35%) OpenStack
4 146 (12.85%) Elasticsearch
5 134 (11.80%) Tomcat
6 95 (8.36%) Node.js
7 63 (5.55%) Apache Solr
8 52 (4.58%) Apache Spark
9 45 (3.96%) IIS
10 44 (3.87%) JBoss
11 26 (2.29%) WebLogic
12 23 (2.02%) Confluence
13 22 (1.94%) Jetty
14 18 (1.58%) Apache Pig
15 13 (1.14%) MediaWiki
15 13 (1.14%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.88%) Drupal
16 10 (0.88%) CMS
17 9 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
17 9 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (0.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.088%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.088%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.088%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 533 (46.92%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (8.63%) IaaS
4 85 (7.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 76 (6.69%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
7 46 (4.05%) PaaS
7 46 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 34 (2.99%) SaaS
9 24 (2.11%) Sumo Logic
10 23 (2.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 22 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 21 (1.85%) CloudFront
13 18 (1.58%) Amazon S3
14 15 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
14 15 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (0.97%) Route 53
15 11 (0.97%) GitHub
16 10 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (0.79%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 137 (12.06%) DNS
2 96 (8.45%) Firewall
3 90 (7.92%) HTTP
4 85 (7.48%) TCP/IP
5 71 (6.25%) Internet
6 52 (4.58%) LAN
6 52 (4.58%) WAN
7 37 (3.26%) VLAN
8 28 (2.46%) LDAP
8 28 (2.46%) VPN
9 25 (2.20%) SMTP
10 22 (1.94%) IPsec
11 21 (1.85%) OSPF
11 21 (1.85%) BGP
12 20 (1.76%) SNMP
12 20 (1.76%) SSL
12 20 (1.76%) Network Security
13 19 (1.67%) SSH
14 13 (1.14%) EIGRP
14 13 (1.14%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (23.42%) MySQL
2 233 (20.51%) MongoDB
3 214 (18.84%) NoSQL
4 195 (17.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 175 (15.40%) PostgreSQL
6 159 (14.00%) Redis
7 125 (11.00%) Big Data
8 109 (9.60%) Hadoop
9 62 (5.46%) HBase
10 54 (4.75%) Relational Database
11 42 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
12 41 (3.61%) Couchbase
13 39 (3.43%) SQL Server
14 32 (2.82%) Apache Hive
15 27 (2.38%) Riak
16 22 (1.94%) CouchDB
17 21 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.85%) Oracle Database
17 21 (1.85%) Impala
18 18 (1.58%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 456 (40.14%) Jenkins
2 384 (33.80%) Git (software)
3 159 (14.00%) Maven
4 84 (7.39%) Hudson
5 76 (6.69%) JIRA
6 63 (5.55%) Subversion
7 52 (4.58%) TeamCity
7 52 (4.58%) Grunt
8 45 (3.96%) Cucumber
9 32 (2.82%) Gradle
10 28 (2.46%) JUnit
11 27 (2.38%) Mercurial
12 24 (2.11%) RSpec
12 24 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 22 (1.94%) Artifactory
14 21 (1.85%) Mockito
14 21 (1.85%) Ant
15 16 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (1.32%) Selenium
17 14 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (7.75%) Finance
2 73 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 53 (4.67%) Retail
4 31 (2.73%) Marketing
5 27 (2.38%) Advertising
6 26 (2.29%) Publishing
6 26 (2.29%) Games
7 22 (1.94%) Law
8 18 (1.58%) Online Betting
9 16 (1.41%) Banking
10 6 (0.53%) Electronics
11 4 (0.35%) Legal
12 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.088%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.088%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 436 (38.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 195 (17.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 157 (13.82%) Developer
4 116 (10.21%) Linux Engineer
5 111 (9.77%) Systems Administrator
6 107 (9.42%) Administrator
7 103 (9.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 81 (7.13%) Linux Administrator
9 72 (6.34%) Systems Engineer
10 68 (5.99%) Software Engineer
11 64 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 63 (5.55%) Architect
13 46 (4.05%) Java Developer
14 45 (3.96%) Senior Developer
15 36 (3.17%) Python Developer
16 28 (2.46%) Automation Engineer
17 25 (2.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
18 24 (2.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
19 21 (1.85%) QA Engineer
19 21 (1.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (14.79%) Web Services
2 112 (9.86%) LAMP
3 96 (8.45%) CSS
4 94 (8.27%) HTML
5 79 (6.95%) AngularJS
6 70 (6.16%) Django
7 68 (5.99%) REST
8 61 (5.37%) RabbitMQ
9 59 (5.19%) jQuery
10 57 (5.02%) .NET
11 56 (4.93%) Spring
12 52 (4.58%) HTML5
13 50 (4.40%) XML
14 48 (4.23%) CSS3
15 44 (3.87%) RESTful
16 42 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
17 39 (3.43%) JSON
17 39 (3.43%) SOAP
17 39 (3.43%) Sensu
18 34 (2.99%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.37%) Data Centre
2 52 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 51 (4.49%) Public Cloud
4 44 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (3.61%) Replication
6 32 (2.82%) Social Media
7 27 (2.38%) Digital Media
8 26 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 24 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 23 (2.02%) Semantic Web
11 21 (1.85%) Private Cloud
11 21 (1.85%) User Experience
12 15 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (1.14%) Wiki
14 12 (1.06%) Social Network
15 11 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (0.88%) Clustering
16 10 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
17 9 (0.79%) Derivative
18 6 (0.53%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 884 (77.82%) Linux
2 213 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 192 (16.90%) UNIX
4 156 (13.73%) CentOS
5 149 (13.12%) Windows
6 147 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 74 (6.51%) Debian
8 39 (3.43%) CoreOS
9 34 (2.99%) Android
10 21 (1.85%) Solaris
11 20 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (1.23%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.14%) Fedora
13 13 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.53%) SUSE
16 3 (0.26%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (76.50%) DevOps
2 519 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
3 416 (36.62%) Configuration Management
4 406 (35.74%) Continuous Integration
5 192 (16.90%) Software Engineering
6 151 (13.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 131 (11.53%) E-Commerce
8 130 (11.44%) TDD
9 123 (10.83%) Open Source
10 114 (10.04%) Scrum
11 100 (8.80%) BDD
12 71 (6.25%) Build Automation
13 66 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
14 64 (5.63%) Mentoring
15 56 (4.93%) Unit Testing
15 56 (4.93%) Kanban
16 54 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 54 (4.75%) Load Balancing
17 53 (4.67%) ITIL
18 52 (4.58%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 628 (55.28%) Python
2 432 (38.03%) Ruby
3 428 (37.68%) Java
4 383 (33.71%) Bash Shell
5 256 (22.54%) Perl
6 183 (16.11%) PHP
7 166 (14.61%) JavaScript
8 118 (10.39%) SQL
9 100 (8.80%) PowerShell
10 88 (7.75%) Scala
11 84 (7.39%) Go
12 70 (6.16%) C#
13 65 (5.72%) Groovy
14 62 (5.46%) C++
14 62 (5.46%) Shell Script
15 33 (2.90%) Bourne shell
16 30 (2.64%) Clojure
17 21 (1.85%) Spark SQL
18 18 (1.58%) sed
18 18 (1.58%) AWK
Qualifications
1 106 (9.33%) Degree
2 53 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (3.43%) CCNA
4 21 (1.85%) CCNP
5 20 (1.76%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.32%) RHCE
7 11 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (0.88%) RHCSA
9 9 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.35%) LPIC
11 4 (0.35%) SAP Certification
11 4 (0.35%) PMP
12 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.26%) MCSE
12 3 (0.26%) CCIE
12 3 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (0.26%) RHCA
12 3 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.51%) QA
2 26 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.41%) SLA
4 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 249 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 192 (16.90%) Docker
3 52 (4.58%) Varnish
4 48 (4.23%) VirtualBox
5 46 (4.05%) Xen
6 30 (2.64%) vCloud
7 29 (2.55%) KVM
8 26 (2.29%) HDFS
9 19 (1.67%) XenServer
9 19 (1.67%) vSphere
9 19 (1.67%) Postfix
10 18 (1.58%) iptables
11 15 (1.32%) Samba
12 14 (1.23%) NFS
12 14 (1.23%) Squid
13 11 (0.97%) Hyper-V
13 11 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 9 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (0.62%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 900 (79.23%) Puppet
2 808 (71.13%) Opscode Chef
3 244 (21.48%) Nagios
4 218 (19.19%) Salt
5 174 (15.32%) Vagrant
6 127 (11.18%) ZABBIX
7 67 (5.90%) logstash
8 44 (3.87%) HAProxy
9 35 (3.08%) Graphite
10 33 (2.90%) Capistrano
11 31 (2.73%) Kubernetes
12 22 (1.94%) Kibana
13 19 (1.67%) Cacti
13 19 (1.67%) yum
14 17 (1.50%) Mesos
15 15 (1.32%) Opsview
16 14 (1.23%) Unicenter
16 14 (1.23%) Tivoli
17 10 (0.88%) Zenoss
17 10 (0.88%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 289 (25.44%) VMware
2 165 (14.52%) Red Hat
3 145 (12.76%) Oracle
4 126 (11.09%) SaltStack
5 94 (8.27%) Splunk
6 85 (7.48%) Rackspace
7 55 (4.84%) Google
8 54 (4.75%) Cisco
9 43 (3.79%) New Relic
10 34 (2.99%) F5
11 33 (2.90%) Microsoft
12 28 (2.46%) Citrix
13 22 (1.94%) HP
14 18 (1.58%) Perforce
15 17 (1.50%) NetApp
16 14 (1.23%) Akamai
17 13 (1.14%) Juniper
18 12 (1.06%) CheckPoint
19 10 (0.88%) AppDynamics
20 9 (0.79%) IBM
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 -£100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETETIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 plus excellent bonus and company package.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Really good package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + bonus circa 100% of basic
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago