The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ansible
Rank 729 866 -
Rank change year-on-year
+137 -
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 173 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.019% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.40% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 158 20 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £29,500 -
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7220 6795 6061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.17% 6.25% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5784 5428 4932
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £65,000 £61,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Ansible Salary Histogram in the UK

Ansible
Top 27 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 30 July 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 +120 168 £52,500 -4.54% 23
London +59 125 £52,500 -4.54% 14
City of London +18 31 £45,000 +2.27% 4
South East - 25 £55,000 - 3
East Sussex - 14 £55,000 -
Brighton - 13 £55,000 -
East Midlands -2 11 £40,000 +35.59% 3
Surrey - 10 £60,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 8 £41,250 - 2
Leicester - 7 £40,000 -
Staines - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 £36,250 - 2
East of England - 5 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 -
Northampton - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £36,250 -
Glasgow - 2 £41,500 - 2
Manchester - 2 £50,000 - 1
North West - 2 £50,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £47,500 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 - 1

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 211 (82.42%) Puppet
2 206 (80.47%) Linux
3 156 (60.94%) Opscode Chef
4 148 (57.81%) Python
5 126 (49.22%) DevOps
6 116 (45.31%) Ruby
7 100 (39.06%) MySQL
8 92 (35.94%) Java
9 88 (34.38%) Bash Shell
10 82 (32.03%) nginx
11 80 (31.25%) Salt
12 75 (29.30%) Git (software)
13 74 (28.91%) Nagios
14 70 (27.34%) Perl
15 67 (26.17%) Ubuntu
15 67 (26.17%) Amazon AWS
16 64 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (24.61%) Web Services
18 60 (23.44%) PostgreSQL
19 59 (23.05%) VMware
20 58 (22.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 58 (22.66%) Apache
21 56 (21.88%) CentOS
21 56 (21.88%) Jenkins
22 51 (19.92%) Red Hat
22 51 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
23 49 (19.14%) Configuration Management
24 48 (18.75%) MongoDB
24 48 (18.75%) Oracle
25 46 (17.97%) SQL

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 82 (32.03%) nginx
2 58 (22.66%) Apache
3 38 (14.84%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (14.84%) Tomcat
4 37 (14.45%) Node.js
5 24 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 24 (9.38%) WebLogic
6 15 (5.86%) CMS
7 14 (5.47%) Apache Solr
8 12 (4.69%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.52%) uWSGI
10 7 (2.73%) CloudStack
10 7 (2.73%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.56%) Jetty
11 4 (1.56%) IIS
11 4 (1.56%) Tornado
12 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.78%) TeamSite
14 1 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 67 (26.17%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.89%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (8.98%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.13%) SaaS
4 8 (3.13%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.73%) ElastiCache
6 5 (1.95%) Route 53
6 5 (1.95%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.56%) Google App Engine
7 4 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.78%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.78%) IaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.72%) DNS
2 24 (9.38%) BIG-IP
3 23 (8.98%) NetScaler
3 23 (8.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 22 (8.59%) TCP/IP
4 22 (8.59%) HTTP
5 18 (7.03%) Internet
6 11 (4.30%) HTTPS
6 11 (4.30%) SSH
7 10 (3.91%) VoIP
8 9 (3.52%) SAN
9 8 (3.13%) DHCP
10 7 (2.73%) VPN
10 7 (2.73%) Firewall
11 6 (2.34%) SMTP
12 5 (1.95%) Asterisk PBX
12 5 (1.95%) Network Security
13 2 (0.78%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (0.78%) IPsec
13 2 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (39.06%) MySQL
2 60 (23.44%) PostgreSQL
3 48 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 44 (17.19%) Redis
5 43 (16.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (14.84%) NoSQL
7 29 (11.33%) Relational Database
8 28 (10.94%) DB2
9 24 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (4.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (3.91%) SQL Server
12 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database
12 9 (3.52%) NewSQL
12 9 (3.52%) HBase
12 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.52%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (3.13%) RDBMS
13 8 (3.13%) CouchDB
14 7 (2.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 75 (29.30%) Git (software)
2 56 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.20%) Cucumber
4 20 (7.81%) Subversion
5 17 (6.64%) Maven
6 16 (6.25%) RSpec
7 15 (5.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (4.30%) JIRA
9 8 (3.13%) Selenium
9 8 (3.13%) Eclipse
9 8 (3.13%) Hudson
10 7 (2.73%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.73%) ANTLR
10 7 (2.73%) Mocha
10 7 (2.73%) JUnit
10 7 (2.73%) ClearCase
10 7 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.73%) CruiseControl
11 6 (2.34%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.34%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (9.77%) Retail
2 22 (8.59%) Finance
3 16 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.91%) Games
5 3 (1.17%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) German Language
6 2 (0.78%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.78%) Turkish Language
6 2 (0.78%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 83 (32.42%) Administrator
2 62 (24.22%) Linux Administrator
3 58 (22.66%) Systems Administrator
4 52 (20.31%) Developer
5 49 (19.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 36 (14.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (5.47%) Technical Leader
8 13 (5.08%) Web Engineer
8 13 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (5.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 12 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.52%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (3.52%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.52%) DBA
11 9 (3.52%) Python Developer
12 8 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
12 8 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.61%) Web Services
2 41 (16.02%) HTML
3 39 (15.23%) AngularJS
4 33 (12.89%) CSS
5 25 (9.77%) Ruby on Rails
6 22 (8.59%) Backbone.js
7 20 (7.81%) HTML5
8 19 (7.42%) Django
9 18 (7.03%) Pylons
10 16 (6.25%) Ajax
10 16 (6.25%) jQuery
11 15 (5.86%) LAMP
12 14 (5.47%) Ember.js
13 13 (5.08%) JSON
14 12 (4.69%) XML
14 12 (4.69%) Leaflet
14 12 (4.69%) Akka
14 12 (4.69%) PostGIS
14 12 (4.69%) CSS3
15 11 (4.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.97%) Open Source
2 24 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.81%) Social Media
4 14 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.69%) GIS
6 9 (3.52%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.52%) Streaming Video
7 8 (3.13%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.17%) Blog
8 3 (1.17%) Replication
9 2 (0.78%) IPTV
9 2 (0.78%) Online Games
9 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.78%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.39%) Firmware
10 1 (0.39%) Life Science
10 1 (0.39%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 206 (80.47%) Linux
2 67 (26.17%) Ubuntu
3 58 (22.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 56 (21.88%) CentOS
5 37 (14.45%) Windows
6 33 (12.89%) UNIX
7 11 (4.30%) Mac OS X
8 8 (3.13%) Solaris
9 6 (2.34%) Debian
9 6 (2.34%) Android
9 6 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (49.22%) DevOps
2 64 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (19.14%) Configuration Management
4 46 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (13.67%) E-Commerce
6 27 (10.55%) Load Balancing
7 26 (10.16%) ITIL
8 25 (9.77%) TDD
9 23 (8.98%) Statistical Analysis
10 22 (8.59%) BDD
11 20 (7.81%) Analytics
12 17 (6.64%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.64%) Scrum
13 16 (6.25%) OO
14 14 (5.47%) Content Management
14 14 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (3.91%) Automated Testing
15 10 (3.91%) OOP
16 9 (3.52%) Social Media Monitoring
16 9 (3.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 148 (57.81%) Python
2 116 (45.31%) Ruby
3 92 (35.94%) Java
4 88 (34.38%) Bash Shell
5 70 (27.34%) Perl
6 46 (17.97%) SQL
7 45 (17.58%) JavaScript
8 44 (17.19%) PHP
9 13 (5.08%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.69%) Korn
10 12 (4.69%) Groovy
11 9 (3.52%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.13%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
13 7 (2.73%) Scala
14 6 (2.34%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.56%) C#
16 1 (0.39%) Pig Latin
16 1 (0.39%) sed
16 1 (0.39%) Golang
Qualifications
1 27 (10.55%) Degree
2 4 (1.56%) RHCE
3 2 (0.78%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.16%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (16.02%) Xen
3 27 (10.55%) KVM
4 9 (3.52%) Varnish
4 9 (3.52%) Docker
4 9 (3.52%) NFS
5 8 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.34%) vSphere
7 4 (1.56%) vCloud
8 3 (1.17%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.78%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.39%) XenServer
10 1 (0.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 211 (82.42%) Puppet
2 156 (60.94%) Opscode Chef
3 80 (31.25%) Salt
4 74 (28.91%) Nagios
5 44 (17.19%) ZABBIX
6 40 (15.63%) Vagrant
7 35 (13.67%) Cacti
8 25 (9.77%) CFEngine
9 22 (8.59%) Munin
10 14 (5.47%) Ganglia
10 14 (5.47%) Capistrano
11 13 (5.08%) logstash
12 12 (4.69%) collectd
13 7 (2.73%) Opsview
14 6 (2.34%) Graylog2
15 5 (1.95%) HAProxy
15 5 (1.95%) StatsD
16 1 (0.39%) Kibana
16 1 (0.39%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 59 (23.05%) VMware
2 51 (19.92%) Red Hat
3 48 (18.75%) Oracle
4 28 (10.94%) JBoss
5 25 (9.77%) F5
6 23 (8.98%) Citrix
7 11 (4.30%) SaltStack
7 11 (4.30%) Google
8 8 (3.13%) Sybase
9 7 (2.73%) Akamai
9 7 (2.73%) New Relic
9 7 (2.73%) Cisco
9 7 (2.73%) Murex
9 7 (2.73%) Calypso
10 6 (2.34%) SAP
10 6 (2.34%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.95%) Microsoft
12 4 (1.56%) HP
13 3 (1.17%) IBM
14 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + share options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
The City, Central London (EC1R)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - £25K
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago