The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 227 474 772
Rank change year-on-year
+247 +298
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1397 587 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 0.55% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.75% 7.21% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 506 173
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%

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
8339 8146 8225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.54% 7.57% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6787 6588 6544
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,754 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.52%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +223 1335 £60,000 - 176
London +181 983 £65,000 +8.33% 103
City of London +104 166 £62,500 -3.84% 29
South East +102 123 £51,250 +2.50% 26
South West +35 69 £48,750 -27.77% 13
Berkshire +41 48 £67,500 +20.00% 9
Yorkshire +50 46 £42,500 -34.61% 9
East of England +59 44 £50,500 -8.18% 7
Bristol +13 30 £62,500 -10.71% 8
West Yorkshire +23 29 £40,000 -38.46% 9
Somerset +17 29 £47,000 -14.54% 1
Scotland +38 27 £50,000 - 2
Uxbridge +20 25 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Oxfordshire -1 22 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -2 22 £37,000 -38.33% 3
North West +33 18 £37,500 -26.82% 9
Cambridgeshire +21 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Leeds +13 17 £40,000 -38.46% 8
East Sussex +14 16 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Slough - 16 £75,000 - 1
Edinburgh +17 15 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +13 15 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Bath - 15 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +32 14 £52,500 -22.22% 3
East Midlands +18 14 £50,750 +19.41% 1
Oxford -10 14 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Surrey +36 13 £57,500 +69.11% 8
Cambridge +13 13 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Reading +9 12 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Bradford - 11 £35,000 -

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2014 (76.90%) Puppet
2 1859 (70.98%) DevOps
3 1835 (70.06%) Linux
4 1649 (62.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1391 (53.11%) Python
6 1359 (51.89%) Amazon AWS
7 1038 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
8 1022 (39.02%) Jenkins
9 908 (34.67%) Docker
10 900 (34.36%) Continuous Integration
11 873 (33.33%) Configuration Management
12 824 (31.46%) Java
13 807 (30.81%) Ruby
14 738 (28.18%) Bash Shell
15 674 (25.74%) VMware
16 576 (21.99%) Git (software)
17 537 (20.50%) MySQL
18 477 (18.21%) Windows
19 475 (18.14%) Perl
20 471 (17.98%) PHP
21 451 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
22 444 (16.95%) Red Hat
23 436 (16.65%) Apache
24 426 (16.27%) Finance
25 402 (15.35%) Open Source
26 398 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
27 361 (13.78%) Salt
28 347 (13.25%) Web Services
29 333 (12.71%) PowerShell
30 327 (12.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 436 (16.65%) Apache
2 279 (10.65%) Tomcat
3 231 (8.82%) OpenStack
4 224 (8.55%) Elasticsearch
5 189 (7.22%) nginx
6 159 (6.07%) IIS
7 99 (3.78%) JBoss
8 95 (3.63%) Apache Spark
9 94 (3.59%) WebSphere
10 85 (3.25%) Confluence
11 70 (2.67%) WebLogic
12 67 (2.56%) Apache Solr
13 47 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
14 39 (1.49%) CloudStack
15 37 (1.41%) Apache Pig
16 27 (1.03%) CMS
17 25 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
18 18 (0.69%) Jetty
19 17 (0.65%) Drupal
20 12 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 62 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.27%) MS Office
3 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.038%) HipChat
5 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 13 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.23%) Magento
5 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.038%) Documaker
6 1 (0.038%) Summit
6 1 (0.038%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1359 (51.89%) Amazon AWS
2 311 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (7.45%) Amazon EC2
4 167 (6.38%) SaaS
5 148 (5.65%) IaaS
6 145 (5.54%) PaaS
7 128 (4.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 108 (4.12%) Amazon S3
9 92 (3.51%) GitHub
10 90 (3.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 70 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
12 41 (1.57%) Route 53
13 39 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 36 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 35 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 32 (1.22%) Office 365
17 28 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
17 28 (1.07%) IBM Cloud
17 28 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 27 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 216 (8.25%) Firewall
2 204 (7.79%) DNS
3 106 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 101 (3.86%) HTTP
5 92 (3.51%) LDAP
6 85 (3.25%) Internet
7 71 (2.71%) SAN
8 54 (2.06%) Kerberos
9 53 (2.02%) VPN
10 48 (1.83%) LAN
11 44 (1.68%) BGP
12 34 (1.30%) SSL
13 33 (1.26%) VoIP
14 32 (1.22%) WAN
15 28 (1.07%) DHCP
16 27 (1.03%) OSPF
17 25 (0.95%) VLAN
18 24 (0.92%) Broadband
19 22 (0.84%) NetScaler
19 22 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 537 (20.50%) MySQL
2 264 (10.08%) MongoDB
3 226 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 174 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
5 169 (6.45%) Hadoop
6 158 (6.03%) Big Data
7 143 (5.46%) SQL Server
8 139 (5.31%) Redis
9 132 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 106 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
11 83 (3.17%) Relational Database
12 46 (1.76%) Apache Hive
13 43 (1.64%) HBase
14 36 (1.37%) RDBMS
15 33 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (1.11%) Riak
17 28 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (1.03%) Couchbase
19 24 (0.92%) Oracle Database
20 17 (0.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1022 (39.02%) Jenkins
2 576 (21.99%) Git (software)
3 246 (9.39%) TeamCity
4 242 (9.24%) Vagrant
5 216 (8.25%) Maven
6 183 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 167 (6.38%) JIRA
8 146 (5.57%) Subversion
9 132 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 71 (2.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 69 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
12 68 (2.60%) Travis CI
13 62 (2.37%) Hudson
14 56 (2.14%) MSBuild
15 53 (2.02%) Cucumber
16 51 (1.95%) Selenium
17 50 (1.91%) Gradle
18 48 (1.83%) JUnit
19 41 (1.57%) Ant
20 39 (1.49%) Grunt
General
1 426 (16.27%) Finance
2 205 (7.83%) Law
3 169 (6.45%) Banking
4 103 (3.93%) Retail
5 85 (3.25%) Marketing
6 78 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 66 (2.52%) Games
8 54 (2.06%) Publishing
9 46 (1.76%) Advertising
10 29 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 28 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.61%) Electronics
13 11 (0.42%) Legal
14 9 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.31%) Back Office
16 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.19%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.11%) French Language
19 2 (0.076%) German Language
19 2 (0.076%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1125 (42.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 489 (18.67%) Linux Engineer
3 368 (14.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 343 (13.10%) Developer
5 318 (12.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 314 (11.99%) Administrator
7 313 (11.95%) AWS Engineer
8 260 (9.93%) Systems Administrator
9 258 (9.85%) Linux Administrator
10 255 (9.74%) Senior DevOps
11 245 (9.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 240 (9.16%) AWS DevOps
13 235 (8.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 183 (6.99%) Cloud Engineer
15 163 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
16 142 (5.42%) Java Developer
17 127 (4.85%) Architect
18 118 (4.51%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 103 (3.93%) Lead DevOps
20 101 (3.86%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (13.25%) Web Services
2 268 (10.23%) LAMP
3 208 (7.94%) Node.js
4 157 (5.99%) HTML
5 135 (5.15%) CSS
6 132 (5.04%) .NET
7 130 (4.96%) AngularJS
8 117 (4.47%) ELK Stack
9 98 (3.74%) REST
10 92 (3.51%) LEMP Stack
11 91 (3.47%) RESTful
12 81 (3.09%) HTML5
13 80 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
14 75 (2.86%) Django
15 71 (2.71%) React
16 58 (2.21%) JSON
17 57 (2.18%) ActiveMQ
18 53 (2.02%) Middleware
19 44 (1.68%) Spring
20 43 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 188 (7.18%) Fintech
2 133 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 105 (4.01%) Data Centre
4 78 (2.98%) Public Cloud
5 73 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
6 71 (2.71%) User Experience
7 46 (1.76%) Private Cloud
8 41 (1.57%) Clustering
9 37 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.22%) Replication
11 31 (1.18%) Virtual Team
12 30 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 30 (1.15%) Social Network
13 28 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
14 26 (0.99%) Digital Media
15 24 (0.92%) Data Structures
15 24 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (0.92%) Management Information System
16 23 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
17 21 (0.80%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1835 (70.06%) Linux
2 477 (18.21%) Windows
3 327 (12.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 318 (12.14%) Ubuntu
5 316 (12.07%) Unix
6 307 (11.72%) CentOS
7 166 (6.34%) Windows Server
8 65 (2.48%) FreeBSD
9 49 (1.87%) Debian
10 48 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 39 (1.49%) Android
12 36 (1.37%) Apple iOS
13 30 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (0.95%) SUSE
15 24 (0.92%) CoreOS
15 24 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
16 23 (0.88%) Fedora
17 17 (0.65%) AIX
18 16 (0.61%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1859 (70.98%) DevOps
2 1038 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
3 900 (34.36%) Continuous Integration
4 873 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 402 (15.35%) Open Source
6 398 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 307 (11.72%) Scrum
8 262 (10.00%) TDD
9 256 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 224 (8.55%) Software Engineering
11 188 (7.18%) High Availability
12 157 (5.99%) Microservices
13 131 (5.00%) ITIL
14 129 (4.93%) Mentoring
15 118 (4.51%) Web Operations
16 117 (4.47%) Continuous Deployment
17 115 (4.39%) OO
18 105 (4.01%) Automated Testing
19 103 (3.93%) BDD
20 102 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1391 (53.11%) Python
2 824 (31.46%) Java
3 807 (30.81%) Ruby
4 738 (28.18%) Bash Shell
5 475 (18.14%) Perl
6 471 (17.98%) PHP
7 333 (12.71%) PowerShell
8 318 (12.14%) SQL
9 247 (9.43%) JavaScript
10 143 (5.46%) Go
11 127 (4.85%) Scala
12 120 (4.58%) C++
13 107 (4.09%) Shell Script
14 94 (3.59%) C#
15 77 (2.94%) Groovy
16 76 (2.90%) C
17 51 (1.95%) Korn
18 41 (1.57%) Bourne shell
19 22 (0.84%) Clojure
20 19 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 186 (7.10%) Degree
2 58 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (0.92%) AWS Certification
5 23 (0.88%) RHCE
6 14 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.50%) CCNA
7 13 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.50%) VCDX
8 12 (0.46%) CCNP
9 11 (0.42%) MCSE
9 11 (0.42%) OCP
9 11 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.42%) PMP
10 10 (0.38%) CCSP
10 10 (0.38%) RHCSA
10 10 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.34%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.24%) QA
2 52 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 37 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.53%) SLA
5 3 (0.11%) DICOM
5 3 (0.11%) HL7
6 2 (0.076%) GCP
System Software
1 908 (34.67%) Docker
2 451 (17.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (4.47%) vSphere
4 102 (3.89%) KVM
5 93 (3.55%) Active Directory
6 86 (3.28%) NFS
6 86 (3.28%) Xen
7 82 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 80 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
9 72 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
10 49 (1.87%) Varnish
11 44 (1.68%) XenServer
12 42 (1.60%) VirtualBox
13 32 (1.22%) vCloud
14 25 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 23 (0.88%) Corosync
16 21 (0.80%) HDFS
17 17 (0.65%) GlusterFS
18 15 (0.57%) iptables
18 15 (0.57%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2014 (76.90%) Puppet
2 1649 (62.96%) Opscode Chef
3 361 (13.78%) Salt
4 282 (10.77%) Nagios
5 230 (8.78%) Kubernetes
6 118 (4.51%) Terraform
7 105 (4.01%) ZABBIX
8 89 (3.40%) Packer
9 81 (3.09%) HAProxy
10 77 (2.94%) logstash
11 67 (2.56%) Mesos
12 53 (2.02%) Graphite
12 53 (2.02%) Kibana
13 41 (1.57%) Cobbler
14 40 (1.53%) CFEngine
15 37 (1.41%) SCCM
16 30 (1.15%) rkt
16 30 (1.15%) Tivoli
17 28 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
18 27 (1.03%) Consul
Vendors
1 674 (25.74%) VMware
2 444 (16.95%) Red Hat
3 206 (7.87%) Oracle
4 183 (6.99%) Rackspace
5 152 (5.80%) Microsoft
6 151 (5.77%) Cisco
7 146 (5.57%) SaltStack
8 141 (5.38%) Google
9 88 (3.36%) New Relic
10 86 (3.28%) Splunk
11 76 (2.90%) AppDynamics
12 75 (2.86%) IBM
13 63 (2.41%) HP
14 52 (1.99%) Atlassian
15 42 (1.60%) F5
16 28 (1.07%) Citrix
16 28 (1.07%) EMC
17 26 (0.99%) Adobe
17 26 (0.99%) EnterpriseDB
18 25 (0.95%) Fiorano
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago