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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 488 836 872
Rank change year-on-year
+348 +36
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 493 84 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.070% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.49% 1.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 410 71 8
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -

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
7595 7414 6608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.88% 6.18% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 5920 5117
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,875 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.70%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +351 465 £57,500 +15.00% 63
London +250 364 £60,000 +14.28% 47
City of London +58 39 £60,000 +20.00% 14
South East +53 37 £50,000 -28.57% 4
South West +11 21 £75,000 +57.89% 6
Bristol - 19 £75,000 -
East of England +27 16 £55,000 +74.60% 3
West Midlands - 14 £42,500 - 2
Berkshire - 13 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +15 10 £73,750 +68.57%
Wales - 10 £45,000 -
Cambridge +22 9 £55,000 +74.60% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 9 £55,000 +74.60% 2
Hampshire - 9 £57,500 -
Scotland +26 8 £43,000 -20.37% 4
Edinburgh +15 6 £40,000 -25.92% 3
Nottingham - 6 £33,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £33,750 -
Essex - 6 - -
Surrey +18 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
South Wales - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Coventry - 5 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Reading - 5 £50,000 - 1
Swansea - 5 - -
West Wales - 5 - -
Ealing - 4 £58,500 - 1
Caerphilly - 4 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 - 1

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 631 (84.93%) Linux
2 583 (78.47%) Puppet
3 573 (77.12%) DevOps
4 515 (69.31%) Opscode Chef
5 368 (49.53%) Python
6 351 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
7 296 (39.84%) Amazon AWS
8 291 (39.17%) Jenkins
9 279 (37.55%) Ruby
10 276 (37.15%) Configuration Management
11 263 (35.40%) Git (software)
12 251 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
13 239 (32.17%) Bash Shell
14 235 (31.63%) Java
15 211 (28.40%) nginx
16 187 (25.17%) MySQL
17 184 (24.76%) NoSQL
18 176 (23.69%) Perl
19 175 (23.55%) Apache
20 168 (22.61%) MongoDB
21 158 (21.27%) Nagios
22 148 (19.92%) Salt
23 146 (19.65%) PHP
24 140 (18.84%) Apache Cassandra
24 140 (18.84%) Ubuntu
25 134 (18.03%) Redis
26 131 (17.63%) Tomcat
26 131 (17.63%) VMware
27 127 (17.09%) Windows
28 125 (16.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 211 (28.40%) nginx
2 175 (23.55%) Apache
3 131 (17.63%) Tomcat
4 114 (15.34%) OpenStack
5 105 (14.13%) Elasticsearch
6 70 (9.42%) Node.js
7 57 (7.67%) IIS
8 40 (5.38%) JBoss
9 31 (4.17%) Apache Solr
10 23 (3.10%) Cloud Foundry
10 23 (3.10%) WebSphere
11 17 (2.29%) WebLogic
11 17 (2.29%) Confluence
12 13 (1.75%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.62%) GlassFish
14 11 (1.48%) CloudStack
15 8 (1.08%) MediaWiki
15 8 (1.08%) TWiki
16 6 (0.81%) Jetty
17 5 (0.67%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 296 (39.84%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (9.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 59 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (3.90%) IaaS
6 28 (3.77%) PaaS
7 21 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (2.29%) Amazon S3
9 16 (2.15%) Route 53
10 15 (2.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 14 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (1.62%) IBM SmartCloud
12 12 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (1.48%) CloudFront
14 10 (1.35%) GitHub
15 8 (1.08%) Joyent
15 8 (1.08%) Sumo Logic
16 7 (0.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 94 (12.65%) DNS
2 61 (8.21%) Firewall
3 50 (6.73%) HTTP
4 46 (6.19%) TCP/IP
5 34 (4.58%) WAN
5 34 (4.58%) Internet
6 32 (4.31%) LAN
7 18 (2.42%) VLAN
8 17 (2.29%) AMQP
9 14 (1.88%) DHCP
10 12 (1.62%) BIG-IP
11 11 (1.48%) SNMP
12 10 (1.35%) VPN
13 9 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (1.21%) SAN
13 9 (1.21%) Kerberos
13 9 (1.21%) SSL
14 8 (1.08%) Network Security
14 8 (1.08%) VoIP
14 8 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (25.17%) MySQL
2 184 (24.76%) NoSQL
3 168 (22.61%) MongoDB
4 140 (18.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 134 (18.03%) Redis
6 115 (15.48%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (6.86%) SQL Server
8 46 (6.19%) Hadoop
9 43 (5.79%) Relational Database
10 41 (5.52%) Big Data
11 31 (4.17%) Couchbase
12 29 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (1.88%) CouchDB
14 13 (1.75%) Neo4j
14 13 (1.75%) HBase
15 11 (1.48%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
17 9 (1.21%) RDBMS
17 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 291 (39.17%) Jenkins
2 263 (35.40%) Git (software)
3 91 (12.25%) Subversion
4 76 (10.23%) Maven
5 54 (7.27%) TeamCity
5 54 (7.27%) Cucumber
6 49 (6.59%) Hudson
7 44 (5.92%) JIRA
8 38 (5.11%) RSpec
8 38 (5.11%) Mercurial
9 23 (3.10%) Gradle
10 20 (2.69%) WebDriver
11 19 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (2.29%) Artifactory
12 17 (2.29%) Grunt
12 17 (2.29%) Jasmine
12 17 (2.29%) Mocha
13 14 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (1.88%) Ant
14 13 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 41 (5.52%) Finance
2 22 (2.96%) Retail
3 21 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.29%) Publishing
5 15 (2.02%) Law
6 14 (1.88%) Marketing
6 14 (1.88%) Games
7 12 (1.62%) Advertising
8 10 (1.35%) Electronics
9 5 (0.67%) Banking
10 4 (0.54%) Front Office
11 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.40%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 288 (38.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 126 (16.96%) Developer
3 108 (14.54%) Administrator
4 100 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
5 94 (12.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 78 (10.50%) Linux Administrator
7 76 (10.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 68 (9.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 62 (8.34%) Linux Engineer
10 41 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
11 34 (4.58%) Senior Developer
12 33 (4.44%) Ruby Developer
12 33 (4.44%) Python Developer
13 32 (4.31%) Architect
14 26 (3.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
15 21 (2.83%) Software Engineer
15 21 (2.83%) Applications Support
16 20 (2.69%) Java Developer
17 17 (2.29%) Lead Developer
18 16 (2.15%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (16.02%) Web Services
2 79 (10.63%) AngularJS
3 65 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
4 61 (8.21%) LAMP
5 55 (7.40%) Ruby on Rails
6 53 (7.13%) Django
7 51 (6.86%) .NET
8 50 (6.73%) Backbone.js
9 46 (6.19%) REST
9 46 (6.19%) Ember.js
10 44 (5.92%) HTML
11 38 (5.11%) CSS
12 34 (4.58%) jQuery
13 33 (4.44%) HTML5
14 30 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
15 28 (3.77%) CSS3
15 28 (3.77%) XML
16 27 (3.63%) J2EE
17 24 (3.23%) JSON
17 24 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 99 (13.32%) Open Source
2 37 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.50%) Social Media
4 24 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 22 (2.96%) Public Cloud
6 20 (2.69%) User Experience
7 16 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.88%) Clustering
8 14 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (1.75%) Replication
10 12 (1.62%) IPTV
10 12 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.62%) Over-the-Top Content
11 10 (1.35%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.08%) Social Network
13 7 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.81%) Video on Demand
14 6 (0.81%) Device Driver
15 5 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
15 5 (0.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 631 (84.93%) Linux
2 140 (18.84%) Ubuntu
3 127 (17.09%) Windows
4 125 (16.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 121 (16.29%) UNIX
6 111 (14.94%) CentOS
7 54 (7.27%) Debian
8 34 (4.58%) Solaris
9 19 (2.56%) Android
10 16 (2.15%) Apple iOS
11 12 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (1.48%) CoreOS
13 10 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (1.08%) Fedora
15 6 (0.81%) SUSE
16 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.54%) AIX
18 3 (0.40%) HPUX
19 2 (0.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (77.12%) DevOps
2 351 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
3 276 (37.15%) Configuration Management
4 251 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
5 115 (15.48%) Scrum
6 112 (15.07%) E-Commerce
7 93 (12.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 83 (11.17%) Software Engineering
9 81 (10.90%) TDD
10 70 (9.42%) BDD
11 56 (7.54%) OO
12 55 (7.40%) ITIL
13 44 (5.92%) Load Balancing
14 42 (5.65%) Kanban
15 41 (5.52%) Build Automation
16 38 (5.11%) Automated Testing
16 38 (5.11%) Performance Tuning
17 34 (4.58%) Mentoring
18 27 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (3.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 368 (49.53%) Python
2 279 (37.55%) Ruby
3 239 (32.17%) Bash Shell
4 235 (31.63%) Java
5 176 (23.69%) Perl
6 146 (19.65%) PHP
7 103 (13.86%) JavaScript
8 74 (9.96%) SQL
9 61 (8.21%) PowerShell
10 51 (6.86%) Scala
11 41 (5.52%) C#
12 35 (4.71%) Groovy
13 27 (3.63%) Go
14 26 (3.50%) Shell Script
15 18 (2.42%) Korn
16 14 (1.88%) C++
17 13 (1.75%) F#
17 13 (1.75%) Clojure
18 8 (1.08%) C
19 4 (0.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 64 (8.61%) Degree
2 47 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (4.31%) CCNA
4 13 (1.75%) CCNP
5 10 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.08%) CCIE
7 7 (0.94%) RHCE
8 6 (0.81%) RHCSA
9 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.54%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.54%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.54%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.40%) MCSE
12 2 (0.27%) LPIC
12 2 (0.27%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.27%) OCP
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.13%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.04%) QA
2 18 (2.42%) SLA
3 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.40%) PMBOK
System Software
1 95 (12.79%) Docker
2 88 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (6.59%) Varnish
4 21 (2.83%) vCloud
5 17 (2.29%) vSphere
6 15 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.88%) VirtualBox
8 12 (1.62%) KVM
9 9 (1.21%) LXC
9 9 (1.21%) VMware ESX
10 8 (1.08%) NFS
10 8 (1.08%) Active Directory
10 8 (1.08%) Samba
10 8 (1.08%) GlusterFS
10 8 (1.08%) HDFS
11 6 (0.81%) Xen
12 5 (0.67%) XenServer
12 5 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.54%) Squid
13 4 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 583 (78.47%) Puppet
2 515 (69.31%) Opscode Chef
3 158 (21.27%) Nagios
4 148 (19.92%) Salt
5 91 (12.25%) Vagrant
6 46 (6.19%) ZABBIX
7 38 (5.11%) logstash
8 29 (3.90%) HAProxy
8 29 (3.90%) Graphite
9 25 (3.36%) Tivoli
9 25 (3.36%) Unicenter
10 24 (3.23%) BladeLogic
10 24 (3.23%) Cacti
11 22 (2.96%) Capistrano
12 16 (2.15%) collectd
13 14 (1.88%) Kibana
14 12 (1.62%) Control-M
15 10 (1.35%) Check_MK
15 10 (1.35%) Kubernetes
16 9 (1.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 131 (17.63%) VMware
2 102 (13.73%) Red Hat
3 83 (11.17%) Oracle
4 62 (8.34%) SaltStack
5 51 (6.86%) Rackspace
6 44 (5.92%) Splunk
7 42 (5.65%) Microsoft
8 29 (3.90%) F5
9 27 (3.63%) Cisco
10 26 (3.50%) Akamai
11 25 (3.36%) Google
12 18 (2.42%) IBM
13 16 (2.15%) HP
14 15 (2.02%) New Relic
15 11 (1.48%) Percona
16 10 (1.35%) Dell
17 9 (1.21%) NetApp
18 7 (0.94%) Perforce
19 6 (0.81%) hybris
19 6 (0.81%) SAP
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City, London
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South West London
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Version Two
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +benefits and bonus
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London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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