Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 68 62
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +47
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 281 200 456
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.02% 3.84% 4.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.40% 21.21% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 244 182 426
10th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £59,375
25th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £91,250
90th Percentile £116,750 £112,250 £110,000
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%

Ansible is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,201 943 1,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.46% 18.12% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,083 865 1,428
10th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £43,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% - +11.54%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £103,750 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +7.69%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the City of London

Ansible
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in the City of London.

Salary trend for Ansible in the City of London

Ansible
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the City of London over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 234 (83.27%) DevOps
2 217 (77.22%) Terraform
3 190 (67.62%) Docker
4 160 (56.94%) AWS
5 156 (55.52%) Kubernetes
6 142 (50.53%) Python
7 133 (47.33%) Jenkins
7 133 (47.33%) Infrastructure as Code
8 105 (37.37%) Azure
9 104 (37.01%) Linux
10 93 (33.10%) Puppet
11 89 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (27.40%) GCP
13 66 (23.49%) Fintech
14 62 (22.06%) Bash Shell
15 60 (21.35%) Finance
16 55 (19.57%) Java
17 54 (19.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 53 (18.86%) Windows
19 52 (18.51%) Configuration Management
20 47 (16.73%) Social Skills
21 46 (16.37%) CircleCI
22 41 (14.59%) PowerShell
22 41 (14.59%) Git (software)
23 39 (13.88%) Opscode Chef
24 37 (13.17%) SQL
25 36 (12.81%) VMware
26 34 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
27 32 (11.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
28 31 (11.03%) Microsoft

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 20 (7.12%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.20%) nginx
3 7 (2.49%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.07%) Confluence
4 3 (1.07%) IIS
5 2 (0.71%) SugarCRM
5 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Pulsar
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.36%) ejabberd
6 1 (0.36%) GemFire
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 160 (56.94%) AWS
2 105 (37.37%) Azure
3 77 (27.40%) GCP
4 26 (9.25%) IaaS
5 25 (8.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (6.76%) GitHub
6 19 (6.76%) Serverless
7 16 (5.69%) Amazon ECS
7 16 (5.69%) PaaS
8 14 (4.98%) SaaS
9 12 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (3.91%) OpenShift
10 11 (3.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (3.56%) Power Platform
12 8 (2.85%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (2.85%) Amazon S3
12 8 (2.85%) Datadog
13 7 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (1.42%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.63%) Firewall
2 10 (3.56%) LAN
3 9 (3.20%) Network Security
3 9 (3.20%) WAN
4 8 (2.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (2.14%) Cisco Firepower
5 6 (2.14%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (2.14%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.14%) SD-WAN
5 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.78%) BGP
6 5 (1.78%) HTTP
6 5 (1.78%) Multicast
7 4 (1.42%) OSPF
7 4 (1.42%) Wireless
7 4 (1.42%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.47%) MongoDB
3 20 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (6.76%) Hadoop
5 17 (6.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (6.05%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.63%) Big Data
7 11 (3.91%) MySQL
8 10 (3.56%) Power BI
9 9 (3.20%) InfluxDB
9 9 (3.20%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.85%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.14%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 133 (47.33%) Jenkins
2 46 (16.37%) CircleCI
3 41 (14.59%) Git (software)
4 32 (11.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 24 (8.54%) TeamCity
6 23 (8.19%) JIRA
7 22 (7.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 18 (6.41%) Travis CI
9 12 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (3.56%) Artifactory
10 10 (3.56%) GitLab
11 8 (2.85%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.78%) Gradle
13 4 (1.42%) Maven
14 2 (0.71%) Subversion
14 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
15 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.36%) gulp
15 1 (0.36%) Selenium
15 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 60 (21.35%) Finance
2 47 (16.73%) Social Skills
3 18 (6.41%) Banking
4 11 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.85%) Retail
6 6 (2.14%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.42%) Games
7 4 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Front Office
9 2 (0.71%) International Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (48.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (19.57%) Senior DevOps
3 54 (19.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 36 (12.81%) AWS Engineer
5 29 (10.32%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
6 26 (9.25%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (9.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 25 (8.90%) Azure Engineer
7 25 (8.90%) Platform Engineer
8 22 (7.83%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 20 (7.12%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 19 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (4.98%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.63%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 12 (4.27%) Site Engineer
14 11 (3.91%) Architect
14 11 (3.91%) DevOps Manager
15 10 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.56%) Lead DevOps
15 10 (3.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.76%) Kafka
2 18 (6.41%) Web Services
3 13 (4.63%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (3.56%) .NET
4 10 (3.56%) Node.js
5 8 (2.85%) JSON
6 5 (1.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (1.78%) Apache Thrift
6 5 (1.78%) Lucene
6 5 (1.78%) Protocol Buffers
6 5 (1.78%) React
6 5 (1.78%) XMPP
7 4 (1.42%) ARM Templates
7 4 (1.42%) RESTful
8 3 (1.07%) .NET Core
8 3 (1.07%) Spring
8 3 (1.07%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.71%) boto
9 2 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.34%) Public Cloud
2 11 (3.91%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.85%) Clustering
4 5 (1.78%) Equities
4 5 (1.78%) Hedge funds
4 5 (1.78%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.42%) Cloud Native
5 4 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.07%) User Experience
7 2 (0.71%) Biotechnology
7 2 (0.71%) Blog
7 2 (0.71%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.36%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.36%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) PKI
8 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 104 (37.01%) Linux
2 53 (18.86%) Windows
3 21 (7.47%) Unix
4 19 (6.76%) Ubuntu
5 18 (6.41%) Windows Server
6 15 (5.34%) CentOS
7 13 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.20%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (2.14%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.42%) Android
10 4 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.71%) Solaris
11 2 (0.71%) SUSE
12 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (83.27%) DevOps
2 133 (47.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 89 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (23.49%) Fintech
5 54 (19.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 52 (18.51%) Configuration Management
7 34 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (8.90%) Change Management
9 24 (8.54%) Artificial Intelligence
9 24 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 21 (7.47%) Migration
10 21 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 20 (7.12%) Microservices
12 17 (6.05%) Data Development
12 17 (6.05%) High Availability
12 17 (6.05%) Scrum
13 16 (5.69%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (5.69%) Task Automation
14 15 (5.34%) Infrastructure Automation
15 14 (4.98%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 142 (50.53%) Python
2 62 (22.06%) Bash Shell
3 55 (19.57%) Java
4 41 (14.59%) PowerShell
5 37 (13.17%) SQL
6 25 (8.90%) Go
7 23 (8.19%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.63%) C#
9 12 (4.27%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.85%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.49%) C++
12 6 (2.14%) Perl
12 6 (2.14%) Ruby
13 4 (1.42%) PHP
14 3 (1.07%) Java 8
14 3 (1.07%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.71%) C
16 1 (0.36%) Groovy
16 1 (0.36%) Rust
Qualifications
1 9 (3.20%) AWS Certification
1 9 (3.20%) SC Cleared
1 9 (3.20%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.49%) Degree
4 5 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.07%) CCNP
6 2 (0.71%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) CCIE
7 1 (0.36%) CCVP
7 1 (0.36%) CWAP
7 1 (0.36%) CWDP
7 1 (0.36%) CWNA
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) OCP
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.36%) RHCE
7 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.20%) QA
1 9 (3.20%) SLA
2 7 (2.49%) GDPR
3 6 (2.14%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) NIST
System Software
1 190 (67.62%) Docker
2 29 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (2.14%) VMware NSX
5 5 (1.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.71%) Xen
8 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.36%) iptables
8 1 (0.36%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.36%) KVM
8 1 (0.36%) Postfix
8 1 (0.36%) QEMU
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 217 (77.22%) Terraform
2 156 (55.52%) Kubernetes
3 93 (33.10%) Puppet
4 39 (13.88%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (10.68%) Prometheus
6 17 (6.05%) Grafana
7 8 (2.85%) Rancher
8 6 (2.14%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (2.14%) FortiGate
9 5 (1.78%) Salt
10 3 (1.07%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.07%) Packer
10 3 (1.07%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.71%) Consul
11 2 (0.71%) Control-M
11 2 (0.71%) Graphite
11 2 (0.71%) Mesos
12 1 (0.36%) CASB
12 1 (0.36%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.36%) Kibana
Vendors
1 36 (12.81%) VMware
2 31 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.83%) Splunk
4 17 (6.05%) Google
5 14 (4.98%) Cisco
6 10 (3.56%) NetApp
7 9 (3.20%) Fortinet
7 9 (3.20%) LogicMonitor
7 9 (3.20%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.20%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.20%) SolarWinds
8 8 (2.85%) Oracle
9 6 (2.14%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.14%) CA
10 5 (1.78%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.42%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.42%) F5
12 3 (1.07%) IBM
12 3 (1.07%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.07%) Sybase