Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 50 104
Rank change year-on-year -26 +54 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 215 188 325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.65% 5.26% 3.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.37% 26.15% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 192 169 288
10th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £54,625
25th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £96,250 £95,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £110,250 £110,750
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £76,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.00% +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 1,110 719 1,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.84% 20.10% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 655 1,305
10th Percentile £52,400 £47,500 £41,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £54,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £96,250 £86,250 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,000 £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 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 171 (79.53%) DevOps
2 159 (73.95%) Terraform
3 128 (59.53%) Docker
4 125 (58.14%) AWS
5 108 (50.23%) Kubernetes
5 108 (50.23%) Infrastructure as Code
6 107 (49.77%) Python
7 88 (40.93%) Jenkins
8 86 (40.00%) Linux
9 71 (33.02%) Azure
10 64 (29.77%) GCP
11 62 (28.84%) Bash Shell
12 53 (24.65%) Puppet
13 47 (21.86%) Java
14 44 (20.47%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 43 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (19.07%) Finance
17 40 (18.60%) PowerShell
18 38 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
19 36 (16.74%) Windows
20 33 (15.35%) Fintech
21 30 (13.95%) Configuration Management
22 28 (13.02%) Software Engineering
23 27 (12.56%) Git (software)
23 27 (12.56%) SQL
23 27 (12.56%) Microsoft
23 27 (12.56%) AWS CloudFormation
24 26 (12.09%) CircleCI
24 26 (12.09%) JavaScript
25 25 (11.63%) PaaS

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 11 (5.12%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.65%) nginx
3 6 (2.79%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.40%) Confluence
5 2 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Pulsar
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.47%) GemFire
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 125 (58.14%) AWS
2 71 (33.02%) Azure
3 64 (29.77%) GCP
4 27 (12.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (11.63%) IaaS
5 25 (11.63%) PaaS
6 24 (11.16%) Serverless
7 16 (7.44%) Amazon ECS
7 16 (7.44%) SaaS
8 14 (6.51%) GitHub
8 14 (6.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (5.58%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (5.12%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (4.65%) Power Platform
12 6 (2.79%) Amazon EKS
12 6 (2.79%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.79%) OpenShift
13 5 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
13 5 (2.33%) Datadog
14 4 (1.86%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) Firewall
2 9 (4.19%) Network Security
3 4 (1.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.86%) DNS
3 4 (1.86%) Multicast
3 4 (1.86%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.40%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (1.40%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (1.40%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.40%) HTTP
4 3 (1.40%) LAN
4 3 (1.40%) MPLS
4 3 (1.40%) SD-WAN
4 3 (1.40%) VPN
4 3 (1.40%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) Broadband
6 1 (0.47%) BGP
6 1 (0.47%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) OSPF
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.58%) Hadoop
1 12 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (4.65%) Big Data
2 10 (4.65%) Power BI
3 9 (4.19%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.72%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.72%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.26%) MySQL
6 6 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.79%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.86%) ArangoDB
8 3 (1.40%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.40%) InfluxDB
8 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.93%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.93%) HBase
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 88 (40.93%) Jenkins
2 27 (12.56%) Git (software)
3 26 (12.09%) CircleCI
4 25 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (8.84%) TeamCity
6 16 (7.44%) JIRA
7 12 (5.58%) GitLab
7 12 (5.58%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (4.19%) Travis CI
9 8 (3.72%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.26%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.86%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.86%) Gradle
12 3 (1.40%) git-flow
12 3 (1.40%) GoCD
12 3 (1.40%) Maven
12 3 (1.40%) Subversion
13 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.47%) Selenium
13 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (19.07%) Finance
2 23 (10.70%) Social Skills
3 15 (6.98%) Retail
4 11 (5.12%) Banking
5 10 (4.65%) Law
6 9 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Front Office
7 2 (0.93%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) International Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (48.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (21.40%) Senior DevOps
3 44 (20.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 30 (13.95%) AWS Engineer
5 24 (11.16%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 20 (9.30%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (9.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.37%) Azure Engineer
7 18 (8.37%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (8.37%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 16 (7.44%) Architect
8 16 (7.44%) Platform Engineer
9 14 (6.51%) Lead DevOps
9 14 (6.51%) Site Engineer
10 13 (6.05%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 11 (5.12%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.19%) Developer
12 9 (4.19%) Operations Engineer
13 7 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.44%) Web Services
2 12 (5.58%) Kafka
3 11 (5.12%) .NET
4 8 (3.72%) ARM Templates
4 8 (3.72%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (3.72%) Node.js
5 5 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.33%) Spring
6 4 (1.86%) Apache Thrift
6 4 (1.86%) JSON
6 4 (1.86%) Lucene
6 4 (1.86%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (1.40%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (1.40%) React
8 2 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.93%) Middleware
8 2 (0.93%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.93%) Velocity
8 2 (0.93%) XMPP
9 1 (0.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.19%) Public Cloud
2 5 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.33%) Equities
2 5 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.40%) Cloud Native
3 3 (1.40%) Fixed Income
3 3 (1.40%) Hedge funds
3 3 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (0.93%) Biotechnology
4 2 (0.93%) Blog
4 2 (0.93%) Clustering
4 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.47%) PKI
5 1 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.47%) Social Media
5 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (40.00%) Linux
2 36 (16.74%) Windows
3 15 (6.98%) Ubuntu
4 14 (6.51%) Unix
4 14 (6.51%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.19%) CentOS
5 9 (4.19%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (3.26%) CoreOS
7 6 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.93%) Solaris
8 2 (0.93%) SUSE
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (79.53%) DevOps
2 108 (50.23%) Infrastructure as Code
3 44 (20.47%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 43 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (15.35%) Fintech
6 30 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 28 (13.02%) Software Engineering
8 23 (10.70%) Change Management
8 23 (10.70%) Migration
9 17 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.91%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (6.98%) Infrastructure Automation
12 14 (6.51%) Deployment Automation
12 14 (6.51%) Incident Management
12 14 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 13 (6.05%) Microservices
14 11 (5.12%) Full Stack Development
15 10 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (4.65%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 107 (49.77%) Python
2 62 (28.84%) Bash Shell
3 47 (21.86%) Java
4 40 (18.60%) PowerShell
5 27 (12.56%) SQL
6 26 (12.09%) JavaScript
7 15 (6.98%) Go
8 9 (4.19%) C#
9 8 (3.72%) Perl
10 5 (2.33%) C++
10 5 (2.33%) Ruby
10 5 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.93%) Groovy
11 2 (0.93%) Java 8
11 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (2.79%) AWS Certification
1 6 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.86%) CCNP
2 4 (1.86%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.40%) CCIE
3 3 (1.40%) Degree
4 2 (0.93%) CISSP
4 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.93%) OCP
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.47%) CCSP
5 1 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.47%) CWAP
5 1 (0.47%) CWDP
5 1 (0.47%) CWNA
5 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.19%) SLA
2 6 (2.79%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) GDPR
4 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.93%) NIST
5 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.47%) Accessibility
System Software
1 128 (59.53%) Docker
2 10 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.40%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.93%) KVM
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.93%) Xen
6 1 (0.47%) LXC
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.47%) XenApp
6 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 159 (73.95%) Terraform
2 108 (50.23%) Kubernetes
3 53 (24.65%) Puppet
4 38 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (5.12%) Prometheus
6 10 (4.65%) Grafana
7 6 (2.79%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.40%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.40%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.40%) Mesos
8 3 (1.40%) Salt
9 2 (0.93%) Control-M
10 1 (0.47%) CASB
10 1 (0.47%) Consul
10 1 (0.47%) Graphite
10 1 (0.47%) Istio
10 1 (0.47%) Kibana
10 1 (0.47%) Nagios
10 1 (0.47%) Rancher
10 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.30%) Google
3 13 (6.05%) Splunk
3 13 (6.05%) VMware
4 10 (4.65%) NetApp
5 9 (4.19%) LogicMonitor
5 9 (4.19%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.72%) Cisco
7 7 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.79%) Oracle
8 6 (2.79%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.86%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.40%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.40%) CA
10 3 (1.40%) F5
10 3 (1.40%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.40%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.93%) BMC
11 2 (0.93%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.93%) Sybase