Period
to 23 September 2020

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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 90 89
Rank change year-on-year +40 -1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 185 354 381
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.77% 3.54% 3.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.12% 23.65% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 176 364 385
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £51,875 £56,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £110,250 £110,000 £99,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 767 1,497 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.77% 14.95% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 689 1,325 1,089
Median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,200
90th Percentile £104,000 £105,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

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 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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.

1 128 (69.19%) DevOps
2 121 (65.41%) AWS
3 111 (60.00%) Python
4 106 (57.30%) Terraform
5 103 (55.68%) Docker
6 102 (55.14%) Kubernetes
7 94 (50.81%) Puppet
8 91 (49.19%) Azure
9 75 (40.54%) Linux
10 71 (38.38%) Finance
11 68 (36.76%) Opscode Chef
12 64 (34.59%) Infrastructure as Code
13 58 (31.35%) Jenkins
14 44 (23.78%) Configuration Management
15 43 (23.24%) GCP
16 40 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (21.08%) Windows
18 36 (19.46%) Git (software)
19 33 (17.84%) Java
20 31 (16.76%) Bash Shell
20 31 (16.76%) Microservices
20 31 (16.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 31 (16.76%) Fintech
21 29 (15.68%) Infrastructure Automation
22 27 (14.59%) Go
23 23 (12.43%) PowerShell
24 22 (11.89%) VMware
25 21 (11.35%) Google
26 20 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
26 20 (10.81%) Law

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 13 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (6.49%) IIS
3 8 (4.32%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.24%) Apache
5 4 (2.16%) Confluence
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.54%) Luigi
6 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.54%) SAS
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (3.24%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 121 (65.41%) AWS
2 91 (49.19%) Azure
3 43 (23.24%) GCP
4 19 (10.27%) SaaS
5 18 (9.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (9.19%) Office 365
7 16 (8.65%) IaaS
7 16 (8.65%) PaaS
8 11 (5.95%) Serverless
9 10 (5.41%) OpenShift
10 8 (4.32%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (3.78%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (3.24%) Akamai
12 6 (3.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (3.24%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
14 4 (2.16%) Amazon S3
14 4 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (1.62%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.65%) Firewall
2 15 (8.11%) Network Security
3 14 (7.57%) DNS
4 11 (5.95%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.78%) Multicast
6 6 (3.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (3.24%) Kerberos
6 6 (3.24%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.70%) LAN
7 5 (2.70%) WAN
7 5 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.16%) BGP
8 4 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.16%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (2.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (2.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.16%) OSPF
8 4 (2.16%) VXLAN
8 4 (2.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.65%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.03%) MySQL
4 10 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.86%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.32%) Big Data
6 8 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.24%) Blockchain
8 5 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.70%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.16%) DataStax
10 3 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.08%) HBase
12 1 (0.54%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.54%) Redis
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 58 (31.35%) Jenkins
2 36 (19.46%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (8.65%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.49%) Bitbucket
5 11 (5.95%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (5.41%) GitLab
6 10 (5.41%) JIRA
7 6 (3.24%) Maven
8 4 (2.16%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.16%) Gradle
9 3 (1.62%) Ant
9 3 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.08%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.08%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.08%) Snyk
10 2 (1.08%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.54%) git-flow
11 1 (0.54%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.54%) Spinnaker
General
1 71 (38.38%) Finance
2 20 (10.81%) Law
3 11 (5.95%) Advertising
4 8 (4.32%) Games
5 7 (3.78%) Banking
6 6 (3.24%) Marketing
7 5 (2.70%) Retail
8 4 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Back Office
10 1 (0.54%) Front Office
10 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (45.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (23.24%) AWS Engineer
3 30 (16.22%) AWS DevOps
4 27 (14.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 22 (11.89%) Senior DevOps
6 21 (11.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (11.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 17 (9.19%) Administrator
7 17 (9.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.57%) Platform Engineer
9 13 (7.03%) Python Engineer
9 13 (7.03%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 12 (6.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 12 (6.49%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
11 9 (4.86%) Windows Administrator
12 8 (4.32%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.32%) Windows Engineer
13 7 (3.78%) Head of DevOps
13 7 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.95%) Web Services
2 10 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (5.41%) Kafka
2 10 (5.41%) YAML
3 8 (4.32%) Sensu
4 7 (3.78%) JSON
4 7 (3.78%) LDAP
5 6 (3.24%) .NET
6 4 (2.16%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (1.62%) Spring
8 2 (1.08%) OAuth
8 2 (1.08%) SAML
8 2 (1.08%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.54%) Guice
9 1 (0.54%) Lucene
9 1 (0.54%) Node.js
9 1 (0.54%) Spark Streaming
9 1 (0.54%) Spring Batch
9 1 (0.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.65%) Public Cloud
2 12 (6.49%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.32%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.24%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.70%) FMCG
5 5 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.16%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.62%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.08%) Social Media
8 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (40.54%) Linux
2 39 (21.08%) Windows
3 19 (10.27%) Unix
4 13 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.70%) CentOS
7 4 (2.16%) Solaris
7 4 (2.16%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.16%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.62%) Fedora
9 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (69.19%) DevOps
2 64 (34.59%) Infrastructure as Code
3 44 (23.78%) Configuration Management
4 40 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (16.76%) Fintech
5 31 (16.76%) Microservices
5 31 (16.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 29 (15.68%) Infrastructure Automation
7 20 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.27%) Deployment Automation
9 18 (9.73%) Test Automation
10 16 (8.65%) Mentoring
11 15 (8.11%) Open Source
12 14 (7.57%) Scrum
13 12 (6.49%) Migration
14 11 (5.95%) Software Delivery
15 10 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (5.41%) High Availability
15 10 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 111 (60.00%) Python
2 33 (17.84%) Java
3 31 (16.76%) Bash Shell
4 27 (14.59%) Go
5 23 (12.43%) PowerShell
6 18 (9.73%) Ruby
7 15 (8.11%) C#
8 10 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.41%) SQL
9 8 (4.32%) PHP
10 5 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.16%) Groovy
11 4 (2.16%) Perl
11 4 (2.16%) VB
12 2 (1.08%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.08%) Scala
13 1 (0.54%) C++
13 1 (0.54%) R
13 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.73%) Degree
2 7 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.62%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.62%) OCP
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.62%) PhD
5 2 (1.08%) CCIE
5 2 (1.08%) CCNP
5 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) GDPR
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (55.68%) Docker
2 18 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.08%) XenApp
5 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.54%) HDFS
6 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 106 (57.30%) Terraform
2 102 (55.14%) Kubernetes
3 94 (50.81%) Puppet
4 68 (36.76%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (6.49%) Prometheus
6 11 (5.95%) Grafana
7 7 (3.78%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (2.70%) Salt
8 5 (2.70%) SCCM
9 4 (2.16%) Consul
9 4 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.16%) Nagios
9 4 (2.16%) QRadar
10 3 (1.62%) Kibana
11 2 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (1.08%) HP Fortify
11 2 (1.08%) Icinga
11 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.54%) Ambari
12 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (11.89%) VMware
2 21 (11.35%) Google
3 20 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.19%) Splunk
5 14 (7.57%) Oracle
6 13 (7.03%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.41%) Cisco
8 8 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (4.32%) SaltStack
9 6 (3.24%) Adobe
9 6 (3.24%) HP
9 6 (3.24%) hybris
9 6 (3.24%) IBM
9 6 (3.24%) SAP
9 6 (3.24%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.70%) Citrix
10 5 (2.70%) Dell
10 5 (2.70%) EMC
10 5 (2.70%) Hitachi
10 5 (2.70%) New Relic