Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 201 394
Rank change year-on-year +52 +193 +415
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 3,801 2,845 1,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.30% 1.73% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.88% 19.63% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,112 2,522 1,344
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £86,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,277 14,492 16,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.24% 8.79% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12,470 11,846 13,198
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +3.50% +7.53%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in England

Ansible
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ansible in England.

Salary trend for Ansible in England

Ansible
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in England

Ansible
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the England region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 2,324 £68,000 +4.62% 348
South East +74 462 £55,000 +10.00% 69
North of England +62 382 £52,500 +3.96% 63
Midlands +104 231 £52,500 -4.55% 25
South West +53 220 £45,000 -5.26% 27
North West +54 215 £57,500 +13.86% 38
East of England +96 182 £60,000 +21.21% 34
Yorkshire +45 157 £50,000 -4.76% 20
West Midlands +55 129 £55,000 - 13
East Midlands +60 102 £52,500 - 12
North East -23 10 £65,000 +57.58% 5
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2,875 (75.64%) DevOps
2 2,484 (65.35%) Puppet
3 2,425 (63.80%) Linux
4 2,278 (59.93%) Amazon AWS
5 2,098 (55.20%) Python
6 2,060 (54.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1,788 (47.04%) Docker
8 1,654 (43.51%) Jenkins
9 1,473 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
10 1,308 (34.41%) Configuration Management
11 1,142 (30.04%) Java
12 1,088 (28.62%) Continuous Integration
13 1,037 (27.28%) Bash Shell
14 1,001 (26.34%) Microsoft Azure
15 952 (25.05%) Ruby
16 939 (24.70%) Terraform
17 904 (23.78%) Kubernetes
18 853 (22.44%) Git (software)
19 776 (20.42%) Windows
20 643 (16.92%) Finance
21 595 (15.65%) MySQL
22 584 (15.36%) Open Source
23 556 (14.63%) PowerShell
24 541 (14.23%) Perl
25 532 (14.00%) Software Engineering
26 529 (13.92%) VMware
27 526 (13.84%) TeamCity
28 525 (13.81%) JavaScript
29 506 (13.31%) Web Services
30 499 (13.13%) Microservices

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 345 (9.08%) Apache
2 292 (7.68%) OpenStack
3 287 (7.55%) nginx
4 258 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
5 215 (5.66%) Tomcat
6 194 (5.10%) Confluence
7 158 (4.16%) Apache Spark
8 134 (3.53%) IIS
9 107 (2.82%) WebSphere
10 93 (2.45%) Cloud Foundry
11 59 (1.55%) Apache Solr
12 47 (1.24%) JBoss
13 46 (1.21%) CloudStack
14 42 (1.10%) CMS
15 31 (0.82%) Jetty
15 31 (0.82%) WebLogic
16 22 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
17 15 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 13 (0.34%) Ethereum
18 13 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.053%) HipChat
4 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.026%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.24%) CiviCRM
3 7 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 7 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.13%) Workday HCM
6 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.079%) Magento
8 2 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.053%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.026%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.026%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.026%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2,278 (59.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1,001 (26.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 403 (10.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 308 (8.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 296 (7.79%) SaaS
6 278 (7.31%) Amazon EC2
7 189 (4.97%) PaaS
8 181 (4.76%) IaaS
9 177 (4.66%) GitHub
10 166 (4.37%) Amazon S3
11 155 (4.08%) OpenShift
12 134 (3.53%) Serverless
13 116 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 115 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
15 90 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
16 80 (2.10%) Route 53
16 80 (2.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 58 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 52 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
19 50 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 307 (8.08%) Firewall
2 293 (7.71%) TCP/IP
3 244 (6.42%) DNS
4 173 (4.55%) VPN
5 107 (2.82%) DHCP
6 71 (1.87%) HTTP
7 68 (1.79%) WAN
8 62 (1.63%) LAN
9 60 (1.58%) SAN
10 59 (1.55%) Internet
11 46 (1.21%) Network Security
12 43 (1.13%) SNMP
12 43 (1.13%) SSL
13 39 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (0.89%) Ethernet
15 32 (0.84%) BGP
15 32 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 32 (0.84%) VLAN
16 31 (0.82%) SMTP
17 26 (0.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 595 (15.65%) MySQL
2 444 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
3 418 (11.00%) NoSQL
4 370 (9.73%) MongoDB
5 240 (6.31%) Big Data
6 223 (5.87%) SQL Server
7 201 (5.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 192 (5.05%) Hadoop
9 171 (4.50%) Relational Database
10 168 (4.42%) Redis
11 135 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
12 80 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 79 (2.08%) RDBMS
14 58 (1.53%) MariaDB
15 41 (1.08%) Oracle Database
16 38 (1.00%) Apache Hive
17 36 (0.95%) HBase
17 36 (0.95%) InfluxDB
18 35 (0.92%) Neo4j
19 32 (0.84%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1,654 (43.51%) Jenkins
2 853 (22.44%) Git (software)
3 526 (13.84%) TeamCity
4 420 (11.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 360 (9.47%) JIRA
6 347 (9.13%) Maven
7 264 (6.95%) Subversion
8 255 (6.71%) Octopus Deploy
9 214 (5.63%) Vagrant
10 160 (4.21%) Sonatype Nexus
11 156 (4.10%) Hudson
12 155 (4.08%) Gradle
13 126 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 125 (3.29%) MSBuild
15 99 (2.60%) Travis CI
16 88 (2.32%) GitLab
17 84 (2.21%) Bitbucket
18 79 (2.08%) Artifactory
19 76 (2.00%) gulp
20 71 (1.87%) JUnit
General
1 643 (16.92%) Finance
2 275 (7.23%) Banking
3 164 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 145 (3.81%) Retail
5 120 (3.16%) Games
6 71 (1.87%) Marketing
7 48 (1.26%) Advertising
8 41 (1.08%) Electronics
9 39 (1.03%) Publishing
10 38 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 36 (0.95%) Law
12 28 (0.74%) Legal
13 25 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.45%) Automotive
16 12 (0.32%) Back Office
17 11 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.26%) Digital Economy
19 4 (0.11%) Online Betting
20 3 (0.079%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,653 (43.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 565 (14.86%) Developer
3 506 (13.31%) Linux Engineer
4 453 (11.92%) AWS DevOps
5 445 (11.71%) AWS Engineer
6 441 (11.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 353 (9.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 335 (8.81%) Cloud Engineer
9 320 (8.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 297 (7.81%) Administrator
11 272 (7.16%) Senior DevOps
12 228 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
12 228 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 216 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
14 204 (5.37%) Architect
15 203 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
16 198 (5.21%) Lead DevOps
17 191 (5.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 190 (5.00%) Java Developer
19 169 (4.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (13.31%) Web Services
2 326 (8.58%) AngularJS
3 318 (8.37%) Node.js
4 315 (8.29%) .NET
5 284 (7.47%) Spring
6 211 (5.55%) Elastic Stack
7 204 (5.37%) RESTful
8 203 (5.34%) HTML
9 195 (5.13%) LAMP
10 158 (4.16%) Kafka
11 152 (4.00%) REST
12 150 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
13 140 (3.68%) React
14 127 (3.34%) Hibernate
15 126 (3.31%) CSS
16 106 (2.79%) LEMP Stack
17 102 (2.68%) JSON
18 99 (2.60%) Spring Boot
19 83 (2.18%) Akka
19 83 (2.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 277 (7.29%) Public Cloud
2 249 (6.55%) Fintech
3 245 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 219 (5.76%) Data Centre
5 141 (3.71%) Private Cloud
6 131 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 129 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 129 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
8 102 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 74 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
10 60 (1.58%) Online Banking
11 55 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
12 46 (1.21%) Clustering
13 40 (1.05%) Algorithms
13 40 (1.05%) Mobile App
14 39 (1.03%) Virtual Team
15 37 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 37 (0.97%) Replication
16 32 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 30 (0.79%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2,425 (63.80%) Linux
2 776 (20.42%) Windows
3 485 (12.76%) Unix
4 322 (8.47%) CentOS
5 284 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 230 (6.05%) Ubuntu
6 230 (6.05%) Windows Server
7 108 (2.84%) Debian
8 47 (1.24%) Solaris
9 39 (1.03%) CoreOS
10 34 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 26 (0.68%) Android
13 25 (0.66%) AIX
14 22 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (0.53%) Mac OS X
16 18 (0.47%) SUSE
17 15 (0.39%) HPUX
18 11 (0.29%) Fedora
19 10 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,875 (75.64%) DevOps
2 1,473 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1,308 (34.41%) Configuration Management
4 1,088 (28.62%) Continuous Integration
5 584 (15.36%) Open Source
6 532 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 499 (13.13%) Microservices
8 415 (10.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 401 (10.55%) Scrum
10 349 (9.18%) TDD
11 310 (8.16%) Test Automation
12 264 (6.95%) High Availability
13 247 (6.50%) E-Commerce
14 232 (6.10%) Mentoring
15 189 (4.97%) Migration
16 188 (4.95%) BDD
17 178 (4.68%) SDLC
18 177 (4.66%) Continuous Deployment
19 164 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
20 153 (4.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2,098 (55.20%) Python
2 1,142 (30.04%) Java
3 1,037 (27.28%) Bash Shell
4 952 (25.05%) Ruby
5 556 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 541 (14.23%) Perl
7 525 (13.81%) JavaScript
8 462 (12.15%) SQL
9 441 (11.60%) PHP
10 318 (8.37%) C#
11 266 (7.00%) Shell Script
12 261 (6.87%) Go
13 179 (4.71%) Scala
14 121 (3.18%) C++
15 82 (2.16%) Groovy
16 64 (1.68%) C
17 39 (1.03%) Korn
18 22 (0.58%) Clojure
19 21 (0.55%) PL/SQL
20 20 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 307 (8.08%) Degree
2 158 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 144 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 85 (2.24%) AWS Certification
5 75 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 71 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
7 60 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (1.55%) MCSE
9 58 (1.53%) Master's Degree
10 44 (1.16%) CCNP
11 38 (1.00%) CCNA
12 31 (0.82%) MCSA
13 27 (0.71%) RHCE
14 26 (0.68%) MCITP
15 25 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
16 24 (0.63%) CISSP
17 17 (0.45%) CCIE
17 17 (0.45%) DV Cleared
18 14 (0.37%) GIAC
18 14 (0.37%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (3.87%) QA
2 100 (2.63%) GCP
3 63 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (1.63%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.55%) SLA
6 10 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.13%) PSD2
8 3 (0.079%) COBIT
9 2 (0.053%) GDPR
9 2 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.026%) DICOM
10 1 (0.026%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.026%) HL7
10 1 (0.026%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.026%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1,788 (47.04%) Docker
2 357 (9.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 138 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
4 105 (2.76%) Hyper-V
5 100 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 100 (2.63%) Xen
6 82 (2.16%) vSphere
7 63 (1.66%) KVM
7 63 (1.66%) VirtualBox
8 58 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 57 (1.50%) NFS
10 40 (1.05%) iptables
11 38 (1.00%) LXC
11 38 (1.00%) VMware NSX
12 32 (0.84%) Samba
13 25 (0.66%) HDFS
14 17 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 17 (0.45%) Varnish
15 16 (0.42%) Ceph
16 14 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2,484 (65.35%) Puppet
2 2,060 (54.20%) Opscode Chef
3 939 (24.70%) Terraform
4 904 (23.78%) Kubernetes
5 326 (8.58%) Nagios
6 300 (7.89%) Salt
7 212 (5.58%) Packer
8 111 (2.92%) Docker Swarm
9 105 (2.76%) ZABBIX
10 93 (2.45%) logstash
11 83 (2.18%) Kibana
11 83 (2.18%) Mesos
12 74 (1.95%) Grafana
13 64 (1.68%) HAProxy
13 64 (1.68%) Icinga
14 58 (1.53%) Consul
15 44 (1.16%) Rundeck
16 39 (1.03%) Rancher
17 38 (1.00%) Capistrano
18 37 (0.97%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 529 (13.92%) VMware
2 393 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 336 (8.84%) Oracle
4 319 (8.39%) Microsoft
5 314 (8.26%) Google
6 184 (4.84%) SaltStack
7 169 (4.45%) Splunk
8 142 (3.74%) New Relic
9 127 (3.34%) Cisco
10 95 (2.50%) Atlassian
11 88 (2.32%) AppDynamics
12 77 (2.03%) IBM
13 63 (1.66%) WorldPay
14 49 (1.29%) SolarWinds
15 48 (1.26%) SAP
16 44 (1.16%) Citrix
16 44 (1.16%) F5
16 44 (1.16%) Rackspace
17 41 (1.08%) EMC
18 38 (1.00%) Palo Alto