Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 222 467
Rank change year-on-year +56 +245 +403
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 3648 2706 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.17% 1.53% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.76% 17.49% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3080 2387 1116
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 14736 15474 15998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.75% 8.77% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12198 12621 13101
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +29 2319 £67,500 +3.85% 225
South East +139 467 £55,000 - 32
North of England +121 347 £50,000 +11.11% 46
Midlands +94 189 £52,500 +5.00% 30
North West +96 176 £52,500 +14.13% 24
South West +19 171 £50,000 - 24
East of England +51 153 £60,000 +20.00% 18
Yorkshire +59 150 £50,000 +11.11% 21
West Midlands +84 136 £52,500 +5.00% 17
East Midlands +39 53 £52,500 +3.45% 13
North East +5 21 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2742 (75.16%) DevOps
2 2467 (67.63%) Puppet
3 2378 (65.19%) Linux
4 2087 (57.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1997 (54.74%) Python
6 1982 (54.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1695 (46.46%) Docker
8 1551 (42.52%) Jenkins
9 1430 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
10 1251 (34.29%) Configuration Management
11 1097 (30.07%) Java
12 1040 (28.51%) Bash Shell
13 1000 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
14 887 (24.31%) Microsoft Azure
15 881 (24.15%) Kubernetes
16 856 (23.46%) Ruby
17 846 (23.19%) Git (software)
18 829 (22.72%) Terraform
19 708 (19.41%) Finance
20 692 (18.97%) Windows
21 599 (16.42%) MySQL
22 595 (16.31%) Open Source
23 593 (16.26%) Perl
24 517 (14.17%) Red Hat
25 508 (13.93%) PowerShell
26 495 (13.57%) Unix
27 482 (13.21%) VMware
28 469 (12.86%) CentOS
29 463 (12.69%) SQL
30 458 (12.55%) Software Engineering

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
1 428 (11.73%) Apache
2 384 (10.53%) OpenStack
3 342 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 287 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
5 285 (7.81%) nginx
6 205 (5.62%) IIS
7 196 (5.37%) Confluence
8 158 (4.33%) WebSphere
9 137 (3.76%) Apache Spark
10 109 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
11 82 (2.25%) JBoss
12 80 (2.19%) WebLogic
13 64 (1.75%) Jetty
14 42 (1.15%) Apache Solr
15 41 (1.12%) CloudStack
16 38 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
17 35 (0.96%) CMS
18 20 (0.55%) Drupal
19 19 (0.52%) Ethereum
20 17 (0.47%) uWSGI
Applications
1 13 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.082%) EngageOne
3 3 (0.082%) HipChat
3 3 (0.082%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.082%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.19%) Workday HCM
2 6 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.11%) R3 Corda
3 4 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.082%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.055%) Magento
5 2 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.027%) CiviCRM
6 1 (0.027%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2087 (57.21%) Amazon AWS
2 887 (24.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 330 (9.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 305 (8.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 228 (6.25%) SaaS
6 197 (5.40%) Amazon EC2
7 181 (4.96%) PaaS
8 145 (3.97%) IaaS
9 133 (3.65%) GitHub
10 120 (3.29%) Amazon S3
11 114 (3.13%) Serverless
12 86 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
13 78 (2.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 71 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
15 61 (1.67%) OpenShift
16 50 (1.37%) npm
17 47 (1.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 47 (1.29%) Route 53
18 46 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 36 (0.99%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 300 (8.22%) Firewall
2 270 (7.40%) DNS
3 195 (5.35%) TCP/IP
4 129 (3.54%) VPN
5 111 (3.04%) Internet
6 94 (2.58%) HTTP
7 87 (2.38%) SAN
8 73 (2.00%) DHCP
9 56 (1.54%) VLAN
10 51 (1.40%) LDAP
11 47 (1.29%) SSL
12 45 (1.23%) LAN
13 40 (1.10%) Network Security
14 38 (1.04%) WAN
15 36 (0.99%) SMTP
15 36 (0.99%) SNMP
16 34 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (0.93%) NetScaler
17 27 (0.74%) BGP
18 26 (0.71%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 599 (16.42%) MySQL
2 396 (10.86%) PostgreSQL
3 379 (10.39%) NoSQL
4 367 (10.06%) MongoDB
5 304 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 238 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 208 (5.70%) Big Data
8 202 (5.54%) Hadoop
9 179 (4.91%) Redis
10 178 (4.88%) Relational Database
11 112 (3.07%) Amazon RDS
12 87 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 77 (2.11%) RDBMS
14 65 (1.78%) MariaDB
15 57 (1.56%) InfluxDB
16 41 (1.12%) Riak
17 40 (1.10%) Neo4j
18 39 (1.07%) Oracle Database
19 35 (0.96%) Blockchain
19 35 (0.96%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1551 (42.52%) Jenkins
2 846 (23.19%) Git (software)
3 445 (12.20%) TeamCity
4 356 (9.76%) JIRA
5 351 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 275 (7.54%) Maven
7 251 (6.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 209 (5.73%) Vagrant
9 208 (5.70%) Subversion
10 184 (5.04%) Hudson
11 167 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 126 (3.45%) Gradle
13 118 (3.23%) MSBuild
14 98 (2.69%) Travis CI
15 95 (2.60%) GitLab
16 91 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
17 83 (2.28%) Artifactory
18 82 (2.25%) Selenium
19 77 (2.11%) JUnit
20 76 (2.08%) Ant
General
1 708 (19.41%) Finance
2 265 (7.26%) Banking
3 243 (6.66%) Telecoms
4 160 (4.39%) Marketing
5 138 (3.78%) Retail
6 113 (3.10%) Games
7 108 (2.96%) Electronics
7 108 (2.96%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.07%) Law
9 38 (1.04%) Advertising
10 30 (0.82%) Publishing
11 25 (0.69%) Legal
12 22 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.60%) Online Betting
13 19 (0.52%) Back Office
14 16 (0.44%) Automotive
15 15 (0.41%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.16%) Digital Economy
17 5 (0.14%) Music Industry
18 4 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1600 (43.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 503 (13.79%) Developer
3 472 (12.94%) Linux Engineer
4 451 (12.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 397 (10.88%) AWS Engineer
6 381 (10.44%) AWS DevOps
7 333 (9.13%) Administrator
8 322 (8.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 288 (7.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 287 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
11 270 (7.40%) Senior DevOps
12 251 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
13 241 (6.61%) Linux Administrator
14 212 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 203 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 196 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
17 173 (4.74%) Lead DevOps
18 164 (4.50%) Architect
19 154 (4.22%) Java Developer
20 134 (3.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (11.68%) Web Services
2 330 (9.05%) .NET
3 286 (7.84%) Node.js
4 222 (6.09%) AngularJS
5 211 (5.78%) Elastic Stack
6 208 (5.70%) RabbitMQ
7 196 (5.37%) RESTful
8 187 (5.13%) HTML
9 179 (4.91%) LAMP
10 169 (4.63%) Kafka
11 167 (4.58%) Spring
12 149 (4.08%) REST
13 123 (3.37%) React
14 121 (3.32%) CSS
15 93 (2.55%) LEMP Stack
16 91 (2.49%) Hibernate
17 76 (2.08%) HTML5
18 75 (2.06%) JSON
19 72 (1.97%) XML
20 68 (1.86%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 262 (7.18%) Public Cloud
2 255 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 220 (6.03%) Data Centre
4 189 (5.18%) Fintech
5 131 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
6 109 (2.99%) Private Cloud
7 108 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
8 87 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
8 87 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 86 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
10 72 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
11 59 (1.62%) Virtual Team
12 53 (1.45%) Online Banking
13 48 (1.32%) Clustering
14 35 (0.96%) Mobile App
14 35 (0.96%) Replication
15 34 (0.93%) Cloud Native
15 34 (0.93%) User Experience
16 31 (0.85%) Algorithms
17 25 (0.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2378 (65.19%) Linux
2 692 (18.97%) Windows
3 495 (13.57%) Unix
4 469 (12.86%) CentOS
5 369 (10.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 338 (9.27%) Ubuntu
7 238 (6.52%) Windows Server
8 157 (4.30%) Debian
9 77 (2.11%) Solaris
10 47 (1.29%) CoreOS
11 46 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (0.60%) Fedora
14 21 (0.58%) AIX
15 18 (0.49%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
16 17 (0.47%) SUSE
17 16 (0.44%) Apple iOS
18 11 (0.30%) Android
19 10 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2742 (75.16%) DevOps
2 1430 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
3 1251 (34.29%) Configuration Management
4 1000 (27.41%) Continuous Integration
5 595 (16.31%) Open Source
6 458 (12.55%) Software Engineering
7 434 (11.90%) Scrum
8 402 (11.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 391 (10.72%) Microservices
10 330 (9.05%) TDD
11 271 (7.43%) Test Automation
12 268 (7.35%) High Availability
13 254 (6.96%) E-Commerce
14 252 (6.91%) Mentoring
15 229 (6.28%) Migration
16 221 (6.06%) ITIL
17 196 (5.37%) Task Automation
18 179 (4.91%) SDLC
19 176 (4.82%) Kanban
20 174 (4.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1997 (54.74%) Python
2 1097 (30.07%) Java
3 1040 (28.51%) Bash Shell
4 856 (23.46%) Ruby
5 593 (16.26%) Perl
6 508 (13.93%) PowerShell
7 463 (12.69%) SQL
8 424 (11.62%) JavaScript
9 389 (10.66%) PHP
10 305 (8.36%) Shell Script
11 290 (7.95%) Go
12 263 (7.21%) C#
13 188 (5.15%) C++
14 116 (3.18%) Scala
15 113 (3.10%) Groovy
16 87 (2.38%) C
17 46 (1.26%) Korn
18 32 (0.88%) T-SQL
19 31 (0.85%) Clojure
20 29 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 339 (9.29%) Degree
2 161 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 139 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 94 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 52 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (1.10%) AWS Certification
7 34 (0.93%) Master's Degree
8 33 (0.90%) CCNA
9 30 (0.82%) RHCE
10 26 (0.71%) CCNP
11 20 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (0.49%) CISSP
12 18 (0.49%) PhD
13 17 (0.47%) DV Cleared
14 16 (0.44%) SANS
15 15 (0.41%) MCSE
16 13 (0.36%) CCIE
17 12 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
18 10 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
18 10 (0.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (4.25%) QA
2 65 (1.78%) GCP
3 32 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.60%) SLA
6 9 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.14%) COBIT
7 5 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.14%) SSAE 16
8 4 (0.11%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.082%) DICOM
9 3 (0.082%) HL7
9 3 (0.082%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.082%) PSD2
10 2 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.027%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.027%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.027%) MiFID
System Software
1 1695 (46.46%) Docker
2 291 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
4 122 (3.34%) Active Directory
5 82 (2.25%) vSphere
6 81 (2.22%) Xen
7 69 (1.89%) LXC
8 62 (1.70%) Hyper-V
8 62 (1.70%) NFS
9 61 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
10 48 (1.32%) KVM
11 47 (1.29%) iptables
12 32 (0.88%) Varnish
12 32 (0.88%) VirtualBox
13 28 (0.77%) XenServer
14 24 (0.66%) Samba
15 23 (0.63%) VMware NSX
16 20 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 17 (0.47%) Ceph
18 16 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2467 (67.63%) Puppet
2 1982 (54.33%) Opscode Chef
3 881 (24.15%) Kubernetes
4 829 (22.72%) Terraform
5 373 (10.22%) Nagios
6 261 (7.15%) Salt
7 156 (4.28%) Packer
8 113 (3.10%) ZABBIX
9 104 (2.85%) Grafana
10 102 (2.80%) Mesos
11 99 (2.71%) logstash
12 88 (2.41%) Kibana
13 74 (2.03%) Icinga
14 72 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
15 62 (1.70%) Prometheus
16 54 (1.48%) HAProxy
17 50 (1.37%) Graphite
18 47 (1.29%) Cobbler
19 41 (1.12%) Consul
19 41 (1.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 517 (14.17%) Red Hat
2 482 (13.21%) VMware
3 346 (9.48%) Google
4 326 (8.94%) Microsoft
5 307 (8.42%) Oracle
6 200 (5.48%) SaltStack
7 157 (4.30%) Splunk
8 139 (3.81%) Cisco
9 122 (3.34%) New Relic
10 115 (3.15%) SAP
11 111 (3.04%) Atlassian
12 75 (2.06%) AppDynamics
13 71 (1.95%) Rackspace
14 68 (1.86%) HP
15 66 (1.81%) IBM
16 53 (1.45%) SolarWinds
17 50 (1.37%) Citrix
18 41 (1.12%) EMC
19 33 (0.90%) F5
19 33 (0.90%) ServiceNow