Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 222 467
Rank change year-on-year +57 +245 +428
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 3661 2748 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.16% 1.53% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.72% 17.51% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3091 2426 1103
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £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 14810 15696 15764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.75% 8.74% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12259 12802 12917
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 22 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 22 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 +24 2326 £67,500 +3.85% 232
South East +148 468 £55,000 +2.33% 34
North of England +110 346 £50,000 +11.11% 48
Midlands +109 192 £52,500 +5.00% 25
South West +19 174 £50,000 - 18
North West +83 173 £52,500 +14.13% 26
Yorkshire +68 152 £50,000 +11.11% 21
East of England +58 151 £60,000 +20.00% 16
West Midlands +78 136 £52,500 +5.00% 16
East Midlands +52 56 £52,500 +5.00% 9
North East +14 21 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 2753 (75.20%) DevOps
2 2469 (67.44%) Puppet
3 2378 (64.95%) Linux
4 2094 (57.20%) Amazon AWS
5 2000 (54.63%) Python
6 1986 (54.25%) Opscode Chef
7 1695 (46.30%) Docker
8 1554 (42.45%) Jenkins
9 1438 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
10 1260 (34.42%) Configuration Management
11 1087 (29.69%) Java
12 1045 (28.54%) Bash Shell
13 1007 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
14 893 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
15 880 (24.04%) Kubernetes
16 862 (23.55%) Ruby
17 848 (23.16%) Git (software)
18 835 (22.81%) Terraform
19 710 (19.39%) Finance
20 698 (19.07%) Windows
21 600 (16.39%) MySQL
22 595 (16.25%) Perl
23 592 (16.17%) Open Source
24 523 (14.29%) Red Hat
25 513 (14.01%) PowerShell
26 496 (13.55%) Unix
27 484 (13.22%) VMware
28 469 (12.81%) CentOS
29 461 (12.59%) SQL
30 456 (12.46%) 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
1 429 (11.72%) Apache
2 383 (10.46%) OpenStack
3 341 (9.31%) Tomcat
4 288 (7.87%) nginx
5 286 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
6 210 (5.74%) IIS
7 196 (5.35%) Confluence
8 159 (4.34%) WebSphere
9 141 (3.85%) Apache Spark
10 110 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
11 84 (2.29%) JBoss
12 81 (2.21%) WebLogic
13 64 (1.75%) Jetty
14 43 (1.17%) CloudStack
15 42 (1.15%) Apache Solr
16 38 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
17 34 (0.93%) CMS
18 21 (0.57%) Drupal
19 19 (0.52%) Ethereum
20 17 (0.46%) uWSGI
Applications
1 13 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.082%) HipChat
3 3 (0.082%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.082%) Pipeline Pilot
4 2 (0.055%) EngageOne
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 2094 (57.20%) Amazon AWS
2 893 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 335 (9.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 301 (8.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 232 (6.34%) SaaS
6 197 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
7 182 (4.97%) PaaS
8 145 (3.96%) IaaS
9 136 (3.71%) GitHub
10 120 (3.28%) Amazon S3
11 114 (3.11%) Serverless
12 86 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
13 78 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 71 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
15 61 (1.67%) OpenShift
16 50 (1.37%) npm
17 49 (1.34%) Route 53
18 46 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 46 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 37 (1.01%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 303 (8.28%) Firewall
2 274 (7.48%) DNS
3 199 (5.44%) TCP/IP
4 134 (3.66%) VPN
5 111 (3.03%) Internet
6 93 (2.54%) HTTP
7 86 (2.35%) SAN
8 75 (2.05%) DHCP
9 56 (1.53%) VLAN
10 51 (1.39%) LDAP
11 48 (1.31%) SSL
12 46 (1.26%) LAN
13 40 (1.09%) Network Security
14 39 (1.07%) WAN
15 36 (0.98%) SNMP
16 35 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
16 35 (0.96%) NetScaler
17 34 (0.93%) SMTP
18 26 (0.71%) BGP
18 26 (0.71%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (16.39%) MySQL
2 398 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 378 (10.33%) NoSQL
4 371 (10.13%) MongoDB
5 302 (8.25%) SQL Server
6 237 (6.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 208 (5.68%) Big Data
8 202 (5.52%) Hadoop
9 180 (4.92%) Redis
10 176 (4.81%) Relational Database
11 113 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
12 87 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 77 (2.10%) RDBMS
14 67 (1.83%) MariaDB
15 57 (1.56%) InfluxDB
16 41 (1.12%) Riak
17 40 (1.09%) Neo4j
18 39 (1.07%) Oracle Database
19 35 (0.96%) Blockchain
19 35 (0.96%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1554 (42.45%) Jenkins
2 848 (23.16%) Git (software)
3 450 (12.29%) TeamCity
4 356 (9.72%) JIRA
5 355 (9.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 277 (7.57%) Maven
7 251 (6.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 211 (5.76%) Subversion
9 210 (5.74%) Vagrant
10 185 (5.05%) Hudson
11 166 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 123 (3.36%) Gradle
13 120 (3.28%) MSBuild
14 97 (2.65%) GitLab
14 97 (2.65%) Travis CI
15 91 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
16 82 (2.24%) Selenium
17 80 (2.19%) Artifactory
18 78 (2.13%) JUnit
19 75 (2.05%) Ant
General
1 710 (19.39%) Finance
2 267 (7.29%) Banking
3 239 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 156 (4.26%) Marketing
5 136 (3.71%) Retail
6 111 (3.03%) Games
7 104 (2.84%) Electronics
7 104 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.07%) Law
9 38 (1.04%) Advertising
10 29 (0.79%) Legal
10 29 (0.79%) Publishing
11 21 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.55%) Online Betting
13 19 (0.52%) Back Office
14 17 (0.46%) 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 1608 (43.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 506 (13.82%) Developer
3 472 (12.89%) Linux Engineer
4 449 (12.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 394 (10.76%) AWS Engineer
6 379 (10.35%) AWS DevOps
7 333 (9.10%) Administrator
8 320 (8.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 286 (7.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 285 (7.78%) Cloud Engineer
11 275 (7.51%) Senior DevOps
12 252 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
13 240 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
14 212 (5.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 208 (5.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 199 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
17 171 (4.67%) Lead DevOps
18 169 (4.62%) Architect
19 154 (4.21%) Java Developer
20 137 (3.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (11.61%) Web Services
2 331 (9.04%) .NET
3 291 (7.95%) Node.js
4 222 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 212 (5.79%) Elastic Stack
6 209 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
7 195 (5.33%) RESTful
8 190 (5.19%) HTML
9 180 (4.92%) LAMP
10 169 (4.62%) Spring
11 168 (4.59%) Kafka
12 149 (4.07%) REST
13 124 (3.39%) CSS
14 123 (3.36%) React
15 95 (2.59%) LEMP Stack
16 91 (2.49%) Hibernate
17 79 (2.16%) HTML5
18 78 (2.13%) JSON
19 72 (1.97%) XML
20 69 (1.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 258 (7.05%) Public Cloud
2 254 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 221 (6.04%) Data Centre
4 189 (5.16%) Fintech
5 131 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
6 111 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 109 (2.98%) Private Cloud
8 88 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 87 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
10 86 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 74 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
12 59 (1.61%) Virtual Team
13 54 (1.48%) Online Banking
14 49 (1.34%) Clustering
15 36 (0.98%) Mobile App
16 34 (0.93%) Cloud Native
16 34 (0.93%) Replication
16 34 (0.93%) User Experience
17 31 (0.85%) Algorithms
18 24 (0.66%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2378 (64.95%) Linux
2 698 (19.07%) Windows
3 496 (13.55%) Unix
4 469 (12.81%) CentOS
5 367 (10.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 340 (9.29%) Ubuntu
7 242 (6.61%) Windows Server
8 159 (4.34%) Debian
9 77 (2.10%) Solaris
10 46 (1.26%) CoreOS
11 44 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (0.60%) Fedora
14 21 (0.57%) AIX
15 18 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 18 (0.49%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
16 17 (0.46%) SUSE
17 13 (0.36%) Android
18 11 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2753 (75.20%) DevOps
2 1438 (39.28%) Agile Software Development
3 1260 (34.42%) Configuration Management
4 1007 (27.51%) Continuous Integration
5 592 (16.17%) Open Source
6 456 (12.46%) Software Engineering
7 436 (11.91%) Scrum
8 399 (10.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 395 (10.79%) Microservices
10 326 (8.90%) TDD
11 277 (7.57%) Test Automation
12 267 (7.29%) High Availability
13 254 (6.94%) Mentoring
14 252 (6.88%) E-Commerce
15 230 (6.28%) Migration
16 220 (6.01%) ITIL
17 196 (5.35%) Task Automation
18 178 (4.86%) SDLC
19 176 (4.81%) Kanban
20 172 (4.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2000 (54.63%) Python
2 1087 (29.69%) Java
3 1045 (28.54%) Bash Shell
4 862 (23.55%) Ruby
5 595 (16.25%) Perl
6 513 (14.01%) PowerShell
7 461 (12.59%) SQL
8 429 (11.72%) JavaScript
9 397 (10.84%) PHP
10 304 (8.30%) Shell Script
11 286 (7.81%) Go
12 265 (7.24%) C#
13 181 (4.94%) C++
14 116 (3.17%) Scala
15 110 (3.00%) Groovy
16 86 (2.35%) C
17 45 (1.23%) Korn
18 31 (0.85%) T-SQL
19 30 (0.82%) Clojure
20 29 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 340 (9.29%) Degree
2 161 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 139 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 94 (2.57%) SC Cleared
5 52 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (1.15%) AWS Certification
7 35 (0.96%) Master's Degree
8 33 (0.90%) CCNA
9 30 (0.82%) RHCE
10 26 (0.71%) CCNP
11 19 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (0.49%) CISSP
12 18 (0.49%) PhD
13 17 (0.46%) 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
1 153 (4.18%) QA
2 65 (1.78%) GCP
3 32 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.63%) 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 (46.30%) Docker
2 291 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 120 (3.28%) Active Directory
5 83 (2.27%) vSphere
6 81 (2.21%) Xen
7 69 (1.88%) LXC
8 62 (1.69%) Hyper-V
8 62 (1.69%) NFS
9 61 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
10 47 (1.28%) KVM
11 45 (1.23%) iptables
12 32 (0.87%) Varnish
13 31 (0.85%) VirtualBox
14 27 (0.74%) XenServer
15 25 (0.68%) Samba
16 23 (0.63%) VMware NSX
17 20 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 17 (0.46%) vCloud
19 16 (0.44%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2469 (67.44%) Puppet
2 1986 (54.25%) Opscode Chef
3 880 (24.04%) Kubernetes
4 835 (22.81%) Terraform
5 372 (10.16%) Nagios
6 265 (7.24%) Salt
7 158 (4.32%) Packer
8 115 (3.14%) ZABBIX
9 102 (2.79%) Mesos
10 100 (2.73%) Grafana
11 99 (2.70%) logstash
12 86 (2.35%) Kibana
13 74 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
13 74 (2.02%) Icinga
14 60 (1.64%) Prometheus
15 53 (1.45%) HAProxy
16 49 (1.34%) Graphite
17 48 (1.31%) Cobbler
18 41 (1.12%) Consul
19 38 (1.04%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 523 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 484 (13.22%) VMware
3 343 (9.37%) Google
4 330 (9.01%) Microsoft
5 307 (8.39%) Oracle
6 202 (5.52%) SaltStack
7 154 (4.21%) Splunk
8 140 (3.82%) Cisco
9 121 (3.31%) New Relic
10 111 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 111 (3.03%) SAP
11 72 (1.97%) Rackspace
12 69 (1.88%) AppDynamics
13 66 (1.80%) HP
14 65 (1.78%) IBM
15 54 (1.48%) SolarWinds
16 51 (1.39%) Citrix
17 41 (1.12%) EMC
18 33 (0.90%) F5
18 33 (0.90%) ServiceNow