Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > London
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 89 115
Rank change year-on-year +20 +26 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 2,342 2,451 2,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.18% 3.56% 2.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.08% 29.39% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,688 1,933 1,893
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £95,000 £99,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,650 8,339 7,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.45% 12.10% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6,688 6,829 6,375
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% +7.83%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in London

Ansible
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Ansible in London

Ansible
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in London over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Ansible in London

Ansible
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the London region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
Central London +13 491 £75,000 +7.14% 95
South London +40 75 £70,000 +7.69% 26
West London -10 55 £70,000 +16.67% 36
East London +35 29 £85,000 +41.67% 20
North London +6 13 £67,500 +35.00% 6
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 1,750 (74.72%) DevOps
2 1,589 (67.85%) AWS
3 1,361 (58.11%) Docker
4 1,314 (56.11%) Python
5 1,271 (54.27%) Linux
6 1,250 (53.37%) Puppet
7 1,170 (49.96%) Terraform
8 1,065 (45.47%) Kubernetes
9 1,064 (45.43%) Opscode Chef
10 964 (41.16%) Jenkins
11 892 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
12 810 (34.59%) Azure
13 779 (33.26%) Java
14 616 (26.30%) Configuration Management
15 587 (25.06%) Infrastructure as Code
16 576 (24.59%) Bash Shell
17 566 (24.17%) Finance
18 538 (22.97%) GCP
19 519 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
20 509 (21.73%) Windows
21 483 (20.62%) PowerShell
22 464 (19.81%) Git (software)
23 409 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
24 385 (16.44%) Ruby
25 370 (15.80%) Software Engineering
26 368 (15.71%) Microservices
27 320 (13.66%) Open Source
28 317 (13.54%) JavaScript
29 309 (13.19%) AWS CloudFormation
30 305 (13.02%) Unix

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 132 (5.64%) Apache Spark
2 109 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 94 (4.01%) Apache
4 82 (3.50%) IIS
5 78 (3.33%) nginx
6 71 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 70 (2.99%) OpenStack
8 54 (2.31%) Confluence
9 39 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 33 (1.41%) JBoss
11 27 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 27 (1.15%) SAS
12 22 (0.94%) CMS
13 20 (0.85%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.51%) MS Exchange
16 9 (0.38%) Apache TomEE
16 9 (0.38%) Headless CMS
17 8 (0.34%) WordPress
18 7 (0.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.085%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.043%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.043%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 87 (3.71%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.043%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.043%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,589 (67.85%) AWS
2 810 (34.59%) Azure
3 538 (22.97%) GCP
4 309 (13.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 222 (9.48%) OpenShift
6 179 (7.64%) SaaS
7 177 (7.56%) Amazon EC2
8 167 (7.13%) Serverless
9 141 (6.02%) AWS Lambda
10 138 (5.89%) Amazon S3
11 135 (5.76%) PaaS
12 130 (5.55%) GitHub
13 106 (4.53%) IaaS
14 88 (3.76%) Amazon ECS
15 76 (3.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 74 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
17 63 (2.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 49 (2.09%) Amazon SQS
19 45 (1.92%) Datadog
20 43 (1.84%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 150 (6.40%) Firewall
2 102 (4.36%) TCP/IP
3 93 (3.97%) DNS
4 84 (3.59%) VPN
5 52 (2.22%) DHCP
6 50 (2.13%) Internet
7 45 (1.92%) HTTP
8 43 (1.84%) SAN
9 32 (1.37%) SSL
10 29 (1.24%) LAN
10 29 (1.24%) WAN
11 17 (0.73%) FTP
12 16 (0.68%) BGP
12 16 (0.68%) NAS
12 16 (0.68%) SSH
13 15 (0.64%) Network Security
13 15 (0.64%) OSPF
14 13 (0.56%) Ethernet
14 13 (0.56%) MPLS
14 13 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (7.34%) Big Data
2 162 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
3 154 (6.58%) Amazon RDS
4 141 (6.02%) MySQL
5 131 (5.59%) SQL Server
6 105 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 88 (3.76%) Relational Database
8 79 (3.37%) MongoDB
9 69 (2.95%) Amazon Redshift
9 69 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 67 (2.86%) Apache Hive
11 60 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 56 (2.39%) NoSQL
13 48 (2.05%) RDBMS
14 37 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 35 (1.49%) Blockchain
16 34 (1.45%) Spark SQL
17 31 (1.32%) Redis
18 30 (1.28%) Oracle Database
19 28 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 964 (41.16%) Jenkins
2 464 (19.81%) Git (software)
3 254 (10.85%) TeamCity
4 229 (9.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 188 (8.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 152 (6.49%) JIRA
7 147 (6.28%) Maven
8 139 (5.94%) Bitbucket
9 135 (5.76%) GitLab
10 112 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 112 (4.78%) Travis CI
11 104 (4.44%) IBM UrbanCode
12 103 (4.40%) Selenium
13 97 (4.14%) Vagrant
14 79 (3.37%) Subversion
15 78 (3.33%) GoCD
16 77 (3.29%) Artifactory
17 72 (3.07%) Gradle
18 64 (2.73%) CircleCI
19 63 (2.69%) Ant
General
1 566 (24.17%) Finance
2 216 (9.22%) Banking
3 88 (3.76%) Public Sector
4 85 (3.63%) Law
5 58 (2.48%) Retail
6 52 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 45 (1.92%) Games
8 41 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 25 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.02%) Advertising
11 23 (0.98%) Marketing
12 22 (0.94%) Billing
13 20 (0.85%) Back Office
14 16 (0.68%) Publishing
15 14 (0.60%) Legal
16 13 (0.56%) Front Office
16 13 (0.56%) Manufacturing
17 10 (0.43%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.30%) Automotive
19 3 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,013 (43.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 395 (16.87%) AWS Engineer
3 291 (12.43%) Senior DevOps
4 286 (12.21%) Cloud Engineer
5 262 (11.19%) AWS DevOps
6 254 (10.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 243 (10.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 220 (9.39%) Developer
9 172 (7.34%) Linux Engineer
10 147 (6.28%) Consultant
11 137 (5.85%) Software Engineer
12 116 (4.95%) Platform Engineer
13 114 (4.87%) Architect
14 111 (4.74%) Java Developer
15 109 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 107 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 106 (4.53%) Kubernetes Engineer
18 91 (3.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 84 (3.59%) Lead DevOps
20 80 (3.42%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (9.69%) Web Services
2 201 (8.58%) Elastic Stack
3 198 (8.45%) Node.js
4 156 (6.66%) Kafka
5 120 (5.12%) AngularJS
6 119 (5.08%) Spring
7 114 (4.87%) .NET
8 101 (4.31%) Spring Boot
9 79 (3.37%) REST
10 76 (3.25%) RESTful
11 74 (3.16%) React
12 62 (2.65%) HTML
13 60 (2.56%) Akka
14 58 (2.48%) JSON
15 56 (2.39%) CSS
16 50 (2.13%) J2EE
16 50 (2.13%) Middleware
17 42 (1.79%) LAMP
18 40 (1.71%) LDAP
18 40 (1.71%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 273 (11.66%) Public Cloud
2 144 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 89 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 83 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 71 (3.03%) Cloud Native
7 67 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
8 60 (2.56%) Private Cloud
9 56 (2.39%) Mobile App
10 55 (2.35%) Algorithms
11 51 (2.18%) Clustering
12 48 (2.05%) Replication
13 47 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
14 46 (1.96%) Management Information System
15 42 (1.79%) Hedge funds
16 38 (1.62%) Virtual Team
17 37 (1.58%) Mobile Banking
18 35 (1.49%) PlayStation
19 31 (1.32%) User Experience
20 27 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1,271 (54.27%) Linux
2 509 (21.73%) Windows
3 305 (13.02%) Unix
4 103 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 90 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 88 (3.76%) CentOS
7 50 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 35 (1.49%) Mesosphere
9 33 (1.41%) CoreOS
10 32 (1.37%) Debian
11 20 (0.85%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.77%) VMS
13 15 (0.64%) Android
13 15 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.56%) Fedora
15 12 (0.51%) Solaris
16 7 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.30%) SUSE
16 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,750 (74.72%) DevOps
2 892 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
3 616 (26.30%) Configuration Management
4 587 (25.06%) Infrastructure as Code
5 519 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
6 409 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 370 (15.80%) Software Engineering
8 368 (15.71%) Microservices
9 320 (13.66%) Open Source
10 242 (10.33%) TDD
11 220 (9.39%) Scrum
12 206 (8.80%) Mentoring
13 204 (8.71%) Test Automation
14 199 (8.50%) Migration
15 196 (8.37%) E-Commerce
16 192 (8.20%) Fintech
17 177 (7.56%) Analytics
18 176 (7.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 174 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 170 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,314 (56.11%) Python
2 779 (33.26%) Java
3 576 (24.59%) Bash Shell
4 483 (20.62%) PowerShell
5 385 (16.44%) Ruby
6 317 (13.54%) JavaScript
7 295 (12.60%) Go
8 254 (10.85%) SQL
9 157 (6.70%) Perl
10 122 (5.21%) Shell Script
11 117 (5.00%) Scala
12 112 (4.78%) C#
13 85 (3.63%) PHP
14 82 (3.50%) C++
15 67 (2.86%) Groovy
16 40 (1.71%) C
17 36 (1.54%) Java 8
18 35 (1.49%) Lua
19 32 (1.37%) Kotlin
20 30 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 171 (7.30%) Degree
2 93 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 64 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 53 (2.26%) AWS Certification
5 32 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 28 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (0.94%) Master's Degree
7 22 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (0.85%) CCNP
9 17 (0.73%) RHCE
9 17 (0.73%) RHCSA
10 14 (0.60%) CCNA
10 14 (0.60%) CISSP
11 13 (0.56%) CCIE
12 11 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
12 11 (0.47%) PhD
13 10 (0.43%) DV Cleared
13 10 (0.43%) MCSE
14 6 (0.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 6 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (5.64%) QA
2 29 (1.24%) SLA
3 13 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.47%) GDPR
4 11 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.26%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.21%) NCSC
7 3 (0.13%) COBIT
7 3 (0.13%) NIST
8 2 (0.085%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.043%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,361 (58.11%) Docker
2 106 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (4.27%) Active Directory
4 52 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 39 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (1.07%) vSphere
7 24 (1.02%) NFS
7 24 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.81%) Varnish
9 17 (0.73%) Xen
9 17 (0.73%) XenApp
10 15 (0.64%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (0.51%) KVM
13 11 (0.47%) Firmware
14 9 (0.38%) Apache Flume
14 9 (0.38%) Cronacle
14 9 (0.38%) Veritas File System
14 9 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1,250 (53.37%) Puppet
2 1,170 (49.96%) Terraform
3 1,065 (45.47%) Kubernetes
4 1,064 (45.43%) Opscode Chef
5 201 (8.58%) Salt
6 162 (6.92%) Packer
7 157 (6.70%) Prometheus
8 139 (5.94%) Grafana
9 125 (5.34%) Consul
10 106 (4.53%) Nagios
11 94 (4.01%) Docker Swarm
12 69 (2.95%) Graphite
13 68 (2.90%) Rancher
13 68 (2.90%) ZABBIX
14 60 (2.56%) Automic
15 46 (1.96%) Rundeck
16 42 (1.79%) Kibana
17 39 (1.67%) Mesos
18 36 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
19 30 (1.28%) Opsview
Vendors
1 301 (12.85%) Google
2 201 (8.58%) Splunk
3 176 (7.51%) Microsoft
4 172 (7.34%) VMware
5 161 (6.87%) Oracle
6 130 (5.55%) Red Hat
7 126 (5.38%) WorldPay
8 100 (4.27%) AppDynamics
9 77 (3.29%) SaltStack
10 67 (2.86%) ServiceNow
11 62 (2.65%) Cisco
12 59 (2.52%) Hortonworks
13 58 (2.48%) IBM
14 57 (2.43%) New Relic
15 46 (1.96%) Cloudera
16 44 (1.88%) Spotify
17 43 (1.84%) Citrix
17 43 (1.84%) CyberArk
18 39 (1.67%) Dynatrace
19 35 (1.49%) Atlassian