Period
to 21 April 2021

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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 75 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1,294 1,775 2,545
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.15% 3.96% 4.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.03% 23.66% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,031 1,395 1,978
10th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £90,000 £93,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £107,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +8.00%

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 6,152 7,503 8,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.75% 16.75% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4,949 6,067 6,931
10th Percentile £47,435 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in London

Ansible
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in London.

Salary trend for Ansible in London

Ansible
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 2021. 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 +6 328 £80,000 -1.54% 105
South London +33 54 £72,500 +26.09% 6
West London -11 7 £75,000 +15.38% 25
East London +15 2 £55,000 -12.00% 10
North London - 1 £87,500 - 1
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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.

1 917 (70.87%) DevOps
2 883 (68.24%) Terraform
3 823 (63.60%) AWS
4 750 (57.96%) Docker
5 729 (56.34%) Kubernetes
6 687 (53.09%) Python
7 574 (44.36%) Linux
8 544 (42.04%) Jenkins
9 534 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
10 510 (39.41%) Puppet
11 499 (38.56%) Azure
12 361 (27.90%) GCP
13 347 (26.82%) Infrastructure as Code
14 346 (26.74%) Java
15 342 (26.43%) Configuration Management
16 308 (23.80%) Finance
17 304 (23.49%) Opscode Chef
18 269 (20.79%) Bash Shell
19 233 (18.01%) Windows
20 214 (16.54%) Git (software)
21 213 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
22 199 (15.38%) Microservices
23 194 (14.99%) Software Engineering
24 180 (13.91%) Site Reliability Engineering
25 175 (13.52%) Go
26 165 (12.75%) SQL
27 164 (12.67%) Google
28 158 (12.21%) Test Automation
29 153 (11.82%) PowerShell
30 152 (11.75%) Big Data

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 91 (7.03%) Apache Spark
2 72 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (3.40%) Confluence
4 42 (3.25%) Apache
5 38 (2.94%) IIS
6 35 (2.70%) nginx
7 21 (1.62%) OpenStack
8 17 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.00%) ejabberd
10 8 (0.62%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.54%) Drupal
11 7 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.46%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.46%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.39%) Facebook Platform
13 5 (0.39%) SAS
14 4 (0.31%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.31%) CloudStack
Applications
1 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (0.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
1 4 (0.31%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.15%) Shopify
3 1 (0.077%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 823 (63.60%) AWS
2 499 (38.56%) Azure
3 361 (27.90%) GCP
4 148 (11.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 136 (10.51%) IaaS
6 118 (9.12%) PaaS
7 112 (8.66%) Serverless
8 107 (8.27%) GitHub
9 97 (7.50%) SaaS
10 86 (6.65%) Amazon ECS
11 81 (6.26%) Amazon EKS
12 66 (5.10%) OpenShift
13 65 (5.02%) Amazon EC2
14 59 (4.56%) IBM Cloud
15 56 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
16 55 (4.25%) Amazon EMR
17 49 (3.79%) Amazon S3
18 42 (3.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 36 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
20 35 (2.70%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 111 (8.58%) Firewall
2 64 (4.95%) TCP/IP
3 61 (4.71%) DNS
4 50 (3.86%) VPN
5 48 (3.71%) BGP
6 45 (3.48%) LAN
7 36 (2.78%) WAN
8 33 (2.55%) Network Security
9 31 (2.40%) Internet
10 29 (2.24%) Multicast
10 29 (2.24%) OSPF
11 27 (2.09%) HTTP
12 26 (2.01%) SNMP
13 24 (1.85%) DHCP
14 23 (1.78%) SAN
15 21 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
15 21 (1.62%) Wireless
16 19 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (1.24%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (11.75%) Big Data
2 116 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
3 114 (8.81%) Hadoop
4 104 (8.04%) NoSQL
5 80 (6.18%) SQL Server
6 73 (5.64%) MongoDB
7 65 (5.02%) MySQL
8 62 (4.79%) Amazon Redshift
9 58 (4.48%) Neo4j
10 56 (4.33%) Amazon Athena
11 46 (3.55%) Electronic Patient Records
12 41 (3.17%) Relational Database
13 39 (3.01%) Redis
14 31 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
15 29 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 26 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (1.39%) InfluxDB
18 18 (1.39%) MariaDB
19 17 (1.31%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 544 (42.04%) Jenkins
2 214 (16.54%) Git (software)
3 133 (10.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 130 (10.05%) GitLab
5 118 (9.12%) JIRA
6 72 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 63 (4.87%) Vagrant
8 60 (4.64%) CircleCI
8 60 (4.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 53 (4.10%) Bitbucket
10 52 (4.02%) Maven
11 50 (3.86%) Travis CI
12 39 (3.01%) Artifactory
13 37 (2.86%) Cucumber
14 35 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
15 32 (2.47%) Selenium
16 25 (1.93%) Gradle
17 19 (1.47%) SonarQube
18 15 (1.16%) Visual Studio
19 14 (1.08%) Gerrit
General
1 308 (23.80%) Finance
2 142 (10.97%) Banking
3 63 (4.87%) Games
4 46 (3.55%) Retail
5 41 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.86%) Public Sector
7 30 (2.32%) Investment Banking
8 25 (1.93%) Legal
9 16 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.08%) Marketing
11 13 (1.00%) Advertising
12 12 (0.93%) Law
13 11 (0.85%) Electronics
13 11 (0.85%) Front Office
14 7 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.39%) Back Office
16 4 (0.31%) Billing
17 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 540 (41.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 232 (17.93%) AWS Engineer
3 168 (12.98%) AWS DevOps
4 158 (12.21%) Senior DevOps
5 157 (12.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 147 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 118 (9.12%) Platform Engineer
8 94 (7.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 84 (6.49%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 82 (6.34%) Developer
11 77 (5.95%) Architect
12 73 (5.64%) Azure Engineer
13 70 (5.41%) Data Engineer
14 67 (5.18%) Linux Engineer
15 66 (5.10%) Consultant
16 64 (4.95%) Kubernetes Engineer
17 63 (4.87%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 63 (4.87%) Site Engineer
18 51 (3.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 46 (3.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (7.88%) Kafka
2 94 (7.26%) Node.js
3 90 (6.96%) Web Services
4 65 (5.02%) Elastic Stack
5 56 (4.33%) Spark Streaming
6 50 (3.86%) REST
7 49 (3.79%) .NET
8 44 (3.40%) React
9 37 (2.86%) Spring
10 36 (2.78%) RESTful
11 30 (2.32%) AngularJS
12 28 (2.16%) CSS
12 28 (2.16%) Spring Boot
13 23 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
14 21 (1.62%) JSON
15 19 (1.47%) LDAP
16 18 (1.39%) Django
16 18 (1.39%) HTML
17 16 (1.24%) Middleware
17 16 (1.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.41%) Cloud Native
2 74 (5.72%) Data Centre
3 60 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 35 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 30 (2.32%) Virtual Team
8 27 (2.09%) Hedge funds
9 25 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (1.70%) Social Network
11 18 (1.39%) Private Cloud
12 17 (1.31%) User Experience
13 14 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
14 13 (1.00%) Clustering
15 12 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.93%) Mobile App
16 11 (0.85%) Blog
17 10 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
17 10 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 574 (44.36%) Linux
2 233 (18.01%) Windows
3 135 (10.43%) Unix
4 81 (6.26%) CentOS
5 80 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (3.25%) Ubuntu
7 40 (3.09%) Windows Server
8 21 (1.62%) Debian
9 11 (0.85%) CoreOS
10 8 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (0.62%) zOS
11 7 (0.54%) Solaris
11 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.39%) Android
13 5 (0.39%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
14 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
15 3 (0.23%) AIX
16 2 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (70.87%) DevOps
2 534 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (26.82%) Infrastructure as Code
4 342 (26.43%) Configuration Management
5 213 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
6 199 (15.38%) Microservices
7 194 (14.99%) Software Engineering
8 180 (13.91%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 158 (12.21%) Test Automation
10 135 (10.43%) Fintech
11 121 (9.35%) Artificial Intelligence
12 116 (8.96%) Data Science
13 114 (8.81%) TDD
14 113 (8.73%) Open Source
15 103 (7.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 103 (7.96%) Scrum
16 98 (7.57%) Mentoring
17 95 (7.34%) Data Engineering
18 93 (7.19%) Machine Learning
19 85 (6.57%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 687 (53.09%) Python
2 346 (26.74%) Java
3 269 (20.79%) Bash Shell
4 175 (13.52%) Go
5 165 (12.75%) SQL
6 153 (11.82%) PowerShell
7 149 (11.51%) JavaScript
8 79 (6.11%) C#
9 75 (5.80%) Ruby
10 74 (5.72%) Perl
11 54 (4.17%) PHP
12 51 (3.94%) C
13 47 (3.63%) Shell Script
14 35 (2.70%) Scala
15 33 (2.55%) Groovy
16 24 (1.85%) C++
17 21 (1.62%) TypeScript
18 15 (1.16%) R
19 12 (0.93%) Cython
20 11 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 76 (5.87%) SC Cleared
3 71 (5.49%) Degree
4 40 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 34 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (2.32%) AWS Certification
7 21 (1.62%) CCNP
8 16 (1.24%) DV Cleared
9 15 (1.16%) CCIE
10 14 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.93%) PhD
12 6 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.39%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.39%) RHCE
14 4 (0.31%) CCDE
14 4 (0.31%) RHCSA
15 3 (0.23%) CISSP
15 3 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 2 (0.15%) MCSE
17 1 (0.077%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.40%) QA
2 15 (1.16%) GDPR
3 6 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.46%) NIST
3 6 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.46%) SLA
4 4 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.31%) EMIR
4 4 (0.31%) MiFID
4 4 (0.31%) SOC 2
5 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.15%) PMO
6 1 (0.077%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.077%) WCAG
System Software
1 750 (57.96%) Docker
2 116 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (5.02%) Active Directory
4 56 (4.33%) VirtualBox
5 31 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
6 27 (2.09%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.47%) iptables
7 19 (1.47%) KVM
8 17 (1.31%) VMware NSX
9 14 (1.08%) QEMU
9 14 (1.08%) Xen
10 13 (1.00%) Kamailio
10 13 (1.00%) Postfix
11 11 (0.85%) NFS
11 11 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.77%) vSphere
13 6 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.46%) HDFS
13 6 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 883 (68.24%) Terraform
2 729 (56.34%) Kubernetes
3 510 (39.41%) Puppet
4 304 (23.49%) Opscode Chef
5 102 (7.88%) Prometheus
6 81 (6.26%) Docker Swarm
7 66 (5.10%) Grafana
8 43 (3.32%) Nagios
9 36 (2.78%) Istio
10 33 (2.55%) Packer
11 32 (2.47%) Salt
11 32 (2.47%) ZABBIX
12 19 (1.47%) Fortio
12 19 (1.47%) HAProxy
12 19 (1.47%) Kiali
13 18 (1.39%) Galera Cluster
14 16 (1.24%) Consul
15 15 (1.16%) Rancher
16 12 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
17 11 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 164 (12.67%) Google
2 139 (10.74%) VMware
3 107 (8.27%) Microsoft
4 92 (7.11%) Red Hat
5 87 (6.72%) Cisco
6 76 (5.87%) Cloudera
7 71 (5.49%) Splunk
8 70 (5.41%) IBM
9 62 (4.79%) Hortonworks
10 56 (4.33%) Oracle
11 51 (3.94%) Talend
12 49 (3.79%) Informatica
13 36 (2.78%) Atlassian
14 31 (2.40%) Palo Alto
15 26 (2.01%) HP
16 25 (1.93%) Fortinet
17 24 (1.85%) F5
18 23 (1.78%) SolarWinds
19 20 (1.55%) AppDynamics
20 19 (1.47%) Juniper