Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 80 79
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1,127 1,971 2,471
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.74% 3.84% 3.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.20% 24.66% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,034 1,435 1,996
Median annual salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.45% +10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

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 4,657 7,993 8,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.59% 15.59% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,898 6,219 6,821
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +34 272 £75,000 -6.25% 61
South London +33 75 £72,500 +1.75% 13
West London +14 15 £65,000 -10.34% 20
East London +9 1 £45,000 -13.46% 10
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 780 (69.21%) DevOps
2 704 (62.47%) Terraform
3 687 (60.96%) AWS
4 586 (52.00%) Python
4 586 (52.00%) Docker
5 558 (49.51%) Kubernetes
6 524 (46.50%) Puppet
7 493 (43.74%) Linux
8 416 (36.91%) Azure
9 392 (34.78%) Jenkins
10 387 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
11 335 (29.72%) Java
11 335 (29.72%) Infrastructure as Code
12 334 (29.64%) Opscode Chef
13 289 (25.64%) Finance
14 276 (24.49%) GCP
15 247 (21.92%) Configuration Management
16 207 (18.37%) Bash Shell
17 205 (18.19%) Windows
18 204 (18.10%) Git (software)
19 162 (14.37%) Go
20 159 (14.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 146 (12.95%) VMware
22 143 (12.69%) PowerShell
23 135 (11.98%) Fintech
24 129 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
25 128 (11.36%) Unix
26 127 (11.27%) Firewall
27 126 (11.18%) Microservices
28 125 (11.09%) Test Automation

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 54 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
2 44 (3.90%) Confluence
3 43 (3.82%) Apache Spark
4 28 (2.48%) Apache
5 24 (2.13%) IIS
5 24 (2.13%) Skype for Business
6 16 (1.42%) OpenStack
7 10 (0.89%) SAS
8 8 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.62%) nginx
9 7 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.53%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.35%) CMS
11 4 (0.35%) DNN
12 3 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.27%) Apache TomEE
12 3 (0.27%) Drupal
12 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.18%) JBoss
13 2 (0.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 24 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
1 24 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.77%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.18%) Shopify
3 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 687 (60.96%) AWS
2 416 (36.91%) Azure
3 276 (24.49%) GCP
4 124 (11.00%) IaaS
4 124 (11.00%) PaaS
5 121 (10.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 102 (9.05%) SaaS
7 93 (8.25%) GitHub
8 81 (7.19%) Serverless
9 64 (5.68%) Office 365
10 61 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 59 (5.24%) OpenShift
12 51 (4.53%) Amazon ECS
12 51 (4.53%) Amazon EKS
13 48 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 44 (3.90%) AWS Lambda
15 35 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
16 33 (2.93%) Slack
17 32 (2.84%) Amazon S3
17 32 (2.84%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 127 (11.27%) Firewall
2 110 (9.76%) DNS
3 85 (7.54%) TCP/IP
4 63 (5.59%) VPN
5 61 (5.41%) Network Security
6 55 (4.88%) WAN
7 51 (4.53%) BGP
7 51 (4.53%) OSPF
8 49 (4.35%) LAN
9 42 (3.73%) Wireless
10 39 (3.46%) DHCP
11 36 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
12 35 (3.11%) MPLS
13 34 (3.02%) Wireshark
14 31 (2.75%) SNMP
15 29 (2.57%) VoIP
16 28 (2.48%) IPsec
16 28 (2.48%) Multicast
17 26 (2.31%) HTTP
17 26 (2.31%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
1 68 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.86%) Big Data
2 66 (5.86%) MongoDB
3 51 (4.53%) MySQL
3 51 (4.53%) NoSQL
4 39 (3.46%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.11%) Hadoop
6 26 (2.31%) Blockchain
7 23 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
8 19 (1.69%) Redis
9 17 (1.51%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (1.24%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.06%) InfluxDB
13 10 (0.89%) Pentaho
14 9 (0.80%) Amazon Athena
15 7 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 392 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 204 (18.10%) Git (software)
3 122 (10.83%) GitLab
4 90 (7.99%) JIRA
5 64 (5.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 58 (5.15%) Bitbucket
7 50 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 46 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 39 (3.46%) Artifactory
10 38 (3.37%) Maven
11 35 (3.11%) CircleCI
12 34 (3.02%) Selenium
13 32 (2.84%) Cucumber
14 26 (2.31%) Gerrit
15 25 (2.22%) Travis CI
16 24 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
17 15 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (1.24%) Gradle
18 14 (1.24%) Subversion
19 11 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 289 (25.64%) Finance
2 110 (9.76%) Banking
3 51 (4.53%) Games
4 29 (2.57%) Public Sector
5 24 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.04%) Law
6 23 (2.04%) Retail
7 16 (1.42%) Advertising
8 13 (1.15%) Legal
9 12 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.89%) Marketing
12 9 (0.80%) Front Office
13 8 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.62%) Electronics
15 5 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.35%) Back Office
17 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.18%) Billing
19 1 (0.089%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 459 (40.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 198 (17.57%) AWS Engineer
3 151 (13.40%) AWS DevOps
4 139 (12.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 132 (11.71%) Senior DevOps
6 117 (10.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 85 (7.54%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 83 (7.36%) Platform Engineer
9 80 (7.10%) Cloud Engineer
10 79 (7.01%) Linux Engineer
11 69 (6.12%) Network Engineer
12 63 (5.59%) Site Engineer
13 56 (4.97%) Consultant
14 53 (4.70%) Architect
14 53 (4.70%) Azure Engineer
15 48 (4.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 46 (4.08%) Developer
16 46 (4.08%) Java Engineer
16 46 (4.08%) Python Engineer
17 42 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (7.28%) Web Services
2 76 (6.74%) Node.js
3 63 (5.59%) Kafka
4 56 (4.97%) Elastic Stack
5 41 (3.64%) .NET
6 32 (2.84%) LDAP
7 30 (2.66%) Spring
8 27 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (2.13%) YAML
10 20 (1.77%) JSON
10 20 (1.77%) React
11 19 (1.69%) REST
12 17 (1.51%) XML
13 16 (1.42%) TensorFlow
14 15 (1.33%) Spring Boot
15 12 (1.06%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.06%) Sensu
16 11 (0.98%) Middleware
17 9 (0.80%) JMS
17 9 (0.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.83%) Cloud Native
2 66 (5.86%) Public Cloud
3 56 (4.97%) Data Centre
4 31 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (2.66%) Social Network
6 29 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.60%) FMCG
8 18 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 14 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (1.15%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 12 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
12 9 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.80%) User Experience
13 7 (0.62%) Blog
13 7 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 493 (43.74%) Linux
2 205 (18.19%) Windows
3 128 (11.36%) Unix
4 62 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (4.88%) CentOS
6 46 (4.08%) Windows Server
7 24 (2.13%) Mac OS X
8 20 (1.77%) Ubuntu
9 16 (1.42%) CoreOS
9 16 (1.42%) zOS
10 11 (0.98%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.53%) VMS
11 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.44%) Debian
12 5 (0.44%) Fedora
12 5 (0.44%) Solaris
12 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.27%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (69.21%) DevOps
2 387 (34.34%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (29.72%) Infrastructure as Code
4 247 (21.92%) Configuration Management
5 159 (14.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 135 (11.98%) Fintech
7 129 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
8 126 (11.18%) Microservices
9 125 (11.09%) Software Engineering
9 125 (11.09%) TDD
9 125 (11.09%) Test Automation
10 89 (7.90%) Scrum
11 76 (6.74%) Machine Learning
12 74 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 73 (6.48%) Mentoring
14 68 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
15 66 (5.86%) Infrastructure Automation
16 65 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
17 63 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 56 (4.97%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 586 (52.00%) Python
2 335 (29.72%) Java
3 207 (18.37%) Bash Shell
4 162 (14.37%) Go
5 143 (12.69%) PowerShell
6 118 (10.47%) Ruby
7 111 (9.85%) SQL
8 109 (9.67%) JavaScript
9 80 (7.10%) C#
10 62 (5.50%) Perl
11 61 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 38 (3.37%) PHP
13 31 (2.75%) PL/SQL
14 30 (2.66%) Scala
15 29 (2.57%) Groovy
16 11 (0.98%) Clojure
17 9 (0.80%) Java 8
18 8 (0.71%) C
18 8 (0.71%) C++
18 8 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 87 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 73 (6.48%) SC Cleared
3 66 (5.86%) Degree
4 56 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (2.93%) CCNP
6 29 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
7 22 (1.95%) AWS Certification
8 19 (1.69%) CCIE
9 16 (1.42%) CCNA
10 12 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (1.06%) Master's Degree
11 10 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.44%) PhD
13 3 (0.27%) CCDE
13 3 (0.27%) RHCE
14 2 (0.18%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.22%) QA
2 21 (1.86%) GDPR
3 13 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.71%) NIST
5 5 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.44%) EMIR
5 5 (0.44%) MiFID
6 4 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.18%) NCSC
8 2 (0.18%) SLA
9 1 (0.089%) WCAG
System Software
1 586 (52.00%) Docker
2 110 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (9.05%) Active Directory
4 24 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (1.86%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.42%) vSphere
7 13 (1.15%) VMware NSX
7 13 (1.15%) XenApp
8 10 (0.89%) RHEV
9 9 (0.80%) Xen
9 9 (0.80%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.62%) DFS Replication
10 7 (0.62%) Firmware
11 6 (0.53%) KVM
11 6 (0.53%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.35%) NFS
14 3 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 704 (62.47%) Terraform
2 558 (49.51%) Kubernetes
3 524 (46.50%) Puppet
4 334 (29.64%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (5.06%) Prometheus
6 45 (3.99%) Nagios
7 37 (3.28%) Istio
8 34 (3.02%) Grafana
9 26 (2.31%) Salt
10 25 (2.22%) Fortio
10 25 (2.22%) Kiali
11 22 (1.95%) Single Sign-On
12 16 (1.42%) Packer
13 15 (1.33%) Docker Swarm
14 14 (1.24%) SCCM
15 12 (1.06%) Kibana
15 12 (1.06%) ZABBIX
16 9 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
16 9 (0.80%) Rancher
17 7 (0.62%) Graylog
Vendors
1 146 (12.95%) VMware
2 117 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 104 (9.23%) Google
4 101 (8.96%) Cisco
5 74 (6.57%) Oracle
6 70 (6.21%) Red Hat
7 53 (4.70%) Palo Alto
8 50 (4.44%) Splunk
9 33 (2.93%) Atlassian
10 32 (2.84%) Riverbed
11 29 (2.57%) SAP
12 27 (2.40%) SolarWinds
13 25 (2.22%) F5
13 25 (2.22%) New Relic
14 24 (2.13%) Avaya
14 24 (2.13%) Citrix
14 24 (2.13%) Fortinet
15 21 (1.86%) CheckPoint
16 20 (1.77%) IBM
16 20 (1.77%) Salesforce.com