Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 68 66
Rank change year-on-year -27 -2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1,629 1,254 2,494
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.63% 4.27% 4.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.41% 23.06% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,118 1,016 1,916
10th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £51,250
25th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £88,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,625 £105,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -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 9,355 5,437 8,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.86% 18.51% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,795 4,539 6,951
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,744 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -5 330 £85,000 - 114
South London +9 55 £65,000 +13.04% 3
West London -70 12 £65,000 +4.00% 20
East London +8 11 £75,000 +25.00% 11
North London - 10 £50,000 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1,098 (67.40%) DevOps
2 1,060 (65.07%) Terraform
3 1,053 (64.64%) AWS
4 986 (60.53%) Docker
5 945 (58.01%) Kubernetes
6 937 (57.52%) Python
7 742 (45.55%) Jenkins
8 741 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
9 705 (43.28%) Linux
10 609 (37.38%) Azure
11 565 (34.68%) Puppet
12 482 (29.59%) Configuration Management
13 466 (28.61%) GCP
14 451 (27.69%) Java
15 427 (26.21%) Infrastructure as Code
16 362 (22.22%) Finance
17 359 (22.04%) Social Skills
18 350 (21.49%) Opscode Chef
19 335 (20.56%) Bash Shell
20 318 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
21 312 (19.15%) Git (software)
22 293 (17.99%) Software Engineering
23 286 (17.56%) Microservices
24 271 (16.64%) Windows
25 236 (14.49%) SQL
26 209 (12.83%) AWS CloudFormation
27 204 (12.52%) Go
27 204 (12.52%) PowerShell
28 200 (12.28%) JavaScript
28 200 (12.28%) 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
1 157 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
2 113 (6.94%) Apache Spark
3 63 (3.87%) nginx
4 52 (3.19%) Apache
5 48 (2.95%) Confluence
6 40 (2.46%) IIS
7 29 (1.78%) OpenStack
8 17 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
9 14 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
9 14 (0.86%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.68%) ejabberd
11 8 (0.49%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.37%) Traefik
13 5 (0.31%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.25%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.25%) Drupal
14 4 (0.25%) MTS
15 3 (0.18%) CloudStack
15 3 (0.18%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.061%) ImageReady
2 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.31%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.061%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.061%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 1,053 (64.64%) AWS
2 609 (37.38%) Azure
3 466 (28.61%) GCP
4 209 (12.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 198 (12.15%) Serverless
6 166 (10.19%) PaaS
7 143 (8.78%) IaaS
8 127 (7.80%) GitHub
9 121 (7.43%) SaaS
10 116 (7.12%) Amazon ECS
11 94 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
12 92 (5.65%) Amazon EKS
12 92 (5.65%) OpenShift
13 91 (5.59%) AWS Lambda
14 83 (5.10%) IBM Cloud
15 79 (4.85%) Amazon EMR
16 76 (4.67%) Amazon S3
17 75 (4.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 72 (4.42%) Datadog
19 52 (3.19%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 112 (6.88%) Firewall
2 81 (4.97%) HTTP
3 71 (4.36%) TCP/IP
4 62 (3.81%) DNS
5 53 (3.25%) VPN
6 45 (2.76%) LAN
7 33 (2.03%) BGP
7 33 (2.03%) SSL
8 31 (1.90%) SNMP
9 30 (1.84%) DHCP
9 30 (1.84%) WAN
10 29 (1.78%) Internet
11 22 (1.35%) AMQP
12 21 (1.29%) Broadband
13 20 (1.23%) Network Security
14 18 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (1.10%) SAN
15 16 (0.98%) IPv4
15 16 (0.98%) Multicast
15 16 (0.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (12.28%) Big Data
2 190 (11.66%) NoSQL
3 179 (10.99%) PostgreSQL
4 157 (9.64%) MySQL
5 129 (7.92%) Hadoop
6 126 (7.73%) MongoDB
7 117 (7.18%) Redis
8 95 (5.83%) Amazon Athena
9 87 (5.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 84 (5.16%) Neo4j
11 83 (5.10%) SQL Server
12 82 (5.03%) Amazon Redshift
13 71 (4.36%) Relational Database
14 68 (4.17%) Electronic Patient Records
15 57 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
16 52 (3.19%) Amazon Aurora
17 51 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
18 31 (1.90%) Oracle Database
19 25 (1.53%) Blockchain
20 20 (1.23%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 742 (45.55%) Jenkins
2 312 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 162 (9.94%) JIRA
4 157 (9.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 130 (7.98%) GitLab
6 115 (7.06%) TeamCity
7 96 (5.89%) Vagrant
8 73 (4.48%) Travis CI
9 65 (3.99%) Maven
10 64 (3.93%) Octopus Deploy
11 63 (3.87%) CircleCI
12 59 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
13 54 (3.31%) Bitbucket
14 32 (1.96%) Selenium
15 31 (1.90%) Cucumber
16 28 (1.72%) Spinnaker
17 27 (1.66%) IBM UrbanCode
17 27 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (1.60%) JUnit
19 24 (1.47%) Mockito
General
1 362 (22.22%) Finance
2 359 (22.04%) Social Skills
3 141 (8.66%) Banking
4 95 (5.83%) Retail
5 90 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 65 (3.99%) Public Sector
8 57 (3.50%) Marketing
9 55 (3.38%) Games
10 33 (2.03%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 24 (1.47%) Manufacturing
12 22 (1.35%) Electronics
12 22 (1.35%) Law
13 21 (1.29%) Presentation Skills
14 18 (1.10%) Legal
15 17 (1.04%) Documentation Skills
16 14 (0.86%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.86%) Organisational Skills
17 10 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 627 (38.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 229 (14.06%) Senior DevOps
3 219 (13.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 186 (11.42%) AWS Engineer
5 154 (9.45%) Developer
6 142 (8.72%) AWS DevOps
7 141 (8.66%) Platform Engineer
8 133 (8.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 114 (7.00%) Architect
10 91 (5.59%) Azure Engineer
11 84 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
12 74 (4.54%) Java Engineer
13 73 (4.48%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 69 (4.24%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 68 (4.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 59 (3.62%) Java Developer
16 59 (3.62%) Linux Engineer
17 57 (3.50%) Data Engineer
17 57 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
18 54 (3.31%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (10.68%) Node.js
2 158 (9.70%) Kafka
3 127 (7.80%) React
4 124 (7.61%) Elastic Stack
5 116 (7.12%) REST
6 115 (7.06%) Spring
6 115 (7.06%) Web Services
7 87 (5.34%) AngularJS
8 79 (4.85%) Spark Streaming
9 70 (4.30%) Spring Boot
10 62 (3.81%) RESTful
10 62 (3.81%) Vue.js
11 58 (3.56%) RabbitMQ
12 55 (3.38%) .NET
12 55 (3.38%) JSON
13 52 (3.19%) Django
14 49 (3.01%) CSS
15 43 (2.64%) XML
16 36 (2.21%) NumPy
17 32 (1.96%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 100 (6.14%) Public Cloud
2 83 (5.10%) Cloud Native
3 73 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 67 (4.11%) User Experience
5 55 (3.38%) Hedge funds
6 50 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
7 40 (2.46%) Virtual Team
8 36 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
8 36 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
9 34 (2.09%) Clustering
10 33 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
10 33 (2.03%) SWIFT
11 29 (1.78%) iPhone
12 21 (1.29%) Private Cloud
13 18 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.86%) Social Media
15 13 (0.80%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.80%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.80%) Online Games
16 12 (0.74%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 705 (43.28%) Linux
2 271 (16.64%) Windows
3 161 (9.88%) Unix
4 82 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (4.24%) CentOS
6 56 (3.44%) Windows Server
7 39 (2.39%) Ubuntu
8 27 (1.66%) Mesosphere
9 24 (1.47%) Debian
10 9 (0.55%) VMS
11 8 (0.49%) CoreOS
11 8 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
11 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.43%) Android
12 7 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2016
13 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
14 5 (0.31%) Solaris
14 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.25%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,098 (67.40%) DevOps
2 741 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
3 482 (29.59%) Configuration Management
4 427 (26.21%) Infrastructure as Code
5 318 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
6 293 (17.99%) Software Engineering
7 286 (17.56%) Microservices
8 200 (12.28%) Test Automation
9 195 (11.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 193 (11.85%) Open Source
11 188 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
12 187 (11.48%) Data Science
13 183 (11.23%) Mentoring
14 176 (10.80%) Problem-Solving
15 165 (10.13%) Scrum
16 163 (10.01%) Analytics
17 154 (9.45%) Continuous Delivery
18 136 (8.35%) Fintech
19 122 (7.49%) SDLC
20 116 (7.12%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 937 (57.52%) Python
2 451 (27.69%) Java
3 335 (20.56%) Bash Shell
4 236 (14.49%) SQL
5 204 (12.52%) Go
5 204 (12.52%) PowerShell
6 200 (12.28%) JavaScript
7 112 (6.88%) Ruby
8 94 (5.77%) PHP
9 80 (4.91%) C#
10 71 (4.36%) Perl
11 69 (4.24%) C
12 63 (3.87%) Java 8
13 58 (3.56%) Groovy
14 52 (3.19%) C++
14 52 (3.19%) Shell Script
15 49 (3.01%) TypeScript
16 42 (2.58%) Scala
17 27 (1.66%) Cython
18 14 (0.86%) Rust
Qualifications
1 120 (7.37%) Degree
2 107 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 81 (4.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 75 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 41 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 22 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.35%) PhD
8 17 (1.04%) CCNP
9 13 (0.80%) Master's Degree
10 11 (0.68%) RHCE
11 10 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.55%) RHCSA
13 8 (0.49%) CCNA
14 7 (0.43%) CCENT
15 6 (0.37%) CCIE
16 5 (0.31%) DBS Check
16 5 (0.31%) ISTQB
17 4 (0.25%) CCDE
17 4 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.36%) QA
2 18 (1.10%) SLA
3 12 (0.74%) GDPR
3 12 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.18%) NIST
6 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.12%) MiFID
6 2 (0.12%) NCSC
6 2 (0.12%) PMO
7 1 (0.061%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.061%) SOC 2
System Software
1 986 (60.53%) Docker
2 94 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (4.73%) VirtualBox
4 56 (3.44%) Active Directory
5 39 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
6 29 (1.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 27 (1.66%) iptables
8 22 (1.35%) Hyper-V
9 20 (1.23%) KVM
10 15 (0.92%) Xen
11 13 (0.80%) QEMU
12 11 (0.68%) Ceph
12 11 (0.68%) Kamailio
12 11 (0.68%) Postfix
12 11 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.61%) NFS
13 10 (0.61%) VMware NSX
14 9 (0.55%) Firmware
15 8 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (0.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1,060 (65.07%) Terraform
2 945 (58.01%) Kubernetes
3 565 (34.68%) Puppet
4 350 (21.49%) Opscode Chef
5 159 (9.76%) Prometheus
6 139 (8.53%) Docker Swarm
7 101 (6.20%) Grafana
8 56 (3.44%) Packer
9 55 (3.38%) Nagios
10 52 (3.19%) Consul
11 43 (2.64%) Salt
11 43 (2.64%) ZABBIX
12 42 (2.58%) Kibana
13 31 (1.90%) logstash
14 27 (1.66%) Istio
15 24 (1.47%) Automic
16 22 (1.35%) HAProxy
17 21 (1.29%) Rancher
18 19 (1.17%) Failover Clustering
18 19 (1.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 199 (12.22%) Google
2 123 (7.55%) VMware
3 122 (7.49%) Red Hat
4 117 (7.18%) Microsoft
5 112 (6.88%) Oracle
6 103 (6.32%) IBM
7 97 (5.95%) Cloudera
7 97 (5.95%) Splunk
8 90 (5.52%) Hortonworks
9 71 (4.36%) Cisco
10 70 (4.30%) Informatica
11 69 (4.24%) Talend
12 36 (2.21%) HP
13 35 (2.15%) Yahoo!
14 29 (1.78%) AppDynamics
15 25 (1.53%) Atlassian
16 22 (1.35%) Juniper
16 22 (1.35%) SAP
17 21 (1.29%) Dell
18 18 (1.10%) Fortinet