Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
England > London
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 55 82
Rank change year-on-year -43 +27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1,759 1,062 2,131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.46% 4.81% 3.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.57% 24.17% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,168 860 1,516
10th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £51,250
25th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% -6.45% +10.71%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £91,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,350 £108,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +12.00%

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 10,012 4,393 8,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.68% 19.91% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6,275 3,720 6,591
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £38,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £116,250 £108,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £69,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.40% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -39 226 £82,500 +10.00% 126
South London -38 49 £75,000 +3.45% 5
West London -64 37 £57,500 -11.54% 24
East London -3 26 £75,000 +25.00% 24
North London - 4 £50,000 -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1,241 (70.55%) DevOps
2 1,093 (62.14%) Terraform
3 1,011 (57.48%) AWS
4 1,000 (56.85%) Docker
5 963 (54.75%) Kubernetes
6 947 (53.84%) Python
7 773 (43.95%) Jenkins
8 769 (43.72%) Linux
9 710 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
10 655 (37.24%) Azure
11 571 (32.46%) Java
12 542 (30.81%) Infrastructure as Code
13 531 (30.19%) Puppet
14 494 (28.08%) GCP
15 470 (26.72%) Configuration Management
16 444 (25.24%) Finance
17 422 (23.99%) Opscode Chef
17 422 (23.99%) Social Skills
18 405 (23.02%) Git (software)
19 375 (21.32%) Bash Shell
20 344 (19.56%) Microservices
21 314 (17.85%) Software Engineering
22 311 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
23 310 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
24 282 (16.03%) Windows
25 266 (15.12%) JavaScript
26 252 (14.33%) Serverless
27 251 (14.27%) AWS CloudFormation
28 235 (13.36%) Google
29 219 (12.45%) PowerShell

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
1 138 (7.85%) Elasticsearch
2 80 (4.55%) Confluence
3 63 (3.58%) Apache Spark
4 51 (2.90%) nginx
5 45 (2.56%) Apache
6 34 (1.93%) IIS
7 26 (1.48%) OpenStack
8 24 (1.36%) Apache Airflow
9 17 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 17 (0.97%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.68%) Camunda
11 9 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.45%) Traefik
12 8 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.40%) Mule
13 7 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.28%) Apache Pulsar
14 5 (0.28%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.28%) SAS
14 5 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.057%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 3 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.11%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
3 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,011 (57.48%) AWS
2 655 (37.24%) Azure
3 494 (28.08%) GCP
4 252 (14.33%) Serverless
5 251 (14.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 170 (9.66%) PaaS
7 167 (9.49%) OpenShift
8 147 (8.36%) GitHub
9 129 (7.33%) SaaS
10 112 (6.37%) IaaS
11 96 (5.46%) Amazon EC2
12 92 (5.23%) AWS Lambda
13 88 (5.00%) Amazon S3
14 82 (4.66%) Amazon ECS
15 76 (4.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 71 (4.04%) Amazon EKS
17 69 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
18 64 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 51 (2.90%) Datadog
20 40 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 122 (6.94%) Firewall
2 100 (5.69%) DNS
3 76 (4.32%) HTTP
4 62 (3.52%) VPN
5 61 (3.47%) TCP/IP
6 53 (3.01%) Network Security
7 47 (2.67%) Kerberos
8 40 (2.27%) Broadband
8 40 (2.27%) SSL
9 39 (2.22%) DHCP
10 34 (1.93%) BGP
11 33 (1.88%) SNMP
12 28 (1.59%) WAN
13 27 (1.53%) LAN
14 24 (1.36%) AMQP
15 22 (1.25%) OSPF
16 19 (1.08%) IPv6
17 16 (0.91%) IPsec
17 16 (0.91%) WebEx
18 14 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (10.06%) MySQL
2 166 (9.44%) PostgreSQL
3 158 (8.98%) NoSQL
4 112 (6.37%) MongoDB
5 99 (5.63%) Big Data
6 84 (4.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 82 (4.66%) Redis
8 81 (4.60%) Relational Database
9 75 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
10 74 (4.21%) SQL Server
11 60 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 57 (3.24%) Amazon Athena
13 55 (3.13%) Hadoop
14 42 (2.39%) Amazon Aurora
15 39 (2.22%) Oracle Database
16 36 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
17 35 (1.99%) Apache Accumulo
17 35 (1.99%) BigQuery
18 31 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
19 27 (1.53%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 773 (43.95%) Jenkins
2 405 (23.02%) Git (software)
3 187 (10.63%) JIRA
4 177 (10.06%) GitLab
5 119 (6.77%) Maven
5 119 (6.77%) TeamCity
6 114 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 82 (4.66%) Octopus Deploy
8 75 (4.26%) Bitbucket
9 53 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 52 (2.96%) Subversion
10 52 (2.96%) Travis CI
11 47 (2.67%) IBM UrbanCode
12 44 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
13 40 (2.27%) Vagrant
14 38 (2.16%) CircleCI
15 37 (2.10%) Gradle
16 33 (1.88%) GoCD
17 31 (1.76%) Selenium
18 28 (1.59%) Gatling
General
1 444 (25.24%) Finance
2 422 (23.99%) Social Skills
3 143 (8.13%) Retail
4 111 (6.31%) Banking
5 84 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (3.13%) Games
7 54 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 52 (2.96%) Public Sector
9 48 (2.73%) Marketing
10 46 (2.62%) Law
11 33 (1.88%) Automotive
12 31 (1.76%) Presentation Skills
13 26 (1.48%) Retail Finance
14 22 (1.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 18 (1.02%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.97%) Documentation Skills
17 16 (0.91%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
19 14 (0.80%) Back Office
20 12 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 534 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 199 (11.31%) Developer
3 161 (9.15%) Senior DevOps
4 157 (8.93%) AWS Engineer
5 155 (8.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 153 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 126 (7.16%) Architect
8 119 (6.77%) Platform Engineer
9 117 (6.65%) Software Engineer
10 103 (5.86%) AWS DevOps
11 92 (5.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 89 (5.06%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 87 (4.95%) Azure Engineer
14 65 (3.70%) Java Developer
15 62 (3.52%) Cloud Architect
16 59 (3.35%) Java Engineer
17 54 (3.07%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 53 (3.01%) Site Engineer
19 51 (2.90%) Network Engineer
20 49 (2.79%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (10.86%) Kafka
2 190 (10.80%) Spring
3 178 (10.12%) React
4 174 (9.89%) Node.js
5 163 (9.27%) Spring Boot
6 142 (8.07%) Web Services
7 129 (7.33%) REST
8 123 (6.99%) AngularJS
8 123 (6.99%) Elastic Stack
9 97 (5.51%) RESTful
10 67 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
11 64 (3.64%) .NET
11 64 (3.64%) Vue.js
12 59 (3.35%) CSS
12 59 (3.35%) HTML
12 59 (3.35%) JSON
13 57 (3.24%) Redux
14 50 (2.84%) Java EE
15 46 (2.62%) XML
16 34 (1.93%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 155 (8.81%) Public Cloud
2 103 (5.86%) Cloud Native
3 88 (5.00%) User Experience
4 77 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
5 63 (3.58%) Data Centre
6 54 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
7 48 (2.73%) Virtual Team
8 47 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 43 (2.44%) Private Cloud
10 42 (2.39%) Clustering
11 40 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 38 (2.16%) Management Information System
12 38 (2.16%) SWIFT
13 37 (2.10%) iPhone
14 30 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
15 25 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (1.36%) Replication
17 22 (1.25%) Social Media
18 21 (1.19%) Online Games
19 16 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 769 (43.72%) Linux
2 282 (16.03%) Windows
3 195 (11.09%) Unix
4 107 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 85 (4.83%) CentOS
6 65 (3.70%) Windows Server
7 51 (2.90%) Mesosphere
8 49 (2.79%) Ubuntu
9 23 (1.31%) Debian
10 14 (0.80%) VMS
11 11 (0.63%) Android
12 9 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.40%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
15 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
16 4 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
16 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,241 (70.55%) DevOps
2 710 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
3 542 (30.81%) Infrastructure as Code
4 470 (26.72%) Configuration Management
5 344 (19.56%) Microservices
6 314 (17.85%) Software Engineering
7 311 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
8 310 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
9 214 (12.17%) Mentoring
10 205 (11.65%) Scrum
10 205 (11.65%) Test Automation
11 197 (11.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 197 (11.20%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 186 (10.57%) Open Source
13 152 (8.64%) Analytics
14 148 (8.41%) Computer Science
15 127 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 109 (6.20%) TDD
17 107 (6.08%) Full Stack Development
18 104 (5.91%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 947 (53.84%) Python
2 571 (32.46%) Java
3 375 (21.32%) Bash Shell
4 266 (15.12%) JavaScript
5 219 (12.45%) PowerShell
6 211 (12.00%) SQL
7 197 (11.20%) Go
8 129 (7.33%) Ruby
9 107 (6.08%) Perl
10 106 (6.03%) Java 8
11 84 (4.78%) C#
12 63 (3.58%) C++
13 61 (3.47%) TypeScript
14 59 (3.35%) PHP
15 55 (3.13%) Groovy
16 52 (2.96%) Shell Script
17 40 (2.27%) C
18 36 (2.05%) Scala
19 10 (0.57%) R
20 8 (0.45%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 203 (11.54%) Degree
2 90 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 86 (4.89%) Security Cleared
4 69 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 58 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (1.93%) AWS Certification
7 21 (1.19%) CCNP
8 18 (1.02%) Master's Degree
9 17 (0.97%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.68%) RHCE
10 12 (0.68%) RHCSA
11 11 (0.63%) CCNA
12 10 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 9 (0.51%) CESG Certified Professional
14 8 (0.45%) CCENT
14 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.34%) CCIE
15 6 (0.34%) SAFe Agilist
16 5 (0.28%) PhD
16 5 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.03%) QA
2 21 (1.19%) SLA
3 16 (0.91%) NIST
4 11 (0.63%) GDPR
5 9 (0.51%) IASME
5 9 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 9 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.17%) GxP
8 2 (0.11%) Accessibility
8 2 (0.11%) NCSC
9 1 (0.057%) COBIT
9 1 (0.057%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.057%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1,000 (56.85%) Docker
2 98 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (3.01%) Active Directory
4 36 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
5 33 (1.88%) Hyper-V
6 31 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 18 (1.02%) KVM
8 16 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.74%) iptables
9 13 (0.74%) VirtualBox
9 13 (0.74%) vSphere
10 8 (0.45%) VMware NSX
11 7 (0.40%) Ceph
12 6 (0.34%) HDFS
12 6 (0.34%) Xen
13 5 (0.28%) LXC
13 5 (0.28%) NFS
14 4 (0.23%) NDS
14 4 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1,093 (62.14%) Terraform
2 963 (54.75%) Kubernetes
3 531 (30.19%) Puppet
4 422 (23.99%) Opscode Chef
5 148 (8.41%) Prometheus
6 87 (4.95%) Grafana
7 66 (3.75%) Salt
8 62 (3.52%) Docker Swarm
9 48 (2.73%) Nagios
10 47 (2.67%) Packer
11 46 (2.62%) Consul
11 46 (2.62%) Istio
12 44 (2.50%) Kibana
13 43 (2.44%) Automic
14 38 (2.16%) logstash
15 30 (1.71%) Icinga
16 29 (1.65%) ZABBIX
17 26 (1.48%) Failover Clustering
18 18 (1.02%) HAProxy
19 16 (0.91%) Graphite
Vendors
1 235 (13.36%) Google
2 179 (10.18%) Red Hat
3 142 (8.07%) VMware
4 135 (7.67%) Oracle
5 128 (7.28%) Splunk
6 126 (7.16%) Microsoft
7 87 (4.95%) Cisco
8 49 (2.79%) IBM
9 44 (2.50%) SaltStack
10 33 (1.88%) ServiceNow
11 28 (1.59%) Cloudera
12 27 (1.53%) Hortonworks
12 27 (1.53%) New Relic
13 23 (1.31%) LexisNexis
14 22 (1.25%) HP
15 20 (1.14%) Dell
16 17 (0.97%) Alibaba
16 17 (0.97%) Juniper
16 17 (0.97%) SAP
16 17 (0.97%) SolarWinds