Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 175 222
Rank change year-on-year +70 +47 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 133 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.36% 0.79% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.48% 10.96% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75 34 16
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £40,200 £36,125 £33,125
90th Percentile £73,250 £60,000 £50,625
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 522 374 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.25% 7.21% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 327 214 288
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,325 £30,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £64,150
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Scotland

Ansible
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Scotland

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Scotland

Ansible
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Glasgow +44 68 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Edinburgh +6 51 £65,000 +30.00% 6
South Lanarkshire - 3 £43,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £47,500 -
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 96 (72.18%) Puppet
2 84 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (56.39%) Linux
4 66 (49.62%) Amazon AWS
5 57 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (41.35%) Docker
7 54 (40.60%) Python
8 52 (39.10%) DevOps
9 45 (33.83%) Jenkins
10 42 (31.58%) Scrum
10 42 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (29.32%) Ruby
12 36 (27.07%) PowerShell
12 36 (27.07%) Java
13 35 (26.32%) Finance
14 31 (23.31%) JavaScript
14 31 (23.31%) MongoDB
14 31 (23.31%) Bash Shell
15 30 (22.56%) NoSQL
16 29 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (21.80%) Tomcat
17 28 (21.05%) Hibernate
17 28 (21.05%) Spring
18 27 (20.30%) Vagrant
19 24 (18.05%) TDD
19 24 (18.05%) HTML
20 23 (17.29%) IBM
20 23 (17.29%) Red Hat
20 23 (17.29%) Ubuntu
20 23 (17.29%) RabbitMQ

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 29 (21.80%) Tomcat
2 21 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 20 (15.04%) JBoss
4 16 (12.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (12.03%) Jetty
4 16 (12.03%) WebLogic
5 9 (6.77%) Apache
5 9 (6.77%) Confluence
6 7 (5.26%) IIS
7 6 (4.51%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.76%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
10 3 (2.26%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.75%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 66 (49.62%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.77%) Office 365
5 6 (4.51%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.51%) GitHub
5 6 (4.51%) OpenShift
6 5 (3.76%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (3.01%) SaaS
8 2 (1.50%) IaaS
8 2 (1.50%) PaaS
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.75%) Heroku
9 1 (0.75%) Serverless
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.79%) Firewall
2 16 (12.03%) AMQP
2 16 (12.03%) LAN
2 16 (12.03%) WAN
3 15 (11.28%) VPN
4 12 (9.02%) Cisco IPT
4 12 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (9.02%) IP Telephony
4 12 (9.02%) MPLS
4 12 (9.02%) Network Security
4 12 (9.02%) Wireless
5 8 (6.02%) Internet
6 5 (3.76%) DNS
6 5 (3.76%) HTTP
6 5 (3.76%) SSL
7 4 (3.01%) DHCP
7 4 (3.01%) HTTPS
8 3 (2.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.50%) SAN
9 2 (1.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.31%) MongoDB
2 30 (22.56%) NoSQL
3 20 (15.04%) Redis
4 19 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 17 (12.78%) Couchbase
6 16 (12.03%) Riak
7 10 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (6.77%) MySQL
9 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.75%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.75%) OpenTSDB
12 1 (0.75%) Parquet
12 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (33.83%) Jenkins
2 27 (20.30%) Vagrant
3 19 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 18 (13.53%) Selenium
5 16 (12.03%) Cucumber
5 16 (12.03%) FitNesse
5 16 (12.03%) Git (software)
5 16 (12.03%) Maven
6 15 (11.28%) JIRA
7 12 (9.02%) Gradle
8 11 (8.27%) GoCD
8 11 (8.27%) Subversion
9 10 (7.52%) Bitbucket
10 9 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (6.02%) TeamCity
12 5 (3.76%) IBM UrbanCode
12 5 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (2.26%) Hudson
14 2 (1.50%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Law
3 3 (2.26%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (21.80%) Developer
2 25 (18.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 19 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (13.53%) Senior DevOps
6 17 (12.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (11.28%) Architect
8 14 (10.53%) Administrator
9 12 (9.02%) Network Architect
10 11 (8.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (8.27%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (7.52%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (6.02%) Consultant
12 8 (6.02%) DevOps Consultant
13 7 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
14 6 (4.51%) AWS Engineer
14 6 (4.51%) DevOps Administrator
15 5 (3.76%) Senior Consultant
15 5 (3.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
16 4 (3.01%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 28 (21.05%) Spring
2 24 (18.05%) HTML
3 23 (17.29%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (12.78%) HTML5
5 16 (12.03%) JMS
5 16 (12.03%) JPA
5 16 (12.03%) Kafka
5 16 (12.03%) TIBCO EMS
5 16 (12.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (6.77%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.77%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (6.77%) Web Services
7 6 (4.51%) Drools
8 5 (3.76%) LAMP
9 4 (3.01%) J2EE
9 4 (3.01%) Middleware
9 4 (3.01%) Node.js
9 4 (3.01%) React
10 2 (1.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.03%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.01%) DataPower
4 4 (3.01%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Fintech
6 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.75%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 75 (56.39%) Linux
2 23 (17.29%) Ubuntu
3 20 (15.04%) Windows
4 17 (12.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (11.28%) Unix
6 10 (7.52%) CentOS
7 7 (5.26%) AIX
7 7 (5.26%) Solaris
8 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.50%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (39.10%) DevOps
3 42 (31.58%) Scrum
4 29 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (18.05%) TDD
6 22 (16.54%) ITIL
6 22 (16.54%) Software Engineering
6 22 (16.54%) Test Automation
7 19 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 19 (14.29%) Kanban
8 18 (13.53%) BDD
8 18 (13.53%) UML
9 17 (12.78%) DSDM
9 17 (12.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (12.03%) Asset Management
10 16 (12.03%) Change Management
10 16 (12.03%) Multithreading
10 16 (12.03%) Open Source
10 16 (12.03%) RUP
10 16 (12.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (40.60%) Python
2 39 (29.32%) Ruby
3 36 (27.07%) Java
3 36 (27.07%) PowerShell
4 31 (23.31%) Bash Shell
4 31 (23.31%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.02%) Perl
6 10 (7.52%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.77%) PHP
7 9 (6.77%) SQL
8 3 (2.26%) C#
9 2 (1.50%) VBScript
10 1 (0.75%) Groovy
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) CISSP
2 12 (9.02%) CCIE
2 12 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (8.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.03%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) GCP
System Software
1 55 (41.35%) Docker
2 10 (7.52%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.51%) XenApp
5 5 (3.76%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.01%) Apache Flume
6 4 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.01%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 96 (72.18%) Puppet
2 84 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (12.03%) Cobbler
4 12 (9.02%) Terraform
5 11 (8.27%) Kubernetes
6 9 (6.77%) Packer
7 7 (5.26%) Rundeck
8 5 (3.76%) Capistrano
8 5 (3.76%) Consul
9 4 (3.01%) Graphite
9 4 (3.01%) SCCM
9 4 (3.01%) SCOM
9 4 (3.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (3.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (3.01%) yum
10 3 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.26%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.26%) Icinga
10 3 (2.26%) Nagios
11 2 (1.50%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) IBM
1 23 (17.29%) Red Hat
2 18 (13.53%) Cisco
2 18 (13.53%) Varonis
3 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.03%) TIBCO
5 15 (11.28%) VMware
6 12 (9.02%) CheckPoint
6 12 (9.02%) CyberArk
7 11 (8.27%) Charles River
7 11 (8.27%) Oracle
8 9 (6.77%) Google
9 8 (6.02%) ServiceNow
10 7 (5.26%) Citrix
11 6 (4.51%) CA
11 6 (4.51%) Splunk
11 6 (4.51%) Symantec
12 5 (3.76%) RedGate
13 4 (3.01%) Informatica
13 4 (3.01%) Perforce