The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 256 498
Rank change year-on-year +88 +242  
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1854 1271 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.11% 1.29% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.84% 14.91% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1101 495
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,039 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.92% -13.04%  

Ansible is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7776 8522 8433
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.84% 8.65% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6293 6926 6643
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Ansible as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the UK

Ansible
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ansible in the UK

Ansible
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ansible in the UK

Ansible
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +84 1766 £60,000 - 278
London +40 1044 £67,500 +8.00% 174
South East +148 284 £50,000 -13.04% 36
Berkshire +81 139 £57,500 -11.53% 12
City of London 0 139 £65,000 - 36
North West +79 133 £40,000 +14.28% 17
Manchester +67 103 £46,000 +31.42% 11
Yorkshire +23 90 £47,500 +8.57% 17
South West +40 83 £50,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +35 70 £52,500 +23.52% 16
East of England +34 70 £51,250 +7.89% 12
Reading +65 69 £45,000 -30.76% 7
Leeds +53 63 £53,750 - 16
Bristol +2 42 £58,750 +45.06% 2
Wales +39 35 £49,039 +0.59%
West Midlands +41 33 £38,500 +13.23% 7
Brighton +33 28 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex +23 28 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Surrey +22 27 £50,000 -6.54% 7
Hertfordshire +11 27 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Oxfordshire +28 25 £30,000 -25.00% 2
West Sussex +30 23 £42,500 -29.63% 3
Scotland +17 23 £62,500 +38.88% 11
Cambridge +2 23 £63,750 +34.21% 6
Cambridgeshire +1 23 £63,750 +34.21% 6
Edinburgh 0 18 £62,500 +98.41% 9
Swansea - 18 £49,039 -
West Wales - 18 £49,039 -
South Wales +30 17 £37,500 -23.07%
Crawley - 17 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2392 (72.79%) DevOps
2 2309 (70.27%) Puppet
3 2293 (69.78%) Linux
4 1841 (56.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1783 (54.26%) Python
6 1601 (48.72%) Amazon AWS
7 1444 (43.94%) Docker
8 1401 (42.64%) Jenkins
9 1236 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
10 1026 (31.22%) Bash Shell
11 958 (29.15%) Continuous Integration
12 955 (29.06%) Java
13 912 (27.75%) Configuration Management
14 882 (26.84%) Git (software)
15 729 (22.19%) Ruby
16 684 (20.82%) Microsoft Azure
17 633 (19.26%) Windows
18 624 (18.99%) Kubernetes
19 591 (17.99%) Unix
20 583 (17.74%) Perl
21 571 (17.38%) MySQL
22 560 (17.04%) Finance
23 529 (16.10%) Terraform
24 524 (15.95%) VMware
25 523 (15.92%) Red Hat
26 502 (15.28%) Open Source
27 450 (13.69%) SQL
28 435 (13.24%) PowerShell
29 433 (13.18%) Continuous Delivery
30 431 (13.12%) Scrum

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 372 (11.32%) Apache
2 363 (11.05%) OpenStack
3 287 (8.73%) Tomcat
4 269 (8.19%) Elasticsearch
5 214 (6.51%) nginx
6 175 (5.33%) Apache Spark
7 168 (5.11%) WebSphere
8 159 (4.84%) WebLogic
9 144 (4.38%) IIS
10 131 (3.99%) JBoss
11 118 (3.59%) Confluence
12 93 (2.83%) Jetty
13 67 (2.04%) Apache Solr
14 60 (1.83%) CloudStack
15 58 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
16 39 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
17 32 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 27 (0.82%) CMS
19 24 (0.73%) uWSGI
20 21 (0.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.15%) EngageOne
3 3 (0.091%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.030%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.030%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.030%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 83 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.12%) Magento
4 3 (0.091%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.061%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.030%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.030%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.030%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.030%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.030%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1601 (48.72%) Amazon AWS
2 684 (20.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 239 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 196 (5.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 143 (4.35%) SaaS
6 132 (4.02%) IaaS
7 127 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
8 112 (3.41%) GitHub
9 109 (3.32%) PaaS
10 74 (2.25%) Amazon S3
11 67 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
12 51 (1.55%) OpenShift
13 50 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 49 (1.49%) CloudBees
15 47 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 39 (1.19%) Office 365
17 31 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
18 26 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 24 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
20 22 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 235 (7.15%) DNS
2 217 (6.60%) Firewall
3 149 (4.53%) Internet
4 139 (4.23%) TCP/IP
5 111 (3.38%) SAN
6 94 (2.86%) HTTP
7 93 (2.83%) LDAP
8 71 (2.16%) LAN
9 60 (1.83%) WAN
10 54 (1.64%) SMTP
11 51 (1.55%) DHCP
12 46 (1.40%) NAS
12 46 (1.40%) VLAN
13 44 (1.34%) VPN
14 38 (1.16%) SSL
15 37 (1.13%) SNMP
16 28 (0.85%) Network Security
17 27 (0.82%) SSH
18 23 (0.70%) IMAP
18 23 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 571 (17.38%) MySQL
2 341 (10.38%) MongoDB
3 328 (9.98%) NoSQL
4 283 (8.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 258 (7.85%) Big Data
6 253 (7.70%) PostgreSQL
7 250 (7.61%) Hadoop
8 230 (7.00%) SQL Server
9 177 (5.39%) Redis
10 117 (3.56%) Relational Database
11 68 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
11 68 (2.07%) Riak
12 66 (2.01%) Couchbase
13 47 (1.43%) HBase
13 47 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 44 (1.34%) Neo4j
15 40 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 40 (1.22%) RDBMS
16 39 (1.19%) Blockchain
17 37 (1.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1401 (42.64%) Jenkins
2 882 (26.84%) Git (software)
3 350 (10.65%) TeamCity
4 338 (10.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 318 (9.68%) JIRA
6 285 (8.67%) Maven
7 266 (8.09%) Vagrant
8 247 (7.52%) Subversion
9 206 (6.27%) Octopus Deploy
10 186 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
11 181 (5.51%) Hudson
12 125 (3.80%) Selenium
13 115 (3.50%) GoCD
14 105 (3.20%) Ant
15 99 (3.01%) Gradle
16 93 (2.83%) GitLab
17 91 (2.77%) Sonatype Nexus
18 88 (2.68%) MSBuild
19 80 (2.43%) JUnit
20 76 (2.31%) Cucumber
General
1 560 (17.04%) Finance
2 225 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 219 (6.66%) Banking
4 193 (5.87%) Marketing
5 140 (4.26%) Retail
6 115 (3.50%) Games
7 89 (2.71%) Manufacturing
8 83 (2.53%) Electronics
9 33 (1.00%) Advertising
10 26 (0.79%) Law
11 21 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 20 (0.61%) Online Betting
13 12 (0.37%) Front Office
14 11 (0.33%) Back Office
14 11 (0.33%) Music Industry
15 9 (0.27%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.24%) Publishing
17 7 (0.21%) Automotive
18 4 (0.12%) Legal
19 3 (0.091%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1399 (42.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 484 (14.73%) Developer
3 443 (13.48%) Linux Engineer
4 358 (10.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 346 (10.53%) Administrator
6 290 (8.83%) AWS Engineer
7 273 (8.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 257 (7.82%) AWS DevOps
9 256 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
10 214 (6.51%) Senior DevOps
11 212 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
12 211 (6.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 193 (5.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 191 (5.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 188 (5.72%) Cloud Engineer
16 177 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
17 166 (5.05%) Java Developer
18 158 (4.81%) Architect
19 137 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
20 128 (3.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (11.50%) Web Services
2 263 (8.00%) .NET
3 230 (7.00%) Elastic Stack
4 224 (6.82%) Node.js
5 182 (5.54%) LAMP
6 159 (4.84%) AngularJS
7 147 (4.47%) HTML
8 141 (4.29%) React
9 140 (4.26%) Spring
10 136 (4.14%) RESTful
11 129 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
12 125 (3.80%) Kafka
13 123 (3.74%) CSS
14 121 (3.68%) REST
15 87 (2.65%) LEMP Stack
16 80 (2.43%) HTML5
17 69 (2.10%) XML
18 66 (2.01%) Java EE
19 58 (1.77%) Lucene
20 55 (1.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 213 (6.48%) Computer Science
2 168 (5.11%) Data Centre
3 152 (4.63%) Public Cloud
4 133 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 132 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (3.65%) Fintech
7 93 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
8 75 (2.28%) Private Cloud
9 63 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 63 (1.92%) User Experience
10 52 (1.58%) Clustering
11 50 (1.52%) Replication
12 44 (1.34%) Management Information System
13 43 (1.31%) Mobile App
14 39 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
15 35 (1.07%) PKI
16 32 (0.97%) Algorithms
17 29 (0.88%) Online Banking
18 24 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 24 (0.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2293 (69.78%) Linux
2 633 (19.26%) Windows
3 591 (17.99%) Unix
4 405 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 359 (10.93%) CentOS
6 351 (10.68%) Ubuntu
7 160 (4.87%) Debian
8 158 (4.81%) Windows Server
9 87 (2.65%) Solaris
10 83 (2.53%) CoreOS
11 49 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (1.31%) AIX
14 35 (1.07%) Android
14 35 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 26 (0.79%) SUSE
15 26 (0.79%) VxWorks
16 18 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
17 14 (0.43%) SmartOS
18 12 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2392 (72.79%) DevOps
2 1236 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
3 958 (29.15%) Continuous Integration
4 912 (27.75%) Configuration Management
5 502 (15.28%) Open Source
6 433 (13.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 431 (13.12%) Scrum
8 376 (11.44%) Software Engineering
8 376 (11.44%) TDD
9 272 (8.28%) E-Commerce
10 271 (8.25%) Microservices
11 247 (7.52%) Mentoring
12 238 (7.24%) Test Automation
13 215 (6.54%) High Availability
14 187 (5.69%) BDD
15 184 (5.60%) Kanban
16 159 (4.84%) Migration
17 157 (4.78%) SDLC
18 143 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
19 142 (4.32%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1783 (54.26%) Python
2 1026 (31.22%) Bash Shell
3 955 (29.06%) Java
4 729 (22.19%) Ruby
5 583 (17.74%) Perl
6 450 (13.69%) SQL
7 435 (13.24%) PowerShell
8 363 (11.05%) PHP
9 295 (8.98%) JavaScript
10 289 (8.79%) Go
11 259 (7.88%) Shell Script
12 192 (5.84%) C++
13 191 (5.81%) C#
14 115 (3.50%) Groovy
15 83 (2.53%) Scala
16 78 (2.37%) C
17 39 (1.19%) Korn
18 32 (0.97%) ES6
19 28 (0.85%) Jython
20 18 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 294 (8.95%) Degree
2 118 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 111 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 49 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 40 (1.22%) AWS Certification
6 31 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 26 (0.79%) CISSP
9 25 (0.76%) CCNA
10 21 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (0.55%) CCNP
11 18 (0.55%) CISM
12 17 (0.52%) MySQL Certification
13 16 (0.49%) CISA
14 15 (0.46%) Master's Degree
14 15 (0.46%) RHCE
15 12 (0.37%) RHCSA
16 11 (0.33%) SANS
17 9 (0.27%) GSLC
18 7 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (6.42%) QA
2 33 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 25 (0.76%) GCP
3 25 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.37%) SLA
5 9 (0.27%) COBIT
5 9 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 9 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.091%) DICOM
7 3 (0.091%) HL7
7 3 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.030%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.030%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1444 (43.94%) Docker
2 347 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (4.32%) Active Directory
4 136 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
5 128 (3.90%) Xen
6 119 (3.62%) Hyper-V
7 107 (3.26%) vSphere
8 91 (2.77%) NFS
9 85 (2.59%) KVM
10 60 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
11 59 (1.80%) VirtualBox
12 55 (1.67%) LXC
13 52 (1.58%) XenServer
14 45 (1.37%) etcd
15 35 (1.07%) iptables
16 31 (0.94%) flannel
17 29 (0.88%) Varnish
18 25 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 21 (0.64%) vCloud
20 19 (0.58%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2309 (70.27%) Puppet
2 1841 (56.03%) Opscode Chef
3 624 (18.99%) Kubernetes
4 529 (16.10%) Terraform
5 344 (10.47%) Nagios
6 292 (8.89%) Salt
7 137 (4.17%) Mesos
8 117 (3.56%) logstash
9 115 (3.50%) ZABBIX
10 105 (3.20%) Graphite
11 103 (3.13%) Kibana
12 71 (2.16%) Grafana
13 68 (2.07%) CFEngine
13 68 (2.07%) Packer
14 48 (1.46%) Cobbler
15 45 (1.37%) HAProxy
16 44 (1.34%) Rundeck
17 43 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
18 41 (1.25%) Consul
18 41 (1.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 524 (15.95%) VMware
2 523 (15.92%) Red Hat
3 337 (10.26%) Oracle
4 284 (8.64%) Google
5 276 (8.40%) Microsoft
6 201 (6.12%) SaltStack
7 153 (4.66%) Splunk
8 130 (3.96%) Cisco
9 112 (3.41%) New Relic
10 97 (2.95%) AppDynamics
11 89 (2.71%) Atlassian
12 86 (2.62%) SAP
13 85 (2.59%) HP
14 72 (2.19%) IBM
15 63 (1.92%) Rackspace
16 53 (1.61%) Dynatrace
17 52 (1.58%) XebiaLabs
18 50 (1.52%) CA
19 48 (1.46%) SolarWinds
20 41 (1.25%) EnterpriseDB
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £100,000 to £150,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-75,000 + Shares & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday