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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 257 507
Rank change year-on-year +91 +250  
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1851 1271 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.08% 1.29% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.55% 14.88% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1095 484
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,700 £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 7860 8542 8366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.85% 8.66% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6346 6947 6601
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 22 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 22 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 +85 1761 £60,000 - 272
London +37 1046 £67,500 +8.00% 167
South East +136 283 £50,000 -13.04% 36
Berkshire +81 140 £57,500 -11.53% 12
City of London -4 138 £65,000 - 35
North West +79 135 £40,500 +15.71% 16
Manchester +65 105 £46,000 +31.42% 10
Yorkshire +15 85 £50,000 +11.11% 18
South West +41 83 £50,000 - 6
Reading +61 70 £45,000 -30.76% 8
East of England +33 70 £51,250 +7.89% 10
West Yorkshire +30 65 £52,500 +23.52% 17
Leeds +48 58 £55,000 +4.76% 17
Bristol +5 43 £58,750 +30.55% 2
Wales +41 35 £49,039 +0.59% 1
West Midlands +45 31 £35,500 +4.41% 8
Surrey +33 27 £50,000 -6.54% 8
Hertfordshire +15 27 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Oxfordshire +29 26 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Brighton +27 26 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex +26 26 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Sussex +31 23 £42,500 -29.63% 2
Scotland +14 23 £62,500 +38.88% 11
Cambridge +2 23 £63,750 +34.21% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 23 £63,750 +34.21% 4
Edinburgh -1 18 £62,500 +98.41% 9
Swansea - 18 £49,039 -
West Wales - 18 £49,039 -
South Wales +25 17 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Crawley - 17 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 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 2381 (72.55%) DevOps
2 2302 (70.14%) Puppet
3 2287 (69.68%) Linux
4 1842 (56.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1777 (54.14%) Python
6 1600 (48.75%) Amazon AWS
7 1444 (44.00%) Docker
8 1399 (42.63%) Jenkins
9 1239 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
10 1021 (31.11%) Bash Shell
11 968 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
12 953 (29.04%) Java
13 915 (27.88%) Configuration Management
14 881 (26.84%) Git (software)
15 727 (22.15%) Ruby
16 688 (20.96%) Microsoft Azure
17 639 (19.47%) Windows
18 623 (18.98%) Kubernetes
19 588 (17.92%) Unix
20 585 (17.82%) Perl
21 567 (17.28%) MySQL
22 565 (17.22%) Finance
23 525 (16.00%) Terraform
24 524 (15.97%) VMware
25 518 (15.78%) Red Hat
26 497 (15.14%) Open Source
27 454 (13.83%) SQL
28 441 (13.44%) PowerShell
29 433 (13.19%) Scrum
30 432 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery

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 (11.33%) Apache
2 363 (11.06%) OpenStack
3 287 (8.74%) Tomcat
4 270 (8.23%) Elasticsearch
5 213 (6.49%) nginx
6 174 (5.30%) Apache Spark
7 169 (5.15%) WebSphere
8 159 (4.84%) WebLogic
9 149 (4.54%) IIS
10 131 (3.99%) JBoss
11 117 (3.56%) Confluence
12 92 (2.80%) Jetty
13 67 (2.04%) Apache Solr
14 59 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
14 59 (1.80%) CloudStack
15 38 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
16 32 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 27 (0.82%) CMS
18 24 (0.73%) uWSGI
19 21 (0.64%) MS Exchange
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%) Payment Gateway
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 1600 (48.75%) Amazon AWS
2 688 (20.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 240 (7.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 195 (5.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 144 (4.39%) SaaS
6 134 (4.08%) IaaS
7 128 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
8 111 (3.38%) GitHub
9 109 (3.32%) PaaS
10 74 (2.25%) Amazon S3
11 67 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
12 52 (1.58%) OpenShift
13 50 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 49 (1.49%) CloudBees
15 47 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 40 (1.22%) 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
1 234 (7.13%) DNS
2 218 (6.64%) Firewall
3 147 (4.48%) Internet
4 142 (4.33%) TCP/IP
5 111 (3.38%) SAN
6 94 (2.86%) HTTP
7 93 (2.83%) LDAP
8 71 (2.16%) LAN
9 61 (1.86%) WAN
10 53 (1.61%) SMTP
11 51 (1.55%) DHCP
12 47 (1.43%) VLAN
13 46 (1.40%) NAS
14 45 (1.37%) VPN
15 39 (1.19%) SSL
16 37 (1.13%) SNMP
17 28 (0.85%) Network Security
18 27 (0.82%) SSH
19 23 (0.70%) IMAP
19 23 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 567 (17.28%) MySQL
2 341 (10.39%) MongoDB
3 330 (10.05%) NoSQL
4 285 (8.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 259 (7.89%) Big Data
6 250 (7.62%) Hadoop
6 250 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
7 233 (7.10%) SQL Server
8 174 (5.30%) Redis
9 115 (3.50%) Relational Database
10 68 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
10 68 (2.07%) Riak
11 66 (2.01%) Couchbase
12 48 (1.46%) HBase
13 46 (1.40%) Oracle Database
14 43 (1.31%) Neo4j
15 40 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 39 (1.19%) RDBMS
17 38 (1.16%) Blockchain
18 37 (1.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1399 (42.63%) Jenkins
2 881 (26.84%) Git (software)
3 355 (10.82%) TeamCity
4 347 (10.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 317 (9.66%) JIRA
6 286 (8.71%) Maven
7 269 (8.20%) Vagrant
8 247 (7.53%) Subversion
9 212 (6.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 192 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 187 (5.70%) Hudson
12 125 (3.81%) Selenium
13 119 (3.63%) GoCD
14 105 (3.20%) Ant
15 100 (3.05%) Gradle
16 94 (2.86%) MSBuild
17 92 (2.80%) GitLab
18 91 (2.77%) Sonatype Nexus
19 80 (2.44%) JUnit
20 76 (2.32%) Cucumber
General
1 565 (17.22%) Finance
2 225 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 224 (6.83%) Banking
4 194 (5.91%) Marketing
5 143 (4.36%) Retail
6 115 (3.50%) Games
7 90 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 83 (2.53%) Electronics
9 33 (1.01%) 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 (0.34%) Back Office
14 11 (0.34%) 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 1390 (42.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 489 (14.90%) Developer
3 439 (13.38%) Linux Engineer
4 353 (10.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 344 (10.48%) Administrator
6 288 (8.78%) AWS Engineer
7 270 (8.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 255 (7.77%) AWS DevOps
9 253 (7.71%) Systems Administrator
10 213 (6.49%) Senior DevOps
11 210 (6.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 209 (6.37%) Linux Administrator
13 190 (5.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 190 (5.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 188 (5.73%) Cloud Engineer
15 175 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
16 165 (5.03%) Java Developer
17 160 (4.88%) Architect
18 135 (4.11%) Lead DevOps
19 127 (3.87%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (11.67%) Web Services
2 268 (8.17%) .NET
3 228 (6.95%) Elastic Stack
4 223 (6.79%) Node.js
5 181 (5.51%) LAMP
6 160 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 148 (4.51%) HTML
8 140 (4.27%) Spring
9 139 (4.24%) React
10 138 (4.20%) RESTful
11 127 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
12 126 (3.84%) Kafka
13 124 (3.78%) CSS
14 121 (3.69%) REST
15 86 (2.62%) LEMP Stack
16 80 (2.44%) HTML5
17 69 (2.10%) XML
18 66 (2.01%) Java EE
19 58 (1.77%) Lucene
20 55 (1.68%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 212 (6.46%) Computer Science
2 170 (5.18%) Data Centre
3 150 (4.57%) Public Cloud
4 137 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 133 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (3.66%) Fintech
7 92 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
8 72 (2.19%) Private Cloud
9 64 (1.95%) User Experience
10 63 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 54 (1.65%) Clustering
12 50 (1.52%) Replication
13 43 (1.31%) Management Information System
13 43 (1.31%) Mobile App
14 40 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
15 35 (1.07%) PKI
16 32 (0.98%) Algorithms
17 30 (0.91%) Online Banking
18 25 (0.76%) Hedge funds
19 24 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2287 (69.68%) Linux
2 639 (19.47%) Windows
3 588 (17.92%) Unix
4 404 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 356 (10.85%) CentOS
6 351 (10.69%) Ubuntu
7 164 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 158 (4.81%) Debian
9 86 (2.62%) 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%) VxWorks
16 25 (0.76%) SUSE
17 18 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
18 14 (0.43%) SmartOS
19 12 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2381 (72.55%) DevOps
2 1239 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
3 968 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
4 915 (27.88%) Configuration Management
5 497 (15.14%) Open Source
6 433 (13.19%) Scrum
7 432 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 379 (11.55%) Software Engineering
9 375 (11.43%) TDD
10 275 (8.38%) Microservices
11 274 (8.35%) E-Commerce
12 246 (7.50%) Mentoring
13 238 (7.25%) Test Automation
14 216 (6.58%) High Availability
15 187 (5.70%) BDD
16 180 (5.48%) Kanban
17 159 (4.84%) Migration
18 156 (4.75%) SDLC
19 143 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
20 142 (4.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1777 (54.14%) Python
2 1021 (31.11%) Bash Shell
3 953 (29.04%) Java
4 727 (22.15%) Ruby
5 585 (17.82%) Perl
6 454 (13.83%) SQL
7 441 (13.44%) PowerShell
8 360 (10.97%) PHP
9 294 (8.96%) JavaScript
10 290 (8.84%) Go
11 257 (7.83%) Shell Script
12 193 (5.88%) C#
12 193 (5.88%) C++
13 114 (3.47%) Groovy
14 83 (2.53%) Scala
15 79 (2.41%) C
16 43 (1.31%) Korn
17 32 (0.98%) ES6
18 28 (0.85%) Jython
19 19 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 294 (8.96%) Degree
2 118 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 109 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 47 (1.43%) 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 (0.34%) SANS
17 9 (0.27%) GSLC
18 7 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (6.49%) QA
2 33 (1.01%) 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 (44.00%) Docker
2 347 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (4.36%) Active Directory
4 135 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
5 126 (3.84%) Xen
6 117 (3.56%) Hyper-V
7 106 (3.23%) vSphere
8 91 (2.77%) NFS
9 85 (2.59%) KVM
10 60 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
11 59 (1.80%) VirtualBox
12 55 (1.68%) LXC
13 51 (1.55%) XenServer
14 45 (1.37%) etcd
15 36 (1.10%) iptables
16 31 (0.94%) flannel
17 28 (0.85%) Varnish
18 26 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 21 (0.64%) vCloud
20 19 (0.58%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2302 (70.14%) Puppet
2 1842 (56.12%) Opscode Chef
3 623 (18.98%) Kubernetes
4 525 (16.00%) Terraform
5 347 (10.57%) Nagios
6 292 (8.90%) Salt
7 138 (4.20%) Mesos
8 117 (3.56%) logstash
9 116 (3.53%) ZABBIX
10 106 (3.23%) Graphite
11 103 (3.14%) Kibana
12 70 (2.13%) CFEngine
13 69 (2.10%) Grafana
14 68 (2.07%) Packer
15 47 (1.43%) Cobbler
16 44 (1.34%) 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 (15.97%) VMware
2 518 (15.78%) Red Hat
3 335 (10.21%) Oracle
4 287 (8.74%) Google
5 276 (8.41%) Microsoft
6 201 (6.12%) SaltStack
7 152 (4.63%) Splunk
8 128 (3.90%) Cisco
9 113 (3.44%) New Relic
10 97 (2.96%) AppDynamics
11 89 (2.71%) Atlassian
12 86 (2.62%) SAP
13 85 (2.59%) HP
14 71 (2.16%) IBM
15 62 (1.89%) Rackspace
16 53 (1.61%) Dynatrace
17 52 (1.58%) XebiaLabs
18 50 (1.52%) CA
19 48 (1.46%) SolarWinds
20 40 (1.22%) EnterpriseDB
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Explore Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday