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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 280 561
Rank change year-on-year +87 +281  
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1547 1222 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 1.18% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.82% 14.00% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1013 388
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.10% -8.65%  

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 7431 8727 8369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 8.44% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 7054 6619
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +91 1485 £60,000 - 268
London +55 932 £65,000 +4.00% 146
South East +133 237 £47,500 -13.63% 43
Berkshire +103 133 £57,500 +1.59% 21
City of London +6 128 £65,000 +4.00% 26
South West +83 88 £50,000 +20.48% 13
North West +54 88 £47,500 -11.62% 27
Yorkshire +17 79 £52,500 +23.52% 15
Manchester +47 74 £50,000 +5.26% 15
West Yorkshire +24 58 £55,000 +29.41% 11
Reading +70 57 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Bristol +46 53 £55,000 -18.51% 6
Leeds +39 50 £56,250 - 10
Surrey +41 32 £40,000 -27.27% 12
Maidenhead +32 23 £60,000 +41.17% 4
Oxfordshire +19 23 £30,000 -46.66% 3
Scotland +16 23 £62,500 +38.88% 6
East of England +4 23 £45,000 -5.26% 11
West Midlands +27 21 £34,000 -38.18% 7
Brighton +19 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North Yorkshire +16 19 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Sussex +6 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Somerset -3 18 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Edinburgh +11 15 £72,500 +150.00% 5
Bath -1 15 £40,000 -3.61% 1
York +19 13 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +9 13 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Canary Wharf - 13 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire +14 12 £47,500 - 4
Cambridge -12 12 £47,500 +5.55% 4

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 2072 (70.05%) Puppet
2 2054 (69.44%) DevOps
3 2025 (68.46%) Linux
4 1745 (58.99%) Opscode Chef
5 1629 (55.07%) Python
6 1463 (49.46%) Amazon AWS
7 1220 (41.24%) Docker
8 1202 (40.64%) Jenkins
9 1079 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
10 945 (31.95%) Continuous Integration
11 933 (31.54%) Bash Shell
12 890 (30.09%) Configuration Management
13 856 (28.94%) Java
14 754 (25.49%) Git (software)
15 737 (24.92%) Ruby
16 614 (20.76%) Microsoft Azure
17 571 (19.30%) Perl
18 565 (19.10%) Windows
19 515 (17.41%) Unix
20 506 (17.11%) Red Hat
21 490 (16.57%) Finance
21 490 (16.57%) VMware
22 481 (16.26%) MySQL
23 456 (15.42%) Kubernetes
24 434 (14.67%) Scrum
25 433 (14.64%) PowerShell
26 413 (13.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 399 (13.49%) SQL
28 398 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
29 396 (13.39%) Terraform

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
1 352 (11.90%) OpenStack
2 299 (10.11%) Apache
3 252 (8.52%) Elasticsearch
4 222 (7.51%) Tomcat
5 194 (6.56%) Apache Spark
6 166 (5.61%) WebSphere
7 147 (4.97%) IIS
8 146 (4.94%) WebLogic
9 140 (4.73%) nginx
10 133 (4.50%) JBoss
11 109 (3.68%) Confluence
12 80 (2.70%) Apache Solr
13 78 (2.64%) Jetty
14 55 (1.86%) CloudStack
15 46 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
16 35 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
17 28 (0.95%) Apache Pig
18 21 (0.71%) MS Exchange
18 21 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 17 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.068%) EngageOne
2 2 (0.068%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.034%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.20%) Magento
2 6 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.10%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.034%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.034%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.034%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1463 (49.46%) Amazon AWS
2 614 (20.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 194 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 151 (5.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 141 (4.77%) SaaS
6 132 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
7 102 (3.45%) IaaS
8 89 (3.01%) PaaS
9 86 (2.91%) GitHub
10 72 (2.43%) Amazon S3
11 67 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
12 60 (2.03%) CloudBees
13 48 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 46 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 43 (1.45%) OpenShift
16 40 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
17 28 (0.95%) Office 365
18 25 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
19 23 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
20 22 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 209 (7.07%) Firewall
2 207 (7.00%) DNS
3 150 (5.07%) TCP/IP
4 110 (3.72%) Internet
5 103 (3.48%) LDAP
6 100 (3.38%) SAN
7 75 (2.54%) HTTP
8 70 (2.37%) LAN
9 65 (2.20%) WAN
10 59 (1.99%) SSL
11 47 (1.59%) DHCP
12 42 (1.42%) VPN
13 41 (1.39%) SMTP
14 40 (1.35%) SNMP
14 40 (1.35%) VLAN
15 37 (1.25%) NAS
16 34 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
16 34 (1.15%) Network Security
17 31 (1.05%) SSH
18 29 (0.98%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (16.26%) MySQL
2 302 (10.21%) NoSQL
3 300 (10.14%) MongoDB
4 251 (8.49%) Hadoop
5 228 (7.71%) Big Data
6 222 (7.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 200 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
8 188 (6.36%) SQL Server
9 163 (5.51%) Redis
10 73 (2.47%) HBase
10 73 (2.47%) Riak
11 72 (2.43%) Couchbase
12 66 (2.23%) Relational Database
13 65 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
14 46 (1.56%) Apache Hive
15 34 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (0.98%) Blockchain
16 29 (0.98%) Neo4j
17 28 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1202 (40.64%) Jenkins
2 754 (25.49%) Git (software)
3 359 (12.14%) TeamCity
4 348 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 300 (10.14%) JIRA
6 293 (9.91%) Vagrant
7 260 (8.79%) Subversion
8 230 (7.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 228 (7.71%) Maven
10 214 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 184 (6.22%) Hudson
12 133 (4.50%) GoCD
13 115 (3.89%) Selenium
14 114 (3.85%) MSBuild
15 90 (3.04%) Ant
16 85 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
17 79 (2.67%) Travis CI
18 74 (2.50%) GitLab
19 70 (2.37%) HP UFT
20 69 (2.33%) Gradle
General
1 490 (16.57%) Finance
2 260 (8.79%) Banking
3 173 (5.85%) Retail
4 164 (5.54%) Telecoms
5 125 (4.23%) Marketing
6 107 (3.62%) Games
7 40 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.28%) Advertising
9 31 (1.05%) Electronics
10 25 (0.85%) Law
11 21 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 20 (0.68%) Back Office
13 18 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.61%) Front Office
14 9 (0.30%) Online Betting
15 7 (0.24%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.20%) Publishing
17 5 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.17%) Legal
17 5 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1204 (40.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 455 (15.38%) Developer
3 430 (14.54%) Linux Engineer
4 306 (10.34%) Administrator
5 298 (10.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 277 (9.36%) AWS Engineer
7 250 (8.45%) AWS DevOps
8 244 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
9 233 (7.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 208 (7.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 177 (5.98%) Java Developer
11 177 (5.98%) Linux Administrator
12 170 (5.75%) Senior DevOps
13 164 (5.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 154 (5.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 153 (5.17%) Architect
16 145 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
17 124 (4.19%) Senior Developer
18 123 (4.16%) Consultant
19 113 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (12.47%) Web Services
2 250 (8.45%) .NET
3 225 (7.61%) Node.js
4 223 (7.54%) Elastic Stack
5 157 (5.31%) LAMP
6 156 (5.27%) AngularJS
7 134 (4.53%) React
8 130 (4.39%) HTML
9 127 (4.29%) Spring
10 124 (4.19%) CSS
11 108 (3.65%) REST
12 93 (3.14%) RESTful
13 89 (3.01%) Kafka
14 82 (2.77%) RabbitMQ
15 70 (2.37%) HTML5
16 64 (2.16%) Lucene
17 59 (1.99%) LEMP Stack
18 52 (1.76%) Symfony
19 51 (1.72%) Java EE
20 48 (1.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 179 (6.05%) Data Centre
2 165 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 151 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
4 87 (2.94%) Fintech
5 85 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
6 77 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 72 (2.43%) User Experience
8 63 (2.13%) Clustering
9 53 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 52 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
11 47 (1.59%) Replication
12 46 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
13 45 (1.52%) Hedge funds
13 45 (1.52%) Mobile App
14 36 (1.22%) PKI
15 28 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 27 (0.91%) Online Banking
17 25 (0.85%) Algorithms
18 20 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
19 15 (0.51%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2025 (68.46%) Linux
2 565 (19.10%) Windows
3 515 (17.41%) Unix
4 413 (13.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 324 (10.95%) CentOS
6 295 (9.97%) Ubuntu
7 164 (5.54%) Windows Server
8 144 (4.87%) Debian
9 94 (3.18%) CoreOS
10 76 (2.57%) Solaris
11 60 (2.03%) Android
12 55 (1.86%) Apple iOS
13 53 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 48 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (1.32%) AIX
16 24 (0.81%) Fedora
17 22 (0.74%) SUSE
18 15 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
19 14 (0.47%) VxWorks
20 12 (0.41%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2054 (69.44%) DevOps
2 1079 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
3 945 (31.95%) Continuous Integration
4 890 (30.09%) Configuration Management
5 434 (14.67%) Scrum
6 398 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 385 (13.02%) Open Source
8 314 (10.62%) TDD
9 297 (10.04%) Software Engineering
10 255 (8.62%) E-Commerce
11 244 (8.25%) Microservices
12 216 (7.30%) Mentoring
13 177 (5.98%) High Availability
14 153 (5.17%) SDLC
15 149 (5.04%) Continuous Deployment
16 145 (4.90%) BDD
17 144 (4.87%) Kanban
18 131 (4.43%) Coaching
19 121 (4.09%) DSDM
20 118 (3.99%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1629 (55.07%) Python
2 933 (31.54%) Bash Shell
3 856 (28.94%) Java
4 737 (24.92%) Ruby
5 571 (19.30%) Perl
6 433 (14.64%) PowerShell
7 399 (13.49%) SQL
8 348 (11.76%) PHP
9 243 (8.22%) Go
10 236 (7.98%) JavaScript
11 215 (7.27%) Shell Script
12 171 (5.78%) C#
13 136 (4.60%) C++
14 90 (3.04%) Scala
15 87 (2.94%) Groovy
16 72 (2.43%) C
17 44 (1.49%) Korn
18 20 (0.68%) ES6
19 18 (0.61%) Bourne shell
20 14 (0.47%) Jython
Qualifications
1 245 (8.28%) Degree
2 83 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.15%) AWS Certification
4 32 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 28 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (0.85%) CCNA
7 19 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.57%) CCNP
9 16 (0.54%) CISSP
10 15 (0.51%) RHCE
11 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (0.44%) RHCSA
13 12 (0.41%) CISM
13 12 (0.41%) DBS Check
13 12 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.37%) MySQL Certification
15 10 (0.34%) CISA
16 9 (0.30%) GSLC
17 5 (0.17%) VCDX
18 4 (0.14%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (5.07%) QA
2 47 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 27 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.74%) SLA
5 15 (0.51%) GCP
6 9 (0.30%) COBIT
6 9 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.10%) DICOM
7 3 (0.10%) HL7
8 2 (0.068%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.034%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.034%) GDPR
System Software
1 1220 (41.24%) Docker
2 348 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 137 (4.63%) Xen
4 130 (4.39%) Active Directory
5 113 (3.82%) vSphere
6 83 (2.81%) Hyper-V
7 79 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
8 77 (2.60%) KVM
9 73 (2.47%) NFS
10 52 (1.76%) XenServer
11 42 (1.42%) VirtualBox
12 35 (1.18%) LXC
13 34 (1.15%) etcd
14 31 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
15 28 (0.95%) vCloud
16 26 (0.88%) flannel
17 25 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 24 (0.81%) QEMU
19 18 (0.61%) iptables
20 16 (0.54%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2072 (70.05%) Puppet
2 1745 (58.99%) Opscode Chef
3 456 (15.42%) Kubernetes
4 396 (13.39%) Terraform
5 355 (12.00%) Salt
6 340 (11.49%) Nagios
7 132 (4.46%) Mesos
8 127 (4.29%) logstash
9 120 (4.06%) Kibana
10 118 (3.99%) Graphite
11 110 (3.72%) ZABBIX
12 76 (2.57%) CFEngine
13 57 (1.93%) Packer
14 46 (1.56%) Grafana
15 44 (1.49%) Cobbler
16 40 (1.35%) Tivoli
17 39 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
18 38 (1.28%) HAProxy
19 31 (1.05%) rkt
20 30 (1.01%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 506 (17.11%) Red Hat
2 490 (16.57%) VMware
3 298 (10.07%) Oracle
4 252 (8.52%) Google
5 231 (7.81%) Microsoft
6 192 (6.49%) SaltStack
7 152 (5.14%) Splunk
8 141 (4.77%) New Relic
9 123 (4.16%) Cisco
10 101 (3.41%) AppDynamics
11 86 (2.91%) Atlassian
12 78 (2.64%) HP
13 57 (1.93%) IBM
14 55 (1.86%) Dynatrace
15 47 (1.59%) EnterpriseDB
15 47 (1.59%) Rackspace
16 46 (1.56%) SolarWinds
17 39 (1.32%) SAP
18 38 (1.28%) CA
19 35 (1.18%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible environment + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £85,000 per annum 10 Bonus % and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £75,000, Flexible working hours (10a
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aquent
Salary: £400 - £500 per day + 12 Months+
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday