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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ansible
UK
Rank 197 310 632
Rank change year-on-year +113 +322  
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 1432 1055 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.69% 1.02% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.45% 12.70% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 879 285
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 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  

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 7003 8307 7868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.24% 8.07% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5686 6690 6249
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 March 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 March 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 +122 1394 £60,000 - 238
London +92 910 £65,000 +5.69% 155
South East +131 199 £47,500 -11.21% 28
Berkshire +126 121 £60,000 +9.09% 7
City of London +28 108 £65,000 - 29
North West +50 79 £52,000 +4.00% 15
Yorkshire +15 75 £55,000 +29.41% 15
Manchester +40 71 £52,500 +7.69% 13
South West +69 70 £47,000 +10.58% 10
West Yorkshire +9 54 £57,500 +35.29% 12
Leeds +18 45 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Bristol +40 43 £55,000 -21.42% 5
Reading +67 41 £45,000 - 4
Surrey +33 30 £36,000 -34.54% 7
West Midlands +41 26 £45,000 -18.18% 5
East Sussex +8 20 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Maidenhead +25 19 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Brighton +22 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North Yorkshire +21 19 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland +24 18 £66,250 +47.22% 6
Somerset +1 18 £40,000 -3.61% 2
York +20 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -12 15 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Edinburgh +10 14 £72,500 +7.40% 2
East of England +6 14 £37,500 -14.77% 5
Oxfordshire -2 13 £52,500 -8.69% 9
Bath +6 12 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Ascot - 9 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 9 £65,000 -
Coventry - 9 £57,500 - 1

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2102 (71.67%) Puppet
2 2015 (68.70%) DevOps
3 1967 (67.06%) Linux
4 1826 (62.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1630 (55.57%) Python
6 1499 (51.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1159 (39.52%) Jenkins
8 1147 (39.11%) Docker
9 1068 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
10 996 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
11 924 (31.50%) Configuration Management
12 903 (30.79%) Bash Shell
13 874 (29.80%) Java
14 788 (26.87%) Ruby
15 721 (24.58%) Git (software)
16 588 (20.05%) Microsoft Azure
17 581 (19.81%) Perl
18 573 (19.54%) Windows
19 486 (16.57%) Finance
20 483 (16.47%) Red Hat
21 474 (16.16%) Scrum
22 465 (15.85%) Unix
23 449 (15.31%) MySQL
23 449 (15.31%) VMware
24 410 (13.98%) PowerShell
25 407 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 398 (13.57%) Salt
27 393 (13.40%) SQL
28 389 (13.26%) Kubernetes
29 383 (13.06%) Continuous Delivery

Ansible
Top Related 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
1 366 (12.48%) OpenStack
2 300 (10.23%) Apache
3 279 (9.51%) Elasticsearch
4 224 (7.64%) Tomcat
5 205 (6.99%) Apache Spark
6 189 (6.44%) WebSphere
7 168 (5.73%) IIS
8 159 (5.42%) WebLogic
9 157 (5.35%) JBoss
10 145 (4.94%) nginx
11 106 (3.61%) Confluence
12 96 (3.27%) Apache Solr
13 81 (2.76%) Jetty
14 69 (2.35%) CloudStack
15 51 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
16 39 (1.33%) Apache Pig
17 29 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
18 22 (0.75%) MS Exchange
19 17 (0.58%) Drupal
20 16 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.14%) MS Office
5 3 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.068%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.034%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.41%) Magento
3 8 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.10%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.034%) CiviCRM
7 1 (0.034%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.034%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.034%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1499 (51.11%) Amazon AWS
2 588 (20.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 179 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 149 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
5 146 (4.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 142 (4.84%) SaaS
7 87 (2.97%) Amazon S3
8 75 (2.56%) IaaS
9 72 (2.45%) PaaS
10 68 (2.32%) GitHub
11 64 (2.18%) CloudBees
12 59 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
13 52 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 50 (1.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 42 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
16 33 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
17 31 (1.06%) Office 365
18 30 (1.02%) OpenShift
19 29 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
20 27 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 211 (7.19%) Firewall
2 189 (6.44%) DNS
3 173 (5.90%) TCP/IP
4 110 (3.75%) LDAP
5 96 (3.27%) SAN
6 92 (3.14%) Internet
7 83 (2.83%) HTTP
8 61 (2.08%) LAN
9 58 (1.98%) SSL
10 57 (1.94%) WAN
11 48 (1.64%) DHCP
11 48 (1.64%) VPN
12 41 (1.40%) NAS
12 41 (1.40%) VLAN
13 36 (1.23%) SMTP
13 36 (1.23%) SNMP
14 35 (1.19%) 3G
14 35 (1.19%) 4G
14 35 (1.19%) GSM
14 35 (1.19%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (15.31%) MySQL
2 291 (9.92%) MongoDB
3 279 (9.51%) NoSQL
4 273 (9.31%) Hadoop
5 232 (7.91%) Big Data
6 206 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 202 (6.89%) PostgreSQL
8 193 (6.58%) SQL Server
9 171 (5.83%) Redis
10 87 (2.97%) HBase
11 83 (2.83%) Riak
12 82 (2.80%) Couchbase
13 75 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
14 61 (2.08%) Relational Database
15 53 (1.81%) Apache Hive
16 29 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 28 (0.95%) Apache Accumulo
18 27 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
19 23 (0.78%) Neo4j
19 23 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1159 (39.52%) Jenkins
2 721 (24.58%) Git (software)
3 372 (12.68%) TeamCity
4 365 (12.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 321 (10.94%) Vagrant
6 296 (10.09%) JIRA
7 250 (8.52%) Subversion
8 249 (8.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 235 (8.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 211 (7.19%) Maven
11 197 (6.72%) Hudson
12 133 (4.53%) MSBuild
13 125 (4.26%) GoCD
14 113 (3.85%) Selenium
15 90 (3.07%) Ant
16 82 (2.80%) Travis CI
17 78 (2.66%) HP UFT
17 78 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
18 71 (2.42%) ClearCase
19 68 (2.32%) Gradle
General
1 486 (16.57%) Finance
2 283 (9.65%) Banking
3 188 (6.41%) Retail
4 138 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 103 (3.51%) Marketing
6 99 (3.38%) Games
7 35 (1.19%) Advertising
8 29 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 25 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 23 (0.78%) Law
11 19 (0.65%) Back Office
11 19 (0.65%) Electronics
12 15 (0.51%) Front Office
13 11 (0.38%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.27%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.27%) Publishing
15 7 (0.24%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.17%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1190 (40.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 450 (15.34%) Developer
3 409 (13.94%) Linux Engineer
4 296 (10.09%) AWS Engineer
5 283 (9.65%) Administrator
6 274 (9.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 266 (9.07%) AWS DevOps
8 241 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
9 216 (7.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 185 (6.31%) Senior DevOps
11 166 (5.66%) Java Developer
11 166 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 163 (5.56%) Architect
13 159 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
14 146 (4.98%) Linux Administrator
15 135 (4.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 126 (4.30%) Senior Developer
17 123 (4.19%) Consultant
18 122 (4.16%) Cloud Engineer
19 111 (3.78%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (12.72%) Web Services
2 270 (9.21%) .NET
3 235 (8.01%) Elastic Stack
4 231 (7.88%) Node.js
5 169 (5.76%) AngularJS
6 167 (5.69%) LAMP
7 136 (4.64%) React
8 129 (4.40%) HTML
9 126 (4.30%) CSS
10 115 (3.92%) REST
11 114 (3.89%) Spring
12 108 (3.68%) RESTful
13 74 (2.52%) Lucene
14 73 (2.49%) Kafka
15 72 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
16 63 (2.15%) HTML5
16 63 (2.15%) Symfony
17 57 (1.94%) LEMP Stack
18 49 (1.67%) ASP.NET
18 49 (1.67%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 177 (6.03%) Data Centre
2 142 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 80 (2.73%) Fintech
4 69 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 66 (2.25%) User Experience
6 61 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 60 (2.05%) Clustering
8 56 (1.91%) Hedge funds
9 45 (1.53%) Mobile App
10 42 (1.43%) PKI
10 42 (1.43%) Replication
11 38 (1.30%) Online Banking
12 37 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 37 (1.26%) Private Cloud
13 29 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
14 27 (0.92%) Algorithms
14 27 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 26 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (0.51%) Derivative
16 15 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1967 (67.06%) Linux
2 573 (19.54%) Windows
3 465 (15.85%) Unix
4 407 (13.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 332 (11.32%) CentOS
6 289 (9.85%) Ubuntu
7 179 (6.10%) Windows Server
8 123 (4.19%) Debian
9 90 (3.07%) CoreOS
10 82 (2.80%) Android
11 76 (2.59%) Apple iOS
12 61 (2.08%) Solaris
13 59 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
14 51 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (1.02%) Fedora
16 28 (0.95%) AIX
17 18 (0.61%) SUSE
18 13 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
18 13 (0.44%) FreeBSD
19 12 (0.41%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2015 (68.70%) DevOps
2 1068 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 996 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
4 924 (31.50%) Configuration Management
5 474 (16.16%) Scrum
6 383 (13.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 379 (12.92%) Open Source
8 291 (9.92%) TDD
9 284 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 233 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 232 (7.91%) Microservices
12 224 (7.64%) Mentoring
13 178 (6.07%) Continuous Deployment
14 173 (5.90%) High Availability
15 143 (4.88%) SDLC
16 139 (4.74%) DSDM
17 137 (4.67%) Kanban
18 135 (4.60%) Coaching
19 134 (4.57%) OO
20 129 (4.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1630 (55.57%) Python
2 903 (30.79%) Bash Shell
3 874 (29.80%) Java
4 788 (26.87%) Ruby
5 581 (19.81%) Perl
6 410 (13.98%) PowerShell
7 393 (13.40%) SQL
8 367 (12.51%) PHP
9 266 (9.07%) Go
10 230 (7.84%) JavaScript
11 199 (6.78%) Shell Script
12 191 (6.51%) C#
13 127 (4.33%) C++
14 97 (3.31%) Scala
15 94 (3.20%) Groovy
16 93 (3.17%) C
17 49 (1.67%) Korn
18 20 (0.68%) Bourne shell
19 15 (0.51%) Clojure
20 12 (0.41%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 216 (7.36%) Degree
2 69 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 42 (1.43%) AWS Certification
4 31 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (0.99%) CCNA
6 28 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 18 (0.61%) CISSP
8 17 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (0.55%) CCNP
9 16 (0.55%) RHCE
10 13 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (0.38%) DBS Check
11 11 (0.38%) RHCSA
12 10 (0.34%) CISM
13 8 (0.27%) CISA
13 8 (0.27%) VCDX
14 7 (0.24%) GSLC
14 7 (0.24%) MCSE
15 6 (0.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.09%) QA
2 49 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 27 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.85%) SLA
5 13 (0.44%) GCP
6 7 (0.24%) COBIT
6 7 (0.24%) 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%) GDPR
9 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1147 (39.11%) Docker
2 316 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 138 (4.71%) Active Directory
4 129 (4.40%) Xen
5 124 (4.23%) vSphere
6 75 (2.56%) KVM
7 69 (2.35%) NFS
8 61 (2.08%) Hyper-V
9 58 (1.98%) XenServer
10 49 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
11 35 (1.19%) LXC
11 35 (1.19%) vCloud
12 28 (0.95%) VirtualBox
12 28 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (0.89%) QEMU
14 23 (0.78%) etcd
15 21 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 21 (0.72%) Varnish
16 18 (0.61%) Ceph
17 17 (0.58%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2102 (71.67%) Puppet
2 1826 (62.26%) Opscode Chef
3 398 (13.57%) Salt
4 389 (13.26%) Kubernetes
5 362 (12.34%) Terraform
6 334 (11.39%) Nagios
7 140 (4.77%) logstash
8 136 (4.64%) Kibana
9 131 (4.47%) Mesos
10 130 (4.43%) Graphite
11 99 (3.38%) ZABBIX
12 69 (2.35%) CFEngine
13 52 (1.77%) Packer
14 47 (1.60%) Grafana
15 41 (1.40%) Cobbler
15 41 (1.40%) HAProxy
16 40 (1.36%) rkt
17 38 (1.30%) Tivoli
18 34 (1.16%) Rundeck
19 32 (1.09%) Riemann
Vendors
1 483 (16.47%) Red Hat
2 449 (15.31%) VMware
3 290 (9.89%) Oracle
4 243 (8.29%) Google
5 211 (7.19%) Microsoft
6 177 (6.03%) SaltStack
7 148 (5.05%) Splunk
8 137 (4.67%) New Relic
9 111 (3.78%) Cisco
10 103 (3.51%) AppDynamics
11 92 (3.14%) Atlassian
12 70 (2.39%) HP
13 55 (1.88%) Dynatrace
14 54 (1.84%) EnterpriseDB
15 49 (1.67%) IBM
15 49 (1.67%) Rackspace
16 41 (1.40%) SolarWinds
17 37 (1.26%) CA
18 35 (1.19%) NetApp
19 33 (1.13%) F5
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 28 Days Hol, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & equity
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £550 - £650 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 40% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday