Ansible Jobs with Work from Home Options

Ansible
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 144 107 115
Rank change year-on-year -37 +8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 700 1,379 1,865
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.31% 2.95% 3.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.20% 17.66% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 492 807 1,274
10th Percentile £43,801 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,576 £75,781 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.87% +8.26% +7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £107,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £70,576 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -5.90% +7.14% +7.69%

All Systems Management Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3,645 7,807 10,728
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 12.04% 16.72% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,020 5,366 7,054
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,999 £42,500
25th Percentile £48,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £68,515 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.13% -2.12% +7.69%
75th Percentile £83,750 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £101,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% -3.57% +12.00%

Ansible
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Ansible trend for jobs with a WFH option

Ansible
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Ansible.

Ansible salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Ansible
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Ansible over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Ansible salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Ansible
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (5.43%) OpenStack
2 18 (2.57%) Apache
3 13 (1.86%) Microsoft Exchange
4 12 (1.71%) JBoss
4 12 (1.71%) Red Hat Fuse
5 11 (1.57%) Confluence
5 11 (1.57%) nginx
6 7 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.71%) IIS
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.29%) Luigi
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.14%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.00%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 393 (56.14%) AWS
2 325 (46.43%) Azure
3 94 (13.43%) GCP
4 87 (12.43%) GitHub
5 74 (10.57%) Amazon EKS
6 71 (10.14%) Serverless
7 64 (9.14%) Amazon ECS
8 57 (8.14%) SaaS
9 53 (7.57%) Azure DevOps
9 53 (7.57%) OpenShift
10 39 (5.57%) IaaS
10 39 (5.57%) PaaS
11 36 (5.14%) Amazon S3
12 33 (4.71%) GitHub Actions
13 32 (4.57%) AWS CloudFormation
14 28 (4.00%) Route 53
15 27 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
16 25 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
16 25 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
17 23 (3.29%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (14.29%) Firewall
2 74 (10.57%) VPN
3 69 (9.86%) DNS
4 61 (8.71%) WAN
5 59 (8.43%) LAN
6 50 (7.14%) Internet
7 46 (6.57%) SAN
8 36 (5.14%) DHCP
9 22 (3.14%) TCP/IP
10 17 (2.43%) BGP
11 14 (2.00%) Network Security
12 13 (1.86%) IPv4
12 13 (1.86%) OSPF
13 11 (1.57%) SNMP
13 11 (1.57%) VLAN
13 11 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (1.43%) tcpdump
14 10 (1.43%) Wireless
15 9 (1.29%) WLAN
16 8 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (6.14%) MySQL
3 33 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 32 (4.57%) MongoDB
5 31 (4.43%) Amazon RDS
6 27 (3.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (3.43%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (1.86%) Big Data
10 11 (1.57%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.14%) Redis
12 7 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (1.00%) Power BI
13 6 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.57%) DynamoDB
14 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 191 (27.29%) Jenkins
2 168 (24.00%) Git
3 96 (13.71%) GitLab
4 71 (10.14%) JIRA
5 36 (5.14%) Artifactory
6 26 (3.71%) SonarQube
7 25 (3.57%) Maven
8 17 (2.43%) Bitbucket
8 17 (2.43%) IBM UrbanCode
9 14 (2.00%) CircleCI
9 14 (2.00%) JUnit
9 14 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.86%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.71%) Selenium
12 10 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (1.29%) git-flow
14 7 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
15 6 (0.86%) Subversion
15 6 (0.86%) Trac
General
1 179 (25.57%) Social Skills
2 114 (16.29%) Finance
3 69 (9.86%) Public Sector
4 48 (6.86%) Retail
5 47 (6.71%) Banking
6 43 (6.14%) Presentation Skills
7 33 (4.71%) Aerospace
8 32 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (3.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 23 (3.29%) Telecoms
11 21 (3.00%) Investment Banking
12 15 (2.14%) Law
13 11 (1.57%) Automotive
14 10 (1.43%) Legal
15 5 (0.71%) Advertising
15 5 (0.71%) Marketing
15 5 (0.71%) Tech for Good
16 4 (0.57%) Police
17 3 (0.43%) Front Office
17 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 195 (27.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 153 (21.86%) Senior
3 121 (17.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 76 (10.86%) Architect
5 74 (10.57%) Cloud Engineer
6 70 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
7 67 (9.57%) Senior DevOps
7 67 (9.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 60 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
9 57 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
10 52 (7.43%) Developer
11 48 (6.86%) Software Engineer
12 45 (6.43%) Lead
12 45 (6.43%) Platform Engineer
12 45 (6.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 43 (6.14%) Java Developer
14 42 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
14 42 (6.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 38 (5.43%) Azure Engineer
16 33 (4.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (11.29%) Elastic Stack
2 48 (6.86%) Spring
3 44 (6.29%) Node.js
4 43 (6.14%) REST
5 41 (5.86%) Spring Boot
6 38 (5.43%) AngularJS
6 38 (5.43%) JSON
6 38 (5.43%) Kafka
7 33 (4.71%) Web Services
8 31 (4.43%) Apache Camel
9 28 (4.00%) XML
10 19 (2.71%) .NET
10 19 (2.71%) YAML
11 18 (2.57%) RESTful
12 16 (2.29%) ARM Templates
12 16 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (2.14%) LLVM
14 14 (2.00%) LDAP
14 14 (2.00%) React
15 13 (1.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (14.14%) Public Cloud
2 55 (7.86%) Data Centre
3 47 (6.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 41 (5.86%) Distributed Systems
5 38 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
6 32 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
7 29 (4.14%) Private Cloud
8 24 (3.43%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.86%) Clustering
9 20 (2.86%) Onboarding
10 16 (2.29%) Virtual Team
11 14 (2.00%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.86%) IoT
13 9 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (1.29%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.29%) Legacy Systems
13 9 (1.29%) Product Ownership
14 8 (1.14%) Cloud Native
15 7 (1.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 404 (57.71%) Linux
2 210 (30.00%) Windows
3 63 (9.00%) Windows Server
4 60 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (6.57%) Unix
6 45 (6.43%) Ubuntu
7 35 (5.00%) VMS
8 27 (3.86%) CentOS
9 16 (2.29%) Solaris
10 9 (1.29%) CoreOS
10 9 (1.29%) Windows Server 2016
11 8 (1.14%) AIX
12 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (0.71%) Android
13 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.43%) Debian
16 2 (0.29%) OpenBSD
16 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (54.14%) DevOps
2 270 (38.57%) Agile
3 254 (36.29%) CI/CD
4 235 (33.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 135 (19.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 110 (15.71%) Scrum
7 108 (15.43%) Actionable Insight
8 105 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 105 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 105 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 100 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 91 (13.00%) Containerisation
11 90 (12.86%) Kanban
12 83 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
13 80 (11.43%) Microservices
14 70 (10.00%) ITIL
15 64 (9.14%) Continuous Deployment
16 63 (9.00%) DevSecOps
17 61 (8.71%) Platform Engineering
18 60 (8.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 269 (38.43%) Python
2 160 (22.86%) Java
3 156 (22.29%) Bash
4 145 (20.71%) PowerShell
5 71 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 60 (8.57%) Perl
7 55 (7.86%) SQL
8 45 (6.43%) Ruby
9 37 (5.29%) Kotlin
10 33 (4.71%) Groovy
11 32 (4.57%) Go
11 32 (4.57%) Scala
12 27 (3.86%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.86%) C#
14 19 (2.71%) PHP
15 18 (2.57%) C
15 18 (2.57%) Korn
16 13 (1.86%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.43%) Bicep
18 6 (0.86%) Rust
Qualifications
1 199 (28.43%) Security Cleared
2 94 (13.43%) SC Cleared
3 61 (8.71%) Degree
4 57 (8.14%) DV Cleared
5 23 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 21 (3.00%) AWS Certification
7 19 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (2.57%) Azure Certification
9 17 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.57%) CCNP
11 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.00%) CCIE
12 7 (1.00%) CCNA
12 7 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.00%) MCSE
13 6 (0.86%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 6 (0.86%) MCP
14 5 (0.71%) JNCIE
14 5 (0.71%) Master's Degree
15 4 (0.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.86%) QA
2 12 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.71%) SLA
4 4 (0.57%) COBIT
5 3 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.43%) NCSC
6 2 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.29%) NIST
6 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.14%) GDPR
7 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 278 (39.71%) Docker
2 120 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 70 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (6.43%) Hyper-V
5 26 (3.71%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (2.57%) vSphere
8 13 (1.86%) Firmware
9 11 (1.57%) NFS
10 9 (1.29%) DFS Replication
11 7 (1.00%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.86%) pfSense
13 5 (0.71%) Ceph
14 3 (0.43%) KVM
15 2 (0.29%) Postfix
16 1 (0.14%) Embedded Firmware
16 1 (0.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
16 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.14%) XenApp
16 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 452 (64.57%) Terraform
2 275 (39.29%) Kubernetes
3 142 (20.29%) Puppet
4 99 (14.14%) Progress Chef
5 50 (7.14%) Grafana
6 29 (4.14%) Prometheus
7 26 (3.71%) Nagios
8 23 (3.29%) vCenter Server
9 18 (2.57%) Red Hat Satellite
9 18 (2.57%) Salt
10 17 (2.43%) SCCM
11 16 (2.29%) HAProxy
12 14 (2.00%) Kustomize
13 13 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
13 13 (1.86%) Packer
13 13 (1.86%) Rancher
13 13 (1.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 11 (1.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 11 (1.57%) NetBackup
15 9 (1.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 110 (15.71%) VMware
2 75 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 71 (10.14%) Red Hat
4 60 (8.57%) Oracle
5 41 (5.86%) Google
6 30 (4.29%) WSO2
7 27 (3.86%) Cisco
8 21 (3.00%) TOWER Software
8 21 (3.00%) Veeam
9 20 (2.86%) IBM
10 19 (2.71%) SaltStack
11 18 (2.57%) Citrix
11 18 (2.57%) Sun
12 17 (2.43%) Fortinet
13 16 (2.29%) Juniper
14 15 (2.14%) F5
14 15 (2.14%) McAfee
14 15 (2.14%) New Relic
14 15 (2.14%) SolarWinds
15 12 (1.71%) AppDynamics