Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Packer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Packer over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 666 768 879
Rank change year-on-year +102 +111 +100
Permanent jobs citing Packer 210 308 298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.78% 1.83% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 145 264 254
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.56% +12.28%
10th Percentile £51,000 £45,000 £41,400
90th Percentile £89,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +9.65%

Packer is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11,792 16,864 16,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.88% 12.55% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9,243 13,075 12,963
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.96% +4.55% +4.76%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Packer as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in England

Packer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Packer in England.

Salary trend for Packer in England

Packer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Packer in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Packer in England

Packer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +90 131 £80,000 +6.67% 1
Midlands +94 23 £60,690 +3.30% 2
West Midlands +78 23 £60,690 +5.55% 1
South West +71 22 £80,000 +39.13% 1
South East +90 13 £75,000 +22.45%
North of England +95 11 £55,000 -8.33% 10
North West +79 8 £57,430 -4.28% 10
Yorkshire +79 2 £42,500 -15.00%
North East +15 1 £55,000 +2.80%
Packer
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT jobs citing Packer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Packer.

1 185 (88.10%) DevOps
2 175 (83.33%) Terraform
3 170 (80.95%) Docker
4 159 (75.71%) AWS
5 157 (74.76%) Kubernetes
6 152 (72.38%) Ansible
7 150 (71.43%) Python
8 133 (63.33%) Linux
9 123 (58.57%) Jenkins
10 111 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (50.48%) Azure
12 97 (46.19%) Ruby
13 94 (44.76%) Puppet
14 77 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
15 69 (32.86%) Git (software)
16 62 (29.52%) Java
17 61 (29.05%) GCP
18 59 (28.10%) Elastic Stack
19 55 (26.19%) Public Cloud
19 55 (26.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 55 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
20 53 (25.24%) Windows
21 52 (24.76%) SQL
22 51 (24.29%) Consul
23 49 (23.33%) Bash Shell
24 45 (21.43%) Infrastructure Automation
25 43 (20.48%) CentOS
25 43 (20.48%) Finance
26 42 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 41 (19.52%) GitHub

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 34 (16.19%) OpenStack
2 21 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 20 (9.52%) Confluence
3 20 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 19 (9.05%) Apache
5 16 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.33%) CloudStack
7 5 (2.38%) JBoss
7 5 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.43%) nginx
9 2 (0.95%) Apache TomEE
9 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.48%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 159 (75.71%) AWS
2 106 (50.48%) Azure
3 61 (29.05%) GCP
4 41 (19.52%) GitHub
5 37 (17.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (12.38%) Serverless
7 23 (10.95%) AWS Lambda
7 23 (10.95%) OpenShift
8 21 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
9 20 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (7.14%) Route 53
11 14 (6.67%) Amazon S3
12 13 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 13 (6.19%) IaaS
13 12 (5.71%) PaaS
13 12 (5.71%) SaaS
14 11 (5.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (3.81%) Heroku
16 7 (3.33%) DigitalOcean
16 7 (3.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.71%) Internet
2 10 (4.76%) DMZ
2 10 (4.76%) DNS
3 8 (3.81%) DHCP
3 8 (3.81%) Firewall
3 8 (3.81%) VPN
4 6 (2.86%) SAN
5 3 (1.43%) HTTP
6 2 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.48%) Network Security
7 1 (0.48%) SSH
7 1 (0.48%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.19%) NoSQL
2 21 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.29%) MySQL
5 8 (3.81%) Redis
5 8 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.33%) MariaDB
6 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.48%) Looker
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 123 (58.57%) Jenkins
2 69 (32.86%) Git (software)
3 55 (26.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 39 (18.57%) GitLab
5 30 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 24 (11.43%) JIRA
7 18 (8.57%) Hudson
8 17 (8.10%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (7.62%) SonarQube
10 15 (7.14%) git-flow
10 15 (7.14%) RSpec
11 14 (6.67%) Selenium
12 12 (5.71%) Bitbucket
13 8 (3.81%) Artifactory
13 8 (3.81%) Liquibase
14 7 (3.33%) GoCD
14 7 (3.33%) JMeter
15 6 (2.86%) Cucumber
15 6 (2.86%) Maven
16 4 (1.90%) REST Assured
General
1 43 (20.48%) Finance
2 10 (4.76%) Public Sector
3 9 (4.29%) Automotive
3 9 (4.29%) Marketing
3 9 (4.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.43%) Electronics
5 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (14.76%) Platform Engineer
3 29 (13.81%) AWS Engineer
4 22 (10.48%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
6 19 (9.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.57%) Architect
8 14 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 13 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) Developer
10 10 (4.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
10 10 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Lead DevOps
11 9 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) Platform Architect
12 8 (3.81%) Principal Architect
12 8 (3.81%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 6 (2.86%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 5 (2.38%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (28.10%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (11.90%) Web Services
3 15 (7.14%) .NET
3 15 (7.14%) HTML
4 13 (6.19%) JSON
5 9 (4.29%) .NET Core
5 9 (4.29%) Node.js
6 8 (3.81%) REST
6 8 (3.81%) YAML
7 6 (2.86%) CSS
7 6 (2.86%) Memcached
7 6 (2.86%) XML
8 5 (2.38%) SOAP
8 5 (2.38%) Spring
8 5 (2.38%) Velocity
9 3 (1.43%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.43%) GraphQL
9 3 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.43%) React
9 3 (1.43%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.19%) Public Cloud
2 23 (10.95%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.33%) PKI
6 6 (2.86%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.43%) User Experience
9 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.95%) Clustering
9 2 (0.95%) NHS
10 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 133 (63.33%) Linux
2 53 (25.24%) Windows
3 43 (20.48%) CentOS
4 42 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (6.19%) Ubuntu
6 11 (5.24%) Debian
7 10 (4.76%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.95%) SUSE
10 2 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (88.10%) DevOps
2 111 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (21.43%) Infrastructure Automation
5 38 (18.10%) Open Source
6 36 (17.14%) Release Management
7 35 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 33 (15.71%) Load Balancing
8 33 (15.71%) Software Engineering
8 33 (15.71%) Test Automation
9 29 (13.81%) Fintech
9 29 (13.81%) Microservices
9 29 (13.81%) Migration
10 26 (12.38%) IT Strategy
11 24 (11.43%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 23 (10.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (10.00%) Scrum
14 19 (9.05%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 18 (8.57%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 150 (71.43%) Python
2 97 (46.19%) Ruby
3 62 (29.52%) Java
4 52 (24.76%) SQL
5 49 (23.33%) Bash Shell
6 37 (17.62%) Go
6 37 (17.62%) PowerShell
7 27 (12.86%) JavaScript
8 17 (8.10%) Perl
9 13 (6.19%) C++
10 7 (3.33%) Groovy
10 7 (3.33%) Korn
11 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.95%) C#
13 1 (0.48%) PHP
13 1 (0.48%) Scala
13 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 27 (12.86%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.00%) Degree
4 13 (6.19%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.90%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.43%) RHCE
6 3 (1.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 170 (80.95%) Docker
2 27 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.10%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.81%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.33%) KVM
6 4 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.95%) OpenSSH
7 2 (0.95%) Samba
7 2 (0.95%) vSphere
8 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 175 (83.33%) Terraform
2 157 (74.76%) Kubernetes
3 152 (72.38%) Ansible
4 94 (44.76%) Puppet
5 55 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (24.29%) Consul
7 41 (19.52%) Docker Swarm
8 39 (18.57%) Grafana
8 39 (18.57%) Nagios
9 36 (17.14%) Prometheus
10 28 (13.33%) Graphite
11 22 (10.48%) Salt
12 16 (7.62%) ZABBIX
13 15 (7.14%) Icinga
14 11 (5.24%) Cloudify
14 11 (5.24%) logstash
15 10 (4.76%) Mesos
16 7 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
16 7 (3.33%) Opsview
17 4 (1.90%) Kibana
Vendors
1 35 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.81%) VMware
3 25 (11.90%) Google
4 21 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 17 (8.10%) SaltStack
6 11 (5.24%) Oracle
7 7 (3.33%) Perforce
7 7 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 6 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.90%) Cisco
9 4 (1.90%) IBM
9 4 (1.90%) Sybase
10 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.95%) McAfee
10 2 (0.95%) New Relic
11 1 (0.48%) Juniper
11 1 (0.48%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com