Period
to 12 April 2021

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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK > England
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 645 683 777
Rank change year-on-year +38 +94 +75
Permanent jobs citing Packer 176 275 319
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.43% 1.98% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 112 184 235
10th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £56,250 £50,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £89,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.45% +16.00% -3.85%

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 12,321 13,924 16,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.76% 13.30% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9,955 11,038 13,232
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 12 April 2021.

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 12 April 2021. 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 +18 59 £72,500 -3.33% 14
North of England +70 43 £45,000 -32.55% 12
North West +64 40 £57,500 -21.71% 4
South West +10 30 £50,000 -37.50% 5
Midlands +20 24 £70,000 +16.67% 8
West Midlands +14 24 £70,000 +16.67% 8
South East +83 15 £70,000 -6.67% 7
Yorkshire +15 3 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England +55 1 - - 5
Packer
UK

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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.

1 172 (97.73%) Terraform
2 150 (85.23%) DevOps
3 127 (72.16%) Docker
4 117 (66.48%) Kubernetes
5 112 (63.64%) AWS
6 98 (55.68%) Ansible
7 92 (52.27%) Azure
8 91 (51.70%) Jenkins
8 91 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (49.43%) Python
10 72 (40.91%) Linux
11 66 (37.50%) Consul
12 65 (36.93%) Continuous Integration
13 64 (36.36%) Security Cleared
14 62 (35.23%) Infrastructure as Code
15 58 (32.95%) SQL
16 56 (31.82%) Puppet
17 55 (31.25%) SC Cleared
18 54 (30.68%) Open Source
18 54 (30.68%) Ruby
19 53 (30.11%) Grafana
20 48 (27.27%) Java
20 48 (27.27%) Go
21 47 (26.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 46 (26.14%) PowerShell
23 45 (25.57%) High Availability
23 45 (25.57%) Configuration Management
23 45 (25.57%) Docker Swarm
24 44 (25.00%) Vagrant
25 43 (24.43%) Software Engineering

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 6 (3.41%) Apache Airflow
1 6 (3.41%) Jupyter
2 5 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.84%) nginx
3 3 (1.70%) Apache
4 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.57%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) JBoss
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 112 (63.64%) AWS
2 92 (52.27%) Azure
3 31 (17.61%) GitHub
4 28 (15.91%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (13.64%) GCP
6 21 (11.93%) PaaS
7 20 (11.36%) IaaS
8 15 (8.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (7.39%) SaaS
10 13 (7.39%) Serverless
11 11 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (5.11%) Amazon S3
13 7 (3.98%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (3.41%) Google Docs
14 6 (3.41%) Loggly
14 6 (3.41%) OpenShift
14 6 (3.41%) Trello
14 6 (3.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.52%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.39%) Network Security
3 10 (5.68%) HTTP
4 7 (3.98%) DNS
5 6 (3.41%) Firewall
6 4 (2.27%) WAN
7 3 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.70%) FTP
7 3 (1.70%) LAN
7 3 (1.70%) SSH
8 2 (1.14%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.14%) Internet
8 2 (1.14%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.23%) NoSQL
2 16 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (5.11%) Cosmos DB
4 9 (5.11%) Data Lake
5 6 (3.41%) Big Data
5 6 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.27%) MySQL
6 4 (2.27%) Redis
6 4 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 91 (51.70%) Jenkins
2 47 (26.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 44 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 39 (22.16%) Git (software)
5 35 (19.89%) GitLab
6 28 (15.91%) Hudson
7 14 (7.95%) Cucumber
7 14 (7.95%) Gradle
8 12 (6.82%) IntelliJ
9 10 (5.68%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.98%) Artifactory
10 7 (3.98%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.98%) CircleCI
10 7 (3.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.27%) JIRA
12 3 (1.70%) Maven
13 2 (1.14%) git-flow
13 2 (1.14%) JMeter
13 2 (1.14%) Selenium
13 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (15.91%) Marketing
2 24 (13.64%) Finance
3 23 (13.07%) Public Sector
4 13 (7.39%) Games
5 12 (6.82%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.98%) Electronics
6 7 (3.98%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.27%) Banking
8 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 2 (1.14%) Legal
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Automotive
9 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (42.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (27.27%) Platform Engineer
3 40 (22.73%) Developer
4 35 (19.89%) Azure Engineer
5 27 (15.34%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 22 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (7.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.82%) PHP Developer
10 11 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 9 (5.11%) Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Applications Support
11 9 (5.11%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Azure Developer
11 9 (5.11%) Data Analyst
11 9 (5.11%) Data Engineer
11 9 (5.11%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.98%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.43%) Elastic Stack
2 18 (10.23%) React Native
3 13 (7.39%) Laravel
4 12 (6.82%) COM
4 12 (6.82%) OpenJDK
5 11 (6.25%) CSS
5 11 (6.25%) CSS3
5 11 (6.25%) HTML
5 11 (6.25%) HTML5
6 10 (5.68%) Web Services
7 9 (5.11%) ADO
8 8 (4.55%) .NET
8 8 (4.55%) Kafka
8 8 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (4.55%) REST
9 6 (3.41%) Celery
9 6 (3.41%) Django
9 6 (3.41%) NumPy
9 6 (3.41%) Pandas
9 6 (3.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.66%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.95%) Cloud Native
3 12 (6.82%) e-Learning
4 10 (5.68%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.41%) Blog
5 6 (3.41%) Podcast
5 6 (3.41%) User Experience
6 5 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.84%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.84%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.70%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.57%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.91%) Linux
2 35 (19.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (15.91%) Windows
4 20 (11.36%) CentOS
5 13 (7.39%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (7.39%) Windows Server 2019
6 9 (5.11%) Unix
7 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Android
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (85.23%) DevOps
2 91 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (36.93%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (35.23%) Infrastructure as Code
5 54 (30.68%) Open Source
6 45 (25.57%) Configuration Management
6 45 (25.57%) High Availability
7 43 (24.43%) Software Engineering
8 35 (19.89%) Infrastructure Automation
9 33 (18.75%) Scrum
10 30 (17.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
11 28 (15.91%) Test Automation
12 26 (14.77%) Microservices
13 24 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
14 23 (13.07%) E-Commerce
14 23 (13.07%) Mentoring
15 22 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
16 21 (11.93%) Content Management
16 21 (11.93%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.43%) Python
2 58 (32.95%) SQL
3 54 (30.68%) Ruby
4 48 (27.27%) Go
4 48 (27.27%) Java
5 46 (26.14%) PowerShell
6 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.80%) PHP
8 14 (7.95%) Bash Shell
9 13 (7.39%) Groovy
10 12 (6.82%) C#
11 2 (1.14%) Korn
12 1 (0.57%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.57%) C++
12 1 (0.57%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.57%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 64 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 55 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.66%) AWS Certification
4 13 (7.39%) RHCE
4 13 (7.39%) RHCSA
5 9 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.57%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 127 (72.16%) Docker
2 14 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.39%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 172 (97.73%) Terraform
2 117 (66.48%) Kubernetes
3 98 (55.68%) Ansible
4 66 (37.50%) Consul
5 56 (31.82%) Puppet
6 53 (30.11%) Grafana
7 45 (25.57%) Docker Swarm
8 40 (22.73%) Prometheus
9 36 (20.45%) Graphite
10 33 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (16.48%) Nagios
12 19 (10.80%) Opsview
13 6 (3.41%) Salt
13 6 (3.41%) ZABBIX
14 4 (2.27%) Proxmox
15 2 (1.14%) vCenter Server
16 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
16 1 (0.57%) Icinga
16 1 (0.57%) Kibana
16 1 (0.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (23.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.23%) Red Hat
2 18 (10.23%) VMware
3 12 (6.82%) Aquila
3 12 (6.82%) Google
4 7 (3.98%) Cisco
4 7 (3.98%) SAP
5 5 (2.84%) F5
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle
7 3 (1.70%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.14%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.14%) Citrix
8 2 (1.14%) HP
8 2 (1.14%) NetApp
8 2 (1.14%) Veeam
9 1 (0.57%) Dell
9 1 (0.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.57%) New Relic