Period
to 12 December 2019

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 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 717 767 896
Rank change year-on-year +50 +129 +199
Permanent jobs citing Packer 319 358 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.02% 2.14% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 218 232 268
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.10% +3.20%
10th Percentile £49,625 £40,804 £42,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £86,125 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £61,000 £62,750
% change year-on-year +14.75% -2.79% +0.40%

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 15,820 16,726 15,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.86% 11.28% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12,222 13,241 12,536
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +4.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Packer in England

Packer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Packer in England.

Salary trend for Packer in England

Packer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Packer in England over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

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 December 2019. 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 +137 220 £75,000 +3.45% 42
Midlands +41 37 £56,000 +12.00% 7
West Midlands +27 32 £56,000 +17.89% 7
North of England -10 20 £62,500 +19.05% 10
South West +14 12 £82,500 +43.48% 1
North West -18 10 £64,608 +29.22% 8
Yorkshire +17 8 £62,500 +15.97% 1
South East +20 7 £57,500 -8.73% 3
East Midlands +19 5 £45,000 -35.71%
East of England +48 4 £55,000 +9.26% 1
North East +8 2 £58,358 +8.57% 1
Packer
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 284 (89.03%) DevOps
2 280 (87.77%) Terraform
3 266 (83.39%) AWS
4 244 (76.49%) Docker
5 243 (76.18%) Ansible
6 241 (75.55%) Python
7 235 (73.67%) Jenkins
8 210 (65.83%) Kubernetes
9 193 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
10 176 (55.17%) Linux
11 171 (53.61%) Puppet
12 141 (44.20%) Azure
13 119 (37.30%) Continuous Integration
14 112 (35.11%) Git (software)
15 106 (33.23%) Ruby
16 104 (32.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 101 (31.66%) GCP
18 91 (28.53%) Configuration Management
19 90 (28.21%) Bash Shell
19 90 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
20 88 (27.59%) Infrastructure as Code
21 87 (27.27%) Grafana
21 87 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
22 85 (26.65%) Consul
23 82 (25.71%) Java
24 80 (25.08%) Docker Swarm
25 79 (24.76%) Windows
25 79 (24.76%) Load Balancing
26 78 (24.45%) Nagios
27 75 (23.51%) Elastic Stack

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 51 (15.99%) Confluence
2 34 (10.66%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (7.52%) nginx
4 21 (6.58%) OpenStack
5 13 (4.08%) JBoss
6 12 (3.76%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (3.13%) Apache
8 10 (3.13%) Apache TomEE
9 9 (2.82%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.94%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.94%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.31%) IIS
12 1 (0.31%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 266 (83.39%) AWS
2 141 (44.20%) Azure
3 101 (31.66%) GCP
4 87 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 55 (17.24%) Serverless
6 52 (16.30%) Amazon EC2
6 52 (16.30%) AWS Lambda
7 46 (14.42%) GitHub
8 34 (10.66%) Amazon S3
9 28 (8.78%) Slack
10 27 (8.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 26 (8.15%) IaaS
11 26 (8.15%) OpenShift
11 26 (8.15%) PaaS
11 26 (8.15%) SaaS
12 23 (7.21%) Amazon ECS
13 19 (5.96%) Amazon EKS
13 19 (5.96%) CloudFront
14 18 (5.64%) Datadog
14 18 (5.64%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.79%) VPN
2 43 (13.48%) Firewall
3 15 (4.70%) DNS
4 11 (3.45%) DHCP
4 11 (3.45%) Internet
5 9 (2.82%) SSL
6 7 (2.19%) SAN
7 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.63%) DMZ
8 2 (0.63%) FIX Connectivity
8 2 (0.63%) FTP
8 2 (0.63%) SMTP
9 1 (0.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.73%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 34 (10.66%) SQL Server
4 25 (7.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 25 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (5.64%) Redis
6 16 (5.02%) MySQL
7 12 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.13%) Big Data
9 8 (2.51%) Amazon Aurora
10 6 (1.88%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.57%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.25%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.25%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.25%) MarkLogic
12 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.94%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
14 2 (0.63%) Parquet
14 2 (0.63%) Presto
Development Applications
1 235 (73.67%) Jenkins
2 112 (35.11%) Git (software)
3 104 (32.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 58 (18.18%) JIRA
4 58 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 51 (15.99%) GitLab
6 44 (13.79%) Hudson
7 35 (10.97%) Selenium
8 26 (8.15%) Bitbucket
8 26 (8.15%) SonarQube
9 23 (7.21%) Octopus Deploy
10 22 (6.90%) GoCD
11 21 (6.58%) JMeter
12 16 (5.02%) Artifactory
13 15 (4.70%) Ant
14 13 (4.08%) Subversion
15 12 (3.76%) Maven
16 10 (3.13%) FishEye
16 10 (3.13%) FitNesse
16 10 (3.13%) Gradle
General
1 69 (21.63%) Finance
2 18 (5.64%) Banking
3 15 (4.70%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.39%) Games
5 9 (2.82%) Marketing
6 7 (2.19%) Retail
7 4 (1.25%) Automotive
7 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 203 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (21.94%) AWS Engineer
3 52 (16.30%) Platform Engineer
4 51 (15.99%) Senior DevOps
4 51 (15.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 48 (15.05%) AWS DevOps
5 48 (15.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 44 (13.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 33 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
8 31 (9.72%) Lead DevOps
9 24 (7.52%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (6.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 20 (6.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 18 (5.64%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 15 (4.70%) Azure Engineer
13 11 (3.45%) Team Leader
14 9 (2.82%) Release Manager
14 9 (2.82%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 8 (2.51%) Azure DevOps
15 8 (2.51%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (23.51%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (8.15%) Web Services
3 23 (7.21%) JSON
4 15 (4.70%) .NET
5 13 (4.08%) Kafka
6 11 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (3.13%) Node.js
8 7 (2.19%) REST
9 6 (1.88%) Spring
9 6 (1.88%) Vue.js
10 5 (1.57%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (1.25%) .NET Core
11 4 (1.25%) Laravel
11 4 (1.25%) Spring Boot
12 3 (0.94%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.94%) Flask
12 3 (0.94%) HTML
12 3 (0.94%) PySpark
12 3 (0.94%) React
13 2 (0.63%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 74 (23.20%) Public Cloud
2 27 (8.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 27 (8.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 24 (7.52%) Linux Command Line
4 21 (6.58%) PKI
5 17 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.08%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.82%) Online Gambling
9 8 (2.51%) Cloud Native
9 8 (2.51%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.88%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.88%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.57%) Blog
12 4 (1.25%) Digital Currency
12 4 (1.25%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.25%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.94%) NHS
13 3 (0.94%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 176 (55.17%) Linux
2 79 (24.76%) Windows
3 51 (15.99%) CentOS
4 50 (15.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (7.52%) Unix
6 17 (5.33%) Windows Server
7 16 (5.02%) VMS
8 12 (3.76%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.51%) Debian
10 4 (1.25%) Android
10 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.25%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (89.03%) DevOps
2 193 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (37.30%) Continuous Integration
4 91 (28.53%) Configuration Management
5 88 (27.59%) Infrastructure as Code
6 79 (24.76%) Load Balancing
7 71 (22.26%) Microservices
8 63 (19.75%) Open Source
9 53 (16.61%) Infrastructure Automation
10 46 (14.42%) High Availability
11 43 (13.48%) Test Automation
12 38 (11.91%) Fintech
12 38 (11.91%) ITIL
13 33 (10.34%) Computer Science
14 31 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (9.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
15 30 (9.40%) IT Strategy
16 29 (9.09%) Software Delivery
17 28 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
17 28 (8.78%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 241 (75.55%) Python
2 106 (33.23%) Ruby
3 90 (28.21%) Bash Shell
4 82 (25.71%) Java
5 67 (21.00%) SQL
6 63 (19.75%) Go
7 61 (19.12%) PowerShell
8 26 (8.15%) JavaScript
9 23 (7.21%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.13%) Kotlin
11 7 (2.19%) C++
11 7 (2.19%) Perl
11 7 (2.19%) PHP
12 5 (1.57%) C#
13 4 (1.25%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.25%) Groovy
13 4 (1.25%) Korn
14 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.31%) C
15 1 (0.31%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (11.91%) Degree
1 38 (11.91%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.58%) AWS Certification
2 21 (6.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) CCENT
5 2 (0.63%) RHCE
5 2 (0.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) NCSC
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 244 (76.49%) Docker
2 21 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.70%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.19%) OpenSSH
6 5 (1.57%) KVM
7 4 (1.25%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.94%) Varnish
8 3 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 280 (87.77%) Terraform
2 243 (76.18%) Ansible
3 210 (65.83%) Kubernetes
4 171 (53.61%) Puppet
5 90 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
6 87 (27.27%) Grafana
7 85 (26.65%) Consul
8 80 (25.08%) Docker Swarm
9 78 (24.45%) Nagios
10 72 (22.57%) Graphite
11 60 (18.81%) Prometheus
12 56 (17.55%) ZABBIX
13 50 (15.67%) Salt
14 36 (11.29%) Opsview
15 21 (6.58%) HP SiteScope
16 12 (3.76%) logstash
17 8 (2.51%) Red Hat Satellite
18 7 (2.19%) Cloudify
18 7 (2.19%) Kibana
18 7 (2.19%) StatsD
Vendors
1 45 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.60%) Google
3 30 (9.40%) Oracle
4 27 (8.46%) SaltStack
5 25 (7.84%) VMware
6 24 (7.52%) AppDynamics
7 21 (6.58%) Perforce
8 17 (5.33%) New Relic
9 16 (5.02%) Citrix
10 14 (4.39%) Dynatrace
10 14 (4.39%) Red Hat
11 11 (3.45%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.82%) IBM
13 7 (2.19%) Atlassian
13 7 (2.19%) Cisco
14 6 (1.88%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.25%) Splunk
16 3 (0.94%) Rackspace
17 2 (0.63%) ION Trading
17 2 (0.63%) Trayport