Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 733 644 751
Rank change year-on-year -89 +107 +141
Permanent jobs citing Packer 220 135 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.24% 1.37% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 145 84 245
10th Percentile £36,000 £48,775 £45,000
25th Percentile £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £89,250 £92,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%

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 17,699 9,830 17,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.75% 15.10% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11,787 8,082 13,682
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,525 £32,952
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +0.84% +8.18%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -121 90 £70,000 -6.67% 20
North of England -30 48 £55,000 - 6
North West -8 36 £55,000 -4.23% 3
South West -39 33 £55,000 - 2
Midlands -66 26 £82,500 +34.69% 5
West Midlands -53 25 £82,500 +34.69% 5
South East -61 16 £70,000 +9.80% 2
North East -6 10 £45,000 -21.74% 2
East of England -23 3 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Yorkshire -54 2 £88,500 +60.91% 1
East Midlands -50 1 - -
Packer
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 201 (91.36%) Terraform
2 170 (77.27%) AWS
3 163 (74.09%) DevOps
4 148 (67.27%) Ansible
4 148 (67.27%) Docker
5 134 (60.91%) Kubernetes
6 95 (43.18%) Python
7 94 (42.73%) Linux
7 94 (42.73%) Azure
8 92 (41.82%) Consul
9 90 (40.91%) Jenkins
10 87 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (37.73%) Puppet
12 69 (31.36%) Infrastructure as Code
13 65 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
14 62 (28.18%) Open Source
15 59 (26.82%) Security Cleared
15 59 (26.82%) Software Engineering
16 58 (26.36%) High Availability
16 58 (26.36%) Grafana
17 57 (25.91%) Docker Swarm
17 57 (25.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 56 (25.45%) SC Cleared
19 55 (25.00%) Social Skills
20 54 (24.55%) Elastic Stack
20 54 (24.55%) SQL
21 53 (24.09%) Configuration Management
21 53 (24.09%) Go
22 50 (22.73%) Graphite
23 46 (20.91%) Microservices

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 12 (5.45%) Apache
1 12 (5.45%) nginx
2 11 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.55%) Confluence
4 6 (2.73%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (2.73%) Jupyter
5 4 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.91%) CMS
6 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) Drupal
7 1 (0.45%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) JBoss
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Magento
1 1 (0.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 170 (77.27%) AWS
2 94 (42.73%) Azure
3 42 (19.09%) GCP
4 36 (16.36%) GitHub
5 31 (14.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (12.27%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (12.27%) Amazon S3
7 24 (10.91%) SaaS
8 23 (10.45%) IaaS
9 20 (9.09%) OpenShift
9 20 (9.09%) PaaS
9 20 (9.09%) Serverless
10 19 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (8.18%) Amazon SQS
12 17 (7.73%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
14 12 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (3.64%) Amazon ELB
16 7 (3.18%) Amazon EKS
17 6 (2.73%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.27%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.82%) Network Security
3 11 (5.00%) HTTP
4 10 (4.55%) DNS
5 5 (2.27%) LAN
5 5 (2.27%) RTP
5 5 (2.27%) WAN
6 4 (1.82%) BIG-IP
6 4 (1.82%) Internet
6 4 (1.82%) VSAN
7 3 (1.36%) VPN
8 2 (0.91%) DHCP
8 2 (0.91%) SSL
9 1 (0.45%) Firewall
9 1 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.64%) Big Data
1 19 (8.64%) NoSQL
2 13 (5.91%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (5.00%) MySQL
4 10 (4.55%) Redis
4 10 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (2.27%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Spanner
9 1 (0.45%) GIS
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 90 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 57 (25.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 46 (20.91%) Git (software)
4 41 (18.64%) Vagrant
5 35 (15.91%) Hudson
6 29 (13.18%) GitLab
7 18 (8.18%) JIRA
8 16 (7.27%) Bitbucket
9 11 (5.00%) TeamCity
10 8 (3.64%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.18%) Appium
11 7 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (3.18%) SpecFlow
11 7 (3.18%) Spock
12 6 (2.73%) CircleCI
12 6 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.73%) Terragrunt
13 5 (2.27%) Sourcetree
14 3 (1.36%) GoCD
15 2 (0.91%) Artifactory
General
1 55 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 21 (9.55%) Finance
3 19 (8.64%) Public Sector
4 16 (7.27%) Marketing
5 6 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.82%) Back Office
6 4 (1.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 3 (1.36%) Automotive
7 3 (1.36%) Retail
8 2 (0.91%) Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 67 (30.45%) Platform Engineer
2 59 (26.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (14.55%) Developer
4 27 (12.27%) Azure Engineer
5 26 (11.82%) AWS Engineer
6 24 (10.91%) Data Engineer
7 17 (7.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 15 (6.82%) PHP Developer
8 15 (6.82%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 10 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
9 10 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Azure Developer
10 9 (4.09%) Lead DevOps
11 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Senior DevOps
11 8 (3.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.18%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (3.18%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (2.73%) Test Automation Engineer
13 6 (2.73%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.55%) Elastic Stack
2 26 (11.82%) React
3 24 (10.91%) .NET
3 24 (10.91%) HTML
4 22 (10.00%) HTML5
5 21 (9.55%) React Native
6 19 (8.64%) Web Services
7 17 (7.73%) Kafka
8 16 (7.27%) Laravel
9 15 (6.82%) CSS
9 15 (6.82%) CSS3
10 14 (6.36%) REST
11 12 (5.45%) COM
12 7 (3.18%) Node.js
12 7 (3.18%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (3.18%) Vue.js
13 6 (2.73%) GraphQL
13 6 (2.73%) Pandas
13 6 (2.73%) Redux
13 6 (2.73%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.55%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.91%) Cloud Native
2 13 (5.91%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.45%) Video\Live Streaming
4 9 (4.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.73%) Blog
5 6 (2.73%) Podcast
5 6 (2.73%) User Experience
6 5 (2.27%) BBC
6 5 (2.27%) Legacy Systems
6 5 (2.27%) MPEG
6 5 (2.27%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (2.27%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.91%) Animation
8 2 (0.91%) PKI
8 2 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 94 (42.73%) Linux
2 45 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (16.82%) Windows
4 28 (12.73%) CentOS
5 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2016
5 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (6.36%) Unix
7 5 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.91%) VMS
8 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.45%) Alpine Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (74.09%) DevOps
2 87 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (31.36%) Infrastructure as Code
4 65 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (28.18%) Open Source
6 59 (26.82%) Software Engineering
7 58 (26.36%) High Availability
8 53 (24.09%) Configuration Management
9 46 (20.91%) Microservices
10 35 (15.91%) Infrastructure Automation
11 30 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
11 30 (13.64%) Load Balancing
12 26 (11.82%) Artificial Intelligence
12 26 (11.82%) Mentoring
13 25 (11.36%) Data Engineering
13 25 (11.36%) IT Strategy
13 25 (11.36%) Project Management
14 24 (10.91%) Scrum
15 23 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 22 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 95 (43.18%) Python
2 54 (24.55%) SQL
3 53 (24.09%) Go
4 46 (20.91%) Ruby
5 34 (15.45%) PowerShell
6 28 (12.73%) Java
7 22 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 21 (9.55%) PHP
9 19 (8.64%) C#
10 18 (8.18%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.09%) C++
12 7 (3.18%) C
13 6 (2.73%) Perl
13 6 (2.73%) PHP 7
14 5 (2.27%) Rust
15 2 (0.91%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.45%) Groovy
16 1 (0.45%) Korn
16 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (26.82%) Security Cleared
2 56 (25.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.18%) AWS Certification
4 14 (6.36%) RHCE
4 14 (6.36%) RHCSA
5 5 (2.27%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.27%) Degree
6 4 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.64%) QA
2 6 (2.73%) SLA
3 5 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.91%) NIST
5 1 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.45%) NCSC
System Software
1 148 (67.27%) Docker
2 18 (8.18%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (6.82%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 201 (91.36%) Terraform
2 148 (67.27%) Ansible
3 134 (60.91%) Kubernetes
4 92 (41.82%) Consul
5 83 (37.73%) Puppet
6 58 (26.36%) Grafana
7 57 (25.91%) Docker Swarm
8 50 (22.73%) Graphite
9 42 (19.09%) Prometheus
10 40 (18.18%) Nagios
11 33 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
11 33 (15.00%) Opsview
12 19 (8.64%) Salt
12 19 (8.64%) ZABBIX
13 6 (2.73%) Kibana
13 6 (2.73%) logstash
14 3 (1.36%) Icinga
15 2 (0.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 2 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
16 1 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 38 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.73%) Red Hat
3 19 (8.64%) VMware
4 17 (7.73%) Google
5 8 (3.64%) Cisco
6 6 (2.73%) IBM
6 6 (2.73%) New Relic
7 5 (2.27%) Apple
8 4 (1.82%) 3PAR
8 4 (1.82%) F5
8 4 (1.82%) HP
8 4 (1.82%) LexisNexis
8 4 (1.82%) NetApp
9 3 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.36%) Citrix
9 3 (1.36%) Veeam
10 2 (0.91%) Intel
10 2 (0.91%) Okta
10 2 (0.91%) Sonatype
10 2 (0.91%) Splunk