Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
England > North West
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 335 321
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 -
Permanent jobs citing Packer 40 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.55% 2.52% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 13
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -24.00% -
10th Percentile £33,625 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.30% -8.00% +13.64%

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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,128 1,033 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.10% 8.01% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 927 873 592
North West median annual salary £49,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.64% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Packer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in the North West

Packer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Packer in the North West

Packer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Packer in the North West over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Packer in the North West

Packer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. 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
Manchester +30 28 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Cheshire - 6 £65,000 - 1
Lancashire 0 1 £37,500 +33.93%
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Packer.

1 39 (97.50%) DevOps
1 39 (97.50%) Terraform
2 38 (95.00%) Python
3 35 (87.50%) Puppet
4 33 (82.50%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (82.50%) Vagrant
4 33 (82.50%) Docker
4 33 (82.50%) Ruby
4 33 (82.50%) Kubernetes
5 32 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (72.50%) Configuration Management
8 28 (70.00%) Linux
8 28 (70.00%) Jenkins
9 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (67.50%) Ansible
10 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (52.50%) Open Source
11 20 (50.00%) Web Services
12 17 (42.50%) Salt
13 16 (40.00%) Consul
14 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
15 12 (30.00%) Node.js
16 11 (27.50%) High Availability
16 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
16 11 (27.50%) Hudson
16 11 (27.50%) Nagios
16 11 (27.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (27.50%) Go
16 11 (27.50%) SaltStack

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 30 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (27.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (27.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.50%) Route 53
4 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (82.50%) Vagrant
2 28 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (27.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (27.50%) Hudson
4 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
1 5 (12.50%) Law
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (17.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Azure DevOps
3 6 (15.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (15.00%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Junior
4 4 (10.00%) Junior DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Web Services
2 12 (30.00%) Node.js
3 5 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.50%) Express
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) WebRTC
4 1 (2.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) DevOps
2 33 (82.50%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (72.50%) Configuration Management
4 27 (67.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (52.50%) Open Source
6 11 (27.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (27.50%) High Availability
7 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (15.00%) SIEM
9 5 (12.50%) Content Management
9 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.50%) Presales
9 5 (12.50%) Prototyping
9 5 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 5 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) Python
2 33 (82.50%) Ruby
3 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
3 11 (27.50%) Go
3 11 (27.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) RHCE
1 4 (10.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (82.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (97.50%) Terraform
2 35 (87.50%) Puppet
3 33 (82.50%) Kubernetes
4 32 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (67.50%) Ansible
6 17 (42.50%) Salt
7 16 (40.00%) Consul
8 11 (27.50%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (27.50%) Nagios
9 6 (15.00%) Grafana
9 6 (15.00%) Graphite
9 6 (15.00%) Opsview
9 6 (15.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Google
2 11 (27.50%) SaltStack
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat