Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 337 359
Rank change year-on-year +37 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing Packer 54 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.26% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.10% 3.29% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 7
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £42,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £79,875 £66,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £64,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.10% +3.20% -

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 1,059 1,032 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.36% 7.82% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 882 800 695
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +27 46 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Lancashire - 7 £65,000 -
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 49 (90.74%) DevOps
2 47 (87.04%) Docker
3 45 (83.33%) Terraform
4 43 (79.63%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (75.93%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (75.93%) Jenkins
6 39 (72.22%) Puppet
7 38 (70.37%) Configuration Management
8 37 (68.52%) Kubernetes
9 36 (66.67%) Linux
9 36 (66.67%) Python
9 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
11 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 29 (53.70%) Ansible
12 29 (53.70%) Grafana
13 28 (51.85%) Open Source
14 27 (50.00%) Java
14 27 (50.00%) Firewall
14 27 (50.00%) Consul
14 27 (50.00%) Go
15 26 (48.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 26 (48.15%) Ruby
16 25 (46.30%) Docker Swarm
17 24 (44.44%) Load Balancing
18 23 (42.59%) Graphite
18 23 (42.59%) High Availability
19 22 (40.74%) Microservices
19 22 (40.74%) IT Strategy
19 22 (40.74%) User-Centered Design (UCD)

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.67%) JBoss
1 9 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 43 (79.63%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (57.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (12.96%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (12.96%) GitHub
4 7 (12.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (12.96%) Serverless
5 6 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (5.56%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.85%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Firewall
2 18 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (9.26%) Big Data
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (75.93%) Jenkins
2 26 (48.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
3 19 (35.19%) Vagrant
4 18 (33.33%) Hudson
5 10 (18.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (18.52%) Subversion
5 10 (18.52%) TeamCity
6 9 (16.67%) Bitbucket
7 7 (12.96%) GitLab
8 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 5 (9.26%) Electronics
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
1 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
1 5 (9.26%) Marketing
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) AWS DevOps
3 12 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Site Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (1.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Azure Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Lead DevOps
10 1 (1.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Unix
3 10 (18.52%) Windows
4 8 (14.81%) CentOS
5 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (90.74%) DevOps
2 41 (75.93%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (70.37%) Configuration Management
4 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (51.85%) Open Source
6 24 (44.44%) Load Balancing
7 23 (42.59%) High Availability
8 22 (40.74%) IT Strategy
8 22 (40.74%) Microservices
8 22 (40.74%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 18 (33.33%) Decision-Making
9 18 (33.33%) SIEM
10 14 (25.93%) Deployment Automation
10 14 (25.93%) Mentoring
11 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
13 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (16.67%) E-Procurement
13 9 (16.67%) Kanban
13 9 (16.67%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) Python
2 27 (50.00%) Go
2 27 (50.00%) Java
3 26 (48.15%) Ruby
4 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) RHCE
1 9 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 7 (12.96%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 47 (87.04%) Docker
2 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (83.33%) Terraform
2 39 (72.22%) Puppet
3 37 (68.52%) Kubernetes
4 33 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (53.70%) Ansible
5 29 (53.70%) Grafana
6 27 (50.00%) Consul
7 25 (46.30%) Docker Swarm
8 23 (42.59%) Graphite
9 18 (33.33%) Nagios
9 18 (33.33%) Opsview
9 18 (33.33%) Salt
9 18 (33.33%) ZABBIX
10 11 (20.37%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (16.67%) Aquila
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Google
4 5 (9.26%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) PagerDuty