Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
England > North West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 346 346
Rank change year-on-year +46 0 -
Permanent jobs citing Packer 52 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.78% 1.56% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 12
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £30,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £63,000 £63,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +0.80% +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 1,087 1,028 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.17% 7.84% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 934 825 658
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
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% +2.04%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +48 48 £50,000 -2.44% 5
Cheshire - 1 £65,000 -
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 50 (96.15%) Docker
2 48 (92.31%) DevOps
2 48 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (82.69%) Terraform
4 41 (78.85%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (78.85%) Python
5 40 (76.92%) Configuration Management
6 39 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
7 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (69.23%) Kubernetes
9 35 (67.31%) Puppet
10 33 (63.46%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (61.54%) Ruby
11 32 (61.54%) Vagrant
12 31 (59.62%) Open Source
12 31 (59.62%) Linux
13 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
14 27 (51.92%) Ansible
15 26 (50.00%) Java
16 25 (48.08%) Go
17 23 (44.23%) Consul
17 23 (44.23%) Firewall
18 20 (38.46%) Git (software)
19 17 (32.69%) Hudson
19 17 (32.69%) High Availability
19 17 (32.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 17 (32.69%) Nagios
19 17 (32.69%) Docker Swarm
19 17 (32.69%) Salt
20 16 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform

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 (17.31%) JBoss
1 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
1 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 39 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (63.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.77%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.92%) Datadog
6 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) Firewall
2 14 (26.92%) VPN
3 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Big Data
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (61.54%) Vagrant
2 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
3 20 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 17 (32.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (32.69%) Hudson
5 9 (17.31%) Bitbucket
6 7 (13.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (13.46%) Subversion
6 7 (13.46%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.46%) Marketing
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (9.62%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (9.62%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Junior
4 4 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
4 4 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Linux
2 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (21.15%) Unix
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.77%) CentOS
5 3 (5.77%) Debian
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
1 48 (92.31%) DevOps
2 40 (76.92%) Configuration Management
3 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (59.62%) Open Source
5 17 (32.69%) High Availability
6 14 (26.92%) Load Balancing
6 14 (26.92%) SIEM
7 13 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
8 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
9 10 (19.23%) Decision-Making
9 10 (19.23%) IT Strategy
9 10 (19.23%) Microservices
10 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (17.31%) ITIL
10 9 (17.31%) Kanban
10 9 (17.31%) OWASP
10 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (17.31%) Scrum
10 9 (17.31%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) Python
2 32 (61.54%) Ruby
3 26 (50.00%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) Go
5 9 (17.31%) SQL
6 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) RHCE
1 4 (7.69%) RHCSA
System Software
1 50 (96.15%) Docker
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (82.69%) Terraform
2 41 (78.85%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (69.23%) Kubernetes
4 35 (67.31%) Puppet
5 27 (51.92%) Ansible
6 23 (44.23%) Consul
7 17 (32.69%) Docker Swarm
7 17 (32.69%) Nagios
7 17 (32.69%) Salt
8 14 (26.92%) Grafana
8 14 (26.92%) Graphite
8 14 (26.92%) Opsview
8 14 (26.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Google
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (17.31%) Aquila
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (5.77%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.92%) PagerDuty