Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 419 271 503
Rank change year-on-year -148 +232 +12
Permanent jobs citing Packer 19 6 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.074% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.70% 0.55% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
10th Percentile £49,750 £31,875 £23,375
25th Percentile £64,375 £36,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £37,500 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year +86.67% -26.83% -23.51%
75th Percentile £74,375 £63,125 £75,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 "
England 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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,707 1,083 2,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.47% 13.37% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,630 884 2,199
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,000 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Packer as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in the South East

Packer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Packer in the South East.

Salary trend for Packer in the South East

Packer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Packer in the South East over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Packer in the South East

Packer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Thames Valley -87 10 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Surrey - 6 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -53 4 £70,000 +133.33%
Oxfordshire - 4 - - 1
Berkshire -76 2 £80,000 +18.52%
West Sussex -18 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Packer.

1 19 (100.00%) Terraform
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 17 (89.47%) Docker
3 17 (89.47%) DevOps
4 14 (73.68%) Python
5 13 (68.42%) Ansible
5 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (68.42%) Infrastructure as Code
6 12 (63.16%) Kubernetes
7 11 (57.89%) Azure
7 11 (57.89%) AWS
7 11 (57.89%) Social Skills
8 10 (52.63%) Puppet
8 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (52.63%) Go
8 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
9 9 (47.37%) SQL
9 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
9 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
9 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
10 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
10 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
10 8 (42.11%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (36.84%) Grafana
11 7 (36.84%) Consul
11 7 (36.84%) Ruby
11 7 (36.84%) CentOS
11 7 (36.84%) Open Source
11 7 (36.84%) Jenkins

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) AWS
1 11 (57.89%) Azure
2 5 (26.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (21.05%) GitHub
3 4 (21.05%) IaaS
3 4 (21.05%) PaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (15.79%) GCP
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQLite
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) GitLab
4 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
5 2 (10.53%) GoCD
6 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 11 (57.89%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (21.05%) React
2 4 (21.05%) WebAssembly
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) ARM Templates
4 2 (10.53%) COM
4 2 (10.53%) LAMP
4 2 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.26%) ADO
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (21.05%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (36.84%) CentOS
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Infrastructure as Code
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
4 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Critical Thinking
7 4 (21.05%) Full Stack Development
7 4 (21.05%) High Availability
7 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
7 4 (21.05%) Microservices
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Measurement
7 4 (21.05%) Release Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) Go
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Ruby
5 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) R
7 4 (21.05%) Rust
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (5.26%) Java
9 1 (5.26%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) AWS Certification
3 3 (15.79%) RHCE
3 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
4 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) Terraform
2 13 (68.42%) Ansible
3 12 (63.16%) Kubernetes
4 10 (52.63%) Puppet
5 7 (36.84%) Consul
5 7 (36.84%) Grafana
6 6 (31.58%) Graphite
6 6 (31.58%) Prometheus
7 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (21.05%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (10.53%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) VMware