Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 728 800 888
Rank change year-on-year +72 +88 +249
Permanent jobs citing Packer 337 397 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.94% 2.22% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 235 266 276
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
10th Percentile £46,750 £40,804 £42,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,798 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.19% - -3.67%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,349 17,857 16,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.84% 10.96% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13,223 14,072 13,267
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,482 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +9.96% -

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Packer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in the UK

Packer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Packer in the UK

Packer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Packer over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Packer in the UK

Packer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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
England +61 324 £70,000 +8.74% 78
London +139 225 £75,000 +3.45% 53
UK excluding London -46 87 £56,798 +8.19% 26
Midlands +50 38 £56,000 +17.89% 6
West Midlands +22 33 £56,000 +31.76% 6
North of England -11 24 £62,500 +25.00% 10
North West +6 14 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Yorkshire +7 8 £62,500 +33.13% 2
East of England +44 7 £55,000 +9.26% 1
South East -7 7 £57,500 -12.88% 1
South West +22 6 £80,000 +30.61% 7
East Midlands +31 5 £45,000 -28.00%
Scotland +5 4 £50,000 +17.65% 1
North East +12 2 £58,358 +8.57% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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 with a requirement for Packer.

1 304 (90.21%) Terraform
2 302 (89.61%) DevOps
3 284 (84.27%) AWS
4 261 (77.45%) Docker
5 254 (75.37%) Ansible
6 248 (73.59%) Python
7 242 (71.81%) Jenkins
8 215 (63.80%) Kubernetes
9 192 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
10 183 (54.30%) Puppet
11 182 (54.01%) Linux
12 140 (41.54%) Azure
13 122 (36.20%) Continuous Integration
14 112 (33.23%) Git (software)
14 112 (33.23%) GCP
15 109 (32.34%) Infrastructure as Code
16 107 (31.75%) Configuration Management
17 102 (30.27%) Opscode Chef
18 101 (29.97%) AWS CloudFormation
18 101 (29.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 101 (29.97%) Ruby
19 92 (27.30%) Bash Shell
20 85 (25.22%) Grafana
21 80 (23.74%) Consul
22 79 (23.44%) Load Balancing
22 79 (23.44%) Java
23 77 (22.85%) Microservices
23 77 (22.85%) Public Cloud
24 76 (22.55%) Nagios
25 75 (22.26%) Windows

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 57 (16.91%) Confluence
2 38 (11.28%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (8.90%) nginx
4 17 (5.04%) OpenStack
5 13 (3.86%) JBoss
6 12 (3.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (3.56%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.97%) Apache TomEE
8 9 (2.67%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.08%) Apache
10 6 (1.78%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.89%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.30%) IIS
13 1 (0.30%) Jetty
13 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 284 (84.27%) AWS
2 140 (41.54%) Azure
3 112 (33.23%) GCP
4 101 (29.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 60 (17.80%) Serverless
6 56 (16.62%) Amazon EC2
7 55 (16.32%) AWS Lambda
8 50 (14.84%) GitHub
9 36 (10.68%) Amazon S3
10 32 (9.50%) Amazon ECS
11 31 (9.20%) Slack
11 31 (9.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 30 (8.90%) IaaS
13 29 (8.61%) PaaS
14 26 (7.72%) OpenShift
15 25 (7.42%) SaaS
16 21 (6.23%) Amazon Kinesis
16 21 (6.23%) Sumo Logic
17 20 (5.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 19 (5.64%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (15.43%) VPN
2 43 (12.76%) Firewall
3 13 (3.86%) DNS
4 12 (3.56%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.67%) SSL
6 8 (2.37%) DHCP
7 7 (2.08%) Internet
8 6 (1.78%) SAN
9 3 (0.89%) FIX Connectivity
10 2 (0.59%) FTP
10 2 (0.59%) SMTP
11 1 (0.30%) DMZ
11 1 (0.30%) Network Security
11 1 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.13%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (8.90%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 28 (8.31%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (5.04%) MySQL
6 16 (4.75%) Redis
7 15 (4.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (3.56%) Big Data
9 10 (2.97%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.37%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (2.37%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (1.48%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.19%) MarkLogic
13 3 (0.89%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.59%) Parquet
14 2 (0.59%) Presto
14 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.30%) BigQuery
15 1 (0.30%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 242 (71.81%) Jenkins
2 112 (33.23%) Git (software)
3 101 (29.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 67 (19.88%) JIRA
5 60 (17.80%) Vagrant
6 54 (16.02%) GitLab
7 41 (12.17%) Hudson
8 37 (10.98%) Selenium
9 29 (8.61%) Bitbucket
10 26 (7.72%) GoCD
10 26 (7.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 25 (7.42%) SonarQube
12 23 (6.82%) JMeter
13 17 (5.04%) Artifactory
14 15 (4.45%) Ant
14 15 (4.45%) Subversion
15 14 (4.15%) Maven
16 10 (2.97%) FishEye
16 10 (2.97%) FitNesse
16 10 (2.97%) Gradle
General
1 72 (21.36%) Finance
2 25 (7.42%) Banking
3 16 (4.75%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.15%) Games
5 7 (2.08%) Marketing
6 5 (1.48%) Retail
7 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.59%) Automotive
8 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 216 (64.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 76 (22.55%) AWS Engineer
3 59 (17.51%) Senior DevOps
3 59 (17.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 53 (15.73%) AWS DevOps
4 53 (15.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 51 (15.13%) Platform Engineer
6 43 (12.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 38 (11.28%) Cloud Engineer
8 32 (9.50%) Lead DevOps
9 25 (7.42%) Linux Engineer
10 22 (6.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 22 (6.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 19 (5.64%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 15 (4.45%) Azure Engineer
13 12 (3.56%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 10 (2.97%) Python Engineer
14 10 (2.97%) Site Engineer
14 10 (2.97%) Team Leader
15 9 (2.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (21.96%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (8.31%) Web Services
3 25 (7.42%) JSON
4 18 (5.34%) Kafka
5 14 (4.15%) .NET
5 14 (4.15%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (3.56%) Node.js
7 8 (2.37%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (1.48%) PySpark
9 4 (1.19%) Flask
9 4 (1.19%) Laravel
9 4 (1.19%) Spring
9 4 (1.19%) Spring Boot
9 4 (1.19%) Vue.js
10 3 (0.89%) .NET Core
10 3 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.89%) Jest
10 3 (0.89%) Redux
10 3 (0.89%) REST
11 2 (0.59%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.85%) Public Cloud
2 30 (8.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 25 (7.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 23 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (6.82%) PKI
5 22 (6.53%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.56%) Data Centre
8 11 (3.26%) Cloud Native
9 9 (2.67%) Online Gambling
10 7 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.08%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.78%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.78%) Renewable Energy
12 5 (1.48%) Digital Currency
12 5 (1.48%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.19%) Blog
13 4 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 182 (54.01%) Linux
2 75 (22.26%) Windows
3 49 (14.54%) CentOS
4 48 (14.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (7.12%) Unix
6 18 (5.34%) VMS
7 15 (4.45%) Ubuntu
7 15 (4.45%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.08%) Debian
9 5 (1.48%) Android
9 5 (1.48%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.89%) Solaris
11 2 (0.59%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (89.61%) DevOps
2 192 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (36.20%) Continuous Integration
4 109 (32.34%) Infrastructure as Code
5 107 (31.75%) Configuration Management
6 79 (23.44%) Load Balancing
7 77 (22.85%) Microservices
8 67 (19.88%) Open Source
9 61 (18.10%) Test Automation
10 58 (17.21%) Infrastructure Automation
11 48 (14.24%) Fintech
12 47 (13.95%) High Availability
13 40 (11.87%) ITIL
14 38 (11.28%) Computer Science
15 37 (10.98%) Infrastructure Management
16 34 (10.09%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (9.20%) Migration
18 30 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
19 27 (8.01%) Software Delivery
19 27 (8.01%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 248 (73.59%) Python
2 101 (29.97%) Ruby
3 92 (27.30%) Bash Shell
4 79 (23.44%) Java
5 72 (21.36%) Go
6 70 (20.77%) PowerShell
7 57 (16.91%) SQL
8 26 (7.72%) JavaScript
8 26 (7.72%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.15%) Kotlin
10 9 (2.67%) C#
11 8 (2.37%) PHP
12 7 (2.08%) Perl
13 5 (1.48%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.48%) C++
14 2 (0.59%) C
15 1 (0.30%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (11.28%) Degree
1 38 (11.28%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.82%) AWS Certification
2 23 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.89%) CCENT
4 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.64%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) NCSC
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 261 (77.45%) Docker
2 12 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.08%) OpenSSH
4 6 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.89%) Varnish
7 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.59%) KVM
8 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 304 (90.21%) Terraform
2 254 (75.37%) Ansible
3 215 (63.80%) Kubernetes
4 183 (54.30%) Puppet
5 102 (30.27%) Opscode Chef
6 85 (25.22%) Grafana
7 80 (23.74%) Consul
8 76 (22.55%) Nagios
9 74 (21.96%) Docker Swarm
10 70 (20.77%) Graphite
11 58 (17.21%) Prometheus
11 58 (17.21%) ZABBIX
12 53 (15.73%) Salt
13 35 (10.39%) Opsview
14 23 (6.82%) HP SiteScope
15 9 (2.67%) logstash
16 7 (2.08%) HAProxy
16 7 (2.08%) Rancher
16 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
16 7 (2.08%) StatsD
Vendors
1 43 (12.76%) Google
2 41 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.31%) SaltStack
4 27 (8.01%) Oracle
5 26 (7.72%) AppDynamics
6 23 (6.82%) Perforce
7 19 (5.64%) New Relic
8 18 (5.34%) Citrix
8 18 (5.34%) VMware
9 15 (4.45%) Dynatrace
10 13 (3.86%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.97%) SolarWinds
12 8 (2.37%) Atlassian
12 8 (2.37%) IBM
13 6 (1.78%) Cisco
13 6 (1.78%) Rackspace
13 6 (1.78%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.48%) Splunk
15 3 (0.89%) Fidessa
15 3 (0.89%) Trayport