Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 847 963 1191
Rank change year-on-year +116 +228 +99
Permanent jobs citing Packer 329 183 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.91% 1.23% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 255 120 80
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.04% -8.80% +13.64%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -13.64% +37.50%

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 17,232 14,846 17,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.99% 8.77% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13,608 11,987 14,044
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Packer in the UK

Packer
Top 14 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 24 May 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
England +129 297 £65,000 +14.04% 51
UK excluding London +61 169 £57,500 +21.05% 30
London +74 143 £72,500 +3.57% 25
North of England +50 84 £52,500 +16.67% 8
South East +21 48 £65,000 +18.18% 11
North West +15 42 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Yorkshire +41 34 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Midlands - 14 £65,000 - 5
Scotland -22 12 £52,500 - 2
West Midlands - 10 £60,000 - 5
North East -21 8 £57,500 +120.31%
South West - 8 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £65,000 -
Wales - 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 with a requirement for Packer.

1 293 (89.06%) Amazon AWS
2 290 (88.15%) DevOps
3 251 (76.29%) Terraform
4 223 (67.78%) Linux
5 215 (65.35%) Jenkins
5 215 (65.35%) Ansible
6 214 (65.05%) Docker
7 206 (62.61%) Python
8 181 (55.02%) Puppet
9 170 (51.67%) Opscode Chef
10 164 (49.85%) Agile Software Development
11 159 (48.33%) Kubernetes
12 141 (42.86%) Configuration Management
12 141 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
13 137 (41.64%) Ruby
13 137 (41.64%) Vagrant
14 130 (39.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 97 (29.48%) Java
16 93 (28.27%) Open Source
17 91 (27.66%) AWS CloudFormation
18 90 (27.36%) Bash Shell
19 76 (23.10%) Git (software)
19 76 (23.10%) Elastic Stack
20 74 (22.49%) Web Services
21 70 (21.28%) Windows
22 62 (18.84%) Firewall
23 60 (18.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 59 (17.93%) VMware
24 59 (17.93%) Go
25 58 (17.63%) Docker Swarm

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 46 (13.98%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.56%) Apache
3 15 (4.56%) Confluence
4 8 (2.43%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.13%) nginx
6 4 (1.22%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.22%) JBoss
7 3 (0.91%) Jetty
8 2 (0.61%) Drupal
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.30%) IIS
9 1 (0.30%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 293 (89.06%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (39.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (27.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 43 (13.07%) Amazon EC2
4 43 (13.07%) GitHub
5 35 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (6.99%) Datadog
6 23 (6.99%) Route 53
6 23 (6.99%) SaaS
7 22 (6.69%) Amazon S3
7 22 (6.69%) Serverless
8 21 (6.38%) Amazon ELB
9 20 (6.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 20 (6.08%) IaaS
10 16 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (3.95%) NuGet
12 11 (3.34%) PaaS
12 11 (3.34%) Slack
13 8 (2.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (2.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 62 (18.84%) Firewall
2 41 (12.46%) VPN
3 23 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.34%) Internet
5 10 (3.04%) HTTP
6 7 (2.13%) DNS
7 5 (1.52%) DMZ
8 3 (0.91%) LAN
8 3 (0.91%) WAN
8 3 (0.91%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.61%) DHCP
9 2 (0.61%) Network Security
9 2 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.59%) MongoDB
2 41 (12.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 41 (12.46%) MySQL
3 34 (10.33%) Redis
4 26 (7.90%) NoSQL
5 25 (7.60%) SQL Server
6 22 (6.69%) Relational Database
7 21 (6.38%) Big Data
8 18 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (3.34%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.43%) Amazon Redshift
11 8 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.43%) Event Store
12 6 (1.82%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.22%) InfluxDB
13 4 (1.22%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.91%) HBase
15 2 (0.61%) Triplestore
16 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 215 (65.35%) Jenkins
2 137 (41.64%) Vagrant
3 76 (23.10%) Git (software)
4 60 (18.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 48 (14.59%) Hudson
6 39 (11.85%) TeamCity
7 30 (9.12%) JIRA
8 28 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (8.21%) Maven
10 22 (6.69%) Bitbucket
11 13 (3.95%) Artifactory
11 13 (3.95%) Travis CI
12 12 (3.65%) Subversion
13 11 (3.34%) GoCD
13 11 (3.34%) SonarQube
13 11 (3.34%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (2.43%) GitLab
14 8 (2.43%) Gradle
15 5 (1.52%) Gerrit
16 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (16.11%) Finance
2 21 (6.38%) Banking
3 15 (4.56%) Marketing
4 11 (3.34%) Games
5 5 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.52%) Law
6 4 (1.22%) Retail
7 2 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 243 (73.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (19.45%) AWS Engineer
3 61 (18.54%) Senior DevOps
4 60 (18.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 58 (17.63%) AWS DevOps
6 55 (16.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 33 (10.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 33 (10.03%) Linux Engineer
7 33 (10.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 32 (9.73%) Developer
9 23 (6.99%) Senior Developer
10 22 (6.69%) Architect
11 20 (6.08%) Cloud Architect
11 20 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
12 18 (5.47%) AWS Architect
13 17 (5.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 16 (4.86%) Azure DevOps
14 16 (4.86%) Platform Engineer
15 13 (3.95%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.95%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (23.10%) Elastic Stack
2 74 (22.49%) Web Services
3 52 (15.81%) .NET
4 41 (12.46%) Node.js
5 21 (6.38%) .NET Framework
6 19 (5.78%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (5.17%) RESTful
8 16 (4.86%) Kafka
8 16 (4.86%) REST
9 15 (4.56%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.65%) HTML
11 11 (3.34%) ASP.NET
12 8 (2.43%) Ajax
12 8 (2.43%) Redux
13 7 (2.13%) LAMP
13 7 (2.13%) Spring
14 6 (1.82%) Aurelia
14 6 (1.82%) Django
14 6 (1.82%) Lambda Expressions
14 6 (1.82%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.77%) Public Cloud
2 35 (10.64%) Fintech
3 21 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (3.04%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.04%) Replication
8 8 (2.43%) Clustering
9 7 (2.13%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.52%) Semantic Web
11 4 (1.22%) Contactless
11 4 (1.22%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.22%) EMV
12 3 (0.91%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.91%) NHS
12 3 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 223 (67.78%) Linux
2 70 (21.28%) Windows
3 48 (14.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (10.64%) CentOS
5 32 (9.73%) Ubuntu
6 20 (6.08%) Windows Server
7 13 (3.95%) CoreOS
8 12 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (3.34%) Unix
10 10 (3.04%) DC/OS
11 3 (0.91%) Debian
12 2 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.61%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.30%) Solaris
13 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (88.15%) DevOps
2 164 (49.85%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 141 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 93 (28.27%) Open Source
5 56 (17.02%) High Availability
6 45 (13.68%) Software Engineering
7 37 (11.25%) Deployment Automation
8 36 (10.94%) Continuous Deployment
9 32 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 32 (9.73%) E-Commerce
9 32 (9.73%) Load Balancing
9 32 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (9.42%) Mentoring
10 31 (9.42%) SDLC
11 29 (8.81%) Microservices
11 29 (8.81%) Scrum
12 28 (8.51%) SIEM
13 23 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (6.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 206 (62.61%) Python
2 137 (41.64%) Ruby
3 97 (29.48%) Java
4 90 (27.36%) Bash Shell
5 59 (17.93%) Go
6 43 (13.07%) PowerShell
7 40 (12.16%) JavaScript
8 39 (11.85%) SQL
9 35 (10.64%) C#
10 15 (4.56%) PHP
10 15 (4.56%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.26%) Perl
12 10 (3.04%) Groovy
13 8 (2.43%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.13%) C++
14 7 (2.13%) ES6
15 5 (1.52%) Java 8
16 4 (1.22%) C
16 4 (1.22%) Scala
17 2 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (7.29%) Degree
2 13 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.65%) RHCE
3 12 (3.65%) RHCSA
4 11 (3.34%) AWS Certification
5 9 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.95%) QA
2 11 (3.34%) GCP
2 11 (3.34%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.22%) PSD2
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 214 (65.05%) Docker
2 31 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.78%) Hyper-V
4 15 (4.56%) VirtualBox
5 13 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (2.43%) LXC
7 4 (1.22%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.61%) HDFS
8 2 (0.61%) vCloud
8 2 (0.61%) vSphere
8 2 (0.61%) Xen
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.30%) Snort
Systems Management
1 251 (76.29%) Terraform
2 215 (65.35%) Ansible
3 181 (55.02%) Puppet
4 170 (51.67%) Opscode Chef
5 159 (48.33%) Kubernetes
6 58 (17.63%) Docker Swarm
7 51 (15.50%) Salt
8 48 (14.59%) Consul
9 46 (13.98%) Nagios
10 43 (13.07%) Kibana
11 39 (11.85%) logstash
12 28 (8.51%) Graphite
12 28 (8.51%) ZABBIX
13 27 (8.21%) Grafana
14 20 (6.08%) Opsview
15 9 (2.74%) Icinga
15 9 (2.74%) Mesos
16 8 (2.43%) Capistrano
16 8 (2.43%) HAProxy
17 6 (1.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 59 (17.93%) VMware
2 57 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 44 (13.37%) Google
4 42 (12.77%) Red Hat
5 33 (10.03%) SaltStack
6 31 (9.42%) Oracle
7 27 (8.21%) New Relic
8 21 (6.38%) Splunk
9 8 (2.43%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.52%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.52%) Citrix
10 5 (1.52%) F5
11 4 (1.22%) Apple
11 4 (1.22%) Cisco
11 4 (1.22%) PayPal
12 2 (0.61%) Dynatrace
12 2 (0.61%) hybris
12 2 (0.61%) Perforce
12 2 (0.61%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.61%) Talend