Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 734 841 971
Rank change year-on-year +107 +130 +156
Permanent jobs citing Packer 364 344 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.97% 1.96% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 253 240 182
UK median annual salary £70,000 £61,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -2.40% -
10th Percentile £45,250 £39,720 £40,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £81,375 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%

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 18,523 17,568 15,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.06% 10.53% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,949 13,979 12,710
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +131 345 £72,000 +15.20% 61
London +189 240 £75,000 +7.14% 36
UK excluding London -31 98 £55,000 +4.76% 26
North of England -38 27 £62,500 +19.05% 8
Midlands +45 25 £50,000 -4.76% 6
South East +37 22 £51,250 -23.51% 5
West Midlands +33 20 £56,798 +33.64% 5
East of England +68 15 £55,000 +25.37% 2
Yorkshire -5 13 £62,500 +33.13% 2
North West -18 10 £62,500 +21.95% 6
East Midlands +25 5 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Scotland +1 5 £42,500 +21.43%
North East +10 4 £52,000 -9.57%
South West +6 3 £80,000 +39.13% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 334 (91.76%) Terraform
2 329 (90.38%) DevOps
3 316 (86.81%) AWS
4 293 (80.49%) Docker
5 270 (74.18%) Python
6 261 (71.70%) Ansible
7 243 (66.76%) Linux
8 239 (65.66%) Kubernetes
9 226 (62.09%) Jenkins
10 211 (57.97%) Puppet
11 201 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
12 141 (38.74%) Azure
13 135 (37.09%) Continuous Integration
14 129 (35.44%) Git (software)
15 124 (34.07%) Ruby
16 121 (33.24%) Opscode Chef
17 119 (32.69%) Configuration Management
18 115 (31.59%) GCP
19 111 (30.49%) Elastic Stack
20 107 (29.40%) Java
21 105 (28.85%) Go
22 103 (28.30%) Infrastructure as Code
23 95 (26.10%) Windows
24 94 (25.82%) Microservices
25 93 (25.55%) AWS CloudFormation
25 93 (25.55%) Consul
26 91 (25.00%) Bash Shell
27 89 (24.45%) Nagios
28 88 (24.18%) Grafana
29 86 (23.63%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 62 (17.03%) Elasticsearch
2 48 (13.19%) Confluence
3 43 (11.81%) nginx
4 29 (7.97%) Tomcat
5 26 (7.14%) OpenStack
6 22 (6.04%) Apache
7 18 (4.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (3.57%) CloudStack
8 13 (3.57%) JBoss
9 7 (1.92%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.65%) Jetty
11 5 (1.37%) Apache TomEE
12 4 (1.10%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.55%) IIS
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 316 (86.81%) AWS
2 141 (38.74%) Azure
3 115 (31.59%) GCP
4 93 (25.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 70 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
6 66 (18.13%) Serverless
7 54 (14.84%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (12.64%) Amazon ECS
9 41 (11.26%) Amazon S3
10 40 (10.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 37 (10.16%) GitHub
12 36 (9.89%) IaaS
13 33 (9.07%) Slack
14 32 (8.79%) PaaS
15 31 (8.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 31 (8.52%) Route 53
16 29 (7.97%) Amazon SQS
17 24 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
17 24 (6.59%) SaaS
18 23 (6.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 50 (13.74%) VPN
2 34 (9.34%) Firewall
3 16 (4.40%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.85%) DNS
5 8 (2.20%) SSL
6 5 (1.37%) Internet
7 4 (1.10%) FTP
7 4 (1.10%) SMTP
8 2 (0.55%) LAN
8 2 (0.55%) WAN
9 1 (0.27%) DMZ
9 1 (0.27%) Network Security
9 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.21%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 27 (7.42%) MySQL
5 22 (6.04%) SQL Server
6 21 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 18 (4.95%) NoSQL
8 17 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.75%) Big Data
10 9 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.20%) Cosmos DB
12 7 (1.92%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (1.37%) Blockchain
13 5 (1.37%) DataStax
13 5 (1.37%) Informix
14 4 (1.10%) MarkLogic
14 4 (1.10%) Redis
15 2 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
16 1 (0.27%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 226 (62.09%) Jenkins
2 129 (35.44%) Git (software)
3 86 (23.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 61 (16.76%) Vagrant
5 58 (15.93%) JIRA
6 56 (15.38%) GitLab
7 32 (8.79%) Bitbucket
7 32 (8.79%) Selenium
8 31 (8.52%) Hudson
9 26 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (6.59%) GoCD
10 24 (6.59%) Maven
11 23 (6.32%) JMeter
12 20 (5.49%) TeamCity
13 16 (4.40%) git-flow
14 13 (3.57%) RSpec
15 10 (2.75%) Artifactory
16 9 (2.47%) Ant
16 9 (2.47%) SonarQube
16 9 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 66 (18.13%) Finance
2 30 (8.24%) Public Sector
3 23 (6.32%) Banking
4 12 (3.30%) Games
5 8 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.10%) Marketing
6 4 (1.10%) Publishing
7 3 (0.82%) Retail
8 2 (0.55%) Law
8 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 238 (65.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 81 (22.25%) AWS Engineer
3 69 (18.96%) Senior DevOps
4 68 (18.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 63 (17.31%) AWS DevOps
5 63 (17.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 61 (16.76%) Platform Engineer
7 41 (11.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 34 (9.34%) Linux Engineer
9 33 (9.07%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 29 (7.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 29 (7.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 24 (6.59%) Lead DevOps
12 21 (5.77%) Architect
13 19 (5.22%) Python Engineer
14 17 (4.67%) Cloud Architect
15 16 (4.40%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 14 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 13 (3.57%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 11 (3.02%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (30.49%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (6.87%) Kafka
3 23 (6.32%) .NET
3 23 (6.32%) JSON
4 21 (5.77%) Node.js
5 17 (4.67%) LEMP Stack
5 17 (4.67%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (4.12%) .NET Core
7 14 (3.85%) Web Services
8 8 (2.20%) Meteor
8 8 (2.20%) Spring
8 8 (2.20%) Spring Boot
9 6 (1.65%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (1.10%) CSS
10 4 (1.10%) CSS3
10 4 (1.10%) HTML
10 4 (1.10%) HTML5
10 4 (1.10%) LAMP
10 4 (1.10%) Laravel
10 4 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.15%) Public Cloud
2 27 (7.42%) Hybrid Cloud
3 26 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 22 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (6.04%) PKI
5 18 (4.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (3.57%) Cloud Native
7 13 (3.57%) Renewable Energy
8 11 (3.02%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.75%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.20%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.20%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.20%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (1.92%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
12 6 (1.65%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.65%) Thin Client
13 5 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 243 (66.76%) Linux
2 95 (26.10%) Windows
3 52 (14.29%) CentOS
4 41 (11.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (6.87%) Ubuntu
6 18 (4.95%) VMS
7 10 (2.75%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.47%) Android
8 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.47%) Debian
9 8 (2.20%) Unix
10 2 (0.55%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (90.38%) DevOps
2 201 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (37.09%) Continuous Integration
4 119 (32.69%) Configuration Management
5 103 (28.30%) Infrastructure as Code
6 94 (25.82%) Microservices
7 81 (22.25%) Infrastructure Automation
8 75 (20.60%) Test Automation
9 72 (19.78%) Open Source
10 64 (17.58%) Load Balancing
11 54 (14.84%) Fintech
12 51 (14.01%) High Availability
13 50 (13.74%) Computer Science
14 49 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
15 40 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
16 37 (10.16%) Infrastructure Management
17 34 (9.34%) Mentoring
18 31 (8.52%) Migration
19 30 (8.24%) IT Strategy
19 30 (8.24%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 270 (74.18%) Python
2 124 (34.07%) Ruby
3 107 (29.40%) Java
4 105 (28.85%) Go
5 91 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 72 (19.78%) PowerShell
7 47 (12.91%) SQL
8 34 (9.34%) JavaScript
9 29 (7.97%) C#
9 29 (7.97%) Shell Script
10 26 (7.14%) Perl
11 20 (5.49%) C++
12 17 (4.67%) Kotlin
13 12 (3.30%) PHP
14 9 (2.47%) Apple Swift
15 8 (2.20%) C
16 5 (1.37%) Java 8
17 1 (0.27%) ES6
17 1 (0.27%) JCL
Qualifications
1 55 (15.11%) Degree
2 33 (9.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (8.52%) Security Cleared
4 30 (8.24%) AWS Certification
5 14 (3.85%) RHCE
5 14 (3.85%) RHCSA
6 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.49%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) NCSC
System Software
1 293 (80.49%) Docker
2 16 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (1.65%) KVM
7 5 (1.37%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.10%) etcd
8 4 (1.10%) OpenSSH
8 4 (1.10%) Varnish
8 4 (1.10%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 334 (91.76%) Terraform
2 261 (71.70%) Ansible
3 239 (65.66%) Kubernetes
4 211 (57.97%) Puppet
5 121 (33.24%) Opscode Chef
6 93 (25.55%) Consul
7 89 (24.45%) Nagios
8 88 (24.18%) Grafana
9 85 (23.35%) Docker Swarm
10 65 (17.86%) Prometheus
11 55 (15.11%) Salt
12 54 (14.84%) ZABBIX
13 47 (12.91%) Graphite
14 42 (11.54%) Opsview
15 22 (6.04%) HP SiteScope
16 14 (3.85%) Mesos
17 13 (3.57%) Icinga
18 12 (3.30%) HAProxy
19 11 (3.02%) Kibana
19 11 (3.02%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.26%) Google
3 36 (9.89%) SaltStack
4 25 (6.87%) New Relic
5 24 (6.59%) Perforce
6 22 (6.04%) AppDynamics
7 18 (4.95%) Citrix
7 18 (4.95%) VMware
8 17 (4.67%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.57%) Oracle
9 13 (3.57%) Rackspace
10 12 (3.30%) Dynatrace
11 8 (2.20%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.92%) Splunk
13 2 (0.55%) Dell
13 2 (0.55%) IBM
13 2 (0.55%) Mashery
13 2 (0.55%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.55%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.55%) webMethods