Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 766 864 988
Rank change year-on-year +98 +124 +205
Permanent jobs citing Packer 330 332 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.86% 1.93% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 254 258 117
UK median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +16.36% -12.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year - +18.92% -15.91%

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 17,762 17,209 14,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.33% 10.01% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13,685 13,600 11,983
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,408 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +106 308 £65,000 - 15
London +108 180 £75,000 +3.45% 9
UK excluding London +46 132 £55,000 - 10
South East +27 36 £55,000 -15.38%
North of England -32 28 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Midlands +44 24 £57,500 -11.54%
West Midlands +35 23 £57,500 -4.17%
South West +36 16 £57,500 +4.55% 1
North West +8 15 £60,000 +14.29%
East of England - 14 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +13 11 £42,500 -19.05% 2
Yorkshire -11 10 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Wales +19 3 £62,500 - 2
North East +11 3 £53,500 -6.96%
East Midlands +22 1 £70,000 +7.69%

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 298 (90.30%) Amazon AWS
2 289 (87.58%) DevOps
3 287 (86.97%) Terraform
4 263 (79.70%) Linux
5 251 (76.06%) Docker
6 250 (75.76%) Python
7 244 (73.94%) Ansible
8 204 (61.82%) Puppet
9 183 (55.45%) Kubernetes
10 182 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
11 170 (51.52%) Jenkins
12 142 (43.03%) Elastic Stack
13 141 (42.73%) Git (software)
14 138 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
15 129 (39.09%) Ruby
16 122 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
17 116 (35.15%) Windows
18 109 (33.03%) Java
19 105 (31.82%) Configuration Management
19 105 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
20 90 (27.27%) Consul
21 86 (26.06%) Infrastructure as Code
22 85 (25.76%) Go
22 85 (25.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 84 (25.45%) Google Cloud Platform
24 83 (25.15%) Infrastructure Automation
25 82 (24.85%) Docker Swarm
26 78 (23.64%) AWS CloudFormation
27 66 (20.00%) Open Source
28 65 (19.70%) Prometheus

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 49 (14.85%) Apache
2 45 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 36 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (10.30%) nginx
5 15 (4.55%) Confluence
5 15 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (2.42%) CloudStack
7 6 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.82%) JBoss
7 6 (1.82%) Jetty
7 6 (1.82%) Mule
8 4 (1.21%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.61%) IIS
11 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.30%) Apache TomEE
11 1 (0.30%) CMS
11 1 (0.30%) Mongrel
Cloud Services
1 298 (90.30%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (41.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (25.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 78 (23.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 51 (15.45%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (14.24%) Serverless
7 40 (12.12%) AWS Lambda
8 39 (11.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 39 (11.82%) Amazon S3
9 37 (11.21%) GitHub
10 33 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
11 32 (9.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 30 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
13 28 (8.48%) Route 53
14 24 (7.27%) Datadog
15 21 (6.36%) IaaS
16 18 (5.45%) PaaS
17 14 (4.24%) Slack
18 10 (3.03%) OpenShift
18 10 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.79%) Firewall
2 24 (7.27%) DNS
2 24 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.94%) VPN
4 8 (2.42%) Internet
5 7 (2.12%) FTP
5 7 (2.12%) SMTP
5 7 (2.12%) SSL
6 4 (1.21%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.61%) IPv4
7 2 (0.61%) IPv6
7 2 (0.61%) LAN
7 2 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.52%) Amazon RDS
1 38 (11.52%) MySQL
2 33 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (8.79%) MongoDB
4 20 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 18 (5.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 17 (5.15%) Amazon Aurora
7 13 (3.94%) Redis
8 10 (3.03%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.82%) Big Data
11 4 (1.21%) DataStax
11 4 (1.21%) Informix
12 2 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 170 (51.52%) Jenkins
2 141 (42.73%) Git (software)
3 85 (25.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 63 (19.09%) Vagrant
5 59 (17.88%) GitLab
6 31 (9.39%) Maven
7 30 (9.09%) git-flow
7 30 (9.09%) RSpec
8 25 (7.58%) TeamCity
9 23 (6.97%) Travis CI
10 16 (4.85%) GoCD
10 16 (4.85%) Subversion
11 15 (4.55%) Bitbucket
11 15 (4.55%) JIRA
12 13 (3.94%) Artifactory
13 11 (3.33%) Hudson
13 11 (3.33%) Selenium
14 10 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (2.73%) JMeter
General
1 33 (10.00%) Finance
2 15 (4.55%) Marketing
3 11 (3.33%) Publishing
4 9 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.42%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.82%) Games
7 4 (1.21%) Automotive
7 4 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.91%) Electronics
9 2 (0.61%) Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Law
9 2 (0.61%) Retail
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 224 (67.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (21.21%) AWS Engineer
3 60 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
4 59 (17.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 49 (14.85%) Platform Engineer
5 49 (14.85%) Senior DevOps
6 44 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 41 (12.42%) Linux Engineer
8 35 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 35 (10.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 35 (10.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 27 (8.18%) Architect
10 22 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
10 22 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
11 21 (6.36%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 16 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.55%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 15 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 14 (4.24%) Site Engineer
14 14 (4.24%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (43.03%) Elastic Stack
2 34 (10.30%) .NET
3 25 (7.58%) LEMP Stack
4 23 (6.97%) Kafka
5 22 (6.67%) Node.js
6 18 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (3.94%) .NET Core
7 13 (3.94%) Web Services
8 12 (3.64%) LAMP
9 11 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (3.03%) Meteor
11 8 (2.42%) JSON
12 7 (2.12%) LAPP Stack
13 6 (1.82%) Apache NiFi
13 6 (1.82%) Spring
14 5 (1.52%) Spring Boot
15 4 (1.21%) CSS
15 4 (1.21%) HTML
15 4 (1.21%) RESTful
15 4 (1.21%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.76%) Public Cloud
2 38 (11.52%) Data Centre
3 34 (10.30%) Fintech
4 26 (7.88%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (2.42%) Cloud Native
7 8 (2.42%) PKI
8 7 (2.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (2.12%) Renewable Energy
9 6 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.82%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.82%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.52%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.21%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 263 (79.70%) Linux
2 116 (35.15%) Windows
3 60 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (17.88%) CentOS
5 52 (15.76%) Ubuntu
6 26 (7.88%) Windows Server
7 22 (6.67%) DC/OS
7 22 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.03%) Unix
9 7 (2.12%) SUSE
10 4 (1.21%) Android
10 4 (1.21%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.21%) Debian
11 3 (0.91%) VMS
12 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (87.58%) DevOps
2 182 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (36.97%) Continuous Integration
4 105 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 86 (26.06%) Infrastructure as Code
6 83 (25.15%) Infrastructure Automation
7 66 (20.00%) Open Source
8 63 (19.09%) Microservices
9 54 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 45 (13.64%) Test Automation
11 41 (12.42%) Load Balancing
12 40 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 39 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (10.00%) SDLC
15 31 (9.39%) Project Management
16 30 (9.09%) Release Management
17 27 (8.18%) Computer Science
17 27 (8.18%) Deployment Automation
17 27 (8.18%) High Availability
17 27 (8.18%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 250 (75.76%) Python
2 129 (39.09%) Ruby
3 109 (33.03%) Java
4 85 (25.76%) Go
5 57 (17.27%) Bash Shell
6 47 (14.24%) Perl
6 47 (14.24%) PowerShell
7 38 (11.52%) C++
8 34 (10.30%) SQL
9 29 (8.79%) C#
9 29 (8.79%) JavaScript
10 23 (6.97%) PHP
11 12 (3.64%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.12%) C
13 4 (1.21%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.21%) Java 8
13 4 (1.21%) R
14 3 (0.91%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.61%) ES6
15 2 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (15.76%) Degree
2 23 (6.97%) RHCE
2 23 (6.97%) RHCSA
3 21 (6.36%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (5.76%) AWS Certification
6 12 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 251 (76.06%) Docker
2 57 (17.27%) Virtual Machines
3 33 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (8.48%) VirtualBox
5 22 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (2.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (2.12%) Varnish
9 5 (1.52%) KVM
10 4 (1.21%) etcd
10 4 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.30%) vSphere
11 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 287 (86.97%) Terraform
2 244 (73.94%) Ansible
3 204 (61.82%) Puppet
4 183 (55.45%) Kubernetes
5 105 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
6 90 (27.27%) Consul
7 82 (24.85%) Docker Swarm
8 65 (19.70%) Prometheus
9 57 (17.27%) Grafana
9 57 (17.27%) Nagios
10 44 (13.33%) Salt
11 40 (12.12%) Icinga
12 34 (10.30%) Opsview
13 24 (7.27%) Graphite
14 22 (6.67%) ZABBIX
15 16 (4.85%) Mesos
16 14 (4.24%) HAProxy
17 10 (3.03%) Cobbler
18 8 (2.42%) HP SiteScope
19 6 (1.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 52 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.03%) VMware
3 42 (12.73%) Google
4 38 (11.52%) Red Hat
5 33 (10.00%) New Relic
6 30 (9.09%) Splunk
7 20 (6.06%) SaltStack
8 10 (3.03%) Perforce
9 8 (2.42%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.82%) Oracle
11 4 (1.21%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.21%) IBM
11 4 (1.21%) SAP
12 3 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.91%) Citrix
12 3 (0.91%) Dynatrace
13 1 (0.30%) Adobe
13 1 (0.30%) Virgin Media