Period
to 17 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 928 1108 1245
Rank change year-on-year +180 +137 +98
Permanent jobs citing Packer 250 133 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.069% 0.024%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.61% 0.80% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 205 127 33
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +42.86% -

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 15491 16590 16698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12653 13414 13475
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Packer in the UK

Packer
Top 13 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 October 2017. 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 +168 237 £62,500 - 24
London +59 122 £75,000 +11.11% 11
UK excluding London +125 120 £52,500 -4.55% 14
North of England +55 61 £50,000 -20.00% 8
South East +102 44 £65,000 +20.37% 3
Yorkshire +60 30 £47,500 -26.92% 3
North West +2 19 £51,250 -18.00% 4
North East - 12 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +1 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East of England +18 5 £75,000 -16.67% 2
Midlands +25 1 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +17 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Packer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Packer.

1 200 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 196 (78.40%) Terraform
3 187 (74.80%) DevOps
4 173 (69.20%) Linux
5 168 (67.20%) Docker
6 140 (56.00%) Jenkins
7 125 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (49.60%) Puppet
9 123 (49.20%) Ansible
10 121 (48.40%) Opscode Chef
11 117 (46.80%) Python
12 107 (42.80%) Ruby
13 97 (38.80%) Continuous Integration
14 83 (33.20%) Elasticsearch
15 77 (30.80%) Configuration Management
16 73 (29.20%) Java
17 68 (27.20%) Bash Shell
18 59 (23.60%) Kubernetes
19 57 (22.80%) Finance
20 56 (22.40%) C#
20 56 (22.40%) Unit Testing
21 53 (21.20%) VMware
22 51 (20.40%) NoSQL
23 49 (19.60%) Node.js
24 48 (19.20%) Vagrant
25 46 (18.40%) Elastic Stack
25 46 (18.40%) JavaScript
26 45 (18.00%) Windows
26 45 (18.00%) Kibana
26 45 (18.00%) logstash

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 83 (33.20%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (11.20%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.00%) nginx
4 14 (5.60%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.20%) Apache
6 6 (2.40%) Jetty
7 4 (1.60%) IIS
8 2 (0.80%) CMS
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 200 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (14.80%) Serverless
3 36 (14.40%) Amazon S3
4 34 (13.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 33 (13.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 33 (13.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 26 (10.40%) SaaS
8 19 (7.60%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (4.00%) IaaS
11 9 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (3.20%) Route 53
13 7 (2.80%) GitHub
14 6 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (2.40%) OpenShift
15 3 (1.20%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
17 1 (0.40%) Datadog
17 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.00%) Firewall
2 17 (6.80%) Internet
3 16 (6.40%) DNS
4 11 (4.40%) VPN
5 8 (3.20%) OpenVPN
6 7 (2.80%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.60%) SNMP
8 3 (1.20%) HTTP
9 2 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.80%) PCoIP
10 1 (0.40%) IMAP
10 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.40%) LDAP
10 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.40%) SAN
10 1 (0.40%) SMTP
10 1 (0.40%) SS7
10 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.40%) NoSQL
2 40 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 25 (10.00%) Big Data
4 24 (9.60%) MySQL
5 20 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.00%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.00%) Redis
8 5 (2.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.80%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.80%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 140 (56.00%) Jenkins
2 48 (19.20%) Vagrant
3 40 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 34 (13.60%) Maven
5 32 (12.80%) TeamCity
6 20 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (4.80%) Bitbucket
8 11 (4.40%) Artifactory
8 11 (4.40%) GitLab
9 10 (4.00%) Gradle
10 9 (3.60%) JIRA
11 8 (3.20%) GoCD
11 8 (3.20%) Travis CI
12 7 (2.80%) JUnit
13 5 (2.00%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.00%) Hudson
13 5 (2.00%) Mockito
13 5 (2.00%) Selenium
14 4 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 57 (22.80%) Finance
2 41 (16.40%) Telecoms
3 29 (11.60%) Marketing
4 21 (8.40%) Electronics
5 19 (7.60%) Manufacturing
6 18 (7.20%) Law
6 18 (7.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (4.40%) Publishing
8 3 (1.20%) Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Games
8 3 (1.20%) Retail
9 2 (0.80%) Advertising
9 2 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 149 (59.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
3 39 (15.60%) Developer
4 34 (13.60%) AWS DevOps
5 31 (12.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 28 (11.20%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
7 25 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 25 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
7 25 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 24 (9.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 24 (9.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 20 (8.00%) AWS Developer
10 18 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (7.20%) Platform Engineer
11 17 (6.80%) Lead Developer
12 15 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
13 13 (5.20%) Digital Developer
14 12 (4.80%) Lead DevOps
14 12 (4.80%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.60%) Node.js
2 46 (18.40%) Elastic Stack
3 36 (14.40%) .NET
4 33 (13.20%) Web Services
5 30 (12.00%) .NET Core
5 30 (12.00%) Aurelia
5 30 (12.00%) Lambda Expressions
6 15 (6.00%) LEMP Stack
7 14 (5.60%) AngularJS
8 13 (5.20%) JSON
8 13 (5.20%) RESTful
9 12 (4.80%) Spring
10 11 (4.40%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (4.40%) J2EE
10 11 (4.40%) JMS
10 11 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (4.40%) Spring Boot
11 10 (4.00%) Sensu
12 9 (3.60%) LAMP
13 8 (3.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.80%) Fintech
3 7 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.00%) PMI
4 5 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.60%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.60%) PKI
6 2 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 173 (69.20%) Linux
2 45 (18.00%) Windows
3 28 (11.20%) Unix
4 26 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (8.80%) CentOS
6 21 (8.40%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.00%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.20%) Debian
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.80%) VMS
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (74.80%) DevOps
2 125 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (38.80%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (30.80%) Configuration Management
5 56 (22.40%) Unit Testing
6 43 (17.20%) Software Engineering
7 41 (16.40%) TDD
8 39 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
10 35 (14.00%) E-Commerce
11 31 (12.40%) Auto-Scaling
12 26 (10.40%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (10.40%) Open Source
13 22 (8.80%) Product Management
13 22 (8.80%) Scrum
14 19 (7.60%) Programme Management
15 18 (7.20%) Mentoring
16 15 (6.00%) Content Management
16 15 (6.00%) Continuous Deployment
16 15 (6.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.80%) Python
2 107 (42.80%) Ruby
3 73 (29.20%) Java
4 68 (27.20%) Bash Shell
5 56 (22.40%) C#
6 46 (18.40%) JavaScript
7 31 (12.40%) Go
8 30 (12.00%) ES6
9 23 (9.20%) PowerShell
10 22 (8.80%) SQL
11 17 (6.80%) Perl
12 12 (4.80%) PHP
12 12 (4.80%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.60%) Groovy
14 3 (1.20%) C++
14 3 (1.20%) Scala
15 1 (0.40%) Jython
Qualifications
1 23 (9.20%) Degree
2 19 (7.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (6.40%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.20%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.40%) GCP
System Software
1 168 (67.20%) Docker
2 31 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.40%) Xen
4 8 (3.20%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.20%) LXC
6 2 (0.80%) KVM
6 2 (0.80%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.40%) Corosync
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.40%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) PowerDNS
7 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 196 (78.40%) Terraform
2 124 (49.60%) Puppet
3 123 (49.20%) Ansible
4 121 (48.40%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (23.60%) Kubernetes
6 45 (18.00%) Kibana
6 45 (18.00%) logstash
7 29 (11.60%) Grafana
8 22 (8.80%) Salt
9 19 (7.60%) Consul
10 18 (7.20%) Nagios
11 15 (6.00%) StatsD
11 15 (6.00%) ZABBIX
12 14 (5.60%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (4.40%) Mesos
14 9 (3.60%) HAProxy
15 8 (3.20%) Graphite
16 7 (2.80%) Graylog
17 6 (2.40%) Rancher
18 4 (1.60%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 53 (21.20%) VMware
2 36 (14.40%) Google
3 25 (10.00%) New Relic
3 25 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 19 (7.60%) SAP
5 15 (6.00%) SaltStack
6 10 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.20%) Cisco
8 7 (2.80%) Splunk
9 6 (2.40%) Oracle
10 5 (2.00%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.60%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.60%) CA
12 2 (0.80%) Capita
12 2 (0.80%) IBM
13 1 (0.40%) HP
13 1 (0.40%) Palo Alto
13 1 (0.40%) Percona
13 1 (0.40%) Perforce
13 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow