Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 838 1075 1241
Rank change year-on-year +237 +166 +71
Permanent jobs citing Packer 339 104 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.060% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.22% 0.70% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 291 91 37
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,300
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.11% +22.14%

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 15,302 14,888 16,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.82% 8.53% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,476 12,055 13,363
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +4.88%

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 22 January 2018.

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 January 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 +222 310 £62,500 - 49
UK excluding London +144 184 £52,500 +10.53% 23
London +79 149 £75,000 +15.38% 28
North of England +76 98 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Yorkshire +72 48 £50,000 -23.08% 2
North West +21 38 £52,500 +10.53% 5
South East +37 35 £63,000 +16.67% 10
Scotland -15 22 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Midlands +23 18 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Midlands +17 14 £67,500 +22.73% 1
North East -5 12 £50,000 -
South West - 9 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £65,000 -
East of England +3 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 288 (84.96%) DevOps
2 285 (84.07%) Amazon AWS
3 252 (74.34%) Terraform
4 243 (71.68%) Linux
5 227 (66.96%) Docker
6 218 (64.31%) Jenkins
7 203 (59.88%) Ansible
8 184 (54.28%) Opscode Chef
8 184 (54.28%) Python
9 182 (53.69%) Puppet
10 164 (48.38%) Ruby
11 148 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
12 135 (39.82%) Configuration Management
13 122 (35.99%) Kubernetes
14 112 (33.04%) Java
14 112 (33.04%) Continuous Integration
15 96 (28.32%) Vagrant
16 95 (28.02%) Microsoft Azure
17 94 (27.73%) AWS CloudFormation
18 71 (20.94%) Bash Shell
19 70 (20.65%) Elasticsearch
20 68 (20.06%) Firewall
21 67 (19.76%) Node.js
22 66 (19.47%) VMware
22 66 (19.47%) Amazon S3
23 64 (18.88%) Web Services
24 62 (18.29%) Elastic Stack
25 56 (16.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 53 (15.63%) Open Source
27 50 (14.75%) 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 70 (20.65%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.01%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.72%) nginx
4 11 (3.24%) OpenStack
5 9 (2.65%) Apache
6 6 (1.77%) Jetty
7 5 (1.47%) Confluence
8 3 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.59%) CMS
10 1 (0.29%) Drupal
10 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 285 (84.07%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (28.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (27.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 66 (19.47%) Amazon S3
5 47 (13.86%) Amazon EC2
6 39 (11.50%) Serverless
7 32 (9.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 19 (5.60%) Route 53
10 17 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (4.42%) GitHub
12 13 (3.83%) SaaS
13 12 (3.54%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (2.65%) Datadog
15 9 (2.65%) IaaS
15 9 (2.65%) Slack
16 5 (1.47%) OpenShift
16 5 (1.47%) PaaS
17 4 (1.18%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 68 (20.06%) Firewall
2 42 (12.39%) VPN
3 14 (4.13%) Internet
4 7 (2.06%) DNS
5 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.59%) DMZ
6 2 (0.59%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.29%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) SNMP
7 1 (0.29%) VLAN
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.45%) NoSQL
2 42 (12.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 21 (6.19%) MySQL
4 19 (5.60%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.01%) Big Data
6 14 (4.13%) SQL Server
7 13 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.83%) Redis
8 12 (3.54%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.24%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.06%) InfluxDB
12 6 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.77%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 218 (64.31%) Jenkins
2 96 (28.32%) Vagrant
3 56 (16.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 45 (13.27%) Git (software)
5 39 (11.50%) Hudson
6 34 (10.03%) Maven
7 31 (9.14%) TeamCity
8 17 (5.01%) JIRA
9 16 (4.72%) Bitbucket
10 15 (4.42%) Gradle
11 14 (4.13%) SonarQube
12 13 (3.83%) Travis CI
13 12 (3.54%) Artifactory
14 11 (3.24%) GoCD
15 8 (2.36%) Gerrit
16 7 (2.06%) GitLab
16 7 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
17 6 (1.77%) Visual Studio
18 4 (1.18%) Ant
19 2 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 38 (11.21%) Finance
2 16 (4.72%) Banking
3 13 (3.83%) Marketing
3 13 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.36%) Electronics
4 8 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.47%) Law
6 4 (1.18%) Games
7 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.88%) Retail
8 2 (0.59%) Advertising
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (62.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 75 (22.12%) AWS DevOps
3 66 (19.47%) AWS Engineer
4 59 (17.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 44 (12.98%) Linux Engineer
6 43 (12.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 43 (12.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 43 (12.68%) Senior DevOps
6 43 (12.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 40 (11.80%) Developer
8 33 (9.73%) Senior Developer
9 24 (7.08%) Lead Developer
10 22 (6.49%) Architect
10 22 (6.49%) Automation Engineer
10 22 (6.49%) AWS Developer
10 22 (6.49%) Node.js Developer
11 20 (5.90%) Elasticsearch Developer
12 16 (4.72%) Cloud Architect
12 16 (4.72%) Consultant
13 15 (4.42%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (19.76%) Node.js
2 64 (18.88%) Web Services
3 62 (18.29%) Elastic Stack
4 38 (11.21%) .NET
5 27 (7.96%) .NET Core
5 27 (7.96%) Aurelia
5 27 (7.96%) Lambda Expressions
6 11 (3.24%) Sensu
7 10 (2.95%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.95%) LEMP Stack
8 8 (2.36%) Apache Flex
8 8 (2.36%) Kafka
8 8 (2.36%) Redux
9 7 (2.06%) Spring
10 6 (1.77%) JSON
10 6 (1.77%) RESTful
10 6 (1.77%) Servlets
11 5 (1.47%) J2EE
11 5 (1.47%) LAMP
11 5 (1.47%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.49%) Public Cloud
2 18 (5.31%) Fintech
3 17 (5.01%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.01%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (2.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (2.95%) PMI
5 8 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.88%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.88%) Replication
8 2 (0.59%) Clustering
8 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.59%) PKI
8 2 (0.59%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 243 (71.68%) Linux
2 41 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (11.80%) Unix
3 40 (11.80%) Windows
4 36 (10.62%) CentOS
5 35 (10.32%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.65%) CoreOS
6 9 (2.65%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.47%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.29%) Debian
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (84.96%) DevOps
2 148 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (39.82%) Configuration Management
4 112 (33.04%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (15.63%) Open Source
6 47 (13.86%) Continuous Deployment
7 40 (11.80%) Unit Testing
8 37 (10.91%) Mentoring
9 33 (9.73%) TDD
10 31 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 30 (8.85%) Software Engineering
12 29 (8.55%) Auto-Scaling
13 27 (7.96%) Product Management
13 27 (7.96%) Scrum
14 25 (7.37%) E-Commerce
15 17 (5.01%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 16 (4.72%) Kanban
17 13 (3.83%) SDLC
18 12 (3.54%) Digital Marketing
19 11 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 184 (54.28%) Python
2 164 (48.38%) Ruby
3 112 (33.04%) Java
4 71 (20.94%) Bash Shell
5 45 (13.27%) C#
6 35 (10.32%) JavaScript
7 28 (8.26%) Go
8 27 (7.96%) ES6
9 23 (6.78%) Perl
10 22 (6.49%) PowerShell
11 21 (6.19%) PHP
12 18 (5.31%) SQL
13 16 (4.72%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.18%) C++
14 4 (1.18%) Groovy
14 4 (1.18%) Scala
15 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.59%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.29%) C
16 1 (0.29%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.01%) Degree
3 16 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.95%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.59%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.59%) MCSE
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) RHCE
7 1 (0.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) GCP
2 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.59%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 227 (66.96%) Docker
2 41 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.13%) LXC
4 11 (3.24%) Xen
5 10 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (2.95%) VirtualBox
6 6 (1.77%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.59%) Corosync
8 2 (0.59%) NFS
8 2 (0.59%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.29%) HDFS
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.29%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 252 (74.34%) Terraform
2 203 (59.88%) Ansible
3 184 (54.28%) Opscode Chef
4 182 (53.69%) Puppet
5 122 (35.99%) Kubernetes
6 50 (14.75%) Docker Swarm
7 45 (13.27%) Kibana
8 43 (12.68%) logstash
9 34 (10.03%) Consul
10 33 (9.73%) Salt
11 23 (6.78%) Nagios
12 21 (6.19%) Grafana
13 12 (3.54%) ZABBIX
14 9 (2.65%) StatsD
15 5 (1.47%) Graylog
16 4 (1.18%) HAProxy
17 3 (0.88%) Graphite
17 3 (0.88%) yum
18 2 (0.59%) Check_MK
18 2 (0.59%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 66 (19.47%) VMware
2 41 (12.09%) Google
3 39 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 34 (10.03%) SaltStack
5 27 (7.96%) Red Hat
6 21 (6.19%) New Relic
7 19 (5.60%) Oracle
8 14 (4.13%) Splunk
9 8 (2.36%) SAP
10 7 (2.06%) Cisco
10 7 (2.06%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.18%) Capita
12 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.59%) hybris
13 2 (0.59%) Percona
14 1 (0.29%) Cloudera
14 1 (0.29%) Hortonworks
14 1 (0.29%) MapR
14 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.29%) Talend