Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hashicorp Packer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 877 1099 1268
Rank change year-on-year +222 +169 +71
Permanent jobs citing Packer 319 120 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.064% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.02% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 273 114 31
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £54,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.67% +41.56% -

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 15758 16262 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.77% 8.69% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12923 13142 13660
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 +219 295 £64,500 +3.20% 42
UK excluding London +166 173 £52,500 -3.67% 27
London +57 140 £75,000 +15.38% 17
North of England +87 89 £50,000 -20.00% 14
South East +70 46 £65,000 +20.37% 2
Yorkshire +47 40 £48,750 -25.00% 4
North West +14 33 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Scotland -1 18 £52,500 +50.00% 1
North East - 16 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +19 13 £60,000 +9.09% 5
West Midlands +12 11 £63,750 +15.91% 4
East of England +6 5 £75,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands - 2 £60,000 - 1
South West - 1 £60,000 - 3
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 261 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 254 (79.62%) DevOps
3 250 (78.37%) Terraform
4 233 (73.04%) Linux
5 226 (70.85%) Docker
6 198 (62.07%) Jenkins
7 177 (55.49%) Python
8 170 (53.29%) Puppet
9 169 (52.98%) Opscode Chef
9 169 (52.98%) Ansible
10 159 (49.84%) Ruby
11 148 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
12 117 (36.68%) Configuration Management
13 114 (35.74%) Java
14 111 (34.80%) Continuous Integration
15 97 (30.41%) Kubernetes
16 86 (26.96%) Elasticsearch
17 78 (24.45%) Bash Shell
18 75 (23.51%) Vagrant
19 72 (22.57%) Microsoft Azure
20 64 (20.06%) Firewall
21 62 (19.44%) VMware
21 62 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
22 60 (18.81%) Amazon S3
23 57 (17.87%) Node.js
24 56 (17.55%) Windows
25 55 (17.24%) C#
26 54 (16.93%) NoSQL
27 53 (16.61%) Unit Testing
28 51 (15.99%) Web Services

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 86 (26.96%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 19 (5.96%) nginx
4 17 (5.33%) OpenStack
5 11 (3.45%) Apache
6 6 (1.88%) Jetty
7 4 (1.25%) Confluence
7 4 (1.25%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 261 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (22.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (19.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 60 (18.81%) Amazon S3
5 41 (12.85%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (11.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 36 (11.29%) Serverless
8 32 (10.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 27 (8.46%) SaaS
10 22 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (3.76%) Route 53
12 10 (3.13%) GitHub
12 10 (3.13%) IaaS
13 9 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (1.88%) OpenShift
16 4 (1.25%) Datadog
17 3 (0.94%) Akamai
17 3 (0.94%) CloudFront
17 3 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.06%) Firewall
2 38 (11.91%) VPN
3 15 (4.70%) Internet
4 14 (4.39%) DNS
5 8 (2.51%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.25%) OpenVPN
7 3 (0.94%) SNMP
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.63%) LDAP
8 2 (0.63%) PCoIP
8 2 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.31%) HTTP
9 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.31%) SAN
9 1 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.93%) NoSQL
2 39 (12.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 25 (7.84%) MySQL
4 20 (6.27%) Big Data
5 19 (5.96%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (2.51%) Redis
7 8 (2.51%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.25%) InfluxDB
10 4 (1.25%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 198 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 75 (23.51%) Vagrant
3 49 (15.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 47 (14.73%) Git (software)
5 34 (10.66%) Maven
6 31 (9.72%) Hudson
7 30 (9.40%) TeamCity
8 16 (5.02%) JIRA
9 14 (4.39%) Bitbucket
10 13 (4.08%) Artifactory
11 11 (3.45%) GitLab
11 11 (3.45%) Gradle
12 10 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (3.13%) Travis CI
13 8 (2.51%) GoCD
14 6 (1.88%) JUnit
15 5 (1.57%) Cucumber
15 5 (1.57%) Mockito
15 5 (1.57%) Selenium
15 5 (1.57%) SonarQube
General
1 50 (15.67%) Finance
2 28 (8.78%) Marketing
2 28 (8.78%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.58%) Electronics
4 19 (5.96%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.13%) Publishing
6 6 (1.88%) Law
6 6 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.57%) Banking
7 5 (1.57%) Retail
8 4 (1.25%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 188 (58.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (17.24%) AWS DevOps
3 48 (15.05%) AWS Engineer
4 39 (12.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 39 (12.23%) Developer
5 38 (11.91%) Senior DevOps
5 38 (11.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 35 (10.97%) Linux Engineer
6 35 (10.97%) Senior Developer
7 34 (10.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 34 (10.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 31 (9.72%) Automation Engineer
9 24 (7.52%) AWS Developer
10 23 (7.21%) Lead Developer
11 22 (6.90%) Node.js Developer
12 17 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
13 16 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (4.70%) Cloud Engineer
14 15 (4.70%) Elasticsearch Developer
14 15 (4.70%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (17.87%) Node.js
2 51 (15.99%) Elastic Stack
2 51 (15.99%) Web Services
3 36 (11.29%) .NET
4 27 (8.46%) .NET Core
4 27 (8.46%) Aurelia
4 27 (8.46%) Lambda Expressions
5 14 (4.39%) AngularJS
5 14 (4.39%) LEMP Stack
6 11 (3.45%) JSON
6 11 (3.45%) RESTful
6 11 (3.45%) Spring
7 10 (3.13%) J2EE
7 10 (3.13%) JMS
7 10 (3.13%) Sensu
7 10 (3.13%) Spring Boot
8 9 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.51%) Apache Flex
9 8 (2.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.70%) Fintech
3 10 (3.13%) PMI
4 8 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.88%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.94%) PKI
9 2 (0.63%) Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) Replication
10 1 (0.31%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.31%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 233 (73.04%) Linux
2 56 (17.55%) Windows
3 40 (12.54%) Unix
4 36 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (9.72%) CentOS
6 29 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.19%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.88%) DC/OS
8 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.57%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.94%) Debian
11 2 (0.63%) VMS
11 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (79.62%) DevOps
2 148 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (36.68%) Configuration Management
4 111 (34.80%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (16.61%) Unit Testing
6 43 (13.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 41 (12.85%) Software Engineering
8 38 (11.91%) Open Source
9 37 (11.60%) TDD
10 33 (10.34%) E-Commerce
11 31 (9.72%) Continuous Deployment
12 30 (9.40%) Mentoring
13 28 (8.78%) Auto-Scaling
14 27 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (8.46%) Product Management
15 25 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
16 24 (7.52%) Scrum
17 19 (5.96%) Programme Management
18 14 (4.39%) Kanban
19 12 (3.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 177 (55.49%) Python
2 159 (49.84%) Ruby
3 114 (35.74%) Java
4 78 (24.45%) Bash Shell
5 55 (17.24%) C#
6 41 (12.85%) JavaScript
7 33 (10.34%) Go
8 27 (8.46%) ES6
8 27 (8.46%) PowerShell
9 26 (8.15%) Perl
9 26 (8.15%) SQL
10 18 (5.64%) PHP
11 17 (5.33%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.57%) C++
13 4 (1.25%) Groovy
14 2 (0.63%) Scala
14 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.31%) C
15 1 (0.31%) Jython
Qualifications
1 27 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.90%) Degree
3 18 (5.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 10 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.94%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.63%) MCSE
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.31%) RHCE
7 1 (0.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.76%) GCP
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 226 (70.85%) Docker
2 36 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.96%) Xen
4 10 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.19%) LXC
6 4 (1.25%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.94%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.63%) Corosync
8 2 (0.63%) KVM
8 2 (0.63%) NFS
8 2 (0.63%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 250 (78.37%) Terraform
2 170 (53.29%) Puppet
3 169 (52.98%) Ansible
3 169 (52.98%) Opscode Chef
4 97 (30.41%) Kubernetes
5 44 (13.79%) Kibana
6 42 (13.17%) logstash
7 41 (12.85%) Docker Swarm
8 35 (10.97%) Consul
9 34 (10.66%) Grafana
10 26 (8.15%) Salt
11 22 (6.90%) Nagios
12 16 (5.02%) StatsD
13 14 (4.39%) ZABBIX
14 8 (2.51%) HAProxy
15 7 (2.19%) Graphite
15 7 (2.19%) Graylog
15 7 (2.19%) Mesos
16 4 (1.25%) Prometheus
16 4 (1.25%) yum
Vendors
1 62 (19.44%) VMware
2 45 (14.11%) Google
3 29 (9.09%) New Relic
4 27 (8.46%) Red Hat
5 23 (7.21%) SaltStack
6 20 (6.27%) Microsoft
7 19 (5.96%) SAP
8 11 (3.45%) Splunk
9 10 (3.13%) Oracle
10 9 (2.82%) Cisco
11 7 (2.19%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.57%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.25%) Capita
14 3 (0.94%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.94%) CA
15 2 (0.63%) Percona
16 1 (0.31%) HP
16 1 (0.31%) IBM
16 1 (0.31%) Palo Alto
16 1 (0.31%) Perforce