The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Engineer
Rank 188 194 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.076% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.081% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 3726 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.80% 94.59% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2909 3243 2838
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Hampshire region.

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 6 £51,250 - 1
Havant - 1 £41,000 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) vCloud
5 3 (30.00%) CentOS
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) SUSE
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Nagios
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) SCADA
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) SUSE
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (30.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) AppManager
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Siemens
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago