The median annual salary for a Automation Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 56 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.31% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -15.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Farnborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 316 350 201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 97.83% 98.87% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 258 299 180
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer in Farnborough

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Automation Engineer in Farnborough

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago