The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 2.03% - 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 15
Median salary £46,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 - £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 288 353 225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 97.63% 98.88% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 241 307 200
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Farnborough

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Farnborough

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Farnborough over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Farnborough

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Linux 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 Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) vSphere
5 6 (50.00%) LANDesk
5 6 (50.00%) Time Management
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) vCloud
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (25.00%) Ruby
8 3 (25.00%) Perl
8 3 (25.00%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) CCNA
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (16.67%) SLA
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
9 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
9 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 2 (16.67%) Puppet

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) vSphere
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco