Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 64 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 1.72% 2.87% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.97% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 8
Farnborough median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -31.71% +46.43%
10th Percentile £31,750 £26,500 £37,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £49,250 £75,000
Hampshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +25.00% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Farnborough
Permanent vacancies in Farnborough with a recognized job title 682 674 596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 96.56% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 475 542 491
Farnborough median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,100 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Farnborough.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Farnborough

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 9 (75.00%) OpenStack
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 5 (41.67%) Docker
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Terraform
6 3 (25.00%) vCloud
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (25.00%) Ivanti
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) RDBMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) vCloud
3 2 (16.67%) VMware NSX
3 2 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Terraform
3 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Ivanti
4 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft