The median annual salary for a Linux Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 50 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 1.59% - 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% - 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Median salary £35,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.47% -20.23%  

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 309 348 197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 98.10% 98.86% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 255 297 176
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support Engineer in Farnborough

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Linux Support Engineer in Farnborough

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Linux Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) vCloud
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
4 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (14.29%) GitHub
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

Linux Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) vCloud
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat