The median annual salary for a Automation Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Automation Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 172 197
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.13% 0.44% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.45% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 2
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2927 3365 3692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.73% 97.62% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 2987 3120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer 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 in Hampshire.

Salary trend for Automation Engineer in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -1 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Farnborough +3 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 2 (28.57%) BMC
1 2 (28.57%) CA
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago