The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £45,000 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.

Linux Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 150 152
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 26 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.86% 1.07% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.10% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 47
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Hampshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Hampshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Hampshire

Linux 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 Linux 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
Farnborough +9 6 £35,000 - 1
Fleet +3 6 £55,000 +46.66%
Fareham - 4 £35,000 -
Basingstoke +9 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Havant - 2 £38,750 -
Southampton +4 1 £38,500 -18.94%
Portsmouth -15 1 £40,000 +19.40%
Linux Engineer
South East

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

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

1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 33 (45.83%) Unix
3 33 (45.83%) VMware
4 32 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 31 (43.06%) Perl
6 27 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 26 (36.11%) Apache
7 26 (36.11%) Finance
8 25 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (33.33%) DNS
10 22 (30.56%) MySQL
11 21 (29.17%) Tomcat
11 21 (29.17%) DHCP
11 21 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 21 (29.17%) Red Hat Satellite
12 20 (27.78%) SSL
12 20 (27.78%) Nagios
12 20 (27.78%) LDAP
13 19 (26.39%) JBoss
13 19 (26.39%) Open Source
14 18 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (25.00%) PHP
14 18 (25.00%) LAMP
15 17 (23.61%) NetApp
15 17 (23.61%) Python
15 17 (23.61%) POP3
15 17 (23.61%) SMTP
15 17 (23.61%) Problem Management

Linux 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (36.11%) Apache
2 21 (29.17%) Tomcat
3 19 (26.39%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 24 (33.33%) DNS
3 21 (29.17%) DHCP
4 20 (27.78%) LDAP
4 20 (27.78%) SSL
5 17 (23.61%) IMAP
5 17 (23.61%) POP3
5 17 (23.61%) SMTP
6 8 (11.11%) Firewall
7 2 (2.78%) IPsec
7 2 (2.78%) MPLS
7 2 (2.78%) MRTG
7 2 (2.78%) PBX
7 2 (2.78%) SAN
7 2 (2.78%) VLAN
7 2 (2.78%) VoIP
7 2 (2.78%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
2 2 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Automotive
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (4.17%) Java EE
2 3 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) Ajax
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) Phusion Passenger
4 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (45.83%) Unix
3 24 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.28%) Windows
5 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.78%) CentOS
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.39%) AIX
8 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) SUSE
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
2 19 (26.39%) Open Source
3 18 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (23.61%) Problem Management
5 16 (22.22%) Stress Testing
6 15 (20.83%) Security Hardening
7 14 (19.44%) Server Hardening
8 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.67%) BCP
9 12 (16.67%) Change Management
9 12 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (16.67%) ITIL
10 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
10 11 (15.28%) Risk Management
11 10 (13.89%) B2B
11 10 (13.89%) Line Management
11 10 (13.89%) Migration
11 10 (13.89%) Project Management
12 8 (11.11%) Information Security
13 7 (9.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) Perl
3 18 (25.00%) PHP
4 17 (23.61%) Python
5 12 (16.67%) C++
6 11 (15.28%) C
7 9 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 9 (12.50%) Ruby
8 8 (11.11%) SQL
9 3 (4.17%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.78%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.11%) vSphere
3 5 (6.94%) vCloud
4 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.39%) Ceph
6 1 (1.39%) Docker
6 1 (1.39%) GPFS
6 1 (1.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (29.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 20 (27.78%) Nagios
3 4 (5.56%) Puppet
4 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.78%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.78%) WSUS
6 1 (1.39%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.39%) logstash
6 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (45.83%) VMware
2 27 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 17 (23.61%) NetApp
4 10 (13.89%) TOWER Software
5 6 (8.33%) LANDesk
6 4 (5.56%) HP
6 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.17%) Citrix
8 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.78%) Brocade
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle
8 2 (2.78%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.39%) EMC
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Sun
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