The median annual salary for a Linux Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 157 184 183
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 5 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 11
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -25.55%  
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 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 2865 3313 3668
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.89% 97.58% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2427 2952 3102
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support Engineer in Hampshire

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Support Engineer in Hampshire

Linux Support 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 Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 - 5 £35,000 -
Linux Support Engineer
South East

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) vSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 5 (55.56%) vCloud
5 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) PBX
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 2 (22.22%) CCNA
7 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
7 2 (22.22%) Nagios
7 2 (22.22%) MPLS
7 2 (22.22%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) IPsec
7 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) IPsec
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) MRTG
2 2 (22.22%) PBX
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Time Management
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) LANDesk
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) ProCurve
3 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat