The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
SUSE
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 35 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.97% 23.65% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 31
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,900 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SUSE
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the Belfast region.

SUSE Salary Trend in Belfast