The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 186 218 210
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -8
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 41 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.073% 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
SUSE
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1707 1502 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.68% 27.34% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1230 1464
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SUSE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Berkshire

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SUSE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 19 £41,250 -17.50%
Windsor - 17 £57,500 -
Slough +8 2 £57,500 +4.54%
Maidenhead -14 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 - 1
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE.

1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (75.41%) Red Hat
3 29 (47.54%) VMware
3 29 (47.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (40.98%) CentOS
5 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
6 18 (29.51%) EMC
6 18 (29.51%) SAN
7 17 (27.87%) Debian
7 17 (27.87%) Cisco
8 16 (26.23%) Ubuntu
9 15 (24.59%) Puppet
9 15 (24.59%) Windows
9 15 (24.59%) ITIL
9 15 (24.59%) Service Management
9 15 (24.59%) Nagios
9 15 (24.59%) Remedy
9 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
9 15 (24.59%) SLA
10 13 (21.31%) DNS
10 13 (21.31%) Windows 7
11 11 (18.03%) HP
12 10 (16.39%) Linux+ Certification
12 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (16.39%) Thin Client
12 10 (16.39%) Citrix
12 10 (16.39%) CCA
12 10 (16.39%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (16.39%) MCSE
12 10 (16.39%) Perl

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.20%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
2 18 (29.51%) SAN
3 13 (21.31%) DNS
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) DB2
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (4.92%) French Language
2 1 (1.64%) German Language
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Administrator
2 15 (24.59%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (18.03%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix Specialist
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Help Desk Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (11.48%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (9.84%) Network Administrator
7 6 (9.84%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.92%) Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Support Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Thin Client
1 10 (16.39%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.56%) Replication
3 3 (4.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (47.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (40.98%) CentOS
4 17 (27.87%) Debian
5 16 (26.23%) Ubuntu
6 15 (24.59%) Windows
7 13 (21.31%) Windows 7
8 7 (11.48%) UNIX
9 5 (8.20%) Solaris
10 4 (6.56%) AIX
10 4 (6.56%) HPUX
11 3 (4.92%) FreeBSD
12 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
1 15 (24.59%) Service Management
1 15 (24.59%) ITIL
2 4 (6.56%) DevOps
3 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
3 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.64%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (1.64%) Data Management
4 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) Perl
1 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
2 4 (6.56%) PHP
3 3 (4.92%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) MCSE
1 10 (16.39%) CCA
1 10 (16.39%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (16.39%) Linux+ Certification
1 10 (16.39%) CCEE
2 3 (4.92%) RHCE
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft App-V
1 10 (16.39%) IAG
1 10 (16.39%) UAG
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Xen
4 1 (1.64%) KVM
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) Nagios
1 15 (24.59%) Puppet
2 10 (16.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (75.41%) Red Hat
2 29 (47.54%) VMware
3 18 (29.51%) EMC
4 17 (27.87%) Cisco
5 15 (24.59%) Remedy
6 11 (18.03%) HP
7 10 (16.39%) AppSense
7 10 (16.39%) Citrix
8 3 (4.92%) Hitachi
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.92%) Sun
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle
9 2 (3.28%) Sybase
9 2 (3.28%) Tripwire
9 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago