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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 204 194 202
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 14 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.11% 1.21% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 20
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.79%
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
1259 1568 1541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.87% 28.60% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1202 1280
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -13 10 £47,500 +35.71%
Slough - 4 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 4 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 4 £42,500 -
Newbury - 4 £42,500 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 36 (85.71%) Linux
2 30 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 27 (64.29%) EMC
4 23 (54.76%) HPUX
4 23 (54.76%) UNIX
5 22 (52.38%) AIX
6 20 (47.62%) Oracle
6 20 (47.62%) Sybase
7 19 (45.24%) DB2
8 18 (42.86%) Solaris
9 15 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
10 14 (33.33%) Debian
11 13 (30.95%) HP
11 13 (30.95%) Degree
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (28.57%) Time Management
12 12 (28.57%) Data Management
13 11 (26.19%) SAN
13 11 (26.19%) Replication
13 11 (26.19%) Firewall
13 11 (26.19%) SLA
14 10 (23.81%) Windows
14 10 (23.81%) VMware
14 10 (23.81%) IBM
14 10 (23.81%) Symantec
15 9 (21.43%) MySQL
15 9 (21.43%) German Language
16 8 (19.05%) CentOS
16 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
16 8 (19.05%) Nagios

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) nginx
2 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) SAN
1 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) SSL
4 3 (7.14%) LDAP
4 3 (7.14%) SMTP
4 3 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) DB2
2 9 (21.43%) MySQL
3 6 (14.29%) MaxDB
3 6 (14.29%) Informix
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (21.43%) German Language
2 5 (11.90%) French Language
3 4 (9.52%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.76%) Italian Language
4 2 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (19.05%) Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) UNIX Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) J2EE
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Replication
2 7 (16.67%) Celerra
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Linux
2 23 (54.76%) UNIX
2 23 (54.76%) HPUX
3 22 (52.38%) AIX
4 18 (42.86%) Solaris
5 14 (33.33%) Debian
6 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (23.81%) Windows
8 8 (19.05%) CentOS
9 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
9 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Data Management
1 12 (28.57%) Time Management
2 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) ITSM
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.38%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.38%) UML
8 1 (2.38%) OOD
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Perl
1 3 (7.14%) Python
1 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.76%) C
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Squid
1 3 (7.14%) qmail
2 2 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (19.05%) Nagios
3 6 (14.29%) ARCserve
3 6 (14.29%) Legato
3 6 (14.29%) Puppet
3 6 (14.29%) SnapMirror
3 6 (14.29%) SnapVault
4 3 (7.14%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.38%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 27 (64.29%) EMC
3 20 (47.62%) Oracle
3 20 (47.62%) Sybase
4 13 (30.95%) HP
5 10 (23.81%) Symantec
5 10 (23.81%) VMware
5 10 (23.81%) IBM
6 8 (19.05%) Veritas
7 6 (14.29%) Lotus
7 6 (14.29%) NetApp
7 6 (14.29%) Sun
7 6 (14.29%) SAP
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco
8 5 (11.90%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.38%) Facebook