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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 176 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +9
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 47 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.071% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.76% 0.25% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 34 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
1702 1599 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.78% 28.39% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1287 1489
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +15 23 £22,000 -58.09%
Windsor - 19 £57,500 -
Slough +2 2 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Maidenhead -14 2 £57,500 +9.52%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (73.91%) Red Hat
3 35 (50.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (44.93%) CentOS
5 30 (43.48%) VMware
6 26 (37.68%) TCP/IP
7 23 (33.33%) Debian
8 22 (31.88%) Ubuntu
9 21 (30.43%) Windows
10 20 (28.99%) EMC
10 20 (28.99%) SAN
11 19 (27.54%) Cisco
11 19 (27.54%) Windows 7
12 18 (26.09%) Configuration Management
13 17 (24.64%) Nagios
13 17 (24.64%) Remedy
13 17 (24.64%) SLA
13 17 (24.64%) Service Management
13 17 (24.64%) ITIL
13 17 (24.64%) Puppet
14 12 (17.39%) DNS
15 11 (15.94%) HP
16 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (14.49%) Thin Client
16 10 (14.49%) Linux+ Certification
16 10 (14.49%) MCSE
16 10 (14.49%) Citrix
16 10 (14.49%) CCA
16 10 (14.49%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (14.49%) SCCM

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (5.80%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.68%) TCP/IP
2 20 (28.99%) SAN
3 12 (17.39%) DNS
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (4.35%) French Language
2 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) German Language
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Support Engineer
1 21 (30.43%) Administrator
2 14 (20.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (14.49%) Citrix Specialist
3 10 (14.49%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (10.14%) Network Administrator
5 7 (10.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.25%) IT Support
6 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) LAMP
3 1 (1.45%) J2EE
3 1 (1.45%) Java EE
3 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Thin Client
1 10 (14.49%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.80%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (50.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (44.93%) CentOS
4 23 (33.33%) Debian
5 22 (31.88%) Ubuntu
6 21 (30.43%) Windows
7 19 (27.54%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.14%) UNIX
9 4 (5.80%) AIX
9 4 (5.80%) HPUX
9 4 (5.80%) Solaris
10 3 (4.35%) FreeBSD
11 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 17 (24.64%) Service Management
2 17 (24.64%) ITIL
3 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
3 4 (5.80%) DevOps
4 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.45%) OOD
5 1 (1.45%) UML
5 1 (1.45%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.45%) Multithreading
5 1 (1.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.45%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (1.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
1 9 (13.04%) Perl
2 4 (5.80%) PHP
3 3 (4.35%) Python
3 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (14.49%) Linux+ Certification
1 10 (14.49%) MCSE
1 10 (14.49%) CCA
1 10 (14.49%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (14.49%) CCEE
2 3 (4.35%) RHCE
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) IAG
1 10 (14.49%) UAG
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) Nagios
1 17 (24.64%) Puppet
2 10 (14.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 30 (43.48%) VMware
3 20 (28.99%) EMC
4 19 (27.54%) Cisco
5 17 (24.64%) Remedy
6 11 (15.94%) HP
7 10 (14.49%) Citrix
7 10 (14.49%) AppSense
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.35%) Sun
8 3 (4.35%) Hitachi
9 2 (2.90%) Tripwire
9 2 (2.90%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle
9 2 (2.90%) Sybase
Slough
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago