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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 206 199 154
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -45
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 24 32 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.54% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 2.02% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 60
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
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
1383 1587 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.90% 27.03% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1258 1318
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -26 16 £47,500 +35.71% 1
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 38 (84.44%) Linux
2 35 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 28 (62.22%) HPUX
3 28 (62.22%) UNIX
4 27 (60.00%) AIX
5 26 (57.78%) Oracle
6 25 (55.56%) DB2
6 25 (55.56%) EMC
7 22 (48.89%) Sybase
8 21 (46.67%) Solaris
9 20 (44.44%) Debian
9 20 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
10 18 (40.00%) Data Management
11 17 (37.78%) HP
12 15 (33.33%) IBM
12 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
13 14 (31.11%) Symantec
13 14 (31.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (28.89%) Windows
15 12 (26.67%) Degree
16 11 (24.44%) Time Management
17 10 (22.22%) Replication
17 10 (22.22%) Firewall
18 9 (20.00%) German Language
18 9 (20.00%) DNS
19 8 (17.78%) SAN
20 7 (15.56%) SLA
20 7 (15.56%) Veritas
20 7 (15.56%) Ubuntu
20 7 (15.56%) CentOS

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 9 (20.00%) DNS
4 8 (17.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) BGP
5 1 (2.22%) SCCP
5 1 (2.22%) H.323
5 1 (2.22%) ISDN
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) PSTN
5 1 (2.22%) WLAN
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) IPsec
5 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) Informix
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) MaxDB
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) German Language
2 5 (11.11%) French Language
3 4 (8.89%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.44%) Italian Language
4 2 (4.44%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.89%) UNIX Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) UNIX Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Support Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) AIX Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) J2EE
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
1 1 (2.22%) Java EE
1 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Replication
2 6 (13.33%) Celerra
3 5 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Linux
2 28 (62.22%) UNIX
2 28 (62.22%) HPUX
3 27 (60.00%) AIX
4 21 (46.67%) Solaris
5 20 (44.44%) Debian
6 14 (31.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (28.89%) Windows
8 7 (15.56%) Ubuntu
8 7 (15.56%) CentOS
8 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Data Management
2 11 (24.44%) Time Management
3 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) ITSM
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.22%) UML
6 1 (2.22%) OOD
6 1 (2.22%) Service Management
6 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Web Development
6 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.44%) C
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (11.11%) Legato
2 5 (11.11%) ARCserve
3 2 (4.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 26 (57.78%) Oracle
3 25 (55.56%) EMC
4 22 (48.89%) Sybase
5 17 (37.78%) HP
6 15 (33.33%) IBM
7 14 (31.11%) Symantec
8 7 (15.56%) Veritas
9 6 (13.33%) Sun
9 6 (13.33%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) SAP
10 5 (11.11%) Lotus
10 5 (11.11%) Hitachi
10 5 (11.11%) NetApp
11 3 (6.67%) Cisco
12 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.22%) Citrix
13 1 (2.22%) CA
13 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
13 1 (2.22%) Splunk