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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 196 182 224
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +42
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 12 44 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.75% 0.055%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 2.62% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £22,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -13.50%
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
1265 1677 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.16% 28.62% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1217 1224
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -2 11 £45,000 +38.46%
Bracknell +22 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Maidenhead +14 3 £42,500 -26.08%
Slough -2 3 £42,500 -26.08%
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) Red Hat
3 16 (51.61%) EMC
4 15 (48.39%) UNIX
5 13 (41.94%) Solaris
6 12 (38.71%) AIX
6 12 (38.71%) HPUX
6 12 (38.71%) MySQL
6 12 (38.71%) Oracle
6 12 (38.71%) Sybase
6 12 (38.71%) DB2
6 12 (38.71%) Firewall
7 11 (35.48%) Debian
7 11 (35.48%) Degree
7 11 (35.48%) CentOS
8 10 (32.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (32.26%) Nagios
8 10 (32.26%) Perl
8 10 (32.26%) Python
9 9 (29.03%) Apache
9 9 (29.03%) Time Management
10 8 (25.81%) VMware
10 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
10 8 (25.81%) Windows
11 7 (22.58%) DNS
11 7 (22.58%) SLA
11 7 (22.58%) Veritas
11 7 (22.58%) Replication
11 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (19.35%) ZABBIX

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 6 (19.35%) nginx
3 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
3 6 (19.35%) JBoss
3 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
4 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) LDAP
4 5 (16.13%) SMTP
4 5 (16.13%) HTTP
4 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) SSL
6 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MySQL
1 12 (38.71%) DB2
2 6 (19.35%) Informix
2 6 (19.35%) MaxDB
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (12.90%) German Language
2 1 (3.23%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.23%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) UNIX Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SOAP
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Replication
2 6 (19.35%) Celerra
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Derivative
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) UNIX
3 13 (41.94%) Solaris
4 12 (38.71%) AIX
4 12 (38.71%) HPUX
5 11 (35.48%) Debian
5 11 (35.48%) CentOS
6 8 (25.81%) Windows
7 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (19.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Time Management
2 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) Data Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Perl
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) C
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Squid
1 6 (19.35%) qmail
2 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 10 (32.26%) Nagios
2 6 (19.35%) ARCserve
2 6 (19.35%) SnapMirror
2 6 (19.35%) SnapVault
2 6 (19.35%) ZABBIX
2 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Legato
3 2 (6.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Red Hat
2 16 (51.61%) EMC
3 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 12 (38.71%) Sybase
4 8 (25.81%) VMware
5 7 (22.58%) Veritas
6 6 (19.35%) Lotus
6 6 (19.35%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) NetApp
6 6 (19.35%) SAP
7 5 (16.13%) IBM
7 5 (16.13%) Symantec
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) Intel
9 2 (6.45%) Sophos
9 2 (6.45%) Websense
10 1 (3.23%) Hitachi
10 1 (3.23%) Sun