The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 129 120 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 3 5 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.25% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 1.20% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 33
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -12.04%
SUSE
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
462 418 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.78% 20.99% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 424 377 499
Average salary £37,500 £36,479 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.79% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SUSE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Birmingham

SUSE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) CA
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago