The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 146 122 135
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.24% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 1.41% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +1.90%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
438 426 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.75% 22.82% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 343 381 515
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Apache
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
2 11 (78.57%) Sun
2 11 (78.57%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
4 8 (57.14%) SSL
4 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) PKI
5 7 (50.00%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) Clustering
6 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (42.86%) Publishing
6 6 (42.86%) Migration
6 6 (42.86%) LAMP
6 6 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (42.86%) CMDB
6 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (21.43%) MindAlign
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SSL
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) IMAP
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (21.43%) S/MIME
3 3 (21.43%) SMTP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) DB2
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) Publishing
4 3 (21.43%) Back Office
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 2 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Web Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) LAMP
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (57.14%) PKI
3 6 (42.86%) Clustering
3 6 (42.86%) CMDB
3 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Solaris
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Presales
2 6 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 6 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 3 (21.43%) People Management
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware
2 3 (21.43%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle ZFS
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Sun
2 6 (42.86%) CA
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Proofpoint