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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 134 128 137
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.18% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 0.71% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -33.96%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £44,141 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +16.16%
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
401 421 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.10% 22.29% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 334 349 541
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 December 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
3 9 (75.00%) Apache
3 9 (75.00%) Solaris
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (58.33%) PKI
4 7 (58.33%) SSL
5 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (50.00%) Sun
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) Retail
6 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (41.67%) Perl
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) Publishing
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (25.00%) Sendmail
8 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (25.00%) CentOS
8 3 (25.00%) Proofpoint
8 3 (25.00%) Open Source
8 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
8 3 (25.00%) Coaching
8 3 (25.00%) People Management

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 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) MindAlign
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SSL
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) IMAP
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 3 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (25.00%) S/MIME
3 3 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
5 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Back Office
6 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
7 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) PKI
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
3 9 (75.00%) Solaris
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) People Management
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) Proofpoint
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas