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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 133 131 123
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.38% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 0.65% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
437 465 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.63% 22.92% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 341 427 370
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,479
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Apache
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (94.12%) Perl
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
3 14 (82.35%) Sun
4 13 (76.47%) IBM
4 13 (76.47%) Zachman Framework
4 13 (76.47%) TOGAF
4 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
4 13 (76.47%) Publishing
4 13 (76.47%) Migration
4 13 (76.47%) LAMP
4 13 (76.47%) Clustering
4 13 (76.47%) NetBackup
4 13 (76.47%) Oracle RMAN
4 13 (76.47%) CMDB
4 13 (76.47%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (76.47%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (76.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (76.47%) ISEB
4 13 (76.47%) SAN
4 13 (76.47%) CA
4 13 (76.47%) Veritas
4 13 (76.47%) Unicenter
4 13 (76.47%) Firmware
4 13 (76.47%) AIX

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 17 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) MindAlign
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) IMAP
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (17.65%) S/MIME
3 3 (17.65%) SMTP
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) DB2
1 13 (76.47%) MySQL
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (76.47%) Publishing
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) LAMP
2 3 (17.65%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 13 (76.47%) Clustering
2 13 (76.47%) CMDB
2 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
3 4 (23.53%) PKI
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
2 16 (94.12%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) AIX
3 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (76.47%) Line Management
1 13 (76.47%) Migration
1 13 (76.47%) Performance Analysis
1 13 (76.47%) Presales
1 13 (76.47%) Requirements Analysis
1 13 (76.47%) Service Delivery
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineering
1 13 (76.47%) Technical Architecture
1 13 (76.47%) TOGAF
1 13 (76.47%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Perl
2 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (76.47%) ISEB
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Firmware
2 3 (17.65%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) NetBackup
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle ZFS
1 13 (76.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 13 (76.47%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Sun
2 13 (76.47%) CA
2 13 (76.47%) IBM
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Veritas
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Proofpoint