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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.093% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -7.51%

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
316 381 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.79% 17.75% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 271 333 390
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 23 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Publishing
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) Debian
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Front Office
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) PDM
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) PDM
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Sun