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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 127 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 1 0 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.048% - 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% - 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 33
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £44,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-4.95% -6.38%
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
373 441 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.04% 24.38% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 401 400
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Online Security
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Online Security
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) CommVault
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas
1 1 (25.00%) VMware