The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 329 324 323
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.025% 0.054%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.062% 0.091% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £21,600 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £22,400 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £48,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-9.89% +18.51%
SUSE
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3206 3312 3526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.91% 27.34% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 2968 3273
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SUSE
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the City of London region.

SUSE Salary Trend in the City of London

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Cygwin
3 1 (33.33%) sed
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) sed
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas