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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 291 354 313
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -41
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 14 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.015% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.56% 0.057% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 17
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
2493 3490 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.65% 26.75% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 3093 2731
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) SAN
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (30.00%) SaaS
8 6 (30.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (30.00%) Replication
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (30.00%) XenApp
8 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (30.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) ERP
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) SAP
9 5 (25.00%) Terminal Server
9 5 (25.00%) SAP Business One
9 5 (25.00%) Infor
9 5 (25.00%) SAP HANA

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) Mule
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.00%) ATM
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) InfluxDB
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Trac
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Private Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Support
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Support Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (10.00%) Equities
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) EMV
3 1 (5.00%) EFT
3 1 (5.00%) APACS
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Debian
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) Korn
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) AWK
5 1 (5.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) XenApp
4 5 (25.00%) Terminal Server
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
2 3 (15.00%) Salt
2 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) Control-M
3 2 (10.00%) OpenView
4 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) Infor
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) Splunk
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) Sybase
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) F5