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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 296 339 307
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -32
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 11 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.016% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.061% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 17
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -3.26%
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
2754 3288 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.17% 26.12% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 2893 2645
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Replication
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Nagios
7 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) XenApp
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (21.43%) InfluxDB
8 3 (21.43%) Salt
8 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.14%) ATM
3 1 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) InfluxDB
3 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Trac
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Private Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Equities
2 2 (14.29%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (7.14%) APACS
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) EMV
3 1 (7.14%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (21.43%) Debian
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) Korn
5 1 (7.14%) sed
5 1 (7.14%) AWK
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
5 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (21.43%) Salt
3 2 (14.29%) OpenView
3 2 (14.29%) Control-M
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Splunk
6 2 (14.29%) Sybase
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) IBM
7 1 (7.14%) Infor
7 1 (7.14%) F5