The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - 165 170
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.031% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.11% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +19.25%
SUSE
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
914 939 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.21% 29.19% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 779 811 862
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SUSE
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SUSE Salary Trend in the East Midlands

SUSE
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft