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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SUSE Linux
Rank 158 180 158
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 7 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 1.20% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 4
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +22.69%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.43%
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
855 1085 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.35% 29.99% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 736 900 743
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +14 7 £35,000 +16.66%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Firmware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) PDM

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Clustering
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Firmware
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) IBM