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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 171 185 156
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.083% 0.081% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 0.32% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £37,000 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.62% -7.01%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
844 929 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.42% 24.94% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 698 824 694
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
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 27 May 2015. 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 - 2 £39,000 -
Northamptonshire -3 1 £35,000 +32.07%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (75.00%) Firmware
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Dell
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Support
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Firmware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) SAP