The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 259 258 247
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 6 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.080% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 2
Average salary £46,174 £42,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.93% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -12.04%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2005 2248 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.70% 28.19% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1843 1941
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 East of England

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SUSE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SUSE Salary Trend in the East of England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in the East of England

SUSE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bedfordshire -11 3 - -
Essex - 2 £38,337 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Solaris
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Trapeze
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (30.00%) Middleware
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Perl
7 3 (30.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Debian
7 3 (30.00%) AWK
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) WLAN
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Continuity Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Velocity
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Debian
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (10.00%) AIX
8 1 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) AWK
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (20.00%) OpenView
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Trapeze
4 2 (20.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Novell
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) EMC