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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 259 262 246
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.071% 0.014% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.050% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £44,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-4.95% -6.38%
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
1824 1986 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.96% 27.11% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1635 1693
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £28,500 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Alfresco
4 2 (33.33%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Debian
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Server Support
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) AWK
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat