The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 267 248 265
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 16 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.98% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 4
Average salary £35,000 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.03% -1.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -4.37%
Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2657 2642 2760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.51% 30.86% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2243 2275 2308
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £54,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
SUSE
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 11 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Hertfordshire -16 1 £45,000 -12.62%
Essex - 1 £38,500 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (75.00%) Data Guard
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 14 (70.00%) Degree
4 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
5 13 (65.00%) Migration
5 13 (65.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (65.00%) Replication
5 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
5 13 (65.00%) Data Migration
5 13 (65.00%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (40.00%) Validation
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Statspack
6 8 (40.00%) Statistics
7 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (25.00%) Automotive
8 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (25.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) UNIX
8 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) Debian
8 5 (25.00%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.00%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (5.00%) Toad
1 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) DBA
2 11 (55.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Database Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Trainee
6 1 (5.00%) Trainee Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Flash
2 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Replication
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (40.00%) Statistics
3 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) Debian
4 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (15.00%) FreeBSD
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
1 13 (65.00%) Data Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) AWK
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Macromedia