The table below looks at the statistics for openSUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited openSUSE over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
openSUSE Linux
Rank 861 858 892
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Permanent jobs citing openSUSE 15 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.052% 0.014% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £26,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
openSUSE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28880 27846 30632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 27.56% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24119 23953 26457
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

openSUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

openSUSE Jobs Demand Trend in England

openSUSE
Salary Trend in England

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

openSUSE Salary Trend in England

openSUSE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing openSUSE across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

openSUSE Salary Histogram in England

openSUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing openSUSE within the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
South East +7 10 £31,500 +20.00% 1
South West - 4 £24,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
openSUSE
UK

openSUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Bash Shell
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) VoIP
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) SNMP
5 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) Logistics
5 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (26.67%) Cacti
6 4 (26.67%) VLAN
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (26.67%) Icinga
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Nagios
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) SUSE
7 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle

openSUSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) VoIP
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) SNMP
3 4 (26.67%) OSPF
3 4 (26.67%) BGP
3 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) WATIR
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (26.67%) SUSE
4 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Logistics
1 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Bash Shell
2 10 (66.67%) Perl
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
1 4 (26.67%) Cacti
1 4 (26.67%) Icinga
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
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