The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 697 686 678
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 184 160 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.58% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 155 140 166
Average salary £44,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
SUSE
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
28442 27552 31016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 27.59% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23783 23690 26862
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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

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

SUSE Salary Trend in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SUSE Salary Histogram in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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 +38 71 £45,000 - 2
London +24 58 £50,000 +14.28% 6
West Midlands -44 21 £44,000 -12.00% 1
South West -21 11 £35,000 -6.04%
North West -15 9 £42,500 -1.16% 1
East of England -15 8 £42,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire -33 7 £25,000 -45.94% 1
North East - 1 £37,000 -
SUSE
UK

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 314 (98.74%) Linux
2 202 (63.52%) Red Hat
3 158 (49.69%) Windows
4 157 (49.37%) VMware
5 133 (41.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 110 (34.59%) SAN
7 105 (33.02%) Oracle
8 103 (32.39%) Perl
9 93 (29.25%) Solaris
9 93 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 89 (27.99%) Ubuntu
11 85 (26.73%) Apache
12 78 (24.53%) SQL
12 78 (24.53%) UNIX
13 75 (23.58%) TCP/IP
13 75 (23.58%) Oracle Database
14 74 (23.27%) CentOS
15 73 (22.96%) Clustering
16 70 (22.01%) Bash Shell
17 69 (21.70%) ITIL
18 67 (21.07%) Python
19 64 (20.13%) Debian
20 63 (19.81%) Puppet
21 59 (18.55%) Cisco
22 56 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
22 56 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
23 55 (17.30%) MySQL
24 53 (16.67%) Ruby
25 52 (16.35%) IBM
26 49 (15.41%) WebLogic

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 85 (26.73%) Apache
2 49 (15.41%) WebLogic
3 46 (14.47%) Tomcat
4 41 (12.89%) WebSphere
5 20 (6.29%) MS Exchange
6 18 (5.66%) IIS
6 18 (5.66%) CloudStack
7 14 (4.40%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.26%) nginx
10 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.94%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.94%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.63%) GroupWise
11 2 (0.63%) Drupal
12 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.31%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.46%) Office 365
2 10 (3.14%) SaaS
3 8 (2.52%) PaaS
3 8 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.52%) IaaS
4 4 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 110 (34.59%) SAN
2 75 (23.58%) TCP/IP
3 43 (13.52%) DNS
4 34 (10.69%) Firewall
5 31 (9.75%) LDAP
6 26 (8.18%) WAN
7 23 (7.23%) LAN
8 18 (5.66%) DHCP
9 17 (5.35%) NAS
10 14 (4.40%) VPN
11 11 (3.46%) HTTP
12 10 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (2.83%) BGP
14 8 (2.52%) SNMP
14 8 (2.52%) VLAN
15 7 (2.20%) OSPF
15 7 (2.20%) Ethernet
15 7 (2.20%) FTP
16 6 (1.89%) SMTP
17 5 (1.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.58%) Oracle Database
2 55 (17.30%) MySQL
3 25 (7.86%) SQL Server
4 19 (5.97%) DB2
5 18 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 18 (5.66%) Hadoop
6 15 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (4.09%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.94%) OLTP
11 2 (0.63%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.40%) Juju
4 5 (1.57%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.94%) JIRA
6 1 (0.31%) Selenium
6 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.31%) Hudson
6 1 (0.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (6.60%) Finance
2 19 (5.97%) Banking
3 16 (5.03%) Law
4 11 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.14%) Retail
6 6 (1.89%) Electronics
6 6 (1.89%) Legal
7 5 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.94%) Marketing
9 3 (0.94%) French Language
9 3 (0.94%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Games
10 2 (0.63%) Automotive
10 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 98 (30.82%) Administrator
2 80 (25.16%) Systems Administrator
3 50 (15.72%) Linux Administrator
4 44 (13.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 35 (11.01%) Support Engineer
6 33 (10.38%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (9.75%) Oracle DBA
7 31 (9.75%) DBA
8 25 (7.86%) UNIX Administrator
9 24 (7.55%) Architect
10 20 (6.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 19 (5.97%) Linux Support
12 18 (5.66%) Analyst
12 18 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (5.03%) 1st Line Support
13 16 (5.03%) Server Engineer
14 15 (4.72%) Developer
15 14 (4.40%) 1st Line Support Engineer
15 14 (4.40%) Linux Support Engineer
16 12 (3.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.86%) XML
2 21 (6.60%) LAMP
3 18 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (5.66%) Middleware
4 15 (4.72%) JSON
5 14 (4.40%) RESTful
6 13 (4.09%) Django
7 12 (3.77%) HTML
8 6 (1.89%) CSS
9 5 (1.57%) Web Services
9 5 (1.57%) .NET
9 5 (1.57%) Ajax
10 2 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.63%) J2EE
10 2 (0.63%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (0.31%) jQuery
11 1 (0.31%) YAML
11 1 (0.31%) WCF
11 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.96%) Clustering
2 24 (7.55%) Replication
3 20 (6.29%) Firmware
4 12 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.77%) FlexPod
5 11 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.14%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.14%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.52%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.89%) IPTV
9 5 (1.57%) iSeries
10 4 (1.26%) VAX
11 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.94%) AS400
12 2 (0.63%) DTV
12 2 (0.63%) LPAR
12 2 (0.63%) Open Source
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 314 (98.74%) Linux
2 158 (49.69%) Windows
3 133 (41.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 93 (29.25%) Solaris
5 89 (27.99%) Ubuntu
6 78 (24.53%) UNIX
7 74 (23.27%) CentOS
8 64 (20.13%) Debian
9 56 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 56 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 42 (13.21%) AIX
11 38 (11.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (8.49%) Windows 7
13 18 (5.66%) HPUX
14 17 (5.35%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (3.77%) zOS
15 12 (3.77%) OS/400
16 11 (3.46%) VMS
16 11 (3.46%) Windows 8
17 8 (2.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.70%) ITIL
2 48 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 38 (11.95%) Incident Management
4 35 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (7.55%) Service Management
5 24 (7.55%) DevOps
6 23 (7.23%) Problem Management
6 23 (7.23%) Migration
7 22 (6.92%) Business Continuity
8 20 (6.29%) Configuration Management
9 16 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.03%) Performance Management
10 15 (4.72%) Data Migration
10 15 (4.72%) Performance Engineering
11 13 (4.09%) Mentoring
12 12 (3.77%) Coaching
12 12 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (3.77%) Load Balancing
13 10 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (2.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (32.39%) Perl
2 78 (24.53%) SQL
3 70 (22.01%) Bash Shell
4 67 (21.07%) Python
5 53 (16.67%) Ruby
6 47 (14.78%) PHP
7 44 (13.84%) Shell Script
8 43 (13.52%) Java
9 27 (8.49%) AWK
10 24 (7.55%) PL/SQL
11 19 (5.97%) sed
12 16 (5.03%) Bourne shell
12 16 (5.03%) Korn
13 12 (3.77%) C
14 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.57%) C++
15 1 (0.31%) C#
15 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 39 (12.26%) Degree
2 28 (8.81%) Linux+ Certification
3 25 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (7.55%) MCSE
5 21 (6.60%) RHCE
5 21 (6.60%) Security Cleared
6 19 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (5.66%) LPIC
8 17 (5.35%) SC Cleared
9 16 (5.03%) CCNA
10 12 (3.77%) MCSA
11 10 (3.14%) CCA
11 10 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (3.14%) MCITP
11 10 (3.14%) CCEE
12 9 (2.83%) CCNP
13 5 (1.57%) MCP
13 5 (1.57%) MCDST
14 4 (1.26%) JNCIP
15 3 (0.94%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.32%) SLA
2 18 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.20%) QA
4 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (29.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (13.52%) KVM
3 32 (10.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (8.81%) Active Directory
5 26 (8.18%) Hyper-V
5 26 (8.18%) vSphere
6 22 (6.92%) Xen
7 21 (6.60%) Postfix
8 18 (5.66%) Sendmail
8 18 (5.66%) NFS
9 16 (5.03%) VMware ESX
10 15 (4.72%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (3.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (3.14%) Samba
12 10 (3.14%) IAG
12 10 (3.14%) UAG
13 9 (2.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 8 (2.52%) PowerHA
15 6 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (19.81%) Puppet
2 37 (11.64%) Nagios
3 31 (9.75%) Data Guard
4 26 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (6.60%) Tivoli
6 18 (5.66%) HP SIM
7 12 (3.77%) SCCM
8 8 (2.52%) ZABBIX
8 8 (2.52%) Zenoss
8 8 (2.52%) Vagrant
8 8 (2.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (1.89%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.89%) CA SiteMinder
10 5 (1.57%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (1.57%) Legato
11 4 (1.26%) Cacti
11 4 (1.26%) Icinga
12 3 (0.94%) PureDisk
13 2 (0.63%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 202 (63.52%) Red Hat
2 157 (49.37%) VMware
3 105 (33.02%) Oracle
4 59 (18.55%) Cisco
5 52 (16.35%) IBM
6 45 (14.15%) EMC
7 37 (11.64%) Microsoft
8 36 (11.32%) HP
9 27 (8.49%) Citrix
9 27 (8.49%) NetApp
10 20 (6.29%) Juniper
10 20 (6.29%) JBoss
11 18 (5.66%) CA
11 18 (5.66%) Remedy
12 17 (5.35%) Sun
13 16 (5.03%) Symantec
13 16 (5.03%) Brocade
14 15 (4.72%) CheckPoint
14 15 (4.72%) Reuters
14 15 (4.72%) Bloomberg
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