The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.17% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,337 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.57%
SUSE
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
254 351 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.58% 29.85% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 158 301 315
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SUSE
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Essex

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Essex

SUSE
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Chelmsford - 1 £46,174 -
Loughton - 1 £30,500 -
SUSE
East of England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Trapeze
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) OpenView
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WLAN
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Continuity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) NVQ Level 4
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Trapeze
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) NetIQ