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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
246 413 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.45% 31.50% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 139 344 314
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
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 1 July 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
Loughton - 4 £34,000 -
SUSE
East of England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) 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
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) OpenView
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Novell
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Velocity

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
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%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
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 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Novell
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC