The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 185 184 185
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 13 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 0.31% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £41,250 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 - £34,241
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +4.70%
SUSE
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1362 1298 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.68% 36.06% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1166 1236
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SUSE
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Hampshire

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Hampshire

SUSE
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Southampton - 5 £28,358 -
Basingstoke +13 3 £53,750 -
Portsmouth - 1 £44,000 -
Winchester - 1 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £42,500 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) AIX
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 5 (31.25%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
6 3 (18.75%) Clustering
6 3 (18.75%) iSeries
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Sun
7 2 (12.50%) VMS
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) Legal
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Remedy
7 2 (12.50%) Veritas
7 2 (12.50%) vSphere
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
5 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) VMS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) PowerHA
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) AppManager
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Sun
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas
4 2 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) NetIQ
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Tripwire
5 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds