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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - 126 152
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
672 601 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.69% 29.69% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 541 460 730
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SUSE
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Macromedia
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle