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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.093% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £46,174 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -12.00%
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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
367 267 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.08% 26.78% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 339 241 226
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SUSE
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Kent

SUSE
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Maidstone - 1 £46,174 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Continuity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) NVQ Level 4
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle