The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 164 153 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.035% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
881 631 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.91% 22.38% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 694 498 520
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
SUSE
West Yorkshire

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SUSE
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Leeds

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Apache
3 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
3 12 (70.59%) CentOS
4 9 (52.94%) Debian
4 9 (52.94%) Solaris
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
5 8 (47.06%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Perl
6 7 (41.18%) PHP
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) DB2
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) Middleware
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (29.41%) Change Management
8 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (76.47%) Apache
2 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
3 6 (35.29%) IIS
4 5 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (17.65%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) DB2
1 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Linux Support
2 5 (29.41%) Web Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Web Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX Support
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Technician
4 3 (17.65%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) CentOS
3 9 (52.94%) UNIX
3 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Debian
3 9 (52.94%) Solaris
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) AIX
5 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Samba
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) NetApp
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Dell