The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 182 150 162
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 7 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 1.29% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +62.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £35,700 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £37,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
SUSE
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
935 620 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.55% 23.39% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 675 496 553
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Leeds

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Red Hat
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Ubuntu
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) CentOS
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Apache
3 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 10 (71.43%) IIS
4 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) PHP
5 8 (57.14%) Debian
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) SLA
7 5 (35.71%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) Dell
8 4 (28.57%) SAN
9 3 (21.43%) Juniper
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) .NET
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (71.43%) Apache
1 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 10 (71.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) SMTP
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) FTP
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) SSH
4 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Technician
1 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
1 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Linux Support
2 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Ubuntu
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) CentOS
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Debian
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
1 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenServer
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) PureDisk
2 2 (14.29%) Plesk
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Red Hat
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Syncsort
5 3 (21.43%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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