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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 176 183 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -41
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.054% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.22% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £27,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.48% -37.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.57%
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
860 925 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.61% 25.17% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 698 697 451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Salt
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC