The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 592 619 558
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -61
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 38 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 53
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £38,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,500 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
SUSE
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12269 13713 11990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.60% 27.30% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10556 11693 10277
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in London

SUSE
Salary Trend in London

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

SUSE Salary Trend in London

SUSE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the London region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in London

SUSE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the London region over the 3 months to 7 May 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
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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
City of London +47 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (69.44%) Red Hat
3 37 (51.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (47.22%) Windows
4 34 (47.22%) Perl
5 33 (45.83%) Bash Shell
6 32 (44.44%) UNIX
6 32 (44.44%) SAN
7 31 (43.06%) VMware
8 29 (40.28%) SQL
9 27 (37.50%) Python
9 27 (37.50%) Shell Script
10 26 (36.11%) Finance
10 26 (36.11%) CentOS
11 25 (34.72%) Solaris
11 25 (34.72%) Oracle
12 24 (33.33%) Debian
12 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (29.17%) Ubuntu
14 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
14 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
15 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (25.00%) Banking
16 17 (23.61%) Puppet
16 17 (23.61%) Juniper
17 16 (22.22%) Fedora
18 15 (20.83%) Patsystems
18 15 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
18 15 (20.83%) NYFIX
18 15 (20.83%) Eurex

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (15.28%) Apache
2 9 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 8 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.56%) JBoss
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.17%) Drupal
5 3 (4.17%) Mule
6 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.39%) nginx
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (4.17%) SAP Business One
3 2 (2.78%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (2.78%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (44.44%) SAN
2 14 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.06%) DNS
4 10 (13.89%) LAN
4 10 (13.89%) WAN
5 8 (11.11%) DHCP
6 7 (9.72%) VPN
7 6 (8.33%) HTTP
8 5 (6.94%) Ethernet
8 5 (6.94%) FTP
8 5 (6.94%) Firewall
9 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.56%) Wireshark
9 4 (5.56%) Multicast
10 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.78%) LDAP
11 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
11 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.78%) SSH
12 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.11%) DB2
3 8 (11.11%) MySQL
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (9.72%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.33%) Informix
6 3 (4.17%) InfluxDB
6 3 (4.17%) SAP HANA
6 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Trac
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.94%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.78%) Back Office
5 2 (2.78%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.78%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Administrator
2 23 (31.94%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 7 (9.72%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.72%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Architect
7 6 (8.33%) DBA
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.56%) Systems Support
9 4 (5.56%) Linux Support
10 3 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (9.72%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (9.72%) Middleware
3 5 (6.94%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Eurex
2 14 (19.44%) Clustering
3 13 (18.06%) Replication
4 8 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 8 (11.11%) Equities
5 7 (9.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (9.72%) FlexPod
6 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (4.17%) Derivative
8 3 (4.17%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.78%) Symmetrix DMX
10 1 (1.39%) APACS
10 1 (1.39%) Oracle Exalogic
10 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.39%) EMV
10 1 (1.39%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (51.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (47.22%) Windows
4 32 (44.44%) UNIX
5 26 (36.11%) CentOS
6 25 (34.72%) Solaris
7 24 (33.33%) Debian
8 21 (29.17%) Ubuntu
9 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (22.22%) Fedora
11 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (18.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 9 (12.50%) AIX
13 7 (9.72%) OS/400
13 7 (9.72%) HPUX
13 7 (9.72%) zOS
14 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
15 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
16 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 11 (15.28%) ITIL
4 10 (13.89%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 8 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.72%) Coaching
6 7 (9.72%) Business Continuity
6 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.72%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
7 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.33%) DevOps
8 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.17%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) Perl
2 33 (45.83%) Bash Shell
3 29 (40.28%) SQL
4 27 (37.50%) Python
4 27 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 13 (18.06%) AWK
5 13 (18.06%) Java
6 12 (16.67%) Ruby
7 11 (15.28%) sed
8 9 (12.50%) C++
9 8 (11.11%) Tcl
10 6 (8.33%) C
10 6 (8.33%) Bourne shell
11 5 (6.94%) C#
11 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
11 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
12 4 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.11%) CCNA
2 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.94%) JNCIA
4 5 (6.94%) JNCIS
4 5 (6.94%) JNCIP
4 5 (6.94%) CCDA
4 5 (6.94%) CCNP
5 4 (5.56%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (5.56%) RHCE
5 4 (5.56%) LPIC
5 4 (5.56%) Degree
5 4 (5.56%) RHCSA
6 3 (4.17%) MCITP
6 3 (4.17%) MCDST
6 3 (4.17%) MCSE
6 3 (4.17%) MCSA
6 3 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
1 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (26.39%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.11%) KVM
4 7 (9.72%) XenApp
4 7 (9.72%) Firmware
5 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (6.94%) Samba
6 5 (6.94%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.17%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.78%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 17 (23.61%) Puppet
2 13 (18.06%) Nagios
3 9 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (9.72%) ZABBIX
4 7 (9.72%) Tivoli
5 6 (8.33%) HP SIM
5 6 (8.33%) Data Guard
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (4.17%) Salt
7 2 (2.78%) Control-M
7 2 (2.78%) OpenView
7 2 (2.78%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.39%) Ansible
8 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) Red Hat
2 31 (43.06%) VMware
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle
4 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
5 17 (23.61%) Juniper
6 15 (20.83%) Patsystems
6 15 (20.83%) NYFIX
7 14 (19.44%) GL TRADE
8 12 (16.67%) Reuters
8 12 (16.67%) Bloomberg
8 12 (16.67%) Cisco
9 10 (13.89%) HP
9 10 (13.89%) Citrix
10 9 (12.50%) IBM
10 9 (12.50%) EMC
11 8 (11.11%) Fidessa
12 7 (9.72%) Brocade
12 7 (9.72%) BMC
12 7 (9.72%) CA
12 7 (9.72%) NetApp