The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 157 186 174
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 15 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.079% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 0.31% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
SUSE
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
768 983 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.39% 25.76% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 635 817 925
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SUSE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Manchester

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Manchester

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) AIX
2 24 (92.31%) HPUX
2 24 (92.31%) Solaris
3 23 (88.46%) HP
3 23 (88.46%) VMware
3 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (84.62%) WebSphere
4 22 (84.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 22 (84.62%) Hyper-V
4 22 (84.62%) Oracle Exadata
4 22 (84.62%) Business Continuity
4 22 (84.62%) Brocade
4 22 (84.62%) Infrastructure Management
4 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database
4 22 (84.62%) FlexPod
4 22 (84.62%) Relational Database
4 22 (84.62%) KVM
4 22 (84.62%) Mentoring
4 22 (84.62%) Coaching
4 22 (84.62%) zOS
4 22 (84.62%) CheckPoint
4 22 (84.62%) WebSphere MQ
4 22 (84.62%) Tivoli
4 22 (84.62%) Middleware
4 22 (84.62%) Symantec
4 22 (84.62%) EMC

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (84.62%) WebSphere
1 22 (84.62%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle Exadata
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database
1 22 (84.62%) Relational Database
1 22 (84.62%) RDBMS
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
1 22 (84.62%) DB2
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 22 (84.62%) Infrastructure Architect
1 22 (84.62%) Solutions Architect
1 22 (84.62%) Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) Administrator
2 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX Support
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 22 (84.62%) WebSphere MQ
1 22 (84.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) FlexPod
2 2 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) AIX
2 24 (92.31%) HPUX
2 24 (92.31%) Solaris
3 22 (84.62%) zOS
3 22 (84.62%) OS/400
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 2 (7.69%) Fedora
4 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Business Continuity
1 22 (84.62%) Infrastructure Management
1 22 (84.62%) Mentoring
1 22 (84.62%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) AWK
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) sed
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 22 (84.62%) KVM
3 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (88.46%) HP
2 23 (88.46%) VMware
3 22 (84.62%) Brocade
3 22 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 22 (84.62%) Symantec
3 22 (84.62%) EMC
3 22 (84.62%) Juniper
3 22 (84.62%) BMC
3 22 (84.62%) CA
3 22 (84.62%) NetApp
3 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 22 (84.62%) IBM
3 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 22 (84.62%) Oracle