The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - 181 173
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.67% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £44,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +14.45%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1029 1050 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.78% 25.31% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 870 910 860
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
SUSE
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) FlexPod
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) OS/400

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) OS/400
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp