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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 183 171 175
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 8 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 0.60% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
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
914 1005 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.67% 26.53% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 748 871 844
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Tivoli
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) BMC
3 6 (60.00%) CA
3 6 (60.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) DB2
3 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
3 6 (60.00%) HPUX
3 6 (60.00%) zOS
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (60.00%) OS/400
3 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) DB2
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
3 6 (60.00%) HPUX
3 6 (60.00%) zOS
3 6 (60.00%) OS/400
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
1 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) KVM
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 6 (60.00%) BMC
3 6 (60.00%) CA
3 6 (60.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Symantec
3 6 (60.00%) Brocade
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago