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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SUSE Linux
Rank 182 - 192
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% - 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.43%
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
1071 944 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.36% 25.08% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 916 829 1042
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (89.47%) Solaris
2 17 (89.47%) Tivoli
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
2 17 (89.47%) IBM
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) HP
3 15 (78.95%) EMC
3 15 (78.95%) Juniper
3 15 (78.95%) BMC
3 15 (78.95%) CA
3 15 (78.95%) NetApp
3 15 (78.95%) CheckPoint
3 15 (78.95%) Symantec
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 15 (78.95%) DB2
3 15 (78.95%) RDBMS
3 15 (78.95%) Oracle Exadata
3 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
3 15 (78.95%) Brocade
3 15 (78.95%) Business Continuity
3 15 (78.95%) Infrastructure Management
3 15 (78.95%) Mentoring
3 15 (78.95%) Coaching

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
1 15 (78.95%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
2 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) DB2
2 15 (78.95%) RDBMS
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Architect
1 15 (78.95%) Solutions Architect
1 15 (78.95%) Infrastructure Architect
1 15 (78.95%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (78.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Solaris
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) AIX
3 15 (78.95%) HPUX
3 15 (78.95%) OS/400
3 15 (78.95%) zOS
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Business Continuity
1 15 (78.95%) Infrastructure Management
1 15 (78.95%) Mentoring
1 15 (78.95%) Coaching
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
2 15 (78.95%) KVM
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) IBM
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) HP
3 15 (78.95%) EMC
3 15 (78.95%) Juniper
3 15 (78.95%) BMC
3 15 (78.95%) CA
3 15 (78.95%) NetApp
3 15 (78.95%) Brocade
3 15 (78.95%) CheckPoint
3 15 (78.95%) Symantec
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco