The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
168 156 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.14% 24.45% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 150 139 185
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SUSE
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Merseyside