The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.99% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +17.28%
Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
202 162 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 24.46% 23.89% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 165 147 226
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SUSE
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SUSE Salary Trend in the North East

SUSE
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £37,750 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (92.31%) Apache
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
3 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 11 (84.62%) Solaris
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
5 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (53.85%) IBM
6 7 (53.85%) Tivoli
6 7 (53.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) UNIX
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) Debian
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) Perl
9 2 (15.38%) Ruby
9 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
9 2 (15.38%) DevOps
10 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (7.69%) nginx
10 1 (7.69%) Web Development
10 1 (7.69%) JSON
10 1 (7.69%) YAML
10 1 (7.69%) Puppet
10 1 (7.69%) Hudson
10 1 (7.69%) Rackspace

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (92.31%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Linux Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Linux Support
2 7 (53.85%) Server Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Server Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Linux Server Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Server Support
2 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) YAML
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Solaris
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) Debian
5 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Rackspace