The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 78 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.43% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 1.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.32% -1.25%
Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
281 188 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.12% 28.75% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 255 162 178
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
SUSE
East Midlands

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SUSE
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SUSE
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (100.00%) UNIX
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) HP
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat