The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 75 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 0.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
SUSE
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
234 222 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.75% 24.75% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 189 195 182
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SUSE
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Oxford

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Oxford

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) qmail
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Squid
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) DB2

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) qmail
1 2 (66.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec