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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
162 256 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.19% 27.15% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 149 222 177
Average salary £32,750 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning