The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - 121 125
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.96% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.36% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 15
Average salary - £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.37%
UK excluding London average salary £41,820 £44,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-4.95% -6.38%
SUSE
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
592 685 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.11% 28.45% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 535 471 534
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SUSE
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Reading

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Python

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VMware