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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 131 114 92
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -22
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 15 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 1.11% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 3.98% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 44
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -3.26%
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
653 679 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.33% 27.98% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 493 519 596
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Reading

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 34 (97.14%) Linux
1 34 (97.14%) Red Hat
2 27 (77.14%) HPUX
2 27 (77.14%) UNIX
3 25 (71.43%) AIX
4 24 (68.57%) Oracle
4 24 (68.57%) DB2
5 23 (65.71%) EMC
6 21 (60.00%) Sybase
7 20 (57.14%) Solaris
7 20 (57.14%) Debian
7 20 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (48.57%) Data Management
9 16 (45.71%) HP
10 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
11 14 (40.00%) IBM
11 14 (40.00%) Symantec
12 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (34.29%) Windows
14 10 (28.57%) Replication
15 9 (25.71%) Firewall
16 8 (22.86%) DNS
17 7 (20.00%) Veritas
17 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
17 7 (20.00%) CentOS
17 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
18 6 (17.14%) Office 365
18 6 (17.14%) Celerra
19 5 (14.29%) Clustering
19 5 (14.29%) ARCserve

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 8 (22.86%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) DB2
2 5 (14.29%) Informix
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) MaxDB
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (14.29%) French Language
2 3 (8.57%) German Language
2 3 (8.57%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.71%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.71%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Administrator
5 7 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (17.14%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (17.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
8 4 (11.43%) UNIX Specialist
9 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
9 3 (8.57%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Specialist
9 3 (8.57%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) AIX Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
11 1 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Replication
2 6 (17.14%) Celerra
3 5 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) UNIX
2 27 (77.14%) HPUX
3 25 (71.43%) AIX
4 20 (57.14%) Solaris
4 20 (57.14%) Debian
5 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (34.29%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Ubuntu
7 7 (20.00%) CentOS
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Data Management
2 5 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) UML
5 1 (2.86%) OOD
5 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
1 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (14.29%) Legato
2 5 (14.29%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Red Hat
2 24 (68.57%) Oracle
3 23 (65.71%) EMC
4 21 (60.00%) Sybase
5 16 (45.71%) HP
6 14 (40.00%) IBM
6 14 (40.00%) Symantec
7 7 (20.00%) Veritas
8 5 (14.29%) Lotus
8 5 (14.29%) SAP
8 5 (14.29%) Sun
8 5 (14.29%) Hitachi
8 5 (14.29%) NetApp
9 3 (8.57%) VMware
10 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.86%) Facebook