The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 163 166 159
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £37,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -8.33%
SUSE
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
845 953 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.55% 25.90% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 478 573 494
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SUSE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Scotland

SUSE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 2 £37,250 -12.35%
SUSE
UK

SUSE
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Sun