The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - 163 -
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.030% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £48,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +17.46%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
907 881 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.39% 26.87% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 558 588 548
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
SUSE
UK

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Advertising
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) XPath
5 1 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) XPath
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ