The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 361 402 403
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +1
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 80 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 0.43% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66 22 31
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £33,915
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.26% +22.50%
SUSE
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6387 5986 6857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.28% 28.27% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5251 5155 6015
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SUSE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SUSE Salary Trend in the South East

SUSE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SUSE Salary Histogram in the South East

SUSE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +41 49 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Surrey +2 16 £38,750 -16.21%
Hampshire -18 10 £42,500 +22.74% 2
M4 Corridor +1 4 £75,000 +66.66%
East Sussex -22 1 £30,000 +62.16%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 115 (99.14%) Linux
2 94 (81.03%) Red Hat
3 63 (54.31%) VMware
4 57 (49.14%) Windows
5 51 (43.97%) Ubuntu
6 50 (43.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (37.93%) CentOS
8 35 (30.17%) Debian
9 30 (25.86%) Puppet
10 28 (24.14%) Nagios
10 28 (24.14%) SAN
10 28 (24.14%) TCP/IP
11 27 (23.28%) Cisco
12 26 (22.41%) ITIL
13 24 (20.69%) UNIX
13 24 (20.69%) Oracle
14 23 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (18.97%) EMC
15 22 (18.97%) Service Management
16 21 (18.10%) Configuration Management
17 20 (17.24%) Windows 7
18 19 (16.38%) SLA
19 18 (15.52%) Perl
19 18 (15.52%) Solaris
19 18 (15.52%) Apache
19 18 (15.52%) Remedy
20 17 (14.66%) Bash Shell
20 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012
21 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
21 16 (13.79%) HP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (7.76%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.45%) nginx
4 4 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.45%) IIS
5 3 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) SaaS
1 8 (6.90%) PaaS
1 8 (6.90%) IaaS
2 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.14%) SAN
1 28 (24.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.90%) DNS
2 8 (6.90%) SNMP
3 7 (6.03%) WAN
4 6 (5.17%) LDAP
4 6 (5.17%) LAN
4 6 (5.17%) Firewall
5 4 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.45%) OSPF
5 4 (3.45%) BGP
5 4 (3.45%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.86%) NAS
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) Oracle Database
2 13 (11.21%) MySQL
3 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.45%) DB2
5 2 (1.72%) OLTP
6 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) JIRA
1 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (9.48%) Retail
2 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.17%) Legal
4 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.59%) French Language
6 1 (0.86%) German Language
6 1 (0.86%) Finance
6 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (30.17%) Administrator
2 26 (22.41%) Support Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (12.93%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (8.62%) Linux Support
7 9 (7.76%) Citrix Specialist
7 9 (7.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Architect
8 8 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Help Desk Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Help Desk Support
9 7 (6.03%) Network Administrator
9 7 (6.03%) UNIX Administrator
10 6 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) Middleware
2 5 (4.31%) Web Services
2 5 (4.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.72%) J2EE
3 2 (1.72%) LAMP
3 2 (1.72%) Spring
3 2 (1.72%) Java EE
3 2 (1.72%) Worklight
4 1 (0.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) Thin Client
1 9 (7.76%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.17%) Replication
2 6 (5.17%) Clustering
3 5 (4.31%) iSeries
4 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.72%) LPAR
5 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) AS400
6 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 115 (99.14%) Linux
2 57 (49.14%) Windows
3 51 (43.97%) Ubuntu
4 50 (43.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (37.93%) CentOS
6 35 (30.17%) Debian
7 24 (20.69%) UNIX
8 20 (17.24%) Windows 7
9 18 (15.52%) Solaris
10 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (10.34%) AIX
14 4 (3.45%) HPUX
15 3 (2.59%) FreeBSD
15 3 (2.59%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
16 2 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) ITIL
2 22 (18.97%) Service Management
3 21 (18.10%) Configuration Management
4 9 (7.76%) DevOps
5 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.31%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.45%) Build Automation
7 4 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.59%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (2.59%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.59%) Project Management
8 3 (2.59%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.72%) OOD
9 2 (1.72%) SOA
9 2 (1.72%) UML
9 2 (1.72%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.72%) Validation
9 2 (1.72%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.52%) Perl
2 17 (14.66%) Bash Shell
3 16 (13.79%) PHP
4 13 (11.21%) Ruby
5 12 (10.34%) Python
6 6 (5.17%) SQL
7 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.45%) Java
8 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) MCSE
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.76%) Linux+ Certification
2 9 (7.76%) CCA
2 9 (7.76%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (7.76%) CCEE
3 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.03%) CCNP
4 5 (4.31%) Degree
5 4 (3.45%) CCNA
6 3 (2.59%) RHCE
6 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.72%) IBM Certification
7 2 (1.72%) MCITP
8 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.38%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (7.76%) IAG
2 9 (7.76%) UAG
3 6 (5.17%) vSphere
4 4 (3.45%) Samba
4 4 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.45%) Postfix
4 4 (3.45%) XenServer
5 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.72%) SRDF
6 2 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.86%) RHEV
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 30 (25.86%) Puppet
2 28 (24.14%) Nagios
3 12 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.48%) SCCM
5 10 (8.62%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 8 (6.90%) ZABBIX
6 8 (6.90%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.86%) SCOM
7 1 (0.86%) AppManager
7 1 (0.86%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 94 (81.03%) Red Hat
2 63 (54.31%) VMware
3 27 (23.28%) Cisco
4 24 (20.69%) Oracle
5 22 (18.97%) EMC
6 18 (15.52%) Remedy
7 16 (13.79%) HP
8 14 (12.07%) Citrix
9 10 (8.62%) IBM
10 9 (7.76%) Sun
10 9 (7.76%) AppSense
11 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
12 3 (2.59%) Hitachi
12 3 (2.59%) Tripwire
12 3 (2.59%) Sourcefire
13 2 (1.72%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.72%) NetApp
13 2 (1.72%) Veritas
13 2 (1.72%) Symantec
13 2 (1.72%) webMethods
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