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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 384 383 356
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 54 35 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 0.63% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 56
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
5948 5556 5940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.37% 26.74% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 4540 5064
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
Berkshire +10 29 £47,500 - 3
Surrey - 17 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire -23 7 £42,500 +54.54%
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £55,000 +17.02%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 107 (90.68%) Linux
2 100 (84.75%) Red Hat
3 55 (46.61%) Windows
4 54 (45.76%) UNIX
5 51 (43.22%) VMware
6 44 (37.29%) Debian
6 44 (37.29%) Ubuntu
7 42 (35.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (34.75%) Oracle
9 36 (30.51%) AIX
9 36 (30.51%) CentOS
10 32 (27.12%) Solaris
11 29 (24.58%) Perl
12 28 (23.73%) SAN
13 27 (22.88%) TCP/IP
14 26 (22.03%) DB2
15 25 (21.19%) EMC
16 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
16 24 (20.34%) SQL
17 22 (18.64%) IBM
18 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (16.95%) HPUX
20 19 (16.10%) Python
20 19 (16.10%) HP
21 18 (15.25%) Apache
21 18 (15.25%) ITIL
22 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 17 (14.41%) Finance
23 16 (13.56%) Data Management

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (15.25%) Apache
2 4 (3.39%) JBoss
3 3 (2.54%) nginx
3 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.73%) SAN
2 27 (22.88%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.56%) DNS
4 13 (11.02%) LAN
5 12 (10.17%) WAN
6 10 (8.47%) Firewall
7 8 (6.78%) VPN
7 8 (6.78%) DHCP
8 7 (5.93%) HTTP
9 4 (3.39%) BGP
9 4 (3.39%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.54%) LDAP
10 3 (2.54%) OSPF
10 3 (2.54%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.69%) NAS
11 2 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.85%) Network Security
12 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.85%) ISDN
12 1 (0.85%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) DB2
2 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.02%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.08%) Informix
6 4 (3.39%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.69%) MySQL
8 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.39%) JIRA
3 3 (2.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.69%) Gerrit
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Retail
4 5 (4.24%) German Language
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.24%) Military
5 4 (3.39%) French Language
6 3 (2.54%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Electronics
7 2 (1.69%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Administrator
2 26 (22.03%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (15.25%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.56%) Analyst
5 15 (12.71%) Linux Support
6 12 (10.17%) UNIX Administrator
7 11 (9.32%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.63%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.63%) Technical Support
10 8 (6.78%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (6.78%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.78%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) IT Support
12 5 (4.24%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (4.24%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.24%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) FIX Protocol
1 7 (5.93%) Web Services
1 7 (5.93%) Middleware
2 6 (5.08%) XML
3 5 (4.24%) .NET
4 3 (2.54%) Java EE
4 3 (2.54%) J2EE
4 3 (2.54%) Worklight
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.69%) Spring
6 1 (0.85%) HTML
6 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Clustering
2 5 (4.24%) Replication
2 5 (4.24%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.54%) iSeries
4 3 (2.54%) Derivative
4 3 (2.54%) Equities
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Celerra
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 107 (90.68%) Linux
2 55 (46.61%) Windows
3 54 (45.76%) UNIX
4 44 (37.29%) Debian
4 44 (37.29%) Ubuntu
5 42 (35.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (30.51%) AIX
6 36 (30.51%) CentOS
7 32 (27.12%) Solaris
8 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (16.95%) HPUX
10 15 (12.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (11.02%) Windows 7
12 8 (6.78%) Fedora
13 5 (4.24%) Mac OS
14 3 (2.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.25%) ITIL
2 16 (13.56%) Data Management
3 12 (10.17%) Time Management
3 12 (10.17%) Configuration Management
4 8 (6.78%) Service Management
5 7 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (5.93%) Capacity Management
6 5 (4.24%) DevOps
7 4 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.39%) Network Architecture
7 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.54%) Multithreading
8 3 (2.54%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (2.54%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (2.54%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.54%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.54%) Content Management
8 3 (2.54%) Network Design
8 3 (2.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.58%) Perl
2 24 (20.34%) SQL
3 19 (16.10%) Python
4 12 (10.17%) Bash Shell
4 12 (10.17%) PowerShell
5 10 (8.47%) Java
5 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.78%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.24%) Ruby
7 5 (4.24%) PHP
8 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.54%) C
8 3 (2.54%) C#
8 3 (2.54%) C++
8 3 (2.54%) Tcl
9 1 (0.85%) C-shell
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (9.32%) CCNP
2 8 (6.78%) Degree
3 7 (5.93%) JNCIP
3 7 (5.93%) CCNA
4 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.39%) CCDA
5 4 (3.39%) JNCIA
5 4 (3.39%) JNCIS
6 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) MCSE
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (9.32%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.78%) vSphere
5 3 (2.54%) Postfix
5 3 (2.54%) XenServer
5 3 (2.54%) Samba
5 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.69%) KVM
6 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.85%) SRDF
7 1 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.85%) Xen
7 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.85%) Firmware
7 1 (0.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) Puppet
1 14 (11.86%) Nagios
2 12 (10.17%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.69%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.69%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.69%) AppManager
4 2 (1.69%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 100 (84.75%) Red Hat
2 51 (43.22%) VMware
3 41 (34.75%) Oracle
4 25 (21.19%) EMC
5 22 (18.64%) IBM
6 19 (16.10%) HP
7 16 (13.56%) Cisco
7 16 (13.56%) Symantec
8 14 (11.86%) Sybase
9 10 (8.47%) Sun
10 8 (6.78%) Remedy
11 7 (5.93%) Patsystems
11 7 (5.93%) Juniper
11 7 (5.93%) NYFIX
11 7 (5.93%) Splunk
12 6 (5.08%) Veritas
12 6 (5.08%) GL TRADE
13 5 (4.24%) Microsoft
14 4 (3.39%) EccoWare
14 4 (3.39%) EasyScreen
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