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 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 402 397 389
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 36 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.87% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 31
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -8.33%
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
5985 6408 6032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.72% 28.78% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 5273 5210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 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 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
Berkshire -16 14 £42,500 -15.00%
Hampshire +16 13 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Surrey -1 5 £37,500 -19.35% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £42,500 -
East Sussex +19 2 £37,500 +32.74%
Kent - 1 £46,174 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (78.79%) Linux
2 48 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 25 (37.88%) Oracle
4 23 (34.85%) Solaris
4 23 (34.85%) UNIX
5 22 (33.33%) Windows
5 22 (33.33%) Debian
6 21 (31.82%) Perl
6 21 (31.82%) Python
6 21 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (30.30%) VMware
8 18 (27.27%) AIX
8 18 (27.27%) MySQL
8 18 (27.27%) CentOS
9 16 (24.24%) XML
9 16 (24.24%) EMC
9 16 (24.24%) Firewall
10 15 (22.73%) SAN
11 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 14 (21.21%) Time Management
11 14 (21.21%) Bash Shell
12 13 (19.70%) Ubuntu
12 13 (19.70%) Sybase
12 13 (19.70%) SQL
12 13 (19.70%) Apache
12 13 (19.70%) HPUX
13 12 (18.18%) DB2
13 12 (18.18%) Cisco
13 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (19.70%) Apache
2 8 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 6 (9.09%) JBoss
3 6 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 6 (9.09%) nginx
4 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 4 (6.06%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.55%) Lync
7 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) SAN
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
4 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.09%) LDAP
6 5 (7.58%) SMTP
6 5 (7.58%) HTTP
6 5 (7.58%) SSL
7 4 (6.06%) Ethernet
7 4 (6.06%) PBX
7 4 (6.06%) WAN
7 4 (6.06%) NAS
8 2 (3.03%) LAN
8 2 (3.03%) VPN
9 1 (1.52%) Internet
9 1 (1.52%) IPsec
9 1 (1.52%) VLAN
9 1 (1.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) MySQL
2 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 12 (18.18%) DB2
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.61%) Informix
6 6 (9.09%) MaxDB
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) German Language
3 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.52%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (19.70%) Administrator
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 10 (15.15%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 10 (15.15%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) C Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior C Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.06%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (6.06%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.55%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) XML
2 7 (10.61%) SOAP
2 7 (10.61%) Web Services
3 6 (9.09%) .NET
4 5 (7.58%) JSON
4 5 (7.58%) HTML
4 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) Middleware
5 4 (6.06%) J2EE
6 1 (1.52%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Replication
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
3 6 (9.09%) Celerra
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.06%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.55%) Derivative
6 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) Equities
7 1 (1.52%) PKI
7 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.52%) GIS
7 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Linux
2 23 (34.85%) UNIX
2 23 (34.85%) Solaris
3 22 (33.33%) Windows
3 22 (33.33%) Debian
4 21 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (27.27%) CentOS
5 18 (27.27%) AIX
6 13 (19.70%) HPUX
6 13 (19.70%) Ubuntu
7 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Time Management
2 11 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.09%) DevOps
5 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.58%) Web Development
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) SOA
5 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.58%) Data Management
5 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.06%) Scrum
6 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Content Management
7 3 (4.55%) Document Management
7 3 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) Perl
1 21 (31.82%) Python
2 14 (21.21%) Bash Shell
3 13 (19.70%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) C
5 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.61%) Java
7 6 (9.09%) Ruby
8 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.06%) AWK
10 1 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) CITP
2 4 (6.06%) CCNA
2 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) Squid
2 6 (9.09%) qmail
2 6 (9.09%) vSphere
2 6 (9.09%) vCloud
3 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.52%) MDaemon
5 1 (1.52%) XenServer
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.52%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (18.18%) Puppet
3 10 (15.15%) Nagios
4 7 (10.61%) ZABBIX
5 6 (9.09%) ARCserve
5 6 (9.09%) Legato
5 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (9.09%) SnapMirror
5 6 (9.09%) SnapVault
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (6.06%) Data Guard
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (4.55%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.03%) logstash
9 1 (1.52%) Ansible
9 1 (1.52%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.52%) SCCM
9 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 25 (37.88%) Oracle
3 20 (30.30%) VMware
4 16 (24.24%) EMC
5 13 (19.70%) Sybase
6 12 (18.18%) Cisco
7 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.64%) HP
9 8 (12.12%) Symantec
10 7 (10.61%) Sun
10 7 (10.61%) SAP
10 7 (10.61%) NetApp
10 7 (10.61%) Veritas
11 6 (9.09%) Lotus
11 6 (9.09%) Citrix
11 6 (9.09%) IBM
12 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
13 2 (3.03%) Intel
13 2 (3.03%) Dell
13 2 (3.03%) Sophos
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