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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 404 408 396
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 39 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% 0.56% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 45
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -12.04%
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
6031 6471 6364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.08% 28.57% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 5372 5499
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Hampshire +17 18 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Berkshire +1 14 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Surrey +11 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Oxfordshire - 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - -
East Sussex +28 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 31 July 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 59 (78.67%) Linux
2 54 (72.00%) Red Hat
3 33 (44.00%) UNIX
3 33 (44.00%) Oracle
3 33 (44.00%) Solaris
4 26 (34.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (32.00%) Windows
5 24 (32.00%) AIX
5 24 (32.00%) EMC
6 23 (30.67%) Perl
6 23 (30.67%) VMware
7 22 (29.33%) Debian
8 19 (25.33%) SAN
8 19 (25.33%) HPUX
8 19 (25.33%) Python
9 18 (24.00%) Time Management
10 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
11 16 (21.33%) Sybase
11 16 (21.33%) CentOS
12 15 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 15 (20.00%) DB2
12 15 (20.00%) SQL
12 15 (20.00%) Firewall
13 14 (18.67%) Finance
14 13 (17.33%) Symantec
14 13 (17.33%) MySQL
14 13 (17.33%) Cisco
14 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
14 13 (17.33%) Degree
14 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (13.33%) Apache
2 7 (9.33%) JBoss
3 6 (8.00%) IBM Notes
3 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.00%) nginx
4 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.33%) IIS
6 3 (4.00%) Lync
6 3 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) SAN
2 15 (20.00%) Firewall
3 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.00%) DNS
5 5 (6.67%) SSL
5 5 (6.67%) NAS
5 5 (6.67%) WAN
6 4 (5.33%) SMTP
6 4 (5.33%) LDAP
6 4 (5.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.33%) HTTP
6 4 (5.33%) PBX
7 3 (4.00%) LAN
8 2 (2.67%) VPN
9 1 (1.33%) DHCP
9 1 (1.33%) IPsec
9 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) DB2
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.33%) MySQL
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.67%) Informix
6 6 (8.00%) MaxDB
7 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) German Language
3 5 (6.67%) French Language
4 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.67%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.67%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (21.33%) Administrator
3 10 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 10 (13.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 10 (13.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (10.67%) Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Linux Support
6 4 (5.33%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) UNIX Specialist
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) XML
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
3 6 (8.00%) Web Services
4 5 (6.67%) HTML
4 5 (6.67%) JSON
4 5 (6.67%) HTML5
5 4 (5.33%) Middleware
5 4 (5.33%) J2EE
6 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 3 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.67%) Replication
3 10 (13.33%) Clustering
4 6 (8.00%) Celerra
5 4 (5.33%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.33%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.00%) Eurex
7 2 (2.67%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.33%) GIS
8 1 (1.33%) Equities
8 1 (1.33%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) Wiki
8 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (78.67%) Linux
2 33 (44.00%) Solaris
2 33 (44.00%) UNIX
3 26 (34.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (32.00%) Windows
4 24 (32.00%) AIX
5 22 (29.33%) Debian
6 19 (25.33%) HPUX
7 16 (21.33%) CentOS
8 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
11 3 (4.00%) Fedora
12 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Time Management
2 8 (10.67%) Data Management
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL
3 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (8.00%) ITSM
5 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.67%) Service Management
5 5 (6.67%) SOA
5 5 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 5 (6.67%) Web Development
5 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.33%) DevOps
6 4 (5.33%) Scrum
7 3 (4.00%) Content Management
7 3 (4.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) Perl
2 19 (25.33%) Python
3 15 (20.00%) SQL
4 11 (14.67%) Bash Shell
5 10 (13.33%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.00%) C
7 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.33%) Ruby
9 3 (4.00%) AWK
10 2 (2.67%) Tcl
10 2 (2.67%) C++
11 1 (1.33%) C-shell
11 1 (1.33%) C#
11 1 (1.33%) VBScript
11 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) CCNA
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.33%) CITP
4 1 (1.33%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.00%) Squid
3 6 (8.00%) qmail
4 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.33%) vSphere
5 4 (5.33%) vCloud
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.33%) pfSense
8 1 (1.33%) KVM
8 1 (1.33%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.33%) MDaemon
8 1 (1.33%) NFS
8 1 (1.33%) Xen
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (14.67%) Puppet
3 9 (12.00%) Nagios
4 6 (8.00%) ARCserve
4 6 (8.00%) Legato
4 6 (8.00%) SnapMirror
4 6 (8.00%) SnapVault
5 5 (6.67%) ZABBIX
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (4.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.33%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.33%) SCCM
8 1 (1.33%) SCOM
8 1 (1.33%) Ansible
8 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 54 (72.00%) Red Hat
2 33 (44.00%) Oracle
3 24 (32.00%) EMC
4 23 (30.67%) VMware
5 16 (21.33%) Sybase
6 13 (17.33%) Cisco
6 13 (17.33%) Symantec
7 12 (16.00%) Sun
7 12 (16.00%) HP
7 12 (16.00%) Veritas
8 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (10.67%) NetApp
9 8 (10.67%) IBM
10 7 (9.33%) SAP
11 6 (8.00%) Lotus
11 6 (8.00%) Citrix
12 5 (6.67%) Hitachi
13 4 (5.33%) CheckPoint
14 3 (4.00%) NYFIX
14 3 (4.00%) Patsystems
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