The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 400 335 414
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +79
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 51 104 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 1.60% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 76 25
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,486 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6487 6488 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5420 5480 6264
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
SUSE
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -43 32 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Surrey -5 9 £81,000 +100.00% 1
Hampshire -9 5 £27,500 +14.58%
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Middlesex +2 2 £33,500 -53.79%
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 84 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 61 (67.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 60 (65.93%) UNIX
5 56 (61.54%) Solaris
6 43 (47.25%) AIX
7 36 (39.56%) SAN
8 32 (35.16%) DNS
9 26 (28.57%) HPUX
9 26 (28.57%) Oracle
10 25 (27.47%) EMC
10 25 (27.47%) Replication
11 23 (25.27%) Debian
12 22 (24.18%) Windows
13 21 (23.08%) VMware
14 20 (21.98%) Shell Script
14 20 (21.98%) Novell
14 20 (21.98%) CentOS
15 19 (20.88%) ITIL
16 18 (19.78%) Perl
16 18 (19.78%) Clustering
16 18 (19.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (18.68%) Ubuntu
17 17 (18.68%) OpenLDAP
17 17 (18.68%) OpenSSH
17 17 (18.68%) Sun
17 17 (18.68%) Hitachi
18 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (12.09%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.49%) Apache
3 5 (5.49%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.40%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.40%) IIS
5 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.20%) GroupWise
6 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Office
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
1 2 (2.20%) PaaS
1 2 (2.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (39.56%) SAN
2 32 (35.16%) DNS
3 17 (18.68%) OpenLDAP
4 13 (14.29%) Firewall
4 13 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.59%) NAS
6 5 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.40%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (3.30%) DHCP
9 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.20%) FTP
9 2 (2.20%) HTTP
9 2 (2.20%) SNMP
9 2 (2.20%) LAN
9 2 (2.20%) WAN
9 2 (2.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) MySQL
2 7 (7.69%) DB2
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.40%) MaxDB
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.40%) OLTP
3 4 (4.40%) Informix
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Subversion
2 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.10%) Ant
2 1 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
2 1 (1.10%) Selenium
2 1 (1.10%) Maven
2 1 (1.10%) Hudson
2 1 (1.10%) Gradle
2 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.10%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (10.99%) German Language
2 9 (9.89%) French Language
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Russian Language
3 2 (2.20%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Technical Support
2 17 (18.68%) Linux Specialist
2 17 (18.68%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Administrator
4 14 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (13.19%) Technical Support Specialist
5 12 (13.19%) Support Specialist
5 12 (13.19%) Technical Specialist
6 10 (10.99%) Consultant
7 9 (9.89%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (9.89%) UNIX Support
8 7 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Help Desk Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Architect
9 6 (6.59%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (5.49%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) Middleware
2 5 (5.49%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.20%) Web Services
3 2 (2.20%) J2EE
4 1 (1.10%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.10%) .NET
4 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Replication
2 18 (19.78%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) Open Source
3 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.40%) Celerra
4 2 (2.20%) CMDB
4 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.20%) Firmware
4 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.10%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (67.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (65.93%) UNIX
4 56 (61.54%) Solaris
5 43 (47.25%) AIX
6 26 (28.57%) HPUX
7 23 (25.27%) Debian
8 22 (24.18%) Windows
9 20 (21.98%) CentOS
10 17 (18.68%) Ubuntu
11 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
12 3 (3.30%) FreeBSD
12 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (2.20%) NetWare
13 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) ITIL
2 18 (19.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (19.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.48%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.79%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (4.40%) Data Management
5 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.30%) Service Management
6 3 (3.30%) Project Management
6 3 (3.30%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.30%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.20%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.20%) Change Control
7 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.20%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.20%) Change Management
7 2 (2.20%) ITSM
7 2 (2.20%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) Shell Script
2 18 (19.78%) Perl
3 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
4 10 (10.99%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) PHP
6 4 (4.40%) AWK
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby
7 2 (2.20%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.40%) MCSE
3 3 (3.30%) MCSA
3 3 (3.30%) RHCE
3 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) CCEE
4 2 (2.20%) MCITP
4 2 (2.20%) CCA
4 2 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.20%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Novell Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.68%) OpenSSH
2 16 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
6 3 (3.30%) KVM
7 2 (2.20%) IAG
7 2 (2.20%) UAG
7 2 (2.20%) Novell eDirectory
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.10%) Xen
8 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) ARCserve
2 6 (6.59%) Nagios
3 4 (4.40%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.40%) Puppet
3 4 (4.40%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (4.40%) Legato
3 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.20%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.20%) Zenoss
4 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.20%) SCCM
4 2 (2.20%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 84 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 26 (28.57%) Oracle
3 25 (27.47%) EMC
4 21 (23.08%) VMware
5 20 (21.98%) Novell
6 17 (18.68%) Sun
6 17 (18.68%) Hitachi
7 10 (10.99%) NetApp
8 8 (8.79%) Veritas
9 7 (7.69%) Cisco
10 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.59%) Sybase
11 5 (5.49%) SAP
11 5 (5.49%) IBM
11 5 (5.49%) HP
12 4 (4.40%) F5
12 4 (4.40%) Dell
12 4 (4.40%) Lotus
13 2 (2.20%) Citrix
13 2 (2.20%) JBoss
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