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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 393 366 410
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +44
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 51 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.83% 0.75% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 34
Average salary £47,500 £37,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.51% -5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,900 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
6169 5615 6574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.82% 27.99% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5082 4651 5807
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +2 22 £47,500 +28.37% 1
Surrey +12 21 £52,500 +37.25%
Hampshire -25 9 £45,000 - 2
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 131 (94.24%) Linux
2 109 (78.42%) Red Hat
3 68 (48.92%) VMware
4 66 (47.48%) Windows
5 57 (41.01%) Ubuntu
6 50 (35.97%) Debian
6 50 (35.97%) CentOS
7 47 (33.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (32.37%) UNIX
9 43 (30.94%) SAN
10 37 (26.62%) Oracle
11 36 (25.90%) EMC
12 35 (25.18%) TCP/IP
13 34 (24.46%) Cisco
13 34 (24.46%) AIX
14 33 (23.74%) Nagios
15 32 (23.02%) ITIL
15 32 (23.02%) Puppet
16 27 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
18 25 (17.99%) Apache
18 25 (17.99%) DB2
18 25 (17.99%) Perl
19 24 (17.27%) Remedy
20 23 (16.55%) SLA
20 23 (16.55%) Solaris
21 22 (15.83%) IBM
21 22 (15.83%) Service Management
22 20 (14.39%) SQL Server

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 25 (17.99%) Apache
2 5 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (3.60%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.88%) nginx
4 3 (2.16%) JBoss
5 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.44%) IaaS
2 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.44%) SaaS
2 2 (1.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.94%) SAN
2 35 (25.18%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.79%) DNS
4 14 (10.07%) LAN
5 13 (9.35%) WAN
6 10 (7.19%) Firewall
7 8 (5.76%) DHCP
7 8 (5.76%) VPN
8 7 (5.04%) HTTP
9 6 (4.32%) LDAP
10 5 (3.60%) BGP
11 4 (2.88%) EIGRP
11 4 (2.88%) Ethernet
11 4 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.88%) OSPF
12 2 (1.44%) SNMP
13 1 (0.72%) ISDN
13 1 (0.72%) PSTN
13 1 (0.72%) WLAN
13 1 (0.72%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.99%) DB2
2 20 (14.39%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.76%) MySQL
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.60%) Informix
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.88%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.72%) Gerrit
General
1 10 (7.19%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Retail
3 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.60%) Military
5 4 (2.88%) Banking
5 4 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.44%) French Language
6 2 (1.44%) Electronics
6 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (33.09%) Administrator
2 30 (21.58%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (15.83%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.07%) Linux Support
5 13 (9.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 13 (9.35%) Analyst
5 13 (9.35%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (9.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 11 (7.91%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.19%) Network Administrator
8 9 (6.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.04%) IT Support
10 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) Web Services
2 6 (4.32%) XML
2 6 (4.32%) Middleware
3 5 (3.60%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (2.88%) .NET
5 3 (2.16%) J2EE
5 3 (2.16%) Java EE
5 3 (2.16%) Worklight
6 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.44%) Spring
7 1 (0.72%) HTML
7 1 (0.72%) LAMP
7 1 (0.72%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.60%) Replication
1 5 (3.60%) Clustering
1 5 (3.60%) iSeries
2 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (2.88%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.16%) Equities
3 3 (2.16%) Derivative
4 2 (1.44%) AS400
5 1 (0.72%) Celerra
5 1 (0.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 131 (94.24%) Linux
2 66 (47.48%) Windows
3 57 (41.01%) Ubuntu
4 50 (35.97%) CentOS
4 50 (35.97%) Debian
5 47 (33.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (32.37%) UNIX
7 34 (24.46%) AIX
8 27 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (16.55%) Solaris
10 20 (14.39%) Windows 7
10 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (11.51%) HPUX
12 6 (4.32%) Fedora
13 5 (3.60%) Mac OS
14 3 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (2.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.02%) ITIL
2 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
3 22 (15.83%) Service Management
4 14 (10.07%) Data Management
5 10 (7.19%) DevOps
6 8 (5.76%) Time Management
7 6 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (4.32%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.88%) Project Management
8 4 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.88%) Network Architecture
8 4 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (2.88%) Build Automation
9 3 (2.16%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.16%) Capacity Management
9 3 (2.16%) Low Latency
9 3 (2.16%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.16%) UML
9 3 (2.16%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.99%) Perl
2 20 (14.39%) SQL
3 18 (12.95%) Python
4 13 (9.35%) Bash Shell
5 11 (7.91%) PHP
6 9 (6.47%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.47%) Ruby
7 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.76%) Java
8 7 (5.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.44%) C
9 2 (1.44%) C#
9 2 (1.44%) C++
9 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (10.07%) CCNP
1 14 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (5.76%) CCNA
3 7 (5.04%) JNCIP
4 4 (2.88%) Degree
4 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.88%) CCDA
4 4 (2.88%) JNCIA
4 4 (2.88%) JNCIS
5 2 (1.44%) IBM Certification
5 2 (1.44%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) MCSE
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (7.19%) vSphere
4 9 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.88%) Samba
5 4 (2.88%) Postfix
5 4 (2.88%) XenServer
6 2 (1.44%) SRDF
6 2 (1.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.72%) Firmware
7 1 (0.72%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.72%) KVM
7 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (23.74%) Nagios
2 32 (23.02%) Puppet
3 15 (10.79%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.16%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.16%) AppManager
5 3 (2.16%) SCCM
6 2 (1.44%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.44%) Zenoss
6 2 (1.44%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.72%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.72%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.72%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 109 (78.42%) Red Hat
2 68 (48.92%) VMware
3 37 (26.62%) Oracle
4 36 (25.90%) EMC
5 34 (24.46%) Cisco
6 24 (17.27%) Remedy
7 22 (15.83%) IBM
8 18 (12.95%) HP
9 12 (8.63%) Sybase
9 12 (8.63%) Symantec
10 8 (5.76%) Sun
11 7 (5.04%) Juniper
11 7 (5.04%) Splunk
12 5 (3.60%) Citrix
12 5 (3.60%) Patsystems
12 5 (3.60%) GL TRADE
12 5 (3.60%) NYFIX
13 4 (2.88%) Dell
14 3 (2.16%) Microsoft
14 3 (2.16%) Adobe
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