The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 222 209 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.065% 0.095% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £37,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £48,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +17.46%
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1719 1450 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.15% 27.68% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1297 1466
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,650 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SUSE
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the South West region.

SUSE Salary Trend in the South West

SUSE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Somerset - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire -5 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £37,000 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 10 (76.92%) Legato
3 10 (76.92%) NetBackup
3 10 (76.92%) Backup Exec
3 10 (76.92%) Solaris
3 10 (76.92%) EMC
3 10 (76.92%) SAN
3 10 (76.92%) CommVault
3 10 (76.92%) NetApp
3 10 (76.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (69.23%) SLA
5 7 (53.85%) Sun Certification
5 7 (53.85%) Veritas
5 7 (53.85%) Sun
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle
5 7 (53.85%) HPUX
5 7 (53.85%) SCSA
5 7 (53.85%) RHCA
5 7 (53.85%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) QA
5 7 (53.85%) 3PAR
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) UNIX
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Perl
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) Debian

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) IPv4
2 2 (15.38%) IPv6
3 1 (7.69%) ADSL
3 1 (7.69%) GPRS
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) PPP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) CouchDB
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Games
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DTV
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (53.85%) HPUX
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Debian
7 2 (15.38%) Fedora
7 2 (15.38%) CentOS
8 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Sun Certification
1 7 (53.85%) SCSA
1 7 (53.85%) RHCA
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
2 7 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Xen
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Legato
1 10 (76.92%) NetBackup
1 10 (76.92%) Backup Exec
1 10 (76.92%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 10 (76.92%) EMC
2 10 (76.92%) CommVault
2 10 (76.92%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) Veritas
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Sun
3 7 (53.85%) HP
3 7 (53.85%) 3PAR
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: 5 days ago