The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 207 192 216
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 10 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 1.43% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 12
Average salary £46,500 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £42,500 £40,550
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
SUSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1389 1332 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.03% 27.58% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1186 1320
Average salary £41,250 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SUSE
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Surrey

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Surrey

SUSE
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Guildford +10 3 £81,000 -
Thames Ditton - 3 £40,000 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
1 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
2 22 (81.48%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
4 14 (51.85%) Ubuntu
4 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 13 (48.15%) UNIX
5 13 (48.15%) Solaris
6 12 (44.44%) WebSphere
6 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (37.04%) Nagios
8 10 (37.04%) SAN
9 9 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (33.33%) Debian
9 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
10 8 (29.63%) IaaS
10 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
10 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (29.63%) ZABBIX
10 8 (29.63%) Zenoss
10 8 (29.63%) SaaS
10 8 (29.63%) PaaS
10 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
10 8 (29.63%) Puppet
10 8 (29.63%) Ruby
10 8 (29.63%) Retail
10 8 (29.63%) IBM
10 8 (29.63%) Python
10 8 (29.63%) SNMP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 6 (22.22%) MQSeries
3 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.81%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) SaaS
1 8 (29.63%) PaaS
1 8 (29.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 8 (29.63%) SNMP
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (7.41%) LDAP
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 6 (22.22%) OLTP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Technical Design Authority
4 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Technical Design Architect
5 6 (22.22%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 5 (18.52%) Linux Support
6 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) AS400
1 2 (7.41%) iSeries
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Ubuntu
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) UNIX
3 13 (48.15%) Solaris
4 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (33.33%) Debian
6 6 (22.22%) CentOS
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Service Management
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Perl
1 8 (29.63%) PHP
1 8 (29.63%) Python
1 8 (29.63%) Ruby
1 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) IBM Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) RHEV
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) SRDF
3 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Nagios
2 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
2 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (29.63%) ZABBIX
2 8 (29.63%) Zenoss
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
2 22 (81.48%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) VMware
4 8 (29.63%) IBM
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 5 (18.52%) F5
7 3 (11.11%) Sun
8 2 (7.41%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.70%) Symantec
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix
9 1 (3.70%) Juniper
9 1 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft