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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 205 197 215
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 14 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 0.85% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 10
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £42,500 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
1358 1289 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 28.84% 27.33% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1163 1350
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - 6 £37,500 -
Thames Ditton - 3 £40,000 -
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 17 (62.96%) Oracle
4 17 (62.96%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (37.04%) CentOS
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (37.04%) Nagios
7 9 (33.33%) Debian
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) ZABBIX
8 8 (29.63%) Zenoss
8 8 (29.63%) Ruby
8 8 (29.63%) Retail
8 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
8 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (29.63%) IaaS
8 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Satellite
8 8 (29.63%) SaaS
8 8 (29.63%) PaaS
8 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
8 8 (29.63%) Puppet
8 8 (29.63%) Perl
8 8 (29.63%) PHP
8 8 (29.63%) MySQL

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 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 8 (29.63%) SNMP
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) OLTP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) 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 8 (29.63%) Architect
1 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Support
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Design Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (14.81%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) AS400
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
1 2 (7.41%) iSeries
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) CentOS
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (33.33%) Debian
7 8 (29.63%) UNIX
7 8 (29.63%) Solaris
8 2 (7.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Service Management
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Data Virtualisation
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
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 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) SRDF
2 2 (7.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) RHEV
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Nagios
2 8 (29.63%) ZABBIX
2 8 (29.63%) Zenoss
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Satellite
2 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
2 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Red Hat
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco