The table below looks at the statistics for openSUSE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited openSUSE over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
openSUSE Linux
Rank 876 - 869
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing openSUSE 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.017% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £35,750
UK excluding London average salary - - £35,750

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29123 28383 29437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.21% 26.94% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24376 23316 24832
Average salary £41,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.86% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

openSUSE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing openSUSE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

openSUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

openSUSE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing openSUSE within the UK.

openSUSE Salary Trend in the UK

openSUSE
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing openSUSE within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London - 5 £30,000 -
City of London - 5 £30,000 -
England - 5 £30,000 -

openSUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Perl
3 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Apache
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Python
5 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) VoIP
5 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Selenium
6 6 (37.50%) Ajax
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) Log4j

openSUSE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (31.25%) WordPress
4 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
1 7 (43.75%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) TestNG
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
2 5 (31.25%) Gradle
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Log4j
3 1 (6.25%) WATIR
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) Ajax
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) JSP
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) JSTL
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Android
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) SUSE
6 1 (6.25%) Fedora
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) Icinga
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat