The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 812 869 867
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -2
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 104 101 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 116
Median salary £56,600 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £32,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%

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
24808 29372 32142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.43% 26.51% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21213 24595 27042
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SUSE
Salary Trend

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

SUSE Salary Trend in the UK

SUSE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

SUSE Salary Histogram in the UK

SUSE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 103 £56,600 +33.17% 7
London +93 69 £56,600 +7.80% 6
Berkshire +10 11 £50,000 +11.11%
South East +9 11 £50,000 +17.64%
West Midlands +2 9 £16,000 -68.00%
Birmingham -2 8 - -
Reading +4 6 £45,000 -5.26%
City of London +56 5 £75,000 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +12 4 £35,000 -10.25%
Nottingham +15 3 £35,000 -10.25%
South West +12 3 - -
Nottinghamshire +11 3 £35,000 -10.25%
Wales +8 2 - -
Bracknell -9 2 - -
Cornwall - 2 - -
New Quay - 2 - -
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
Newquay - 2 - -
Ceredigion - 2 - -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
East of England +34 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Newbury +8 1 £72,500 +70.58%
Stockport +8 1 £31,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire +2 1 - -
Slough +1 1 £75,000 +76.47%
North West 0 1 £31,500 +21.15% 1
Manchester -7 1 £31,500 +21.15% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £36,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SUSE.

1 235 (100.00%) Linux
2 143 (60.85%) Unix
3 123 (52.34%) Oracle
4 110 (46.81%) AIX
5 89 (37.87%) VMware
6 86 (36.60%) Red Hat
7 83 (35.32%) IBM
8 82 (34.89%) Bash Shell
9 79 (33.62%) Windows
10 76 (32.34%) Apache
11 75 (31.91%) Perl
12 74 (31.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 70 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 64 (27.23%) Firewall
15 62 (26.38%) DNS
15 62 (26.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 59 (25.11%) Oracle Linux
17 56 (23.83%) Windows Server
18 55 (23.40%) Puppet
18 55 (23.40%) Python
18 55 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
19 51 (21.70%) SQL
19 51 (21.70%) Continuous Improvement
20 49 (20.85%) Solaris
21 48 (20.43%) Virtual Machines
22 46 (19.57%) Microsoft
23 44 (18.72%) Cloud Computing
23 44 (18.72%) Load Balancing
24 42 (17.87%) Continuous Delivery
25 41 (17.45%) ITIL

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (32.34%) Apache
2 31 (13.19%) Tomcat
3 30 (12.77%) WebLogic
4 24 (10.21%) nginx
5 16 (6.81%) MS Exchange
6 10 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.26%) IIS
6 10 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.13%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.28%) JBoss
9 3 (1.28%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.85%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.85%) Jetty
10 2 (0.85%) MindAlign
Applications
1 22 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 44 (18.72%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.55%) Office 365
6 5 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.43%) GitHub
8 1 (0.43%) SaaS
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (27.23%) Firewall
2 62 (26.38%) DNS
3 40 (17.02%) SAN
4 34 (14.47%) SSL
5 23 (9.79%) HTTP
6 18 (7.66%) Internet
7 15 (6.38%) DHCP
8 13 (5.53%) LAN
8 13 (5.53%) WAN
9 8 (3.40%) Kerberos
10 7 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (2.98%) SSH
10 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.55%) Network Security
12 5 (2.13%) NAS
12 5 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
12 5 (2.13%) Skype
13 4 (1.70%) LDAP
14 3 (1.28%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.21%) MySQL
3 23 (9.79%) DB2
4 16 (6.81%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.55%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.85%) Big Data
7 2 (0.85%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 17 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.11%) JIRA
4 11 (4.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (3.40%) Subversion
5 8 (3.40%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.13%) GitLab
7 3 (1.28%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.43%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (10.21%) Finance
2 21 (8.94%) Banking
3 13 (5.53%) Publishing
4 11 (4.68%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.26%) Retail
6 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) German Language
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (21.70%) Administrator
2 43 (18.30%) Linux Administrator
3 34 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
4 26 (11.06%) Systems Administrator
4 26 (11.06%) Unix Engineer
5 25 (10.64%) Developer
6 24 (10.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (7.66%) Middleware Developer
7 18 (7.66%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) Support Engineer
8 17 (7.23%) WebLogic Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 15 (6.38%) Technical Specialist
10 13 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.53%) Server Engineer
11 12 (5.11%) Consultant
11 12 (5.11%) Linux Support
12 10 (4.26%) Analyst
12 10 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.91%) LAMP
1 28 (11.91%) Middleware
2 10 (4.26%) Web Services
3 7 (2.98%) XML
4 5 (2.13%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.85%) J2EE
6 2 (0.85%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.85%) Spring
7 1 (0.43%) .NET
7 1 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.43%) Java EE
7 1 (0.43%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.43%) PHP-FPM
7 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.43%) Servlets
7 1 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.17%) Clustering
2 23 (9.79%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.53%) CMDB
5 9 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.83%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.55%) Derivative
6 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.13%) Replication
8 4 (1.70%) Eurex
8 4 (1.70%) iPad
8 4 (1.70%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.28%) Equities
9 3 (1.28%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.28%) PKI
10 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.43%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 235 (100.00%) Linux
2 143 (60.85%) Unix
3 110 (46.81%) AIX
4 79 (33.62%) Windows
5 74 (31.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (26.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 59 (25.11%) Oracle Linux
8 56 (23.83%) Windows Server
9 49 (20.85%) Solaris
10 40 (17.02%) Debian
11 30 (12.77%) CentOS
11 30 (12.77%) Ubuntu
12 22 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (8.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (5.11%) HPUX
16 9 (3.83%) Windows 7
17 7 (2.98%) Windows 10
18 6 (2.55%) Windows 8
19 5 (2.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 44 (18.72%) Load Balancing
4 42 (17.87%) Continuous Delivery
5 41 (17.45%) ITIL
6 32 (13.62%) Configuration Management
7 29 (12.34%) Change Management
8 21 (8.94%) High Availability
8 21 (8.94%) Problem Management
9 19 (8.09%) ITSM
10 18 (7.66%) Presales
10 18 (7.66%) Service Management
11 17 (7.23%) ITIL V3
12 16 (6.81%) Project Management
13 15 (6.38%) Migration
13 15 (6.38%) Service Delivery
13 15 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (5.96%) DevOps
14 14 (5.96%) Incident Management
14 14 (5.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 82 (34.89%) Bash Shell
2 75 (31.91%) Perl
3 55 (23.40%) Python
4 51 (21.70%) SQL
5 34 (14.47%) Shell Script
6 28 (11.91%) Java
7 25 (10.64%) Korn
8 19 (8.09%) PHP
9 10 (4.26%) C
10 8 (3.40%) Ruby
11 6 (2.55%) AWK
11 6 (2.55%) Bourne shell
11 6 (2.55%) sed
12 4 (1.70%) C++
12 4 (1.70%) Tcl
13 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.85%) VB
15 1 (0.43%) COBOL
15 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (14.04%) Degree
2 14 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.53%) ISEB
4 12 (5.11%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.13%) NCDA
6 4 (1.70%) CFA
6 4 (1.70%) MBA
6 4 (1.70%) PhD
6 4 (1.70%) RHCT
7 3 (1.28%) MCSA
7 3 (1.28%) MCSE
7 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.28%) RHCE
7 3 (1.28%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.85%) MCDST
8 2 (0.85%) MCITP
8 2 (0.85%) MCP
9 1 (0.43%) CCNA
9 1 (0.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (20.43%) Virtual Machines
3 40 (17.02%) vSphere
4 36 (15.32%) Active Directory
5 33 (14.04%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (11.91%) Firmware
7 16 (6.81%) Hyper-V
7 16 (6.81%) Squid
8 12 (5.11%) KVM
9 8 (3.40%) Xen
10 7 (2.98%) vCloud
11 6 (2.55%) Docker
12 5 (2.13%) RHEV
12 5 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (1.28%) iptables
14 3 (1.28%) NFS
14 3 (1.28%) XenServer
15 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (23.40%) Puppet
2 29 (12.34%) Ansible
3 25 (10.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 23 (9.79%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (8.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (6.81%) Nagios
7 14 (5.96%) NetBackup
8 13 (5.53%) Oracle ZFS
8 13 (5.53%) Unicenter
9 10 (4.26%) Control-M
9 10 (4.26%) SCCM
9 10 (4.26%) SCOM
10 7 (2.98%) Data Guard
10 7 (2.98%) vRealize
11 6 (2.55%) HP SIM
12 5 (2.13%) CFEngine
12 5 (2.13%) logstash
12 5 (2.13%) WSUS
13 4 (1.70%) OpenView
13 4 (1.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (52.34%) Oracle
2 89 (37.87%) VMware
3 86 (36.60%) Red Hat
4 83 (35.32%) IBM
5 46 (19.57%) Microsoft
6 30 (12.77%) HP
7 24 (10.21%) Sun
8 20 (8.51%) Veritas
9 15 (6.38%) Cisco
10 14 (5.96%) CA
11 13 (5.53%) EMC
12 11 (4.68%) NetApp
12 11 (4.68%) SAP
13 10 (4.26%) Sybase
14 8 (3.40%) Dell
15 7 (2.98%) Citrix
16 6 (2.55%) Bloomberg
16 6 (2.55%) BMC
16 6 (2.55%) Reuters
16 6 (2.55%) Veeam
London
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Highland
Capgemini UK
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £6500 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Kantar
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 11 days ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago