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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 782 866 830
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -36
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 129 103 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.094% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 108 76 140
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £57,450 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%

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
25185 29402 31979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.64% 26.80% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21419 24614 26920
Median salary £41,125 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,075 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +71 128 £55,000 +29.41% 7
London +103 95 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South East +9 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands - 7 - -
Birmingham - 7 - -
East Midlands +17 6 £42,500 +14.86%
Nottinghamshire +11 6 £42,500 +8.97%
Nottingham +11 6 £42,500 +8.97%
Berkshire +9 6 £59,250 +24.73% 1
City of London +53 4 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Reading +13 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West +5 3 £29,250 -6.40%
Manchester -13 3 £29,250 -6.40%
Yorkshire +11 2 £39,250 +0.64%
South West +3 2 - - 1
Stockport - 2 £29,250 -
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 - 1
East of England +29 1 £47,500 +39.70%
Wales +12 1 - -
West Yorkshire +8 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Newbury +6 1 £72,500 +70.58%
Slough +3 1 £75,000 +76.47%
Newquay - 1 - -
Lewes - 1 £44,141 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £47,500 -
Knaresborough - 1 £23,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £23,500 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 - -

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Linux
2 133 (57.58%) Unix
3 115 (49.78%) Oracle
4 99 (42.86%) AIX
5 88 (38.10%) VMware
6 87 (37.66%) Bash Shell
7 83 (35.93%) Red Hat
8 81 (35.06%) Windows
9 78 (33.77%) IBM
10 75 (32.47%) Perl
11 69 (29.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 68 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
13 67 (29.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 67 (29.00%) Apache
14 64 (27.71%) Windows Server
15 60 (25.97%) Python
16 59 (25.54%) Firewall
17 58 (25.11%) Oracle Linux
18 57 (24.68%) DNS
19 51 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
19 51 (22.08%) Puppet
20 48 (20.78%) Cloud Computing
21 47 (20.35%) Continuous Improvement
22 46 (19.91%) SQL
23 45 (19.48%) Microsoft
24 43 (18.61%) Load Balancing
25 41 (17.75%) Continuous Delivery
26 40 (17.32%) Solaris
27 39 (16.88%) Debian
27 39 (16.88%) vSphere

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 67 (29.00%) Apache
2 29 (12.55%) Tomcat
3 27 (11.69%) WebLogic
4 26 (11.26%) nginx
5 13 (5.63%) MS Exchange
6 10 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.03%) IIS
8 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.16%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.16%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.87%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.87%) Jetty
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.43%) JBoss
11 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 48 (20.78%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.73%) Office 365
6 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.87%) IaaS
6 2 (0.87%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) GitHub
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (25.54%) Firewall
2 57 (24.68%) DNS
3 35 (15.15%) SAN
4 31 (13.42%) SSL
5 22 (9.52%) HTTP
6 16 (6.93%) Internet
7 13 (5.63%) DHCP
8 10 (4.33%) LAN
8 10 (4.33%) WAN
9 7 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (3.03%) SSH
10 6 (2.60%) NAS
10 6 (2.60%) TCP/IP
11 5 (2.16%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.16%) Kerberos
11 5 (2.16%) Skype
12 4 (1.73%) Network Security
13 3 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.30%) OpenLDAP
14 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.09%) MySQL
2 21 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.06%) DB2
4 8 (3.46%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.87%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Big Data
7 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (7.79%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (3.03%) JIRA
5 5 (2.16%) GitLab
5 5 (2.16%) Subversion
5 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (9.09%) Finance
2 17 (7.36%) Banking
3 11 (4.76%) Publishing
4 8 (3.46%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (0.87%) 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 55 (23.81%) Administrator
2 48 (20.78%) Linux Administrator
3 37 (16.02%) Linux Engineer
4 27 (11.69%) Systems Administrator
5 25 (10.82%) Developer
5 25 (10.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 24 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
7 22 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
8 18 (7.79%) Middleware Developer
9 17 (7.36%) WebLogic Developer
10 15 (6.49%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 13 (5.63%) Consultant
11 13 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Server Engineer
12 12 (5.19%) Analyst
12 12 (5.19%) Linux Scripter
12 12 (5.19%) Linux Support
13 11 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 11 (4.76%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.12%) Middleware
2 24 (10.39%) LAMP
3 12 (5.19%) Web Services
4 7 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (3.03%) SAP Basis
5 6 (2.60%) XML
6 2 (0.87%) J2EE
6 2 (0.87%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (0.87%) Spring
7 1 (0.43%) .NET
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%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.15%) Clustering
2 20 (8.66%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.90%) CMDB
4 9 (3.90%) Private Cloud
5 7 (3.03%) Eurex
6 5 (2.16%) Derivative
7 4 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.30%) iPad
9 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.87%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.87%) Equities
9 2 (0.87%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.43%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 231 (100.00%) Linux
2 133 (57.58%) Unix
3 99 (42.86%) AIX
4 81 (35.06%) Windows
5 69 (29.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 67 (29.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 64 (27.71%) Windows Server
8 58 (25.11%) Oracle Linux
9 40 (17.32%) Solaris
10 39 (16.88%) Debian
11 34 (14.72%) Ubuntu
12 26 (11.26%) CentOS
13 24 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (9.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (9.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (4.76%) Windows 7
16 8 (3.46%) Fedora
17 7 (3.03%) Windows 8
18 6 (2.60%) HPUX
18 6 (2.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 43 (18.61%) Load Balancing
4 41 (17.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 36 (15.58%) ITIL
6 34 (14.72%) Configuration Management
7 25 (10.82%) Change Management
8 24 (10.39%) High Availability
8 24 (10.39%) Problem Management
9 18 (7.79%) ITSM
9 18 (7.79%) Service Management
10 17 (7.36%) Incident Management
11 16 (6.93%) ITIL V3
11 16 (6.93%) Performance Management
11 16 (6.93%) Presales
12 15 (6.49%) Migration
12 15 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (6.06%) Project Management
14 12 (5.19%) Performance Optimisation
15 11 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (37.66%) Bash Shell
2 75 (32.47%) Perl
3 60 (25.97%) Python
4 46 (19.91%) SQL
5 29 (12.55%) Korn
5 29 (12.55%) Shell Script
6 27 (11.69%) Java
7 21 (9.09%) PHP
8 9 (3.90%) AWK
8 9 (3.90%) Bourne shell
8 9 (3.90%) sed
9 8 (3.46%) C
9 8 (3.46%) Ruby
10 6 (2.60%) C++
10 6 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.60%) Tcl
11 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.87%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (12.55%) Degree
2 15 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.90%) ISEB
5 5 (2.16%) CFA
5 5 (2.16%) MBA
5 5 (2.16%) NCDA
5 5 (2.16%) PhD
6 3 (1.30%) RHCT
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) CCNP
8 1 (0.43%) CITP
8 1 (0.43%) HND
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
8 1 (0.43%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) MCSE
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.43%) RHCE
8 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (16.88%) vSphere
3 35 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
4 33 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 31 (13.42%) Firmware
6 18 (7.79%) Squid
7 15 (6.49%) Hyper-V
8 10 (4.33%) KVM
9 9 (3.90%) Xen
10 6 (2.60%) Docker
10 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.60%) vCloud
11 5 (2.16%) NFS
11 5 (2.16%) RHEV
11 5 (2.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (1.30%) XenServer
13 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.87%) XenApp
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 51 (22.08%) Puppet
2 29 (12.55%) Ansible
3 21 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 19 (8.23%) Nagios
4 19 (8.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 18 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (4.33%) Data Guard
6 10 (4.33%) NetBackup
6 10 (4.33%) SCCM
6 10 (4.33%) SCOM
7 9 (3.90%) HP SIM
7 9 (3.90%) Oracle ZFS
7 9 (3.90%) Unicenter
8 8 (3.46%) Control-M
9 6 (2.60%) vRealize
10 5 (2.16%) CFEngine
10 5 (2.16%) logstash
10 5 (2.16%) WSUS
11 4 (1.73%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 115 (49.78%) Oracle
2 88 (38.10%) VMware
3 83 (35.93%) Red Hat
4 78 (33.77%) IBM
5 45 (19.48%) Microsoft
6 30 (12.99%) HP
7 18 (7.79%) Veritas
8 16 (6.93%) Cisco
8 16 (6.93%) Sun
9 13 (5.63%) Dell
9 13 (5.63%) SAP
10 12 (5.19%) CA
11 11 (4.76%) NetApp
12 10 (4.33%) EMC
13 7 (3.03%) Bloomberg
13 7 (3.03%) CQG
13 7 (3.03%) Fidessa
13 7 (3.03%) NYFIX
13 7 (3.03%) Patsystems
13 7 (3.03%) Reuters
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