The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank - 70 36
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.17% 5.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.44% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -3.26%
SUSE
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
189 227 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.39% 39.34% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 144 188 124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SUSE
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Watford

SUSE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat