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 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 - 56 53
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 1.04% 2.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.86% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
207 140 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.64% 36.46% 53.16%
Number of salaries quoted 141 101 119
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Clearswift