The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 248 232 218
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 8 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.43% 0.78% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Average salary £31,000 £36,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
SUSE
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1871 1803 1457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.53% 27.85% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1328 1132
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SUSE
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SUSE
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SUSE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SUSE Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SUSE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
West Yorkshire -8 5 £42,500 +57.40%
East Yorkshire -7 2 £27,500 -23.61%
South Yorkshire -5 1 £33,500 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 22 (91.67%) Linux
1 22 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 18 (75.00%) Debian
4 16 (66.67%) Puppet
5 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (58.33%) UNIX
6 13 (54.17%) CentOS
7 12 (50.00%) ITIL
8 11 (45.83%) Perl
8 11 (45.83%) SAN
8 11 (45.83%) NetApp
8 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
9 10 (41.67%) SLA
10 9 (37.50%) IIS
10 9 (37.50%) Oracle
10 9 (37.50%) AIX
10 9 (37.50%) Solaris
10 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
10 9 (37.50%) NetBackup
10 9 (37.50%) Samba
10 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
11 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
11 8 (33.33%) Cisco
11 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (33.33%) vSphere
12 7 (29.17%) DevOps
12 7 (29.17%) PHP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (37.50%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SMTP
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) FTP
4 3 (12.50%) HTTP
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.50%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (58.33%) Administrator
2 12 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 12 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) libvirt
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Debian
3 14 (58.33%) UNIX
4 13 (54.17%) CentOS
5 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (37.50%) AIX
6 9 (37.50%) Solaris
7 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Perl
1 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
2 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) Samba
3 8 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) Puppet
2 9 (37.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.50%) PureDisk
3 3 (12.50%) Salt
4 1 (4.17%) Plesk
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) NetApp
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Syncsort
6 3 (12.50%) Brocade
7 2 (8.33%) HP