The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 247 189 215
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +26
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 2 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.029% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 1.24% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 7
Average salary £28,500 £43,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% +67.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £30,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £47,500 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1889 1287 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.30% 24.28% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1024 1080
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
SUSE
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -45 2 £28,500 -34.48%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) CentOS
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) Apache
3 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Debian
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) AIX
5 5 (41.67%) Solaris
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
1 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre Technician
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) CentOS
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Debian
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) AIX
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) Samba
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds