Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 195 188
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 1 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.026% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 1.69% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £59,250
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.23% +7.50% -9.09%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 778 830 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.32% 17.43% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 708 654 782
Birmingham median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £24,775
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £59,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,785 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.24% -6.67% +7.14%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Birmingham

SUSE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SUSE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Proofpoint
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Proofpoint