The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 576 633
Rank change year-on-year +17 +57  
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 17 77 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.18% 0.068%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.70% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 68 26
Median salary £57,500 £54,150 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.18% +8.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,535 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  

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

Operating System Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8120 11034 12078
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.26% 26.30% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6892 9444 10323
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SUSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in London

SUSE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SUSE in London

SUSE
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE in London

SUSE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +56 7 £43,000 -20.73%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 London region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (98.11%) Red Hat
3 40 (75.47%) Unix
4 39 (73.58%) Oracle
5 36 (67.92%) Perl
5 36 (67.92%) Finance
5 36 (67.92%) Puppet
6 35 (66.04%) SQL
7 33 (62.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (60.38%) Bash Shell
9 30 (56.60%) Project Management
10 24 (45.28%) HP
11 23 (43.40%) VMware
12 22 (41.51%) Debian
12 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (41.51%) Nagios
13 20 (37.74%) Control-M
13 20 (37.74%) OpenView
13 20 (37.74%) JIRA
13 20 (37.74%) Subversion
14 19 (35.85%) Apache
15 18 (33.96%) ITIL
15 18 (33.96%) Ubuntu
16 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
16 17 (32.08%) Active Directory
16 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database
17 16 (30.19%) Windows
18 15 (28.30%) Citrix
19 14 (26.42%) EMC
19 14 (26.42%) CommVault

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 19 (35.85%) Apache
2 14 (26.42%) Alfresco
2 14 (26.42%) IIS
2 14 (26.42%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.42%) G Suite
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) NetScaler
2 6 (11.32%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) SMTP
3 2 (3.77%) SNMP
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.42%) MySQL
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) JIRA
1 20 (37.74%) Subversion
General
1 36 (67.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Administrator
1 32 (60.38%) Systems Administrator
2 27 (50.94%) Linux Administrator
2 27 (50.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 12 (22.64%) Unix Specialist
4 7 (13.21%) Splunk Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Support
5 5 (9.43%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Scripter
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Unix Support
7 2 (3.77%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) EMC VNX
2 7 (13.21%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) Eurex
4 4 (7.55%) Fintech
5 2 (3.77%) Derivative
5 2 (3.77%) Equities
5 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (75.47%) Unix
3 33 (62.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (41.51%) Debian
5 18 (33.96%) Ubuntu
6 16 (30.19%) Windows
7 14 (26.42%) Mac OS X
7 14 (26.42%) NetWare
8 11 (20.75%) CentOS
9 7 (13.21%) Solaris
10 5 (9.43%) AIX
11 2 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.89%) Android
12 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.89%) Fedora
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Project Management
2 18 (33.96%) ITIL
3 14 (26.42%) Business Continuity
3 14 (26.42%) Document Management
3 14 (26.42%) Quality Management
3 14 (26.42%) Strategic Planning
3 14 (26.42%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 10 (18.87%) Change Control
4 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.98%) DevOps
6 8 (15.09%) Low Latency
7 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.21%) High Availability
7 7 (13.21%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 6 (11.32%) Line Management
9 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (9.43%) Kernel Tuning
9 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.89%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Perl
2 35 (66.04%) SQL
3 32 (60.38%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 6 (11.32%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) Bourne shell
6 5 (9.43%) C-shell
6 5 (9.43%) Korn
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (32.08%) Active Directory
3 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 14 (26.42%) Virtual Servers
3 14 (26.42%) vSphere
3 14 (26.42%) XenApp
4 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) NFS
5 2 (3.77%) RHEV
6 1 (1.89%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 36 (67.92%) Puppet
2 22 (41.51%) Nagios
3 20 (37.74%) Control-M
3 20 (37.74%) OpenView
4 14 (26.42%) EMC VPLEX
4 14 (26.42%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 14 (26.42%) Simpana
5 5 (9.43%) CFEngine
5 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (9.43%) ZABBIX
6 3 (5.66%) Ansible
6 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (98.11%) Red Hat
2 39 (73.58%) Oracle
3 24 (45.28%) HP
4 23 (43.40%) VMware
5 15 (28.30%) Citrix
6 14 (26.42%) CommVault
6 14 (26.42%) EMC
6 14 (26.42%) Google
6 14 (26.42%) Novell
7 7 (13.21%) Splunk
7 7 (13.21%) Veritas
8 6 (11.32%) Bloomberg
8 6 (11.32%) CQG
8 6 (11.32%) Fidessa
8 6 (11.32%) GL TRADE
8 6 (11.32%) NYFIX
8 6 (11.32%) Patsystems
8 6 (11.32%) Reuters
9 5 (9.43%) EccoWare
9 5 (9.43%) ION Trading