Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 246 226
Rank change year-on-year -43 -20 +48
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 7 5 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.085% 0.071% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.33% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 15
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £29,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.64% -1.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,025 £22,150
90th Percentile £37,500 £33,250 £53,750
North West median annual salary £35,000 £29,500 £33,363
% change year-on-year +18.64% -11.58% +33.45%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2006 1520 1739
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 24.29% 21.52% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1297 1427
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Manchester

SUSE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SUSE in Manchester

SUSE
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -14 4 £35,000 +18.64%
SUSE
North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) Debian
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) iPad
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) logstash
3 4 (57.14%) Kibana
3 4 (57.14%) Graphite
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) POSIX
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Korn
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) AWK
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) sed
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Support
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Support
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) POSIX
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Debian
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) HPUX
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) AWK
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) sed
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Graphite
1 4 (57.14%) Kibana
1 4 (57.14%) logstash
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SAP