Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 354 328
Rank change year-on-year -11 -26 +41
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 9 1 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% 0.008% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.036% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 18
North West median annual salary £52,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -25.88% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £29,750 £18,361
90th Percentile £60,000 £33,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £55,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year -23.77% +28.16% -1.14%

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 the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2968 2808 3183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.57% 22.53% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2356 2334 2575
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in the North West

SUSE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SUSE in the North West

SUSE
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE in the North West

SUSE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Merseyside - 8 £52,500 -
Manchester -14 1 £31,500 -
SUSE
England

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 North West region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) LAMP
2 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Ubuntu
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Ansible
3 7 (77.78%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (77.78%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (77.78%) Kafka
3 7 (77.78%) AMQP
4 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 5 (55.56%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Samsung
7 1 (11.11%) Patch Management

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (88.89%) Apache
1 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (77.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) AMQP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Database Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) LAMP
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Kafka
2 7 (77.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
2 8 (88.89%) Ubuntu
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Line Management
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 8 (88.89%) Python
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
2 1 (11.11%) Novell
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
2 1 (11.11%) Samsung