Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 521 539 573
Rank change year-on-year +18 +34 -71
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 20 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.46% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 67
South East median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.00% +13.27% -7.07%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,250 £37,638
90th Percentile £60,900 £67,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £53,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.93% +26.47% -3.41%

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8,440 8,970 11,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.25% 28.08% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,237 7,579 10,206
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in the South East

SUSE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SUSE in the South East

SUSE
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SUSE in the South East

SUSE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley +25 9 £41,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire +35 6 £82,500 +69.23% 2
Hampshire -6 6 £40,500 -37.69%
Surrey -23 5 £38,000 -22.45%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £41,000 -
SUSE
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 9 (45.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (40.00%) ITIL
5 8 (40.00%) LAN
5 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) MCSA
7 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (25.00%) Driving Licence
8 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) CCA
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) SAN

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) Route 53
1 1 (5.00%) Slack
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LAN
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) NetBackup Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (15.00%) CentOS
7 3 (15.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Security Patching
5 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
1 3 (15.00%) Python
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNA
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCSA
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) CCA
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCDA
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.00%) PureDisk
2 1 (5.00%) Consul
2 1 (5.00%) Packer
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) SAP