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

SUSE Linux
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 235 250
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.057% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.45% 0.22% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £42,250 - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  

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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1324 1358 1870
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.90% 25.93% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1178 1579
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,425 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

SUSE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SUSE in the South West

SUSE
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE in the South West

SUSE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Bristol -25 4 £60,000 -
Cornwall -7 2 £24,500 -
SUSE
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South West region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
5 5 (45.45%) CCTV
5 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (45.45%) ISO 22301
5 5 (45.45%) Feasibility Study
5 5 (45.45%) IT Strategy
5 5 (45.45%) Social Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (45.45%) CGI
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) SNMP

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) iPlanet
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) SNMP
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
1 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Artifactory
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (27.27%) Bower
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Grunt
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) MSBuild
1 3 (27.27%) RSpec
1 3 (27.27%) RubyGems
1 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) CGI
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CCTV
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
4 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) HPUX
6 2 (18.18%) Solaris
7 1 (9.09%) CentOS
7 1 (9.09%) Debian
7 1 (9.09%) Fedora
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Security
1 5 (45.45%) Feasibility Study
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
1 5 (45.45%) IT Strategy
1 5 (45.45%) ITSM
1 5 (45.45%) Security Management
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
1 5 (45.45%) Social Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Server Building
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Python
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) C-shell
3 2 (18.18%) Korn
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 3 (27.27%) KVM
4 3 (27.27%) VirtualBox
5 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (9.09%) RHEV
6 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
1 5 (45.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Marathon
2 3 (27.27%) Mesos
2 3 (27.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Sophos
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) PlateSpin
5 2 (18.18%) Sun
5 2 (18.18%) Veritas