Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for openSUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited openSUSE over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

openSUSE Linux
UK
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1042 1144 1178
Rank change year-on-year +102 +34 +52
Permanent jobs citing openSUSE 2 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.014% 0.003%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.006% 0.061% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 6
UK median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.13% -55.56% +125.00%
10th Percentile £33,975 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,325 £43,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,250 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +29.29% +16.67% -

openSUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31,645 37,499 43,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.98% 22.95% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25,028 30,275 34,902
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% -

openSUSE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing openSUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for openSUSE in the UK

openSUSE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for openSUSE in the UK

openSUSE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing openSUSE over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for openSUSE in the UK

openSUSE
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing openSUSE within the UK over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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
UK excluding London +57 2 £45,250 +29.29% 4
England +57 2 £45,250 +13.13% 4
South East +47 1 £57,500 +64.29% 4
South West - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT jobs citing openSUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for openSUSE.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Mandriva Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Sensu
2 1 (50.00%) Pingdom
2 1 (50.00%) GCP
2 1 (50.00%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

openSUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (50.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Site Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Gentoo
2 1 (50.00%) Mandriva Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Slackware
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic
1 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware