Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE Linux Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1146 1176 1238
Rank change year-on-year +30 +62 +22
Permanent jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 41 83 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.042% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.094% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 49
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +30.77%

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43634 50108 57833
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.79% 25.43% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35511 42739 48564
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,777
% change year-on-year - +3.16% +3.40%

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the UK

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the UK

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the UK

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 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
England +36 40 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London +56 22 £40,000 -
London +29 18 £75,000 +36.36% 1
South West - 12 £35,000 -
South East +65 6 £44,750 -
East of England +5 2 £51,250 +28.13%
North of England -31 2 £45,000 +71.43%
North West -31 2 £45,000 +80.00%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) Perl
3 22 (53.66%) Red Hat
4 20 (48.78%) Python
4 20 (48.78%) Degree
5 18 (43.90%) CentOS
6 17 (41.46%) Java
6 17 (41.46%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) Identity Management
7 16 (39.02%) Information Security
7 16 (39.02%) Change Control
7 16 (39.02%) SELinux
7 16 (39.02%) iptables
7 16 (39.02%) Compliance Audit
8 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
8 12 (29.27%) C++
8 12 (29.27%) UML
9 9 (21.95%) SIEM
10 8 (19.51%) Physics
10 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
10 8 (19.51%) OOP
10 8 (19.51%) OO
10 8 (19.51%) Fortran
10 8 (19.51%) C
10 8 (19.51%) SQL
10 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
10 8 (19.51%) Simulink
10 8 (19.51%) VMware
10 8 (19.51%) Algorithms

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) JBoss
1 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (4.88%) InfiniBand
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
1 2 (4.88%) SNMP
1 2 (4.88%) SSL
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) jMock
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (39.02%) Security Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Environment Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Apache Flex
1 4 (9.76%) RESTful
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Flash
2 2 (4.88%) J2EE
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Akka
3 1 (2.44%) JMS
3 1 (2.44%) JMX
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Algorithms
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.44%) Equities
4 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) CentOS
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Solaris
6 3 (7.32%) Unix
7 2 (4.88%) AIX
7 2 (4.88%) HPUX
7 2 (4.88%) openSUSE
7 2 (4.88%) SUSE
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Change Control
1 16 (39.02%) Compliance Audit
1 16 (39.02%) Identity Management
1 16 (39.02%) Information Security
2 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
2 12 (29.27%) UML
3 9 (21.95%) SIEM
4 8 (19.51%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) OOP
4 8 (19.51%) Physics
5 6 (14.63%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) High Availability
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Product Breakdown Structure
8 2 (4.88%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Perl
2 20 (48.78%) Python
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) C++
5 8 (19.51%) C
5 8 (19.51%) Fortran
5 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
6 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.88%) C-shell
9 1 (2.44%) AWK
9 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.44%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (19.51%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (9.76%) PhD
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.44%) EMIR
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) iptables
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) KVM
3 2 (4.88%) NFS
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.88%) Xen
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) SELinux
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
3 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) F5
4 2 (4.88%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) HP