Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1160 1254
Rank change year-on-year +28 +94 -22
Permanent jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 31 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.030% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.071% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 47
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +12.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £76,875 £88,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -35.29% +6.25%

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 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 43523 47816 57379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.92% 24.94% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 40586 48338
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the UK

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Top 6 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 18 October 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 +49 31 £50,000 +11.11%
UK excluding London +47 20 £35,000 +27.27%
South West - 14 £35,000 -
London -6 11 £80,000 +45.45%
South East +49 5 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Degree
4 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 14 (45.16%) Mathematics
4 14 (45.16%) C++
4 14 (45.16%) UML
5 10 (32.26%) MATLAB
5 10 (32.26%) Simulink
5 10 (32.26%) OOP
5 10 (32.26%) OO
5 10 (32.26%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) Fortran
5 10 (32.26%) C
5 10 (32.26%) Physics
5 10 (32.26%) Algorithms
5 10 (32.26%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (29.03%) Perl
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Python
7 8 (25.81%) CentOS
8 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
8 7 (22.58%) DevOps
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
10 5 (16.13%) Information Security
10 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
10 5 (16.13%) Change Control
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring

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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) SNMP
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) jMock
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Environment Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
1 4 (12.90%) RESTful
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Akka
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) JMS
2 2 (6.45%) JMX
2 2 (6.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) Flash
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.23%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Equities
4 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) CentOS
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.45%) openSUSE
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Solaris
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE
8 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Mathematics
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
1 14 (45.16%) UML
2 10 (32.26%) OO
2 10 (32.26%) OOP
2 10 (32.26%) Physics
3 7 (22.58%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Change Control
4 5 (16.13%) Compliance Audit
4 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) C++
3 10 (32.26%) C
3 10 (32.26%) Fortran
3 10 (32.26%) MATLAB
4 9 (29.03%) Perl
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C-shell
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 10 (32.26%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (12.90%) PhD
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.23%) EMIR
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) iptables
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) NFS
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SELinux
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp