Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1187 1147 1187
Rank change year-on-year -40 +40 +76
Permanent jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 44 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.045%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.025% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 59
UK median annual salary £61,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.77% +18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £40,050 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £80,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -

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 40,253 43,600 52,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.12% 24.54% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32,395 35,946 44,195
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% - +3.90%

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the UK

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Top 9 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 19 July 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
England -31 10 £61,250 -5.77% 4
UK excluding London +7 5 £52,500 +16.67% 4
London +5 5 £70,000 -6.67%
North of England -4 2 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 -
East of England +8 1 £45,000 -12.20%
South East -5 1 £60,000 +27.66%
West Midlands - 1 £29,000 -
Midlands - 1 £29,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 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 SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) CommVault
5 4 (40.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Android
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) XenApp
5 4 (40.00%) Veeam
5 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Replication
5 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013

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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Skype
2 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JDBC
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Android
3 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (40.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Statistics
3 4 (40.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) AWK
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) sed
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (10.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) NFS
4 1 (10.00%) Docker
4 1 (10.00%) NDS
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) CommVault
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Veeam
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) Novell
6 1 (10.00%) Progress
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk