Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1148 1252
Rank change year-on-year -18 +104 -35
Permanent jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 28 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.064% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 47
UK median annual salary £46,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £69,000 £88,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -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 43947 45771 56518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.47% 24.67% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35545 38791 47839
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -4 28 £46,000 +31.43% 4
UK excluding London +2 17 £35,000 +16.67% 3
South West - 14 £35,000 -
London 0 11 £80,000 +14.29% 1
South East +30 2 £44,750 - 2
East of England - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Java
3 15 (53.57%) Degree
4 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (50.00%) C++
4 14 (50.00%) UML
5 12 (42.86%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) C
6 10 (35.71%) OOP
6 10 (35.71%) OO
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) Fortran
6 10 (35.71%) MATLAB
6 10 (35.71%) Simulink
6 10 (35.71%) Physics
6 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
6 10 (35.71%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.00%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (25.00%) CentOS

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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) jMock
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Apache Flex
1 4 (14.29%) RESTful
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Akka
2 2 (7.14%) J2EE
2 2 (7.14%) JMS
2 2 (7.14%) JMX
2 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 5 (17.86%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Derivative
4 1 (3.57%) Equities
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) CentOS
4 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (50.00%) UML
2 10 (35.71%) OO
2 10 (35.71%) OOP
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (35.71%) Physics
3 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) C++
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) C
4 10 (35.71%) Fortran
4 10 (35.71%) MATLAB
5 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (14.29%) PhD
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (3.57%) EMIR
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
1 1 (3.57%) NFS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) NetApp
2 1 (3.57%) Progress
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat