SUSE Linux
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring SUSE skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SUSE over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 861 865 1225
Rank change year-on-year +4 +360 -284
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 27 31 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.037% 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 60
10th Percentile £24,750 £38,750 £41,225
25th Percentile £36,250 £50,875 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -23.08% +23.81% -1.51%
75th Percentile £57,500 £97,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £100,750 £75,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £45,611
% change year-on-year -8.26% +19.49% +7.32%

All Operating Systems
UK

SUSE falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13,293 14,174 31,742
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.29% 16.80% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,894 9,935 16,644
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,750 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,293 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.82% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in the UK

SUSE
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SUSE.

Salary trend for SUSE in the UK

SUSE
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SUSE over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for SUSE in the UK

SUSE
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +23 27 £50,000 -23.08% 1
UK excluding London -37 23 £50,000 -8.26% 1
Midlands - 16 £46,250 - 1
East Midlands - 11 £46,250 - 1
Work from Home +52 10 £42,500 -46.88%
West Midlands - 5 - -
London +70 4 £65,000 -18.75%
South West -18 3 £52,500 +23.53%
East of England -24 3 £50,000 -8.26%
North of England +17 1 £37,500 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -

SUSE
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) CloudStack
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Azure
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (18.52%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Entra ID
4 3 (11.11%) AWS
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (11.11%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
3 4 (14.81%) VLAN
4 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) DHCP
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.41%) InfiniBand
6 1 (3.70%) IPv4
6 1 (3.70%) SD-WAN
6 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Ingres
2 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git
General
1 9 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Billing
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Police
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Support
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Support
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) EDI
2 2 (7.41%) OpenMP
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (18.52%) Replication
4 4 (14.81%) Public Cloud
5 2 (7.41%) Beowulf
6 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) CentOS
2 10 (37.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (18.52%) Debian
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (11.11%) VMS
8 2 (7.41%) Unix
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (3.70%) NetWare
9 1 (3.70%) Solaris
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) IT Strategy
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
2 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Technology Strategy
2 5 (18.52%) Ticket Management
2 5 (18.52%) Time Management
3 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
3 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Presales
3 4 (14.81%) Project Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Python
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Bash
4 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 5 (18.52%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) Go
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.70%) AWK
8 1 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) sed
8 1 (3.70%) VBScript
8 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) vCloud
4 3 (11.11%) Ceph
4 3 (11.11%) Docker
4 3 (11.11%) Gluster
4 3 (11.11%) KVM
4 3 (11.11%) oVirt
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (7.41%) Lustre
5 2 (7.41%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Graylog
2 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.11%) Observium
2 3 (11.11%) Prometheus
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.41%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.70%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Veeam
5 4 (14.81%) Fujitsu
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) Intel
7 2 (7.41%) Mellanox
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Lotus
8 1 (3.70%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) Novell
8 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) Sun