The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 821 869
Rank change year-on-year -14 +48  
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 37 103 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 83 76
Median salary £44,250 £56,600 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.81% +33.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £36,700 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,350 £75,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  

SUSE 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 22132 24721 29380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.13% 25.46% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18243 21124 24614
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SUSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in the UK

SUSE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SUSE in the UK

SUSE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE in the UK

SUSE
Top 30 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 35 £44,250 -21.81% 7
South East +59 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
London -35 11 £70,000 +23.67% 1
Surrey - 8 £40,000 - 1
South West +7 6 £42,250 -
Bristol -15 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands +6 3 £22,000 +37.50%
Hampshire - 3 £42,500 - 2
Fleet - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cornwall -4 2 £24,500 -
Bodmin - 2 £24,500 -
Solihull - 2 £22,000 -
City of London +27 1 £70,000 -6.66%
Warwickshire +12 1 - -
Wales +10 1 £55,000 -
East of England +5 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West -37 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £39,000 -
Scotland - 1 £39,000 -
Swansea - 1 £55,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Lewes - 1 £32,500 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
West Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £25,500 -
Farnham - 1 £39,000 -
Rugby - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing SUSE 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.

1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (82.80%) Red Hat
3 53 (56.99%) Windows
4 52 (55.91%) VMware
5 44 (47.31%) Puppet
6 42 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (40.86%) Unix
7 38 (40.86%) Python
8 36 (38.71%) Bash Shell
9 33 (35.48%) DevOps
10 27 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (27.96%) Perl
11 26 (27.96%) Ansible
12 25 (26.88%) Opscode Chef
12 25 (26.88%) SAN
13 24 (25.81%) Oracle
13 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
13 24 (25.81%) CentOS
14 23 (24.73%) Debian
15 21 (22.58%) Finance
15 21 (22.58%) PowerShell
15 21 (22.58%) SQL
15 21 (22.58%) Apache
16 20 (21.51%) Windows Server
17 19 (20.43%) Solaris
17 19 (20.43%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
18 18 (19.35%) CCNA
18 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
19 17 (18.28%) HP

SUSE
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 21 (22.58%) Apache
2 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
3 13 (13.98%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.68%) IIS
5 6 (6.45%) JBoss
5 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.38%) Alfresco
7 3 (3.23%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.15%) iPlanet
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) G Suite
3 3 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.23%) IaaS
3 3 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.88%) SAN
2 15 (16.13%) Firewall
3 12 (12.90%) LAN
3 12 (12.90%) WAN
4 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.45%) DNS
5 6 (6.45%) NetScaler
6 5 (5.38%) SNMP
6 5 (5.38%) VPN
6 5 (5.38%) Wireless
6 5 (5.38%) Wireshark
7 4 (4.30%) DHCP
7 4 (4.30%) Network Security
8 3 (3.23%) Broadband
8 3 (3.23%) NAS
9 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.15%) HTTP
9 2 (2.15%) Kerberos
9 2 (2.15%) LDAP
9 2 (2.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) MySQL
2 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.38%) DB2
4 5 (5.38%) Informix
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.15%) MaxDB
5 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) JIRA
2 8 (8.60%) Subversion
3 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.23%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.23%) Bower
6 3 (3.23%) Grunt
6 3 (3.23%) MSBuild
6 3 (3.23%) RSpec
6 3 (3.23%) RubyGems
6 3 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.08%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Administrator
1 19 (20.43%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
2 18 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (17.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.20%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Unix Specialist
5 8 (8.60%) Linux Support
5 8 (8.60%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Splunk Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Support Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) XML
2 8 (8.60%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (7.53%) XSLT
4 5 (5.38%) CGI
5 4 (4.30%) .NET
5 4 (4.30%) Apache Flex
5 4 (4.30%) JSON
6 3 (3.23%) LAMP
6 3 (3.23%) POSIX
7 2 (2.15%) J2EE
7 2 (2.15%) Web Services
8 1 (1.08%) Kafka
8 1 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.08%) Middleware
8 1 (1.08%) Qt
8 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.08%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Clustering
1 8 (8.60%) Eurex
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.45%) Replication
4 5 (5.38%) CCTV
4 5 (5.38%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.30%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (4.30%) iPad
5 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.15%) Celerra
7 2 (2.15%) PKI
8 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.08%) Derivative
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.08%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (56.99%) Windows
3 38 (40.86%) Unix
4 27 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (25.81%) CentOS
6 23 (24.73%) Debian
7 20 (21.51%) Windows Server
8 19 (20.43%) Solaris
9 17 (18.28%) AIX
10 15 (16.13%) Ubuntu
11 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (12.90%) HPUX
12 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (5.38%) Mac OS X
14 5 (5.38%) NetWare
14 5 (5.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (5.38%) Windows Vista
14 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
15 4 (4.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) DevOps
2 14 (15.05%) ITIL
2 14 (15.05%) Project Management
3 13 (13.98%) High Availability
4 11 (11.83%) Low Latency
5 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (8.60%) Kernel Tuning
6 7 (7.53%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.53%) Service Management
6 7 (7.53%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 6 (6.45%) Change Control
7 6 (6.45%) Information Security
8 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.38%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.38%) Data Security
8 5 (5.38%) Document Management
8 5 (5.38%) Information Management
8 5 (5.38%) Information Security Management
8 5 (5.38%) Security Management
8 5 (5.38%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) Python
2 36 (38.71%) Bash Shell
3 26 (27.96%) Perl
4 21 (22.58%) PowerShell
4 21 (22.58%) SQL
5 13 (13.98%) Korn
6 11 (11.83%) C-shell
6 11 (11.83%) Java
7 9 (9.68%) Bourne shell
7 9 (9.68%) C
7 9 (9.68%) PHP
8 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.30%) AWK
9 4 (4.30%) C#
9 4 (4.30%) sed
10 3 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (19.35%) CCNA
3 14 (15.05%) CCNP
4 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.38%) MCSA
9 3 (3.23%) Degree
10 2 (2.15%) CCDA
10 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.15%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.15%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.38%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 16 (17.20%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.75%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.60%) vSphere
6 6 (6.45%) XenApp
7 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (5.38%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (5.38%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.23%) Docker
8 3 (3.23%) KVM
8 3 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (3.23%) VirtualBox
9 2 (2.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.08%) Firmware
10 1 (1.08%) NFS
10 1 (1.08%) RHEV
10 1 (1.08%) Shibboleth
10 1 (1.08%) Squid
10 1 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 44 (47.31%) Puppet
2 26 (27.96%) Ansible
3 25 (26.88%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (16.13%) Nagios
5 8 (8.60%) CFEngine
5 8 (8.60%) ZABBIX
6 7 (7.53%) Backup Exec
6 7 (7.53%) Control-M
6 7 (7.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (7.53%) OpenView
7 5 (5.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (5.38%) EMC VPLEX
7 5 (5.38%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Simpana
8 4 (4.30%) Graphite
8 4 (4.30%) Kibana
8 4 (4.30%) logstash
9 3 (3.23%) Marathon
9 3 (3.23%) Mesos
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 77 (82.80%) Red Hat
2 52 (55.91%) VMware
3 24 (25.81%) Oracle
4 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 17 (18.28%) HP
6 12 (12.90%) EMC
6 12 (12.90%) Veritas
7 9 (9.68%) NetApp
8 8 (8.60%) Bloomberg
8 8 (8.60%) Cisco
8 8 (8.60%) CommVault
8 8 (8.60%) CQG
8 8 (8.60%) EccoWare
8 8 (8.60%) Fidessa
8 8 (8.60%) GL TRADE
8 8 (8.60%) ION Trading
8 8 (8.60%) NYFIX
8 8 (8.60%) Patsystems
8 8 (8.60%) Reuters
8 8 (8.60%) Splunk
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago