The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.84% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 112 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.91% 19.15% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 113 102 113
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
SUSE
South Wales

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SUSE across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SUSE
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Cardiff

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE.

1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (62.50%) Puppet
4 5 (62.50%) Cobbler
4 5 (62.50%) Advertising
4 5 (62.50%) LAMP
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Dell
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 5 (62.50%) Apache
4 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Capita
6 2 (25.00%) Brocade
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) RHCE
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (25.00%) PowerHouse

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
1 5 (62.50%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Capita
4 2 (25.00%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) IBM