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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 64 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 0.36% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.59% 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +17.28%
Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
189 100 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.96% 18.21% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 167 85 86
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £47,500 £52,500
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 20 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) VMware