The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank - 100 97
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.57% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £42,500 £31,792
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -13.50%
SUSE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
377 350 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.10% 27.24% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 332 315 322
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SUSE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SUSE Salary Trend in Wales

SUSE
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware