The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 60 65 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing AIX 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.98% 0.52% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.92% 2.07% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
AIX
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 145 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.04% 25.13% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 141 139 79
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £67,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

AIX
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

AIX Salary Trend in Cardiff

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing AIX 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 AIX.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Apache
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) Internet
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (50.00%) PowerHA
5 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (50.00%) RHCE
5 6 (50.00%) IBM AIX Certification
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Clustering
5 6 (50.00%) Veritas
5 6 (50.00%) HACMP
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) JBoss
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (33.33%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) Network Design
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) Tomcat

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing AIX 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 AIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) OLTP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 6 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) AIX Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) HACMP
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) RHCE
1 6 (50.00%) IBM AIX Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) PowerHA
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Veritas
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix