The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 115 91 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -55
Permanent jobs citing AIX 5 32 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 1.83% 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 7.39% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 104
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -14.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
AIX
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
394 433 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.42% 24.81% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 327 344 441
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

AIX
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

AIX Salary Trend in Cheshire

AIX
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AIX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

AIX Salary Histogram in Cheshire

AIX
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -5 2 £64,000 -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) UNIX
4 12 (48.00%) IBM
5 10 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (40.00%) Middleware
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) WebSphere
6 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (32.00%) Time Management
7 8 (32.00%) Quality Management
7 8 (32.00%) SSL
7 8 (32.00%) SLA
7 8 (32.00%) MySQL
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (32.00%) DB2
8 7 (28.00%) Perl
8 7 (28.00%) JCL
8 7 (28.00%) Mainframe
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 7 (28.00%) ISPF
9 6 (24.00%) Clustering
9 6 (24.00%) Migration
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) HPUX
10 5 (20.00%) Solaris
10 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (36.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (32.00%) DB2
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Applications Support
1 8 (32.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 10 (40.00%) Middleware
2 7 (28.00%) ISPF
2 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (24.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) UNIX
4 5 (20.00%) HPUX
4 5 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Quality Management
1 8 (32.00%) Time Management
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL V2
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Perl
1 7 (28.00%) JCL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) CISSP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) RHCE
1 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Security+ Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Dell