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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 109 79 56
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -23
Permanent jobs citing AIX 16 35 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.89% 2.17% 4.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 8.08% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 92
Average salary £54,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £28,415
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,469 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -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
490 433 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.18% 26.83% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 434 364 446
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £57,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Knutsford -12 6 £51,500 +25.60%
Macclesfield - 3 £68,500 -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 30 (85.71%) UNIX
3 23 (65.71%) Windows
4 18 (51.43%) IBM
5 16 (45.71%) Oracle
6 14 (40.00%) MySQL
6 14 (40.00%) DB2
6 14 (40.00%) Quality Management
7 13 (37.14%) Shell Script
8 12 (34.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (34.29%) Middleware
9 11 (31.43%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
10 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (28.57%) SSL
11 9 (25.71%) Perl
11 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 8 (22.86%) Time Management
12 8 (22.86%) ISPF
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.86%) SLA
12 8 (22.86%) Mainframe
12 8 (22.86%) JCL
13 7 (20.00%) Clustering
14 6 (17.14%) J2EE
14 6 (17.14%) C#
14 6 (17.14%) Java
14 6 (17.14%) XML
14 6 (17.14%) XSD
14 6 (17.14%) XSLT

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) SNMP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
1 14 (40.00%) DB2
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Applications Support Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Applications Support
2 6 (17.14%) Applications Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) DBA
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Operations Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IT Architect
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 12 (34.29%) Middleware
2 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 8 (22.86%) ISPF
4 6 (17.14%) J2EE
4 6 (17.14%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) XSD
4 6 (17.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Mainframe
3 7 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 30 (85.71%) UNIX
3 23 (65.71%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (11.43%) HPUX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 8 (22.86%) Time Management
3 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.86%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.86%) Logistics
6 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Shell Script
2 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 8 (22.86%) JCL
4 6 (17.14%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Korn
7 2 (5.71%) AWK
7 2 (5.71%) sed
8 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Veritas File System
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) Legato
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.86%) Netcool
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) IBM
2 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) HP
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Compaq
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Sophos