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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AIX
Rank 108 99 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing AIX 22 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 1.20% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.84% 4.50% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 12
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
455 422 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.36% 26.61% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 355 361 436
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -10 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Chester 0 3 £34,250 -32.46%
Warrington - 1 £32,500 -
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 35 (81.40%) UNIX
2 29 (67.44%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) Shell Script
4 18 (41.86%) Oracle
5 17 (39.53%) Windows
5 17 (39.53%) IBM
6 16 (37.21%) Tivoli
7 15 (34.88%) DB2
8 14 (32.56%) Quality Management
8 14 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (27.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (25.58%) Korn
11 10 (23.26%) C#
11 10 (23.26%) Java
11 10 (23.26%) J2EE
11 10 (23.26%) MySQL
11 10 (23.26%) XML
11 10 (23.26%) XSD
11 10 (23.26%) XSLT
11 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.60%) SAN
13 8 (18.60%) ITIL
13 8 (18.60%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (18.60%) Finance
14 7 (16.28%) Banking
14 7 (16.28%) SQL
14 7 (16.28%) SLA
14 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
15 6 (13.95%) Cisco

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
2 8 (18.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) Lync
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) SNMP
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) DB2
2 10 (23.26%) MySQL
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ChangeMan
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
1 10 (23.26%) Applications Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (13.95%) DBA
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
3 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Server Support
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Support
6 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Senior DBA
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) IT Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) J2EE
1 10 (23.26%) XML
1 10 (23.26%) XSD
1 10 (23.26%) XSLT
2 5 (11.63%) Middleware
3 4 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (4.65%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) UNIX
2 29 (67.44%) Linux
3 17 (39.53%) Windows
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) zOS
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) MVS
7 3 (6.98%) Windows NT
7 3 (6.98%) Solaris
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.33%) SUSE
9 1 (2.33%) OS/400
9 1 (2.33%) HPUX
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Quality Management
1 14 (32.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Capacity Management
3 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 1 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Logistics
7 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Shell Script
2 11 (25.58%) Korn
3 10 (23.26%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) AWK
5 3 (6.98%) sed
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
6 2 (4.65%) JCL
7 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) MCSE
1 4 (9.30%) CCNA
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) MCP
3 2 (4.65%) CISSP
3 2 (4.65%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) CISA
4 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) CRISC
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.65%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Samba
3 1 (2.33%) KVM
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) XenServer
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Tivoli
2 12 (27.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) Netcool
4 1 (2.33%) Legato
4 1 (2.33%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) CA Endevor
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle
2 17 (39.53%) IBM
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Symantec
5 5 (11.63%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) VMware
7 3 (6.98%) EMC
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Brocade
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
9 1 (2.33%) Juniper
9 1 (2.33%) Compaq
9 1 (2.33%) Sun
9 1 (2.33%) Veritas
9 1 (2.33%) BMC
9 1 (2.33%) CA