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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 86 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing AIX 14 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 1.46% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.39% 6.19% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
Average salary £32,750 £44,375 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% +3.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
AIX
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
319 339 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.72% 23.54% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 187 232 166
Average salary £36,878 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.32% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

AIX
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

AIX Salary Trend in Edinburgh

AIX
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AIX across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

AIX Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) Windows
5 11 (47.83%) UNIX
6 10 (43.48%) HP
7 9 (39.13%) BMC
7 9 (39.13%) Solaris
7 9 (39.13%) Control-M
7 9 (39.13%) VMware
7 9 (39.13%) VMware ESX
7 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (39.13%) HP SIM
8 8 (34.78%) WebLogic
8 8 (34.78%) Java
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) XML
9 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (30.43%) NetBackup
9 7 (30.43%) Veritas
9 7 (30.43%) Release Management
9 7 (30.43%) SolarWinds
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
10 6 (26.09%) ITIL
10 6 (26.09%) J2EE
10 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
11 5 (21.74%) Banking
11 5 (21.74%) QA
12 4 (17.39%) Retail

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (34.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (8.70%) CICS
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PVCS
1 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
1 2 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) UNIX
4 9 (39.13%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) zOS
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) Release Management
2 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) People Management
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.70%) COBOL
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) REXX
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) Korn
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware ESX
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
2 2 (8.70%) Xen
2 2 (8.70%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Control-M
1 9 (39.13%) HP SIM
2 7 (30.43%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.70%) CA Endevor
3 2 (8.70%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) HP
2 9 (39.13%) BMC
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) SolarWinds
3 7 (30.43%) Veritas
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) CA
6 2 (8.70%) SAP
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Sun
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) webMethods
7 1 (4.35%) Syclo