The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 85 105 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing AIX 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 1.85% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £48,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
AIX
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
332 271 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.55% 22.42% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 292 216 266
Average salary £31,250 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.83% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

AIX
Salary Trend in Kent

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

AIX Salary Trend in Kent

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Perl
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
4 13 (76.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (76.47%) Finance
5 11 (64.71%) Puppet
5 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (58.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (58.82%) HACMP
6 10 (58.82%) NFS
6 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
6 10 (58.82%) DNS
6 10 (58.82%) Python
6 10 (58.82%) LDAP
7 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
7 9 (52.94%) Clustering
7 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (47.06%) NetBackup
8 8 (47.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (47.06%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (47.06%) Project Management
8 8 (47.06%) HP
8 8 (47.06%) MySQL
9 7 (41.18%) Control-M
9 7 (41.18%) OpenView

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) LDAP
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) HACMP
2 9 (52.94%) Clustering
2 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Perl
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CCEA
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (58.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (58.82%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
1 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (47.06%) NetBackup
3 7 (41.18%) OpenView
3 7 (41.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Veritas
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
3 8 (47.06%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
4 5 (29.41%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix