The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 168 172 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -36
Permanent jobs citing AIX 13 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.45% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 1.80% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 61
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
883 998 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.41% 24.86% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 724 823 980
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

AIX
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

AIX Salary Trend in Manchester

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (96.88%) Windows
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 26 (81.25%) Solaris
2 26 (81.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 26 (81.25%) Middleware
2 26 (81.25%) WebSphere
2 26 (81.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 25 (78.13%) Oracle
4 24 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 24 (75.00%) SAN
4 24 (75.00%) VMware
4 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 24 (75.00%) Mentoring
5 23 (71.88%) Hyper-V
5 23 (71.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (71.88%) SUSE
5 23 (71.88%) HPUX
5 23 (71.88%) HP
5 23 (71.88%) IBM
5 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
6 22 (68.75%) RDBMS
6 22 (68.75%) Cisco
6 22 (68.75%) Juniper
6 22 (68.75%) EMC
6 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 22 (68.75%) DB2
6 22 (68.75%) WebLogic
6 22 (68.75%) OS/400
6 22 (68.75%) Symantec

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (81.25%) WebSphere
2 22 (68.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (68.75%) Relational Database
2 22 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) DB2
2 22 (68.75%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Toad
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Architect
1 23 (71.88%) Infrastructure Architect
2 22 (68.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 22 (68.75%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) DBA
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX Support
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (3.13%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) WebSphere MQ
1 26 (81.25%) Middleware
1 26 (81.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (12.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) FlexPod
2 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 26 (81.25%) Solaris
3 23 (71.88%) HPUX
3 23 (71.88%) SUSE
3 23 (71.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (68.75%) OS/400
4 22 (68.75%) zOS
5 8 (25.00%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 22 (68.75%) Coaching
2 22 (68.75%) Infrastructure Management
2 22 (68.75%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) High Availability
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) JCL
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) sed
4 1 (3.13%) AWK
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) MCSD
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) CCA
1 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.13%) CCEA
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) RHCE
1 1 (3.13%) IBM AIX Certification
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (71.88%) Hyper-V
3 22 (68.75%) KVM
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (68.75%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Oracle
2 24 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 24 (75.00%) VMware
3 23 (71.88%) IBM
3 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 23 (71.88%) HP
4 22 (68.75%) EMC
4 22 (68.75%) Juniper
4 22 (68.75%) BMC
4 22 (68.75%) CA
4 22 (68.75%) NetApp
4 22 (68.75%) Brocade
4 22 (68.75%) CheckPoint
4 22 (68.75%) Symantec
4 22 (68.75%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix