The table below looks at the statistics for AIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AIX
Rank 184 178 148
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -30
Permanent jobs citing AIX 34 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.65% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.08% 2.74% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 51
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £31,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
AIX
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1104 1279 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.61% 23.84% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1115 1206
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

AIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

AIX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AIX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

AIX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

AIX
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AIX across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

AIX Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

AIX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham +27 29 £54,750 +11.73%
Shropshire -5 1 £40,000 -
Coventry -12 1 £35,000 -61.11%
Warwickshire -14 1 £37,500 -14.77%
AIX
England

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 44 (70.97%) Linux
2 39 (62.90%) UNIX
3 38 (61.29%) IBM
4 34 (54.84%) Solaris
5 32 (51.61%) Oracle
6 28 (45.16%) SQL
7 25 (40.32%) Java
8 22 (35.48%) Perl
8 22 (35.48%) Tivoli
9 21 (33.87%) ITIL
10 20 (32.26%) Windows
11 19 (30.65%) Mainframe
11 19 (30.65%) WebSphere
12 17 (27.42%) SOA
13 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (24.19%) Shell Script
14 15 (24.19%) ISPF
14 15 (24.19%) MQSeries
14 15 (24.19%) Web Services
14 15 (24.19%) DB2
14 15 (24.19%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (24.19%) WebSphere MQ
14 15 (24.19%) JCL
14 15 (24.19%) MVS
14 15 (24.19%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (24.19%) CICS
15 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
16 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
16 10 (16.13%) Korn
16 10 (16.13%) Incident Management

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (30.65%) WebSphere
2 15 (24.19%) CICS
2 15 (24.19%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (24.19%) MQSeries
3 8 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
4 7 (11.29%) Lync
5 6 (9.68%) Apache
6 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
7 4 (6.45%) JBoss
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) LDAP
2 4 (6.45%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) SAN
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.61%) NAS
4 1 (1.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) DB2
1 15 (24.19%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
1 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Retail Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Consultant
2 15 (24.19%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (11.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Linux Support
8 4 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) DBA
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (4.84%) AIX Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Web Services
1 15 (24.19%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (24.19%) ISPF
2 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.45%) LPAR
3 1 (1.61%) HP Superdome
3 1 (1.61%) FMCG
3 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Linux
2 39 (62.90%) UNIX
3 34 (54.84%) Solaris
4 20 (32.26%) Windows
5 16 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (24.19%) MVS
7 8 (12.90%) Ubuntu
8 6 (9.68%) SUSE
8 6 (9.68%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.23%) HPUX
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.61%) OS/390
10 1 (1.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) SOA
3 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
4 9 (14.52%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.68%) Change Control
6 5 (8.06%) Web Development
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
7 3 (4.84%) Wealth Management
7 3 (4.84%) DevOps
8 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.23%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 2 (3.23%) Migration
9 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.61%) Workflow
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) Java
3 22 (35.48%) Perl
4 15 (24.19%) Shell Script
4 15 (24.19%) JCL
5 10 (16.13%) Korn
6 9 (14.52%) COBOL
7 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.23%) C
8 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
9 1 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) RHCE
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Firmware
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) NFS
4 1 (1.61%) Xen
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (35.48%) Tivoli
2 7 (11.29%) SCCM
2 7 (11.29%) SCOM
3 6 (9.68%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.23%) Foglight
4 2 (3.23%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.23%) Control-M
5 1 (1.61%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.61%) Puppet
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) IBM
2 32 (51.61%) Oracle
3 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.29%) CA
6 6 (9.68%) SAP
7 5 (8.06%) Sun
8 4 (6.45%) VMware
9 3 (4.84%) HP
9 3 (4.84%) i2
10 2 (3.23%) NetApp
10 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
10 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.61%) Mercator
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco
11 1 (1.61%) Dell