The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AIX
North West / Cheshire
Rank 79 103 118
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15  
Permanent jobs citing AIX 10 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.95% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.85% 0.63% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year -3.74% +5.05%  

AIX is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 206 318 393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.49% 24.29% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 149 283 328
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing AIX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in Cheshire

AIX
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for AIX in Cheshire

AIX
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for AIX in Cheshire

AIX
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +9 9 £45,000 -10.00%
AIX
North West

AIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for AIX.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (89.29%) Unix
3 21 (75.00%) Banking
4 15 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (46.43%) ServiceNow
5 13 (46.43%) Line Management
5 13 (46.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
6 12 (42.86%) Information Security
6 12 (42.86%) Process Management
6 12 (42.86%) GIS
6 12 (42.86%) Splunk
6 12 (42.86%) Compliance Management
7 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
7 9 (32.14%) Clustering
8 8 (28.57%) Solaris
8 8 (28.57%) Finance
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
9 7 (25.00%) Netcool
9 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
10 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
10 6 (21.43%) Ganglia
10 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) Java
10 6 (21.43%) SQL

AIX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) JBoss
2 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) Confluence
4 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
1 2 (7.14%) SSH
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) GIS
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 21 (75.00%) Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Security Technician
2 3 (10.71%) AIX Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Solaris Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Support Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Unix Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Unix Support
3 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Unix Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (32.14%) Clustering
3 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (89.29%) Unix
3 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Solaris
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (3.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (46.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (46.43%) Line Management
3 12 (42.86%) Compliance Management
3 12 (42.86%) Information Security
3 12 (42.86%) Process Management
4 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
5 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
6 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.14%) Change Management
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 2 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (7.14%) Service Management
10 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
10 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) RHCE
1 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
1 2 (7.14%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Netcool
2 6 (21.43%) Ganglia
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) CFEngine
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) ServiceNow
2 12 (42.86%) Splunk
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (21.43%) AppDynamics
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas
6 1 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (3.57%) IBM