Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for AIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AIX over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 661 614 603
Rank change year-on-year -47 -11 -36
Permanent jobs citing AIX 169 279 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.22% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 1.31% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 119 223 248
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £34,643 £31,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -

AIX is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18,534 21,256 24,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 23.87% 23.54% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14,522 16,820 20,525
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in the UK excluding London

AIX
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for AIX in the UK excluding London

AIX
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for AIX in the UK excluding London

AIX
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -59 50 £52,000 -0.95% 7
North of England +38 48 £54,486 +14.71% 5
Midlands +44 33 £52,500 +27.27% 5
North West +60 29 £59,000 +18.00% 3
East Midlands +47 28 £52,500 +32.91% 2
East of England +46 21 £26,500 -60.74% 1
North East +29 10 £45,024 +28.64% 2
Scotland +3 9 £40,750 +1.88% 1
Yorkshire 0 9 £32,500 -31.58%
South West +8 6 £54,643 +36.61% 1
West Midlands +17 5 £45,000 -21.74% 3
Wales +7 1 £36,500 -2.67%
Northern Ireland - 1 £32,500 -
AIX
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for AIX.

1 143 (84.62%) Linux
2 87 (51.48%) Unix
3 71 (42.01%) Windows
4 63 (37.28%) Oracle
5 51 (30.18%) IBM
6 47 (27.81%) SQL
6 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
8 32 (18.93%) Azure
9 31 (18.34%) Java
10 30 (17.75%) ITIL
10 30 (17.75%) Retail
10 30 (17.75%) AWS
11 29 (17.16%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (15.98%) VMware
12 27 (15.98%) Incident Management
12 27 (15.98%) Perl
13 26 (15.38%) C
14 25 (14.79%) Solaris
14 25 (14.79%) Windows Server
15 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (14.20%) SLA
15 24 (14.20%) SAN
16 23 (13.61%) Red Hat
16 23 (13.61%) Banking
17 22 (13.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (13.02%) PowerShell
17 22 (13.02%) SharePoint
17 22 (13.02%) Cybersecurity

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 22 (13.02%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 12 (7.10%) CICS
4 8 (4.73%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.14%) Apache
6 6 (3.55%) JBoss
7 5 (2.96%) nginx
8 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.59%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) Abaqus
2 2 (1.18%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Maximo
2 2 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.18%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.93%) Azure
2 30 (17.75%) AWS
3 9 (5.33%) Office 365
4 4 (2.37%) IaaS
4 4 (2.37%) PaaS
4 4 (2.37%) SaaS
5 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.78%) GCP
5 3 (1.78%) Serverless
6 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.20%) SAN
2 18 (10.65%) Firewall
3 10 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.33%) VoIP
4 9 (5.33%) VPN
5 5 (2.96%) LAN
6 4 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.37%) SSL
7 3 (1.78%) FTP
7 3 (1.78%) Internet
8 2 (1.18%) HTTP
8 2 (1.18%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.18%) NAS
8 2 (1.18%) PuTTY
8 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.24%) MySQL
2 18 (10.65%) DB2
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.96%) UniData
8 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.37%) DataStage
8 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.78%) OrientDB
10 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.18%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.96%) Ant
3 5 (2.96%) JIRA
3 5 (2.96%) Maven
4 2 (1.18%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.18%) ER Studio
4 2 (1.18%) NetBeans
4 2 (1.18%) ProC
4 2 (1.18%) PVCS
4 2 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (17.75%) Retail
2 23 (13.61%) Banking
3 18 (10.65%) Finance
4 6 (3.55%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.37%) Games
5 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.37%) Marketing
6 3 (1.78%) Automotive
6 3 (1.78%) German Language
7 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (23.08%) Analyst
2 38 (22.49%) Developer
3 22 (13.02%) Consultant
4 21 (12.43%) Administrator
5 12 (7.10%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 12 (7.10%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (7.10%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (6.51%) Analyst Developer
6 11 (6.51%) Analyst Programmer
6 11 (6.51%) COBOL Analyst
6 11 (6.51%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
6 11 (6.51%) COBOL Developer
6 11 (6.51%) COBOL Programmer
6 11 (6.51%) Developer Analyst
6 11 (6.51%) IT Analyst
6 11 (6.51%) Programmer
7 10 (5.92%) Architect
7 10 (5.92%) DBA
7 10 (5.92%) Unix Administrator
8 9 (5.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.65%) HTML
2 16 (9.47%) CSS
3 13 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 13 (7.69%) CGI
3 13 (7.69%) Node.js
3 13 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (7.10%) SAP Basis
5 10 (5.92%) Apache Flex
6 9 (5.33%) Middleware
7 5 (2.96%) J2EE
7 5 (2.96%) XML
8 4 (2.37%) LAMP
9 3 (1.78%) CSS3
9 3 (1.78%) HTML5
9 3 (1.78%) jQuery
9 3 (1.78%) Web Services
10 2 (1.18%) Ext JS
10 2 (1.18%) Laravel
10 2 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.83%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.28%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.10%) Driving Licence
4 12 (7.10%) Mainframe
4 12 (7.10%) Replication
5 7 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.37%) NHS
6 4 (2.37%) Online Games
6 4 (2.37%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.78%) Clustering
8 2 (1.18%) Blog
8 2 (1.18%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.18%) HACMP
8 2 (1.18%) HP Superdome
8 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 143 (84.62%) Linux
2 87 (51.48%) Unix
3 71 (42.01%) Windows
4 25 (14.79%) Solaris
4 25 (14.79%) Windows Server
5 24 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.10%) HPUX
9 11 (6.51%) MVS
10 8 (4.73%) CentOS
10 8 (4.73%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (3.55%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.37%) IRIX
12 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.78%) SUSE
14 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.75%) ITIL
3 29 (17.16%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (15.98%) Incident Management
5 22 (13.02%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (10.06%) Open Source
7 16 (9.47%) Performance Management
8 15 (8.88%) DevOps
8 15 (8.88%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (8.28%) Computer Science
9 14 (8.28%) Configuration Management
10 13 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
11 12 (7.10%) Creative Thinking
11 12 (7.10%) Patch Management
11 12 (7.10%) Security Testing
11 12 (7.10%) Server Hardening
11 12 (7.10%) Vulnerability Management
12 11 (6.51%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.81%) SQL
2 31 (18.34%) Java
3 27 (15.98%) Perl
4 26 (15.38%) C
5 22 (13.02%) PowerShell
6 21 (12.43%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.65%) Python
8 13 (7.69%) PL/SQL
9 12 (7.10%) COBOL
10 11 (6.51%) JCL
10 11 (6.51%) Shell Script
11 10 (5.92%) ABAP
11 10 (5.92%) Bash Shell
12 9 (5.33%) VBScript
13 7 (4.14%) PHP
14 4 (2.37%) Korn
14 4 (2.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Degree
2 9 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (5.33%) MCSA
2 9 (5.33%) MCSE
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.55%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.96%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.78%) OCA
6 3 (1.78%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.18%) OCP
7 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.59%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.20%) SLA
2 9 (5.33%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (13.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.51%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 10 (5.92%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 9 (5.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 8 (4.73%) Docker
7 7 (4.14%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.78%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (8.28%) SCCM
2 13 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (7.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (7.10%) WSUS
4 11 (6.51%) Data Guard
4 11 (6.51%) Ganglia
4 11 (6.51%) Tivoli
5 10 (5.92%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (4.14%) SCOM
7 6 (3.55%) Ansible
7 6 (3.55%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (2.37%) Automic
9 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 4 (2.37%) Oracle Flashback
9 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.18%) IBM BigFix
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Statspack
10 2 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 63 (37.28%) Oracle
2 51 (30.18%) IBM
3 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.98%) VMware
5 23 (13.61%) Red Hat
6 12 (7.10%) SAP
6 12 (7.10%) Symantec
7 11 (6.51%) NetApp
8 10 (5.92%) Citrix
9 8 (4.73%) HP
10 5 (2.96%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.96%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.78%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.78%) Google
11 3 (1.78%) Veritas
12 2 (1.18%) AppDynamics
12 2 (1.18%) EMC
12 2 (1.18%) Remedy
13 1 (0.59%) Splunk
13 1 (0.59%) Talend