Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 668 619
Rank change year-on-year -94 -49 -88
Permanent jobs citing AIX 454 632 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 1.33% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 353 424 643
UK median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,075 £31,600
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +3.89% -

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43377 47627 57772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.90% 24.94% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 34952 40410 48677
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in the UK

AIX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AIX in the UK

AIX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AIX over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for AIX in the UK

AIX
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
England -85 388 £50,000 - 24
UK excluding London -55 330 £47,000 +0.53% 22
South East +3 119 £50,000 +2.04% 9
London -18 106 £57,500 -4.17% 5
North of England -23 81 £45,000 +11.11% 5
North West -7 60 £43,500 -13.00% 2
Scotland -14 36 £41,500 -17.00% 3
South West +13 31 £40,000 -11.11%
Midlands +2 30 £41,500 +7.79% 1
East of England -2 21 £45,000 -18.18% 4
West Midlands +13 19 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Yorkshire +27 14 £60,000 +37.93% 3
Wales +19 12 £32,913 +24.20%
East Midlands +10 11 £37,500 +1.35%
North East -10 7 £65,000 +62.50%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 with a requirement for AIX.

1 374 (82.38%) Linux
2 299 (65.86%) Unix
3 179 (39.43%) Solaris
4 177 (38.99%) Windows
5 175 (38.55%) Oracle
6 148 (32.60%) Red Hat
7 132 (29.07%) Finance
8 103 (22.69%) SQL
9 102 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 98 (21.59%) IBM
11 94 (20.70%) ITIL
12 92 (20.26%) SAN
13 80 (17.62%) Java
14 78 (17.18%) Shell Script
15 72 (15.86%) VMware
16 68 (14.98%) Python
17 67 (14.76%) Clustering
18 64 (14.10%) Perl
19 61 (13.44%) WebLogic
20 60 (13.22%) Active Directory
21 59 (13.00%) Project Management
21 59 (13.00%) High Availability
22 56 (12.33%) WebSphere
23 53 (11.67%) Middleware
23 53 (11.67%) TCP/IP
23 53 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
23 53 (11.67%) Windows Server
24 52 (11.45%) Microsoft
24 52 (11.45%) SQL Server
25 51 (11.23%) HPUX

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 61 (13.44%) WebLogic
2 56 (12.33%) WebSphere
3 49 (10.79%) Apache
4 42 (9.25%) Tomcat
5 38 (8.37%) JBoss
6 19 (4.19%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.30%) MQSeries
7 15 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (3.08%) OpenStack
8 14 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
9 11 (2.42%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (2.20%) IIS
11 8 (1.76%) iPlanet
11 8 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.10%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.10%) MS Exchange
12 5 (1.10%) Mule
12 5 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.20%) BusinessWare
2 8 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.10%) ResourceLink
4 4 (0.88%) Actimize
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.44%) FastStats
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.22%) Maximo
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.22%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.52%) Office 365
3 14 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.98%) G Suite
4 9 (1.98%) PaaS
5 7 (1.54%) IaaS
6 5 (1.10%) SaaS
7 4 (0.88%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.22%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 92 (20.26%) SAN
2 53 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 43 (9.47%) Firewall
4 36 (7.93%) NAS
5 27 (5.95%) SSH
6 26 (5.73%) Ethernet
7 25 (5.51%) LDAP
8 20 (4.41%) DNS
9 18 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (3.52%) HTTP
10 16 (3.52%) WAN
11 15 (3.30%) Internet
11 15 (3.30%) LAN
11 15 (3.30%) Network Security
12 12 (2.64%) HTTPS
13 11 (2.42%) DHCP
13 11 (2.42%) SSL
14 10 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (1.54%) Unified Communications
15 7 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.47%) Oracle Database
3 28 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.73%) DB2
5 22 (4.85%) MySQL
6 21 (4.63%) MongoDB
7 20 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (3.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 15 (3.30%) Oracle Discoverer
10 14 (3.08%) Big Data
11 13 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (2.20%) Hadoop
13 10 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.98%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.98%) OrientDB
14 9 (1.98%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 20 (4.41%) ProC
1 20 (4.41%) PVCS
2 18 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.74%) Toad
4 15 (3.30%) PowerBuilder
5 9 (1.98%) Subversion
6 7 (1.54%) JIRA
6 7 (1.54%) PROIV
7 6 (1.32%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.10%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.88%) CppUnit
9 4 (0.88%) ERwin
9 4 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.66%) Codeship
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.66%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 132 (29.07%) Finance
2 37 (8.15%) Banking
3 23 (5.07%) Retail
4 13 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.20%) Law
6 5 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.66%) German Language
7 3 (0.66%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Billing
8 1 (0.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) French Language
8 1 (0.22%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.22%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (18.06%) Administrator
2 73 (16.08%) Analyst
3 61 (13.44%) Developer
4 53 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
4 53 (11.67%) Unix Administrator
5 50 (11.01%) Unix Engineer
6 45 (9.91%) Consultant
7 36 (7.93%) Support Analyst
7 36 (7.93%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 35 (7.71%) Oracle Developer
9 27 (5.95%) DBA
9 27 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
10 26 (5.73%) Architect
11 21 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
12 20 (4.41%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.41%) Systems Developer
13 19 (4.19%) Oracle DBA
14 18 (3.96%) Linux Consultant
14 18 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (3.74%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.67%) Middleware
2 40 (8.81%) Web Services
3 39 (8.59%) J2EE
4 36 (7.93%) XML
5 30 (6.61%) HTML
6 22 (4.85%) .NET
6 22 (4.85%) CSS
7 20 (4.41%) REST
8 19 (4.19%) CSS3
8 19 (4.19%) HTML5
9 18 (3.96%) SOAP
10 16 (3.52%) JSP
10 16 (3.52%) XSD
11 14 (3.08%) JSON
11 14 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (2.86%) jQuery
13 12 (2.64%) RESTful
14 10 (2.20%) AngularJS
14 10 (2.20%) ASP.NET
14 10 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.76%) Clustering
2 53 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (9.69%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 20 (4.41%) Replication
5 17 (3.74%) PKI
6 13 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.86%) User Experience
7 11 (2.42%) SWIFT
8 10 (2.20%) AS400
8 10 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.98%) Fintech
10 8 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.54%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.32%) DataPower
12 6 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (1.10%) CMDB
13 5 (1.10%) Eurex
13 5 (1.10%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 374 (82.38%) Linux
2 299 (65.86%) Unix
3 179 (39.43%) Solaris
4 177 (38.99%) Windows
5 102 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 53 (11.67%) Windows Server
7 51 (11.23%) HPUX
8 37 (8.15%) CentOS
9 22 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (3.74%) SUSE
10 17 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (2.86%) Ubuntu
13 12 (2.64%) Debian
14 5 (1.10%) CoreOS
14 5 (1.10%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.10%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (20.70%) ITIL
2 59 (13.00%) High Availability
2 59 (13.00%) Project Management
3 50 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (11.01%) DevOps
4 38 (8.37%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (8.15%) Change Management
6 36 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 33 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (6.83%) Risk Management
9 30 (6.61%) Configuration Management
9 30 (6.61%) SOA
10 27 (5.95%) Service Delivery
10 27 (5.95%) Software Engineering
11 25 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (5.29%) Data Modelling
12 24 (5.29%) Identity Management
13 18 (3.96%) Problem Management
13 18 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (3.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 103 (22.69%) SQL
2 80 (17.62%) Java
3 78 (17.18%) Shell Script
4 68 (14.98%) Python
5 64 (14.10%) Perl
6 50 (11.01%) C
7 43 (9.47%) JavaScript
8 39 (8.59%) PL/SQL
9 32 (7.05%) Bash Shell
10 19 (4.19%) Korn
10 19 (4.19%) PHP
11 14 (3.08%) C#
11 14 (3.08%) C++
11 14 (3.08%) C-shell
11 14 (3.08%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.42%) Ruby
13 10 (2.20%) Bourne shell
14 6 (1.32%) Jython
14 6 (1.32%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.88%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 28 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.95%) Degree
3 18 (3.96%) CCNA
3 18 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.20%) RHCE
7 8 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.88%) OCP
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.66%) CCENT
10 3 (0.66%) OCA
11 2 (0.44%) CCNP
11 2 (0.44%) CISM
11 2 (0.44%) CISSP
11 2 (0.44%) PMP
11 2 (0.44%) RHCA
11 2 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.25%) SLA
2 18 (3.96%) QA
3 8 (1.76%) SEPA
4 3 (0.66%) PMO
5 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 60 (13.22%) Active Directory
2 36 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.41%) Docker
4 19 (4.19%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (2.64%) RHEV
5 12 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.64%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (2.42%) KVM
7 10 (2.20%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (1.54%) Firmware
10 6 (1.32%) PowerHA
11 5 (1.10%) GPFS
11 5 (1.10%) XenApp
12 4 (0.88%) Ceph
12 4 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.88%) vSphere
13 3 (0.66%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.66%) Samba
14 2 (0.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 47 (10.35%) Puppet
2 42 (9.25%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (6.39%) Ansible
4 22 (4.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 19 (4.19%) Data Guard
6 15 (3.30%) CA Wily
6 15 (3.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 12 (2.64%) Control-M
7 12 (2.64%) Rundeck
7 12 (2.64%) Tivoli
8 11 (2.42%) BladeLogic
9 10 (2.20%) Kubernetes
9 10 (2.20%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.76%) Nagios
10 8 (1.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (1.32%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.10%) OpenView
12 5 (1.10%) SCOM
13 4 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
13 4 (0.88%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 175 (38.55%) Oracle
2 148 (32.60%) Red Hat
3 98 (21.59%) IBM
4 72 (15.86%) VMware
5 52 (11.45%) Microsoft
6 43 (9.47%) Cisco
7 35 (7.71%) Splunk
8 31 (6.83%) HP
9 28 (6.17%) Veritas
10 27 (5.95%) EMC
11 19 (4.19%) NetApp
12 15 (3.30%) Sun
13 12 (2.64%) Ab Initio
13 12 (2.64%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.64%) Google
13 12 (2.64%) MicroStrategy
14 11 (2.42%) CA
14 11 (2.42%) Citrix
14 11 (2.42%) F5
15 10 (2.20%) Vitria