Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 871 747 769
Rank change year-on-year -124 +22 +4
Permanent jobs citing AIX 137 387 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 1.10% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 97 301 343
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +1.52%
10th Percentile £26,800 £34,643 £32,300
90th Percentile £76,887 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.50%

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 28,233 35,151 42,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.39% 23.25% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22,603 28,175 34,353
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +0.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,594 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.35% +5.00% +1.27%

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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 2020. 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 -123 126 £52,500 - 33
UK excluding London -71 125 £52,500 +5.00% 35
South East -61 36 £52,500 - 15
North of England +42 30 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Midlands +45 26 £42,500 - 5
North West +44 21 £59,000 +57.33% 1
East Midlands +35 21 £37,500 -11.76% 2
East of England +43 16 £26,500 -55.83% 1
London -19 9 £67,500 +28.57% 4
South West +21 8 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Scotland +12 8 £82,500 +92.98%
North East +14 7 £54,486 +55.67%
West Midlands +16 5 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Yorkshire +26 2 £29,500 -46.36% 2
Wales -14 1 £36,500 -8.18% 6

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 with a requirement for AIX.

1 104 (75.91%) Linux
2 69 (50.36%) Unix
3 55 (40.15%) Oracle
4 53 (38.69%) Windows
5 45 (32.85%) IBM
6 44 (32.12%) Microsoft
7 41 (29.93%) SQL
8 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (20.44%) ITIL
10 25 (18.25%) Azure
11 24 (17.52%) Windows Server
11 24 (17.52%) Retail
12 23 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (16.06%) Finance
13 22 (16.06%) Java
14 21 (15.33%) Solaris
14 21 (15.33%) Incident Management
14 21 (15.33%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (15.33%) AWS
15 20 (14.60%) VMware
15 20 (14.60%) SLA
16 19 (13.87%) C
16 19 (13.87%) Red Hat
16 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
16 19 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (13.87%) Git (software)
17 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
18 17 (12.41%) Perl
18 17 (12.41%) DB2

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 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.76%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.03%) CICS
4 8 (5.84%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.92%) Apache
7 3 (2.19%) nginx
7 3 (2.19%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.46%) JBoss
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.73%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.73%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Markit EDM
1 4 (2.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 4 (2.92%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 4 (2.92%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.46%) Maximo
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.73%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.25%) Azure
2 21 (15.33%) AWS
3 5 (3.65%) Office 365
4 4 (2.92%) IaaS
4 4 (2.92%) PaaS
4 4 (2.92%) SaaS
5 3 (2.19%) GCP
5 3 (2.19%) Serverless
6 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.73%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) SAN
2 12 (8.76%) Firewall
3 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.11%) SSL
5 5 (3.65%) HTTP
5 5 (3.65%) LAN
5 5 (3.65%) VoIP
5 5 (3.65%) VPN
6 4 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.19%) VSAN
8 2 (1.46%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.46%) Internet
8 2 (1.46%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.46%) NAS
8 2 (1.46%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.73%) DNS
9 1 (0.73%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.41%) DB2
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.49%) MySQL
4 10 (7.30%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.57%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.65%) UniData
7 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.46%) OrientDB
7 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.73%) DataStage
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.73%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (13.87%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.49%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.92%) Ant
3 4 (2.92%) JIRA
3 4 (2.92%) Maven
4 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.46%) ProC
4 2 (1.46%) PVCS
5 1 (0.73%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.73%) NetBeans
General
1 24 (17.52%) Retail
2 22 (16.06%) Finance
3 16 (11.68%) Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.19%) German Language
5 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Automotive
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Military
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 26 (18.98%) Developer
3 12 (8.76%) Architect
4 11 (8.03%) Analyst Developer
4 11 (8.03%) Analyst Programmer
4 11 (8.03%) COBOL Analyst
4 11 (8.03%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 11 (8.03%) COBOL Developer
4 11 (8.03%) COBOL Programmer
4 11 (8.03%) Developer Analyst
4 11 (8.03%) Programmer
5 9 (6.57%) Consultant
5 9 (6.57%) Server Engineer
5 9 (6.57%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.57%) Team Leader
6 8 (5.84%) DBA
7 7 (5.11%) Administrator
7 7 (5.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.49%) HTML
1 13 (9.49%) Middleware
2 9 (6.57%) CSS
3 8 (5.84%) J2EE
4 7 (5.11%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.11%) CGI
4 7 (5.11%) Node.js
4 7 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (3.65%) LDAP
6 4 (2.92%) .NET
6 4 (2.92%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (2.92%) SAP Basis
6 4 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (2.92%) XML
7 3 (2.19%) LAMP
7 3 (2.19%) REST
7 3 (2.19%) SailPoint
7 3 (2.19%) SOAP
7 3 (2.19%) SPML
8 2 (1.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.95%) Mainframe
3 14 (10.22%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.76%) Driving Licence
5 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.57%) Replication
6 5 (3.65%) Clustering
7 4 (2.92%) iSeries
8 3 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.19%) HACMP
8 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.46%) Blog
9 2 (1.46%) HP Superdome
9 2 (1.46%) NHS
9 2 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.73%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (75.91%) Linux
2 69 (50.36%) Unix
3 53 (38.69%) Windows
4 24 (17.52%) Windows Server
5 21 (15.33%) Solaris
6 19 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (8.03%) HPUX
8 11 (8.03%) MVS
9 5 (3.65%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (3.65%) zOS
10 4 (2.92%) IRIX
10 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.19%) CentOS
12 2 (1.46%) SUSE
12 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.44%) ITIL
3 21 (15.33%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (15.33%) Incident Management
4 17 (12.41%) Change Management
4 17 (12.41%) DevOps
4 17 (12.41%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (10.95%) Server Hardening
7 13 (9.49%) Configuration Management
7 13 (9.49%) Creative Thinking
7 13 (9.49%) Patch Management
8 12 (8.76%) Regulatory Compliance
8 12 (8.76%) Security Testing
8 12 (8.76%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (8.03%) Line Management
9 11 (8.03%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.30%) Coaching
10 10 (7.30%) Computer Science
11 9 (6.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.93%) SQL
2 22 (16.06%) Java
3 19 (13.87%) C
3 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
4 17 (12.41%) Perl
5 14 (10.22%) Python
6 13 (9.49%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.03%) COBOL
7 11 (8.03%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.03%) JCL
8 8 (5.84%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.38%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.65%) VBScript
11 4 (2.92%) PHP
12 3 (2.19%) ABAP
13 2 (1.46%) Groovy
13 2 (1.46%) Ruby
13 2 (1.46%) VB
14 1 (0.73%) AWK
14 1 (0.73%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.65%) MCSA
3 5 (3.65%) MCSE
3 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.92%) DBS Check
4 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) OCA
5 2 (1.46%) OCP
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.73%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.60%) SLA
2 6 (4.38%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.76%) Docker
4 11 (8.03%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 9 (6.57%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.65%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.19%) GPFS
7 3 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Clusterware
8 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.73%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (10.22%) SCCM
2 13 (9.49%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (8.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (8.76%) WSUS
4 8 (5.84%) Ansible
4 8 (5.84%) Puppet
5 7 (5.11%) Ganglia
5 7 (5.11%) SCOM
6 6 (4.38%) Data Guard
6 6 (4.38%) Kubernetes
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (2.92%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.46%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 2 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.46%) Nagios
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (40.15%) Oracle
2 45 (32.85%) IBM
3 44 (32.12%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.60%) VMware
5 19 (13.87%) Red Hat
6 12 (8.76%) Symantec
7 10 (7.30%) HP
8 9 (6.57%) NetApp
9 7 (5.11%) Citrix
10 6 (4.38%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.92%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.92%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.92%) Charles River
11 4 (2.92%) FactSet
11 4 (2.92%) Remedy
11 4 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (2.92%) SAP
11 4 (2.92%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.92%) Sparx
11 4 (2.92%) Workday