Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 855 782 786
Rank change year-on-year -73 +4 -69
Permanent jobs citing AIX 206 412 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.66% 1.09% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 153 319 353
UK median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +9.38% -4.00%
10th Percentile £32,300 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,334 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £52,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +10.64% -1.05%

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 31,393 37,799 43,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.95% 22.94% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24,861 30,497 34,944
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50% -

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 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for AIX in the UK

AIX
Top 16 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 22 October 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
UK excluding London -16 194 £52,000 - 43
England -78 192 £52,250 -0.48% 41
South East -19 62 £52,000 -0.95% 8
North of England +50 60 £59,000 +24.21% 18
North West +52 33 £59,000 +18.00% 15
Midlands +60 30 £52,500 +23.53% 10
East Midlands +40 25 £52,500 +23.53% 4
East of England +41 18 £26,500 -60.74% 2
North East - 15 £47,512 - 1
Yorkshire -4 12 £41,500 -12.63% 2
London -38 11 £110,000 +100.00% 1
South West +22 10 £50,893 +35.71% 2
Scotland 0 9 £40,750 -1.81% 3
West Midlands +35 5 £62,500 +28.21% 6
Wales +17 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Northern Ireland - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 with a requirement for AIX.

1 172 (83.50%) Linux
2 107 (51.94%) Unix
3 92 (44.66%) Windows
4 69 (33.50%) Oracle
5 65 (31.55%) IBM
6 58 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (24.76%) SQL
8 45 (21.84%) Microsoft
9 40 (19.42%) Azure
10 38 (18.45%) ITIL
11 35 (16.99%) Java
11 35 (16.99%) AWS
11 35 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 34 (16.50%) Perl
13 32 (15.53%) Red Hat
13 32 (15.53%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (15.05%) Windows Server
14 31 (15.05%) Banking
14 31 (15.05%) Retail
15 30 (14.56%) Incident Management
15 30 (14.56%) Finance
15 30 (14.56%) VMware
16 27 (13.11%) SAN
16 27 (13.11%) Solaris
17 26 (12.62%) Shell Script
17 26 (12.62%) Firewall
17 26 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (12.14%) C
19 24 (11.65%) JavaScript
19 24 (11.65%) Data Centre

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 21 (10.19%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.74%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.80%) CICS
4 9 (4.37%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.88%) JBoss
6 7 (3.40%) Apache
7 5 (2.43%) nginx
8 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.97%) Abaqus
2 2 (0.97%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Maximo
2 2 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.97%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.42%) Azure
2 35 (16.99%) AWS
3 9 (4.37%) GCP
3 9 (4.37%) IaaS
3 9 (4.37%) Office 365
3 9 (4.37%) PaaS
3 9 (4.37%) SaaS
3 9 (4.37%) Serverless
4 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.11%) SAN
2 26 (12.62%) Firewall
3 9 (4.37%) LAN
3 9 (4.37%) VoIP
3 9 (4.37%) VPN
4 8 (3.88%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.43%) NAS
6 4 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.46%) FTP
7 3 (1.46%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.97%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.97%) Internet
8 2 (0.97%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.97%) SSL
8 2 (0.97%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.49%) DHCP
9 1 (0.49%) DNS
9 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.17%) DB2
2 21 (10.19%) MySQL
3 14 (6.80%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.34%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.43%) OrientDB
7 4 (1.94%) DataStage
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.97%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.97%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.97%) UniData
10 1 (0.49%) Big Data
10 1 (0.49%) MaxDB
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.43%) Ant
3 5 (2.43%) JIRA
3 5 (2.43%) Maven
4 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.97%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.97%) ER Studio
4 2 (0.97%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.97%) ProC
4 2 (0.97%) PVCS
4 2 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (15.05%) Banking
1 31 (15.05%) Retail
2 30 (14.56%) Finance
3 13 (6.31%) Public Sector
4 9 (4.37%) Games
5 8 (3.88%) Marketing
6 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Automotive
7 3 (1.46%) German Language
8 2 (0.97%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.97%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (23.79%) Analyst
2 43 (20.87%) Developer
3 28 (13.59%) Administrator
4 25 (12.14%) Consultant
5 22 (10.68%) Architect
6 18 (8.74%) IT Analyst
6 18 (8.74%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (8.25%) Unix Administrator
8 13 (6.31%) COBOL Developer
9 12 (5.83%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 12 (5.83%) SAP Consultant
9 12 (5.83%) Technical Consultant
9 12 (5.83%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.34%) Analyst Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Analyst Programmer
10 11 (5.34%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
10 11 (5.34%) COBOL Programmer
10 11 (5.34%) Developer Analyst
10 11 (5.34%) Programmer
10 11 (5.34%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.68%) HTML
2 19 (9.22%) CSS
3 14 (6.80%) AngularJS
3 14 (6.80%) CGI
3 14 (6.80%) Node.js
3 14 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (5.83%) SAP Basis
5 11 (5.34%) Web Services
6 10 (4.85%) Apache Flex
7 9 (4.37%) Middleware
8 8 (3.88%) J2EE
9 6 (2.91%) XML
10 5 (2.43%) CSS3
10 5 (2.43%) HTML5
11 4 (1.94%) LAMP
12 3 (1.46%) jQuery
13 2 (0.97%) Ext JS
13 2 (0.97%) JDBC
13 2 (0.97%) LDAP
13 2 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.65%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.80%) Mainframe
4 13 (6.31%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.34%) Driving Licence
5 11 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (4.85%) Replication
7 9 (4.37%) Online Games
8 6 (2.91%) HACMP
9 4 (1.94%) NHS
9 4 (1.94%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.46%) Clustering
10 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.97%) Blog
11 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.49%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 172 (83.50%) Linux
2 107 (51.94%) Unix
3 92 (44.66%) Windows
4 35 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (15.05%) Windows Server
6 27 (13.11%) Solaris
7 23 (11.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (8.25%) CentOS
8 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (6.80%) HPUX
10 13 (6.31%) MVS
11 10 (4.85%) Windows 2000
12 8 (3.88%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.94%) IRIX
14 3 (1.46%) SUSE
14 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.45%) ITIL
3 32 (15.53%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (14.56%) Incident Management
5 22 (10.68%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (10.19%) DevOps
7 19 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (9.22%) Open Source
8 18 (8.74%) Computer Science
9 17 (8.25%) Performance Management
10 15 (7.28%) Coaching
10 15 (7.28%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.28%) Microservices
11 14 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (6.31%) Change Management
12 13 (6.31%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.31%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.83%) Patch Management
13 12 (5.83%) Regulatory Compliance
14 11 (5.34%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.76%) SQL
2 35 (16.99%) Java
3 34 (16.50%) Perl
4 26 (12.62%) Shell Script
5 25 (12.14%) C
6 24 (11.65%) JavaScript
7 21 (10.19%) PowerShell
8 20 (9.71%) Python
9 14 (6.80%) Bash Shell
9 14 (6.80%) COBOL
10 13 (6.31%) JCL
11 10 (4.85%) ABAP
11 10 (4.85%) Korn
12 9 (4.37%) PL/SQL
12 9 (4.37%) VBScript
13 7 (3.40%) PHP
14 4 (1.94%) VB
15 2 (0.97%) Groovy
15 2 (0.97%) Ruby
16 1 (0.49%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 21 (10.19%) Degree
2 13 (6.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.37%) MCSA
3 9 (4.37%) MCSE
3 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.91%) DBS Check
4 6 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) CCNA
5 4 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.46%) OCA
6 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.97%) OCP
8 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.17%) SLA
2 12 (5.83%) QA
3 3 (1.46%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 15 (7.28%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.34%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 9 (4.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 9 (4.37%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.43%) Docker
6 5 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.94%) PowerHA
8 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (9.22%) Tivoli
2 13 (6.31%) SCCM
3 12 (5.83%) Ganglia
3 12 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (5.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (5.34%) WSUS
5 9 (4.37%) Ansible
6 8 (3.88%) Data Guard
6 8 (3.88%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (3.40%) IBM BigFix
7 7 (3.40%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (2.91%) Netcool
8 6 (2.91%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 6 (2.91%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
8 6 (2.91%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 5 (2.43%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.94%) Automic
10 4 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (1.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (33.50%) Oracle
2 65 (31.55%) IBM
3 45 (21.84%) Microsoft
4 32 (15.53%) Red Hat
5 30 (14.56%) VMware
6 12 (5.83%) SAP
7 11 (5.34%) Symantec
8 9 (4.37%) Citrix
8 9 (4.37%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.40%) NetApp
10 6 (2.91%) HP
11 4 (1.94%) Cisco
12 3 (1.46%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.46%) EMC
12 3 (1.46%) Google
12 3 (1.46%) Splunk
13 2 (0.97%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.97%) Veritas
14 1 (0.49%) CA