Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 768 766 645
Rank change year-on-year -2 -121 -114
Permanent jobs citing AIX 426 446 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 1.03% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 336 327 581
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -9.47%

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 42,240 43,241 54,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.27% 24.45% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34,479 36,513 46,297
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +1.72% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +3 394 £50,000 - 55
UK excluding London -1 339 £50,000 +11.11% 55
South East +2 130 £52,500 +10.53% 13
North of England +21 105 £45,000 - 17
London +10 77 £60,000 -4.00% 4
North West +25 72 £45,000 +2.86% 11
East of England +24 30 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Midlands -5 30 £41,500 +7.79% 15
Yorkshire +38 28 £38,750 -40.38% 4
Scotland -38 21 £35,500 -21.11% 4
South West -10 19 £42,500 -22.73% 2
West Midlands +5 17 £52,500 +10.53% 13
East Midlands +17 13 £32,500 -14.47% 2
North East -38 5 £65,000 - 2
Wales +16 4 £35,750 +2.14%

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 335 (78.64%) Linux
2 264 (61.97%) Unix
3 178 (41.78%) Solaris
4 169 (39.67%) Oracle
5 165 (38.73%) Windows
6 136 (31.92%) Java
7 109 (25.59%) Finance
8 99 (23.24%) SQL
9 94 (22.07%) IBM
10 86 (20.19%) Project Management
11 82 (19.25%) Red Hat
12 80 (18.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 69 (16.20%) Shell Script
14 68 (15.96%) SAN
15 67 (15.73%) ITIL
16 65 (15.26%) HPUX
17 64 (15.02%) TCP/IP
18 60 (14.08%) Python
19 56 (13.15%) WebSphere
20 55 (12.91%) WebLogic
20 55 (12.91%) Microsoft
21 53 (12.44%) Middleware
22 52 (12.21%) VMware
22 52 (12.21%) Perl
23 50 (11.74%) HP
23 50 (11.74%) High Availability
24 49 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
25 48 (11.27%) Clustering
26 47 (11.03%) Tomcat
27 46 (10.80%) SQL Server

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 56 (13.15%) WebSphere
2 55 (12.91%) WebLogic
3 47 (11.03%) Tomcat
4 38 (8.92%) Apache
5 26 (6.10%) JBoss
6 23 (5.40%) OpenStack
7 19 (4.46%) MQSeries
8 18 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (2.58%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (2.58%) SharePoint
11 10 (2.35%) Oracle Application Server
12 8 (1.88%) IIS
12 8 (1.88%) iPlanet
13 5 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.17%) Confluence
13 5 (1.17%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.17%) Mule
13 5 (1.17%) NetWeaver
13 5 (1.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 22 (5.16%) BusinessWare
2 12 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.88%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (1.17%) ResourceLink
5 4 (0.94%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.70%) Actimize
6 3 (0.70%) BASE24
7 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.47%) FastStats
7 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.23%) Maximo
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.11%) SaaS
4 8 (1.88%) PaaS
5 7 (1.64%) IaaS
6 6 (1.41%) Office 365
7 5 (1.17%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.70%) G Suite
10 1 (0.23%) Boomi
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (15.96%) SAN
2 64 (15.02%) TCP/IP
3 42 (9.86%) Firewall
4 33 (7.75%) NAS
5 27 (6.34%) Ethernet
6 22 (5.16%) SSH
7 18 (4.23%) HTTP
7 18 (4.23%) WAN
8 17 (3.99%) Internet
9 16 (3.76%) LAN
9 16 (3.76%) SSL
10 14 (3.29%) DNS
10 14 (3.29%) HTTPS
10 14 (3.29%) Network Security
11 13 (3.05%) VPN
12 7 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.64%) DHCP
12 7 (1.64%) SMS
13 6 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.80%) Oracle Database
1 46 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.22%) DB2
3 28 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (5.87%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (3.99%) Big Data
6 17 (3.99%) Oracle Database 12c
7 16 (3.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 16 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (3.52%) MySQL
8 15 (3.52%) Oracle Discoverer
9 13 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (2.35%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.88%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.88%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 30 (7.04%) ProC
2 21 (4.93%) PVCS
3 17 (3.99%) Jenkins
4 16 (3.76%) Toad
5 15 (3.52%) PowerBuilder
6 13 (3.05%) JIRA
7 10 (2.35%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.35%) Subversion
8 8 (1.88%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.88%) CppUnit
9 7 (1.64%) Ant
10 6 (1.41%) ERwin
11 5 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.17%) PROIV
12 3 (0.70%) Codeship
12 3 (0.70%) Travis CI
13 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (0.23%) JMeter
14 1 (0.23%) Selenium
14 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
General
1 109 (25.59%) Finance
2 29 (6.81%) Banking
2 29 (6.81%) Retail
3 15 (3.52%) Investment Banking
4 11 (2.58%) Law
5 10 (2.35%) Advertising
6 8 (1.88%) French Language
7 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.47%) Electronics
8 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.47%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (21.83%) Developer
2 70 (16.43%) Analyst
3 68 (15.96%) Administrator
4 42 (9.86%) Unix Administrator
5 41 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
6 36 (8.45%) Support Engineer
7 35 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
7 35 (8.22%) Support Analyst
8 31 (7.28%) Consultant
9 29 (6.81%) Java Developer
9 29 (6.81%) Team Leader
9 29 (6.81%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 27 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
10 27 (6.34%) Unix Engineer
11 25 (5.87%) Architect
11 25 (5.87%) Systems Developer
12 24 (5.63%) Analyst Developer
13 22 (5.16%) Applications Support
14 21 (4.93%) Lead Developer
15 20 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.44%) Middleware
2 44 (10.33%) XML
3 43 (10.09%) J2EE
4 29 (6.81%) LDAP
5 25 (5.87%) Web Services
6 23 (5.40%) JSP
7 22 (5.16%) HTML
7 22 (5.16%) SOAP
8 14 (3.29%) JSON
8 14 (3.29%) REST
8 14 (3.29%) XSD
9 13 (3.05%) Java EE
10 11 (2.58%) .NET
10 11 (2.58%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (2.35%) RESTful
12 9 (2.11%) JDBC
12 9 (2.11%) Servlets
12 9 (2.11%) WSDL
13 8 (1.88%) ODBC
13 8 (1.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.27%) Clustering
2 39 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.23%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 14 (3.29%) Replication
8 13 (3.05%) AS400
9 11 (2.58%) HACMP
10 10 (2.35%) DataPower
11 8 (1.88%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.88%) SWIFT
11 8 (1.88%) User Experience
12 7 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.41%) PKI
14 5 (1.17%) Fintech
15 4 (0.94%) Grid Computing
15 4 (0.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 335 (78.64%) Linux
2 264 (61.97%) Unix
3 178 (41.78%) Solaris
4 165 (38.73%) Windows
5 80 (18.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (15.26%) HPUX
7 46 (10.80%) Windows Server
8 18 (4.23%) Debian
9 17 (3.99%) CentOS
10 15 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (3.29%) Ubuntu
12 13 (3.05%) SUSE
12 13 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (2.35%) CoreOS
14 10 (2.35%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.41%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (20.19%) Project Management
2 67 (15.73%) ITIL
3 50 (11.74%) High Availability
4 49 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (10.80%) ETL
6 45 (10.56%) Data Management
7 41 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (9.62%) Data Mapping
8 36 (8.45%) SOA
8 36 (8.45%) Software Engineering
9 35 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
10 34 (7.98%) Risk Management
11 28 (6.57%) Configuration Management
11 28 (6.57%) DevOps
11 28 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (5.63%) Change Management
14 22 (5.16%) Data Modelling
14 22 (5.16%) ITSM
14 22 (5.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 136 (31.92%) Java
2 99 (23.24%) SQL
3 69 (16.20%) Shell Script
4 60 (14.08%) Python
5 52 (12.21%) Perl
6 37 (8.69%) JavaScript
7 36 (8.45%) Bash Shell
8 35 (8.22%) C
9 27 (6.34%) PL/SQL
10 22 (5.16%) Korn
11 21 (4.93%) C++
11 21 (4.93%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.58%) Ruby
13 7 (1.64%) C#
14 6 (1.41%) C-shell
15 5 (1.17%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.17%) Jython
16 4 (0.94%) PHP
17 2 (0.47%) COBOL
17 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (7.28%) Degree
2 11 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.11%) CCNA
5 8 (1.88%) CISSP
5 8 (1.88%) RHCE
6 5 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.94%) CCNP
7 4 (0.94%) CISM
7 4 (0.94%) RHCSA
7 4 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.70%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.47%) IBM AIX Certification
9 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) MBA
10 1 (0.23%) OCP
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.75%) SLA
2 20 (4.69%) QA
3 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.94%) PMO
3 4 (0.94%) SEPA
4 3 (0.70%) GPG13
5 2 (0.47%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) IFRS
6 1 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 34 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.04%) Active Directory
3 26 (6.10%) Docker
4 17 (3.99%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (3.52%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (3.05%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (2.58%) Hyper-V
8 9 (2.11%) Ceph
9 7 (1.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 6 (1.41%) PowerHA
10 6 (1.41%) XenApp
11 5 (1.17%) Apache Flume
11 5 (1.17%) Firmware
11 5 (1.17%) GPFS
11 5 (1.17%) KVM
11 5 (1.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (1.17%) vSphere
12 3 (0.70%) Samba
13 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (8.22%) Puppet
2 32 (7.51%) Ansible
3 29 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (5.16%) Tivoli
5 15 (3.52%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (3.05%) Kubernetes
7 12 (2.82%) CA Wily
7 12 (2.82%) Data Guard
8 10 (2.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 9 (2.11%) BladeLogic
10 8 (1.88%) Netcool
10 8 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (1.64%) Nagios
11 7 (1.64%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.64%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 5 (1.17%) IBM BigFix
13 5 (1.17%) OpenView
13 5 (1.17%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
14 4 (0.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 169 (39.67%) Oracle
2 94 (22.07%) IBM
3 82 (19.25%) Red Hat
4 55 (12.91%) Microsoft
5 52 (12.21%) VMware
6 50 (11.74%) HP
7 42 (9.86%) webMethods
8 32 (7.51%) Cisco
9 26 (6.10%) Veritas
10 24 (5.63%) Splunk
11 22 (5.16%) Ab Initio
11 22 (5.16%) Vitria
12 18 (4.23%) EMC
12 18 (4.23%) Sun
13 17 (3.99%) NetApp
14 14 (3.29%) MicroStrategy
15 12 (2.82%) Citrix
16 11 (2.58%) F5
17 10 (2.35%) CheckPoint
17 10 (2.35%) ServiceNow