Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 706 613
Rank change year-on-year -56 -93 -93
Permanent jobs citing AIX 443 576 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 1.23% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 339 389 654
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,875 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -1.10%

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 43941 46990 57502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.56% 24.75% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35446 39870 48544
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -65 384 £50,000 - 25
UK excluding London -25 328 £47,500 - 22
South East 0 119 £50,000 - 6
London -26 98 £62,500 - 4
North of England -23 85 £44,000 +8.64% 7
North West -15 59 £43,500 -3.33% 4
Scotland -20 32 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +21 28 £60,000 +5.73% 3
Midlands -7 28 £41,500 +7.79% 4
South West -14 26 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +33 19 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +4 17 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Midlands +20 11 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Wales +19 10 £32,750 +24.76%
North East -23 7 £65,000 +62.50%

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 368 (83.07%) Linux
2 299 (67.49%) Unix
3 181 (40.86%) Solaris
4 174 (39.28%) Oracle
5 159 (35.89%) Windows
6 129 (29.12%) Red Hat
7 127 (28.67%) Finance
8 110 (24.83%) SQL
9 98 (22.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 95 (21.44%) IBM
11 92 (20.77%) Java
12 85 (19.19%) SAN
13 80 (18.06%) ITIL
14 76 (17.16%) Shell Script
15 69 (15.58%) VMware
16 68 (15.35%) Clustering
17 67 (15.12%) Python
18 64 (14.45%) Perl
19 62 (14.00%) Project Management
20 59 (13.32%) High Availability
21 58 (13.09%) TCP/IP
22 56 (12.64%) WebLogic
23 54 (12.19%) WebSphere
24 53 (11.96%) C
25 52 (11.74%) Middleware
26 51 (11.51%) Active Directory
27 50 (11.29%) Apache
28 49 (11.06%) HPUX
28 49 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
29 48 (10.84%) 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 (12.64%) WebLogic
2 54 (12.19%) WebSphere
3 50 (11.29%) Apache
4 46 (10.38%) Tomcat
5 36 (8.13%) JBoss
6 17 (3.84%) MQSeries
6 17 (3.84%) SharePoint
7 16 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (3.16%) OpenStack
8 14 (3.16%) Oracle Application Server
9 12 (2.71%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (2.26%) IIS
12 8 (1.81%) iPlanet
13 6 (1.35%) MS Exchange
14 5 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.13%) GlassFish
14 5 (1.13%) Mule
14 5 (1.13%) NetWeaver
14 5 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.93%) BusinessWare
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (1.13%) Actimize
3 5 (1.13%) ResourceLink
4 4 (0.90%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.45%) FastStats
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.16%) Office 365
3 12 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.35%) G Suite
5 5 (1.13%) PaaS
6 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.68%) IaaS
7 3 (0.68%) SaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 85 (19.19%) SAN
2 58 (13.09%) TCP/IP
3 40 (9.03%) Firewall
4 32 (7.22%) NAS
5 28 (6.32%) Ethernet
6 26 (5.87%) LDAP
6 26 (5.87%) SSH
7 19 (4.29%) Internet
8 18 (4.06%) HTTP
9 17 (3.84%) DNS
10 15 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (3.16%) WAN
12 13 (2.93%) HTTPS
12 13 (2.93%) LAN
13 12 (2.71%) SSL
14 9 (2.03%) DHCP
15 8 (1.81%) Network Security
15 8 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (1.58%) SMS
16 7 (1.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.71%) Oracle Database
3 33 (7.45%) DB2
4 31 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (5.19%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (4.29%) MySQL
7 19 (4.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 17 (3.84%) Oracle Discoverer
9 16 (3.61%) Big Data
9 16 (3.61%) MongoDB
10 15 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (2.93%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (2.71%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (2.03%) Hadoop
15 9 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
16 7 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (5.87%) ProC
2 25 (5.64%) PVCS
3 19 (4.29%) Toad
4 17 (3.84%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.84%) PowerBuilder
5 11 (2.48%) JIRA
6 10 (2.26%) Subversion
7 9 (2.03%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.58%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.58%) CppUnit
9 6 (1.35%) ERwin
10 5 (1.13%) PROIV
11 4 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.68%) Codeship
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.68%) Travis CI
13 2 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
14 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.23%) Selenium
14 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 127 (28.67%) Finance
2 36 (8.13%) Banking
3 20 (4.51%) Retail
4 13 (2.93%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.81%) Law
6 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.45%) Electronics
7 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.23%) Billing
8 1 (0.23%) French Language
8 1 (0.23%) German Language
8 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.23%) Local Government
8 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (17.16%) Administrator
2 73 (16.48%) Analyst
3 65 (14.67%) Developer
4 49 (11.06%) Systems Administrator
4 49 (11.06%) Unix Engineer
5 45 (10.16%) Unix Administrator
6 41 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
7 39 (8.80%) Consultant
8 36 (8.13%) Support Analyst
9 33 (7.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 26 (5.87%) Linux Engineer
10 26 (5.87%) Systems Developer
11 25 (5.64%) Architect
12 22 (4.97%) DBA
12 22 (4.97%) Software Engineer
13 20 (4.51%) Applications Support
13 20 (4.51%) Oracle DBA
13 20 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (4.29%) Linux Administrator
15 18 (4.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (11.74%) Middleware
2 43 (9.71%) J2EE
3 37 (8.35%) XML
4 31 (7.00%) Web Services
5 22 (4.97%) HTML
6 17 (3.84%) JSP
6 17 (3.84%) SOAP
7 15 (3.39%) .NET
8 14 (3.16%) JSON
8 14 (3.16%) XSD
9 12 (2.71%) REST
9 12 (2.71%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (2.48%) CSS
11 10 (2.26%) RESTful
12 9 (2.03%) WSDL
13 8 (1.81%) JDBC
13 8 (1.81%) POSIX
14 7 (1.58%) JMS
14 7 (1.58%) Servlets
14 7 (1.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.35%) Clustering
2 45 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (9.71%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 19 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.39%) Replication
7 14 (3.16%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.16%) SWIFT
8 11 (2.48%) PKI
9 10 (2.26%) Fintech
9 10 (2.26%) User Experience
10 9 (2.03%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.81%) AS400
11 8 (1.81%) HACMP
12 7 (1.58%) DataPower
12 7 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.35%) Eurex
13 6 (1.35%) Fedwire
14 5 (1.13%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 368 (83.07%) Linux
2 299 (67.49%) Unix
3 181 (40.86%) Solaris
4 159 (35.89%) Windows
5 98 (22.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (11.06%) HPUX
7 48 (10.84%) Windows Server
8 34 (7.67%) CentOS
9 17 (3.84%) SUSE
10 16 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (3.39%) Debian
11 15 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (3.16%) Ubuntu
12 14 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (1.58%) CoreOS
13 7 (1.58%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.13%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (18.06%) ITIL
2 62 (14.00%) Project Management
3 59 (13.32%) High Availability
4 49 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
6 40 (9.03%) DevOps
7 38 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 34 (7.67%) Change Management
9 33 (7.45%) Configuration Management
10 30 (6.77%) SOA
10 30 (6.77%) Software Engineering
11 28 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (6.32%) Risk Management
12 27 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (5.87%) Service Delivery
14 24 (5.42%) Data Modelling
15 20 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (4.29%) ETL
17 18 (4.06%) Identity Management
17 18 (4.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (24.83%) SQL
2 92 (20.77%) Java
3 76 (17.16%) Shell Script
4 67 (15.12%) Python
5 64 (14.45%) Perl
6 53 (11.96%) C
7 40 (9.03%) JavaScript
8 34 (7.67%) Bash Shell
8 34 (7.67%) PL/SQL
9 25 (5.64%) Korn
10 18 (4.06%) C++
11 17 (3.84%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.39%) PHP
13 14 (3.16%) C-shell
14 10 (2.26%) Bourne shell
15 9 (2.03%) Ruby
16 6 (1.35%) Jython
17 5 (1.13%) C#
18 4 (0.90%) Erlang
19 2 (0.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 30 (6.77%) Degree
2 22 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (3.39%) CCNA
5 12 (2.71%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.48%) RHCE
6 11 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.58%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.90%) CCNP
9 4 (0.90%) OCP
9 4 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.90%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.68%) OCA
11 2 (0.45%) CISM
11 2 (0.45%) CISSP
12 1 (0.23%) IBM AIX Certification
12 1 (0.23%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.26%) SLA
2 20 (4.51%) QA
3 10 (2.26%) SEPA
4 4 (0.90%) PMO
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 51 (11.51%) Active Directory
2 36 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.19%) Docker
4 20 (4.51%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.26%) KVM
7 9 (2.03%) RHEV
8 8 (1.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (1.58%) Firmware
10 6 (1.35%) Ceph
10 6 (1.35%) GPFS
10 6 (1.35%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.90%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.68%) Samba
12 3 (0.68%) SRDF
12 3 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (9.71%) Puppet
2 41 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (6.32%) Ansible
4 21 (4.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 20 (4.51%) Data Guard
6 13 (2.93%) CA Wily
6 13 (2.93%) Tivoli
7 12 (2.71%) Kubernetes
7 12 (2.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (2.26%) ZABBIX
9 9 (2.03%) BladeLogic
9 9 (2.03%) Control-M
9 9 (2.03%) Rundeck
10 8 (1.81%) Nagios
10 8 (1.81%) NetBackup
10 8 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (1.13%) OpenView
11 5 (1.13%) SCOM
12 4 (0.90%) Netcool
12 4 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 174 (39.28%) Oracle
2 129 (29.12%) Red Hat
3 95 (21.44%) IBM
4 69 (15.58%) VMware
5 41 (9.26%) Microsoft
6 36 (8.13%) Cisco
7 33 (7.45%) Splunk
8 31 (7.00%) Veritas
9 30 (6.77%) HP
10 26 (5.87%) EMC
11 17 (3.84%) NetApp
12 15 (3.39%) Ab Initio
12 15 (3.39%) Sun
13 14 (3.16%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (3.16%) webMethods
14 13 (2.93%) Vitria
15 11 (2.48%) F5
16 10 (2.26%) AppDynamics
16 10 (2.26%) CA
17 9 (2.03%) Citrix