Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 814 646
Rank change year-on-year +52 -168 -41
Permanent jobs citing AIX 443 402 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 0.95% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 323 305 538
UK median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £37,050 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +15.29% -2.86% -2.78%

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 40,377 42,276 51,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.23% 24.43% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32,584 35,177 44,061
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +25 384 £52,500 +8.25% 34
UK excluding London +25 324 £49,000 +15.29% 39
London +14 114 £55,000 -4.35% 3
South East -10 100 £70,000 +40.00% 18
North of England +40 81 £47,500 +6.74% 6
North West -1 52 £47,500 +9.83% 3
Scotland -8 51 £41,500 -5.68% 8
Midlands +24 42 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Yorkshire +54 29 £47,500 -16.30% 3
East Midlands +23 24 £45,000 +15.38% 1
East of England +3 22 £57,500 +64.29% 3
South West -25 22 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Midlands +14 18 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Wales +12 5 £31,100 -13.89%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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.

1 294 (66.37%) Linux
2 249 (56.21%) Unix
3 208 (46.95%) Windows
4 202 (45.60%) Oracle
5 162 (36.57%) Solaris
6 151 (34.09%) Java
7 143 (32.28%) HPUX
8 127 (28.67%) IBM
9 125 (28.22%) Project Management
10 118 (26.64%) Finance
11 113 (25.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 111 (25.06%) Red Hat
13 105 (23.70%) Shell Script
14 99 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
15 96 (21.67%) SQL
16 86 (19.41%) SQL Server
17 84 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
18 82 (18.51%) XML
19 81 (18.28%) Data Management
20 77 (17.38%) VMware
21 74 (16.70%) WebSphere
22 67 (15.12%) ETL
23 65 (14.67%) Middleware
23 65 (14.67%) Firewall
23 65 (14.67%) HTML
24 64 (14.45%) SAN
25 63 (14.22%) HP
26 59 (13.32%) Tomcat
27 57 (12.87%) Python
27 57 (12.87%) ITIL

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 74 (16.70%) WebSphere
2 59 (13.32%) Tomcat
3 46 (10.38%) Apache
3 46 (10.38%) WebLogic
4 43 (9.71%) SAS
5 40 (9.03%) IIS
6 24 (5.42%) JBoss
7 23 (5.19%) MQSeries
8 13 (2.93%) iPlanet
8 13 (2.93%) Oracle Application Server
9 12 (2.71%) OpenStack
10 11 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.90%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.68%) Confluence
13 3 (0.68%) FileNet
13 3 (0.68%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.23%) Abaqus
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (4.97%) BusinessWare
2 12 (2.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.35%) Maximo
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.45%) BASE24
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.23%) FastStats
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.64%) SaaS
4 19 (4.29%) IaaS
5 16 (3.61%) PaaS
6 10 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.90%) IBM PureFlex
8 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.45%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (14.67%) Firewall
2 64 (14.45%) SAN
3 46 (10.38%) TCP/IP
4 34 (7.67%) NAS
5 23 (5.19%) WAN
6 22 (4.97%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (4.29%) Network Security
8 18 (4.06%) LAN
9 13 (2.93%) SSL
10 12 (2.71%) Internet
11 11 (2.48%) DNS
11 11 (2.48%) HTTP
11 11 (2.48%) iSCSI
12 7 (1.58%) HTTPS
13 6 (1.35%) SSH
13 6 (1.35%) VPN
14 5 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (0.90%) FTP
15 4 (0.90%) NetScaler
16 3 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.74%) Oracle Database
3 44 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (9.03%) DB2
5 31 (7.00%) Big Data
6 30 (6.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (6.77%) Oracle Database 12c
7 29 (6.55%) MySQL
8 22 (4.97%) Base SAS
8 22 (4.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 21 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (4.74%) Relational Database
10 18 (4.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 17 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (3.84%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (2.71%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (2.48%) MongoDB
14 11 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.84%) Ant
2 15 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.03%) JIRA
4 8 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.58%) LoadRunner
5 7 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (1.58%) PowerBuilder
5 7 (1.58%) ProC
5 7 (1.58%) Toad
6 6 (1.35%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.35%) CA Release Automation
7 5 (1.13%) PVCS
8 4 (0.90%) LoadUI
8 4 (0.90%) Rational Performance Tester
9 3 (0.68%) JMeter
9 3 (0.68%) Selenium
9 3 (0.68%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.45%) Hudson
10 2 (0.45%) Subversion
11 1 (0.23%) Gradle
General
1 118 (26.64%) Finance
2 55 (12.42%) Banking
3 38 (8.58%) Retail
4 17 (3.84%) Advertising
4 17 (3.84%) French Language
5 11 (2.48%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.26%) German Language
7 9 (2.03%) Law
8 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (16.03%) Developer
2 66 (14.90%) Support Engineer
3 64 (14.45%) Analyst
4 51 (11.51%) Architect
5 45 (10.16%) Administrator
6 44 (9.93%) Consultant
7 38 (8.58%) Support Analyst
8 37 (8.35%) Java Developer
9 35 (7.90%) Team Leader
10 34 (7.67%) Applications Support
11 30 (6.77%) Systems Administrator
12 27 (6.09%) Java Engineer
13 26 (5.87%) Java Team Leader
14 25 (5.64%) Technical Architect
15 22 (4.97%) Analyst Developer
15 22 (4.97%) Unix Administrator
15 22 (4.97%) Unix Engineer
16 21 (4.74%) Technical Consultant
17 18 (4.06%) DBA
17 18 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (18.51%) XML
2 65 (14.67%) HTML
2 65 (14.67%) Middleware
3 47 (10.61%) JSP
4 44 (9.93%) J2EE
5 40 (9.03%) .NET
6 35 (7.90%) LDAP
7 28 (6.32%) JSON
7 28 (6.32%) Web Services
8 23 (5.19%) Regular Expression
9 22 (4.97%) SOAP
10 19 (4.29%) Java EE
11 16 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (2.03%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.03%) SPML
13 8 (1.81%) SailPoint
13 8 (1.81%) Servlets
14 7 (1.58%) OAuth
14 7 (1.58%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (1.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.29%) Self-Motivation
2 47 (10.61%) Data Centre
3 40 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 36 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (6.09%) Credit Risk
6 27 (6.09%) Market Risk
7 24 (5.42%) Computer Science
8 19 (4.29%) DataPower
9 18 (4.06%) Clustering
9 18 (4.06%) Enterprise Storage
10 14 (3.16%) AS400
11 9 (2.03%) Mainframe
11 9 (2.03%) Replication
12 8 (1.81%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.58%) LPAR
14 5 (1.13%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 5 (1.13%) EMC VNX
14 5 (1.13%) Fintech
14 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 294 (66.37%) Linux
2 249 (56.21%) Unix
3 208 (46.95%) Windows
4 162 (36.57%) Solaris
5 143 (32.28%) HPUX
6 113 (25.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (10.61%) Windows Server
8 35 (7.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (6.32%) CentOS
9 28 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (4.97%) Mac OS X
11 20 (4.51%) Debian
12 12 (2.71%) SUSE
12 12 (2.71%) Ubuntu
13 9 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.81%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.58%) CoreOS
16 6 (1.35%) Windows 2000
17 5 (1.13%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (28.22%) Project Management
2 99 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
3 84 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (18.28%) Data Management
5 67 (15.12%) ETL
6 57 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
6 57 (12.87%) ITIL
7 38 (8.58%) Migration
8 37 (8.35%) Data Mapping
9 35 (7.90%) DevOps
10 30 (6.77%) Analytics
10 30 (6.77%) Data Integration
11 29 (6.55%) High Availability
11 29 (6.55%) SDLC
11 29 (6.55%) Technical Architecture
12 28 (6.32%) Capacity Planning
12 28 (6.32%) Software Engineering
12 28 (6.32%) Waterfall
13 27 (6.09%) Data Governance
13 27 (6.09%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 151 (34.09%) Java
2 105 (23.70%) Shell Script
3 96 (21.67%) SQL
4 57 (12.87%) Python
5 49 (11.06%) Perl
6 31 (7.00%) C#
7 29 (6.55%) PL/SQL
8 25 (5.64%) Bash Shell
9 23 (5.19%) JavaScript
10 18 (4.06%) C++
11 14 (3.16%) C
12 11 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.26%) Korn
14 9 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.81%) BeanShell
15 8 (1.81%) Ruby
16 5 (1.13%) VB
17 4 (0.90%) ActionScript
17 4 (0.90%) ActionScript 2.0
18 1 (0.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 33 (7.45%) Degree
2 21 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.51%) CISSP
4 18 (4.06%) CCNA
5 16 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (2.93%) CISM
7 5 (1.13%) RHCE
7 5 (1.13%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.68%) CCSP
8 3 (0.68%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.23%) GCIA
10 1 (0.23%) GCIH
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.09%) Data Quality
1 27 (6.09%) QA
2 23 (5.19%) SLA
3 11 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) IFRS
5 2 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) GDPR
6 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 47 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (8.13%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.71%) Ceph
4 12 (2.71%) KVM
4 12 (2.71%) NFS
4 12 (2.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (1.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 8 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.58%) Docker
6 7 (1.58%) PowerHA
6 7 (1.58%) vSphere
7 6 (1.35%) Cronacle
7 6 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.13%) Firmware
8 5 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.13%) XenApp
9 4 (0.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 4 (0.90%) Xen
9 4 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (7.90%) Tivoli
2 33 (7.45%) Puppet
3 23 (5.19%) Ansible
4 18 (4.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 15 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (2.26%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 7 (1.58%) BladeLogic
9 7 (1.58%) Kubernetes
9 7 (1.58%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (1.35%) Cobbler
10 6 (1.35%) Data Guard
11 5 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (1.13%) WSUS
12 4 (0.90%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.90%) SCCM
12 4 (0.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 202 (45.60%) Oracle
2 127 (28.67%) IBM
3 111 (25.06%) Red Hat
4 77 (17.38%) VMware
5 63 (14.22%) HP
6 51 (11.51%) Microsoft
7 41 (9.26%) webMethods
8 31 (7.00%) NetApp
9 30 (6.77%) Sun
10 29 (6.55%) EMC
11 26 (5.87%) Cisco
12 24 (5.42%) Splunk
13 23 (5.19%) Ab Initio
14 22 (4.97%) Vitria
15 20 (4.51%) Sybase
16 17 (3.84%) SAP
17 16 (3.61%) Hitachi
17 16 (3.61%) Hortonworks
17 16 (3.61%) ServiceNow
18 15 (3.39%) Cognizant