Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 817 767 815
Rank change year-on-year -50 +48 -160
Permanent jobs citing AIX 284 443 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.86% 1.10% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 238 323 305
UK median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +14.13% -8.00%
10th Percentile £34,643 £37,050 £29,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.51% +15.29% -2.86%

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 32,993 40,377 42,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.90% 23.23% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26,212 32,584 35,177
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 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 24 June 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
England +8 257 £52,000 -0.95% 11
UK excluding London -29 224 £48,750 -0.51% 9
South East +20 99 £52,000 -25.71% 4
North of England -2 61 £44,000 -7.37% 2
London +26 55 £65,000 +18.18% 2
North West +1 23 £63,000 +32.63% 1
North East - 21 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -8 18 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Midlands +12 15 £42,500 -5.56% 1
East of England +81 13 £52,500 -8.70% 2
Wales +25 12 £45,000 +44.70%
South West 0 12 £41,000 -3.53%
Scotland -35 12 £41,000 -1.20%
West Midlands +21 8 £42,500 -19.05%
East Midlands +6 7 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Northern Ireland -26 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 235 (82.75%) Linux
2 188 (66.20%) Unix
3 126 (44.37%) Windows
4 106 (37.32%) Oracle
5 92 (32.39%) SQL
6 73 (25.70%) Red Hat
7 71 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 65 (22.89%) Finance
9 63 (22.18%) IBM
10 62 (21.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 58 (20.42%) Perl
12 53 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (17.96%) VMware
13 51 (17.96%) Solaris
14 50 (17.61%) ITIL
14 50 (17.61%) Java
15 49 (17.25%) Firewall
16 47 (16.55%) Windows Server
17 46 (16.20%) Python
18 44 (15.49%) Microsoft
18 44 (15.49%) SAN
19 43 (15.14%) Git (software)
20 42 (14.79%) Active Directory
20 42 (14.79%) Banking
21 41 (14.44%) CentOS
21 41 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
22 40 (14.08%) Change Management
23 37 (13.03%) SQL Server
24 36 (12.68%) Ansible
24 36 (12.68%) DevOps

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 33 (11.62%) WebSphere
2 24 (8.45%) Apache
3 18 (6.34%) nginx
3 18 (6.34%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.99%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.63%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.52%) CICS
7 8 (2.82%) JBoss
7 8 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (2.11%) IIS
9 5 (1.76%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.06%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.70%) Confluence
12 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.70%) SAP Portal
13 1 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.70%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 20 (7.04%) Maximo
2 6 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.70%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.70%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.70%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.70%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.70%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (5.63%) IaaS
4 12 (4.23%) PaaS
5 10 (3.52%) Office 365
6 8 (2.82%) SaaS
7 7 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (2.11%) Serverless
9 5 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (17.25%) Firewall
2 44 (15.49%) SAN
3 26 (9.15%) TCP/IP
4 25 (8.80%) SSL
5 24 (8.45%) NAS
6 23 (8.10%) HTTP
7 19 (6.69%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (5.63%) DNS
8 16 (5.63%) LAN
9 13 (4.58%) WAN
10 10 (3.52%) Internet
11 9 (3.17%) DHCP
12 7 (2.46%) iSCSI
12 7 (2.46%) VPN
13 6 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (1.41%) NetScaler
14 4 (1.41%) VoIP
15 3 (1.06%) FTP
15 3 (1.06%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.27%) Relational Database
3 30 (10.56%) DB2
4 23 (8.10%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.63%) MySQL
6 13 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.82%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.76%) Big Data
9 5 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.41%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.41%) OrientDB
10 4 (1.41%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.06%) DataStage
11 3 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 43 (15.14%) Git (software)
2 31 (10.92%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.58%) ProC
4 7 (2.46%) PVCS
5 5 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.41%) JIRA
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.06%) Ant
7 3 (1.06%) Maven
8 2 (0.70%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.70%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.70%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (0.70%) Selenium
8 2 (0.70%) Toad
9 1 (0.35%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 65 (22.89%) Finance
2 42 (14.79%) Banking
3 23 (8.10%) Retail
4 19 (6.69%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.28%) Games
5 15 (5.28%) Marketing
6 6 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.41%) Back Office
8 3 (1.06%) German Language
9 2 (0.70%) Front Office
9 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) French Language
10 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.35%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (24.65%) Analyst
2 38 (13.38%) Administrator
3 37 (13.03%) Developer
4 35 (12.32%) Systems Administrator
5 34 (11.97%) Linux Support
6 33 (11.62%) Architect
7 27 (9.51%) Unix Administrator
8 26 (9.15%) IT Analyst
8 26 (9.15%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 23 (8.10%) Linux Administrator
9 23 (8.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 23 (8.10%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
10 21 (7.39%) Consultant
11 20 (7.04%) Operations Analyst
12 18 (6.34%) Support Analyst
13 17 (5.99%) IT Operations Analyst
14 15 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support
14 15 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 15 (5.28%) Customer Analyst
15 13 (4.58%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.15%) HTML
2 21 (7.39%) J2EE
3 18 (6.34%) LDAP
4 16 (5.63%) XML
5 15 (5.28%) Web Services
6 13 (4.58%) CSS
7 12 (4.23%) Middleware
7 12 (4.23%) SailPoint
8 9 (3.17%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.17%) CGI
8 9 (3.17%) Node.js
8 9 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (2.82%) Apache Flex
10 6 (2.11%) REST
10 6 (2.11%) SAP Basis
10 6 (2.11%) SOAP
10 6 (2.11%) SPML
11 5 (1.76%) jQuery
12 4 (1.41%) CSS3
12 4 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.68%) Data Centre
2 33 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.28%) Online Games
5 11 (3.87%) Clustering
5 11 (3.87%) Enterprise Cloud
5 11 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.87%) Mainframe
6 10 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.17%) N-Tier
7 9 (3.17%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.82%) HACMP
8 8 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (2.11%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 5 (1.76%) Replication
11 4 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.70%) Derivative
12 2 (0.70%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.70%) iPad
12 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 235 (82.75%) Linux
2 188 (66.20%) Unix
3 126 (44.37%) Windows
4 62 (21.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (17.96%) Solaris
6 47 (16.55%) Windows Server
7 41 (14.44%) CentOS
7 41 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (10.92%) HPUX
10 20 (7.04%) Windows 2000
11 10 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (3.17%) MVS
13 8 (2.82%) Windows XP
14 6 (2.11%) SUSE
15 4 (1.41%) IRIX
15 4 (1.41%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.70%) Fedora
16 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.61%) ITIL
3 40 (14.08%) Change Management
4 36 (12.68%) DevOps
5 34 (11.97%) Incident Management
5 34 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (11.62%) SDLC
7 32 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 28 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (8.10%) Configuration Management
9 23 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (8.10%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (7.39%) Open Source
10 21 (7.39%) Project Management
10 21 (7.39%) Task Automation
11 19 (6.69%) E-Commerce
12 18 (6.34%) Computer Science
13 17 (5.99%) Asset Management
13 17 (5.99%) Line Management
14 16 (5.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (32.39%) SQL
2 71 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 58 (20.42%) Perl
4 50 (17.61%) Java
5 46 (16.20%) Python
6 26 (9.15%) JavaScript
6 26 (9.15%) PL/SQL
7 21 (7.39%) C
8 18 (6.34%) Bash Shell
9 16 (5.63%) Korn
9 16 (5.63%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.87%) PHP
11 10 (3.52%) COBOL
11 10 (3.52%) JCL
12 4 (1.41%) VBScript
13 3 (1.06%) ABAP
14 2 (0.70%) C#
14 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.70%) VB
14 2 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (10.21%) Degree
2 19 (6.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (5.28%) CCNA
3 15 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.87%) MCSA
4 11 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.52%) MCSE
6 9 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.82%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.11%) AWS Certification
8 6 (2.11%) CISM
8 6 (2.11%) CISSP
9 5 (1.76%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.70%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.34%) SLA
2 17 (5.99%) QA
3 9 (3.17%) ISO 9000
3 9 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (14.79%) Active Directory
2 33 (11.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 32 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (7.04%) Docker
5 14 (4.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.46%) NFS
7 6 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (1.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (1.76%) PowerHA
9 4 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.06%) Firmware
10 3 (1.06%) oVirt
10 3 (1.06%) pfSense
11 2 (0.70%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.35%) GPFS
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.35%) Time Sharing Option
12 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (12.68%) Ansible
2 34 (11.97%) Tivoli
3 31 (10.92%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (8.45%) Puppet
5 13 (4.58%) SCCM
6 9 (3.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 7 (2.46%) IBM BigFix
7 7 (2.46%) Netcool
7 7 (2.46%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 7 (2.46%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (2.46%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
8 6 (2.11%) Ganglia
8 6 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (1.76%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.76%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.41%) Automic
10 4 (1.41%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 106 (37.32%) Oracle
2 73 (25.70%) Red Hat
3 63 (22.18%) IBM
4 51 (17.96%) VMware
5 44 (15.49%) Microsoft
6 20 (7.04%) Cisco
7 12 (4.23%) HP
8 11 (3.87%) ForgeRock
9 10 (3.52%) Citrix
10 9 (3.17%) EMC
10 9 (3.17%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.46%) SAP
12 6 (2.11%) Symantec
13 5 (1.76%) NetApp
13 5 (1.76%) Sun
14 4 (1.41%) F5
14 4 (1.41%) Juniper
15 3 (1.06%) 3PAR
15 3 (1.06%) Actifio
15 3 (1.06%) Veeam