Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 749 782 743
Rank change year-on-year +33 -39 -119
Permanent jobs citing AIX 406 446 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 1.01% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 348 362
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,716 £31,375 £31,275
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.67% +4.65%

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 37,016 44,010 45,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.18% 24.49% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29,755 35,607 38,706
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +36 373 £52,500 +5.00% 29
UK excluding London +8 292 £52,000 +8.33% 25
South East +35 147 £52,500 +5.00% 3
London +89 117 £52,500 -16.00% 6
North of England -2 47 £47,500 +9.20% 9
East of England +44 41 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Yorkshire +43 28 £55,000 +41.94% 5
Scotland +4 28 £42,750 +7.55% 2
Midlands +25 19 £41,250 -0.60% 3
North West -27 17 £37,500 -13.79% 3
East Midlands +19 10 £41,000 +26.15% 3
West Midlands +9 9 £47,500 -11.63%
South West -2 6 £40,000 - 4
Wales -6 4 £37,500 +14.50%
North East -4 2 £35,000 -46.15% 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 298 (73.40%) Linux
2 240 (59.11%) Unix
3 190 (46.80%) Windows
4 163 (40.15%) Oracle
5 134 (33.00%) Solaris
6 129 (31.77%) SQL
7 121 (29.80%) Finance
8 100 (24.63%) IBM
9 94 (23.15%) Java
9 94 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
10 87 (21.43%) VMware
11 84 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 80 (19.70%) Windows Server
13 79 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
13 79 (19.46%) Shell Script
13 79 (19.46%) HPUX
14 78 (19.21%) SQL Server
14 78 (19.21%) Red Hat
15 67 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 65 (16.01%) Microsoft
17 63 (15.52%) DB2
18 61 (15.02%) Project Management
19 60 (14.78%) Middleware
20 54 (13.30%) Amazon AWS
21 53 (13.05%) ITIL
22 52 (12.81%) Python
23 50 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
24 49 (12.07%) NetApp
25 48 (11.82%) Firewall
25 48 (11.82%) 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 27 (6.65%) MQSeries
2 25 (6.16%) IIS
3 23 (5.67%) SharePoint
4 21 (5.17%) SAS
5 20 (4.93%) Apache
5 20 (4.93%) Tomcat
6 19 (4.68%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.20%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.96%) NetWeaver
9 9 (2.22%) GlassFish
10 6 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.48%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.23%) JBoss
12 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.99%) nginx
13 3 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.46%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Maximo
1 7 (1.72%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.23%) Eagle PACE
2 5 (1.23%) Front Arena
2 5 (1.23%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.23%) thinkFolio
3 4 (0.99%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (0.99%) Relativity
3 4 (0.99%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.25%) Magento
6 1 (0.25%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.30%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.45%) IaaS
5 11 (2.71%) PaaS
6 9 (2.22%) Office 365
7 6 (1.48%) SaaS
8 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.25%) Apigee
10 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.82%) Firewall
2 26 (6.40%) SAN
3 24 (5.91%) TCP/IP
4 21 (5.17%) WAN
5 20 (4.93%) Internet
6 18 (4.43%) LAN
7 12 (2.96%) Network Security
8 9 (2.22%) DNS
8 9 (2.22%) HTTP
9 7 (1.72%) VPN
10 6 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.48%) DHCP
11 5 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.23%) NAS
11 5 (1.23%) VoIP
12 4 (0.99%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.99%) SSL
13 3 (0.74%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.74%) VLAN
14 2 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 63 (15.52%) DB2
3 47 (11.58%) Oracle Database
4 42 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (8.87%) Relational Database
6 25 (6.16%) RDBMS
7 24 (5.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 22 (5.42%) Big Data
8 22 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.20%) Base SAS
9 13 (3.20%) IBM InfoSphere
9 13 (3.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 11 (2.71%) MySQL
11 10 (2.46%) SQLPlus
12 9 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.97%) OLTP
13 8 (1.97%) SAP BW
14 7 (1.72%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.96%) ProC
3 9 (2.22%) PVCS
4 7 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.99%) CA Release Automation
6 4 (0.99%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.74%) JIRA
7 3 (0.74%) LoadUI
7 3 (0.74%) Rational Performance Tester
8 2 (0.49%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.49%) Toad
9 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.25%) Firebug
9 1 (0.25%) Hudson
9 1 (0.25%) JMeter
9 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.25%) The Grinder
9 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 121 (29.80%) Finance
2 42 (10.34%) Banking
3 25 (6.16%) Retail
4 10 (2.46%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.23%) Back Office
5 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.23%) Front Office
5 5 (1.23%) Games
5 5 (1.23%) Law
5 5 (1.23%) Legal
6 3 (0.74%) Local Government
6 3 (0.74%) Marketing
6 3 (0.74%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
7 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (16.01%) Analyst
2 47 (11.58%) Architect
3 46 (11.33%) Administrator
4 39 (9.61%) DBA
5 37 (9.11%) Developer
6 28 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 25 (6.16%) Consultant
7 25 (6.16%) Technical Architect
8 24 (5.91%) Oracle DBA
8 24 (5.91%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (5.91%) Team Leader
8 24 (5.91%) Unix Administrator
9 21 (5.17%) Junior
10 20 (4.93%) IAM Specialist
10 20 (4.93%) Identity Management Specialist
11 19 (4.68%) Technical Support
12 18 (4.43%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (4.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 16 (3.94%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
14 16 (3.94%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.78%) Middleware
2 43 (10.59%) HTML
3 41 (10.10%) XML
4 35 (8.62%) LDAP
5 26 (6.40%) J2EE
6 24 (5.91%) Web Services
7 21 (5.17%) .NET
8 20 (4.93%) SailPoint
9 14 (3.45%) JSP
10 13 (3.20%) jQuery
11 12 (2.96%) Velocity
12 8 (1.97%) JSON
12 8 (1.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 8 (1.97%) Regular Expression
12 8 (1.97%) SAP Basis
13 5 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (1.23%) SOAP
14 4 (0.99%) SAP Fiori
14 4 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
15 3 (0.74%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.82%) Data Centre
2 35 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.64%) Management Information System
4 30 (7.39%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (6.65%) HACMP
6 25 (6.16%) Fintech
7 22 (5.42%) Clustering
7 22 (5.42%) Replication
8 19 (4.68%) Credit Risk
9 18 (4.43%) Market Risk
10 10 (2.46%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.72%) LPAR
12 7 (1.72%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.23%) Derivative
13 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.23%) Equities
13 5 (1.23%) Online Games
13 5 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 298 (73.40%) Linux
2 240 (59.11%) Unix
3 190 (46.80%) Windows
4 134 (33.00%) Solaris
5 84 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (19.70%) Windows Server
7 79 (19.46%) HPUX
8 34 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (4.93%) CentOS
11 19 (4.68%) Ubuntu
12 15 (3.69%) SUSE
13 13 (3.20%) Debian
14 11 (2.71%) Mac OS X
15 10 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (1.97%) CoreOS
17 7 (1.72%) Windows 2000
18 5 (1.23%) Fedora
18 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
19 3 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (23.15%) Problem-Solving
2 79 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (15.02%) Project Management
4 53 (13.05%) ITIL
5 43 (10.59%) Cybersecurity
6 39 (9.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (9.61%) Storage Management
7 36 (8.87%) Incident Management
8 31 (7.64%) Identity Access Management
9 30 (7.39%) Problem Management
10 28 (6.90%) Change Management
10 28 (6.90%) High Availability
10 28 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
11 27 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (6.16%) Waterfall
13 22 (5.42%) Analytics
13 22 (5.42%) DevOps
13 22 (5.42%) ETL
13 22 (5.42%) SDLC
14 20 (4.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 129 (31.77%) SQL
2 94 (23.15%) Java
3 79 (19.46%) Shell Script
4 52 (12.81%) Python
5 36 (8.87%) Perl
6 33 (8.13%) PL/SQL
7 26 (6.40%) C#
8 24 (5.91%) Korn
8 24 (5.91%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.43%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.20%) C
10 13 (3.20%) VB
11 10 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.97%) C++
13 5 (1.23%) PHP
13 5 (1.23%) VBScript
14 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.74%) Jython
16 2 (0.49%) ABAP
16 2 (0.49%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (3.69%) Degree
2 10 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (1.48%) CISM
4 6 (1.48%) CISSP
5 5 (1.23%) LPIC
5 5 (1.23%) MCSA
5 5 (1.23%) MCSE
5 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.99%) EnCE
6 4 (0.99%) GCFA
6 4 (0.99%) GCFE
6 4 (0.99%) GIAC
6 4 (0.99%) GREM
6 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.65%) SLA
2 19 (4.68%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.99%) QA
4 3 (0.74%) GDPR
4 3 (0.74%) PMO
4 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 22 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 16 (3.94%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (3.45%) PowerHA
6 14 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 13 (3.20%) GPFS
7 13 (3.20%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (2.71%) Ceph
8 11 (2.71%) Docker
8 11 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (2.46%) vSphere
10 5 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.23%) XenServer
11 3 (0.74%) NFS
12 2 (0.49%) Firmware
12 2 (0.49%) LXC
12 2 (0.49%) pfSense
12 2 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (6.16%) Tivoli
2 18 (4.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (4.19%) Data Guard
3 17 (4.19%) SCCM
4 15 (3.69%) Puppet
4 15 (3.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (3.20%) Kubernetes
5 13 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (3.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (2.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 9 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (1.97%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (1.97%) WSUS
8 6 (1.48%) Ansible
9 5 (1.23%) EnCase
9 5 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.99%) FTK
10 4 (0.99%) Grafana
10 4 (0.99%) IBM BigFix
10 4 (0.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 163 (40.15%) Oracle
2 100 (24.63%) IBM
3 87 (21.43%) VMware
4 78 (19.21%) Red Hat
5 65 (16.01%) Microsoft
6 49 (12.07%) NetApp
7 42 (10.34%) HP
8 30 (7.39%) EMC
9 22 (5.42%) Cisco
10 21 (5.17%) Google
11 20 (4.93%) ForgeRock
12 18 (4.43%) Citrix
13 15 (3.69%) Symantec
13 15 (3.69%) webMethods
14 13 (3.20%) Juniper
14 13 (3.20%) SAP
14 13 (3.20%) Sun
15 11 (2.71%) Veritas
16 10 (2.46%) Intel
17 7 (1.72%) Temenos