Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 655 878 769
Rank change year-on-year +223 -109 +33
Permanent jobs citing AIX 66 174 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 0.57% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 36 128 299
Median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,625 £35,200
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +0.96% +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 11,939 30,553 37,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.22% 22.76% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9,934 24,341 29,897
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.22% +2.50%

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AIX as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in the UK

AIX
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AIX.

Salary trend for AIX in the UK

AIX
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AIX over the 6 months to 2 December 2020.

Salary histogram for AIX in the UK

AIX
Top 13 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 2 December 2020. 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 +235 64 £45,000 -14.29% 17
UK excluding London +164 57 £45,000 -14.29% 11
Midlands +111 27 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Midlands +70 17 £38,000 -27.62% 2
South East +162 12 £36,855 -29.80% 1
South West +115 10 - -
West Midlands +93 10 £48,500 +7.78% 1
North of England +102 7 £45,000 -23.73% 5
London +227 6 £52,750 -40.56% 7
Work from Home -18 6 £48,500 -19.17% 2
North West +73 4 £45,000 -23.73%
Yorkshire +90 3 £69,000 +112.31% 5
East of England +117 1 £47,500 +79.25% 1

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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 54 (81.82%) Oracle
2 52 (78.79%) Unix
2 52 (78.79%) Linux
3 30 (45.45%) IBM
4 29 (43.94%) Solaris
5 24 (36.36%) Shell Script
6 23 (34.85%) AWS
6 23 (34.85%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (33.33%) Azure
7 22 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 22 (33.33%) Java
7 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (30.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (30.30%) Data Guard
9 19 (28.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (27.27%) SQL
11 16 (24.24%) ABAP
11 16 (24.24%) SAP
11 16 (24.24%) SLA
11 16 (24.24%) SAP Basis
11 16 (24.24%) Apache Flex
12 15 (22.73%) Puppet
13 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 14 (21.21%) Windows
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
14 12 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
14 12 (18.18%) VMware
15 11 (16.67%) Docker
15 11 (16.67%) OpenShift

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 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (34.85%) AWS
2 22 (33.33%) Azure
3 11 (16.67%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.55%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) UniData
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) MSI
3 3 (4.55%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.03%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Consultant
1 16 (24.24%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 16 (24.24%) SAP Consultant
2 15 (22.73%) Administrator
3 9 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
4 8 (12.12%) Applications Support Technician
4 8 (12.12%) Support Technician
4 8 (12.12%) Unix Support
5 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) DBA
6 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Apache Flex
1 16 (24.24%) SAP Basis
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
2 4 (6.06%) JSP
2 4 (6.06%) SOAP
3 3 (4.55%) Middleware
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
4 2 (3.03%) LDAP
4 2 (3.03%) LINQ
4 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.03%) Servlets
4 2 (3.03%) Silverlight
4 2 (3.03%) SPML
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) iSeries
4 1 (1.52%) LIMS
4 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Linux
1 52 (78.79%) Unix
2 29 (43.94%) Solaris
3 19 (28.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (21.21%) Windows
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.03%) SUSE
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (13.64%) Security Hardening
4 7 (10.61%) Change Management
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.06%) SDLC
7 4 (6.06%) Server Building
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Leadership
8 3 (4.55%) Change Control
8 3 (4.55%) High Availability
8 3 (4.55%) Storage Management
8 3 (4.55%) Task Automation
9 2 (3.03%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 22 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 16 (24.24%) ABAP
5 6 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.06%) Perl
8 3 (4.55%) C#
8 3 (4.55%) Go
9 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.03%) BeanShell
9 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.03%) Korn
10 1 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) OCA
2 3 (4.55%) OCP
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (1.52%) CCSP
3 1 (1.52%) CGEIT
3 1 (1.52%) CISA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) CISM
3 1 (1.52%) CISSP
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) CRISC
3 1 (1.52%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) SLA
2 4 (6.06%) QA
3 3 (4.55%) GDPR
4 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.52%) NIST
4 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) NFS
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) Data Guard
1 20 (30.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (22.73%) Puppet
3 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (10.61%) Ansible
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (4.55%) Tivoli
7 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 54 (81.82%) Oracle
2 30 (45.45%) IBM
3 22 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 16 (24.24%) SAP
5 12 (18.18%) VMware
6 9 (13.64%) Cisco
7 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.09%) Sybase
9 4 (6.06%) HP
10 3 (4.55%) Broadcom
10 3 (4.55%) Nimsoft
11 2 (3.03%) CA
11 2 (3.03%) DevExpress
11 2 (3.03%) Sun
12 1 (1.52%) Hyperion
12 1 (1.52%) TIBCO