Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 773 644 602
Rank change year-on-year -129 -42 -84
Permanent jobs citing AIX 432 729 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.99% 1.45% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 326 485 690
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,800 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +2.27%

AIX is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43634 50108 57833
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.79% 25.43% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35511 42739 48564
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,777
% change year-on-year - +3.16% +3.40%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -125 359 £50,000 - 22
UK excluding London -54 297 £43,500 -3.33% 19
London -47 117 £57,500 +1.59% 4
South East +36 110 £50,000 +8.70% 5
North of England -56 57 £41,500 +3.75% 12
North West -25 47 £40,000 +14.29% 8
Scotland -10 42 £43,750 -12.50% 1
South West +1 34 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Midlands -25 26 £41,500 +12.16%
West Midlands +2 15 £55,000 +12.82%
East of England -11 15 £40,000 -23.81%
Wales +11 13 £34,250 +31.73%
East Midlands -17 10 £37,500 +1.35%
Yorkshire -1 8 £57,500 +35.29% 3
North East -3 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 360 (83.33%) Linux
2 287 (66.44%) Unix
3 181 (41.90%) Windows
4 168 (38.89%) Oracle
5 166 (38.43%) Solaris
6 160 (37.04%) Red Hat
7 119 (27.55%) Finance
8 115 (26.62%) ITIL
8 115 (26.62%) SQL
9 114 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 108 (25.00%) IBM
11 85 (19.68%) VMware
12 79 (18.29%) SAN
13 78 (18.06%) Perl
14 76 (17.59%) Active Directory
15 73 (16.90%) Shell Script
16 71 (16.44%) Python
17 65 (15.05%) DevOps
18 62 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
18 62 (14.35%) Java
19 61 (14.12%) High Availability
20 58 (13.43%) Puppet
21 56 (12.96%) HPUX
21 56 (12.96%) Windows Server
22 54 (12.50%) SQL Server
22 54 (12.50%) Microsoft
23 50 (11.57%) Project Management
23 50 (11.57%) WebSphere
24 49 (11.34%) Change Management
24 49 (11.34%) SLA

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 50 (11.57%) WebSphere
2 48 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 35 (8.10%) Apache
4 28 (6.48%) JBoss
5 22 (5.09%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (3.24%) IBM HTTP Server
8 13 (3.01%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.31%) Oracle Application Server
10 9 (2.08%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.39%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.39%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.93%) IIS
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.69%) iPlanet
14 3 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.46%) Actimize
5 2 (0.46%) Maximo
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.78%) Office 365
3 11 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.62%) G Suite
4 7 (1.62%) OpenShift
4 7 (1.62%) PaaS
5 6 (1.39%) IaaS
6 5 (1.16%) SaaS
7 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 79 (18.29%) SAN
2 43 (9.95%) Firewall
3 29 (6.71%) NAS
4 25 (5.79%) TCP/IP
5 23 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (5.32%) DNS
6 22 (5.09%) LDAP
7 21 (4.86%) Network Security
8 14 (3.24%) Internet
9 13 (3.01%) HTTP
9 13 (3.01%) SSH
10 10 (2.31%) LAN
10 10 (2.31%) WAN
11 9 (2.08%) DHCP
11 9 (2.08%) Ethernet
11 9 (2.08%) SSL
12 7 (1.62%) Unified Communications
12 7 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.16%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.80%) Oracle Database
3 32 (7.41%) DB2
3 32 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.56%) MySQL
5 21 (4.86%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (3.47%) DTS
8 12 (2.78%) Big Data
8 12 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.78%) OrientDB
8 12 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (1.62%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.39%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 22 (5.09%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.17%) ProC
2 18 (4.17%) PVCS
3 8 (1.85%) PROIV
3 8 (1.85%) Toad
4 6 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.39%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.93%) Subversion
5 4 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.46%) Codeship
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.46%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.23%) Ant
7 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 119 (27.55%) Finance
2 44 (10.19%) Banking
3 11 (2.55%) Financial Institution
3 11 (2.55%) Retail
4 9 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.93%) Law
7 2 (0.46%) German Language
7 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
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%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (16.67%) Administrator
2 57 (13.19%) Unix Engineer
3 51 (11.81%) Developer
4 50 (11.57%) Analyst
5 45 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 40 (9.26%) Consultant
7 36 (8.33%) DBA
8 35 (8.10%) Unix Administrator
9 34 (7.87%) Linux Support
10 27 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 26 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
12 22 (5.09%) Support Engineer
13 21 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support
13 21 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (4.86%) Support Analyst
14 20 (4.63%) Architect
14 20 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
15 19 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
16 18 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
16 18 (4.17%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.19%) Middleware
2 41 (9.49%) Web Services
3 37 (8.56%) HTML
4 34 (7.87%) CSS
5 30 (6.94%) CSS3
5 30 (6.94%) HTML5
6 28 (6.48%) .NET
6 28 (6.48%) J2EE
7 25 (5.79%) XML
8 21 (4.86%) REST
9 19 (4.40%) jQuery
10 18 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 18 (4.17%) ASP.NET
10 18 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (3.24%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (2.55%) JSON
13 10 (2.31%) Elastic Stack
13 10 (2.31%) SOAP
13 10 (2.31%) XSD
14 9 (2.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (10.65%) Clustering
3 37 (8.56%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.63%) Replication
5 16 (3.70%) PKI
6 14 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.55%) User Experience
8 10 (2.31%) SWIFT
9 8 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (1.62%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.62%) Fintech
11 6 (1.39%) AS400
11 6 (1.39%) DataPower
11 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.39%) Mainframe
11 6 (1.39%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.16%) CMDB
12 5 (1.16%) Eurex
12 5 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 360 (83.33%) Linux
2 287 (66.44%) Unix
3 181 (41.90%) Windows
4 166 (38.43%) Solaris
5 114 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (12.96%) HPUX
6 56 (12.96%) Windows Server
7 48 (11.11%) CentOS
8 29 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (3.47%) SUSE
10 15 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (3.24%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.85%) Debian
13 6 (1.39%) FreeBSD
14 5 (1.16%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.69%) Tru64
15 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.46%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (26.62%) ITIL
2 65 (15.05%) DevOps
3 61 (14.12%) High Availability
4 50 (11.57%) Project Management
5 49 (11.34%) Change Management
6 40 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (9.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (8.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (6.71%) Configuration Management
11 26 (6.02%) Identity Management
12 24 (5.56%) Service Delivery
13 22 (5.09%) Risk Management
14 20 (4.63%) ITIL V3
14 20 (4.63%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (4.63%) Problem Management
15 19 (4.40%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (4.40%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.17%) Incident Management
16 18 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 115 (26.62%) SQL
2 78 (18.06%) Perl
3 73 (16.90%) Shell Script
4 71 (16.44%) Python
5 62 (14.35%) Java
6 47 (10.88%) C
7 45 (10.42%) JavaScript
8 44 (10.19%) PL/SQL
9 27 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 27 (6.25%) PHP
10 23 (5.32%) Korn
11 20 (4.63%) C#
12 19 (4.40%) Ruby
13 15 (3.47%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.78%) C-shell
15 11 (2.55%) PowerShell
16 10 (2.31%) Bourne shell
16 10 (2.31%) Jython
17 7 (1.62%) AWK
18 5 (1.16%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 37 (8.56%) Degree
2 29 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.63%) CCNA
3 20 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (3.24%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.08%) RHCE
8 8 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.69%) CCENT
9 3 (0.69%) OCA
9 3 (0.69%) OCP
9 3 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.46%) PMP
10 2 (0.46%) RHCA
11 1 (0.23%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.23%) CISSP
11 1 (0.23%) ISEB
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.34%) SLA
2 8 (1.85%) QA
3 7 (1.62%) SEPA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (17.59%) Active Directory
2 43 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.24%) Docker
4 13 (3.01%) RHEV
5 12 (2.78%) KVM
5 12 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (2.31%) NFS
7 8 (1.85%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.39%) vSphere
8 6 (1.39%) XenApp
9 5 (1.16%) Firmware
10 4 (0.93%) PowerHA
10 4 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.69%) XenServer
12 2 (0.46%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.46%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 58 (13.43%) Puppet
2 38 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (8.56%) Ansible
4 20 (4.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (4.40%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (3.70%) Tivoli
7 15 (3.47%) Data Guard
7 15 (3.47%) Nagios
8 14 (3.24%) Control-M
9 12 (2.78%) Rundeck
10 10 (2.31%) Kubernetes
11 9 (2.08%) CA Wily
11 9 (2.08%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (1.62%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
14 6 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (1.16%) BladeLogic
15 5 (1.16%) NetBackup
15 5 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 168 (38.89%) Oracle
2 160 (37.04%) Red Hat
3 108 (25.00%) IBM
4 85 (19.68%) VMware
5 54 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 44 (10.19%) Cisco
7 37 (8.56%) Splunk
8 27 (6.25%) EMC
9 21 (4.86%) HP
10 17 (3.94%) NetApp
10 17 (3.94%) Veritas
11 16 (3.70%) Sun
12 15 (3.47%) BMC
13 13 (3.01%) Citrix
14 10 (2.31%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.08%) Bloomberg
15 9 (2.08%) CA
16 8 (1.85%) AppDynamics
16 8 (1.85%) Google
17 6 (1.39%) ServiceNow