Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 757 789 659
Rank change year-on-year +32 -130 -49
Permanent jobs citing AIX 417 432 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 0.99% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 314 326 485
UK median annual salary £52,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,500 £27,800
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.94% -3.33% -

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 38,746 43,645 50,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.93% 24.76% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31,149 35,522 42,741
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +3.16%

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 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 21 August 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 +42 378 £52,500 +5.00% 25
UK excluding London 0 287 £50,000 +14.94% 24
London +39 133 £55,000 -4.35% 4
South East +1 109 £52,500 +5.00% 11
North of England +44 64 £47,250 +13.86% 3
East of England +45 36 £66,250 +65.63% 3
Yorkshire +62 34 £47,000 -18.26% 1
Scotland -19 33 £37,500 -14.29% 3
North West +3 30 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Midlands +8 27 £45,000 +8.43% 1
West Midlands +30 15 £52,500 -4.55%
East Midlands +2 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West -16 12 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Wales 0 5 £31,100 -9.20%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 293 (70.26%) Linux
2 252 (60.43%) Unix
3 186 (44.60%) Oracle
4 185 (44.36%) Windows
5 149 (35.73%) Solaris
6 127 (30.46%) HPUX
7 123 (29.50%) Finance
8 114 (27.34%) Red Hat
9 113 (27.10%) Java
10 112 (26.86%) IBM
11 110 (26.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 102 (24.46%) SQL
12 102 (24.46%) Project Management
13 101 (24.22%) Shell Script
13 101 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
14 95 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
15 91 (21.82%) SQL Server
16 80 (19.18%) XML
17 76 (18.23%) VMware
18 72 (17.27%) Middleware
19 66 (15.83%) HTML
20 61 (14.63%) Python
21 58 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
22 57 (13.67%) ITIL
23 53 (12.71%) HP
23 53 (12.71%) WebSphere
24 50 (11.99%) Microsoft Azure
25 49 (11.75%) Data Centre
25 49 (11.75%) Banking
25 49 (11.75%) Perl

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 53 (12.71%) WebSphere
2 46 (11.03%) IIS
2 46 (11.03%) Tomcat
3 42 (10.07%) Apache
4 36 (8.63%) SAS
5 32 (7.67%) WebLogic
6 28 (6.71%) MQSeries
7 17 (4.08%) JBoss
8 16 (3.84%) OpenStack
9 9 (2.16%) GlassFish
10 8 (1.92%) NetWeaver
10 8 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
10 8 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.44%) iPlanet
11 6 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.96%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.96%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (1.20%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.96%) Maximo
3 4 (0.96%) Relativity
3 4 (0.96%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.24%) FastStats
6 1 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (2.88%) SaaS
5 10 (2.40%) IaaS
6 7 (1.68%) PaaS
7 4 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.48%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.51%) SAN
2 47 (11.27%) Firewall
3 36 (8.63%) TCP/IP
4 22 (5.28%) NAS
5 19 (4.56%) WAN
6 16 (3.84%) LAN
6 16 (3.84%) Network Security
7 15 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (2.88%) HTTP
9 11 (2.64%) DNS
10 9 (2.16%) Internet
10 9 (2.16%) iSCSI
11 8 (1.92%) SSL
12 6 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.96%) FTP
13 4 (0.96%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.96%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.96%) SSH
13 4 (0.96%) VPN
14 3 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (9.83%) Big Data
4 39 (9.35%) DB2
5 33 (7.91%) Oracle Database
6 30 (7.19%) Relational Database
7 26 (6.24%) Base SAS
7 26 (6.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 21 (5.04%) MySQL
9 19 (4.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (3.12%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (3.12%) RDBMS
11 13 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.40%) MongoDB
12 10 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (2.16%) SAP HANA
14 8 (1.92%) IBM InfoSphere
14 8 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (2.88%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.40%) Ant
2 10 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.40%) LoadRunner
2 10 (2.40%) ProC
3 8 (1.92%) JIRA
4 7 (1.68%) PowerBuilder
4 7 (1.68%) PVCS
4 7 (1.68%) Toad
5 6 (1.44%) LoadUI
5 6 (1.44%) Rational Performance Tester
6 4 (0.96%) JMeter
7 3 (0.72%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (0.72%) Selenium
7 3 (0.72%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.48%) Hudson
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.48%) Subversion
9 1 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 123 (29.50%) Finance
2 49 (11.75%) Banking
3 19 (4.56%) Retail
4 10 (2.40%) French Language
4 10 (2.40%) German Language
5 6 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.20%) Advertising
6 5 (1.20%) Games
6 5 (1.20%) Legal
6 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.72%) Local Government
8 3 (0.72%) Marketing
8 3 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (15.11%) Analyst
2 47 (11.27%) Developer
3 46 (11.03%) Administrator
4 44 (10.55%) Consultant
5 40 (9.59%) Architect
6 37 (8.87%) Support Engineer
7 28 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (5.76%) DBA
8 24 (5.76%) Unix Engineer
9 23 (5.52%) Applications Support
9 23 (5.52%) Support Analyst
10 22 (5.28%) Unix Administrator
11 21 (5.04%) Team Leader
12 19 (4.56%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (4.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 19 (4.56%) Technical Consultant
13 18 (4.32%) Java Developer
14 17 (4.08%) Technical Architect
14 17 (4.08%) Technical Support
14 17 (4.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.18%) XML
2 72 (17.27%) Middleware
3 66 (15.83%) HTML
4 45 (10.79%) .NET
5 42 (10.07%) JSP
6 38 (9.11%) LDAP
7 35 (8.39%) J2EE
8 34 (8.15%) Web Services
9 24 (5.76%) JSON
10 22 (5.28%) SOAP
11 19 (4.56%) Regular Expression
12 16 (3.84%) WebSphere MQ
13 12 (2.88%) Java EE
13 12 (2.88%) SailPoint
14 10 (2.40%) Velocity
15 9 (2.16%) ASP.NET
15 9 (2.16%) jQuery
16 7 (1.68%) Elastic Stack
16 7 (1.68%) REST
17 6 (1.44%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.75%) Data Centre
2 44 (10.55%) Management Information System
3 43 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (7.91%) Credit Risk
4 33 (7.91%) Market Risk
5 26 (6.24%) Computer Science
6 20 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.60%) Clustering
8 14 (3.36%) Fintech
9 13 (3.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (2.40%) HACMP
10 10 (2.40%) Private Cloud
10 10 (2.40%) Replication
11 8 (1.92%) AS400
11 8 (1.92%) LPAR
12 6 (1.44%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 6 (1.44%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.20%) Online Games
13 5 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 293 (70.26%) Linux
2 252 (60.43%) Unix
3 185 (44.36%) Windows
4 149 (35.73%) Solaris
5 127 (30.46%) HPUX
6 110 (26.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (10.55%) Windows Server
8 34 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (5.28%) Debian
11 21 (5.04%) CentOS
11 21 (5.04%) Mac OS X
12 17 (4.08%) Ubuntu
13 14 (3.36%) SUSE
14 12 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (2.16%) CoreOS
16 7 (1.68%) Windows XP
17 5 (1.20%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.96%) VMS
18 4 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.46%) Project Management
2 101 (24.22%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
4 57 (13.67%) ITIL
5 39 (9.35%) Technical Architecture
6 38 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (8.87%) Analytics
7 37 (8.87%) Data Integration
7 37 (8.87%) Data Management
8 36 (8.63%) ETL
9 33 (7.91%) Data Governance
9 33 (7.91%) Inmon Methodology
9 33 (7.91%) Kimball Methodology
9 33 (7.91%) SDLC
9 33 (7.91%) Storage Management
10 32 (7.67%) Waterfall
11 29 (6.95%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (6.95%) Data Architecture
11 29 (6.95%) High Availability
12 28 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 113 (27.10%) Java
2 102 (24.46%) SQL
3 101 (24.22%) Shell Script
4 61 (14.63%) Python
5 49 (11.75%) Perl
6 33 (7.91%) PL/SQL
7 31 (7.43%) C#
8 24 (5.76%) Bash Shell
9 19 (4.56%) JavaScript
10 18 (4.32%) Korn
11 17 (4.08%) C
12 14 (3.36%) C++
13 13 (3.12%) PowerShell
13 13 (3.12%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.92%) VB
15 6 (1.44%) BeanShell
15 6 (1.44%) Ruby
16 4 (0.96%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.96%) ActionScript 2.0
17 3 (0.72%) Jython
Qualifications
1 35 (8.39%) Degree
2 24 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.32%) CISSP
4 12 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.88%) CISM
5 11 (2.64%) CCNA
6 10 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.68%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.96%) EnCE
8 4 (0.96%) GCFA
8 4 (0.96%) GCFE
8 4 (0.96%) GIAC
8 4 (0.96%) GREM
8 4 (0.96%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.48%) LPIC
10 2 (0.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.91%) Data Quality
2 27 (6.47%) SLA
3 20 (4.80%) QA
4 9 (2.16%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.48%) GDPR
6 2 (0.48%) PMO
6 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 45 (10.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (9.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.36%) Ceph
4 13 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (3.12%) vSphere
5 10 (2.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (2.16%) Docker
6 9 (2.16%) NFS
6 9 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.92%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.68%) PowerHA
9 6 (1.44%) Firmware
9 6 (1.44%) KVM
9 6 (1.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.96%) Cronacle
11 4 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.96%) Xen
11 4 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (7.19%) Puppet
2 19 (4.56%) Tivoli
3 14 (3.36%) Ansible
4 11 (2.64%) Kubernetes
4 11 (2.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (2.16%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.16%) WSUS
6 8 (1.92%) Data Guard
6 8 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (1.68%) SCCM
7 7 (1.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 6 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.20%) EnCase
9 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (0.96%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.96%) FTK
10 4 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (0.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 186 (44.60%) Oracle
2 114 (27.34%) Red Hat
3 112 (26.86%) IBM
4 76 (18.23%) VMware
5 53 (12.71%) HP
6 47 (11.27%) Microsoft
7 44 (10.55%) NetApp
8 34 (8.15%) EMC
9 25 (6.00%) Sun
10 23 (5.52%) Splunk
11 22 (5.28%) Cisco
12 19 (4.56%) SAP
13 17 (4.08%) Citrix
13 17 (4.08%) Sybase
14 16 (3.84%) Google
15 11 (2.64%) Veritas
15 11 (2.64%) webMethods
16 10 (2.40%) Symantec
17 9 (2.16%) Cognizant
18 7 (1.68%) MicroStrategy