Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 771 766 766
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -83
Permanent jobs citing AIX 354 465 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.01% 1.09% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 276 362 334
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £34,643 £32,525 £28,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +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 34,881 42,546 42,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.17% 24.17% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27,991 34,941 35,797
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% -1.25%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 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 +2 325 £52,500 - 28
UK excluding London -49 257 £50,000 - 29
South East +32 135 £55,000 -4.35% 10
London +70 97 £53,250 -9.36% 3
North of England -29 37 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East of England +34 29 £43,500 -27.50% 2
Scotland -2 24 £42,500 +8.28% 4
Yorkshire +32 22 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Midlands +22 22 £42,500 -5.56% 5
East Midlands +23 14 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North West -39 13 £37,500 -21.05% 2
West Midlands +17 8 £40,000 -23.81% 4
South West +2 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wales +12 5 £39,750 +11.19%
North East +15 2 £35,000 -46.15% 1

For the 6 months to 16 February 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.

1 283 (79.94%) Linux
2 217 (61.30%) Unix
3 169 (47.74%) Windows
4 159 (44.92%) Oracle
5 148 (41.81%) SQL
6 111 (31.36%) Solaris
7 106 (29.94%) Finance
8 92 (25.99%) VMware
9 90 (25.42%) IBM
10 86 (24.29%) Windows Server
11 78 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 77 (21.75%) Shell Script
13 76 (21.47%) Microsoft
14 72 (20.34%) Red Hat
15 70 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 68 (19.21%) Java
17 67 (18.93%) SQL Server
18 64 (18.08%) Firewall
19 62 (17.51%) Python
19 62 (17.51%) Active Directory
20 57 (16.10%) HPUX
21 54 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
22 53 (14.97%) Cybersecurity
23 52 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
23 52 (14.69%) ITIL
23 52 (14.69%) DB2
23 52 (14.69%) Perl
24 47 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
25 46 (12.99%) Change Management
26 45 (12.71%) Windows Server 2008

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 38 (10.73%) SharePoint
2 30 (8.47%) Apache
3 26 (7.34%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.08%) nginx
5 17 (4.80%) IIS
5 17 (4.80%) MQSeries
6 15 (4.24%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.54%) MS Exchange
7 9 (2.54%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (2.26%) SAS
9 7 (1.98%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.56%) JBoss
12 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 17 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.24%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.11%) Maximo
2 9 (2.54%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.26%) Eagle PACE
3 8 (2.26%) Front Arena
3 8 (2.26%) Markit EDM
3 8 (2.26%) thinkFolio
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Payroll
4 4 (1.13%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.56%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.56%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (0.28%) Relativity
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.28%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.37%) Office 365
4 17 (4.80%) IaaS
5 14 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (2.54%) PaaS
7 5 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.85%) SaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 64 (18.08%) Firewall
2 39 (11.02%) TCP/IP
3 37 (10.45%) SAN
4 29 (8.19%) WAN
5 28 (7.91%) Internet
6 27 (7.63%) HTTP
7 25 (7.06%) SSL
8 21 (5.93%) LAN
9 20 (5.65%) DNS
10 15 (4.24%) VPN
11 11 (3.11%) NAS
12 10 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (2.82%) DHCP
12 10 (2.82%) VoIP
13 9 (2.54%) NetScaler
13 9 (2.54%) Network Security
14 8 (2.26%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
16 5 (1.41%) VLAN
17 3 (0.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.69%) DB2
3 43 (12.15%) Relational Database
4 42 (11.86%) Oracle Database
5 23 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (5.93%) RDBMS
7 20 (5.65%) Oracle Database 12c
8 19 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.67%) MySQL
10 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.54%) OLTP
12 8 (2.26%) IBM InfoSphere
13 7 (1.98%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.98%) SQLPlus
14 5 (1.41%) Big Data
15 4 (1.13%) Base SAS
15 4 (1.13%) DataStage
15 4 (1.13%) SAP BW
15 4 (1.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 41 (11.58%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.91%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.21%) ProC
4 14 (3.95%) PVCS
5 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.13%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (0.85%) Toad
8 2 (0.56%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.56%) Hudson
8 2 (0.56%) JIRA
9 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 106 (29.94%) Finance
2 38 (10.73%) Banking
3 32 (9.04%) Retail
4 12 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.26%) Back Office
5 8 (2.26%) Front Office
6 7 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.41%) Law
8 4 (1.13%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.56%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (18.36%) Analyst
2 49 (13.84%) Architect
3 38 (10.73%) Administrator
4 29 (8.19%) DBA
4 29 (8.19%) Developer
5 26 (7.34%) Technical Architect
6 25 (7.06%) Junior
7 23 (6.50%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (6.21%) Consultant
8 22 (6.21%) IAM Specialist
8 22 (6.21%) Identity Management Specialist
9 20 (5.65%) Junior Analyst
9 20 (5.65%) Oracle DBA
9 20 (5.65%) Team Leader
10 19 (5.37%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 19 (5.37%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 18 (5.08%) Unix Administrator
12 17 (4.80%) Support Engineer
13 16 (4.52%) Applications Support
13 16 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.45%) Middleware
2 35 (9.89%) LDAP
3 28 (7.91%) HTML
4 25 (7.06%) J2EE
5 22 (6.21%) SailPoint
6 19 (5.37%) XML
7 15 (4.24%) Web Services
8 10 (2.82%) jQuery
9 8 (2.26%) .NET
9 8 (2.26%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (1.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (1.41%) SAP Basis
11 5 (1.41%) Velocity
12 4 (1.13%) JSON
12 4 (1.13%) JSP
12 4 (1.13%) Regular Expression
13 3 (0.85%) XHTML
14 2 (0.56%) EDI
14 2 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
14 2 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.58%) Data Centre
2 36 (10.17%) Clustering
3 27 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.50%) Fintech
4 23 (6.50%) HACMP
5 21 (5.93%) Management Information System
6 18 (5.08%) Replication
7 16 (4.52%) N-Tier
8 13 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.26%) Derivative
10 8 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (2.26%) Equities
10 8 (2.26%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.26%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 6 (1.69%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.69%) LPAR
13 5 (1.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 283 (79.94%) Linux
2 217 (61.30%) Unix
3 169 (47.74%) Windows
4 111 (31.36%) Solaris
5 86 (24.29%) Windows Server
6 70 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 57 (16.10%) HPUX
8 45 (12.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (6.78%) CentOS
11 12 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.11%) SUSE
12 11 (3.11%) Windows 2000
13 9 (2.54%) Fedora
13 9 (2.54%) Ubuntu
14 8 (2.26%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.26%) Windows XP
15 5 (1.41%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.13%) Debian
16 4 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (14.97%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (14.69%) ITIL
3 52 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (12.99%) Change Management
5 42 (11.86%) SDLC
6 38 (10.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (10.73%) Incident Management
7 36 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (8.76%) Identity Access Management
9 30 (8.47%) Project Management
10 29 (8.19%) DevOps
11 28 (7.91%) Waterfall
12 27 (7.63%) Storage Management
13 25 (7.06%) High Availability
14 24 (6.78%) Presales
15 23 (6.50%) Open Source
16 22 (6.21%) Problem Management
17 21 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (5.93%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 148 (41.81%) SQL
2 77 (21.75%) Shell Script
3 68 (19.21%) Java
4 62 (17.51%) Python
5 52 (14.69%) Perl
6 38 (10.73%) PL/SQL
7 32 (9.04%) PowerShell
8 23 (6.50%) C
9 19 (5.37%) JavaScript
10 16 (4.52%) C#
11 14 (3.95%) Korn
12 11 (3.11%) VB
13 10 (2.82%) PHP
13 10 (2.82%) VBScript
14 4 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.13%) C++
15 2 (0.56%) JCL
15 2 (0.56%) Jython
15 2 (0.56%) RPG
16 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.21%) Degree
2 12 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.82%) MCSA
4 10 (2.82%) MCSE
4 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.98%) CISM
5 7 (1.98%) CISSP
5 7 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.98%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.13%) LPIC
7 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) CCNA
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.28%) GCFE
9 1 (0.28%) GREM
9 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.47%) SLA
2 8 (2.26%) QA
3 6 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.85%) GDPR
5 3 (0.85%) PMO
6 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (17.51%) Active Directory
3 33 (9.32%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.21%) Docker
5 18 (5.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 17 (4.80%) VMware Workstation
7 16 (4.52%) PowerHA
8 14 (3.95%) GPFS
9 13 (3.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 12 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (2.82%) NFS
11 10 (2.82%) XenServer
12 7 (1.98%) vSphere
13 5 (1.41%) oVirt
13 5 (1.41%) pfSense
14 4 (1.13%) Firmware
15 2 (0.56%) Ceph
15 2 (0.56%) LXC
15 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (6.78%) Tivoli
2 23 (6.50%) Ansible
2 23 (6.50%) SCCM
3 22 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (5.93%) Puppet
5 18 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (4.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (4.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 15 (4.24%) Data Guard
8 9 (2.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 9 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (2.26%) FortiGate
9 8 (2.26%) Kubernetes
10 7 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (1.69%) WSUS
12 4 (1.13%) Netcool
12 4 (1.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 4 (1.13%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
12 4 (1.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 159 (44.92%) Oracle
2 92 (25.99%) VMware
3 90 (25.42%) IBM
4 76 (21.47%) Microsoft
5 72 (20.34%) Red Hat
6 39 (11.02%) NetApp
7 37 (10.45%) HP
8 31 (8.76%) EMC
9 26 (7.34%) Cisco
10 23 (6.50%) Citrix
11 22 (6.21%) ForgeRock
12 17 (4.80%) Symantec
13 16 (4.52%) Juniper
14 15 (4.24%) Intel
15 14 (3.95%) Google
16 8 (2.26%) Calypso
16 8 (2.26%) Fidessa
16 8 (2.26%) MarketAxess
16 8 (2.26%) SimCorp
16 8 (2.26%) Tradeweb