Period
to

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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1099 824 791
Rank change year-on-year -275 -33 +33
Permanent jobs citing AIX 114 78 123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.085% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 95 61 83
10th Percentile - £33,750 £35,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,750 £41,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £72,312
90th Percentile £72,399 - £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 30,865 17,482 19,656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.89% 18.99% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16,453 13,788 16,049
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,750 £36,250 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.76%

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 22 May 2022.

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 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -246 102 £50,000 - 19
UK excluding London -127 93 £47,500 - 15
Work from Home -216 74 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North of England -45 45 £42,000 -23.64% 4
South East -78 22 £58,000 -7.20% 6
North East - 22 £40,000 - 2
London -274 16 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Yorkshire -50 14 £48,750 -18.75%
South West -23 9 £40,500 -14.74% 3
North West -59 9 £50,000 +7.53% 2
Midlands -97 9 £50,500 +6.32%
Scotland -50 7 £72,500 +61.11%
West Midlands -54 6 - -
East Midlands -64 3 £50,500 +1.00%
East of England -76 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 89 (78.07%) Linux
2 71 (62.28%) Unix
3 58 (50.88%) Windows
4 51 (44.74%) Oracle
5 50 (43.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (42.11%) IBM
7 46 (40.35%) SQL
8 36 (31.58%) Degree
9 35 (30.70%) SQL Server
10 30 (26.32%) Social Skills
10 30 (26.32%) CI/CD
11 29 (25.44%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (25.44%) Java
11 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
12 28 (24.56%) Computer Science
12 28 (24.56%) Azure
13 27 (23.68%) Firewall
13 27 (23.68%) SAP
13 27 (23.68%) LAN
14 26 (22.81%) Docker
14 26 (22.81%) Kubernetes
14 26 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 25 (21.93%) Bash
16 24 (21.05%) Ansible
16 24 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
16 24 (21.05%) Red Hat
16 24 (21.05%) Migration
17 23 (20.18%) Microsoft Office
17 23 (20.18%) Jenkins
17 23 (20.18%) DevOps

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 21 (18.42%) Apache
2 6 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.39%) JBoss
4 3 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.75%) CICS
6 1 (0.88%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (20.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) CATIA
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (1.75%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.88%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 28 (24.56%) Azure
2 21 (18.42%) Apigee
2 21 (18.42%) GitHub
2 21 (18.42%) GitHub Actions
3 5 (4.39%) GCP
4 4 (3.51%) AWS
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (0.88%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.68%) Firewall
1 27 (23.68%) LAN
2 13 (11.40%) SAN
3 11 (9.65%) HTTP
4 6 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.26%) WAN
5 5 (4.39%) DNS
5 5 (4.39%) SNMP
6 4 (3.51%) HTTPS
6 4 (3.51%) Wireless
7 3 (2.63%) Internet
7 3 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.63%) IPsec
7 3 (2.63%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.63%) Network Security
7 3 (2.63%) NNTP
7 3 (2.63%) SSL
7 3 (2.63%) X.509
8 2 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.42%) DB2
3 12 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.02%) MySQL
5 7 (6.14%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (4.39%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.75%) Adabas
8 2 (1.75%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) Jenkins
2 21 (18.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (7.89%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.39%) ClearCase
4 5 (4.39%) ERwin
4 5 (4.39%) IBM UrbanCode
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.39%) PROIV
4 5 (4.39%) Subversion
4 5 (4.39%) Toad
4 5 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.75%) Ant
6 2 (1.75%) GitLab
6 2 (1.75%) Maven
7 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 19 (16.67%) Banking
2 19 (16.67%) Finance
3 11 (9.65%) Retail
4 8 (7.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (4.39%) Billing
5 5 (4.39%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (2.63%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (24.56%) Analyst
2 21 (18.42%) Unix Scripter
3 19 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 18 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
4 18 (15.79%) Unix Analyst
5 14 (12.28%) Tivoli Specialist
6 12 (10.53%) Administrator
7 8 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) Test Leader
7 8 (7.02%) Unix Administrator
7 8 (7.02%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Applications Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Performance Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.42%) Kafka
2 12 (10.53%) HTML
2 12 (10.53%) Middleware
3 11 (9.65%) Web Services
4 10 (8.77%) LDAP
5 9 (7.89%) XML
6 7 (6.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 7 (6.14%) XSLT
7 5 (4.39%) JDBC
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (3.51%) WML
9 3 (2.63%) HTML5
9 3 (2.63%) JSON
9 3 (2.63%) JSP
9 3 (2.63%) SOAP
10 2 (1.75%) jQuery
11 1 (0.88%) J2EE
11 1 (0.88%) SAML
11 1 (0.88%) Spring
11 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) HACMP
2 15 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.89%) Tandem
5 8 (7.02%) Replication
6 7 (6.14%) Clustering
7 6 (5.26%) AS400
7 6 (5.26%) iSeries
7 6 (5.26%) Mainframe
8 5 (4.39%) Public Cloud
8 5 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (4.39%) Virtual Team
9 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
10 3 (2.63%) PKI
11 2 (1.75%) Robotics
12 1 (0.88%) EFT
12 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (78.07%) Linux
2 71 (62.28%) Unix
3 58 (50.88%) Windows
4 50 (43.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (14.91%) HPUX
6 16 (14.04%) Windows Server
7 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (9.65%) Solaris
10 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (4.39%) Windows 2000
11 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.51%) zOS
13 2 (1.75%) SUSE
14 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.32%) CI/CD
2 29 (25.44%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (24.56%) Computer Science
4 26 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
5 24 (21.05%) Migration
6 23 (20.18%) DevOps
7 21 (18.42%) CRM
7 21 (18.42%) ITIL
7 21 (18.42%) Mathematics
8 20 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (11.40%) Agile
10 11 (9.65%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.89%) Knowledge Transfer
11 9 (7.89%) Performance Testing
11 9 (7.89%) Software Testing
12 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (7.02%) Performance Management
13 7 (6.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.35%) SQL
2 29 (25.44%) Java
3 25 (21.93%) Bash
4 22 (19.30%) Perl
5 21 (18.42%) SAPscript
6 19 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.02%) Korn
7 8 (7.02%) Python
8 7 (6.14%) COBOL
8 7 (6.14%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.39%) AWK
9 5 (4.39%) C
9 5 (4.39%) sed
9 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.63%) ANSI C
10 3 (2.63%) C++
10 3 (2.63%) PHP
11 2 (1.75%) Natural
11 2 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (31.58%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.14%) DBS Check
3 7 (6.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) CISSP
4 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.63%) CISM
5 3 (2.63%) IBM AIX Certification
5 3 (2.63%) RHCE
5 3 (2.63%) SANS
6 2 (1.75%) CCNA
6 2 (1.75%) CCSP
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.39%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.63%) GDPR
3 3 (2.63%) HIPAA
3 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (2.63%) NIST
3 3 (2.63%) SLA
4 2 (1.75%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.75%) MiFID
4 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) Docker
2 21 (18.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 14 (12.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 11 (9.65%) Virtual Servers
4 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (6.14%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.39%) Samba
7 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.63%) Firmware
7 3 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.88%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.88%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.88%) RACF
9 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (22.81%) Kubernetes
2 24 (21.05%) Ansible
3 17 (14.91%) Tivoli
4 14 (12.28%) IBM BigFix
4 14 (12.28%) Netcool
4 14 (12.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 14 (12.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 9 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (5.26%) Data Guard
6 6 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.75%) EnCase
9 1 (0.88%) Avamar
9 1 (0.88%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.88%) Puppet
9 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (44.74%) Oracle
2 48 (42.11%) IBM
3 29 (25.44%) Microsoft
4 27 (23.68%) SAP
5 24 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 22 (19.30%) SolarWinds
7 15 (13.16%) VMware
8 10 (8.77%) HP
9 5 (4.39%) Commvault
9 5 (4.39%) Dynatrace
9 5 (4.39%) Perforce
9 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.39%) Splunk
10 4 (3.51%) Apple
10 4 (3.51%) Veritas
11 3 (2.63%) Qualys
11 3 (2.63%) Sun
12 2 (1.75%) Cisco
12 2 (1.75%) jBASE
12 2 (1.75%) Temenos