Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 752 770 688
Rank change year-on-year +18 -82 -59
Permanent jobs citing AIX 411 455 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 1.05% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 319 354 434
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +10.64% +2.17% +2.22%

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 37,773 43,510 47,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.92% 24.89% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30,463 35,064 40,508
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for AIX in the UK

AIX
Top 14 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 19 October 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 +26 373 £52,500 +5.00% 40
UK excluding London -22 271 £52,000 +10.64% 41
London +68 143 £55,000 -4.35% 8
South East +5 125 £52,500 +5.00% 9
North of England -11 47 £47,500 +5.56% 5
East of England +42 38 £67,500 +50.00% 11
Scotland -4 32 £41,500 - 8
Yorkshire +38 26 £47,500 -20.83% 4
North West -32 21 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Midlands +2 17 £42,500 +2.41% 4
West Midlands +24 10 £48,750 -9.30% 1
East Midlands -8 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
South West -26 7 £40,000 - 3
Wales -3 5 £37,500 +13.94% 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 288 (70.07%) Linux
2 239 (58.15%) Unix
3 191 (46.47%) Windows
4 156 (37.96%) Oracle
5 141 (34.31%) Solaris
6 121 (29.44%) Finance
7 107 (26.03%) Java
8 105 (25.55%) SQL
9 102 (24.82%) HPUX
10 99 (24.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 98 (23.84%) IBM
12 94 (22.87%) Red Hat
13 91 (22.14%) Shell Script
14 90 (21.90%) Project Management
14 90 (21.90%) Problem-Solving
15 89 (21.65%) SQL Server
16 76 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
17 69 (16.79%) Middleware
18 67 (16.30%) VMware
18 67 (16.30%) XML
19 66 (16.06%) DB2
20 59 (14.36%) Windows Server
21 56 (13.63%) ITIL
22 55 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
23 54 (13.14%) HTML
24 53 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
25 52 (12.65%) Python
26 49 (11.92%) LDAP
26 49 (11.92%) HP
26 49 (11.92%) Microsoft

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 37 (9.00%) MQSeries
2 33 (8.03%) WebSphere
3 32 (7.79%) IIS
4 25 (6.08%) Tomcat
5 22 (5.35%) SAS
6 21 (5.11%) Apache
7 16 (3.89%) OpenStack
8 12 (2.92%) NetWeaver
9 11 (2.68%) GlassFish
9 11 (2.68%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.46%) JBoss
11 6 (1.46%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.73%) FileNet
12 3 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.49%) nginx
14 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.22%) Maximo
3 4 (0.97%) Relativity
3 4 (0.97%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (6.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.43%) IaaS
4 10 (2.43%) PaaS
5 9 (2.19%) SaaS
6 4 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.24%) Apigee
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.24%) Office 365
7 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.27%) Firewall
2 29 (7.06%) SAN
3 26 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.89%) LAN
4 16 (3.89%) WAN
5 11 (2.68%) Network Security
6 10 (2.43%) HTTP
7 9 (2.19%) DNS
7 9 (2.19%) Internet
8 8 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.70%) NAS
10 5 (1.22%) SSL
11 4 (0.97%) DHCP
11 4 (0.97%) FTP
11 4 (0.97%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.97%) SSH
12 2 (0.49%) VLAN
12 2 (0.49%) Wireless
13 1 (0.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 66 (16.06%) DB2
3 45 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (8.27%) Relational Database
5 33 (8.03%) Oracle Database
6 27 (6.57%) Big Data
7 20 (4.87%) Oracle Database 12c
8 18 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (4.14%) Base SAS
9 17 (4.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 15 (3.65%) MySQL
11 14 (3.41%) RDBMS
12 13 (3.16%) IBM InfoSphere
13 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (1.95%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.95%) SAP BW
16 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
17 5 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (1.95%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.46%) LoadUI
2 6 (1.46%) Rational Performance Tester
2 6 (1.46%) Toad
3 5 (1.22%) CA Release Automation
3 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.97%) Ant
4 4 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
4 4 (0.97%) ProC
5 3 (0.73%) JIRA
5 3 (0.73%) PVCS
6 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.49%) ER Studio
6 2 (0.49%) JMeter
7 1 (0.24%) Firebug
7 1 (0.24%) Selenium
7 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 121 (29.44%) Finance
2 40 (9.73%) Banking
3 13 (3.16%) Retail
4 7 (1.70%) Financial Institution
4 7 (1.70%) Games
5 5 (1.22%) German Language
5 5 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.22%) Law
5 5 (1.22%) Legal
6 4 (0.97%) French Language
7 3 (0.73%) Local Government
7 3 (0.73%) Marketing
8 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (15.57%) Analyst
2 49 (11.92%) Administrator
3 48 (11.68%) Architect
4 37 (9.00%) Consultant
5 33 (8.03%) Developer
6 32 (7.79%) DBA
7 30 (7.30%) Support Engineer
8 26 (6.33%) Technical Architect
9 25 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
9 25 (6.08%) Unix Administrator
10 23 (5.60%) Technical Support
11 22 (5.35%) Linux Administrator
11 22 (5.35%) Team Leader
12 21 (5.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (4.62%) Support Analyst
14 17 (4.14%) Oracle DBA
14 17 (4.14%) Technical Engineer
14 17 (4.14%) Technical Support Engineer
14 17 (4.14%) Unix Engineer
14 17 (4.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.79%) Middleware
2 67 (16.30%) XML
3 54 (13.14%) HTML
4 49 (11.92%) LDAP
5 32 (7.79%) .NET
6 30 (7.30%) J2EE
7 27 (6.57%) JSP
8 22 (5.35%) JSON
8 22 (5.35%) Web Services
9 21 (5.11%) Regular Expression
10 20 (4.87%) SailPoint
11 18 (4.38%) SOAP
12 11 (2.68%) Velocity
13 8 (1.95%) SAP Basis
14 7 (1.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 7 (1.70%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (1.46%) ASP.NET
15 6 (1.46%) jQuery
15 6 (1.46%) Servlets
15 6 (1.46%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.92%) Data Centre
2 38 (9.25%) Management Information System
3 35 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 24 (5.84%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (5.35%) Credit Risk
7 21 (5.11%) Market Risk
8 20 (4.87%) HACMP
9 19 (4.62%) Fintech
10 13 (3.16%) Replication
11 12 (2.92%) Clustering
12 11 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (2.68%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 7 (1.70%) LPAR
13 7 (1.70%) Online Games
14 5 (1.22%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.97%) Public Cloud
16 3 (0.73%) Cloud Native
16 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 288 (70.07%) Linux
2 239 (58.15%) Unix
3 191 (46.47%) Windows
4 141 (34.31%) Solaris
5 102 (24.82%) HPUX
6 99 (24.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (14.36%) Windows Server
8 30 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (5.60%) Mac OS X
11 21 (5.11%) CentOS
12 18 (4.38%) Ubuntu
13 16 (3.89%) Debian
14 15 (3.65%) SUSE
15 13 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (2.43%) CoreOS
17 7 (1.70%) Windows XP
18 5 (1.22%) Windows 2000
19 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (21.90%) Problem-Solving
1 90 (21.90%) Project Management
2 76 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (13.63%) ITIL
4 38 (9.25%) Storage Management
5 33 (8.03%) Change Management
5 33 (8.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (7.54%) Technical Architecture
7 30 (7.30%) Problem Management
8 28 (6.81%) Identity Access Management
9 26 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (6.33%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (5.84%) Analytics
11 24 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (5.84%) High Availability
12 23 (5.60%) Data Integration
12 23 (5.60%) E-Commerce
12 23 (5.60%) ETL
12 23 (5.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (26.03%) Java
2 105 (25.55%) SQL
3 91 (22.14%) Shell Script
4 52 (12.65%) Python
5 37 (9.00%) Perl
6 29 (7.06%) C#
7 27 (6.57%) Korn
8 25 (6.08%) PL/SQL
9 15 (3.65%) Bash Shell
9 15 (3.65%) JavaScript
10 12 (2.92%) C++
11 10 (2.43%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.95%) C
13 6 (1.46%) BeanShell
14 5 (1.22%) VB
15 4 (0.97%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
15 4 (0.97%) Jython
16 3 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (7.79%) Degree
2 26 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.65%) CISSP
4 9 (2.19%) CISM
5 7 (1.70%) CCNA
5 7 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.70%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.22%) LPIC
8 4 (0.97%) EnCE
8 4 (0.97%) GCFA
8 4 (0.97%) GCFE
8 4 (0.97%) GIAC
8 4 (0.97%) GREM
8 4 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.35%) Data Quality
1 22 (5.35%) SLA
2 13 (3.16%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) GDPR
3 3 (0.73%) PMO
3 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 41 (9.98%) Active Directory
1 41 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 14 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (3.16%) Ceph
5 12 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (2.68%) Docker
7 10 (2.43%) PowerHA
7 10 (2.43%) vSphere
8 9 (2.19%) GPFS
9 8 (1.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.97%) XenApp
12 2 (0.49%) LXC
12 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.24%) Cronacle
13 1 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (5.11%) Puppet
2 20 (4.87%) Tivoli
3 16 (3.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (3.16%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.43%) Ansible
5 10 (2.43%) Data Guard
5 10 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (2.43%) WSUS
6 9 (2.19%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (2.19%) SCCM
7 7 (1.70%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.22%) BladeLogic
8 5 (1.22%) EnCase
8 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 5 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (1.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 156 (37.96%) Oracle
2 98 (23.84%) IBM
3 94 (22.87%) Red Hat
4 67 (16.30%) VMware
5 49 (11.92%) HP
5 49 (11.92%) Microsoft
6 38 (9.25%) NetApp
7 29 (7.06%) EMC
8 26 (6.33%) Google
9 21 (5.11%) Sun
10 20 (4.87%) SAP
11 19 (4.62%) Splunk
12 15 (3.65%) Cisco
12 15 (3.65%) Citrix
12 15 (3.65%) ForgeRock
12 15 (3.65%) webMethods
13 11 (2.68%) Symantec
13 11 (2.68%) Veritas
14 9 (2.19%) Sybase
15 7 (1.70%) Temenos