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

IBM AIX
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 759 794 670
Rank change year-on-year +35 -124 -84
Permanent jobs citing AIX 455 401 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 0.96% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 339 303 526
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £30,638
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +19.05% -6.15% -0.56%

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 41,887 41,575 53,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.62% 24.17% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34,220 35,025 45,092
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 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 19 April 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 +46 401 £52,500 +10.53% 32
UK excluding London +12 359 £50,000 +19.05% 34
South East -34 119 £70,000 +70.73% 9
North of England +30 94 £47,500 +5.56% 7
London +25 88 £57,500 -4.17% 4
North West -16 57 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Midlands +19 47 £45,000 +18.42% 3
Scotland -6 47 £43,000 -2.27% 5
Yorkshire +45 37 £45,000 -30.77% 3
East of England -4 28 £58,750 +21.13% 1
East Midlands +20 26 £45,000 +18.42% 1
West Midlands -10 21 £52,500 +75.00% 2
South West -22 20 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Wales -2 3 £31,100 -13.89% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 316 (69.45%) Linux
2 254 (55.82%) Unix
3 205 (45.05%) Oracle
4 191 (41.98%) Windows
5 179 (39.34%) Solaris
6 165 (36.26%) Java
7 124 (27.25%) HPUX
8 118 (25.93%) IBM
9 114 (25.05%) Project Management
10 113 (24.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 113 (24.84%) Problem-Solving
11 111 (24.40%) Finance
12 105 (23.08%) Red Hat
13 103 (22.64%) SQL
14 90 (19.78%) Data Management
15 89 (19.56%) Shell Script
16 76 (16.70%) ETL
16 76 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
17 72 (15.82%) SAN
17 72 (15.82%) VMware
18 69 (15.16%) WebSphere
18 69 (15.16%) Self-Motivation
19 68 (14.95%) SQL Server
20 66 (14.51%) Firewall
21 62 (13.63%) XML
22 60 (13.19%) ITIL
23 58 (12.75%) Tomcat
23 58 (12.75%) Perl
23 58 (12.75%) HP
23 58 (12.75%) webMethods

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 69 (15.16%) WebSphere
2 58 (12.75%) Tomcat
3 51 (11.21%) WebLogic
4 42 (9.23%) Apache
5 34 (7.47%) SAS
6 26 (5.71%) JBoss
7 24 (5.27%) IIS
8 20 (4.40%) MQSeries
9 16 (3.52%) OpenStack
10 15 (3.30%) iPlanet
10 15 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (2.64%) Oracle Application Server
12 8 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.10%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.88%) Confluence
14 4 (0.88%) WebSphere Portal
15 3 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.66%) CloudStack
15 3 (0.66%) Jetty
15 3 (0.66%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (6.15%) BusinessWare
2 12 (2.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.88%) Maximo
5 3 (0.66%) BASE24
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.44%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.22%) Actimize
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.22%) FastStats
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.62%) SaaS
3 19 (4.18%) IaaS
3 19 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.52%) PaaS
5 5 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.88%) IBM PureFlex
6 4 (0.88%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (15.82%) SAN
2 66 (14.51%) Firewall
3 54 (11.87%) TCP/IP
4 36 (7.91%) NAS
5 21 (4.62%) Network Security
6 19 (4.18%) WAN
7 18 (3.96%) Internet
8 17 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (3.08%) LAN
10 13 (2.86%) SSL
10 13 (2.86%) VPN
11 11 (2.42%) iSCSI
12 10 (2.20%) DNS
13 8 (1.76%) HTTP
14 7 (1.54%) NetScaler
15 6 (1.32%) SMS
16 5 (1.10%) SSH
17 4 (0.88%) Ethernet
17 4 (0.88%) HTTPS
17 4 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.21%) Oracle Database
3 39 (8.57%) DB2
4 32 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 28 (6.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 27 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (5.49%) MySQL
8 24 (5.27%) Relational Database
9 23 (5.05%) Big Data
10 18 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (3.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (3.08%) Base SAS
12 14 (3.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 13 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
14 10 (2.20%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.98%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (5.27%) ProC
2 17 (3.74%) Ant
3 16 (3.52%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.86%) JIRA
4 13 (2.86%) PVCS
5 7 (1.54%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.32%) PowerBuilder
6 6 (1.32%) Subversion
6 6 (1.32%) Toad
7 5 (1.10%) CA Release Automation
8 4 (0.88%) CppUnit
9 2 (0.44%) ERwin
9 2 (0.44%) Hudson
9 2 (0.44%) JMeter
9 2 (0.44%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.44%) Selenium
9 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 111 (24.40%) Finance
2 51 (11.21%) Banking
3 41 (9.01%) Retail
4 19 (4.18%) Advertising
5 17 (3.74%) French Language
6 14 (3.08%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.20%) Law
8 6 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.10%) German Language
10 3 (0.66%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Marketing
12 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (21.98%) Developer
2 63 (13.85%) Support Engineer
3 57 (12.53%) Administrator
4 54 (11.87%) Analyst
5 48 (10.55%) Java Developer
6 43 (9.45%) Team Leader
7 41 (9.01%) Architect
8 36 (7.91%) Consultant
8 36 (7.91%) Java Team Leader
8 36 (7.91%) Systems Administrator
9 31 (6.81%) Applications Support
9 31 (6.81%) Support Analyst
10 30 (6.59%) Unix Administrator
11 28 (6.15%) Lead Developer
11 28 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
11 28 (6.15%) webMethods Developer
12 25 (5.49%) Java Engineer
12 25 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
12 25 (5.49%) Unix Engineer
13 24 (5.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (13.63%) XML
2 56 (12.31%) Middleware
3 46 (10.11%) J2EE
4 45 (9.89%) HTML
5 38 (8.35%) JSP
6 29 (6.37%) Web Services
7 27 (5.93%) .NET
8 19 (4.18%) Java EE
8 19 (4.18%) LDAP
9 16 (3.52%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (2.86%) JSON
11 12 (2.64%) SOAP
12 9 (1.98%) Regular Expression
13 7 (1.54%) JDBC
14 6 (1.32%) jQuery
14 6 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (1.32%) REST
14 6 (1.32%) XSD
15 5 (1.10%) SPML
15 5 (1.10%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.16%) Self-Motivation
2 45 (9.89%) Data Centre
3 40 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (6.15%) Management Information System
6 24 (5.27%) Clustering
7 21 (4.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 20 (4.40%) DataPower
9 18 (3.96%) Credit Risk
9 18 (3.96%) Market Risk
10 17 (3.74%) AS400
11 12 (2.64%) Computer Science
11 12 (2.64%) Replication
12 9 (1.98%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.76%) HACMP
14 7 (1.54%) LPAR
14 7 (1.54%) Public Cloud
15 6 (1.32%) EMC VNX
15 6 (1.32%) Fintech
15 6 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 316 (69.45%) Linux
2 254 (55.82%) Unix
3 191 (41.98%) Windows
4 179 (39.34%) Solaris
5 124 (27.25%) HPUX
6 113 (24.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (10.77%) Windows Server
8 27 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (5.27%) CentOS
10 22 (4.84%) Debian
11 19 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (3.30%) Ubuntu
13 14 (3.08%) SUSE
14 12 (2.64%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.54%) CoreOS
16 6 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (1.32%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.88%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (25.05%) Project Management
2 113 (24.84%) Problem-Solving
3 90 (19.78%) Data Management
4 76 (16.70%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (16.70%) ETL
5 60 (13.19%) ITIL
6 56 (12.31%) Data Mapping
7 44 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (8.57%) High Availability
9 38 (8.35%) Migration
10 33 (7.25%) DevOps
11 32 (7.03%) Software Engineering
12 30 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (6.59%) SDLC
13 28 (6.15%) Information Security
13 28 (6.15%) Waterfall
14 27 (5.93%) ITSM
15 26 (5.71%) SOA
15 26 (5.71%) TOGAF
16 25 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 165 (36.26%) Java
2 103 (22.64%) SQL
3 89 (19.56%) Shell Script
4 58 (12.75%) Perl
5 57 (12.53%) Python
6 31 (6.81%) Bash Shell
7 29 (6.37%) PL/SQL
8 28 (6.15%) JavaScript
9 26 (5.71%) C
10 19 (4.18%) C#
11 18 (3.96%) C++
12 17 (3.74%) Korn
13 15 (3.30%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.20%) Ruby
15 4 (0.88%) VB
16 3 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.44%) BeanShell
17 2 (0.44%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.44%) C-shell
17 2 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (5.49%) Degree
2 21 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (3.52%) CCNA
4 15 (3.30%) CISSP
5 13 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (2.42%) CISM
7 7 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.54%) RHCE
8 3 (0.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.66%) CCSP
8 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.66%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.44%) CCNP
9 2 (0.44%) IBM AIX Certification
9 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.44%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.15%) SLA
2 20 (4.40%) QA
3 18 (3.96%) Data Quality
4 12 (2.64%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.66%) GPG13
7 2 (0.44%) COBIT
7 2 (0.44%) IFRS
7 2 (0.44%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.44%) SEPA
7 2 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.22%) GDPR
8 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.64%) Ceph
5 12 (2.64%) KVM
5 12 (2.64%) NFS
5 12 (2.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 10 (2.20%) Docker
6 10 (2.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 8 (1.76%) vSphere
8 7 (1.54%) PowerHA
9 6 (1.32%) Firmware
10 5 (1.10%) Cronacle
10 5 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.10%) XenApp
11 4 (0.88%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 3 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (9.01%) Tivoli
2 39 (8.57%) Puppet
3 34 (7.47%) Ansible
4 22 (4.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 20 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (1.98%) Netcool
8 8 (1.76%) BladeLogic
8 8 (1.76%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.54%) Data Guard
9 7 (1.54%) Kubernetes
9 7 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (1.32%) IBM BigFix
10 6 (1.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 6 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (1.32%) SCCM
10 6 (1.32%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
11 5 (1.10%) Cobbler
11 5 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 205 (45.05%) Oracle
2 118 (25.93%) IBM
3 105 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 72 (15.82%) VMware
5 58 (12.75%) HP
5 58 (12.75%) webMethods
6 55 (12.09%) Microsoft
7 31 (6.81%) NetApp
8 28 (6.15%) Ab Initio
8 28 (6.15%) Cisco
8 28 (6.15%) EMC
8 28 (6.15%) Vitria
9 22 (4.84%) Sun
10 18 (3.96%) ServiceNow
11 17 (3.74%) Veritas
12 16 (3.52%) Hitachi
12 16 (3.52%) Hortonworks
13 14 (3.08%) Citrix
13 14 (3.08%) Splunk
13 14 (3.08%) Sybase