Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM AIX
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 313 272
Rank change year-on-year +4 -41 -8
Permanent jobs citing AIX 17 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.83% 1.29% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 42
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +19.32%
10th Percentile £37,000 £43,750 £36,600
90th Percentile £61,500 £53,142 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2057 2322 2218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.41% 20.12% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1808 1932 1930
West Midlands median annual salary £35,785 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,813 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

AIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing AIX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AIX in the West Midlands

AIX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AIX in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for AIX in the West Midlands

AIX
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AIX in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for AIX in the West Midlands

AIX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AIX within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +15 16 £52,500 - 1
Shropshire -19 1 £74,000 +48.00%
AIX
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing AIX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for AIX.

1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Red Hat
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) Unix
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) SLA
7 7 (41.18%) SOA
7 7 (41.18%) SAN
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
8 6 (35.29%) Solaris
8 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
11 3 (17.65%) Apache
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 3 (17.65%) NetApp
11 3 (17.65%) Data Guard
11 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
12 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (11.76%) Coaching
12 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database

AIX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (17.65%) Apache
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Support Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Unix Specialist
1 6 (35.29%) Unix Support
1 6 (35.29%) Unix Support Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) DBA
2 3 (17.65%) SAN Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) SOA Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Unix
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) SOA
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) OCP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Netcool
3 1 (5.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Red Hat
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow