The first table below looks at the demand for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 330 309 323
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing AWK 2 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.051% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.094% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 13
Average salary £75,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6700 6402 7385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.93% 54.43% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5794 5683 6920
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
AWK
London

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AWK across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AWK
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWK across the City of London region.

AWK Salary Trend in the City of London

AWK
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

AWK Salary Histogram in the City of London

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AWK also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AWK.

1 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
3 8 (72.73%) sed
4 7 (63.64%) NAS
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) CentOS
4 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) JBoss
4 7 (63.64%) HTTP
4 7 (63.64%) IBM
4 7 (63.64%) EMC
4 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 7 (63.64%) Tivoli
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) Samba
5 6 (54.55%) Nagios
5 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 6 (54.55%) X-Windows
5 6 (54.55%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) SLA
5 6 (54.55%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) J2EE

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AWK also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AWK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) NAS
1 7 (63.64%) HTTP
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) BIG-IP
2 6 (54.55%) MRTG
2 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) IPv6
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) Intranet
5 1 (9.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Trac
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Support
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Support
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) X-Windows
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) STL
2 1 (9.09%) POSIX
2 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
2 1 (9.09%) OSGi
2 1 (9.09%) Pthreads
2 1 (9.09%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) iSeries
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) CentOS
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) sed
3 7 (63.64%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Tcl
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Samba
2 6 (54.55%) Sendmail
2 6 (54.55%) Xen
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Server
2 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) KVM
3 1 (9.09%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli
2 6 (54.55%) Nagios
2 6 (54.55%) YUM
2 6 (54.55%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) JBoss
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
1 7 (63.64%) EMC
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Hitachi
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade