The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 239 245 268
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing AWK 20 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.014% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.025% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 6
Average salary £50,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 - £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £19,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+123.68% -49.33%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4002 4069 5272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.43% 56.87% 58.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3369 3639 4569
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

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

AWK Salary Trend in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

AWK Salary Histogram in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 13 £50,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Essex +8 1 £52,500 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 42 (97.67%) Perl
2 37 (86.05%) Shell Script
3 33 (76.74%) Korn
4 30 (69.77%) Linux
5 28 (65.12%) Oracle
5 28 (65.12%) Bash Shell
5 28 (65.12%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (55.81%) Solaris
7 22 (51.16%) UNIX
8 20 (46.51%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (41.86%) Oracle Database
10 16 (37.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (37.21%) Finance
11 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
11 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
12 14 (32.56%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (32.56%) Data Guard
12 14 (32.56%) Marketing
12 14 (32.56%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (32.56%) OO
12 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
12 14 (32.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 13 (30.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 13 (30.23%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (30.23%) C-shell
14 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Satellite
14 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 12 (27.91%) Firewall
14 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
15 11 (25.58%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle CRM
1 9 (20.93%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) SAN
3 3 (6.98%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle Database
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
3 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
4 13 (30.23%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.65%) MySQL
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Administrator
2 12 (27.91%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) UNIX Administrator
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (13.95%) Capacity Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (9.30%) Backup Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.33%) Architect
8 1 (2.33%) DBA
8 1 (2.33%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Informatics
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.63%) Open Source
2 4 (9.30%) CLARiiON
2 4 (9.30%) Symmetrix
2 4 (9.30%) Celerra
2 4 (9.30%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) Solaris
3 22 (51.16%) UNIX
4 9 (20.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 4 (9.30%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (46.51%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (32.56%) OO
3 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.93%) CRM
4 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.28%) Operations Management
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (11.63%) Hidden Markov Model
7 5 (11.63%) OOD
7 5 (11.63%) Bioinformatics
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
9 2 (4.65%) Product Management
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) Perl
2 37 (86.05%) Shell Script
3 33 (76.74%) Korn
4 28 (65.12%) Bash Shell
5 13 (30.23%) C-shell
6 11 (25.58%) SQL
7 10 (23.26%) PHP
7 10 (23.26%) Java
8 6 (13.95%) VBA
8 6 (13.95%) Python
9 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
10 1 (2.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) PhD
2 2 (4.65%) RHCE
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (11.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (9.30%) SRDF
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.33%) Samba
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) Data Guard
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Oracle
2 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (20.93%) JD Edwards
3 9 (20.93%) SAP
4 7 (16.28%) Sun
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.95%) VMware
6 5 (11.63%) Veritas
7 4 (9.30%) Symantec
7 4 (9.30%) Brocade
7 4 (9.30%) EMC
7 4 (9.30%) NetApp
7 4 (9.30%) StorageTek
8 3 (6.98%) HP
9 2 (4.65%) JBoss
9 2 (4.65%) BEA
9 2 (4.65%) Splunk
10 1 (2.33%) VocaLink
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago