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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 223 244 247
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing AWK 32 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.26% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.51% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +123.68%
AWK
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
3835 3954 4063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.61% 51.48% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3379 3327 3635
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

AWK
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

AWK
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

AWK
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 31 August 2015. 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 +29 30 £45,000 -10.89%
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
AWK
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Perl
2 36 (94.74%) Oracle
2 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 36 (94.74%) Performance Tuning
3 35 (92.11%) Bash Shell
3 35 (92.11%) Oracle Database
4 33 (86.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 33 (86.84%) Data Guard
4 33 (86.84%) Solaris
4 33 (86.84%) UNIX
4 33 (86.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 33 (86.84%) Oracle RAC
5 32 (84.21%) Capacity Planning
6 29 (76.32%) C-shell
6 29 (76.32%) Korn
6 29 (76.32%) Configuration Management
6 29 (76.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 29 (76.32%) Shell Script
6 29 (76.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (47.37%) Finance
7 18 (47.37%) Banking
7 18 (47.37%) Degree
7 18 (47.37%) Oracle Application Server
7 18 (47.37%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
8 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
8 11 (28.95%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (15.79%) Python
10 5 (13.16%) Java
10 5 (13.16%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 18 (47.37%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) Drupal
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (92.11%) Oracle Database
2 33 (86.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle9i Database
3 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
3 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
1 3 (7.89%) JMeter
2 2 (5.26%) Firebug
2 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
1 18 (47.37%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) UNIX Administrator
1 33 (86.84%) Administrator
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris Administrator
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Trainee
4 2 (5.26%) Graduate
4 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 33 (86.84%) UNIX
2 33 (86.84%) Solaris
3 4 (10.53%) SUSE
3 4 (10.53%) Debian
4 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (84.21%) Capacity Planning
3 29 (76.32%) Configuration Management
4 18 (47.37%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Perl
2 35 (92.11%) Bash Shell
3 29 (76.32%) C-shell
3 29 (76.32%) Shell Script
3 29 (76.32%) Korn
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) sed
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Tcl
6 2 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (76.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (86.84%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (86.84%) Oracle RMAN
1 33 (86.84%) Data Guard
2 29 (76.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Sun
4 2 (5.26%) Google