The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 798 741 741
Rank change year-on-year
-57 0
Permanent jobs citing AWK 82 105 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 55 91 98
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £36,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
AWK
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53619 53134 60037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.94% 53.20% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45378 46146 53096
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in England

AWK
Salary Trend in England

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

AWK Salary Trend in England

AWK
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

AWK Salary Histogram in England

AWK
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
London -43 52 £47,500 -17.39% 6
East of England -10 12 £32,500 -35.00% 2
South East +2 10 £60,000 +233.33% 3
South West - 4 £50,000 -
North West - 4 £28,625 -
North East - 3 £24,000 -
AWK
UK

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 141 (79.21%) Linux
2 127 (71.35%) Perl
3 120 (67.42%) Shell Script
4 106 (59.55%) UNIX
5 102 (57.30%) Bash Shell
6 81 (45.51%) sed
7 78 (43.82%) Oracle
8 75 (42.13%) SQL
9 70 (39.33%) Red Hat
10 65 (36.52%) Korn
11 54 (30.34%) Java
12 53 (29.78%) Python
13 49 (27.53%) Windows
14 46 (25.84%) TCP/IP
15 43 (24.16%) CentOS
16 42 (23.60%) Finance
17 39 (21.91%) Oracle Database
18 37 (20.79%) Apache
19 36 (20.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (18.54%) MySQL
21 32 (17.98%) Degree
22 31 (17.42%) Bourne shell
23 30 (16.85%) Oracle RMAN
23 30 (16.85%) Data Guard
24 29 (16.29%) Solaris
25 28 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
26 27 (15.17%) SUSE
27 26 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
27 26 (14.61%) DevOps
28 24 (13.48%) Firewall

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 37 (20.79%) Apache
2 20 (11.24%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (3.37%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.12%) IIS
5 2 (1.12%) Drupal
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Oracle CRM
1 8 (4.49%) Magento
2 7 (3.93%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (25.84%) TCP/IP
2 24 (13.48%) Firewall
3 23 (12.92%) SNMP
4 20 (11.24%) SAN
5 18 (10.11%) HTTP
6 14 (7.87%) DNS
7 12 (6.74%) SSH
8 11 (6.18%) tcpdump
8 11 (6.18%) SMTP
9 10 (5.62%) Ethernet
9 10 (5.62%) LDAP
9 10 (5.62%) Multicast
9 10 (5.62%) Ethereal
9 10 (5.62%) Wireshark
10 8 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.49%) SSL
11 7 (3.93%) LAN
11 7 (3.93%) WAN
12 6 (3.37%) FTP
12 6 (3.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.91%) Oracle Database
2 33 (18.54%) MySQL
3 18 (10.11%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.99%) DB2
4 16 (8.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (8.99%) Hadoop
5 15 (8.43%) RDBMS
5 15 (8.43%) Big Data
6 14 (7.87%) SQL Server
6 14 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (7.30%) Oracle9i Database
8 10 (5.62%) HBase
9 6 (3.37%) Redis
9 6 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.37%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.12%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (5.06%) Hudson
1 9 (5.06%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.93%) Subversion
3 2 (1.12%) Emacs
3 2 (1.12%) GCC
3 2 (1.12%) GDB
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (23.60%) Finance
2 14 (7.87%) Banking
3 13 (7.30%) Marketing
4 11 (6.18%) Games
5 8 (4.49%) Retail
6 4 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Front Office
7 2 (1.12%) Electronics
7 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (33.71%) Administrator
2 44 (24.72%) Linux Administrator
3 38 (21.35%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (18.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 30 (16.85%) Analyst
6 19 (10.67%) Developer
7 18 (10.11%) DBA
7 18 (10.11%) Support Engineer
8 16 (8.99%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (7.87%) UNIX Administrator
10 13 (7.30%) Programmer
10 13 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (6.18%) Support Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) Customer Engineer
12 10 (5.62%) Customer Support Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 7 (3.93%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.24%) J2EE
2 11 (6.18%) SOAP
3 9 (5.06%) XML
3 9 (5.06%) .NET
4 6 (3.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (3.37%) CSS
5 5 (2.81%) HTML
6 4 (2.25%) XSLT
7 3 (1.69%) XSD
8 2 (1.12%) Middleware
9 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.56%) Spring
9 1 (0.56%) Ajax
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.56%) JSON
9 1 (0.56%) Django
9 1 (0.56%) Mason
9 1 (0.56%) Pthreads
9 1 (0.56%) HTML5
9 1 (0.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.36%) Clustering
1 22 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.99%) Firmware
3 14 (7.87%) Open Source
4 7 (3.93%) Online Games
5 6 (3.37%) Replication
6 5 (2.81%) CLARiiON
6 5 (2.81%) Informatics
7 4 (2.25%) Celerra
7 4 (2.25%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (2.25%) Symmetrix
7 4 (2.25%) VAX
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.12%) Equities
9 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.12%) Physics
9 2 (1.12%) Social Gaming
9 2 (1.12%) Statistics
9 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 141 (79.21%) Linux
2 106 (59.55%) UNIX
3 49 (27.53%) Windows
4 43 (24.16%) CentOS
5 36 (20.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (16.29%) Solaris
7 27 (15.17%) SUSE
8 26 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (13.48%) Ubuntu
10 12 (6.74%) Debian
11 10 (5.62%) Fedora
11 10 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (4.49%) Apple iOS
13 7 (3.93%) AIX
14 6 (3.37%) VMS
14 6 (3.37%) Windows 8
14 6 (3.37%) Windows 7
15 2 (1.12%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (14.61%) DevOps
3 23 (12.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
5 19 (10.67%) Incident Management
6 16 (8.99%) OO
6 16 (8.99%) Configuration Management
6 16 (8.99%) Problem Management
6 16 (8.99%) Performance Management
6 16 (8.99%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.87%) Analytics
9 10 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (5.62%) Network Architecture
10 9 (5.06%) Software Architecture
10 9 (5.06%) Video Analytics
11 8 (4.49%) ITIL
11 8 (4.49%) CRM
11 8 (4.49%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 127 (71.35%) Perl
2 120 (67.42%) Shell Script
3 102 (57.30%) Bash Shell
4 81 (45.51%) sed
5 75 (42.13%) SQL
6 65 (36.52%) Korn
7 54 (30.34%) Java
8 53 (29.78%) Python
9 31 (17.42%) Bourne shell
10 20 (11.24%) C++
10 20 (11.24%) PHP
11 19 (10.67%) C
11 19 (10.67%) C#
12 15 (8.43%) C-shell
13 11 (6.18%) Ruby
14 9 (5.06%) VBA
15 4 (2.25%) Lua
16 2 (1.12%) Scala
16 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
16 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (17.98%) Degree
2 16 (8.99%) SC Cleared
2 16 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.81%) Postgraduate
3 5 (2.81%) PhD
4 3 (1.69%) RHCE
5 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.93%) QA
3 6 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (16.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (7.30%) KVM
4 10 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 4 (2.25%) SRDF
7 4 (2.25%) Samba
8 3 (1.69%) Cygwin
8 3 (1.69%) StorNext
9 2 (1.12%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 30 (16.85%) Data Guard
2 23 (12.92%) Puppet
3 19 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (8.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 16 (8.99%) HP SIM
5 15 (8.43%) Opsview
6 14 (7.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (7.87%) Nagios
7 12 (6.74%) Red Hat Satellite
8 10 (5.62%) YUM
9 6 (3.37%) NetBackup
9 6 (3.37%) Tivoli
10 5 (2.81%) CFEngine
11 4 (2.25%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.25%) Zenoss
11 4 (2.25%) Salt
12 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 78 (43.82%) Oracle
2 70 (39.33%) Red Hat
3 17 (9.55%) VMware
4 14 (7.87%) IBM
5 13 (7.30%) Bloomberg
6 12 (6.74%) Sun
7 11 (6.18%) JBoss
8 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
9 9 (5.06%) SAP
10 8 (4.49%) CA
10 8 (4.49%) JD Edwards
10 8 (4.49%) Vertica
11 7 (3.93%) Veritas
12 6 (3.37%) Reuters
12 6 (3.37%) CQG
12 6 (3.37%) Ab Initio
13 5 (2.81%) Brocade
13 5 (2.81%) EMC
14 4 (2.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 4 (2.25%) Ericsson
Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago