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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 789 762 737
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -25
Permanent jobs citing AWK 90 107 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 91 98
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.80%
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
54043 52763 58561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.66% 53.30% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45801 45863 51586
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -53 59 £51,250 -6.81% 7
South East +9 14 £60,000 +215.78% 1
East of England -9 11 £32,500 -38.09% 1
South West - 5 £43,750 - 2
North West - 4 £28,625 -
North East - 1 £24,000 -
AWK
UK

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 143 (77.72%) Linux
2 128 (69.57%) Perl
3 125 (67.93%) Shell Script
4 118 (64.13%) UNIX
5 104 (56.52%) Bash Shell
6 87 (47.28%) sed
7 83 (45.11%) Oracle
8 74 (40.22%) SQL
9 65 (35.33%) Red Hat
10 64 (34.78%) Korn
11 51 (27.72%) TCP/IP
11 51 (27.72%) Python
12 50 (27.17%) Java
12 50 (27.17%) Windows
13 43 (23.37%) CentOS
14 42 (22.83%) Oracle Database
15 41 (22.28%) Apache
16 38 (20.65%) MySQL
16 38 (20.65%) Finance
17 37 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 35 (19.02%) Degree
19 32 (17.39%) Solaris
19 32 (17.39%) Bourne shell
20 30 (16.30%) Data Guard
20 30 (16.30%) Oracle RMAN
21 28 (15.22%) SUSE
22 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
22 27 (14.67%) SNMP
23 26 (14.13%) Puppet
23 26 (14.13%) DevOps

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 41 (22.28%) Apache
2 25 (13.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (3.80%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.09%) Drupal
5 2 (1.09%) nginx
5 2 (1.09%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) IIS
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.98%) RMDS
2 4 (2.17%) Magento
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (27.72%) TCP/IP
2 27 (14.67%) SNMP
3 19 (10.33%) SAN
4 18 (9.78%) HTTP
4 18 (9.78%) Firewall
5 15 (8.15%) DNS
6 14 (7.61%) Multicast
7 13 (7.07%) tcpdump
8 12 (6.52%) SSH
8 12 (6.52%) Wireshark
9 10 (5.43%) Ethereal
9 10 (5.43%) SMTP
9 10 (5.43%) Ethernet
10 9 (4.89%) LDAP
11 8 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (3.80%) SSL
12 7 (3.80%) LAN
12 7 (3.80%) WAN
13 6 (3.26%) FTP
13 6 (3.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.83%) Oracle Database
2 38 (20.65%) MySQL
3 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.33%) Relational Database
4 18 (9.78%) DB2
5 17 (9.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (8.70%) RDBMS
7 14 (7.61%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (7.61%) Hadoop
7 14 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (7.07%) Big Data
9 12 (6.52%) HBase
10 7 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.72%) Redis
12 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.63%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.63%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (5.98%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.89%) Hudson
3 7 (3.80%) Subversion
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.09%) GCC
4 2 (1.09%) GDB
4 2 (1.09%) Emacs
5 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (20.65%) Finance
2 16 (8.70%) Banking
3 9 (4.89%) Marketing
3 9 (4.89%) Games
4 8 (4.35%) Retail
5 6 (3.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Publishing
6 2 (1.09%) Front Office
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (32.07%) Administrator
2 41 (22.28%) Linux Administrator
3 39 (21.20%) Systems Administrator
4 37 (20.11%) Analyst
5 34 (18.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (10.33%) Support Engineer
6 19 (10.33%) DBA
7 17 (9.24%) Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Support Analyst
8 15 (8.15%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (8.15%) UNIX Administrator
9 13 (7.07%) Programmer
9 13 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Data Analyst
11 10 (5.43%) Customer Support Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Customer Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.41%) J2EE
2 10 (5.43%) SOAP
3 9 (4.89%) XML
4 7 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (3.26%) CSS
6 5 (2.72%) HTML
6 5 (2.72%) .NET
7 4 (2.17%) XSLT
8 3 (1.63%) XSD
9 2 (1.09%) Middleware
9 2 (1.09%) Spring
9 2 (1.09%) RESTful
10 1 (0.54%) HTML5
10 1 (0.54%) CSS3
10 1 (0.54%) Ajax
10 1 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.54%) JSON
10 1 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.54%) Django
10 1 (0.54%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 21 (11.41%) Clustering
3 12 (6.52%) Open Source
4 8 (4.35%) Replication
5 6 (3.26%) Online Games
6 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.17%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.17%) Symmetrix
7 4 (2.17%) VAX
7 4 (2.17%) Celerra
7 4 (2.17%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (2.17%) Informatics
8 3 (1.63%) Equities
8 3 (1.63%) User Experience
8 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.63%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.09%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 143 (77.72%) Linux
2 118 (64.13%) UNIX
3 50 (27.17%) Windows
4 43 (23.37%) CentOS
5 37 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (17.39%) Solaris
7 28 (15.22%) SUSE
8 27 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (13.59%) Ubuntu
10 13 (7.07%) Debian
11 10 (5.43%) Fedora
11 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (3.80%) AIX
13 6 (3.26%) VMS
13 6 (3.26%) Windows 7
13 6 (3.26%) Windows 8
14 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.09%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.13%) DevOps
2 24 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 22 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (11.41%) Capacity Planning
6 19 (10.33%) Performance Management
7 18 (9.78%) Incident Management
8 16 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (8.15%) Problem Management
9 15 (8.15%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (6.52%) Analytics
10 12 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.52%) Project Management
11 10 (5.43%) OO
11 10 (5.43%) Network Architecture
12 9 (4.89%) Software Architecture
12 9 (4.89%) Video Analytics
12 9 (4.89%) ITIL
13 7 (3.80%) ETL
13 7 (3.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 128 (69.57%) Perl
2 125 (67.93%) Shell Script
3 104 (56.52%) Bash Shell
4 87 (47.28%) sed
5 74 (40.22%) SQL
6 64 (34.78%) Korn
7 51 (27.72%) Python
8 50 (27.17%) Java
9 32 (17.39%) Bourne shell
10 19 (10.33%) C
10 19 (10.33%) C#
10 19 (10.33%) C++
11 16 (8.70%) C-shell
12 15 (8.15%) PHP
13 14 (7.61%) Ruby
14 9 (4.89%) VBA
15 4 (2.17%) PL/SQL
15 4 (2.17%) Lua
16 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
17 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (19.02%) Degree
2 17 (9.24%) SC Cleared
2 17 (9.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.72%) Postgraduate
4 4 (2.17%) PhD
5 2 (1.09%) RHCE
5 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (4.35%) QA
3 6 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (16.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (8.15%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (8.15%) Firmware
3 14 (7.61%) KVM
4 11 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (3.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 6 (3.26%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.17%) SRDF
8 3 (1.63%) Cygwin
8 3 (1.63%) Samba
9 2 (1.09%) Veritas File System
9 2 (1.09%) StorNext
9 2 (1.09%) Varnish
10 1 (0.54%) RHEV
10 1 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 30 (16.30%) Data Guard
2 26 (14.13%) Puppet
3 20 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (9.78%) Nagios
5 15 (8.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 15 (8.15%) HP SIM
5 15 (8.15%) Opsview
6 11 (5.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 10 (5.43%) YUM
8 7 (3.80%) Tivoli
8 7 (3.80%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (3.26%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.17%) Zenoss
10 4 (2.17%) CFEngine
10 4 (2.17%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.17%) Salt
11 2 (1.09%) Ansible
12 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 83 (45.11%) Oracle
2 65 (35.33%) Red Hat
3 17 (9.24%) Bloomberg
3 17 (9.24%) VMware
4 14 (7.61%) IBM
5 12 (6.52%) Sun
6 11 (5.98%) JBoss
7 9 (4.89%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.35%) CA
9 7 (3.80%) Veritas
9 7 (3.80%) Ab Initio
10 6 (3.26%) Vertica
10 6 (3.26%) Splunk
10 6 (3.26%) Reuters
10 6 (3.26%) CQG
11 5 (2.72%) SAP
12 4 (2.17%) HP
12 4 (2.17%) EMC
12 4 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (2.17%) Ericsson
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 20% bonus, private health care, 25 d
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago