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 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 792 760 754
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs citing AWK 96 93 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 82 104
Average salary £46,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.13% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £19,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+123.68% -49.33%
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
55643 52741 59872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.20% 52.99% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47104 45701 52932
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 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
London -26 57 £46,500 -19.13% 4
East of England +6 20 £50,500 - 1
South East -17 9 £60,000 +233.33% 3
North East - 5 £24,000 -
North West - 4 £28,625 -
South West - 4 £50,000 -
AWK
UK

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 137 (80.12%) Linux
2 122 (71.35%) Perl
3 115 (67.25%) Shell Script
4 101 (59.06%) Bash Shell
5 99 (57.89%) UNIX
6 78 (45.61%) sed
7 75 (43.86%) Oracle
8 72 (42.11%) SQL
9 71 (41.52%) Red Hat
10 64 (37.43%) Korn
11 56 (32.75%) Java
12 55 (32.16%) Python
13 46 (26.90%) Windows
14 44 (25.73%) CentOS
15 42 (24.56%) TCP/IP
16 40 (23.39%) Finance
17 37 (21.64%) Oracle Database
18 36 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 35 (20.47%) Apache
20 32 (18.71%) MySQL
21 29 (16.96%) Solaris
21 29 (16.96%) Performance Tuning
22 28 (16.37%) Data Guard
22 28 (16.37%) Bourne shell
22 28 (16.37%) Oracle RMAN
22 28 (16.37%) Degree
23 27 (15.79%) DevOps
24 26 (15.20%) Firewall
25 24 (14.04%) SUSE
26 23 (13.45%) Ubuntu

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (20.47%) Apache
2 19 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (2.34%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.75%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.17%) IIS
5 2 (1.17%) Drupal
6 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Oracle CRM
1 9 (5.26%) Magento
2 5 (2.92%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.56%) TCP/IP
2 26 (15.20%) Firewall
3 21 (12.28%) SAN
4 19 (11.11%) SNMP
5 17 (9.94%) HTTP
6 14 (8.19%) DNS
7 12 (7.02%) SMTP
7 12 (7.02%) SSH
8 11 (6.43%) tcpdump
8 11 (6.43%) LDAP
9 10 (5.85%) Ethernet
9 10 (5.85%) Ethereal
9 10 (5.85%) Wireshark
10 9 (5.26%) SSL
11 8 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (3.51%) Multicast
12 6 (3.51%) FTP
12 6 (3.51%) LAN
12 6 (3.51%) WAN
13 5 (2.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.64%) Oracle Database
2 32 (18.71%) MySQL
3 18 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (9.36%) Hadoop
5 15 (8.77%) RDBMS
5 15 (8.77%) Big Data
6 14 (8.19%) DB2
6 14 (8.19%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (7.60%) Oracle9i Database
7 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
8 9 (5.26%) HBase
9 6 (3.51%) Redis
9 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.17%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Hudson
1 9 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.09%) Subversion
3 2 (1.17%) Emacs
3 2 (1.17%) GCC
3 2 (1.17%) GDB
4 1 (0.58%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
General
1 40 (23.39%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Marketing
3 12 (7.02%) Games
4 11 (6.43%) Banking
5 8 (4.68%) Retail
6 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Electronics
6 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (36.26%) Administrator
2 45 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
3 39 (22.81%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (19.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 28 (16.37%) Analyst
6 19 (11.11%) Developer
7 17 (9.94%) Support Engineer
8 15 (8.77%) DBA
9 14 (8.19%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (8.19%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (7.60%) UNIX Administrator
10 13 (7.60%) Programmer
11 10 (5.85%) Support Analyst
11 10 (5.85%) Customer Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) Customer Support Engineer
12 9 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 9 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 9 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (4.09%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.53%) J2EE
2 11 (6.43%) SOAP
3 10 (5.85%) .NET
4 9 (5.26%) XML
5 6 (3.51%) HTML
5 6 (3.51%) CSS
6 4 (2.34%) XSLT
6 4 (2.34%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.75%) XSD
8 2 (1.17%) Middleware
8 2 (1.17%) POSIX
9 1 (0.58%) CGI
9 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.58%) Spring
9 1 (0.58%) Ajax
9 1 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.58%) JSON
9 1 (0.58%) Django
9 1 (0.58%) Mason
9 1 (0.58%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.28%) Clustering
3 14 (8.19%) Firmware
3 14 (8.19%) Open Source
4 8 (4.68%) Online Games
5 5 (2.92%) Informatics
5 5 (2.92%) Replication
5 5 (2.92%) CLARiiON
6 4 (2.34%) Symmetrix
6 4 (2.34%) Celerra
6 4 (2.34%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.75%) VAX
8 2 (1.17%) Statistics
8 2 (1.17%) Physics
8 2 (1.17%) Social Gaming
9 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.58%) LPAR
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 137 (80.12%) Linux
2 99 (57.89%) UNIX
3 46 (26.90%) Windows
4 44 (25.73%) CentOS
5 36 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (16.96%) Solaris
7 24 (14.04%) SUSE
8 23 (13.45%) Ubuntu
8 23 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (7.02%) Debian
10 10 (5.85%) Fedora
11 9 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (5.26%) Apple iOS
12 8 (4.68%) AIX
13 5 (2.92%) VMS
13 5 (2.92%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.92%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.17%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.96%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (15.79%) DevOps
3 22 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (11.70%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (9.94%) Incident Management
5 17 (9.94%) OO
6 15 (8.77%) Configuration Management
7 14 (8.19%) Problem Management
7 14 (8.19%) Performance Management
7 14 (8.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (8.19%) Analytics
8 10 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (5.85%) Network Architecture
9 9 (5.26%) Software Architecture
9 9 (5.26%) Video Analytics
9 9 (5.26%) CRM
9 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.68%) B2B
11 7 (4.09%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 122 (71.35%) Perl
2 115 (67.25%) Shell Script
3 101 (59.06%) Bash Shell
4 78 (45.61%) sed
5 72 (42.11%) SQL
6 64 (37.43%) Korn
7 56 (32.75%) Java
8 55 (32.16%) Python
9 28 (16.37%) Bourne shell
10 22 (12.87%) PHP
11 20 (11.70%) C
11 20 (11.70%) C++
12 19 (11.11%) C#
13 15 (8.77%) C-shell
14 11 (6.43%) Ruby
15 9 (5.26%) VBA
16 4 (2.34%) Lua
17 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
18 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
18 2 (1.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (16.37%) Degree
2 14 (8.19%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.19%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.92%) Postgraduate
3 5 (2.92%) PhD
4 3 (1.75%) RHCE
5 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (4.09%) QA
2 7 (4.09%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (16.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (8.19%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (8.19%) KVM
3 11 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (2.92%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.34%) Samba
6 4 (2.34%) SRDF
6 4 (2.34%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (1.75%) Cygwin
7 3 (1.75%) StorNext
8 2 (1.17%) Veritas File System
8 2 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.58%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.58%) RHEV
9 1 (0.58%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 28 (16.37%) Data Guard
2 23 (13.45%) Puppet
3 19 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (9.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 15 (8.77%) Opsview
6 14 (8.19%) HP SIM
6 14 (8.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (8.19%) Nagios
7 13 (7.60%) Red Hat Satellite
8 10 (5.85%) YUM
9 6 (3.51%) NetBackup
10 5 (2.92%) CFEngine
11 4 (2.34%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.34%) Tivoli
11 4 (2.34%) Zenoss
11 4 (2.34%) Salt
12 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 75 (43.86%) Oracle
2 71 (41.52%) Red Hat
3 18 (10.53%) VMware
4 13 (7.60%) IBM
5 12 (7.02%) Sun
6 11 (6.43%) JBoss
7 10 (5.85%) SAP
7 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
7 10 (5.85%) Bloomberg
8 9 (5.26%) JD Edwards
9 8 (4.68%) Vertica
9 8 (4.68%) CA
10 7 (4.09%) Veritas
11 6 (3.51%) EMC
12 5 (2.92%) Brocade
12 5 (2.92%) Reuters
12 5 (2.92%) Symantec
12 5 (2.92%) CQG
13 4 (2.34%) Ab Initio
13 4 (2.34%) Huawei
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