The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 432 452 430
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing AWK 9 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.021% 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.087% 0.043% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £39,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -5.55%
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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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10396 11513 11204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.46% 49.15% 49.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8922 9904 9800
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 South East

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

AWK Salary Trend in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

AWK Salary Histogram in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Surrey - 9 £39,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (100.00%) Perl
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 10 (71.43%) sed
4 9 (64.29%) Regular Expression
4 9 (64.29%) User Experience
4 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
4 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 9 (64.29%) C
4 9 (64.29%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
5 8 (57.14%) XML
5 8 (57.14%) MySQL
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) Legal
8 3 (21.43%) LAMP
8 3 (21.43%) Korn
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) F5
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
1 1 (7.14%) Firebug
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Support
2 8 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Administrator
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) IT Administrator
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Regular Expression
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Perl
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) sed
4 9 (64.29%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
4 9 (64.29%) C
4 9 (64.29%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) Korn
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu