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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 429 444 420
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing AWK 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.040% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.085% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +123.68%
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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
10156 10615 10375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.74% 47.68% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8771 8980 9109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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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 28 August 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 28 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
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +9 2 £52,500 - 1
Surrey +4 2 £57,500 -4.16%
Hampshire +4 1 £70,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (100.00%) Perl
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) UNIX
4 12 (70.59%) SAN
5 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
5 11 (64.71%) Python
6 10 (58.82%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
7 8 (47.06%) Solaris
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle
8 7 (41.18%) Nagios
8 7 (41.18%) Debian
8 7 (41.18%) CentOS
9 6 (35.29%) PHP
9 6 (35.29%) sed
10 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
10 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (29.41%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) MySQL
10 5 (29.41%) Windows
10 5 (29.41%) DNS
10 5 (29.41%) Apache
10 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (29.41%) Drupal
11 4 (23.53%) SUSE
11 4 (23.53%) Samba
11 4 (23.53%) Clustering
11 4 (23.53%) NetBackup

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
1 5 (29.41%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) SNMP
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) OLTP
3 1 (5.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) Firebug
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (52.94%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Operations Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Solaris
4 7 (41.18%) Debian
4 7 (41.18%) CentOS
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) SUSE
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
4 6 (35.29%) sed
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Korn
7 2 (11.76%) Java
8 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.88%) C
8 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Samba
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (17.65%) NFS
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Nagios
2 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (23.53%) Data Guard
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (17.65%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) EMC
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) BMC
5 3 (17.65%) CommVault
5 3 (17.65%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) Brocade
5 3 (17.65%) Fujitsu
6 2 (11.76%) Sun
6 2 (11.76%) Veritas
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) F5
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