The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 441 421 430
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing AWK 6 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.025% 0.074% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 16
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12027 11448 12806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.44% 50.12% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10298 10022 11507
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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England

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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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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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £47,000 -1.05%
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) UNIX
2 16 (80.00%) Perl
3 15 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (65.00%) sed
4 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Shell Script
5 11 (55.00%) Debian
6 10 (50.00%) Python
7 9 (45.00%) SAN
7 9 (45.00%) Oracle
7 9 (45.00%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (35.00%) C
8 7 (35.00%) POSIX
8 7 (35.00%) GNU Toolchain
9 6 (30.00%) BitKeeper
9 6 (30.00%) Ruby
9 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (30.00%) IBM
9 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (30.00%) C++
9 6 (30.00%) Solaris
9 6 (30.00%) Data Management
10 5 (25.00%) Clustering
10 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (25.00%) Korn
11 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (15.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) OLTP
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) VLDB
4 1 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) GNU Toolchain
2 6 (30.00%) BitKeeper
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 8 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) Sybase DBA
7 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.00%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) POSIX
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (15.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (15.00%) HACMP
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) UNIX
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Debian
4 6 (30.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) SUSE
6 3 (15.00%) AIX
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Data Management
3 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) RUP
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Perl
2 15 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (65.00%) sed
3 13 (65.00%) Shell Script
4 10 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) C
6 6 (30.00%) Ruby
6 6 (30.00%) C++
7 5 (25.00%) Korn
8 2 (10.00%) Bourne shell
9 1 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (15.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (10.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Hitachi
3 4 (20.00%) Veritas
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR