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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 427 427 435
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWK 18 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.032% 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.064% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 12
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% -15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £41,850 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £44,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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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
10282 10974 12109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.19% 49.73% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8733 9448 10926
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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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 November 2014.

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 November 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
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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
Berkshire +12 8 £37,500 -13.29%
Surrey - 5 £51,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £51,750 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (88.89%) UNIX
2 22 (81.48%) Oracle
3 21 (77.78%) sed
4 18 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 15 (55.56%) Korn
6 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 12 (44.44%) Linux
7 11 (40.74%) Perl
8 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
9 9 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 9 (33.33%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) DB2
9 9 (33.33%) Apache
9 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 9 (33.33%) IBM
9 9 (33.33%) Tivoli
9 9 (33.33%) Ab Initio
10 8 (29.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (29.63%) HTTP
10 8 (29.63%) J2EE
11 7 (25.93%) MySQL
11 7 (25.93%) RUP
11 7 (25.93%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
11 7 (25.93%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
11 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (22.22%) Degree
12 6 (22.22%) Sun
12 6 (22.22%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 9 (33.33%) Apache
2 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (25.93%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) HTTPS
2 4 (14.81%) FTP
3 3 (11.11%) DMZ
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) DB2
2 7 (25.93%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (11.11%) HBase
4 3 (11.11%) Informix
5 2 (7.41%) OLTP
5 2 (7.41%) VLDB
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Support
4 4 (14.81%) UNIX Support
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior MySQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Senior DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) J2EE
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (18.52%) Regular Expression
4 4 (14.81%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) PMI
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Debian
4 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) RUP
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
3 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL V2
5 3 (11.11%) Database Security
6 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) sed
2 18 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 15 (55.56%) Korn
4 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 11 (40.74%) Perl
6 6 (22.22%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) Python
7 5 (18.52%) C
7 5 (18.52%) C++
8 2 (7.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 6 (22.22%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Percona
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas