The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 94 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing AWK 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.34% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £19,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+97.36% -49.33%
AWK
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
538 591 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.51% 50.77% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 493 543 402
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

AWK Salary Trend in South Wales

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
AWK
Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) PPTP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) PPTP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint