The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 211 225 221
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing AWK 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.039% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.087% 0.073% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +115.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £42,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £22,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +75.82%
AWK
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2310 2732 2592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.41% 53.61% 51.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 2349 2209
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

AWK
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

AWK Salary Trend in Surrey

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) sed
5 4 (36.36%) Clustering
5 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
5 4 (36.36%) Korn
5 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) C++
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) NFS
6 3 (27.27%) SNMP
6 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
3 3 (27.27%) LDAP
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) OLTP
2 1 (9.09%) VLDB
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) Firebug
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Support
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
1 3 (27.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) CentOS
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) sed
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Korn
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) NFS
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 3 (27.27%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) BMC
3 3 (27.27%) CommVault
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Brocade
3 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) F5