The table below looks at the statistics for AWD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWD over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank 860 871 871
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing AWD 21 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.020% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.26% 0.25% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -32.68%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,500 -
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8230 8388 9042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.69% 7.96% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6587 6278 7210
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AWD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AWD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWD within the UK.

AWD Salary Trend in the UK

AWD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWD over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

AWD Salary Histogram in the UK

AWD
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -5 20 £45,000 +30.43%
South East -14 8 - -
Surrey - 8 - -
Egham - 8 - -
East of England -1 7 £27,500 -
Essex -9 7 £27,500 -
London - 5 £45,000 -
Brentwood -15 4 - -
Basildon - 1 £30,000 -

AWD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AWD 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 AWD.

1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Middleware
2 17 (60.71%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
4 9 (32.14%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) JBoss
4 9 (32.14%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 9 (32.14%) IIS
4 9 (32.14%) MS Office
4 9 (32.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (32.14%) MKS
4 9 (32.14%) Subversion
4 9 (32.14%) Logistics
4 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (32.14%) System Testing
5 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 8 (28.57%) SAP HANA
5 8 (28.57%) HP SIM
5 8 (28.57%) LSMW
5 8 (28.57%) Business Development
5 8 (28.57%) SAP BSP
5 8 (28.57%) SAP ALE
5 8 (28.57%) Marketing
5 8 (28.57%) AS400

AWD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing AWD 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 AWD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) IIS
1 9 (32.14%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (32.14%) Subversion
2 8 (28.57%) LSMW
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing
3 7 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) ABAP Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Developer
3 1 (3.57%) Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (3.57%) Administrator
3 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Middleware
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
3 8 (28.57%) BAPI
3 8 (28.57%) SAP XI
3 8 (28.57%) SAP BSP
3 8 (28.57%) SAP ALE
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) JSP
4 1 (3.57%) Struts
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) XSL
4 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) AS400
2 6 (21.43%) iSeries
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Logistics
1 9 (32.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (32.14%) System Testing
2 8 (28.57%) OO
2 8 (28.57%) Workflow
2 8 (28.57%) Business Development
3 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) ABAP
3 8 (28.57%) SAPscript
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 8 (28.57%) HP SIM
2 7 (25.00%) Nagios
2 7 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) HP
2 9 (32.14%) MKS
3 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 8 (28.57%) Adobe
4 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 5 (17.86%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix