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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank 896 854 887
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +33
Permanent jobs citing AWD 9 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.10% 0.21% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +33.33%

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
8875 8872 9719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.78% 8.33% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6865 6964 7963
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
Top 8 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 23 September 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
England -21 9 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South West -34 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Essex +8 4 - -
Brentwood +2 4 - -
Dorset -4 4 - -
East of England -11 4 - -
Bournemouth -12 4 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 -

AWD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) AS400
2 11 (52.38%) MS Office
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) IIS
4 8 (38.10%) JBoss
4 8 (38.10%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) IBM
5 7 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 7 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (33.33%) iSeries
5 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 7 (33.33%) HP SIM
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (19.05%) Apache
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 4 (19.05%) LDAP
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (19.05%) Replication

AWD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LDAP
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) VLAN
1 4 (19.05%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) TestDirector
2 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) jMock
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Data Centre Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Release Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) JSP
5 1 (4.76%) Struts
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) WSDL
5 1 (4.76%) JAXB
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) AS400
2 7 (33.33%) iSeries
3 4 (19.05%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Logistics
1 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (19.05%) System Testing
2 3 (14.29%) BCP
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Kanban
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 7 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 4 (19.05%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (19.05%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) JBoss
2 8 (38.10%) HP
3 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 7 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) TIBCO
5 4 (19.05%) MKS
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago