The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 827 883 776
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -107
Permanent jobs citing AWK 69 57 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.048% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.091% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 80
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56536 62794 58982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.23% 52.57% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48029 53146 50718
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AWK
Salary Trend

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

AWK Salary Trend in the UK

AWK
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 within the UK.

AWK Salary Histogram in the UK

AWK
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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 +38 60 £45,000 -14.28% 4
London +43 36 £52,500 -4.54% 3
South East +22 9 £39,000 -29.09% 1
Surrey - 9 £39,000 -
East of England +14 7 - -
Hertfordshire +1 7 - -
Watford - 7 - -
Yorkshire +15 6 £29,500 -30.58%
Scotland +21 5 - -
Glasgow +14 5 - -
West Yorkshire +6 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Bradford - 4 £37,500 -
City of London +29 3 £52,500 -47.50%
Guildford - 3 £38,000 -
Manchester - 2 £22,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £21,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £21,500 -
North West - 2 £22,500 -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 121 (90.30%) Perl
2 112 (83.58%) Linux
3 86 (64.18%) UNIX
4 83 (61.94%) SQL
5 78 (58.21%) Bash Shell
6 77 (57.46%) Oracle
7 65 (48.51%) Python
8 63 (47.01%) sed
9 59 (44.03%) MySQL
10 52 (38.81%) Shell Script
11 47 (35.07%) Windows
12 40 (29.85%) Java
13 36 (26.87%) Tomcat
14 35 (26.12%) Apache
14 35 (26.12%) Red Hat
15 33 (24.63%) Finance
16 30 (22.39%) Korn
16 30 (22.39%) PHP
17 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
17 29 (21.64%) Bourne shell
17 29 (21.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 26 (19.40%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (19.40%) Internet
19 23 (17.16%) C++
20 21 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (15.67%) SAN
20 21 (15.67%) Oracle Database
21 20 (14.93%) Root Cause Analysis
21 20 (14.93%) Puppet
21 20 (14.93%) Ruby

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 36 (26.87%) Tomcat
2 35 (26.12%) Apache
3 16 (11.94%) JBoss
4 14 (10.45%) Drupal
4 14 (10.45%) GlassFish
5 13 (9.70%) nginx
6 8 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.97%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.48%) OpenEdge
8 4 (2.99%) Tuxedo
8 4 (2.99%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.24%) CMS
9 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.24%) IIS
9 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.24%) Mule
10 2 (1.49%) Confluence
11 1 (0.75%) SAS
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Magento
2 6 (4.48%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.49%) Cordys
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.40%) Internet
2 21 (15.67%) SAN
3 16 (11.94%) HTTP
4 14 (10.45%) FTP
5 13 (9.70%) DNS
5 13 (9.70%) LAN
6 12 (8.96%) Firewall
7 9 (6.72%) VPN
8 8 (5.97%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (5.97%) HTTPS
9 7 (5.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.48%) Network Security
10 6 (4.48%) iSCSI
10 6 (4.48%) Kerberos
10 6 (4.48%) WAN
10 6 (4.48%) SSH
11 3 (2.24%) SMPP
11 3 (2.24%) SMTP
11 3 (2.24%) SNMP
12 2 (1.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (44.03%) MySQL
2 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
3 21 (15.67%) Oracle Database
4 15 (11.19%) MongoDB
4 15 (11.19%) Relational Database
5 14 (10.45%) Big Data
5 14 (10.45%) DB2
6 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (9.70%) RDBMS
7 10 (7.46%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (7.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (6.72%) Pentaho
9 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (5.22%) NoSQL
10 6 (4.48%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (4.48%) TimesTen
10 6 (4.48%) MarkLogic
10 6 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.72%) Maven
4 8 (5.97%) LoadRunner
4 8 (5.97%) JMeter
5 7 (5.22%) JIRA
6 6 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.73%) Subversion
8 4 (2.99%) Mockito
8 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.99%) JUnit
9 3 (2.24%) Firebug
10 1 (0.75%) Selenium
10 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.75%) Ant
10 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.75%) Trac
10 1 (0.75%) YouTrack
10 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (24.63%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.97%) Marketing
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
4 5 (3.73%) Retail
5 4 (2.99%) iGaming
5 4 (2.99%) Games
5 4 (2.99%) Legal
6 3 (2.24%) Publishing
7 2 (1.49%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.75%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 23 (17.16%) Administrator
2 22 (16.42%) Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (15.67%) Support Engineer
4 20 (14.93%) DBA
4 20 (14.93%) Analyst
5 16 (11.94%) Applications Support
6 14 (10.45%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (10.45%) Applications Support Engineer
7 13 (9.70%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (9.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 12 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (8.21%) Support Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) Systems Support
11 7 (5.22%) Systems Support Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Performance Analyst
11 7 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (2.99%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 4 (2.99%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.93%) HTML
2 12 (8.96%) Regular Expression
3 10 (7.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 9 (6.72%) XML
4 9 (6.72%) J2EE
5 8 (5.97%) Web Services
6 5 (3.73%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (3.73%) RESTful
7 4 (2.99%) Guava
7 4 (2.99%) Cascading
7 4 (2.99%) Apache Commons
7 4 (2.99%) CSS
7 4 (2.99%) Middleware
7 4 (2.99%) Spring
8 3 (2.24%) LAMP
8 3 (2.24%) JSON
8 3 (2.24%) CGI
9 2 (1.49%) Servlets
9 2 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (1.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) User Experience
1 8 (5.97%) Clustering
2 5 (3.73%) Replication
2 5 (3.73%) Social Network
3 4 (2.99%) Open Source
3 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.99%) Equities
4 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.24%) Online Games
5 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.49%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.49%) Derivative
5 2 (1.49%) Streaming Video
5 2 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.75%) CMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 112 (83.58%) Linux
2 86 (64.18%) UNIX
3 47 (35.07%) Windows
4 29 (21.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.69%) SUSE
7 16 (11.94%) Solaris
8 13 (9.70%) AIX
9 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (8.96%) CentOS
10 6 (4.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (4.48%) Debian
11 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.49%) HPUX
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.40%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (14.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 19 (14.18%) Validation
4 16 (11.94%) Change Management
5 15 (11.19%) ETL
6 14 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.70%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (9.70%) DevOps
8 11 (8.21%) Workflow
8 11 (8.21%) Performance Testing
9 10 (7.46%) Project Management
9 10 (7.46%) ITIL
9 10 (7.46%) Scrum
10 8 (5.97%) Test Planning
10 8 (5.97%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.97%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.22%) Problem Management
11 7 (5.22%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 121 (90.30%) Perl
2 83 (61.94%) SQL
3 78 (58.21%) Bash Shell
4 65 (48.51%) Python
5 63 (47.01%) sed
6 52 (38.81%) Shell Script
7 40 (29.85%) Java
8 30 (22.39%) Korn
8 30 (22.39%) PHP
9 29 (21.64%) Bourne shell
10 23 (17.16%) C++
11 20 (14.93%) Ruby
11 20 (14.93%) JavaScript
12 14 (10.45%) C
13 13 (9.70%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.99%) VBA
15 3 (2.24%) Tcl
16 2 (1.49%) Scala
16 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) SC Cleared
1 8 (5.97%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.48%) Degree
3 4 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.99%) OCP
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.99%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.70%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.96%) Samba
4 10 (7.46%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (5.22%) vSphere
6 6 (4.48%) Firmware
7 5 (3.73%) NFS
8 4 (2.99%) Xen
9 3 (2.24%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.24%) Varnish
10 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.49%) StorNext
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (14.93%) Puppet
2 16 (11.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (10.45%) Data Guard
3 14 (10.45%) Nagios
4 6 (4.48%) HP SIM
4 6 (4.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.99%) Oozie
6 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.24%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.24%) Cacti
7 2 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 77 (57.46%) Oracle
2 35 (26.12%) Red Hat
3 19 (14.18%) VMware
4 11 (8.21%) Percona
5 10 (7.46%) IBM
5 10 (7.46%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.97%) Cisco
6 8 (5.97%) Sun
7 7 (5.22%) Sybase
8 6 (4.48%) MapR
8 6 (4.48%) Vertica
9 4 (2.99%) TippingPoint
9 4 (2.99%) Siebel
9 4 (2.99%) Juniper
9 4 (2.99%) Hyperion
10 3 (2.24%) HP
10 3 (2.24%) EMC
10 3 (2.24%) Citrix
10 3 (2.24%) Splunk
11 2 (1.49%) Akamai
London
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £57,500
Posted: 4 days ago