The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
AWK
UK
Rank 809 877 882
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +5
Permanent jobs citing AWK 36 50 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.050% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.079% 0.096% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 49
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
45300 52346 52083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.88% 52.28% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38893 45146 44659
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AWK as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 36 £40,000 -20.00% 7
London +33 20 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Bromley - 7 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 5 - -
Doncaster - 5 - -
Woking - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey - 4 £45,000 -
South East - 4 £45,000 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 - 3
East Midlands +11 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £65,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing AWK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AWK.

1 58 (72.50%) Linux
2 56 (70.00%) Perl
3 50 (62.50%) SQL
4 45 (56.25%) Oracle
5 44 (55.00%) Bash Shell
6 43 (53.75%) Java
7 39 (48.75%) Shell Script
8 35 (43.75%) Finance
9 32 (40.00%) sed
10 27 (33.75%) Red Hat
11 26 (32.50%) Python
12 25 (31.25%) Unix
13 21 (26.25%) Solaris
13 21 (26.25%) Oracle Database
14 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
15 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
15 17 (21.25%) HP
15 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
16 16 (20.00%) DevOps
16 16 (20.00%) Korn
16 16 (20.00%) Degree
16 16 (20.00%) C++
17 15 (18.75%) Apache
17 15 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
18 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
18 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (17.50%) Windows
19 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
20 12 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
20 12 (15.00%) WebLogic

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.75%) Apache
2 12 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 10 (12.50%) JBoss
4 9 (11.25%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.50%) Liferay
6 3 (3.75%) CMS
6 3 (3.75%) nginx
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) CATIA
2 4 (5.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) DNS
2 11 (13.75%) SAN
3 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.25%) HTTP
4 9 (11.25%) SNMP
5 7 (8.75%) Wireshark
6 6 (7.50%) DHCP
6 6 (7.50%) iSCSI
6 6 (7.50%) LDAP
6 6 (7.50%) NAS
6 6 (7.50%) SMTP
6 6 (7.50%) SSL
6 6 (7.50%) tcpdump
6 6 (7.50%) Telnet
7 5 (6.25%) Firewall
8 3 (3.75%) Network Security
9 2 (2.50%) SSH
10 1 (1.25%) Internet
10 1 (1.25%) VPN
10 1 (1.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.50%) MySQL
4 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.25%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) HBase
7 1 (1.25%) OLTP
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.00%) LoadRunner
4 11 (13.75%) Maven
5 10 (12.50%) Hudson
6 4 (5.00%) JUnit
6 4 (5.00%) Selenium
6 4 (5.00%) Subversion
7 3 (3.75%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.25%) WebPagetest
General
1 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.00%) Publishing
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Administrator
3 17 (21.25%) Junior
4 12 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 11 (13.75%) Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Junior DevOps
6 10 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (11.25%) Lead Test Analyst
7 9 (11.25%) Test Leader
8 8 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Junior Operations Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Junior Systems Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (8.75%) DBA
9 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 6 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (7.50%) JDBC
2 6 (7.50%) LAMP
2 6 (7.50%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (6.25%) XML
4 4 (5.00%) EJB
4 4 (5.00%) HTML
4 4 (5.00%) J2EE
4 4 (5.00%) Java SE
4 4 (5.00%) JMS
4 4 (5.00%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) GWT
6 2 (2.50%) Middleware
6 2 (2.50%) Spring
6 2 (2.50%) Web Services
7 1 (1.25%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.25%) MDX
7 1 (1.25%) Servlets
7 1 (1.25%) Struts
7 1 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Clustering
4 6 (7.50%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.00%) PMI
6 3 (3.75%) Fintech
6 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.50%) Equities
7 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Derivative
8 1 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.25%) HACMP
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Linux
2 25 (31.25%) Unix
3 21 (26.25%) Solaris
4 14 (17.50%) Windows
5 9 (11.25%) CentOS
6 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
2 16 (20.00%) DevOps
3 15 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (13.75%) Release Management
6 11 (13.75%) SDLC
7 8 (10.00%) Application Performance Management
7 8 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.75%) Network Management
9 6 (7.50%) High Availability
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL
9 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 6 (7.50%) Memory Management
9 6 (7.50%) Migration
9 6 (7.50%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Change Management
10 5 (6.25%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.00%) Perl
2 50 (62.50%) SQL
3 44 (55.00%) Bash Shell
4 43 (53.75%) Java
5 39 (48.75%) Shell Script
6 32 (40.00%) sed
7 26 (32.50%) Python
8 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
9 16 (20.00%) C++
9 16 (20.00%) Korn
10 11 (13.75%) C-shell
11 6 (7.50%) PHP
12 5 (6.25%) C#
12 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
13 4 (5.00%) C
13 4 (5.00%) VBScript
14 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
14 3 (3.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) RHCE
3 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.50%) iptables
3 6 (7.50%) NFS
3 6 (7.50%) Postfix
3 6 (7.50%) Squid
4 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.25%) Gluster
4 1 (1.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) Data Guard
1 11 (13.75%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (12.50%) Puppet
3 9 (11.25%) Nagios
4 7 (8.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (8.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (7.50%) Nmap
6 2 (2.50%) Ansible
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (56.25%) Oracle
2 27 (33.75%) Red Hat
3 17 (21.25%) HP
4 11 (13.75%) NetApp
5 10 (12.50%) EMC
5 10 (12.50%) SAP
6 9 (11.25%) VMware
7 6 (7.50%) Novell
8 5 (6.25%) Google
9 4 (5.00%) Brocade
9 4 (5.00%) CommVault
10 3 (3.75%) Perforce
10 3 (3.75%) Sun
11 2 (2.50%) Actimize
12 1 (1.25%) GoldenSource
12 1 (1.25%) IBM
12 1 (1.25%) Splunk
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Company Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 27 days ago