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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 880 868 856
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing AWK 55 69 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.065% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 55
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.60%

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

AWK Salary Histogram in the UK

AWK
Top 8 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 11 February 2016. 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 +21 55 £50,000 +25.00% 7
London +27 54 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Wimbledon - 5 - -
City of London +53 3 £63,750 +21.42% 1
Ealing - 2 - -
South East +12 1 - - 2
Surrey +7 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Linux
2 100 (79.37%) Bash Shell
3 79 (62.70%) Shell Script
4 73 (57.94%) Perl
5 68 (53.97%) Oracle
6 63 (50.00%) sed
7 57 (45.24%) SQL
8 53 (42.06%) Python
9 48 (38.10%) Red Hat
9 48 (38.10%) Java
10 47 (37.30%) Unix
10 47 (37.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 45 (35.71%) Finance
12 40 (31.75%) High Availability
13 38 (30.16%) VMware
14 37 (29.37%) Apache
15 36 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (27.78%) Windows
17 34 (26.98%) Subversion
18 33 (26.19%) Tomcat
18 33 (26.19%) Oracle Database
19 30 (23.81%) LAMP
20 29 (23.02%) DNS
21 28 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 27 (21.43%) Korn
22 27 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
22 27 (21.43%) DHCP
22 27 (21.43%) ITIL
23 26 (20.63%) C
23 26 (20.63%) RHCE

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 37 (29.37%) Apache
2 33 (26.19%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.97%) JBoss
6 5 (3.97%) Liferay
7 4 (3.17%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.38%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.79%) Node.js
10 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.02%) DNS
2 27 (21.43%) DHCP
3 22 (17.46%) SAN
3 22 (17.46%) TCP/IP
4 20 (15.87%) iSCSI
5 13 (10.32%) SNMP
6 12 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (9.52%) Firewall
7 9 (7.14%) VLAN
7 9 (7.14%) VPN
8 7 (5.56%) FTP
9 6 (4.76%) LAN
9 6 (4.76%) LDAP
9 6 (4.76%) SMTP
10 5 (3.97%) HTTP
10 5 (3.97%) NAS
10 5 (3.97%) SSL
10 5 (3.97%) tcpdump
10 5 (3.97%) Telnet
11 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 16 (12.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (7.94%) MySQL
4 9 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.35%) HBase
5 8 (6.35%) OpenTSDB
6 7 (5.56%) SQLPlus
7 6 (4.76%) KDB
7 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.97%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.17%) Big Data
9 4 (3.17%) DB2
10 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.79%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 34 (26.98%) Subversion
2 17 (13.49%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.32%) Maven
5 8 (6.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (4.76%) GDB
7 5 (3.97%) Hudson
8 4 (3.17%) Ant
9 2 (1.59%) Toad
10 1 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 45 (35.71%) Finance
2 17 (13.49%) Banking
3 11 (8.73%) Marketing
4 9 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.35%) Online Betting
6 7 (5.56%) Retail
7 6 (4.76%) French Language
7 6 (4.76%) German Language
8 2 (1.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.79%) Games
9 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (39.68%) Administrator
2 31 (24.60%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (23.02%) Analyst
4 28 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
5 25 (19.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 23 (18.25%) Linux Administrator
7 18 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 16 (12.70%) Unix Administrator
9 13 (10.32%) DBA
10 12 (9.52%) Linux Support
11 10 (7.94%) Unix Engineer
11 10 (7.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 9 (7.14%) Linux Scripter
12 9 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (6.35%) Automation Engineer
13 8 (6.35%) Linux Support Engineer
13 8 (6.35%) SQL DBA
13 8 (6.35%) Support Engineer
13 8 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (6.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.81%) LAMP
2 8 (6.35%) REST
2 8 (6.35%) SOAP
3 7 (5.56%) POSIX
4 5 (3.97%) JDBC
4 5 (3.97%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (3.97%) Middleware
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.79%) Browserify
5 1 (0.79%) CSS
5 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.79%) Flash
5 1 (0.79%) Grails
5 1 (0.79%) PureMVC
5 1 (0.79%) RESTful
5 1 (0.79%) Robotlegs
5 1 (0.79%) Spring
5 1 (0.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Clustering
2 13 (10.32%) Replication
3 5 (3.97%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.97%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.79%) Equities
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (37.30%) Unix
3 35 (27.78%) Windows
4 28 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (19.05%) CentOS
6 16 (12.70%) Solaris
6 16 (12.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 13 (10.32%) Windows Server
7 13 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (9.52%) SUSE
9 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.17%) AIX
11 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 40 (31.75%) High Availability
3 27 (21.43%) ITIL
4 24 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 23 (18.25%) Configuration Management
6 22 (17.46%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (9.52%) Performance Management
11 11 (8.73%) Problem Management
11 11 (8.73%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (7.14%) DevOps
13 9 (7.14%) Patch Management
13 9 (7.14%) Software Engineering
14 8 (6.35%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (5.56%) ERP
16 6 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 100 (79.37%) Bash Shell
2 79 (62.70%) Shell Script
3 73 (57.94%) Perl
4 63 (50.00%) sed
5 57 (45.24%) SQL
6 53 (42.06%) Python
7 48 (38.10%) Java
8 27 (21.43%) Korn
9 26 (20.63%) C
10 17 (13.49%) Ruby
11 15 (11.90%) C-shell
12 11 (8.73%) Bourne shell
13 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
14 9 (7.14%) PL/SQL
15 8 (6.35%) Go
16 4 (3.17%) Jython
17 2 (1.59%) PHP
18 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
18 1 (0.79%) C++
18 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (20.63%) RHCE
2 24 (19.05%) Degree
3 21 (16.67%) RHCT
4 9 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.56%) CCNA
5 7 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.56%) MCITP
5 7 (5.56%) MCSE
5 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.56%) NCDA
5 7 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.59%) CISA
6 2 (1.59%) CISSP
6 2 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (19.84%) KVM
3 22 (17.46%) VMware ESX
4 21 (16.67%) NFS
5 16 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 9 (7.14%) Firmware
8 5 (3.97%) iptables
8 5 (3.97%) Postfix
8 5 (3.97%) Squid
9 3 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (19.84%) Data Guard
3 22 (17.46%) vMotion
4 21 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 16 (12.70%) Puppet
6 9 (7.14%) Ansible
6 9 (7.14%) Backup Exec
6 9 (7.14%) HP SIM
6 9 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (6.35%) Opsview
7 8 (6.35%) yum
8 6 (4.76%) Nagios
8 6 (4.76%) NetBackup
8 6 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Nmap
10 3 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.79%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (53.97%) Oracle
2 48 (38.10%) Red Hat
3 38 (30.16%) VMware
4 20 (15.87%) HP
5 17 (13.49%) IBM
6 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 14 (11.11%) NetApp
7 6 (4.76%) CommVault
8 5 (3.97%) EMC
8 5 (3.97%) Novell
8 5 (3.97%) SAP
9 4 (3.17%) Endeca
10 3 (2.38%) Adobe
10 3 (2.38%) Citrix
10 3 (2.38%) Symantec
11 2 (1.59%) Remedy
12 1 (0.79%) Sun
12 1 (0.79%) Sybase
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