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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 833 838 784
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -54
Permanent jobs citing AWK 69 100 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.085% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 83
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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
57059 61627 57328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.56% 52.19% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48676 52571 49507
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

AWK Salary Histogram in the UK

AWK
Top 30 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 3 July 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 -2 69 £45,000 +0.55% 11
London +2 35 £52,500 +16.66% 4
East of England -6 12 £45,000 -10.44%
Bedfordshire +18 10 £45,000 -8.16%
Dunstable +7 10 £45,000 -10.89%
South East +18 9 £65,000 +62.50% 1
City of London +39 8 £46,000 -24.89%
North West - 5 £24,000 - 1
Manchester - 5 £24,000 - 1
Grantham - 4 £22,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £70,000 -
Reading - 4 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £22,500 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £22,500 -
Surrey +12 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire - 3 £22,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £22,000 -
South West - 3 £55,000 - 3
Sheffield - 3 £22,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 - -
Dorset - 2 - - 3
Nottingham - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 2 - - 3
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Hampshire -8 1 £70,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £39,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £39,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £70,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 128 (85.91%) Perl
2 122 (81.88%) Linux
3 100 (67.11%) UNIX
4 90 (60.40%) Bash Shell
5 89 (59.73%) SQL
6 81 (54.36%) Oracle
7 78 (52.35%) sed
8 74 (49.66%) Python
9 59 (39.60%) Java
10 49 (32.89%) Finance
11 48 (32.21%) MySQL
12 44 (29.53%) Windows
13 39 (26.17%) Solaris
14 37 (24.83%) Performance Tuning
15 36 (24.16%) Shell Script
16 35 (23.49%) Red Hat
16 35 (23.49%) PHP
16 35 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (20.81%) Korn
17 31 (20.81%) SQL Server
18 28 (18.79%) Ruby
18 28 (18.79%) Tomcat
19 27 (18.12%) Apache
19 27 (18.12%) SAN
20 26 (17.45%) Oracle Database
21 25 (16.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 24 (16.11%) VMware
22 24 (16.11%) PL/SQL
23 23 (15.44%) C++
23 23 (15.44%) DevOps

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (18.79%) Tomcat
2 27 (18.12%) Apache
3 18 (12.08%) Drupal
4 14 (9.40%) JBoss
5 9 (6.04%) OpenStack
6 8 (5.37%) GlassFish
6 8 (5.37%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.03%) OpenEdge
7 6 (4.03%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (3.36%) nginx
9 4 (2.68%) Apache Pig
9 4 (2.68%) SAS
9 4 (2.68%) Tuxedo
9 4 (2.68%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.01%) IIS
10 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
10 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.01%) Mule
11 2 (1.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.68%) Mathematica
3 3 (2.01%) SPSS
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Magento
2 7 (4.70%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.34%) Cordys
5 1 (0.67%) Primavera
5 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.12%) SAN
2 19 (12.75%) Internet
3 17 (11.41%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.40%) SNMP
4 14 (9.40%) HTTP
5 13 (8.72%) FTP
6 12 (8.05%) DNS
6 12 (8.05%) LAN
6 12 (8.05%) Firewall
7 8 (5.37%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (5.37%) HTTPS
7 8 (5.37%) VPN
8 6 (4.03%) Kerberos
8 6 (4.03%) WAN
8 6 (4.03%) Network Security
8 6 (4.03%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.03%) SSH
9 3 (2.01%) SMPP
9 3 (2.01%) SMTP
10 2 (1.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.21%) MySQL
2 31 (20.81%) SQL Server
3 26 (17.45%) Oracle Database
4 22 (14.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (14.09%) Relational Database
6 19 (12.75%) RDBMS
7 17 (11.41%) Hadoop
8 15 (10.07%) Big Data
9 14 (9.40%) MongoDB
10 13 (8.72%) HBase
10 13 (8.72%) DB2
11 11 (7.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (7.38%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (6.04%) OpenTSDB
13 8 (5.37%) Pentaho
13 8 (5.37%) Apache Hive
13 8 (5.37%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (4.70%) NoSQL
14 7 (4.70%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.74%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.40%) Maven
4 8 (5.37%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (5.37%) LoadRunner
4 8 (5.37%) JMeter
5 7 (4.70%) JIRA
6 4 (2.68%) Mockito
6 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.68%) JUnit
7 3 (2.01%) Firebug
8 2 (1.34%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.67%) Trac
9 1 (0.67%) YouTrack
9 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.67%) Selenium
9 1 (0.67%) Hudson
9 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.67%) Ant
General
1 49 (32.89%) Finance
2 20 (13.42%) Telecoms
3 18 (12.08%) Banking
4 9 (6.04%) Online Betting
5 7 (4.70%) Retail
6 6 (4.03%) Marketing
7 4 (2.68%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.68%) Legal
8 3 (2.01%) Games
8 3 (2.01%) iGaming
9 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.67%) Electronics
10 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.67%) Law
10 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.67%) Publishing
10 1 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.67%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 29 (19.46%) Administrator
2 25 (16.78%) Developer
3 19 (12.75%) Applications Support
4 18 (12.08%) DBA
5 17 (11.41%) Support Engineer
6 16 (10.74%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (10.74%) Analyst
7 14 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (8.72%) UNIX Administrator
8 13 (8.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (8.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.04%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (5.37%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (5.37%) Applications Support Engineer
13 7 (4.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.70%) Systems Support
14 6 (4.03%) Support Analyst
14 6 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.09%) HTML
2 19 (12.75%) XML
3 11 (7.38%) JSON
3 11 (7.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 10 (6.71%) SOAP
4 10 (6.71%) REST
5 9 (6.04%) Regular Expression
5 9 (6.04%) Web Services
6 8 (5.37%) J2EE
7 7 (4.70%) Middleware
8 5 (3.36%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (2.68%) Cascading
9 4 (2.68%) Apache Commons
9 4 (2.68%) LAMP
9 4 (2.68%) Spring
9 4 (2.68%) Guava
9 4 (2.68%) CSS
10 3 (2.01%) CGI
11 2 (1.34%) RESTful
12 1 (0.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.36%) User Experience
3 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.36%) Derivative
3 5 (3.36%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.68%) Physics
4 4 (2.68%) Clustering
4 4 (2.68%) Equities
4 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.68%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.01%) Online Games
6 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.34%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.34%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.34%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.34%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.67%) DTV
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 122 (81.88%) Linux
2 100 (67.11%) UNIX
3 44 (29.53%) Windows
4 39 (26.17%) Solaris
5 25 (16.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.75%) SUSE
7 16 (10.74%) AIX
8 15 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (7.38%) CentOS
10 10 (6.71%) Debian
11 8 (5.37%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.36%) HPUX
12 5 (3.36%) Windows 7
12 5 (3.36%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.67%) VMS
13 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.83%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.44%) DevOps
4 19 (12.75%) Validation
5 18 (12.08%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (11.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (10.74%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.72%) Configuration Management
10 12 (8.05%) ETL
11 11 (7.38%) Data Analysis
12 10 (6.71%) Change Management
12 10 (6.71%) Software Engineering
13 9 (6.04%) B2B
13 9 (6.04%) ITIL
13 9 (6.04%) OO
13 9 (6.04%) Performance Testing
13 9 (6.04%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (5.37%) Test Planning
14 8 (5.37%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (85.91%) Perl
2 90 (60.40%) Bash Shell
3 89 (59.73%) SQL
4 78 (52.35%) sed
5 74 (49.66%) Python
6 59 (39.60%) Java
7 36 (24.16%) Shell Script
8 35 (23.49%) PHP
9 31 (20.81%) Korn
10 28 (18.79%) Ruby
11 24 (16.11%) PL/SQL
12 23 (15.44%) C++
13 22 (14.77%) JavaScript
14 20 (13.42%) Bourne shell
15 14 (9.40%) C
16 10 (6.71%) C-shell
17 9 (6.04%) Go
17 9 (6.04%) Tcl
18 5 (3.36%) Scala
19 4 (2.68%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (10.74%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) OCP
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) CCNA
3 3 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.67%) HNC
4 1 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.40%) QA
2 12 (8.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.34%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (14.09%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (10.74%) Samba
4 14 (9.40%) Active Directory
5 7 (4.70%) vSphere
6 5 (3.36%) NFS
7 3 (2.01%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.01%) Xen
8 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.34%) StorNext
9 1 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.67%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (14.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (14.09%) Puppet
3 20 (13.42%) Data Guard
4 16 (10.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 15 (10.07%) Nagios
6 11 (7.38%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (6.04%) Ansible
7 9 (6.04%) Opsview
7 9 (6.04%) yum
8 4 (2.68%) Oozie
9 3 (2.01%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.01%) Cacti
9 3 (2.01%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.67%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 81 (54.36%) Oracle
2 35 (23.49%) Red Hat
3 24 (16.11%) VMware
4 10 (6.71%) IBM
4 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.04%) Sun
6 7 (4.70%) Sybase
6 7 (4.70%) Vertica
6 7 (4.70%) MapR
7 6 (4.03%) Cisco
7 6 (4.03%) Percona
8 5 (3.36%) HP
9 4 (2.68%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.68%) Siebel
10 3 (2.01%) EMC
10 3 (2.01%) Citrix
10 3 (2.01%) Juniper
10 3 (2.01%) TippingPoint
10 3 (2.01%) CQG
10 3 (2.01%) Reuters
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £57,500
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago