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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 815 808 764
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -44
Permanent jobs citing AWK 63 85 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.083% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 61 92
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -13.20%

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
53381 54777 60119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.39% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45852 46039 52799
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

AWK Salary Histogram in the UK

AWK
Top 24 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 30 January 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 -32 52 £40,000 -14.89% 13
London -19 33 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Surrey -2 5 £41,000 - 1
South East -35 5 £41,000 -12.76% 6
Guildford - 5 £41,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -7 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -7 4 £30,000 +1.69%
East of England -18 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £30,000 -
City of London -1 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Leicester - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £47,500 - 3
Devon - 2 £49,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £47,500 -
Cwmbran - 1 £37,500 -
Exeter - 1 £51,500 -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £37,500 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 117 (77.48%) Perl
2 108 (71.52%) Shell Script
3 105 (69.54%) Linux
4 104 (68.87%) UNIX
5 81 (53.64%) Bash Shell
6 80 (52.98%) Oracle
7 68 (45.03%) sed
8 58 (38.41%) SQL
9 51 (33.77%) Korn
10 49 (32.45%) Python
11 43 (28.48%) Tomcat
11 43 (28.48%) MySQL
12 41 (27.15%) Apache
13 35 (23.18%) Finance
14 34 (22.52%) Windows
15 33 (21.85%) Bourne shell
16 32 (21.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (19.21%) Puppet
18 27 (17.88%) Oracle Database
19 26 (17.22%) Red Hat
19 26 (17.22%) Solaris
20 25 (16.56%) TCP/IP
20 25 (16.56%) Java
20 25 (16.56%) Ruby
21 23 (15.23%) PHP
22 22 (14.57%) Configuration Management
22 22 (14.57%) Git (software)
23 21 (13.91%) Disaster Recovery
23 21 (13.91%) Project Management
23 21 (13.91%) Degree

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (28.48%) Tomcat
2 41 (27.15%) Apache
3 19 (12.58%) nginx
4 12 (7.95%) GlassFish
5 11 (7.28%) CMS
6 9 (5.96%) WebSphere
7 7 (4.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (3.97%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (2.65%) JBoss
10 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.66%) Drupal
11 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 15 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) RMDS
2 2 (1.32%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.56%) TCP/IP
2 18 (11.92%) Internet
3 15 (9.93%) SNMP
4 14 (9.27%) Multicast
5 12 (7.95%) HTTP
5 12 (7.95%) DNS
6 7 (4.64%) LAN
7 6 (3.97%) Wireless
8 5 (3.31%) Firewall
9 4 (2.65%) tcpdump
9 4 (2.65%) SAN
9 4 (2.65%) WAN
9 4 (2.65%) FTP
9 4 (2.65%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.99%) VPN
10 3 (1.99%) Broadband
10 3 (1.99%) SMTP
10 3 (1.99%) SMPP
11 1 (0.66%) VLAN
11 1 (0.66%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.48%) MySQL
2 27 (17.88%) Oracle Database
3 18 (11.92%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.95%) DB2
5 8 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.30%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.31%) Big Data
8 4 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.99%) Informix
9 3 (1.99%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.99%) HBase
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.66%) VLDB
11 1 (0.66%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.64%) Subversion
4 4 (2.65%) Maven
5 2 (1.32%) JMeter
5 2 (1.32%) JUnit
5 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (23.18%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Banking
3 10 (6.62%) Marketing
3 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.30%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.64%) Publishing
6 3 (1.99%) Retail
6 3 (1.99%) Games
6 3 (1.99%) Legal
6 3 (1.99%) Back Office
6 3 (1.99%) iGaming
7 2 (1.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 43 (28.48%) Analyst
2 32 (21.19%) Administrator
3 28 (18.54%) Support Analyst
4 25 (16.56%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (14.57%) Applications Support
6 21 (13.91%) Support Engineer
6 21 (13.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 21 (13.91%) Linux Administrator
7 16 (10.60%) DBA
8 13 (8.61%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (7.95%) Developer
9 12 (7.95%) Applications Support Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (5.96%) Data Analyst
10 9 (5.96%) Performance Analyst
10 9 (5.96%) Capacity Analyst
11 8 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.64%) UNIX Administrator
12 7 (4.64%) Market Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.92%) HTML
2 12 (7.95%) J2EE
3 11 (7.28%) RESTful
4 10 (6.62%) Regular Expression
5 8 (5.30%) XML
5 8 (5.30%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (3.97%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (3.31%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (3.31%) Servlets
8 4 (2.65%) Spring
9 3 (1.99%) JSON
9 3 (1.99%) Ajax
9 3 (1.99%) CGI
9 3 (1.99%) CSS
9 3 (1.99%) Web Services
10 2 (1.32%) Middleware
10 2 (1.32%) Struts
11 1 (0.66%) Java EE
11 1 (0.66%) XSD
11 1 (0.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Clustering
2 11 (7.28%) Replication
2 11 (7.28%) User Experience
3 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.30%) Social Network
3 8 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.97%) Equities
5 5 (3.31%) Taxonomies
6 4 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.65%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.32%) PMI
7 2 (1.32%) Online Games
7 2 (1.32%) VAX
8 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 105 (69.54%) Linux
2 104 (68.87%) UNIX
3 34 (22.52%) Windows
4 32 (21.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (17.22%) Solaris
6 17 (11.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (11.26%) SUSE
7 15 (9.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 11 (7.28%) CentOS
9 6 (3.97%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.31%) Debian
11 4 (2.65%) AIX
12 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.32%) VMS
12 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.57%) Configuration Management
2 21 (13.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (13.91%) Project Management
3 19 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.58%) Performance Management
4 16 (10.60%) Incident Management
4 16 (10.60%) Change Management
4 16 (10.60%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (8.61%) Problem Management
6 12 (7.95%) Release Management
7 11 (7.28%) ITIL
8 10 (6.62%) DevOps
8 10 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.96%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (5.96%) Performance Testing
9 9 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.30%) ETL
10 8 (5.30%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 117 (77.48%) Perl
2 108 (71.52%) Shell Script
3 81 (53.64%) Bash Shell
4 68 (45.03%) sed
5 58 (38.41%) SQL
6 51 (33.77%) Korn
7 49 (32.45%) Python
8 33 (21.85%) Bourne shell
9 25 (16.56%) Java
9 25 (16.56%) Ruby
10 23 (15.23%) PHP
11 20 (13.25%) JavaScript
12 17 (11.26%) C++
13 10 (6.62%) C
14 9 (5.96%) VBA
15 6 (3.97%) C-shell
16 4 (2.65%) PL/SQL
17 2 (1.32%) Embedded C
17 2 (1.32%) Embedded C++
18 1 (0.66%) Lua
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) Degree
2 15 (9.93%) SC Cleared
2 15 (9.93%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.66%) CCNP
4 1 (0.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.95%) QA
2 9 (5.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.99%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (8.61%) Firmware
3 11 (7.28%) Varnish
4 8 (5.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 7 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.65%) KVM
8 3 (1.99%) Xen
9 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
9 2 (1.32%) NFS
10 1 (0.66%) Samba
10 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.66%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (19.21%) Puppet
2 19 (12.58%) Nagios
2 19 (12.58%) Data Guard
3 13 (8.61%) HP SIM
4 8 (5.30%) Tivoli
5 7 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.65%) Ansible
8 2 (1.32%) Cacti
9 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.66%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.66%) Salt
9 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 80 (52.98%) Oracle
2 26 (17.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.61%) Bloomberg
4 11 (7.28%) Splunk
4 11 (7.28%) Percona
5 9 (5.96%) IBM
5 9 (5.96%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.30%) Ab Initio
6 8 (5.30%) VMware
7 5 (3.31%) Akamai
8 4 (2.65%) Sybase
8 4 (2.65%) Cisco
9 3 (1.99%) Huawei
9 3 (1.99%) Actimize
9 3 (1.99%) TippingPoint
9 3 (1.99%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (1.99%) Ericsson
9 3 (1.99%) Juniper
9 3 (1.99%) Sun
9 3 (1.99%) F5
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