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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 787 821 777
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -44
Permanent jobs citing AWK 105 108 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.092% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 80 85
Average salary £46,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +73.91%

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
56197 60288 57126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.32% 51.53% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47850 51125 49034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 31 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 31 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 +22 105 £46,000 +3.37% 8
London +26 56 £52,500 +17.97% 4
East of England +5 22 £45,000 -10.89%
Dunstable +9 20 £45,000 -10.89%
Bedfordshire +7 20 £45,000 -8.16%
City of London +33 14 £34,000 -40.86%
South West -3 10 £26,000 - 2
South East +4 9 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Dorset - 6 - - 2
Bournemouth - 6 - - 2
North West -2 5 £24,000 -16.15%
East Midlands - 5 £22,500 -
Manchester - 5 £24,000 -
Reading +10 4 £70,000 -
Berkshire +8 4 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire -11 4 £26,000 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £22,500 -
Grantham - 4 £22,500 -
Gloucester - 3 £26,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £27,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £27,750 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £27,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Surrey +15 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Hampshire 0 1 £70,000 -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 149 (84.18%) Perl
2 141 (79.66%) Linux
3 121 (68.36%) UNIX
4 112 (63.28%) Bash Shell
5 108 (61.02%) sed
6 96 (54.24%) SQL
7 91 (51.41%) Oracle
8 89 (50.28%) Python
9 75 (42.37%) Java
10 61 (34.46%) Finance
11 60 (33.90%) Solaris
12 49 (27.68%) Performance Tuning
13 46 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
14 44 (24.86%) MySQL
15 43 (24.29%) Windows
15 43 (24.29%) Shell Script
16 42 (23.73%) Red Hat
16 42 (23.73%) Korn
17 41 (23.16%) Oracle Database
18 38 (21.47%) PHP
19 36 (20.34%) Oracle Database 11g
20 35 (19.77%) TCP/IP
20 35 (19.77%) Oracle RMAN
21 34 (19.21%) Banking
21 34 (19.21%) PL/SQL
22 33 (18.64%) Oracle RAC
22 33 (18.64%) Data Guard
23 32 (18.08%) Ruby
24 30 (16.95%) SQL Server
24 30 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 29 (16.38%) Apache
2 24 (13.56%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.60%) Drupal
4 14 (7.91%) JBoss
5 13 (7.34%) OpenStack
6 10 (5.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (4.52%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.39%) OpenEdge
9 5 (2.82%) nginx
9 5 (2.82%) SAS
9 5 (2.82%) Apache Pig
10 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.26%) Tuxedo
10 4 (2.26%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.69%) Mule
11 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.69%) IIS
12 2 (1.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) Mathematica
3 4 (2.26%) SPSS
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Oracle Utilities
2 8 (4.52%) Magento
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.13%) Cordys
5 1 (0.56%) Primavera
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.77%) TCP/IP
2 29 (16.38%) SAN
3 18 (10.17%) SNMP
4 16 (9.04%) Firewall
5 14 (7.91%) HTTP
6 13 (7.34%) FTP
6 13 (7.34%) Internet
7 10 (5.65%) DNS
8 9 (5.08%) LAN
9 8 (4.52%) HTTPS
9 8 (4.52%) VPN
9 8 (4.52%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (3.39%) Network Security
10 6 (3.39%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.39%) SSH
10 6 (3.39%) Kerberos
11 5 (2.82%) WAN
12 2 (1.13%) LDAP
13 1 (0.56%) VoIP
13 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.86%) MySQL
2 41 (23.16%) Oracle Database
3 36 (20.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (16.95%) SQL Server
5 29 (16.38%) Relational Database
6 27 (15.25%) RDBMS
7 22 (12.43%) Hadoop
8 17 (9.60%) HBase
9 15 (8.47%) MongoDB
10 13 (7.34%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (7.34%) OpenTSDB
10 13 (7.34%) Big Data
10 13 (7.34%) DB2
11 12 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (5.08%) MarkLogic
12 9 (5.08%) Apache Hive
12 9 (5.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 9 (5.08%) TimesTen
13 8 (4.52%) Pentaho
13 8 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Git (software)
1 20 (11.30%) Jenkins
2 18 (10.17%) Maven
3 8 (4.52%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (4.52%) LoadRunner
3 8 (4.52%) JMeter
4 7 (3.95%) JIRA
5 4 (2.26%) Mockito
5 4 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.26%) JUnit
6 3 (1.69%) Subversion
6 3 (1.69%) Firebug
7 2 (1.13%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.56%) Trac
8 1 (0.56%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
8 1 (0.56%) Hudson
8 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (34.46%) Finance
2 34 (19.21%) Banking
3 27 (15.25%) Telecoms
4 13 (7.34%) Online Betting
5 10 (5.65%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.95%) Retail
7 4 (2.26%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.69%) Marketing
8 3 (1.69%) Legal
9 2 (1.13%) Front Office
9 2 (1.13%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.56%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.56%) Electronics
10 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 43 (24.29%) Administrator
2 23 (12.99%) UNIX Administrator
2 23 (12.99%) DBA
3 22 (12.43%) Developer
3 22 (12.43%) Applications Support
4 18 (10.17%) Analyst
4 18 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
5 17 (9.60%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (9.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (9.04%) Oracle DBA
7 13 (7.34%) Support Engineer
7 13 (7.34%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (4.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.52%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.52%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (3.95%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.39%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.82%) XML
2 24 (13.56%) HTML
3 20 (11.30%) FIX Protocol
4 17 (9.60%) JSON
5 14 (7.91%) REST
5 14 (7.91%) SOAP
6 13 (7.34%) Middleware
6 13 (7.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 11 (6.21%) J2EE
8 8 (4.52%) Web Services
9 5 (2.82%) Spring
9 5 (2.82%) Regular Expression
10 4 (2.26%) Guava
10 4 (2.26%) LAMP
10 4 (2.26%) CSS
10 4 (2.26%) Cascading
10 4 (2.26%) Apache Commons
11 2 (1.13%) RESTful
12 1 (0.56%) .NET
12 1 (0.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.65%) Equities
2 9 (5.08%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.39%) Derivative
5 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.26%) User Experience
6 4 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.26%) Physics
7 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.13%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.13%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.13%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.13%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.13%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.56%) DTV
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 141 (79.66%) Linux
2 121 (68.36%) UNIX
3 60 (33.90%) Solaris
4 43 (24.29%) Windows
5 30 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (12.99%) SUSE
7 20 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (7.91%) AIX
10 12 (6.78%) CentOS
10 12 (6.78%) Debian
11 8 (4.52%) Ubuntu
12 6 (3.39%) HPUX
13 5 (2.82%) Windows 7
13 5 (2.82%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.68%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (25.99%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.25%) DevOps
4 25 (14.12%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (12.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (12.43%) Configuration Management
6 20 (11.30%) E-Commerce
6 20 (11.30%) Validation
7 19 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (9.60%) B2B
9 14 (7.91%) Data Analysis
10 13 (7.34%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (6.78%) Performance Analysis
12 11 (6.21%) SDLC
13 10 (5.65%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (5.08%) Scrum
14 9 (5.08%) ETL
14 9 (5.08%) ITIL
15 8 (4.52%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 149 (84.18%) Perl
2 112 (63.28%) Bash Shell
3 108 (61.02%) sed
4 96 (54.24%) SQL
5 89 (50.28%) Python
6 75 (42.37%) Java
7 43 (24.29%) Shell Script
8 42 (23.73%) Korn
9 38 (21.47%) PHP
10 34 (19.21%) PL/SQL
11 32 (18.08%) Ruby
12 27 (15.25%) JavaScript
13 25 (14.12%) C++
14 18 (10.17%) C-shell
15 16 (9.04%) Bourne shell
16 15 (8.47%) C
17 13 (7.34%) Go
18 9 (5.08%) Tcl
19 6 (3.39%) Scala
20 5 (2.82%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (15.25%) Degree
2 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.26%) OCP
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.69%) CCNA
3 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.56%) HNC
4 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (6.21%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (18.64%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.47%) Samba
4 14 (7.91%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.39%) vSphere
6 3 (1.69%) NFS
6 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.13%) Firmware
7 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.13%) StorNext
7 2 (1.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.56%) Xen
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 35 (19.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 33 (18.64%) Data Guard
3 26 (14.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 25 (14.12%) Puppet
5 15 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (7.91%) Ansible
7 13 (7.34%) Opsview
7 13 (7.34%) Nagios
7 13 (7.34%) yum
8 4 (2.26%) Oozie
9 3 (1.69%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (1.69%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.13%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.13%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 91 (51.41%) Oracle
2 42 (23.73%) Red Hat
3 24 (13.56%) VMware
4 10 (5.65%) IBM
5 9 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.08%) Sun
5 9 (5.08%) Sybase
5 9 (5.08%) Vertica
5 9 (5.08%) MapR
6 6 (3.39%) Percona
6 6 (3.39%) HP
7 4 (2.26%) Cisco
7 4 (2.26%) Siebel
7 4 (2.26%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.69%) CQG
8 3 (1.69%) Reuters
8 3 (1.69%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.69%) EMC
8 3 (1.69%) Citrix
9 2 (1.13%) CommVault
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, gym, pens+
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago