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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 879 864 886
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs citing AWK 36 104 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.095% 0.091%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.069% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 84 79
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £76,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%

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
51871 56384 61000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.33% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44889 48032 51844
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016 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 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -21 34 £45,000 -2.17% 5
London +13 26 £45,000 -14.28% 4
City of London +58 9 £43,000 +26.47% 3
East of England +19 6 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +3 6 £45,000 -
Dunstable -3 5 £50,000 +11.11%
South East +20 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
Brighton - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Yorkshire +24 1 - -
South Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 70 (93.33%) Linux
2 48 (64.00%) Bash Shell
3 42 (56.00%) sed
4 38 (50.67%) Perl
4 38 (50.67%) Shell Script
5 35 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 35 (46.67%) SQL
6 34 (45.33%) Finance
7 32 (42.67%) Oracle
8 31 (41.33%) Java
8 31 (41.33%) Windows
9 28 (37.33%) ITIL
10 27 (36.00%) Korn
11 25 (33.33%) Unix
11 25 (33.33%) DNS
12 23 (30.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (30.67%) VMware
13 19 (25.33%) MySQL
13 19 (25.33%) CentOS
14 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (22.67%) Banking
14 17 (22.67%) Oracle Database
15 16 (21.33%) C++
15 16 (21.33%) Apache
15 16 (21.33%) Tomcat
15 16 (21.33%) Python
15 16 (21.33%) HTTP
15 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
15 16 (21.33%) LAMP
16 15 (20.00%) Nagios

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 16 (21.33%) Apache
1 16 (21.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.00%) JBoss
3 8 (10.67%) Liferay
4 6 (8.00%) CMS
4 6 (8.00%) nginx
5 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.67%) Magento
2 2 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.67%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) DNS
2 16 (21.33%) HTTP
2 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.67%) DHCP
3 14 (18.67%) FTP
3 14 (18.67%) SSL
4 13 (17.33%) SAN
5 12 (16.00%) SMTP
6 11 (14.67%) LDAP
7 10 (13.33%) iSCSI
8 9 (12.00%) SNMP
8 9 (12.00%) Wireshark
9 8 (10.67%) NAS
9 8 (10.67%) tcpdump
9 8 (10.67%) Telnet
10 7 (9.33%) Network Security
11 2 (2.67%) Firewall
12 1 (1.33%) SSH
12 1 (1.33%) VLAN
12 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) MySQL
2 17 (22.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.67%) SQLPlus
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.00%) DB2
8 2 (2.67%) Big Data
8 2 (2.67%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.33%) Maven
3 8 (10.67%) Hudson
4 4 (5.33%) Toad
5 1 (1.33%) GitLab
5 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.33%) ProC
5 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.33%) WebPagetest
General
1 34 (45.33%) Finance
2 17 (22.67%) Banking
3 13 (17.33%) Retail
4 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (8.00%) Publishing
6 2 (2.67%) Back Office
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Analyst
1 16 (21.33%) Applications Support
2 15 (20.00%) Administrator
3 13 (17.33%) Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (10.67%) DBA
7 7 (9.33%) Linux Support
8 6 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) LAMP
2 13 (17.33%) POSIX
3 8 (10.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (10.67%) JDBC
3 8 (10.67%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (9.33%) GWT
5 5 (6.67%) Middleware
5 5 (6.67%) Web Services
5 5 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (2.67%) FreeMarker
6 2 (2.67%) SOAP
6 2 (2.67%) XSLT
7 1 (1.33%) Django
7 1 (1.33%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.33%) ELK Stack
7 1 (1.33%) HTML
7 1 (1.33%) Node.js
7 1 (1.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Clustering
2 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.67%) Cryptography
4 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (6.67%) Replication
6 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.33%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 70 (93.33%) Linux
2 31 (41.33%) Windows
3 25 (33.33%) Unix
4 19 (25.33%) CentOS
5 15 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (17.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 13 (17.33%) Windows Server
7 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (8.00%) Solaris
10 4 (5.33%) AIX
10 4 (5.33%) SUSE
11 2 (2.67%) Debian
11 2 (2.67%) Fedora
12 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) ITIL
2 23 (30.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.00%) High Availability
4 11 (14.67%) ERP
5 10 (13.33%) Migration
5 10 (13.33%) SDLC
6 9 (12.00%) OO
7 8 (10.67%) Incident Management
7 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.67%) Memory Management
7 8 (10.67%) Network Management
7 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (10.67%) Wealth Management
8 7 (9.33%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.00%) Content Management
9 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.00%) Bash Shell
2 42 (56.00%) sed
3 38 (50.67%) Perl
3 38 (50.67%) Shell Script
4 35 (46.67%) SQL
5 31 (41.33%) Java
6 27 (36.00%) Korn
7 16 (21.33%) C++
7 16 (21.33%) Python
8 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (13.33%) C
10 8 (10.67%) Ruby
11 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
12 5 (6.67%) C-shell
13 4 (5.33%) Bourne shell
13 4 (5.33%) PHP
14 3 (4.00%) C#
15 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
15 2 (2.67%) VBScript
16 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) RHCE
2 10 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (5.33%) RHCT
3 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) SAS 70
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.67%) NFS
4 8 (10.67%) iptables
4 8 (10.67%) Postfix
4 8 (10.67%) Squid
4 8 (10.67%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.67%) Firmware
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.67%) Docker
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.33%) Gluster
7 1 (1.33%) KVM
7 1 (1.33%) Varnish
7 1 (1.33%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.33%) Xen
7 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Nagios
2 13 (17.33%) Puppet
3 9 (12.00%) Data Guard
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (10.67%) Nmap
5 6 (8.00%) ZABBIX
6 5 (6.67%) Hyperic
6 5 (6.67%) logstash
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (6.67%) vMotion
7 4 (5.33%) HP SIM
8 2 (2.67%) Ansible
8 2 (2.67%) cPanel
8 2 (2.67%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.33%) Salt
9 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 32 (42.67%) Oracle
3 23 (30.67%) VMware
4 11 (14.67%) NetApp
5 10 (13.33%) EMC
6 8 (10.67%) Novell
6 8 (10.67%) SAP
7 7 (9.33%) Google
8 6 (8.00%) HP
8 6 (8.00%) IBM
8 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.67%) F5
10 3 (4.00%) Remedy
10 3 (4.00%) Symantec
11 2 (2.67%) Adobe
11 2 (2.67%) Citrix
11 2 (2.67%) CommVault
11 2 (2.67%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.67%) Murex
11 2 (2.67%) Splunk
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