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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 873 854 869
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing AWK 37 116 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.072% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 90 69
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £75,250 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
51354 54953 58510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.57% 51.05% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44461 46887 49064
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

AWK Salary Histogram in the UK

AWK
Top 12 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 30 August 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
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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 -46 36 £47,500 +3.26% 3
London +5 25 £45,000 -18.18% 1
City of London +52 11 £43,000 +26.47% 1
East of England +5 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Bedfordshire -11 6 £46,250 +2.77%
Dunstable +6 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire - 5 £50,000 - 2
Watford - 3 £50,000 - 1
Ealing - 1 £55,000 -
Luton - 1 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 53 (84.13%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Shell Script
3 33 (52.38%) SQL
4 32 (50.79%) Perl
4 32 (50.79%) Bash Shell
5 29 (46.03%) Java
6 28 (44.44%) Windows
7 27 (42.86%) Oracle
7 27 (42.86%) Unix
7 27 (42.86%) Red Hat
8 26 (41.27%) Finance
9 25 (39.68%) sed
10 23 (36.51%) Korn
11 17 (26.98%) CentOS
11 17 (26.98%) Python
12 15 (23.81%) DNS
12 15 (23.81%) C++
13 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 14 (22.22%) ITIL
14 13 (20.63%) Banking
14 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database
15 12 (19.05%) SDLC
15 12 (19.05%) Maven
15 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
15 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (17.46%) OO
16 11 (17.46%) FTP
16 11 (17.46%) HTTP
16 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
16 11 (17.46%) Wireshark

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 10 (15.87%) Apache
2 7 (11.11%) CMS
2 7 (11.11%) nginx
3 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.94%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.76%) JBoss
6 2 (3.17%) Liferay
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.17%) Magento
2 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) DNS
2 11 (17.46%) FTP
2 11 (17.46%) HTTP
2 11 (17.46%) TCP/IP
2 11 (17.46%) Wireshark
3 9 (14.29%) Network Security
4 6 (9.52%) SAN
4 6 (9.52%) SMTP
5 5 (7.94%) LDAP
5 5 (7.94%) SNMP
6 4 (6.35%) SSL
7 3 (4.76%) DHCP
7 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
8 2 (3.17%) tcpdump
8 2 (3.17%) Telnet
9 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.59%) Firewall
9 1 (1.59%) Internet
9 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database
2 10 (15.87%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.70%) MySQL
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.35%) SQLPlus
7 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.17%) Big Data
8 2 (3.17%) BigQuery
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.59%) DB2
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Maven
2 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.94%) LoadRunner
4 4 (6.35%) Toad
5 2 (3.17%) Hudson
6 1 (1.59%) GitLab
6 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.59%) ProC
6 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.59%) WebPagetest
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Banking
3 10 (15.87%) Retail
4 8 (12.70%) Publishing
4 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Applications Support
4 9 (14.29%) Administrator
4 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.94%) C++/Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) DBA
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Telecoms Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (15.87%) POSIX
2 9 (14.29%) GWT
3 6 (9.52%) XML
4 5 (7.94%) LAMP
4 5 (7.94%) Middleware
5 3 (4.76%) XSLT
6 2 (3.17%) FreeMarker
6 2 (3.17%) JDBC
6 2 (3.17%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (3.17%) SOAP
6 2 (3.17%) Web Services
7 1 (1.59%) Django
7 1 (1.59%) Dropwizard
7 1 (1.59%) ELK Stack
7 1 (1.59%) HTML
7 1 (1.59%) MDX
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Clustering
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.59%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.59%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.59%) Equities
5 1 (1.59%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.59%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Linux
2 28 (44.44%) Windows
3 27 (42.86%) Unix
4 17 (26.98%) CentOS
5 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (11.11%) Solaris
8 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (7.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (3.17%) AIX
11 2 (3.17%) Debian
11 2 (3.17%) Fedora
11 2 (3.17%) SUSE
12 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (19.05%) SDLC
3 11 (17.46%) OO
4 10 (15.87%) Network Management
5 9 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (12.70%) ERP
7 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.11%) Content Management
7 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.94%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (6.35%) High Availability
10 4 (6.35%) Migration
10 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (6.35%) Regulatory Compliance
10 4 (6.35%) Service Management
11 3 (4.76%) DevOps
11 3 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) Shell Script
2 33 (52.38%) SQL
3 32 (50.79%) Bash Shell
3 32 (50.79%) Perl
4 29 (46.03%) Java
5 25 (39.68%) sed
6 23 (36.51%) Korn
7 17 (26.98%) Python
8 15 (23.81%) C++
9 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 8 (12.70%) Ruby
11 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
12 6 (9.52%) C-shell
13 4 (6.35%) C#
13 4 (6.35%) PHP
14 2 (3.17%) Bourne shell
14 2 (3.17%) C
14 2 (3.17%) VBScript
15 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
1 4 (6.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.17%) RHCE
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.76%) SLA
4 2 (3.17%) QA
5 1 (1.59%) SAS 70
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.35%) NFS
5 3 (4.76%) Firmware
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.17%) Docker
6 2 (3.17%) iptables
6 2 (3.17%) Postfix
6 2 (3.17%) Squid
6 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) Gluster
7 1 (1.59%) KVM
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.59%) Varnish
7 1 (1.59%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.59%) vSphere
7 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Data Guard
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Nagios
4 2 (3.17%) Ansible
4 2 (3.17%) cPanel
4 2 (3.17%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.17%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.17%) Nmap
4 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.59%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.59%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.59%) Kibana
5 1 (1.59%) logstash
5 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
1 27 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 10 (15.87%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Google
4 7 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) EMC
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.35%) NetApp
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
6 3 (4.76%) Remedy
6 3 (4.76%) Sun
7 2 (3.17%) CommVault
7 2 (3.17%) Fujitsu
7 2 (3.17%) Murex
7 2 (3.17%) Novell
7 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.17%) Splunk
7 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) Brocade
8 1 (1.59%) F5
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