The table below looks at the statistics for sed skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited sed over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
sed
Rank 835 784 807
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +23
Permanent jobs citing sed 68 80 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.073% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 62
Average salary £38,436 £58,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.57% +22.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +10.00%

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
59166 57408 63806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.27% 52.61% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49645 49323 56050
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

sed
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing sed within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

sed
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing sed within the UK.

sed Salary Trend in the UK

sed
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing sed over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

sed Salary Histogram in the UK

sed
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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 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 -25 65 £38,436 -35.94% 4
London -37 48 £40,000 -33.33% 2
South East +2 7 - - 2
North East - 6 £24,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £24,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £24,000 -
Berkshire - 4 - - 2
Reading - 4 - - 2
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 £47,500 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
City of London -51 1 £42,500 -34.61% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

sed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing sed 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 sed.

1 82 (79.61%) Linux
2 79 (76.70%) AWK
3 60 (58.25%) UNIX
4 57 (55.34%) Shell Script
5 56 (54.37%) Perl
5 56 (54.37%) Bash Shell
6 52 (50.49%) SQL
7 46 (44.66%) CentOS
8 39 (37.86%) Java
9 37 (35.92%) MySQL
10 36 (34.95%) Red Hat
11 34 (33.01%) Python
12 33 (32.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (31.07%) Oracle
14 30 (29.13%) Windows
15 27 (26.21%) SSH
16 26 (25.24%) Bourne shell
16 26 (25.24%) Apache
17 25 (24.27%) Ethernet
17 25 (24.27%) Korn
18 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
19 22 (21.36%) C
20 21 (20.39%) CSS
21 20 (19.42%) HTML
21 20 (19.42%) PHP
22 19 (18.45%) Puppet
23 18 (17.48%) Degree
23 18 (17.48%) C++
23 18 (17.48%) Clustering
24 17 (16.50%) tcpdump

sed
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing sed 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 sed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (25.24%) Apache
2 15 (14.56%) Moodle
3 11 (10.68%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.88%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.94%) Drupal
6 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.21%) SSH
2 25 (24.27%) Ethernet
3 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
4 17 (16.50%) tcpdump
5 16 (15.53%) Wireshark
5 16 (15.53%) LDAP
6 15 (14.56%) SAN
7 10 (9.71%) HTTP
7 10 (9.71%) Ethereal
8 9 (8.74%) SNMP
9 8 (7.77%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (5.83%) FTP
11 4 (3.88%) SMTP
11 4 (3.88%) Internet
12 3 (2.91%) Firewall
12 3 (2.91%) DMZ
12 3 (2.91%) HTTPS
12 3 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.92%) MySQL
2 14 (13.59%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
3 13 (12.62%) Big Data
3 13 (12.62%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.74%) DB2
4 9 (8.74%) HBase
5 6 (5.83%) Redis
6 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.74%) Hudson
4 2 (1.94%) Emacs
4 2 (1.94%) GCC
4 2 (1.94%) GDB
5 1 (0.97%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (0.97%) ANTLR
5 1 (0.97%) JUnit
5 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Electronics
3 2 (1.94%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Analyst
2 24 (23.30%) Administrator
3 21 (20.39%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (15.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (15.53%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (14.56%) Systems Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) Development Analyst
5 15 (14.56%) Systems Development Analyst
6 13 (12.62%) DBA
6 13 (12.62%) Programmer
6 13 (12.62%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (9.71%) Customer Support Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Customer Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Support Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) CSS
2 20 (19.42%) HTML
3 16 (15.53%) J2EE
4 15 (14.56%) Regular Expression
5 9 (8.74%) SOAP
6 8 (7.77%) XML
7 7 (6.80%) Ajax
8 6 (5.83%) jQuery
8 6 (5.83%) LAMP
9 4 (3.88%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (2.91%) XSD
10 3 (2.91%) XSLT
11 1 (0.97%) POSIX
11 1 (0.97%) CGI
11 1 (0.97%) Mason
11 1 (0.97%) Guice
11 1 (0.97%) HTML5
11 1 (0.97%) REST
11 1 (0.97%) CSS3
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Clustering
2 15 (14.56%) E-Learning
2 15 (14.56%) Learning Management System
2 15 (14.56%) VLE
3 14 (13.59%) Firmware
4 13 (12.62%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.74%) Open Source
6 6 (5.83%) Equities
7 5 (4.85%) Replication
8 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.97%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.97%) HACMP
9 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.97%) Statistics
9 1 (0.97%) Physics
9 1 (0.97%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.97%) LPAR
9 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 82 (79.61%) Linux
2 60 (58.25%) UNIX
3 46 (44.66%) CentOS
4 33 (32.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (29.13%) Windows
6 16 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (15.53%) SUSE
7 14 (13.59%) Ubuntu
8 10 (9.71%) Fedora
9 7 (6.80%) Debian
10 4 (3.88%) AIX
10 4 (3.88%) Solaris
11 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.97%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
2 15 (14.56%) Data Modelling
2 15 (14.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (13.59%) DevOps
4 13 (12.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (12.62%) Problem Management
4 13 (12.62%) Performance Management
5 11 (10.68%) Analytics
6 10 (9.71%) Network Architecture
6 10 (9.71%) Performance Testing
6 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (8.74%) Software Architecture
7 9 (8.74%) Video Analytics
7 9 (8.74%) Project Management
8 7 (6.80%) Web Development
9 4 (3.88%) ITIL
9 4 (3.88%) Migration
10 3 (2.91%) ITSM
10 3 (2.91%) Service Management
10 3 (2.91%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (76.70%) AWK
2 57 (55.34%) Shell Script
3 56 (54.37%) Perl
3 56 (54.37%) Bash Shell
4 52 (50.49%) SQL
5 39 (37.86%) Java
6 34 (33.01%) Python
7 26 (25.24%) Bourne shell
8 25 (24.27%) Korn
9 22 (21.36%) C
10 20 (19.42%) PHP
11 18 (17.48%) C++
12 16 (15.53%) C#
13 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
13 7 (6.80%) Ruby
14 2 (1.94%) C-shell
15 1 (0.97%) Scala
15 1 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) Degree
2 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
2 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.56%) Shibboleth
2 13 (12.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.88%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (3.88%) Samba
4 3 (2.91%) Cygwin
4 3 (2.91%) StorNext
5 2 (1.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.97%) KVM
6 1 (0.97%) RHEV
6 1 (0.97%) GPFS
6 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (18.45%) Puppet
2 15 (14.56%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (12.62%) Opsview
3 13 (12.62%) HP SIM
3 13 (12.62%) Data Guard
4 10 (9.71%) YUM
5 8 (7.77%) Nagios
6 5 (4.85%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (3.88%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (34.95%) Red Hat
2 32 (31.07%) Oracle
3 13 (12.62%) IBM
4 9 (8.74%) JBoss
5 8 (7.77%) CA
6 6 (5.83%) Sun
6 6 (5.83%) Zend
6 6 (5.83%) Vertica
7 4 (3.88%) EMC
7 4 (3.88%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.88%) VMware
8 3 (2.91%) Veritas
9 2 (1.94%) Splunk
9 2 (1.94%) HP
9 2 (1.94%) Sybase
10 1 (0.97%) SAP
10 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.97%) Google
10 1 (0.97%) Brocade
10 1 (0.97%) Hitachi
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