The table below looks at the statistics for sed skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited sed over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
sed
Rank 891 933 950
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +17
Permanent jobs citing sed 20 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.033% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.039% 0.064% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 25
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £38,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-47.09% +61.45%

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
51390 56383 63151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.33% 51.39% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44488 47983 53937
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 £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

sed
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing sed as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

sed Salary Histogram in the UK

sed
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +31 20 £52,500 -
London +34 13 £53,750 +2.38%
South East +33 4 - -
Yorkshire +17 2 - -
South West +5 2 £20,500 -62.72%
Surrey +2 2 - -
Guildford 0 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £20,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £48,750 -
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £20,500 -
Brighton - 2 - -
Doncaster - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -

sed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing sed 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 sed.

1 54 (90.00%) AWK
2 52 (86.67%) Linux
3 38 (63.33%) Bash Shell
4 33 (55.00%) Perl
5 30 (50.00%) SQL
5 30 (50.00%) DNS
5 30 (50.00%) Finance
6 29 (48.33%) Oracle
7 28 (46.67%) Shell Script
8 27 (45.00%) LAMP
8 27 (45.00%) VMware
8 27 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (43.33%) Red Hat
10 25 (41.67%) DHCP
11 24 (40.00%) ITIL
12 23 (38.33%) Clustering
13 22 (36.67%) MySQL
13 22 (36.67%) RHCE
13 22 (36.67%) Oracle Database
14 20 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 20 (33.33%) Java
14 20 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (31.67%) Tomcat
15 19 (31.67%) High Availability
16 18 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (30.00%) Incident Management
16 18 (30.00%) C
17 17 (28.33%) Windows
17 17 (28.33%) NetApp
17 17 (28.33%) NFS

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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 19 (31.67%) Tomcat
2 14 (23.33%) Apache
3 11 (18.33%) JBoss
4 10 (16.67%) Liferay
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
6 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.33%) Magento
2 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.00%) DNS
2 25 (41.67%) DHCP
3 16 (26.67%) iSCSI
3 16 (26.67%) SSL
3 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (23.33%) SAN
4 14 (23.33%) SMTP
5 13 (21.67%) LDAP
6 12 (20.00%) HTTP
7 10 (16.67%) NAS
7 10 (16.67%) SNMP
7 10 (16.67%) tcpdump
7 10 (16.67%) Telnet
8 6 (10.00%) Firewall
9 5 (8.33%) VLAN
9 5 (8.33%) VPN
10 3 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (3.33%) FTP
11 2 (3.33%) SSH
12 1 (1.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) MySQL
1 22 (36.67%) Oracle Database
2 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Big Data
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.33%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (1.67%) GitLab
3 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.67%) ProC
3 1 (1.67%) Toad
3 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (25.00%) Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Marketing
6 2 (3.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.67%) Front Office
7 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Administrator
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (16.67%) Linux Scripter
5 9 (15.00%) DBA
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (15.00%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Relationships Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Relationship Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.00%) LAMP
2 10 (16.67%) JDBC
2 10 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 5 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) FreeMarker
4 2 (3.33%) SOAP
4 2 (3.33%) XSLT
5 1 (1.67%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Clustering
2 10 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Replication
5 5 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.67%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.67%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 52 (86.67%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 18 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (28.33%) Windows
5 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (15.00%) CentOS
7 9 (15.00%) SUSE
7 9 (15.00%) Unix
8 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.33%) Debian
10 2 (3.33%) Fedora
11 1 (1.67%) AIX
11 1 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.67%) Solaris
11 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) ITIL
2 20 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (31.67%) High Availability
4 18 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 12 (20.00%) Migration
6 10 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 10 (16.67%) Memory Management
6 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 9 (15.00%) Patch Management
7 9 (15.00%) Performance Management
7 9 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (15.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (5.00%) Competitive Intelligence
9 2 (3.33%) Data Mapping
9 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.33%) Data Validation
9 2 (3.33%) Open Source
9 2 (3.33%) Server Building
9 2 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (90.00%) AWK
2 38 (63.33%) Bash Shell
3 33 (55.00%) Perl
4 30 (50.00%) SQL
5 28 (46.67%) Shell Script
6 20 (33.33%) Java
7 18 (30.00%) C
8 12 (20.00%) Python
9 9 (15.00%) Bourne shell
10 6 (10.00%) C++
10 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
11 4 (6.67%) Korn
11 4 (6.67%) Ruby
12 3 (5.00%) C#
13 2 (3.33%) PHP
14 1 (1.67%) COBOL
14 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) RHCE
2 14 (23.33%) Degree
3 12 (20.00%) RHCT
4 8 (13.33%) MCSE
4 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.00%) CCNA
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.00%) MCITP
6 3 (5.00%) NCDA
6 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) SAS 70
System Software
1 27 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (28.33%) NFS
2 17 (28.33%) VMware ESX
3 10 (16.67%) Firmware
3 10 (16.67%) iptables
3 10 (16.67%) Postfix
3 10 (16.67%) Squid
4 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.00%) XenApp
6 2 (3.33%) Docker
6 2 (3.33%) KVM
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.67%) Ceph
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.67%) QEMU
7 1 (1.67%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.67%) vSphere
7 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) Nagios
2 14 (23.33%) Puppet
2 14 (23.33%) vMotion
3 10 (16.67%) Nmap
4 9 (15.00%) Data Guard
4 9 (15.00%) HP SIM
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
6 5 (8.33%) Hyperic
6 5 (8.33%) logstash
7 3 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (3.33%) Ansible
8 2 (3.33%) cPanel
8 2 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Salt
9 1 (1.67%) systemd
9 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Oracle
2 27 (45.00%) VMware
3 26 (43.33%) Red Hat
4 17 (28.33%) NetApp
5 14 (23.33%) HP
6 12 (20.00%) EMC
7 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.67%) Novell
7 10 (16.67%) SAP
8 5 (8.33%) F5
8 5 (8.33%) IBM
8 5 (8.33%) Symantec
9 4 (6.67%) Citrix
10 3 (5.00%) Remedy
11 2 (3.33%) CommVault
11 2 (3.33%) Fujitsu
11 2 (3.33%) Murex
12 1 (1.67%) Brocade
12 1 (1.67%) Percona
12 1 (1.67%) Splunk