Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AWK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWK over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWK
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1082 1100 1145
Rank change year-on-year +18 +45 -27
Permanent jobs citing AWK 51 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.033% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.060% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 45
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +1.06%
10th Percentile £6,250 £34,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £58,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.91% +6.32% +1.06%

AWK is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 84,986 90,555 95,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.78% 55.36% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 71,203 74,806 82,995
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

AWK
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AWK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWK in England

AWK
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWK in England.

Salary trend for AWK in England

AWK
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWK in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for AWK in England

AWK
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +37 25 £25,750 -55.22%
London +23 17 £70,000 +38.61% 3
South East -3 6 £57,500 -6.50%
North of England +50 3 £43,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £43,000 - 1
AWK
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing AWK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for AWK.

1 45 (88.24%) Linux
2 41 (80.39%) Unix
2 41 (80.39%) Bash Shell
3 40 (78.43%) Oracle
4 39 (76.47%) Shell Script
5 31 (60.78%) Perl
6 22 (43.14%) Java
6 22 (43.14%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (39.22%) Windows
8 18 (35.29%) Solaris
8 18 (35.29%) Python
8 18 (35.29%) Web Services
8 18 (35.29%) Internet
8 18 (35.29%) SAN
8 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
8 18 (35.29%) WebSphere
9 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 17 (33.33%) WebLogic
9 17 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 16 (31.37%) Migration
10 16 (31.37%) JMS
10 16 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (29.41%) Degree
11 15 (29.41%) Puppet
11 15 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (29.41%) JBoss
11 15 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (27.45%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (27.45%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (27.45%) MQSeries

AWK
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 17 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 15 (29.41%) JBoss
4 14 (27.45%) GlassFish
4 14 (27.45%) MQSeries
5 13 (25.49%) OpenStack
5 13 (25.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (3.92%) SAS
7 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.92%) Kondor
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (27.45%) AWS CloudFormation
2 14 (27.45%) IaaS
2 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (19.61%) PaaS
3 10 (19.61%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Internet
1 18 (35.29%) SAN
1 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 13 (25.49%) DNS
2 13 (25.49%) Reverse Proxy
2 13 (25.49%) VPN
3 11 (21.57%) Firewall
4 5 (9.80%) OSPF
5 4 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (7.84%) FTP
6 3 (5.88%) BGP
6 3 (5.88%) VRRP
6 3 (5.88%) VXLAN
7 2 (3.92%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.92%) SNMP
7 2 (3.92%) TACACS
7 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.96%) Extranet
8 1 (1.96%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.92%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.92%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.96%) DB2
7 1 (1.96%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Maven
1 5 (9.80%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) Ant
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.96%) Firebug
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.96%) The Grinder
General
1 11 (21.57%) French Language
1 11 (21.57%) German Language
1 11 (21.57%) Swedish Language
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Back Office
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Electronics
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Architect
2 13 (25.49%) Administrator
2 13 (25.49%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (19.61%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Solaris Administrator
3 10 (19.61%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Support
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) DBA
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) Web Services
2 16 (31.37%) JMS
3 14 (27.45%) ActiveMQ
3 14 (27.45%) EJB
3 14 (27.45%) EJB 3.0
3 14 (27.45%) HornetQ
3 14 (27.45%) Java EE
3 14 (27.45%) Java SE
3 14 (27.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (11.76%) JSON
4 6 (11.76%) XML
5 4 (7.84%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (7.84%) RESTful
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (3.92%) Middleware
7 2 (3.92%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (3.92%) XSLT
8 1 (1.96%) Spring
8 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (27.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (25.49%) Replication
4 10 (19.61%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
6 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
7 4 (7.84%) Equities
7 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
7 4 (7.84%) SWIFT
8 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
8 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Linux
2 41 (80.39%) Unix
3 20 (39.22%) Windows
4 18 (35.29%) Solaris
5 4 (7.84%) CentOS
5 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 16 (31.37%) Migration
3 15 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (27.45%) Deployment Automation
5 13 (25.49%) SOA
6 10 (19.61%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (19.61%) Presales
7 6 (11.76%) Change Management
8 4 (7.84%) Benchmarking
8 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) Quality Management
8 4 (7.84%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) Bash Shell
2 39 (76.47%) Shell Script
3 31 (60.78%) Perl
4 22 (43.14%) Java
5 18 (35.29%) Python
6 14 (27.45%) Korn
6 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
6 14 (27.45%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) C-shell
7 10 (19.61%) sed
8 4 (7.84%) Bourne shell
8 4 (7.84%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) AWS Certification
3 7 (13.73%) Master's Degree
4 5 (9.80%) CCNA
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.84%) OCA
5 4 (7.84%) OCP
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (7.84%) RHCE
5 4 (7.84%) RHCSA
6 3 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 9 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (7.84%) GlusterFS
3 4 (7.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (5.88%) Docker
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (29.41%) Puppet
2 10 (19.61%) Data Guard
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (9.80%) Ansible
4 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (7.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.96%) Grafana
6 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) IBM
2 13 (25.49%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.76%) EMC
4 6 (11.76%) Sybase
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) Brocade
6 4 (7.84%) Centrify
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) StorageTek
6 4 (7.84%) Sun
6 4 (7.84%) Veritas
7 3 (5.88%) Arista
8 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.92%) F5
8 2 (3.92%) Misys
8 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.92%) Talend