Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWK
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1100 1089 1180
Rank change year-on-year -11 +91 -58
Permanent jobs citing AWK 39 64 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.039% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.044% 0.070% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 33
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +6.32% +3.26%
10th Percentile £6,250 £22,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,500 £57,200
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +8.91% +3.59% +5.98%

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 89,150 92,084 98,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.06% 55.57% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74,514 76,896 85,809
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,533
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +24 15 £6,500 - 3
London +18 14 £70,000 +38.61% 1
South East +3 7 £57,500 +4.55%
Yorkshire +41 3 £43,000 -
North of England +24 3 £43,000 - 1
AWK
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) Unix
2 29 (74.36%) Oracle
3 27 (69.23%) Perl
4 26 (66.67%) Bash Shell
5 24 (61.54%) Shell Script
6 17 (43.59%) Solaris
7 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
8 15 (38.46%) Python
8 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
9 14 (35.90%) Korn
10 12 (30.77%) SQL
11 11 (28.21%) Java
12 10 (25.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (25.64%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (25.64%) Degree
12 10 (25.64%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (25.64%) Data Guard
12 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
12 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (25.64%) C-shell
12 10 (25.64%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (20.51%) sed
13 8 (20.51%) Windows
14 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
14 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
14 7 (17.95%) SAN
14 7 (17.95%) Internet

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 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
3 4 (10.26%) SAS
4 3 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 3 (7.69%) MQSeries
4 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.56%) Kondor
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (7.69%) IaaS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
1 7 (17.95%) SAN
1 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (10.26%) OSPF
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) FTP
3 3 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) BGP
4 2 (5.13%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.13%) SNMP
4 2 (5.13%) TACACS
4 2 (5.13%) VRRP
4 2 (5.13%) VXLAN
4 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.56%) Extranet
5 1 (2.56%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (10.26%) Data Lake
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) OLAP
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) SAS EBI
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Maven
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Ant
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Firebug
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.56%) The Grinder
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Back Office
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) French Language
4 2 (5.13%) German Language
4 2 (5.13%) Swedish Language
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Administrator
2 10 (25.64%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (25.64%) Solaris Administrator
2 10 (25.64%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
3 4 (10.26%) DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) JSON
3 4 (10.26%) JMS
4 3 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (7.69%) EJB
4 3 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (7.69%) HornetQ
4 3 (7.69%) J2EE
4 3 (7.69%) Java EE
4 3 (7.69%) Java SE
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.56%) scikit-learn
6 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) Equities
3 3 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 29 (74.36%) Unix
3 17 (43.59%) Solaris
4 8 (20.51%) Windows
5 4 (10.26%) CentOS
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (25.64%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.26%) Benchmarking
5 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.26%) QMS
5 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
5 4 (10.26%) Server Hardening
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) Perl
2 26 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 24 (61.54%) Shell Script
4 15 (38.46%) Python
5 14 (35.90%) Korn
6 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) Java
8 10 (25.64%) C-shell
9 8 (20.51%) sed
10 4 (10.26%) Bourne shell
10 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
10 4 (10.26%) Ruby
11 1 (2.56%) HiveQL
11 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.56%) PHP
11 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) CCNA
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.26%) OCA
2 4 (10.26%) OCP
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (10.26%) RHCE
2 4 (10.26%) RHCSA
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
4 2 (5.13%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) GlusterFS
2 4 (10.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Data Guard
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (12.82%) Ansible
3 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (10.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.56%) Grafana
5 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) Rancher
5 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) EMC
3 5 (12.82%) IBM
3 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Brocade
4 4 (10.26%) Centrify
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) StorageTek
4 4 (10.26%) Sun
4 4 (10.26%) Sybase
4 4 (10.26%) Veritas
5 3 (7.69%) Talend
6 2 (5.13%) Arista
6 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.13%) F5
6 2 (5.13%) McAfee
6 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics