Period
to 20 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWK
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1104 1076 1111
Rank change year-on-year -28 +35 +14
Permanent jobs citing AWK 34 79 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.047% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.089% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 117
England median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £39,375 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 90,389 89,022 102,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.76% 53.26% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 75,910 77,046 89,134
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 January 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 January 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
London -14 20 £50,000 +25.00% 10
South East +26 6 £61,500 +36.67% 1
South West - 5 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +28 1 £42,500 -34.62%
Midlands +23 1 £42,500 -34.62%
North of England -4 1 - -
East of England -11 1 £57,500 +15.00% 2
North West -11 1 - -
AWK
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 across the England region with a requirement for AWK.

1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 20 (58.82%) Perl
4 18 (52.94%) sed
5 17 (50.00%) Oracle
5 17 (50.00%) Unix
6 15 (44.12%) Java
7 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
8 13 (38.24%) Python
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 10 (29.41%) C
9 10 (29.41%) C++
9 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (29.41%) Validation
10 9 (26.47%) Change Management
10 9 (26.47%) Solaris
10 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
11 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
11 8 (23.53%) XML
11 8 (23.53%) Apache
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) Finance
12 7 (20.59%) Change Control
12 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (20.59%) Subversion
12 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
12 7 (20.59%) Computer Science

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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Doxygen
2 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (11.76%) Kondor
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Akamai
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) FTP
2 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) Wireless
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.94%) OSPF
5 1 (2.94%) SNMP
5 1 (2.94%) TACACS
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.76%) Maven
5 3 (8.82%) GCC
5 3 (8.82%) GDB
5 3 (8.82%) JIRA
5 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
5 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
5 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.88%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.94%) JMeter
7 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
7 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Back Office
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.82%) Front Office
4 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (2.94%) Law
6 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Kondor Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) TIBCO Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) JMS
2 4 (11.76%) LAMP
2 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) XSLT
3 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) STL
4 2 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Video on Demand
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
5 2 (5.88%) Verilog
6 1 (2.94%) ASIC
6 1 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) Fintech
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (2.94%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) SystemC
6 1 (2.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (26.47%) Solaris
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 4 (11.76%) CentOS
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) Debian
7 1 (2.94%) SUSE
7 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
1 10 (29.41%) Validation
2 9 (26.47%) Change Management
3 7 (20.59%) Change Control
3 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
4 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Benchmarking
6 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) Server Hardening
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) Perl
3 18 (52.94%) sed
4 15 (44.12%) Java
5 14 (41.18%) Shell Script
6 13 (38.24%) Python
7 10 (29.41%) C
7 10 (29.41%) C++
8 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
9 5 (14.71%) C#
9 5 (14.71%) Korn
9 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
9 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
10 4 (11.76%) Bourne shell
11 3 (8.82%) VBA
11 3 (8.82%) VBScript
12 2 (5.88%) Tcl
13 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
13 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
2 4 (11.76%) RHCE
2 4 (11.76%) RHCSA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) OCA
4 1 (2.94%) OCP
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (11.76%) GlusterFS
2 4 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Cacti
1 6 (17.65%) Nagios
2 5 (14.71%) Ansible
3 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.71%) EMC
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Brocade
4 4 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Misys
4 4 (11.76%) StorageTek
4 4 (11.76%) Sun
4 4 (11.76%) Sybase
4 4 (11.76%) TIBCO
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
5 3 (8.82%) Bloomberg
5 3 (8.82%) Reuters
6 2 (5.88%) Cadence
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) IBM