Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWK
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1069 1137 1111
Rank change year-on-year +68 -26 +5
Permanent jobs citing AWK 52 34 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.020% 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.064% 0.036% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 54
England median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £40,625 £38,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,500 £58,625
UK median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 81,682 93,156 92,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.04% 55.36% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 68,412 77,516 80,479
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +71 29 £75,000 +50.00% 9
East of England +44 14 £71,250 +23.91% 1
North of England +44 5 £43,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £43,000 -
South East +21 4 £64,500 +4.88% 1
AWK
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 47 (90.38%) Linux
2 44 (84.62%) Bash Shell
3 39 (75.00%) Unix
3 39 (75.00%) Oracle
4 31 (59.62%) Java
4 31 (59.62%) Shell Script
5 21 (40.38%) Oracle Database
6 20 (38.46%) Perl
7 19 (36.54%) Python
8 17 (32.69%) Windows
8 17 (32.69%) SQL
9 16 (30.77%) Web Services
9 16 (30.77%) SAN
9 16 (30.77%) Back Office
9 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
9 16 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (28.85%) Internet
10 15 (28.85%) WebLogic
11 14 (26.92%) JMS
11 14 (26.92%) Sun
11 14 (26.92%) Low Latency
12 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 13 (25.00%) IBM
12 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 13 (25.00%) JBoss
12 13 (25.00%) VMware
12 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (23.08%) Front Office
13 12 (23.08%) Migration
13 12 (23.08%) ActiveMQ

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 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 15 (28.85%) WebLogic
3 13 (25.00%) JBoss
4 12 (23.08%) GlassFish
4 12 (23.08%) MQSeries
4 12 (23.08%) Oracle Coherence
5 11 (21.15%) OpenStack
5 11 (21.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.85%) Kondor
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
1 12 (23.08%) IaaS
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (17.31%) PaaS
2 9 (17.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) SAN
2 15 (28.85%) Internet
3 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (21.15%) DNS
4 11 (21.15%) Reverse Proxy
4 11 (21.15%) VPN
5 10 (19.23%) Firewall
6 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (7.69%) FTP
7 2 (3.85%) BGP
7 2 (3.85%) OSPF
7 2 (3.85%) VRRP
7 2 (3.85%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.92%) Multicast
8 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.85%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Maven
1 5 (9.62%) Subversion
2 3 (5.77%) Ant
2 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) Firebug
4 1 (1.92%) Hudson
4 1 (1.92%) JMeter
4 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) The Grinder
General
1 16 (30.77%) Back Office
2 12 (23.08%) Front Office
3 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 11 (21.15%) Finance
4 10 (19.23%) General Ledger
5 9 (17.31%) French Language
5 9 (17.31%) German Language
5 9 (17.31%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Architect
2 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (19.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 7 (13.46%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Development Specialist
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Lead Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Linux Support
7 4 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) Web Services
2 14 (26.92%) JMS
3 12 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (23.08%) EJB
3 12 (23.08%) EJB 3.0
3 12 (23.08%) HornetQ
3 12 (23.08%) Java EE
3 12 (23.08%) Java SE
3 12 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (13.46%) XML
5 4 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (7.69%) JSON
5 4 (7.69%) Middleware
5 4 (7.69%) RESTful
6 3 (5.77%) J2EE
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (3.85%) XSLT
8 1 (1.92%) Spring
8 1 (1.92%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (21.15%) Replication
4 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 8 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (7.69%) Equities
6 4 (7.69%) SWIFT
7 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Linux
2 39 (75.00%) Unix
3 17 (32.69%) Windows
4 8 (15.38%) Solaris
5 4 (7.69%) CentOS
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Low Latency
2 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
3 12 (23.08%) Migration
4 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.15%) SOA
5 10 (19.23%) DevOps
5 10 (19.23%) Service Management
6 9 (17.31%) Presales
6 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 8 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 8 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 8 (15.38%) Trend Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
8 6 (11.54%) Project Management
9 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) Bash Shell
2 31 (59.62%) Java
2 31 (59.62%) Shell Script
3 20 (38.46%) Perl
4 19 (36.54%) Python
5 17 (32.69%) SQL
6 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (23.08%) sed
8 9 (17.31%) C#
9 8 (15.38%) C++
9 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 6 (11.54%) Korn
11 4 (7.69%) Bourne shell
12 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
13 2 (3.85%) C-shell
13 2 (3.85%) Ruby
14 1 (1.92%) PHP
14 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) AWS Certification
3 5 (9.62%) Master's Degree
4 4 (7.69%) OCA
4 4 (7.69%) OCP
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (7.69%) RHCE
4 4 (7.69%) RHCSA
5 2 (3.85%) CCNA
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PMO
1 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
1 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.69%) GlusterFS
2 4 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (5.77%) Docker
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (23.08%) Puppet
2 8 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (3.85%) Ansible
4 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.92%) Grafana
5 1 (1.92%) Opsview
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) Sun
3 13 (25.00%) IBM
3 13 (25.00%) VMware
4 12 (23.08%) GoldenSource
5 10 (19.23%) Bloomberg
5 10 (19.23%) Reuters
6 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.38%) Solace
8 6 (11.54%) Sybase
9 4 (7.69%) Brocade
9 4 (7.69%) Centrify
9 4 (7.69%) EMC
9 4 (7.69%) HP
9 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.69%) StorageTek
9 4 (7.69%) Veritas
10 2 (3.85%) Arista
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco
10 2 (3.85%) TIBCO