The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for AWK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWK
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 444 466
Rank change year-on-year +65 +22  
Permanent jobs citing AWK 13 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.011% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.020% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £55,000 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 - £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  

AWK is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8040 9806 10397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.74% 53.35% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7013 8758 8876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing AWK as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for AWK in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for AWK in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWK in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for AWK in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Berkshire - 10 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
AWK
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for AWK.

1 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 11 (73.33%) Shell Script
2 11 (73.33%) Korn
3 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) sed
3 8 (53.33%) SDLC
3 8 (53.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (53.33%) Tivoli
3 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (53.33%) RUP
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) HTTP
3 8 (53.33%) DB2
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Ab Initio
3 8 (53.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) High Availability
6 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
6 4 (26.67%) IBM Integration Bus

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (53.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Unix Support
1 6 (40.00%) Unix Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
2 5 (33.33%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Analogue IC Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Database Manager
6 1 (6.67%) DBA Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (26.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Verilog
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) CentOS
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) RUP
2 8 (53.33%) SDLC
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL V2
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) QMS
5 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (20.00%) Server Hardening
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 11 (73.33%) Korn
2 11 (73.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (53.33%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) sed
4 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (13.33%) Tcl
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) OCA
2 3 (20.00%) OCP
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (20.00%) RHCE
2 3 (20.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (20.00%) GlusterFS
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Ab Initio
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Brocade
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Cadence