The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Akamai products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Akamai over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Akamai Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 830 913 848
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -65
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 66 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.048% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 29
Average salary £61,500 £50,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,300 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +57.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51839 55739 53387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.97% 46.66% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41511 44782 43539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Akamai
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Akamai within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Akamai Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Akamai
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Akamai within the UK.

Akamai Salary Trend in the UK

Akamai
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Akamai over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Akamai Salary Histogram in the UK

Akamai
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 66 £61,500 +23.00% 2
London +49 38 £61,500 +23.00%
South East +30 15 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Leeds +18 10 £85,000 +30.76% 1
Yorkshire +16 10 £85,000 +30.76% 1
West Yorkshire +9 10 £85,000 +30.76% 1
Staines - 10 £48,750 -
Surrey - 10 £48,750 -
City of London +27 8 £62,500 +13.63%
East Sussex - 5 £47,500 -
Brighton - 5 £47,500 -
Luton - 3 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
East of England - 3 £32,500 -

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Akamai also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Akamai.

1 70 (63.06%) Linux
2 60 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (53.15%) DevOps
4 56 (50.45%) DNS
5 46 (41.44%) Apache
6 39 (35.14%) UNIX
7 38 (34.23%) Java
7 38 (34.23%) MySQL
8 36 (32.43%) Web Services
9 34 (30.63%) Windows
9 34 (30.63%) Python
9 34 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (27.03%) Ruby
10 30 (27.03%) Nagios
11 29 (26.13%) Tomcat
11 29 (26.13%) nginx
12 26 (23.42%) Ansible
13 23 (20.72%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (20.72%) Puppet
13 23 (20.72%) Oracle
13 23 (20.72%) Perl
14 22 (19.82%) PHP
14 22 (19.82%) Sitecore
14 22 (19.82%) Load Balancing
14 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
15 21 (18.92%) Bash Shell
15 21 (18.92%) OpenStack
15 21 (18.92%) Firewall
16 20 (18.02%) Shell Script
16 20 (18.02%) MongoDB

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Akamai also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Akamai. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (41.44%) Apache
2 29 (26.13%) Tomcat
2 29 (26.13%) nginx
3 21 (18.92%) OpenStack
4 16 (14.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 13 (11.71%) JBoss
6 10 (9.01%) IIS
7 8 (7.21%) Jetty
7 8 (7.21%) Node.js
7 8 (7.21%) CMS
7 8 (7.21%) CloudStack
8 6 (5.41%) Drupal
9 4 (3.60%) Apache Solr
9 4 (3.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.70%) Confluence
11 2 (1.80%) Lightstreamer
11 2 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (14.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 60 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (14.41%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (8.11%) Amazon S3
5 8 (7.21%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (7.21%) Heroku
5 8 (7.21%) Engine Yard
5 8 (7.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 6 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.70%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.80%) PaaS
10 1 (0.90%) IaaS
10 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (50.45%) DNS
2 21 (18.92%) Firewall
3 15 (13.51%) HTTP
3 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.61%) SSL
5 12 (10.81%) VLAN
6 10 (9.01%) OSPF
6 10 (9.01%) BGP
7 8 (7.21%) NAS
8 6 (5.41%) Network Security
8 6 (5.41%) Broadband
8 6 (5.41%) PBX
8 6 (5.41%) Ethernet
9 5 (4.50%) SAN
10 4 (3.60%) FTP
10 4 (3.60%) DHCP
11 2 (1.80%) Internet
12 1 (0.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.23%) MySQL
2 20 (18.02%) MongoDB
3 17 (15.32%) RDBMS
3 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
4 16 (14.41%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (14.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (12.61%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (7.21%) NoSQL
7 7 (6.31%) Redis
8 6 (5.41%) Couchbase
8 6 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.70%) Informix
11 1 (0.90%) DB2
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.61%) JIRA
4 12 (10.81%) Subversion
5 9 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (7.21%) Maven
6 8 (7.21%) Cucumber
6 8 (7.21%) Mockito
6 8 (7.21%) Hamcrest
7 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.50%) Gradle
9 2 (1.80%) RSpec
9 2 (1.80%) Hudson
9 2 (1.80%) Ant
10 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (13.51%) Marketing
2 12 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.11%) Banking
4 8 (7.21%) Publishing
5 7 (6.31%) Advertising
6 6 (5.41%) Finance
7 3 (2.70%) Games
8 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (10.81%) Technical Manager
3 11 (9.91%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Design Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Developer
5 9 (8.11%) Major Incident Manager
5 9 (8.11%) Incident Manager
6 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.41%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.50%) DevOps Specialist
9 5 (4.50%) Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Support
9 5 (4.50%) Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.43%) Web Services
2 14 (12.61%) Apache Flex
2 14 (12.61%) Spring
3 13 (11.71%) XML
4 10 (9.01%) HTML
4 10 (9.01%) Silverlight
4 10 (9.01%) MCollective
5 8 (7.21%) GWT
5 8 (7.21%) JSON
5 8 (7.21%) Grails
5 8 (7.21%) Hibernate
5 8 (7.21%) JDBC
5 8 (7.21%) Sensu
6 5 (4.50%) Akka
6 5 (4.50%) boto
6 5 (4.50%) Sinatra
6 5 (4.50%) Memcached
6 5 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (4.50%) OAuth
7 4 (3.60%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Over-the-Top Content
2 18 (16.22%) IPTV
3 16 (14.41%) Clustering
4 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Cloud
5 8 (7.21%) Video on Demand
5 8 (7.21%) Device Driver
6 5 (4.50%) User Experience
7 4 (3.60%) HP StorageWorks
7 4 (3.60%) CMDB
8 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.70%) iPad
8 3 (2.70%) Open Source
9 2 (1.80%) Wiki
9 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.80%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.90%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 70 (63.06%) Linux
2 39 (35.14%) UNIX
3 34 (30.63%) Windows
4 15 (13.51%) CentOS
5 9 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.11%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.60%) Android
6 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.80%) Solaris
8 1 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) DevOps
2 34 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.82%) Load Balancing
4 19 (17.12%) E-Commerce
5 16 (14.41%) Content Management
6 13 (11.71%) Configuration Management
7 12 (10.81%) Scrum
8 11 (9.91%) Network Design
8 11 (9.91%) ITIL
9 10 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (7.21%) TDD
10 8 (7.21%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.21%) Security Management
10 8 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (6.31%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.41%) Release Management
12 6 (5.41%) HOOD
12 6 (5.41%) Project Management
12 6 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) Java
2 34 (30.63%) Python
3 30 (27.03%) Ruby
4 23 (20.72%) Perl
5 22 (19.82%) PHP
6 21 (18.92%) Bash Shell
7 20 (18.02%) Shell Script
8 17 (15.32%) SQL
9 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
10 10 (9.01%) Korn
11 8 (7.21%) Groovy
11 8 (7.21%) Scala
12 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.80%) AWK
13 2 (1.80%) sed
14 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.01%) Docker
2 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.50%) Varnish
5 4 (3.60%) vSphere
5 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.80%) Squid
7 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 30 (27.03%) Nagios
2 26 (23.42%) Ansible
3 23 (20.72%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (20.72%) Puppet
4 16 (14.41%) collectd
5 8 (7.21%) Cobbler
5 8 (7.21%) Opsview
5 8 (7.21%) Graphite
6 5 (4.50%) SCOM
7 4 (3.60%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.60%) Cacti
7 4 (3.60%) SCCM
8 3 (2.70%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.80%) TeamSite
9 2 (1.80%) Check_MK
9 2 (1.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Oracle
2 22 (19.82%) Sitecore
3 18 (16.22%) ForgeRock
4 17 (15.32%) VMware
5 16 (14.41%) Remedy
5 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
6 15 (13.51%) Red Hat
7 12 (10.81%) ServiceNow
8 10 (9.01%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 8 (7.21%) F5
10 6 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (5.41%) Cisco
10 6 (5.41%) Adobe
10 6 (5.41%) Dell
10 6 (5.41%) QNAP
11 5 (4.50%) HP
11 5 (4.50%) NetApp
12 4 (3.60%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.60%) Eloqua
12 4 (3.60%) Omniture
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