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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Akamai
Rank 843 832 855
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 48 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.053% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.11% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 22
Average salary £60,000 £49,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -16.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -

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
53612 51243 56416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.63% 47.73% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42569 41941 47081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Akamai Salary Histogram in the UK

Akamai
Top 16 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 1 October 2014. 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 -22 46 £60,000 +22.44% 10
London +6 34 £50,000 +29.03% 6
West Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Leeds - 7 £65,000 - 1
City of London +2 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Luton - 2 £60,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
East of England - 2 £60,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £35,000 -
South East -5 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 - -

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 59 (68.60%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (63.95%) Linux
3 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (40.70%) DevOps
5 31 (36.05%) Java
6 29 (33.72%) UNIX
7 28 (32.56%) Apache
7 28 (32.56%) DNS
8 27 (31.40%) Web Services
8 27 (31.40%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (30.23%) Red Hat
9 26 (30.23%) E-Commerce
10 25 (29.07%) Tomcat
10 25 (29.07%) Ruby
11 24 (27.91%) nginx
12 23 (26.74%) CMS
12 23 (26.74%) OpenStack
13 22 (25.58%) HTML
13 22 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (24.42%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (22.09%) jQuery
15 19 (22.09%) .NET
16 18 (20.93%) Nagios
16 18 (20.93%) Puppet
17 17 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (19.77%) Internet
17 17 (19.77%) Salesforce.com
17 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
18 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
18 16 (18.60%) MVC

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 28 (32.56%) Apache
2 25 (29.07%) Tomcat
3 24 (27.91%) nginx
4 23 (26.74%) CMS
4 23 (26.74%) OpenStack
5 15 (17.44%) Node.js
6 14 (16.28%) EPiServer CMS
7 13 (15.12%) CloudStack
7 13 (15.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (8.14%) IIS
9 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
10 3 (3.49%) Apache Solr
10 3 (3.49%) Confluence
10 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (3.49%) Drupal
11 2 (2.33%) WordPress
11 2 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (1.16%) Liferay
12 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.16%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 59 (68.60%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (31.40%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (16.28%) Amazon SQS
3 14 (16.28%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.47%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (10.47%) SaaS
5 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (4.65%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.33%) Heroku
7 2 (2.33%) Google App Engine
7 2 (2.33%) Google Apps
7 2 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) DNS
2 17 (19.77%) Internet
3 13 (15.12%) HTTP
4 10 (11.63%) Firewall
5 9 (10.47%) SAN
6 4 (4.65%) LDAP
6 4 (4.65%) FTP
7 2 (2.33%) SSL
7 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.33%) SMTP
7 2 (2.33%) DHCP
7 2 (2.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.44%) MySQL
3 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (15.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.33%) Redis
8 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Subversion
2 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.14%) Hudson
3 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.49%) JIRA
5 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.33%) Fiddler
5 2 (2.33%) PhantomJS
5 2 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.16%) Capybara
6 1 (1.16%) PostSharp
6 1 (1.16%) Sublime Text
6 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.16%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.16%) Maven
6 1 (1.16%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) JMeter
6 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (12.79%) Publishing
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Advertising
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 3 (3.49%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 14 (16.28%) C# Developer
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Web Developer
2 14 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Agile .NET Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Agile C# Developer
2 14 (16.28%) C# Web Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Web Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Architect
5 10 (11.63%) Technical Architect
5 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Team Leader
6 8 (9.30%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.40%) Web Services
2 22 (25.58%) HTML
3 19 (22.09%) jQuery
3 19 (22.09%) .NET
4 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
5 16 (18.60%) .NET Framework
5 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (16.28%) Apache Flex
7 12 (13.95%) LAMP
7 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (8.14%) HTML5
8 7 (8.14%) CSS
9 6 (6.98%) Sass
10 5 (5.81%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.81%) XML
11 4 (4.65%) JSON
11 4 (4.65%) CSS3
12 3 (3.49%) OOCSS
12 3 (3.49%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Open Source
3 2 (2.33%) Online Games
3 2 (2.33%) IPTV
3 2 (2.33%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) Google Search Appliance
4 1 (1.16%) New Media
4 1 (1.16%) iPad
4 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.16%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
4 1 (1.16%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 55 (63.95%) Linux
2 29 (33.72%) UNIX
3 17 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (13.95%) CentOS
5 9 (10.47%) Windows
6 7 (8.14%) Fedora
7 5 (5.81%) Android
8 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.33%) Debian
10 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (40.70%) DevOps
3 26 (30.23%) E-Commerce
4 22 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (18.60%) MVC
6 13 (15.12%) Content Management
6 13 (15.12%) Security Management
7 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
8 10 (11.63%) ITIL
8 10 (11.63%) Scrum
8 10 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (10.47%) Line Management
10 8 (9.30%) Software Architecture
11 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (4.65%) SEO
13 4 (4.65%) Load Balancing
13 4 (4.65%) Coaching
13 4 (4.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) Java
2 25 (29.07%) Ruby
3 15 (17.44%) C#
3 15 (17.44%) Python
4 13 (15.12%) PHP
5 11 (12.79%) SQL
6 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.33%) Delphi
8 2 (2.33%) VB
8 2 (2.33%) Groovy
9 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.16%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) MCSE
1 2 (2.33%) MCDBA
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (10.47%) Varnish
1 9 (10.47%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (24.42%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (20.93%) Nagios
2 18 (20.93%) Puppet
3 13 (15.12%) collectd
3 13 (15.12%) Ansible
3 13 (15.12%) Opsview
4 12 (13.95%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Red Hat
2 17 (19.77%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (17.44%) VMware
4 14 (16.28%) EPiServer
5 8 (9.30%) Intel
6 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.98%) Adobe
8 4 (4.65%) Google
9 3 (3.49%) Sitecore
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle
10 2 (2.33%) Genesys
10 2 (2.33%) Cognos
10 2 (2.33%) Omniture
10 2 (2.33%) Tableau
11 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.16%) New Relic
11 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.16%) F5
11 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
11 1 (1.16%) hybris
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