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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 858 881 848
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -33
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 32 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.032% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.063% 0.069% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 45
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +116.66%

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
50911 54916 52383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.52% 46.68% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41123 44322 43048
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 £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Akamai Salary Histogram in the UK

Akamai
Top 12 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 7 July 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 +20 32 £62,500 +4.16% 1
London +27 17 £70,000 +30.23% 1
Luton - 7 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £37,500 -
East of England - 7 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +10 5 £85,000 +30.76%
West Yorkshire +4 5 £85,000 +30.76%
Leeds +2 5 £85,000 +30.76%
City of London +44 4 £62,500 +13.63%
South East +20 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Surrey - 3 £65,000 -
Staines - 3 £65,000 -

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 58 (56.31%) Linux
2 54 (52.43%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (47.57%) DNS
3 49 (47.57%) DevOps
4 37 (35.92%) Windows
5 33 (32.04%) Apache
5 33 (32.04%) MySQL
5 33 (32.04%) Python
6 31 (30.10%) Web Services
7 27 (26.21%) UNIX
8 26 (25.24%) Java
9 23 (22.33%) Perl
10 22 (21.36%) E-Commerce
11 21 (20.39%) MS Excel
11 21 (20.39%) Jenkins
11 21 (20.39%) Load Balancing
11 21 (20.39%) Ansible
12 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (19.42%) Sitecore
12 20 (19.42%) nginx
12 20 (19.42%) PHP
13 19 (18.45%) Oracle
13 19 (18.45%) Tomcat
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
13 19 (18.45%) Puppet
13 19 (18.45%) OpenStack
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (18.45%) Over-the-Top Content
14 18 (17.48%) ForgeRock
14 18 (17.48%) IPTV

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 33 (32.04%) Apache
2 20 (19.42%) nginx
3 19 (18.45%) OpenStack
3 19 (18.45%) Tomcat
4 15 (14.56%) IIS
5 13 (12.62%) JBoss
6 9 (8.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (6.80%) Jetty
8 5 (4.85%) Drupal
9 4 (3.88%) CMS
10 3 (2.91%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.94%) Lightstreamer
11 2 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.97%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (20.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (15.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 54 (52.43%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (15.53%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (9.71%) Amazon SQS
4 10 (9.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (8.74%) Amazon S3
6 8 (7.77%) Heroku
6 8 (7.77%) Engine Yard
7 7 (6.80%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (5.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.94%) PaaS
11 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (47.57%) DNS
2 17 (16.50%) Firewall
3 14 (13.59%) SSL
3 14 (13.59%) OSPF
3 14 (13.59%) BGP
4 12 (11.65%) VLAN
4 12 (11.65%) HTTP
4 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.83%) Ethernet
5 6 (5.83%) PBX
5 6 (5.83%) Network Security
6 5 (4.85%) DHCP
6 5 (4.85%) FTP
6 5 (4.85%) VPN
6 5 (4.85%) NAS
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.88%) HSRP
7 4 (3.88%) MPLS
7 4 (3.88%) VoIP
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.04%) MySQL
2 16 (15.53%) RDBMS
2 16 (15.53%) MongoDB
2 16 (15.53%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (15.53%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (8.74%) Redis
5 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.83%) Couchbase
6 6 (5.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Jenkins
2 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.65%) Subversion
4 10 (9.71%) JIRA
5 8 (7.77%) Maven
5 8 (7.77%) Mockito
5 8 (7.77%) Hamcrest
5 8 (7.77%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.85%) Gradle
9 2 (1.94%) RSpec
9 2 (1.94%) Hudson
9 2 (1.94%) Ant
10 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.71%) Banking
3 9 (8.74%) Marketing
4 8 (7.77%) Finance
5 5 (4.85%) Advertising
5 5 (4.85%) Publishing
6 4 (3.88%) Retail
7 3 (2.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (20.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Technical Manager
3 10 (9.71%) Incident Manager
3 10 (9.71%) Design Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) Developer
3 10 (9.71%) Major Incident Manager
4 9 (8.74%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Scala Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Systems Support
7 5 (4.85%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) DevOps Specialist
8 4 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.10%) Web Services
2 13 (12.62%) Spring
3 12 (11.65%) XML
3 12 (11.65%) HTML
4 10 (9.71%) Silverlight
4 10 (9.71%) MCollective
5 8 (7.77%) Sensu
5 8 (7.77%) Grails
5 8 (7.77%) GWT
5 8 (7.77%) JSON
5 8 (7.77%) JDBC
5 8 (7.77%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.80%) Apache Flex
6 7 (6.80%) boto
7 6 (5.83%) Memcached
8 5 (4.85%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (4.85%) Sinatra
8 5 (4.85%) Akka
8 5 (4.85%) OAuth
9 4 (3.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Over-the-Top Content
2 18 (17.48%) IPTV
3 16 (15.53%) Clustering
4 12 (11.65%) Enterprise Cloud
4 12 (11.65%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.77%) Video on Demand
5 8 (7.77%) Device Driver
6 6 (5.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.88%) CMDB
8 4 (3.88%) User Experience
9 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.94%) Wiki
10 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.97%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.97%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (56.31%) Linux
2 37 (35.92%) Windows
3 27 (26.21%) UNIX
4 15 (14.56%) CentOS
5 8 (7.77%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.91%) Android
6 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.57%) DevOps
2 22 (21.36%) E-Commerce
3 21 (20.39%) Load Balancing
4 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.53%) ITIL
6 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
6 11 (10.68%) Content Management
6 11 (10.68%) Network Design
7 10 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.74%) Scrum
8 9 (8.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (7.77%) High Availability
9 8 (7.77%) TDD
10 7 (6.80%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.80%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (5.83%) HOOD
11 6 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (4.85%) Coaching
12 5 (4.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.04%) Python
2 26 (25.24%) Java
3 23 (22.33%) Perl
4 20 (19.42%) PHP
5 18 (17.48%) SQL
6 17 (16.50%) Ruby
7 15 (14.56%) Bash Shell
7 15 (14.56%) Shell Script
8 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
10 8 (7.77%) Scala
10 8 (7.77%) Korn
10 8 (7.77%) Groovy
11 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) CCNP
1 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) VMware ESX
2 7 (6.80%) Docker
3 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.94%) Squid
5 2 (1.94%) Varnish
5 2 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (20.39%) Ansible
2 19 (18.45%) Puppet
3 18 (17.48%) Nagios
4 17 (16.50%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (8.74%) collectd
6 8 (7.77%) Cobbler
7 6 (5.83%) SCOM
8 5 (4.85%) SCCM
9 2 (1.94%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.94%) TeamSite
9 2 (1.94%) Salt
9 2 (1.94%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.97%) Graphite
10 1 (0.97%) Opsview
10 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.97%) Cacti
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Sitecore
2 19 (18.45%) Oracle
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (17.48%) ForgeRock
4 16 (15.53%) Remedy
5 14 (13.59%) VMware
6 12 (11.65%) ServiceNow
7 11 (10.68%) Red Hat
8 10 (9.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 7 (6.80%) Cisco
9 7 (6.80%) F5
10 6 (5.83%) QNAP
10 6 (5.83%) Dell
11 5 (4.85%) Adobe
11 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (3.88%) Sophos
12 4 (3.88%) New Relic
13 3 (2.91%) AppDynamics
13 3 (2.91%) Eloqua
13 3 (2.91%) Omniture