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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 837 845 824
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 42 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.055% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 42
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - -

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
50347 49474 52353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.77% 47.69% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41483 39283 43776
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Akamai Salary Histogram in the UK

Akamai
Top 18 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 27 January 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 +16 42 £60,000 +9.09% 6
London +26 30 £60,000 +9.09% 3
City of London 0 7 £42,500 -18.26% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Leeds - 6 £42,500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 6 £42,500 - 2
South East - 4 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 - 1

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 76 (74.51%) Linux
2 63 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (53.92%) DevOps
4 53 (51.96%) DNS
5 50 (49.02%) Apache
6 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (47.06%) Ruby
8 46 (45.10%) UNIX
9 43 (42.16%) Web Services
10 38 (37.25%) Java
10 38 (37.25%) Nagios
10 38 (37.25%) nginx
11 33 (32.35%) Tomcat
12 32 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
13 31 (30.39%) MySQL
13 31 (30.39%) Puppet
14 28 (27.45%) Python
14 28 (27.45%) Red Hat
14 28 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (25.49%) VMware
16 23 (22.55%) PHP
17 22 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
17 22 (21.57%) Content Management
17 22 (21.57%) Apache Flex
17 22 (21.57%) Cloud Foundry
17 22 (21.57%) collectd
18 21 (20.59%) Ansible
18 21 (20.59%) CentOS
18 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
19 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 50 (49.02%) Apache
2 38 (37.25%) nginx
3 33 (32.35%) Tomcat
4 22 (21.57%) Cloud Foundry
5 20 (19.61%) Node.js
5 20 (19.61%) OpenStack
6 19 (18.63%) CloudStack
7 18 (17.65%) CMS
8 6 (5.88%) Drupal
9 5 (4.90%) Apache Solr
9 5 (4.90%) EPiServer CMS
10 4 (3.92%) Confluence
10 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
10 4 (3.92%) IIS
11 3 (2.94%) Jetty
11 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
11 3 (2.94%) WordPress
12 2 (1.96%) JBoss
12 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.98%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.98%) assyst
2 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 63 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.63%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (8.82%) Amazon S3
4 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.86%) SaaS
5 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.90%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (3.92%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.94%) CloudFront
8 3 (2.94%) Heroku
8 3 (2.94%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (51.96%) DNS
2 19 (18.63%) HTTP
3 18 (17.65%) Firewall
4 13 (12.75%) Internet
5 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 11 (10.78%) SAN
7 7 (6.86%) SSL
8 6 (5.88%) NAS
9 5 (4.90%) VLAN
10 4 (3.92%) Network Security
10 4 (3.92%) Broadband
10 4 (3.92%) PBX
10 4 (3.92%) Ethernet
11 3 (2.94%) FTP
11 3 (2.94%) DHCP
12 2 (1.96%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.96%) OSPF
12 2 (1.96%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.39%) MySQL
2 22 (21.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.86%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.92%) Informix
6 4 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.96%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.76%) JIRA
3 9 (8.82%) Subversion
3 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (5.88%) Hudson
5 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.98%) Maven
6 1 (0.98%) Mockito
6 1 (0.98%) Hamcrest
6 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (14.71%) Publishing
2 10 (9.80%) Marketing
3 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.92%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Games
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (10.78%) Architect
4 10 (9.80%) Web Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Technical Manager
6 8 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Team Leader
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.90%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (42.16%) Web Services
2 22 (21.57%) Apache Flex
3 18 (17.65%) LAMP
4 15 (14.71%) HTML
5 12 (11.76%) jQuery
6 7 (6.86%) .NET
6 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.88%) XML
8 5 (4.90%) Servlets
8 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.90%) RESTful
8 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.90%) Spring
8 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.92%) Apache Camel
9 4 (3.92%) REST
9 4 (3.92%) Apache CXF
9 4 (3.92%) CSS
9 4 (3.92%) SOAP
10 3 (2.94%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Digital Media
2 8 (7.84%) Clustering
3 6 (5.88%) Open Source
4 5 (4.90%) Video on Demand
4 5 (4.90%) iPad
4 5 (4.90%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (4.90%) IPTV
4 5 (4.90%) Taxonomies
5 4 (3.92%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) HP StorageWorks
6 3 (2.94%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.96%) CMDB
8 1 (0.98%) iPhone
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.98%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 76 (74.51%) Linux
2 46 (45.10%) UNIX
3 21 (20.59%) CentOS
4 17 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (13.73%) Windows
6 8 (7.84%) Amazon Linux
7 6 (5.88%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.90%) Android
8 5 (4.90%) Solaris
9 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.94%) Debian
11 1 (0.98%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.92%) DevOps
2 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (21.57%) Content Management
5 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
6 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
7 19 (18.63%) Security Management
8 14 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (12.75%) Scrum
10 9 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.86%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (6.86%) Line Management
11 7 (6.86%) Software Architecture
11 7 (6.86%) Load Balancing
11 7 (6.86%) MVC
11 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.86%) Project Management
12 6 (5.88%) ITIL
12 6 (5.88%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.06%) Ruby
2 38 (37.25%) Java
3 28 (27.45%) Python
4 23 (22.55%) PHP
5 18 (17.65%) Bash Shell
6 16 (15.69%) Shell Script
7 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
8 8 (7.84%) Korn
9 6 (5.88%) C#
10 5 (4.90%) AWK
10 5 (4.90%) sed
10 5 (4.90%) Perl
11 2 (1.96%) SQL
11 2 (1.96%) PHP5
12 1 (0.98%) Groovy
12 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.98%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Docker
2 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.76%) Varnish
4 11 (10.78%) LXC
5 4 (3.92%) vSphere
6 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (37.25%) Nagios
2 32 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (30.39%) Puppet
4 22 (21.57%) collectd
5 21 (20.59%) Ansible
6 19 (18.63%) Opsview
6 19 (18.63%) Graphite
7 14 (13.73%) Vagrant
8 4 (3.92%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.92%) Cacti
9 3 (2.94%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.98%) SCCM
11 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (27.45%) Red Hat
2 26 (25.49%) VMware
3 16 (15.69%) Oracle
4 11 (10.78%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (6.86%) Intel
6 6 (5.88%) HP
6 6 (5.88%) NetApp
7 5 (4.90%) Cisco
7 5 (4.90%) Adobe
7 5 (4.90%) Omniture
7 5 (4.90%) Google
7 5 (4.90%) EPiServer
7 5 (4.90%) Sitecore
7 5 (4.90%) Splunk
8 4 (3.92%) Eloqua
8 4 (3.92%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.92%) F5
8 4 (3.92%) Riverbed
8 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.92%) Sybase
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