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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akamai
Rank 818 868 820
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -48
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 55 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.018% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.038% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 37
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £20,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -33.33%

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
49648 49862 49795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.20% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40419 39486 40892
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Akamai Salary Histogram in the UK

Akamai
Top 15 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 5 March 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 +38 55 £60,000 +9.09% 5
London +47 34 £61,500 +11.81% 3
South East - 10 £47,500 - 1
Leeds - 7 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
City of London -6 6 £42,500 -22.72%
Brighton - 6 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
Surrey - 4 £50,000 - 1
Luton - 4 £32,500 -
Staines - 4 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £32,500 -
East of England - 4 £32,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -

Akamai
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 78 (65.00%) Linux
2 68 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (55.00%) DNS
4 65 (54.17%) DevOps
5 54 (45.00%) Web Services
5 54 (45.00%) Apache
6 48 (40.00%) Ruby
7 47 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (36.67%) UNIX
9 42 (35.00%) Java
9 42 (35.00%) Nagios
10 41 (34.17%) MySQL
11 35 (29.17%) Python
11 35 (29.17%) nginx
11 35 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (27.50%) Puppet
12 33 (27.50%) Tomcat
13 29 (24.17%) Windows
14 28 (23.33%) Red Hat
15 26 (21.67%) Oracle
15 26 (21.67%) VMware
16 25 (20.83%) Content Management
17 24 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (20.00%) CentOS
17 24 (20.00%) Bash Shell
17 24 (20.00%) PHP
17 24 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
17 24 (20.00%) collectd
18 23 (19.17%) Ansible
18 23 (19.17%) Shell Script

Akamai
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 54 (45.00%) Apache
2 35 (29.17%) nginx
3 33 (27.50%) Tomcat
4 24 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 21 (17.50%) CMS
6 19 (15.83%) OpenStack
7 16 (13.33%) CloudStack
7 16 (13.33%) Node.js
8 8 (6.67%) IIS
8 8 (6.67%) JBoss
8 8 (6.67%) Drupal
9 7 (5.83%) Apache Solr
10 5 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
10 5 (4.17%) Jetty
11 4 (3.33%) Confluence
11 4 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
13 2 (1.67%) WordPress
13 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) assyst
2 2 (1.67%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 68 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.83%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (10.00%) Amazon S3
5 8 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (6.67%) Heroku
5 8 (6.67%) Engine Yard
6 6 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (3.33%) SaaS
7 4 (3.33%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.83%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (55.00%) DNS
2 22 (18.33%) Firewall
3 18 (15.00%) HTTP
3 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.67%) SSL
5 12 (10.00%) VLAN
6 8 (6.67%) NAS
6 8 (6.67%) SAN
6 8 (6.67%) Internet
7 7 (5.83%) OSPF
7 7 (5.83%) BGP
8 6 (5.00%) PBX
8 6 (5.00%) DHCP
8 6 (5.00%) Ethernet
8 6 (5.00%) FTP
8 6 (5.00%) Network Security
9 5 (4.17%) Broadband
10 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.17%) MySQL
2 24 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (19.17%) MongoDB
4 17 (14.17%) RDBMS
4 17 (14.17%) Relational Database
5 14 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (5.83%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (5.00%) Couchbase
9 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
9 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.67%) JIRA
3 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.00%) Subversion
5 6 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.33%) Maven
6 4 (3.33%) Mockito
6 4 (3.33%) Hamcrest
6 4 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.33%) Hudson
7 2 (1.67%) Gradle
General
1 15 (12.50%) Publishing
1 15 (12.50%) Marketing
2 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.83%) Finance
4 4 (3.33%) Advertising
4 4 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (18.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Developer
3 12 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) Architect
5 8 (6.67%) Web Engineer
6 7 (5.83%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Digital Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (5.83%) Analyst
6 7 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Technical Manager
6 7 (5.83%) Design Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Systems Support
8 5 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Administrator
8 5 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (45.00%) Web Services
2 22 (18.33%) Apache Flex
3 17 (14.17%) HTML
4 15 (12.50%) jQuery
5 14 (11.67%) LAMP
6 11 (9.17%) Spring
6 11 (9.17%) XML
7 8 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (6.67%) MCollective
8 7 (5.83%) Apache Camel
8 7 (5.83%) SOAP
8 7 (5.83%) REST
8 7 (5.83%) Apache CXF
8 7 (5.83%) .NET
8 7 (5.83%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.83%) Silverlight
9 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.17%) Servlets
9 5 (4.17%) RESTful
9 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Clustering
1 16 (13.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 15 (12.50%) IPTV
3 10 (8.33%) Video on Demand
3 10 (8.33%) Digital Media
4 8 (6.67%) Device Driver
5 7 (5.83%) User Experience
6 6 (5.00%) Open Source
7 5 (4.17%) Taxonomies
8 4 (3.33%) CMDB
8 4 (3.33%) iPad
8 4 (3.33%) HP StorageWorks
8 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.83%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 78 (65.00%) Linux
2 44 (36.67%) UNIX
3 29 (24.17%) Windows
4 24 (20.00%) CentOS
5 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (9.17%) Ubuntu
7 7 (5.83%) Android
7 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.17%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (4.17%) Solaris
9 3 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (54.17%) DevOps
2 47 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.83%) Content Management
4 22 (18.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
6 17 (14.17%) Load Balancing
7 16 (13.33%) Security Management
8 14 (11.67%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (10.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (10.83%) Scrum
10 11 (9.17%) ITIL
11 10 (8.33%) Project Management
11 10 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (6.67%) Network Design
13 8 (6.67%) Release Management
14 7 (5.83%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (5.83%) Web Analytics
14 7 (5.83%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (40.00%) Ruby
2 42 (35.00%) Java
3 35 (29.17%) Python
4 24 (20.00%) PHP
4 24 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 23 (19.17%) Shell Script
6 19 (15.83%) JavaScript
7 15 (12.50%) Perl
8 13 (10.83%) Korn
9 9 (7.50%) SQL
10 5 (4.17%) AWK
10 5 (4.17%) sed
10 5 (4.17%) C#
11 4 (3.33%) Groovy
11 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.33%) Scala
12 2 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (2.50%) VCP4
2 2 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 4 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.83%) Docker
2 12 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.50%) Varnish
4 7 (5.83%) LXC
5 6 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (35.00%) Nagios
2 35 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (27.50%) Puppet
4 24 (20.00%) collectd
5 23 (19.17%) Ansible
6 16 (13.33%) Opsview
6 16 (13.33%) Graphite
7 10 (8.33%) Vagrant
8 8 (6.67%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.33%) SCCM
9 4 (3.33%) SCOM
9 4 (3.33%) ZABBIX
9 4 (3.33%) Cacti
10 2 (1.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 28 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 26 (21.67%) VMware
2 26 (21.67%) Oracle
3 15 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 14 (11.67%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (9.17%) Microsoft
5 11 (9.17%) ForgeRock
6 9 (7.50%) Remedy
7 7 (5.83%) Omniture
7 7 (5.83%) Google
7 7 (5.83%) Eloqua
7 7 (5.83%) Adobe
7 7 (5.83%) Business Objects
7 7 (5.83%) SAP
7 7 (5.83%) Siebel
7 7 (5.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 7 (5.83%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (5.00%) NetApp
8 6 (5.00%) Cisco
8 6 (5.00%) HP
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