Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Akamai skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Akamai over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1132 1151 1256
Rank change year-on-year +19 +105 -64
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 60 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 35
UK median annual salary £72,500 £53,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.88% -6.52% +4.55%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,500 £71,375 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +45.00% +33.33% -21.05%

Akamai is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,417 24,529 21,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.68% 13.97% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30,164 20,565 18,321
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year - +0.28% +5.59%

Akamai
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Akamai as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Akamai in the UK

Akamai
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Akamai in the UK

Akamai
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Akamai over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Akamai in the UK

Akamai
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Akamai within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 60 £72,500 +34.88% 12
UK excluding London +48 48 £72,500 +45.00% 6
East of England +31 27 £72,500 +45.00%
South East +21 20 £67,000 - 3
London -21 12 £72,500 +31.82% 7
North of England +7 1 £25,000 - 2
North West - 1 £25,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Akamai also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Akamai.

1 37 (61.67%) DNS
2 34 (56.67%) Firewall
3 33 (55.00%) Data Centre
4 32 (53.33%) VPN
4 32 (53.33%) Linux
5 31 (51.67%) DevOps
6 30 (50.00%) NetScaler
6 30 (50.00%) Cisco
6 30 (50.00%) Citrix
6 30 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 30 (50.00%) Palo Alto
7 29 (48.33%) CheckPoint
7 29 (48.33%) HTML
7 29 (48.33%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (45.00%) HTTP
9 26 (43.33%) MPLS
9 26 (43.33%) OSPF
9 26 (43.33%) BGP
9 26 (43.33%) IPsec
10 25 (41.67%) Fortinet
10 25 (41.67%) Juniper
10 25 (41.67%) Network Security
10 25 (41.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 25 (41.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 24 (40.00%) Python
12 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
12 21 (35.00%) WAN
13 19 (31.67%) VMware
13 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
13 19 (31.67%) VMware NSX

Akamai
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Apache
1 5 (8.33%) nginx
2 3 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 2 (3.33%) Confluence
3 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.33%) IaaS
2 8 (13.33%) PaaS
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (8.33%) Serverless
5 4 (6.67%) GitHub
6 3 (5.00%) CloudFront
6 3 (5.00%) Slack
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.33%) Bluemix
7 2 (3.33%) Cloudflare
7 2 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (3.33%) Route 53
7 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) DNS
2 34 (56.67%) Firewall
3 32 (53.33%) VPN
4 30 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 29 (48.33%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (45.00%) HTTP
7 26 (43.33%) BGP
7 26 (43.33%) IPsec
7 26 (43.33%) MPLS
7 26 (43.33%) OSPF
8 25 (41.67%) Network Security
9 21 (35.00%) WAN
10 17 (28.33%) DHCP
11 16 (26.67%) LAN
12 13 (21.67%) DWDM
12 13 (21.67%) HTTPS
12 13 (21.67%) IGRP
12 13 (21.67%) Internet
12 13 (21.67%) SNMP
12 13 (21.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.00%) Redis
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.67%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.67%) git-flow
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Network Engineer
2 19 (31.67%) Security Engineer
3 18 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 18 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Architect
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (6.67%) Development Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) XML
3 13 (21.67%) 802.1X
4 7 (11.67%) Node.js
5 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 6 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (6.67%) LDAP
7 3 (5.00%) .NET
8 2 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (3.33%) Kafka
8 2 (3.33%) LAMP
8 2 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.33%) Middleware
8 2 (3.33%) OAuth
8 2 (3.33%) OpenID
8 2 (3.33%) PHP-FPM
8 2 (3.33%) React
8 2 (3.33%) SAML
8 2 (3.33%) Symfony
9 1 (1.67%) HHVM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Unix
3 5 (8.33%) CentOS
4 4 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) DevOps
2 25 (41.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 25 (41.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 18 (30.00%) Analytics
5 17 (28.33%) Network Management
6 16 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (23.33%) SIEM
9 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
9 13 (21.67%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 13 (21.67%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (10.00%) ITIL
12 6 (10.00%) Network Design
13 5 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Python
2 14 (23.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.00%) Java
5 5 (8.33%) PHP
6 3 (5.00%) Perl
7 2 (3.33%) C#
7 2 (3.33%) Go
7 2 (3.33%) Groovy
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) AWK
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) CCNP
1 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) VMware NSX
2 15 (25.00%) Docker
3 4 (6.67%) NFS
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.33%) Corosync
5 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.33%) PowerDNS
5 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (26.67%) Puppet
2 13 (21.67%) Ansible
2 13 (21.67%) Kubernetes
2 13 (21.67%) vCenter Server
3 12 (20.00%) vRealize
4 11 (18.33%) Terraform
5 5 (8.33%) Grafana
5 5 (8.33%) Packer
5 5 (8.33%) Prometheus
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco CME
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (3.33%) Check_MK
7 2 (3.33%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (3.33%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.33%) logstash
7 2 (3.33%) Nagios
7 2 (3.33%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 30 (50.00%) Cisco
1 30 (50.00%) Citrix
1 30 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 29 (48.33%) CheckPoint
3 25 (41.67%) Fortinet
3 25 (41.67%) Juniper
4 19 (31.67%) VMware
5 17 (28.33%) F5
6 13 (21.67%) Arista
6 13 (21.67%) Riverbed
7 12 (20.00%) Aruba
7 12 (20.00%) Meraki
7 12 (20.00%) Tufin
8 7 (11.67%) Google
8 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.00%) New Relic
10 5 (8.33%) Atlassian
10 5 (8.33%) Splunk
11 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds