Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1203 1260
Rank change year-on-year +59 +57 -22
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 62 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 36
UK median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.09% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £47,625 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +86.67% -37.50%

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 34074 24662 20300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.83% 13.06% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28073 20769 16847
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +46 62 £72,500 +26.09% 8
UK excluding London +44 32 £72,500 +3.57% 4
London +26 30 £75,000 +50.00% 4
South East +51 16 £65,000 -7.14% 1
East of England - 15 £72,500 - 2
North of England +14 1 £25,000 -
North West - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Akamai also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Akamai.

1 33 (53.23%) DevOps
2 24 (38.71%) HTML
3 23 (37.10%) Linux
3 23 (37.10%) E-Commerce
3 23 (37.10%) Ansible
4 22 (35.48%) Docker
5 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (33.87%) Firewall
6 20 (32.26%) VPN
6 20 (32.26%) DNS
7 18 (29.03%) Finance
7 18 (29.03%) Palo Alto
8 17 (27.42%) Jenkins
8 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (27.42%) Cisco
8 17 (27.42%) CheckPoint
8 17 (27.42%) HTTP
9 16 (25.81%) CloudFront
9 16 (25.81%) Data Centre
9 16 (25.81%) Kubernetes
10 15 (24.19%) Network Security
10 15 (24.19%) Juniper
10 15 (24.19%) OSPF
10 15 (24.19%) BGP
10 15 (24.19%) Fortinet
10 15 (24.19%) Terraform
11 14 (22.58%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 14 (22.58%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 14 (22.58%) Blue Coat
11 14 (22.58%) IPsec

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 9 (14.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 9 (14.52%) CMS
1 9 (14.52%) WordPress
2 6 (9.68%) nginx
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.23%) Confluence
4 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (25.81%) CloudFront
3 14 (22.58%) IaaS
3 14 (22.58%) PaaS
4 10 (16.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (14.52%) GitHub
6 7 (11.29%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (11.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (11.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (11.29%) Route 53
7 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (4.84%) Fastly
8 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (3.23%) Cloudflare
9 2 (3.23%) Office 365
9 2 (3.23%) Serverless
9 2 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) Firewall
2 20 (32.26%) DNS
2 20 (32.26%) VPN
3 17 (27.42%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (27.42%) HTTP
4 15 (24.19%) BGP
4 15 (24.19%) Network Security
4 15 (24.19%) OSPF
5 14 (22.58%) IPsec
5 14 (22.58%) MPLS
5 14 (22.58%) NetScaler
6 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 7 (11.29%) SSL
8 5 (8.06%) LAN
8 5 (8.06%) WAN
9 4 (6.45%) EIGRP
9 4 (6.45%) Internet
9 4 (6.45%) SNMP
9 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) Redis
2 13 (20.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (4.84%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Jenkins
2 14 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) CircleCI
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.61%) JMeter
5 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Firewall Engineer
1 12 (19.35%) Network Engineer
1 12 (19.35%) Security Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Network Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Security Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Web Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (11.29%) DevOps Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) CSS
3 9 (14.52%) Apache Flex
3 9 (14.52%) jQuery
3 9 (14.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (11.29%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (11.29%) Node.js
4 7 (11.29%) React
5 6 (9.68%) Web Services
6 3 (4.84%) 802.1X
6 3 (4.84%) Memcached
6 3 (4.84%) XML
7 2 (3.23%) LAMP
7 2 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (3.23%) PHP-FPM
7 2 (3.23%) Symfony
8 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) BYOD
5 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.23%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Unix
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 4 (6.45%) CentOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) DevOps
2 23 (37.10%) E-Commerce
3 14 (22.58%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 14 (22.58%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
5 12 (19.35%) Analytics
5 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.35%) Microservices
5 12 (19.35%) SIEM
6 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.52%) Content Management
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (14.52%) Information Architecture
7 9 (14.52%) Web Development
8 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
8 8 (12.90%) Problem Management
9 7 (11.29%) Business Transformation
9 7 (11.29%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (11.29%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) Python
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.45%) PHP
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 3 (4.84%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.61%) AWK
6 1 (1.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) CCNP
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CCIE
3 1 (1.61%) CCMSE
3 1 (1.61%) CCSA
3 1 (1.61%) CCSE
3 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) Docker
2 5 (8.06%) VMware NSX
3 3 (4.84%) Varnish
4 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.23%) Corosync
4 2 (3.23%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.23%) NFS
4 2 (3.23%) PowerDNS
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.61%) vCloud
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (37.10%) Ansible
2 16 (25.81%) Kubernetes
3 15 (24.19%) Terraform
4 7 (11.29%) Puppet
5 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (6.45%) Packer
6 4 (6.45%) Prometheus
6 4 (6.45%) vCenter Server
7 3 (4.84%) Grafana
7 3 (4.84%) Graphite
7 3 (4.84%) vRealize
8 2 (3.23%) Check_MK
8 2 (3.23%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
8 2 (3.23%) logstash
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (3.23%) Nagios
8 2 (3.23%) Pacemaker
8 2 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Palo Alto
2 17 (27.42%) CheckPoint
2 17 (27.42%) Cisco
3 15 (24.19%) Fortinet
3 15 (24.19%) Juniper
4 14 (22.58%) Blue Coat
4 14 (22.58%) Citrix
5 12 (19.35%) Red Hat
6 11 (17.74%) Atlassian
7 9 (14.52%) Adobe
7 9 (14.52%) Interwoven
8 8 (12.90%) New Relic
8 8 (12.90%) Oracle
9 5 (8.06%) Meraki
9 5 (8.06%) VMware
10 4 (6.45%) F5
10 4 (6.45%) Google
11 3 (4.84%) Aruba
11 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
11 3 (4.84%) Tufin