Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1119 1183 1268
Rank change year-on-year +64 +85 -27
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 63 42 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 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 £45,000 £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 34017 24859 20204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.83% 13.07% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28018 20918 16769
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 £80,363 £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 22 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 22 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 +39 63 £72,500 +26.09% 6
UK excluding London +65 34 £72,500 +3.57% 2
London -5 29 £75,000 +50.00% 4
South East +52 18 £65,000 -7.14%
East of England - 15 £72,500 - 2
North of England -6 1 £25,000 -
North West - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 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 34 (53.97%) DevOps
2 25 (39.68%) HTML
2 25 (39.68%) Linux
3 24 (38.10%) Ansible
4 23 (36.51%) E-Commerce
5 22 (34.92%) Docker
6 21 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (31.75%) DNS
7 20 (31.75%) Firewall
8 19 (30.16%) VPN
9 18 (28.57%) Finance
9 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
10 17 (26.98%) Palo Alto
10 17 (26.98%) CloudFront
10 17 (26.98%) HTTP
11 16 (25.40%) Cisco
11 16 (25.40%) CheckPoint
11 16 (25.40%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (25.40%) Kubernetes
12 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
12 15 (23.81%) Network Security
12 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
12 15 (23.81%) Redis
12 15 (23.81%) Terraform
13 14 (22.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
13 14 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (22.22%) PaaS
13 14 (22.22%) NetScaler
13 14 (22.22%) IaaS

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 10 (15.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 10 (15.87%) WordPress
2 9 (14.29%) CMS
3 7 (11.11%) nginx
4 5 (7.94%) Apache
5 3 (4.76%) IIS
5 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (3.17%) Confluence
6 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.59%) Drupal
7 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (26.98%) CloudFront
3 14 (22.22%) IaaS
3 14 (22.22%) PaaS
4 10 (15.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (14.29%) GitHub
6 7 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (11.11%) Route 53
7 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (4.76%) Fastly
9 2 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (3.17%) Cloudflare
9 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (3.17%) SaaS
9 2 (3.17%) Serverless
9 2 (3.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) DNS
1 20 (31.75%) Firewall
2 19 (30.16%) VPN
3 17 (26.98%) HTTP
4 16 (25.40%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (23.81%) Network Security
6 14 (22.22%) BGP
6 14 (22.22%) IPsec
6 14 (22.22%) MPLS
6 14 (22.22%) NetScaler
6 14 (22.22%) OSPF
7 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 6 (9.52%) SSL
9 5 (7.94%) LAN
9 5 (7.94%) WAN
10 3 (4.76%) 802.11
10 3 (4.76%) DHCP
10 3 (4.76%) DWDM
10 3 (4.76%) Internet
10 3 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Redis
2 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.76%) CircleCI
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.59%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Security Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Firewall Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Senior Firewall Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Senior Network Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Senior Security Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Web Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Azure Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Network Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) HTML
2 11 (17.46%) CSS
3 9 (14.29%) Apache Flex
3 9 (14.29%) jQuery
3 9 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (12.70%) Node.js
5 7 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (11.11%) React
6 6 (9.52%) Web Services
7 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
7 3 (4.76%) Memcached
7 3 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (3.17%) LAMP
8 2 (3.17%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.17%) PHP-FPM
8 2 (3.17%) Symfony
9 1 (1.59%) .NET
9 1 (1.59%) HHVM
9 1 (1.59%) HTML5
9 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
4 3 (4.76%) iPad
4 3 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) BYOD
5 2 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Fintech
6 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.59%) iPhone
6 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Unix
3 5 (7.94%) CentOS
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) DevOps
2 23 (36.51%) E-Commerce
3 14 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 14 (22.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 13 (20.63%) Analytics
4 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
5 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (19.05%) Microservices
5 12 (19.05%) SIEM
6 10 (15.87%) Content Management
7 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 9 (14.29%) Information Architecture
7 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 9 (14.29%) Web Development
8 7 (11.11%) Business Transformation
8 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Python
2 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.94%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) Java
5 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 1 (1.59%) AWK
6 1 (1.59%) Go
6 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) CCNP
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) VMware NSX
3 3 (4.76%) Varnish
4 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.17%) Corosync
4 2 (3.17%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.17%) NFS
4 2 (3.17%) PowerDNS
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) Ansible
2 16 (25.40%) Kubernetes
3 15 (23.81%) Terraform
4 8 (12.70%) Puppet
5 7 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (7.94%) Prometheus
7 4 (6.35%) Grafana
7 4 (6.35%) Packer
7 4 (6.35%) vCenter Server
8 3 (4.76%) Graphite
8 3 (4.76%) vRealize
9 2 (3.17%) Check_MK
9 2 (3.17%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
9 2 (3.17%) logstash
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (3.17%) Nagios
9 2 (3.17%) Pacemaker
9 2 (3.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Palo Alto
2 16 (25.40%) CheckPoint
2 16 (25.40%) Cisco
3 14 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 14 (22.22%) Citrix
3 14 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 14 (22.22%) Juniper
4 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
5 11 (17.46%) Atlassian
6 10 (15.87%) Adobe
7 9 (14.29%) Interwoven
8 8 (12.70%) New Relic
8 8 (12.70%) Oracle
9 5 (7.94%) Meraki
10 4 (6.35%) VMware
11 3 (4.76%) Aruba
11 3 (4.76%) F5
11 3 (4.76%) Google
11 3 (4.76%) Riverbed
11 3 (4.76%) Tufin