Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1116 1230
Rank change year-on-year +5 +114 -25
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 66 45 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.17% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 58
UK median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £83,250 £78,000 £72,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% +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 38,494 26,456 22,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.39% 15.51% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31,395 22,021 19,355
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £44,317 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.80% -1.52% +5.88%

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 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Akamai in the UK

Akamai
Top 8 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 20 May 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 +30 65 £72,500 +20.83% 10
UK excluding London +29 53 £72,500 +11.54% 7
East of England +15 27 £72,500 +45.00% 1
South East +9 24 £67,000 -0.74% 2
London -24 13 £65,250 +13.48% 6
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - - 3
North of England - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 39 (59.09%) DNS
2 33 (50.00%) Firewall
3 32 (48.48%) Cisco
3 32 (48.48%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) Data Centre
4 31 (46.97%) Citrix
4 31 (46.97%) Blue Coat
4 31 (46.97%) NetScaler
4 31 (46.97%) DevOps
5 30 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 30 (45.45%) Palo Alto
6 28 (42.42%) HTML
7 26 (39.39%) VPN
8 25 (37.88%) WAN
9 23 (34.85%) F5
10 22 (33.33%) DHCP
10 22 (33.33%) HTTP
10 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 22 (33.33%) OSPF
10 22 (33.33%) BGP
10 22 (33.33%) VMware
10 22 (33.33%) VMware NSX
11 21 (31.82%) Zscaler
11 21 (31.82%) IPsec
11 21 (31.82%) MPLS
11 21 (31.82%) Juniper
11 21 (31.82%) Network Management
11 21 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (30.30%) LAN

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 6 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) nginx
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.09%) IaaS
3 6 (9.09%) PaaS
3 6 (9.09%) Runscope
4 5 (7.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (6.06%) Serverless
6 3 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.03%) Bluemix
7 2 (3.03%) CloudFront
7 2 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (3.03%) Route 53
7 2 (3.03%) SaaS
7 2 (3.03%) Slack
8 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (59.09%) DNS
2 33 (50.00%) Firewall
3 31 (46.97%) NetScaler
4 30 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (39.39%) VPN
6 25 (37.88%) WAN
7 22 (33.33%) BGP
7 22 (33.33%) DHCP
7 22 (33.33%) HTTP
7 22 (33.33%) OSPF
8 21 (31.82%) IPsec
8 21 (31.82%) MPLS
9 20 (30.30%) LAN
10 19 (28.79%) Network Security
11 13 (19.70%) Internet
12 12 (18.18%) HTTPS
13 11 (16.67%) DWDM
13 11 (16.67%) IGRP
13 11 (16.67%) SNMP
13 11 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.61%) Redis
4 6 (9.09%) Endeca
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.03%) Informix
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.09%) JUnit
3 6 (9.09%) Mockito
4 4 (6.06%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.52%) git-flow
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) Subversion
6 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.18%) Retail
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Games
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Network Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Security Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Development Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Firewall Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Security Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Architect
6 9 (13.64%) Network Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Software Development Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Build Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Design Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Network Design Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) HTML
2 19 (28.79%) CSS
3 12 (18.18%) XML
4 11 (16.67%) 802.1X
5 10 (15.15%) React
6 8 (12.12%) Web Services
7 7 (10.61%) HTML5
7 7 (10.61%) Node.js
8 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
8 6 (9.09%) CSS3
8 6 (9.09%) J2EE
9 3 (4.55%) .NET
10 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.03%) Kafka
10 2 (3.03%) LDAP
10 2 (3.03%) Middleware
10 2 (3.03%) OAuth
10 2 (3.03%) OpenID
10 2 (3.03%) SAML
10 2 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.64%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Blog
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Media Streaming
5 1 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Unix
3 6 (9.09%) CentOS
4 4 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) DevOps
2 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 21 (31.82%) Network Management
4 20 (30.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 20 (30.30%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.73%) Analytics
7 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
8 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (19.70%) Load Balancing
9 12 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 11 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
11 10 (15.15%) Network Design
11 10 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (15.15%) SIEM
11 10 (15.15%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 8 (12.12%) ITIL
13 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Python
2 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 8 (12.12%) Ruby
5 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.55%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) C#
7 2 (3.03%) Groovy
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.52%) Go
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) CCNP
2 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 10 (15.15%) Docker
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) NFS
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (19.70%) Puppet
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco CME
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (15.15%) vCenter Server
3 10 (15.15%) vRealize
4 8 (12.12%) Ansible
4 8 (12.12%) Kubernetes
5 7 (10.61%) Terraform
6 6 (9.09%) Grafana
6 6 (9.09%) Prometheus
7 2 (3.03%) Packer
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Cisco
2 31 (46.97%) Blue Coat
2 31 (46.97%) Citrix
3 30 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 30 (45.45%) Palo Alto
4 23 (34.85%) F5
5 22 (33.33%) VMware
6 21 (31.82%) Juniper
6 21 (31.82%) Zscaler
7 19 (28.79%) Fortinet
8 11 (16.67%) Arista
8 11 (16.67%) Riverbed
9 10 (15.15%) Aruba
9 10 (15.15%) Meraki
9 10 (15.15%) Prolexic
9 10 (15.15%) SolarWinds
9 10 (15.15%) Tufin
10 9 (13.64%) Splunk
11 8 (12.12%) Oracle
12 7 (10.61%) ATG