Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Akamai Technologies, Inc
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1100 1160 1219
Rank change year-on-year +60 +59 +16
Permanent jobs citing Akamai 71 55 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.031% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 66
UK median annual salary £69,000 £70,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +19.15% -4.47%
10th Percentile £38,875 £46,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +47.37%

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 40,070 30,106 24,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.90% 16.85% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32,506 24,829 20,493
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 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 July 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 21 July 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 +36 65 £70,000 - 9
UK excluding London +40 51 £72,500 +3.57% 6
South East +9 25 £71,250 +9.62% 3
East of England +26 20 £72,500 -
London +8 19 £62,500 -10.71% 4
Scotland - 5 - - 1
North of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 (52.11%) DNS
2 30 (42.25%) Firewall
3 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.85%) DevOps
3 29 (40.85%) Data Centre
4 28 (39.44%) Linux
5 26 (36.62%) Cisco
5 26 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (35.21%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (35.21%) NetScaler
6 25 (35.21%) Citrix
6 25 (35.21%) CheckPoint
6 25 (35.21%) Blue Coat
6 25 (35.21%) Palo Alto
7 24 (33.80%) F5
8 23 (32.39%) VMware
8 23 (32.39%) CSS
9 21 (29.58%) HTML
10 20 (28.17%) WAN
10 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
11 19 (26.76%) DHCP
11 19 (26.76%) HTTP
11 19 (26.76%) Network Management
11 19 (26.76%) Zscaler
12 18 (25.35%) VMware NSX
12 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
13 17 (23.94%) New Relic
14 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
14 16 (22.54%) VPN
15 15 (21.13%) Juniper

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 (14.08%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.04%) Apache
2 5 (7.04%) CMS
2 5 (7.04%) Confluence
3 4 (5.63%) nginx
4 3 (4.23%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.90%) IaaS
3 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (11.27%) PaaS
5 6 (8.45%) Runscope
6 5 (7.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (7.04%) CloudFront
6 5 (7.04%) SaaS
7 4 (5.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (5.63%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
7 4 (5.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (5.63%) BlazeMeter
7 4 (5.63%) Route 53
8 3 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (4.23%) Serverless
8 3 (4.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 37 (52.11%) DNS
2 30 (42.25%) Firewall
3 25 (35.21%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (35.21%) NetScaler
4 20 (28.17%) WAN
5 19 (26.76%) DHCP
5 19 (26.76%) HTTP
6 16 (22.54%) VPN
7 15 (21.13%) BGP
7 15 (21.13%) LAN
7 15 (21.13%) OSPF
8 14 (19.72%) IPsec
8 14 (19.72%) MPLS
8 14 (19.72%) Network Security
9 11 (15.49%) Cisco IPT
10 10 (14.08%) Internet
11 9 (12.68%) HTTPS
12 8 (11.27%) 802.11
12 8 (11.27%) DWDM
12 8 (11.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.45%) Endeca
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.04%) Couchbase
3 5 (7.04%) Informix
3 5 (7.04%) Redis
4 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
2 16 (22.54%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.08%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.86%) JUnit
5 6 (8.45%) Mockito
6 5 (7.04%) JIRA
6 5 (7.04%) Selenium
7 4 (5.63%) Fiddler
7 4 (5.63%) git-flow
7 4 (5.63%) JMeter
7 4 (5.63%) Maven
8 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (21.13%) Retail
2 7 (9.86%) Games
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) Security Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) Design Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Development Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Network Design Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Build Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Network Systems Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Software Development Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Support Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Security Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) CSS
2 21 (29.58%) HTML
3 15 (21.13%) React
4 9 (12.68%) XML
5 8 (11.27%) 802.1X
6 7 (9.86%) HTML5
6 7 (9.86%) Web Services
7 6 (8.45%) Backbone.js
7 6 (8.45%) CSS3
7 6 (8.45%) J2EE
8 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.04%) OAuth
8 5 (7.04%) OSGi
8 5 (7.04%) SAML
8 5 (7.04%) WebSockets
9 4 (5.63%) Lucene
9 4 (5.63%) Node.js
9 4 (5.63%) OAuth2
9 4 (5.63%) REST
9 4 (5.63%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) Data Centre
2 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (4.23%) Blog
6 3 (4.23%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.41%) Media Streaming
8 1 (1.41%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) CentOS
4 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (40.85%) DevOps
2 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
3 19 (26.76%) Network Management
4 15 (21.13%) E-Commerce
5 14 (19.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 14 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (19.72%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.31%) Load Balancing
7 12 (16.90%) Incident Management
7 12 (16.90%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.49%) Network Design
9 10 (14.08%) BDD
10 9 (12.68%) Workflow
11 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
11 8 (11.27%) WAN Optimisation
12 7 (9.86%) Analytics
12 7 (9.86%) Microservices
12 7 (9.86%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) Java
1 10 (14.08%) Python
2 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.27%) SQL
4 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) Ruby
5 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) C#
7 1 (1.41%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.23%) CCNP
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CEH
6 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) VMware NSX
2 15 (21.13%) Docker
3 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (15.49%) Cisco CME
2 11 (15.49%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (12.68%) Puppet
4 8 (11.27%) Ansible
4 8 (11.27%) Kubernetes
4 8 (11.27%) vCenter Server
4 8 (11.27%) vRealize
5 5 (7.04%) Terraform
6 4 (5.63%) Kibana
6 4 (5.63%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.41%) Grafana
7 1 (1.41%) Packer
7 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Cisco
2 25 (35.21%) Blue Coat
2 25 (35.21%) CheckPoint
2 25 (35.21%) Citrix
2 25 (35.21%) Palo Alto
3 24 (33.80%) F5
4 23 (32.39%) VMware
5 19 (26.76%) Zscaler
6 17 (23.94%) New Relic
7 15 (21.13%) Juniper
7 15 (21.13%) SolarWinds
8 13 (18.31%) Fortinet
9 12 (16.90%) Oracle
10 11 (15.49%) Prolexic
11 10 (14.08%) Splunk
12 8 (11.27%) Arista
12 8 (11.27%) Aruba
12 8 (11.27%) Meraki
12 8 (11.27%) Riverbed
12 8 (11.27%) Tufin