Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
England > East of England
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 - 268
Rank change year-on-year - +268 +57
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 20 0 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.42% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
10th Percentile £60,750 " "
25th Percentile £65,625 " £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 - £55,000
75th Percentile £83,125 " £58,750
90th Percentile £87,250 " £60,000
England median annual salary £68,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% -

Distributed Denial-of-Service is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,848 1,236 2,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.88% 39.99% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 829 913 1,893
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Distributed Denial-of-Service as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the East of England

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in the East of England.

Salary trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the East of England

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in the East of England over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the East of England

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service within the East of England region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire - 19 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £90,000 -
Distributed Denial-of-Service
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 18 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Information Security
3 13 (65.00%) Security Operations
4 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 12 (60.00%) VPN
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) IPsec
4 12 (60.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (60.00%) CASB
5 11 (55.00%) Migration
6 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (30.00%) SLA
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) Use Case
7 6 (30.00%) Threat Modelling
7 6 (30.00%) Threat Management
7 6 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
7 6 (30.00%) Threat Detection
7 6 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) ISMS
7 6 (30.00%) Mac OS
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Azure
3 1 (5.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Sentinel
3 1 (5.00%) GCP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
1 12 (60.00%) IPsec
1 12 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 3 (15.00%) Law
1 3 (15.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) IT Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Mac OS
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (85.00%) Information Security
3 13 (65.00%) Security Operations
4 12 (60.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 11 (55.00%) Migration
6 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) ISMS
7 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) Threat Detection
7 6 (30.00%) Threat Management
7 6 (30.00%) Threat Modelling
7 6 (30.00%) Use Case
7 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (15.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CISA
1 1 (5.00%) CISM
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
1 1 (5.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (5.00%) NIST
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) CASB
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (5.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Splunk