Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DDoS Mitigation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DDoS Mitigation over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DDoS Mitigation \ Protection \ Detection \ Prevention
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 754 782 765
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17 +82
Permanent jobs citing DDoS Mitigation 28 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.064% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.069% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 55
London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £57,500 £57,375 £47,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £72,750 £86,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

DDoS Mitigation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 57,921 65,506 65,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.02% 93.17% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46,739 52,429 55,611
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,560
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £89,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

DDoS Mitigation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DDoS Mitigation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DDoS Mitigation in London

DDoS Mitigation
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DDoS Mitigation in London.

Salary trend for DDoS Mitigation in London

DDoS Mitigation
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DDoS Mitigation in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DDoS Mitigation in London

DDoS Mitigation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DDoS Mitigation within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
East London - 2 £56,250 -
Central London +21 1 £102,500 +46.43% 1
DDoS Mitigation
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing DDoS Mitigation 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 London region with a requirement for DDoS Mitigation.

1 28 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 25 (89.29%) Firewall
3 17 (60.71%) VPN
4 15 (53.57%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (39.29%) Degree
7 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 10 (35.71%) Web Filtering
7 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (32.14%) IaaS
8 9 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (32.14%) Presales
8 9 (32.14%) SaaS
8 9 (32.14%) PaaS
8 9 (32.14%) Network Security
8 9 (32.14%) MPLS
9 8 (28.57%) OSPF
9 8 (28.57%) BGP
9 8 (28.57%) ITIL
9 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
9 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
9 8 (28.57%) SIEM
10 7 (25.00%) SABSA
10 7 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (25.00%) Cisco
10 7 (25.00%) WAN
11 6 (21.43%) DNS

DDoS Mitigation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) IaaS
1 9 (32.14%) PaaS
1 9 (32.14%) SaaS
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.14%) Office 365
5 1 (3.57%) Akamai
5 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) VPN
3 9 (32.14%) MPLS
3 9 (32.14%) Network Security
4 8 (28.57%) BGP
4 8 (28.57%) OSPF
4 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (21.43%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) HSRP
6 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (21.43%) LAN
6 6 (21.43%) VLAN
7 5 (17.86%) IPsec
7 5 (17.86%) SSL
7 5 (17.86%) WLAN
8 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
8 4 (14.29%) SNMP
8 4 (14.29%) TACACS
8 4 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 6 (21.43%) French Language
1 6 (21.43%) German Language
1 6 (21.43%) Spanish Language
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Head of Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Presales Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
1 4 (14.29%) XMPP
2 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (21.43%) Blog
2 6 (21.43%) PKI
3 4 (14.29%) Digital Signage
3 4 (14.29%) IPTV
3 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Debian
4 2 (7.14%) MVS
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 10 (35.71%) Web Filtering
3 9 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (32.14%) Presales
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) SIEM
5 7 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (25.00%) SABSA
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (21.43%) Customer Acquisition
6 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 6 (21.43%) Informatics
6 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
6 6 (21.43%) Network Design
6 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
6 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 6 (21.43%) Service Management
6 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Python
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (21.43%) Master's Degree
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) CISSP
5 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.14%) CCNP
7 2 (7.14%) CSSLP
7 2 (7.14%) GWAPT
7 2 (7.14%) SANS
8 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (3.57%) CCSP
8 1 (3.57%) CEH
8 1 (3.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 6 (21.43%) GDPR
2 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (7.14%) COBIT
4 2 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) Xen
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) SELinux
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) Avaya
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) ForeScout
3 4 (14.29%) Google
3 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 4 (14.29%) Polycom
3 4 (14.29%) Red Box
3 4 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 4 (14.29%) Speakerbus
4 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 2 (7.14%) Meraki
4 2 (7.14%) VMware