Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DDoS Mitigation \ Protection \ Detection \ Prevention
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 776 811 792
Rank change year-on-year +35 -19 +91
Permanent jobs citing DDoS Mitigation 35 50 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.067% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.072% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 80
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +18.18% -4.35%
10th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £72,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £66,750 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.09% +9.52% -8.70%

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 63,081 69,729 72,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.72% 92.77% 92.21%
Number of salaries quoted 50,512 53,451 63,166
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
Central London -13 7 £80,000 +18.52%
East London - 1 £65,000 - 1
DDoS Mitigation
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 24 (68.57%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) VPN
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) MPLS
5 11 (31.43%) Finance
5 11 (31.43%) Network Security
6 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (28.57%) OSPF
6 10 (28.57%) BGP
6 10 (28.57%) DNS
7 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (25.71%) Information Security
7 9 (25.71%) DevOps
7 9 (25.71%) SIEM
8 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
8 8 (22.86%) Web Filtering
8 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
8 8 (22.86%) CISSP
8 8 (22.86%) CCNP
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) Linux
9 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 7 (20.00%) PKI
9 7 (20.00%) Presales
9 7 (20.00%) Degree

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 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) GitHub
3 3 (8.57%) IaaS
3 3 (8.57%) PaaS
3 3 (8.57%) SaaS
4 2 (5.71%) Akamai
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.71%) Office 365
4 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) VPN
3 12 (34.29%) MPLS
4 11 (31.43%) Network Security
5 10 (28.57%) BGP
5 10 (28.57%) DNS
5 10 (28.57%) OSPF
6 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 6 (17.14%) Internet
7 6 (17.14%) SSL
8 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (14.29%) IPsec
8 5 (14.29%) SNMP
8 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
9 4 (11.43%) LAN
9 4 (11.43%) SAN
9 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
9 4 (11.43%) VLAN
9 4 (11.43%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Online Betting
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Architect
3 8 (22.86%) Security Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Scala Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Scala Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
2 4 (11.43%) Akka
2 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
2 4 (11.43%) RESTful
2 4 (11.43%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
3 7 (20.00%) PKI
4 6 (17.14%) Fintech
5 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (11.43%) Online Games
5 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
6 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
7 2 (5.71%) BYOD
7 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.86%) Digital Signage
8 1 (2.86%) IPTV
8 1 (2.86%) Media Streaming
8 1 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (2.86%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (25.71%) DevOps
2 9 (25.71%) Information Security
2 9 (25.71%) SIEM
3 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
3 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (22.86%) Web Filtering
4 7 (20.00%) Presales
5 6 (17.14%) SABSA
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (14.29%) Network Design
6 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Scala
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
2 8 (22.86%) CISSP
3 7 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 3 (8.57%) CCVP
5 3 (8.57%) CEH
5 3 (8.57%) CISA
6 2 (5.71%) CISM
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) GCIH
6 2 (5.71%) SANS
6 2 (5.71%) SSCP
7 1 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (11.43%) GDPR
3 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (5.71%) COBIT
4 2 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) VirtualBox
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Xen
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) Terraform
3 1 (2.86%) Cacti
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.86%) RANCID
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
2 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
2 4 (11.43%) WorldPay
3 3 (8.57%) Arista
3 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
3 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.57%) Juniper
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
4 2 (5.71%) F5
4 2 (5.71%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) Infoblox
4 2 (5.71%) Meraki
4 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.71%) TOWER Software
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Speakerbus