Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DDoS Mitigation \ Protection \ Detection \ Prevention
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 769 801 757
Rank change year-on-year +32 -44 +97
Permanent jobs citing DDoS Mitigation 34 51 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.067% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.073% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 86
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £50,250 £53,625 £47,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £72,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £68,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.17% +9.09% -8.33%

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 61,577 70,268 70,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 92.80% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49,811 54,103 60,521
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 £33,207
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,750
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -11 4 £76,750 +13.70%
East London - 2 £56,250 -
DDoS Mitigation
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 34 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 16 (47.06%) VPN
4 13 (38.24%) MPLS
5 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 12 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (35.29%) Network Security
6 11 (32.35%) Cisco
6 11 (32.35%) WAN
7 10 (29.41%) OSPF
7 10 (29.41%) BGP
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
7 10 (29.41%) SIEM
7 10 (29.41%) Web Filtering
8 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (26.47%) Degree
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) Presales
9 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.59%) SABSA
10 7 (20.59%) Python
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (20.59%) SSL
10 7 (20.59%) IPsec

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (17.65%) IaaS
3 6 (17.65%) PaaS
3 6 (17.65%) SaaS
4 4 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.88%) Office 365
6 1 (2.94%) Akamai
6 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) VPN
3 13 (38.24%) MPLS
4 12 (35.29%) Network Security
5 11 (32.35%) WAN
6 10 (29.41%) BGP
6 10 (29.41%) OSPF
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) IPsec
8 7 (20.59%) SSL
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (17.65%) DMVPN
9 6 (17.65%) DNS
9 6 (17.65%) EIGRP
9 6 (17.65%) HSRP
9 6 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (17.65%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) Unified Communications
9 6 (17.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) French Language
4 3 (8.82%) Games
4 3 (8.82%) German Language
4 3 (8.82%) Spanish Language
5 2 (5.88%) Online Betting
6 1 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Security Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Head of Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Presales Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 4 (11.76%) XMPP
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.88%) Akka
3 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.88%) RESTful
3 2 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 6 (17.65%) PKI
4 4 (11.76%) Digital Signage
4 4 (11.76%) IPTV
4 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (8.82%) Blog
6 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.88%) Online Games
6 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 2 (5.88%) MVS
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (29.41%) SIEM
2 10 (29.41%) Web Filtering
3 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (23.53%) Presales
5 7 (20.59%) SABSA
6 6 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (17.65%) Network Design
6 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 5 (14.71%) DevOps
7 5 (14.71%) Information Security
7 5 (14.71%) ITIL
7 5 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (14.71%) Service Management
8 4 (11.76%) Cryptography
8 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
6 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (17.65%) CCNP
3 6 (17.65%) CISSP
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Master's Degree
6 2 (5.88%) CCNA
6 2 (5.88%) CCVP
6 2 (5.88%) CISA
6 2 (5.88%) CSSLP
6 2 (5.88%) GWAPT
6 2 (5.88%) SANS
7 1 (2.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.94%) CCSP
7 1 (2.94%) CEH
7 1 (2.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 6 (17.65%) GDPR
3 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (5.88%) COBIT
5 2 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Xen
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) SELinux
2 2 (5.88%) Terraform
3 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
3 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 4 (11.76%) Avaya
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) ForeScout
4 4 (11.76%) Google
4 4 (11.76%) Polycom
4 4 (11.76%) Red Box
4 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 4 (11.76%) Speakerbus
5 2 (5.88%) Arista
5 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.88%) Infoblox
5 2 (5.88%) Juniper
5 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
5 2 (5.88%) VMware