Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 291 271
Rank change year-on-year +37 -20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 31 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.42% 0.16% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.38% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 2
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +25.00% -33.33%
North West median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +38.89% +40.63% -34.02%

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,703 3,416 3,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.99% 42.29% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,221 2,841 2,624
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Distributed Denial-of-Service as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in Manchester

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in Manchester.

Salary trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in Manchester

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Distributed Denial-of-Service in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 24 (77.42%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) DevOps
3 22 (70.97%) Docker
4 17 (54.84%) Firewall
5 15 (48.39%) VPN
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (45.16%) Jenkins
6 14 (45.16%) SIEM
6 14 (45.16%) Go
6 14 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (45.16%) Ansible
6 14 (45.16%) Terraform
6 14 (45.16%) Python
6 14 (45.16%) Java
6 14 (45.16%) Ruby
6 14 (45.16%) Open Source
6 14 (45.16%) Puppet
6 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
7 13 (41.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (41.94%) Hudson
7 13 (41.94%) High Availability
7 13 (41.94%) ZABBIX
7 13 (41.94%) Nagios
7 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
7 13 (41.94%) Grafana
7 13 (41.94%) Kubernetes
7 13 (41.94%) Salt
7 13 (41.94%) Opsview

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (29.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (77.42%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) VPN
3 9 (29.03%) HTTP
4 5 (16.13%) Network Security
5 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) BGP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Jenkins
2 13 (41.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (41.94%) Hudson
2 13 (41.94%) Vagrant
3 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (19.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (19.35%) Subversion
3 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Security Specialist
2 9 (29.03%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) AWS Architect
2 9 (29.03%) AWS Specialist
2 9 (29.03%) Security Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Security Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Security Specialist
3 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (16.13%) Security Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Network Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Security Officer
8 1 (3.23%) Information Security Officer
8 1 (3.23%) Information Security Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) IT Security Officer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Security Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (74.19%) DevOps
2 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
2 14 (45.16%) Open Source
2 14 (45.16%) SIEM
3 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
3 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (41.94%) Deployment Automation
3 13 (41.94%) High Availability
4 10 (32.26%) Microservices
5 9 (29.03%) Data Science
5 9 (29.03%) Decision-Making
5 9 (29.03%) IT Strategy
5 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
6 8 (25.81%) DDoS Mitigation
6 8 (25.81%) Information Security
7 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Go
1 14 (45.16%) Java
1 14 (45.16%) Python
1 14 (45.16%) Ruby
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) RHCE
2 4 (12.90%) RHCSA
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CISA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CISM
4 1 (3.23%) CRISC
4 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Ansible
1 14 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
1 14 (45.16%) Terraform
2 13 (41.94%) Consul
2 13 (41.94%) Docker Swarm
2 13 (41.94%) Grafana
2 13 (41.94%) Graphite
2 13 (41.94%) Kubernetes
2 13 (41.94%) Nagios
2 13 (41.94%) Opsview
2 13 (41.94%) Packer
2 13 (41.94%) Salt
2 13 (41.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (3.23%) Google