Period
to 26 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 322 371 361
Rank change year-on-year +49 -10 +58
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 32 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.26% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 26
Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +29.03% -3.13%
10th Percentile £50,550 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £65,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -4.76%

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 Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,116 5,413 5,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 42.34% 36.33% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,457 4,095 4,513
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,146
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the Midlands

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the Midlands

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the Midlands

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
West Midlands +22 25 £60,000 +20.00% 3
East Midlands - 13 £60,000 -
Distributed Denial-of-Service
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 20 (62.50%) Network Security
2 19 (59.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Firewall
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 16 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
6 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (40.63%) SCCM
6 13 (40.63%) McAfee
6 13 (40.63%) Service Management
6 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
6 13 (40.63%) ITSM
6 13 (40.63%) Web Services
6 13 (40.63%) ITIL
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
6 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
6 13 (40.63%) ITIL V3
6 13 (40.63%) Office 365
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
6 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (40.63%) Hybrid Cloud

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (40.63%) Office 365
2 9 (28.13%) IaaS
2 9 (28.13%) SaaS
3 3 (9.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Network Security
2 19 (59.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (53.13%) Firewall
4 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Security Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Wintel Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Operational Security Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (40.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (18.75%) PKI
2 6 (18.75%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 16 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) ITIL V3
2 13 (40.63%) ITSM
2 13 (40.63%) Service Delivery
2 13 (40.63%) Service Management
3 12 (37.50%) Threat Intelligence
4 11 (34.38%) Data Loss Prevention
4 11 (34.38%) SIEM
4 11 (34.38%) Threat Detection
5 10 (31.25%) Network Virtualisation
6 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (21.88%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (21.88%) Information Security
7 7 (21.88%) SABSA
7 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
7 7 (21.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.75%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) DV Cleared
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (21.88%) CISSP
5 6 (18.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 6 (18.75%) CEH
5 6 (18.75%) CEPT
5 6 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (18.75%) GPEN
5 6 (18.75%) OSCP
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) CCNP
7 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
1 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
1 13 (40.63%) Virtual Desktop
2 10 (31.25%) BitLocker
3 6 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCCM
2 10 (31.25%) SCOM
2 10 (31.25%) SCVMM
3 6 (18.75%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (9.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.13%) CASB
5 1 (3.13%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) McAfee
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.13%) ForeScout
6 1 (3.13%) Netskope
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec