Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 379 395
Rank change year-on-year +54 +16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 34 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.27% 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.14% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 5 22
Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.84% -14.44% -7.69%
10th Percentile £46,000 £36,750 £33,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £41,600 £48,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 5,061 5,635 6,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 40.38% 36.71% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,629 4,456 4,741
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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
West Midlands +55 32 £60,000 +55.84%
East Midlands - 7 £60,000 -
Distributed Denial-of-Service
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 24 (70.59%) SIEM
2 23 (67.65%) VPN
2 23 (67.65%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) Java
4 18 (52.94%) Load Balancing
5 14 (41.18%) Open Source
5 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (41.18%) Go
5 14 (41.18%) Microservices
5 14 (41.18%) Python
5 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) Ruby
6 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 12 (35.29%) Degree
7 11 (32.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (32.35%) Network Security
7 11 (32.35%) Puppet
7 11 (32.35%) Hudson
7 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
7 11 (32.35%) Salt
7 11 (32.35%) Opsview
7 11 (32.35%) Graphite
7 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
7 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (32.35%) Vagrant
7 11 (32.35%) Ansible
7 11 (32.35%) Docker
7 11 (32.35%) High Availability

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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
1 23 (67.65%) VPN
2 11 (32.35%) Network Security
3 7 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) WLAN
5 3 (8.82%) BGP
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.82%) DHCP
5 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
5 3 (8.82%) FWSM
5 3 (8.82%) MPLS
5 3 (8.82%) OSPF
5 3 (8.82%) SNMP
5 3 (8.82%) SSL
5 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) VLAN
5 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (32.35%) Hudson
1 11 (32.35%) Jenkins
1 11 (32.35%) Vagrant
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (23.53%) Subversion
2 8 (23.53%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Wintel Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Security Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (14.71%) PKI
4 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
1 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
1 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
1 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) SIEM
2 18 (52.94%) Load Balancing
3 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Microservices
3 14 (41.18%) Open Source
4 12 (35.29%) DevOps
5 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
5 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (32.35%) Decision-Making
5 11 (32.35%) High Availability
5 11 (32.35%) IT Strategy
5 11 (32.35%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 10 (29.41%) ITIL
6 10 (29.41%) ITIL V3
7 9 (26.47%) Information Security
7 9 (26.47%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (23.53%) TOGAF
9 7 (20.59%) ITSM
9 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
9 7 (20.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Go
2 14 (41.18%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) Ruby
3 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (23.53%) CISSP
4 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (14.71%) CEH
5 5 (14.71%) CEPT
5 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (14.71%) GPEN
5 5 (14.71%) OSCP
6 4 (11.76%) CCDP
6 4 (11.76%) CCNP
7 3 (8.82%) CCSE
7 3 (8.82%) IISP
7 3 (8.82%) ISSAP
7 3 (8.82%) JNCIP
7 3 (8.82%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Docker
2 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Ansible
1 11 (32.35%) Consul
1 11 (32.35%) Docker Swarm
1 11 (32.35%) Grafana
1 11 (32.35%) Graphite
1 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
1 11 (32.35%) Nagios
1 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (32.35%) Opsview
1 11 (32.35%) Packer
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
1 11 (32.35%) Salt
1 11 (32.35%) Terraform
1 11 (32.35%) ZABBIX
2 7 (20.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (20.59%) SCCM
3 5 (14.71%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (8.82%) QRadar
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) McAfee
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
2 4 (11.76%) Tufin
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) LogRhythm
3 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
3 3 (8.82%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper