Period
to 14 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 304 308 346
Rank change year-on-year +4 +38 +13
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 9 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.095% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 1.03% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 26
North West median annual salary £54,486 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.19% +17.07% +40.41%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,562 4,276 4,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.67% 37.89% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,682 3,383 3,735
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the North West

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the North West

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the North West

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Lancashire -1 6 £49,743 - 1
Manchester +20 3 £54,486 +25.25%
Distributed Denial-of-Service
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 6 (66.67%) SAML
1 6 (66.67%) RACF
1 6 (66.67%) SSL
1 6 (66.67%) IPsec
1 6 (66.67%) OAuth
1 6 (66.67%) XACML
1 6 (66.67%) OpenID
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (66.67%) OAuth2
1 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 6 (66.67%) Coaching
1 6 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Thinking
3 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) IT Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) User Experience
3 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) ATM
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) IPsec
1 6 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 6 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) ATM
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) OAuth
1 6 (66.67%) OAuth2
1 6 (66.67%) OpenID
1 6 (66.67%) SAML
1 6 (66.67%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Coaching
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (44.44%) IT Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Thinking
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) RACF
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) VMware