Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Distributed Denial-of-Service in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Denial-of-Service over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 369 468 493
Rank change year-on-year +99 +25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 37 45 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 32
Median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +20.00%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,946 9,396 10,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.04% 36.01% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,672 7,043 8,769
Median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
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 South East

Job postings citing Distributed Denial-of-Service as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the South East

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in the South East.

Salary trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the South East

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Distributed Denial-of-Service in the South East

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Hampshire +65 15 £33,000 -2.94%
Surrey - 14 £56,250 -
East Sussex -2 6 £67,500 +12.50%
Thames Valley +65 2 £73,750 +22.92%
Berkshire +61 2 £73,750 +107.75%
Distributed Denial-of-Service
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 25 (67.57%) Firewall
2 23 (62.16%) Cisco
3 20 (54.05%) Juniper
4 19 (51.35%) Data Centre
5 15 (40.54%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (37.84%) OSPF
6 14 (37.84%) BGP
6 14 (37.84%) CCNP
6 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
6 14 (37.84%) JNCIA
6 14 (37.84%) JNCIS
7 13 (35.14%) WAN
7 13 (35.14%) Internet
8 12 (32.43%) CCNA
8 12 (32.43%) LAN
8 12 (32.43%) Unix
8 12 (32.43%) Linux
8 12 (32.43%) Brocade
8 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (32.43%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (29.73%) Load Balancing
9 11 (29.73%) Foundry
9 11 (29.73%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (29.73%) Windows
9 11 (29.73%) NetScreen
10 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
10 10 (27.03%) VPN
10 10 (27.03%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Threat Intelligence

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) BGP
2 14 (37.84%) OSPF
2 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) Internet
3 13 (35.14%) WAN
4 12 (32.43%) LAN
5 11 (29.73%) NetScreen
6 10 (27.03%) VPN
7 9 (24.32%) MPLS
8 8 (21.62%) Network Security
9 7 (18.92%) DNS
10 6 (16.22%) DHCP
10 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
10 6 (16.22%) VoIP
10 6 (16.22%) WLAN
11 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (8.11%) Wireless
11 3 (8.11%) Wireless Security
12 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Security Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Information Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Juniper Architect
5 6 (16.22%) VMware Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) OAuth
2 1 (2.70%) OAuth2
2 1 (2.70%) OpenID
2 1 (2.70%) SAML
2 1 (2.70%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
4 7 (18.92%) Cyber Defence
4 7 (18.92%) Public Cloud
5 6 (16.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (5.41%) PKI
6 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
1 12 (32.43%) Unix
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (32.43%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (29.73%) Load Balancing
3 11 (29.73%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (27.03%) Analytics
4 10 (27.03%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 10 (27.03%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 10 (27.03%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
4 10 (27.03%) Threat Intelligence
5 9 (24.32%) Information Security
6 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) Architecture Roadmap
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (18.92%) Principle of Least Privilege
7 7 (18.92%) Secure Coding
7 7 (18.92%) Threat Detection
8 6 (16.22%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) CCNP
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (37.84%) JNCIA
1 14 (37.84%) JNCIS
2 12 (32.43%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) CEH
5 4 (10.81%) CISM
5 4 (10.81%) CISSP
5 4 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (8.11%) CISA
6 3 (8.11%) MBCS
6 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.11%) OSCP
6 3 (8.11%) RHCSA
6 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) CCDP
7 2 (5.41%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) NCSC
2 3 (8.11%) NIST
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.70%) COBIT
4 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Nessus
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Cisco
2 20 (54.05%) Juniper
3 12 (32.43%) Brocade
4 11 (29.73%) Foundry
5 6 (16.22%) Arista
5 6 (16.22%) F5
5 6 (16.22%) Meraki
5 6 (16.22%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.70%) CA
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds