Period
to 18 June 2018

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

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 267 287
Rank change year-on-year +55 +20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 43 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.057% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 40 4 6
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +118.39% -56.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £56,625 £27,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +111.11% -43.75%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,132 2,371 2,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.33% 33.59% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,748 1,967 2,091
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,675 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in West Yorkshire

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Distributed Denial-of-Service in West Yorkshire

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Distributed Denial-of-Service in West Yorkshire

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Leeds +75 43 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Distributed Denial-of-Service
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Distributed Denial-of-Service.

1 40 (93.02%) Firewall
2 34 (79.07%) Network Security
2 34 (79.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 32 (74.42%) Security Operations
4 31 (72.09%) Finance
5 30 (69.77%) PCI DSS
6 24 (55.81%) VPN
6 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (51.16%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (51.16%) Network Design
8 20 (46.51%) VLAN
8 20 (46.51%) Qualys
8 20 (46.51%) Nessus
8 20 (46.51%) DNS
8 20 (46.51%) VoIP
8 20 (46.51%) Cisco
8 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
8 20 (46.51%) Juniper
8 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
8 20 (46.51%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (46.51%) Office 365
8 20 (46.51%) Threat Intelligence
9 19 (44.19%) Wireless Security
9 19 (44.19%) HTTPS
9 19 (44.19%) WAN
9 19 (44.19%) HTTP
9 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
9 19 (44.19%) Wireless
9 19 (44.19%) IPsec
9 19 (44.19%) DWDM

Distributed Denial-of-Service
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (51.16%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (46.51%) Office 365
4 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) Firewall
2 34 (79.07%) Network Security
3 24 (55.81%) VPN
4 20 (46.51%) DNS
4 20 (46.51%) VLAN
4 20 (46.51%) VoIP
5 19 (44.19%) DWDM
5 19 (44.19%) HTTP
5 19 (44.19%) HTTPS
5 19 (44.19%) IPsec
5 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
5 19 (44.19%) VPLS
5 19 (44.19%) WAN
5 19 (44.19%) Wireless
5 19 (44.19%) Wireless Security
6 2 (4.65%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.30%) Hudson
1 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Security Specialist
2 28 (65.12%) Network Security Specialist
2 28 (65.12%) Network Specialist
3 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Network Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Network Security Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Security Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) SOC Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) SOC Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Security Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 32 (74.42%) Security Operations
3 22 (51.16%) Network Design
4 20 (46.51%) Threat Intelligence
5 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
5 19 (44.19%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (39.53%) DDoS Mitigation
7 15 (34.88%) Issue Tracking
7 15 (34.88%) Security Patching
7 15 (34.88%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (25.58%) B2B
8 11 (25.58%) Risk Analysis
8 11 (25.58%) Social Engineering
9 6 (13.95%) IT Strategy
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
10 4 (9.30%) DevOps
10 4 (9.30%) High Availability
10 4 (9.30%) Microservices
10 4 (9.30%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Go
1 4 (9.30%) Java
1 4 (9.30%) Python
1 4 (9.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CISM
1 3 (6.98%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) CISA
2 1 (2.33%) CRISC
2 1 (2.33%) GIAC
2 1 (2.33%) GSNA
2 1 (2.33%) IRCA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (2.33%) PCI QSA
2 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (69.77%) PCI DSS
2 17 (39.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) COSO
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Nessus
2 4 (9.30%) Ansible
2 4 (9.30%) Consul
2 4 (9.30%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (9.30%) Grafana
2 4 (9.30%) Graphite
2 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.30%) Nagios
2 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.30%) Opsview
2 4 (9.30%) Packer
2 4 (9.30%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Salt
2 4 (9.30%) Terraform
2 4 (9.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
1 20 (46.51%) Cisco
1 20 (46.51%) Juniper
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
1 20 (46.51%) Qualys
1 20 (46.51%) Salesforce.com