Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 254 282
Rank change year-on-year +52 +28 +33
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 25 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.046% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 3
West Yorkshire median annual salary £56,000 £47,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.89% +126.19% -34.38%
10th Percentile £43,400 £46,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £84,500 £48,750 £21,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £56,000 £47,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year +17.89% +126.19% -53.33%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,965 2,283 2,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.93% 34.94% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,537 1,812 2,082
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,900
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +49 25 £56,000 +17.89% 1
Distributed Denial-of-Service
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (64.00%) Network Security
3 16 (64.00%) Security Operations
4 15 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 15 (60.00%) PCI DSS
5 13 (52.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (24.00%) DDoS Mitigation
10 5 (20.00%) IT Strategy
10 5 (20.00%) WAN
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 5 (20.00%) Network Design
10 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
11 4 (16.00%) Wireless Security
11 4 (16.00%) Qualys
11 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (16.00%) Office 365
11 4 (16.00%) Nessus
11 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (16.00%) VPLS
11 4 (16.00%) VLAN
11 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (16.00%) 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 9 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (16.00%) Office 365
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) DWDM
4 4 (16.00%) HTTP
4 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (16.00%) IPsec
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) VoIP
4 4 (16.00%) VPLS
4 4 (16.00%) VPN
4 4 (16.00%) Wireless
4 4 (16.00%) Wireless Security
5 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 10 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 10 (40.00%) Network Specialist
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Security Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 4 (16.00%) IT Security Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Security Operations
2 15 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (24.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 5 (20.00%) Network Design
5 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 4 (16.00%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Security Patching
6 4 (16.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.00%) Due Diligence
7 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.00%) Security Auditing
7 2 (8.00%) Software License Management
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CISM
1 3 (12.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (72.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Nessus
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (4.00%) CASB
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Juniper
2 4 (16.00%) Qualys
2 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) VMware