Period
to 18 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 268 284
Rank change year-on-year +55 +16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Denial-of-Service 36 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.58% 0.072% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 5
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +126.19% -39.13%
10th Percentile £48,425 £46,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £84,250 £55,500 £23,450
Yorkshire median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £21,750
% change year-on-year +8.42% +118.39% -51.67%

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 2,115 2,438 2,718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.03% 35.06% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,718 1,965 2,141
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 August 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 August 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 +56 36 £50,000 +5.26%
Distributed Denial-of-Service
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 29 (80.56%) Firewall
2 27 (75.00%) Network Security
3 26 (72.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 26 (72.22%) Security Operations
4 25 (69.44%) PCI DSS
4 25 (69.44%) Finance
5 24 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (36.11%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.00%) Network Design
8 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (25.00%) VPN
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) DNS
9 8 (22.22%) VoIP
9 8 (22.22%) WAN
9 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (22.22%) Juniper
9 8 (22.22%) Nessus
9 8 (22.22%) VLAN
9 8 (22.22%) Office 365
9 8 (22.22%) Qualys
9 8 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
9 8 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence
10 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (19.44%) Wireless Security
10 7 (19.44%) VPLS
10 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis

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 13 (36.11%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.78%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (80.56%) Firewall
2 27 (75.00%) Network Security
3 9 (25.00%) VPN
4 8 (22.22%) DNS
4 8 (22.22%) VLAN
4 8 (22.22%) VoIP
4 8 (22.22%) WAN
5 7 (19.44%) DWDM
5 7 (19.44%) HTTP
5 7 (19.44%) HTTPS
5 7 (19.44%) IPsec
5 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
5 7 (19.44%) VPLS
5 7 (19.44%) Wireless
5 7 (19.44%) Wireless Security
6 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.78%) Hudson
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 19 (52.78%) Network Security Specialist
2 19 (52.78%) Network Specialist
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Cyberattack
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Security Operations
1 26 (72.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (25.00%) Network Design
3 8 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
3 8 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
4 7 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 6 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.33%) Information Security
7 3 (8.33%) SIEM
8 2 (5.56%) B2B
8 2 (5.56%) Microservices
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Go
1 1 (2.78%) Java
1 1 (2.78%) Python
1 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CISM
1 4 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CISA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.78%) CRISC
2 1 (2.78%) GIAC
2 1 (2.78%) GSNA
2 1 (2.78%) IRCA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (2.78%) PCI QSA
2 1 (2.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (69.44%) PCI DSS
2 24 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
3 1 (2.78%) COSO
3 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Nessus
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) CASB
2 1 (2.78%) Consul
2 1 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (2.78%) Grafana
2 1 (2.78%) Graphite
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Opsview
2 1 (2.78%) Packer
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Salt
2 1 (2.78%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Juniper
2 8 (22.22%) Qualys
2 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) VMware