The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank - 119 128
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.17% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.84% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -26.82%
DMZ
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
363 357 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.19% 19.69% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 231 259 312
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DMZ across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DMZ
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DMZ across the Cheshire region.

DMZ Salary Trend in Cheshire

DMZ
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing DMZ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DMZ.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing DMZ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DMZ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) VMware