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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 98 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.084% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £45,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
-41.11% +46.34%
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
206 367 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.25% 21.30% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 160 233 259
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) LAN

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) VMware