The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 190 178 194
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% 0.027% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £41,430 £55,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% +13.98%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
672 494 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.91% 13.12% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 562 416 547
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DMZ
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DMZ Salary Trend in Manchester

DMZ
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 2 £42,215 -
Stockport - 1 £41,430 -
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
DMZ
North West

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (50.00%) CA
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
5 3 (37.50%) Symantec
5 3 (37.50%) Websense
5 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) LAN

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (25.00%) Android
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) CA
2 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) Websense
2 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel