The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 231 254 245
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.83% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £20,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
DMZ
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
806 1090 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.30% 15.78% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 668 895 789
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.99% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DMZ
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DMZ Salary Trend in the North West

DMZ
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Cheshire +24 1 £20,000 -37.50%
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Advertising
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) CCA
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) GIS
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) GIS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCA
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware