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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
England / North West
Rank 236 235 248
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.24% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £47,750 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.16% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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
855 817 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.26% 14.45% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 642 674 912
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing DMZ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DMZ across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

DMZ Salary Histogram in the North West

DMZ
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 5 £46,750 +16.87%
Cheshire +18 3 £42,500 +112.50%
Merseyside - 1 £53,000 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing DMZ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Wireless Security
5 5 (38.46%) Splunk
5 5 (38.46%) SIEM
6 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (30.77%) Server Hardening
6 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) IPv4
6 4 (30.77%) IPv6
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Life Science
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Wireless Security
6 4 (30.77%) IPv4
6 4 (30.77%) IPv6
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (15.38%) IPsec
8 2 (15.38%) SSL
8 2 (15.38%) VoIP
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (7.69%) DNS
9 1 (7.69%) ISDN
9 1 (7.69%) PSTN
9 1 (7.69%) WLAN
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Life Science
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) VMS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
3 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Server Hardening
3 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Management
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) VB
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISMP
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) Splunk
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds