The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 234 232 236
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 7 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.67% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 16
Average salary £63,000 £46,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1037 1052 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.41% 14.57% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 880 883 921
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DMZ
England

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 31 July 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
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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
Merseyside - 6 £64,000 -
Cheshire -23 1 £60,000 +29.03%
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) EMC
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) CA
1 6 (60.00%) NetApp
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (60.00%) e-Health
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Server
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (60.00%) VMFS
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (60.00%) vCloud
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Finance

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Specialist
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (60.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Server
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) VMFS
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (60.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) EMC
1 6 (60.00%) CA
1 6 (60.00%) NetApp
1 6 (60.00%) VMware