The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 797 755 716
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -39
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 106 112 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.61% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 66 91 174
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+24.05% +12.85%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20588 18498 22214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.38% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16296 14999 18186
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DMZ
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DMZ within the UK.

DMZ Salary Trend in the UK

DMZ
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DMZ over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 within the UK.

DMZ Salary Histogram in the UK

DMZ
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 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
England -52 98 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Yorkshire -11 33 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Yorkshire -17 33 £50,000 +66.66% 1
London -35 32 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Leeds -24 29 £50,000 +66.66% 1
South East -30 15 £45,000 -12.19% 1
North West -20 8 £48,750 +3.72% 1
Scotland - 8 £42,500 -
Berkshire +7 7 £50,000 -9.09%
City of London -12 7 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Surrey -8 6 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Reading 0 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Edinburgh - 5 £45,000 -
Manchester -11 4 £47,500 -13.63% 1
East of England -15 4 £51,500 +44.05%
Bedfordshire - 4 £51,500 -
Halifax - 4 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £63,000 -
West Midlands -3 2 £41,250 -25.00%
Hampshire -9 2 £35,000 -17.64%
South West -20 2 £56,500 +96.52%
Staffordshire - 2 £41,250 -
Cannock - 2 £41,250 -
Liverpool - 2 £64,000 -
Luton - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire -22 1 £60,000 +28.34%
Devon - 1 £63,000 -
Wirral - 1 £38,000 -

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 135 (62.79%) Firewall
2 103 (47.91%) Windows
3 83 (38.60%) Microsoft
4 74 (34.42%) Active Directory
5 73 (33.95%) DNS
6 66 (30.70%) VPN
7 58 (26.98%) Cisco
7 58 (26.98%) SQL Server
8 57 (26.51%) SQL
9 56 (26.05%) TCP/IP
10 53 (24.65%) SAN
10 53 (24.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 52 (24.19%) VMware
12 51 (23.72%) WAN
12 51 (23.72%) ITIL
12 51 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
13 50 (23.26%) LAN
14 49 (22.79%) Change Management
15 42 (19.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 42 (19.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 40 (18.60%) Internet
16 40 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
16 40 (18.60%) FTP
16 40 (18.60%) Finance
17 39 (18.14%) Degree
18 38 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 38 (17.67%) SLA
19 36 (16.74%) MCSE
20 35 (16.28%) Linux
20 35 (16.28%) Oracle

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 31 (14.42%) IIS
2 24 (11.16%) WebLogic
3 22 (10.23%) MS Exchange
4 21 (9.77%) SharePoint
5 19 (8.84%) Apache
5 19 (8.84%) Tomcat
6 14 (6.51%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (5.58%) Lotus Domino
7 12 (5.58%) GroupWise
8 10 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (2.79%) Lync
10 6 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.79%) SAS
11 5 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.40%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (15.81%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.91%) MS Office
3 6 (2.79%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.40%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.77%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.72%) Google Apps
3 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.33%) SaaS
5 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 135 (62.79%) Firewall
2 73 (33.95%) DNS
3 66 (30.70%) VPN
4 56 (26.05%) TCP/IP
5 53 (24.65%) SAN
6 51 (23.72%) WAN
7 50 (23.26%) LAN
8 40 (18.60%) FTP
8 40 (18.60%) Internet
9 32 (14.88%) Network Security
10 30 (13.95%) SMTP
10 30 (13.95%) DHCP
11 27 (12.56%) LDAP
12 24 (11.16%) SSL
13 21 (9.77%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (6.98%) HTTP
15 13 (6.05%) Wireless
15 13 (6.05%) VLAN
16 12 (5.58%) IMAP
16 12 (5.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (2.79%) OLAP
4 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.79%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.79%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.79%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (2.79%) Big Data
4 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.33%) MySQL
6 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.47%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (18.60%) Finance
2 17 (7.91%) Banking
3 14 (6.51%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.65%) Publishing
5 6 (2.79%) Retail
6 4 (1.86%) French Language
6 4 (1.86%) German Language
6 4 (1.86%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.86%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.40%) Law
7 3 (1.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) iGaming
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (25.12%) Analyst
2 34 (15.81%) Support Analyst
3 27 (12.56%) Network Engineer
4 19 (8.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (6.51%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (6.05%) Technical Specialist
7 12 (5.58%) Security Manager
7 12 (5.58%) Architect
7 12 (5.58%) VMware Specialist
8 11 (5.12%) Web Engineer
8 11 (5.12%) Applications Support
9 10 (4.65%) Desktop Support
10 9 (4.19%) Consultant
10 9 (4.19%) Security Analyst
10 9 (4.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (4.19%) Team Leader
11 8 (3.72%) Administrator
11 8 (3.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.70%) .NET
2 21 (9.77%) Web Services
3 15 (6.98%) XML
4 13 (6.05%) J2EE
5 10 (4.65%) Middleware
6 8 (3.72%) ODBC
7 6 (2.79%) JSP
7 6 (2.79%) HTML
8 5 (2.33%) SAML
8 5 (2.33%) SOAP
8 5 (2.33%) XSLT
8 5 (2.33%) MSMQ
9 4 (1.86%) XHTML
9 4 (1.86%) MAPI
9 4 (1.86%) CGI
9 4 (1.86%) Flash
9 4 (1.86%) Servlets
9 4 (1.86%) Ajax
10 3 (1.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (1.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.02%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.84%) Blackberry
3 17 (7.91%) Clustering
4 16 (7.44%) Replication
5 13 (6.05%) CMDB
6 12 (5.58%) e-Health
6 12 (5.58%) Client/Server
7 11 (5.12%) CESG
7 11 (5.12%) CESG CLAS
7 11 (5.12%) PKI
7 11 (5.12%) RMADS
8 9 (4.19%) iPhone
8 9 (4.19%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.79%) Telematics
10 6 (2.79%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.79%) GIS
10 6 (2.79%) Blog
11 5 (2.33%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 103 (47.91%) Windows
2 53 (24.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (19.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (16.28%) Linux
6 24 (11.16%) Windows 7
7 23 (10.70%) UNIX
8 19 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (7.44%) Windows 8
10 15 (6.98%) Windows XP
11 13 (6.05%) Windows Mobile
12 11 (5.12%) Android
13 6 (2.79%) Windows 2000
14 5 (2.33%) HPUX
15 4 (1.86%) Solaris
16 3 (1.40%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.93%) SUSE
18 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.72%) ITIL
2 49 (22.79%) Change Management
3 33 (15.35%) Load Balancing
4 22 (10.23%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (9.30%) DevOps
5 20 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 19 (8.84%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (7.44%) Information Security
9 15 (6.98%) Capacity Management
10 14 (6.51%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (5.58%) Migration
13 11 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (5.12%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (5.12%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (5.12%) Project Management
13 11 (5.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.51%) SQL
2 30 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 27 (12.56%) Java
4 7 (3.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.26%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.26%) VBScript
5 5 (2.33%) Python
6 4 (1.86%) Google Apps Script
7 3 (1.40%) sed
7 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.40%) AWK
7 3 (1.40%) Korn
7 3 (1.40%) VB
7 3 (1.40%) Perl
7 3 (1.40%) VBA
8 2 (0.93%) C#
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) XPath
9 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (19.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (18.14%) Degree
4 36 (16.74%) MCSE
5 35 (16.28%) CCNA
6 31 (14.42%) MCITP
7 29 (13.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (13.02%) CCNP
9 17 (7.91%) CISSP
10 14 (6.51%) Security Cleared
11 13 (6.05%) SC Cleared
12 12 (5.58%) CCIE
13 9 (4.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (3.72%) NCDA
15 6 (2.79%) MCSA
16 5 (2.33%) APMP
16 5 (2.33%) JNCIS
17 4 (1.86%) PMI Certification
17 4 (1.86%) CISM
18 3 (1.40%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (17.67%) SLA
2 17 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (6.51%) PCI DSS
4 11 (5.12%) JSP 440
5 5 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 74 (34.42%) Active Directory
2 51 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.37%) VMware ESX
4 17 (7.91%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.98%) VMFS
6 13 (6.05%) vSphere
7 12 (5.58%) VMware Server
7 12 (5.58%) vCloud
8 11 (5.12%) Hyper-V
9 8 (3.72%) Terminal Services
10 6 (2.79%) Xen
11 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.93%) XenApp
12 1 (0.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.72%) SCCM
2 3 (1.40%) SCOM
2 3 (1.40%) HP SIM
2 3 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.40%) Nagios
3 2 (0.93%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.93%) AppManager
3 2 (0.93%) Nessus
3 2 (0.93%) WSUS
3 2 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.93%) Legato
4 1 (0.47%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.47%) Icinga
4 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.47%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 83 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 58 (26.98%) Cisco
3 52 (24.19%) VMware
4 35 (16.28%) Oracle
5 34 (15.81%) CheckPoint
6 28 (13.02%) NetApp
7 24 (11.16%) HP
8 20 (9.30%) JBoss
9 18 (8.37%) Red Hat
10 16 (7.44%) CA
11 15 (6.98%) EMC
12 13 (6.05%) Brocade
13 11 (5.12%) Clearswift
13 11 (5.12%) Fujitsu
13 11 (5.12%) F5
13 11 (5.12%) Citrix
13 11 (5.12%) Juniper
14 10 (4.65%) IBM
15 8 (3.72%) Avaya
15 8 (3.72%) MobileIron
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