The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank - 215 194
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
806 781 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.30% 15.42% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 684 695 601
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DMZ
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DMZ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Publishing
5 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Human Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCVP
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISMP
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Intel
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos