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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 212 - 207
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% - 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +43.33%
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
891 894 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.32% 16.57% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 800 731 798
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Birmingham - 3 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) CCNA
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (26.67%) CCVP
5 4 (26.67%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (26.67%) FortiGate
5 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (20.00%) Statistics
6 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) PBX
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
1 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNA
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCVP
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) SAP