Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for DMZ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DMZ over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 354 335
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 +26
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 18 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.032% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.20% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 17
North West median annual salary £60,000 £42,250 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.01% -2.31% -8.95%
10th Percentile £43,250 £37,650 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £48,575 £58,800
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

DMZ is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1952 1961 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.74% 15.68% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1612 1497
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DMZ
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing DMZ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for DMZ 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for DMZ in the North West

DMZ
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DMZ in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DMZ 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 17 £60,000 +37.93%
Cheshire -29 1 £45,000 +12.50%
DMZ
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 17 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
1 17 (94.44%) VPN
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
1 17 (94.44%) Network Security
2 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 11 (61.11%) VPLS
2 11 (61.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) VoIP
2 11 (61.11%) Juniper
2 11 (61.11%) MPLS
2 11 (61.11%) OSPF
2 11 (61.11%) BGP
2 11 (61.11%) EIGRP
3 10 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
3 10 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 10 (55.56%) Service Management
3 10 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) SAS
4 9 (50.00%) Google
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (50.00%) Office 365
5 6 (33.33%) SIEM
5 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (33.33%) Server Hardening

DMZ
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
1 17 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) Network Security
1 17 (94.44%) VPN
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) BGP
2 11 (61.11%) EIGRP
2 11 (61.11%) MPLS
2 11 (61.11%) OSPF
2 11 (61.11%) VoIP
2 11 (61.11%) VPLS
3 10 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (33.33%) IPv4
4 6 (33.33%) IPv6
4 6 (33.33%) Wireless
4 6 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Architect
1 11 (61.11%) Network Architect
1 11 (61.11%) Network Security Architect
1 11 (61.11%) Security Architect
2 6 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Domain Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ISPF
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
1 11 (61.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 10 (55.56%) Service Management
2 10 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 10 (55.56%) Zachman Framework
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (33.33%) Server Hardening
4 6 (33.33%) SIEM
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JCL
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
1 11 (61.11%) Juniper
2 9 (50.00%) Google
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (33.33%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed