The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DMZ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 773 866 859
Rank change year-on-year +93 -7  
Permanent jobs citing DMZ 79 84 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.080% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 77
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £26,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +41.50% -41.11%  

DMZ is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13636 18120 19660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.97% 17.36% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11111 14994 15669
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DMZ
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing DMZ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DMZ in the UK

DMZ
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DMZ in the UK

DMZ
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DMZ over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DMZ in the UK

DMZ
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 76 £52,500 +31.25% 7
London +87 48 £70,000 +16.66% 7
North East - 10 £28,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £28,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £28,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
Salisbury - 5 £45,000 -
South West - 5 £45,000 -
South East +48 4 £37,500 -31.81%
City of London +37 4 £63,750 -15.00% 2
North West -7 4 £38,000 -5.00%
Canary Wharf - 4 £70,000 -
Scotland +21 3 £85,000 +112.50% 1
Cheshire +8 3 £42,500 +19.71%
Edinburgh +1 3 £85,000 +112.50% 1
East of England -6 3 £46,500 +75.47%
Hertfordshire -7 3 £46,500 +75.47%
Surrey - 3 £37,500 -
Watford - 3 £46,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £80,000 -
Chester - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,500 -
Manchester -24 1 £33,500 -16.25%
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £60,000 -
Hereford - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 with a requirement for DMZ.

1 115 (73.72%) Firewall
2 86 (55.13%) Windows
3 79 (50.64%) Cisco
4 73 (46.79%) Network Security
5 65 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 64 (41.03%) DNS
7 53 (33.97%) Data Centre
8 50 (32.05%) VPN
9 49 (31.41%) WAN
9 49 (31.41%) ITIL
10 46 (29.49%) Active Directory
10 46 (29.49%) Load Balancing
11 42 (26.92%) Windows Server
12 41 (26.28%) LAN
13 40 (25.64%) VLAN
14 39 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
15 38 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (23.08%) TCP/IP
17 35 (22.44%) MS Exchange
17 35 (22.44%) Time Management
17 35 (22.44%) VMware
18 34 (21.79%) IPsec
18 34 (21.79%) MS Excel
18 34 (21.79%) MPLS
19 33 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
19 33 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
19 33 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (19.87%) Finance
20 31 (19.87%) Juniper
21 30 (19.23%) DHCP

DMZ
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 35 (22.44%) MS Exchange
2 27 (17.31%) SharePoint
3 23 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.90%) IIS
5 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (10.90%) MS Project
2 17 (10.90%) MS Visio
3 9 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.97%) IaaS
3 13 (8.33%) Office 365
4 11 (7.05%) PaaS
5 10 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.92%) SaaS
7 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 115 (73.72%) Firewall
2 73 (46.79%) Network Security
3 64 (41.03%) DNS
4 50 (32.05%) VPN
5 49 (31.41%) WAN
6 41 (26.28%) LAN
7 40 (25.64%) VLAN
8 39 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 36 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 34 (21.79%) IPsec
10 34 (21.79%) MPLS
11 30 (19.23%) DHCP
12 28 (17.95%) Internet
13 27 (17.31%) SMTP
14 26 (16.67%) Junos
14 26 (16.67%) Multicast
15 20 (12.82%) OSPF
16 19 (12.18%) SAN
16 19 (12.18%) VPLS
17 17 (10.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (7.05%) GIS
4 10 (6.41%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.28%) Big Data
7 2 (1.28%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.28%) DocumentDB
8 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (19.87%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.28%) Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 29 (18.59%) Architect
3 23 (14.74%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (13.46%) Analyst
5 17 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.05%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.41%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.49%) Security Manager
10 7 (4.49%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) IT Architect
11 6 (3.85%) Network Architect
12 5 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (3.21%) Cisco Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Exchange Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.90%) Web Services
2 7 (4.49%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (4.49%) J2EE
2 7 (4.49%) JMS
2 7 (4.49%) Middleware
2 7 (4.49%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (3.21%) 802.1X
3 5 (3.21%) SAML
4 3 (1.92%) OAuth
5 1 (0.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (33.97%) Data Centre
2 38 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (16.67%) Clustering
4 22 (14.10%) Replication
5 15 (9.62%) CESG
6 11 (7.05%) Cyber Attack
6 11 (7.05%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.49%) N-Tier
9 5 (3.21%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (2.56%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.92%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.92%) CMDB
11 3 (1.92%) iPad
11 3 (1.92%) Life Science
11 3 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 86 (55.13%) Windows
2 42 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (14.74%) Linux
5 21 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.56%) Debian
7 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.56%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.28%) CatOS
9 2 (1.28%) Unix
9 2 (1.28%) VMS
10 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.41%) ITIL
2 46 (29.49%) Load Balancing
3 35 (22.44%) Time Management
4 33 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (17.31%) Change Management
6 24 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 24 (15.38%) Project Management
7 22 (14.10%) Technical Architecture
8 21 (13.46%) Service Management
9 19 (12.18%) Network Design
10 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (11.54%) High Availability
10 18 (11.54%) Information Security
10 18 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
10 18 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 18 (11.54%) Service Delivery
11 17 (10.90%) ITIL V3
11 17 (10.90%) Network Load Balancing
11 17 (10.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (10.90%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 27 (17.31%) SQL
3 19 (12.18%) VBScript
4 12 (7.69%) Python
5 11 (7.05%) Bash Shell
5 11 (7.05%) Perl
6 7 (4.49%) Jython
7 2 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (16.03%) CCNA
3 18 (11.54%) CISSP
4 16 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 15 (9.62%) DV Cleared
5 15 (9.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 15 (9.62%) SC Cleared
6 12 (7.69%) JNCIS
7 11 (7.05%) CCNP
8 5 (3.21%) CCIP
8 5 (3.21%) CEH
8 5 (3.21%) MCSA
8 5 (3.21%) MCSE
8 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.56%) CCDA
9 4 (2.56%) CCIE
9 4 (2.56%) Degree
10 3 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.92%) CISM
11 2 (1.28%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.18%) SLA
2 11 (7.05%) QA
3 7 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (29.49%) Active Directory
2 33 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (17.31%) VMware ESX
4 14 (8.97%) Hyper-V
5 11 (7.05%) vSphere
6 9 (5.77%) XenApp
7 6 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.92%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (13.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (8.33%) SCOM
3 11 (7.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 11 (7.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (6.41%) Backup Exec
5 8 (5.13%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (3.85%) SCCM
7 4 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.56%) SCVMM
7 4 (2.56%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.92%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.28%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.64%) Nagios
10 1 (0.64%) Nessus
10 1 (0.64%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 79 (50.64%) Cisco
2 65 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.44%) VMware
4 31 (19.87%) Juniper
5 26 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 25 (16.03%) Citrix
7 23 (14.74%) F5
8 13 (8.33%) HP
9 12 (7.69%) Intel
10 11 (7.05%) Palantir
10 11 (7.05%) Sophos
11 10 (6.41%) Symantec
12 9 (5.77%) CheckPoint
13 8 (5.13%) SolarWinds
14 7 (4.49%) IBM
14 7 (4.49%) NetApp
14 7 (4.49%) Red Hat
15 6 (3.85%) Dell
15 6 (3.85%) Siemens
16 5 (3.21%) arcserve
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