The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
Biometrics
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
754 560 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.96% 35.18% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 558 466 595
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biometrics across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Biometrics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in Cambridge

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SAML
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Biometrics 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 Biometrics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware