The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biometrics in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 816 779 873
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +94
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 56 74 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.074% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.19% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 29 74 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
Biometrics
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40537 39288 43034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.90% 39.37% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31905 32189 36486
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Biometrics
Salary Trend in England

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in England

Biometrics
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biometrics across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Biometrics Salary Histogram in England

Biometrics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
London +7 41 £25,000 -59.18% 6
East Midlands -58 11 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -60 11 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England - 2 £13,863 -
North West - 2 £77,500 -
Biometrics
UK

Biometrics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 59 (56.73%) Finance
2 36 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (31.73%) SQL
4 29 (27.88%) Cyber Security
5 28 (26.92%) Degree
6 27 (25.96%) Windows
7 25 (24.04%) Bloomberg
7 25 (24.04%) Law
8 24 (23.08%) Identity Management
8 24 (23.08%) TickIT
8 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 24 (23.08%) Smartcard
8 24 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (23.08%) ISO 9001
8 24 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 24 (23.08%) Windows Vista
8 24 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (23.08%) Mobile App
9 19 (18.27%) Marketing
10 17 (16.35%) Analytics
10 17 (16.35%) Japanese Language
11 16 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (15.38%) Business Development
12 13 (12.50%) Internet
13 11 (10.58%) French Language
14 10 (9.62%) Multimedia
15 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
16 7 (6.73%) Cryptography
16 7 (6.73%) Banking

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) SAS
2 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (2.88%) VPN
3 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.96%) IPsec
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) SSL
4 1 (0.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.96%) LDAP
4 1 (0.96%) SMS
4 1 (0.96%) VoIP
4 1 (0.96%) SMTP
4 1 (0.96%) SNMP
4 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
1 5 (4.81%) Big Data
2 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (56.73%) Finance
2 25 (24.04%) Law
3 19 (18.27%) Marketing
4 17 (16.35%) Japanese Language
5 11 (10.58%) French Language
6 10 (9.62%) Multimedia
7 7 (6.73%) Banking
7 7 (6.73%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.96%) Games
9 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) Technical Support
2 24 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) Consultant
4 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
4 5 (4.81%) Developer
5 4 (3.85%) Analyst
6 2 (1.92%) Data Analyst
6 2 (1.92%) Software Developer
6 2 (1.92%) Architect
6 2 (1.92%) Senior Manager
6 2 (1.92%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (1.92%) Security Architect
6 2 (1.92%) ICT Manager
6 2 (1.92%) Programmer
7 1 (0.96%) Designer
7 1 (0.96%) Senior Designer
7 1 (0.96%) Product Specialist
7 1 (0.96%) Statistical Programmer
7 1 (0.96%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (0.96%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) .NET
2 3 (2.88%) SAML
3 2 (1.92%) Web Services
3 2 (1.92%) XML
3 2 (1.92%) JSON
3 2 (1.92%) OAuth
3 2 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (0.96%) HTML
4 1 (0.96%) VXML
4 1 (0.96%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 24 (23.08%) Smartcard
3 7 (6.73%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.81%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.81%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.88%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.96%) Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) IVR
7 1 (0.96%) Life Science
7 1 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.96%) Windows
2 24 (23.08%) Windows XP
2 24 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (23.08%) Windows Vista
2 24 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.85%) UNIX
4 2 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Solaris
5 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Cyber Security
2 24 (23.08%) Identity Management
2 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 17 (16.35%) Analytics
4 16 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (15.38%) Business Development
5 5 (4.81%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
5 5 (4.81%) Machine Learning
6 3 (2.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.88%) Project Management
7 2 (1.92%) Data Modelling
7 2 (1.92%) ETL
7 2 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.92%) Change Management
7 2 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (1.92%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.73%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.96%) C#
4 1 (0.96%) Java
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
4 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (26.92%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) PhD
3 2 (1.92%) MCSD
4 1 (0.96%) MCSE
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) CCIE
4 1 (0.96%) CCNP
4 1 (0.96%) CCDP
4 1 (0.96%) CCA
4 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) MBA
4 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 24 (23.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) XenApp
3 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Bloomberg
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.92%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Sage
4 2 (1.92%) VMware
5 1 (0.96%) Kronos
5 1 (0.96%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.96%) Meru Networks
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) Avaya
5 1 (0.96%) Genesys
5 1 (0.96%) Apple
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco
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