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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biometrics
Rank 260 - 259
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £77,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
Biometrics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2417 2140 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.71% 31.35% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1770 1993
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Biometrics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Biometrics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Biometrics Salary Trend in the North West

Biometrics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Cheshire - 2 £77,500 -
Biometrics
England

Biometrics
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) OAuth
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Kronos
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Biometrics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) OAuth
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) WFM
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Kronos