The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Biotechnology
Rank 901 841 895
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +54
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 16 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 22
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,750 £22,643
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £55,550
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +57.14%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Biotechnology
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Biotechnology Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Salary Trend

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

Biotechnology Salary Trend in the UK

Biotechnology
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Biotechnology over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Biotechnology Salary Histogram in the UK

Biotechnology
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biotechnology within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -68 15 £44,000 +0.57% 9
London -52 9 £44,000 +76.00%
Uxbridge +3 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £44,250 - 1
East of England - 4 £44,250 - 3
St Albans - 3 £28,500 -
Manchester 0 1 £32,500 -33.33%
North West -5 1 £32,500 -33.33%
South West - 1 £44,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £44,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 - 1

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 20 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) MCITP
4 12 (60.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) CCNA
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Marketing
7 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) NAS
8 5 (25.00%) XenApp
8 5 (25.00%) Veeam
8 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) SAN

Biotechnology
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Training Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (65.00%) MCITP
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (5.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) GAMP
1 1 (5.00%) GxP
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Veeam
2 5 (25.00%) CA
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) ION Trading
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Salary: c£60k (DOE) + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
The Pirbright Institute
Salary: From £28,384 to £29,566 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
England
Applitracker
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 30+ days ago