Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Biometrics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biometrics over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1094 1169 1220
Rank change year-on-year +75 +51 -15
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 66 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.037% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.041% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 66
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +57.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,750 £38,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £125,000 £65,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +71.43% -12.50%

Biometrics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 150284 169319 182437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.72% 88.94% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 121504 142512 149964
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,955 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Biometrics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Biometrics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Biometrics in England

Biometrics
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Biometrics in England

Biometrics
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biometrics in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Biometrics in England

Biometrics
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +78 59 £50,000 -18.37% 5
South East +73 5 £50,000 -
South West +4 1 £50,000 -
North of England -16 1 £16,750 -41.23%
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 £16,750 -
Biometrics
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing Biometrics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 17 (25.76%) Python
2 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
4 13 (19.70%) Linux
5 12 (18.18%) Windows
5 12 (18.18%) Machine Learning
6 11 (16.67%) Open Source
6 11 (16.67%) SQL
7 10 (15.15%) Java
7 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 10 (15.15%) Finance
7 10 (15.15%) Puppet
8 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
8 9 (13.64%) QA
8 9 (13.64%) Internet
8 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
8 9 (13.64%) HP
8 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
9 8 (12.12%) HSRP
9 8 (12.12%) Cisco
9 8 (12.12%) Juniper
9 8 (12.12%) Firewall
9 8 (12.12%) EIGRP
9 8 (12.12%) OSPF
9 8 (12.12%) BGP
9 8 (12.12%) Wireless
9 8 (12.12%) Load Balancing
9 8 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (12.12%) SaaS
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure

Biometrics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) nginx
4 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (12.12%) SaaS
2 6 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.55%) Akamai
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 9 (13.64%) Internet
3 8 (12.12%) BGP
3 8 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (12.12%) EIGRP
3 8 (12.12%) Firewall
3 8 (12.12%) HSRP
3 8 (12.12%) OSPF
3 8 (12.12%) Wireless
4 7 (10.61%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (10.61%) PPP
4 7 (10.61%) SNMP
4 7 (10.61%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (10.61%) VoIP
4 7 (10.61%) VPN
4 7 (10.61%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.55%) SSL
5 3 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.55%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.06%) PuPHPet
1 4 (6.06%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Codeception
3 1 (1.52%) gulp
3 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Legal
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Marketing
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (12.12%) Administrator
1 8 (12.12%) Developer
1 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.61%) Data Scientist
2 7 (10.61%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (10.61%) Senior Manager
3 6 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (9.09%) Senior IT Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Senior Vendor Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Development Manager
4 4 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (6.06%) New Business Development Manager
4 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
4 4 (6.06%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) REST
2 5 (7.58%) CSS
2 5 (7.58%) HTML
2 5 (7.58%) JSON
3 4 (6.06%) D3.js
3 4 (6.06%) ggplot
3 4 (6.06%) LAMP
3 4 (6.06%) Laravel
3 4 (6.06%) SOAP
3 4 (6.06%) Vue.js
4 3 (4.55%) .NET
4 3 (4.55%) TensorFlow
4 3 (4.55%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) J2EE
5 2 (3.03%) React
5 2 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (1.52%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.52%) EDI
6 1 (1.52%) phpspec
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (10.61%) Public Cloud
4 6 (9.09%) Fintech
4 6 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.06%) e-Learning
6 2 (3.03%) CCTV
6 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.52%) CMDB
7 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.52%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.52%) IVR
7 1 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (1.52%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) VMS
4 6 (9.09%) CentOS
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.55%) Unix
6 2 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) AIX
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) HPUX
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Machine Learning
2 11 (16.67%) Open Source
3 8 (12.12%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (9.09%) Deep Learning
5 6 (9.09%) DevOps
5 6 (9.09%) High Availability
5 6 (9.09%) Neural Network
5 6 (9.09%) Task Automation
5 6 (9.09%) TDD
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) BDD
6 5 (7.58%) DNA
6 5 (7.58%) OO
6 5 (7.58%) Statistics
6 5 (7.58%) Use Case
7 4 (6.06%) Business Development
7 4 (6.06%) Refactoring
7 4 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Python
2 11 (16.67%) SQL
3 10 (15.15%) Java
3 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) Perl
5 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) R
7 2 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) ABAP
8 1 (1.52%) Scala
8 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) CCIE
1 7 (10.61%) CCMSE
1 7 (10.61%) CCNP
1 7 (10.61%) CCSA
1 7 (10.61%) CCSE
1 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (10.61%) JNCIE
2 6 (9.09%) PhD
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
2 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Docker
2 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.06%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.55%) NFS
4 3 (4.55%) vCloud
4 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Puppet
2 6 (9.09%) Ansible
2 6 (9.09%) CFEngine
3 2 (3.03%) Nagios
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) HP
2 8 (12.12%) Cisco
2 8 (12.12%) F5
2 8 (12.12%) Juniper
3 7 (10.61%) CA
3 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
3 7 (10.61%) Fortinet
3 7 (10.61%) Palo Alto
4 5 (7.58%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) Adobe
5 4 (6.06%) EMC
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle
6 3 (4.55%) SAP
6 3 (4.55%) VMware
7 2 (3.03%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.03%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) Radware
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53625 - £65750 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago