The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Biometrics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biometrics over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 637 631
Rank change year-on-year +70 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 20 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.037% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 8
Median salary £52,500 £120,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.25% +118.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £59,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £225,000 £100,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +42.85%  

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30581 38152 37559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.25% 89.74% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25667 32601 31342
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,695 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Biometrics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Biometrics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Biometrics in London

Biometrics
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Biometrics in London

Biometrics
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biometrics in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Biometrics in London

Biometrics
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 3 - -
Biometrics
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 London region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 27 (47.37%) Python
2 24 (42.11%) Java
3 21 (36.84%) Speech Recognition
4 19 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 18 (31.58%) Finance
6 14 (24.56%) PhD
6 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
6 14 (24.56%) Algorithms
7 13 (22.81%) Linux
8 12 (21.05%) Banking
8 12 (21.05%) Anomaly Detection
9 11 (19.30%) Deep Learning
9 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (19.30%) .NET
9 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
9 11 (19.30%) Nagios
10 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
10 10 (17.54%) Apache
10 10 (17.54%) Degree
10 10 (17.54%) Node.js
10 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
10 10 (17.54%) DevOps
11 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
11 9 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
11 9 (15.79%) Vagrant
11 9 (15.79%) Ansible
11 9 (15.79%) Hudson
11 9 (15.79%) Puppet

Biometrics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.54%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP CS
1 1 (1.75%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Akamai
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Wireless
2 4 (7.02%) DNS
2 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.51%) BGP
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
4 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
4 2 (3.51%) HSRP
4 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) IPsec
4 2 (3.51%) MPLS
4 2 (3.51%) OSPF
4 2 (3.51%) PPP
4 2 (3.51%) SNMP
4 2 (3.51%) SSL
4 2 (3.51%) VoIP
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 9 (15.79%) Hudson
1 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 9 (15.79%) Maven
1 9 (15.79%) MSBuild
1 9 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (15.79%) TeamCity
1 9 (15.79%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.51%) gulp
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (8.77%) Architect
3 5 (8.77%) Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Programmer
4 4 (7.02%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Algorithm Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Data Scientist
5 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Head of Delivery
5 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Software Programmer
6 2 (3.51%) Data Migration Architect
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE Programmer
6 2 (3.51%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
2 10 (17.54%) Node.js
3 5 (8.77%) XML
4 4 (7.02%) REST
5 3 (5.26%) CSS
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 3 (5.26%) JSON
5 3 (5.26%) JSON Schema
5 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.26%) React
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
6 2 (3.51%) SOAP
7 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.75%) D3.js
7 1 (1.75%) EDI
7 1 (1.75%) Middleware
7 1 (1.75%) SAP ALE
7 1 (1.75%) Sass
7 1 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Algorithms
1 14 (24.56%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Fintech
4 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.26%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Blog
6 1 (1.75%) CCTV
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) PKI
6 1 (1.75%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.26%) Android
4 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.51%) VMS
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Fedora
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Speech Recognition
2 19 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 12 (21.05%) Anomaly Detection
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Deep Learning
5 10 (17.54%) DevOps
6 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.79%) Scrum
7 6 (10.53%) BDD
8 5 (8.77%) DNA
8 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.77%) Use Case
9 4 (7.02%) OO
10 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.26%) Identity Management
10 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Python
2 24 (42.11%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.79%) Bourne shell
3 9 (15.79%) C++
3 9 (15.79%) Korn
3 9 (15.79%) Perl
3 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 9 (15.79%) Ruby
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) ABAP
6 2 (3.51%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) PhD
2 10 (17.54%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.51%) CCIE
4 2 (3.51%) CCMSE
4 2 (3.51%) CCNA
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) CCSA
4 2 (3.51%) CCSE
4 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.51%) JNCIE
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.75%) CISA
5 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) vCloud
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Nagios
2 9 (15.79%) Ansible
2 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.79%) Atlassian
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Google
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) Informatica
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) CA
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) F5
5 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.51%) Infoblox
5 2 (3.51%) Juniper
5 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.51%) Veeam
5 2 (3.51%) Veritas
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £6000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago