The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 383 440 478
Rank change year-on-year +57 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.028% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £67,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.92% +237.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £75,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +138.09%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12571 15796 18401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.82% 86.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 13263 14737
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Biometrics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Biometrics in the South East

Biometrics
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Surrey +32 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Biometrics
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) PPP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper

Biometrics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) H.323
1 1 (20.00%) HSRP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) PPP
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) Softphone
1 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) PC Support
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (20.00%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CCTV
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCMSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Genesys
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto