The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Biotechnology in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biotechnology over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Biotechnology
England / South East
Rank 378 442 446
Rank change year-on-year +64 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Biotechnology 3 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.094% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.058% 0.24% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% -8.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50%  

Biotechnology is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5168 7632 7554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.58% 39.66% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4188 6315 5930
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Biotechnology
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Biotechnology as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Biotechnology in the South East

Biotechnology
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Biotechnology in the South East

Biotechnology
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 Biotechnology within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Oxfordshire -13 3 £27,500 -38.88%
Biotechnology
England

Biotechnology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Biotechnology 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 Biotechnology.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 9 (60.00%) Avaya
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (60.00%) Apple
3 9 (60.00%) Sophos
3 9 (60.00%) MS Office
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (6.67%) Office 365
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
6 1 (6.67%) VLAN
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SLA
6 1 (6.67%) MCSE

Biotechnology
Top Related 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 5 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Apple
2 9 (60.00%) Avaya
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (60.00%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard