The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 902 959
Rank change year-on-year +46 +57  
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 34 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.034% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 20
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +73.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £75,000 £65,250
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Biometrics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Biometrics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Biometrics in the UK

Biometrics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Biometrics over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Biometrics in the UK

Biometrics
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Biometrics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +57 33 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +47 29 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South East +46 4 £50,000 -25.92%
Surrey +37 3 - -
Westminster - 3 £50,000 - 1
City of London - 2 £41,250 - 1
Heathrow - 2 £52,500 -
Scotland 0 1 - -
South West - 1 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Street - 1 £50,000 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Biometrics.

1 13 (22.03%) Python
1 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Linux
3 10 (16.95%) Java
3 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.95%) Machine Learning
4 9 (15.25%) Open Source
4 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.25%) QA
4 9 (15.25%) SQL
5 8 (13.56%) HTML
5 8 (13.56%) CSS
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) HP
5 8 (13.56%) Juniper
5 8 (13.56%) Internet
5 8 (13.56%) EIGRP
5 8 (13.56%) OSPF
5 8 (13.56%) BGP
5 8 (13.56%) Firewall
5 8 (13.56%) Wireless
5 8 (13.56%) Load Balancing
5 8 (13.56%) SaaS
5 8 (13.56%) Puppet
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS

Biometrics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.69%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (13.56%) SaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.08%) Akamai
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.56%) BGP
2 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (13.56%) EIGRP
2 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) HSRP
2 8 (13.56%) Internet
2 8 (13.56%) OSPF
2 8 (13.56%) Wireless
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (11.86%) PPP
3 7 (11.86%) SNMP
3 7 (11.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (11.86%) VoIP
3 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 7 (11.86%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (5.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (5.08%) SSL
4 3 (5.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.47%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.08%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) PuPHPet
1 4 (6.78%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Codeception
3 1 (1.69%) gulp
3 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Administrator
3 5 (8.47%) Data Scientist
4 4 (6.78%) Android Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Development Manager
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) New Business Development Manager
4 4 (6.78%) PHP Developer
4 4 (6.78%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Head of Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) CSS
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
2 7 (11.86%) REST
3 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) JSON
5 4 (6.78%) D3.js
5 4 (6.78%) ggplot
5 4 (6.78%) HTML5
5 4 (6.78%) LAMP
5 4 (6.78%) Laravel
5 4 (6.78%) SOAP
5 4 (6.78%) Vue.js
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.08%) CSS3
6 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.08%) XML
7 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.86%) Algorithms
3 7 (11.86%) Public Cloud
4 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (10.17%) Fintech
5 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.78%) e-Learning
5 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.78%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.39%) CCTV
6 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.69%) IVR
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Linux
3 7 (11.86%) VMS
4 5 (8.47%) Android
5 4 (6.78%) CentOS
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.39%) Unix
7 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) Machine Learning
2 9 (15.25%) Open Source
3 8 (13.56%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (10.17%) Neural Network
4 6 (10.17%) TDD
5 5 (8.47%) BDD
5 5 (8.47%) DNA
5 5 (8.47%) OO
5 5 (8.47%) Use Case
6 4 (6.78%) Android Development
6 4 (6.78%) Business Development
6 4 (6.78%) High Availability
6 4 (6.78%) Kanban
6 4 (6.78%) Refactoring
6 4 (6.78%) Scrum
6 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.78%) Statistics
6 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Python
2 10 (16.95%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) Perl
4 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 5 (8.47%) R
5 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.08%) C#
7 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) ABAP
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) CCIE
1 7 (11.86%) CCMSE
1 7 (11.86%) CCNP
1 7 (11.86%) CCSA
1 7 (11.86%) CCSE
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (11.86%) JNCIE
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PhD
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) VirtualBox
3 3 (5.08%) vCloud
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) Puppet
2 4 (6.78%) Ansible
2 4 (6.78%) CFEngine
3 2 (3.39%) Nagios
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco
1 8 (13.56%) F5
1 8 (13.56%) HP
1 8 (13.56%) Juniper
2 7 (11.86%) CA
2 7 (11.86%) CheckPoint
2 7 (11.86%) Fortinet
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Palo Alto
3 3 (5.08%) Google
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 2 (3.39%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.39%) EMC
4 2 (3.39%) Infoblox
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Genesys
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