Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 207 244 252
Rank change year-on-year +37 +8 +18
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 9 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.018% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.063% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Berkshire median annual salary £28,250 £27,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.63% -30.77% +60.82%
10th Percentile £24,225 £26,000 £32,275
90th Percentile £31,675 £28,000 £44,650
South East median annual salary £42,189 £38,760 £26,750
% change year-on-year +8.85% +44.90% +7.00%

DBS Check is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,192 1,584 1,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.43% 27.96% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1,101 1,418
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing DBS Check as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in Berkshire

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Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for DBS Check in Berkshire

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Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
Bracknell - 6 - -
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £25,000 - 2
Wokingham - 1 £31,500 -
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South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing DBS Check also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 8 (88.89%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Local Government
3 6 (66.67%) Northgate
3 6 (66.67%) Data Management
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 6 (66.67%) NEC
3 6 (66.67%) Public Sector
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) SaaS
5 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Document Management
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (33.33%) XML

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (66.67%) Local Government
1 6 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 3 (33.33%) Billing
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) Document Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Project Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (33.33%) BC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) NEC
1 6 (66.67%) Northgate
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Apple