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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 709 568 597
Rank change year-on-year -141 +29 +74
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 159 43 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 70 18 39
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,775 £22,675
25th Percentile £26,563 £34,375 £24,799
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.70% +15.63% +42.86%
75th Percentile £56,100 £53,750 £46,785
90th Percentile £67,746 £58,250 £59,000
England median annual salary £41,084 £39,380 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.33% -1.55% +11.66%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,124 6,317 7,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.66% 18.35% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,893 4,602 5,798
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,510 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,750 £48,750 £44,403
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DBS Check as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in London

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Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DBS Check in London.

Salary trend for DBS Check in London

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Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DBS Check in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Salary histogram for DBS Check in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the London region over the 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West London -46 23 £45,750 - 9
Central London -22 10 £42,500 -33.33% 14
South London - 2 £29,750 - 6
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England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 52 (32.70%) Microsoft
2 48 (30.19%) Coaching
3 44 (27.67%) Business Development
4 42 (26.42%) Mentoring
5 40 (25.16%) Social Skills
6 33 (20.75%) Finance
7 32 (20.13%) Experiential Learning
8 31 (19.50%) Windows
9 30 (18.87%) Azure
10 29 (18.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 27 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (15.72%) NHS
12 25 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (15.09%) Public Sector
13 24 (15.09%) SQL Server
14 23 (14.47%) Agile
14 23 (14.47%) AWS
14 23 (14.47%) Degree
15 20 (12.58%) Windows Server
15 20 (12.58%) Management Information System
15 20 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
15 20 (12.58%) SQL
16 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
16 18 (11.32%) Microsoft 365
17 16 (10.06%) Contract Management
17 16 (10.06%) .NET
17 16 (10.06%) C#
17 16 (10.06%) Java
17 16 (10.06%) Migration
18 15 (9.43%) Line Management

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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 6 (3.77%) CMS
2 4 (2.52%) IIS
3 2 (1.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.87%) Azure
2 23 (14.47%) AWS
3 18 (11.32%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (7.55%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (6.92%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (6.92%) Amazon S3
6 9 (5.66%) Google Workspace
7 7 (4.40%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (4.40%) Amazon SageMaker
7 7 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (4.40%) dbt
7 7 (4.40%) GCP
7 7 (4.40%) SaaS
7 7 (4.40%) Snowflake
8 5 (3.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (3.14%) AWS Fargate
9 4 (2.52%) PaaS
10 1 (0.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) Wireless
2 2 (1.26%) SSL
2 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.26%) VoIP
2 2 (1.26%) VPN
2 2 (1.26%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.63%) HSRP
3 1 (0.63%) IPsec
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) OSPF
3 1 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.63%) SD-WAN
3 1 (0.63%) VLAN
3 1 (0.63%) VXLAN
3 1 (0.63%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.40%) Amazon Aurora
2 7 (4.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.40%) Looker
3 5 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.89%) Sisense
5 1 (0.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) JIRA
2 5 (3.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (25.16%) Social Skills
2 33 (20.75%) Finance
3 29 (18.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 27 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (15.09%) Public Sector
6 13 (8.18%) Law
7 12 (7.55%) Local Government
8 5 (3.14%) Retail
9 4 (2.52%) Documentation Skills
9 4 (2.52%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (1.89%) Billing
10 3 (1.89%) Fire and Rescue
10 3 (1.89%) Games
10 3 (1.89%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (1.89%) Police
11 2 (1.26%) Aviation
11 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.63%) Back Office
12 1 (0.63%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (10.06%) Analyst
2 13 (8.18%) Support Analyst
3 11 (6.92%) Applications Support
3 11 (6.92%) Applications Support Analyst
3 11 (6.92%) Remote Support Analyst
3 11 (6.92%) Software Analyst
3 11 (6.92%) Software Support Analyst
4 9 (5.66%) IT Engineer
5 8 (5.03%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (4.40%) Application Delivery Manager
6 7 (4.40%) Applications Manager
6 7 (4.40%) Data Engineer
6 7 (4.40%) Field Engineer
6 7 (4.40%) Field Service Engineer
6 7 (4.40%) Product Manager
6 7 (4.40%) Senior Data Engineer
6 7 (4.40%) Support Engineer
7 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.77%) Technical Support
7 6 (3.77%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.06%) .NET
2 5 (3.14%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.14%) HTML
2 5 (3.14%) RESTful
2 5 (3.14%) WebSockets
2 5 (3.14%) XML
3 4 (2.52%) Ajax
3 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.52%) CSS
3 4 (2.52%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.52%) HTML5
3 4 (2.52%) jQuery
3 4 (2.52%) JSON
3 4 (2.52%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (2.52%) Next.js
3 4 (2.52%) React
3 4 (2.52%) Spring
3 4 (2.52%) Spring Boot
3 4 (2.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) NHS
2 20 (12.58%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.81%) User Experience
4 12 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.40%) Blog
6 5 (3.14%) Sports Betting
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.50%) Windows
2 20 (12.58%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2016
3 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2019
4 5 (3.14%) Linux
5 3 (1.89%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.19%) Coaching
2 44 (27.67%) Business Development
3 42 (26.42%) Mentoring
4 32 (20.13%) Experiential Learning
5 25 (15.72%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (14.47%) Agile
7 16 (10.06%) Contract Management
7 16 (10.06%) Migration
8 15 (9.43%) Line Management
8 15 (9.43%) Project Delivery
9 14 (8.81%) Scrum
10 13 (8.18%) Financial Analysis
10 13 (8.18%) Market Research
11 12 (7.55%) ITIL
11 12 (7.55%) Service Design
11 12 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.92%) B2B
12 11 (6.92%) Commercial Awareness
12 11 (6.92%) Data Migration
12 11 (6.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.58%) SQL
2 16 (10.06%) C#
2 16 (10.06%) Java
3 13 (8.18%) JavaScript
3 13 (8.18%) Python
4 11 (6.92%) F#
4 11 (6.92%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.14%) Go
5 5 (3.14%) PHP
5 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.52%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (14.47%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.89%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CCNA
6 1 (0.63%) CCNP
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.92%) QA
2 10 (6.29%) SLA
3 6 (3.77%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.14%) NCSC
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) Firmware
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.92%) Nagios
2 5 (3.14%) Ansible
2 5 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.14%) Terraform
3 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 52 (32.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.18%) VMware
3 12 (7.55%) Google
3 12 (7.55%) NEC
3 12 (7.55%) Northgate
4 10 (6.29%) HP
5 9 (5.66%) Apple
6 2 (1.26%) Aruba
6 2 (1.26%) Sophos
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.63%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Veeam