Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 566 691 711
Rank change year-on-year +125 +20 +49
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 45 86 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.70% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 64 130
Median annual salary £40,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £22,513 £20,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £59,125 £68,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £41,606 £35,255 £26,810
% change year-on-year +18.01% +31.50% -2.51%

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 7,411 12,347 16,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.43% 21.21% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5,545 9,057 12,229
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

DBS Check
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

DBS Check
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for DBS Check in London

DBS Check
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DBS Check in London over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for DBS Check in London

DBS Check
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 26 May 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
East London +17 11 £28,000 +40.00%
West London +32 5 £57,500 +116.98% 1
Central London +49 3 £42,500 +30.77% 1
South London +7 1 £24,500 +22.50% 1
DBS Check
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 London region with a requirement for DBS Check.

1 20 (44.44%) Office 365
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) SharePoint
3 12 (26.67%) Information Security
4 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
4 11 (24.44%) HTML
4 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.22%) CSS
6 9 (20.00%) Finance
7 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Web Services
7 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) SLA
7 8 (17.78%) Migration
7 8 (17.78%) Business Transformation
7 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
7 8 (17.78%) jQuery
7 8 (17.78%) Power BI
7 8 (17.78%) Dynamics 365
7 8 (17.78%) Power Platform
7 8 (17.78%) PowerApps
8 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (15.56%) DHCP
8 7 (15.56%) DNS
9 6 (13.33%) Linux
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (13.33%) NHS
10 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (11.11%) C

DBS Check
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 16 (35.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Office 365
2 8 (17.78%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (17.78%) Power Platform
2 8 (17.78%) PowerApps
3 4 (8.89%) Azure
4 2 (4.44%) AWS
4 2 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) DHCP
1 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) Broadband
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 2 (4.44%) NAS
5 2 (4.44%) SMTP
5 2 (4.44%) SNMP
5 2 (4.44%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Power BI
2 4 (8.89%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 8 (17.78%) Consultant
1 8 (17.78%) SharePoint Consultant
2 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Administrator
3 4 (8.89%) IT Technician
3 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Head of ICT
4 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) jQuery
3 8 (17.78%) Web Services
4 3 (6.67%) HTML5
4 3 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) Django
5 1 (2.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) NHS
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.44%) Handset
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.44%) Unix
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Information Security
2 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.78%) Business Transformation
2 8 (17.78%) Data Protection
2 8 (17.78%) Migration
2 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 4 (8.89%) Housing Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) BCP
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) IT Governance
6 3 (6.67%) Strategic Roadmap
6 3 (6.67%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.11%) C
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) VBScript
5 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) CISM
1 3 (6.67%) CISSP
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) CEH
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) GDPR
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.44%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 31000
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (2.22%) NIST
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Northgate
3 3 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Dell
4 2 (4.44%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Meraki
5 1 (2.22%) VMware