DBS Check Jobs in the UK excluding London

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 182 297 331
Rank change year-on-year +115 +34 +92
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 901 701 700
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.61% 1.10% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 3.18% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 657 198 239
10th Percentile £23,825 £25,004 £23,450
25th Percentile £27,965 £31,250 £26,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,736 £44,661 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.74% +19.09% +3.93%
75th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,579 £62,594
UK median annual salary £37,278 £44,345 £36,650
% change year-on-year -15.94% +21.00% -8.38%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,289 22,021 20,953
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.08% 34.45% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10,559 8,595 9,802
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,750 £37,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

DBS Check
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in the UK excluding London

DBS Check
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for DBS Check in the UK excluding London

DBS Check
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DBS Check in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for DBS Check in the UK excluding London

DBS Check
Job Locations in the UK excluding 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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
South East +108 357 £39,870 -20.22% 163
Midlands +72 165 £35,000 0.00% 109
North of England +46 156 £37,500 -16.06% 159
West Midlands +54 93 £32,882 -12.32% 59
South West +101 91 £32,500 -1.57% 61
North West +50 78 £31,750 -33.85% 90
East of England +42 78 £32,120 -44.14% 57
East Midlands +50 72 £41,492 +18.55% 50
Yorkshire +56 61 £37,500 -15.44% 54
Scotland -12 36 £45,000 - 11
North East +6 17 £57,000 +19.57% 17
Wales +1 14 £42,500 -17.05% 21
Northern Ireland - 6 £29,993 -
Channel Islands - 2 - -
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UK

DBS Check
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.44%) Microsoft Exchange
3 5 (0.55%) Confluence
4 3 (0.33%) IIS
4 3 (0.33%) Moodle
5 2 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 135 (14.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 117 (12.99%) Microsoft Office
3 60 (6.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.22%) CATIA
7 2 (0.22%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) SAP PLM
1 6 (0.67%) Teamcenter
2 5 (0.55%) NEC Housing
3 4 (0.44%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.33%) Primavera
4 3 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.22%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.22%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 203 (22.53%) Azure
2 154 (17.09%) Power Platform
3 108 (11.99%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (3.22%) Azure Data Factory
5 26 (2.89%) Azure DevOps
6 22 (2.44%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 16 (1.78%) Dynamics 365
8 13 (1.44%) AWS
8 13 (1.44%) GCP
8 13 (1.44%) SaaS
9 10 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.11%) Entra ID
9 10 (1.11%) PaaS
10 9 (1.00%) Google Analytics
10 9 (1.00%) Google Tag Manager
11 8 (0.89%) Google Workspace
11 8 (0.89%) IaaS
12 6 (0.67%) Snowflake
13 4 (0.44%) BigCommerce
13 4 (0.44%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.00%) Firewall
1 36 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 33 (3.66%) LAN
3 31 (3.44%) DHCP
3 31 (3.44%) DNS
4 27 (3.00%) WAN
4 27 (3.00%) Wireless
5 25 (2.77%) VoIP
6 16 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.44%) Internet
8 10 (1.11%) VLAN
9 7 (0.78%) SMS
10 6 (0.67%) Intranet
11 5 (0.55%) Network Security
11 5 (0.55%) VPN
12 4 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (0.44%) SAN
13 3 (0.33%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (15.87%) Power BI
2 59 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (4.99%) SQL Server
4 39 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (1.55%) Tableau
8 13 (1.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.11%) Power Query
11 8 (0.89%) Data Lake
12 7 (0.78%) BigQuery
12 7 (0.78%) Looker
13 6 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.33%) Big Data
17 2 (0.22%) GIS
17 2 (0.22%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 11 (1.22%) Git
2 9 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (0.89%) JIRA
4 4 (0.44%) Katalon Studio
4 4 (0.44%) Postman
4 4 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.22%) Apache Continuum
6 2 (0.22%) gulp
6 2 (0.22%) JMeter
6 2 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.11%) Gradle
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 462 (51.28%) Social Skills
2 194 (21.53%) Finance
3 159 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 154 (17.09%) Retail
5 122 (13.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 84 (9.32%) Organisational Skills
7 71 (7.88%) German Language
8 67 (7.44%) Marketing
9 42 (4.66%) Local Government
9 42 (4.66%) Public Sector
10 31 (3.44%) Aerospace
11 23 (2.55%) Telecoms
12 21 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (2.22%) Advertising
13 20 (2.22%) Games
14 19 (2.11%) Police
15 18 (2.00%) Presentation Skills
16 16 (1.78%) Legal
17 14 (1.55%) Fire and Rescue
18 11 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (7.88%) Developer
1 71 (7.88%) Graduate
2 64 (7.10%) Analyst
3 55 (6.10%) Lead
4 52 (5.77%) IT Engineer
4 52 (5.77%) Senior
5 50 (5.55%) IT Support
6 37 (4.11%) IT Manager
7 36 (4.00%) Administrator
7 36 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 35 (3.88%) Development Manager
9 31 (3.44%) Business Manager
10 30 (3.33%) DBA
10 30 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
11 29 (3.22%) Consultant
12 28 (3.11%) Business Development Manager
13 26 (2.89%) Coordinator
13 26 (2.89%) IT Technician
13 26 (2.89%) Project Manager
13 26 (2.89%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.66%) .NET
2 32 (3.55%) EDI
3 13 (1.44%) CSS
3 13 (1.44%) React
4 11 (1.22%) HTML
5 10 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 9 (1.00%) .NET Core
6 9 (1.00%) jQuery
6 9 (1.00%) Web Services
7 7 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.78%) Vue
8 5 (0.55%) XML
9 4 (0.44%) Blazor
9 4 (0.44%) Entity Framework
9 4 (0.44%) Gherkin
9 4 (0.44%) LINQ
9 4 (0.44%) Middleware
9 4 (0.44%) WPF
9 4 (0.44%) XSLT
10 3 (0.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 137 (15.21%) Driving Licence
1 137 (15.21%) Self-Motivation
2 67 (7.44%) NHS
3 42 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.88%) Social Media
5 20 (2.22%) e-Learning
6 17 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
7 16 (1.78%) Data Centre
7 16 (1.78%) Photography
8 12 (1.33%) Learning Management System
9 10 (1.11%) Onboarding
10 9 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.00%) CCTV
11 7 (0.78%) VLE
12 6 (0.67%) Chip and PIN
12 6 (0.67%) PKI
13 5 (0.55%) Acoustics
13 5 (0.55%) Grid Computing
13 5 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.55%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 148 (16.43%) Windows
2 69 (7.66%) Windows Server
3 35 (3.88%) Windows 10
4 27 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (3.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 21 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 19 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.44%) Windows Vista
8 10 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.00%) Android
9 9 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.33%) Linux
10 3 (0.33%) Unix
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
2 172 (19.09%) Customer Service
3 142 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (10.10%) Line Management
6 87 (9.66%) Agile
7 79 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 75 (8.32%) Project Management
9 58 (6.44%) Migration
10 55 (6.10%) Customer Insight
11 51 (5.66%) ITIL
12 49 (5.44%) Business Development
13 45 (4.99%) Decision-Making
14 43 (4.77%) Mathematics
14 43 (4.77%) Project Delivery
14 43 (4.77%) Service Delivery
15 42 (4.66%) Analytics
16 41 (4.55%) Coaching
16 41 (4.55%) Visualisation
17 37 (4.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 166 (18.42%) SQL
2 56 (6.22%) C#
3 35 (3.88%) Data Analysis Expressions
4 28 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 17 (1.89%) Python
5 17 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 15 (1.66%) Java
7 13 (1.44%) PowerShell
7 13 (1.44%) TypeScript
8 12 (1.33%) VBA
9 9 (1.00%) C++
10 7 (0.78%) C
11 5 (0.55%) VB
12 4 (0.44%) Groovy
13 3 (0.33%) Fortran
13 3 (0.33%) Julia
13 3 (0.33%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.33%) R
13 3 (0.33%) Rust
14 2 (0.22%) JSX
Qualifications
1 210 (23.31%) Degree
2 75 (8.32%) Security Cleared
3 47 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (5.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 28 (3.11%) SC Cleared
6 21 (2.33%) CIPD
7 16 (1.78%) MCP
8 11 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.78%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.67%) CCNA
12 6 (0.67%) CCNP
12 6 (0.67%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.67%) MCSE
13 5 (0.55%) PhD
14 4 (0.44%) HNC
15 3 (0.33%) AAT
15 3 (0.33%) MCSA
15 3 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.44%) GDPR
2 32 (3.55%) QA
3 21 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 10 (1.11%) SLA
5 9 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.55%) PMO
8 4 (0.44%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.33%) NCSC
10 2 (0.22%) Accessibility
11 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 77 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 19 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.44%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.44%) vSphere
5 3 (0.33%) Docker
6 2 (0.22%) KVM
6 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.22%) XenApp
6 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (0.78%) SCCM
2 7 (0.78%) SmoothWall
2 7 (0.78%) WSUS
3 6 (0.67%) PaperCut
4 1 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.11%) Autotask
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 273 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.33%) Thales
3 29 (3.22%) Google
4 27 (3.00%) Sun
5 23 (2.55%) VMware
6 18 (2.00%) HP
7 17 (1.89%) Apple
8 16 (1.78%) ServiceNow
9 12 (1.33%) Oracle
10 11 (1.22%) Cisco
11 10 (1.11%) Meraki
12 8 (0.89%) Aruba
13 7 (0.78%) Databricks
14 6 (0.67%) Dell
14 6 (0.67%) SAP
15 5 (0.55%) Citrix
15 5 (0.55%) F5
15 5 (0.55%) NEC
15 5 (0.55%) Northgate
16 4 (0.44%) Veeam