DBS Check Jobs in the West Midlands

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DBS Check qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 148 182 189
Rank change year-on-year +34 +7 +25
Permanent jobs citing DBS Check 95 94 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.37% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.33% 3.29% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 85 19 23
10th Percentile £24,696 £23,900 £23,159
25th Percentile £25,750 £26,375 £24,446
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,882 £42,500 £26,151
Median % change year-on-year -22.63% +62.52% +18.87%
75th Percentile £38,000 £55,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £47,480 £82,751 £33,050
England median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands

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 West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,783 2,860 2,159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.20% 41.56% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,261 976 1,151
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,000 £28,321
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,000 £35,575
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £54,700 £57,780 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.05% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DBS Check as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DBS Check in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DBS Check in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for DBS Check in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing DBS Check in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for DBS Check in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBS Check within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Birmingham +16 42 £30,150 -54.45% 14
Staffordshire +3 17 £32,882 - 6
Dudley - 11 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -24 9 £35,000 +26.13% 1
Shropshire - 7 £30,000 - 2
Brierley Hill - 3 - -
Warwickshire +52 1 £29,500 - 4
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England

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands 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 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Exchange
1 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (12.63%) Power Platform
3 8 (8.42%) Azure
4 1 (1.05%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) Entra ID
4 1 (1.05%) Serverless
4 1 (1.05%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) LAN
1 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
1 9 (9.47%) VoIP
1 9 (9.47%) WAN
2 5 (5.26%) Internet
3 4 (4.21%) Firewall
4 2 (2.11%) Intranet
4 2 (2.11%) Network Security
4 2 (2.11%) Wireless
5 1 (1.05%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) DNS
5 1 (1.05%) VLAN
5 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) Power BI
2 6 (6.32%) Tableau
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) Metadata
5 1 (1.05%) MS Access
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.05%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) JIRA
General
1 27 (28.42%) Social Skills
2 26 (27.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 22 (23.16%) Finance
4 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 13 (13.68%) Games
6 11 (11.58%) Organisational Skills
7 6 (6.32%) Legal
8 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.16%) Local Government
9 3 (3.16%) Marketing
9 3 (3.16%) Military
10 2 (2.11%) Police
10 2 (2.11%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (1.05%) Electronics
11 1 (1.05%) Law
11 1 (1.05%) Public Sector
11 1 (1.05%) Publishing
11 1 (1.05%) Retail
11 1 (1.05%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 18 (18.95%) Senior
2 11 (11.58%) IT Support
2 11 (11.58%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.53%) Analyst
3 10 (10.53%) IT Engineer
3 10 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (9.47%) ICT Assistant
4 9 (9.47%) ICT Support
4 9 (9.47%) Support Assistant
5 5 (5.26%) Lead
5 5 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Support Officer
6 4 (4.21%) Administrator
6 4 (4.21%) Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Radio Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Consultant
7 3 (3.16%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.11%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Driving Licence
2 18 (18.95%) Management Information System
3 13 (13.68%) Social Media
4 4 (4.21%) CCTV
5 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.11%) Onboarding
6 2 (2.11%) Product Ownership
6 2 (2.11%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.05%) Blog
7 1 (1.05%) IoT
7 1 (1.05%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.05%) Security Posture
7 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 12 (12.63%) Windows Server
3 11 (11.58%) Windows Vista
4 10 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (13.68%) Validation
3 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 9 (9.47%) CRM
4 9 (9.47%) Customer Service
4 9 (9.47%) Housing Management
4 9 (9.47%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (8.42%) Agile
5 8 (8.42%) Analytics
5 8 (8.42%) Line Management
5 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.37%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.32%) Roadmaps
8 5 (5.26%) Decision-Making
8 5 (5.26%) Digital Strategy
8 5 (5.26%) Due Diligence
8 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.11%) Data Analysis Expressions
2 2 (2.11%) Python
2 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.05%) CCNA
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.05%) MCSE
4 1 (1.05%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (5.26%) GDPR
2 5 (5.26%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.05%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (44.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Databricks
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe
3 2 (2.11%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle
4 1 (1.05%) Salesforce
4 1 (1.05%) WatchGuard