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Chief Executives and Senior Officials

Brief Description

This unit group includes those who head large enterprises and organisations. They plan, direct and co-ordinate, with directors and managers, the resources necessary for the various functions and specialist activities of these enterprises and organisations. The chief executives of hospitals will be classified in this unit group. Senior officials in national government direct the operations of government departments. Senior officials in local government participate in the implementation of local government policies and ensure that legal, statutory and other provisions concerning the running of a local authority are observed. Senior officials of special interest organisations ensure that legal, statutory and other regulations concerning the running of trade associations, employers’ associations, learned societies, trades unions, charitable organisations and similar bodies are observed. Chief executives and senior officials also act as representatives of the organisations concerned for the purposes of high level consultation and negotiation.

Average Salary

£59036.1

Elected Officers and Representatives

Brief Description

Elected representatives in national government formulate and ratify legislation and government policy, act as elected representatives in Parliament, European Parliament, Regional Parliaments or Assemblies, and as representatives of the government and its executive. Elected officers in local government act as representatives in the local authority and participate in the formulation, ratification and implementation of local government policies.

Average Salary

£50071.66

Production Managers and Directors in Manufacturing

Brief Description

Production managers and directors in manufacturing plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for production in manufacturing industries including the maintenance of engineering items, equipment and machinery.

Average Salary

£41333

Production Managers and Directors in Construction

Brief Description

Production managers and directors in construction direct and co-ordinate resources for the construction and maintenance of civil and structural engineering works including houses, flats, factories, roads and runways, bridges, tunnels and railway works, harbour, dock and marine works and water supply, drainage and sewage works.

Average Salary

£35043.08

Production Managers and Directors in Mining and Energy

Brief Description

Production managers and directors in mining, energy and water supply plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the extraction of minerals and other natural deposits and the production, storage and provision of gas, water and electricity supplies.

Average Salary

£42650.03

Financial Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Financial managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate financial information and advise on company financial policy.

Average Salary

£36918.65

Marketing and Sales Directors

Brief Description

Marketing and sales directors plan, organise and direct market research and formulate and implement an organisation’s marketing and sales policies.

Average Salary

£53577.35

Purchasing Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Purchasing managers and directors (not retail) plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the purchasing functions of industrial, commercial, government organisations and public agencies to ensure cost-effectiveness.

Average Salary

£29022.34

Advertising and Public Relations Directors

Brief Description

Advertising and public relations directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the advertising, public relations and public information activities of an organisation.

Average Salary

£45261.15

Human Resource Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Human resource managers and directors plan, organise and direct the personnel, training and industrial relations policies of organisations, advise on resource allocation and utilisation problems, measure the effectiveness of an organisation’s systems, methods and procedures and advise on, plan and implement procedures to improve utilisation of labour, equipment and materials.

Average Salary

£42839.9

Information Technology and Telecommunications Directors

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the work and resources necessary to provide and operate information technology and telecommunications services within an organisation.

Average Salary

£39647.65

Functional Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Functional managers and directors in this unit group perform a variety of senior management tasks in respect of other specialist functions or fields of activity in organisations.

Average Salary

£39404.31

Financial Institution Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Financial institution managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of banks, building societies, insurance companies and post offices.

Average Salary

£38616.64

Managers and Directors in Transport and Distribution

Brief Description

Managers and directors in transport and distribution plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the safe, efficient and economic movement of passengers and freight by road, rail, sea and air transport.

Average Salary

£29832.72

Managers and Directors in Storage and Warehousing

Brief Description

Managers and directors in storage and warehousing plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the safe and efficient receipt, storage and warehousing of goods and for the maintenance of stocks at an optimal level.

Average Salary

£25722.12

Officers in Armed Forces

Brief Description

Officers in armed forces serve as commissioned officers in Her Majesty’s armed forces, foreign and Commonwealth armed forces; plan, direct, organise and administer military operations; and perform duties for which there is no civilian equivalent.

Average Salary

£0

Senior Police Officers

Brief Description

Senior police officers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources and activities of a specific geographical or functional area of generalised or specialised police work. Senior officers of the British Transport Police direct the specialised police service for the railway network across Britain.

Average Salary

£56081.12

Senior Officers in Fire, Ambulance, Prison and Related Services

Brief Description

Fire officers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of a specific physical or functional area of a statutory or private fire brigade/service and the resources necessary for the protection of property at fires within a salvage corps area. Ambulance officers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources necessary for the provision of ambulance services. Prison officers (principal officer and above) plan, organise, direct, and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the running of a prison, remand or detention centre. Customs officers plan and direct the work of customs, excise and immigration staff in the monitoring and inspection of goods and persons crossing national borders.

Average Salary

£42934.7

Health Services and Public Health Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Managers and directors in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources and activities of health care providers and purchasers at both district and unit levels.

Average Salary

£49800

Social Services Managers and Directors

Brief Description

Social services managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources necessary to protect the welfare of certain groups within local authorities including children and young people, families under stress, people with disabilities, elderly people and people needing help as a result of illness.

Average Salary

£40177.61

Managers and Directors in Retail and Wholesale

Brief Description

Retail and wholesale managers and directors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the operations of major retail and wholesale establishments in order to maximise business performance and meet financial goals.

Average Salary

£28108

Managers and Proprietors in Agriculture and Horticulture

Brief Description

Managers and proprietors in this unit group plan, organise and co-ordinate the activities and resources of farming establishments cultivating arable crops, fruits, trees and shrubs, and/or raising cattle, sheep, pigs and poultry. Managers and proprietors in horticulture oversee the production of plants for wholesale and/or retail.

Average Salary

£26105.99

Managers and Proprietors in Forestry, Fishing and Related Services

Brief Description

Managers and proprietors in this unit group plan, organise and co-ordinate the activities and resources of forestry, fishing, animal husbandry and related operations and establishments.

Average Salary

£26139.75

Hotel and Accommodation Managers and Proprietors

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hotels, hostels, lodging homes, holiday camps, holiday flats and chalets, and organise the domestic, catering, and entertainment facilities on passenger ships.

Average Salary

£20539

Restaurant and Catering Establishment Managers and Proprietors

Brief Description

Restaurant and catering establishment managers and proprietors plan, direct and co-ordinate the catering services of restaurants, hotels and large-scale catering services within other organisations.

Average Salary

£19311.92

Publicans and Managers of Licensed Premises

Brief Description

Publicans and managers of licensed premises organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of public houses (non-residential and residential) and bar and catering facilities at non-residential clubs.

Average Salary

£20332.11

Leisure and Sports Managers

Brief Description

Leisure and sports managers organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources required for the provision of sporting, artistic, theatrical and other recreational and amenity services.

Average Salary

£27332.77

Travel Agency Managers and Proprietors

Brief Description

Travel agency managers and proprietors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources and activities of travel agencies and booking offices.

Average Salary

£23069.78

Health Care Practice Managers

Brief Description

Healthcare practice managers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the work and resources of medical, dental and other types of healthcare practice, including veterinary practices.

Average Salary

£28345.05

Residential, Day and Domiciliary Care Managers and Proprietors

Brief Description

Managers and proprietors in this group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources necessary in the provision and running of residential and day care establishments and domiciliary care services for persons who require specialised care and/or supervision.

Average Salary

£30285.99

Property, Housing and Estate Managers

Brief Description

Job holders within this unit group manage shopping centres, residential areas and private estates, and arrange for the sale, purchase, rental and leasing of property on behalf of clients and employers.

Average Salary

£25295

Garage Managers and Proprietors

Brief Description

Garage managers and proprietors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the day-to-day running of garages and specialist vehicle maintenance and repair establishments.

Average Salary

£33697.99

Hairdressing and Beauty Salon Managers and Proprietors

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hairdressing salons, beauty treatment and similar establishments.

Average Salary

£20253.02

Shopkeepers and Proprietors – Wholesale and Retail

Brief Description

Shopkeepers and proprietors in this unit group co-ordinate, direct and undertake the activities in the running of small, independent retail and wholesale establishments.

Average Salary

£29941.99

Waste Disposal and Environmental Services Managers

Brief Description

Waste disposal and environmental services managers plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the operations and development of waste disposal and related environmental services facilities within private firms or public authorities.

Average Salary

£34896.88

Managers and Proprietors in Other Services

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of managerial tasks in other service industries.

Average Salary

£31668.24

Chemical Scientists

Brief Description

Chemical scientists analyse and research physical aspects of chemical structure and change within substances and develop chemical techniques used in the manufacture or modification of natural substances and processed products.

Average Salary

£34636.85

Biological Scientists and Biochemists

Brief Description

Biological scientists and biochemists examine and investigate the morphology, structure, chemistry and physical characteristics of living organisms, including their inter-relationships, environments and diseases.

Average Salary

£34693.72

Social and Humanities Scientists

Brief Description

Social and humanities scientists study and analyse human behaviour and the origin, structure and characteristics of language; undertake research in areas such as sociology, economics, politics, archaeology, history, philosophy, literature, the arts; organise the collection of qualitative and quantitative information, and perform subsequent analyses.

Average Salary

£31835.03

Natural and Social Science Professionals

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group perform a variety of scientific research and related activities.

Average Salary

£38328

Civil Engineers

Brief Description

Civil engineers undertake research and design, direct construction and manage the operation and maintenance of civil and mining engineering structures.

Average Salary

£32451.99

Mechanical Engineers

Brief Description

Mechanical engineers undertake research and design, direct the manufacture and manage the operation and maintenance of engines, machines, aircraft, vehicle and ships’ structures, building services and other mechanical items.

Average Salary

£37086.3

Electrical Engineers

Brief Description

Electrical engineers undertake research and design, direct construction and manage the operation and maintenance of electrical equipment, power stations, building control systems and other electrical products and systems.

Average Salary

£45940.5

Electronics Engineers

Brief Description

Electronics engineers undertake research and design, direct construction and manage the operation and maintenance of electronic motors, communications systems, microwave systems, and other electronic equipment.

Average Salary

£45247.55

Design and Development Engineers

Brief Description

Design and development engineers conceive engineering designs from product ideas or requirements in mechanical, electrical and electronic engineering.

Average Salary

£35847

Production and Process Engineers

Brief Description

Production and process engineers advise on and direct technical aspects of production programmes to ensure cost-effectiveness and efficiency. This unit group incorporates: planning and quality control engineers who plan production schedules, work sequences, and manufacturing and processing procedures to ensure accuracy, quality and reliability; and chemical engineers who undertake research on commercial scale chemical processes and processed products, design and provide specifications and direct the construction, operation, maintenance and repair of chemical plants and control systems.

Average Salary

£39826.99

Engineering Professionals

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of professional engineering functions.

Average Salary

£40820.49

IT Specialist Managers

Brief Description

IT specialist managers plan, organise, manage and coordinate the provision of specialist IT services and functions in an organisation.

Average Salary

£41625

IT Project and Programme Managers

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group manage, coordinate and technically supervise specific IT projects and programmes of a discrete duration and/or budget.

Average Salary

£40912.28

IT Business Analysts, Architects and Systems Designers

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group provide advice on the effective utilisation of IT and design IT systems in order to meet the business objectives or to enhance the business effectiveness of the organisation.

Average Salary

£37242

Programmers and Software Development Professionals

Brief Description

Programmers and software development professionals design, develop, test, implement and maintain software systems in order to meet the specifications and business objectives of the information system; they also design and develop specialist software e.g. for computer games.

Average Salary

£37197.99

Web Design and Development Professionals

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group design, develop and maintain websites to meet a client’s specified requirements.

Average Salary

£25567.99

Information Technology and Telecommunications Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of tasks.

Average Salary

£35444.8

Conservation Professionals

Brief Description

Conservation professionals are responsible for ensuring that landscapes, habitats and species are protected and enhanced via appropriate management and conservation. They promote public understanding and awareness of the natural environment and help to develop and implement appropriate policies to achieve these objectives.

Average Salary

£33934.99

Environment Professionals

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group investigate, address, and advise on a variety of terrestrial and marine environment and resource management issues, including the development and implementation of environmental policies and remedies that address the impacts of human activities and industrial processes on the environment.

Average Salary

£23070.36

Research and Development Managers

Brief Description

Managers in this unit group plan, organise, co-ordinate and manage resources to undertake the systematic investigation necessary for the development of new, or to enhance the performance of existing, products and services.

Average Salary

£44573.99

Medical Practitioners

Brief Description

Medical practitioners diagnose mental and physical injuries, disorders and diseases, prescribe and give treatment, recommend preventative action, and conduct medical education and research activities. They may specialise in particular areas of modern medicine or work in general practice and, where necessary, refer the patient to a specialist.

Average Salary

£47534.72

Psychologists

Brief Description

Psychologists research, study and assess emotional, cognitive and behavioural processes and abnormalities in human beings and animals and how these are affected by genetic, physical and social factors.

Average Salary

£40084.37

Pharmacists

Brief Description

Pharmacists dispense drugs and medicaments in hospitals and pharmacies and advise on and participate in the development and testing of new drugs, compounds and therapies. They counsel on the proper use and adverse effects of drugs and medicines.

Average Salary

£37955.93

Dental Practitioners

Brief Description

Dental practitioners diagnose dental and oral diseases, injuries and disorders, prescribe and administer treatment, recommend preventative action and, where necessary, refer the patient to a specialist.

Average Salary

£36834

Veterinarians

Brief Description

Veterinarians diagnose and treat animal injuries, diseases and disorders, and advise on preventative action. They may work in practices, specialising according to their location in either a rural or urban area, or in the public sector or associated industries such as pharmaceuticals, food production or drug regulation.

Average Salary

£30705.71

Medical Radiographers

Brief Description

Medical (diagnostic) radiographers operate x-ray machines, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging and other imaging devices for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes, assist in the diagnosis of injuries and diseases and are involved in intervention procedures such as the removal of kidney stones. They operate under the supervision of senior staff. Therapeutic radiographers specialise in the planning and administration of radiotherapy treatment for patients with cancer.

Average Salary

£37665.75

Podiatrists

Brief Description

Podiatrists (formerly known as chiropodists) diagnose and treat ailments and abnormalities of the human foot and lower limb, deal with minor infections, injuries and deformities, and conditions resulting from other major health disorders such as diabetes.

Average Salary

£26329.96

Health Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of other health-related professional occupations.

Average Salary

£28935

Physiotherapists

Brief Description

Physiotherapists plan and apply massage, promote and encourage movement and exercise, use hydrotherapy, electro-therapy and other technological equipment in the treatment of a wide range of injuries, diseases and disabilities in order to assist rehabilitation by developing and restoring body systems.

Average Salary

£32579

Occupational Therapists

Brief Description

Occupational therapists work with people who have a physical or learning disability or mental illness, actively engaging them in purposeful activities in order to maximise self-confidence, independent functioning and well-being.

Average Salary

£35161.99

Speech and Language Therapists

Brief Description

Speech and language therapists are responsible for the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of speech, language, fluency and voice disorders caused by disability, injury or illness.

Average Salary

£32010.36

Therapy Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group plan and apply physical and therapeutic treatments and activities to assist recovery from physical and mental illness and to minimise the effects of disabilities.

Average Salary

£33051.98

Nurses

Brief Description

Nurses provide general and/or specialised nursing care for the sick, injured and others in need of such care, assist medical doctors with their tasks and work with other healthcare professionals and within teams of healthcare workers. They advise on and teach nursing practice.

Average Salary

£28847

Midwives

Brief Description

Midwives deliver, or assist in the delivery of babies, provide antenatal and postnatal care and advise parents on baby care. They work with other healthcare professionals, and advise on and teach midwifery practice.

Average Salary

£32831.82

Higher Education Teaching Professionals

Brief Description

Higher education teaching professionals deliver lectures and teach students to at least first degree level, undertake research and write journal articles and books in their chosen field of study.

Average Salary

£51267

Further Education Teaching Professionals

Brief Description

Further education teaching professionals supervise and teach trade, technical, commercial, adult education, secondary and post-secondary courses to students beyond minimum school leaving age.

Average Salary

£38335

Secondary Education Teaching Professionals

Brief Description

Secondary (and middle school deemed secondary) education teaching professionals plan, organise and provide instruction in one or more subjects, including physical education and diversionary activities, within a prescribed curriculum in a secondary or secondary/ middle school.

Average Salary

£40938.99

Primary and Nursery Education Teaching Professionals

Brief Description

Primary (and middle school deemed primary) and nursery education teaching professionals plan, organise and provide instruction to children at all levels up to the age of entry into secondary education.

Average Salary

£39104

Special Needs Education Teaching Professionals

Brief Description

Special needs education teaching professionals organise and provide instruction at a variety of different levels to children who have emotional, behavioural or learning difficulties or physical disabilities. These professionals may also work with exceptionally gifted pupils.

Average Salary

£40192.21

Senior Professionals of Educational Establishments

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the administration, support systems and activities that facilitate the effective running of a university, college or other educational establishment.

Average Salary

£61872

Education Advisers and School Inspectors

Brief Description

Education advisers and school inspectors plan, organise and direct the educational activities and resources in a local authority education area, and undertake inspections of schools and other training establishments excluding universities.

Average Salary

£39681.16

Teaching and Other Educational Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of other education and teaching occupations.

Average Salary

£21709.6

Barristers and Judges

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group prepare and conduct court cases on behalf of clients, preside over judicial proceedings, and pronounce judgements within a variety of court settings and tribunals.

Average Salary

£32100.92

Solicitors

Brief Description

Solicitors advise and act on behalf of individuals, organisations, businesses and government departments in legal matters.

Average Salary

£31070

Legal Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of other professional legal occupations.

Average Salary

£54889.82

Chartered and Certified Accountants

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group provide accounting and auditing services, advise clients on financial matters, collect and analyse financial information and perform other accounting duties required by management for the planning and control of an establishment’s income and expenditure.

Average Salary

£36064

Management Consultants and Business Analysts

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group advise industrial, commercial and other establishments on a variety of management and business-related matters to assist in the formulation of financial and business policies in order to maximise growth or improve business performance.

Average Salary

£27076.99

Business and Financial Project Management Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group manage and oversee major projects across all sectors of modern industry, commerce and the public sector, in areas such as e-commerce, business analysis, finance, product development, marketing, human resources.

Average Salary

£42641.99

Actuaries, Economists and Statisticians

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group apply theoretical principles and practical techniques to assess risk and formulate probabilistic outcomes in order to inform economic and business policy, and to analyse and interpret data used to assist in the formulation of financial, business and economic policies in order to maximise growth or improve business performance.

Average Salary

£30950.99

Business and Related Research Professionals

Brief Description

Business and related research professionals carry out a variety of research activities for the broadcast and print media, for the police and armed forces intelligence services, for national security agencies and in other non-scientific areas.

Average Salary

£33138

Business, Research and Administrative Professionals

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group advise on the formulation and implementation of policy in the public and private sectors, develop and implement substantial business, statistical and administrative systems, and perform a variety of functions.

Average Salary

£51314

Architects

Brief Description

Architects plan and design the construction and development of buildings and land areas with regard to functional and aesthetic requirements.

Average Salary

£37020.79

Town Planning Officers

Brief Description

Town planning officers direct or undertake the planning of the layout and the co-ordination of plans for the development of urban and rural areas.

Average Salary

£30830.84

Quantity Surveyors

Brief Description

Quantity surveyors advise on financial and contractual matters relating to, and prepare bills of quantities for, construction projects and provide other support functions concerning the financing and materials required for building projects.

Average Salary

£46077.6

Chartered Surveyors

Brief Description

Chartered surveyors conduct surveys related to the measurement, management, valuation and development of land, natural resources, buildings, other types of property, and infrastructure such as harbours, roads and railway lines.

Average Salary

£33564.99

Construction Project Managers and Related Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group manage and oversee major construction and civil engineering projects and major building contracts for quality of work, safety, timeliness and completion within budget; forecast travel patterns and develop strategies for managing the impact of traffic-related demand.

Average Salary

£30134.87

Social Workers

Brief Description

Social workers provide information, advice and support to those who are socially excluded or are experiencing crisis; they protect the welfare of vulnerable groups including children, young people, people with disabilities, elderly people and people who are mentally or physically ill, and they may specialise in specific areas of work.

Average Salary

£35818

Probation Officers

Brief Description

Probation officers work to rehabilitate offenders. They supervise, counsel and help them before trial, during any prison or community sentence and on release from prison.

Average Salary

£35865

Clergy

Brief Description

Members of the clergy provide spiritual motivation and guidance, conduct worship according to the form of service of a particular faith/denomination and perform related functions associated with religious beliefs and practices.

Average Salary

£25355.99

Welfare Professionals

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of welfare-related professional occupations.

Average Salary

£27682.32

Librarians

Brief Description

Librarians appraise, obtain, index, collate and make available library acquisitions and organise and control other library services.

Average Salary

£25267.14

Archivists and Curators

Brief Description

Archivists and curators collect, appraise and preserve collections of recorded and other material of historical interest.

Average Salary

£26148.02

Quality Control and Planning Engineers

Brief Description

Quality control and planning engineers plan production schedules, work sequences, and manufacturing and processing procedures to ensure accuracy, quality and reliability.

Average Salary

£39104

Quality Assurance and Regulatory Professionals

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group plan, organise, co-ordinate and direct the effective measurement monitoring and reporting on the qualitative and regulatory aspects of a specified tangible (industrial production) or non-tangible (service provision) output.

Average Salary

£38499

Environmental Health Professionals

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group use specialist technical skills and knowledge to protect people from health risks associated with the environment in which they live and work. They maintain and safeguard standards, including taking legal action to enforce relevant legislation with regard to public health policy.

Average Salary

£31083.72

Journalists, Newspaper and Periodical Editors

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group investigate and write up stories and features for broadcasting and for newspapers, magazines and other periodicals, evaluate and manage their style and content and oversee the editorial direction of these types of output and publication.

Average Salary

£29840.5

Public Relations Professionals

Brief Description

Public relations professionals plan, organise and co-ordinate the activities that promote the image and understanding of an organisation and its products or services to consumers, businesses, members of the public and other specified audiences.

Average Salary

£25856.15

Advertising Accounts Managers and Creative Directors

Brief Description

Advertising accounts managers and creative directors plan, design, organise and direct the advertising activities of an organisation.

Average Salary

£39867

Laboratory Technicians

Brief Description

Laboratory technicians carry out routine laboratory tests and checks, and perform a variety of technical support functions requiring the application of established or prescribed procedures and techniques to assist scientists with their research, development, analysis and testing, and to verify the physical, chemical and other characteristics of materials and products.

Average Salary

£18691.99

Electrical and Electronics Technicians

Brief Description

Electrical and electronics technicians perform a variety of miscellaneous technical support functions to assist with the design, development, installation, operation and maintenance of electrical and electronic systems.

Average Salary

£37661.99

Engineering Technicians

Brief Description

Engineering technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist engineers with the design, development, operation, installation and maintenance of engineering systems and constructions.

Average Salary

£42324

Building and Civil Engineering Technicians

Brief Description

Building and civil engineering technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist civil and building engineers.

Average Salary

£28700

Quality Assurance Technicians

Brief Description

Quality assurance technicians perform a variety of technical inspections and testing and monitoring tasks to detect processing, manufacturing and other defects.

Average Salary

£22835

Planning, Process and Production Technicians

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of technical support functions to assist production, process and planning engineers with production programmes and schedules and with manufacturing and processing procedures in order to ensure accuracy, cost-effectiveness and efficiency.

Average Salary

£29896

Science, Engineering and Production Technicians

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of technical support functions.

Average Salary

£27492

Architectural and Town Planning Technicians

Brief Description

Architectural and town planning technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist architects and planners with the design of buildings and the layout of urban and rural areas.

Average Salary

£22516.87

Draughtspersons

Brief Description

Draughtspersons prepare technical drawings, plans, maps, charts and similar items.

Average Salary

£31969.99

IT Operations Technicians

Brief Description

IT operations technicians are responsible for the day-to-day running of IT systems and networks including the preparation of back-up systems, and for performing regular checks to ensure the smooth functioning of such systems.

Average Salary

£27285.99

IT User Support Technicians

Brief Description

IT user support technicians are responsible for providing technical support, advice and guidance for internal/external users of IT systems and applications, either directly or by telephone, e-mail or other network interaction.

Average Salary

£28652

Paramedics

Brief Description

Paramedics provide first aid and life support treatment in emergency situations and transport sick and injured people who require skilled treatment.

Average Salary

£39591

Dispensing Opticians

Brief Description

Dispensing opticians supply, fit and service spectacles, contact lenses and other optical aids in accordance with a prescription from an ophthalmologist or optometrist.

Average Salary

£29906.66

Pharmaceutical Technicians

Brief Description

Pharmaceutical technicians work in hospitals or in the community and assist pharmacists in the preparation and dispensing of drugs and medicines.

Average Salary

£25484

Medical and Dental Technicians

Brief Description

Medical and dental technicians operate, calibrate and maintain cardiographic and encephalographic testing equipment, assist in the conduct of post mortems, give simple dental treatments, fit artificial limbs and hearing aids, and undertake a wide range of related medical and dental tasks.

Average Salary

£27827.79

Health Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group carry out a variety of technical and complementary support functions.

Average Salary

£22622.76

Youth and Community Workers

Brief Description

Youth and community workers provide support to individuals or groups of individuals through a range of activities or services that aim to encourage participation in social and community life and promote personal and social development

Average Salary

£24358.99

Child and Early Years Officers

Brief Description

Child and early years officers work with babies and with children up to 14 years of age (or 16 for those with special needs), providing support, help and advice to individuals or within a family context.

Average Salary

£17520

Housing Officers

Brief Description

Housing officers assess and address housing needs of particular localities and individuals and oversee the day-to-day management of rented properties belonging to local authorities or housing associations.

Average Salary

£24617

Counsellors

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group provide counselling services to clients with a wide variety of problems by means of assisting them to reach their own resolutions to the difficulties they face. Counsellors may specialise in a particular area or client group or address a wide range of issues.

Average Salary

£23941.01

Welfare and Housing Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group provide pastoral care relating to religious denominations, and a variety of welfare-related services including advice on benefits, health, disability and residential care.

Average Salary

£25454

NCOs and Other Ranks

Brief Description

Those holding jobs in this unit group are full-time members of the armed forces of the UK, the Commonwealth and other foreign countries and perform military duties for which there is no civilian equivalent.

Average Salary

£0

Police Officers (Sergeant and Below)

Brief Description

Police officers (Sergeant and below) co-ordinate and undertake the investigation of crimes, patrol public areas, arrest offenders and suspects and enforce law and order. Officers of the British Transport Police operate within the specialised police service for the railway network across Britain.

Average Salary

£42998

Fire Service Officers (Watch Manager and Below)

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group co-ordinate and participate in fire fighting activities, provide emergency services in the event of accidents or bomb alerts, and advise on fire prevention.

Average Salary

£34087.84

Prison Service Officers (Below Principal Officer)

Brief Description

Prison service officers (below Principal Officer) direct, co-ordinate and participate in guarding inmates and maintaining discipline in prisons and other detention centres.

Average Salary

£32565.43

Police Community Support Officers

Brief Description

Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) support the local police force by patrolling the streets to provide a visible and reassuring presence and to tackle a range of crime and disorder problems. PCSOs are also attached to the British Transport Police who operate the specialised police service for the railway network across Britain.

Average Salary

£29491

Protective Service Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group inspect goods to ensure compliance with regulations concerning payment of duty, establish that persons entering and leaving the UK have necessary authorisation for crossing national borders, monitor maritime conditions, undertake search and rescue operations, plan and coordinate services of private detection agencies and security measures for individuals, establishments or organisations, and perform other security and protective service occupations.

Average Salary

£30373.45

Artists

Brief Description

Artists create artistic works using appropriate techniques, materials and media; design artwork and illustrations; and restore damaged pieces of art.

Average Salary

£29914.19

Authors, Writers and Translators

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group write, edit and evaluate literary material for publication excluding material for newspapers, magazines and other periodicals but including scripts and narrative for film, TV, radio and computer games and animations; and translate spoken and written statements into different languages.

Average Salary

£27288.99

Actors, Entertainers and Presenters

Brief Description

Actors, entertainers and presenters sing, portray roles in dramatic productions, perform comedy routines, gymnastic feats and tricks of illusion, train animals to perform and perform with them, and introduce and present radio and television programmes.

Average Salary

£29326.71

Dancers and Choreographers

Brief Description

Dancers and choreographers devise, direct, rehearse and perform classical and contemporary dance routines.

Average Salary

£29326.71

Arts Officers, Producers and Directors

Brief Description

Arts officers, producers and directors assume creative, financial and organisational responsibilities in the production and direction of television and radio programmes, films, stage presentations, content for other media, and the promotion and exhibition of other creative activities.

Average Salary

£35926.57

Photographers, Audio-visual and Broadcasting Equipment Operators

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group operate and assist with still, cine and television cameras and operate other equipment to record, manipulate and project sound and vision for entertainment, cultural, commercial and industrial purposes.

Average Salary

£25098.06

Graphic Designers

Brief Description

Graphic designers use illustrative, sound, visual and multimedia techniques to convey a message for information, entertainment, advertising, promotion or publicity purposes, and create special visual effects and animations for computer games, film, interactive and other media.

Average Salary

£31472.99

Product, Clothing and Related Designers

Brief Description

Product, clothing and related designers plan, direct and undertake the creation of designs for new industrial and commercial products, clothing and related fashion accessories, costumes and wigs, and for building interiors and stage sets.

Average Salary

£21819.48

Sports Players

Brief Description

Professional sportsmen and women train and compete, either individually or as part of a team, in their chosen sport for financial gain.

Average Salary

£9188.58

Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials

Brief Description

Sports coaches, instructors and officials work with amateur and professional sportsmen and women to enhance performance, encourage greater participation in sport, supervise recreational activities such as canoeing and mountaineering, and organise and officiate at sporting events according to established rules.

Average Salary

£9188.58

Fitness Instructors

Brief Description

Fitness instructors deliver training in a range of fitness activities, including weight training, yoga, pilates, personal training and other forms of exercise at private health and fitness centres, local authority run sports and leisure centres, other public and community establishments, and in private homes.

Average Salary

£9248.47

Air Traffic Controllers

Brief Description

Air traffic controllers prepare flight plans, authorise flight departures and arrivals and maintain radio, radar and/or visual contact with aircraft to ensure the safe movement of air traffic.

Average Salary

£84307.98

Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers

Brief Description

Aircraft flight deck officers check, regulate, adjust and test engines and other equipment prior to take-off, navigate and pilot aircraft and give flying lessons.

Average Salary

£97874.87

Ship and Hovercraft Officers

Brief Description

Ship and hovercraft officers command and navigate ships and other craft, co-ordinate the activities of officers and deck and engine room ratings, operate and maintain communications equipment on board ship and undertake minor repairs to engines, boilers and other mechanical and electrical equipment.

Average Salary

£78236.01

Legal Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Legal associate professionals provide administrative support for legal professionals, and investigate and make recommendations on legal matters that do not fall within the province of a normal court of law.

Average Salary

£23677.61

Estimators, Valuers and Assessors

Brief Description

Estimators, valuers and assessors plan and undertake the calculation of probable costs of civil, mechanical, electrical, electronic and other projects, estimate the value of property and chattels, and investigate insurance claims to assess their validity and to assign liability.

Average Salary

£23212.99

Brokers

Brief Description

Brokers deal in commodities, stocks, shares and foreign exchange on behalf of clients or on own account, broker insurance and reinsurance, and buy and sell shipping and freight space.

Average Salary

£42558.89

Insurance Underwriters

Brief Description

Insurance underwriters identify and measure the risks associated with an activity, determine whether this risk is insurable and issue insurance polices which provide financial compensation in the event of loss.

Average Salary

£25572.27

Finance and Investment Analysts and Advisers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group advise customers, who may be individuals, companies or specialist groups, on the purchase of investments, insurance, mortgages, pensions and other financial services and products.

Average Salary

£32038.99

Financial and Accounting Technicians

Brief Description

Financial and accounting technicians work alongside accountants and other financial professionals in managing the financial affairs of organisations.

Average Salary

£21608.26

Financial Accounts Managers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group manage client accounts or departments within financial institutions (such as banks and insurance companies) or manage a variety of financial accounts within other organisations.

Average Salary

£35092.16

Business and Related Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group advise on the effectiveness of an organisation’s procedures, systems and methods and perform other business and related functions.

Average Salary

£24026.99

Buyers and Procurement Officers

Brief Description

Buyers and procurement officers organise and undertake the buying of raw materials, equipment and merchandise from manufacturers, importers, wholesalers and other sources for wholesale distribution, resale or for own internal use.

Average Salary

£32859.32

Business Sales Executives

Brief Description

Business sales executives provide advice to existing and potential customers, and receive orders for specialist machinery, equipment, materials and other products or services that require technical knowledge.

Average Salary

£29172.55

Marketing Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Marketing associate professionals assist in the development and implementation of projects which aim to elicit the preferences and requirements of consumers, businesses and other specified target groups so that suppliers may meet these needs.

Average Salary

£23538

Estate Agents and Auctioneers

Brief Description

Estate agents and auctioneers arrange for the valuation, sale, purchase, rental and leasing of property on behalf of clients.

Average Salary

£18380.86

Sales Accounts and Business Development Managers

Brief Description

Sales accounts and business development managers plan, organise and undertake market research to meet the requirements of an organisation’s marketing and sales policies.

Average Salary

£38726

Conference and Exhibition Managers and Organisers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group manage, organise and coordinate business conferences, exhibitions and similar events.

Average Salary

£27025.98

Conservation and Environmental Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Conservation and environmental associate professionals are responsible for the day-to-day running and management of areas of the countryside and the wider environment in a way that reconciles the interests of conservation, land owners and the public. They carry out practical conservation activities and assist in promoting awareness of the natural environment.

Average Salary

£21059.48

Public Services Associate Professionals

Brief Description

Public services associate professionals supervise, manage and undertake general administrative work in national and local government departments, organise the activities of local offices of national government departments, and promote the image and understanding of an organisation and its products and services to consumers and other specified audiences.

Average Salary

£33990

Human Resources and Industrial Relations Officers

Brief Description

Human resources and industrial relations officers conduct research and advise on recruitment, training, staff appraisal and industrial relations policies and assist specialist managers with negotiations on behalf of a commercial enterprise, trade union or other organisation.

Average Salary

£22034.25

Vocational and Industrial Trainers and Instructors

Brief Description

Vocational and industrial trainers provide instruction in manual, manipulative and other vocational skills and advise on, plan and organise vocational instruction within industrial, commercial and other establishments.

Average Salary

£24211

Careers Advisers and Vocational Guidance Specialists

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group give advice on careers or occupations, training courses and related matters, direct school leavers and other job seekers into employment and assess their progress.

Average Salary

£25042.46

Inspectors of Standards and Regulations

Brief Description

Inspectors of standards and regulations undertake investigations and inspections to verify and ensure compliance with acts, regulations and other requirements in respect of: buildings; weights, measures and trade descriptions; the installation and safety of electrical, gas and water supplies and equipment; marine pollution, ships’ structures, equipment and accommodation; the treatment of animals; the operation of commercial vehicles; the welfare, health and safety in factories and all work sites subject to the provisions in the Factory Acts.

Average Salary

£29308.16

Health and Safety Officers

Brief Description

Health and safety officers counsel employees to ensure and promote health and safety in the workplace and co-ordinate accident prevention and health and safety measures within an establishment or organisation.

Average Salary

£29087.04

National Government Administrative Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group undertake a variety of administrative and clerical duties in national government departments, and in local offices of national government departments.

Average Salary

£23195

Local Government Administrative Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group undertake a variety of administrative and clerical duties in local government offices and departments.

Average Salary

£22918

Officers of Non-governmental Organisations

Brief Description

Officers of non-governmental organisations perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in the running of trade associations, employers’ associations, learned societies, trade unions, charitable organisations and similar bodies.

Average Salary

£20842.05

Credit Controllers

Brief Description

Credit controllers perform financial, administrative and other tasks in relation to credit control and debt collection.

Average Salary

£19355.17

Book-keepers, Payroll Managers and Wages Clerks

Brief Description

Book-keepers, payroll managers and wages clerks maintain and balance records of financial transactions, oversee the operation of payroll functions and calculate hours worked, wages due and other relevant contributions and deductions.

Average Salary

£20009.99

Bank and Post Office Clerks

Brief Description

Bank and post office clerks deal with the payment and receipt of money, cheques and other routine financial transactions and open and close accounts. They advise upon financial products and services offered by banks, building societies and post offices.

Average Salary

£22003

Finance Officers

Brief Description

Finance officers oversee book-keeping, general accounting and other financial and related clerical functions mainly within local government and a variety of public sector organisations.

Average Salary

£28396.99

Financial Administrative Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group carry out a variety of finance-related administrative functions.

Average Salary

£17923

Records Clerks and Assistants

Brief Description

Records clerks and assistants maintain and update electronic and/or hard copy documents, correspondence and other records, and organise their storage.

Average Salary

£20681

Pensions and Insurance Clerks and Assistants

Brief Description

Pensions and insurance clerks and assistants provide general clerical support to senior colleagues and perform specialist clerical tasks in relation to the administration of pensions and insurance policies.

Average Salary

£19339.99

Stock Control Clerks and Assistants

Brief Description

Stock control clerks and assistants receive orders from customers, prepare requisitions or despatch documents for ordered goods, maintain and update records, files and other correspondence in relation to the storage and despatch of goods.

Average Salary

£21950.72

Transport and Distribution Clerks and Assistants

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform various clerical functions relating to the transport and distribution of goods and freight.

Average Salary

£23287

Library Clerks and Assistants

Brief Description

Library clerks and assistants classify, sort and file publications, documents, audio-visual and computerised material in libraries and offices.

Average Salary

£15722.16

Human Resources Administrative Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group provide administrative support for the human resources (HR) operations within organisations.

Average Salary

£16474.44

Sales Administrators

Brief Description

Sales administrators provide support to the process of selling equipment, materials and other products or services.

Average Salary

£20326

Other Administrative Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group are responsible for recording, filing and disseminating information for a business, organisation or individual.

Average Salary

£18140.99

Office Managers

Brief Description

Office managers plan, organise and co-ordinate the activities and resources of offices within commercial, industrial and other non-governmental organisations and public agencies. (National and local government office managers are classified to unit group 3561: Public services associate professionals.)

Average Salary

£30542

Office Supervisors

Brief Description

Office supervisors oversee operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of those carrying out general administrative and clerical work and performing specialist administrative and clerical duties in relation to finance, records, sales and other services to a variety of commercial, industrial and other non-governmental organisations and public agencies.

Average Salary

£25367

Medical Secretaries

Brief Description

Medical secretaries deal with correspondence, make appointments and handle patients’ queries; file and maintain medical and other records; transcribe notes and dictation; and perform other clerical tasks in hospitals/surgeries and other medical establishments.

Average Salary

£17462.99

Legal Secretaries

Brief Description

Legal secretaries file and maintain legal and other records, transcribe notes and dictation into typewritten form and perform other routine clerical tasks in legal practices.

Average Salary

£14456.74

School Secretaries

Brief Description

School secretaries provide administrative support in schools by keeping and maintaining school records and performing a range of routine clerical tasks within the school.

Average Salary

£19592.99

Company Secretaries

Brief Description

Company secretaries (excluding qualified chartered secretaries) file and maintain company records, translate notes and dictation into typewritten form and perform other clerical tasks within commercial organisations.

Average Salary

£9069.42

Personal Assistants and Other Secretaries

Brief Description

Personal assistants and other secretaries provide administrative and secretarial support to individuals, departmental or management teams within organisations.

Average Salary

£16313.45

Typists and Related Keyboard Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group type letters, memos, reports and other documents from draft, handwritten or dictated matter, using appropriate software packages.

Average Salary

£20709

Horticultural Trades

Brief Description

Horticultural trades workers intensively cultivate vegetables, plants, fruit, shrubs, trees and flowers in greenhouses, market gardens, nurseries and orchards.

Average Salary

£19738.96

Gardeners and Landscape Gardeners

Brief Description

Gardeners and landscape gardeners cultivate flowers, trees, shrubs and other plants in public and private gardens, construct features to improve the appearance of existing terrain, and cut and lay turf.

Average Salary

£19828.99

Groundsmen and Greenkeepers

Brief Description

Groundsmen and greenkeepers cut and lay turf and maintain areas for golf courses and other sports grounds.

Average Salary

£20032

Agricultural and Fishing Trades

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of agricultural and fishing tasks.

Average Salary

£23128.8

Smiths and Forge Workers

Brief Description

Smiths and forge workers operate or direct the operation of power hammers and presses to shape heated metal to requirements and to make and repair a variety of metal articles by heating, hammering and bending.

Average Salary

£13524.54

Moulders, Core Makers and Die Casters

Brief Description

Moulders, core makers and die casters make sand, loam and plaster moulds and cores for casting metal and pour or inject molten metal into dies by hand or machine.

Average Salary

£22442.34

Sheet Metal Workers

Brief Description

Sheet metal workers mark out, cut, shape and join sheet metal using hand or machine tools to make and repair sheet metal products and components (excluding vehicle bodywork).

Average Salary

£22127.07

Welding Trades

Brief Description

Welding trades workers join metal parts by welding, brazing and soldering, and cut and remove defects from metal using a variety of equipment and techniques.

Average Salary

£24858.99

Pipe Fitters

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group install pipe systems and maintain and repair pipes in major utilities, industrial and construction settings and sites.

Average Salary

£34607.24

Metal Machining Setters and Setter-operators

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate machines to drill, bore, grind, cut, mill or otherwise shape metal workpieces.

Average Salary

£22917

Tool Makers, Tool Fitters and Markers-out

Brief Description

Tool makers, tool fitters and markers-out mark out metal for machining and fit, assemble and repair machine and press tools, dies, jigs, fixtures and other tools.

Average Salary

£39118.99

Metal Working Production and Maintenance Fitters

Brief Description

Metal working production and maintenance fitters erect, install and repair electrical and mechanical plant and industrial machinery, fit and assemble parts and sub-assemblies in the manufacture of metal products and test and adjust new motor vehicles and engines.

Average Salary

£35893

Precision Instrument Makers and Repairers

Brief Description

Precision instrument makers and repairers make, calibrate, test and repair precision and optical instruments such as barometers, compasses, cameras, calibrators, watches, clocks and chronometers.

Average Salary

£28505.99

Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Engineers

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group install, service and repair air-conditioning and refrigeration systems in factories, offices, shops and homes.

Average Salary

£34650.2

Vehicle Technicians, Mechanics and Electricians

Brief Description

Vehicle technicians, mechanics and electricians accept calls for help and repair and service the mechanical parts and electrical/electronic circuitry and components of cars, lorries, buses, motorcycles and other motor vehicles, and repair and service auto air-conditioning systems.

Average Salary

£25935

Vehicle Body Builders and Repairers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group construct and repair the bodies of road vehicles, and fit interior and exterior fittings to vehicle bodies.

Average Salary

£23740.56

Vehicle Paint Technicians

Brief Description

Vehicle paint technicians use spray equipment to apply paint, cellulose and other protective or decorative materials to the bodywork of motor vehicles.

Average Salary

£24760.67

Aircraft Maintenance and Related Trades

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group fit, service, repair and overhaul aircraft engines and assemblies. Licensed aircraft engineers are coded to UNIT GROUP 3113.

Average Salary

£41340.72

Boat and Ship Builders and Repairers

Brief Description

Boat and ship builders and repairers construct, install and repair wooden structures and fittings, and shape, position, rivet and seal metal plates and girders to form the metal structures and frameworks for marine craft.

Average Salary

£27095.24

Rail and Rolling Stock Builders and Repairers

Brief Description

Rail and rolling stock builders and repairers erect, fit, assemble and repair rolling stock parts and sub-assemblies, and test and adjust new engines for trains.

Average Salary

£42736.11

Electricians and Electrical Fitters

Brief Description

Electricians and electrical fitters assemble parts in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment, and install, maintain, and repair electrical plant, machinery, appliances and wiring.

Average Salary

£28158.99

Telecommunications Engineers

Brief Description

Telecommunications engineers install, maintain and repair public and private telephone systems and maintain, test and repair telecommunications cables.

Average Salary

£31144.72

TV, Video and Audio Engineers

Brief Description

TV, video and audio engineers service and repair domestic television, video and audio appliances.

Average Salary

£27134.25

IT Engineers

Brief Description

IT engineers install, maintain and repair the physical components of computer systems and equipment.

Average Salary

£31146.06

Electrical and Electronic Trades

Brief Description

Job holders in this group perform a variety of electrical and electronic occupations.

Average Salary

£34896.93

Skilled Metal, Electrical and Electronic Trades Supervisors

Brief Description

Skilled metal, electrical and electronic trades supervisors oversee operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of workers in skilled metal, electrical and electronic trades.

Average Salary

£33341

Steel Erectors

Brief Description

Steel erectors fit and erect structural metal framework for buildings and other structures such as metal chimneys.

Average Salary

£28199.95

Bricklayers and Masons

Brief Description

Bricklayers and masons erect and repair structures of stone, brick and similar materials and cut, shape and polish granite, marble, slate and other stone for building, ornamental and other purposes.

Average Salary

£20739.62

Roofers, Roof Tilers and Slaters

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group cover roofs and exterior walls with felting, sheeting, slates, tiles and thatch to provide a waterproof surface.

Average Salary

£22231.1

Plumbers and Heating and Ventilating Engineers

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group assemble, install, maintain and repair plumbing fixtures, heating and ventilating systems and pipes and pipeline systems in commercial, residential and industrial premises and public buildings.

Average Salary

£27736

Carpenters and Joiners

Brief Description

Carpenters and joiners construct, erect, install and repair wooden structures and fittings used in internal and external frameworks and cut, shape, fit and assemble wood to make templates, jigs, scale models and scenic equipment for theatres.

Average Salary

£25529

Glaziers, Window Fabricators and Fitters

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group install pre-glazed wooden, metal or PVC framework, and cut, fit and set glass in windows, doors, shop fronts, and other structural frames.

Average Salary

£21581.27

Construction and Building Trades

Brief Description

Those working in construction and building trades undertake a variety of tasks in the construction, alteration, maintenance and repair of buildings, steeples, industrial chimneys and other tall structures, and of underwater structures.

Average Salary

£24401.32

Plasterers

Brief Description

Plasterers apply plaster and cement mixtures to walls and ceilings, fix fibrous sheets and cast and fix ornamental plasterwork to the interior or exterior of buildings.

Average Salary

£29007.99

Floorers and Wall Tilers

Brief Description

Floorers and wall tilers lay composition mixtures (other than mastic asphalt) to form flooring, plan, fit and secure carpet, underlay and linoleum and cover and decorate walls and floors with terrazzo and granolithic mixtures, tiles and mosaic panels.

Average Salary

£21200

Painters and Decorators

Brief Description

Those working in this unit group apply paint, varnish, wallpaper and other protective and decorative materials to interior and exterior walls and surfaces, paint designs on wood, glass, metal, plastics and other materials, and stain, wax and french polish wood surfaces by hand.

Average Salary

£21140

Construction and Building Trades Supervisors

Brief Description

Construction and building trades supervisors oversee operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of workers in construction and building trades.

Average Salary

£40179

Weavers and Knitters

Brief Description

Weavers and knitters set up and operate hand and power operated looms and machines to weave fibre into fabrics and carpet, or to knit (by machine or by hand) garments and other articles from yarn.

Average Salary

£21675.61

Upholsterers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group upholster vehicle, aircraft and other seating, fix trimmings to the interiors of vehicles and aircraft, upholster furniture such as chairs and sofas, and make mattresses, curtains and other soft furnishings.

Average Salary

£18962.78

Footwear and Leather Working Trades

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group make and repair shoes, cut out, make up, sew, decorate and finish leather and leather substitute goods other than garments.

Average Salary

£16800.63

Tailors and Dressmakers

Brief Description

Tailors and dressmakers prepare patterns and make, fit and alter tailored garments, dresses and other articles of clothing.

Average Salary

£17892.07

Textiles, Garments and Related Trades

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of textiles and related craft occupations.

Average Salary

£17892.07

Pre-press Technicians

Brief Description

Pre-press technicians prepare, format and compose text and graphics in a form suitable for use in a variety of print processes.

Average Salary

£27970.42

Printers

Brief Description

Printers set up and operate various small offset printing presses and digital printing processes.

Average Salary

£31704

Print Finishing and Binding Workers

Brief Description

Print finishing and binding workers bind books and other publications and finish printed items by hand or machine.

Average Salary

£22835.22

Butchers

Brief Description

Butchers direct and undertake the slaughter of animals and prepare carcasses for storage, processing and sale.

Average Salary

£23751.99

Bakers and Flour Confectioners

Brief Description

Bakers and flour confectioners prepare and bake dough, pastry and cake mixtures and make and finish flour confectionary products by hand.

Average Salary

£19192

Fishmongers and Poultry Dressers

Brief Description

Fishmongers and poultry dressers clean, cut and prepare fish and poultry for processing or sale.

Average Salary

£17716.86

Chefs

Brief Description

Chefs plan menus and prepare, or oversee the preparation of food in hotels, restaurants, clubs, private households and other establishments.

Average Salary

£17426

Cooks

Brief Description

Cooks prepare, season and cook food, often using pre-prepared ingredients, in clubs, private households, fast food outlets, shops selling food cooked on the premises and the catering departments and canteens of other establishments.

Average Salary

£14072

Catering and Bar Managers

Brief Description

Catering and bar managers plan, direct and co-ordinate the catering and bar facilities and services of licensed premises, factories, shops, theatres, educational premises and other establishments. They also manage outside catering businesses and shops selling food cooked on the premises.

Average Salary

£16731.23

Glass and Ceramics Makers, Decorators and Finishers

Brief Description

Glass and ceramics workers, form, shape, decorate, smooth and polish glassware, earthenware, refractory goods, clay bricks and other ceramic goods.

Average Salary

£22839.75

Florists

Brief Description

Florists sell flowers and related products in a wholesale or retail business, and design and make up floral bouquets, wreaths, tributes and other floral arrangements for sale to the public.

Average Salary

£11722.33

Other Skilled Trades

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group engrave jewellery and stoneware, make artificial hairpieces, charge fireworks and munitions with explosive material, make lampshades, wickerwork, toys, dolls, models, candles, artificial flowers, other fancy goods, make patterns for moulds for metal castings, make and tune musical instruments, craft precious metals and stones, and perform other hand craft occupations.

Average Salary

£26887.27

Nursery Nurses and Assistants

Brief Description

Nursery nurses and assistants care for children from birth up to seven years of age in day or residential nurseries, children’s homes, maternity units and similar establishments.

Average Salary

£13700

Childminders and Related Occupations

Brief Description

Childminders and related occupations provide day-to-day care of children within a domestic setting, and supervise and participate in their play, educational and other activities.

Average Salary

£14764.02

Playworkers

Brief Description

Playworkers deliver and facilitate play opportunities for children in a range of formal and informal settings including play groups, play schemes, free play locations, and in pre- and after-school activities.

Average Salary

£6562.24

Teaching Assistants

Brief Description

Teaching assistants assist teachers with their day-to-day classroom work and with routine administrative tasks.

Average Salary

£14290

Educational Support Assistants

Brief Description

Educational support assistants work with teachers to provide one-to-one support for children with particular learning needs.

Average Salary

£14525

Veterinary Nurses

Brief Description

Veterinary nurses provide assistance to veterinarians in the treatment and care of sick or injured animals.

Average Salary

£15957.99

Pest Control Officers

Brief Description

Pest control officers investigate the presence of pests that are hazardous to public health or cause nuisance, lay traps to capture pests and treat areas of infestation.

Average Salary

£22110.76

Animal Care Services Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group care for animals held in kennels, stables, zoos and similar establishments, provide specialised training, grooming, clipping and trimming services for animals, and searches for and captures stray or nuisance dogs in public areas and perform a variety of animal care tasks.

Average Salary

£17981.99

Nursing Auxiliaries and Assistants

Brief Description

Nursing auxiliaries and assistants assist doctors, nurses and other health professionals in caring for the sick and injured within hospitals, homes, clinics and the wider community.

Average Salary

£19449.99

Ambulance Staff (Excluding Paramedics)

Brief Description

Ambulance staff transport sick, injured and convalescent persons and give first aid treatment in emergencies.

Average Salary

£24331.1

Dental Nurses

Brief Description

Dental nurses prepare patients for, and assist with, dental examinations, prepare and sterilise instruments and maintain case records.

Average Salary

£16358

Houseparents and Residential Wardens

Brief Description

Houseparents and residential wardens are responsible for the care and supervision of children, young offenders and the elderly within residential homes and nurseries, schools or institutions for young offenders.

Average Salary

£8823.83

Care Workers and Home Carers

Brief Description

Care workers and home carers attend to the personal needs and comforts of the elderly and the infirm with care and support needs (‘service users’) within residential care establishments, day care establishments or in their own homes.

Average Salary

£17835

Senior Care Workers

Brief Description

Senior care workers routinely oversee and monitor care workers, care assistants and home carers. They also attend to the personal needs and comforts of the elderly and the infirm with care and support needs (‘service users’) within residential care establishments, day care establishments or in their own homes.

Average Salary

£20409.99

Care Escorts

Brief Description

Care escorts accompany and transport adults and children with disability between their places of residence and other destinations and act as chaperones for under 16s engaged in theatrical, television and film productions.

Average Salary

£9585.22

Undertakers, Mortuary and Crematorium Assistants

Brief Description

Undertakers, mortuary and crematorium assistants make funeral arrangements for clients, prepare the deceased for burial or cremation, and supervise and assist the proceedings of funerals.

Average Salary

£26547

Sports and Leisure Assistants

Brief Description

Sports and leisure assistants, provide and maintain facilities for sporting and recreational activities and supervise their use, maintain the continuity of entertainment and social events, offer odds and accept bets on the result of sporting and other events and control gambling activities.

Average Salary

£12640.32

Travel Agents

Brief Description

Travel agents advise travellers upon travel arrangements, make bookings and receive payment for travel arrangements made.

Average Salary

£14913.02

Air Travel Assistants

Brief Description

Air travel assistants issue travel tickets and boarding passes, examine other documentation, provide information and assistance at airport terminals and look after the welfare, comfort and safety of passengers travelling in aircraft.

Average Salary

£21325.3

Rail Travel Assistants

Brief Description

Rail travel assistants issue, collect and inspect travel tickets, provide information and assistance to railway passengers, operate train doors, and perform a variety of duties on station platforms in connection with the arrival and departure of trains and the movement of goods and passengers, and on trains to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers.

Average Salary

£33927.21

Leisure and Travel Service Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of leisure and travel service occupations.

Average Salary

£18795.94

Housekeepers and Related Occupations

Brief Description

Housekeepers and related workers perform domestic cleaning and other housekeeping tasks within private households, hotels, schools, hostels and other non-private households.

Average Salary

£19834.47

Caretakers

Brief Description

Caretakers supervise and undertake the care and maintenance of church, school, office and other buildings, their facilities, fixtures and contents.

Average Salary

£18937.19

Cleaning and Housekeeping Managers and Supervisors

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group manage and supervise cleaning and other housekeeping tasks within private households, hotels, schools, hostels and other non-private households, and in offices and other premises.

Average Salary

£15718.74

Sales and Retail Assistants

Brief Description

Sales and retail assistants demonstrate and sell a variety of goods and services in shops, stores, showrooms and similar establishments.

Average Salary

£12407

Retail Cashiers and Check-out Operators

Brief Description

Retail cashiers and check-out operators accept payments from customers and give change in respect of sales or services.

Average Salary

£9662

Telephone Salespersons

Brief Description

Telephone salespersons obtain, receive, process and record telephone orders for goods and services.

Average Salary

£26848.4

Pharmacy and Other Dispensing Assistants

Brief Description

Pharmacy and other dispensing assistants work under the supervision of pharmacists or other relevant health professionals to dispense drugs and medicines, issue pre-packaged prescriptions, sell over-the-counter medication, dispense spectacles and contact lenses and other related products.

Average Salary

£15726.3

Collector Salespersons and Credit Agents

Brief Description

Collector salespersons and credit agents visit private households to obtain orders and collect payments for goods and services.

Average Salary

£21445.19

Debt, Rent and Other Cash Collectors

Brief Description

Debt, rent and other cash collectors collect payments due or overdue from households and businesses and empty cash from prepayment meters or machines.

Average Salary

£19815

Roundspersons and Van Salespersons

Brief Description

Roundspersons and van salespersons deliver and sell food, drink and other goods by calling on householders or by selling from a mobile shop or van and call on households to collect and receive payment for laundered or similarly serviced articles.

Average Salary

£22919.34

Market and Street Traders and Assistants

Brief Description

Market and street traders and assistants sell goods (other than refreshments) from stalls, barrows and other portable containers in streets and market places.

Average Salary

£21748

Merchandisers and Window Dressers

Brief Description

Merchandisers and window dressers replenish stocks of goods in stores, advise retailers on the optimum display of merchandise and create displays of merchandise in shop windows.

Average Salary

£19005.77

Sales Related Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of sales occupations.

Average Salary

£25323.99

Sales Supervisors

Brief Description

Sales supervisors oversee operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of sales and related workers in retail and wholesale establishments.

Average Salary

£20159

Call and Contact Centre Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group receive and respond to telephone calls from potential clients and existing customers regarding the products and services offered by an organisation.

Average Salary

£19199

Telephonists

Brief Description

Telephonists receive and direct callers in commercial, industrial and other establishments, and operate telephone (public) and office (private) switchboards to advise on, and assist with, making telephone calls and to relay incoming, outgoing and internal calls.

Average Salary

£16378.27

Communication Operators

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate telecommunications equipment to transmit and receive signals and messages.

Average Salary

£27589

Market Research Interviewers

Brief Description

Market research interviewers conduct interviews to collect information on the opinions and preferences of consumers, businesses, the electorate and other selected groups.

Average Salary

£8357.81

Customer Service Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of customer service occupations.

Average Salary

£18494

Customer Service Managers and Supervisors

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group plan, organise and co-ordinate resources necessary for receiving and dealing with the responses, complaints or further requirements of purchasers and users of a product or service, and supervise customer service occupations.

Average Salary

£25042

Food, Drink and Tobacco Process Operatives

Brief Description

Food, drink and tobacco process operatives set, operate and attend machinery to bake, freeze, heat, crush, mix, blend and otherwise process foodstuffs, beverages and tobacco leaves.

Average Salary

£19626.99

Glass and Ceramics Process Operatives

Brief Description

Glass and ceramics process operatives position articles ready for firing in kilns and operate and attend furnaces and kilns to make and treat glass and ceramic items.

Average Salary

£21176.97

Textile Process Operatives

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate machines to prepare natural and synthetic fibres for processing, spin and twist fibre into yarn, thread, twine, rope and other similar material, and estimate the quantities of colouring matter required for printing and dyeing fabrics.

Average Salary

£19869.29

Chemical and Related Process Operatives

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate plant and machinery in the processing of chemical and related materials by chemical, heat or other treatment, manufacture synthetic materials and bleach, dye or otherwise treat textiles, and treat hides, skins and pelts for making into fur, leather and skin products.

Average Salary

£21270.27

Rubber Process Operatives

Brief Description

Rubber process operatives attend and operate masticating, calendering, mixing, forming, shaping, moulding, extruding, cutting, trimming and winding machines to make and repair rubber products.

Average Salary

£26373.37

Plastics Process Operatives

Brief Description

Plastics process operatives attend and operate moulding, extruding, thermoforming, calendering, covering, cutting and other process equipment to make and repair plastic products.

Average Salary

£24041.77

Metal Making and Treating Process Operatives

Brief Description

Metal making and treating process operatives operate furnaces, ovens and other heating vessels, drawing, rolling, extruding, galvanising, forging and other metal processing equipment to smelt, shape and treat metal and metal products.

Average Salary

£37858

Electroplaters

Brief Description

Electroplaters operate continuous plant to coat metal parts and articles electrolytically, form metal articles by electro- and vacuum-deposition, dip and spray articles with another metal, plastic powder or other material and treat articles chemically to produce desired surface finishes.

Average Salary

£25301.77

Process Operatives

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of processing occupations.

Average Salary

£24754.65

Paper and Wood Machine Operatives

Brief Description

Paper and wood machine operatives operate machines to treat and cut wood, to produce, treat and cut paper, paperboard, leatherboard, plasterboard and similar material, and to assemble and make wooden crates and containers.

Average Salary

£20539.87

Coal Mine Operatives

Brief Description

Coal mine operatives detonate charges and use cutting equipment to extract coal from coal faces, build and dismantle roof and wall supports in underground coal workings, and transport coal and other material from the coal face.

Average Salary

£27676.94

Quarry Workers and Related Operatives

Brief Description

Quarry workers erect supports in underground workings, set and detonate explosives to loosen rocks and set up and operate drilling equipment to extract minerals (other than coal) from the ground, and operate machinery to wash, crush or separate stone and ores.

Average Salary

£28769.28

Energy Plant Operatives

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate boilers to produce hot water or steam and attend and operate compressors, turbines, electrical substations, switchboards and auxiliary plant and machinery to fuel nuclear reactors, drive blowers and pumps, electricity generators and other equipment.

Average Salary

£34662.67

Metal Working Machine Operatives

Brief Description

Metal working machine operatives operate machines to cut, shape, abrade and otherwise machine metal, use hand and power tools to remove surplus metal and rough surfaces from castings, forgings or other metal parts, and clean, smooth and polish metal workpieces.

Average Salary

£20387.92

Water and Sewerage Plant Operatives

Brief Description

Water and sewerage plant operatives operate valves to control water supplies in mains and pipelines, attend screening, filtering, water purifying and sedimentation plant, clear any blockages and patrol and maintain sewerage systems.

Average Salary

£33186.09

Printing Machine Assistants

Brief Description

Printing machine assistants set and operate letterpress, platen or cylinder, lithographic and photogravure printing machines, photocopiers, office printers, duplication machines and other reprographic equipment.

Average Salary

£25613.99

Plant and Machine Operatives

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate a variety of plant and machinery.

Average Salary

£28775.31

Assemblers (Electrical and Electronic Products)

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group wire up prepared parts and/or sub-assemblies in the manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment, make coils and wiring harnesses and assemble previously prepared parts in the batch or mass production of electrical and electronic goods and components.

Average Salary

£19411

Assemblers (Vehicles and Metal Goods)

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group undertake the routine assembly of vehicles and other metal goods or components such as frames, axles, wire brushes and wheels.

Average Salary

£29768.78

Routine Inspectors and Testers

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group inspect and/or test metal stock, parts and products, electrical plant, machinery and electronic components, systems and sub-assemblies, textiles, wood, paper, food, plastics and rubber goods, parts and materials to detect processing, manufacturing and other defects.

Average Salary

£22238.34

Weighers, Graders and Sorters

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group weigh, grade and sort materials, goods and products.

Average Salary

£19949.05

Tyre, Exhaust and Windscreen Fitters

Brief Description

Tyre, exhaust and windscreen fitters fit, repair and adjust tyres, exhausts and windscreens on cars, buses, motorcycles and other motor vehicles.

Average Salary

£23136.99

Sewing Machinists

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group sew and finish garments by hand or machine, rectify faults in manufactured textile goods and repair worn and damaged garments.

Average Salary

£23341.15

Assemblers and Routine Operatives

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group perform assembly and routine operative tasks.

Average Salary

£21926.99

Scaffolders, Stagers and Riggers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group erect and dismantle scaffolding and working platforms, set up lifting equipment and ships’ rigging, maintain and repair steeples, industrial chimneys and other tall structures and install, maintain and repair ropes, wires and cables.

Average Salary

£38325.44

Road Construction Operatives

Brief Description

Road construction operatives construct, repair and maintain roads and lay paving slabs and kerbstones to form pavements and street gutters.

Average Salary

£30150.99

Rail Construction and Maintenance Operatives

Brief Description

Rail construction and maintenance operatives lay, re-lay, repair and examine railway track and maintain surrounding areas.

Average Salary

£36152.37

Construction Operatives

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group operate insulating equipment, fix plasterboard or dry linings to ceilings and walls, help construct, maintain, repair and demolish buildings and clean and resurface eroded stonework, lay, join and examine pipe sections for drainage, gas, water or similar piping systems and carry out a variety of other construction operative tasks.

Average Salary

£24419

Large Goods Vehicle Drivers

Brief Description

Large Goods Vehicle (LGV) drivers (formerly HGV drivers), collect, transport and deliver goods in rigid vehicles over 7.5 tonnes, articulated lorries and lorries pulling trailers.

Average Salary

£31822

Van Drivers

Brief Description

Van drivers collect, transport and deliver goods in vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes in weight.

Average Salary

£20251

Bus and Coach Drivers

Brief Description

Bus and coach drivers drive road passenger-carrying vehicles such as buses, coaches and mini-buses.

Average Salary

£18574.81

Taxi and Cab Drivers and Chauffeurs

Brief Description

Taxi and cab drivers and chauffeurs drive motor cars for private individuals, government departments and industrial and commercial organisations, drive taxis for public hire, drive new cars to delivery points and drive motorcycles and other motor vehicles.

Average Salary

£8582.25

Driving Instructors

Brief Description

Driving instructors co-ordinate and undertake the instruction of people learning to drive cars, motorcycles, buses and haulage vehicles.

Average Salary

£24136.02

Crane Drivers

Brief Description

Crane drivers supervise and undertake the operation of cranes, jib cranes, power driven hoisting machinery and power driven stationary engines to raise and lower mine and other cages, and to lift and move equipment, materials, machinery and containers.

Average Salary

£37027.89

Fork-lift Truck Drivers

Brief Description

Fork-lift truck drivers operate fork-lift trucks in factories, warehouses, storerooms and other areas to transfer goods and materials.

Average Salary

£24370.09

Agricultural Machinery Drivers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group operate and drive tractors, combine harvesters or other farm vehicles to clear and cultivate land and to sow and harvest plants and crops.

Average Salary

£32590.81

Mobile Machine Drivers and Operatives

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group supervise and undertake the operation of machines to transport, excavate, grade, level, and compact sand, earth, gravel and similar materials, drive piles into the ground and lay surfaces of asphalt, concrete and chippings, and operate other mobile machines.

Average Salary

£29614.99

Train and Tram Drivers

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group drive diesel, diesel-electric, electric and steam locomotives that transport passengers and goods on surface and underground railways, and transport passengers in trams.

Average Salary

£49455.05

Marine and Waterways Transport Operatives

Brief Description

Marine and waterways transport operatives supervise and carry out a variety of deck duties and operate and maintain engines, boilers and mechanical equipment on board ships, boats and other marine vessels.

Average Salary

£29837.46

Rail Transport Operatives

Brief Description

Rail transport operatives assist drivers in the operation of passenger and goods trains, drive locomotive engines in coal mines, guide wagons and coaches in marshalling yards and sidings to make up trains, operate signals and points to control the movement of rail traffic, and monitor the operation of surface and underground railways.

Average Salary

£39214.33

Other Drivers and Transport Operatives

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group monitor the activities of bus drivers, conductors and other road transport depot drivers, undertake various tasks related to water transportation, and perform other transportation tasks.

Average Salary

£34333.08

Farm Workers

Brief Description

Farm workers perform a variety of tasks, by hand and machine, to produce and harvest crops and to breed and rear cattle, sheep, pigs and poultry.

Average Salary

£20566.85

Forestry Workers

Brief Description

Forestry workers perform a variety of tasks related to the planting, cultivation and protection of trees.

Average Salary

£21816.99

Fishing and Other Elementary Agriculture Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of tasks in relation to the breeding and rearing of animals and fish, catch fish at sea and from inland waterways, assist in the picking and lifting of crops, plant and maintain hedges, oversee the incubation and hatching of eggs and perform other fishing and elementary agricultural tasks.

Average Salary

£19032.47

Elementary Construction Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of general labouring and construction duties to assist building, civil engineering and related trades workers in the performance of their tasks.

Average Salary

£19745

Industrial Cleaning Process Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group clean manufactured goods, plant and machinery, and industrial, commercial and other premises.

Average Salary

£20664.51

Packers, Bottlers, Canners and Fillers

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group pack, wrap, fill, label and seal containers by hand or machine.

Average Salary

£21207.11

Elementary Process Plant Occupations

Brief Description

Jobholders in this unit group assist the work of machine operatives and perform a variety of manual tasks in foundries, engineering and allied trades and in other process and plant operations.

Average Salary

£20627

Postal Workers, Mail Sorters, Messengers and Couriers

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group collect, receive, sort and deliver mail, documents, correspondence or messages, either between or within establishments.

Average Salary

£25313.99

Elementary Administration Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary clerical and administrative tasks within offices.

Average Salary

£15164.93

Window Cleaners

Brief Description

Window cleaners wash and polish windows and other glass fittings.

Average Salary

£18996.68

Street Cleaners

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group clean, sweep and remove refuse from public thoroughfares.

Average Salary

£19757.7

Cleaners and Domestics

Brief Description

Cleaners and domestics clean interiors of private houses, shops, hotels, schools, offices and other buildings.

Average Salary

£8162.99

Launderers, Dry Cleaners and Pressers

Brief Description

Launderers, dry cleaners and pressers supervise and undertake the washing, dry cleaning, ironing and pressing of clothing, household and other linen, carpets, curtains and other articles.

Average Salary

£12919.06

Refuse and Salvage Occupations

Brief Description

Refuse and salvage collectors supervise and undertake the collection and processing of refuse from household, commercial and industrial premises.

Average Salary

£19895

Vehicle Valeters and Cleaners

Brief Description

Vehicle valeters and cleaners clean, wash and polish the interiors and exteriors of ships, aircraft, trains and road vehicles.

Average Salary

£17893.76

Elementary Cleaning Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform elementary cleansing service occupations.

Average Salary

£17411.67

Security Guards and Related Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group protect merchandise, individuals, hotels, offices, factories, public grounds and private estates from injury, theft or damage, and investigate fraud and crime on a non-statutory basis.

Average Salary

£23908.99

Parking and Civil Enforcement Occupations

Brief Description

Job holders in this unit group patrol assigned areas to detect and prevent infringements of local parking regulations and control the parking of vehicles in public and private car parks.

Average Salary

£21600.83

School Midday and Crossing Patrol Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group supervise the activities of school children during break and meal times and assist children to cross roads near to the entrances of schools.

Average Salary

£2179.99

Elementary Security Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary security occupations.

Average Salary

£16222.19

Shelf Fillers

Brief Description

Shelf fillers receive incoming goods from storage, check them for damage and place them on the appropriate shelves in the store.

Average Salary

£12965.07

Elementary Sales Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary sales related occupations.

Average Salary

£15021.37

Elementary Storage Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group supply berthed ships with water, oil and petroleum, load and unload cargo from ships, boats and barges, convey household and office furniture, goods, equipment or other items in or near warehouses, depots, slaughterhouses, etc., prepare requisitions or despatch documents of stocks held, accompany drivers of road vehicles, and perform other elementary goods handling and storage related tasks.

Average Salary

£19905

Hospital Porters

Brief Description

Hospital porters perform various manual tasks in hospitals to assist nursing and domestic staff with the care of patients.

Average Salary

£18241.34

Kitchen and Catering Assistants

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group assist in the preparation and service of food and beverages in restaurants, cafés and other eating establishments, and perform various cleaning, fetching and carrying tasks.

Average Salary

£9544

Waiters and Waitresses

Brief Description

Waiters and waitresses serve food and beverages in hotels, clubs, restaurants and other establishments.

Average Salary

£8722.63

Bar Staff

Brief Description

Bar staff prepare, mix and serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages at bars in public houses, hotels, clubs and other establishments.

Average Salary

£5137.58

Leisure and Theme Park Attendants

Brief Description

Leisure and theme park attendants monitor the operation of amusement arcades, check tickets of entry to theatres and cinemas and show people to their seats, operate rides at funfairs and theme parks, and entertain and look after guests at holiday camps.

Average Salary

£6766

Other Elementary Services Occupations

Brief Description

Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary services occupations.

Average Salary

£11025.49

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