NEBOSH Jobs Barometer latest
Written by Phoenix Health & Safety
2nd May 2017
NEBOSH’s latest Jobs Barometer research again confirms that when UK employers advertise health and safety positions they expect applicants to have relevant professional qualifications. In fact 90% of the job advertisements for safety, health and environmental (SHE) roles reviewed specified one or more NEBOSH qualifications. That's up from 83% last year.
50% of all advertised positions specified a degree equivalent NEBOSH Diploma, and the average top-end salary advertised for those positions was £49,000. That's over 16% higher than £42,000 - the average top-end salary when no NEBOSH Diploma was specified. This premium was also identified by the 2017 pay survey conducted by Health and Safety at Work Magazine, which found that there's a £7,600 salary boost for having a NEBOSH Diploma. Just one more great reason to sign up for a NEBOSH Course today.