Security Cleared Jobs in Government and the Public Sector

Industry Overview

The UK Civil Service currently employs over half a million people and is made up of around 170 departments and agencies, including major departments such as the UK Border Agency, HMRC, Home Office, Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Justice.

Due to the sensitive nature of many roles within government departments, it is often mandatory for employees to have Security Clearance. 

Examples of Employers within the Civil Service

  • Foreign & Commonwealth Office
  • Ministry of Justice
  • DSTL
  • FCO Services
  • Home Office
  • National Crime Agency
  • Border Force
  • HMRC

Examples of Top Roles within the Civil Service

  • Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Systems Engineer
  • Tester

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