The Security & Defence Sector
UK defence companies are at the forefront of the most advanced projects, making this a pioneering industry to join.
The UK's defence industry is one of the most innovative in the world and the ever-changing threat landscape means that the sector requires employees with the ability to provide solutions to these challenges. Like many other sectors, defence has a growing need for technical and professional skilled workers.
A strategically important sector, the defence industry makes an invaluable contribution to the UK's national security and prosperity. It provides rewarding high-skill, high-value careers - the average salary in the UK defence industry is £39,000, which is 44% more than the national average (approximately £27,000).