£17,680 Average salary at age 20
£23,920 Average Salary
34 Average hours per week


Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary security occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 924: Elementary Security Occupations.

Main Tasks

  • Serves summonses and, on court authority, takes possession of goods to the value of outstanding debt;
  • Accepts payment on behalf of court and issues receipts;
  • Ejects persons in illegal occupation of premises;
  • Watches for illegal fishing or attempted smuggling;
  • Deals with any security difficulties in art galleries and museums, clubs, public houses, employers’ establishments and other buildings;
  • Receives clothing, luggage and other articles, collects fee and issues ticket and returns item to deposit or on presentation of receipt;
  • Operates push-button or hand controls to raise and lower lifts to required floor and ensures safety of goods and passengers carried in lift.


There are no formal academic entry requirements. For some vacancies a current and clean driving licence is required and entrants may have to pass a medical examination. Off- and on-the-job training may be provided.

What Elementary security occupations n.e.c. studied in higher education

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What Elementary security occupations n.e.c. studied in higher education
Occupation Percentage Value
(L7) Human & social geography1
(W2) Design studies4
(L3) Sociology7
(H3) Mechanical engineering1
(C8) Psychology1
(W1) Fine art20
(V3) History by topic2
(H4) Aerospace engineering3
(W3) Music3
(F8) Physical geographical sciences1
(W6) Cinematics & photography2
(Q3) English studies3
(L2) Politics1
(P1) Information services1
(F9) Others in physical sciences1
(R1) French studies1
(L9) Others in social studies1
(W4) Drama4
(M1) Law by area1
(M2) Law by topic7
(I2) Information systems1
(B1) Anatomy, physiology & pathology1
(V5) Philosophy1
(Q1) Linguistics1
(N1) Business studies3
(V6) Theology & religious studies1
(N4) Accounting1
(C6) Sport & exercise science4
(C3) Zoology1
(N2) Management studies4
(V1) History by period3
(N3) Finance1
(Q8) Classical studies3
(H6) Electronic & electrical engineering1
(I1) Computer science3
(W5) Dance1

UK Prospects

21900 Workforce Size
0.25% Predicted growth 2024 - 2027
3369 Predicted Replacement 2024 - 2027

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