NCOs and Other Ranks

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.


New workers

New workers start around £0. Normal pay is £0 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn up to £0.

Available jobs

In the past year there were 0 vacancies for this type of job


Projected job growth over the next 8 years

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Leads and trains new recruits and lower ranks, looks after their discipline and welfare.

  • Patrols areas of possible military activity.

  • Undertakes specialist activities such as operating communications equipment, driving military vehicles.

  • Trains and exercises using various military equipment and tactics.

  • Stands watch and guards military establishments and other buildings.

  • Engages in peacekeeping operations and enforces ceasefire agreements.

  • Takes part in military operations in situations of conflict and provides aid if required in emergency situations such as civil disorder, natural disasters and major accidents.

  • Monitors, operates, services and repairs military equipment.

  • Receives and responds to commands from senior officers.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)

  • Plumbing

  • Carpentry

  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

  • Settlement

  • Auditing

  • Risk Analysis

  • Cyber Engineering

  • Finance

  • Project Management

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Communication

  • Management

  • Leadership

  • Business Administration

  • Operations

  • Planning

  • Customer Service

  • Problem Solving

  • Governance

  • Teamwork

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.