Top Graduate Employers
The financial services industry is, for the third consecutive year, the main recruiter of university graduates into professional employment. You can filter the table below by region, industry and occupation.
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South East – Public administration & defence
|2||Kent County Council||40|
|3||West Sussex County Council||20|
|4||Hampshire County Council||15|
|4||Southampton City Council||15|
|4||Surrey County Council||15|
|4||Thames Valley Police||15|
|9||East Sussex County Council||10|
|9||Ministry of Defence (MOD)||10|
|9||Portsmouth City Council||10|
|13||Bracknell Forest Council||5|
|13||Buckinghamshire County Council||5|
|13||Isle of Wight Council||5|
|13||Oxfordshire County Council||5|
|13||Reading Borough Council||5|
|13||Slough Borough Council||5|
|13||West Berkshire Council||5|
|23||British Transport Police||Fewer than 5|
|23||Environment Agency||Fewer than 5|
|23||Foreign & Commonwealth Office||Fewer than 5|
|23||Her Majesty's Government||Fewer than 5|
|23||HM Prison Service||Fewer than 5|
|23||HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)||Fewer than 5|
|23||Milton Keynes Council||Fewer than 5|
|23||Ministry of Justice||Fewer than 5|
|23||National Offender Management Office||Fewer than 5|
|23||Natural England||Fewer than 5|
|23||Office For National Statistics (ONS)||Fewer than 5|
|23||Public Health England||Fewer than 5|
|23||Royal Air Force (RAF)||Fewer than 5|
|23||Valuation Office Agency||Fewer than 5|
|23||Wokingham Borough Council||Fewer than 5|
This table is compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2014–15) conducted by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). Numbers are rounded to the nearest five in line with Higher Education Statistics Agency confidentiality requirements. Read more about how we compile these tables.