Looking for a job in the United Kingdom has usually been easy, however with the financial and economic crisis that most of the world is in, it has become a lot more challenging than just a few years ago. It is a lot harder to find a high paying job now. The financial sector has always been a source of high paying jobs, with high work satisfaction of its employees. That is now changing, but a few jobs are still available. If you have the necessary experience and education it might be worth looking at private equity jobs. They are one of the most sought after jobs in the banking sector and are among the highest paying jobs you can get. Before you apply make sure you have the energy and passion to go ahead with it – these jobs are usually very challenging are require working a lot of hours.