The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 253 257 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.044% 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £56,500 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-15.04% +13.56%
RMADS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2448 2477 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.08% 33.69% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 1884 1817
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RMADS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RMADS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RMADS across the North West region.

RMADS Salary Trend in the North West

RMADS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -7 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Lancashire - 1 - -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS.

1 5 (83.33%) JSP
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) JSP 440
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (50.00%) CEH
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) CESG
2 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) JSP 440
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft