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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 263 243 251
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% 0.088% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £70,000 £57,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +75.38%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £67,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +32.01%
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
2418 2271 2301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.60% 32.84% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2073 1852 2018
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 2014. 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 - 1 - -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) CESG
2 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) CISSP
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (40.00%) ISMS
4 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) SSCP
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (20.00%) RMDS
6 2 (20.00%) CEH

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Head of IT
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Security
1 4 (40.00%) Head of IT Security
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Principle Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) CESG
2 4 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
2 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ISMS
2 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) SSCP
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS