The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - 222 204
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.33% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £60,000 £39,236
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.92%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2226 2109 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.22% 34.66% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1696 1667
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RMADS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

RMADS Salary Trend in the South West

RMADS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (100.00%) CESG
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
2 3 (75.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS