The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 808 789 830
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +41
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 58 86 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.082% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 39
Average salary £60,000 £58,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +37.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,150 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39255 41093 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.41% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31712 32035 35265
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RMADS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RMADS within the UK.

RMADS Salary Trend in the UK

RMADS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RMADS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

RMADS Salary Histogram in the UK

RMADS
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 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
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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
England -3 54 £62,500 -2.34% 7
South East -20 23 £60,000 +33.33% 4
South West -15 15 £62,500 +1.21% 1
Berkshire -12 12 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Surrey -2 10 £60,000 -40.00% 1
Bristol +8 7 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Gloucestershire -6 7 £65,000 -16.12%
Guildford -4 6 £60,000 -40.00% 1
Bracknell - 6 £68,750 - 1
London -10 5 £72,500 +5.83%
Reading -14 4 £48,750 +8.33% 1
North West -2 3 £42,500 -25.43% 1
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Warrington - 3 £42,500 -
Gloucester +14 2 £53,750 -
Cheltenham -13 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Avon - 1 £55,000 -

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 90 (67.67%) Information Assurance
2 83 (62.41%) CESG
3 78 (58.65%) Risk Management
3 78 (58.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 77 (57.89%) Security Cleared
5 65 (48.87%) CESG CLAS
6 62 (46.62%) SC Cleared
7 60 (45.11%) Information Security
8 57 (42.86%) Management Information System
9 56 (42.11%) CISSP
10 44 (33.08%) ISMS
11 39 (29.32%) Risk Assessment
12 32 (24.06%) DV Cleared
13 29 (21.80%) Network Design
14 28 (21.05%) Security Architecture
15 26 (19.55%) CISM
16 24 (18.05%) Service Management
17 21 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
18 20 (15.04%) SOA
19 19 (14.29%) Firewall
19 19 (14.29%) PCI DSS
20 18 (13.53%) JSP 440
20 18 (13.53%) CRAMM
20 18 (13.53%) Security Management
21 17 (12.78%) Degree
22 16 (12.03%) Information Security Management
23 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 11 (8.27%) Network Security
24 11 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
24 11 (8.27%) ITIL

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Project
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
1 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (8.27%) Network Security
3 7 (5.26%) DMZ
4 5 (3.76%) LAN
5 4 (3.01%) WAN
6 3 (2.26%) Internet
6 3 (2.26%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.50%) IPsec
7 2 (1.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) VoIP
8 1 (0.75%) WLAN
8 1 (0.75%) Wireless
8 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (6.77%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.26%) Local Government
2 7 (5.26%) Law
3 6 (4.51%) Finance
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (56.39%) Consultant
2 39 (29.32%) CLAS Consultant
3 37 (27.82%) Security Consultant
4 32 (24.06%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 26 (19.55%) Architect
6 24 (18.05%) Security Architect
7 22 (16.54%) Information Security Consultant
8 15 (11.28%) Security Advisor
9 9 (6.77%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.01%) Security Officer
10 4 (3.01%) Analyst
11 3 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.26%) Security Analyst
11 3 (2.26%) Security Engineer
12 2 (1.50%) CLAS Security Consultant
12 2 (1.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 2 (1.50%) Principle Consultant
12 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Architect
12 2 (1.50%) Quality Manager
12 2 (1.50%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) JSP
1 6 (4.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 83 (62.41%) CESG
2 65 (48.87%) CESG CLAS
3 57 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.51%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.26%) Open Source
6 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.50%) PKI
7 2 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.02%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) UNIX
3 5 (3.76%) Linux
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.50%) Windows NT
4 2 (1.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (67.67%) Information Assurance
2 78 (58.65%) Risk Management
3 60 (45.11%) Information Security
4 44 (33.08%) ISMS
5 39 (29.32%) Risk Assessment
6 29 (21.80%) Network Design
7 28 (21.05%) Security Architecture
8 24 (18.05%) Service Management
9 21 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
10 20 (15.04%) SOA
11 18 (13.53%) CRAMM
11 18 (13.53%) Security Management
12 16 (12.03%) Information Security Management
13 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (8.27%) ITIL
15 10 (7.52%) Business Continuity
15 10 (7.52%) Time Management
16 9 (6.77%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.50%) C
1 2 (1.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 62 (46.62%) SC Cleared
3 56 (42.11%) CISSP
4 32 (24.06%) DV Cleared
5 26 (19.55%) CISM
6 17 (12.78%) Degree
7 7 (5.26%) CISA
8 6 (4.51%) SSCP
9 5 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.76%) CCNA
10 4 (3.01%) CEH
11 3 (2.26%) CCIE
11 3 (2.26%) CCNP
12 2 (1.50%) MBA
12 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.50%) MCSE
13 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.75%) ISSEP
13 1 (0.75%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (58.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 18 (13.53%) JSP 440
4 3 (2.26%) COBIT
5 2 (1.50%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.75%) SLA
6 1 (0.75%) BS25999
6 1 (0.75%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (4.51%) BT
2 5 (3.76%) Oracle
2 5 (3.76%) Cisco
2 5 (3.76%) Juniper
3 4 (3.01%) CA
3 4 (3.01%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.50%) VMware
4 2 (1.50%) Citrix
4 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft
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