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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 798 770 774
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 104 106 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 78 83 92
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,904
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%

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
43178 41529 45122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.72% 38.92% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33710 33773 37929
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

RMADS Salary Histogram in the UK

RMADS
Top 30 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 19 September 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
England -27 97 £60,000 +4.34% 9
South East -13 44 £60,000 +9.09% 1
London -34 27 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Surrey +14 26 £47,500 -15.55% 1
Guildford +23 23 £50,000 -13.04%
Berkshire -5 14 £60,000 +14.28%
Reading -16 10 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire -31 7 £52,500 +23.52% 1
South West -32 7 £63,500 +73.59% 2
West Yorkshire -32 6 - - 1
North West - 5 £70,000 - 1
Swindon +2 4 £60,000 +58.61% 1
Wiltshire +1 4 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Farnborough -1 4 £78,750 +21.15%
Hampshire -11 4 £78,750 +65.78%
Wakefield - 4 - -
City of London -1 3 £64,000 +2.40% 2
West Midlands -9 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Birmingham - 3 £55,000 -
Leeds -31 2 - - 1
Newbury - 2 £70,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -
Woking - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £80,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Cumbria - 1 - -

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 160 (74.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 150 (70.09%) Security Cleared
3 121 (56.54%) Information Security
4 120 (56.07%) Information Assurance
5 108 (50.47%) CESG
6 103 (48.13%) Risk Management
7 88 (41.12%) SC Cleared
8 83 (38.79%) CISSP
9 74 (34.58%) CESG CLAS
9 74 (34.58%) Security Architecture
10 73 (34.11%) Degree
11 72 (33.64%) ISMS
12 69 (32.24%) Risk Assessment
13 67 (31.31%) SOA
13 67 (31.31%) DV Cleared
14 65 (30.37%) Risk Analysis
15 59 (27.57%) JSP 440
16 58 (27.10%) CISM
17 56 (26.17%) Management Information System
18 52 (24.30%) Law
19 48 (22.43%) Network Design
20 45 (21.03%) CRAMM
21 27 (12.62%) Firewall
21 27 (12.62%) Web Services
22 26 (12.15%) UML
22 26 (12.15%) Technical Architecture
23 25 (11.68%) Finance
24 23 (10.75%) PCI DSS
25 19 (8.88%) Security Management
25 19 (8.88%) Service Management

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (5.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Project
1 1 (0.47%) MS Office
1 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.62%) Firewall
2 11 (5.14%) DMZ
2 11 (5.14%) Network Security
3 8 (3.74%) Internet
4 3 (1.40%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) VoIP
6 1 (0.47%) WLAN
6 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.47%) MySQL
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (24.30%) Law
2 25 (11.68%) Finance
3 14 (6.54%) Local Government
4 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.80%) Military
6 5 (2.34%) Legal
7 3 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (54.21%) Consultant
2 81 (37.85%) Security Consultant
3 50 (23.36%) Information Security Consultant
4 49 (22.90%) Security Architect
4 49 (22.90%) Architect
5 45 (21.03%) CLAS Consultant
6 32 (14.95%) Security Advisor
7 26 (12.15%) Technical Architect
8 23 (10.75%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 19 (8.88%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (8.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.61%) Security Manager
11 11 (5.14%) CLAS Security Consultant
12 7 (3.27%) Security Officer
13 5 (2.34%) Information Security Officer
13 5 (2.34%) Principle Consultant
14 4 (1.87%) Senior Consultant
14 4 (1.87%) Head of IT
14 4 (1.87%) Head of Security
14 4 (1.87%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.62%) Web Services
2 4 (1.87%) JSP
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) LAMP
3 1 (0.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 108 (50.47%) CESG
2 74 (34.58%) CESG CLAS
3 56 (26.17%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.74%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.27%) PKI
6 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.93%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.34%) Windows
2 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
2 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.54%) Information Security
2 120 (56.07%) Information Assurance
3 103 (48.13%) Risk Management
4 74 (34.58%) Security Architecture
5 72 (33.64%) ISMS
6 69 (32.24%) Risk Assessment
7 67 (31.31%) SOA
8 65 (30.37%) Risk Analysis
9 48 (22.43%) Network Design
10 45 (21.03%) CRAMM
11 26 (12.15%) Technical Architecture
11 26 (12.15%) UML
12 19 (8.88%) Service Management
12 19 (8.88%) Security Management
13 18 (8.41%) Security Testing
14 14 (6.54%) Business Continuity
15 13 (6.07%) GAP Analysis
16 11 (5.14%) Information Security Management
17 10 (4.67%) ITIL
18 9 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.40%) SQL
2 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.47%) C
2 1 (0.47%) C++
2 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 150 (70.09%) Security Cleared
2 88 (41.12%) SC Cleared
3 83 (38.79%) CISSP
4 73 (34.11%) Degree
5 67 (31.31%) DV Cleared
6 58 (27.10%) CISM
7 14 (6.54%) CISA
8 3 (1.40%) SSCP
9 2 (0.93%) MBA
9 2 (0.93%) CEH
10 1 (0.47%) ISSEP
10 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.47%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.47%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (74.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (27.57%) JSP 440
3 23 (10.75%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (2.34%) CESG Infosec
6 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.93%) SLA
6 2 (0.93%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.93%) COBIT
7 1 (0.47%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (3.74%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.93%) Nessus
3 1 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (4.21%) Oracle
2 8 (3.74%) CA
3 7 (3.27%) BT
4 3 (1.40%) Fujitsu
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
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FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago