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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 834 845 820
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 66 99 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.082% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 81 63
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%

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
42756 48248 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.42% 39.85% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33813 38032 34653
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 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 April 2015 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 21 April 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 +17 60 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East -43 19 £60,000 +9.09%
South West -5 16 £60,000 +18.81% 2
Berkshire -12 16 £60,000 +9.09%
Gloucestershire -11 7 £51,000 -2.39%
London +42 5 £51,250 -18.00% 1
West Midlands -18 4 £46,250 -11.90%
North West - 4 £42,500 -
Surrey -12 3 £55,000 -
Gloucester -14 3 £42,500 -15.84%
Reading -32 3 £62,500 +13.63%
Warrington - 3 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Devon - 3 £60,000 -
Bristol - 3 £60,000 -
Plymouth - 3 £60,000 -
Bracknell -3 2 £60,000 -
Birmingham -10 2 £46,250 -22.91%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
East of England +29 1 - -
Scotland +21 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Guildford -1 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire -7 1 £37,500 -44.85%
Somerset - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Helensburgh - 1 £27,500 -
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -
Bath - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 85 (69.11%) Security Cleared
2 84 (68.29%) Information Assurance
3 79 (64.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 76 (61.79%) Information Security
5 71 (57.72%) SC Cleared
6 66 (53.66%) Risk Management
7 57 (46.34%) CESG
8 45 (36.59%) CISSP
9 39 (31.71%) Management Information System
10 34 (27.64%) CESG CLAS
10 34 (27.64%) ISMS
11 31 (25.20%) DV Cleared
12 29 (23.58%) Risk Assessment
12 29 (23.58%) Service Management
13 28 (22.76%) Network Design
14 24 (19.51%) CISM
14 24 (19.51%) Security Management
15 21 (17.07%) Information Security Management
15 21 (17.07%) Security Architecture
16 19 (15.45%) Cyber Security
17 16 (13.01%) JSP 440
17 16 (13.01%) SOA
18 15 (12.20%) JSP
19 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
20 13 (10.57%) Risk Analysis
20 13 (10.57%) Finance
21 12 (9.76%) UNIX
21 12 (9.76%) Time Management
22 11 (8.94%) PCI DSS
22 11 (8.94%) Degree

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (4.07%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) Firewall
2 6 (4.88%) LAN
3 5 (4.07%) WAN
4 4 (3.25%) Internet
4 4 (3.25%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.25%) Network Security
5 2 (1.63%) IPsec
5 2 (1.63%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) Wireless
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) WLAN
6 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (10.57%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.88%) Military
4 4 (3.25%) Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Law
6 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 78 (63.41%) Consultant
2 41 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 33 (26.83%) CLAS Consultant
4 30 (24.39%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 29 (23.58%) Information Security Consultant
6 20 (16.26%) Architect
7 18 (14.63%) Security Architect
8 9 (7.32%) Information Architect
8 9 (7.32%) Information Security Architect
9 8 (6.50%) Information Specialist
9 8 (6.50%) Security Officer
10 6 (4.88%) Security Advisor
11 5 (4.07%) Information Security Specialist
11 5 (4.07%) Security Specialist
12 4 (3.25%) Security Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Risk Consultant
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Information Security Specialist
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Security Specialist
13 3 (2.44%) IT Security Officer
13 3 (2.44%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) JSP
2 5 (4.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (46.34%) CESG
2 39 (31.71%) Management Information System
3 34 (27.64%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (6.50%) PKI
5 4 (3.25%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.25%) Open Source
5 4 (3.25%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (3.25%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.81%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.76%) UNIX
2 9 (7.32%) Linux
3 8 (6.50%) Windows
4 3 (2.44%) Solaris
4 3 (2.44%) Windows NT
4 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (68.29%) Information Assurance
2 76 (61.79%) Information Security
3 66 (53.66%) Risk Management
4 34 (27.64%) ISMS
5 29 (23.58%) Risk Assessment
5 29 (23.58%) Service Management
6 28 (22.76%) Network Design
7 24 (19.51%) Security Management
8 21 (17.07%) Information Security Management
8 21 (17.07%) Security Architecture
9 19 (15.45%) Cyber Security
10 16 (13.01%) SOA
11 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (10.57%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (9.76%) Time Management
14 10 (8.13%) CRAMM
14 10 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (6.50%) Business Continuity
16 6 (4.88%) SIEM
17 5 (4.07%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) C
2 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (69.11%) Security Cleared
2 71 (57.72%) SC Cleared
3 45 (36.59%) CISSP
4 31 (25.20%) DV Cleared
5 24 (19.51%) CISM
6 11 (8.94%) Degree
7 6 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.88%) CCNA
8 4 (3.25%) CCIE
8 4 (3.25%) CCNP
8 4 (3.25%) SSCP
9 3 (2.44%) CEH
10 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (64.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (13.01%) JSP 440
3 11 (8.94%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.63%) SLA
5 1 (0.81%) BS7799
5 1 (0.81%) COBIT
5 1 (0.81%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (4.88%) Cisco
1 6 (4.88%) Juniper
2 5 (4.07%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.63%) Citrix
4 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.63%) VMware
5 1 (0.81%) Hyland
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