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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 837 824 829
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 58 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.072% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 52 72 60
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £71,025
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+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
41732 45732 42175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.08% 39.89% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 35890 34203
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

RMADS Salary Histogram in the UK

RMADS
Top 25 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 31 March 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 -27 55 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South West +1 18 £60,000 +18.81% 1
South East -13 15 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Berkshire -5 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire -6 9 £65,000 +24.40% 1
London +11 7 £53,750 -17.93% 1
North West +14 4 £42,500 -37.95% 1
Cheshire - 4 £42,500 -
Warrington - 4 £42,500 -
Gloucester -4 3 £42,500 -15.84%
West Midlands -23 3 £46,250 -11.90% 1
Reading -26 3 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Devon - 3 £60,000 -
Plymouth - 3 £60,000 -
Bristol - 3 £60,000 -
Birmingham -8 2 £46,250 -22.91%
Surrey -14 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland +16 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Bracknell +2 1 £67,500 -
Bath - 1 - -
Helensburgh - 1 £27,500 -
Somerset - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 88 (75.21%) Information Assurance
2 78 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 66 (56.41%) Risk Management
4 65 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 64 (54.70%) CESG
5 64 (54.70%) SC Cleared
6 62 (52.99%) Information Security
7 45 (38.46%) CISSP
8 44 (37.61%) Management Information System
9 41 (35.04%) CESG CLAS
10 31 (26.50%) DV Cleared
10 31 (26.50%) Risk Assessment
11 30 (25.64%) Network Design
12 26 (22.22%) ISMS
13 24 (20.51%) Service Management
14 20 (17.09%) Security Architecture
15 19 (16.24%) CISM
16 17 (14.53%) Security Management
17 16 (13.68%) Information Security Management
18 15 (12.82%) Cyber Security
19 13 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
19 13 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
20 12 (10.26%) Firewall
20 12 (10.26%) UNIX
20 12 (10.26%) SOA
20 12 (10.26%) Time Management
20 12 (10.26%) JSP 440
20 12 (10.26%) Degree
21 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
21 10 (8.55%) CRAMM

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4 (3.42%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 5 (4.27%) Network Security
2 5 (4.27%) LAN
2 5 (4.27%) WAN
2 5 (4.27%) Internet
3 4 (3.42%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.71%) IPsec
4 2 (1.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.27%) Military
4 4 (3.42%) Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Law
5 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 72 (61.54%) Consultant
2 36 (30.77%) Security Consultant
3 33 (28.21%) CLAS Consultant
4 32 (27.35%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 26 (22.22%) Information Security Consultant
6 21 (17.95%) Architect
7 19 (16.24%) Security Architect
8 10 (8.55%) Security Advisor
9 7 (5.98%) Information Security Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Information Architect
10 6 (5.13%) Security Officer
11 4 (3.42%) Security Engineer
12 3 (2.56%) Security Manager
12 3 (2.56%) Network Security Engineer
12 3 (2.56%) Security Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Analyst
12 3 (2.56%) Network Engineer
12 3 (2.56%) Information Assurance Specialist
12 3 (2.56%) Information Specialist
12 3 (2.56%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.55%) JSP
2 5 (4.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (54.70%) CESG
2 44 (37.61%) Management Information System
3 41 (35.04%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (4.27%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.42%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.42%) Open Source
5 4 (3.42%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.71%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) UNIX
2 9 (7.69%) Linux
3 8 (6.84%) Windows
4 3 (2.56%) Solaris
4 3 (2.56%) Windows NT
4 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (75.21%) Information Assurance
2 66 (56.41%) Risk Management
3 62 (52.99%) Information Security
4 31 (26.50%) Risk Assessment
5 30 (25.64%) Network Design
6 26 (22.22%) ISMS
7 24 (20.51%) Service Management
8 20 (17.09%) Security Architecture
9 17 (14.53%) Security Management
10 16 (13.68%) Information Security Management
11 15 (12.82%) Cyber Security
12 13 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
12 13 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (10.26%) Time Management
13 12 (10.26%) SOA
14 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (8.55%) CRAMM
15 7 (5.98%) Business Continuity
15 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 5 (4.27%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.56%) C
2 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 64 (54.70%) SC Cleared
3 45 (38.46%) CISSP
4 31 (26.50%) DV Cleared
5 19 (16.24%) CISM
6 12 (10.26%) Degree
7 6 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (5.13%) CCNA
8 4 (3.42%) CCIE
8 4 (3.42%) CCNP
8 4 (3.42%) SSCP
9 3 (2.56%) CEH
10 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.26%) JSP 440
3 5 (4.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.85%) BS7799
5 1 (0.85%) COBIT
5 1 (0.85%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (5.13%) Cisco
1 6 (5.13%) Juniper
2 5 (4.27%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.71%) VMware
3 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.71%) Citrix
4 1 (0.85%) Hyland
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