Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RMADS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RMADS over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1114 1136
Rank change year-on-year +30 +22 +74
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 39 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.033% 0.044%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 51
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £43,000 £42,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +18.18%

RMADS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20,274 21,327 23,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.37% 12.60% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15,396 15,971 18,630
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing RMADS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in England

RMADS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RMADS in England

RMADS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RMADS in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for RMADS in England

RMADS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West -12 22 £55,000 -8.33% 7
South East +25 11 £57,500 +27.78% 5
East of England - 3 £55,000 - 1
London +50 2 £65,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
RMADS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing RMADS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 28 (71.79%) CISSP
2 22 (56.41%) CESG Certified Professional
3 20 (51.28%) Information Security
4 17 (43.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (43.59%) Security Architecture
5 15 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
6 14 (35.90%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
7 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
10 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
10 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
10 7 (17.95%) ITIL
10 7 (17.95%) Security Management
10 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
10 7 (17.95%) Finance
11 6 (15.38%) CISA
11 6 (15.38%) CISM
11 6 (15.38%) Project Management
11 6 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.82%) CESG
12 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (10.26%) Security Operations
13 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (10.26%) CLAS
13 4 (10.26%) Marketing
13 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Architect
2 17 (43.59%) Security Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Security Officer
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Information Security Officer
5 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Chief Information Officer
7 2 (5.13%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.13%) Chief Security Officer
7 2 (5.13%) CIO
7 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Head of Security
7 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Information Officer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.13%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (12.82%) CESG
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.56%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Information Security
2 17 (43.59%) Security Architecture
3 14 (35.90%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
4 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
6 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
6 7 (17.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.95%) Security Management
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.26%) Information Security Management
8 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.26%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Cryptography
9 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) CISSP
2 22 (56.41%) CESG Certified Professional
3 15 (38.46%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.38%) CISA
5 6 (15.38%) CISM
6 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.26%) CLAS
8 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
8 3 (7.69%) IISP
9 2 (5.13%) CEH
9 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (7.69%) GDPR
4 3 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (7.69%) JSP 440
5 2 (5.13%) Government Security Classifications
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle