Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1118 1140
Rank change year-on-year +17 +22 +56
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 34 42 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.025% 0.049%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.20% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 57
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,500 £44,550
90th Percentile £95,000 £71,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% -0.83% +15.24%

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 21,443 20,693 24,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.73% 12.42% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16,325 15,443 19,211
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,262 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,900 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -9 25 £55,000 -4.35% 2
South East +14 5 £90,000 - 5
East of England +14 3 £55,000 - 1
London - 1 £65,000 -
RMADS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (73.53%) CISSP
2 22 (64.71%) Security Architecture
2 22 (64.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 14 (41.18%) CompTIA Security+
3 14 (41.18%) Information Security
4 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
5 12 (35.29%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
9 7 (20.59%) Finance
9 7 (20.59%) Information Assurance
10 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (17.65%) CESG
10 6 (17.65%) CISM
10 6 (17.65%) Security Management
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
11 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
11 5 (14.71%) CISA
11 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
11 5 (14.71%) Degree
11 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) ISMS
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (11.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
12 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
12 4 (11.76%) Legal

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
1 14 (41.18%) Security Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Head of Information
3 4 (11.76%) Head of Information Security
3 4 (11.76%) Head of Security
4 3 (8.82%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Information Officer
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Security Officer
6 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Information Assurance Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Security Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) CESG
3 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Security Architecture
2 14 (41.18%) Information Security
3 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
4 12 (35.29%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (20.59%) Information Assurance
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) Security Management
6 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (14.71%) ISMS
7 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) B2B
8 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.76%) Data Security
8 4 (11.76%) Information Security Management
8 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Protective Monitoring
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) CISSP
2 22 (64.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 14 (41.18%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) CISM
6 5 (14.71%) CISA
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.82%) CEH
7 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.82%) GDPR
3 3 (8.82%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) SAP