Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1104 1132 1214
Rank change year-on-year +28 +82 -70
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 59 75 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.042% 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 69
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £73,350
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -8.33%

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 21531 23212 26574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.76% 13.00% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16209 18506 21211
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +4.30% +3.33%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +41 46 £58,750 -9.62% 2
South East +54 12 £45,000 -28.00%
London -8 1 £65,000 -18.75% 1
RMADS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing RMADS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 41 (69.49%) Information Security
2 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
3 29 (49.15%) CESG Certified Professional
4 26 (44.07%) DV Cleared
5 25 (42.37%) Information Assurance
6 24 (40.68%) CESG
7 23 (38.98%) CISSP
7 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (37.29%) SC Cleared
8 22 (37.29%) Finance
9 17 (28.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 16 (27.12%) Risk Management
11 15 (25.42%) Electronics
11 15 (25.42%) Management Information System
12 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
13 13 (22.03%) Firewall
13 13 (22.03%) CESG CLAS
13 13 (22.03%) Degree
13 13 (22.03%) CLAS
14 12 (20.34%) Security Architecture
14 12 (20.34%) C
15 11 (18.64%) IIS
15 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (18.64%) SAP
15 11 (18.64%) Programme Management
15 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
15 11 (18.64%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (18.64%) Marketing
16 10 (16.95%) Security Auditing
17 9 (15.25%) IISP

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 11 (18.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 9 (15.25%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) DHCP
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Network Security
3 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) VSAN
3 2 (3.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.39%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Electronics
3 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
4 11 (18.64%) Marketing
4 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.78%) Legal
6 3 (5.08%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Consultant
1 17 (28.81%) Information Manager
2 12 (20.34%) Security Manager
3 11 (18.64%) Information Security Manager
4 10 (16.95%) Information Assurance Leader
5 9 (15.25%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 8 (13.56%) Security Consultant
7 6 (10.17%) Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Information Assurance Manager
7 6 (10.17%) Security Architect
8 5 (8.47%) Information Officer
8 5 (8.47%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (8.47%) Security Officer
9 4 (6.78%) Information Risk Manager
9 4 (6.78%) Information Security Risk Manager
9 4 (6.78%) Risk Manager
10 3 (5.08%) Head of Information
10 3 (5.08%) Head of Information Security
10 3 (5.08%) Head of Security
10 3 (5.08%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) CESG
2 15 (25.42%) Management Information System
3 13 (22.03%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (10.17%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (6.78%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.69%) SCADA
7 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Fedora
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Information Security
2 25 (42.37%) Information Assurance
3 16 (27.12%) Risk Management
4 12 (20.34%) Security Architecture
5 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (18.64%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (18.64%) Programme Management
6 10 (16.95%) Security Auditing
7 8 (13.56%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (10.17%) Analytics
8 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
9 5 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (6.78%) Business Development
10 4 (6.78%) ISMS
10 4 (6.78%) Network Design
10 4 (6.78%) OWASP
10 4 (6.78%) Security Management
10 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (6.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) C
2 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 29 (49.15%) CESG Certified Professional
3 26 (44.07%) DV Cleared
4 23 (38.98%) CISSP
5 22 (37.29%) SC Cleared
6 13 (22.03%) CLAS
6 13 (22.03%) Degree
7 9 (15.25%) IISP
8 6 (10.17%) CISM
8 6 (10.17%) Master's Degree
9 4 (6.78%) CISA
9 4 (6.78%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (6.78%) SANS
9 4 (6.78%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (3.39%) CCNA
10 2 (3.39%) CCNP
10 2 (3.39%) CEH
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (3.39%) MCP
10 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (28.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.78%) JSP 440
5 3 (5.08%) GDPR
6 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) SAP
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) Capita
3 2 (3.39%) Kaspersky
3 2 (3.39%) McAfee
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Sophos
3 2 (3.39%) Symantec
3 2 (3.39%) VMware