Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1044 1113 1119
Rank change year-on-year +69 +6 +63
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 44 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.039% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 36
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.98% -13.33% +22.73%
10th Percentile £47,000 £42,500 £46,125
90th Percentile £92,625 £84,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% -14.81% +22.73%

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 19,600 20,656 21,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.92% 12.68% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14,524 16,002 16,933
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +11 22 £55,000 -5.17% 6
South East +33 13 £57,500 +27.78% 5
East of England - 4 £60,000 - 1
London +43 2 £65,000 -23.53% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
RMADS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 29 (65.91%) CISSP
2 26 (59.09%) Information Security
3 25 (56.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 18 (40.91%) Information Assurance
5 18 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
6 16 (36.36%) Risk Management
7 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
8 14 (31.82%) Security Architecture
9 12 (27.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 11 (25.00%) CLAS
10 11 (25.00%) CESG
10 11 (25.00%) Finance
11 10 (22.73%) Firewall
12 9 (20.45%) CompTIA Security+
13 8 (18.18%) IISP
13 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
13 8 (18.18%) CISM
13 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
13 8 (18.18%) Security Management
13 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
13 8 (18.18%) Internet
13 8 (18.18%) IIS
13 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
13 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (15.91%) CESG CLAS
14 7 (15.91%) ITIL
14 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
14 7 (15.91%) Data Protection Act

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 8 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) Internet
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.64%) Electronics
3 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.64%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Architect
2 16 (36.36%) Security Architect
3 9 (20.45%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Security Officer
5 5 (11.36%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Security Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (9.09%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Information Assurance Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.82%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (6.82%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Chief Information Officer
8 2 (4.55%) Chief Information Security Officer
8 2 (4.55%) Chief Security Officer
8 2 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
1 2 (4.55%) SAML
2 1 (2.27%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) CESG
2 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.91%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (15.91%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) PKI
4 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.27%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Information Security
2 18 (40.91%) Information Assurance
2 18 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
3 16 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 14 (31.82%) Security Architecture
5 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 8 (18.18%) Security Management
5 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
7 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 4 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Presales
8 4 (9.09%) Security Operations
9 3 (6.82%) Line Management
9 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) CISSP
2 22 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
5 11 (25.00%) CLAS
6 9 (20.45%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (18.18%) CISM
7 8 (18.18%) IISP
8 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
9 4 (9.09%) CISA
10 2 (4.55%) CEH
10 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (56.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (27.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (11.36%) JSP 440
5 2 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (4.55%) GDPR
5 2 (4.55%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (4.55%) ISO 22301
5 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27005
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Google
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle