Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 313 343
Rank change year-on-year +36 +30 -21
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 48 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.21% 0.097%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.08% 1.86% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 3
South West median annual salary £58,000 £65,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.77% +56.63% -33.60%
10th Percentile £42,500 £62,500 £39,550
90th Percentile £78,125 £82,500 £57,650
England median annual salary £58,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,176 1,180 1,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.72% 11.16% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 872 961 1,091
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +6.49%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RMADS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in the South West

RMADS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for RMADS in the South West

RMADS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RMADS in the South West over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RMADS in the South West

RMADS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Gloucestershire +52 22 £67,500 +3.85% 3
Wiltshire - 20 £52,750 -
Bristol -14 6 £60,000 -14.29%
RMADS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 31 (64.58%) Information Assurance
1 31 (64.58%) CESG Certified Professional
2 29 (60.42%) Information Security
3 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 25 (52.08%) DV Cleared
5 23 (47.92%) CESG
5 23 (47.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 22 (45.83%) CISSP
7 21 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 17 (35.42%) Security Architecture
10 15 (31.25%) Finance
11 14 (29.17%) Management Information System
11 14 (29.17%) Risk Management
12 12 (25.00%) Firewall
12 12 (25.00%) Internet
12 12 (25.00%) IIS
12 12 (25.00%) IISP
12 12 (25.00%) CLAS
13 11 (22.92%) C
13 11 (22.92%) CESG CLAS
14 9 (18.75%) Degree
14 9 (18.75%) Electronics
14 9 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
15 8 (16.67%) Programme Management
15 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 8 (16.67%) SAP
15 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (16.67%) Marketing

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) Firewall
1 12 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Electronics
2 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 8 (16.67%) Marketing
3 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Consultant
2 11 (22.92%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 10 (20.83%) Information Assurance Leader
4 9 (18.75%) Information Manager
5 8 (16.67%) Security Consultant
6 7 (14.58%) Architect
6 7 (14.58%) Security Architect
7 6 (12.50%) Information Assurance Manager
7 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Information Officer
8 4 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
8 4 (8.33%) Security Officer
9 3 (6.25%) Capability Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Security Assurance Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 2 (4.17%) Graduate
10 2 (4.17%) Information Security Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) CESG
2 14 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 11 (22.92%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Information Assurance
2 29 (60.42%) Information Security
3 17 (35.42%) Security Architecture
4 14 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 9 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (12.50%) Analytics
8 6 (12.50%) Security Auditing
8 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (10.42%) ISMS
9 5 (10.42%) Network Design
9 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (8.33%) Business Development
10 4 (8.33%) OWASP
11 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
12 2 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (64.58%) CESG Certified Professional
2 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 25 (52.08%) DV Cleared
4 22 (45.83%) CISSP
5 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 12 (25.00%) CLAS
6 12 (25.00%) IISP
7 9 (18.75%) Degree
8 6 (12.50%) Master's Degree
9 5 (10.42%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (8.33%) SANS
11 2 (4.17%) CISM
12 1 (2.08%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (47.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 21 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (16.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) Capita