Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 300 304 289
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15 +37
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 9 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.097% 0.23% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% 1.79% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 41
South West median annual salary £58,151 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.73% -4.35% -11.54%
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -2.65% -16.30%

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 1,023 1,283 1,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.97% 12.90% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 841 950 886
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 15 December 2019.

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 15 December 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
Devon - 4 £60,000 -
Bristol +23 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Gloucestershire -29 2 £75,000 +59.57%
RMADS
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 South West region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (88.89%) CESG Certified Professional
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
3 4 (44.44%) CESG
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISMS
3 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (44.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (44.44%) NCSC
4 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) IIS

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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Head of Security
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Head of ICT
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Technology
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CESG
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ISMS
2 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Behavioural Change
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Psychology
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CESG Certified Professional
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) SSCP
4 2 (22.22%) CLAS
4 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) NCSC
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (22.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP