Period
to 17 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 296 325
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29 +34
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 22 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.42% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.71% 3.91% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 23
South West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% -12.46%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £59,400
90th Percentile £58,250 £80,000 £81,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +18.18%

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 1,290 1,124 1,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.73% 10.86% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 941 867 1,037
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 November 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 November 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
Wiltshire -5 15 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Bristol +12 4 £60,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -3 3 £50,000 -25.93% 2
RMADS
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South West region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 20 (90.91%) CESG Certified Professional
2 19 (86.36%) CISSP
3 17 (77.27%) Security Architecture
4 15 (68.18%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (31.82%) Information Security
6 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (22.73%) Information Assurance
7 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 4 (18.18%) Marketing
7 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (18.18%) Electronics
7 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 4 (18.18%) CLAS
8 3 (13.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (13.64%) IISP
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
8 3 (13.64%) IIS
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) CESG
9 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) CISM
9 2 (9.09%) C

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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Architect
1 16 (72.73%) Security Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Information Officer
2 2 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
3 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) CESG
2 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Security Architecture
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Information Assurance
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Auditing
7 1 (4.55%) Business Development
7 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) CESG Certified Professional
2 19 (86.36%) CISSP
3 15 (68.18%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (18.18%) CLAS
5 3 (13.64%) IISP
6 2 (9.09%) CISM
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.55%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP