The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RMADS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 903 925
Rank change year-on-year +49 +22  
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 20 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.055% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 54
Median salary £65,000 £51,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.82% -14.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,750 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -16.66%  

RMADS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10254 13470 14050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.96% 13.04% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8050 10699 10932
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing RMADS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in the UK

RMADS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RMADS in the UK

RMADS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RMADS over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for RMADS in the UK

RMADS
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 14 £65,000 +26.82% 3
South West +33 12 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Bristol +9 6 £52,500 -22.22%
Gloucestershire +11 5 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Gloucester - 5 £65,000 -
Wales - 5 - -
West Wales - 5 - -
Swansea - 5 - -
Hertfordshire +19 1 - -
East of England +13 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 with a requirement for RMADS.

1 42 (80.77%) Information Security
2 39 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 37 (71.15%) SC Cleared
4 35 (67.31%) Management Information System
5 29 (55.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (51.92%) Risk Management
7 24 (46.15%) Security Management
8 23 (44.23%) Information Security Management
8 23 (44.23%) ISMS
8 23 (44.23%) Information Assurance
9 20 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
10 19 (36.54%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (34.62%) CISSP
12 17 (32.69%) CISM
13 16 (30.77%) CESG
14 15 (28.85%) CESG Certified Professional
15 14 (26.92%) Service Management
15 14 (26.92%) Finance
16 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
17 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Management
18 10 (19.23%) Degree
18 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
18 10 (19.23%) JSP 440
19 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
19 9 (17.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
20 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity
20 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
21 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
21 7 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
21 7 (13.46%) Security Monitoring

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (11.54%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Military
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 15 (28.85%) Architect
3 14 (26.92%) Security Architect
4 12 (23.08%) Security Manager
5 11 (21.15%) IT Architect
5 11 (21.15%) IT Security Architect
6 9 (17.31%) Security Consultant
7 8 (15.38%) Information Manager
8 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 5 (9.62%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (9.62%) Senior Security Consultant
10 4 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
11 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance Manager
11 3 (5.77%) Principal Consultant
12 2 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 2 (3.85%) Graduate
12 2 (3.85%) Graduate Consultant
12 2 (3.85%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Management Information System
2 16 (30.77%) CESG
3 7 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.85%) NHS
8 1 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Information Security
2 27 (51.92%) Risk Management
3 24 (46.15%) Security Management
4 23 (44.23%) Information Assurance
4 23 (44.23%) Information Security Management
4 23 (44.23%) ISMS
5 20 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (36.54%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (26.92%) Service Management
8 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity
10 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
11 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
11 7 (13.46%) Security Monitoring
12 6 (11.54%) Conceptual Models
12 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (11.54%) CRM
12 6 (11.54%) IT Governance
12 6 (11.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (71.15%) SC Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) CISSP
4 17 (32.69%) CISM
5 15 (28.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
7 10 (19.23%) Degree
8 7 (13.46%) CISMP
9 6 (11.54%) CEH
9 6 (11.54%) CRISC
10 5 (9.62%) HNC
10 5 (9.62%) HND
10 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (7.69%) CLAS
12 3 (5.77%) CISA
12 3 (5.77%) SANS
13 2 (3.85%) PhD
14 1 (1.92%) IISP
14 1 (1.92%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (55.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (19.23%) JSP 440
3 9 (17.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
4 6 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (11.54%) GPG13
5 3 (5.77%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (3.85%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) ServiceNow
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago