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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 895 922
Rank change year-on-year +58 +27  
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 21 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.057% 0.052%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 51
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.80% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £51,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +26.82% -14.58%  

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 10323 13692 13578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8130 10831 10505
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RMADS in the UK

RMADS
Top 13 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 28 March 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 +65 15 £65,000 +23.80% 3
South West +27 10 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Gloucester +7 8 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire +6 8 £65,000 +23.80%
West Wales - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
Swansea - 5 - -
East of England +21 2 £60,000 +118.18%
Bristol +3 2 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
Coventry - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -

RMADS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 52 (80.00%) Information Security
2 49 (75.38%) Management Information System
3 46 (70.77%) Security Cleared
4 44 (67.69%) SC Cleared
5 43 (66.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 36 (55.38%) Information Security Management
6 36 (55.38%) Security Management
7 35 (53.85%) Risk Assessment
7 35 (53.85%) ISMS
8 34 (52.31%) Information Assurance
8 34 (52.31%) Risk Management
9 29 (44.62%) CISSP
10 27 (41.54%) CISM
11 21 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (30.77%) Service Management
13 19 (29.23%) CESG Certified Professional
14 18 (27.69%) PCI DSS
14 18 (27.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 18 (27.69%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (26.15%) CESG
16 16 (24.62%) Data Protection
16 16 (24.62%) Data Protection Act
17 15 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
17 15 (23.08%) CISMP
18 14 (21.54%) IT Governance
18 14 (21.54%) Dynamics AX
18 14 (21.54%) Degree
18 14 (21.54%) Sentinel
18 14 (21.54%) CEH
18 14 (21.54%) CRM

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:

Business Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (21.54%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) LDAP
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Military
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Consultant
2 18 (27.69%) Security Manager
3 17 (26.15%) Information Manager
4 16 (24.62%) Architect
5 15 (23.08%) Security Architect
6 13 (20.00%) IT Architect
6 13 (20.00%) IT Security Architect
7 11 (16.92%) Information Security Manager
7 11 (16.92%) Security Consultant
8 9 (13.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 6 (9.23%) Information Assurance Manager
9 6 (9.23%) Principal Consultant
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
11 4 (6.15%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 3 (4.62%) Cybersecurity Manager
13 2 (3.08%) Graduate
13 2 (3.08%) Graduate Consultant
13 2 (3.08%) Operational Security Manager
13 2 (3.08%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 49 (75.38%) Management Information System
2 17 (26.15%) CESG
3 16 (24.62%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
5 9 (13.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.08%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.08%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) Information Security
2 36 (55.38%) Information Security Management
2 36 (55.38%) Security Management
3 35 (53.85%) ISMS
3 35 (53.85%) Risk Assessment
4 34 (52.31%) Information Assurance
4 34 (52.31%) Risk Management
5 21 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (30.77%) Service Management
7 18 (27.69%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (24.62%) Data Protection
9 15 (23.08%) Security Monitoring
10 14 (21.54%) Conceptual Models
10 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (21.54%) CRM
10 14 (21.54%) E-Commerce
10 14 (21.54%) ERP
10 14 (21.54%) IT Governance
10 14 (21.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (70.77%) Security Cleared
2 44 (67.69%) SC Cleared
3 29 (44.62%) CISSP
4 27 (41.54%) CISM
5 19 (29.23%) CESG Certified Professional
6 15 (23.08%) CISMP
7 14 (21.54%) CEH
7 14 (21.54%) CRISC
7 14 (21.54%) Degree
7 14 (21.54%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.69%) CLAS
8 5 (7.69%) HNC
8 5 (7.69%) HND
8 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.62%) CISA
10 2 (3.08%) PhD
10 2 (3.08%) SANS
11 1 (1.54%) IISP
11 1 (1.54%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (66.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (27.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 18 (27.69%) PCI DSS
3 14 (21.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (21.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 14 (21.54%) GPG13
4 13 (20.00%) JSP 440
5 6 (9.23%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (3.08%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (1.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) ServiceNow
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago