The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 207 - 215
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing RMADS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.064% - 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £46,250
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 695 754 581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.74% 12.30% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 519 574 470
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,606 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

RMADS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for RMADS in the West Midlands

RMADS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Coventry - 3 - -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 19 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 19 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 14 (73.68%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 14 (73.68%) E-Commerce
2 14 (73.68%) ERP
2 14 (73.68%) CISSP
2 14 (73.68%) CISM
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security Management
2 14 (73.68%) Security Management
2 14 (73.68%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (73.68%) IT Governance
2 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (73.68%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (73.68%) ISMS
2 14 (73.68%) Data Protection
2 14 (73.68%) PCI DSS
2 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Information Assurance
2 14 (73.68%) Sentinel
2 14 (73.68%) CEH
2 14 (73.68%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (73.68%) CISMP
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (73.68%) CRISC
2 14 (73.68%) Office 365
2 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 14 (73.68%) Vulnerability Scanning

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (73.68%) Dynamics AX
1 14 (73.68%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Office 365
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Information Manager
2 13 (68.42%) Security Manager
3 8 (42.11%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 14 (73.68%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 14 (73.68%) Conceptual Models
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 14 (73.68%) Data Protection
2 14 (73.68%) E-Commerce
2 14 (73.68%) ERP
2 14 (73.68%) Information Assurance
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security Management
2 14 (73.68%) ISMS
2 14 (73.68%) IT Governance
2 14 (73.68%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Risk Assessment
2 14 (73.68%) Security Management
2 14 (73.68%) Security Monitoring
2 14 (73.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CEH
1 14 (73.68%) CISM
1 14 (73.68%) CISMP
1 14 (73.68%) CISSP
1 14 (73.68%) CRISC
1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) HNC
2 5 (26.32%) HND
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) Cyber Essentials
1 14 (73.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 14 (73.68%) GPG13
1 14 (73.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (73.68%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) ServiceNow