The table below looks at the statistics for HIPAA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HIPAA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank - - 220
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -10.47%
HIPAA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
856 690 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.27% 11.77% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 567 456 569
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

HIPAA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HIPAA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HIPAA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HIPAA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HIPAA across the Berkshire region.

HIPAA Salary Trend in Berkshire

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing HIPAA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HIPAA.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Nessus
2 6 (75.00%) Snort
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Nmap
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Metasploit
2 6 (75.00%) Imperva
2 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) OSCP
3 4 (50.00%) OSCE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CEH

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing HIPAA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HIPAA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) OSCP
1 4 (50.00%) OSCE
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Snort
1 6 (75.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Imperva
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (75.00%) Sophos