The table below looks at the statistics for HIPAA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HIPAA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 864 867 877
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 2 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.018% 0.059% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Average salary £80,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.23% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £47,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.68% -10.47%
HIPAA
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11307 10181 11808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.60% 10.19% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8800 8067 9796
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HIPAA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HIPAA Jobs Demand Trend in England

HIPAA
Salary Trend in England

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

HIPAA Salary Trend in England

HIPAA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 2 £80,000 +88.23%
HIPAA
UK

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
1 11 (78.57%) PCI DSS
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby
2 10 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Perl
2 10 (71.43%) PHP
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Nessus
3 8 (57.14%) Sophos
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 8 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 8 (57.14%) Snort
3 8 (57.14%) Nmap
3 8 (57.14%) CentOS
3 8 (57.14%) Metasploit
3 8 (57.14%) Imperva
3 8 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 7 (50.00%) SIEM
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) CISSP
6 5 (35.71%) Information Security
6 5 (35.71%) CEH
6 5 (35.71%) OSCP
6 5 (35.71%) OSCE
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) tcpdump
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Governance Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Information Governance Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 8 (57.14%) CentOS
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SIEM
1 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Management
4 1 (7.14%) QMS
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
1 10 (71.43%) Ruby
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CEH
2 5 (35.71%) OSCP
2 5 (35.71%) OSCE
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CISA
5 1 (7.14%) CISM
5 1 (7.14%) RHCE
5 1 (7.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Snort
1 8 (57.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Sophos
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 8 (57.14%) Imperva