The first table below looks at the demand for HIPAA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HIPAA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 921 843 884
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +41
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 14 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.39% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 12
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £81,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -56.79%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £81,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -56.79%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12656 11420 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.31% 10.10% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9891 9073 9370
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HIPAA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HIPAA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Trend

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

HIPAA Salary Trend in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HIPAA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

HIPAA Salary Histogram in the UK

HIPAA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -69 11 £47,500 +35.71% 4
South East -5 10 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire - 10 £47,500 - 1
Slough - 8 £47,500 - 1
London -51 1 £67,500 +3.84% 3

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (91.43%) CISSP
1 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 29 (82.86%) SIEM
3 23 (65.71%) Linux
4 22 (62.86%) PCI DSS
5 21 (60.00%) Snort
5 21 (60.00%) Nmap
5 21 (60.00%) Nessus
5 21 (60.00%) SQL
5 21 (60.00%) Sophos
5 21 (60.00%) Metasploit
5 21 (60.00%) Imperva
5 21 (60.00%) tcpdump
6 20 (57.14%) CentOS
6 20 (57.14%) Bash Shell
6 20 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 20 (57.14%) Python
6 20 (57.14%) Perl
6 20 (57.14%) PHP
6 20 (57.14%) CEH
6 20 (57.14%) Ruby
6 20 (57.14%) Ubuntu
7 19 (54.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 19 (54.29%) OSCP
7 19 (54.29%) OSCE
8 18 (51.43%) Information Security
9 17 (48.57%) Windows
10 16 (45.71%) Degree
11 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (91.43%) Firewall
2 21 (60.00%) tcpdump
3 10 (28.57%) Wireless
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security
3 10 (28.57%) VPN
4 9 (25.71%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (25.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Security Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.86%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 20 (57.14%) CentOS
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) SIEM
2 19 (54.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 18 (51.43%) Information Security
4 12 (34.29%) Security Management
5 11 (31.43%) Information Security Management
6 9 (25.71%) Identity Management
7 7 (20.00%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.57%) Data Security
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) Content Management
9 2 (5.71%) Information Management
10 1 (2.86%) Network Management
10 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) Python
2 20 (57.14%) Ruby
2 20 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 20 (57.14%) Perl
2 20 (57.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) CISSP
2 20 (57.14%) CEH
3 19 (54.29%) OSCP
3 19 (54.29%) OSCE
4 16 (45.71%) Degree
5 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (40.00%) CCNA
6 10 (28.57%) GIAC
7 5 (14.29%) RHCE
8 3 (8.57%) CISM
9 1 (2.86%) GSEC
9 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (62.86%) PCI DSS
2 10 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (17.14%) SLA
4 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Snort
1 21 (60.00%) Nmap
2 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (60.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Sophos
1 21 (60.00%) Imperva
2 20 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sybase
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago