The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 891 894 885
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 6 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.050% 0.046% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Average salary £75,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+22.34% -12.55%

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11976 10883 11777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.53% 9.98% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9307 8503 9598
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 £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
England -18 5 £75,000 +76.47% 3
London +15 4 £75,000 +76.47% 2
City of London - 3 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 £62,500 - 1

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 12 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) CISSP
4 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) CentOS
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (33.33%) SIEM
6 4 (26.67%) tcpdump
6 4 (26.67%) Imperva
6 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
6 4 (26.67%) Metasploit
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) OSCP
6 4 (26.67%) OSCE
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Nessus
6 4 (26.67%) CEH
6 4 (26.67%) Snort
6 4 (26.67%) Nmap

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) tcpdump
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Information Governance Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Information Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (26.67%) Cyber Security
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Data Security
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Perl
1 6 (40.00%) PHP
1 6 (40.00%) Python
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CEH
2 4 (26.67%) OSCP
2 4 (26.67%) OSCE
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) CISA
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
5 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (20.00%) Basel II
3 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.67%) COBIT
4 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Snort
1 4 (26.67%) Nmap
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Varnish
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Sophos
2 4 (26.67%) Imperva
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago