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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 880 878 861
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 12 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 18
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £63,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%

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
11450 11680 11155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 10.43% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8903 9134 8889
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

HIPAA Salary Histogram in the UK

HIPAA
Top 10 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 27 March 2015. 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 +9 12 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Berkshire +1 9 £55,000 +15.78% 4
South East -8 9 £55,000 +15.78% 7
Slough +4 3 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (82.61%) PCI DSS
2 14 (60.87%) Information Security
3 13 (56.52%) CISSP
4 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (43.48%) CISM
5 10 (43.48%) Cyber Security
6 8 (34.78%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Python
7 7 (30.43%) Perl
7 7 (30.43%) PHP
7 7 (30.43%) Data Security
7 7 (30.43%) CISA
7 7 (30.43%) Ruby
7 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
7 7 (30.43%) Open Source
7 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
8 6 (26.09%) SIEM
8 6 (26.09%) FISMA
8 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (26.09%) PKI
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
9 5 (21.74%) Analytics
10 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (13.04%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Military
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Security Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Security Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Senior IT Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) IT Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Architect
3 3 (13.04%) IT Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Incident Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Open Source
2 6 (26.09%) PKI
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Cyber Security
3 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Reverse Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Security
5 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (26.09%) SIEM
6 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) Digital Forensics
9 2 (8.70%) Network Design
9 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) PHP
2 7 (30.43%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Ruby
2 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CISSP
2 10 (43.48%) CISM
3 7 (30.43%) CISA
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (17.39%) CHFI
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) PCI QSA
5 3 (13.04%) CNA
5 3 (13.04%) CNE
5 3 (13.04%) Novell Certification
6 2 (8.70%) GCIH
6 2 (8.70%) GWAPT
6 2 (8.70%) GPEN
6 2 (8.70%) OSCP
6 2 (8.70%) OSCE
6 2 (8.70%) CEH
7 1 (4.35%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (82.61%) PCI DSS
2 10 (43.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (26.09%) FISMA
4 4 (17.39%) Basel II
4 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (13.04%) COBIT
5 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (13.04%) SLA
6 2 (8.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
1 2 (8.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sophos
2 2 (8.70%) Imperva
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £000 - £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, South East
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago