Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HIPAA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HIPAA over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1141 1155 1260
Rank change year-on-year +14 +105 +60
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 51 73 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.038% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 17
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +21.74% +20.42%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £44,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £79,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +44.44%

HIPAA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21853 24983 28045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.54% 13.08% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16222 19736 22163
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HIPAA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HIPAA over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 46 £60,000 -14.29% 4
UK excluding London +23 26 £55,000 -8.33% 3
London +35 19 £61,250 -12.50% 1
South East +15 10 £35,000 -50.00% 1
North West - 9 £75,000 -
North of England - 9 £75,000 -
Midlands +40 4 £75,000 - 1
West Midlands +24 3 £75,000 -
South West +19 2 £52,500 -
East of England 0 2 £62,500 +38.89% 1
North East - 1 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £75,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing HIPAA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HIPAA.

1 29 (56.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (45.10%) PCI DSS
3 21 (41.18%) Windows
4 19 (37.25%) Information Security
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 17 (33.33%) CISSP
5 17 (33.33%) Firewall
6 15 (29.41%) Finance
7 14 (27.45%) CISA
7 14 (27.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
8 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (25.49%) CISM
8 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (23.53%) MCSE
10 11 (21.57%) DNS
10 11 (21.57%) DHCP
10 11 (21.57%) MPLS
10 11 (21.57%) OSPF
10 11 (21.57%) BGP
10 11 (21.57%) PaaS
10 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (19.61%) SaaS
11 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (19.61%) ISMS
11 10 (19.61%) Linux
11 10 (19.61%) ITIL
12 9 (17.65%) Perl
12 9 (17.65%) SQL
12 9 (17.65%) HTTP

HIPAA
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.80%) IIS
1 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.57%) PaaS
3 10 (19.61%) SaaS
4 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (11.76%) IaaS
5 6 (11.76%) Office 365
6 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (21.57%) BGP
2 11 (21.57%) DHCP
2 11 (21.57%) DNS
2 11 (21.57%) MPLS
2 11 (21.57%) OSPF
3 9 (17.65%) HTTP
3 9 (17.65%) IPsec
3 9 (17.65%) RIP
3 9 (17.65%) SSL
3 9 (17.65%) VPLS
3 9 (17.65%) WAN
4 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.73%) VPN
5 7 (13.73%) Wireless
6 5 (9.80%) VoIP
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (3.92%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (3.92%) VLAN
7 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Consultant
2 12 (23.53%) Security Consultant
3 11 (21.57%) Network Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Security Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Information Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Information Security Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Security Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Lead Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.88%) Information Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
2 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Core
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
2 5 (9.80%) CSS3
2 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) HTML5
2 5 (9.80%) jQuery
2 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Clustering
3 8 (15.69%) Public Cloud
4 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
5 6 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (11.76%) PKI
5 6 (11.76%) Private Cloud
6 5 (9.80%) CESG
6 5 (9.80%) Raspberry Pi
7 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Android
4 6 (11.76%) Unix
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.84%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Information Security
2 10 (19.61%) ISMS
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
3 9 (17.65%) High Availability
3 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 9 (17.65%) Task Automation
4 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
5 7 (13.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (13.73%) Presales
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
6 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (11.76%) IT Audit
6 6 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) CRM
7 5 (9.80%) DevOps
7 5 (9.80%) MVC
7 5 (9.80%) MVVM
7 5 (9.80%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
2 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 9 (17.65%) Perl
2 9 (17.65%) Python
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) CISSP
2 14 (27.45%) CISA
3 13 (25.49%) CISM
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (23.53%) MCSE
5 9 (17.65%) CRISC
5 9 (17.65%) Degree
5 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 7 (13.73%) MCSA
6 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.84%) MCITP
7 4 (7.84%) PCI QSA
8 3 (5.88%) CCNA
8 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (5.88%) GIAC
9 2 (3.92%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (3.92%) IRCA
9 2 (3.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (3.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (56.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (45.10%) PCI DSS
3 14 (27.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (13.73%) GDPR
5 6 (11.76%) COBIT
6 5 (9.80%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (3.92%) PA-DSS
7 2 (3.92%) SSAE 16
8 1 (1.96%) BS25999
8 1 (1.96%) GxP
8 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
8 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.96%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Xen
3 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (17.65%) Terraform
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Apple
3 4 (7.84%) Telerik
3 4 (7.84%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) CA
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Splunk
6 1 (1.96%) SunGard