Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1132 1134 1243
Rank change year-on-year +2 +109 +36
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 67 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.021% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 30 38
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -5.66%

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 22,754 21,753 27,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.39% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,737 17,213 21,634
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,594 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 12 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 23 February 2018. 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 +36 65 £55,000 -4.35% 4
UK excluding London +42 44 £55,000 -
South East +22 24 £37,500 -46.43%
London -3 21 £62,500 +8.70% 4
North of England - 18 £57,500 -
North West - 18 £57,500 -
Midlands +16 2 £75,000 +15.38%
East Midlands +7 1 £75,000 +15.38%
West Midlands 0 1 £52,500 -19.23%
East of England -5 1 £62,500 +38.89%
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -
North East - 1 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing HIPAA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for HIPAA.

1 42 (62.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (52.24%) PCI DSS
3 32 (47.76%) Windows
4 29 (43.28%) Linux
5 28 (41.79%) PowerShell
5 28 (41.79%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (38.81%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (38.81%) DHCP
6 26 (38.81%) DNS
6 26 (38.81%) CISSP
7 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (32.84%) MPLS
8 22 (32.84%) OSPF
8 22 (32.84%) BGP
9 21 (31.34%) Firewall
9 21 (31.34%) SQL
9 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (29.85%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (29.85%) High Availability
10 20 (29.85%) Bash Shell
10 20 (29.85%) Load Balancing
10 20 (29.85%) Terraform
10 20 (29.85%) Task Automation
10 20 (29.85%) Python
10 20 (29.85%) WAN
10 20 (29.85%) SSL
10 20 (29.85%) HTTP
10 20 (29.85%) RIP
10 20 (29.85%) Perl
10 20 (29.85%) CISM

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 8 (11.94%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (37.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (22.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (16.42%) SaaS
5 5 (7.46%) PaaS
6 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.97%) Office 365
7 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.49%) IaaS
7 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) DHCP
1 26 (38.81%) DNS
2 22 (32.84%) BGP
2 22 (32.84%) MPLS
2 22 (32.84%) OSPF
3 21 (31.34%) Firewall
4 20 (29.85%) HTTP
4 20 (29.85%) IPsec
4 20 (29.85%) RIP
4 20 (29.85%) SSL
4 20 (29.85%) VPLS
4 20 (29.85%) WAN
5 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
6 5 (7.46%) Wireless
7 4 (5.97%) SAN
8 3 (4.48%) VoIP
9 2 (2.99%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.99%) VLAN
9 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Big Data
2 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.97%) QlikView
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Legal
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.45%) Architect
2 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Security Architect
4 5 (7.46%) IT Security Specialist
4 5 (7.46%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Security Specialist
5 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) IT Architect
5 4 (5.97%) IT Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) IT Security Architect
5 4 (5.97%) IT Security Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (5.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
1 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
1 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
1 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Core
1 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (5.97%) CSS
1 4 (5.97%) CSS3
1 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
1 4 (5.97%) HTML5
1 4 (5.97%) jQuery
1 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (29.85%) Clustering
3 15 (22.39%) Cyber Defence
4 12 (17.91%) Management Information System
5 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.97%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.49%) PKI
8 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Windows
2 29 (43.28%) Linux
3 10 (14.93%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.46%) Android
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.48%) Unix
7 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Cybersecurity
1 20 (29.85%) High Availability
1 20 (29.85%) Load Balancing
1 20 (29.85%) Task Automation
2 19 (28.36%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (25.37%) Security Architecture
4 16 (23.88%) OWASP
5 15 (22.39%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (22.39%) Cryptography
5 15 (22.39%) Machine Learning
5 15 (22.39%) Software Deployment
6 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (16.42%) Information Security
8 9 (13.43%) ISMS
9 8 (11.94%) Analytics
9 8 (11.94%) ITIL
10 7 (10.45%) CRM
11 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
12 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.46%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) PowerShell
2 21 (31.34%) SQL
3 20 (29.85%) Bash Shell
3 20 (29.85%) Perl
3 20 (29.85%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) C#
4 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) CISSP
2 20 (29.85%) CISM
3 18 (26.87%) SANS
4 15 (22.39%) CSSLP
5 12 (17.91%) MCSE
5 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (11.94%) CISA
6 8 (11.94%) Degree
7 6 (8.96%) MCITP
8 5 (7.46%) MCSA
9 3 (4.48%) CRISC
9 3 (4.48%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.99%) CCNA
10 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.99%) GIAC
10 2 (2.99%) GSNA
10 2 (2.99%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (2.99%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (62.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (52.24%) PCI DSS
3 15 (22.39%) GCP
4 9 (13.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (4.48%) COBIT
5 3 (4.48%) GDPR
6 2 (2.99%) PA-DSS
7 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.49%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Xen
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (29.85%) Terraform
3 4 (5.97%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.49%) Ambari
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) Veracode
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 6 (8.96%) VMware
5 4 (5.97%) EMC
5 4 (5.97%) EqualLogic
5 4 (5.97%) NetApp
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.97%) Tableau
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) Google