Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1112 1179 1234
Rank change year-on-year +67 +55 +53
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 68 32 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 26 53
UK median annual salary £62,500 £63,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% -8.93% +16.67%
10th Percentile £50,000 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £118,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +13.04%

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 23,443 21,607 26,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.39% 12.19% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17,833 16,356 21,168
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 11 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 July 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 +73 67 £62,500 +2.04% 7
UK excluding London +37 44 £60,000 +9.09% 3
London +21 24 £70,000 +14.29% 5
North West +36 18 £57,500 -4.17% 1
North of England +25 18 £57,500 -4.17% 1
East of England - 13 £70,000 - 1
Midlands +8 8 £60,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +22 4 £60,000 -20.00%
South East +1 4 £37,500 -25.00%
East Midlands - 4 £62,500 -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 53 (77.94%) CISSP
2 50 (73.53%) CISM
3 47 (69.12%) OWASP
4 38 (55.88%) Penetration Testing
5 37 (54.41%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (48.53%) Security Architecture
7 31 (45.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (42.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 29 (42.65%) SANS
9 28 (41.18%) Veracode
9 28 (41.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 28 (41.18%) Cryptography
9 28 (41.18%) Information Security
9 28 (41.18%) CSSLP
9 28 (41.18%) GCP
10 22 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
11 20 (29.41%) SDLC
11 20 (29.41%) CISA
11 20 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (20.59%) Cyber Defence
15 14 (20.59%) Machine Learning
15 14 (20.59%) Software Deployment
15 14 (20.59%) Ethical Hacking
16 12 (17.65%) Degree
17 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
17 11 (16.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 10 (14.71%) GDPR

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 3 (4.41%) Apache
1 3 (4.41%) IIS
1 3 (4.41%) nginx
1 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 37 (54.41%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (41.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) DHCP
2 4 (5.88%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) BGP
3 3 (4.41%) Firewall
3 3 (4.41%) HTTP
3 3 (4.41%) IPsec
3 3 (4.41%) MPLS
3 3 (4.41%) OSPF
3 3 (4.41%) RIP
3 3 (4.41%) SAN
3 3 (4.41%) SSL
3 3 (4.41%) VPLS
3 3 (4.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Big Data
1 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) QlikView
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Burp Suite
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Security Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Security Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Development Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) IT Security Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Security Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Security Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Software Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Software Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Software Development Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Testing Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) IT Architect
7 4 (5.88%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) IT Security Architect
7 4 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (4.41%) PHP-FPM
2 3 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (4.41%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (1.47%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.59%) Cyber Defence
3 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
4 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
5 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (7.35%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (4.41%) Clustering
7 3 (4.41%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (69.12%) OWASP
2 38 (55.88%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (48.53%) Security Architecture
4 29 (42.65%) Artificial Intelligence
5 28 (41.18%) Cryptography
5 28 (41.18%) Information Security
6 22 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (29.41%) SDLC
8 15 (22.06%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (20.59%) Ethical Hacking
9 14 (20.59%) Machine Learning
9 14 (20.59%) Software Deployment
10 11 (16.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.71%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
13 7 (10.29%) Threat Modelling
14 6 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
15 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (7.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Java
1 6 (8.82%) Python
2 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.41%) Perl
3 3 (4.41%) PHP
3 3 (4.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (77.94%) CISSP
2 50 (73.53%) CISM
3 29 (42.65%) SANS
4 28 (41.18%) CSSLP
5 20 (29.41%) CISA
6 12 (17.65%) Degree
7 4 (5.88%) CRISC
7 4 (5.88%) MCSE
7 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.41%) AWS Certification
9 2 (2.94%) Master's Degree
10 1 (1.47%) CCNA
10 1 (1.47%) CCNP
10 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.47%) MCITP
10 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.18%) GCP
2 20 (29.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (14.71%) GDPR
5 8 (11.76%) QA
6 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
7 3 (4.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (4.41%) DICOM
7 3 (4.41%) HL7
8 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (1.47%) ISO 22301
9 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
9 1 (1.47%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.82%) Terraform
2 3 (4.41%) Ansible
2 3 (4.41%) Nagios
2 3 (4.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Ambari
3 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Veracode
2 4 (5.88%) EMC
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) NetApp
2 4 (5.88%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.41%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.41%) New Relic
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.41%) Tableau
4 2 (2.94%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.47%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.47%) Dell
5 1 (1.47%) F5
5 1 (1.47%) ForeScout
5 1 (1.47%) McAfee
5 1 (1.47%) Splunk