Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 785 956 1040
Rank change year-on-year +171 +84 +103
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 53 29 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.025% 0.060%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.52% 0.21% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 49
10th Percentile £52,500 " £50,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £42,750 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £90,000 £68,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £88,750 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +47.92% -14.29% +27.27%

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 10,183 14,050 20,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.26% 12.34% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7,119 10,931 15,430
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,625
25th Percentile £40,977 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HIPAA.

Salary trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HIPAA over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 9 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 13 April 2021. 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 +136 46 £82,500 +37.50% 6
UK excluding London +135 41 £88,750 +47.92% 2
South East +103 26 £90,000 +106.90% 1
Work from Home -112 13 £90,000 +41.18% 1
East of England +69 11 - -
London +101 5 £80,000 -8.57% 4
Scotland - 3 £61,500 -
North of England +42 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +4 1 £50,000 -23.08%

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 29 (54.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (52.83%) Cloud Computing
2 28 (52.83%) Management Information System
3 26 (49.06%) Security Architecture
4 25 (47.17%) Azure
4 25 (47.17%) Identity Access Management
5 21 (39.62%) GDPR
5 21 (39.62%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 20 (37.74%) Information Security
6 20 (37.74%) SaaS
7 19 (35.85%) Incident Management
7 19 (35.85%) CISSP
7 19 (35.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 18 (33.96%) CISA
8 18 (33.96%) CISM
8 18 (33.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (33.96%) PaaS
8 18 (33.96%) WAAS
8 18 (33.96%) Risk Analysis
8 18 (33.96%) ITGC
8 18 (33.96%) BPaaS
8 18 (33.96%) Regulatory Compliance
8 18 (33.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 18 (33.96%) Security Operations
8 18 (33.96%) Contingency Planning
8 18 (33.96%) Microsoft 365
8 18 (33.96%) IaaS
8 18 (33.96%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (32.08%) AWS
10 16 (30.19%) Python

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (47.17%) Azure
3 20 (37.74%) SaaS
4 18 (33.96%) BPaaS
4 18 (33.96%) IaaS
4 18 (33.96%) Microsoft 365
4 18 (33.96%) PaaS
5 17 (32.08%) AWS
6 11 (20.75%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (20.75%) Amazon S3
6 11 (20.75%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (20.75%) Serverless
7 10 (18.87%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.89%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.89%) Datadog
8 1 (1.89%) GitHub
8 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) WAAS
2 11 (20.75%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) Anycast
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) IPv4
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (18.87%) GIS
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.89%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.87%) GoCD
2 10 (18.87%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) CircleCI
General
1 3 (5.66%) Billing
1 3 (5.66%) Electronics
1 3 (5.66%) Law
1 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Security Analyst
3 13 (24.53%) IT Analyst
3 13 (24.53%) IT Security Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (18.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Architect
6 8 (15.09%) Security Architect
7 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Data Manager
9 4 (7.55%) Azure Specialist
9 4 (7.55%) Security Specialist
10 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Data Quality Manager
10 2 (3.77%) IT Architect
10 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) IT Security Architect
10 2 (3.77%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) LDAP
1 2 (3.77%) SAML
2 1 (1.89%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Management Information System
2 18 (33.96%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (15.09%) Public Cloud
4 4 (7.55%) Life Science
5 3 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Security Architecture
2 25 (47.17%) Identity Access Management
3 20 (37.74%) Information Security
4 19 (35.85%) Incident Management
5 18 (33.96%) Contingency Planning
5 18 (33.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (33.96%) Regulatory Compliance
5 18 (33.96%) Risk Analysis
5 18 (33.96%) Security Operations
6 13 (24.53%) Microservices
7 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
8 11 (20.75%) DevOps
8 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Automation
9 10 (18.87%) Coaching
9 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (18.87%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 10 (18.87%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (18.87%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (18.87%) SIEM
9 10 (18.87%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Python
2 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
3 10 (18.87%) C#
3 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.55%) SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) R
6 1 (1.89%) Rust
6 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) CISSP
2 18 (33.96%) CISA
2 18 (33.96%) CISM
2 18 (33.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (54.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (39.62%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 21 (39.62%) GDPR
3 19 (35.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (33.96%) ITGC
5 9 (16.98%) GRC
6 8 (15.09%) GAMP
6 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 8 (15.09%) NIST
6 8 (15.09%) PCI DSS
7 4 (7.55%) SOC 1
7 4 (7.55%) SOC 2
8 3 (5.66%) Good Clinical Practice
8 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
9 2 (3.77%) COBIT
9 2 (3.77%) COSO
9 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
9 2 (3.77%) QA
10 1 (1.89%) HL7
10 1 (1.89%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Kubernetes
2 11 (20.75%) Ansible
2 11 (20.75%) Terraform
3 10 (18.87%) Rancher
3 10 (18.87%) Rundeck
4 4 (7.55%) QRadar
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Splunk
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) New Relic