Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 722 994 1045
Rank change year-on-year +272 +51 +97
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 48 34 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.027% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.62% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 25
Median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -6.47% +26.36%
10th Percentile £47,500 £53,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £84,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £63,750 £70,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% -8.93% +36.59%

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 7,723 15,656 21,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.00% 12.53% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,719 12,181 15,662
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 25 January 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 25 January 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 +273 47 £87,500 +34.62% 5
UK excluding London +234 40 £90,000 +41.18% 4
South East - 26 £90,000 - 1
Work from Home -59 12 £90,000 +38.46% 2
East of England +99 11 - - 2
London +199 4 £70,000 -20.00% 1
North of England +93 2 £50,000 -23.08%
Yorkshire +41 2 £50,000 -23.08%
South West - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 (60.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (56.25%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (54.17%) Security Architecture
3 26 (54.17%) Management Information System
4 25 (52.08%) Identity Access Management
5 23 (47.92%) Azure
6 19 (39.58%) Information Security
6 19 (39.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (39.58%) GDPR
7 18 (37.50%) Contingency Planning
7 18 (37.50%) CISSP
7 18 (37.50%) SaaS
7 18 (37.50%) Incident Management
8 17 (35.42%) Risk Analysis
8 17 (35.42%) PaaS
8 17 (35.42%) WAAS
8 17 (35.42%) IaaS
8 17 (35.42%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (35.42%) CISA
8 17 (35.42%) CISM
8 17 (35.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 17 (35.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (35.42%) Security Operations
8 17 (35.42%) BPaaS
8 17 (35.42%) Regulatory Compliance
8 17 (35.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 17 (35.42%) ITGC
9 16 (33.33%) AWS
10 14 (29.17%) Firewall
10 14 (29.17%) Linux

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 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (56.25%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (47.92%) Azure
3 18 (37.50%) SaaS
4 17 (35.42%) BPaaS
4 17 (35.42%) IaaS
4 17 (35.42%) PaaS
5 16 (33.33%) AWS
6 10 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (20.83%) Amazon S3
6 10 (20.83%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (20.83%) OpenShift
6 10 (20.83%) Serverless
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) WAAS
2 14 (29.17%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (20.83%) GIS
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (2.08%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.08%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 10 (20.83%) GoCD
1 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
1 10 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) German Language
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
1 17 (35.42%) Security Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (20.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Architect
5 9 (18.75%) Security Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Security Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) LDAP
1 3 (6.25%) SAML
2 1 (2.08%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) Management Information System
2 17 (35.42%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (20.83%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Life Science
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Security Architecture
2 25 (52.08%) Identity Access Management
3 19 (39.58%) Information Security
4 18 (37.50%) Contingency Planning
4 18 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 17 (35.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (35.42%) Regulatory Compliance
5 17 (35.42%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (35.42%) Security Operations
6 12 (25.00%) DevOps
6 12 (25.00%) SIEM
7 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Automation
7 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (22.92%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (20.83%) Coaching
8 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (20.83%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 10 (20.83%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
8 10 (20.83%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) Python
2 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 10 (20.83%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Scala
5 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) CISSP
2 17 (35.42%) CISA
2 17 (35.42%) CISM
2 17 (35.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (60.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (39.58%) GDPR
2 19 (39.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (35.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 17 (35.42%) ITGC
4 10 (20.83%) NIST
5 9 (18.75%) GAMP
5 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
6 3 (6.25%) COBIT
6 3 (6.25%) COSO
6 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
6 3 (6.25%) QA
7 2 (4.17%) IEC 62304
7 2 (4.17%) ISO 13485
8 1 (2.08%) HL7
8 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (20.83%) Ansible
2 10 (20.83%) Rancher
2 10 (20.83%) Rundeck
2 10 (20.83%) Terraform
3 4 (8.33%) QRadar
4 1 (2.08%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Splunk
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.08%) New Relic