Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1108 1158 1245
Rank change year-on-year +50 +87 +33
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 69 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54 26 47
UK median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% -2.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £36,250 £49,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £118,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,750 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.23% +30.00% -7.83%

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 22,787 20,324 26,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.10% 12.02% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17,503 15,904 20,957
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 10 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 May 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 +38 69 £57,500 -4.17% 7
UK excluding London +36 45 £55,750 -14.23% 2
London +2 24 £62,500 +6.38% 6
North of England +8 21 £57,500 -4.17%
North West +1 21 £57,500 -4.17%
South East - 13 £37,500 -
Midlands +9 8 £60,000 -14.29% 1
West Midlands +10 4 £60,000 -14.29%
East Midlands +2 4 £62,500 -3.85% 1
East of England - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 47 (68.12%) CISSP
2 43 (62.32%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (60.87%) CISM
4 39 (56.52%) OWASP
5 37 (53.62%) Penetration Testing
6 36 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (49.28%) SANS
8 33 (47.83%) Security Architecture
9 32 (46.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 31 (44.93%) Cryptography
10 31 (44.93%) CSSLP
10 31 (44.93%) GCP
10 31 (44.93%) Veracode
10 31 (44.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 28 (40.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 23 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (31.88%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (30.43%) Linux
15 18 (26.09%) Windows
15 18 (26.09%) SDLC
16 17 (24.64%) Machine Learning
16 17 (24.64%) Software Deployment
16 17 (24.64%) Cyber Defence
17 16 (23.19%) PCI DSS
17 16 (23.19%) Information Security
18 14 (20.29%) Ethical Hacking
18 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
19 13 (18.84%) DNS
19 13 (18.84%) DHCP

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 (7.25%) Apache
1 5 (7.25%) IIS
1 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 43 (62.32%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (44.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) DHCP
1 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 10 (14.49%) BGP
2 10 (14.49%) Firewall
2 10 (14.49%) HTTP
2 10 (14.49%) IPsec
2 10 (14.49%) MPLS
2 10 (14.49%) OSPF
2 10 (14.49%) RIP
2 10 (14.49%) SSL
2 10 (14.49%) VPLS
2 10 (14.49%) WAN
3 5 (7.25%) SAN
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Big Data
1 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.25%) QlikView
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.45%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Burp Suite
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.25%) Marketing
2 3 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Architect
2 12 (17.39%) Security Architect
3 10 (14.49%) Network Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Security Specialist
5 7 (10.14%) IT Security Specialist
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Security Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Software Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Software Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) IT Architect
8 4 (5.80%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) IT Security Architect
8 4 (5.80%) IT Security Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (4.35%) PHP-FPM
1 3 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (4.35%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (24.64%) Cyber Defence
3 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
5 10 (14.49%) Clustering
6 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.90%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Windows
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) OWASP
2 37 (53.62%) Penetration Testing
3 33 (47.83%) Security Architecture
4 32 (46.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 31 (44.93%) Cryptography
6 22 (31.88%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (26.09%) SDLC
9 17 (24.64%) Machine Learning
9 17 (24.64%) Software Deployment
10 16 (23.19%) Information Security
11 14 (20.29%) Ethical Hacking
12 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.49%) High Availability
13 10 (14.49%) Load Balancing
13 10 (14.49%) Task Automation
14 8 (11.59%) Risk Management
15 7 (10.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
1 13 (18.84%) Python
2 11 (15.94%) SQL
3 10 (14.49%) Bash Shell
3 10 (14.49%) Perl
4 3 (4.35%) PHP
4 3 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 47 (68.12%) CISSP
2 42 (60.87%) CISM
3 34 (49.28%) SANS
4 31 (44.93%) CSSLP
5 12 (17.39%) CISA
6 11 (15.94%) Degree
7 8 (11.59%) MCSE
7 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.35%) AWS Certification
8 3 (4.35%) Master's Degree
8 3 (4.35%) MCITP
8 3 (4.35%) MCSA
9 2 (2.90%) CRISC
10 1 (1.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (44.93%) GCP
2 28 (40.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (23.19%) PCI DSS
4 9 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (10.14%) QA
6 6 (8.70%) GDPR
7 3 (4.35%) DICOM
7 3 (4.35%) HL7
8 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (1.45%) ISO 22301
8 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Docker
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (18.84%) Terraform
2 3 (4.35%) Ansible
2 3 (4.35%) Nagios
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.45%) Ambari
3 1 (1.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Veracode
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) EMC
3 5 (7.25%) EqualLogic
3 5 (7.25%) NetApp
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.25%) Tableau
4 3 (4.35%) New Relic
4 3 (4.35%) TOWER Software
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Cognizant