Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1031 1123 1137
Rank change year-on-year +92 +14 +110
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 74 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.031% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 43
UK median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -4.35% +13.86%
10th Percentile £50,000 £32,500 £45,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% +36.84%

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 20,823 21,785 22,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.78% 12.58% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15,310 16,783 17,741
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +99 74 £70,000 +27.27% 11
London +74 49 £50,000 -20.00% 11
UK excluding London +57 25 £70,000 +40.00%
East of England +40 15 £70,000 +12.00%
North of England +31 6 £72,500 -1.69%
North East +19 5 £72,500 -3.33%
Midlands +35 2 £70,000 -6.67%
East Midlands +15 2 £70,000 -6.67%
South East +11 2 - -
North West +25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 52 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (64.86%) GDPR
2 48 (64.86%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (60.81%) DNS
4 44 (59.46%) Windows
4 44 (59.46%) Cybersecurity
4 44 (59.46%) Ansible
5 42 (56.76%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (56.76%) PowerShell
5 42 (56.76%) SaaS
5 42 (56.76%) Puppet
6 40 (54.05%) Splunk
6 40 (54.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 40 (54.05%) Windows Server
6 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
6 40 (54.05%) SQL Server
6 40 (54.05%) Apache
6 40 (54.05%) Tomcat
7 36 (48.65%) ITIL
7 36 (48.65%) Java
8 35 (47.30%) SQL Server 2016
9 30 (40.54%) SSL
9 30 (40.54%) HTTP
10 29 (39.19%) Information Security
11 27 (36.49%) SQL
11 27 (36.49%) Web Application Development
11 27 (36.49%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (35.14%) Self-Motivation
13 25 (33.78%) Technical Architecture
13 25 (33.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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 40 (54.05%) Apache
1 40 (54.05%) Tomcat
2 22 (29.73%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.35%) Ethereum
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (56.76%) SaaS
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (60.81%) DNS
2 30 (40.54%) HTTP
2 30 (40.54%) SSL
3 13 (17.57%) iSCSI
3 13 (17.57%) SAN
4 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.11%) Firewall
5 6 (8.11%) Internet
5 6 (8.11%) VLAN
6 5 (6.76%) DHCP
7 3 (4.05%) FTP
8 2 (2.70%) 4G
8 2 (2.70%) IPsec
8 2 (2.70%) LTE
8 2 (2.70%) Network Security
8 2 (2.70%) Softphone
8 2 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 35 (47.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.35%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Burp Suite
2 3 (4.05%) Metasploit
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) GitLab
3 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Law
3 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
5 4 (5.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Support Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Applications Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Applications Support
2 26 (35.14%) Applications Support Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Web Applications Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Web Applications Support
2 26 (35.14%) Web Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Web Support Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Head of Security
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Head of IT
5 5 (6.76%) Head of IT Security
5 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Information Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.41%) Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) Express
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) Node.js
3 1 (1.35%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.14%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.57%) EMC VNX
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.41%) Life Science
6 2 (2.70%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.70%) NHS
6 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.35%) Blog
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.05%) Kali Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Problem-Solving
2 44 (59.46%) Cybersecurity
3 36 (48.65%) ITIL
4 29 (39.19%) Information Security
5 27 (36.49%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (36.49%) Web Application Development
6 25 (33.78%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (28.38%) Risk Management
8 18 (24.32%) Configuration Management
9 14 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (17.57%) Business Continuity
10 13 (17.57%) Network Virtualisation
10 13 (17.57%) Regulatory Compliance
11 12 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (16.22%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (12.16%) ITIL V3
12 9 (12.16%) OWASP
13 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (8.11%) Ethical Hacking
13 6 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) PowerShell
2 36 (48.65%) Java
3 27 (36.49%) SQL
4 5 (6.76%) Perl
4 5 (6.76%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) C
5 3 (4.05%) C++
5 3 (4.05%) Go
5 3 (4.05%) Ruby
5 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.35%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) CISSP
2 12 (16.22%) CISA
2 12 (16.22%) CISM
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
4 7 (9.46%) SANS
5 4 (5.41%) CEH
5 4 (5.41%) CGEIT
5 4 (5.41%) GCIA
5 4 (5.41%) GCIH
5 4 (5.41%) MBA
6 2 (2.70%) CRISC
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (64.86%) GDPR
3 40 (54.05%) Cyber Essentials
4 25 (33.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (8.11%) PCI DSS
6 5 (6.76%) SLA
7 4 (5.41%) Basel II
7 4 (5.41%) GxP
7 4 (5.41%) ISO 22301
8 2 (2.70%) FedRAMP
8 2 (2.70%) FISMA
9 1 (1.35%) HL7
9 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 13 (17.57%) DFS Replication
4 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (59.46%) Ansible
2 42 (56.76%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (56.76%) Puppet
3 18 (24.32%) Nagios
3 18 (24.32%) SCOM
4 4 (5.41%) RSA Archer
5 2 (2.70%) Terraform
6 1 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Splunk
2 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.27%) Cisco
3 15 (20.27%) Dell
4 13 (17.57%) EMC
4 13 (17.57%) EqualLogic
4 13 (17.57%) HP
4 13 (17.57%) NetApp
5 10 (13.51%) VMware
6 4 (5.41%) Qualys
6 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.41%) TOWER Software
7 2 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (1.35%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.35%) Dell KACE