Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 982 1030 1126
Rank change year-on-year +48 +96 +26
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 33 93 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.062% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 61
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +22.73% -4.35%
10th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +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 15,347 20,780 22,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.51% 13.93% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,862 15,196 17,444
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 +52 32 £66,250 -1.85% 6
London +28 17 £87,500 +40.00% 1
UK excluding London +68 15 £62,500 -10.71% 5
East of England +54 8 £70,000 - 2
Midlands +33 4 £57,500 -17.86%
West Midlands - 4 £57,500 -
North of England +49 2 £65,000 -10.34% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £65,000 -
South East +43 1 £43,500 -51.67% 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 28 (84.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (81.82%) Information Security
3 24 (72.73%) GDPR
4 20 (60.61%) DevOps
4 20 (60.61%) CISM
4 20 (60.61%) CISSP
5 18 (54.55%) CISA
6 17 (51.52%) Legal
6 17 (51.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (48.48%) Data Privacy
7 16 (48.48%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (48.48%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (45.45%) NIST
9 13 (39.39%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (33.33%) Contract Negotiation
10 11 (33.33%) FISMA
10 11 (33.33%) OWASP
10 11 (33.33%) Product Management
10 11 (33.33%) CA
11 10 (30.30%) Firewall
11 10 (30.30%) AWS
12 9 (27.27%) Windows
12 9 (27.27%) Linux
12 9 (27.27%) PPP
13 8 (24.24%) Python
13 8 (24.24%) ITIL
14 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
14 7 (21.21%) Mac OS
14 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
14 7 (21.21%) Kubernetes

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) AWS
2 6 (18.18%) Azure
3 5 (15.15%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.03%) GCP
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) PPP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) IPv4
3 1 (3.03%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) Text Mining
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (51.52%) Legal
2 5 (15.15%) Advertising
2 5 (15.15%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Sales Engineer
1 11 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Information Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Sales Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Governance Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IT Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Information Security
2 20 (60.61%) DevOps
3 16 (48.48%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (48.48%) Data Privacy
3 16 (48.48%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (33.33%) Contract Negotiation
4 11 (33.33%) OWASP
4 11 (33.33%) Product Management
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
6 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
6 7 (21.21%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (15.15%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) Data Security
7 5 (15.15%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (15.15%) Privileged Access Management
7 5 (15.15%) SIEM
8 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.06%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) CISM
1 20 (60.61%) CISSP
2 18 (54.55%) CISA
3 5 (15.15%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.06%) CEH
5 2 (6.06%) CRISC
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (84.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (72.73%) GDPR
3 17 (51.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (45.45%) NIST
5 11 (33.33%) FISMA
6 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
7 5 (15.15%) NCSC
8 4 (12.12%) COBIT
8 4 (12.12%) NIST 800
9 2 (6.06%) COSO
9 2 (6.06%) GLBA
9 2 (6.06%) QA
10 1 (3.03%) HL7
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Ansible
1 7 (21.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) CA
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Facebook
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Percona