Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1015 1117 1157
Rank change year-on-year +102 +40 +96
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 81 69 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.40% 0.31% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 26
UK median annual salary £69,750 £57,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.30% -6.12% -2.00%
10th Percentile £55,500 £36,250 £49,375
90th Percentile £112,500 £66,250 £118,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £69,750 £55,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +25.11% -14.23% +30.00%

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 20,110 22,248 20,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.86% 12.79% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14,589 17,111 15,849
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +109 81 £69,750 +21.30% 2
London +99 56 £66,250 +6.00%
UK excluding London +42 25 £69,750 +25.11% 2
East of England +91 10 £60,000 -
Midlands +30 5 £38,000 -36.67% 2
South East +29 5 £110,000 +193.33%
North of England +24 5 £72,500 +26.09%
North East - 5 £72,500 -
West Midlands +22 3 £38,000 -36.67%
East Midlands +38 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 53 (65.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (61.73%) GDPR
3 49 (60.49%) PowerShell
4 48 (59.26%) SaaS
5 43 (53.09%) Cybersecurity
5 43 (53.09%) Windows
6 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
7 39 (48.15%) Problem-Solving
8 38 (46.91%) Ansible
8 38 (46.91%) Java
9 35 (43.21%) ITIL
9 35 (43.21%) SQL Server
9 35 (43.21%) Apache
9 35 (43.21%) Tomcat
9 35 (43.21%) DNS
9 35 (43.21%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (43.21%) Puppet
9 35 (43.21%) Splunk
9 35 (43.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 35 (43.21%) Windows Server
10 32 (39.51%) Performance Tuning
10 32 (39.51%) SQL
10 32 (39.51%) Information Security
11 28 (34.57%) SQL Server 2016
12 26 (32.10%) Web Application Development
12 26 (32.10%) SSL
12 26 (32.10%) HTTP
12 26 (32.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 24 (29.63%) Self-Motivation
13 24 (29.63%) Technical Architecture

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 35 (43.21%) Apache
1 35 (43.21%) Tomcat
2 19 (23.46%) Apache Solr
3 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 48 (59.26%) SaaS
2 18 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.41%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (7.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 6 (7.41%) IaaS
4 6 (7.41%) npm
4 6 (7.41%) NuGet
4 6 (7.41%) PaaS
5 3 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon Neptune
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (43.21%) DNS
2 26 (32.10%) HTTP
2 26 (32.10%) SSL
3 11 (13.58%) iSCSI
4 10 (12.35%) Firewall
5 9 (11.11%) SAN
6 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.64%) VLAN
7 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.47%) Internet
7 2 (2.47%) LAN
7 2 (2.47%) NAS
7 2 (2.47%) Network Security
7 2 (2.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (34.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.41%) CouchDB
4 6 (7.41%) Data Lake
4 6 (7.41%) DB2
4 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.23%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.41%) Subversion
2 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.47%) GitLab
General
1 14 (17.28%) Law
2 9 (11.11%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Applications Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Applications Support
2 19 (23.46%) Applications Support Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Support Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Web Applications Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Web Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Web Applications Support
3 13 (16.05%) Web Support Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (6.17%) Head of IT
7 5 (6.17%) Head of IT Security
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) .NET
1 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
1 6 (7.41%) Aurelia
1 6 (7.41%) JSON
1 6 (7.41%) RESTful
1 6 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) LDAP
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) GraphQL
3 1 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.11%) EMC VNX
4 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.41%) Clustering
6 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (7.41%) Replication
6 6 (7.41%) User Experience
7 4 (4.94%) Life Science
8 2 (2.47%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.47%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.09%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.88%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.09%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (48.15%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (43.21%) ITIL
4 32 (39.51%) Information Security
4 32 (39.51%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (32.10%) Web Application Development
6 24 (29.63%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (25.93%) Risk Management
8 20 (24.69%) Regulatory Compliance
9 19 (23.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (23.46%) DevOps
10 18 (22.22%) Business Continuity
10 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 17 (20.99%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (20.99%) Technical Analysis
12 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (13.58%) Security Architecture
13 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
13 9 (11.11%) SIEM
13 9 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (60.49%) PowerShell
2 38 (46.91%) Java
3 32 (39.51%) SQL
4 9 (11.11%) Python
5 8 (9.88%) Go
5 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.41%) C#
6 6 (7.41%) F#
6 6 (7.41%) PHP
6 6 (7.41%) Ruby
6 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (23.46%) CISSP
2 12 (14.81%) CISA
2 12 (14.81%) CISM
3 7 (8.64%) CGEIT
3 7 (8.64%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) CEH
5 4 (4.94%) MBA
6 3 (3.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (65.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (61.73%) GDPR
3 35 (43.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 26 (32.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 10 (12.35%) COBIT
7 9 (11.11%) Basel II
8 4 (4.94%) GxP
8 4 (4.94%) ISO 22301
8 4 (4.94%) SLA
9 3 (3.70%) FedRAMP
9 3 (3.70%) GAMP
9 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (3.70%) NIST 800
10 2 (2.47%) COSO
10 2 (2.47%) FISMA
10 2 (2.47%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.11%) DFS Replication
3 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.64%) Docker
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (46.91%) Ansible
2 35 (43.21%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (43.21%) Puppet
3 16 (19.75%) Nagios
3 16 (19.75%) SCOM
4 6 (7.41%) RSA Archer
5 3 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Splunk
2 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.11%) Cisco
3 9 (11.11%) Dell
3 9 (11.11%) EMC
3 9 (11.11%) EqualLogic
3 9 (11.11%) HP
3 9 (11.11%) NetApp
3 9 (11.11%) VMware
4 6 (7.41%) Qualys
4 6 (7.41%) Veracode
5 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) Google