Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1076 1139 1155
Rank change year-on-year +63 +16 +112
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 65 51 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 60
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% +14.29%
10th Percentile £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,250 £76,250 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +36.59% -6.82% -15.38%

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 21,626 22,395 24,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.28% 12.47% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,340 16,713 19,220
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +66 64 £70,000 +27.27% 3
London +74 34 £50,000 -19.35% 2
UK excluding London +39 31 £70,000 +36.59% 2
East of England +48 24 £70,000 +12.00%
North of England +38 2 - - 1
Midlands +29 2 £70,000 -6.67%
East Midlands +8 2 £70,000 -6.67%
South East +8 2 - -
North West +1 2 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 38 (58.46%) Information Security
2 34 (52.31%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (50.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (47.69%) Java
4 31 (47.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (43.08%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (43.08%) GDPR
6 27 (41.54%) OWASP
6 27 (41.54%) CISSP
7 26 (40.00%) DNS
8 25 (38.46%) Windows
9 24 (36.92%) Cyber Essentials
10 23 (35.38%) SaaS
10 23 (35.38%) Puppet
10 23 (35.38%) Opscode Chef
10 23 (35.38%) Ansible
11 22 (33.85%) Splunk
11 22 (33.85%) CISM
12 21 (32.31%) Apache
12 21 (32.31%) Tomcat
12 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
12 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
12 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
12 21 (32.31%) Windows Server
13 20 (30.77%) CISA
14 19 (29.23%) SSL
14 19 (29.23%) HTTP
15 17 (26.15%) SQL Server 2016
16 16 (24.62%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (24.62%) Web Application Development

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 21 (32.31%) Apache
1 21 (32.31%) Tomcat
2 12 (18.46%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) Ethereum
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.38%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) DNS
2 19 (29.23%) HTTP
2 19 (29.23%) SSL
3 12 (18.46%) Internet
4 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.69%) DHCP
5 5 (7.69%) Firewall
5 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.69%) SAN
5 5 (7.69%) VLAN
6 3 (4.62%) FTP
7 2 (3.08%) 4G
7 2 (3.08%) IPsec
7 2 (3.08%) LTE
7 2 (3.08%) Softphone
7 2 (3.08%) Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.54%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Burp Suite
2 3 (4.62%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Support Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Applications Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Applications Support
2 16 (24.62%) Applications Support Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Web Applications Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Web Applications Support
2 16 (24.62%) Web Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Web Support Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Development Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Software Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Software Development Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Testing Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Security Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) Express
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
3 1 (1.54%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (13.85%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.69%) EMC VNX
5 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.62%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (3.08%) NHS
7 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.54%) Blog
8 1 (1.54%) Clustering
8 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.54%) User Experience
8 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
2 21 (32.31%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.62%) Kali Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Information Security
2 34 (52.31%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (43.08%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (41.54%) OWASP
5 16 (24.62%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (24.62%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (24.62%) Risk Management
5 16 (24.62%) Web Application Development
6 13 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 13 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (16.92%) ITIL
9 10 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
11 8 (12.31%) Secure Coding
11 8 (12.31%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (10.77%) Threat Modelling
13 6 (9.23%) Ethical Hacking
13 6 (9.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) Java
2 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
3 16 (24.62%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) C
4 3 (4.62%) C++
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 3 (4.62%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) Ruby
4 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.54%) Go
5 1 (1.54%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) CISSP
2 22 (33.85%) CISM
3 20 (30.77%) CISA
4 9 (13.85%) Degree
5 7 (10.77%) SANS
6 5 (7.69%) CRISC
7 4 (6.15%) CEH
7 4 (6.15%) GCIA
7 4 (6.15%) GCIH
8 1 (1.54%) CCNA
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (50.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (47.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 28 (43.08%) GDPR
4 24 (36.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (12.31%) QA
6 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (1.54%) HL7
7 1 (1.54%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.54%) PMO
7 1 (1.54%) SLA
7 1 (1.54%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) DFS Replication
4 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (35.38%) Ansible
1 23 (35.38%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (35.38%) Puppet
2 9 (13.85%) Nagios
2 9 (13.85%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Splunk
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco
3 8 (12.31%) Dell
3 8 (12.31%) TOWER Software
4 6 (9.23%) EMC
4 6 (9.23%) NetApp
5 5 (7.69%) EqualLogic
5 5 (7.69%) HP
6 4 (6.15%) Qualys
7 3 (4.62%) VMware
8 2 (3.08%) CA
8 2 (3.08%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.54%) Dell KACE
9 1 (1.54%) F5
9 1 (1.54%) ForeScout
9 1 (1.54%) McAfee