Period
to 25 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1146 1186
Rank change year-on-year +35 +40 +70
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 48 47 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.027% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 63
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% +33.33%
10th Percentile £57,250 £32,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £88,500 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% -6.38%

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 21,907 21,616 25,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.08% 12.25% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16,641 16,030 19,928
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,250
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% - +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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 11 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 September 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 +27 47 £70,000 +27.27% 8
UK excluding London +38 28 £70,000 +33.33% 3
London +36 20 £75,000 +20.00% 6
East of England +43 15 £70,000 +12.00%
Midlands +22 6 £62,500 -16.67%
East Midlands - 4 £66,250 -
North of England +13 3 £62,500 -3.85%
South East +4 3 £57,500 +64.29% 2
North West +2 3 £62,500 -3.85%
West Midlands +27 2 £60,000 -20.00%
Scotland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 33 (68.75%) CISSP
1 33 (68.75%) Information Security
2 31 (64.58%) CISM
3 29 (60.42%) OWASP
4 23 (47.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (43.75%) CISA
6 20 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (29.17%) SDLC
8 13 (27.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 13 (27.08%) Security Architecture
9 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (25.00%) Finance
10 11 (22.92%) Degree
10 11 (22.92%) Risk Management
10 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (20.83%) GDPR
12 9 (18.75%) SANS
12 9 (18.75%) Burp Suite
12 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (18.75%) Static Code Analysis
12 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
12 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
13 8 (16.67%) Internet
13 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 8 (16.67%) QA
13 8 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (16.67%) Cryptography
13 8 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking

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 3 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) 4G
2 2 (4.17%) IPsec
2 2 (4.17%) LTE
2 2 (4.17%) Softphone
2 2 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) QlikView
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Burp Suite
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Development Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Software Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Software Development Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Testing Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) DevOps Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Security Officer
8 2 (4.17%) CIO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (6.25%) PHP-FPM
2 3 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (6.25%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.42%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) NHS
6 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Information Security
2 29 (60.42%) OWASP
3 20 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (29.17%) SDLC
5 13 (27.08%) Security Architecture
5 13 (27.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (22.92%) Risk Management
7 9 (18.75%) Static Code Analysis
8 8 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (16.67%) Cryptography
8 8 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
9 6 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
11 4 (8.33%) Critical Thinking
11 4 (8.33%) ISMS
11 4 (8.33%) IT Audit
11 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) PHP
2 3 (6.25%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) CISSP
2 31 (64.58%) CISM
3 21 (43.75%) CISA
4 11 (22.92%) Degree
5 9 (18.75%) SANS
6 8 (16.67%) CSSLP
7 4 (8.33%) CRISC
8 3 (6.25%) AWS Certification
9 2 (4.17%) Master's Degree
10 1 (2.08%) CCNA
10 1 (2.08%) CCNP
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.08%) MCSE
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (47.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (20.83%) GDPR
4 8 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (6.25%) DICOM
5 3 (6.25%) HL7
6 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (2.08%) ISO 22301
7 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
7 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
7 1 (2.08%) PMO
7 1 (2.08%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Ansible
1 3 (6.25%) Nagios
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
1 3 (6.25%) Terraform
2 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Veracode
2 4 (8.33%) TOWER Software
3 3 (6.25%) New Relic
4 2 (4.17%) CA
4 2 (4.17%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.17%) CyberArk
4 2 (4.17%) EMC
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) Dell KACE
5 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.08%) F5
5 1 (2.08%) ForeScout
5 1 (2.08%) McAfee
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk
5 1 (2.08%) VMware