Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring HIPAA skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited HIPAA over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 843 869 1105
Rank change year-on-year +26 +236 -184
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 61 50 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.054% 0.091%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.44% 0.30% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 43
10th Percentile £42,125 £64,000 £52,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £77,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.13% +14.81% -15.63%
75th Percentile £98,750 £91,250 £86,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £96,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £77,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year -16.13% -6.06% +34.15%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK

HIPAA falls under the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14,021 16,698 29,954
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 12.76% 18.06% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9,272 8,331 13,395
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,500 £93,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HIPAA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HIPAA.

Salary trend for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HIPAA over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

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 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +43 58 £65,000 -16.13% 26
UK excluding London -36 34 £65,000 -16.13% 7
London +91 26 £90,000 +8.76% 18
South East -5 26 £65,000 +8.79% 4
Work from Home +25 14 £82,500 +10.00% 18
South West - 3 - -
North West - 2 £42,500 -
North of England - 2 £42,500 -
Scotland - 2 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 - - 1

HIPAA
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) nginx
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.64%) Salesforce CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (52.46%) Azure
2 29 (47.54%) AWS
3 13 (21.31%) PaaS
4 11 (18.03%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (18.03%) Serverless
5 10 (16.39%) IaaS
6 7 (11.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 7 (11.48%) Azure Functions
7 6 (9.84%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (6.56%) AWS CodePipeline
8 4 (6.56%) GCP
8 4 (6.56%) SaaS
9 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
9 3 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (4.92%) Azure App Service
9 3 (4.92%) Datadog
9 3 (4.92%) Entra ID
9 3 (4.92%) Stackdriver
9 3 (4.92%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 8 (13.11%) Network Security
2 8 (13.11%) VPN
3 5 (8.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (8.20%) MPLS
3 5 (8.20%) SNMP
3 5 (8.20%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.92%) DNS
4 3 (4.92%) SMTP
5 2 (3.28%) DKIM
5 2 (3.28%) DMARC
6 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.75%) MySQL
3 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.11%) DynamoDB
5 4 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.28%) Redis
8 1 (1.64%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Git
3 2 (3.28%) git-flow
4 1 (1.64%) GitLab
General
1 36 (59.02%) Social Skills
2 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.11%) Finance
4 6 (9.84%) Legal
5 5 (8.20%) Advertising
5 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.92%) Law
6 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.92%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (3.28%) Electronics
7 2 (3.28%) Health Technology
7 2 (3.28%) Wearables
8 1 (1.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Architect
2 7 (11.48%) AWS Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Azure Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Backend Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Senior
3 6 (9.84%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Security Architect
4 5 (8.20%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 5 (8.20%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Operations Director
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Lead
5 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Compliance Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) RESTful
3 7 (11.48%) gRPC
3 7 (11.48%) Web Services
4 5 (8.20%) NETCONF
4 5 (8.20%) React
5 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.92%) ARM Templates
5 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (4.92%) CSS
5 3 (4.92%) CSS3
5 3 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
5 3 (4.92%) HTML
5 3 (4.92%) HTML5
5 3 (4.92%) Vue
6 2 (3.28%) LAMP
6 2 (3.28%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Management Information System
2 13 (21.31%) Cyber Threat
3 11 (18.03%) Distributed Systems
4 10 (16.39%) Cloud Native
5 7 (11.48%) Algorithms
5 7 (11.48%) Security Posture
6 6 (9.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.92%) Legacy Systems
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.28%) IoT
8 2 (3.28%) Life Science
8 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.28%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (3.28%) Replication
8 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.64%) CESG
9 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) CentOS
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (39.34%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (36.07%) Computer Science
4 19 (31.15%) DevOps
5 17 (27.87%) ITIL
6 16 (26.23%) Information Security
6 16 (26.23%) SIEM
7 14 (22.95%) CI/CD
8 13 (21.31%) Microservices
8 13 (21.31%) Software Architecture
9 12 (19.67%) Data Protection
10 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (18.03%) Service Management
11 10 (16.39%) Analytics
11 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
11 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (16.39%) Identity Access Management
11 10 (16.39%) Performance Optimisation
11 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
11 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) C#
2 8 (13.11%) Python
3 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.84%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) Bash
4 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 21 (34.43%) CISSP
3 13 (21.31%) CISM
3 13 (21.31%) Master's Degree
4 12 (19.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (16.39%) CISA
6 8 (13.11%) Azure Certification
7 6 (9.84%) CEH
8 5 (8.20%) AWS Certification
8 5 (8.20%) SANS
9 2 (3.28%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (3.28%) Postgraduate
10 1 (1.64%) CCNP
10 1 (1.64%) CCSP
10 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.64%) GIAC
10 1 (1.64%) GSEC
10 1 (1.64%) MCSA
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (73.77%) GDPR
2 22 (36.07%) PCI DSS
3 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (19.67%) NIST
5 7 (11.48%) SOC 2
6 5 (8.20%) COBIT
6 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (8.20%) SLA
7 4 (6.56%) California Consumer Privacy Act
7 4 (6.56%) GRC
8 3 (4.92%) FISMA
8 3 (4.92%) GLBA
9 2 (3.28%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
9 2 (3.28%) IEC 62304
9 2 (3.28%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Docker
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.28%) Embedded Firmware
4 2 (3.28%) Firmware
4 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) CASB
1 7 (11.48%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.84%) Terraform
3 5 (8.20%) Ansible
4 3 (4.92%) Graphite
4 3 (4.92%) Nagios
4 3 (4.92%) ZABBIX
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.28%) Nessus
6 1 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
2 4 (6.56%) Citrix
3 3 (4.92%) New Relic
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Splunk
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) BeyondTrust
5 1 (1.64%) Databricks
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow