Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1041 1124 1169
Rank change year-on-year +83 +45 +14
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 36 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.028% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 39
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £80,000 £88,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +33.33% -4.55%

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 18,623 21,718 21,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 13.14% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,771 16,494 16,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for HIPAA in the UK

HIPAA
Top 8 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 23 September 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 +62 35 £70,000 - 13
UK excluding London +34 18 £62,500 -10.71% 12
London +79 17 £90,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +69 15 £66,250 -5.36% 6
Midlands +33 2 - -
East Midlands +21 2 - -
North West +22 1 £55,000 -12.00% 3
North of England +12 1 £55,000 -12.00% 3

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (52.78%) DevOps
3 18 (50.00%) AWS
4 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
4 17 (47.22%) SaaS
4 17 (47.22%) Java
4 17 (47.22%) Information Security
5 16 (44.44%) Windows
6 14 (38.89%) ITIL
6 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
8 12 (33.33%) Python
9 11 (30.56%) Linux
9 11 (30.56%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (30.56%) Ansible
9 11 (30.56%) GDPR
10 9 (25.00%) Data Privacy
11 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 8 (22.22%) CISSP
12 7 (19.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (19.44%) TDD
12 7 (19.44%) Docker
12 7 (19.44%) NIST
13 6 (16.67%) Storage Management
13 6 (16.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 6 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 6 (16.67%) npm

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 6 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Solr
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) AWS
2 17 (47.22%) SaaS
3 6 (16.67%) Azure
3 6 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 6 (16.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 6 (16.67%) IaaS
3 6 (16.67%) npm
3 6 (16.67%) NuGet
3 6 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon Neptune
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) DNS
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
1 5 (13.89%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 6 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 6 (16.67%) Data Lake
1 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (16.67%) DB2
1 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.56%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.89%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Consultant
1 7 (19.44%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Site Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Sales Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 6 (16.67%) Aurelia
1 6 (16.67%) JSON
1 6 (16.67%) RESTful
1 6 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.78%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Clustering
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
1 6 (16.67%) Replication
1 6 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Mac OS
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) DevOps
2 17 (47.22%) Information Security
3 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL
4 11 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (25.00%) Data Privacy
6 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (19.44%) TDD
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 6 (16.67%) Data Transformation
8 6 (16.67%) Information Architecture
8 6 (16.67%) Information Management
8 6 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 6 (16.67%) SIEM
8 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
1 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
2 12 (33.33%) Python
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) F#
4 6 (16.67%) Go
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) CEH
3 4 (11.11%) CREST Certified
3 4 (11.11%) FFIEC
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CISA
5 2 (5.56%) CISM
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (36.11%) PCI DSS
3 11 (30.56%) GDPR
4 7 (19.44%) NIST
4 7 (19.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (16.67%) COBIT
5 6 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
7 4 (11.11%) ISO 22301
7 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (11.11%) ITGC
8 2 (5.56%) FISMA
9 1 (2.78%) Basel II
9 1 (2.78%) Def Stans
9 1 (2.78%) FedRAMP
9 1 (2.78%) NIST 800
9 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Ansible
2 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
2 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.89%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Qualys
1 6 (16.67%) Veracode
2 5 (13.89%) Splunk
3 3 (8.33%) LogicMonitor
4 2 (5.56%) CA
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft