Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1153 1211 1247
Rank change year-on-year +58 +36 +65
Permanent jobs citing HIPAA 30 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.027% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 17
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +26.32%
10th Percentile £31,500 £36,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £135,000 £93,750 £77,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +12.00% +38.89%

HIPAA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21586 26020 28106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.20% 13.19% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16162 20655 22074
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 2017. 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 +58 26 £55,000 -21.43% 5
UK excluding London +46 14 £52,500 -25.00% 2
London +31 13 £67,500 -3.57% 3
North of England -5 8 £65,000 +30.00%
North West -20 8 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +34 3 £35,000 -50.00% 1
South West - 2 £52,500 -
Wales +19 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing HIPAA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HIPAA.

1 19 (63.33%) Information Security
2 18 (60.00%) CISSP
3 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (40.00%) CISA
4 12 (40.00%) CISM
5 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) Degree
7 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (30.00%) CRISC
8 8 (26.67%) ISMS
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (23.33%) Project Management
9 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
9 7 (23.33%) GDPR
10 6 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
10 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (16.67%) SaaS
11 5 (16.67%) PaaS
11 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (16.67%) COBIT
11 5 (16.67%) Firewall
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.67%) .NET
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) Windows

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 4 (13.33%) IIS
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
1 5 (16.67%) PaaS
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) BGP
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) IPsec
2 2 (6.67%) MPLS
2 2 (6.67%) OSPF
2 2 (6.67%) RIP
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) VPLS
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Information Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Core
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS3
2 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Android
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
3 8 (26.67%) ISMS
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (16.67%) IT Audit
6 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 4 (13.33%) Analytics
7 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) MVVM
7 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (13.33%) SIEM
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) CISSP
2 12 (40.00%) CISA
2 12 (40.00%) CISM
3 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 9 (30.00%) CRISC
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (10.00%) CASP
6 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (6.67%) CREST Certified
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.67%) PCI QSA
7 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.67%) Tigerscheme
8 1 (3.33%) CCENT
8 1 (3.33%) CNA
8 1 (3.33%) CNE
8 1 (3.33%) GSEC
8 1 (3.33%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (23.33%) GDPR
4 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (16.67%) COBIT
6 2 (6.67%) BS25999
6 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (3.33%) NIST 800
7 1 (3.33%) PA-DSS
7 1 (3.33%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Telerik
3 2 (6.67%) SunGard
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk