The table below looks at the statistics for GWAPT in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWAPT over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank - 896 839
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 0 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.036% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 13
Average salary - £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
GWAPT
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28153 30522 28761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.29% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22203 24674 23481
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GWAPT across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GWAPT Jobs Demand Trend in England

GWAPT
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GWAPT across the England region.

GWAPT Salary Trend in England

GWAPT
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GWAPT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GWAPT.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) GPEN
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) OSCE
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Social Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing GWAPT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GWAPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Social Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) GPEN
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) OSCE
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS