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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 886 845 -
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.008% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.007% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £61,250 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
+6.52% -
GWAPT
UK

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
29271 26901 31346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.93% 27.03% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22897 22080 26790
Average salary £45,000 £44,145 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWAPT within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands - 2 £61,250 -
GWAPT
UK

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) GCIH
1 9 (100.00%) CEH
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) GPEN
1 9 (100.00%) OSCP
1 9 (100.00%) OSCE
2 8 (88.89%) Security Testing
2 8 (88.89%) CISMP
2 8 (88.89%) CISA
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) Data Security
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) AppScan
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Information Management
4 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) COBIT
4 4 (44.44%) OS/390
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) AppScan
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Security Tester
2 4 (44.44%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) OS/390
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Security Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Data Security
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) Information Management
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) GCIH
1 9 (100.00%) CEH
1 9 (100.00%) GPEN
1 9 (100.00%) OSCP
1 9 (100.00%) OSCE
2 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) CISA
2 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 8 (88.89%) CISMP
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle