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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 896 931 955
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +24
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.033% 0.029% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Median salary £70,000 £76,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.19% +27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,250 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £83,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary - £76,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.08%
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
24221 27851 29842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.42% 27.20% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19818 22332 23534
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GWAPT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GWAPT across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

GWAPT Salary Histogram in England

GWAPT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWAPT within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +40 8 £70,000 -
GWAPT
UK

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing GWAPT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GWAPT.

1 16 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (87.50%) GPEN
2 14 (87.50%) OSCP
2 14 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 14 (87.50%) CISSP
2 14 (87.50%) Wireless
3 12 (75.00%) Information Security
3 12 (75.00%) CEH
3 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (75.00%) CREST Certified
4 10 (62.50%) EC-Council LPT
4 10 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (62.50%) Malware Analysis
4 10 (62.50%) Social Engineering
4 10 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (62.50%) Burp Suite
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) CCNA
4 10 (62.50%) GIAC
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless Security
5 4 (25.00%) CISA
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) SQL

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Wireless
2 4 (25.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Burp Suite
2 2 (12.50%) AppScan
2 2 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 2 (12.50%) Paros
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Penetration Tester
1 13 (81.25%) Tester
2 9 (56.25%) Ethical Hacker
3 4 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Security Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Information Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 10 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (62.50%) Malware Analysis
3 10 (62.50%) Social Engineering
3 10 (62.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (12.50%) Data Security
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) SABSA
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Security Auditing
4 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CISSP
1 14 (87.50%) GPEN
1 14 (87.50%) OSCP
2 12 (75.00%) CEH
2 12 (75.00%) CREST Certified
3 10 (62.50%) CCNA
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (62.50%) EC-Council LPT
3 10 (62.50%) GIAC
4 4 (25.00%) CISA
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) CISM
5 2 (12.50%) CISMP
5 2 (12.50%) GCED
5 2 (12.50%) GCFA
5 2 (12.50%) GCIH
5 2 (12.50%) GPPA
5 2 (12.50%) GSNA
5 2 (12.50%) GSSP-JAVA
5 2 (12.50%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Fortify
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
1 2 (12.50%) Nmap
1 2 (12.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Sophos
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec