The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 870 832 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 4 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.013% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% 0.047% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GWAPT
UK

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 25 July 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 - 4 £60,000 -
GWAPT
UK

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) GPEN
2 16 (94.12%) Wireless
3 14 (82.35%) CEH
4 13 (76.47%) CISA
4 13 (76.47%) CISM
4 13 (76.47%) CISSP
5 12 (70.59%) VoIP
5 12 (70.59%) GCIH
5 12 (70.59%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (70.59%) PCI DSS
5 12 (70.59%) OSCP
5 12 (70.59%) OSCE
6 11 (64.71%) Security Testing
7 10 (58.82%) CISMP
8 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (41.18%) Windows
9 7 (41.18%) Information Security
10 6 (35.29%) Open Source
11 5 (29.41%) AS400
11 5 (29.41%) AppScan
11 5 (29.41%) Degree
11 5 (29.41%) COBIT
11 5 (29.41%) Solaris
11 5 (29.41%) ITIL
11 5 (29.41%) UNIX
11 5 (29.41%) SQL
11 5 (29.41%) Oracle

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (94.12%) Wireless
3 12 (70.59%) VoIP
4 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) AppScan
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Tester
1 8 (47.06%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (35.29%) Security Tester
3 4 (23.53%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Security Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Security Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Information Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) AS400
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (29.41%) Solaris
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
2 5 (29.41%) OS/390
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (64.71%) Security Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (41.18%) Information Security
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Data Security
6 4 (23.53%) Information Management
7 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) GPEN
2 14 (82.35%) CEH
3 13 (76.47%) CISA
3 13 (76.47%) CISM
3 13 (76.47%) CISSP
4 12 (70.59%) GCIH
4 12 (70.59%) OSCP
4 12 (70.59%) OSCE
5 10 (58.82%) CISMP
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) CCNA
7 2 (11.76%) GCWN
7 2 (11.76%) CCSA
7 2 (11.76%) GCIA
7 2 (11.76%) GSEC
7 2 (11.76%) GCFW
7 2 (11.76%) CSSLP
7 2 (11.76%) GCED
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) PCI DSS
2 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (29.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Nmap
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nessus
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix