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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 875 905 858
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -47
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 5 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.026% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 15
Average salary £76,250 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £76,250 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.08% +20.00%
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
27931 30794 28521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.04% 27.39% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22320 24575 23344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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
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 June 2015.

GWAPT Salary Histogram 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 30 June 2015. 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
South East - 4 £76,250 -
London +14 1 - - 2
GWAPT
UK

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) OSSTMM
2 4 (80.00%) ISACA
2 4 (80.00%) GPEN
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) IBM

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Security Assurance Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) OSSTMM
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) ISACA
2 4 (80.00%) GPEN
3 1 (20.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
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