The table below looks at the statistics for GWAPT in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWAPT over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 80 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.35% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £61,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -
GWAPT
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
201 187 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.16% 26.15% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 178 163 219
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

GWAPT Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

GWAPT
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

GWAPT Salary Trend in Leicestershire

GWAPT
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWAPT within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Leicester - 2 £61,250 -
GWAPT
East Midlands

GWAPT
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) CISMP
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) GPEN
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) OSCE
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Management
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) CISMP
1 3 (100.00%) GPEN
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS