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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 75 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.13% 0.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 2.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
142 315 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.93% 35.39% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 120 274 222
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Security Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS