The table below looks at the statistics for GWAPT in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWAPT over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 644 - 708
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% - 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.075% - 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Median salary £70,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £53,750
GWAPT
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10684 11880 12651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.30% 26.25% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8897 9744 10283
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing GWAPT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GWAPT Jobs Demand Trend in London

GWAPT
Salary Trend in London

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

GWAPT Salary Trend in London

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 London region with a requirement for GWAPT.

1 13 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (92.31%) OSCP
3 11 (84.62%) GPEN
4 10 (76.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (69.23%) Information Security
6 8 (61.54%) Windows
6 8 (61.54%) Linux
7 7 (53.85%) Wireless
7 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
8 6 (46.15%) CISSP
9 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
9 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (38.46%) Threat Analysis
9 5 (38.46%) CEH
9 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
10 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
11 3 (23.08%) Degree
11 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (23.08%) Malware Analysis
11 3 (23.08%) Social Engineering
11 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (23.08%) Burp Suite
11 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (23.08%) GIAC
11 3 (23.08%) CISA
11 3 (23.08%) CCNA
11 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (23.08%) EC-Council LPT
12 2 (15.38%) Internet

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Burp Suite
2 2 (15.38%) AppScan
2 2 (15.38%) Metasploit
2 2 (15.38%) Paros
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Penetration Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 7 (53.85%) Security Penetration Tester
2 7 (53.85%) Security Tester
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacker
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (69.23%) Information Security
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) Threat Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (23.08%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Social Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (15.38%) Data Security
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) SABSA
7 1 (7.69%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) OSCP
2 11 (84.62%) GPEN
3 6 (46.15%) CISSP
4 5 (38.46%) CEH
4 5 (38.46%) CREST Certified
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) CISA
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) EC-Council LPT
5 3 (23.08%) GIAC
6 2 (15.38%) CISM
6 2 (15.38%) CISMP
6 2 (15.38%) GCIH
6 2 (15.38%) OSCE
7 1 (7.69%) GCED
7 1 (7.69%) GCFA
7 1 (7.69%) GPPA
7 1 (7.69%) GSNA
7 1 (7.69%) GSSP-JAVA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Fortify
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
1 2 (15.38%) Nmap
1 2 (15.38%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Reuters