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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 643 - 649
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £58,750 - £66,250
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 - £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £60,000
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
10635 10697 10958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.01% 25.74% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8878 8727 8759
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GWAPT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GWAPT across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

GWAPT Salary Histogram in London

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Security Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (53.85%) WebInspect
4 7 (53.85%) GPEN
4 7 (53.85%) OSCP
4 7 (53.85%) HP Fortify
5 6 (46.15%) GSSP-.NET
5 6 (46.15%) GSSP-JAVA
5 6 (46.15%) SANS
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Burp Suite
5 6 (46.15%) Threat Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Big Data
5 6 (46.15%) AppDetective
5 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
5 6 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (46.15%) Android
5 6 (46.15%) HIPAA
5 6 (46.15%) Semantic Web
5 6 (46.15%) OWASP
5 6 (46.15%) CSSLP
5 6 (46.15%) IBM
5 6 (46.15%) HP
5 6 (46.15%) Unix
5 6 (46.15%) C

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) IIS
1 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Burp Suite
2 1 (7.69%) AppScan
2 1 (7.69%) Metasploit
2 1 (7.69%) Paros
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Penetration Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Security Penetration Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Security Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 6 (46.15%) Semantic Web
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Android
2 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Kali Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Security Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (46.15%) OWASP
4 6 (46.15%) Threat Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Security
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
7 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Security Management
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
1 7 (53.85%) GPEN
1 7 (53.85%) OSCP
2 6 (46.15%) CSSLP
2 6 (46.15%) GSSP-.NET
2 6 (46.15%) GSSP-JAVA
2 6 (46.15%) SANS
3 1 (7.69%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISMP
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) GCIH
3 1 (7.69%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) HIPAA
1 6 (46.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Fortify
1 7 (53.85%) WebInspect
2 6 (46.15%) AppDetective
3 1 (7.69%) Nessus
3 1 (7.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Reuters
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
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