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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 626 657 692
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +35
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.009% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Median salary £70,000 - £67,500
UK excluding London median 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
9660 11525 12803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.21% 25.68% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8120 9387 10301
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,886 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GWAPT across the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

GWAPT Salary Histogram in London

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (83.33%) GPEN
2 10 (83.33%) OSCP
2 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 8 (66.67%) Information Security
3 8 (66.67%) CEH
3 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (66.67%) CREST Certified
4 6 (50.00%) EC-Council LPT
4 6 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Social Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (50.00%) Burp Suite
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) GIAC
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
5 4 (33.33%) CISA
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) SQL

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 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Burp Suite
2 2 (16.67%) AppScan
2 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (16.67%) Paros
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (75.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Ethical Hacker
3 4 (33.33%) Security Penetration Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Security Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Information Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Social Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) SABSA
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Security Auditing
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
1 10 (83.33%) GPEN
1 10 (83.33%) OSCP
2 8 (66.67%) CEH
2 8 (66.67%) CREST Certified
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (50.00%) EC-Council LPT
3 6 (50.00%) GIAC
4 4 (33.33%) CISA
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) CISMP
5 2 (16.67%) GCED
5 2 (16.67%) GCFA
5 2 (16.67%) GCIH
5 2 (16.67%) GPPA
5 2 (16.67%) GSNA
5 2 (16.67%) GSSP-JAVA
5 2 (16.67%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Fortify
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus
1 2 (16.67%) Nmap
1 2 (16.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Sophos
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec