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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 618 628 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.011% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £22,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.38% -
UK excluding London average salary - £65,000 -
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
11376 11326 12258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.19% 24.91% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9197 9377 10277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys