The table below looks at the statistics for GWAPT in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWAPT over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -
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 Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 68 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.87% 23.78% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 54 69
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GWAPT across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GWAPT Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

GWAPT
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

GWAPT Salary Trend in the Midlands

GWAPT
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security 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