The table below looks at the statistics for GWAPT in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GWAPT over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank 244 226 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.015% 0.053% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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 South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2009 1617 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.85% 28.65% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1340 1602
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GWAPT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GWAPT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GWAPT Salary Trend in the South West

GWAPT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GWAPT within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -17 1 - -
GWAPT
England

GWAPT
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm