The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GWAPT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 640 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs citing GWAPT 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.020% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% 0.082% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Median salary £62,500 £72,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% -  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

GWAPT is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8427 9798 11629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.09% 24.37% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 8214 9476
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GWAPT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing GWAPT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for GWAPT in London

GWAPT
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GWAPT in London

GWAPT
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GWAPT in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GWAPT in London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CISA
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) GPEN
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) GCED
3 4 (57.14%) SABSA
3 4 (57.14%) GSSP-JAVA
3 4 (57.14%) GPPA
3 4 (57.14%) GSNA
3 4 (57.14%) GCFA
3 4 (57.14%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) CISM
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Nessus
4 3 (42.86%) CEH
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (42.86%) Nmap

GWAPT
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) AppScan
1 3 (42.86%) Metasploit
1 3 (42.86%) Paros
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Information Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 3 (42.86%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) SABSA
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) OWASP
4 3 (42.86%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Security Auditing
4 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISA
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) GPEN
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) GCED
2 4 (57.14%) GCFA
2 4 (57.14%) GPPA
2 4 (57.14%) GSNA
2 4 (57.14%) GSSP-JAVA
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) CREST Certified
3 3 (42.86%) GCIH
3 3 (42.86%) OSCE
3 3 (42.86%) OSCP
4 2 (28.57%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Fortify
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) Nmap
1 3 (42.86%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago