The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - 307 -
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.010% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.040% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £56,875 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +22.22%
GPEN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2873 2474 2743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.16% 23.74% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2424 2092 2422
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GPEN
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPEN across the City of London region.

GPEN Salary Trend in the City of London