The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank 176 179 178
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.031% 0.057% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.20% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £27,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+118.18% -38.88%
GPEN
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
775 985 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.24% 28.11% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 583 724 876
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing GPEN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GPEN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

GPEN Salary Trend in the East Midlands

GPEN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPEN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -5 1 £47,500 +72.72% 1
GPEN
England

GPEN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing GPEN 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GPEN.

1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) OSCE
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) CISMP
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

GPEN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Security Penetration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Security Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) GCIH
1 3 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 3 (100.00%) OSCE
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISMP
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) QA
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 21 days ago