The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - 101 -
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.27% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +177.77%
GPEN
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
487 407 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.92% 27.72% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 334 238 167
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh