The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
South East / Hampshire
Rank - - 196
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £56,875
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £52,500 £56,875
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.69%

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
962 1145 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.45% 34.59% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 751 960 1113
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GPEN
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

GPEN Salary Trend in Hampshire

GPEN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GPEN.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Cybercrime
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence

GPEN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cybercrime
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Social Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap