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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank 181 194 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.027% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.076% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
GPEN
South East

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
1249 1317 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.80% 35.91% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1064 1288
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPEN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

GPEN Salary Histogram in Hampshire

GPEN
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPEN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Farnborough - 3 £72,500 - 1
GPEN
South East

GPEN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for GPEN.

1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
1 5 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (80.00%) Social Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Burp Suite
2 4 (80.00%) Kali Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Metasploit
2 4 (80.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Testing Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Kali Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Social Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) OWASP
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
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Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
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