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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank 177 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.031% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £27,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+118.18% -38.88%
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
1123 994 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.67% 29.34% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 900 825 1126
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £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
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 6 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
Farnborough - 1 £75,000 -
GPEN
South East

GPEN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 14 (100.00%) OSCP
1 14 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 13 (92.86%) Cyberthreat
2 13 (92.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 13 (92.86%) Nmap
2 13 (92.86%) Nessus
2 13 (92.86%) CEH
2 13 (92.86%) Metasploit
3 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (78.57%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (78.57%) Information Security
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Wireless
3 11 (78.57%) Social Engineering
3 11 (78.57%) Burp Suite
3 11 (78.57%) Kali Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Open Source
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
4 9 (64.29%) Ruby
4 9 (64.29%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) C
4 9 (64.29%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) Perl
4 9 (64.29%) VB
5 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (42.86%) SIEM
6 6 (42.86%) 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Wireless
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Metasploit
2 11 (78.57%) Burp Suite
General
1 6 (42.86%) Back Office
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Penetration Tester
1 10 (71.43%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Testing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Kali Linux
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Open Source
2 11 (78.57%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Social Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (42.86%) OWASP
4 6 (42.86%) SIEM
5 4 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) C++
1 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
1 9 (64.29%) Python
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
1 9 (64.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 14 (100.00%) OSCP
2 13 (92.86%) CEH
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (7.14%) GIAC
5 1 (7.14%) SANS
5 1 (7.14%) Tigerscheme
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Nessus
1 13 (92.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP