The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - 79 -
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
GPEN
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 228 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.29% 24.46% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 98 212 170
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

GPEN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

GPEN Salary Trend in Leicestershire