The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
England / London
Rank 546 631 648
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +17
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 20 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.037% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.14% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 2
Median salary £75,000 £102,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +110.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,600 £63,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £102,800 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £52,500 £56,875
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7735 10642 10765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.48% 25.90% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6261 8907 8738
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in London

GPEN
Salary Trend in London

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

GPEN Salary Trend in London

GPEN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPEN across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

GPEN Salary Histogram in London

GPEN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for GPEN.

1 47 (95.92%) Penetration Testing
2 42 (85.71%) CISSP
3 33 (67.35%) CISA
4 32 (65.31%) Java
4 32 (65.31%) Data Protection
4 32 (65.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 30 (61.22%) Information Security
6 28 (57.14%) Degree
6 28 (57.14%) Computer Science
6 28 (57.14%) Incident Management
7 26 (53.06%) GSNA
7 26 (53.06%) GCFA
7 26 (53.06%) Oracle EBS R12
7 26 (53.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 26 (53.06%) Oracle Database
7 26 (53.06%) SABSA
7 26 (53.06%) GWAPT
7 26 (53.06%) GCED
7 26 (53.06%) Oracle
7 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
7 26 (53.06%) SOA
7 26 (53.06%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (53.06%) GSSP-JAVA
7 26 (53.06%) GPPA
7 26 (53.06%) Security Auditing
8 23 (46.94%) C
9 19 (38.78%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (28.57%) Security Testing
10 14 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (28.57%) GIAC

GPEN
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) Network Security
3 1 (2.04%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (12.24%) Military
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Architect
1 26 (53.06%) Security Architect
2 19 (38.78%) Information Architect
2 19 (38.78%) Information Security Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Consultant
3 10 (20.41%) Security Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Forensic Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Tester
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Test Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Firewall Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Penetration Testing
2 32 (65.31%) Data Protection
2 32 (65.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 30 (61.22%) Information Security
4 28 (57.14%) Incident Management
5 26 (53.06%) E-Commerce
5 26 (53.06%) SABSA
5 26 (53.06%) Security Auditing
5 26 (53.06%) SOA
6 19 (38.78%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (28.57%) Security Testing
7 14 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (16.33%) Malware Analysis
9 7 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (12.24%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (10.20%) Computer Security
12 4 (8.16%) Open Source
12 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
13 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
14 1 (2.04%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) C
3 6 (12.24%) C#
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (85.71%) CISSP
2 33 (67.35%) CISA
3 28 (57.14%) Degree
4 26 (53.06%) GCED
4 26 (53.06%) GCFA
4 26 (53.06%) GPPA
4 26 (53.06%) GSNA
4 26 (53.06%) GSSP-JAVA
4 26 (53.06%) GWAPT
5 14 (28.57%) GIAC
6 11 (22.45%) CEH
7 10 (20.41%) CHECK Team Leader
8 9 (18.37%) CREST Certified
8 9 (18.37%) OSCP
9 8 (16.33%) GCIA
10 7 (14.29%) CISM
10 7 (14.29%) GCIH
11 6 (12.24%) CHFI
11 6 (12.24%) GAWN
12 3 (6.12%) GSEC
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle
1 26 (53.06%) Salesforce.com
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