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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank 572 656 653
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -3
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 38 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.002% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.009% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 37 1 6
Median salary £75,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £28,785 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+82.38% -53.94%
GPEN
England

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
8916 11102 11425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.49% 25.27% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7482 9181 9114
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 2016.

GPEN Salary Histogram in London

GPEN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPEN within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
City of London +49 1 £42,500 -
GPEN
England

GPEN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 London region with a requirement for GPEN.

1 47 (77.05%) CISSP
2 46 (75.41%) Penetration Testing
3 44 (72.13%) Information Security
4 34 (55.74%) GIAC
4 34 (55.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 31 (50.82%) CREST Certified
6 29 (47.54%) GWAPT
7 25 (40.98%) OSCP
8 23 (37.70%) Social Engineering
8 23 (37.70%) CISA
9 21 (34.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (34.43%) Malware Analysis
10 19 (31.15%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (31.15%) GCFA
10 19 (31.15%) CEH
11 18 (29.51%) Degree
11 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
12 17 (27.87%) Linux
13 16 (26.23%) Windows
13 16 (26.23%) Ethical Hacking
13 16 (26.23%) Incident Management
14 15 (24.59%) CISM
14 15 (24.59%) Wireless
14 15 (24.59%) Java
14 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (24.59%) CCNA
14 15 (24.59%) Mobile App
14 15 (24.59%) Burp Suite
14 15 (24.59%) EC-Council LPT
15 14 (22.95%) GPPA

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:

Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) Wireless
2 13 (21.31%) Firewall
3 7 (11.48%) LAN
3 7 (11.48%) WAN
4 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.92%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.64%) SSL
6 1 (1.64%) Wideband
6 1 (1.64%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.28%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.64%) AppScan
3 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Penetration Tester
1 29 (47.54%) Tester
2 14 (22.95%) Architect
2 14 (22.95%) Security Architect
3 13 (21.31%) Ethical Hacker
3 13 (21.31%) Information Architect
3 13 (21.31%) Information Security Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Firewall Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Security Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) SOC Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Information Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Security Penetration Tester
7 4 (6.56%) Security Tester
8 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) LAMP
1 1 (1.64%) Node.js
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
2 15 (24.59%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.48%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 16 (26.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Penetration Testing
2 44 (72.13%) Information Security
3 34 (55.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 23 (37.70%) Social Engineering
5 21 (34.43%) Malware Analysis
5 21 (34.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (31.15%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (26.23%) Ethical Hacking
7 16 (26.23%) Incident Management
8 14 (22.95%) Data Protection
8 14 (22.95%) E-Commerce
8 14 (22.95%) SABSA
8 14 (22.95%) Security Auditing
9 12 (19.67%) SOA
10 9 (14.75%) Security Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Operations Research
11 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
12 5 (8.20%) Reverse Engineering
12 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) C
3 7 (11.48%) Perl
3 7 (11.48%) Python
3 7 (11.48%) Ruby
4 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (77.05%) CISSP
2 34 (55.74%) GIAC
3 31 (50.82%) CREST Certified
4 29 (47.54%) GWAPT
5 25 (40.98%) OSCP
6 23 (37.70%) CISA
7 19 (31.15%) CEH
7 19 (31.15%) GCFA
8 18 (29.51%) Degree
9 15 (24.59%) CCNA
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (24.59%) CISM
9 15 (24.59%) EC-Council LPT
10 14 (22.95%) GCED
10 14 (22.95%) GPPA
10 14 (22.95%) GSNA
10 14 (22.95%) GSSP-JAVA
11 11 (18.03%) GCIA
11 11 (18.03%) SANS
12 7 (11.48%) CHECK Team Leader
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Nessus
1 1 (1.64%) Nmap
1 1 (1.64%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle
1 12 (19.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Sophos
2 1 (1.64%) Symantec
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