The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.36% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £56,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-8.44% -10.00%
GPEN
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
204 245 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.58% 31.94% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 174 199 218
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

GPEN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

GPEN Salary Trend in Oxford

GPEN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for GPEN.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVAS

GPEN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) GIAC
1 3 (100.00%) OSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys