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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +33.33%
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
222 325 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.44% 36.11% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 164 300 267
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £32,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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