The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -18.75%
GPEN
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
432 475 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.89% 30.96% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 346 335 516
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

GPEN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GPEN Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

GPEN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) GIAC
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Qualys
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Coverity
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (100.00%) OpenVAS
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (60.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

GPEN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Product Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OWASP
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (80.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) GIAC
1 5 (100.00%) OSCP
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) CREST Certified
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
1 5 (100.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Coverity
1 5 (100.00%) Qualys