The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - - 176
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.00%
GPEN
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
690 875 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.81% 27.12% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 399 620 571
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

GPEN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GPEN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland