The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
GPEN
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
239 329 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.10% 36.35% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 199 306 248
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,840 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -