The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for GPEN qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 262
Permanent jobs citing GPEN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary - £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.52%  

GPEN is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1022 1300 1610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 19.14% 23.18% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 2426 2783
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GPEN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing GPEN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GPEN in Yorkshire
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