The average pay for a Penetration Tester is £35,744 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

£26,805 - £66,960
£27K
£36K
£67K
MEDIAN: £35,744
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Salary
£26,805 - £66,960  
   
Bonus
£503 - £49,665  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£25,962 - £71,308  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Key Stats for Penetration Tester

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Penetration Tester Salaries

Mid-Career
▲45%

National Average
₤35,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Penetration Tester Salaries

Computer Security
▲5%

National Average
₤35,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼5%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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