A Penetration Tester earns an average salary of £36,465 per year. A skill in Computer Security is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

£26,425 - £67,353
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£36K
£67K
MEDIAN: £36,214
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Salary £26,425 - £67,353
Bonus £964 - £9,274
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£26,386 - £72,719
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £35,744

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Key Stats for Penetration Tester

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Penetration Tester Salaries

Mid-Career
▲75%

National Average
₤36,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Penetration Tester Salaries

Computer Security
▲12%

National Average
₤36,000

Security Testing and Auditing
▼6%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼6%

Cyber Security
▼10%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 44%
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