The average salary for an Entry-Level Penetration Tester is £35,259 per year. A skill in Computer Security is associated with high pay for this job.

£26,184 - £59,392
£26K
£36K
£59K
MEDIAN: £35,506
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£26,184 - £59,392  
   
Bonus
£511 - £7,830  
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£26,166 - £60,000  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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Key Stats for Penetration Tester

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
7%
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Skills That Affect Penetration Tester Salaries

Computer Security
▲14%

National Average
₤35,000

Security Testing and Auditing
▼4%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼6%

Cyber Security
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 47%
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