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.

£25,973 - £61,825
£26K
£36K
£62K
MEDIAN: £36,465
10%
50%
90%
£0£68K
Salary £25,973 - £61,825
Bonus £1,250 - £29,500
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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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£26,878 - £68,003
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59

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Penetration Tester Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £36,214

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Key Stats for Penetration Tester

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Penetration Tester Salaries

Mid-Career
▲73%

National Average
₤36,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Penetration Tester Salaries

Computer Security
▲10%

National Average
₤36,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼7%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼8%

Cyber Security
▼11%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 40%
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