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Pen Tester Starter Collection

Pen testers are focused on penetration testing of different systems and their levels of security programs. They are there to detect, prevent and eliminate vulnerabilities.

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Why choose the Pen Tester Starter collection?

In contrast to ethical hacking, a pen tester seeks and reports on vulnerabilities in computer systems, networks and software by using hacking techniques and tools. Our Pen Tester Starter collection is ideal for anyone looking to develop their cyber security career.

OverviewWhat you'll learnWhat's included

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The key facts about your online training

Vendor: CompTIA

Provider: Skillsoft

Study time: 180 hours

Student support: StudentCare™, Career Services and expert mentors

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: Exam based

Assessment: Exam based

Ideal for: problem solvers, gamers, Cyber security professionals, Ethical Hackers , those who love a challenge and find the allure of ethically breaking into a companies defences appealing, and anyone looking to begin a new career in Pen Testing

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Hands on interactive Practice Labs
Global community of peers
Test prep practice exams
Award winning StudentCareTM team
Online books, exam guides and videos

Salary Indicator

Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Junior Tester
Average Salary
You can earn
Average Salary
Penetration Tester
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You can earn an average of £45,280.50 a year

Companies who contained a data breach in less than 30 days saved over $1 million compared to those that took more than 30 days

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Why learn with us?

We'll get you career ready and help place you into the industry
Learn from home 24/7
Award winning digital education
Global community of over 40,000 students
Industry leading tuition with 1:1 personal tutor access
Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
Access virtual seminars and live classrooms
We only partner with the biggest accreditors in the world
Gain invaluable industry experience
Exclusive student benefits; Alumni community, TOTUM, industry events and lots more
Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role

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