Cybersecurity is one of today’s hottest technical fields, with some experts forecasting a shortage of up to 1 million of trained professionals in the coming years. Careers in cybersecurity can be incredibly rewarding, high paying, and are in demand worldwide in just about every industry.
Currently, cyber security professionals report an average salary of $116,000, or approximately $55.77 per hour. That’s nearly three times the national median income for full-time wage and salary workers, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read more.
The types of jobs that require cyber security training include:
Data Security Analyst
IS Security Manager
Systems/Applications Security Analysts
Network Security Engineer
Application Security Tester
These types of roles are in demand for just about any kind of company, since they all use computers/networks. Types of companies include:
Any company or organization with online systems
Security technology companies, hardware and software
Networking + Communications