Top Paying Cybersecurity Certifications

What certification will give you the most bang for your buck and ensure quick vertical mobility up the corporate ladder? Global Knowledge’s IT Skills and Salary survey addresses that question by reviewing certifications that had a corresponding exam and received at least 115 survey responses. If you are looking to specialize your skillset and [...]

2018-10-04T16:08:31+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Top Paying Cybersecurity Certifications

6 Specialized Cybersecurity Roles

There’s a serious skills gap in the information security industry. Cybersecurity specialists are hard to come by, causing a major talent shortage in the U.S. To give one example, technology industry data firm CyberSeek estimates that of 128,000 information security analyst openings across the country, only 88,000 are filled. That’s 40,000 empty seats in one of the cybersecurity’s most-advertised [...]

2018-10-04T15:46:45+00:00Categories: Careers, Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on 6 Specialized Cybersecurity Roles

What It Takes to Be a Cybersecurity Executive

For professionals looking to advance their cybersecurity career and make it to the executive level, technical skills and managerial experience alone aren’t enough to make it to the top. Cybersecurity is a business issue, not just a technology issue, and those who make it to the C-Suite must have the necessary leadership, operational and strategic [...]

Best Paying Cybersecurity Jobs and Where to Find Them

What salary could you get from your next, or first, cybersecurity job? The salary expectations and opportunities are different in various locations for the best paying cybersecurity jobs in this rapidly expanding sector. Cyber crime is on the rise, with the cost of data breaches estimated to reach $2.1 trillion globally by 2019. In response, the number of cybersecurity jobs grew 75 percent (twice [...]

2017-05-26T20:28:35+00:00Categories: Cybersecurity|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Best Paying Cybersecurity Jobs and Where to Find Them

How to Become a Highly Paid Ethical Hacker

Ethical hackers are in increasing demand as companies scramble to protect themselves from mounting cybersecurity threats. What's involved in this well-paid role and how do you become a white-hat hacker? Ethical – or white-hat – hackers could be the next key cybersecurity role as businesses across a wide range of industries seek to pre-empt threats, thefts and fraud [...]

2017-01-23T19:01:38+00:00Categories: Careers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on How to Become a Highly Paid Ethical Hacker

Employers Have Higher (Degree) Demands for Cybersecurity Jobs

In July 2016, Intel Security and the U.S. Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) released Hacking the Skills Shortage, a report outlining the talent shortage across the cybersecurity industry worldwide.  Find out what the demand is for entry level Cyber Security jobs and Cyber Security Executive roles are as there continues to be a [...]

2017-07-26T18:26:19+00:00Categories: Careers, Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Employers Have Higher (Degree) Demands for Cybersecurity Jobs