Cyber Security or Information Assurance: Which Career is Right for You?

In the discipline's early days, the majority of cyber security training was done on the job. As the field became more structured, educational institutions started offering advanced cyber security degrees. This begs the question – which one is right for you? There is a range of cyber security degrees available for those looking to improve their skills and boost their long-term career [...]

2018-09-25T18:53:27+00:00Categories: Careers|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Cyber Security or Information Assurance: Which Career is Right for You?

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

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

Major in Cyber Security or Specialize in Cyber Security: What Are My Options?

The demand for information security professionals is expected to increase by 53 percent through 2018, according to a Stanford University study. However, many cyber security jobs are unfilled, especially senior-level positions where vacancy rates are more than 50 percent. If you’re an IT professional looking to move up the ladder and snag one of those vacant – and [...]