Growing Demand for Cybersecurity Jobs

Cyber security was born in 1989, when a man named Robert Morris created the first “computer worm”, which was a fast-spreading virus that was able to shut down a portion of the Internet.  Cybersecurity is currently one of the fastest growing job markets in today’s society.

Cybersecurity will have a profound impact on the job market.    Increasingly more new job will be required at major corporations and even smaller firms.  Currently more than 46% of the organizations experience shortage of cybersecurity expertize in 2016, which translates into a continued need for training and hiring security experts.

Most careers in this field require a bachelor’s degree in areas such as Computer Platform Technologies, Cyberlaw and Ethics, Cyber Security and Information Assurance.  The annual salary of an information security technician is somewhere in the range of $90,000 per year.  Positions include security analyst, security engineer, security architect, security administrator, chief information security officer (CISO), chief security officer (CSO), security consultant, security specialist, security intelligence officer, and many more.


Global Cybersecurity Market Outlook and Forecasts 2017 – 2022 examines cybersecurity technology and solutions. The report assesses risks and security operation issues relative to current and anticipated cybersecurity technologies. The research also assesses the impact regionally including North America, Europe, APAC, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. The report evaluates leading cybersecurity solution provider companies, product and solutions, and impact on industry verticals.

The report includes global and regional cybersecurity forecasts for the period 2017 to 2022 by product and solution, managed services, professional services, security type, deployment model, industry verticals, and threat platforms.

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