Employment of Cyber Security analysts is projected to grow 28 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
ISACA, a non-profit information security advocacy group, predicts that there will be a global shortage of two million Cyber Security professionals by end of 2019 and research company Cyber Security Ventures released data that indicate 3.5 million cybersecurity jobs are likely to go unfilled globally by 2021.
Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce estimates there are around 350,000 cybersecurity jobs currently unfilled in the U.S. Cybersecurity field.
An Entry-Level Information Security Analyst with Cyber Security skills earns an average salary of $67,596 per year.
Cybersecurity professionals, like information security analysts, protect businesses, governments, and individuals from criminal activity on the internet. This means those with the right education and training could have plenty of career opportunities.
Cybersecurity is multi-faceted. … For learning Cyber Security it is not mandatory that you should have a deep knowledge of programming languages but you should have the basic knowledge of some of them like Python, basic programming, Java etc