The industry demand for skilled cyber professionals continues to outpace the availability of trained and knowledgeable individuals, and job growth potential and salaries are eclipsing all other IT-related professions.

  • The demand for Information Security Professionals is expected to grow by 53% by 20181
  • 84% of organizations say that less than half of applications for security jobs are appropriately qualified2
  • Enterprises have continued difficulty finding qualified personnel to fill cybersecurity positions3
  • Cybersecurity job growth has increased by over 74% since 2007—twice the pace of growth in the overall IT job market4—and is expected to increase at a +20% pace through 20185.
  • According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers report on job outlook for the class of 2014, the median US-based salary for cybersecurity professionals is $70,000-$118,000.

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1Source: Demand to Fill Cybersecurity Jobs Booming. Peninsula Press, March 2015

2Source: State of Cybersecurity: Implications for 2015, ISACA and RSA Conference Joint Survey

3Source: ISACA, “State of Cyber Security 2017: Current Trends in Workforce Development,” February 2017,

4Source: Burning Glass Technologies Job Market Intelligence: Report on the Growth of Cybersecurity Jobs March 2014

5Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics