Global Cybersecurity Workforce Expands by25% in 2020, (ISC)² Reveals

Global Cybersecurity Workforce Expands by25% in 2020, (ISC)² Reveals
  • Researchers report year-over-year reduction in the cybersecurity workforce gap
  • The ranks of the cybersecurity profession have grown to 3.5 million infosec professionals (700,000 or 25% more than last year’s workforce estimate)
  • Staffing in the field still needs to grow by approximately 41% in the US and 89% worldwide, meaning the talent gap remains a concern
  • The average annual cybersecurity salary is highest in North America, at $112,000
  • Cloud computing security is the most in-demand skillset

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