Job Market in North America best for InfoSec

View this inspiring article about the situation of Infosec job market in USA and Canada nowadays. Part of the article is behind a registration wall, but it’s definitely worth reading.

Some good news for us:
Please refer to the link. The name of the article is ‘There’s some security in security’.

“Network staff with security experience are among the most in demand these days, according to the latest report from an IT labour market firm”

“…the pay of 57 networking-related skills that require certifications … dropped 0.9 per cent in the three month period that ended Oct. 1, compared to 0.2 per cent for a basket of 199 IT certified skills. In other words, their pay dropped more than the average.

Meanwhile the pay of those with IT security certified skills also dropped, but not as fast or as far.

Direct links are not posted to the article due to copyright legislation.


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