eSecurity Planet: Cybersecurity Employment Outlook 2021 | Burning Glass Technologies

“With the cost of cybercrime estimated to reach $6 trillion globally in 2021, there is a staggering demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals to combat these threats and manage cyber defenses. The New York Times reports there will be 3.5 million open cybersecurity jobs across the globe in 2021.

Certifications now play a large role in determining what positions people are capable of filling. According to Burning Glass, around 59% of all cybersecurity positions request at least one certification.”

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