Cyber security industry key to solving skills gap

Read why Warwick Ashford says that in the face of a growing cyber security skill shortage, the cyber security industry itself needs to do more to attract people on Computer Weekly : The cyber security industry needs do a better job at marketing itself, demonstrating what roles are available, and making it easier for people to switch […]

How Small Businesses Can Weather the Cybersecurity Skills Gap “Storm”

Read Reg Harnish explain how small businesses can solve the cyber security skills gap problem on SC News : From the ever-growing Internet of Things to the rising implementation of automation and artificial intelligence, perpetual advancements in technology have provided us with a new level of convenience. But, not without a price. Read his full article […]

How Small Businesses Can Weather the Cybersecurity Skills Gap “Storm”

From the ever-growing Internet of Things to the rising implementation of automation and artificial intelligence, perpetual advancements in technology have provided us with a new level of convenience. Read Reg Harnish, CEO of GreyCastle Security and Renee Walrath, Founder of Walrath Recruiting explain how small and medium businesses can weather cyber security skills gap on SC […]

‘Cybersecurity’ term might be scaring off young talent

Read why says that the cyber security term may be causing disconnect between the 18- to 26-year-olds on Healthcare IT News : When the National Cyber Security Alliance asked 18- to 26-year-olds what skills they are looking for in a career, researchers uncovered a list that would, if framed properly, forge cybersecurity professionals. Read his full […]

Cyber security specialists in demand as threat from online criminals and cyber attacks continues to grow

Cyber security specialists are in demand as organisations face a growing threat from online criminals. Adam Shapley, senior regional director from recruiters Hays Information Technology says the implications of being attacked online are far reaching. Read why Adam Shapley of Hays Information Technology says that companies are scouting for cyber security pros even as cyber attacks […]

Rethinking the quest to fix cybersecurity talent shortage

A study by specialist recruiter Robert Half in 2016 found that 85% of Singaporean CIOs polled anticipate more cybersecurity threats in the next five years – well above the 78% average of the eight countries surveyed – citing shortage of skilled IT security professionals as a major reason. During the survey, a majority of CIOs […]

Cybersecurity skills shortage hurts security analytics, operations

Read why on Oltsik says that cyber security skill shortage is leading to poor cyber sec operations and analytics on CSO Online : I’ve written a lot about the cybersecurity skills shortage over the past five years. For example, ESG research indicates that 45 percent of organizations claim to have a problematic shortage of cybersecurity […]

Here are the dos and don’ts when hiring healthcare cybersecurity pros

Healthcare organizations are wrestling with a vast number of cybersecurity job openings and the dearth of cybersecurity professionals to fill those roles. Fifty-eight percent are training existing staff in new security skills, 53 percent are using contractors, 36 percent are employing managed security service providers (MSSPs), and only 31 percent are hiring new staff, according to […]

Cybersecurity job market to suffer severe workforce shortage

Read Steve Morgan’s article about how cyber security is suffering a serious workforce shortage on CSO Online : The global cybercrime epidemic – predicted to cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021 – is creating an unprecedented shortage of cybersecurity workers. These 10 facts, figures, statistics, and observations sum up the employment crisis – and […]

As the skills gap widens, IT teams will struggle even more

When it comes to meeting future demands, IT leaders in the UK are lagging behind those in Germany and the US. This is according to a new report by Brocade, entitled Global Digital Transformation Skills Study. The report is based on a survey of 630 IT leaders in the US, UK, France, Germany, Australia and […]