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The Demand for Cyber-Security Workers from Ridgecrest

 

CyberSecurity is one of the very best professional opportunities today. The need for employees in CyberSecurity is really high. According to Cyberseek, there are over 300,000 openings across the country. In the Tampa/St. Petersburg/Clearwater market they estimate over 4,000 openings, yet the supply of certified people is really low. This makes CyberSecurity an excellent option for anybody considering entering into an occupation with lots of chances for advancement. Almost on a daily basis there are news articles about assaults as well as cyber-attacks. The need is through the roof for business, the armed forces as well as government agencies– at the regional, state as well as government levels.

However, many go about this the wrong way. It is easy to spend substantial cash as well as time on university programs as well as courses that do not offer the results you would expect. We focus on the specific training, abilities as well as mandatory requirements companies desire their staff members to have: certifications. The ideal ones aid you jump start into your career swiftly as well as move up the ladder in this high demand field.

 

 

Entry Level Certifications

 

Just starting out? To begin, consider obtaining your CompTIA A+, Network+ as well as Security+. We can prepare you to help obtain your certification in all three of these. This will supply the essential structure employers are looking for as well as meet the DOD 8570 requirements.

 

Mid Level Certifications

 

All set to keep going as well as take on more duties? The following step in your education is to add to your computer networking abilities. You can do this with certifications such as Cisco’s CCNA, Microsoft MCSA Server and/or Microsoft Azure Administrator or AWS Solutions Architect. Add to your Cyber-Security repertoire with CompTIA Cyber-Security Analyst (CySA) or Penetration Tester (PenTest+) and much more.

 

Expert Level Certifications

 

All set to join the top professionals as well as become a professional? Look at the certifications for the moreskilled specialist to establish yourself among the best. These consist of Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) and much more. Use your new abilities to secure your company as well as aid them remain risk-free from cyberattack.

 

 

CyberSecurity Awareness Education for Ridgecrest

 

What type of courses do you need to to get hired in this worthwhile career? How do you obtain the qualifications to deal with the constant threat from hacking that companies face? This was addressed by a recent salary survey by Information Week’s Dark Reading reports. This may surprise you: 70% of employees in the Cyber-Security field said that learning certification courses were the most valuable in developing their career. Only 10% said a college degree (and only 5% said an MBA). A large number of the jobs in this career have a mandatory legal requirement that you have to be certified. This means you can get the skills you need to get started and move up in your career that much faster! Learn the skills you need so you can be an important and dependable part of the team.

 

 

Why get certified in Cyber-Security?

 

Many jobs in Cyber-Security have a legal requirement: According to the DoD 8140 (which replaced DOD 8570) regulation you are required to be certified for specific roles if you might obtain access to sensitive government data. With numerous big companies who work with the government needing certified individuals for these positions, many other companies follow suit, needing the exact same qualifications even if there is not a legal demand. Given that numerous companies make use of applicant tracking systems to filter applications as well as resumes, it is crucial to obtain the same qualifications simply to have your application even being seen! We assist you learn more about this technology so you can get into this industry.

 

 

FAQ’s

 

Do you have to have a degree to get into Cyber-Security?

 

Many love to debate this one, so this was addressed by a recent salary survey by Information Week’s Dark Reading reports. They asked people working in this field. Surprisingly, 70% of individuals in the Cyber-Security field said that learning certification courses were the most valuable in developing their career. Only 10% said a college degree (and only 5% said an MBA).

What are the best certifications for Cyber-Security ?

 

CompTIA Security+
CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker.
CISM: Certified Information Security Manager.
CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional.
CISA: Certified Information Systems Auditor
CASP: CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner
CySA: Cyber Security Analyst

Of these, the most important one to get started is CompTIA Security+. The most important one for experienced professionals to advance is CISSP

 

How long is Cyber-Security training?

 

A typical certification course is 40 hours. A college might spread this over a semester. Standard industry training is short term: as little as one week.

 

Is Cyber-Security a good career?

 

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Security Analysts is projected to grow by 37 percent between 2012 and 2022, which is much faster than average. Cyberseek.org’s supply and demand heat map shows over 300,000 job openings across the United States. Some markets are hotter than others. The Tampa/Clearwater/St. Petersburg job market has over 4,000 job opening and the supply of certified workers is very low.

 

How can I learn Cyber-Security for free?

 

Are you unemployed or under-employed? If so, you might qualify for a workforce grant (WIOA) that would pay for it. If you are a veteran, you can use your GI Bill.

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Does Cyber-Security pay well?

 

Forbes magazine published a list of the top certifications for 2019, many of which were for cyber-security. Please remember these are national averages, so some locations will pay less. Also, these are not entry level salaries.

 

What New Horizons Offers

 

Do not squander years attempting to obtain an education in cybersecurity that may not even offer you the necessary work requirements you need. In a few brief, intense weeks you can obtain the training, prep work and certifications you require to get started and move up in this field. New Horizon’s is the world’s largest independent training company with 300 locations in 70 countries. We are the world’s largest Microsoft and largest Cisco certified training partner. In Central Florida alone we work with over 3,000 employers who use us for their training needs.

 

Short term, intense training

 

A community college may take an entire semester to conduct a 40 hour class. We can do this in as little as one week so we can help you that much more promptly to aid you in your employment search. Classes are offered onsite at our center or online.

 

Unmatched services and support

 

You can retake a class absolutely free if required. We have practice exams and test crams for our students at at no cost to help you pass much more easily and have a test pass guarantee. Depending on the evening, day and program classes may be offered.

 

Career Placement Assistance

 

We have teamed up with a staffing firm to aid you get get a job. They have devoted a person who works at our facility solely with our students. This consists of help with your resume, cover letters, LinkedIn profile, interviewing techniques, how to beat the applicant tracking systems and most significantly, getting|presenting} your information in front of the hiring supervisors. Many of the companies who use us for their training also recruit from us, providing us job leads that are not advertised.

 

We also serve the following areas close by:

Largo, Harbor Bluffs, Belleair Bluffs, Belleair, Belleair Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, Indian Shores, Seminole, Four Corners, Clearwater

 

 

 

A New Era in Cyber-Security  Training in Ridgecrest

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