According to a Procorre research UK businesses are increasing their request for cybersecurity experts.
The recent high profile hacks against Carphone Warehouse and Ashley Madison clearly showed the vulnerability of many IT security systems and contributed to the investment increase on cybersecurity.
Cybersecurity roles account for 14% of UK-Based IT jobs, with 15% of cyber security professionals paid at least £100.000 per annum.
The need for cyber security experts also contributed to the improvement of related studies in many universities such as Oxford, Warwick, University College London and Royal Holloway which now offer Master of Science degrees in areas such as ‘Cyber Security Management’, ‘Software and Systems Security’, and ‘Information Security’.
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