Cyber-Security is one of the top career opportunities today. The demand for workers in CyberSecurity is soaring. According to Cyberseek, there are over 300,000 positions that need to be filled nationwide. In the Tampa/St. Petersburg/Clearwater job market they estimate over 4,000 openings, but the amount of certified workers is very low. This makes Cyber-Security a perfect pick for anyone looking into get into a career with lots of opportunities to move up the ladder. Almost every day there yet another story about hacking and attacks. The need is soaring for companies, the armed forces and government bureaucracies–at the local, state and federal levels.
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What is the DOD 8570 chart and why does it matter in your Cyber-Security career? Many jobs have a government rule they have to follow: If you are in a position where you might have access to sensitive government information, then you are required to have at least one of the certifications listed for that role (see chart). Even companies who do no business with the government are now often requiring these in similar positions.
Here are just a few of the most popular certifications that meet the DOD 8570 requirements:
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