Cybersecurity Offers a Variety of Job Roles
There are a variety of different job roles in cybersecurity and every industry is in need of skilled talent. There are entry-level to mid-level in audit, cyber defense, red team, purple team, forensics, and cloud. There is also a high demand for managers and executives with cybersecurity skills and knowledge.
Here are some resources where you can learn more about cybersecurity job roles and their current demand:
We compiled a list of the 20 Coolest Cybersecurity Jobs and highlighted what the role does, why it is important and what certifications are needed to land this job.
Take Your Cybersecurity Skills to the Next Level
If you’re new to SANS, you’re probably wondering where to start. SANS training and GIAC certifications can help you reach your goals, but first you need to find the right course or certification for you. Level Up is a short, fun test to challenge your knowledge and see if you know more than you think you know. This isn’t an assessment test, but it can give you a bit of guidance on which SANS course could help you to level up.
Learn the Fundamentals
New to Cyber Field Manual
This manual contains several sections, each focusing on different ways to develop cybersecurity skills. If you focus your efforts on each one, you will gain exposure to the industry and be able to better define your specific pathway and interests.