Cybersecurity Career Pathways

Aug. 23, 2018 - Careers in Colorado has undergone a significant redesign and expansion with the addition of new industries. Cybersecurity is one of the new industries profiled with a range of career pathways in Colorado.

Business is booming for cybersecurity workers in Colorado, with more than 100 cybersecurity businesses looking for people with cybersecurity skills and knowledge. Colorado has one of the highest concentrations of cybersecurity jobs in the nation. Cybersecurity experts work in a wide range of settings - from large finance companies to manufacturing to government agencies. Individuals in cybersecurity are paid approximately 9% more than other IT workers. Cybersecurity professionals enjoy the challenge of getting into the mindset of a hacker in order to defend their systems from harm.

If you are interested in learning more about becoming a cybersecurity professional, Careers in Colorado can help you get started on a cybersecurity career pathway.