Cybersecurity Career Pathway
There are many opportunities for workers to start and advance their careers within cybersecurity. This interactive career pathway shows key jobs within cybersecurity, common transition opportunities between them, and detailed information about the salaries, credentials, and skillsets associated with each role.

AVERAGE SALARY
Shows the average advertisted salary listed in online job openings from October 2016 through September 2017
AVERAGE SALARY
No data, since there is a wide range of roles and salaries
TOTAL JOB OPENINGS
Shows the number of online job listings for cybersecurity-related positions from October 2016 through September 2017
TOTAL JOB OPENINGS
COMMON JOB TITLES
Shows common job titles employers list in job openings for each role
COMMON JOB TITLES
    COMMON NICE CYBERSECURITY WORKFORCE FRAMEWORK CATEGORIES
    Shows common NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework Categories that map to a particular job. Within each Framework Category are Specialty Areas that correspond to on-the-job competencies that may be required of workers in a particular role
    COMMON NICE CYBERSECURITY WORKFORCE FRAMEWORK CATEGORIES
      REQUESTED EDUCATION (%)
      Shows the percentage of online job listings requiring either less than a bachelor's degree, a bachelor's degree, or a graduate degree
      REQUESTED EDUCATION (%)
      TOP CERTIFICATIONS REQUESTED
      Shows the certifications most commonly requested by employers in job listings
      TOP CERTIFICATIONS REQUESTED
        TOP SKILLS REQUESTED
        Shows the skills most commonly requested by employers in job listings
        TOP SKILLS REQUESTED
          NICE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
          Lists qualifications and attributes that workers require in a particular NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework Specialty Area
          NICE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
          NICE FRAMEWORK TASKS
          Lists on-the-job duties that workers in a particular NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework Specialty Area perform
          NICE FRAMEWORK TASKS