The demand for cybersecurity roles
The demand for cybersecurity roles is soaring and approximately 1.5 million jobs are expected to be created in cybersecurity by 2021. The total available talentpool stands at 1.05 million and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 37%. Over half of this existing talent pool is directly employed with technology firms. Nearly 21% of the all cybersecurity talent is distributed across the top 10 global MSAs with Washington D.C. accounting for the highest number of cybersecurity professionals from a single city.
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