The world of work has changed a lot in recent years. COVID-19 has forced businesses of all kinds to adopt remote working, offer schools online learning, and force healthcare providers to expand telemedicine. Today more companies than ever before are working on cloud-based platforms. And many of them collect, process, and store personal and financial information, making cybersecurity more important than ever.
Put simply, cybersecurity is the protection of Internet-connected systems such as hardware, software and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. This was a very popular field even before the pandemic. Today career opportunities have expanded dramatically and wages are high.
- The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) puts the median wage in 2020 at US $ 49.80 per hour or US $ 103,590 per year. ONET OnLine (onetonline.org) – the country’s most important source for …