Highest paying certifications, skills in demand revealed

Global Knowledge surveyed 14,000 IT and business professionals worldwide, and confirmed that individuals and organizations benefit from IT certification. Participants identified increased productivity and earning potential, fewer skills gaps and faster troubleshooting as benefits of certification. The majority of IT decision-makers indicated that the cost of certification is recouped through increased productivity, faster troubleshooting and … Read more

70+ Cyber Security Micro-Courses and Certifications To Boost Your IT Career

With the evolving hacking events around us, cyber-security skills are in high demand across all organizations and industries, because a shortage of skilled cyber security practitioners could leave an organization vulnerable to cyber attacks. But knowledge alone is not sufficient, ‘certification as eligibility’ also matters, which shows employers that you are serious about your career … Read more

8 Valuable Security Certifications For 2017

A security credential could be the step towards your next job title. But which one to get? Security certifications aren’t mandatory for all industry experts, but they can make a difference in applying for new roles. (ISC)² CEO David Shearer says they’re a “must-have” when looking at candidates on paper. “Statistically, someone who goes through … Read more

CompTIA Unveils Cyberanalyst Certification

CompTIA, the information technology (IT) association, has unveiled a vendor-neutral certification, CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+), designed to bring behavioral analytics to the forefront of assessing cyber-threats. Cybersecurity’s workforce shortage is well-documented. Read More

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst certification to include behavioral analytics

CompTIA unveiled a vendor-neutral certification, CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+), that brings behavioral analytics to the forefront of assessing cyber threats. The CompTIA CSA+ certification will offer broad-spectrum validation of knowledge and skills required to configure and use cyber-threat detection tools, perform data analysis and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, threats and risks to an … Read more