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Cybersecurity Analyst

A good fit if you like: Attention to Detail Technical Challenges Problem Solving

As a Cybersecurity Analyst, you’ll protect your company’s hardware, software, and networks from theft, loss, or unauthorized access. You’ll help defend against cyber threats, and respond to security breaches when they do happen. At a small company, you might perform many tasks. At larger ones, you might specialize as part of a security team. You’ll need familiarity with operating systems like Windows, Mac, and LinUX and experience with firewalls, VPNs, proxies, and security and information event management systems.

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Salary Range

Entry-Level: $66,900
Intermediate: $77,500
Senior: $120,000

*Sourced from LinkedIn & Glassdoor

Job Postings

National: 8,883
Florida: 388

*Sourced from Lightcast, period July 2021 – June 2022

Common Job Titles

Information Security Analyst Security Analyst Cybersecurity Analyst

Skills Needed

Information Security Linux Network Security Python NIST Cybersecurity Framework Project Management

Courses

IBM Cybersecurity Analyst Certificate

Using MySQL Database with PHP

Introduction to Networks and Cisco Devices

Configure and Test Basic Network Connectivity

Securing Cisco Switches with Port Security

Create a Python Application Using PyMongo and MongoDB Database

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3mo

$139

6mo*

$279

12mo

$529

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