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Posted May 27, 2015 by

Certify Your Career In Cyber Security

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Rakesh Singh, Head of Marketing at Aditi Staffing

Information technology is growing at breakneck speed, and so are the number of threats aimed at disabling the progress of technology. Surveys show that the number of cyber attacks have only increased in the last few years, and show no signs of abating in the near future.

According to Symantec, a leading company in the field of cybersecurity, web based attacks against governments, businesses and individuals have increased by 23%. Cyber attacks are so powerful that with the click of a button, governments can be brought down and political structures destroyed. This was the case when Stuxnet was used to cripple the Iranian nuclear mechanism. Though no one knows who was responsible to date, there is no doubt that cyber attacks are the future of warfare. (more…)

Posted February 20, 2015 by

You’ll Never Believe How Few Computer Security Experts Graduated in 2014

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STEM. Virtually every small, medium, and large employer in the country would love to hire additional recent graduates and students with science, technology, engineering, or math degrees. These employers often ask our account management and client services team for suggestions for how we can help those employers hire those with bachelor’s degrees in computer science and sometimes even those with bachelor’s degrees in computer science with a specialty in computer or cyber security.

We knew that the number of these highly skills technology workers were few but we didn’t appreciate just how few until our data science team did some labor market research. We’re making the Excel containing the details of our computer and cyber security labor market research available for free download but, at a high level, we found:

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Posted February 09, 2015 by

The Fastest Growing Industries of 2015

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Whether you’re a college student, a recent graduate, or thinking about switching careers and furthering your education, you may have a lot of questions about what field and industry is right for you. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment in the United States will increase by 10.1 percent between 2008 and 2018, but there are some careers growing at an even faster pace. If you are looking for a career in a stable and growing field, consider one of these hot jobs in 2015. (more…)