It Takes An Average Of 3 To 6 Months To Fill A Cybersecurity Job
Dark Reading, March 12th, 2019
March 12, 2019,
Volume 252, Issue 2

"Meanwhile, organizations are looking at unconventional ways to staff up and train their workforce as technical expertise gets even harder to find.

As the demand for cybersecurity professionals continues to rise against the backdrop of a job candidate shortage, employers say only half of applicants (or fewer) actually meet the qualifications.

The new data from industry association ISACA also shows that finding and hiring qualified cybersecurity pros takes longer now: 32% of organizations say filling a position takes six months, up from 26% last year, and more than 60% of organizations say positions sit vacant for at least three months, up from 55% last year..."

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