Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Security One of the Hottest Skills for 2010

Computerworld recently published a list of the six hottest skills for 2010.  Number 5 is Security.

An understanding of basic security issues is becoming mandatory across a wide range of jobs from programmers, networking professionals, IT managers, and project management professionals.  Companies want employees with basic cyber security skills.

Tom Silver, senior vice president for North America at Dice Holdings Inc., which operates and other careers Web sites was quoted as saying: "If you know how to help keep your company's information secure, there will be a home for you forever." "Security" he says. "is an evergreen skill."

Darril Gibson
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