Summarized by the Alliance for Fort Gordon
Published October 28, 2022
The global cybersecurity workforce gap has increased by 26.2% compared to 2021, with 3.4 million more workers needed to secure assets effectively, according the (ISC)2 2022 Cybersecurity Workforce Study.
This represents a stark increase in the shortage of cybersecurity professionals compared to 2021, which stood at 2.72 million. The research surveyed 11,779 individuals responsible for cybersecurity.