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Cybersecurity Career Resources and New Workforce Data

Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week

Explore cybersecurity career paths

October 17-22, 2022

Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week is an effort to raise awareness of the variety of cybersecurity careers that are available and to share resources for those interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity.


CyberSeek is a free online tool that can help job seekers learn about cybersecurity. The interactive map shows an overview of open jobs across the United States. Additionally, the career path provides insight into the progression of a career in cybersecurity. You can learn about common job titles, average salaries, frequently requested credentials, and more!

New data on reveals that for the 12-month period ending September 2022, employers listed 769,736 vacancies for cybersecurity positions or jobs requiring cybersecurity skills.

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Join the #CyberCareerChat

Today at 2 p.m. ET, @NISTCyber will host a Twitter chat to share information on cybersecurity careers. During the chat, several community participants will share their resources. Follow the hashtags #CyberCareerChat, #CyberCareerWeek and #MyCyberJob to learn more.

Explore is a cybersecurity career navigation system that matches your interests and personality traits to specific cybersecurity job roles and provides you with a personalized cybersecurity career path. Free access to comprehensive cybersecurity career paths is available when you sign up for a FREE account between October 17-22, 2022!


Tune in to these key activities taking place on Wednesday, October 19:

Several other events and activities are taking place around the world. Find one to attend by exploring the online event portal.

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Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week

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