UK’s biggest cyber-hungry employers revealed

Competition for security talent in the UK is fierce, with the big four accounting firms all on a hiring spree.

The job market for cybersecurity professionals is a highly competitive place for recruiters. The unemployment rate of cyber-pros is estimated to be zero, and high demand means it is a ‘sellers’ market’ for those with the right skills.

ISC2 reports that the EMEA region has a security staff shortage totaling more than 140,000 people, while at the same time 46 percent of current cybersecurity professionals are contacted weekly by recruiters, most of whom would consider switching jobs if the right offer came along.

With competition fierce, what can companies do to make their companies appealing to new recruits and keep the staff they already have?

Big enterprises

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