Cybersecurity job market

Have you wondered how much “in-demand” are cybersecurity skills? Check out this heat map:


The national supply/demand ratio is 2.6, which is very low. In comparison, for all jobs, the ratio is 5.6. In the North East U.S., Massachusetts, New Jersey and Vermont have the lowest ratios.


For a similar heat map for software developer jobs, check this out:




Krishnan Pillaipakkamnatt

Professor, Chair

Department of Computer Science

Hofstra University