WorkSource Montgomery facilitates industry-led solutions to meet the unique needs of Montgomery County’s cybersecurity industry.
Montgomery County is home to NIST (the National Institute of Standards and Technology) and NICE (National Institute for Cybersecurity Education), driving forces in the development and deployment of key Information Technology and Cybersecurity systems and standards.
Cybersecurity careers are increasingly categorized by the NIST framework. Learn more about the Cybersecurity framework at NICE.
Top Occupations within Cybersecurity in Montgomery County:
|Occupation Title||Number of Job Postings||Number Employed||MD Change 2012-2022||Mean Salary|
|Information Security Analysts||1,212||3,370||41.2%||$102,950|
|Computer Occupations, All Other||367||13,990||-0.6%||$104,020|
|Software Developers, Applications||313||12,490||20.9%||$108,190|
|Network/Computer Systems Administrators||197||12,990||14.1%||$100,620|
|Computer Network Architects||170||5,290||16.2%||$105,430|
Leading Cybersecurity Certifications:
WorkSource Montgomery is excited to be partnering with Montgomery College, the Tech Council of Maryland, Atlantech Online, Attronicia, Infosys Public Services, Inc and VeriQ in the TechHire (DOLETA) grant providing innovate training and job placement, advancing career pathways within cybersecurity occupations. Check out the Cyber Industry Brief here.