Wanted Analytics (04/25/12) Abby Lombardi
Concerns about cyber security are prompting an increase in hiring demand for computer security specialists. More than 5,500 job ads for the occupation were posted online in March, a 32% increase in hiring demand compared with a year ago, and an all-time high. Washington, DC, New York, Dallas, Chicago, and Baltimore posted the highest volume of job ads for the occupation. Companies in the Washington, DC, area are having some of the greatest difficulties recruiting applicants with the needed skills.