There are not enough qualified, trained, ready-to-go workers to address the growing level of cyber and security attacks. It's estimated that 35,000-40,000 unfilled positions remain in the North Texas Region today.
Awareness of the cybersecurity skills shortage has been growing worldwide. Nevertheless, that workforce gap continues to grow, putting organizations at risk. Despite increases in tech spending, this imbalance between supply and demand of skilled professionals continues to leave companies vulnerable. It's no surprise that research shows the shortage of cybersecurity professionals is now the #1 job concern among those who already work in the field.
The Dallas County Community College District is out to change that. Keep an eye on this page for future announcements.