Apprenticeship program aims to fill cybersecurity jobs
The growing need to bolster cybersecurity is so great that jobs in the industry are becoming hard to fill.
Metro St. Louis has 3,813 unfilled cybersecurity jobs, according to a supply and demand “heat map” on the website cyberseek.org.
Nationally, the number measures in the hundreds of thousands and is projected to grow to 1.8 million by 2022, according to Jason Carter, board president of the Midwest Cyber Center, a nonprofit group run out of Scott Air Force Base. READ MORE