Cybersecurity Analyst

(NOC 2122)
 

What do Cybersecurity Analyst do?

Cybersecurity specialists develop, plan, recommend, implement, improve and monitor security measures to protect an organization's computer networks, connected devices and information to prevent unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, or destruction of the information or of the systems on which the information resides.

How to become: Cybersecurity Analyst


  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, computer security, computer systems engineering, information systems or completion of a college program in information technology, network administration or other computer science related program is usually required.
  • Certification or training provided by software vendors may be required by some employers.

Where to study for a career as: Cybersecurity Analyst

Trent University
Peterborough, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Information Systems (B.A.) Bachelor
Information Systems (B.A.) Bachelor; Honours
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Ontario Tech University
Oshawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Information Technology - Networking and Information Technology Security Bachelor; Honours
Computing Science Bachelor; Honours
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Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Computer Science Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Computing and Business Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Bachelor of Information Technology (Network Technology) Bachelor; Co-op
Bachelor of Information Technology (Information Resource Management) Bachelor; Co-op
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Centennial College
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer and Communication Networks) Bachelor; Honours
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Modified on November 06, 2023

How much do Cybersecurity Analyst make?

Low:
$52,000
Average:
$87,693
High:
$128,003

Job openings for Cybersecurity Analyst

Job Seekers:
157,800
Job Openings:
143,700