The percentage of universities that are offering cyber-related courses has increased drastically over recent years. Also, there is a well-publicised skills shortage in the cyber security discipline which continues to widen at an alarming rate.
However, it is vital that the university courses remain relevant to the requirements of the market that the graduates will be entering. The security industry remains very fragmented as no two companies security functions are the same. Therefore, the security team needs to be tailored for the company’s specific requirements.