Cybersecurity manager/administrator

The cybersecurity manager/administrator role includes a variety of advanced-level information security positions focused on overseeing security systems and teams.

What does a cybersecurity manager do?

Cybersecurity managers and administrators require an advanced understanding of information security concepts, security operations and information assurance, as well as risk management and project management skills.

It is one of three advanced-level, core cybersecurity roles mapped directly to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s CyberSeek model.

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Common job titles
  • Information security manager
  • Security administrator
  • Information systems security officer
  • Information security officer
  • Information systems security officer (ISSO)
U.S. job openings
  • 14,320
Most-requested skills
  • Information security
  • Information systems
  • Information assurance
  • Linux
  • Network security
  • Project management
  • Vulnerability assessment
  • NIST Cybersecurity Framework
  • Security operations

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