The survey revealed, to no great surprise, that the majority (74%) of IT professionals work unpaid overtime each week. However, 34% reported working an average of more than 15 extra hours a week.
IT security career
If the cloud becomes the primary data center, will there even be a need for a traditional IT department? A third (33%) of nearly 140 IT pros polled thought that the cloud will be the end of the traditional IT team.
How can an ambitious individual break into the cyber security field? And what can they expect from such a career? To find out, we sat down with veteran IT security professional Chris Stoneff of Lieberman Software.
The CEO of Ashley Madison resigned as a result of the very public data breach the company suffered. This CEO follows the same IT security road of shame that the leadership of Target and other corporations have taken.
Unemployment figures seem to be falling slightly, but the job market is still tight and few people are changing positions. This makes both securing a new job and climbing the corporate ladder difficult indeed.
So to help you cope with this predicament here are five tips that all IT security professionals can use to stand out from the competition.