Start a lucrative career protecting the world from cyber crime.
Get qualified for your Cyber Security career in a way that works for you.
Become a highly skilled and experienced graduate through a University Degree Pathway or access your Cyber Security career in less than a year through our accelerated training.
Become an in-demand cyber professional
The UK is one of the leading cyber security hubs in the world, with over 1,400 companies dedicated to protecting our computer systems and networks. With our society and economy becoming more interconnected, and the sophistication of cyber attackers and the value of data increasing, the need for professionals in this space is growing at a rapid rate.
‘160,035 cyber security job openings were posted in the UK in the last year, an increase of 30% on the previous year.’
- UK Cybersecurity Skills in the Labour Market 2023 report
Enjoy excellent career prospects and packages
By getting qualified or advancing your skills in Cyber Security, you can work in one of the highest-paying industries in the UK.
With Cyber Security skills being so in-demand, professionals in this space are in a strong position to negotiate good salaries and benefits.
According to the UK Cybersecurity Salary Survey 2023, the median salary for cyber security professionals in the UK is £60,000.
The highest-paid cyber security professionals, such as chief information security officers (CISOs) and security architects, can earn salaries in excess of £100,000 per year!
In addition to high salaries, cyber security careers also offer:
- Good job security
- Opportunities for advancement
- Flexible work arrangements
Which Cyber Security course is best for you?
Cyber Security University Degree Pathway
Get on the way to obtaining an internationally recognised degree in Cyber Security through our University Degree Pathway provided by Qualifi, a leading 21st-century Awarding Organisation.
Consisting of Years 1 and 2 of your Undergraduate Degree, you can study this element online, from home, and get on the way to Year 3 within 12 months.
This option is perfect for learners looking for a faster way to get a Degree in this space, unlocking worldwide job opportunities and post-graduate specialist studies related to Cyber Security.
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Cyber Security Course
With our online Cyber Security course, you’ll get the critical skills modern-day employers are searching for and be able to protect them from cyber crime and its devastating consequences.
Over 8 units of intensive training, you can go from a novice to a confident candidate who shines above the competition in the job market.
What’s more, you’ll be given post-graduation support and learning resources and our team of experts will help you secure your next career opportunity.
This option is ideal for those looking to start reaping the benefits of a Cyber Security career quickly, as well as those already working in this space who want to accelerate their skills rapidly to climb the career ladder.
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The importance of cyber security
In a digital-first society, data protection has never been more important, with corporations all over the world seeking cyber security professionals.
By working in this space, you will protect digital devices from falling victim to cyber attacks, keeping confidential and sensitive information safe across various systems and networks.
Protect Businesses from Cyber Threats
With this knowledge, you will have the ability and skill set to pursue a range of roles, such as an ethical hacker or cyber threat intelligence analyst. The demand for IT professionals in this sector is high, with the likes of Barclays and Vodafone seeking experts in cyber security.
Fill the Skills Gap
With 50% of UK businesses lacking basic cyber skills in their employee pool and 49% of cyber firms crying out for technical experts, trained professionals in this space have never been more in demand.