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6 Figure IT Security

6 Figures in IT Security “cybersecurity” (Do you Want this? If so, sign up here)

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I am thinking of doing a course on how to make 6 figures in IT Security. What do you think? Is this something you would be interested in? This is something I know a lot about.

I would explain:
The landscape of IT Security
Career paths in IT Security
How to choose the right path
How to prepare for that path
What kinds of IT security jobs make 6 figures
What places and companies pay 6 figures
What certifications, degrees and experience you need to start
How to build a bad ass IT security resume
where to post it
how to respond once offers start coming in

IT security position job Q&A (part 1)

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In this video we read some of your questions about getting IT Security Jobs.

“I have a B.A in Telecommunications, would this work for this career field.” see the answer at 00:00:45

shawn 08
“Hey Bruce I got my security + and cap. What do you suggest on how to get into the risk management/ security auditing field when someone doesn’t have any experience? I do have 7 years experience in desktop support and data center monitoring just want to try a different field but not sure how to go about this.”
answer at 00:02:53

David petrell
“What training is need to get into the security field? I have a BS in information security and working a MS in Cybersecurity and working on getting my CEH cert. What are ways that I can get into the security field as I don’t have any security experience and most jobs postings are wanting at least 4 to 5 years of experience”
answer at 00:06:26

Job Title: IT Network Security Analyst

Job Title:  IT Network Security Analyst 

Position Type: Contract – 30 hours/wk.
Cleint: CROCS
Location : Niwot
Our client is looking for a Security Analyst to support their team with the network and security related issues.  I

Position Requirements:

  • Possess a great attitude and desire to dig deep into the field of information security
  • Detail oriented work style with ability to follow through on tasks
  • Ability to work collaboratively in team environments
  • Possess strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • General understanding of below areas:
    • IT Security
    • Networking
    • System administration
    • Programming/Scripting
    • Willingness to acquire in-depth knowledge of network and host-based security technologies
    • Knowledge of the current IT threat landscape and emerging trends in cyber security


  • A certificate in a related discipline such as IT Security, Networking, System Administration, and/or Programing/Scripting are preferred.
  • A degree in Information Technology, or a related academic discipline is preferred, but not required for this position.

**If this is not a fit for you or you are not interested, Ascent Services Group offers an excellent Referral Bonus!  We look forward to hearing from you!