The CP List: 20 Top In-Demand IT Certifications


Certified Ethical Hacker

White Hat HackerThe International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) created and manages this cert, which is designed for security officers and auditors, site administrators and others responsible for network and data security, according to Global Knowledge.

Cybersecurity has always been a top priority since we started keeping the list, so the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), (ISC)² and EC Council certifications, they’re regulars, they’re best in class and leading the way in terms of cybersecurity and risk, and privacy best practices,” Schweer said. 

Certified Information Security Manager

Cited by both Global Knowledge and Robert Half, this is a management-focused certification for professionals who build and manage an enterprise’s information security. It promotes international security best practices.

“Anyone can pursue a certification, but they can be rigorous programs, so they are best suited for someone who has a bit of knowledge, and can put the time and effort into attaining them,” Johnson said. “It should be thoughtfully considered whether to pursue a certification, you want to make sure the reward matches the effort by way of better opportunities for your career path.”

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