Why Should I Get CompTIA CySA+ Certified?
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is the industry standard for validating that cybersecurity professionals can perform data analysis and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, threats and risks to an organization. CompTIA CySA+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.
The new CompTIA CySA+ certification covers the security analyst job role, in addition to these others:
- Security operations center (SOC) analyst
- Vulnerability analyst
- Cybersecurity specialist
- Threat intelligence analyst
- Security engineer
- Cybersecurity analyst
Companies like the U.S. DoD, Target, Western Governors University, and Northrup Grumman all look for CompTIA CySA+ certification in hiring.
Expect Success with CompTIA CySA+ Certification
Getting certified is the best way to future-proof your career – 9 out of 10 employers agree that certifications are critical in finding the right person for the job. Plus, IT certified individuals are more likely to be promoted than those without IT certifications.
Other Employers that Recommend or Require CompTIA CySA+ Certification
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- U.S. Navy
- RICOH USA
- Japan Business Systems (JBS)
- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
- Washington State Patrol
- Dell SecureWorks
- Linux Professional Institute
- Boulder Community Health
- BlacKnight Cyber Security International
- Summit Credit Union
Ready to Advance Your Skill Level in Cybersecurity?
CompTIA now offers a number of exam training options for CASP+ to fit your particular learning style and schedule, many of which may be used in combination with each other as you prepare for your exam.
There’s a wealth of information to take you from deciding if CompTIA CASP+ is right for you, all the way to taking your exam. We’re with you every step of the way!