9. Cyber Security Analyst
What They Do: Cyber security experts determine ways to protect an organization’s computer networks and systems. They’re always on patrol, trying to stay one step ahead of cyber invaders with nefarious intentions. These specialists are in big-time demand in every nook and cranny, from government to private sector companies. Demand is only expected to increase.
Hot Jobs Titles:
- Information Security Analyst
- Computer Security Specialist
- Data Security Administrator
- Information Security Manager
- Information Security Officer
- Information Security Specialist
- Information Systems Security Analyst
- Information Technology Security Analyst
- Information Technology Specialist
Median Annual Salary: $92,600*
Why It’s Hot: The BLS projects 28% job growth through 2026. Now THAT’S job security.
What You’ll Need: Many employers require a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field. However, military training and experience in this field will likely get you a call back.