Which of the following IT Certifications have you earned in the past 5 years?

CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)32%

CISM (Certified Information Security Manager)36%

CCISO (Certified Chief Information Security Officer)23%

CompTIA Security+17%

CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor)14%

CCSP (Certified Cloud Security Professional)12%

I haven't earned a certification.28%

Other (comment below)9%


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Director of Technology Strategy in Services (non-Government), 2 - 10 employees
There's a part of me that wants to argue the point that none of these are tech qualifications but are significantly more valuable to an organsiation. Especially as security and tech diverge.

We are reaching a point where the CIO should no longer be the gatekeeper to good security, and the CISO needs to be brought to the table too.
CTO in Software, 201 - 500 employees
Azure related certs - architect, security engineer.
Director in Manufacturing, 1,001 - 5,000 employees
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Director of IT in Software, 201 - 500 employees
Azure related, AZ-104, AZ-500, MS-100, MS-101, MS-700, MS-203, MS-500
CCNA CyberOps
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VMware DCV
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Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE) - already had the others you listed.

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