A pathway in cyber leadership could see you managing defenders, attackers or investigators to better protect organisations. You’ll need to be a good people person and an inspiring leader, ready to take the lead on anything from massive security transformation programs through to single penetration tests or investigations.
Cyber Operations Management
Cyber Operations Managers can lead incident response, penetration testing or security monitoring teams. You’ll need to understand how each role fits together and the business value of them.
Technical Director / Chief Information Security Officer
Technical directors or Chief Information Security Officer’s (CISO’s) can be responsible for leading an organisations complete cyber security programme. You’ll be high up in an organisation, leading from the front. You’ll need to be a real people-person and have a real passion for taking responsibility on behalf of an entire organisation.