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Unread 2017-11-16, 06:48 AM   #25
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27 Years in IT.

IMO: Info/Cyber security.

Easy to break in if you have no criminal record. get a Jr level SOC job, welcome to 2nd or 3d shift for a year or two @ 40-45K

After 2 years, start pushing that networking background into some development and take a hard look at being an WAF Engineer. (Web application firewall) - Jr. - 65-90K after 5 years, 120-200K.

Otherwise, pick a compliance flavor and "get good" - I've done pretty well with PCI compliance as my flavor.

Long hours, late nights, low appreciation. - These are common.


I do the things today that others won't, so tomorrow I can do the things that others can't.
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