About Cyber Security Expert Program

  • What are the prerequisites for this cyber security training?

    There are no prerequisites for cyber security expert training in Chicago. It is suggested, but not required, that you have some prior programming experience.

  • What are the objectives of this cyber security expert program?

    Through industry-leading certification courses such as CompTIA Security+, CEH, CISSP, CISM, and CCSP, our cyber security expert training in Chicago gives cybersecurity professionals basic, intermediate, and advanced security capabilities. This program concludes with a capstone project that is very thoughtfully designed to reinforce learning by building a real industry product that encompasses the key aspects learned throughout the program.

  • What are the career benefits of this training?

    Experts in cybersecurity must know how to build a 360-degree view of the domain, which includes a variety of security components and technologies today. All of these key skill sets have been packed into Simplilearn's cyber security expert training in Chicago. The following are the advantages:

    In India, there are around 2000 cybersecurity positions and over 40,000 in the United States (Indeed.com). By 2019, there are anticipated to be six million cybersecurity employment openings worldwide (source: Forbes, January 2016).  Penetration testers, network analysts, cybersecurity auditors, cybersecurity architects, cybersecurity analysts, forensics investigators, and other related professionals require a strong understanding of cybersecurity.

    In India, the typical income for a cybersecurity analyst is INR 418,389 per year (source: Glassdoor), while in the United States, it is $134,000 per year and you will achieve this with our Cyber security expert training in Chicago.

  • What skills will you learn after completing the Cyber security expert training in Chicago?

    You will learn the following skills from this Cyber security expert training in Chicago:

    • Master sophisticated hacking principles to effectively handle information security.
    • Create a secure IT operation's security architecture and foundation.
    • To aid organizational security, install, configure, and deploy public key infrastructure and network components during the analysis and troubleshooting difficulties.
    • Create cloud storage architectures and security methods, then use them to assess risks.
    • Data transfer is protected, disaster recovery is performed, CSP security is accessed, and client databases are managed.

     All these skills you will have in our Cyber security expert training in Chicago.

  • Who should enroll?

    Our cyber security expert training in Chicago is ideal for the following individuals:

    • IT auditors and penetration testers at all levels
    • Analysts, managers, architects, consultants, or administrators who deal with networks
    • Engineers who provide technical help
    • Administrators or system analysts
    • consultants and managers in the field of security
    • Engineers who work on security systems
    • Officers in charge of information security (CISOs)
    • Officers in charge of compliance, privacy, and risk
    • Directors, managers, and consultants in the field of information technology
    • Auditor/architects of security

  • Which courses and topics will be covered?

    Courses and topics will be covered in our cyber security expert training in Chicago

    • Live virtual classroom will be the mode of training for this course.
    • In the CompTIA Network+ course, electives will be concepts of networking, and the mode of training will be Self-paced Learning on the Internet.
    • CompTIA Security+ 501 course, fundamentals of security will be covered and the mode of training will be a live virtual classroom.
    • In the CISM course, the elective will be Management of Security Teams and the mode of teaching will be Online Self-paced Learning.
    • Architecture of Security Systems in this CISSP course will be covered and Live Virtual Classroom (LVC) and Online Self-paced Learning (OSL) will be the mode of training and learning.
    • In the in-depth CCSP course, the architecture of cloud security will be covered and Live Virtual Classroom and Online Self-paced Learning will be the mode of learning.

     These are the topics that will be covered in our cyber security expert training in Chicago.

Cyber Security Expert Learning Path

  • Course 1

    Introduction to Cyber Security

    Simplilearn’s Introduction to Cyber Security course for beginners is designed to give you a foundational look at today’s cybersecurity landscape and provide you with the tools to evaluate and manage security protocols in information processing systems.

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  • Course 2Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    CompTIA Security+ (SY0-601)

    CompTIA Security+ is a globally trusted certification that validates foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this certification training covers the essential principles of network security and risk management.

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  • Course 3Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    CEH (v11)- Certified Ethical Hacker

    This Certified Ethical Hacker-Version 11 (earlier CEHv10) course will train you on the advanced step-by-step methodologies that hackers actually use, such as writing virus codes, and reverse engineering, so you can better protect corporate infrastructure from data breaches. This ethical hacking course will help you master advanced network packet analysis and advanced system penetration testing techniques to build your network security skill-set and beat hackers at their own game.

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  • Course 4Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    CISSP® Training

    The Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is considered the gold standard in the field of information security. This CISSP training is aligned with (ISC)² CBK 2018 requirements and will train you to become an information assurance professional who defines all aspects of IT security, including architecture, design, management, and controls. Most IT security positions require or prefer a CISSP certification, so get started with your CISSP training today.

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  • Course 5Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Certified Cloud Security Professional

    The Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) training course is the leading certification by (ISC)² and will teach you to negate security threats to your cloud storage by understanding information security risks and strategies to maintain data security. Covering the six sections of the Official (ISC)² CCSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK®), this course will help you pass the exam obtaining your CCSP.

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    The instructor Bipin provided excellent CEHv10 online classroom training using practical exercises and EC-Council content, as well as sharing his priceless personal knowledge and wisdom.

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Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Cyber Security Expert Program FAQs

  • What are the Top Job Roles?

    Cyber Risk Analyst, Information Security, Cyber Security Software Development Specialist, Cyber Security Analyst, Cyber Defence Response Analyst

  • What Companies Hire Cyber Security Experts?

    Milliman, Accenture, Bosch Group, Motorola Solutions, Deloitte

  • How much does a Cyber Security Expert make?

    $85,098

  • How can I learn more about this Cyber Security Expert Training in Chicago?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.
     

  • What after a Cyber Security Expert Course in Chicago?

    Achieving a Cyber Security Expert certification in Chicago offers you many career benefits. However, you shouldn’t stop upskilling yourself as the world of cybersecurity is quite dynamic. Here are some of the courses you can consider taking after becoming a Cyber Security Expert:

  • What is the salary of a cyber security expert in Chicago?

    The average salary for a cyber security expert in Chicago is $74,658/year. Salary is often based on a person's experience level and skill set, as well as other factors such as economic conditions. Taking a cyber security expert training in Chicago is a good choice to learn specifically about the latest industry trends and demands.

  • What are the major companies hiring cyber security experts in Chicago?

    The major companies hiring for this role include PwC, Deloitte, IBM, Bank of America along with some other established organizations. A cyber security expert training in Chicago would help you in understanding the basic knowledge required for the job and would also help you move forward in your career.

  • What are the major industries in Chicago?

     

    Most established secortors in Chicago include Manufacturing, Transportation, Health Services, Information Technology and Business Services. With the rise in businesses going online, the threat of confidential information leakage is increasing day by day and there is a demand for people who have taken a cyber security expert certification or course in Chicago.

  • What is a Cyber Security Expert?

    Cyber Security Experts are the professionals responsible for securing an organization’s systems, networks, and devices from unauthorized access and preventing any possible cyberattack. Such professionals address any loopholes or vulnerabilities that can affect the computer systems and establish security protocols for an organization. This job is really challenging and one needs to upgrade their skills regularly as malicious hackers have become more sophisticated and look for innovative ways to breach systems.

    Generally, cyber security experts are part of the IT teams dedicated to securing the integrity of the business’s network and data. They develop threat prevention strategies, respond to security attacks, data breaches, and other related events, assess and manage system vulnerability, and generate reports for administrators and executives. They also train employees in an organization regarding the security protocols and best practices to follow to avoid any data leaks or leave loopholes. 

    There are job roles like security analyst, IT auditor, cryptographer, penetration tester, ethical hacker, security engineer, and security manager one can apply for if you are looking to be a cyber security expert.

    There are a number of online courses available to help you build a strong foundation in cyber security and become eligible for these job roles. Such courses can also prepare you to earn the industry-recognized credentials available in this field like CEH, CISSP, CCSP, CompTIA Security+, CISA, and more.

    If these certifications are mentioned in your resume, then employers will definitely prefer you among other applicants. These certifications validate your cyber security skills, improve your career prospects, and allow you to command a higher salary.

    The demand for cyber security experts is soaring and there are numerous job opportunities for technical roles in all major industrial sectors like information technology, banking and finance, healthcare, manufacturing, e-commerce, and government agencies. So, now is the right time to become a cyber security expert and take your career to the next level.

  • How do I earn the Master’s Program certificate?

    Upon completion of the following minimum requirements, you will be eligible to receive the Cyber Security Expert Master’s Program certificate that will testify to your skills as a Cyber Security expert. 

    Course Course completion certificate Criteria
    CompTIA Security+ 501 Required Attendance of 1 Live Virtual Classroom
    CEH Required Attendance of 1 Live Virtual Classroom 
    CISM Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion
    CISSP Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion Or Attendance of 1 Live Virtual Classroom And Score above 75% in Simulation Exam
    CCSP Required 85% of Online Self Paced completion

     

  • Which companies hire cyber security experts?

    Boeing, Cisco, Intel, General Motors, Google, and Amazon are some of the top companies hiring cyber security experts.

  • What is the salary of a cyber security expert?

    According to Glassdoor, cyber security specialists earn a median salary of $69,123 per year in the US and ?1,090K in India. With experience and becoming certified, they can earn as high as $102,000 per year.

  • Is a cyber security expert a good certification?

    Cyberattacks are becoming more severe with every passing day. It has driven the demand for skilled cyber security professionals who can deal with malicious hackers and secure the systems and devices from any possible intrusion. As such, companies rely on professionals who can demonstrate their skills through a cyber security expert certification. Such a certification can improve the career prospects and earning potential of cyber security professionals.

  • If I need to cancel my enrolment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

  • Who are our trainers and how are they selected?

    All of our highly qualified trainers are industry experts with at least 15 years of experience in training and working in their respective domains. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain on our faculty.

  • How do I enroll in the Master’s Program?

    You can enroll for the Master’s Program on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options:

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal

    Once payment is received, you will receive a payment receipt and can access information via email.

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    This program is a combination of live virtual classrooms and self-paced learning. The interactive sessions enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during class time. We also provide batch session recordings of each session you attend for your future reference, and you will gain access to  e-learning content for courses included in the learning path, exclusive forums moderated by faculty and industry experts.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content?

    Once you register for a course by paying the course fee, you will have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation email will guide you through the process.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you get certified in your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is being followed. They enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching assistance is available during business hours.
     

  • Are there any group discounts for classroom training programs?

    Yes, group discounts are offered for many of our courses. You can check out Simplilearn’s discount page or get in touch with our customer care representatives to know the details.

  • Why become a Cyber Security Expert?

    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the information security field is in the middle of the expansion period. The Bureau projects that from 2018 to 2028, those positions will rise by 32%. Cyber Security Specialists are responsible for discovering and safeguarding vulnerabilities. Both companies, organizations, and governments are keen to protect their infrastructure. Cybersecurity is so desperate that it has a high job rate. Currently, a cyber security expert certification is, therefore, a valuable investment.

  • What are the eligibility criteria for the Cyber Security Expert course?

    This Cyber Security Expert course has no prerequisites. Prior expertise in any programming language is desirable but not essential.

  • What are the prerequisites for pursuing this Cyber Security Expert course?

    As a requirement for a cybersecurity job, there are no particular academic requirements. However, most employers are searching for an IT, cyber security, or similar technical bachelor's degree. The cyber security expert course usually gives a more affordable alternative.

  • What are the job opportunities upon completion of this Cyber Security Expert course?

    Cyber security experts need to establish a 360-degree view of the cybersecurity domain with a wide range of safety features and technology. In this Cyber Security Expert certification program, Simplilearn has included all these crucial skills. Cyber security is essential to professional positions such as forensics investigator, penetration tester, cyber security architect, network analyst, cyber security analyst, and cybersecurity auditor.
     

  • What industries use Cyber Security most?

    Demand is growing for cyber security experts. There are plenty of job opportunities for technical roles in all key industries such as healthcare, information technology, manufacturing, banking and finance, e-commerce, and government agencies. Suppose you already have a degree or wish to shape your career or establish a new path from your current employment. In that case, you can seek our cyber security expert training.

  • Which companies hire Cyber Security Experts?

    As per Indeed, more than 2000 cybersecurity positions are created in India, and in the United States, more than 40,000. The cyber security expert training of Simplilearn will do your work with leading technology firms, namely, Ey, Citi, Fidelity Investment, Ericsson, and Standard Chartered.
     

  • Will this Cyber Security Expert course help me to become a Cyber Security Expert?

    Simplilearn's cyber security expert master's program provides basic, intermediated, and advanced security skills to cyber security professionals through the use of industry-certified training courses. You can discover extensive ways of defending your infrastructure, including data and information security, risk analysis and mitigation, cloud-based security architecture, compliance, and much more with this best-class Cyber Security Expert certification program.

  • What major skills do you need to become a Cyber Security Expert?

    Generally, the following qualifications are necessary for a cyber security engineer:

    • Knowledge in programming languages and tools like C++, Java, Node, Python, Ruby, Go, and PowerShell.
    • Have the necessary attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills.
    • Knowledge of the latest trends and strategies in cyber security 

    Our Cyber Security expert certification will provide you with the necessary abilities to become specialists in the fast-growing field.
     

  • What kind of best careers can you pursue with a background in Cyber Security?

    There are work roles such as IT auditors, security engineers, ethical hackers, penetration testers, security analysts, cryptographers, and safety managers, which you can apply for if you want to be an expert in cyber security. Now is the appropriate time to be a cyber-security expert by enhancing your career to an advanced level with our cyber security expert certification.
     

  • What does a Cyber Security Expert do?

    Cyber Security Experts are the specialists responsible for the unauthorized access and prevention of possible cyber attacks on organizations' systems, networks, and devices. These experts address loopholes and flaws that affect computer systems and create a company's security measures. It is a challenging task, and you must strengthen your skills with a cyber security expert course as malicious hackers are increasingly innovative and hunt for novel ways to breach networks

  • Can a fresh graduate seek employment after completing this Cyber Security Expert course?

    The cybersecurity occupations will be the highest rating jobs with digitalization rising. Someone who can show at least some proficiency in cyber security can get a job well—maybe still more with an advanced cyber security expert certification for cyber security than with a more general qualification. Our cyber security certification program is the easiest and fastest approach to acquire the abilities to get and maintain a job for fresh graduates.
     

  • What book do you suggest reading for Cyber Security?

    The following books provide an exciting look into the realm of cybersecurity, in addition to cyber security courses, and are studied by professionals.

    • Computer Security: Art and Science (by Matt Bishop)
    • Cyber Risk Handbook (by Domenic Antonucci)
    • Cyber Smart (by Bart R McDonough)
    • The Hacker Playbook (series) (by Peter Kim)

    Source: https://cybersecurityguide.org/resources/reading-list/ 
     

  • What is the pay scale of Cyber Security experts across the world?

    All communications occur today, from small enterprises to significant businesses, via networks, making cyber security essential to protect their digital assets for all these companies. The salaries are rising for cyber security experts nowadays. Simplilearn's cyber security expert certification helps you command excellent compensation in the job market.
    According to Glassdoor, below is the compensation for cyber security professionals in various countries.

    • India: ?11,54,680 pa
    • US: $83,555 pa
    • UK: £53,554
    • Canada: CA$81,223
    • Australia: A$90,000
       

Cyber Security Expert Training in Chicago

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Chicago is a mainland for financial, commercial and educational, transport and technology industries. Chicago's GDP in 2019 was $618.62 billion, with GDP per capita at $65,407.

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