EC-Council Cyber Security Programs Guide

EC-Council, a global leader in InfoSec certification programs, recently launched their Cyber Security Programs Guide. This guide groups various EC-Council certifications into six tracks designed to provide cyber professionals with a compounding skill set that allows them to grow from beginner to advanced stages in their particular cyber security job area. The EC-Council Cyber Security […]

July 26, 2017 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 144

ISACA Exam Testing Changes in 2017

ISACA exams were known to only be offered 2-3 times per year. This made testing to become a CISA, CISM, CRISC, or CGEIT an event in itself since you needed to mold your schedule around the exam date chosen by ISACA. Starting in 2017, this testing method has gotten an update. Testing Dates to Testing […]

July 20, 2017 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 426

Average PMP Salary in the US [2017]

PMP Certification Holders Earn 20% More Than Their Non-Certified Peers By far, one of the most appealing benefits of achieving the PMP certification is the significant increase in salary you can expect. According to the 9th edition of¬†PMI’s Project Management Salary Survey, the average salary of a PMP in the United States is $111,969 which […]

July 19, 2017 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 487

DoD 8140: How Does It Affect You

In August 2015, the Department of Defense signed into effect DoD 8140 Cyberspace Workforce Management Policy. This directive immediately replaced the DoD 8570 directive, or did it? DoD 8140: The Breakdown DoD 8140 has been in effect for the better part of two years. However, the Department of Defense has yet to create a manual […]

July 17, 2017 | Hannah Brandon | Views: 718

Average CISM Salary in the DC-MD-VA Metro Area [2017]

CISMs in DC and Virginia Earn an Average of $128,340 per Year The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification by ISACA is probably the most lucrative certification an InfoSec professional can earn. CISMs in the DC, Maryland and Virginia metro area earn an average of $10,000 more per year than their peers who hold a […]

July 17, 2017 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 541