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Information Security Analysts

in Massachusetts

Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses. Excludes "Computer Network Architects" (15-1143).

Occupation Projection for Information Security Analysts

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Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
151122  Information Security Analysts 3,325 4,172 847 25.47 % 67 182 85 334 Bachelor's degree 

Information Security Analysts Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,410  42 % 2,010  48 % 600  43 % $111,390
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    1,410  42 % 2,010  48 % 600  43 % $111,390
Finance and Insurance    560  17 % 660  16 % 100  18 % $104,290
Information    370  11 % 410  10 % 40  11 % $108,840
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    270  8 % 330  8 % 60  24 % $102,030
Management of Companies and Enterprises    210  6 % 270  6 % 60  29 % $101,020
Management of Companies and Enterprises    210  6 % 270  6 % 60  29 % $101,020
Educational Services    210  6 % 230  6 % 20  13 % $101,600
Educational Services    210  6 % 230  6 % 20  13 % $101,600
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    190  6 % 200  5 % 10  6 % $103,040
Health Care and Social Assistance    130  4 % 140  3 % 10  8 % $86,590
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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