CompTIA Security+ is the industry standard for validating baseline skills needed to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career. CompTIA Security+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.
The new CompTIA Security+ certification covers the junior IT auditor/penetration tester job role, in addition to the following:
Companies like Northrop Grumman, Brotherhood Mutual, The Joint Commission, Nationwide, Agile Defense and Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) all look for CompTIA Security+ certification in hiring.
Certification makes a great first impression. According to an IDC report, 96 percent of HR managers use IT certifications as screening or hiring criteria during recruitment.* Learn more about all the places you career can go with CompTIA certifications.