Security Skills for 2020

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Volen Vulkov
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Here are the top ways to show your security skills on resume for 2020. Read through our security keywords and phrases and build your resume today.

See examples of how Security is used in resumes:

Head Of ItXleum
Jan/2014 - Feb/2019
Established a team of 6 people covered many key roles in an early-stagе startup in web security area
Closed US$20M Backbone and Security project for mobile operator.
Hardened the above distributions based on DISA, C2S and PCI-DSS security guides, and documented the non-compliances.
Built new security team, and achieved ISO & SOC2 compliance
Developed data center security standards for 4,000+ servers
Modernized security perimeter into a true Layer 7 role-based access infrastructure
Delivered infrastructure and security architecture, management and 24x7 operations support services within Australia

Security skills are most often met in these job titles:

  • Head Of It
  • Director, Americas Presales
  • Manager, Regional Presales
  • Senior Solution Architect
  • Md, Leader Of Alliances With Doubleclick & Hp
  • Managing Director (md), Google Cloud Alliance
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Project Ict Co-ordinator / Base Team Support
  • Senior Engineer
  • Ict Infrastructure, Service Management Lead

Read our article on how to add language skills on resume for additional tips and tricks.

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These skills often come together with Security on resumes

Security popularity over time:

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About this report:

Data reflects analysis made on over 1M resume profiles and examples over the last 2 years from

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