The global IT security market is expected to reach $67.2 billion (€50 billion) this year and experts estimate that it will grow to $80 billion (€64 billion) by 2016.
Recruiting firm CyberCoder says the demand for cybersecurity positions has increased dramatically over the past period, and it will increase by another 30% next year.
All these figures show that IT security is becoming more and more important, for both consumers and businesses.
While this is no laughing matter, if you’ve ever attended an IT security conference, you probably know that security experts have a good sense of humor.
Silicon Republic has gathered an interesting collection of memes related to IT security, particularly IT security professionals.
Some of them are classic, but there are a few that I haven’t seen before. Take a look at the gallery below.