CompTIA Cybersecurity Career Pathway

  • For aspiring and practising IT professionals
  • Prepare to become the ideal candidate for a rewarding career in cybersecurity.
  • Guarantee your success and enjoy support from expert Tutors, Study Coaches, and Recruitment Advisors
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    CompTIA Cybersecurity Career Pathway

    With CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+), and CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+), the CompTIA Cybersecurity Career Pathway helps technical specialists achieve cybersecurity mastery, from beginning to end.

    This comprehensive certification pathway not only enhances your expertise in specific areas but also expands your qualifications for various roles in cybersecurity.

    Why you should join us

    • Your job and money-back guarantee make sure you get the results you deserve from your career journey – because we’re sincerely committed to seeing you succeed
    • Your official certification means that your experience is validated through industry-recognised material and highly valued in the UK (and the world!)
    • Stay motivated and manage your time effectively through regular one-to-one follow-ups with your certified Tutor and Study Coach
    • You have 24/7 access to your online courses, so you can study at your own pace and save on travel costs
    • Your Student Community Forums give you the opportunity to share questions, ideas, and knowledge with other professionals studying these certification
    • Your CV and LinkedIn profile will receive complete makeovers from your Recruitment Advisor to make sure you maximise your chances of securing rewarding opportunities
    • Career and recruitment support gives you advice on how to secure and succeed in job interviews, including mock interviews and exclusive interview preparation tailored toward your prospective company and role
    • Your expert Career Consultant will help you choose the right route, and combine it with strategic guidance to make sure you achieve success in your career

    Avoid the negative effects of making the wrong decision about your development journey; have an open Q&A with an expert. 

    What’s included?

    From the moment you register with us, you will have the guidance and advice you need to successfully qualify and find work in your new career. Your package includes:

    • A consultation with a Career Consultant to corroborate your course choice
    • CompTIA CertMaster Labs allow you to gain practical experience on live equipment using a cutting-edge lab environment
    • Certified Tutor to provide support with course questions and study habits
    • Access to a full Support Team for assistance with examination, notes, and study queries
    • A collection of revision questions and quizzes
    • Extensive examination support
    • Recruitment support from our specialist Recruitment Team
    • A professional, industry-oriented CV rewrite
    • A LinkedIn profile overhaul to maximise networking opportunities
    • Refined interview and job-seeking support
    • A job/money-back guarantee to protect your return on investment

    Certification details

    The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA)
    As the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications, the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the go-to for individuals looking to enhance their skills and take their career to the next level. With a range of certifications covering everything from cyber security and cloud computing to networking, CompTIA has something for everyone! With over 2.5 million certifications awarded to date, you can trust that you’re in good hands with CompTIA.

    But CompTIA is more than just certifications – they’re a community of experts and professionals, passionate about advancing IT and promoting excellence. That’s why they offer a range of resources and support for their members, including training and development opportunities, networking events, and research and policy work.

    Our Students

    Our TrustScore consistently reflects outstanding service, with a strong track record of excellent customer experiences. But you don’t have to take our word for it.

    I thought the course was absolutely brilliant. All the videos were explained so well and the course material was great too – Abi

    I cannot praise the courses enough. All three courses were really well structured, really well explained and really helped you get a handle on the material – Alan

    There was never a time where I felt unsure about where I was with my program or doubtful about why I signed up to the program in the first place – Carelle

    Specialist Pathway

    Early-career IT professionals with 0–2 years of experience

    CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist

    Individuals awarded the CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS) certification are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to maintain hardware and software systems. These specialists in secure infrastructure are adept at defending an organization’s assets against both internal and external threats.

    • CompTIA A+
    • CompTIA Network+
    • CompTIA Security+

    Professional Pathway

    Mid-level IT professionals with 2–5 years of experience

    CompTIA Secure Cloud Professional

    Individuals who attain the CompTIA Secure Cloud Professional (CSCP) certification demonstrate the knowledge and skills essential for managing both business and technical security issues within an enterprise’s cloud computing environment.

    • CompTIA Cloud+
    • CompTIA Security+

    CompTIA Security Analytics Professional

    Holders of the CompTIA Security Analytics Professional (CSAP) certification are skilled security analytics professionals, equipped with the capability to devise and implement security strategies to safeguard an organization’s computer networks and systems.

    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA CySA+

    CompTIA Network Vulnerability Assessment Professional

    Individuals who have achieved the CompTIA Network Vulnerability Assessment Professional (CNVP) certification possess the expertise and ability to conduct thorough scans of applications and systems, identifying vulnerabilities which can then be used to guide improvements.

    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA PenTest+

    CompTIA Network Security Professional

    Individuals holding the CompTIA Network Security Professional (CNSP) certification are skilled in monitoring networks for potential threats and unauthorized access, assessing security risks, and formulating effective response plans.

    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA PenTest+
    • CompTIA CySA+

    Expert Pathway

    Established IT professionals with more than 5 years of experience

    CompTIA Security Analytics Expert

    Individuals who have obtained the CompTIA Security Analytics Expert (CSAE) certification are recognized as experts in security analytics. They have proven their ability to design, engineer, and architect cybersecurity solutions, ensure regulatory compliance, and produce cybersecurity research outcomes through data analytics.

    • CompTIA CySA+
    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA CASP+

    CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Expert

    Individuals awarded the CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Expert (CSIE) certification possess the expertise and abilities necessary to proficiently design, architect, engineer, test, analyze, administer, and direct information security infrastructure and cybersecurity initiatives. They are equipped to address the Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) requirements of large-scale, global enterprises.

    • CompTIA CySA+
    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA PenTest+
    • CompTIA CASP+

    Projecting Your Salary

    We want to help you achieve the best outcome in your studies so that you can flourish in your selected development pathway.

    £26.9K /

    per year

    IT Technician

    £59.3K /

    per year

    Cyber Security Analyst

    £91.4K /

    per year

    Chief Information Security Officer

    The Key to Your Success

    Your Expert Career Consultant has received extensive training in the solutions we offer, and they understand that making the wrong choice can have a negative impact on your career, and overall well-being. They’re here to: 

    • Get to know you, your goals, and your experience 
    • Help you through the best options for you
    • Make sure you choose the right path: financially, psychologically, and professionally. 

    Why Choose ITonlinelearning?

    Customer-Approved Service since 2007

    You will benefit from our perfected learning & development formula by enjoying support that forms the crux of our values and mission. Our TrustScore of 4.9 has remained consistent with thousands of 5-star reviews, so we’re happy to report that our customers agree.

    An Endorsed Qualification & Reputation

    When we say accredited, we mean that official experts from our licensed organisations have evaluated and approved our training material to ensure it meets their refined standards. These qualifications thus make you a credible and reliable professional.

    Tailored Advice & Consulting

    There is no one-size-fits-all approach to achieving personal and professional goals. You deserve career consulting and employability advice tailored toward your specific skills, experience, and aspirations – luckily, this is our forte.

    Full Student Success Team

    To drive your success forward to the finishing line of your goals, our team comprises of professionals available at the press of a button to provide clarity on questions you have regarding your exam booking and preparation, portal and logins, assignments, as well as quizzes. You can also access one-to-one Tutor and Mentor Support so that your queries can be resolved swiftly and comprehensively. Our Tutors are experienced and certified in their fields, too!

    Bolster Your Income Potential & Job Security

    Your certification will provide you with a significant competitive advantage by validating your skills and knowledge – with that, you can either contribute toward your current company or grow in another one.

    Finance that suits your lifestyle

    You shouldn’t have to sacrifice your lifestyle in order to advance your skills. With your development at the forefront of our mission, we have personalised financing options so that you can live comfortably whilst investing in your future.

    Cyber Security Career Programme
    Frequently Asked Questions

    You have questions, and we have all the answers

    We ensure you secure a new job opportunity within 12 months of completing your last qualification, however, most students secure a role within 4 months (on average) of passing their last exam.

    • The CompTIA A+ comprises of roughly 25 to 35 hours of content per Core (Core 1 and Core 2) including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam
    • The CompTIA Network+ comprises of roughly 30 to 40 hours including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam
    • The CompTIA Security+ comprises of roughly 30 to 40 hours including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam
    • The CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ comprises of roughly 35 to 45 hours including time to work through your LiveLabs, and complete quizzes or tests to prepare for your exam