What will the apprentice be doing?
You will develop the key skills and experience in the following:
Cyber security assessments of customer infrastructure
Security testing of networks using industry standard software tools
Providing guidance on the secure configuration of network devices and operating systems
Developing security requirements that support the design of secure networks and products
Undertaking security research on systems and software
Audit of the effectiveness of an organisation’s security controls
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Through our apprenticeship you’ll be making the most of your talents, getting to understand cyber security from the ground up; and doing so with the help of one of the biggest and best names in the industry.
As a Cyber Security Apprentice you will be studying towards becoming a Level 4 Cyber Security Technologist. For the duration of this programme you will combine studies with practical application, working within our cyber security function in Reading.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
At the end of the apprenticeship you will become a Cyber Security Engineer
Skills RequiredAttention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Maths, English & a STEM subject (Grade A-C (4-9)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels Including Maths & a STEM subject (Grade A-C) Essential