Find out how much our learners are earning on average in their first cyber role.
As of January 2023, 214 CAPSLOCK learners have been hired into their first cyber role, out of 302 graduates to date.
Before joining the CAPSLOCK cyber bootcamp, the average salary of a CAPSLOCK learner is around £20,000.
After being hired into their first cyber role, the average salary of a CAPSLOCK learner is around £33,000.
So, the average salary of a CAPSLOCK graduate increases by around £13,000 in their first cyber job.
Our highest paid learner is currently earning £75,000 as a Splunk Solutions Engineer (as of January 2023).
Cyber starting salaries can range between £20,000 - £70,000+, and there are a number of factors which may impact how much you earn in your first role. These include:
Professional and educational experience (transferable skills)
Type of role you want
Type of company you want to work for
Luck (right place, right time)
Regardless of your prior work and life experience, it is entirely possible to land a high-paying first job in cyber. With the right support and education, you can reskill into a cyber security professional. With your existing transferable skillset, the CAPSLOCK careers team can help you find and prepare for exciting new roles.