Cyber Security Skills and the UK’s Critical National Infrastructure Contents



1 Introduction

2 Defining the cyber security skills gap

What are ‘cyber security skills’?

A gap between skills supply and demand

Defining the skills gap—and the problem

3 Addressing the cyber security skills gap

Laying the foundation of the future skills base: education

Making cyber security a more accessible subject to more people

Bringing and keeping the workforce up to date: recruitment and reskilling

Professionalising the industry: Royal Chartered status

Addressing the big picture: a standalone skills strategy

Conclusions and recommendations

Appendix 1: Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: by authority of the House of Lords and House of Commons