Global cyber security report 2024

2024 Cyber Security Report


While organisations cannot afford to underestimate cybercrime, leaders have tougher decisions to make as they balance budget constraints with the need for skilled talent.  

Our annual Global Cyber Security Report contains insights from over 1,000 CISOs and cyber security leaders across 42 countries worldwide, including China. Throughout this report, you’ll find solutions to common challenges leaders face today, presented by Hays experts and cyber security leaders from world-renowned organisations. 

Cyber Security at a Glance 
  • 72% of leaders are concerned about budget allocations for cyber security 
  • 74% of organisations invest 5% or less of budget into developing cyber security talent 
  • 61% of employers cited a lack of skilled candidates in cyber security 
Download your Hays 2024 Global Cyber Security Report today to discover: 
  • How companies are exploring undiscovered talent 
  • What leaders predict with emerging tech such as AI and automation 
  • Considering alternative talent attraction methods 
  • Hays’ recommended action plan to sustainably close the skills gap 
  • Commentary from Hays experts and other leader organisations