Wisegate recently surveyed hundreds of senior IT professionals on job satisfaction, career ambitions and the soft skills they need to excel in today’s workplace. A positive effect of the heightened threat environment is that the CISO has gained the respect and ear of the C-suite. Gone are the days of the introverted, disgruntled IT guy – today’s pros are stepping up to the plate and seeking to increase their business savvy, influence and leadership skills. They prioritize learning opportunities over the paycheck and aren’t afraid to go outside their current companies for growth opportunities.
In the first of a series of reports on soft skills, Hello, I Must Be Going shares metrics on what matters most to senior IT professionals including the types of soft skills, company culture and job opportunities they seek.