Information security among the jobs of future, the WEF reports envisages

The World Economic Forum report “The Future of Jobs foresees a loss of over 5 million jobs – primarily in healthcare, energy, financial services and investors – due to advancements in artificial intelligence, machine-learning robotics, nanotechnology, 3D printing and genetics and biotechnology. The report, however, predicts new sets of skills that will be required for such a future and envisages job growth in new areas, primarily data analytics related to big data as well as emerging engineering skills and ICT. Information security analytics features among the jobs that will growth within fields of financial services and investors sector and the ICT.