Almost one-fifth of organisations in Ireland have reported at least one technology-related security incident in the last 12 months. According to the Central Statistics Office (CSO), these attacks can have significant consequences, with 5% reporting that it resulted in the destruction or corruption of data and almost 3% reporting that it resulted in the disclosure of confidential data.
When thinking about the centers of the US tech industry, cities such as San Francisco and New York City spring to mind immediately. However, recent reports show that these cities do not have the highest growth of tech jobs and are not the most desirable locations for tech professionals. Will Silicon Valley become a thing of the past?
Research from Indeed shows that technology companies in Ireland are struggling to hire from within the country’s talent pool. As Irish tech companies continue to expand, the need for candidates with the right skills is accelerating at a pace that the talent pipeline can’t keep up with.