The CyberSecurity Capital of Texas

When it comes to cyber, San Antonio delivers what other communities promise: access to job-ready people and proximity to the Department of Defense (DoD). Most cyber activity in Texas is clustered in San Antonio.
Booz Allen Hamilton is one of hundreds of cybersecurity companies that call San Antonio home.
Cybersecurity in Greater S.A.
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$3.3b

GRP
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more than

16.5k

employed
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location
quotient

1.4

build your career

Take the first step. Programs available in S.A. to grow your cybersecurity and information technology career.  

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An Ideal Location
San Antonio’s DoD ties and availability of secure and affordable office space makes it an ideal location for cybersecurity.
A History of Security
Greater San Antonio has had a strong cyber ecosystem since before most communities knew of the industry. Learn more in our State of Cyber Report.
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Most
certified
cyber pros
outside D.C.
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USAA's
cybersecurity
center
stops more than
1 million cyber
attacks each day.
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Port
San Antonio's
"Tech Port"
is a robust community
of cybersecurity companies
and DoD contractors.

Lockheed
Martin's
Cyber
Solutions
Operations

occupies over
15,000 SQ. FT.
in Port San Antonio.
Military Connection
San Antonio is Military City U.S.A. We have unparalleled access to Department of Defense assets, innovations, and talent.

Slide Home to the FBI
Cyber division
Slide Joint-Base S.A. 688th Cyber wing, the air force’s cyberspace
warfighting organization, is on
Slide Joint-Base S.A. 16th air force, Responsible for Intelligence Gathering
and Cyber Warfare Operations HQ at
Slide As Many as
12K DOD Certified
Workers
Employed
in San Antonio
Slide Home to the
texas branch
of the nsa

Workforce

We have the #1 cybersecurity university program at UTSA. This, with our proximity to military installations and intelligence assets, gives us a strong talent base to meet your needs.
$61K
Entry Level Salary
$90K
average Salary
See how far your money will go in Greater S.A.
Cost of Living
Top Posted Occupations
Computer Systems Analyst
Information Security Analyst
Business Operations Specialist
Top Three Posted Skills
Communications
Computer Science
Agile Software Development
Top Three Posting Employers
Top completed Programs

University of Texas at San Antonio - B.B.A. in cybersecurity is the top program in the nation, prepping students for in-demand analyst and developer roles.
Texas A&M University - San Antonio - Offers 4 bachelor programs and one masters program in cybersecurity.
Our Lady of the Lake University - Offers a unique Master of Science program aimed at working IT professionals to upskill and certify them in various cybersecurity disciplines.
Alamo Colleges - Has a flexible program that offers 11 certifications in Cyber Security at colleges around the city.
University of the Incarnate Word - Has a Computer Information Systems (CIS) degree track specializing in cybersecurity.
St. Mary’s University - Offers a Master of Science in cybersecurity-focused on corporate protection, as well as a 4-class certification.                                Hallmark University -  Offers a M.S. in Cybersecurity able to be completed in just over 12 months-paving the way for a promising future as a leader in the cybersecurity field.

Source: Emsi Job Posting Data, Q2 2020
If you’re ready for a career in cybersecurity, San Antonio is ready for you.
S.A. Jobs
cybersecurity Partners
To learn more about the nation’s 2nd-largest concentration of cybersecurity professionals, visit Cybersecurity San Antonio. Housed in the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, the CyberSecurity San Antonio program (CSSAtx) convenes, connects, and brands the cybersecurity ecosystem of San Antonio.
Grow with US
To learn more about how SAEDF can help your cybersecurity company grow in San Antonio click here.