"The security sector guards a variety of things ranging from people to buildings. The protective service sector provides protective services such as network security and surveillance systems to clients. The surveillance sector protects using security surveillance systems. Entry into these sectors requires specialized training; however, some jobs such as surveillance technician may require a computer science degree.
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Most jobs offered in these sectors are full time or contractual and pay upwards of $20,000 annually. Examples of these positions are security officers, gate attendants, security analysts, surveillance operators, IT security analysts, and many more.