Europe is delivering innovative security solutions across many areas of public and private life. There has been an unprecedented period of job growth and unfilled vacancies after a period of accelerated growth following the pandemic. The background of the destruction of Ukraine, displacing millions of citizens, a cost-of-living crisis in part through energy inflation, may yet lead to civil unrest. Some economies have tipped into recession or heading for stagflation. Public finances will continue to overspend from prudent fiscal targets, yet we are not experiencing commercial demand reducing, significantly.
Most survey participants received a salary increase, enhanced bonuses and share awards this year as against 2021. Diversity Equality & Inclusion within a growing Environmental, Societal and Governance agenda offers opportunities for the security professional to be an integral part of any corporation.
Around Europe, the growth of security demonstrates a positive impact, how can we fully integrate with business.
Wage growth and opportunities across Europe
Among Eurozone’s largest economies, wage growth was restrained averaging 2.1%, while Germany decreased -1.5% but wages rose fastest in France at +.4%, source: EUROSTAT.