Best Jobs 2010 - Still a Great Time To Be In Information Technology
By Harold Green on Oct 26, 2010
The #1 question that IT professionals have when considering certification is, "Will getting certified have value for me personally?" The latest list from CNNMoney.com "Best Jobs in America 2010" offers some encouraging news. There are great nuggets throughout this article and as a whole - the writeup shares a vast amount of information. Here are some highlights:
- Software Architect is listed as the Number One job for with a 10-year job growth forecast of 34%.
- Database Administrator is listed as Number Seven job with a 10-year job growth forecast of 20%.
- Of the Top 100 jobs, 27 were IT-related
- Of the top 25 jobs, 7 were in the IT field.
- A variety of IT-related job roles are present on the list - security, development, consultant, engineer and many more, including IT trainer at #79.
The information in this article is highly encouraging. Take a close look as you determine what investment in certification is right for you.