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Information Technology Industry Overview


The US information technology services industry comprises about 100,000 enterprises with combined annual revenue of approximately $290 billion, according to Hoovers. Major providers of IT services include Computer Sciences Corp., Unisys, IBM and Hewlett-Packard. Overall, the industry that provides jobs in information technology services is concentrated; the 50 largest companies bring in about half of the total revenue.

Information Technology Job Market


A little more than 300,000 professionals held jobs as computer and information systems managers in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), with 18 percent job growth projected between 2010 and 2020. More than 900,000 people were software developers, with the profession projected to grow by a robust 30 percent over the forecast decade. Jobs for database administrators, which currently number 110,800, are projected to increase 31 percent by 2020.

Although information technology jobs growth slowed somewhat during the 2007-2009 recession, IT employment has been a bright spot in the 2010s labor market. With employers determined to automate wherever possible to cut costs, work opportunities in information technology niches are abundant. Java, Ruby on Rails and cloud computing are very promising choices for information technology careers.

Some of the most common information technology job titles are IT specialist, database administrator, systems administrator, support technician, systems engineer, systems architect, computer programmer, software developer, network engineer, information technology manager, director of information technology, chief technology officer and chief information officer.

Information Technology Salaries


Computer and information systems managers earned median wages of $118,010 in May 2011, according to the BLS. Applications software developers' median wages were $89,280. Median earnings for database administrators were $75,190.
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This position is located in our VA, Chantilly facility Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks. 1. Analyzes voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with co...
This position is located in our CO, Buckley AFB facility Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems. 1. Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems. 2. Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems. 3. Sets up administrator and service accounts. 4. Maintai...
This position is located in our VA, Chantilly facility Provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware. 1. Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques. 2. Installs and configures applications software and related hardware (such ...
This position is located in our CA, Vandenberg AFB facility Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. 1. Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents. 2. Monitor and...
This position is located in our DC, Washington facility Candidate MUST possess any two (or equivalent) of the following certifications: A+, MCP, HDI Support Center Specialist, Network+, or ITIL v3 Foundation. CERTIFICATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE General Dynamics is seeking a Tier 1 Help Desk Analyst. This position supports the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority...
This position is located in our MO, Kansas City facility Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software. 1. Designs, develops, codes, tests and debugs highly complex new software products or makes significant enhancements to existing software. 2. Develops and applies advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation and ...
This position is located in our MO, Kansas City facility Develops computer systems specifications that address business requirements and that fit with company/customer system architecture standards. 1. Analyzes and evaluates existing or proposed systems and designs complex computer systems to process data. 2. Analyzes systems and procedures to refine their formulation and converts them to progr...
This position is located in our CA, Monterey facility General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) in support of the Center for Educational Design, Development, and Distribution (CED3) at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in Monterey has an opening for a full time web programmer. This position provides an excellent opportunity to work with experienced instructional designers and developers cr...
This position is located in our MO, Kansas City facility Develops computer systems specifications that address business requirements and that fit with company/customer system architecture standards. 1. Analyzes and evaluates existing or proposed systems and designs complex computer systems to process data. 2. Analyzes systems and procedures to refine their formulation and converts them to progr...
This position is located in our VA, Fairfax facility We seek a highly motivated and experienced Senior Database Administrator with knowledge of Oracle and SQL Server (2005/8) supporting high-availability environments. Candidate must be skilled in Oracle database administration, RAC, Data Guard, Automatic Storage Management (ASM), Cluster Ready Services (CRS), Grid Infrastructure, Oracle Advanced ...
This position is located in our CA, Vandenberg AFB facility Provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware. 1. Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques. 2. Installs and configures applications software and related hardware (...
This position is located in our OK, Oklahoma City facility Performs installation, maintenance and repair of telecommunications systems. 1. Installs, maintains and repairs voice, data and wireless communications systems. 2. Maintains telecommunications equipment and installs, rearranges and removes equipment and associated wiring. 3. Interprets service orders, circuit diagrams, and electrical s...
This position is located in our CA, Vandenberg AFB facility Provides installation, maintenance and troubleshooting support of information systems applications and related peripheral hardware. 1. Monitors and responds to hardware and software problems utilizing a variety of hardware and software testing tools and techniques. 2. Installs and configures applications software and related hardware (...
This position is located in our CA, Vandenberg AFB facility Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. 1. Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents. 2. Monitor and...
This position is located in our NE, Offutt AFB facility Develops computer systems specifications that address business requirements and that fit with company/customer system architecture standards. 1. Analyzes and evaluates existing or proposed systems and designs computer systems to process data. 2. Analyzes systems and procedures to refine their formulation and converts them to programmable f...
This position is located in our DC, Washington facility Job Responsibilities: This position will be supporting the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's (WMATA) 11,000 employees with IT support of their desktop PCs and servers (Microsoft Operating Systems). Job duties are as follows: • Proficient in installation and troubleshooting of desktops, laptops and server hardware platforms ...
This position is located in our CA, Vandenberg AFB facility Manages employees engaged in providing information system solutions and technical support in one or more functional areas. 1. Manages one or more functional areas of information system solutions development and technical support, including personal computer/client server support, systems programming, applications design and development,...
This position is located in our VA, Chantilly facility Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks. 1. Analyzes voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with co...
This position is located in our VA, Arlington facility Primary: Web; Secondary: SQL In support of Headquarters Dept of the Army 365x24x7 operational support requirements, successfully perform the following: 1. Responsible for design, build, operations and maintenance of Production Web Farm Framework IIS 7.5 supporting consolidated website hosting. 2. Responsible for design, build, operations a...

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