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Technology Industry Overview


Technology, especially information technology, is the primary driver of innovation in all major industries in the 21st century. From Apple to Twitter to Amgen to Dolby Laboratories, a galaxy of large and expanding tech firms are growing jobs in technology for millions of Americans. Whether they are two-employee startups or blue-chip enterprises with tens of thousands of workers, technology companies are in the forefront of efforts to keep American industries competitive in challenging times.

Technology Job Market


There were more than 600,000 computer support specialists working in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Computer systems analysts were nearly as numerous at 544,400, with another 120,400 of these technology jobs projected to be added by 2020. Network and computer systems administrators, numbering nearly 350,000, were projected to increase by almost 100,000 over the forecast decade.

With information technology penetrating most aspects of nearly every business, tech jobs account for an ever-larger share of the US labor economy. From manufacturing to healthcare, marketing to financial services, executives stake their companies’ futures on investments in the technology of information. Job opportunities in technology are as close to a sure thing as the American worker will find in the 2010s.

Typical technology careers include technology consultant, technology support administrator, technology trainer, Web developer, technology manager, technology risk manager, information technology manager, director of information technology and chief technology officer.

Technology Salaries


Median wages for computer support specialists were $47,660 in May 2011, according to the BLS. Network and computer systems administrators did considerably better, pulling in median salaries of $70,970. At $78,770, computer systems analysts had even higher median earnings, with the top 10 percent making $120,060.
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Senior Software Engineer, Release Automation Empower the Monster Technology organization by providing intuitive and innovative applications which enable the technology teams to deliver consistent, high-quality, high-speed results while improving environmental status visibility. The applications will support environmental management throughout the SDLC process and encourage automation, standardiza...
This position is located in our TX, Ft Sam Houston 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...
Job Description: SLAIT Consulting is currently seeking a VOIP Project Manager for our client in the Newport News/Virginia Beach, VA area. OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB The contractor will be responsible for managing several, Client (VOIP) projects. The projects assigned are complex, require managing more processes, and have high visibility. The IT Project Manager will be held responsible for the t...
This position is located in our CA, Santa Clara facility Analyzes, administers, and maintains telecommunications systems. 1. Evaluates, analyzes, administers and maintains voice, data and wireless communications systems. 2. Reads and interprets circuit diagrams and electrical schematics. 3. Prepares detailed specifications and flowcharts for implementation of new internal systems or modificati...
This position is located in our TX, Ft Sam Houston 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 The following responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: • Cyber Operations Support personnel to provide support within specific specialty areas utilized to conceptualize, design, and build secure Information Technology (IT) systems. • Discover and meet the systems' protection needs and define system security requi...
This position is located in our TX, Ft Sam Houston 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 VA, Chantilly facility The following responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: • Cyber Operations Support personnel to provide support within specific specialty areas utilized to conceptualize, design, and build secure Information Technology (IT) systems. • Discover and meet the systems' protection needs and define system security requir...
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 ...
Frontline Source Group – temporary staffing and direct hire firm – is looking for a Tier 2 Helpdesk Technician for our Richardson, TX client on a temporary/contract basis. Position Description: Long established design firm has been named "Top 25 Places to Work" for six years straight. This global design company with a Windows 7 infrastructure is currently seeking a helpdesk support technician le...
This position is located in our VA, Chantilly 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. Maintains...
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...
Summary Under direct supervision, monitors CDN services to ensure its availability to all users. Observes and controls the status and performance of all components of network facilities. Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves problems affecting network performance. Applies basic skills to the position or specialization. May adapt procedures, processes, tools, equipment and techniques to meet the mor...
M9 Solutions is seeking experienced RightNow Functional Consultants and RightNow Technical Consultants for engagements on multiple projects with one of our key clients. These are substantial contract opportunities with one of the world’s Top Systems Integrators on several of their most important, high profile projects within multiple Fortune 1000 companies. These assignments will offer the followi...
This position is located in our TX, Ft Sam Houston 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 KS, Ft Leavnwrth facility Database Manager for the Student Management System (SMS) for the Directorate of Education Technology, US Army Command & General Staff College Responsible for designing, planning, implementing and administering databases, including security, access, and documentation. 1. Participates in the design, maintenance, enhancement, coding, and ad...
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, 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...
Our company, AETEA Information Technology has over 400 consultants currently working for us. Our clients are Fortune 500 companies in the financial (bank/brokerage), telecommunications, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and insurance industries. We offer outstanding compensation packages in return for your professional attitude and highly marketable skills. Medical/Dental/401 K Plan, and Paid Vacati...
Industry leading, worldwide distributor of cutting edge and environmentally sound food preparation equipment has immediate need for Contract (possible Contract to Hire) IT Help Desk Associate. Will provide first level support/configuration for all systems including software and hardware for all platforms. problem determination/isolation/repair. Analyzing problem data, performing data analysis, doc...

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