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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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This position is located in our NE, Offutt AFB facility Analyzes, designs, and documents computer systems and applications software. Develops plans for automated information systems from project inception to conclusion. Analyzes and develops system requirements and program specifications. Applies an enterprisewide set of disciplines for the planning, analysis, requirements determination, design, ...
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 DC, Washington facility Performs preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of computer systems and peripheral equipment. Responsible for maintaining adequate spare parts inventory. Sets up, tests, and installs new equipment and software. Assists with moving, setting up, installing, and testing PC equipment. Performs other customer support activities as di...
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...
This position is located in our VA, Ft Belvoir facility Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems. Peform system administration functions that include operating system monitoring, COTS software monitoring, cutsom software monitoring, resource memory alloction, modifications to authorized user lists and user profiles, file system main...
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 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 VA, Warrenton 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...
The MFL program is seeking a Systems Engineer (SE). The SE role requires candidates who have at least six years of experience in engineering development and requirements development. Further, the SE requires domain knowledge in the field: Lasers, Ladars, and Electro-Optical. The SE's responsibilities include architecting of the system design, ensuring the technical performance of the system meets ...
Job Description: The successful candidate must have a systems engineering background with experience in multi-mode airborne radars, system level integration & test, verification and validation, requirements verification planning and sell-off, development system life cycle events (Preliminary Design Review, Critical Design Review, Test Requirements Review), requirements flow-down and traceability,...
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 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 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 MO, Kansas City facility Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems. 1. Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, manufacturing and development cost projections, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems en...
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 NE, Offutt AFB facility Analyzes, designs, and documents computer systems and applications software. Develops plans for automated information systems from project inception to conclusion. Analyzes and develops system requirements and program specifications. Applies an enterprisewide set of disciplines for the planning, analysis, requirements determination, design, ...
This position is located in our NE, Offutt AFB facility Responsible for designing, planning, implementing and administering databases, including security, access, and documentation. 1. Participates in the design, maintenance, enhancement, coding, and administration of relational databases. 2. Analyzes and determines information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow an...
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 MD, Ft Detrick facility The contractor shall provide project management support to U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) through USAMMDA's Force Health Protection (FHP) Division to develop and execute a plan for expansion of the investigational use of Freeze Dried Plasma (FDP) to other USSOCOM components. The contractor shall possess experience in coordination ...
This position is located in our VA, Arlington facility In support of Headquarters Dept of the Army 365x24x7 operational support requirements, successfully perform the following: 1. Responsible for design, operations and maintenance (O&M) of Linux servers running various versions of Red Hat/RHEL and SUSE, to include operating system-level patching, troubleshooting, and other routine actions 2. R...

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