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JOBS AND CAREERS. Information Technologies. COMPUTER JOB CLASSIFICATIONS. Business Systems Analyst Communication Technician Computer Programmer/Analyst Computer Operator I.S. or EDI Auditor PC Application Specialist PC Technician. COMPUTER JOB CLASSIFICATIONS.

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JOBS AND CAREERS

Information Technologies

Stephen W. Logan WSU-Online IS&T 3110


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COMPUTER JOB CLASSIFICATIONS

  • Business Systems Analyst

  • Communication Technician

  • Computer Programmer/Analyst

  • Computer Operator

  • I.S. or EDI Auditor

  • PC Application Specialist

  • PC Technician


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COMPUTER JOB CLASSIFICATIONS

  • RAD (Rapid Application Development) Project Manager

  • Software Development

  • Systems Programmer

  • Technical Support Representative

  • Trainer

  • VB-Programmer

  • Web Developer


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CAREER LOAN PROGRAM

  • Microsoft Skills IT Career Loan Program

    • Training Loans

    • Computer Loans

    • Consolidation Loans

  • Financed by Servus Financial Corporation

  • Application Number

    • 1-888-895-LOAN



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How Has Technology Changed Work?

  • Compressed activities

  • Infiltrated all careers & created new

  • Changed physical environment


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New Careers and Technology

Headhunters

Hot jobs

Skills with short half-lives

Resume posting on the web

24 x 7 lives

Certifications

Outsourcing


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Headhunters

Their mission

Dialing for dollars

Stealing staff

Cautions


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Hot Jobs

Software Development

Network Engineers

Help Desks


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The Reality of Short-Lived Skills

Development Cycles

Technology Changes

Product Popularity


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Looking for a Job

Ads

Web Posting

Cautions


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No Life

24 X 7

Lights Out Centers

Comp Time


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Certifications

  • What’s Popular

    • MCSE

    • CNE

    • CCNA

    • MCSD

Flooding the Market


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Outsourcing, Consulting, & Contract Work

  • Outsourcing

    • Ethics

    • Who does it?

    • Why?

  • Consulting

    • Free-lance

  • Contracting

    • Hourly & per job


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Salary Inflation

  • High Starting Salaries

  • Hiring Incentives

    • Hiring bonuses

    • Stocks

    • Perks

    • Telecommute


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High Salaries in IS&T

  • New IS&T graduates in demand

  • Federal predictions of shortages

  • Many jobs have no college requirement


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What Does a Career in Technology Require?

  • An interest in technology

  • Unafraid to face change

  • Ability to understand goals of a business

  • Aggressively pursue new skills


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Stay Tuned ….

How Much Could I Make?



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IT-JOB OUTLOOK

Computer occupations are expected to grow the fastest over the projection period (2000-10 period).

In fact, these jobs account for 8 out of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the economy. In addition to high growth rates, these eight occupations combined will add more than 1.9 million new jobs to the economy.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is an agency within the U.S. Department of Labor.

March 21, 2002


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IT Careers

  • Software development

    • Responsibilities

    • Languages

    • Life on the job

    • Salary range of $50 - >$100K

    • Where are the jobs?

      • Vendors

      • Business/Industry


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IT Careers

  • Network engineers

    • LAN administrators

    • WAN engineers

    • System Administrators

    • Responsibilities

    • Where are the jobs

    • Life on the job

    • Salary rang of $40 - $90+


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IT Careers

  • Database Administrators

    • Developers, modelers

    • Where the jobs are

    • Life on the job

    • Responsibilities

    • Hot things (Oracle, Informix, Data Warehouse)

    • Salary range of $50 - >$100K


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IT Careers

  • System Support

    • Desktop/Infrastructure

    • Life on the job

    • Salary Range of $30 - $90K

    • Hot skills (Help desk, NOCs, Call centers)


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How High Can You Go?

  • Project Manager --

    • Responsibilities

    • Salary Range of $60 - $100K+

  • Consulting Partner

    • Responsibilities

    • Salary Range of $100 - $600K

  • Senior IT Manager

    • Responsibilities Salary Range of $60 - $100K

  • CIO

    • Responsibilities

    • Salary Range of $100 - $300K


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