IT Blog, Web Development,

Top 6 IT Jobs Hotter Then The Sun’s Surface

2 m read
QArea Expert
QArea Expert Marketing Manager
September 15, 2014
Share on
Reading Time: 2 minutes

Which IT job is cooler? Windows mobile application development or Desktop masterpiece software creation? Let’s get a bit more general, right? It actually matters not where especially are you headed with IT. Every specialist is capable of finding an awesome job in this field that is constantly developing. Yet we’ll be making a nice little list for your entertainment and vaster knowledge just in case. Enjoy, and don’t be greedy.

The list is not categorized in any sort. There is no first or last place here. Just actual data appropriate for 2014, USA.

  • Computer support specialist. This handy guy’s average paycheck is leading him to the $59.090 median salary. The unemployment rate here is 6.6% and the amount of expected job openings equals to 123.00. It’s more than mere IT for these fellows. They are actual problem solvers. The job requires vast reflexes, fast thinking and splendid communicative skills. Do you want to be amongst those who actually help people?
  • Computer System Administrator. The man without who it is impossible to even imagine proper work of a decent office. His median salary will be $72.560 with the unemployment rate of 3.9% and 42.900 job openings as expected. One of the most potential jobs by the way if you will be looking at the trend of companies investing into their tech infrastructure.
  • Computer Programmer. The artist of IT which are creating masterpieces using Java as their brush and C++ as paper. They are to earn approximately $74.280 a year with 28.400 potential jobs awaiting for them and the 4.5% unemployment rate.
  • IT Manager. There has to be a person managing all of that colorful crowd, right? These people effort pays off with a median salary of $120.950 which is nice. The unemployment rate is 3.2% and there are about 50.900 openings for those good at handling people.
  • Database Administrator. This kind of experts are using their design and analysis skills for correct building of business databases to precise specifications. And they are fairly earning their average $77.080. They also have 17.900 job openings with the 3.6% of unemployment rate. Great, heh?
  • Information Security Analyst. They are earning $86.170 for securing all their hands reach for. Cyber-attacks – piece of cake! Their unemployment rate is as minimal as possible with only 0.9% with the impressive 27.400 job openings.

There are of course more awesome jobs in IT and any young and talented specialist is welcome. So keep up the good work, friends!

Share on
Privacy Preference Center
Your Privacy

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

Strictly Necessary Cookies Always Active

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.

You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Performance Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.

All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Cookies used

Google Analytics
Functional Cookies

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

Cookies used

Test Second Test
Targeting Cookies

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

More Information

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.