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IT Job Overview

IT, or Information Technology, involves making use of computer systems, computer networks, the Internet, telecommunications and other related technologies. Consisting of the manipulation, transmission, storage, study and retrieval of data, IT is utilized in some form by the vast majority of modern industries and is especially prevalent in businesses and enterprises. Information Technology encompasses a huge range of careers and industries, ranging from basic data entry jobs, telecommunications and e-commerce, right through to advanced careers like hardware engineering and computer programming. Examples of workers within the field include: IT support workers, computer systems analysts and software developers.

IT Job Education Requirements

Although some entry-level Information Technology jobs will require only a basic knowledge of computer systems and their applications, most careers, including software development and systems analysis, will require a degree in IT. In fact, statistics show that more than 80 percent of software developers have at least a bachelor's degree, with more than 30 percent going on to earn postgraduate degrees. Moreover, many jobs in Information Technology will also require applicants to demonstrate a reasonably high level of academic achievement in mathematics and some jobs will require employees to pass their own internal training program.

IT Job Market

The number of jobs in the IT industry has increased dramatically over recent years and, according to current occupational trends, this increase is expected to continue over the next ten years. In fact, between the years 2012 and 2022, the number of systems administrator jobs is expected to rise by more than 10 percent and the number of computer systems analyst jobs is projected to increase by almost 25 percent. Other IT occupations, including hardware engineering, computer programming and network administration, are also expected to see employment increases during that time period.

IT Job Salary Information

IT salaries can vary significantly from one employer to another, and salaries also differ drastically from position to position. However, current median salaries for IT-related occupations include:
  • IT Analyst - $60,000
  • IT Manager - $90,000
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Title: IT Testing Analyst Salary: 58-66K Location: Vancouver One of the top employers in BC needs help with their IT projects! Do you want to be part of the team that defines the new retail IT environment? Company Profile This company is one of the largest distributors and retailers in Canada in their specific product group and have been recognized as one of British Columbia’s top employers for 20...
One of MaxSys GSI client is looking for a Web Developer responsible for managing, troubleshooting and diagnosing web-related issues as they arise. Responsibilities: · Development enhancement in current Websites · Implement, test and document features that enhance interactive properties, from template/interface creation to data source and server side programming. · Develop effective and efficient i...
Eagle is currently seeking an Business Analyst / Support for a permanent job opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately. This role will be a split 50/50 between BA and Support work. Key Responsibilities The successful candidate will be responsible for: Supporting the engineering team from IT. Some of the applications you will help support are Accumap, Primavera, Siteview; and, Working along the h...
Ensures effective and efficient maintenance and administration of IBM AS/400 (iSeries / Power Systems) through multiple partitions, including message handling, device management, system configuration, security set ups, backup and restore functions and PTFs management. Provides skill and experience in solving technically challenging problems involving AS/400 based critical applications and hardware...
Eagle is currently seeking an Infrastructure Project Manager for a six (6) month part-time, contract opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately. Key Responsibilities The successful candidate will be responsible for: Helping move Windows 2003 environment to Windows 2008 R2 or Windows 2010. Skills and Qualifications The qualified candidate must have: Previous experience moving Windows 2003 environm...
1507 Backup and Recovery Specialist, TSM Our client is an established and growing IT Solution provider located in Richmond Hill with deep skills in architecting, installing and managing complex IT solutions. They offer a complete portfolio of solutions and services from advisory and assessment to enterprise infrastructure, cloud, business continuity, data protection, and management and support. As...
Our client is looking for a dynamic and bright candidate for a seven (7) month contract as an ITSM Functional Test Lead. You must lead a test team to provide expertise in the planning, creation, and execution of test scripts. Must be able to apply business and functional knowledge specific to IT Service Management and BMC ITSM modules and apply testing standards, guidelines as well as testing meth...
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Our client is seeking two Software Developers to be based out of Prince George, British Columbia. Relocation expenses will be provided. We are searching for strong problem solvers who are experienced with Object Oriented languages, Relational Databases, and Source Control. Must have experience with Powerbuilder, Python, Java, and/or C+/C# For immediate consideration, please apply online today!...
Application Deadline: February 10, 2015 Reports to: Manager IT Projects and Enterprise Solutions DESCRIPTION: Under the general direction of the Manager IT Projects and Enterprise Solutions, the Sr. Enterprise Solution Advisor is responsible for the gathering, analysis and documentation of business and functional requirements. In addition, the Sr Enterprise Solutions Advisor will assist in develop...
One of CTSNA’s clients located in Guelph, ON is seeking .Net Developers to join their Development Services Group (DSG) within the Information Technology Services (ITS) Division. There is both an Intermediate and Senior level full time permanent role. Interested candidates should apply directly to ***** The Role The Senior .NET Programmer Analyst (SPA) will be responsible for des...
Quickservice Technologies Inc., the largest supplier of Point of Sale products to the Canadian fast food market, is growing again. The position is an important part of the Software Development Team and in this job you will be actively coding in VB.net under the direction and guidance of the senior software developers/architects. Your qualifications should include the following Conceptual & Technol...
Merchants use the NETBANX® processing service, trusted by businesses and consumers in over 200 countries to move and manage billions of dollars each year, to simplify how they accept and settle credit card, direct-from-bank, and cash payments; and the NETELLER® payment account to increase margins, capture new customers and increase their lifetime value. Being an independent provider has allowed th...
Concepteur développement Oracle IAS10G et Weblogic 11g Description du poste • Concevoir, analyser, réaliser et tester des modifications reliées à une suite d'applications du domaine d’affaires (Centre de Services Partagés) • Participer et conseiller les clients à l'étape de définition de besoin • Produire la documentation de système selon la méthodologie P+ Profil recherché • Posséder un minimum d...
Analyste fonctionnel - Commerce éléctronique / Magento CGI Montréal recherche en ce moment un(e) analyste fonctionnel Web - E-Commerce avec de bonnes connaissances de la plateforme Magento. Responsabilités : • Exigences collecte / Validation Les consultants sont attendus pour valider les exigences qui ont été recueillies dans le cadre de l'exercice précédent de commerce électronique et de veiller...
PrecisionERP is a North American leader in providing contract based services to ERP markets including SAP, PeopleSoft, Oracle and JD Edwards. We are seeking a SR ERP Procurement Strategy Consultant, with Cloud offerings experience for our Ottawa based client TERM: 6-9 MONTHS START: Feb 2015 RESPONSIBILITIES: - Provide strategic direction to SR management with respect to procurement of SaaS/Cloud b...
IT Security Specialist Systematix IT Solutions is looking for candidates for two (2) IT Security Specialist contract positions in the Ottawa area. Duration of the contract is one (1) year with a quick start date. The positions involve creating IT Security Standards, as well as interpreting security policies and translating them into technical standards. In order to be considered (and contacted) fo...
Program Manager – Cyber Security Systematix IT Solutions is looking for candidates for a Program Manager (Cyber Security) contract position in the Ottawa area. Duration of the contract is nine (9) months with a quick start date and a strong possibility of a one (1) year extension. The position involves remediation of cybersecurity gaps supervising project managers undertaking IT projects identifie...
Systematix IT Solutions Ottawa is looking for candidates for a minimum one (1) year contract in the Ottawa area, with a strong possibility of extensions for up to two (2) additional years. In order to be considered, candidates MUST demonstrate the following skills on their resume: 1) MUST have a valid Enhanced Reliability security clearance from PWGSC 2) MUST have a minimum of one (1) year experie...
Job Description Does working with large-scale systems that process millions of transactions excite you? Do you want to innovate and optimize one of the World’s largest production systems? Are you seeking an environment where you can apply state-of-the-art computer science techniques, data-driven decision-making, and problem solving skills in a real world setting? Do you want to build large-scale r...
Wimp.com is seeking a highly motivated software/server engineer with exemplary organizational skills to manage the day-to-day operations of our server, as well as to develop web-based software and applications as needed. This position requires knowledge of and experience with PHP, MySQL and CentOS. Interested individuals are asked to include all relevant experience with Linux administration. Respo...
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