Information security analysts, software engineers, and computer systems analysts rank one, two, and three, respectively, in CareerCast’s 2017 report on Best Jobs in IT. Don’t worry, network computer system administrators, web developers, and technical writers – you’re three, four, and five, respectively.

With information technology playing a key role in business and everyday life, it can be expected that the demand for IT personnel will continue to grow. The needs of users and companies are constantly changing, and the use of mobile devices is beginning to outpace desktop usage. All this means job security for web developers and software engineers/developers. Plus, the ever-present threat of cyberattacks means an exponential growth in demand for information security analysts.

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