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Occupation Title: Computer and Information Systems Managers

Description: Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 19-3021

Sample Job Titles:  Information Technology Manager (IT Manager), Information Technology Director (IT Director), Information Systems Director (IS Director), Data Processing Manager, MIS Director (Management Information Systems Director), Information Systems Manager (IS Manager), Information Systems Supervisor (IS Supervisor), Computing Services Director, Director of Application Development, Technical Services Manager

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Estimated Total Employment*
2010: 288,660
2011: 300,830
2012: 309,740
2013: 319,080
2014: 330,360

Data Source:
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Projected Job Openings (2012-2022): 97,100
Projected Growth (2012-2022): 
(total 10 year projection, not annual)

Data Source:
O*NET Online

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).

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