IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
IT Leadership // Team Building & Staffing
News
5/27/2020
08:30 AM
Cynthia Harvey
Cynthia Harvey
Slideshows
Connect Directly
Twitter
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%

IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now

As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, many IT workers have experienced layoffs and unpaid furloughs. But not all the news is grim if you know where to look.
Previous
2 of 11
Next

Law Enforcement

Image: Pixabay
Image: Pixabay

During the pandemic, many parts of the country have mandated that only "essential workers" continue going to their place of employment. While the workers considered essential varies from region to region, law enforcement personnel always make the list. And as local governments begin to plan for reduced budgets in the aftermath of the coronavirus crisis, many are looking to increase their reliance on technology to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their front-line personnel. As a result, law enforcement agencies and tech firms that serve the law enforcement sector have increased their hiring. For example, law enforcement technology provider Axon reported that it has added 200 open positions in recent weeks.

Cynthia Harvey is a freelance writer and editor based in the Detroit area. She has been covering the technology industry for more than fifteen years. View Full Bio

We welcome your comments on this topic on our social media channels, or [contact us directly] with questions about the site.
Previous
2 of 11
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
News
The State of Chatbots: Pandemic Edition
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  9/10/2020
Commentary
Deloitte on Cloud, the Edge, and Enterprise Expectations
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  9/14/2020
Slideshows
Data Science: How the Pandemic Has Affected 10 Popular Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  9/9/2020
White Papers
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
IT Automation Transforms Network Management
In this special report we will examine the layers of automation and orchestration in IT operations, and how they can provide high availability and greater scale for modern applications and business demands.
Slideshows
Flash Poll