2018 IT Employment off to a Strong Start

According to IT trade organization, CompTIA, employment growth within the IT sector posted modest gains, while hiring for core positions continued to gain strength.

In fact, employers added more than 160,000 IT positions in January, CompTIA’s analysis of today’s Bureau of Labor Statistics “Employment Situation” report reveals. (#JobsReport)

Per a press release issues by CompTIA, “Within the IT sector, employment grew by an estimated 3,300 jobs in January. New hiring in the IT services and custom software development category – up an estimated 4,500 new jobs – was offset by another month of labor reductions in telecommunications, which shed 3,100 positions.”

Click here to learn more about the growth of IT employment, and to read the full report on CompTIA’s web site.

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