8 recession-proof IT careers
Which careers are still a 'safe' bet?
By Rich Hein | CIO US | Published: 16:45, 25 September 12
With the current state of the economy, IT workers face a dog-eat-dog environment filled with downsizing, outsourcing and more. To help you stay in front of the pack, Modis CEO Jack Cullen sheds light on what IT roles remain in steady demand
8. Database Administrators
With the rise of cloud computing, more businesses are relying on database administrators to secure applications, data and assets that are accessed over the Internet, eliminating the need for costly infrastructures and servers. DBA's who can both effectively and safely store, maintain and troubleshoot issues with company data will have a strong place in IT organizations for years to come