Compensation concerns and workload worries aside, when it comes to the big picture, a significant majority of survey respondents are happy in IT: 82% said they are either satisfied or very satisfied with their decision to pursue a career in IT.
That squares with what employees and analysts are seeing out in the marketplace. “IT is really in a renaissance right now,” sums up John Reed, senior executive director at Robert Half Technology, the IT staffing firm. “For several years, IT was in a quiet period in terms of innovation. Now, IT is being viewed for its potential to revolutionize a company, and it’s a cool place to be.”
Read the full report: Computerworld IT Salary Survey 2013