Tech Salary Trends
Salaries Continue to Rise, Especially in Key Sectors, for Key Skills
There’s great news in the tech industry as far as salaries go! US Tech Salaries and Bonuses are on the rise. The latest Dice Salary Survey reports a 2% annual salary increase over last year on average. Bonuses were also up for 37% of tech professionals, with a $9,538 bonus on average. Over the last five years, average tech salaries have grown each year – 2010: 0.7%, 2011: 2.4%, 2012: 5.3%, 2013: 2.6%, (more…)
Top Certifications for 2015
Security, Business, Networking, Software/Hardware
Tech skills and certifications are important for all roles from the engineering side to project management. There are several recent surveys that highlight the certifications that are most in demand or that provide the best pay off. This article highlights a few of those surveys (with links to them) as well as discussed general skills trends that Redfish Technology has identified.
According to the UCLA Extension, tech certifications that make the most impact on your career and pay scale are the Microsoft Certified IT Professional, and the Cisco Certified Network Associate. A+, Server+, ACMT are the top hardware/software certifications requested in IT job postings.
The IT professionals merit badge is (more…)
Weekly Tech Career Opportunity Spotlight
Mobile Connectivity, Data Protection, RF Solutions
This week, our tech recruiting priorities are: Director of Sales, Account Executive, Mobile Test Automation Engineer, Android SDK Engineer – Mobile Connectivity; Software Engineers for the Deep Storage Development & Test Driving – Data Protection; ASIC Design Engineers – RF Solutions; and (more…)
Recruiting Success Stories:
Featured Placement – Justin McDaniel
Account Executive – CRM SaaS
Companies enlist Redfish Technology to recruit Sales and Marketing folks when they are ready to grow aggressively. The bar is set high from the initial conversation. He or she expects tenure with roles, relevant software experience and passion. In this particular role, the CEO needed someone with experience selling to public agencies and a proven track record in selling enterprise software, ERP and SaaS. (more…)