Industries in Palm Beach County Information Technology

1,099

 
Businesses

9,066

 
Jobs in 2019 (EST.)

9,550

 
Jobs in 2024 (EST.)

$103,332

 
Average Salary

Florida has remained at the forefront of technological innovations since the beginning of IBM in Boca Raton. The industry capabilities are diverse, and include: software design, mobile technologies, communication equipment, modeling and simulation, photonics, plus more. Careers within the industry share a similar focus on mathematical concepts, analytical thinking, and attention to detail. You can begin your career in the industry by getting work experience, enrolling in a training program or earning a degree. There is ample opportunity or advancement through additional training, specializing in a particular niche within the industry, earning credentials, or gaining more experience on the job. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, explore the resources available through Florida Institute Commercialization of Public Research, a non-profit organization that supports innovation and new company creation.

Job Certifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • GIAC IT Security Administration Certification
  • Red Hat Certification
  • VMWare Certified Professional
  • Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA)
  • Certified Software Tester (CSTE)

Programs & Training

Interested in working in the information technology industry? CareerSource Palm Beach County has several training programs that can help kick-start your career. Click the button below to apply for training.

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