Survey: This IT skill is in high demand now

Opportunities are increasing for workers in many IT jobs, but one group of IT professionals is in especially high demand right now: 

5 IT skills companies want now

Folks with certain IT skills and experience are in high demand. While some types of IT employees will always be sought after, there are some new skill sets companies are looking for now.

Which IT employees are toughest to hire and keep now?

As the economy recovers, competition for IT talent is heating up. What skills in particular are in the highest demand?

IT staff would rather work from home than get a raise

Looking for a way to satisfy IT employees without any room in the budget for raises? Luckily, there’s a no-cost benefit many want more than money, anyway:

Get ready for ‘talent wars,’ say IT staffing experts

After an extended period of rough job prospects, IT pros may soon find they’re in high demand. And that means competitors will be after your employees.

Learn this skill to boost your salary

Even in a patchy economy, IT pros can learn new skills to put themselves in higher demand. What area’s reaping the most benefits for techies now?

Tech hiring picks up, so does pressure on employers

Here’s more evidence you could have a harder time hanging on to your best IT employees in 2011.

Believe the hype: Demand for pros with cloud skills grows dramatically

For years now we’ve been hearing the hype about “cloud computing,” technology’s new frontier. Looks like all the hype is actually driving cloud adoption — if you believe job stats and leading analysts.

IT talent getting more expensive

As the economy improves, competition for IT workers with specialized skills is increasing. And as a result, so are these new hires’ wages.

Brace yourself for new competition in IT hiring

The most talented employees in your IT department could soon be in high demand, according to recent reports. Here are some steps you can take to keep retention problems at bay.