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The Top 10 IT Jobs & Salaries for 2014

8. Systems Administrator

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Average salary: $62,250+, according to Datamation

Desirable certifications/qualifications: B.S. or B.A. in Computer Science or Information Systems. Hands-on experience with Windows, Linux, SQL, C#, C++.

What does this person do?: Monitoring the day-to-day use of networks and systems, configuring software and communication systems, troubleshooting network problems, planning contingencies for data loss.

Most promising quote: “Employment of network and computer systems administrators is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Growth will be highest at firms that provide cloud computing technology.” — Bureau of Labor Statistics

On the next page: the job outlook for network systems and data communications analysts…

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