Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Information Technology
Professional

United States Location

Columbia
SC
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$86,928

Experience Requirement

5 Years

Raise +1 Year

$4,322 at 4.97%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years: $86,928 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $70,725 & $103,131; and, 5% of Jobs top $126,745.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$306,277 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $134,558
5% $126,745
10% $117,838
25% $103,131
33% $97,155
50% $86,928
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $83,914 $89,942
25% $79,283 $94,573
33% $76,700 $97,155
50% $70,725 $103,131
67% $63,488 $110,368
95% $39,298 $134,558
Salary Average =

$86,928

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years $81,816 $5,112 at 6.25%
5 Years $86,928 $4,322 at 4.97%
6 Years $91,250 $3,744 at 4.10%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $41,013 at the low experience of 2 Months; $86,928 at the average experience of 5 Years; and, $103,710 at the top experience of 9 Years and 11 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 9 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 2 Months $41,013 $17,356 at 42.32%
Average 5 Years $86,928 $4,322 at 4.97%
Top 9 Years and 11 Months $103,710 $2,457 at 2.37%

Qualifications

Description

An Information Technology Professional is involved in the design, development, administration and/or support of digital interactive services delivering written language, numeric data, graphic display, sound and/or device control in a business, government or consumer environment.

A division of labor within the profession has created numerous specialist occupations within the broad categories of software applications, system operation, data storage, network communication and user presentation.

Demand

Professional Opportunities
IT Director,
Director of Information Technology Operations, Software Development or Security,
1.3% of job descriptions;
IT Security,
Security of Information Technology with Encryption, Threat Testing and/or Readiness-Response of ID Access, Intrusion, Malware and/or Data Integrity,
5.3% of job descriptions;
C# language,
C# Development on Microsoft .Net platform often with ASP, Azure, Dynamics, SharePoint, Sql Server, SSAS/SSIS/SSRS and/or other applications,
5.3% of job descriptions;
Java language,
Java Development often utilizing framework, database, business intelligence, business enterprise and/or application server software,
5.3% of job descriptions;
Python language,
Python Development often with JavaScript, Django, Hadoop and/or R,
0% of job descriptions;
JavaScript language,
JavaScript Development often with AngularJS and/or NodeJS frameworks,
1.3% of job descriptions;
.Net platform,
Microsoft .Net Application Administration-Development with ASP, Dynamics, SharePoint, Sql Server and/or SSAS/SSIS/SSRS,
5.3% of job descriptions;
Oracle software,
Oracle Application Administration-Development with EBS, database, Hyperion, JD Edwards, OBIEE and/or Peoplesoft,
0% of job descriptions;
SAP software,
SAP Application Administration-Development often with ABAP, Business Objects, Crystal Reports, Hana and/or Netweaver,
0% of job descriptions;
Windows system,
Microsoft Windows Server and/or System Administration-Support often with Active Directory, Cisco network, Exchange, image deployment and/or VmWare virtual service,
1.3% of job descriptions;
Linux system,
Linux Administration often with application, cloud, virtual and/or web servers, scripting and/or networking,
0% of job descriptions;
Cisco system,
Cisco Networking often with VoIP and/or F5,
5.3% of job descriptions.

Location

Columbia, SC

South Carolina,
Cayce, Columbia, Forest Acres, Lexington, Oak Grove, Richland and St Andrew, West Columbia.

These locations are all included in the Columbia, SC metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).