Cyber-Security Needs Spur Job Growth in 10 Tech Industries

 
 
By Nathan Eddy  |  Posted 2013-04-18
 
 
 

Cyber-Security Needs Spur Job Growth in 10 Tech Industries

by Nathan Eddy

Cyber-Security Needs Spur Job Growth in 10 Tech Industries

Online Payment Processing Software Developers Lead the Pack

The explosion of smartphones and mobile computing power has driven industry growth over the past five years. These technologies allow consumers to pay for transactions in the store through radio communication.

Online Payment Processing Software Developers Lead the Pack

Virtual Data Rooms to Boast Big Business

Virtual Data Rooms are attractive targets for investors due to the exponential growth of cloud data storage and the industries' resulting strong revenue and profit growth.

Virtual Data Rooms to Boast Big Business

Online Insurance Brokers Are Secure

In the next five years, revenue for online insurance brokers is forecast to increase at an annual rate of 12.9 percent to $19.2 billion.

Online Insurance Brokers Are Secure

IT Security Consulting Posts Gains

As the risk of cyber-attacks increases, IT security consultants that can help mitigate damages associated with security breaches will likely experience greater demand.

IT Security Consulting Posts Gains

Operating System, Productivity Software Devs Grow

Operating system developers and publishers are forecast to increase at an annual rate of 6.8 percent to $38.6 billion.

Operating System, Productivity Software Devs Grow

Identity-Theft Protection Services Gain Ground

In the next five years, effective cyber-security will become a more important component of business operations, in addition to the countless number of industries that conduct business online.

Identity-Theft Protection Services Gain Ground

Financial Data Service Providers Make Money

Financial data services providers have high profit margins of 21.9 percent and are forecast to experience revenue growth of 4.9 percent per year, on average, to $6.3 billion in the next five years.

Financial Data Service Providers Make Money

Online Mortgage Brokers Seal the Deal

Revenue for online mortgage brokers will grow 4.7 percent per year, on average, to $10.1 billion, the IBISWorld report projected.

Online Mortgage Brokers Seal the Deal

Database, Storage and Backup Software Devs Move Forward

Over the next five years, this industry is anticipated to grow at an annualized rate of 4.1 percent, to $38.6 billion, as businesses increasingly rely on cloud data storage.

Database, Storage and Backup Software Devs Move Forward

Data Processing and Hosting Services Develop

These services allow businesses to instantly access information, such as financial data, that is critical for informed business decisions.

Data Processing and Hosting Services Develop

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