What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

148,300

Total High School CTE Concentrators

879

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Computer Systems Analysts 6,090 $82,400 14.9%
Information Security Analysts 1,470 $78,500 34%
Computer Programmers 3,340 $78,630 -3%
Software Developers, Applications 4,230 $88,550 23.2%
Software Developers, Systems Software 2,630 $92,060 14.4%
Web Developers 1,030 $52,170 17.5%
Database Administrators 840 $91,400 19%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 3,490 $71,930 8%
Computer Network Architects 1,010 $100,670 11.9%
Computer User Support Specialists 4,780 $46,830 16.3%
Computer Network Support Specialists 1,910 $54,040 12.6%
Computer Occupations, All Other 2,580 $74,810 13.2%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Iowa) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Apple Certified Mac Technician Certification No Data 0 No Data
Certified Information Systems Security Professional Certification No Data 178 No Data
Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician Certification No Data 4 No Data
Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification No Data 194 No Data
Cisco Certified Network Professional Certification No Data 37 No Data
CompTIA A+ Certification No Data 476 No Data
CompTIA Cloud+ Certification No Data 0 No Data
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Certification No Data 1 No Data
CompTIA Network+ Certification No Data 25 No Data
CompTIA Security+ Certification No Data 148 No Data
Google Adwords Certification Certification No Data 4 No Data
Google Analytics Certification Certification No Data 19 No Data
Microsoft Certified IT Professional Certification No Data 7 No Data
Microsoft Certified Professional Certification No Data 1 No Data
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate Certification No Data 16 No Data
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert Certification No Data 42 No Data
Microsoft Technology Associate Certification No Data 10 No Data
Oracle Certified Professional Certification No Data 0 No Data
Programmable Logic Controllers Certification Certification No Data 7 No Data