What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

622,700

Total High School CTE Concentrators

3,258

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Computer Systems Analysts 30,090 $86,680 8.5%
Information Security Analysts 4,400 $95,950 23%
Computer Programmers 13,990 $87,770 -4.6%
Software Developers, Applications 26,930 $95,420 28.4%
Software Developers, Systems Software 12,820 $107,390 13.1%
Web Developers 6,100 $70,410 15.1%
Database Administrators 4,590 $96,170 8.9%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 14,420 $82,940 4.6%
Computer Network Architects 5,610 $116,620 6.6%
Computer User Support Specialists 25,770 $50,470 10.5%
Computer Network Support Specialists 10,180 $61,970 7.8%
Computer Occupations, All Other 15,490 $0 8.5%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Illinois) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Apple Certified Mac Technician Certification No Data 42 No Data
Certified Information Systems Security Professional Certification No Data 577 No Data
Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician Certification No Data 4 No Data
Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification No Data 1,453 No Data
Cisco Certified Network Professional Certification No Data 339 No Data
Cisco Certified Technician Certification No Data 5 No Data
CompTIA A+ Certification No Data 3,124 No Data
CompTIA Cloud+ Certification No Data 30 No Data
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Certification No Data 0 No Data
CompTIA ITF+ Certification No Data 5 No Data
CompTIA Linux+ Certification No Data 1 No Data
CompTIA Network+ Certification No Data 243 No Data
CompTIA Project+ Certification No Data 1 No Data
CompTIA Security+ Certification No Data 1,688 No Data
Google Adwords Certification Certification No Data 167 No Data
Google Analytics Certification Certification No Data 250 No Data
Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect Certification No Data 2 No Data
HDI Customer Service Representative Certification No Data 20 No Data
Installing and Configuring Windows 10 CTE Assessment No Data 0 No Data
LPIC-1: System Administrator Certification No Data 0 No Data
Microsoft Certified Educator Certification No Data 1 No Data
Microsoft Certified IT Professional Certification No Data 25 No Data
Microsoft Certified Professional Certification No Data 89 No Data
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate Certification No Data 227 No Data
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert Certification No Data 305 No Data
Microsoft Technology Associate Certification No Data 71 No Data
Oracle Certified Associate Certification No Data 7 No Data
Oracle Certified Professional Certification No Data 33 No Data
Programmable Logic Controllers Certification Certification No Data 0 No Data