What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

199,200

Total High School CTE Concentrators

1,891

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Computer Systems Analysts 4,240 $68,450 10.4%
Computer Programmers 1,360 $71,410 -8.8%
Software Developers, Applications 5,220 $80,760 33.5%
Software Developers, Systems Software 2,010 $80,100 21.9%
Web Developers 1,310 $68,000 17.6%
Database Administrators 1,150 $76,050 13.9%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 3,340 $60,540 6.9%
Computer Network Architects 1,600 $72,810 11.9%
Computer User Support Specialists 5,320 $45,200 15.8%
Computer Network Support Specialists 1,420 $55,820 17.6%
Computer Occupations, All Other 2,690 $78,830 10.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Kentucky) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
CompTIA ITF+ Certification Very Oversupplied 0 237
Microsoft Technology Associate Certification Very Oversupplied 14 105
NOCTI Job Ready Assessment - Computer Technology CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 78
TestOut PC Pro Certification Certification Very Oversupplied 0 33
Certified Internet Web Certification Certification Very Oversupplied 2 18
Kentucky CTE - Digital Design and Game Development CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 14
HDI Customer Service Representative Certification Very Oversupplied 1 5
CompTIA A+ Certification Very Undersupplied 1,019 4
CompTIA Network+ Certification Very Undersupplied 85 2
Kentucky CTE - Computer Science CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 0 2
TestOut Network Pro Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 2
Apple Certified Mac Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 15 0
Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician Certification Moderately Undersupplied 6 0
Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification Very Undersupplied 478 0
CompTIA Security+ Certification Very Undersupplied 914 0
Google Adwords Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 68 0
Google Analytics Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 33 0
Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
Oracle Certified Associate Certification Very Undersupplied 55 0
Programmable Logic Controllers Certification Certification Supply meets demand 0 0