What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

419,900

Total High School CTE Concentrators

3,165

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Computer Systems Analysts 13,830 $103,340 3.8%
Information Security Analysts 3,290 $118,760 21.3%
Computer Programmers 11,920 $76,320 -12.7%
Software Developers, Applications 45,450 $101,460 22.5%
Software Developers, Systems Software 9,590 $121,680 6.3%
Web Developers 3,510 $78,010 9.1%
Database Administrators 4,210 $110,150 7.8%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 12,300 $92,670 -0.2%
Computer Network Architects 5,450 $125,020 -1.8%
Computer User Support Specialists 14,680 $60,310 7.1%
Computer Network Support Specialists 6,470 $81,150 4.3%
Computer Occupations, All Other 10,280 $99,500 7.2%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (New Jersey) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Microsoft Technology Associate Certification Very Oversupplied 12 67
CompTIA Network+ Certification Very Undersupplied 125 11
Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician Certification Very Oversupplied 3 10
Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification Very Undersupplied 664 5
CompTIA A+ Certification Very Undersupplied 1,775 5
CompTIA Security+ Certification Very Undersupplied 637 5
Oracle Certified Associate Certification Very Oversupplied 1 5
Apple Certified Mac Technician Certification Supply meets demand 4 0
Google Adwords Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 24 0
Google Analytics Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 30 0
Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect Certification Supply meets demand 0 0