What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

45,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

518

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Computer Systems Analysts 1,880 $97,180 9%
Computer Programmers 1,260 $0 -7.9%
Software Developers, Applications 2,250 $96,730 28.4%
Software Developers, Systems Software 1,170 $101,110 14.5%
Database Administrators 430 $93,780 9.3%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 1,760 $87,290 5.1%
Computer Network Architects 350 $120,770 8.6%
Computer User Support Specialists 1,400 $53,480 11.4%
Computer Network Support Specialists 1,210 $53,320 9.9%
Computer Occupations, All Other 1,100 $79,840 10.9%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Rhode Island) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician Certification Very Oversupplied 0 12
Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification Very Undersupplied 83 0
CompTIA A+ Certification Very Undersupplied 212 0
CompTIA Network+ Certification Very Undersupplied 11 0
CompTIA Security+ Certification Very Undersupplied 239 0
Google Adwords Certification Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
Microsoft Technology Associate Certification Supply meets demand 2 0
Oracle Certified Associate Certification Supply meets demand 0 0