What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

1,557,100

Total High School CTE Concentrators

59,318

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Computer Systems Analysts 56,150 $89,860 14.6%
Information Security Analysts 7,420 $100,490 33.4%
Computer Programmers 20,260 $84,980 0.3%
Software Developers, Applications 59,380 $108,490 33.3%
Software Developers, Systems Software 29,030 $108,570 16.3%
Web Developers 10,130 $70,630 19.4%
Database Administrators 11,810 $93,200 17.9%
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 31,530 $84,640 13.2%
Computer Network Architects 11,020 $120,820 12.6%
Computer User Support Specialists 56,370 $47,960 18.2%
Computer Network Support Specialists 17,650 $69,190 14.3%
Computer Occupations, All Other 17,240 $88,460 15.8%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Texas) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
Microsoft Technology Associate Certification Very Oversupplied 326 1,336
CompTIA A+ Certification Very Undersupplied 6,462 506
Google Analytics Certification Certification Supply meets demand 170 147
CompTIA Network+ Certification Very Undersupplied 656 146
CompTIA ITF+ Certification Very Oversupplied 0 91
Google Cloud Certified - G Suite Software Very Oversupplied 0 58
Google Cloud Certified - Professional Cloud Architect Certification Very Oversupplied 15 41
Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician Certification Moderately Oversupplied 25 40
CompTIA Security+ Certification Very Undersupplied 6,091 22
Certified Associate of (ISC)2 Certification Very Oversupplied 0 14
Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification Very Undersupplied 4,872 14
Oracle Certified Associate Certification Very Undersupplied 34 11
WD Certified Web Design Certification Supply meets demand 0 3
Apple Certified Mac Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 69 0
Certified Internet Web Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 12 0
CompTIA Strata Certification Supply meets demand 1 0
Google Adwords Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 234 0
Programmable Logic Controllers Certification Certification Very Undersupplied 16 0