Nearly 14,000 IT pros took our 2012 salary survey, providing insights into salaries and bonuses. What can you learn to increase your paycheck and career satisfaction?
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There must be some reason people spend their lives in hotels and airplanes, right? Money's the most-cited reason people choose contracting or consulting, by 45% of staff and 56% of managers. Staff-level consultants and contractors report median salaries 19% higher than IT staffers overall, and for managers the premium is 12%. But 32% of staff and 18% of managers say they do it because they couldn't find full-time work, and 30% of staff and 41% of managers say it's to have flexible hours.
How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security EnterpriseTo learn more about what organizations are doing to tackle attacks and threats we surveyed a group of 300 IT and infosec professionals to find out what their biggest IT security challenges are and what they're doing to defend against today's threats. Download the report to see what they're saying.
IT Strategies to Conquer the CloudChances are your organization is adopting cloud computing in one way or another -- or in multiple ways. Understanding the skills you need and how cloud affects IT operations and networking will help you adapt.