Computer Systems Analysts


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Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Central, West Central, East Central, North Central, Northeast, Northern Stateline, Northwest, Southeast, Southern, Southwest, Statewide
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Computer Systems Analysts

Computer Systems Analysts - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Computer systems design companies
  • Finance and insurance agencies
  • Information services companies

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will be faster than average as companies seek to improve existing computer operations. Companies are also investing in newer, faster, and mobile technologies. Growth will be highest at companies that provide cloud-computing technology.

In addition, growth in this occupation is expected in the health care industry as it moves to electronic medical records and other updates in technology.

Growth in this occupation will be driven by very rapid growth in the computer and data processing services industry. This is expected to be one of the fastest growing industries in the US economy. Demand will also result from the need to replace employees who are promoted to other positions or who retire.

Computer Systems Analysts (CIS 100047)

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Illinois
30,091
Very large
&
8.5%
5.8%
>>>>
2,232
Very High
  Champaign Area
479
Very large
&
10.4%
7.0%
>>>>
36
High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
314
Very large
&
1.3%
5.0%
>>>>
20
High
  Cook County
14,579
Very large
&
11.1%
5.6%
>>>>
1,130
Very High
  Decatur Area
153
Large
&
5.9%
7.0%
>>>>
11
High
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
897
Very large
&
11.1%
9.7%
>>>>
69
High
  Du Page County
5,379
Very large
&
11.8%
5.4%
>>>>
421
Very High
  Edwardsville Area
262
Large
&
2.7%
5.1%
>>>>
18
High
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
108
Large
&
4.6%
7.0%
>>>>
7
Moderate
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
211
Very large
&
-1.4%
5.2%
>>>>
13
High
  Lake County
2,005
Very large
&
12.1%
8.6%
>>>>
158
Very High
  McHenry County
288
Very large
&
6.2%
6.8%
>>>>
20
High
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
282
Very large
&
3.9%
6.8%
>>>>
19
High
  Northwest Illinois Area
300
Large
&
-0.7%
3.6%
>>>>
19
High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
1,410
Very large
&
8.5%
7.3%
>>>>
105
Very High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
227
Large
&
0.0%
4.3%
>>>>
14
High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
530
Very large
&
9.1%
5.7%
>>>>
40
Very High
  Rockford Area
495
Very large
&
4.0%
7.6%
>>>>
33
High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
97
Large
&
-2.1%
2.4%
>>>>
6
Moderate
  Springfield Area
728
Very large
&
4.9%
4.7%
>>>>
51
Very High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
489
Very large
&
13.1%
6.4%
>>>>
39
High
  Vermilion County
89
Large
&
6.7%
4.9%
>>>>
7
High
  Will County
760
Very large
&
15.3%
9.1%
>>>>
63
High
United States
632,400
Very large
&
7.4%
3.7%
>>>>
46,200
Very High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.