Computer Systems Administrators


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Computer Systems Administrators

Computer Systems Administrators - 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
  • Universities and colleges
  • Finance and insurance agencies

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will be about average as companies 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 advanced technologies. More administrators will be needed to manage computer systems and networks in hospitals.

Computer Systems Administrators (CIS 100495)

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Illinois
14,421
Large
&
4.6%
5.8%
>>>>
966
High
  Champaign Area
291
Large
&
2.7%
7.0%
>>>>
19
High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
168
Large
&
1.8%
5.0%
>>>>
10
Moderate
  Cook County
7,071
Very large
&
5.8%
5.6%
>>>>
485
High
  Decatur Area
75
Large
&
4.0%
7.0%
>>>>
5
Moderate
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
544
Large
&
6.8%
9.7%
>>>>
38
High
  Du Page County
2,212
Very large
&
7.4%
5.4%
>>>>
156
High
  Edwardsville Area
156
Large
&
0.0%
5.1%
>>>>
9
Moderate
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
54
Medium
&
5.6%
7.0%
>>>>
4
Moderate
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
106
Large
&
-3.8%
5.2%
>>>>
7
Moderate
  Lake County
882
Very large
&
8.8%
8.6%
>>>>
64
High
  McHenry County
151
Large
&
5.3%
6.8%
>>>>
10
Moderate
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
173
Large
&
1.7%
6.8%
>>>>
10
Moderate
  Northwest Illinois Area
157
Large
&
0.0%
3.6%
>>>>
9
Moderate
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
599
Large
&
4.7%
7.3%
>>>>
41
High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
122
Large
&
0.0%
4.3%
>>>>
8
Moderate
  Rock Island-Moline Area
217
Large
&
6.0%
5.7%
>>>>
14
High
  Rockford Area
262
Large
&
4.2%
7.6%
>>>>
18
High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
50
Medium
&
-8.0%
2.4%
>>>>
3
Few
  Springfield Area
339
Large
&
0.3%
4.7%
>>>>
21
High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
224
Large
&
8.5%
6.4%
>>>>
16
High
  Vermilion County
45
Large
&
4.4%
4.9%
>>>>
3
Few
  Will County
397
Large
&
11.1%
9.1%
>>>>
30
High
United States
373,900
Large
&
4.3%
3.7%
>>>>
23,800
High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.