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Computer Systems Analysts
(SOC Code : 15-1121)
in Santa Cruz County

Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software.

Employers are usually looking for candidates with a Bachelor's degree .

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Santa Cruz County is the same as Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA.


Occupational Wages[Top]
AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
25thMedian75th
Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA20141st Qtr$39.60$32.05$39.85$46.63

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Occupational Projections of Employment (also called "Outlook" or "Demand")[Top]
 AreaEstimated Year-Projected YearEmploymentEmployment ChangeAnnual Avg Openings
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
Santa Cruz County 2010 - 20202102605023.88

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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in Santa Cruz County
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services14620.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44.8%
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers 384.7%
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 2604.0%
Insurance Carriers 473.5%
Colleges and Universities 192.5%
Architectural and Engineering Services 2962.4%
Computers and Peripheral Equipment 22.4%
Scientific Research and Development Svc 852.1%
Software Publishers 52.0%
Electronics and Appliance Stores 1832.0%
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 911.8%
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 61.6%
Depository Credit Intermediation 701.6%
Employment Services 291.4%
Natural Gas Distribution 11.2%
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support2271.2%
Office Administrative Services 161.2%
ISPs, Search Portals, & Data Processing 431.1%
Semiconductor and Electronic Components 211.0%

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Training Programs (click on title for more information)[Top]
Program Title
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assura
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

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Alternate Titles
Information Systems Consultants; Information Technology (IT) Specialists; Programmer Analysts; Quality Assurance Analysts; Systems Architects; and Systems Developers.
 
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