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IT Career Guidelines

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Today, the Information Technology [IT] sector is one of the most opulent, fast thriving, and significant economic sectors in most of the countries of the world, including India. Ours this webpage mainly contains rich and very productive information regarding the status of IT sector in India, careers in it stream in india, along with hugely beneficial and securing it career guidelines, to help Indian and foreign IT students and professionals in India.

The IT sector of India, has now become one of the vital and fast booming sectors of rapidly progressing Indian economy. Progressing with an average annual growth rate of over 8%, the market-size of the IT industry of India approximately equals to US$ 200 billion at present. According to NASSCOM, the IT sector of India collects a massive revenue [over US$ 100 billion] every year, and employs directly and indirectly about 15 million people under all categories and levels. The ever-growing contribution of this IT sector to the national GDP of India is above 7.5%. Hence, the careers in computers and IT sector of India, are indeed bright, fast progressive, and well-paying to Indian and foreign professionals. Thus, IT stream is now a hugely popular, highly and greatly preferred, and lavish professional stream, quite at par with the streams of engineering and technology, medical, education and teaching, and law.

List of Careers in Computers Stream in India

The IT industry can broadly be divided into the main categories of IT Software, IT Enabled Services and BPO, IT Hardware and Peripherals, and the IT Education. These all segments are fast flourishing in India, and employ about 15 million people and professionals at varying technical, professional, non-technical, and supporting levels. Each of these IT segments is highly promising for building a career in computers field. The following list of careers in it, essential includes the most glamorous and best, and some top growing careers in it sector of India:

  • Software Engineers/Programmers
  • System Administrator
  • Developer (Web/Software Application)
  • Project Manager
  • IT Manager
  • Software Development Manager/Senior Engineer
  • Quality Assurance (QA) Engineers
  • IT Security Professionals
  • Top level Jobs in BPO
  • High level jobs in IT-Education field
  • Hardware Professionals
  • And, posts at middle to lower hierarchic levels in each IT segment.

For obtaining quick, rich, and highly growth-oriented jobs in the IT sector in India, the most popular and commonly preferred cities of India are Bangalore, Hyderabad, Gurgaon, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Pune, Noida, and other cities of the north and south India. These cities of India collectively account for about 90% of the total IT exports from India; the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore alone accounts for over one-third of the total IT exports from India every year.