Employment: Computer and Information Systems Managers
Computer and information systems managers held about 284,000
jobs in 2002. About 2 in 5 works in service-providing industries,
mainly in computer systems design and related services. This industry
provides services related to the commercial use of computers on a
contract basis, including custom computer programming services;
computer systems integration design services; computer facilities
management services, including computer systems or data-processing
facilities support services for clients; and other computer-related
services, such as disaster recovery services and software installation.
Other large employers include insurance and financial services firms,
government agencies, and manufacturers.