Computer Systems Analyst

Median Annual Wage

$83,230 or $40.01/hr
Durham-Chapel Hill

Annual Job Openings

1,800
North Carolina
29
% Associate’s degree
33
% Bachelor’s degree

Job Outlook

+14%
North Carolina

Total Number Employed

25,000
North Carolina
Computers are intricate, multi-faceted devices, meaning there needs to be an assortment of experts to properly make and maintain them.

Computer systems analysts examine science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Their job also might require them to review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations.

Students wanting to enter this field can earn various credentials to help them get started through the Durham Tech Information Technology program. Courses covers topics such as computer operations and terminology, operating systems, database, networking, security, and technical support.