Great ‘Tech-Spectations’

By Robert Half February 4, 2016 at 8:35am

Great “Tech-Spectations”:

Does Pay Correspond to Pressure for IT Workers?

One in five CIOs say tech pros’ salaries too low

CIOs were asked, “When it comes to most technology salaries, which of the following statements do you agree with most?”

63% THEY ARE FAIR given the need for talent or the talent shortage.
20% THEY ARE TOO LOW given expectations and the current workload.
12% THEY ARE TOO HIGH. It can become hard to compete when recruiting.
4% Don’t know/No answer

Four in five CIOs agree pressure is up for tech teams

CIOs were also asked, “In general, do you feel like the amount of pressure on technology professionals has increased or decreased today versus five years ago?”

81% Increased
14% No change
4% Decreased

Source: Robert Half Technology. Responses from interviews with more than 2,500 CIOs in 25 metropolitan areas.

Responses may not total 100 percent due to rounding

© 2016 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.

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