7 Big Data Jobs You Need to Know

This is part of a Penton Technology special series on big data.  In my job as an editor I see a lot of statistics thrown around on technology, so it’s not often that I read one that really wows me. Get this: nearly six million jobs were created in the US last year to work on big data projects. This is according to a slideshow from Bernard Marr, the author of Big Data: Using Smart Big Data, Analytics and Metris to Make Better Decisions. To break it down, 1.9 million jobs were created in the US last year to work on the IT-side of big data projects, but each of these jobs is supported by 3 new jobs outside of IT. Isn’t that incredible? Jobs that require big data expertise…


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