Top 15 Technology Jobs for 2015

The numbers are in!

Mondo, a tech and digital marketing resourcing provider, just released its list of the top in-demand technology jobs for 2015.

“We’re seeing an emphasis on security and analytics jobs, as systems become more complex,” said Vik Nath, Regional Recruiting Director, Mondo.

The top 15 jobs, according to Mondo, are listed below:

*Security engineer
*Cloud engineer
*IOS/Android developers
*Mobile UX designers
*DevOps
*Big data analyst
*Data Scientist
*CMS developer
*Responsive web developer/designers
*Systems administrators
*Embedded engineering
*POS analysts/engineers
*Security architects
*Firewall engineers
*RF Wireless engineers

“Traditional IT departments are shifting to more innovative structures as the market dictates more agile technologies,” said Nath. “Specialized IT skill sets are a major focus in 2015, to stay ahead of the game.”

Mondo is also reporting that the following technologies will be especially important in 2015 — technologies that influence lifestyle and time management, with a focus on data and security:

*Internet of Things
*Computing is Everywhere
*3-D printing
*Big data
*Smart machines
*Mobile and Cloud Computing
*IT security
*Wearable technology
*Web-scale IT
*Drones
*Software-defined infrastructures
*Context-rich systems
*Self-driving robotic vehicles
*Virtual reality
*BYOD: bring your own device

And especially here in Dallas, we’ll see a rise in these types of positions, with a need for more innovation in existing companies. Forbes recently named Dallas one of the top 5 cities poised to be the next Silicon Valley tech hub, due to the region’s affordability of living and having one of the country’s highest job growth rates in tech.

You can read the full report from Mondo here.

Rachel Winstead
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Rachel is a freelance writer and works at Soap Hope in downtown Dallas. She hates the term "disrupt," tweets about startups, and appreciates a well-crafted hashtag.