11 May 2012

Is the golden age over for IT jobs?

Technology Sectator – May 11 2012 It’s less than three months until IT student Nick Cannizzo graduate from Melbourne’s Monash University and he’s almost certain that he’s going to land an attractive position almost immediately. Cannizzo says he knew he was destined for a career in IT when he single-handedly upgraded the servers at his dad’s workplace. The successful experience prompted him to drop his degree in biomedicine and pursue his passion for IT. But will it be that easy? Earlier this week the Federal Budget brought a surprise cut of more than 4,000 jobs to the public service and the termination or deferral of a variety of big ticket IT projects. Read Full Article