Five reasons to start an IT career in 2019

22nd January 2019

As 2019 begins many people will be considering a career change in the year ahead, with those seeking a new and exciting professional direction finding Information Technology to be a fantastic option.

An innovative and exciting industry at the forefront of developments across every sector, IT offers a chance to learn, develop and thrive in an a rapidly expanding industry.

Here we discuss just a few of the key advantages to starting a career in IT during 2019.


An IT career offers a wide range of opportunities in varied and exciting roles, ranging from development and analytics to infrastructure and engineering. This offers a wealth of new career directions for those entering the industry, and an opportunity to find your niche.


As a multi-million-pound industry with a worldwide reach, IT is a key growth sector that will continue to thrive in the decades to come. So for those seeking a career that offers development within a fast and forward-thinking setting – look no further!


If you feel you need a new challenge in your career, or wish to develop valuable new skills, a career in IT offers the perfect platform. A fast-changing industry with advancement and breakthrough at its core, you’ll never be far from an exciting new challenge.


The growth of the IT sector means that high-quality recruits are well remunerated even when joining the industry at trainee level. There are also plenty of opportunities to work through the ranks as your career develops and reach higher pay grades on the way.


For those reconsidering their professional prospects, job satisfaction is an important factor. This is why so many people choose to embark on a career in IT, because of the progress, challenges and development opportunities that the sector has to offer.

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If you would like to know more about our range of services and how discuss your future career in IT, please contact our friendly team today on 01675 468968.

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