Information Technology Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

In Durham, there are 3 information technology schools where information technology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of information technology and information technology education in Durham, which includes information technology training at the following levels:

  • Information Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Information Technology
  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology
  • Masters degree in Information Technology
  • PhD degree in Information Technology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Information Technology Employment

Durham 4,790
North Carolina 95,760

Of the 10,670 information technology professionals employed in North Carolina, 1,700 work in Durham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Durham, there has been a 82% decline in the number of information technology professionals. As the employment for information technology professionals in Durham has decreased, overall employment in Durham has increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Information Technology employment growth

75,580 77,310 82,780 87,320 10,670
9,670 17,250 18,520 18,120 1,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Information Technology VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$79,329 $82,488 $84,180 $86,555 $132,330
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Information Technology in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

Salaries for information technology professionals in Durham have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $132,330 per year was earned by information technology professionals in Durham. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for information technology professionals in Durham was $79,329 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Durham.

Salary percentiles for Information technology professionals in Durham

10th percentile
$89,170
25th percentile
$106,240
50th percentile
$130,000
75th percentile
$155,900
90th percentile
$181,800

Information technology professionals in Durham earn a median salary of $130,000 per year. The 10% of information technology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $89,170 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 104% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Information technology professionals and related professions in Durham

Computer Science
$96,243
Information Technology
$132,330
Information Systems
$132,330

Information technology professional salaries in Durham are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Information Technology schools in Durham

3

There are 3 accredited information technology schools in the city. Many of Durham's information technology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Information Technology Programs Offered In Durham

associate
2
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in information technology offered by Durham's information technology schools.

Student Completed Information Technology Degrees In Durham

associate
11
bachelor
28
master
47
doctor
5
Certificate
1
Total92

In 2010 approximately 92 students completed information technology courses.

Information Technology Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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