According to the State of Utah website, in 2010 Utah and Salt Lake City were recognized for their ability to bring in high tech corporations that are creating high paying jobs in Salt Lake and the rest of the state. Utah has also been increasing imports to Europe.
Information security jobs in Utah are rated high in both salary and job openings. According to the Utah Job Outlook, Computer Systems Designs positions increased 10.1% in 2012. Computer Systems Analysts and Computer and Information Systems Managers received a five star rating for strongest employee outlook and wages.
These positions were also rated as having 100 or more annual openings. The five star rating was for the information security jobs statewide and in metro areas, including Salt Lake County.
Information Security Salaries in Utah
There are many companies that are seeking to hire Information Security Analysts or related positions, including:
- Ag Reserves Incorporated
- Kforce Technologies
- United Health Group
- Union Pacific Railroad
- Ultradent Products
- Robert Half Technologies
- Fresenius Med Care corporate offices
The salary for Computer Systems Analysts is $31.00 an hour. The salary for Computer and Information Systems Managers is $43.50 an hour and the annual salary for Information Systems Analysts is $70,000 a year.