Careers and skills

Former minister says cutbacks threaten cyber crime fight

Taking an axe to budgets
Alun Michael says coalition is closing much-needed centres of expertise
24 Mar 2011

Budget analysis: A broadly positive response from the tech industry

Chancellor George Osborne delivers his Budget in the House of Commons London. Photo - PA Wire
With tax breaks and incentives and apprenticeship schemes likely to give the sector a boost
23 Mar 2011

How to make outsourcing pay for client and supplier

Alex Blues is IT sourcing specialist for PA Consulting Group
Both parties must have a coherent business plan and be able to prove they are a suitable match
23 Mar 2011

CTO v CIO: Which path should you take?

Computing looks at the options available on the IT management career path
23 Mar 2011

Government CIO hits back at critics of key DWP and HMRC projects

Joe Harley says government project leaders have learned from the mistakes of the past
23 Mar 2011

Don’t let the cloud bite you in the PaaS

Prepare your business for the year of platform-as-a-service
23 Mar 2011

CompTIA launches new skills programme

Programme aims to support educators and IT trainers and help address the skills gap in IT
23 Mar 2011

Interview: Volkswagen UK systems director Nick Gaines

Volkswagen UK's IT chief explains how important it is for technology leaders to understand business strategy and processes in the modern enterprise
22 Mar 2011

Look beyond IT graduates to plug the skills gap

School leavers, job switchers and graduates of other disciplines can all be trained in IT
22 Mar 2011

Olympics to create 5,000 UK IT jobs

London Olympics worth £250m to IT and telecoms sector
21 Mar 2011

BCS appoints new president

Jim Norton aims to raise the profile of computer science and computational thinking
17 Mar 2011

e-Skills boot camp: Apprentices in their own words

Computing caught up with the apprentices attending the software development boot camp run by e-skills and training provider QA, to find out how effective the scheme really is
16 Mar 2011

Sky creates 100 new tech jobs

Variety of posts are advertised, including test analysts and Agile Java developers
14 Mar 2011

Sharp rise in demand for permanent IT staff, REC jobs report finds

Business analysts are particularly sought-after, according to REC/KPMG research
10 Mar 2011

Birmingham Airport never wants to buy another server following virtualisation project

Five per cent physical server CPU utilisation made airport ripe for virtualisation success
10 Mar 2011

Avis CIO leaves after three years behind the wheel

Adam Gerrard oversaw cost cuts and moves into social media at car hire firm
10 Mar 2011

Big Blue launches Big Data boot camp

IBM announces worldwide skills boot camp
10 Mar 2011

CIOs are to spend most of their time rolling out new apps, says HP chief

This will require a massively increased flexibility in the network
10 Mar 2011

Tesco.com R&D chief volunteers for the Olympics

Nick Lansley volunteers his IT expertise and encourages others to do the same
09 Mar 2011

RIM marketing chief announces exit ahead of PlayBook launch

Timing could not have been worse for RIM's tablet ambitions
08 Mar 2011

International Women's Day highlights IT's failings

IT industry still plagued by gender inequality
08 Mar 2011

Open support


08 Mar 2011

Match made in hell?


08 Mar 2011

Safe Wi-Fi is worth the effort


08 Mar 2011