Careers and skills

BCS appoints new president

Concept image of a train platform with the words skills gap along the edge
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

Apprentices at QA's e-Skills boot camp
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

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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

Security skills go begging


08 Mar 2011

The inadequacies if security training


08 Mar 2011

Walk the line


08 Mar 2011

Interview: Paul Greenwood, CIO, Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance CIO Paul Greenwood reveals how he hopes to make the global law firm “infrastructure free” by 2015
08 Mar 2011

What it’s like to be a woman in IT


08 Mar 2011

How to cut waste through licence optimisation

Methods for organisations to eliminate non-essential software costs
08 Mar 2011

How LSE was stricken by Millennium bugs

Glitches in the stock exchange’s trading system could have been avoided
08 Mar 2011

How to tackle the most common BPM challenges


08 Mar 2011

EU commissioner Neelie Kroes tells CIOs to recruit more women

Says 'there is not place for macho nonsense in our digital future' in a speech marking International Women's Day
08 Mar 2011

Ex-British Airways IT chief lands John Lewis job

Former BA CIO Paul Coby joins retail group as IT director
07 Mar 2011