Computer Occupations, All Other (15-1199)

Occupation description:  All computer occupations not listed separately. Excludes Computer and Information Systems Managers (11-3021), Computer Hardware Engineers (17-2061), Electrical and Electronics Engineers (17-2070), Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1021), Multimedia Artists and Animators (27-1014), Graphic Designers (27-1024), Computer Operators (43-9011), and Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairs (49-2011).

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 305313 2.66 1421
United States 287,200313,800 9.35,800 13,90022,360

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.


Wage data is not available.

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
37553 14.137.7 29.4
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation67
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation44
UI claimants previously working in occupation14
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 766
Number of job position postings 115
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 6.7

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Bachelor’s degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

Change & Time Management

Nu-Solutions Consulting   (Anchorage)
Advanced Primavera P6, Fundamentals Professional Client, Course 106-P Certificate
Advanced Project Modeling and Estimating, Class E-201 Certificate
Essentials of HD Performance HD P101
Essentials of Project Modeling and Estimating, Class E-101 Certificate
Managing Risk in Primavera Risk Analysis, Course 501
Migrating from P3 to Primavera P6
Oracle Primavera Contract Management, Course 201 Certificate
Primavera P6 Advanced
Primavera P6 Analytics 11g
Primavera P6 Fundamentals Rel15 (P6 Web), Course 101 Certificate
Primavera P6 Professional Fundamentals, Course 102 Certificate
Primavera P6 Reporting with BI Publisher 11g
Primavera P6, Application Administration 15, Course 106-A Certificate
Project Management in Oracle Primavera Contractor, Course 700
Resource Management in Oracle Primavera P6, Course 106-R Certificate
Resource Management in Oracle Primavera Web Access, Course 107 Certificate

Thomas Edison State University   (Eielson AFB)
Computer Science BA

University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Computer Science BA
Computer Science BS
Project Management MS

University of Alaska Anchorage, Kodiak   (Kodiak)
Computer Systems Technology AAS

University of Alaska Anchorage, Mat-Su   (Palmer)
Computer Systems Technology AAS

University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Computer Science BS
Computer Science MS

University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Information Systems AAS
Information Systems BS

University of Alaska Southeast, Ketchikan   (Ketchikan)
Information Systems AAS

Alaska Economic Trends articles

Alaska’s IT Workers (April 2013)