sa-skills-shortage
Human Resources

Tomorrow's CIO: Perceptions of the South African IT industry

South Africa is in the midst of a skills shortage. This lack of talent at the low and mid levels of the market means the country will soon experience a shortage of IT leaders to take up the posts of today’s CIOs and IT directors, many of whom are expected to retire over the next decade. Simply put, South Africa will soon face not only a lack of skills for large IT departments and projects, but also of CIOs to lead them. New research shows that the majority SA IT professionals believe there are not enough opportunities to advance into senior management positions. What does this mean for the development of tomorrow's CIO?

View the full findings here.

PREVIOUS ARTICLE

« Myanmar (Burma): Spotlight

NEXT ARTICLE

Spotlight on Brazil »
author_image
IDG Connect

IDG Connect tackles the tech stories that matter to you

  • Mail

Recommended for You

International Women's Day: We've come a long way, but there's still an awfully long way to go

Charlotte Trueman takes a diverse look at today’s tech landscape.

Trump's trade war and the FANG bubble: Good news for Latin America?

Lewis Page gets down to business across global tech

20 Red-Hot, Pre-IPO companies to watch in 2019 B2B tech - Part 1

Martin Veitch's inside track on today’s tech trends

Poll

Do you think your smartphone is making you a workaholic?