Networking and Data Center Salary Survey: Is 2012 What You Expected?, August 22, 2012 We're three-quarters of the way through 2012. Have you had your salary review yet? Did you get that raise? Take a look at what networking and data center professionals anticipated at the start of the year.
Training opportunities continued to fall by the wayside, according to our 2012 Network Computing Salary Survey. Twenty-two percent of staff members reported fewer training opportunities in 2011; 35% said they'd received no additional training or certification.
When staff members are able to get away for training, they have a 50/50 chance of getting the company to pay for it, according to the survey. Fifteen percent paid for it themselves.
As for managers, 15% said they had fewer shots at training in 2011; 31% received none at all. As with their staffs, 15% of those who were able to work in training paid for it themselves; 56% were funded by the company.