Moving IT services to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS cloud providers profoundly affects IT roles and responsibilities. This analysis provides guidance for technical professionals focused on I&O on how to transition to new cloud roles, hone required skills and build a career strategy for staying relevant.
- How IT Service Migrations to Public Clouds Impact I&O Jobs and Roles
- How Does Cloud Migration Affect IT Skills Requirements?
- Career Survival Strategies for the Cloud Era
- Strategy 1: Do Nothing (Stay in Current Role, Deepening Skills)
- Strategy 2: Pursue a New Technical Staff Role and/or New Technical Skills
- Strategy 3: Stay in Current Role and Build "Soft" Nontechnical/Business Skills
- Strategy 4: Prepare for New or Emerging Management Roles
- How to Gain Experience for Your Next Role?
- Certifications Are Key for a Successful Transition
- How Much Will Cloud Architects Make Compared With On-Premises Architects?
- You Must Take Responsibility for Your Own Career Planning and the Appropriate Training
- Rethink Your Career Trajectory Now, Because the Cloud Migration Trend Is Accelerating
- Don't Do It Alone
- Perform a Gap Analysis of Your Current Skills
- Build Your Own Individual Development Plan to Collect Missing Skills
- Stay Connected
- No Matter the Career Strategy You Pick, Broaden Nontechnical Skills and Invest in Building Management Skills and Competencies
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