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*Points* Your job

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I am doing work experiance soon but also want a plan for the future.

I want to work in IT, With computers and any computer job.

I want to ask you...

What is your job?
Who do you work for (company)
How much does it pay? (Optional)
What qualifications do you need?
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Comments

  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Re: *Points* Your job

    What is your job?

    Internet Development Manager



    Who do you work for (company)


    I work for my own company with a partner, from home


    How much does it pay? (Optional)


    Enough to fund my student needs (rent, food, books!) With a student loan, obviously


    What qualifications do you need?

    Well I needed to learn xhtml/dynamic html, flash, php, mysql, java, director and ftp.


    .....dude go to uni. And decide which bit of working with computers you want to do!!!
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    Re: *Points* Your job
    Originally posted by Bart Buddy
    What is your job?
    Fashion/graphics designer
    Who do you work for (company)
    A fashion import/exporters
    How much does it pay? (Optional)
    9k plus overtime. i suposes its ok for a (just turned) 19 year old
    What qualifications do you need?
    nohting really. i have an nvq level 2 in general IT but they didnt even ask about that so i dont think it helped nor hindered.
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    What is your job?
    Freelance Web Designer

    Who do you work for?
    Myself

    How much does it pay?
    £25p/h

    What qualifications do you need?
    If experience counts as a qualification it's the only one you need
  • Former MemberFormer Member Posts: 1,876,324 The Mix Honorary Guru
    **What is your job?
    Im a Lead Developer and General IT/IS Consultant

    **Who do you work for (company)
    Taskcare Ltd (soon to become a contractor)

    **How much does it pay? (Optional)
    23k per year + £2 an hour on call when needed (about £1,000 a month)

    **What qualifications do you need?
    Web languages (HTML, php, pearl, java(servlets) etc..)
    Platform programing (C/C++, VB6, VBA)
    Know MS operating systems inside out
    Knowledge of Linux (debian and redhat)
    Knowledge of IT Industry (new technology, standards etc)

    If you want some tips on how to get ahead.
    1. Know exactly what you do, be sure that you are the only person who can do what you do, as well as you, in the company.
    2. Go outside of you remit once in a while and surprise people with the knowledge you have.
    3. Top yourself up on the IT industry (www.theregister.com) know whats the next big wave
    4. Always ask for more, if you get a raise and your not happy let them know.
    5. Be liked by everyone else in the company, work is a nasty place to have enemys
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