NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jun 6, 2013) - Starting salaries for technology professionals in the U.S. are on the rise from 2012 to 2013, according to new research conducted by Mondo (, a leading technology resources provider. IT Security Managers (with 10 plus years' experience) and Systems Analysts had the largest increase in base compensation from 2012-2013, rising from $90,000 to $145,000 and from $65,000 to $83,000, respectively.

According to Mondo's research, the following technology positions have experienced significant salary growth from 2012-2013.

  • Data Analysts' base salaries increased 18.3% from $60,000 to $71,000
  • EC2 engineers base salaries went up 18% from $100,000 to $118,000
  • Help Desk Senior (7-10 years) staffers' salaries increased 15.4% from $65,000 to $75,000
  • Technical Writer base salaries went up 14.3% from $70,000 to $80,000
  • CIOs base salaries increased 8.3% from $180,000 to $195,000
  • Android Developers' base salaries increased 8.3% from $120,000 to $130,000

"The intense demand for highly-skilled technology professionals is resulting in significant increases in the salaries for those professionals with expertise in the areas of mobile, big data, cloud computing and user engagement skills," said Michael Kirven, founder and CEO of Mondo. "And, companies across the U.S. are reversing the trend of outsourcing skilled technology labor overseas, and now understand that skilled IT workers that are located within their innovation centers can give them a competitive edge -- which is driving demand here in the U.S for technology professionals."

Kirven added, "Looking to 2014, we see a spike in demand for HTML5 developers with salaries predicted to range from $97,000 to $135,000."

About Mondo

MONDO is a leading technology resources provider that works with companies of all sizes to deliver access to highly specialized technology and marketing professionals. For more than 13 years, its team of experienced technology staffing managers has assisted its clients in finding and placing technology and marketing experts with all skill levels, from entry-level candidates to highly-skilled professionals. Mondo's customers include Deutche Bank, Facebook, NBC Universal and NYU Medical Center. Headquartered in New York City, Mondo has offices in San Francisco, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Denver, Boston and Chicago. To learn more visit, or call 212-257-5111.

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