Top Paying Business Skills for IT Pros

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    Ericka Chickowski

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Business Process Management/Modeling/ImprovementTechnology plays a driving role in the automation necessary for impactful business process changes, but if those who deploy it don't know how the business works in the first place they won't be nearly as effective at their jobs.
As technology specialists are called upon to help with line of business operations, the need for IT professionals with solid business skills continues to intensify. A recent study by IT employment and consulting firm Foote Partners showed that the best-paid IT workers are those who can get a handle on what it calls 'hybrid skills.' So what kind of business skills will boost your pay? Many of the most hotly sought after are management, methodology and process skills, according to Foote Partners' IT Skills and Certifications Pay Index. Here are 10 business skills that can earn IT workers premium pay.
This article was originally published on 2011-12-06