MBTI® Test ENTJ Computer and Information Systems Managers
Strong Interest Inventory® General Occupational Theme Code: Enterprising, Conventional, Investigative (ECI)
Hammer (1996) writes that Myers-Briggs test Extraverted-Intuitive-Thinking-Judging (ENTJ) Personality Types can succeed in careers that place them in positions of authority, and which reward their naturally quick-thinking, analytical mindsets. For this reason, MBTI test types can make ideal computer and information systems managers.
Computer and information systems managers plan and coordinate activities involving data processing, systems analysis, computer programming, and other related fields. This may require reviewing project plans in order to develop and implement a successful initiative, or developing organizational goals and procedures themselves. Computer and information systems managers must also consult with clients, users, and their company’s administration to assess needs and ensure that their current systems are meeting expectations. They can also run evaluations independently, and evaluate data processing speeds to ensure they are meeting network demands. Furthermore, they are responsible for training new staff, and helping users become familiar with technical systems involved in their own careers. This may involve running workshops, writing informational pamphlets, or handling individual problems with particular clients or employees.
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Computer and information systems managers need a solid grounding in computers and electronics and telecommunications. Of course, fluent and confident English communication and customer service skills will demonstrate a familiarity with the field and imply a comfort with working with superiors and supervisors as well. Being able to actively listen to needs or requirements of particular projects, and then synthesize an action plan that will meet those needs is absolutely essential for a successful computer and information systems manager. Most computer and information systems managers develop these skills with several years of work experience, and many also have college or graduate degrees as well.
Below are some employment trends for Computer or Information Systems Managers:
- Median wage: $70.37 hourly, $146,360 annually
- Employment: 414,400 employees
- Projected growth (2018-2028): Much faster than average (11% or higher)
- Projected job openings (2018-2028): 38,800
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Click on one of these corresponding popular ENTJ Careers for detailed information including Career Stats, Income Stats, Daily Tasks and Required Education: Aerospace Engineers, Architect, Architectural and Engineering Manager, Chef, Computer and Information Systems Managers , Electrical Engineer, Emergency Management Director, Epidemiologist, Market Research Analyst, and Pharmacists.
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Click on a link below to read more about different MBTI Personality Types
- Introduction to Type (Isabel Briggs Myers, 1998, CPP Inc.)
- Introduction to Type and Careers (Allen L. Hammer, 2007, CPP Inc.)
- Bureau of Labor Statistics 2013 wage data and 2012-2022 employment projections
- MBTI® Type Tables for Occupations, 2nd Edition. Schaubhut, N. & Thompson, R. (CPP, 2008)